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Old 03-05-2012, 07:07 PM   #1
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Hi pretty new on here so i thought i would so you my project pretty much the same as rwd lynch's fiesta but with my own twist .

So i brought the car last weekend of ebay as a non runner needing new wings and i already had the engine and loom from a 2000 zx12r fi Only had 2000 miles on the clock.

As soon as i got the car back work started so i completely strip the car down and took the wings off ill let the pics do the talkingClick the image to open in full size.Click the image to open in full size.
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Nice project, van looks well with the wheels
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sweet keep the update coming you going turbo as well
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turbo at a later stage hopefully
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Interesting project, best of luck with it
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Can't beat a good bike powered mk1, good luck with it mate!
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I used to have a Mk1 that colour in the mid 90's

Good luck with the project, will be keeping a close eye on it!

Like the van too, I'm currently searching for a decent connect SWB T220, has been difficult wading through the crap tbh........
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Watching this, going to be a good thread!!
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Cool little project! Looking forward to the updates!!
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Cool project.The shell looks to good to cut up.
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looks a fun project, but as glenn says it does too good to be cut up
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The shell is in good con but they is alot of rust round the back of the sills.
Will be a few updates this week
dose anyone now if gaz just sell front coilovers for mk1 fiesta on they own
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Click the image to open in full size.Nice project, van looks well with the wheels
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Small update this week i have finished the inner wing, welded sum thicker plates for the roll cage to bolt to as it seemed a little bit too much flex,
two new sills ,cut the floor out, next to do is the build the rest off the roll cage and frame will keep everyone updated



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Brilliant project. Remember this for sale few months ago and it looked so much fun

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yeah looks like so much fun has anyone got a vid of rwd lynch's fiesta

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think its about time for a update been really busy with work and just get as much as i can don on weekends

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Any more pics or progress mate ?
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made the chassis brackets a little wider so i can a just the wheel base a little

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next week i will up date again should have the exhaust built and firewall done and the front end if my tank arrives and the coilovers
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Something different..... I'm liking

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yeah i am aiming for june the 2nd clasic ford at the pod
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