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Old Nov 8th, 2012, 04:25 AM
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1320 MINI "Old Red" goes turbo

Suddenly this project has become urgent as there is only 107 days to the first round of the UK FWD Series at Santpod on March 17th :thumbup1:

To start the day Scott started placeing some pipes



Smiler was laughing at Scott swearing for most of the day



and eventually Scott got to this stage in between jobs



then the night shift came in Santa Pod tech crew Mark Norton re-certified the chassis for another 3 years



So we can't go any faster than 8.50 sec for another 3 years ::



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Old Nov 8th, 2012, 07:16 AM
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Will be following this Paul

Good luck for next season too, let us know the dates you're at the Pod
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Old Nov 8th, 2012, 12:50 PM
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Here are the dates John


Round 1

The Fast Show

Sun 17th March 2013

Santa Pod Raceway

TheFastShow.com



Round 2

Street Nationals

11th-12th May 2013

Santa Pod Raceway

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Round 3

JapShow

Sun 30th June 2013

Santa Pod Raceway

JapShow.co.uk



Round 4

Retro Show

Sun 7th July 2013

Santa Pod Raceway

RetroShow.co.uk



Round 5

God Of The Pod

Sat 17th August 2013

Santa Pod Raceway

GOTP.co.uk



Round 6

JapShow Finale

Sun 29th September 2013

Santa Pod Raceway

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Cheers mate,

Looks like you & the boys will be busy up there next year
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Its going to be so nice to see Thomas under pressure in the driving seat
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Old Nov 8th, 2012, 04:27 PM
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You not driving then??

Looking forward to some more Pro Mod style burn outs, I'll remeber to bring my carmera this time
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Still needs the wastegate fitting and fully welding but its getting there
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More pics





Scotty got some of the UpDownpipe done on Friday





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Old Nov 13th, 2012, 05:40 PM
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Looks like the MINI ONE bonnet fits nicely again

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Wastegate mounted and the wastegate exhaust is half completed


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Not much of an update apart from Thomas decided to cut the plenum in half and order some billet trumpets......to say they look like they were made for it is an understatement.





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So we picked up the WTA Intercooler core today..........so the air will flow through here;




And the water will flow through here;

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