Category Archives: The Car
1 week left till’ race day and there’s much to do. Most of the day was spent on sticker strategy and general banter about the guy on the Lemons forum that wants to do a swap with a 1930 airplane … Continue reading
Forward motion was achieved for the first time without the assistance of a 4 year old or other living creature. She’s still pretty rough but the 20 year old swamp rat is on the move. Burnout Video PunisherGP The shakedown … Continue reading
The wait is finally over. Clutch and tranny came out tonight. The Unveiling PunisherGP Bad news: The clutch is indeed as fried like a very very thin pancake and the throw out bearing and clutch pivot bearings show evidence of … Continue reading
Prepped seat height and location tonight to do the roll cage measurements. All dimensions are in and going to S&W tomorrow. Video getting lower The A/C compressor was removed and serpentine bypassed. Another 30 lbs lost. I was duly impressed … Continue reading
After a weeks worth of trepidation the Punisher has been brought to life, . It blew some chunks but ultimately seemed to run well. Clutch work and brake work lay ahead. Video From PunisherGP Album
For posterity this is the original ad on craigslist for our $200 89′ Peugeot 405 Mi16. This car was picked up sight unseen and literally pulled out of a river. ‘Many new parts’ is a subjective term.
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