Last Updated: Sunday, 02 October 2016 16:31
I want to strengthen the standard Manta axle to reduce the amount of flexing in the tubes. There are two possibilities. Firstly, I could have a alloy strengthening plate made and installed similar to the one shown here for a Ford Escort Mk II. Secondly, I could replace the axle tubes with thicker walled tubes. This is another modification often done on Mk II Escort rally car axles.
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Last Updated: Friday, 14 October 2016 16:27
I purchased this shell in 1992, and spent the next three years restoring it and bringing it up to the standard necessary to allow me to race it in the British Clubman/National Hill Climb Championships.
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