Going to Santa pod on Sunday to get base numbers before the mods go on .
Main reason being that most of the modifications are quite bespoke ( twin throtle bodies , cross over custom exhaust manifold , killer chiller type cooler and a few other things !!! ) and so need numbers to...
You want to see how fast your Mercedes / AMG is without losing your licence or endangering others well there is no easy way than hitting the drag strip! Its great fun and the adrenaline starts to flow as you get closer to your first burn out, then you see the lights and a little panic as you try...
A conversation today made me curious about the presents Santa brings, and where or who they come from.
So in your family traditions, who are the presents from?
Wishing you all, and your loved ones, a very Merry Christmas.
New member here. Just arrived from Oz, where I had an XJ6 that I put an LS1 in.
Picked up this E55K estate in very good condition, came with a DMS pulley and tune. 7 seater too.
Had a shot at Santa Pod RWYB a couple of weekends ago.
Best effort 12.6 @ 110mph.
Beat a couple of...
Only 4 more sleeps and I pick my C63 coupe up, I can't wait. It's going to be a long few days.
Gone for tenorite grey, optional 18", H&K, privacy glass & rev camera.
Going to be a long day thusday as I'll have fly to Exeter and drive back to Newcastle. :bannana:
Santa Pod c43/c55 race day (other mercedes welcome) who has the farstest W202;)
Possible dates witch is best?
sat 29th september
sat 13th october
sun 21st october
sun 28th october
i like the 13th:thumb:
Ran it through its paces for the first time last Saturday. A most enjoyable day as weather was perfect (it didn't rain for a change) very few cars racing so got loads of runs and track was only closed once for a short while due to someone realising some fluids on the track :-(
In the afternoon...
I am considering a Drag Race day at Santa Pod March 11 (admission and unlimited runs = around GBP 37).
They call "Run What Ya Brung" (RWYB), and I would Brung and Run a CLS 55 AMG stock.
Never attended such events and not sure what to expect, but quite looking forward to it at the...