Marck Carey's EPIC BUILD (Video #2)
After a mechanical failure stopped the debut of Marck Carey's home built
race car at Dover Raceway back in October, the team set out to make things
right with the engine. This is the Rebuild and Refire video...
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Dover Raceway October 2010 David Summerbell TOTAL sponsored AMS TA1 in car cam
This was the last thunder sport race at dover raceway on monday october
18th 2010. Driver David Summerbell Jnr in his AMS prepared TA1 circuit race
car sponsored by TOTAL, started on pole and within 3 laps had outdone the
competition as rival doug gore had mechanical failure at the start of the
race. so he just cruised the rest of the way to the finish.
250bhp+ EK Civic on track at Japfest 2011
My Honda Civic on Castle Combe track at Japfest 2011.
255bhp / 980kg
Having some slight hesitation in lower gears after cornering, but overall
quite happy with the performance. It was a fun day!
EG6 race car learning how to track.
Chassis: EG (2door hatch), full roll cage.
Suspension: E-spec 2 way adjustable.
Brake: front ATC 2 piston caliber 280mm rotor, race brake pad, rear, stock
caliber and rotor.
Transmission: custom close ratio 3rd and 5th helical gears.
Interior: Anti-slip buckle seat, Sabelt 6 point harness, engine kill
switch*, emergency fire extinguisher* and release switch* (both engine kill
and extinguisher switch have 2nd switch at the hood for outside access*.
Fuel cell: Stock fuel tank, with sub-tank inside the car. Bosch fuel pump.
Engine: JDM D15B (race regulated at 1500cc or less). Light weight flywheel
with dual plate race clutch. Polyurethen engine mounts, JDM superchips
custom fuel map and raised rev limiter to 8500rpm. Lightened valve
retainer*. High profile camshaft*. Lightened & balanced crankshaft*. 12.5:1
Compression ratio*. B16C throttle body*, further enlarged with machining
work*. Custom intake manifold*, intake tube, high flow filter.
Exhaust: *4-1 header, *decat mid pipe,
*decat Exhaust pipe. Currently use
Mugen 4-2-1 street header, cat mid pipe and muffler.
Future upgrade: All items marked with *, AiM MXL Strada digital dash
display. Spot weld roll cage to car body to increase lateral stiffness. And
maybe custom 1st to 5th straight cut gear for less power lost.