Pat KModeratorJuly 9, 2020 at 9:50 amPost count: 2833
We don’t do late model stuff….😜😜
This is going to be AWESOME!!!!
We will build it if it comes.RustabusParticipantJuly 9, 2020 at 9:00 pmPost count: 2791
Watched that whole video, Stoked for you Cole!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!ColeBModeratorJuly 10, 2020 at 8:59 amPost count: 2611
Late model junk for sure pat!;)
really is going to be cool. I’ve never been to mainland Asia, so half of the trip will likely be new places for me!
I love traveling, cars, being in nature, and I get to do it with my dad! Can’t think of a better combo. Going to be a big ADVENTUREColeBModeratorJuly 10, 2020 at 9:07 amPost count: 2611
I tore the transmission down yesterday. After how crusty the motor was I was a bit worried to see how this thing was on the inside… we really just needed the ring and pinion to be good. We are planning on replacing bearings and putting a limited slip diff in it etc. but the ring and pinions are really hard to get/🤑🤑🤑.
but we lucked out! Seems like this 5 speed has never been apart. Aside from the nose cone being resealed. WITH A MAGAZINE PAGE AS THE GASKET! I’ve never heard of that! Haha that gave me a scare… I was like, oh shit. If the person who used a newspaper as a gasket rebuilt this trans then we are screwed! But seemed to just be a nose cone reseal.
I am sending out the engine case and lifters today to be refinished. As well as the trans case to be tumbled so it looks like new. Ordering parts for it all so I can reassemble when I’m back from KCW next month.John JonesModeratorJuly 10, 2020 at 10:19 amPost count: 10806
This is unreal Cole…….
The harder I work, the better I feel, sorta 😎BBWBParticipantJuly 10, 2020 at 1:53 pmPost count: 1246
I think a VW SC would be great for this rally. At least as a chase truck. 🙂
I'm at the age where "fuck off", "fuck you", and "fuck it" answer most questions.FranzModeratorJuly 10, 2020 at 4:15 pmPost count: 5287
That is the most insane part of the rally. No outside support!
They allow you to send supplies to locations for repairs ahead of time…. And have “sweep mechanics” to help get cars repaired and to safe location, but other than that, Cole and Kevin are on their own.
I want to meet you guys in Paris…but worried you won’t make it 🙂Baja MarkParticipantJuly 10, 2020 at 5:01 pmPost count: 441
Wow, that sounds insane and literally the trip of a lifetime!!! Looking forward to following along. Would love to do something like this with my Dad.ColeBModeratorJuly 24, 2020 at 1:22 pmPost count: 2611
On the road! See y’all soon. Time for some fab. 912 is locked and loaded hahamtnbusParticipantJuly 24, 2020 at 3:24 pmPost count: 1839
cute dog !
I just missed your arrival but maybe catch ya before you leavealykatParticipantJuly 25, 2020 at 6:59 amPost count: 830
Found a picture of my old 912. I bought it as a roll over total and took a bit over a year to get it back in shape. I’d love to get my hands on another, but don’t think I’d be in any condition to do the race you’re headed for, though I do envy the opportunity. Hoping to get a chance to swing by the shop while the car is still there and check it out.Pat KModeratorJuly 25, 2020 at 9:26 amPost count: 2833
Good as gold!!!
We will build it if it comes.Pat KModeratorJuly 25, 2020 at 12:40 pmPost count: 2833
Motor and trans about to come out. Nico’s supervising.
We will build it if it comes.FranzModeratorJuly 26, 2020 at 9:23 amPost count: 5287
KB found pretty much the nicest driest original car to turn into a racer.
Zero rust, and good body/paint should narrow the project scope some.
I’m feeling guilty for what we are about to do. This car was a good driver yesterday.😈🛠🔪
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