Fuel injection becomes an option on the Plus 8. Power is now 190 bhp at 5,280 rpm. Price was around £13,000.00 including UK taxes. In a Performance Car magazine road test the author writes 'After our drive, photographer Peter Robain and I arrived back at Malvern Link, cold, senses battered by the gale blowing into the cockpit, irreparably dishevelled, but grinning from ear to ear.' Haven't we all!
4/4 is fitted with the Capri/Sierra five-speed gear box.
Cam Gear steering box discontinued. Rack & pinion on +8, Gemmer steering box on remainder.