Manufacturers'/Constructors' title created
An expanded ‘BTCC Manufacturers’/Constructors’ title will be up for grabs in this year’s HiQ MSA British Touring Car Championship.
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Rider, Goodman for ITV BTCC
Steve Rider and Louise Goodman will present ITV’s...
as most of you know i bought cupra_matts old 366bhp cupra, and what a nice car it is :)
however i had a oil leak from the top of the gearbox today ???
wondering maybe if its the diff bolts that have snapped and come through the box ? no visual damage to the outside of the box so im not...
After lots of chats about what to go for i ended up going to tts in bedford and getting stage1 revo, when it came to the first road test it blew the intercoller pipe off and they had to fix it on the side of the road :) it doen again so that was more money for some decent samco cause it had...
Well after years of thinking about it , myself and "Nibbles" finally took the plunge and bought a track day car with the hope of now being able to learn how to drive properly !
The little baby we bought is a Peugeot 1.9 GTI and with the help of Nibbles careful eye the deal was done this...
I think it's time to post a few pictures of my babycar, so here's what I've done thus far:
Debadged the back
Painted the boot "S" in black
Changed the aerial from standard into small Calearo Shark
Installed M3-Style black rearview mirrors
Installed plain (no "S") front central grille...
Here's the printout for my K03S Ibiza at the RR day at AMD today.
Mods as follows.........
K03S with 4bar fpr
3" Z-Ex Downpipe/100cel cat into 2.5" Scorpion exhaust
Jabbasport remap + boost controller
EVOshield inlet manifold gasket
Had the car on the rollers at the P-torque rolling road day last saturday and was amazed at the results:
241 lb ft Torque :funk:
Heres the graph:
Car is completely stock so very happy with the results! comments welcome :)
Hi all, right just ordered some new rims for track fun an now need to sort some tyres for them, i am looking at all the normal list 1B suspects like AO48r, R888, V70A, DZ01J etc but what i am more interested in is what compound are people running or what can you recommend or indeed not recommend...
ok so fnally started modfding my LCR after owning it for 2months, fitted new DV today, new front splitter, as my old one is on the M8 somewhere!! the wheels are off refurbed and painted in SEAT TECHNO GREY, wont be to everyones taste but i like them! oh and also fitted my new dynatwist kit...
seat leon cupra r
I picked up my 54 plate LCR with 40,000 miles on the clock back in August last year. I had, had more than enough with my old Polo GTi with the gearbox going whist looking at new cars. Since then its had 2 more re-builds from the new owners...Great looking cars, crap gearboxes tho.
I just bought a MK1 Leon Cupra on Friday, which despite being MOT'd and serviced by the garage is now presenting warning light 13 Diagnosis/Pollution permanently when the engine is on, and 22 EPC (accelerator pedal fault?) when the ignition is on but goes away when the engine is started...
got my new FR on monday....even though it was snowing and minus 3!!
absolutely love it, although its well dirty already due to gritted roads....
anyway here it is
Current Mod List
P-torque stage 1 remap (177bhp/300lbs/torque)...
Need a push in the right direction or a thread link on the following fault (i searched with no luck):
Have recently fitted a new Cat and front pipe to my ABF mk2 and during this period have removed the air inlet mainfold and all associated vacuum hoses and sensory clips. I have driven the...
Going to be ordering our new Ibiza for the wife any day now.
Would have loved the sport (well Cupra really!), but with the financial climate the way it is and the PCP being up soon we need to change. She's been happy with her current 1.4 MK4 and enjoyed the drive in the MK5, which despite...