WikiWirral values you and your opinion.
Forum Stats
12254 Members
65 Forums
72899 Topics
982766 Posts
51 posts in the last 24hrs
Max Online: 7831 @ 8th Apr 2013 4:18pm
Who's Online - Click Me
80 registered (alan128, 14 invisible), 1901 Guests and 306 Spiders online.
Key: Admin, Global Mod, Mod
Social Media : Follow Us


(Views 7days)This Weeks Most Read
Boom : New Ferry Explosion 2364
Incident at Westminster 1669
Offset number plates 545
Death at Leasowe Train Station 386
Huge Gas Explosion in New Ferry Sat 25/03/17 382
What does this all mean? 269
Planet Earth Tonight 263
Has Talktalk been hacked yet again? 233
Snowhite's Bird Rescue 198
Reclaimed floorboards needed. 192
New General Forums
hi
by norma67
26th Mar 2017 7:42pm
Clocks go Forward
by Mark
25th Mar 2017 3:01pm
Mannequin Challenge AKA MRI Scan
by fish5133
24th Mar 2017 11:20am
Surely the most honest add.....
by buddy
20th Mar 2017 5:43pm
New Wirral History
William Bernard's building, Birkenhead
by yoller
20th Mar 2017 4:27pm
1882 Plan of the borough of Birkenhead and Wards
by Dave_Wood
19th Mar 2017 11:57am
New Brighton Coop
by Mike_White
9th Mar 2017 12:48pm
Tranmere High School for Girls 1882 Chesnut Grove
by sarah708
6th Mar 2017 8:23pm
Whetstone Lane, Birkenhead
by MoretonExpat
6th Mar 2017 8:04am
Forum Tips
Photo Gallery Forums
Birkenhead Transport Museum 24th Feb 2017
fireworks on the Mersey last night
Topic Replies
hi
by Dilly
Yesterday at 11:36 PM
'March' Photo Competition.
by snowshoes
Yesterday at 10:58 PM
Boom : New Ferry Explosion
by fish5133
Yesterday at 08:27 PM
It's Broken : Forum Update
by Mark
Yesterday at 08:13 PM
Prescriptions
by diggingdeeper
Yesterday at 06:55 PM
Death at Leasowe Train Station
by fish5133
27th Mar 2017 11:12pm
What song are you listening to?
by Vanmanone
27th Mar 2017 3:50pm
Huge Gas Explosion in New Ferry Sat 25/03/17
by venice
27th Mar 2017 1:18pm
Incident at Westminster
by casper
27th Mar 2017 9:48am
March
M Tu W Th F Sa Su
1 2 3 4 5
6 7 8 9 10 11 12
13 14 15 16 17 18 19
20 21 22 23 24 25 26
27 28 29 30 31
Recent Posts : What's On ?
Planet Earth Tonight
by Excoriator
26th Mar 2017 10:31am
Lee and Cragg Quarries - Bacup
by Mark
23rd Mar 2017 7:43am
Page 1 of 11 1 2 3 ... 10 11 >
Topic Options
Rate This Topic
#67997 - 26th Sep 2005 8:24pm Tupac : Ford XR4i
spinking Offline
Forum Veteran

Registered: 11th May 2004
Posts: 5093
Loc: Happy Home
Well at last i can put some pics up of my new car.

Its going to take me about 18months to 2years to get this how i want it but before that its going on a couple of trackdays so i can see how it handles.

Its a XR4i 2.8ltr 150bhp (when new). Its a car i have wanted since i was a child. Its not to everybodys taste but i love them and the RS500 but as i couldnt afford a 500 the 4i will do.

At the moment its standard but when its finished i hope to have a scorpio cosworth engine in it (want to try and stay away from the turbo mod).

