This coming weekend on the 15th, 16th and 17th of July is the Cholmodeley Pageant of Power. The gates open at 8.00am and with prices from £20 for adults and £5 for children its makes a great day out for the family. Described as “The Goodwood of the North” by TopGear it hosts a vast array of automobiles both 4 wheeled and 2 wheeled to celebrate power and performance.

Their will be entertainment for everyone with racing, military demonstrations, air displays, music and fireworks on the Saturday night followed by Manchester Camerata Orchestra. Mini Sport are more interested in the cars themselves however as beside all the famous F1 cars and Superbikes will be a Mini with a Mini Sport engine as Gerry Simpson will be attending in his Mk1 Austin Mini.

Mini Sport supplied, fitted and tuned his Minis engine. Parts include a 3 Core Cooper S Radiator, 10 Row Oil Cooler, SU HS4 1.5″ Twin Carburettor, Kent 276 Cam and of course we supplied the 1293cc engine and a reconditioned gearbox running 3.76.1 Final Drive.