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by chris
Sun Nov 25, 2007 7:10 pm
Forum: Readers Cars
Topic: spring special pic of wheels added
Replies: 84
Views: 33995

me and jake had ago at the body work today but with the welder playing up for half an hour and lack of time didnt see as much progress as we wanted so we are going to have another bash at it next weekend. Heres the pics from today we have managed to weld up the hole on the floor though and bend a pi...
by chris
Sat Nov 24, 2007 4:21 pm
Forum: Readers Cars
Topic: spring special pic of wheels added
Replies: 84
Views: 33995

hey again well just had a look at the front left bit that needs some welding, looks worse than I thought gonna need a sill end piece I think. But my welding mate who also has an imp, (when he gets online hes going to do a photo dump of his project the lad got proper skillzorz! hes the one whos done ...
by chris
Sat Nov 24, 2007 3:47 pm
Forum: Readers Cars
Topic: spring special pic of wheels added
Replies: 84
Views: 33995

I KNOW!! I wondered who would spot that!!! lol

chris
by chris
Sat Nov 24, 2007 2:59 pm
Forum: Readers Cars
Topic: spring special pic of wheels added
Replies: 84
Views: 33995

that went to a friend who is going to bring it back from the dead, its going to be white with my old slot mags on and blue interior!

So going to want it back when it gets like that!! :lol:
by chris
Sat Nov 24, 2007 2:12 pm
Forum: Readers Cars
Topic: spring special pic of wheels added
Replies: 84
Views: 33995

spring special pic of wheels added

well now! since I couldnt sort the body work out on the husky in good time I had an offer for a spring special that only needs a little hole covering up. As the sills and floor and rear lower quaters where done in 2000 and then took of the road in 2004 where it has sat in an open barn till now :P :P...
by chris
Thu Nov 22, 2007 8:35 pm
Forum: Events - Club and Non Club
Topic: Brands Hatch to Nurburgring
Replies: 22
Views: 11936

yer I was thinking about doing this too!!!!

chris
by chris
Mon Jul 30, 2007 7:42 am
Forum: 2007 - IMP 07 The International 9th - 13th August 2007
Topic: Cheshire/Warrington convoy to national
Replies: 45
Views: 23628

Im still up for going on the tursday, But Ill be in my corrado, impless as its still getting work done to it (ran out of money at the mo :cry: :cry: :cry: :cry: )

chris
by chris
Wed Jul 18, 2007 5:29 pm
Forum: 2007 - IMP 07 The International 9th - 13th August 2007
Topic: Remote control cars
Replies: 28
Views: 10366

:D Looks like fun, i'll bring my Pro4 to give a go round the track. Might bring mardave and truck aswel if i can get the parts i need to fix them. Chris Joys of a pro 4! I use to have one of those when I was a sponsored racer twas good till I snapped the chassis at the stafford out door track in th...
by chris
Mon Jul 02, 2007 12:09 pm
Forum: 2007 - IMP 07 The International 9th - 13th August 2007
Topic: Cheshire/Warrington convoy to national
Replies: 45
Views: 23628

^^^^sounds good to me^^^^
by chris
Thu Jun 28, 2007 12:44 pm
Forum: 2007 - IMP 07 The International 9th - 13th August 2007
Topic: Cheshire/Warrington convoy to national
Replies: 45
Views: 23628

Simple way to cure that. Add your name below the day you are departing, cut and paste both days in to your reply to keep both lists up to date:


Thursday convoy
Bob Hawes
Bob Allan
Chris Whitworth



Friday convoy
by chris
Mon Jun 25, 2007 2:50 pm
Forum: 2007 - IMP 07 The International 9th - 13th August 2007
Topic: Cheshire/Warrington convoy to national
Replies: 45
Views: 23628

Ill probably be joining you then bob! 06 all the way :(

chris
by chris
Mon Jun 25, 2007 9:56 am
Forum: 2007 - IMP 07 The International 9th - 13th August 2007
Topic: Cheshire/Warrington convoy to national
Replies: 45
Views: 23628

Ill join in, imp on trailor mind!

Guess your thinking about the convoy sometime on the Thursday?