Not sure on the colour might be blue with 17" white 5 spoke alloys and a side exit zorst but i will see as project 4i moves











Its does have someproblems like the bottom ends rattling at 4grand so need to replace the bigends before the trackday and the breaks a worse then the bm but it will all come together and unlike the bm i will be keeping this and having no moments of madnass and swapping for a boring car.
_________________________
drifting drifting and yet more skidding

Top
#67998 - 26th Sep 2005 8:37pm Re: Tupac : Ford XR4i
scoop Offline
Wiki Addict

Registered: 18th Nov 2004
Posts: 7238
Loc: Leuchars
Lookin nice,diamond white. MMmmmmmmmmmmm

Im developing a fancy for the sierras now.Especially the '500. Gonna strip her completely???
_________________________

Top
#67999 - 26th Sep 2005 8:40pm Re: Tupac : Ford XR4i
spinking Offline
Forum Veteran

Registered: 11th May 2004
Posts: 5093
Loc: Happy Home
ALL THE 80s style cockpit is comming out and going to be brought upto date so will be stripping it bare for the trackdays.
_________________________
drifting drifting and yet more skidding

Top
#68000 - 26th Sep 2005 9:05pm Re: Tupac : Ford XR4i
dikky5 Offline
Wise One

Registered: 11th Jul 2004
Posts: 869
Loc: Pensby
will need work m8y but im sure wid a few tweekes tat lazy 150bhp will b sorted. u no u still miss the bm tho. BUY IT BACK. U KNOW U WANT TO. just luk at ur sig!!!!!!!
_________________________
ve vill not stop untill ve go sidewayz!!!!

Check out My Members Car Profile : Click me watch this space for a bavarian beast!!!!

Top
#68001 - 26th Sep 2005 10:19pm Re: Tupac : Ford XR4i
spinking Offline
Forum Veteran

Registered: 11th May 2004
Posts: 5093
Loc: Happy Home
I know dikky carnt bring myself to change the sig. And if i had the money or hibert would swap back for the bm i would
_________________________
drifting drifting and yet more skidding

Top
#68002 - 26th Sep 2005 10:32pm Re: Tupac : Ford XR4i
Punto_Sean Offline
Addict

Registered: 16th Mar 2005
Posts: 205
Loc: Birkenhead
Lol loving the '4i matey! Will look the dogs when brought back to life! thumbsup
_________________________

Top
#68003 - 26th Sep 2005 11:08pm Re: Tupac : Ford XR4i
hales85 Offline
Member

Registered: 13th Jun 2005
Posts: 85
Loc: birkenhead
looks good cant wait to see it restored and modded am sure it wil look even better

Top
#68004 - 27th Sep 2005 12:31am Re: Tupac : Ford XR4i
Sanchez Offline

Wiki Veteran

Registered: 17th Dec 2003
Posts: 8019
Loc: my house
yer, stick at it matey, it will take time but will be worth it, dont be another give upper, and see this one through please.
_________________________
Uncertainty or not knowing causes depression, Im happy because I know I'm going to die one day!

Top
#68005 - 27th Sep 2005 12:55am Re: Tupac : Ford XR4i
DavidB Offline
Wiki Guide

Registered: 7th Dec 2003
Posts: 5599
Loc: Bebington, Wirral
Have a look outside the tattoo place in New Ferry down the road from Motorvation, the blokes got an XR4i kitted like an RS500.
Looks nice, they're becoming classics as well.
_________________________
"C20 LET bang"

Top
#68006 - 27th Sep 2005 2:02am Re: Tupac : Ford XR4i
Matty GTI Offline
Veteran

Registered: 12th Jul 2005
Posts: 675
Loc: Wirral
u got 2 take me out 4 a spin in it soon tony, scare me like ya did in the bm, im talkin driftin round abouts, lol,
_________________________
Team france :o

Top
#68007 - 27th Sep 2005 9:20am Re: Tupac : Ford XR4i
Macca GSI Offline
Old Hand

Registered: 28th Jun 2005
Posts: 332
Loc: trannmere
A've drove one of these and there scary in the wet!! very fast once ya get it up the revs!! nice one mate

Top
#68008 - 27th Sep 2005 9:44am Re: Tupac : Ford XR4i
Cali_16v Offline
Wiki Guide

Registered: 17th May 2004
Posts: 6261
Loc: Birkenhead
loving the cult classic style. just something about the 3 door sierras that makes you think "thats gonna be fast".

