Started on Oct. 10 by spydrb8

1973 Volkswagen Super Beetle


Highly Modified Autox & Hill Climb Special Chassis: 1973 Supr Beetle Sports Bug, 944 turbo front spindles, custom struts, 12” rotors, 944 turbo rear aluminum trailing arms, QA1 coilovers (no torsion bars), 12” rotors, 930 turbo 4-pot brembo calipers and master cylinder, bolt in universal camber plates and strut brace Knock-off GT-300 wing Custom Ronal front air dam 4” wider front fenders, 5” wider rear fenders 22mm front sway bar, 18mm rear 18x8 front wheels, 235/40 18 Yokohama A048 18x10 rear wheels, 285/30 18 Yokohama A048 Engine & Tansmission: 2176cc, 8.6:1 CR, owner built CB super case, +4mm deck, 10mm head studs 78.4mm CB forged race crank 94mm Mahle forged pistons w/ total seal 2nd ring CB 5.7” super race rods, chevy journal CB 044 cnc mini wedge port heads, ls1 k-motion springs, cb forged 1.3:1 rockers, 42mm x 37.5mm valves K8 cam, 107 lc, 308 dur, .491” lift with forged 1.3:1 rockers 28mm light weight lifters CB straight cut cam gears CB 4 gear dry sump pump 12lb. flywheel Perma Cool 10”x15” oil cooler w/ fan 5 gal Peterson sump tank Dual oil filters DTM shroud with welded fan CB quick tune turbo/efi kit, Megasquirt 2, v3 mainboard, v 2.89 firmware RC Engineering 750cc High Z balanced injectors Bosch 044 Motorsport fuel pump Aeromotive FPR, 50psi @ idle T31/T04S hybrid turbo, .76 hot side, .82 cold side AEM progressive water/alcohol injection Rancho Pro comp trans: Single HD sideplate trans, Albins gears, pro synchro rings 2.90, 1.86, 1.28, .93, 3.88 R&P KEP stage 3 pressure plate, black magic clutch disc 240whp w/o intercooler, 1950lbs wet w/ driver 0-60 in 3.5 0-100 in 7

Latest updates
Oct. 22
Subaru power!

Car has been under te knife getting subaru drivetrain. ‘07 sti 2.5T and 2000 sti …

Feb. 27
Autox #3 2-26-12

I finished up another race weekend but this time on the new race rubber. The …

Jan. 02
2012 season under way!

Well, the 2012 racing season is now under way! First event of the year was …

Sept. 19
Autox 9-18-11

Finally got a chance to try out some used (read: old but untouched) R3S03 Hoosiers …

Sept. 08
Autox 8-28-11

Out for another autox, but this time I had a co-driver (tire warmer) to see …

June 20
Autox 6-19-11

Still working the bugs out but she’s got plenty of power. Anytime I hit full …

April 17

Paint doesn’t make it go faster but she sure is a lot prettier. Went with …

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