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by colin davids
Sun 06 Jan 2013, 20:41
Forum: Post your ride
Topic: CHEVY 350 V8 FLEXI STOCK CAR
Replies: 13
Views: 2808

Re: CHEVY 350 V8 FLEXI STOCK CAR

Good Luck, where do you live /Where is the race? Thanks guys The track is Kraaifontein raceway in Cape Town which happens to be the longest and fastest dirt track in the country and some American racers have been invited so my first race will be an international event.Talk about a baptism of fire!!...
by colin davids
Fri 04 Jan 2013, 16:40
Forum: Post your ride
Topic: CHEVY 350 V8 FLEXI STOCK CAR
Replies: 13
Views: 2808

CHEVY 350 V8 FLEXI STOCK CAR

Morning.Just bought this astra stock car with 350 chevy motor and manual box.It has all the right groceries like aluminium heads,roller cam,roller rockers,single plane etc.I have never done this kind of racing before and i'll probably just end up scaring myself but i thought it would be fun to try s...
by colin davids
Tue 18 Dec 2012, 08:12
Forum: Cars for sale
Topic: Ford F100 351
Replies: 10
Views: 2603

Re: Ford F100 351

Hi Cobus

Does your van have a cleveland or a windsor?Is it manual or automatic?Four-barrel or two?
Maybe a couple of engine bay pics would help.Im sure lots of people would be interested in the drivetrain if its the right one.

Thanks
Colin
by colin davids
Sat 15 Dec 2012, 11:24
Forum: Cars for sale
Topic: GRANADA PERANA 4 SPD MANUAL FOR SALE
Replies: 1
Views: 1868

GRANADA PERANA 4 SPD MANUAL FOR SALE

Howsit guys I have put this car on gumtree for R 65 000 but my turbo drag car project has gone way over budget and it needs a cash injection so i am offering the granada to forum members for R55 000.The car has a few rust bubbles at the bottom of the doors but is otherwise quite solid and is a genui...
by colin davids
Sat 15 Dec 2012, 10:51
Forum: General/Lounge
Topic: 1970 Perana.
Replies: 5
Views: 973

Re: 1970 Perana.

Hi guys

Thanks for the info.Maybe calling it a race replica was not entirely correct on my part.I think he wants the period racer look but really prefers the 2 door body style.

Thanks
Colin
by colin davids
Fri 14 Dec 2012, 08:47
Forum: General/Lounge
Topic: 1970 Perana.
Replies: 5
Views: 973

Re: 1970 Perana.

Great post Rassie.I really enjoy seeing and researching race cars from yesteryear. It may have been before my time but my dad gets all excitable when i show him this stuff because they actually saw these cars run.He is currently building a mk 2 cortina 2 door v6 as a race replica and i have a questi...
by colin davids
Thu 13 Dec 2012, 18:32
Forum: Technical
Topic: FORD 347 STROKER PISTON ISSUES
Replies: 21
Views: 3013

Re: FORD 347 STROKER PISTON ISSUES

dude, i can also stick a lawn mower engine in a trolley , label it a 302 V8 and kick ur @$$, be carefult that tin can does not fold up when you hit the brakes too hard. :lol: :lol: :lol: No fear bud,if we lose, we lose with dignity...lets compare apples with apples, i agree on one thing though, thi...
by colin davids
Wed 12 Dec 2012, 08:03
Forum: Technical
Topic: FORD 347 STROKER PISTON ISSUES
Replies: 21
Views: 3013

Re: FORD 347 STROKER PISTON ISSUES

Just dont come with a tuna can on wheels, you kinda guaranteed a win that way....oh and when you say 302, make sure it IS actually a 302 and not a stroker.........hey Alvin ;) (tail lights and all) IS THAT FEAR I SMELL IN THE CHEVY CAMP? EXCUSES ARE USUALLY MADE AFTER THE RACE NOT BEFORE.WITH ALL T...
by colin davids
Tue 11 Dec 2012, 17:32
Forum: Heads Up/What I discovered
Topic: ORIGINAL SIERRA XR8 FOUND
Replies: 5
Views: 2931

Re: ORIGINAL SIERRA XR8 FOUND

THANKS ALVIN.I'LL GIVE HIM A CALL BUT FOR NOW I JUST WANT TO GET THIS BASTARD RUNNING ASAP. STARTING TO GET WITHDRAWAL SYMPTOMS.

CHEERS
COLIN
by colin davids
Tue 11 Dec 2012, 17:26
Forum: Technical
Topic: No Papers?????What to do???
Replies: 11
Views: 7482

Re: No Papers?????What to do???

HOWSIT ROURKE.DON'T KNOW IF THIS HELPS BUT I RECENTLY BOUGHT A TRUCK WITH NO PAPERS AND HAD TO GET A POLICE AFFIDAVIT STATING THAT I HAD BOUGHT IT FROM XYZ AND THAT THE REGISTERED OWNER CANNOT BE FOUND.I ASSUME YOU CAN'T FIND HIM OR YOU WOULD SIMPLY HAVE HIM GET DUPLICATES.BASED ON THIS AFFIDAVIT TH...