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Dimitri Sedashev

SVG Ginetta Racing in 2018

In 2018 SVG continues its participation in Ginetta racing with four cars, all entered in the GT40 Cup Series (formally called the GRDC+). We are looking forward to working with our drivers Dimitri Sedashev, Guy Redwood, Robert Pugsley and Stephen Moore. This series is aimed at drivers who have progressed beyond novice. The cars are […]

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Jaguar Mk2 Sprint and Hillclimb car

Jaguar Mk2 Competition Car – Part 2

Charles Evans’ Mk2 Jaguar has been back to the SVG workshop for some further modifications. Completed already during this visit is the fitting of a front anti-roll bar. Although this was a product meant for this car SVG found it snagged on the suspension when under lock so it has been relocated. The handbrake, usually […]

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AC Cobra Kit Car

Cobra Kit Car with Handling Problems

This stunning Cobra kit car was bought at auction. Beautifully presented and with a v12 Jaguar engine under the bonnet, it’s easy to see why the owner had snapped this one up. On the road, however, it was clear was something seriously wrong with the car’s handling. On quick examination, the camber on the front […]

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Escort repaired bulkhead

MkII Escort Restoration – Part 2

You may remember from a post back in November that SVG had taken on the restoration of this Mk2 Ford Escort. The car was imported from South Africa and was to be dismantled and stripped, by the owner, to bare metal before coming back to the SVG workshops for restoration. In that post, we sounded […]

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JSCC Citroen Saxo being built for Frankie Taylor

SVG Run Frankie Taylor in JSCC

SVG has joined forces with Frankie Taylor to run a Citroen Saxo in the 2018 Junior Saloon Car Championship (JSCC). Frankie has been successfully racing carts for the last few seasons and proved himself to be a winner. Having turned 14 in December 2017 he is now eligible for the JSCC, an excellent platform on […]

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Ford Mondeo BTCC Super Touring roll cage build

Bespoke Roll Cage for Tall Driver

Super Touring Ford Mondeo Roll Cage SVG Motor Sport has lots of requests to build and fit roll cages in all sorts of race cars. Some are pre-made and SVG install them but many are bespoke roll cages that SVG design, make and fit meeting all the appropriate regulatory and safety standards. A slightly unusual […]

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BMW E46 Track Day Car Rollcage

BMW Track Day Car Roll Cage

This BMW E46 is a Track Day car. It came to SVG Motor Sport for this very flashy roll cage. Neatly fitted into the BMWs dashboard the cage was designed, built and painted by us before we installed into the car. While we had the car we also swapped over the controls from the cars […]

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Rob Morgan's Ginetta at Zandvoort

Ginetta Update

The stable of SVG Motor Sport run Ginettas continues to grow with the addition of a fifth car. All running in either the GRDC or GRDC+ championships we are also looking at running some of the cars at other events they are eligible to enter. SVG recently made the trip to Zandvoort in the Netherlands […]

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Peugeot 306 GTi Race Car

Track day Peugeot becomes race car

This Peugeot hatchback belongs to Rahim Baloo who is taking the step up from track days to novice race driver. His Peugeot 306 has come to SVG Motor Sport for the conversion from track day car to race car. The main upgrades required are to meet the MSA safety standards. These include the build and […]

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