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1985 Astra 1600SR Historic road rally

1985 Astra 1600SR Historic road rallyNO IMAGE
Category: Cars & Vehicles » Rally Cars FWD
Condition: Used
Price: 5995 ono
Location: England » North Yorkshire
Contact: davidr


Mk2 Astra 1600 SR Historic Road Rally category 4 car, fully legal but would be suitable for Targa and night rallies as well. Finished 14th on 2017 St Wilfs (after stopping mid regularity to change a puncture) and was quickest on last test, and 14th on 2017 Devils Own. Complete and ready to go.


Good 3 door shell with new sills and rear wheel arches, strengthened bottom arm mountings, engine mountings, rack mountings and strut tops fitted with Safety Devices 6 point cage with door bars and harness rail and 8mm alloy sump guard.


Standard early 1800 GTE engine fitted with 1600 SR inlet manifold and Weber 32/34 DMTL carb, new cambelt kit and water pump fitted, new exhaust down pipes and Ashley rally exhaust system, new all alloy high capacity radiator and Magnecour ignition leads. Carb rejetted by Motoscope 122bhp and 126 lb/ft torque


F16 5 speed close ratio gearbox with 3.54 final drive, new clutch kit fitted

Front suspension

Strut casings wedged and strengthened and powder coated, Poly bushed front bottom arms, new ball joints and wheel bearings, new Gravel Bilstein inserts and new standard height springs. Power steering standard ratio rack with new track rod ends

Rear suspension

Drum brake rear beam, lowered stiffer springs with gravel Bilstein dampers, poly bushes to fit


standard GTE all round with new discs, calipers and M1144 Mintex pads, drum brakes on rear with new drums, cylinders, adjusters, shoes and handbrake cables

Wheels and Tyres

8 Compomotive MO 6x14 rims with Gravel and winter tyres and 4 Manta GTE rims with road tyres


Cobra Monaco Pro seats, side mounted on proper welded in seat rails, 4 point harnesses, New Brantz International 2 trip and Brantz rally timer, Avant map light and Poti socket. Spare wheel post for 2 spare wheels


alloy tank guard, MSA spec mudflaps, new screens

MOT'd until April 2018, but will have new MOT on sale, V5 in my name. I have lots of pictures of the build in various stages if you are interested email [email protected]

5995 ono


1800 engine rebuilt, drive shafts, struts, rear beam, brake discs and calipers, 2 high ratio power steering racks and 2 sets of injection and air flow meters ( some new)
plus a large quantity of spares that came from the competition department including coil over strengthened strut casings, springs, power steering racks, strut casings,
engine parts including valves, lifters, bearings, ring sets.
LSD spares including plates, planet gears and diff pin
suspension bushes including bottom arm castor adjustment bushes, drive shaft spacers, rubber bushes
6 new bottom arms, 6 new drum brake back plates and many other miscellaneous parts

Car with full spares package

7995 ono

I will sell the car with small spares package for 5995 but the spares won't be disposed of until the car is sold.
West Wales Rally Spares
godspeed motorsport
Demon Tweaks
SM Engineering
spare parts by
Motor Doctor