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So it's basically going to be an Audi bodied and engined S chassis
Still looks rad, and should sound radder
3 hours, 36 minutes ago on Rebirth Of A Legend:</br> The Audi Drift Sport D-Mac S1
Great to see some coverage. I'm there every month, rain hail or shine. Totally worth it, even though I usually work until 10pm on Sundays after it.
1 day, 6 hours ago on We Run This Town: Sydney Style
While you are correct on the rival manufacturer part, I can safely say I will never put a Mercedes engine in my E30
5 days, 3 hours ago on A Ford Built To Divide & Conquer
930 5 speed RHD.
1 week, 3 days ago on 40 Years Of 911 Turbo Fever
Straight up goal lifestyle right there.
1 week, 6 days ago on Jay Leno’s Garage:</br> A Personal Speedhunters Tour
6 link rear, my god. Got any pics?
2 weeks ago on Riding Around With An Armed Escort
Jesus H Christ. This is mental. Massive, massive respect to everyone involved.
This is proper Speedhunting.
3 weeks, 2 days ago on Thor’s Hammer: <br/>The MG GT3’s Accelerated Evolution
How many horses? God the S54 is a beautiful engine. If I could find one for a reasonable price I'd swap one into my E30
3 weeks, 6 days ago on Do It Differently:</br> A Wide & Boosted E46
@TonyCundalini Are you actually serious?
The Commodore, disregarding VE and VF, is an absolute joke. The VB will crack a windscreen if you corner hard. The chassis is so floppy that if you tow a heavy boat the back doors have a chance of opening. Even the IRS models of VS etc are laughable.
If you drove a good handling car you'd know the difference.
4 weeks, 1 day ago on Sounds Of Power: This Is Australia
Wheel suggestions on mine? I have an E30, they must be 16x7.5 or x8. Offset of +18 to +23.
Can't fit BBS RS as the bolts will hit the brake calipers
1 month, 1 week ago on Track Day Wheels: Who’s Running What?
Out of interest:
Just how ridiculously difficult is it to fit the E34 rear end?
I absolutely love these cars but that rear suspension is what keeps putting me off them
1 month, 2 weeks ago on Unfinished Business:</br> Where Did I Go So Wrong?
@Hog Dog Regardless of that, the GT25 family are a very small series and don't tend to like lots of boost through them (at least from what I've seen).
Very interesting, as I'm planning on using a GT2560 on my turbo E30 318is and from what I've heard they'll only just pull 300hp
2 months ago on Look Cool, Have Fun: The Timeless S13
A GT2540, making 410whp? That's awesome.
What's the go with the TiAL rear housing?
You have absolutely no idea how jealous I am. Driving a BDA Escort is one of my dreams.
How much do these go for these days?
2 months, 3 weeks ago on From Luxembourg With Love:<br /> Driving The Wengler Racing RS1800 BDA
@ModGuy SUs are so forgotten about these days... Really just us British car people that still hang on to them.
I reckon they're the best choice for a daily driver though, so reliable.
2 months, 3 weeks ago on Carburetor:<br /> The Greatest Auto Part Ever?
@zap1 This... What was the point of showing it
3 months ago on Standing Out At Tokyo Auto Salon
Your article is better than the video to be honest. Disappointed in the footage that was shot, big time. Could've been so much more.
Massive respect to them actually holding the event, though.
3 months, 1 week ago on Climbing The Hakone Turnpike
Sort of the same idea that I'm going with my E30, except a bit more street oriented.
Well, that's unless it ends up so fast that I feel it needs a cage and harness :)
3 months, 4 weeks ago on Super Starion:</br> The Car That Does Everything
@Jonathan Moore Well, I know what I'd be buying if I had 75k pounds
4 months ago on Point & Shoot: <br/>The Intercontinental Ballistic Metro
What sort of prices do they tend to go for these days?
For anyone who's featured, how did you start on the long road of learning to fabricate?
I'm about to buy my first welder and give it a crack.
Also: Got sound of the 8-1 headers?
4 months, 3 weeks ago on #IAMTHESPEEDHUNTER: Built Not Bought
I would give a lot to be able to sit in the driver's chair with the nose pointed down a drag strip. This is great
5 months ago on Just Don’t Call It A Rat Rod…
@Moldy Kinda lame? Seriously?
ah yes the perfect theme to make me feel like I'm not good at anything lol
5 months ago on #IAMTHESPEEDHUNTER</br> Show Us Your Fabrication Skills
Shaved bolts are becoming a thing! Yes! Now make them out of metal and you're on a winner
(and yes I do know how hard it is, that's the point)
5 months, 2 weeks ago on Viva Las Vegas: The SEMA Show Is Go!
@FunctionFirst I do try
5 months, 2 weeks ago on Cars Of Japan’s Grassroots Drift Scene
SR20 fans reading this? Nah, they're all busy fixing spun bearings
I haven't researched this at all, but is there a way to run antilag without it eating turbos all the time?
