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by Faboka
Tue Oct 27, 2015 10:48 pm
Forum: Advanced Driving - Cars
Topic: Now the clocks have gone back...
Replies: 18
Views: 1779

Re: Now the clocks have gone back...

are you meant to take the winter off in the summer......oops. Saying that we don't have summers.
by Faboka
Thu Oct 08, 2015 8:57 am
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Classic hot hatches
Replies: 20
Views: 2343

Re: Classic hot hatches

Yeah nothing like the group B road cars. Just a mi16x4 with the turbo engine really. Not many made unlike the engines which you could buy direct.
by Faboka
Wed Oct 07, 2015 10:05 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Classic hot hatches
Replies: 20
Views: 2343

Re: Classic hot hatches

Mr Cholmondeley-Warner wrote:I remember being very jealous of my brother-in-law's XR3i


My brothers remembers one of the footballers coming round to the local pub showing off his XR3. Then a local drug dealer turns up in his rs turbo. How football wages change. Lol
by Faboka
Wed Oct 07, 2015 10:01 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Classic hot hatches
Replies: 20
Views: 2343

Re: Classic hot hatches

Did they do a road-going version of the 405 T16? I know they did a version of the 205 - 200 built with everything bar a hopped up engine to satisfy Group B regulations. IIRC the whole thing had a good sprinkling of Lotus kit (in particular an epicyclic double differential to control torque split fr...
by Faboka
Tue Oct 06, 2015 8:08 pm
Forum: Advanced Driving - Cars
Topic: The most difficult aspect of Advanced Driving
Replies: 125
Views: 8584

Re: The most difficult aspect of Advanced Driving

Corner entry speed for slow corners such as junctions. Lately I find I'm always still braking going into the corner. "Technically"' I'm putting more weight of the front wheels and as a result increasing grip....assuming I'm not way past the grip levels :( but at 10mph I don't think trail b...
by Faboka
Mon Oct 05, 2015 1:27 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Classic hot hatches
Replies: 20
Views: 2343

Re: Classic hot hatches

Always wanted a Japanese saloon car that no one heard off and wanted cossies instead. Then some scotish guy went sideways round some forests and a few years later everyone had one. :(

Always wanted an imported 405 t16 too.
by Faboka
Thu Oct 01, 2015 8:50 pm
Forum: In The News
Topic: Anyone resigning from IAM now?
Replies: 18
Views: 1901

Re: Anyone resigning from IAM now?

Can't say I really follow IAM anymore.
by Faboka
Thu Oct 01, 2015 8:40 pm
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Well hello from martine
Replies: 40
Views: 3360

Re: Well hello from martine

Skoda here :)
by Faboka
Thu Oct 01, 2015 8:38 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Welcome & Approach
Replies: 75
Views: 9580

Re: Welcome & Approach

Hello everyone. Wasn't really a poster on the other side but I did visit, read and attend the odd driving day.

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