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PostPosted: Sat Jul 31, 2010 11:20 pm 
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my step dads (sort of) old drag car

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body channelled roof chopped space frame chassis. interesting story behind conception if anyone is interested?



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jamabikes wrote:
body channelled roof chopped space frame chassis. interesting story behind conception if anyone is interested?

Yeah,

what engine/fuel and what does it run too?


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not 100% on the engine, seemed to remember it being a vw engine, but highly modded. poss twin turbo...

was built in about 94 iirc.

will ask him tomorrow if you are interested.

stopped the pod for 30 minutes, as the other racers had to be called to the track!

:lol: :lol: :lol:


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al wrote:
Yes I have plans! :wink:

Stupid rare!! Then you add the fact It's a RHD british registered car, LS model (1803cc) and a few styling changes, full service history and not a single rust patch anywhere!

Yes, stupid rare.

I'm a happy chappy. :D :D :D


Wow i didn't know they did rhd.


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my recently modified saxo

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I reckon that'll T-Cut out.








What happened???


Damp roads and several trees. No serious injuries thank goodness.


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lewis1641 wrote:
fingers wrote:
lewis1641 wrote:
my recently modified saxo

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I reckon that'll T-Cut out.








What happened???


Damp roads and several trees. No serious injuries thank goodness.


Ah, another case of ambition exceeding talent :twisted: :wink:


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PostPosted: Mon Aug 02, 2010 10:04 am 
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al wrote:
just got this luvverly K70 LS. :D


Blimey :shock:

That's rare!!

I seem to remember 'Practical Classics' stating that there were (I think?) less than 10 still on British roads

(or was it the very similar Audi 80?)


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PostPosted: Mon Aug 02, 2010 1:03 pm 
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RichT wrote:
al wrote:
just got this luvverly K70 LS. :D


Blimey :shock:

That's rare!!

I seem to remember 'Practical Classics' stating that there were (I think?) less than 10 still on British roads

(or was it the very similar Audi 80?)


Yes, It's a really low number.

Practical classics got hold of me the day I bought the car, so they could run a small feature in PC or classic car weekly or some such.

al. :D


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