It snowed overnight so perhaps the slicks are a bad idea!!
This is the transmission that will be used.
Dressed up what if style with water pump,starter etc,plus valve covers.
A comparison with the Bugatti straight 8.
The aprox position I want..
Got the engine sprayed gold,the pipe are being cut down a bit.
The plastruct has arrived,it is 4.5x5mm and just right for sleeving the original chassis.Also the orig floor is being cut out.
Just to give you an idea on the lengthening.
What I am aiming for.....
Stripping some of the chrome with bleach,but if poss want to keep the reflector portion.
Was thinking about the turbo situation and think it would be better if all the ports feed the turbine..
Fitting the toeboard/floorboards to the tub.
Here it is after 3 coats of rust treatment........
What she looks like now.