FB1 Race Taxi at Lydden Hill race circuit, UK 2012
My front seat passenger ride in the awesome Porsche 993 Bi-turbo engined 'FB1 Race Taxi' VW Split bus at the
Apex Festival, May 2012 at Lydden Hill race circuit.
To find out more about the car including build pictures, check out
The Performer Chassis by Airkewld
Complete rebuild of an original VW chassis to perform to today's standards.
Check out these chassis on Airkewld's Website for more information. Please
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VW beetles racing 1776cc and 2007cc
VW beetles doing some laps/ hillclimb/circuit.......green one 1776cc berg
engine and black one 2007 cc.........two mates having some
fun.......standard gear boxes, some close ratio 3rds would be nice, next
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...
VW Beetle race car with Volvo 5 cylinder startup
First(ish) start of a 1973 VW Beetle rallycross car with a Volvo B5254F
(2.5l 20v 5 cylinder) mated to a Vanagon 4spd with a custom adapter plate.
It's running Megasquirt 1 on MS-E Highres firmware, a JAW O2 controller,
and wasted spark coil on plug.
vw race bug
how fast can a bug go ??? watch and see ...