Our Company

From parts, servicing, engine and gearbox rebuilds to your specification, diagnostic fault finding, as well as solutions to wiring/e;electrical problems, we can help you and your classic Mini - from a bulb to a complete car. 
Thus DME can cater for all aspects of your Mini, be it a full rebuild, modifications o the original car or just routine maintenance. 
  • Engine & Gearbox
    • DME can build any engine to any spec: mild to wild, the only limit is your imagination, from a humble 850 to full house 1400, ported and flowed cylinder heads. performance ignition and carburetion, Crypton Tuning and much more. DME's last fast road engine produced 103 bhp and 138lb/ft of torque at the wheels.
    • Gearboxes are built to exactling standards with all new bearings, baulk rings and diff ratios to suit application. 
  • Suspension and Braking
    • performance suspension built to your specific requirements, complete 4 wheel alignment service, which used in conjunction with adjustable suspension components will enable you to get the best handling from your Mini.
    • Brakes can be built to exacting standards, from Cooper S discs to suit 10" wheels, to 4 piston vented discs for fast road applications. Radius arms and uprights all built. 
  • Interior
    • Full length head linings are a DME speciality, with re-trims tailored to your car, including nin standard seats, re-trimmed dashes, bespoke dashboard trim and in car entertainment systems to any specification.
  • Electrics
    • Custom wiring looms tailored to your car, custom modifications include electric windows, central locking and keyless entry. Non standard switch gear, repositioned / non standard fuse boxes and loom additions for spotlights. Also ECU decoding, alarm key fob recoding etc
For anything your Mini requires, Downton Motor Engineering is the lace to come for a professional service with over 34 years experience and a standard of preparation that is second to none. 
NB Downton Motor Engineering are and independent company who are not connected or associated with any other car manufacturers