Want a bit more “umph” to the performance of your 2CV?   Here’s footage of a BMW powered Citroën 2CV ‘Test Mule’ at Mallory Park Race Circuit on Practical Performance Car Magazine’s Track Day 2013.  (It’s driven by multiple 2CV champion Pete Sparrow)
See the video here.


– Completely standard 2CV with standard gearbox, brakes, suspension, chassis and clutch.
– Put together with secondhand parts to test durability on the road and track.
– Sparrow Automotive conversion kit fitted to welcome any BMW flat twin R series engine.
– Test engine on this vehicle is BMW 1100s bike engine underneath the original 2CV bodywork.


The result:

– 95 bhp
– 0-62 mph in under 9s
– Top Speed of 100mph +


More Info: https://www.sparrowautomotive.co.uk

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