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    Stealth fighter Ducati TT

    As i run my SR500 quite successfully in the CLASSIC 500 Class of the "Grab the flag" racing series, i decided to enter the big boys class, the "CLASSIC OPEN" Allowed are bikes over 750 CC (twins, triples and more) up to 1981. A class dominated by some fast SEGALE, BIMOTA KAWAS and EDDIE LAWSON...
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    17" again

    In order to be allowed to run my 17" on the street without loosing my vintage registration, i would need to proof to the registration office that up to and before 1983 on any Ford Make, 17" wheels (original or aftermarket wheels) have been used on a street registered car. Proofs are pictures...
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    Nice gt40

    Very nice car For Sale: Ford GT40 Replica What´s the story behind ? ( other than that what is written in the ad) TOM
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    Need megs

    I defenitely need some megs fabricated Gulf Racing Ford GT40 MK1 SOUND On The Track - YouTube TOM
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    Disszy for Weber intakes

    My actual Distributor will not clear the new Weber intake. it still needs about 10mm to fully sit. So a distributor with a 1/2" taller lower housing would be ideal. My disszy is MSD# 8579 and runs perfect. Called MSD an they say they do have taller ones but not with the small diameter disszy...
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    WEBER 48 IDA quality issue

    Dear all i´m in the process of collecting parts for changing my induction system from Holley to a WEBER IDA 48 setup. I already have purchased a very nice pair of NOS IDA´s from a VW guy in germany. Don´t know where they have been made, because the embossed field after "made in" is kept...
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    Tire and Wheel size

    Hi would like to find out the exact wheel and tiresize of those two cars. Both of them probably have some means for limiting the steering angle to avoid tires touching the sill panels. What you think? 1075 ( assume 11(10)x15 front and 14x15 rear, with 11.0/23.5x15 or 10.5/23 x15 front and...
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    Gt 40 mk2 gt 106

    Nice detailed pics of GT 106 Ford GT 40 MK II 7 Liter prototype 1964 Schwarz TOM
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    17" Tires History ??

    Dear all, i´m trying to find out as of when 17" racing or performance street tires have been used. Who has them used first ( pictures) and when ? would be interrested in the knowledge of you here. How period correct would the be and which period this would be ? Thanks TOM
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    Maserati Ghibli wanted

    Dear all a close friend of mine would like to buy a nice Maserati Ghibli. His favorite car would be this one. He found this car advertised in Norway ,but from the add it looks like the car is based in US. We had this before, that some weird traders just steal adverts and try to market...
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    Unknown Beauty

    Hi all At one of the summer car shows i have attented with my RCR, they had a desk with old car magazines. There i found this magazin form Jan/99, which featured a "original GT40". The report shows a beautyful racecar, love that stance and paint design. The car features a lot of original...
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    Oil pan gasket reco ?

    Hi i want to redo my oil pan gasket, the currently used cork rubber combination starts to leak slightly. My block is the 302 new boss block. BOSS 302 CYLINDER BLOCK | Part Details for M-6010-BOSS302* | Ford Racing Performance Parts Oil pan is the Aviad GT40 type pn 55360 Wet Sump Road...
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    GT40 Chassis Setup - Suspension Configuration - Original/Replica

    Re: Possible Suspension Arm Failure, Racing - Tornado GT40 Dear all just one point from my side. We have to differentiate Spring and shock and positioning of Spring along the shock absorber. Spring preload ( or changing of spring preload by changing the lower platform level) is not changing...
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    Gt40 suspension configuration and setup

    Re: Possible Suspension Arm Failure, Racing - Tornado GT40 Dear all just one point from my side. We have to differentiate Spring and shock and positioning of Spring along the shock absorber. Spring preload ( or changing of spring preload by changing the lower platform level) is not changing...
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    160° Thermostats

    Hi i would like to change my thermostat ( standard ) for that one. FlowKooler 330-160 - FlowKooler Robertshaw Series High Performance Thermostats - Overview - SummitRacing.com or that one EMP/Stewart Components 307 - EMP Stewart High Performance Thermostats - Overview - SummitRacing.com...
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    Carburator base insualtion gasket?

    Hi all looking for a insulation gasket for my 4bbl 750 Holley on a Super Victor Intake. Have some issues with fuel boiling after the car sits for a while after driving. Started already to isolate fuel lines, but also want to minimize heat transfer from the engine via intake. What brand...
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    New Racebike succesfully tested

    Decided to open a new thread for my new racebike It is finished now and i had my first racing event on it. From 4th to 6th of may i participated in the "grab the flag" classic bike event on Panninia Circuit in Hungary. Did pretty ok for a brand new bike. The bike has been finished on Thursday...
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    CHevy Bel Air Hot Rod

    Hi A friend of mine wants to buy this car Chevrolet : Bel Air/150/210 Chevrolet : Bel Air/150/210 - eBay (item 260972470205 end time Mar-12-12 18:56:08 PDT) He has contacted the owner an got some replies, that the car is still available. THan he wanted to go forward and talk about...
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    Vacation usa

    Dear all I will spend my summer vacation with my family(wife and 15 year old daughter) in the west of USA. This is the planned schedule: Arrival in LA 21.08 till 25.08 LA Area already have booked the Hotel in Marina del Ray. Besides the family topics i would like to meet with some...
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    Porsche Release forks good and bad ones

    Hi i had a clutch release failure this week. I drove the car in mid rain.having a lot of fun. every gearshift the rear of the car snapped sidewards, scaring probably the hell out of the ones which i overtook. It has been very contrallable and provided a lot of fun. Than suddenly in a fast 3rd...
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