The suspension is radical for an Austin 7 and the engine is built up copying original Austin Sports components of the day including pressure fed crankshaft, high capacity sump, high lift cam and lightened flywheel.A two main bearing crankshaft with 1 1/2 inch bid ends, the rpm limit is around 6500, a Rootes type supercharger fitting giving 8 pounds boost and 50 horsepower at the back wheels.Fred started racing in the early 1970’s in both a Mini Cooper S 1293cc and an Mk2 RS 2000.
Fred has another restored and road registered four door model 315 with the same mechanicals and colour combo as well as a very fast 105E Anglia which he rebuilt twenty years ago with a twin cam engine.
All Fred’s engines are carbureted using twin side draft Weber 45mm carbs.
Paul Adams has competed in many aspects of motor sport since the 1960’s but his main love has always been rallying, especially on gravel.
Paul was a factory driver for Toyota NZ and General Motors in their Vauxhall Chevette becoming a champion in NZ Rally, Rally Cross and Hill Climbs in the early 1980’s.
Meghan Markle is an American actress and fashion model.
Born in California, she is the daughter of an African American mother and Dutch father.Her role as an FBI special agent Amy Jessup in the sci-fi thriller, Not much is known about Meghan’s political views.She is however very active in supporting more roles for women.Meghan Markle has featured in leading movies and shows such as as Rachel Zane.Further, unknown to many, in the United States’ version of Deal or No Deal, Meghan Markle was the model holding case number 24.Fred rebuilt the car and motor over ten years ago, using the original non cross-flow type engine.