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£ 34,950

Austin Cooper S – Tribute Arden Cooper

F1 Authentics


This is a Genuine Cooper S. MOT and road legal. With present Swedish V5. It is built as a copy of the car Gordon Spice raced in the British Championship 1970. It has the same type of cross-flow head that was constructed by Arden and the genius Jim Whitehouse. The car is a ground-up restoration, built regardless of cost. The goal has been to build the perfect 1275 Cooper for historic racing. The car is a Cooper MK II fabricated by the Elwa Motors workshop. The engine is a 1293 cc with four Amal carburettors and it produces 132 bhp and 129 Nm. The doors, bonnet and boot-lid are aluminium. The homologation weight is 606 or 650 kilos and this car is down to 600 kilos. A lot of effort has been made to give it optimal handling. The car has several wins the Swedish Historical Championship. 

-          Engine with pistons from Omega +020”, Arrow rods and Swift crank

-          Gearbox; 4 syncro, limited slip differential from Minispares

-          CWP from Swift 3,9 and transfer gears 1,04 with fully roller

-          Clutch: Ultra-light flywheel, orange sintered cover

-          Historic race car for class; 1966–1971 Gr2 Saloon Car

-          Aluminium doors, bonnet and boot-lid

-          Comes with current HTP for national use only

-          Roadholding is marvelous with Protec dampers,

-          KAD rear anti rollbar, 2 deg. negative TCA

-          Suspension; Red Dot front, Yellow Dot rear, tie bar adjustable

-          Brakes: Pagid high temperature front pads

-          Roll cage: FIA approved

-          Wheels: 12” Rosepental with Yokohamas

-          Interior: Bimarco Futura seat FIA 2021. Harness FIA 2022

-          Can be seen in the south of Sweden

-          The car has been presented in Swedish Racestripe Magazine

-          Serious offers considered


Keyword Search Terms:

Cooper S, Arden, BMC, 1275, 1968, MKII, Arden Head, Mini


Seller: storgadda
  Kjell Wallin
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Company Elwa Motors
Country: Sweden
City: Vasterhaninge
Phone: +46 705773221
+46 705773221
Currency: GBP
Condition Used
Trade or Private: Private
Price: £34,950
Added: 10/07/2021
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