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robbie
07-28-2005, 12:24 AM
Yeh well I just bought a new car on tuesday..
Its not a celica, but man does it fly!

Specs are:
1990 Nissan Silvia (S13) with plates 'DDRIFT'
Engine:
- sr20 red top
- 25/40 ball bearing turbo
- TurboSmart boost controller @ 15psi
- 600cc injectors
- Microtech MTX8
- Custom oil catch can
- Tial BOV
- FMIC (3" core i believe)
- S14 Gearbox
- OS Giken Brass Button Clutch (not fun in city traffic believe me! :cry: )
- S15 Diff Centre
Interior:
- Retrimmed in Pistachio Green
- Full Sony sound system
- Relocated battery to boot
- Sub Box and amp in boot
Exterior:
- Full Vertex Bodykit
- Resprayed S15 metallic Grey (Pewter?)
- 18" Deep-dish HR Racing Rims

It's also run a 12.5 1/4 mile (I've seen the timeslip), its an autosalon showcar, and has also appeared in Fat Pizza a number of times..

http://www.thex12.com/cars/ddrift/716914.jpg
http://www.thex12.com/cars/ddrift/716922.jpg
http://www.thex12.com/cars/ddrift/716930.jpg
http://www.thex12.com/cars/ddrift/716938.jpg
http://www.thex12.com/cars/ddrift/716944.jpg

As you may imagine I'm pretty happy with it, it looks great and HAULS ASS!!!!!!!!!

matt86sx
07-28-2005, 12:54 AM
Robbie,

Nice car! Normally my opinion towards S13's is "seen one seen 'em all" (and there's truckloads of them here on the Gold Coast) but that one looks great! No wonder you're happy with it.

And it's been on Fat Pizza? STOOOOGE MATE! :hehe:

So do you still have the Celi too? (Ever get that rear light for it?)

-Matt

robbie
07-28-2005, 12:57 AM
Yeh still got the celica, thats my daily.. Nah still haven't got tail light got CelicaSpares and a few other places looking out for me though :(

As i said in specs, its not very daily driveable thanks to clutch + atm the idle can get bit sloppy after quite a bit of boost which im gunna get fixed in next week or so

Aust162
07-28-2005, 08:37 AM
Thats an awesome car robbie :D
12.5 quarter! shit thats quick.
just curious, what is the fuel economy like?i've hear a few things about microtech computers and pretty average fuel economy :?

robbie
07-28-2005, 10:41 AM
Well i got from Liverpool to Central Coast and still had a little less than 3/4 of a tank (filled up in liverpool). I was going speed limit most of the time, with quite a few squirts of boost, one major squirt where I absolutely hammered it, was uuum tense :D

ronin
07-29-2005, 09:39 AM
damn man! freakin awesome car! great buy.. how much ya pay if ya dont mind me askin?

looks awesome..

robbie
07-30-2005, 09:11 AM
paid $15500, not bad for the condition and level of modifications i reckon :D

Drove again today, DAMN when you put your foot down it and hit boost it TAKES OFF!

ronin
07-30-2005, 11:15 AM
yeah man thats a decent price IMO.. and esp with the level of mods and the red top SR20..