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    Twin turbo SLC half mile run

    Hey Folks thought this was rather impressive. Is it anyone on here? The paint scheme seems familiar but i don't recall anyone building a Chevy LS twin turbo SLC on this forum? It's not the one Fran built as turbos are in a different location. cheers Stu
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    SLC Air Conditioning system - gas amount

    Hi SLC folks! I've had a leak in my system, which I'm trying to track down. two questions: <!--[if gte mso 9]><xml> <w:WordDocument> <w:View>Normal</w:View> <w:Zoom>0</w:Zoom> <w:TrackMoves/> <w:TrackFormatting/> <w:PunctuationKerning/> <w:ValidateAgainstSchemas/>...
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    SLC windows DO act as a magnifying glass.

    In my original thread on my SLC I mentioned I was seeking a solution for the side windows to aid in reducing the intensity in sun light. See Post #5 of this thread: For ease, this is what I said: “When the sun shines through...
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    Engine oil temp on race track

    I've had the SLC on the track on 2 occasions now. First time the LS3 engine oil temp reached 140 degrees C (284F). I Then installed an external oil cooler in the side body ducts with shroud and proper ducting to slow the air speed to allow effective cooling. I'm running Penrite HPR 5 5w-40...
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    Tire/Tyres for SLC

    <!--[if gte mso 9]><xml> <o:OfficeDocumentSettings> <o:AllowPNG/> </o:OfficeDocumentSettings> </xml><![endif]--> What tire sizes and brands are people running on their SLC’s? I understand the preferred size is 275/35/18 and 325/30/19. For some strange reason both my front & rear...
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    SL-C help re: 'Steering wheel lock' and 'steering query'.

    As you know I acquired the SL-C built and thus I’m behind in knowledge. So, any assistance would be greatly appreciated! Firstly: Steering Wheel Lock Engagement I have the 2010 GM CADILLAC XLR ROADSTER COLLAPSIBLE steering column in my SL-C. I was wondering how you get the ‘steering wheel...
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    New SL-C owner

    Firstly as a new SL-C owner I must confess I didn’t build this car – I purchased it already completed. Total respect to all those who do build these themselves, I don’t have the skills, time or patience to undertake a build. Secondly a HUGE shout out to Fran for the massive amount of time he’s...
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    SLC transaxle alignment photos

    Hi! I’m running a LS3 376/480HP engine and Ricardo transaxle. Fran has been unbelievably excellent in assisting me with my inquiries. However, this simple comparison question that forum members could assist me with instead of me bugging Fran all the time! I was wondering if someone else...
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    Aussie kit car

    Not affiliated with me in anyway. <?xml:namespace prefix = o ns = "urn:schemas-microsoft-comPERFORMANCE Top speed 0 to 100kph / 60mph DIMENSIONS Length (including wing) Wheelbase Track .......... Front .......... .......... Rear Height Width Weight </TD><TD vAlign=top width="25%"> 260kph...
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    Sad news from an Aussie Icon

    Many Aussie GT40 owners will be sad to hear that Simmons Wheels has closed their business after many years making 3 piece wheels for the Aussie car enthusiasts. Another company will be looking after repairs and servicing of the wheels however it doesn't look as though any new wheels will be...
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    New member - very interested in getting into a DRB GT40

    Hi fellow Gt40 enthusiasts! I’m Stuart and live in Sydney. I've only recently come across this site and have spent the last few days (even during work hours) reading about peoples build ups, namely: Pete, Peter D, Dimi, Bill Haralambakis & Dave S. Thanks for the excellent information provided...