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    Long time...

    Hiya all, been a long time since i posted on here, i used to own a mk4 astra convertable, but i sold it to get my own house, just thought id pop on here and show you all my latest project

    heres my old astra:




    and a few pics of the latest















    for the complete thread you can see it here

    http://www.corsasport.co.uk/board/vi...php?tid=552218

    cheers
    OPC Astra coupe convertable-now with glittery engine bits lol

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    Your ex-Astra (Coupe?) is one of the best I've seen. Very elegant looking.


    And your Corsa seems to have had more changes than a woman's got shoes!

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    Quote Originally Posted by Billy Dean View Post
    Your ex-Astra (Coupe?) is one of the best I've seen. Very elegant looking.


    And your Corsa seems to have had more changes than a woman's got shoes!
    yer i miss my astra, ah my corsa is my weekend toy, 3.0 v6
    OPC Astra coupe convertable-now with glittery engine bits lol

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    welcome back looks like that corsas gone through some changes! how hard was the v6 to fit??

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    Quote Originally Posted by Sandsy View Post
    yer i miss my astra, ah my corsa is my weekend toy, 3.0 v6
    3 litre V6!!!
    What?!??!
    HOW did u get that in? What car is it from?


    What bhp is that churning out? And 0-60?





    Could you list the mods?

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    I am liking the corsa v6

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    2000 W reg Corsa 1.6 Sport Shell

    Engine: X30xe out of omega elite
    All gaskits replaced inl.head bolts,4 x g cams ,pipercross viper,Modified downpipes ,one off th-vauxhall 3 branch manifolds,custom 2.5” exhaust system with 3” tail pipe,remote Rally design oil cooler with original blanked off,82 degree’s thermostat,twin slim line rad fan,warlbro 255 fuel pump, 4 bar fuel pressure regulator,Roose motorsport silicone hoses,chris astley mounts,nova radiator
    Estimated power: 200bhp+

    Transmission: F18 gearbox,helix 4 padlde clutch,c20xe fly wheel ,5 stud hubs

    Brakes: FRONT:288mm discs,gm pads,vectra v6 calipers,braided lines,brake bias valve mounted inside
    REAR:286mm discs,gm pads,vectra v6 calipers,braided lines,astra gsi handbrake cable,chris astley rear hub mounts

    Suspension: spax rsx front coilovers with 400lb rally design front springs,gaz rear coilovers with 300lb springs completlypoly bush’d, 30mm front anti roll bar,cavalier rear anti roll bar,chunky rear strutbrace,6 point roll cage(painted gloss black) concentric top mounts

    Wheels & Tyres: bbs rx 212’s painted gloss black , yokohama s drive 195/45/16

    Exterior: Gsi front bumper,fog lights set up as indicators,Morrettes with inner lamps removed,steinmetz side skirts,gm mudflaps,one off rear diffuser,fibreglass boot lid,one-off vented and extended bonnet,poly carb windows,rub strips removed,respray in artic white with a high gloss black roof

    Interior: Evo 7 recaro’s on custom mounts,3 point raceland harness’s, rear completly stripped inlc. Sound deadining,carbon fibre front door cards,battery mounted in spare wheel well, rear end painted in artic white, wiring loom hidden,one off centre console


    not to much of a chore to fit tbh, whole car has been abit of a build lol,

    no idea on power or top speeds or anything yet
    OPC Astra coupe convertable-now with glittery engine bits lol

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