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Lanxx

217 posts

79 months

Monday 8th October 2012
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matthias73

2,420 posts

62 months

Monday 8th October 2012
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205jsy said:
The Saab estate with the Viper engine has to be up there

Jesus, is there any leg room?

traffman

1,849 posts

121 months

Monday 8th October 2012
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DeolTheBeast said:


M3 with a E60 M5 V10 smile
That's frapping Gorgeous .

I flicked through the post's so i'm guessing someones popped a pic up of my fave white van with the xj220 engine in the back.

k-ink

9,070 posts

91 months

Monday 8th October 2012
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I've never seen one, but I always thought a +500bhp Evo engine in a caterham might be fun. I suspect 4x4 may be essential!

Eighteeteewhy

7,255 posts

80 months

Monday 8th October 2012
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Vipers

23,339 posts

140 months

Monday 8th October 2012
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Havnt read all the pages, have we mentioned the Smart car with a Hyabusa with blower?




smile

Swifty Stig

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639 posts

80 months

Monday 8th October 2012
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Some of the cars being posted up are insane! Im loving the Porsche engined Golf biggrin That Viper/Saab Combo is awesome. Seen A video of it and it dont half shift!
ETA As soon as i saw the Golf insantly thought - Sbarro! Mentalist! Haha

Edited by Swifty Stig on Monday 8th October 20:09

Megaflow

6,196 posts

137 months

Monday 8th October 2012
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Codswallop said:
Yugo Integrale (both the engine and 4wd system swapped in);


That's epic.

bow

The other one is just... Err... Out there!

bimsb6

5,672 posts

133 months

Monday 8th October 2012
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th85

171 posts

59 months

Monday 8th October 2012
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DeolTheBeast said:


M3 with a E60 M5 V10 smile
Stunning!!!

SCRR

73 posts

54 months

Monday 8th October 2012
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k-ink said:
I've never seen one, but I always thought a +500bhp Evo engine in a caterham might be fun. I suspect 4x4 may be essential!
What is the maddest engine that's gone into a Caterham/Caterhamesque vehicle?

blackiepaul

1,963 posts

106 months

Monday 8th October 2012
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wish I had one of these


john2443

3,443 posts

123 months

Monday 8th October 2012
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Swifty Stig

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639 posts

80 months

Monday 8th October 2012
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SCRR said:
What is the maddest engine that's gone into a Caterham/Caterhamesque vehicle?
Diddnt Caterham do a very strictly limited edition V8 model?
Seen a Dax Rush V8 before. Think its a fellow Scottish Pistonheader that owns it as im sure it had a smiley on the back. Was loud and looked awesome!
ETA Levante! biggrinhttp://www.evo.co.uk/news/evonews/229740/caterham_...

The Spruce goose

10,059 posts

107 months

Monday 8th October 2012
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bimsb6 said:
sounds like a dragon

Streetrod

5,771 posts

118 months

Monday 8th October 2012
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Here we go:

A Blown 440 cu in big block and no front brakes



A Blown Hemi Roller



A Nash:



And the ultimate a Street Legal jet powered Beetle:


Megaflow

6,196 posts

137 months

Monday 8th October 2012
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SCRR said:
What is the maddest engine that's gone into a Caterham/Caterhamesque vehicle?
6.6 ltr Chevy into a Westfield. There was a Viper engine Locost that was being built, but the owner moved to America before it was finished. I don't know what happened to that.

irocfan

12,868 posts

102 months

Monday 8th October 2012
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502Cui Boss Hogg murdercycle....



there's one floating around with 1,000bhp WTF???

http://www.motorcycle-usa.com/19/907/Motorcycle-Ar...

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Edited by irocfan on Tuesday 9th October 09:37

Baron Greenback

3,009 posts

62 months

Monday 8th October 2012
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OK had no original engine as pure custom bike but nuts engineering!

Codswallop

4,771 posts

106 months

Monday 8th October 2012
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^^ Those bikes look brilliant!