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  1. Removing and remodelling the centre console

    Interior
    Hi guys, I'm in the process of re-working my interior, but I'm very minimalistic. I've taken off the downtubes - (ugly things). I've also removed the centre console (plastic surrounding the gearstick, cupholders, etc). Lastly, I've removed the plastic tray/shelf thing underneath the stereo...
  2. Ducks MCS

    The Projects
    Current spec list as of 17-11-2013 Engine - Carrillo rods - CP pistons - Balanced crank - Custom intake manifold - Custom exhaust manifold - Ported and polished head - Catcams - Garrett gt2871r - Oil cooler with thermostat - Goodridge hoses and couplings - Evolve intercooler - Race radiator...
  3. Health Check

    R53 General
    Had my Cooper S now for around 2 months & ive read up on having it health checked prior to any serious performance modifications. its a R53 52 plate Cooper S with only 36k on the clock so if all is well she should be able to take a custom remap and a new SC pulley ? What should i do firstly...
  4. My R56 cooper BOB

    The Projects
    Hello everyone, I havent posted most on MT, but thought i wud start lol First day i bought it :D then came the jcw strut brace, thanks to Rich custom induction, painted heat shield then painted headlight and rear rings, and callipers then sum 17" thanks to Randell and the vinyls...
  5. Tom's Black 'S'

    The Projects
    Mods: -Custom cooper exhaust -Autometer Boost gauge -Powerflex bushes:upper and lower engine,,gearbox front lower bushes,rear trailing arms. -JCM upper strut -949Racing 6UL 15x7 ET36 Matte Bronze wheels wrapped in Federal rsr and bbs RG-F 366 16x7 ET 36 in gold with yoko A048 -M7 grills -Teflon...
  6. From stock to Ringtool

    The Projects
    I have gradually modded my 2003 MCS from 2004 till now and recently things are getting more serious because I bought a 1st gen. MCS Cabrio to be able to make the R53 more suited for the Nurburgring and other tracks. Currently the Mini runs 250 bhp and 280 Nm (full mod list in de vbGarage) and...
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