Cheers
Chris
by chris
Tue Feb 20, 2007 9:34 pm
Forum: Readers Cars
Topic: Penny the next turbo. new thread started aghhhhhhhhhhhhhh*
Replies: 14
Views: 18221

unfortunatly due to funds the whole project is on hold till probably next year :cry: At the start of next year tho it will be back to begin with with a bigger turbo, then Ill mount up my supercharger again and start all over. I need to sell my white imp first to fund the purple one Cheers for asking...
by chris
Tue Feb 20, 2007 3:11 pm
Forum: Readers Cars
Topic: Pats K-series power Imp
Replies: 384
Views: 188398

sounds good! what would it be if my power was 130bhp? to 600kg which is what my 5th version is going to be 8)

Cheers
Chris
by chris
Tue Feb 20, 2007 1:44 pm
Forum: Readers Cars
Topic: Pats K-series power Imp
Replies: 384
Views: 188398

hey all, the retro rides day pat talks about above, My fastest time of the day (before the temp got stupidly hot) was 17.1 sec 0-60 was i think 8.9 sec (don't quote me Ill have to check that) engine was version 2 of my turbo set up (now on 4 i.e. much better) cc was/is 930cc turbo was garrett t2 now...
by chris
Tue Jan 09, 2007 9:17 pm
Forum: Readers Cars
Topic: Imp S4 - Sept 17th, update (sorry its been a while)
Replies: 162
Views: 158178

Iv used a swirl pot as a header, it's working very well at the moment and when its fully fully finished im goin to have a little pipe say 4mm dia form the rad to the top of the tank as a stop to air trap. <--- hope that makes sence :shock: :roll: cheers chris P.s With all my coolant things mounted t...
by chris
Tue Jan 09, 2007 7:58 pm
Forum: Readers Cars
Topic: Imp S4 - Sept 17th, update (sorry its been a while)
Replies: 162
Views: 158178

hey man Iv mounted my header tank at the front where the washer bottle normally is, and thats now on the other side. Will that work for you?

Cheers

Chris
by chris
Sun Nov 05, 2006 11:35 pm
Forum: 2006 - IMP 06 - The International 27th to 31st July 2006
Topic: DVD?
Replies: 4
Views: 4057

has the dvd come out yet cos I get the monthly club mag just havent seen any info for it yet?

Whats the status?

Cheers
Chris
by chris
Thu Sep 21, 2006 9:27 pm
Forum: Readers Cars
Topic: Penny the next turbo. new thread started aghhhhhhhhhhhhhh*
Replies: 14
Views: 18221

Right A little update, trust me read it all its gonna be worth it!!! Since the last post of mine Iv had the car going with some electrics so I went up to vinces to get the wiring done and possibly an mot. But on the way I hit a load of traffic cos of road works and It was the only hot day of the wee...
by chris
Mon Aug 21, 2006 8:45 am
Forum: Readers Cars
Topic: Penny the next turbo. new thread started aghhhhhhhhhhhhhh*
Replies: 14
Views: 18221

right yesterday I built up enough effort to do some work on her, got the turbo in and the exhaust so I put the oil, coolant and petrol in rigged up a battery and today I gave it ago! First attempt I had smoke out of the dizzy :( turned out to be the ignition wires on the coil where on the negative n...
by chris
Thu Aug 17, 2006 2:56 pm
Forum: Readers Cars
Topic: Penny the next turbo. new thread started aghhhhhhhhhhhhhh*
Replies: 14
Views: 18221

hey man all was going ok till just now, thunder, lightning and one hell of a shower which just wont stop :evil: so im not sure :cry: my mot is tomorrow and the main things Iv got to do is the engine and trans, modify the turbo manifold, sort the electrics out, plum everything in. I think the weather...
by chris
Sun Aug 13, 2006 9:03 pm
Forum: Readers Cars
Topic: Penny the next turbo. new thread started aghhhhhhhhhhhhhh*
Replies: 14
Views: 18221

Right hello all, hey J good to see yours is back on all was going well untill...well wait and see! Im hopeing to get it done by the weekend! yesterday I started off with painting a few things, the hand brake handle and button was made by me and has a real nice feal to it when you push the button in ...
by chris
Fri Aug 11, 2006 10:57 pm
Forum: Readers Cars
Topic: Penny the next turbo. new thread started aghhhhhhhhhhhhhh*
Replies: 14
Views: 18221

At last!!! No rain today!!!! Worked on it for about 5 hours got a bit done to Firstly I had to go and pick my manifold up from a fabrication place it needed the monting plate welding on it and theyve done a good job plus for nothing!!!! look look :D http://i275.photobucket.com/albums/jj311/Imp_Club_...
by chris
Fri Aug 11, 2006 9:44 am
Forum: Readers Cars
Topic: Penny the next turbo. new thread started aghhhhhhhhhhhhhh*
Replies: 14
Views: 18221

My God Mr pure~hillman~imps got it!!

