19/02/2007

THE ORIGINAL OWNER

Today "Magic Hank Alvarez" payed us a visit!

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He is the former owner of "the stripper"! He was curious what we are doing to his racer and made the long trip over to see what is going on! He gave me his old helmet to wear it when I´ll be racing his old car!

 

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PRÄSI NEWS

My old friend PRÄSI is currently working on a new project...!

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Nice 4,5x15" Fuchs rims! Hurry up to get it running for the European Bug in! It´s already registered for the Quater Mile! 53Barny rules!

 

If time will be to short he can serve a s a bicycle rack at Bug In! 

 

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"FUN FOR ALL" SATURDAY

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Usually I rather spend time with the family on weekends than beeing in the workshop the whole weekend but due to our tight 2007 schedule I stripped the stripper out on saturday!

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Pretty lightweight rear end by the afternoon!

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My better half supplied coffee all day long!

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Max couldn´t finish his cup of tea as he was too busy helping me with the "RENNAUTO"!

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Giovanni and his friend showed up to take the interior out of his rare 64 sub hatch SO33 Westi!

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No we can start filling the few little rust holes and lower it!

Pretty much progress on both cars for only half a day!

That is what a fun saturday is all about!

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15/02/2007

STRIPPER NEWS

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BIG MEAT for a small car! I found out that the 255-60-15 Mickey  Thompson  ET STREET might be a little to tall for the Ghia and ordered 235-60-15´s insted! The 255-60´s are 27.1" tall! If somebody is iteressted: they are going cheap! walter@bug-box.de

 

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The 3" shorter driveshaft compared to a pre 67 short beetle shaft!

 

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The half less floorpan with a clutch cable service hole!

 

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This is where the big money goes! SCAT flange crankshaft has 84mm. Case is a full on CB alluminum case and heads are CB Competition Eliminators with 46/40mm valves and K-100 springs! This 2332 engine will get a nice Marty Staggs turbo set up on top!

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EUROPEAN BUG IN

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Yes, we are sponsoring this great event! Tobi is using Konrad as a mobile ad!

www.europeanbugin.com

 

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08/02/2007

AMBULANCE T3 4 SALE

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This cool , cat-diesel ,ex german army type 25 can be yours for only 1500€. It only has 75000km on the odometer and runs perfect but a little slow to it´s non-turbo diesel engine! Would make a cool looker slamed on polished 18"rims!

Take it away from me before I start building diesel rat lookers!

walter@bug-box.de

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BONNEVILLE PROJECT

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My friend Thommy Littich from Konfederate Klassiks in Peiss/Bavaria is currently building a Belly Tank race from scratch! The tank came from a P-38, engine is a blown HEMI with a Holley carb setup! I hope he can race it at the 2008 speedweek in Bonneville! BIG COHONES Mr. Littich!!!

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