My 205 4X4 Cosworth

My 205 4X4 Cosworth

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Caddyshack

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3,757 posts

177 months

Friday 14th February 2014
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Hi all,

I will try and add in a bit of build thread but some pics of the rebuild so far: It is being mapped in the next 10 days with a new Borg Warner twin scroll Turbo, I am expecting 400 to 440 bhp but will soon go to 520.













Edited by Caddyshack on Friday 7th February 10:38


Edited by Caddyshack on Friday 7th February 10:41

Aphex

2,160 posts

171 months

Friday 14th February 2014
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Oh baby cool

Get some footage up when you can!

dom9

7,420 posts

180 months

Friday 14th February 2014
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Looking forward to this thread! The car looks great!

Truth be told though, I'd probably rather have the Steelie, next to it though smile

A Steel Grey 205 GTi, fully restored, with the green carpet is on my list for a must own, one day!

Fastdruid

7,372 posts

123 months

Friday 14th February 2014
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Oh my. I really like that.

More pics please!

motorhole

607 posts

191 months

Friday 14th February 2014
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Beautiful piece of work. Bet it's a bit hairy to drive!

r1ch

2,426 posts

167 months

Friday 14th February 2014
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Hard to imagine what 400+bhp is like in a 205! Crazy stuff, love it.

selym

9,122 posts

142 months

Friday 14th February 2014
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Holy Schmitt! We need videos!

eybic

9,212 posts

145 months

Friday 14th February 2014
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Now that looks awesome thumbup

J4CKO

34,978 posts

171 months

Friday 14th February 2014
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Wow

Caddyshack

Original Poster:

3,757 posts

177 months

Friday 14th February 2014
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Wow, thanks for the nice comments, I wasn't sure if I would get nice comments or not.

The Steelie is slowly being restored, It has the full green carpets etc and even has the very rare green seatbelts which was normally only available in France (I think)

Re the Cossie Pug: I will shortly get some pics up of the stack dash and fully flocked interior and retrimmed Cossie seats

This was originally a 1.1 van before the conversion, it was on the front page of Max power in the 90s

HoggyR32

341 posts

119 months

Friday 14th February 2014
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Outstanding! That's absolutely stunning!

About as close to a T16 as it gets

eybic

9,212 posts

145 months

Friday 14th February 2014
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I've linked to it on the PH Facebook so you should get some more attention thumbup

Frenchda

1,245 posts

204 months

Friday 14th February 2014
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jesuschristalmightywhatthef@~k!!!!!!!!! I like that.


haggy

1,955 posts

185 months

Friday 14th February 2014
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awesome

JamesHayward

655 posts

135 months

Friday 14th February 2014
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That is undeniably cool

dubmonkey

13 posts

133 months

Friday 14th February 2014
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Ahhhhh, Caddyshack, fancy seeing you here wink

oobster

6,558 posts

182 months

Friday 14th February 2014
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Looks fantastic, can't wait to see the build pics biggrin

750turbo

5,962 posts

195 months

Friday 14th February 2014
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Caddyshack said:
Wow, thanks for the nice comments, I wasn't sure if I would get nice comments or not.

The Steelie is slowly being restored, It has the full green carpets etc and even has the very rare green seatbelts which was normally only available in France (I think)

Re the Cossie Pug: I will shortly get some pics up of the stack dash and fully flocked interior and retrimmed Cossie seats

This was originally a 1.1 van before the conversion, it was on the front page of Max power in the 90s
Excellent work on both OP!

dragonheart

718 posts

153 months

Friday 14th February 2014
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Agree with all of the above comments, that truly is one epic car, love everything about it apart from one thing, the exhaust. IMHO the twin pipes exiting through the bumper kind of cheapen the look of what is a stunning creation.

waxaholic

374 posts

170 months

Friday 14th February 2014
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You must really like scaring yourself lol.