Sunbeam Talbot Coupe' Rear Hood Rail
This laminated hood rail is now avaliable to order from us, to the original specification. There are two versions early
( Mark 1 90 and early Mark2 ) and later cars, the difference being in the length of the ends and the tacking groove. Please
enquire for prices and availability. We can also make all the other timber sections as well for these cars.
With the generous loan of original patterns from various club members we are now able to offer a performance enhancing kit
for original Alpine Special cars and ordinary, Alpine Saloon and Coupe modelsfrom Mk2 to 2a ( not Mk3 ).
will be designed to take the weber twin choke down draught carburetter and when fitted looks very similar to the original
but with reliability, economy and spare parts availability along with the performance increase.
The parts included
in the eventual kit are shaded on the parts list diagram below this text.
Exhaust Manifold £255
Air Filter Elbow £165.
We have yet to fix a price for the Air Filter and fitting kit. The carbs are available new or secondhand and jet
settings will be available.
We are looking for firm orders with a deposit, on an initial batch of 10 Kits of which
we have around half so far.
We have sold the first batch of kits and these have been a great success
enabling owners of these cars to realise its full potential. it can be fitted as individual parts as an upgrade to existing
Special models or as a complete kit on a standard Alpine, Coupe or 90 Saloon. The current cost
of the kit including carburetter is £1660 plus shipping.
Alpine Special Manifold Kits
Pattern making is taking place with parts expected soon.
|Pattern making Process
now produce cast number plates identical to factory supplied and works cars but will fit any car up to 1963 when the character
size changed. They come polished and painted and the characters are permanently attached in the casting process. The edge
is polished and they are not as heavy as some pre-war vintage plates, being approximately 1/4" thick.
per pair £160 plus post and packing. Please contact us for ordering and payment prior to casting.
Sunbeam Talbot body side mouldings and Pipe clips
We are currently developing tooling to produce these hard to come by parts, especially the Alpine
and Coupe long rear wing strips.These kits to fit Alpine, Coupe and Saloon will be available very soon at £145
plus shipping. We also make the sliding plate clip in stainless steel for these mouldings and they come part of the
kit. Other Clips available in stainless steel and to original pattern are the brake line and fuel line clips.
Sunbeam Talbot Overide Choke control
Early cars have the automatic choke control which can be troublesome at times.
this control as an accessory and we are replicating an original as a kit which gives better control over the original set
up which is left in place and will work as normal if required.
Reproduced from the original one, we have a small batch
of these genuine parts to fit Mark 2 and 2A cars fitted with the original automatic choke. Even if the original is fitted
but not functioning correctly this kit will overcome the problem. Supplied with dash bracket and choke cable £65.00
including postage in the UK.
Windscreen Washer Jet Special Accessory
For: Sunbeam Rapier / Singer Gazelle / Hillman Minx and Husky
Series 1 to 3a Rapier, Gazelle 1 to3c, Minx 1 to 3c, Husky 1 and 2
Developed by Rootes as
an accessory we have produced new parts to original patterns and they fit over the windscreen wiper spindles with
a small hole required to allow the tubing to connect to the jet. This is covered and made watertight by the new seal block
which is shaped to fit these cars. So that they can be fitted to other models providing there is room to locate the
tubing hole required, a larger seal block can be supplied and shaped to fit any contour thus allowing the spindle nut to locate
Price including post and packing in the UK £43.00 per pair, cheques payable to K Sparkes please.
Sunbeam Talbot Competition Department
Half shaft oil seal carriers
Reproduced exactly for a customer
with a works car we have a small run of these parts, developed to help keep oil away from the brake linings. They are made
in Aluminium and react better to temperature than the original thin steel one. They are available to fit Mark2 onwards at
£73.00 a pair including postage in the UK.
Spare Wheel Cover
Subeam Rapier, Singer Gazelle, Hillman Minx
Spare wheel cover
made to an original pattern in the correct materials for 15 inch wheels only.
£40.00 plus £9.00 postage in