Taylor & Crawley

Celebrating 70 Years

E-Type Low Drag

Details

Exterior Colour
Silver
Drive
Right

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Starting with a 1963 E-Type this car was built up with an all aluminium body and tub by RS Panels and is probably the only low-drag E-Type currently racing with the correct Lucas mechanical fuel injection which has been superbly reliable. The 340 bhp engine, a true 3800cc capacity, has the wide angle head with dry sump lubrication, steel crank and Cosworth pistons.

This car is correct in all respects including homologated weight at a shade over 1000 Kgs.
WK 9999 has been prepared by Blakeney Motorsport and has recently had a major overhaul for the coming season, the engine was re-build and freshly rebuilt drive shafts, new steering arms, new 350 lb rear springs and a new Simpson 105 DB dual silencer exhaust system were installed.

The current specification includes:
Wide rear track as homologated.
Close ratio straight cut gear Moss box with Welch gears.
Special bell housing to allow gear box removal without engine extrication.
AP twin plate clutch.
BPA Engineering differential fitted with a Hewland LSD. 3.77:1
Diff cooler with twin radiators.
Magnesium peg drive wheels.
Correct Dunlop brake callipers, BG Developments.
Koni big body double adjustable shock absorbers.
Up-rated torsion bars.
FIA legal exhaust manifold
Premier FIA safety fuel cell.
Plumbed in FIA Fire system
Lightweight alternator.
ATI crank damper.
Electronic ignition.
Earls brake and fuel lines throughout.
Crosthwaite Cams and valves/buckets.
Total Seal rings.
Threaded core plugs.
Cometic head gasket.
Twin Bosch high pressure pumps.
Holley pick up pump with swirl pot.
Front and rear tow eyes.
External fire and ign pulls.
Dash has all usual instruments and low oil pressure / high water temp warning lights.
 


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