mini sport rolling road

6 EMO… Nearly Finished!

Dan Anderson - 15/08/2013

This morning 6 EMO had its final run on the Mini Sport Rolling Road to fine tune the Carburettors. With the distributor now re-calibrated and fitted it was a simple task of refining the twin SU Carburettors to fuel more productively for motorsport. After the Rolling Road session our Technician got to work on the interior. In preparation for the Pirelli Classic Marathon this year …

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6 EMO on the Mini Sport Rolling Road

Dan Anderson - 13/08/2013

Last week we took the engine out of the well know Works Replica as it had used excessive oil and was in need of remanufacturing. You can read more about this in our last post. On returning to Mini Sport after competing in the Pirelli Classic Marathon our mechanic got stuck straight in and everything went as planned as the engine has now been rebuilt and …

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Mini Marcos in the Mini Sport Workshop

Dan Anderson - 13/08/2012

Before the weekend we were visited by a very nice Mini Marcos and it owner who steadily built it over a 17 year period. The Mini Sport customer has been its owner since he was only seventeen and it became a long but fun and educational project. Although he now lives in Australia he still completed the build, spreading it out over his regular visits …

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MG Midget on Mini Sport Rolling Road

Dan Anderson - 15/11/2011

On Friday David Morrison visited Mini Sport with his MG Midget. David regularly competes in the Luffield Speed Championship and has in fact won his class four years running, so this past year he decided to go for a change and go back to some good old fashioned circuit racing. He entered the MG Cockshoot Cup with high hopes of continuing his good form into …

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Mini has a new Gearbox and Tuning session

Dan Anderson - 14/11/2011

Recently our Mini Sport Garage has been very busy and one of the many jobs ongoing was to fit a new gearbox to a very nice Mk2 Mini Cooper S that is Rally Prepared. The Mini itself is in very good condition and a nice clean Mini is always going to keep our Technicians happy. The Mini has visited Mini Sport several times before. The …

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Side Valve Drag Car on Mini Sport Rolling Road

Dan Anderson - 28/07/2011

This morning Mr Odgie came in to Mini Sport with his Drag Car. He had a problem with his fuelling and wanted an expert opinion about his Carburettor so booked a Rolling Road session with our technician Rob who has got unparalleled experience with Carburettors. Mr Odgies car was painstakingly built up from the ground by himself. It runs a Ford 100E Side Valve 1172cc …

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