CAE Ultra Shifter - MINI R53, R56
NEW !! modified cable layout for reverse gear mechanism, lower installation expenditure and clean optics
CAE Ultra Shifter - Optimised for motor sports with the following features:
- Shifter for NEW Mini with 5 and 6 speed transmissions for using original gearshift cables after facelift.
- Fitted for all R53 from 2004/01 (Facelift) & R56.
Early (Pre facelift) R53 cars up to 2003/12 require shiftcables of 2004+ R53 facelift. (must be purchased separately)
- Short and super-precise shifting travel, exclusively H-pattern.
- The coupling system remains in its original form.
- Racing-style appearance.
- Characterised by its optimal ergonomics with a focus on motor sports: perfect positioning of the shift lever close to the steering wheel. The shift pattern is confined to approx. 65 x 65 mm.
- Activation of the reverse gear lock via cable reel from the shift lever. An accidental changing to the reverse gear is impossible. The reverse gear is unlocked by pulling up the sliding collar on the shift lever.
- Low weight and high stability: the milled and lathed parts consist of 7075 aluminium alloy; the substructures are made out of laser-cut, 3 mm thick AlMg3 aluminium. The parts are combined in the WIG welding process and black anodized for an optimal finish.
- Problem-free shifting of gears under stress or in curves.
- Integrated centre position spring, ensuring perfect feedback when changing columns while shifting up and down.
- Right/left stops and reverse gear stop adjustable separately.
- Simple installation through complete conversion kit: All systems are delivered with all small parts, fastening material and detailed installation instructions.
- Only available in all black anodized you can choose anodised aluminium gear lever knob in the following colours: titanium grey, blue, red, silver or orange; or in Plastic (POM) white or black.
Total height: approx. 480 mm Total length: approx. 288 mm Dimensions of base plate: approx. 288 x 120 mm Shifting travel: approx. 65 mm Selector travel (transverse direction): approx. 65 mm Weight (complete): approx. 1,15 kg Offset of the gear lever knop (back / up): approx. 60 / 160 mm Gear knob height: approx. 430 mm
For installing you have to remount the exhaust and heattplates. Shifter will be mounted from downside.No other modifications necessary at the car. Center console have to be modified. Switches have to move away.
Delivery: Shifter completely assembled (optionally available with gearshift cables), covering plate, all screws
installation instructions for dowload here behind the "PDF" tab
All CAE Ultra Shifters and tuning products are designed exclusively for motor sports and not permitted for public road traffic !
Installation Manual 10034
Imported From Germany
Special Order: Item assembly and delivery may take 4-8 weeks.
CAE Ultra Shifter Review
Posted by Ryan Romanoli on 23rd Oct 2015
This shifter is amazing! It really enhances your driving experience; making every race, rally, road trip, or commute extremely special.
This shifter will add a true race car feel & look to your mini's interior with it's optimized positioning & unique rally appearance.