modelcitizen72
modelcitizen72 New Reader
12/23/20 4:13 p.m.

Is a Tata Nano race series plausible?

They are apparently kind of capable off-road, so it might not need paved venue.


https://youtu.be/cIRNld0xa3s

 

https://youtu.be/-9B8FDn54Gk

 

(NB, horn adds six inches of ground clearance.)


Does one import and then modify or is it worth getting roll cage high-endurance bearings etc installed before shipping?

How many Tata Nanos can fit in a shipping container?

Could they be imported as "competition" cars or as a kind of go-kart?

$1000 is about 74k rupees.

A few used Tata Nanos in New Delhi,
https://www.cars24.com/buy-used-tata-nano-cars-delhi-ncr/


Upside: inexpensive, rwd rear engine tiny tires and deliberately simple

Downside: they don't handle so good,
https://youtu.be/GBA15SfO0AI

 

Snowdoggie (Forum Supporter)
Snowdoggie (Forum Supporter) Dork
12/23/20 4:25 p.m.

Or you could just race golf carts.

modelcitizen72
modelcitizen72 New Reader
12/23/20 4:34 p.m.
Snowdoggie (Forum Supporter) said:

Or you could just race golf carts.

5 minutes and 27 seconds into it,

https://youtu.be/8vAlCtoSRRg

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