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The project 1.8t 20v mini build thread

Discussion in 'The Project Room' started by luckydave, Aug 12, 2010.

  1. luckydave
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    [Aug 12, 2010]
    Hi guys I have been here a while while playing with my 8L S3

    my toy project is a 2003 bmw mini cooper s that needed more go!

    Here are some of the build pics is some sort of order!!

    Next comes the bigger turbo....

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    and some random shots!

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  3. s3 Hoggy
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    [Aug 12, 2010]
    That is so cool mate!
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  4. Danny Cawsey
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    [Aug 12, 2010]
    totally agree that is awesome
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  5. AudiS3-Turbo
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    [Sep 12, 2010]
    wow,was not expecting that! love it,must be fun to drive?!
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    [Sep 12, 2010]
    Yep it's a little crazy :)
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    [Sep 18, 2010]
    Any more information regarding spec. Looks really good! Any more photos or updates?
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    [Sep 29, 2010]
    It's running a k04 for now, 3" downpipe and exhaust. Grs intercooler. In this months Redline mag
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    dancarpy S3 DCY

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    [Oct 6, 2010]
    haha just read this in redline a few days ago... seen the pics on here and thought...that looks familiar, open my redline up and its there ! haha madness
    The bonnet must only just cover it ? right ? looks pritty tight !
    it is veryy cool though man ! :D
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    [Oct 19, 2010]
    Yep it's tight. I did a RR day with the SCN guys and got some shocking numbers.
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    CHRIS555 DOPE with added OCD

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    [Oct 19, 2010]
    Hey, brilliant car mate - I did read the write up in Redline - brilliant photos!

    I think I have a shot from GTi International - I will see if I can dig it out and post it on here!

    Best wishes

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    [Oct 19, 2010]
    It's changed a bit now!
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    [Jan 2, 2011]
    tottaly awsome mate, bet it has loads of torque
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    [Jan 7, 2011]
    That's fairly mental, I love it! Nice work dude :)
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    [Feb 6, 2011]
    holly ---- thats simply awsome ha ha
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    [Feb 9, 2011]
    LOL
    this is amazing! That should annoy some Mini purists!
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