Skip to content

My Car's Specification

The summary specfication of my car is as follows

VW Chesil Speedster

(Built from a Chesil "Deluxe" kit)
Carrera Style aluminium louvred Engine Lid
Wind-up Windows
No bumpers

Interior

Mushroom leather heated seats with headrests
Tan Square-weave Carpet
Green-on-Black Instruments
Hurst Shifter with 8-ball gearknob
Chrome/Rubber pedal covers
Wood-rim steering wheel with polished spokes and boss
Chrome handbrake and release button
Inertia seat belts (front only)
Custom under-dash panel housing additional instrumentation
Webasto airtop 2000 interior petrol heater

Exterior

Black (Solid) bodywork
Tan hood
Period Body mounted Headlight Grilles
Period Bosch driving lights with checkered covers
Mangels chrome "wide-5" 356 reproduction wheels (5.5 x 15 ET25)
  Bridgestone RE720 195/60 R 15 tyres
  Fibersteel drumskinz (aluminium wheel hub covers)
(2nd set of wheels) Chromed Alloy Sprinstar "wide-5" reproduction wheels (5 x 15 ET14) with spinners
  Continental CT22 165/80 R15 tyres
Chrome door mounted mirrors (pair)
Shine-up rear number-plate light
Silver-on-Black ageless number-plates
Chesil badging (bonnet / st'wheel); Carrera badge on rear 

           

Mechanical

Cogbox built gearbox IRS 3.44 with 0.93 4th gear
Jake Raby Built 2270cc Type IV. "C" spec
   Carbon-Fibre DTM #002
   Dual Jenvey 40IDF pattern Throttle Bodies with RAT centre-pull Linkage
   Bosch Alternator
   BAS 21152E header with custom Powerflow silencer
   DTAfast S40 ECU, with Zetec coilpack, 30lb Injectors
   Mallory FI Electric Fuel Pump, Regulator & Filter
Dual Circuit Remote brake Servo
Lowered adjustable front beam
Spax adjustable stocks
CSP "wide-5" front disc kit
CSP "wide-5" rear disc kit
Fully detailed chassis (yellow & red suspension)

Other

Twin-tone air horns
Face-off Stereo with speakers in rear seats
Innovate DL-32 Datalogger, TC-4 Thermocouple interface, and LC-1 wideband O2 gauge