Big Bens Albi T

Discussion in 'Projects/Progress Threads' started by Big Ben, Dec 9, 2016.

  1. Pav

    Pav Moderator

    Manchester
    albi blue 197 with boost
    good day..glad you had fun..did you keep up Ben??
     

  2. Big Ben

    Big Ben Winner - POTM February 2018 Paid Member

    Herts
    197
    Just about mate:wink:
     
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  3. jamesgw200

    jamesgw200 Paid Member

    cambridge
    Megane 275 Trophy
    he went home half way through because it rained :wink: @Big Ben
     
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  4. ///M

    ///M Gold Member

    R27, ///M CS, Exige V6
    Pav, Ben was leading, it was me who had to keep up. And that Megged Clio does NOT hang about!
     
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  5. Big Ben

    Big Ben Winner - POTM February 2018 Paid Member

    Herts
    197
    Homefield advantage:sunglasses:
     
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  6. ///M

    ///M Gold Member

    R27, ///M CS, Exige V6
    Knowing when you can get your foot down helps a lot obviously and you caught me napping a couple of times!

    But as I said on the day, VERY impressed with the pace of your car!
     
  7. Big Ben

    Big Ben Winner - POTM February 2018 Paid Member

    Herts
    197
    Thanks mate.
    Glad you drove it. Felt quicker in the passenger seat than I thought it would!
    I’ve thrown a few quid at it obviously so would expect a bit more pace. Always nice to have it confirmed though:grinning:
     
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  8. ///M

    ///M Gold Member

    R27, ///M CS, Exige V6
    Always feels better in the passenger seat. You soon get used to the extra speed when you're driving.

    Next time I'll bring the M3 and you can return the favour :wink: :thumb:
     
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  9. Big Ben

    Big Ben Winner - POTM February 2018 Paid Member

    Herts
    197
    Tidy. Look forward to that:grinning:
     
  10. ///M

    ///M Gold Member

    R27, ///M CS, Exige V6
    Should be about the same on pace as yours so you'll feel at home! :wink:

    You'll like the noise though...
     
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  11. Big Ben

    Big Ben Winner - POTM February 2018 Paid Member

    Herts
    197
    Straight 6?
     
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  12. ///M

    ///M Gold Member

    R27, ///M CS, Exige V6
    Yes mate, but it's all about the induction noise from the huge carbon air intake. The Supersprint sounds pretty decent too.
     
  13. Big Ben

    Big Ben Winner - POTM February 2018 Paid Member

    Herts
    197
    I knew it had a huge intake....didn’t know about the SS though:hearteyes:
    Will sound full on racecar!
     
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  14. ///M

    ///M Gold Member

    R27, ///M CS, Exige V6
    Best thing about the car is the noise mate. You'll see.

    WISH I could have that engine / intake / exhaust set up on the Lotus. Would do it in a heartbeat if I had the funds.
     
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  15. Pav

    Pav Moderator

    Manchester
    albi blue 197 with boost
    knowing the roads ahead helps too i guess..but as you said..Ben's clio is a weapon..:french:
     
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  16. Big Ben

    Big Ben Winner - POTM February 2018 Paid Member

    Herts
    197
    Collecting wheels today. Just waiting on last wheel to cool down. Had a mark on it apparently so they’ve done it again this morning. Have to say they look bloody good:thumb:

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  17. Pav

    Pav Moderator

    Manchester
    albi blue 197 with boost
    yeah they did a brill job..hope you wont need them this summer though :jimmy:
     
  18. Beany

    Beany Platinum Member

    Doncaster
    RB 200 cup
    They look fantastic mate....
     
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  19. Big Ben

    Big Ben Winner - POTM February 2018 Paid Member

    Herts
    197
    Sprayed up and fitted centre caps. Only a 90% match but certainly good enough for track wheels!
    Highly recommend citywheelrefurbishment in Birmingham. Top outfit

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  20. peter

    peter POTM Winner - February 2017 Gold Member

    b e l g i u m
    RB7 #166
    they look brilliant, ben.

    got a colour code? looking to get my interlagos wheels done by the end of the year and i'm not sure if want them done in black again.
     
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