1959 Berkeley Sports

1959 Berkeley Sports

Can we turn a tiny 46 year old FWD British sports car chassis into a fire breathing rocket? Stay tuned for further installments, and find out.

Latest updates

Sep
11
Sep 11, 2009
Bye-Bye, Berzerkeley

After applying a fresh coat of paint, we say goodbye to our Berzerkeley project--for now.

Jun
02
Jun 2, 2009
Sorta Sorted

We adjust, tweak and sort our Berkeley.

May
04
May 4, 2009
Differential Do-Over

We've lost reverse but regained forward drive in our Berzerkeley project car.

Nov
03
Nov 3, 2008
Differential Fixin's

Denny gets our gears turning.

Oct
08
Oct 8, 2008
Differential Diagnostics

After the $2008 Challenge, we knew something wasn't right with our Berzerkeley's driveline.

Jul
30
Jul 30, 2008
Berzerkeley in Motion

The first nibble of a road test.

Jul
28
Jul 28, 2008
Berzerkeley Lives!

Our crossbred demon makes fire!

Mar
17
Mar 17, 2008
Berkeleying Berzerkeley

We stop pushing one another up and down the driveway making engine sounds and start sorting through some steering and electrical power for the Berzerkeley project.

Dec
13
Dec 13, 2007
Berzerkeley goes to PRI

Now in gelcoat, we're ready to show our Berzerkeley project.

Nov
13
Nov 13, 2007
Stripping and mounting the Berzerkeley body

With the fabrication complete, it's time to do something about our grotty fiberglass.

Aug
13
Aug 13, 2007
Closer to Paint

Our Berzerkeley project gets closer to the paint booth, and gets some amazing custom headers.

May
13
May 13, 2007
Will the Berzerkeley Make Carlisle?

We're pushing hard to get the Berzerkeley done enough to go to Carlisle.

Feb
13
Feb 13, 2007
Give a mad scientist a project and what do you know, he goes mad!

Denny Crabill's been doing bad, bad things with our Berkeley... in a good way.

Nov
29
Nov 29, 2006
Berzerkley Workley

Now that we've got our Berkeley, we have to figure out what to do to it.

Nov
13
Nov 13, 2006
Introducing the Berzerkeley

Our Publisher, Tim Suddard, has a thing for Berkeleys. This is... something else.

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