Pfitzner Performance Gearbox - How to drive a dog box
The creator of these world class gear sets Simon Pfitzner, takes you through a few ways to drive a dog engagement gearset in a street application.
Nissan R32 GT-R
Holden Commodore T56
Its quite a simple process, once you know how, you should get years of faithfull service out of your new gear set.
Minidivision Rally Mini - Super Sleeper 2012 - HD
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1961 Morris Cooper replica build to modern Group A regulations, fitted with a 128bhp 1380cc Swiftune engine with Weber 45 DCOE and a Dog engagement gearbox.
The interior comprises of full FIA safety gear including Roll Cage, plumbed in Fire extinguishing system, Kevlar seats, 6 point harnesses and Driver/Co-driver intercom set. A flocked dashboard incorporates a Stack dash and a removable steering wheel. A foam filled bag tank housed in an aluminum box with an integral fuel pump/regulator and sender unit.
The car has been extensively lightened by the use of perspex side and rear windows with the bonnet, boot, doors and boot floor all being Carbon Fibre. It is all kept under control with the front being uprated Monte Carlo spec suspension rubbers with hi-lo's and AVO 2 way adjustable alloy telescopic dampers. The rear comprises of Minispares alloy beam axle with KAD alloy rear trailing arms, AVO 2 way coil over dampers with bespoke turrets.
The brakes are 200mm vented front discs with KAD alloy 4 pot calipers whilst the rear features a KAD disc conversion. All covered by classic 4.5 x 10 Minilites running on 165/70/10 Yokohama tyres.
This car also features as the cover car in the July 2012 issue of Mini Magazine.
On sale 29th June 2012, also available for your iPhone and iPad.
Mini Miglias Test Snetterton 2008
My First Mini Miglias Test at Snetterton (UK) 2008.
No Pressure just a BTTC car behind me on the way out of the pits.
I Raced this car 2 Weeks later at Rockingham and qualified 13th and finished 13th.
The car had already been sold to Rob Howard so I was a touch worried about bending it or blowing the Swiftune Engine.
MINI John Cooper Works WRC on the Goodwood Hill Climb
Kris Meeke and the MINI John Cooper Works WRC car were at the Goodwood Festival of Speed 2011. Watch footage of the car being driven up the Hill with a few detours along the way. Look out for the other footage of the MINI John Cooper Works WRC car on the Rally Stage at Goodwood.
Rudskogen Sept 2009 - Historic Racing Mini Cooper S
Racing at my local track Rudskogen in my 1965 Morris Mini Cooper S. The race is The Norwegian Cup for historic racing, with everything from a period E Opel Kadett to a 1976 Broadspeed Capri. All classes run in one race.
My 1380 130bhp A Series Lightweight Mini @ Santa Pod, Engine For Sale
550kg lightweight, Race spec 1380cc, Miglia Head, 1.5 Med LH Rockers. Forged Pistons, Miglia Cam, Fully worked bottom end, Swifty Dog Box, Quaife, Swiftune Featherlight billet flywheel & Backplate, Paddle Clutch, Grey Cover, Roller Bearing Drops, 4.2FD, Megajolt etc. 14.3seconds quarter mile without Nos, 13's with Nos. Going turbo in September, engine now for sale.
1st Top 12 Run Off at Shelsley Walsh 5th June 2011
Competitors take to the Hill in Round 9 of the British Hillclimb Championship. Alex Summers produced a stunning run on a slippy track at Shelsley Walsh to win. His maiden victory in a Championship Round.
105 Paul Tinsley Crash at Shelsley Walsh 20/09/09
Does something break on LH rear suspension as he gets to bottom S or does it ground and throw the car??? Good save from Paul whatever the case! Pause the video as the speech bubble appears, what do you think?