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1st WDWBAF Moment: Can’t source $15 part…

The first of many WDWBAF (“Why Didn’t We Buy A Ford”) moments: we can’t start ‘er up without a $15 Peugeot ignition coil. Well the part is $15, but the shipping from Europe is $35. Ouch! We can’t spend 20% … Continue reading

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The Punishers: Legend of the French overhead cam-bakers

We rollover in the face of conflict, frequently need rescuing, are underpowered, unreliable, and un-hygienic but boy can we cook.  We aim not to go the distance but rather to go down in a blaze of glory.  Eat, drink, be … Continue reading

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Race Details

  We’ve been Accepted!  We need to be paid up by 5/28.  – Registration Boston Tow Party & Overhead-Cam Bake at Stafford Motor Speedway, Stafford Springs CT, July 23 – July 24. Here’s what you need to do now: Done … Continue reading

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Top Gear Future Classics Wall

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About the car & specs

Unbelievably, Top Gear put the Peugeot 405 Mi16 on their future classic wall for Pininfarina styling and the coolest name ever given to a car, because it sounds like a gun. The early Mi16 shared its all-alloy 16-valve engine with … Continue reading

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sacha baron cohen as jean gerrard

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Foux Du FaFa

Pretty much guarantee the car will be littered with non sequiturs from these blokes.

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The arrival

Soggy, buggy and full of mold – Mi16 (“it sounds like a gun”) arrives at CarverTech world headquarters in Brookfield, CT. Time to turn this baby from bad to OK.

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22% chance – The pickup

The Punisher part deux, $200 dollars later – We have no keys and no title but we have a French racecar, I think. It took some dragging to get it out of the river and onto the dry trailer with … Continue reading

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Peugeot 405 Mi16 Rallye Crash

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