5 months, 3 weeks ago on The Ripsnorting, Anti-Lagging<br />Speed Industries Impreza
Mate that looks the absolute tits. Hats off to you.
Now it needs bigger turbos and more skids :)
5 months, 4 weeks ago on Project Volvo Goes Large: It’s TE37 Time!
I need this
5 months, 4 weeks ago on Hide Your Children: <br />The ABT RS6-R Thunderbus
Are there even any 20b Cosmos that haven't given up their engine left?
6 months ago on Nostalgic Attack: A 20B Turbo S30Z
@Speedhunters Yeah, people obviously do want to see it, I know that.
But that's just my point of view, for what it's worth. I figured it'd be better to actually write up something that explains why, rather than just LOL LIBERTY WALK SUX and whatever other drivel some people post.
6 months ago on The Craziest Sounding Street Car Ever?
@Taryn Croucher That is true, but I know what he means.
If I wanted to see Liberty Walk stuff I'd go to other mainstream sites that have some pretty pictures.
I come to Speedhunters because you guys seem to have a talent that nobody else does for finding the batshit insane backyard builds. The guys that spend a decade refining a car in their shed to be absolutely insane.
That's the sort of stuff that I want features on.
I absolutely do realise that you can't find enough of that sort of thing to fill the pages, and so other interesting enthusiast type things like race reports and the like are totally appreciated.
But as stupid as it seems to type this, this kind of thing where they take a car, do something for the sake of being polarising and then proclaim to the world that they're pushing the boundaries, does not appeal to me at all.
Now bear in mind that it is nearly 1am and I'm sleep deprived so this might not make sense.
6 months, 1 week ago on The Craziest Sounding Street Car Ever?
This is awesome. Thanks for letting us see this stuff.
What's the Top 10 website, by the way? Just out of interest
6 months, 1 week ago on Street Racing in Stockholm:<br /> Welcome To The Underground
@Fabrik8 @AlejandroRamirez If only I had the motivation and ability to nail the maths required for mech eng.
I now work at a supermarket
6 months, 3 weeks ago on If You Have A Problem, If No One Can Help.<br/>Maybe You Can Hire… The TMG Team
How does it feel to be the hero we need after what was quite frankly the disappointment that was the end of Mark Webber's career?
How did you start off in motorsport?
7 months, 1 week ago on Your Chance To</br> Ask Daniel Ricciardo A Question
A slammed LR. I'm not even surprised at this point. Looked good though, even if it's now totally useless
7 months, 1 week ago on Running Up That Hill:</br> Getting High On Retro Rides
@RodChong oh my
7 months, 2 weeks ago on The Lamborghini Huracán Experience
It's amazing seeing how much the Gallardo changed between its first release models and the last special editions in terms of aesthetics.
I, for one, can't wait to see what it looks like with the customary wings and diffusers that they'll add further on into its lifespan.
It already looks great, and judging by the video that shows it's about as fast to 300km/h as the Aventador, it performs very well as well.
That Evo VI is gorgeous.
The laws seem pretty close to what we have here, though.
7 months, 3 weeks ago on Meeting The Angry Pandas
@Pwain Probably 9k or so
7 months, 3 weeks ago on ’66 Mustang + NASCAR V8 =</br> One Crazy Afternoon
What's it like to drift? I would imagine very twitchy, being such short wheelbase?
That's an awesome build.
8 months ago on Short Back And Slides: A RWD Golf
@Larry Chen @aussieANON Did you guys get the Defender at all?
If not, the S1 Discovery is a great base to start. Coil springs and live axle are a recipe for success.
All you would really have to do would be lift it, some good tyres, then lockers (although I'm not sure how much abuse the stock axles will withstand, I'm not a big offroad nut).
8 months ago on This Range Rover Likes It Dirty
Absolutely the Escort.
Please please please get a feature on that
8 months ago on Mark Arcenal’s Top Wekfest Picks
They're wonderful cars.
Our family car is a Discovery 4, the turbo diesel. Costs a lot of money here due to taxes etc
Damn it's nice though. Tows all the broken down cars we can find on the highway with no problems, fits camping gear for a week with no problems, and absolutely monsters bad terrain.
Now if they could only make them more reliable...
Black, it'll go much better with the blue exterior
8 months, 1 week ago on You Decide: LaSupra Is Asking…
I honestly struggle to believe that some of these photos don't have the background shopped in. They're amazing
8 months, 1 week ago on Catching Up With Linhbergh
@Carnage That of course is implying that you haven't got massive flares and like 255 profile tyres
8 months, 1 week ago on The Devil’s Golf
8 months, 1 week ago on When An 8.3L V10 Swap Just Isn’t Enough…
In something that would weigh probably a tonne with everything done, even 300bhp would be stupid fast. 500 would be like yes I would like to win a drag race against every production car ever