Brooklands EngineCraft.

Pre-War cars for sale see Projects Cars For Sale

Welcome to Brooklands EngineCraft.

We are a Small Family business based in Chippenham with 40 years of vintage engine experience.

Specialising in Pre-War Riley engines & gearboxes, we manufacture some specialist parts for these iconic motor Cars.

With a full Tool room machine shop most work is able to be carried out in house, other Marques are also catered for. See "ABOUT" pages for more details.

Pre-War engine and manual gearbox rebuilds on many Marques undertaken. See "ABOUT" pages for more details.


Contact by email : steve@brooklandsenginecraft.co.uk

or Visit by prior arrangement.

Unit 6. Crickett's Lane.


Wilts. SN15 3EQ


Old ladies beaten while you wait, by appointment.



Riley 9hp and 6 cylinder with piston pumps can have our internally plumbed oil filter conversions fitted. Worth doing if a New shell bearing crankshaft is being fitted.

Engine shown fitted with "Hot" Keith Pointing cams and uprated valve springs along with arrow crank shaft.

Works Hillclimb Special to be compaigned in VSCC events by " Grumpy Old Curmudgeon"

Steve Hughes, driving force behind Brooklands EngineCraft & H.R.A.

Hughes Racing Automobiles is a team of 4 cars owned by myself and my boys, all based on Riley cars.

Link to Blog below.

Vintage Car Rants

Latest Product 9hp &12/4 starterhandle style Dynamos now availiable.

To order for 6 cylinder

See Dynamo page.


New items in production.

Wolseley timing chains sprockets plus duplex up grade for Hornet 12/14hp.

New Starter Motors.


Now in Stock. 9hp engine gaskets. Sump at 0.8mm thick. Timing chest to block and timing chest to timing chest. 9hp Rocker box gaskets in composite Material. All "nine" types covered ....12/4 sump and Timing chest Too!...See Oil pumps & Engine spares page.


New AC 6 cylinder Cats Paw crank cases in LM25TF. These are replacement units are made from the patterns as used for the "Owsald" and then the "Dunn" blocks. There is a difference now. No more being left with half a job. You supply us with your crank and sump and we give you a fully finished job with rear oil seal and shell bearings ready to build....And all for only £5,500.00 of your Earth Pounds!


New Riley Dynamo. Using Bocsh type VW unit to suit all pre War engines.

New Starter motors too. For 9hp and 12/4 totally new units, more powerful than originals. See oil pump & Engine Spares page.

Now working on TT Sprite Magnesium Trunnions, service also offered to machine Axle to suit. Please enquire for full details.


Coming soon Wolseley & MG Gearbox gears. New 1st and 2nd straight cut gears for the early boxes are now in production. Contact for more details.