MY K1 and TRACK 172 CUP

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4 years 8 months ago #178976 by chambers_cupra
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New rear Disc and pads from Brembo :) also ATE racing blue

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Vented and measuring 310mm ;) off a new audi S3. Just need my calipers up turn up.

Went and took some pics with me DSLR the other day

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I love the colour of the wheels the shadow causes in these pics

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New 70-300mm lens

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I tried my hand at night time pics with a hand from my new tripod.

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Love this pic, caught a moped going past lol

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4 years 8 months ago #178977 by Chris CW
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Great pics!
More awesome stuff, those brakes are sick too <!-- s8-) --><img src="{SMILIES_PATH}/icon_cool.gif" alt="8-)" title="Cool" /><!-- s8-) -->

chambers_cupra wrote: Oops



LMAO, was worth it though - great result!

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4 years 8 months ago #178989 by Vlad
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Great progress! Them brakes look business!

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4 years 7 months ago #179159 by chambers_cupra
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Right decided the leon will be me daily, so sold the brakes on and brought this little thing

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Renault Clio 172 Cup. Always wanted one and I love driving it.

So this gunna be my track toy and weekend car, so straight into the garage it went

Traditional pictures

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On stands

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Wheels off

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So some goodies I've ordered

First I ordered a prima racing race exhaust mount, as I know these are common to fail a lot.

This is a standard one

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This is the race one I ordered

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And this is the one on my clio

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4 rusty sockets and lots of cable ties lol

Anyway more bits

Whiteline rear ARB

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Carbon Fibre fuel pump cover

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OMP steering boss and airbag light kit

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Sun strip and TRS steering wheel cover when not being used (I've ordered a pretty rare wheel so wanna protect it)

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OMP rear upper strut brace

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Vibra technics engine mount

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Vibra technics gear box mount

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Pure MotorSport solid Strut top mounts and strut brace kit. Amazing quality just like the shifter, I'll be ordering a lot from them :)

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Racing shifter :D

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Size comparison :)

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Replaces the whole gear linkage system from stick to box :)

Uprated mounts and bushes aswell

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Race car mirrors :)

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And a solid comp engine stabiliser mount (dogbone)

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Strip the front end down

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To find it's had a bump once in its life, nothing to bad just bend the corner of the crash bar.

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Removed some stuff

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Then started to fit my new engine mounts

Old ones off

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Quick pic of the new dephaser and timing belt

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New gearbox mount

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New engine mount

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New gearbox dogbone

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Also noticed this while under it [:@]

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Sump plug!! [:@]

Started fitting my Pure Motorsport topmounts and strut brace

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With no coilovers yet to fit I started removing the exhaust and heat shield to drop the gear shift tower out.

Proper bodged exhaust hanger

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Got a lot to sort then it will be MOT'd and everything stripped out of it:)

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4 years 7 months ago #179160 by Andyfloss
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A) Nice! like having two toys really ha. Youve always loved your clio's i remember the red one that was stupiiidddly low lol.
B) LOL at that exhaust hanger... thats engineering at its finest lol.
C) are you a pimp/drug dealer or something? because if so I want in lol.

Just call me Andy the Shrew!! :-D

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4 years 7 months ago #179161 by lewys
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It appears you have a lot more time/money to get your new toy ready (not jealous at all lol). I guess I need to start planning on chasing a clio around the track now! lol

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4 years 7 months ago #179162 by chambers_cupra
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Andyfloss wrote: A) Nice! like having two toys really ha. Youve always loved your clio's i remember the red one that was stupiiidddly low lol.
B) LOL at that exhaust hanger... thats engineering at its finest lol.
C) are you a pimp/drug dealer or something? because if so I want in lol.


Haha that red one got me in a lot of trouble doing stupid things lol. :)

Haha at C) lol I wish I'd be interested in starting somert up to earn extra cash tho :)

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4 years 7 months ago #179163 by chambers_cupra
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lewys wrote: It appears you have a lot more time/money to get your new toy ready (not jealous at all lol). I guess I need to start planning on chasing a clio around the track now! lol


Haha no money lol little bit of time, get in from work about 7 straight into the garage or man cave :) till about 9ish, tidy up, dinner then bed during the week lol and try and sneak in there at the weekends :) lol

Can't wait to get it in track :) little way off atm might try squeeze a Nurburg trip in towards end of August/ beginning of September :)

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4 years 7 months ago #179164 by Andyfloss
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I need a man cave..and money.. haha. I wouldnt be allowed to spend that much time with my car lol


Lets do it.. we can gather some hoes up theres plenty in rugby and become pimps

Just call me Andy the Shrew!! :-D

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4 years 7 months ago #179165 by chambers_cupra
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More parts turned up today

GAZ coilovers

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Adjustable

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Camber adjusting bolts

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Genuine RenaultSport steering wheel :)

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Snap off boss, I've had a few sorts and had problems with most of them so thought if pay out proper money for one and fingers crossed there's no play.

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Powerflex black rear top mounts

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Piper cross panel filter

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Hopefully tomorrow we'll see some work :)

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