It was great fun, I dont think video does the speed much justice.
Here is some lap data, my highest speed was 115mph down the main straight. The data is also gives an average lap speed which works out as 81mph across the whole lap.
My camera is just a cheap Chinese thing, which I've modified...
Went to Castle Combe for the first time a few days ago with Liam, we managed to get a bit of video on track together.
The first video is just me doing some progressively faster laps, with my best lap at the end (1m22.4)
Second video is me following Liam In his caged GTi and chasing a black...
So following a few other people that have done this, I decided to have a go at moving the ball on the gear stick, to give shorter throw on gear changes.
Here you can see the balls original position where the grooves are on the shaft.
Then it was installed along with a height adjustable gear...
Long overdue updates!
A few more recent pictures of the cars progress:
I have a couple of wheel/tyre options at the moment, but here it is sitting on 17" CE28 Reps with Federal RSR 215/40's all round.
300mm Front Disc Conversion using custom made caliper brackets, and also a simple brake...
The laminova cooler is more effective than an OE type donut style cooler.
Time for another update with whats new:-
-Mintex M1155 Racing Front Brake Pads installed
-DOT 5.1 Brake Fluid
-Corbeau Bucket Seats
-JWT Stage 3 Pressure Plate and B15 Friction Disc
SR16VE Flywheel (Lighter than SR20DE...
Managed to get a few things done lately, here's a couple of shots from the last week:
MOCAL Laminova Oil Cooler Installed
Pretty neat item, oil is cooled by the engine coolant. I've modified the existing coolant pipe to accept the cooler unit.
Random Engine Bay Shot
Pulsar GTiR Radiator...
Not at all, I wouldn't recommend it on the road, but for drag racing its definitely worth it. You can hear the engine revs momentarily hit the limiter as i change gear.
As long as you have a rev limiter and don't mis-shift, it can't do any harm to manually flatshift like this. I suppose it's...