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    Fucking hell....just some minor upgrades then
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    Quote Originally Posted by Bob Vegana. View Post
    What wheels are those on the front of it, Liam?
    We made them ourselves, had forgings made and then machined them up in aus. Farken massive task in the end.

    Am going to anodize them but not sure on what colour. We are sponsorless at the moment so might have to go something pretty neutral just in case we find a new sponsor.
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    So much winning....

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    New fabbed up rear uprights, came out a little better than expected, lots of bloody time in them tho!

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    Noice.

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    God dayum, VERY noice.

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    Jesus wept......

    A polished turd is still a turd

    This is so fucking retarded in the best possible way Liam, love it.
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    ive always loved this car and the fab work you and your people do on it. At the risk of stating the obvious is it fair to say the average punter cant just buy a sports sedan and run it with off the shelf parts? 70%+ of this car feels like it was custom fabbed?
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    You could get a car and run for more conventional parts for sure, however you come to a point where it wont go faster. You'll get a seriously long way but for us we realistically are now setting gt lap times as the benchmark and you wont get there with conventional parts.
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    Has anyone ever had a serious crack with a floor pan EVO or GTR?

    If so, were they miles behind the front runners?

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    Production parts are just so damn heavy. Proper light race parts are just so expensive....
    " Money is for those without skills"

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    Quote Originally Posted by mondo2000 View Post
    Has anyone ever had a serious crack with a floor pan EVO or GTR?

    If so, were they miles behind the front runners?
    Did they change the rules to allow AWD? I remember it being talked about but can't recall if it ever went ahead.

    Showed nopics the recent photos, she was like "yeah Ok" then raised an eyebrow at the brakes and finally a double take and a big grin when she spied the engine.
    She reckons it's the first time she's liked an Excel.

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    dare I say it, but that seems a fair upgrade from the E30
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    Quote Originally Posted by irsa76 View Post
    Did they change the rules to allow AWD? I remember it being talked about but can't recall if it ever went ahead.

    Showed nopics the recent photos, she was like "yeah Ok" then raised an eyebrow at the brakes and finally a double take and a big grin when she spied the engine.
    She reckons it's the first time she's liked an Excel.
    the rules have always been there they are just very restrictive, i couldnt log book my time attack car as a sports sedan as it had too many mods

    eg: must have stock floor pan, stock cross members

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    Gools' Evo won the 2017 Qld sports sedan championship. That said, we don't quite have the Victorian/NSW presence in sports sedans at the moment.
    Rust is lighter than carbon fibre.

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