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Merlyn Racing and Sports Racing Cars

Colchester Racing Developments Limited produced Merlyn racing and sports racing cars from 1960 till 1979 and still hold all the Merlyn drawings and jigs. Owned and run by Clive Hayward, it is the ONLY manufacturer of genuine Merlyn parts.

We can supply most parts required for the repair and restoration of these cars directly or through Simon Brown at Trackstar Racing Services. In the USA you can get in touch with Sunworks Engineering Inc, or in Japan please contact Koichi Watanuki at Phase One.

In addition to the supply of chassis, bodies, suspension parts, engine mountings, steering components etc., we supply original pattern steering wheels and badges for your bodywork or your overalls.

CRD have sales records for most of the cars built and a record of chassis numbers. If you have a Merlyn let us have the details and we will include it on our register.


Colchester Racing Developments
Clive Hayward
Tel+44(0)7860 602334
Email merlyncrd@aol.com


Trackstar Racing Services
Simon Brown
Tel +44(0)1903 714535
Email simon@trackstarracingservices.co.uk


Sunworks Engineering Inc
Cap Chenoweth
Tel +1 802 253 7662
Email kelsey@pshift.com


Garage Phase 1
Koichi Watanuki
Tel +81 45 592 2161
Email phase1@basil.ocn.ne.jp
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