“Racing is life anything before and after is just waiting”
Swallows Racing has extensive experience in racing at multiple levels of motorsport. From our humble beginnings in cadet kart racing to reaching the pinnacle of 250cc National Super Kart and international racing, claiming victories at various legendary events such as the Isle of Man TT and British Championship title.
Swallows build and race our own Jaguars, defying convention to achieve the ‘impossible’ and produce highly competitive and class winning race cars from once luxury saloons. We also now manage and run a fleet of ex-Palmersport track prepared XKR’s and the ultra-lightweight Le Mans prototype style JP1. At the other end of the scale our customer builds are as diverse as creating racing Comp Safari Land Rover V8 off-roaders and engines for the world-famous Paris – Dakar rally.
We also provide a complete support service, including advise and consulting regarding your requirements prior to commencing any racing projects and from there to building your race car from the ground up. Once built, we also provide pit services and support at testing and race meetings. We utilise our mechanical expertise to help you create a successful motorsport career.
What’s more, with our in-depth expertise, gained first-hand from racing on the UK’s best-known race circuits, we can provide insight that will aid your performance behind the wheel.
Talk to Swallows about your race project, we have the people, the expertise, and experience to help you achieve your racing dreams and together becoming a winning team.
Call us today for more information on how we can help you.
Our technicians and staff all have years of experience specialising in different fields, from engine building and tuning to aerodynamics and handling. We also have years of racing history behind the business in a range of different categories. Our team have prepared various racing cars for a variety of clients, all which have proved successful in their respective categories.
Here at Swallows Racing we strongly believe that “By failing to prepare you are preparing to fail”.
Swallows Racing offer a full bespoke exhaust fabrication service, From precisely calculated tuned Tubeler manifolds for optimum power and peak RPM to full exhaust systems within MSA regulations. We have highly experienced fabricators that can advise and design the optimum system to suit your specific requirements.
A standalone ECU is designed to remove any and all limitations of the stock ECU. Many stock ECU’s are either unmappable or are not technically advanced enough to control the modifications Installed, we specialise in fitting cutting edge emerald standalone ECU systems, we can supply and install to any vehicle, design engine wiring harness and car harness to suit your vehicles specific requirements.
Swallows Racing are able to offer a supply and fitting service for full MSA spec Roll cages to suit your requirements we have a dedicated fabricaitor that specialises in fitting Rollcage kits from different manufacturers into all different types of vehicles. We can also carry out bespoke custom roll cage design and fabrication to meet strict MSA and FIA regulations to your desired requirements.
One of the most important aspects of racing is having a good handling balance. Setting static weight distribution and adjusting cross-weight percentage is one way to assure optimum handling is achieved combined with bespoke wheel alignment set ups to optimise handling and stability. Here at Swallows we have the latest cutting edge equipment to provide you with the perfect set up.
An engines efficiency and power is only ever as good as its calibration and tuning, smooth power curves and delivery are the key to effective reduced lap times. An engine calibration is carried out in a full dyno day and put through is paces on the track with live mapping in realtime which is the ultimate form of mapping for your car.
Always in pursuit of that 0.001 of a second.
Swallows Racing’s range is where you’ll find our ultimate braking solutions: We stock 6-piston AP Racing calipers and AP Racing discs which are available with optional ‘floating’ mounts. As well as the ultimate Wortec/SR custom callipers supporting up to 12pot. We can advise and consult on your specific requirements and tailor make your ultimate braking set up.
The team at Swallows Racing are proud to design and produce bespoke suspension solutions for the most demanding motorsport needs. We work with a number of the leading manufactures and carry out rigours track testing to develop race proven set ups. Suspension solutions are available from KW and Quantum to suit all price ranges.
We can cater for all types of body work fabrications; From chassis stiffening and reinforcements, modifications to facilitate wider track or custom body work Modifications to allow for better aerodynamics and ground effect. Our fabrication department is staffed by highly trained professionals and can design and build to your exact requirements.
Here at Swallows we have developed a range of engine specific Throttle Body kits with some of the leading manufactures, We offer a simplified way of putting together all of the required parts to give you the ultimate set up, Our throttle bodies can be fitted to nearly every Jaguar engine and we can design build and fit bespoke fuel delivery systems to your desired application.
At the heart of what we do here at SR our tailored engine builds are designed specifically to your requirements, from inline 4, V6, Straight six or V8 formats our engines are can be made for any regulations or championships. From refreshes to fully forged engines we have options and advise for every budget to utilise the most of the performance.
Our Swallows Racing performance packages cover a large variety of the JLR range while giving a great range of options to engine, braking and suspension for every budget or driving style. Our main packages are designed and developed by us here to safely increase the output of the engine while improving drivability and unleashing the true potential of your car.
From full race weekend support to testing or track days our race team is ready with the mechanical, track and setup knowledge to help you get the best out of your car. Transport of your race car to circuits, setup before the race and on site technical help through coaching gets you ahead of the pack and into the lead.