What to look for and what to avoid when buying a project car. Advice on buying parts, including an appendix of recommended suppliers. Suspension, steering, braking system and gearbox modifications. Detailed engine modifications, including cylinder heads, fuel and ignition systems, cooling systems, exhaust systems, clutch and flywheel. Bodywork and interior modifications, including interior and exterior styling, and genuine and aftermarket accessories. Extensively illustrated using example cars and engine builds. Third title in the Haynes Performance Manual series, complementing the Mini Performance Manual and the VW Golf Performance Manual.
Tim Mundy is a well-respected Mini authority, and a freelance journalist and photographer who works mainly for the Mini magazines. He is author of Haynes's well-received Mini Performance Manual and You & Your New Mini. He lives near Oxford.