• Home
  • /Archive by category ' News '
  • /Page 2

Archive For: News

Christmas / New Year opening

We will be closing from the afternoon of Christmas Eve and will re-open on the morning of Monday 5th January 2015.

We would like to thank everyone for their friendship and custom during 2014, and look forward to a healthy …

 

3D Printing

handbrake_shoeAs quite a number of parts are made using CAD:CAM techniques, being able to make a quick prototype part is useful, and that is why Omicron Engineering has recently invested in a 3D Printer.     This means that we can quickly …

 

Lancia Motor Club diary 2014-11

omicron2 Its not everyday you have two Aurelia B24 Spiders in the workshop at the same time, so I couldn’t resist taking a quick photo of the two together.

The red one has had the electric power steering and brake servo …

 

Omicron Motorsport wins F3 Cup team championship

AGMC2282Omicron Motorsport has claimed its second F3 Cup Teams’ Championship in three years at the final round of the 2014 F3 Cup season at Snetterton.

With season long team-mate Mark Harrison absent for this meeting, it was left to championship …

 

Two Lancia Aurelia B24 Spider’s on site at once

slider_aurb24x2Lancia records suggest that only 59 RHD examples were made in 1954.   Sixty years later, we were pleased to have two examples in our workshops at the same time.

The red car is here for some work to make it …

 

2014-10 Lancia Motor Club diary

fulvia_j1617The Aurelia B24 Spider power steering conversion has been fitted mechanically with just the various electric components to fit including our alternator conversion. We are also fitting a brake servo to this car, we have sourced and hidden a remote …

 

2014-09 Lancia Motor Club diary

flaminia_trg_j1610 Two Series 1 Zagato bodied Fulvias have arrived with us this month. One is here having received a hefty bump up the rear on an endurance event. This is a pretty severe accident and we hope that the insurance company …

 

2014-08 Lancia Motor Club diary

2000hfThe Aurelia B20 has come back from the trim shop with its new headlining, carpeting and matting in place. The seats are also back with us but they will be fitted later once all the under dashboard work is done.…

 

2014-07 Lancia Motor Club diary

AGMC9714_5_6 During the last month the Aurelia has had its engine finished. This was then put on our test stand and was run several times satisfactorily before being taken off and fitted to the car. The car has now been taken …

 

2014-06 Lancia Motor Club diary

AGMC2611_2_3 An interesting car that has visited us this month has been a 1923 Itala. This came in for balancing work and has been the most challenging balancing job to date. We were able to make a significant improvement by balancing …

 

2014-05 Lancia Motor Club diary

mustangThe Mustang has been collected and taken home. Work consisted of bodywork repairs to the rear of the car, brake disc conversion and a number of general improvements to fit and finish of body and trim parts.

The Aurelia B24 …

 

2014-04 Lancia Motor Club diary

DSCN7221We have an Aurelia in which is being readied for a trip to Italy. We are paying particular attention to keeping the fuel supply as cold as possible as modern fuels are more prone to vapour lock. We are also …

 

2014-03 Lancia Motor Club diary

mustangThe bodywork aspect of the Mustang repair is finished and the trimmer has fitted new seat covers to the car.   Various other bits have been ordered from the states such as fuel sender unit, and so on.

Its place in …

 

RM Auctions Monaco 2014

rm_monaco2014_d50Lancia D50A Formula One recreation – € 812,000
Ex-Tom Wheatcroft / Donington Collection.  One of the 5 recreations made using original engines & gearboxes with most other parts built from factory drawings.

Lancia Aurelia B24S Spider America – € 784,000…

 

Augusta and Flavia Vignale Hooper coming to Auction

1962 Lancia Flavia Vignale modified by Hooper

Entered into Silverstone Auctions May Sale, on 24th May 2014, lot 343

This is one of the very early Series 1 convertibles which have the 1,500 cc engine bored out to 1,721cc by …