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Build your own sports car for as little as 250

£15.99

Product description

Hardback in very good condition with clean and bright pages.

This is a step-by-step guide to building a roadworthy two-seater open sports car for a fraction of the cost of a kit car. Using standard tools, basic skills and low-cost materials, it shows how to make the chassis, suspension and bodywork, and advises how to modify and use cheap but serviceable mechanical components.;The book includes scaled working drawings, detailed illustrations and photographs. Instructions on building a strong space-frame chassis and suspension are provided along with how to source the power unit, transmission, steering, brakes, lights and other parts. The making and fitting of body panels, mudguards, seating and trim, instrument panel, windscreen and fuel tank are covered and information is provided on legal requirements and vehicle registrations procedures. The guide also directs readers to relevant Haynes service and repair manuals for the overhauling of major items.

Item details

Author(s):
Champion, Ron
Condition:
Used: very good
Dimensions:
1.3 x 22.2 x 28.6 cm
Edition:
1997
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
0854299769
ISBN-13:
9780854299768
Number of pages:
160
Publisher:
Foulis
Title:
Build your own sports car for as little as 250

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About this item

Hardback in very good condition with clean and bright pages.

This is a step-by-step guide to building a roadworthy two-seater open sports car for a fraction of the cost of a kit car. Using standard tools, basic skills and low-cost materials, it shows how to make the chassis, suspension and bodywork, and advises how to modify and use cheap but serviceable mechanical components.;The book includes scaled working drawings, detailed illustrations and photographs. Instructions on building a strong space-frame chassis and suspension are provided along with how to source the power unit, transmission, steering, brakes, lights and other parts. The making and fitting of body panels, mudguards, seating and trim, instrument panel, windscreen and fuel tank are covered and information is provided on legal requirements and vehicle registrations procedures. The guide also directs readers to relevant Haynes service and repair manuals for the overhauling of major items.

Author(s):
Champion, Ron
Condition:
Used: very good
Dimensions:
1.3 x 22.2 x 28.6 cm
Edition:
1997
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
0854299769
ISBN-13:
9780854299768
Number of pages:
160
Publisher:
Foulis
Title:
Build your own sports car for as little as 250

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