I cant wait to see if it all goes together like I see it in my head!

Cheers
Chris
by chris
Fri Aug 11, 2006 8:08 am
Forum: Readers Cars
Topic: Penny the next turbo. new thread started aghhhhhhhhhhhhhh*
Replies: 14
Views: 18221

Haha good guess but NO! :D they do hold something in place though.

Cheers
Chris
by chris
Wed Aug 09, 2006 9:10 pm
Forum: Readers Cars
Topic: Penny the next turbo. new thread started aghhhhhhhhhhhhhh*
Replies: 14
Views: 18221

Got back on the case today untill it rained! :evil: at this rate I dont think its going to be ready :cry: Started of by getting a few bits out of the way so I could get the turbo engine out. http://i275.photobucket.com/albums/jj311/Imp_Club_Forum_Moderator/P1010333.jpg then I pulled the b u g g e r ...
by chris
Mon Aug 07, 2006 12:07 am
Forum: Readers Cars
Topic: Penny the next turbo. new thread started aghhhhhhhhhhhhhh*
Replies: 14
Views: 18221

Penny the next turbo. new thread started aghhhhhhhhhhhhhh*

Hey all heres a little topic about my progress so far with the swap Im doing. The swap is to take all the good stuff out of my old turbo, turn things around a bit (a lot) and install it in my cali (cheers Gurns!) So here is Penny http://i57.photobucket.com/albums/g234/impman65/chris1.jpg here is Pur...
by chris
Wed Jul 05, 2006 1:47 pm
Forum: Readers Cars
Topic: Imp S4 - Sept 17th, update (sorry its been a while)
Replies: 162
Views: 158178

well use that second car to get up to scotland imp06!!!! little holiday

chris
by chris
Mon Mar 27, 2006 10:07 am
Forum: 2006 - IMP 06 - The International 27th to 31st July 2006
Topic: Imp06 Trackday
Replies: 54
Views: 43661

hi all just so you can get some practice in, knockhill features on toca touring cars 2 for the original playstation so get down the shops and fork out a massive 3 quid!!!

Cheers
Chris
by chris
Thu Jan 05, 2006 6:02 pm
Forum: 2006 - IMP 06 - The International 27th to 31st July 2006
Topic: Imp06 Trackday
Replies: 54
Views: 43661

thanks for that jim but its ok now got him on PM and all is sorted! yey!

Cheers

Chris
by chris
Sun Jan 01, 2006 10:42 pm
Forum: 2006 - IMP 06 - The International 27th to 31st July 2006
Topic: Imp06 Trackday
Replies: 54
Views: 43661

hi all Iv been away from the club for a bit and now im getting back in touch with it all, just looking at this track day and I wanna do it but as I havnt been on the site for a while i didnt realise payment was needed at the end of December is there any chance of still getting in if I send a cheque ...
by chris
Thu Apr 07, 2005 10:07 am
Forum: Sprints and hillclimbs
Topic: Topic dedicated to HSA Speed Championship Class N
Replies: 289
Views: 290930

Hi all just in the middle of preparing my car with a 930cc t2 turbo engine and was wondering what class it would be placed in a hillclimb event? Also im just doing the piping for the front rad and I was wondering if it would be acceptable (regulations) to use half silicon hoses and half copper pipes...
by chris
Wed Dec 08, 2004 6:32 pm
Forum: Sprints and hillclimbs
Topic: Topic dedicated to HSA Speed Championship Class N
Replies: 289
Views: 290930

Hi guys Iv wanted to do this all this year so next year i am!! The only problems I have are: 1. Iv never raced b4 2. Don't know when the events/meetings are 3. Dont know what class to go in Basicly I dont know where to start, but im looking to do hillclimbing cos I think it will be cheaper on the ca...