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by Grechy
Sun Mar 27, 2016 9:42 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: New Cars for 2016
Replies: 461
Views: 43873

Re: New Cars for 2016

Little update, so iv had the big girl out for another test at winton and another sprint day at the island. chewed out a brand new power steering pump on the 3rd lap at winton, soldiered on through the day until i had a diff issue that ended the day. I finished up not that happy with the times for th...
by Grechy
Thu Feb 18, 2016 9:17 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: New Cars for 2016
Replies: 461
Views: 43873

Re: New Cars for 2016

Little nitty gritty stuff like brake ducting complete, now it just needs some sponsor stickers to mask up its less than perfect body. :lol: ](*,)
by Grechy
Thu Feb 18, 2016 9:11 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: New Cars for 2016
Replies: 461
Views: 43873

Re: New Cars for 2016

Well a quick update on my build, i spun a big end bearing testing with oil surging, so back to the drawing board iv gone a dry sump setup. My new motor is still a week away but in the mean time iv been doing a fair few of the nitty gritty jobs like false floor and what not. Iv opted for a 6ltr LS2 t...
by Grechy
Mon Dec 28, 2015 9:28 pm
Forum: Wanted and For Sales
Topic: Vt-VZ LS1/2 Improved racing sump and baffle
Replies: 0
Views: 563

Vt-VZ LS1/2 Improved racing sump and baffle

Hi Guys,

I have my wet sump to suit LS for sale, its almost brand new its done dyno time and 1 day at the track.

They retail as a kit for 1100, im asking $550 for mine
Located in east melbourne.

Thanks.
Luke Grech-Cumbo
by Grechy
Wed Dec 23, 2015 10:14 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: New Cars for 2016
Replies: 461
Views: 43873

Re: New Cars for 2016

thanks mate! it didnt feel bad for its first drive but is certainly wasnt flash with the geometry i was talking about earlier. also what sumps are people using? are any of the v8 boys managing with the improved racing wet sump, i had the oil pressure alarm up a couple of times on the dash in the mor...
by Grechy
Wed Dec 23, 2015 4:29 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: New Cars for 2016
Replies: 461
Views: 43873

Re: New Cars for 2016

here's a quick snippet, lap before was a warm up lap this was my first go at it this session and was the session it broke.

https://youtu.be/rzumyxPRALE
by Grechy
Wed Dec 23, 2015 12:07 am
Forum: General Chat
Topic: New Cars for 2016
Replies: 461
Views: 43873

Re: New Cars for 2016

Steve thomas wrote:VE does come down lighter than VZ and you don't have that shocker Datsun 180B style rear suspension VZ use.
interesting, my VZ maloo, weighed 1818kg with me in it (im 85kg) thats full street weight.
im interested to see what my senator will weigh
by Grechy
Wed Dec 23, 2015 12:02 am
Forum: General Chat
Topic: New Cars for 2016
Replies: 461
Views: 43873

Re: New Cars for 2016

twinturbo, the car is a 2001 s2 VX senator, was a stat write off, has had a passenger floor put in it by the look of whoever did the work before i owned it. Stock LS1 bottom end, stock heads, improved racing sump baffle, VCM3 camshaft, VCM OTR etc all VCM (the wife is related to Mario who owns VCM w...
by Grechy
Mon Dec 21, 2015 9:53 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: New Cars for 2016
Replies: 461
Views: 43873

Re: New Cars for 2016

well im happy to say i should be ready for the grid next year. the car was together enough to take it for the final test at winton 2 weeks ago, it was minus its big rear brakes and its rear wing but was good to give the car a shake down and see what niggles and issues it was going to have. I broke t...
by Grechy
Sat Oct 31, 2015 11:41 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: New Cars for 2016
Replies: 461
Views: 43873

Re: New Cars for 2016

I ducked out of the dash removal last night, left Justin to it as I had work stuff to attend to 8) The weekend task is to remove the OE wiring harness, the first job is to label where each connector goes, plus I'll take some photos with the rusty iPhone. In wiring I found that a picture is truly wo...
by Grechy
Wed Oct 28, 2015 8:52 pm
Forum: Competitor Sponsors
Topic: GC Electrical Racing
Replies: 0
Views: 1874

GC Electrical Racing

Just giving my sponsor a shameless plug.

GC Electrical Services Melbourne.
Luke Grech-Cumbo
0425358343
www.gcelectrical.net.au
by Grechy
Wed Oct 28, 2015 8:46 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: New Cars for 2016
Replies: 461
Views: 43873

Re: New Cars for 2016

im quite fortunate that im pretty hands on, iv done 90% of the work on my car (to varying quality, mechanical well, body work....not so much) from the engine build to the motec wiring. Steve, im running all VCM valve train and their IM trapdoor wet sump, hopefully the wet sump will get me going and ...
by Grechy
Tue Oct 27, 2015 9:50 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: New Cars for 2016
Replies: 461
Views: 43873

Re: New Cars for 2016

I came in here to see what new cars were on line for 2016, found a shitfight. I am outa here. :( You're right, we are getting off topic, so in an attempt to get it back on track.....................started the strip for the trip to Bond Roll Bars for Peter to do his thing. Tomorrow night we'll pull...
by Grechy
Tue Oct 27, 2015 9:37 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: New Cars In The Build
Replies: 164
Views: 21532

Re: New Cars In The Build

Best first post ever! Welcome aboard Lot of help will be available in the IP Ranks this is a good place to start but there is also the Vic Committee. Pretty sure you have joined the club (unless there is another Senator being built!) Have you managed to get out a see some racing and chat to people ...
by Grechy
Sat Oct 17, 2015 8:50 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: New Cars In The Build
Replies: 164
Views: 21532

Re: New Cars In The Build

sadly my council permit to build my garage has been delayed due to an easement at the back of my property so im true backyard motorsport for the time being
by Grechy
Sat Oct 17, 2015 8:48 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: New Cars In The Build
Replies: 164
Views: 21532

Re: New Cars In The Build

Hi everyone, thought id add a couple of photos of my build. hoping to give it a shake down around the end of the year and hopefully be ready for round 1 next year. After racing karts for 11 years its time to move up to something bigger and better. The car isnt anything too amazing to get started wit...