Been pretty lazy with the updates here lately. Got a list of excuses, but short version is, I haven’t done anything notable on the Trueno, or Starlet. Other than smashing up a few cones; below.
I haven’t been completely lazy though. Finished helping my brother, with a few upgrades to his truck a few weeks back. I’ll post this backwards since everyone is too lazy to click the continue reading link. Quick vid someone requested, sounds pretty good for a dirty old Nissan. excuse the weak wheel/tyre combo
Gave it back shortly after that^, before i broke it. Ok, now for whats making all the noise. Built new exhaust manifold:
Bro mounted up an intercooler and i filled in the gaps. Continue reading
Some KP only vid’s from Christmas drift. Throwing down full track. The difference between wet and dry track, is pretty intense. Again thanks to the bro for taking the vids.
Also thanks to everyone taking pictures. links to full galleries at bottom of page
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When drifting yesterday. Thanks to keisuke over at 86 fighters for the day!
Here goes some vids my brother took:
Might post up some more kp vids over the next few days..
Finally rolled a new plenum that I was happy with so trimmed it back to the angle I wanted. Its only a slight rake of about 15mm from one end to the other. So with everything looking ok I welded the runners to the plenum plate, tidied up the ports then welded on the plenum itself.
Here’s the ports tidied up and all smoothed out…
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Because rwd Toyota’s are too good for the paddock. we acquired this:
Edit: Any one in NZ have an axle for one of these things!? we are down to 1 wheel drive, clicking cv finally let go.
Made a few changes to improve airflow to the cooling system
Modified the intercooler & mounted it up against the radiator.
ali blanks to stop air escaping out the sides Continue reading