Good choice.
_________________________



Top
#68009 - 27th Sep 2005 11:49am Re: Tupac : Ford XR4i
Meesh Offline
Forum Master

Registered: 26th Jul 2004
Posts: 3244
Loc: Neston, Wirral
Likin it alot mate wink

got me thinkin bout gettin one, garagin it and makin it a project now think

Top
#68010 - 27th Sep 2005 12:05pm Re: Tupac : Ford XR4i
AX_125 Offline

Forum Guardian

Registered: 10th Nov 2003
Posts: 3793
Loc: Home
lovely cars
_________________________

I am a signature virus, copy me into your signature to help me spread.

Top
#68011 - 27th Sep 2005 2:38pm Re: Tupac : Ford XR4i
Paul R Offline
Forum Addict

Registered: 11th Jun 2004
Posts: 1142
Loc: The World
Lovely car, will look Ace when its finish
_________________________

CORSA C SXI 1.4 TWINPORT
VAUXHALL RISING THE STANDARDS

Top
Page 1 of 11 1 2 3 ... 10 11 >

Random Wirral Images

Click to View Topic.
Newest Topics
Death at Leasowe Train Station
by Mark
27th Mar 2017 10:02pm
KEYS found
by rocks
26th Mar 2017 11:48pm
hi
by norma67
26th Mar 2017 7:42pm
Huge Gas Explosion in New Ferry Sat 25/03/17
by Dogwalker59
26th Mar 2017 10:36am
Snowhite's Bird Rescue
by diggingdeeper
26th Mar 2017 2:44am
For Sale & Free
boxed 10 inch tablet for sale
by stumpyduck
26th Mar 2017 7:12pm
various fly reels and boxes of fly's
by brady
25th Mar 2017 10:48am
Challenge extreme angle grinder used once
by brady
25th Mar 2017 10:43am
White Hyundai I30, 2011 plate For sale, 1.4 petrol
by goodoldphil
24th Mar 2017 6:24pm
I am having a clear out!
by TheComputerLab
24th Mar 2017 4:01pm
Featured Member
Registered: 17th Jul 2011
Posts: 7697
Newest Members
BoilerEngineer, flipmodefly, Noize, cartoonhead, shelleyc1990
12254 Registered Users
Today's Birthdays
No Birthdays
New Wirral Info
Planet Earth Tonight
by granny
25th Mar 2017 11:50am
Reclaimed floorboards needed.
by Gold_Moon
25th Mar 2017 10:45am
Has Talktalk been hacked yet again?
by Habdab
24th Mar 2017 10:25am
What does this all mean?
by venice
22nd Mar 2017 12:20pm
black contiboard locally?
by fish5133
21st Mar 2017 9:30pm
News : New Topics
Death at Leasowe Train Station
by Mark
27th Mar 2017 10:02pm
KEYS found
by rocks
26th Mar 2017 11:48pm
Another Terrorist Attack ? -London Islington
by fish5133
26th Mar 2017 3:03pm
Huge Gas Explosion in New Ferry Sat 25/03/17
by Dogwalker59
26th Mar 2017 10:36am
Boom : New Ferry Explosion
by diggingdeeper
25th Mar 2017 9:39pm
New Enthusiast Forums
Snowhite's Bird Rescue
by diggingdeeper
26th Mar 2017 2:44am
Offset number plates
by venice
23rd Mar 2017 1:24am
File too large
by Dilly
20th Mar 2017 10:41am
ford focus 1.6 t reg rattling
by Little_B
19th Mar 2017 11:02pm
Alloys refurb and colour change. The Wheel Deal.
by TheComputerLab
18th Mar 2017 9:17am
(Views 24hrs)Trending Newest Topics
Wirral Sunrise Sunset
Sunrise Wed 6:50am
Sunset Wed 7:42pm
Local Time Wed 1:28am
WikiWirral Can . . . .
Advertising Click me
To Advertise with
Wikiwirral Click Me