2180 VW stroker motor
My fist vw build. it"s a 82mm chrome moly counter weighted crank with 92mm pistons. new empi 9.5 case, engle 110 cam, light weight lifters, chrome moly custom length pishrods, stock rockers, dual 44 webers. Again it's my first.
BackyardBuild Summer 2012 Turbo VW Bug preview.mpg
Here is a preview of how the car sits now, summer 2012. I have about 95% of the bodywork done and have coated everything with 2 layers of black epoxy primer. Lots more tune up has yielded a good running late model classic VW beetle. As you can see I have a bunch of work left to do on the interior, but all the gauges and lighting function. To beef everything up on the 3SGTE engine I had to utilize an aftermarket ECU, I chose the Vi-Pec. The last part of the video shows what this setup can do. She's fast...
1963 VW Beetle with gauges on Torque app
This is a 1963 Volkswagen Beetle. The engine is a 2180cc with dual 45mm Dellorto carbs. The Torque app is running on an Android phone and is currently setup to read oil pressure, oil temperature, intake air temperature, and battery voltage. No muffler yet, just a header, sorry for the noise.