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Raceparts is pleased to offer the whole range of Powerflex products. Powerflex offers premium suspension bushes which can be a great way of improving the performance of you road/competition vehicle at a low cost.

By improving your suspension bushes you can improve uneven tear and wear, braking instability and imprecise handling. This not only

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Onboard cameras have become incredibly popular in the past ten years or so. Cheaper and more reliable units have made cameras an absolutely essential item for anyone looking to improve driver performance. Raceparts now offer a range of cameras for four and two wheel competition. Here we try to explain some of the key features to look out for when

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Founded in 1969, Goodridge has developed from a single seater race team in Canada, to a globally recognised leader in Fluid Transfer Systems. Goodridge is the world’s leading manufacturer of performance fluid transfer systems. It

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Since 1987, ThermoTec has offered the latest in exhaust insulating and heat protection technology. ThermoTec has always used research, experience, and innovation to provide a quality product. They continue to create and develop the best possible solutions.

Applications for ThermoTec's products are endless. They manufacturer over 130 products

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Girling is a name that has been associated with motorsport for many decades. As such their product range is now prevalent in most forms of historic motosport. Raceparts offers a wide range of the Girling products including calipers, master cylinders and slave cylinders as well as the parts/accessories for these.

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With the MSA rule changes coming into force a lot of people are now ready to buy a HANS device for the first time, but it can be difficult to choose the right one. There are a lot of different options available and it's easy to be confused. Hopefully this short article will help you to make the right choice. As a size guide we find that a small is for

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There are two types of FIA label, those for HANS devices produced pre-01/01/13 (no hologram) and those produced post-01/01/13 (with a hologram). Both of these are currently valid for FIA and MSA competition. If you click on the image above you will see examples of the labels.

These HANS device labels are usually situated on the head board of

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The below unit conversion tool can be used to convert units of length, volume, weight etc.

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Fuel sample kits have become a required piece of kit for MSA championships in the UK. Raceparts has a variety of different options for these testing kits available, in this article we take a look at the different options.

The MSA Blue Book now requires all competitors in a MSA or British championship to have a fuel sampling system built into the

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Winter is fast approaching and with it the start of rebuilding race cars ready for next season. We thought now would be a good time to take a look at the top five things to check/remember over the winter months and hopefully save you having to panic in the weeks leading up to the new season. We will look at the

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At Raceparts UK Ltd we supply a wide variety of different Racetech Universal Joints for different applications. This page will help you select the right Universal Joint (UJ) for your application. Often when designing cars people make the wrong choice of UJ. This will mean that either

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FIA regulations for harnesses have changed for 2018. This has meant that many of the harness manufacturers have changed their products for the 2018 season. The new 8853-2016 homologation requires greater g-load testing and new features which will make race harnesses even safer.

Do you need to replace your harness?

If you

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PLEASE NOTE: The MSA are changing the regulations for fire extinguishers. From 1st January 2018 all new builds will be required to be fitted with FIA homologated extinguishers. All cars will be required to be fitted with FIA homologated extinguishers by 1st January 2022.

This has been done to make the selection of fire extinguishers a

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Some of our clients find it useful for us to keep a record of the various parts they use for each of their race cars. It can be difficult to remember which car uses which brake disc or battery or steering wheel etc. We thought it would be a good idea to make available the specification sheet we use to keep this information on file.

Please feel

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Selecting the right steering wheel quick release for your race car can be a daunting prospect. It's often assumed that a quick release is a 'standard' item with little or no variation available, this however is wrong. This guide will help you to select the right Racetech steering wheel quick release for your needs.

Steering wheel quick

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Top five tips for hot weather

The UK and most of Europe has been in a heatwave for the past month or so. This has made summer running of cars more difficult so we thought it would be useful to give you five tips for summer races.

Tip 1: Just how hot is it One of the big problems when trying to solve problems cause by overheating is

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