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Old 29-01-2018, 12:23 PM   #1
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Default AWD K20 Build

Made a start with the K20 build now the B18AWD is 99% done.
Picked up the donor body last Saturday.. was cheap, sandblasted and ready to be cut up by me !!

So, .. we now have a body, AWD frame and a dummy K20 engine. Will get the AWD tranny this week and we can start.. Because the mini will keep his standard nose i will remove the firewall and make a new one 15cm back.












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Old 29-01-2018, 05:20 PM   #2
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Good stuff, I look forward to seeing this as it progresses!

Random thought... I'd love to see a mini with a central drivers seat and seeing as you're moving the bulkhead...

2nd related random thought... I also wonder if with the rear bench removed, will 2 buckets fit in an McLaren F1 style layout... Legless passengers only perhaps
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Old 26-03-2018, 07:45 AM   #3
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Found some time to work on the body..









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Old 02-05-2018, 09:25 AM   #4
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More work done so time for a small update













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Old 04-05-2018, 06:20 AM   #5
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Old 04-05-2018, 05:29 PM   #6
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That last photo is that the front bulkhead or the new boot floor?
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Old 07-05-2018, 07:49 AM   #7
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That last photo is that the front bulkhead or the new boot floor?
Its the boot.. i didnt start work on the bulkhead. will finish the complete floor first and then cut out the bulkead
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Old 07-06-2018, 09:07 AM   #8
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Update















Thats where we are right now.. next week i will start with the 10 point roll cage and after that start building the front subframe and the new firewall.
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Old 08-06-2018, 03:14 PM   #9
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Great standard of work. Look forward to updates. Sweet roll over jig by the way.
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