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Scimitar GTE /Sprint/Hillclimb/Track/Road Rally/Competition

Sale price: £5,495.00 make an offer

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Scimitar GTE /Sprint/Hillclimb/Track/Road Rally/Competition for sale

Current customer rating: current rating for this car (2.05) based on 459 votes
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  •  Scimitar GTE /Sprint/Hillclimb/Track/Road Rally/Competition
  •  Scimitar GTE /Sprint/Hillclimb/Track/Road Rally/Competition
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It has been fully prepared for sprints and hillclimbs and meets MSA blue book requirements section 12 for modified limited production carsHowever with some adjustments could be used for circuit racing etc
It's also road legal with historic road tax. however is currently SORN'd
CHASSIS
Front and rear cut back to the suspension mounting points to reduce weight
Front track increased by 2"
Suspension points moved for lower ground clearance 3. 5" and to achieve a more vertical position
Radius arm mounting points relocated to suit wider rear track
Outer rails and additional outrigger at the front and rear chassis strengthened to provide support for roll cage and harness
Engine mounting set back 3" from standard position
Steering rack mounting points lowered and rack extended
Aluminium sump plate
SUSPENSION
Avo 15" dampers with adjustable damping and spring seats all round
Tubular front and rear anti roll bars with ally mounting blocks and Teflon coated rod ends on the drop links
Aluminium watts linkage plate to lower the rear roll centre
ENGINE
Essex 3. 1
Hardened valve seats
High compression pistons
Large valves and gas flowed heads
Race cam
Roller rockers
Baffled sump
Heavy duty flywheel and cosworth clutch plate
GEARBOX
Ford type 5 four speed overhauled by BHG Ltd with additional oil feeds to bearings
Short input shaft used to enable short faced bell-housing to be utilised with hydraulic clutch
REAR AXLE
Replaced with Se6b 3. 58:1 ratio enabling 3" wider track
Jaguar XJS LSD
BRAKES
Standard disc with green stuff pads and 10" drums on rear
Servo assisted 3:1
FUEL SYSTEM
Aluminium 14ltr tank located in car
Facet red top electric pump with pressure control valve
Weber 38 DGAS/3A bored out and jetted to suit cam
Gas flowed inlet bell-mouth and MEGA FLOW air filter
COOLING
Merc aluminium light weight radiator set at 45 degrees with Kenlowe 16" pull fan
Aluminium aerofoil to assist air through vents cut out of bonnet
WHEELS 
15" woolfrace
Khumo ecsta v700 soft 

The car was set up on a rolling road by INTERPRO AUTOMOTIVE Thornbury and puts out 196 bhp at 6800rpm 
It is extremely competitive in its class and has only been used 6 times since it was built with excellent results (pots to prove) but family commitments make it more and more difficult for me to use it hence the sale.  Any sensible offer considered.

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Comments and questions to the seller:

from Andrew , dated 05 march 2020
Hi I was hoping you could help me with sourcing the same role cage you have fitted to your lovely scimitar
I have been onto omp bit have not had much success, any help would be most great full
Regards Andrew


from Jean-marie Jeanne, dated 20 june 2018
Bonsoir
Votre RELIANT se 5 est toujours à vendre ?


from collin, dated 10 march 2018
Hi
Is the car still available, please?

As I am looking for a modified SE5a

Regards

Collin


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