Project 180SX was in desperate need for a suspension upgrade to help put the power down as much as possible. An S15 rear subframe was acquired, reinforced and a whole heap of solid aftermarket goodies were installed to help minimise squat, maximise track and help align this monster! I’ll let Nic continue this, enjoy! 🙂…Details
Our first session at night. The reduced vision and light glare off the water proved to be an issue both in ones ability to see and in video quality. Our driver felt he was not having a great night and was somewhat disapointed with the evening. All part of the learning. Here is the footage.
There are two rather ugly issues with the BMW 1JZ project were currently building. One of these is the rather average rate at which it pulls up when the middle pedal is applied and the other is the absolute abortion of a wiring job this vehilce had done to it prior to us getting our…Details
The next thrilling stage of the Project 180SX build. The brake upgrade is the next thing to get a serious look at. There are some big issues that a lot of people oversee when it comes to building these cars. Read on and we shall divulge the details of these issues and the upgrade done…Details
Whilst some of the GDL team took a few days off for a weekend and others headed for Queensland’s Gold Coast for a much needed weekend away. Haimish and Alex went back to Eastern Creeks Skid pan for a second attempt at getting the drift skills down pat. We were very pleased to see some…Details
As the global vehicle market moves towards fuel economy, safety and complying with emisison laws, the high performance vehicle seems to be taking a solid kick in the balls. Of course there are some high end vehicles still hitting the market and the exotics will always be there but with manufactuerers no longer making EJs,…Details
Stage 2 of the BMW Twin turbo project has finally arrived. The truth of the matter is we had this content weeks ago but a combination of how rubbish the lack of a right click button is on macs and the complete uselessness that ASUS computers are and add into that mix that Windows 8…Details
We kick off July with another job for Project 180SX. A complete rear S15 Subframe was fitted to the rear end of the 180SX. The fitment of the subframe did present some challenges but it was nothing we couldn’t overcome. The upgrade included. -Solid Subframe offset bushes -Solid diff mount bushes -Rear Driftworks drop knuckles…Details