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You'd never tell by looking at it, but this 4x4, Cossie-powered Fiesta Mk6 is Ian Mason's first ever project car Words Jamis King Photos James Lipman lien it comes to choosing your next project car it's all too easy for your imagination to run away with itself. Your head gets filled with wild and whacky ideas of what you want to do and for a brief second you actually convince yourself that it will he possible to dream the semi-space framed, twin compound charged, million horsepower daily driver...

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THURSDAY 13 - SUNDAY 16 2011 ON STAND 7400 Release StoreMags & Fantamag. Magazines for All Jon's Bora was easily the most surprising car of the year, as although we knew it was a 650bkp 4WD sleeper, making-it a cover car in itself, we had no idea it was potentially a 225mpi monster. With a gigantic BorgWarner S400SX3 turbo it was actually around 850bhp at full boost Blending a fine mix of road, track, and even rally influences, Peter Budgens managed to build this fantastic 465bhp 2.5ltr...

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Twintercooler For Mk6 Golf Litre Turbo

Electric car that redefines what we think of perfo-mance cars. Spcc Twin clcctric motors, lengthened Exige bodyshell, AP Racing brakes. Ohlins suspension. Alcantara bucket seats, custom dials Power 330bho We like Instant power delivery, great handling, huga torque the future of performance Even with the Tesla Roadster making waves in the sports car market, most tuning fans (myself included) still scoff at the thought of a true performance electric car. Surely their only function is to provide...

Redlines Projects

We're always keen to practice what we preach, so it's no surprise to see that we've got a selection of project cars in the teari that we're constantly tuning. From daily drivers right through to full-on track monsters, we all aspire to get tie most from our oors. The new lightweight rims have been ordered and the front-wheel drive or the moment TT has been wheel spinning everywhere in the ice. Rich's 4-door is ir bits again and we're waiting to hear what his plansare The supercharged Merc is...

Pioneer Deh2300ub

Although they're so new we don't know the exact prices yet, these hpadunit from Pinnppr Innk tn hp under fioo each, which for the features they pack, is a bargain. As well as a 4X50W amp and front mounted USB slot, they also boast Pioneer's great ASR system that upscales MP3 files to give a sound quality almost to the level of a CD, making it a fantastic budget headunit. Price TBA Contact Pioneer Call 01753 789789 Web www.pioneer.co.uk

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Bride Seat Nob Taniguchi

The owner cf this car, Nobuteru Taniguchi. is somewhat of a celebr ty in Japan, and is known by his nickname Nob, which actually stands for No One Better, rather than what most of i ou are probably thinking. He is an cccomplished drift. Time Attack, and racing driver, winning the D1 Granc Prix with HKS, 24-hour races in BMWs, Japanese Touring Car and GT races v ith RE Amimiya, holds the Time Attack lap record with the HKS carbon body Mitsubishi Evo. Not a bad CV. This SR2D lump gives 500bhp and...

Astra Vxr Gear

I've got a 2D04 Astra VXR that I generally maintain myself. I'm not an expert mechanic but I know my way around most things. I know that the gear oil needs changing but I'm not sure how to do it, can you help Also which oil would you recommend Chris Dabin, via email We investigated the procedure for changing the gear oil on a VXR and it seems like a fairly straightforward job. Start by removing the battery and the battery tray. That should reveal a Torx bolt on the top of the gearbox - this is...

S15 Boot Spoiler

S15 Boot Spoiler

A world-class racing driver's interpretation of the ultimate fast road car. And with credentials like his. who are we toargje Spec 2.2ltr forged SR20. GT3037S turbo, big brakes. Advan RG-D alloys, Vertex wide body conversion. Bride Low Max interior. Hypermax coilovers Was 210bhp Now 500bhp Torque Was 202 lb ft Now 434 lb ft Awesome al round rear-drive Nissan with supercar performance. sMm amp BimShm amp Bttiisw jtap tato Words amp photos D'ino Dalle Carbonare Even racing drivers need something...

Alpine Ivad511r

Best Alpine Equalizer

This new single-DIN DVD headunit or Mobile Media Station in Alpine terms is packed with top technology to give the best sound possible. The digital radio tuner means it instantly locks on to the signal from radio stations and eliminates interference from others. The MediaXpander is said to improve the sound from your MP3 files to almost CD quality. Add to that the usual fantastic Alpine build quality, a crystal clear 7m touch screen, 7-band graphic equalizer, USB connectivity and much more, ard...

V8325

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HIGH-PERFORMANCE Polyurethane suspension bushes SuperPro bushes are tried, tested anc proven in motorsport to deliver outstanding performance on both road and track. Created by people who know about suspension tuning SuperPro products are manufactured from a unique blend of polyurethane material that maintains its performance throughout its life. Innovative design and extensive development means that, as soon as SuperPro bushes are fitted, handling and steering 'feed-back'is greatly improved...