viva build
Have an account? Register

Forgot your password?

Forgot your username?

 
Likes Likes:  0
+ Reply to Thread
Page 1 of 2 1 2 LastLast
Results 1 to 10 of 13

Thread: viva build

  1. #1
    I'm a newbie !
    Join Date
    Jul 2012
    Location
    derby
    Posts
    15
    Images
    0
    Post Thanks / Like
    Darren lewis is offline

    viva build

    ok couldnt live with the 1256 or 4 gears so decded to remove all running gear which is now sold and sell the wheels as well, theyre sold and build it as i want to

    axle ready to collect


    engine, box, prop and rad ready to collect


    first job is sort suspension, springs ordered and shocks ordered, then freshen up the engine bay ready for the new heart

  2. Remove Advertisements
    RodsnSods.co.uk
    Advertisements
     

  3. #2
    I'm a newbie !
    Join Date
    Jul 2012
    Location
    derby
    Posts
    15
    Images
    0
    Post Thanks / Like
    Darren lewis is offline
    ok quick update, fitted quad lamps off of a mk3 capri and a magnum grille, made a new full exhaust system, fitted rev counter and making a centre console as I cant find one anywere I like, fitted new gear lever and gear knob, got the springs and electronic ignition on order, modified the bonnet, very subtely for me but I like it, going to run it until the tax runs out then transplant time.....

    rev counter

    centre console



    the baking trays...nnoooooo

    first template, decided they were too big for the car size


    went for this instead, me likey

    god bless ebay

    new plates

  4. #3
    Official RnS Addict rodster's Avatar
    Join Date
    Feb 2010
    Location
    Selby north yorks
    Posts
    1,935
    Images
    129
    Post Thanks / Like
    rodster is offline
    good stuff, tidy looking viva you have there, what lump and axle are you putting in?
    If quitters never win, and winners never cheat, then who is the fool who said "Quit while you're ahead"

  5. Remove Advertisements
    RodsnSods.co.uk
    Advertisements
     

  6. #4
    Official RnS Addict harris66's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jul 2009
    Location
    solihull
    Posts
    2,385
    Images
    79
    Post Thanks / Like
    harris66 is offline
    like it
    i want cubic inches! lots of em!!

  7. #5
    Lee
    Fat 'n' Loud Lee's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2009
    Location
    Derby
    Posts
    4,766
    Images
    493
    Post Thanks / Like
    Lee is offline
    Cool! I like the bonnet.

  8. #6
    I'm a newbie !
    Join Date
    Jul 2012
    Location
    derby
    Posts
    15
    Images
    0
    Post Thanks / Like
    Darren lewis is offline
    Cheers chaps, already got a magnum axle not sure on lump yet either pinto or v6 ford

  9. #7
    Official RnS Addict harris66's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jul 2009
    Location
    solihull
    Posts
    2,385
    Images
    79
    Post Thanks / Like
    harris66 is offline
    dont dismiss the 2300 vauxhall engine, had a couple of these with mods and they were very quick for a road car
    i want cubic inches! lots of em!!

  10. #8
    Official RnS Addict rodster's Avatar
    Join Date
    Feb 2010
    Location
    Selby north yorks
    Posts
    1,935
    Images
    129
    Post Thanks / Like
    rodster is offline
    Quote Originally Posted by Darren lewis View Post
    Cheers chaps, already got a magnum axle not sure on lump yet either pinto or v6 ford
    Naa keep it vauxhall, redtop on bike carbs,
    If quitters never win, and winners never cheat, then who is the fool who said "Quit while you're ahead"

  11. #9
    Official RnS Addict issigone's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2009
    Location
    .
    Posts
    4,049
    Images
    610
    Post Thanks / Like
    issigone is offline
    liking this lots, bookmarked.

  12. #10
    Official RnS Addict Special When Lit's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2009
    Location
    Derby
    Posts
    1,270
    Images
    593
    Post Thanks / Like
    Special When Lit is offline
    Looking good. One of my first cars was a 1300 GLS Viva.

    If you can't be an example, be a warning.

+ Reply to Thread
Page 1 of 2 1 2 LastLast

Quick Reply Quick Reply

Register Now

Please enter the name by which you would like to log-in and be known on this site.

Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.

Please enter a valid email address for yourself.

Where you live, Town\City\County etc.

Please enter your full name
This field cannot be edited once it has been completed other than via contacting the site admin. Please make sure the information is correct first time.

Log-in

Thread Information

Users Browsing this Thread

There are currently 1 users browsing this thread. (0 members and 1 guests)

    Similar Threads

    1. pop build up
      By popleea in forum The Garage
      Replies: 192
      Last Post: 29-09-2012, 12:48
    2. my pop build
      By 1stpop in forum The Garage
      Replies: 40
      Last Post: 09-08-2012, 22:15
    3. Hot Vauxhall Viva HB genuine GT
      By Micks47 in forum Vehicles - FOR SALE
      Replies: 9
      Last Post: 01-11-2010, 00:23
    4. Parts required for 32 roadster build - please look!
      By joe32roadster in forum Stuff - WANTED
      Replies: 0
      Last Post: 14-07-2009, 22:06
    5. Viva Las Vegas 09 - pics
      By tootall in forum On Topic
      Replies: 16
      Last Post: 30-04-2009, 22:35

    Bookmarks

    Posting Permissions

    • You may post new threads
    • You may post replies
    • You may not post attachments
    • You may not edit your posts
    •