systems for an MG RV8
In a V8BB thread "Time for a new exhaust"
launched by an RV8 enthusiast in Canada, Simon Austin, he was seeking fellow members'
views on the alternative replacement exhaust systems available from the leading
RV8 spares specialists. He had been looking at the websites and comparing prices.
On the B&G website the part he needed is shown as item 9 on their
On the Clive Wheatley website under the RV8 section there are
two exhaust systems shown on the webpage.
- a double s/s back box exhaust and a single s/s back box exhaust.
Simon asked does "anyone
have any experience with either Clive's or the B&G replacement exhaust? The
B&G system is cheaper but I'd like to know if the quality is the same. I don't
mind paying for a good system". The V8BB
thread was interesting not least because two members produced sound recordings
of a couple of replacement systems.
Peter Varley (Woodcote Green 0677) in Victoria Australia provided a link
to a video clip of his RV8 with a single two and a half inch stainles steel system
with stainless steel high flow cats and high flow mufflers. The original system
was rather 'Restrictive' according to a Dyno Tuner. More
Victor Smith highlighted an earlier video clip of a twin system being demonstrated
by Clive Wheatley at the Stoneleigh MG Show in 2007. More