Just kidding this thing will never drive.
While I was finishing off the underseal we had the first shake in months (great timing) and also discovered that contrary to the manual that there isn’t a fuel tank drain bolt. The 4 year old stale fuel in there has to come out one way or the other, guess I’m off to buy a length of clear tubing and some breath mints. Urgh.
Crown Vic doing what it does best.
Ant, a friend of mine who races in the newly formed premier NZ series offered to take me on a hot lap in the fantastic new spec car. A great honour as so few people have had a chance to do so yet – the series commentator for Speed Australia was the other ride victim after me. Needless to say the car is impressive: space frame chassis + LS7 + 6 speed sequential = weapon.
Coming off his first win at Hampton Downs the team were chasing the set up most of the weekend but he still managed to wrestle top 5s at Ruapuna which is promising considering the quality of the field. He is looking strong as a championship contender.
Rain on the Sunday of the 4 and Rotary South Island weekend.
You know you want to.
Members of the public beware, word on the street is that it’ll be running real soon. Self rep.