Iain’s Mini City
MEMBER SINCE 2017 | MODEL City | YEAR 1984 | ENGINE CC 1330
DETAILS OF ANY MODIFICATIONS & ACCESSORIES:
Completely rebuilt from the ground up
Morris Mk 1 front grill
Tubbed rear arches
Red dot front Rubber cones and coil over rear springs
Cooper S Brakes
MB Split rim Alloy wheels
Very high spec 1330cc engine with Swift tune SW23T Camshaft, Belt drive cam gears, Big valve Head and SU Carbs
ANY OTHER INTERESTING FEATURES?
The Ignition in controlled by an OMEX ECU taking measurements from Engine speed, air inlet temperature, water temperature and throttle position
ANY PROBLEMS YOU’VE HAD WITH YOUR MINI?
Not yet – fingers crossed
ANYTHING YOU’D LIKE TO DO TO YOUR MINI IN THE FUTURE?
I would like to change the cylinder head to a seven port running throttle body injection
WHATS YOUR MOST MEMORABLE JOURNEY IN YOUR MINI?
Travelling to Mini in the Park at Santa Pod from my home in Wiltshire via Surrey and back via Buckinghamshire visiting friends and family on the way
WHAT JOURNEY WOULD YOU LIKE TO DO WITH YOUR MINI?
I would like to do the Brands Hatch to Spa Mini run
WHATS THE MOST FUN YOU HAVE HAD IN YOUR MINI?
I loved the track day I did at Castle Combe Circuit a couple of years ago
WHY DID YOU BUY A MINI?
I was a Ford Boy until I had an RS2000 Stolen and couldn’t afford insurance for another so a mate suggested I should think about a Mini