Racing Team News
The Off Season Tidy Up
31 August 03
Well this is what we
have been doing on the off season. The motor came out in June and
we sent it back to Tony Marsh to do a complete refresh (hasn't been
freshened for 2 seasons). All the body has come off and getting
repainted, (red again) we have two new door panels and a new bonnet.
I have reconditioned the steering quickener and I have just last
weekend mounted new steel Affco shocks to the front and rear of the
car. I've taken the side plate off the gearbox and undercut top
gear, and changed my gear linkages, I have also repositioned my kill
switch as well.
After my last meeting
last year in Wellington where I lost a front wheel, we have changed
the studs from 7/16 to 5/8. I have replaced the right front
caliper after the old one had created a crack at my last meeting in
Wellington. We have replaced two front bumper braces, also the Diff
has been in pieces and I've replaced both outer bearings on right
rear, and we have replaced the front torsions.
Sean has repainted
the chassis blue again, and the car is up in the air on jackstands
and I'm just going over the car looking for the obvious wear and
16g Limited Saloon