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¡Nuevo MOTOR K de Honda para el SWAP del CIVIC! ¡A por los 2XX CV!

¡Nuevo MOTOR K de Honda para el SWAP del CIVIC! ¡A por los 2XX CV! En nuestro proyecto de SWAP al Honda CIVIC vamos a por, mínimo, 200 cv. ¿Y cómo vamos a conseguirlo? Quitando el motor D14 1.4 de 90 cv y montando uno de la Serie K de Honda. ¿Pero cuál? [...]

By |2019-08-16T18:01:04+01:00agosto 16th, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

¿Papa Noel? ¡Mejor! ¡El Petrolhead Noel nos visita en Nochebuena!

¿Papa Noel? ¡Mejor! ¡El Petrolhead Noel nos visita en Nochebuena! Amigo petrolhead, ¿te has portado bien estas Navidades? ¿Has pedido muchas chuches para tu amasijo autopropulsado? ¿Esperas que Papá Noel te las traiga? ¡Nada! ¿Quién quiere a Papá Noel cuando te viene a visitar el Petrolhead Noel? Él sabe lo que te gusta. [...]

By |2017-12-24T11:23:03+01:00diciembre 24th, 2017|Mini 1275cc, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Replacing Lotus Seven rear axle ball bearings – Assembly

Replacing Lotus Seven rear axle ball bearings – Assembly Bearings up in the soup, we have bearings even in the soup! We finally got to the end of the replacement process of all the Lotus Seven VM77 bearings, both front (disassembly and assembly) and rear (dismantling), and in this post we finally got to install [...]

By |2016-10-26T20:55:19+01:00enero 3rd, 2016|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Replacing Lotus Seven front tapered bearings – Assembly

Replacing Lotus Seven front tapered bearings – Assembly We have come to the second part of the process of replacing the Lotus Seven VM77 front tapered bearings (first part here), we will start assembly, and will be fun! To show you exactly what we're going to do in the next picture you can see the exploded [...]

By |2016-10-26T20:55:20+01:00enero 1st, 2016|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Replacing Lotus Seven rear axle ball bearings – Disassembly

Replacing Lotus Seven rear axle ball bearings - Disassembly Come on lady, we pushed the boat out! Today we are going to replace the Lotus Seven VM77 rear axle ball bearings, the bearings located on the tip of transmissions. This is a non-stop. What is the reason for that? Noise. We think they are making noise when driving. [...]

By |2016-10-26T20:55:20+01:00diciembre 28th, 2015|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Replacing Lotus Seven front tapered bearings – Disassembly

Replacing Lotus Seven front tapered bearings - Disassembly In this new chapter of our Videoblogs we show the whole process of the front tapered bearings disassembly of our Lotus Seven VM77. We will use various methods (some improvised) to remove these little ones bearings, because they are well stuck under pressure, and get them out is not [...]

By |2016-10-26T20:55:20+01:00diciembre 26th, 2015|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Modifying the Lotus Seven VM77 passenger seat anchors

Modifying the Lotus Seven VM77 passenger seat anchors We all know that our Lotus Seven VM77 is an example of active and passive safety, it has the latest security systems and when you drive it you've a feeling of going into a "tank", but it has a little problem ... ("Ironic mode "OFF). Few time ago we saw [...]

By |2016-10-26T20:55:21+01:00noviembre 18th, 2015|Uncategorized|0 Comments

VM77 Engine temperatures #2. Exhaust heat wrap

VM77 Engine temperatures #2. Exhaust heat wrap Come on, we continue with engine temperatures of the VM77 matter. The fact is we continue to seek a solution to this issue. Do you remember the experiment designed by our colleague Carlos? Well, we go with the second derivative. What are we going to do? Test [...]

By |2016-10-26T20:55:21+01:00octubre 25th, 2015|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Engine temperatures of VM77

Engine temperatures of VM77 VM77 engine temperatures, a topic that we have talked about so many times. We have been visited by good (and wise) friends who have tried the car and they have proposed some improvements (see these two chapters of our Videoblogs, here and here), and from the beginning we have received lots [...]

By |2016-10-26T20:55:22+01:00octubre 15th, 2015|Uncategorized|0 Comments