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Old 01-07-2008, 06:42 PM   #1
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Default Impreza Turbo Pwerered Beach Buggy build

Hey guys finally got around to buying a chassis so i can start my beach buggy project, this will be a slow project until i have saved enough then it'll be full steam ahead.

Anyway the chassis i decided to go for was a 1967 originally semi auto (really wanted a balljoint front end with IRS), however it has been converted to manual, the chassis is really solid to be honest apart from the floorpans so these will get replaced when i shorten the chassis.

I have some major plans for this buggy a few being 091 gearbox to be mated to an impreza STi engine, brand new sidewinder shell and full roll cage better to be safe than sorry eh!

This is how i picked the chassis up from Randy Jewell off here, picked it up from portsmouth and towed it back using an A frame.

This is about the worst of the damage.

On it's side in need of some TLC

Oops what have i done

Just need to get 2 of these and 2 new floorpans and i'm back in business

Keep your eyes open for further updates.
Cheers Ian.
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