Tagged: Lotus 912

Lotus 912 as built by John Toovey in Cannock

Engine Ahoy

The engine is out of the engine room, on the trolley and tomorrow (cross fingers) will be lifted into the car at last, its been a right hard job for me to watch others...

John Toovey 912 HC

Lotus engine

Some time ago I obtained a lotus 912 LC engine, and over the last few months its been torn apart upgraded and rebuilt by a very nice group of chaps at John Toovey Race...

John Toovey Lotus Sunbeam

John Toovey racing

This morning as well as dropping off the old cast iron slant four for work. (see previous post) I also dropped the Lotus 912 over to John Toovey Racing, for them to sprinkle some...

KJT455G

Gearbox trials

Today I spent a few hours with the GT trial fitting the Toyota W58 gearbox and I am happy to say it will fit in the tunnel, the only issue I have is the...

Lotus 912 LC

New engine collected

Popped out this morning to collect this from the previous owner, the engine is from this car which is now being powered by an Alfa V6. The good news it was rebuilt in 2010...

GAZ shockers

Shockers

Well yesterday was a bad day, I had been watching a Lotus 911 engine (Sunbeam Lotus engine 2.2 version of the 907 engine) on the eBay of fools, and the price was right, with...

Mule engine

Alloy it is then

Right its taken me an eternity to think about what it is I should do under the bonnet of the GT, well today I spent some hard earned money on the first part of...