This was quickly followed by our definitive LR Roadster D-Type Jaguar replica, which
in it’s own right went on to gain the approval of none other than Sir Jack Brabham
- who after a 3 hour stint at the wheel during the Innes Ireland Memorial Rally commented
- “that’s a damn sight better than the original!”. It wasn’t long before our customers
were demanding, Long Nose, Short Nose, with and without fins, single cockpit - in
fact the whole range of D-Type variants - so we duly obliged, Realm also supplied
the D-type replica body and chassis kits for the Revival Motorsport executive driving
experience, who recognised the accurate detailing and economic sense in choosing
The Company created one of the UK’s Best known Cobra Replicas - the RAM Cobra. This
is STILL the only Cobra replica WORLDWIDE to have been granted Carroll Shelby's
Derek Bell, Carroll Shelby, Sir Stirling Moss
In Shelby’s RAM Cobra
ALL models [ except the “D” ] have been developed in both LHD and RHD. In addition
to the various celebrity endorsements, we are one of a handful of replica manufacturers
in the world to have had their own dedicated One Make Race series - the RAM - Bardahl
Latterly we have added the evocative ‘Heritage’ C-Type Jaguar to our range. This
has been re-engineered to accept later XJ6 running gear allowing a cost effective
solution whilst providing a fully adjustable driving experience .
Adrain Cocking -
When yet another customer asked could we recreate an XKSS - needless to say that
too joined the fold.
Sir Stirling Moss OBE
with our C-type
Replica at the NEC.
Classic Car Show
His reaction -
“You guys have done
an excellent job here,
you should be proud
of your achievement”
The name might be new to you, but our products certainly won’t be.
Realm Engineering came into being as an umbrella company to encompass all of the
varied products that
we have been developing over the past 30 years. From our early beginnings as Commercial
GRP manufacturers -
we made products for some of the best known names in the UK industry - and items
as diverse as motorcycle topbox
and panniers to Foden Lorry cabs! to supplying GRP speciality car bodies.
As the company evolved so did the range of products and direction, now focused on
the replica market a strong element of the
company is the manufacture of parts to accompany the range of world class replica
kits. Included is our range of specialist replica Dunlop style wheels supporting
many retro and replica applications; Lightweight E-type, MGA, Lister, Ferrari and
Trojeiro, they can
be supplied in original knock-on format or centres to accept numerous stud patterns
- supplied with dummy knock-on centres.
Specialist Gearbox adapters have been designed through the replica car developments;
Toyota Supra and 300 injection mating to Jaguar Straight 6 cylinder V8 and V12 aswell
as American V8 engines.