Modified Register founding member and past President Richard Milligan in his
HOT MGB powered 1000 Ute at Melboune's Historic Rob Roy Hillclimb.
Richard posted the fastest time for a Morris Minor (28.06) in 1997.
The MGB motor is
bored + 0.40" and is running 10.5:1 on 98 octaine unleaded,
a super sprint cam, ported head with hard seats, 45mm side draft Weber carb
(with inlet manifold matched to the ports), modified Bosh distributor,
custom made extractors, light flywheel, competition clutch, fully balanced,
lightened and balanced pistons and rods, baffled sump and high volume oil pump.
It also runs an MGB oil cooler and a Mazda RX 4 radiator.
This motor spins
to 8,000 RPM in first and second gear and 7,500 RPM in third gear.
PICS OF RICHARD'S UTE (coming
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