This goes out to all the MIG old skool who kept pushing and pushing for Twin 40's on my Nova. Here it is and I can't wait to drive it!
The pictures show the new engine, almost complete. Work includes a honed and re-bored 1.4 block, forged pistons, polished and balanced crank, lightened flywheel, ported and polished Astra mk2 1.4 head.
Before the imminent transplant, a head skim with 3-angle valve seats and Paul Ivey Race Engineering inlet valves and guides.
Polished exhaust ports (engine with Weber 32/34 carb):