“Let’s say you’re an auto exec. You’re running, I don’t know, Lotus. What’s your plan looking like for Brexit?”
I hate that I don’t hate this.
It’s important to know important facts, these are the important facts.
To try and avoid orange peel I put the paint on a little thicker than with the primer. Worked beautifully on most areas as it’s glass smooth. Worked terribly on areas where I had overspray from other panels. Runs galore there. Looks like I’ve got more sanding to do. Currently weighing up whether to try and sand them…
Unfortunately, that I do not have an answer for. Any time I’ve put a different trans into a car than I took out, it was a manual.
It does, as far as I can tell. I bet the first time he stomped on it the truck cab slid backwards to where it is now.
never trust po.
Hey everyone! I’m the lucky driver being overtaken by the S2K! I got one of the first cars from McLaren and didn’t waste time putting some miles on it. Before I had to leave the US I put 1600 miles on the car road tripping it from Monterey to LA and back and to SF and back to Monterey. Then I did the double track day…
Making the plastic parts look like they rusted is unforgivable.
I think our own Patrick George may have put it best when he said, of his cynicism about attempts at a modern take on the Pontiac Trans-Am made famous by Burt Reynolds in the Smokey and the Bandit movies, “And now I can’t hate on them anymore, because to hate on Burt Reynolds is to be a bad American.” Patrick was right…
Proceeded to find the redline, and discovered what valve float is... David Tracy’s Jeep was cool though! Also, got some free stickers
That my wife would hate the very idea of it, refuses to ride in it when its done, every moment I spend in the garage with it, and every dollar I try to buy parts for it.
just monkeying with you, its a nice looking color...... it just looks a lot like wet primer. but with some stripes and trim, it should look pretty sharp......
There’s a guy in a nearby office who drives an RS7 that’s painted in this kind of colour. Should be a beaut once you’re finished, hope you enjoy the rest of your build.
How did we get here? “A noise” led to a timing chain/guide job, which led to “how about we change some gaskets while we’re at it?” And now, we’re coming dangerously close to a rebuild.