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Chassis: Midas composite monocoque. Lightweight, tough and durable.

Engine options: Rover K- series. (Any 4 cylinder unit)
1.1C - SU carb. 1120cc - 60bhp
1.4 K8 - single point injection. 1396cc - 76bhp
1.4 K16 - single point injection. 1396cc - 90bhp
1.4 K16 - multi point injection. 1396cc - 103bhp
1.8 K16 - multi point injection. 1796cc - 145bhp

Gearbox options: 4 speed manual (1.1C)
5 speed manual (all engine options)
CVT automatic (1.1 and 1.4 engines)

Suspension: Front/rear interconnected Hydragas system utilizing:
Front double wishbones with telescopic dampers and anti-roll bar.
Rear trailing arms with telescopic dampers and anti-roll bar.

Steering: Rack and pinion.

Brakes: Servo assisted dual circuit.
Front - discs (ventilated optional). Rear -drums.

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