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Postby Varadgrim » Sat Jul 03, 2010 9:07 am

I thought that one was basically a golf mk 3 shell dropped onto Type 3 floor pan/running gear? Confused It's super low though


Yeah that one was come to think of it, so yeah this wont be as low, didnt think of that. Either way its going to be interesting cant wait to see the results.
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Postby chris d » Sat Jul 10, 2010 8:21 am

bit of an update, been away with work so not got much time on it.
engines now in and rear suspensions in place, and made a start on the cage, hoping to drop it on its wheels on sunday and will pull it out for some better pics
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Postby famous phil » Sun Jul 11, 2010 2:37 pm

:D nice one will this be an every day car or just for the weekend :D

think with the space in the front you could mount a TDi and see which you can make go the fastest :lol:
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Postby chris d » Sun Jul 11, 2010 9:47 pm

better pics from today
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Postby chris d » Wed Jul 14, 2010 10:20 pm

little bit of a update
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Postby chris d » Tue Jul 20, 2010 9:59 pm

just a little update, been busy stripping the mk2 down and getting the cage fully welded up.
kr engine is now out, last couple cage mods have been done and on fully welding it up :D
most of the loom is stripped back just need to get the cage painted and then i can get the loom in :P
any way some pics, not much more to see really
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Postby bugdude » Wed Jul 21, 2010 5:03 am

mirror mirror on the wall! who is the fastest of them all. :lol: looks ace! 8)
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Postby maddison » Wed Jul 21, 2010 6:36 am

......would be dead funny if done ratty and in the front engine bay you just bolted in a set of bike cranks and a chain
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Postby phill » Wed Jul 21, 2010 6:48 am

That looks awesome bet it's going to be so much fun to drive

Was thinking about doing that to a nova yrs ago but never got round to it

Good work keep the updates coming :D
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Postby maddison » Wed Jul 21, 2010 8:13 am

funnily enough...it actually looks more like a nova with those flared arches :oops:


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Postby chris y » Wed Jul 21, 2010 9:03 am

maddison wrote:......would be dead funny if done ratty and in the front engine bay you just bolted in a set of bike cranks and a chain


Or a hamster wheel and one of those toy hamsters.


Its coming along well, looking forward to seeing it done.
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Postby COVIN » Wed Jul 21, 2010 9:08 am

Doing a great job Chris :D Looking forward to seeing this one.

I love stuff like this. Keep up the good work.
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