Specification

The spec of this car:

Name

Marlin Roadster

Build date

Circa 1990

Donor

Morris Marina 1800TC Coupe

Weight

~750kg

Engine Type

BL 3Bearing B’ Series 1800TC converted to run on unleaded
Displacement 1799cc
BHP ~60BHP at the wheel
Torque ~60ft/lb at the wheels
MPG 25mpg on runs
Aspiration Twin HS4’s breathing through Pipercross air-rams and sock filters

Gearbox

1800 Morris Marina unit. 4 Speed.

Brakes

 
Front Solid discs with EBC Green Stuff pads
Rear Standard drums & pads

Drive-train

RWD, 1800 axle.

Suspension

(not sure on the accuracy of this)
Front Morris/MG struts with Telescopic dampers and Mini wishbone’s.
Rear Morris leaf springs with Spax adjustable shocks.

Wheels

Wolfrace Slot alloys 13″
tyres Perilli P3000 R13 165

Dimensions

 
Width 5′
Length 11′ 8″
Wheelbase 8′
Height  
roof up 4′ 1″
roof down 3′ 8″