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Clutch for Elan with BDP

PostPost by: John B » Fri Aug 04, 2006 2:22 pm

Looking for suggestions on a ‘streetable’ clutch set up for a 65 Elan with a Cosworth BDP. Clutch needs to handle 230HP and 8500 RPM’s and still be drivable in stop and go traffic. Anyone out there experimented with different combinations?
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PostPost by: s4elan » Fri Aug 04, 2006 5:29 pm

You might look at Quartermaster. They have a single organic disc version for vintage applications. I believe it is good for 250hp but check with them.
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PostPost by: steveww » Fri Aug 04, 2006 9:07 pm

Nice problem to have, 230bhp in an Elan. I bet that surprises quite a few modern cars 8)

I was quiet happy with 130bhp :?
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