Updated the blog... Micra is ready for scrap!
18 road rallies, but now it's time to get the BMW finished, and the Escort started :)
First event back in March 2015
Final event 2 weeks ago
And how it is now....
Okay so maybe I lied about the hibernation bit... The Beamer is a PITA and is taking way too long to finish!
So the Micra was entered for the Gremlin Road rally.
Seeded at car 38 and hoping for no more overheating problems now that a new head had been fitted. Was a really tough event with the...
Spent the last couple of days wondering whether to sell the rally car for parts now that I'm building an E36 Compact.... But decided I'd miss the Micra too much.
So I updated my blog with another 3 rallies over overheating.....
Ahhh I keep forgetting about this blog! Three rallies to update.....
I competed on a local nav scatter, which resulted in overheating... The new headgasket was swapped and the head skimmed having noticed some pitting that had ruined the gasket again.
So firstly the Powys Lanes starting from...
I'm well behind with updating this blog!
Border 100 rally was a DNF, first DNF due to mechanical problems ever! (Bent wishbone was driver error on Pacemaker ;) )
Car began overheating after the first couple of miles and with a 25 mile first selective there wasn't much hope of stopping to check...
I'm seriously slacking on the MSC since taking the car off the road!
Finally have the hydraulic handbrake fitted, brake and fuel lines ran inside, and brake bias valve fitted to the rally car though :)
All ready for a rally on Saturday night!
Well, finally getting back out in 2016!
Micra has had a few changes and more importantly a new headgasket!
Out on Saturday on the Border 100 rally, and later on in the month on The Eagle rally. Now with Expert navs, so should be interesting!
Wow I haven't logged on here for a while, might be due to the fact that the road Micra is no longer #1 :(
Upgraded to a 1.8 Corolla T Sport after selling the Eunos, now the Micra is coming off the road too!
The road car was looking pretty good with the Watanabe/Black Racing wheels too...