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#974623 - 31st Dec 2006 9:55am corsasportjay : Corsa Sport 1.6
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Hello I have a few more pics of my car which I have had from standard for 2 weeks with my new buckets and also new speedlines!!!! and also new exhaust which is a sraight through remis pipe (loud as fook)! Getting it lowered 60mm this week aswell. I'll do before and after pics ASAP. Let me know what you think with my new mods? TA! laugh











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#974624 - 31st Dec 2006 11:23am Re: corsasportjay : Corsa Sport 1.6 [Re: corsasportjay]
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Looks good matey.

Ask Lawton/corsajohn on here you could prob go even lower then 60mm if you wanted to.

Think i would like the wheels for my 200 in white.
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#974625 - 31st Dec 2006 12:13pm Re: corsasportjay : Corsa Sport 1.6 [Re: spinking]
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Like these wheels,explains why they are so popular with corsas. However,not keen on the rear lights or the 16v badges (imo they look tacky)

And you might wanna take caps lock off dude
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#974626 - 1st Jan 2007 11:46am Re: corsasportjay : Corsa Sport 1.6 [Re: scoop]
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Pick up a BMC CDA if you can stretch to one. Was probably one of the best mods I ever did to mine. Made a fantastic noise at high revs, and combined with a Janspeed de-cat and exhaust got me up to 125bhp.

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#974627 - 1st Jan 2007 11:53am Re: corsasportjay : Corsa Sport 1.6 [Re: Rich]
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wasn't the 1.6 corsa restricted to 105 bhp as they were quicker than the Astra gsi.

like the wheels worth the 700notes brand new.
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#974628 - 1st Jan 2007 2:09pm Re: corsasportjay : Corsa Sport 1.6 [Re: MrPhil]
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Originally Posted By: clj85
wasn't the 1.6 corsa restricted to 105 bhp as they were quicker than the Astra gsi.

like the wheels worth the 700notes brand new.


yep, originally the engine was developed by lotus, and when it was given to vauxhall it was producing 150bhp, but vauxhall had just reliased the astra gsi which had the redtop 150bhp engine in, so vauxhall restricted the 1.6 by tuning it down
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#974629 - 1st Jan 2007 3:14pm Re: corsasportjay : Corsa Sport 1.6 [Re: lawton]
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is your 1.4 lotus tuned lawton or just vauxhall?
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#974630 - 3rd Jan 2007 6:53pm Re: corsasportjay : Corsa Sport 1.6 [Re: lawton]
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Originally Posted By: lawton
yep, originally the engine was developed by lotus, and when it was given to vauxhall it was producing 150bhp, but vauxhall had just reliased the astra gsi which had the redtop 150bhp engine in, so vauxhall restricted the 1.6 by tuning it down


Where did you read that chief?
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#974631 - 3rd Jan 2007 7:15pm Re: corsasportjay : Corsa Sport 1.6 [Re: DavidB]
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Reminds me of the old 'Redtops had 200bhp, but they had to change the manifold to a restrictive one because it was too fast'.

Lotus did the inlet I think?


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#974632 - 3rd Jan 2007 11:01pm Re: corsasportjay : Corsa Sport 1.6 [Re: DavidB]
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New grille and new leather calibre seats in rear!!! have new pics!!!













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#974633 - 4th Jan 2007 12:04am Re: corsasportjay : Corsa Sport 1.6 [Re: corsasportjay]
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Here's a few more piccies











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#974634 - 5th Jan 2007 12:06am Re: corsasportjay : Corsa Sport 1.6 [Re: corsasportjay]
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Sorry, I meant Vauxhall did the inlet. oshocked

Car looks nice, black is a good colour. Are they Calibra seats over the old Corsa ones?
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#974635 - 5th Jan 2007 8:35am Re: corsasportjay : Corsa Sport 1.6 [Re: DavidB]
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yer mate me and lawton did them! just put the sponge and the leather over the corsa back frames! was a bitch but its worth it coz i love it now! hate them fookin dotty corsa pattterns!!! just needs christaning! ta jay smile
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#974636 - 5th Jan 2007 12:52pm Re: corsasportjay : Corsa Sport 1.6 [Re: corsasportjay]
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I've done that before, getting the edges over the metal is an arse.
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#974637 - 6th Jan 2007 2:32pm Re: corsasportjay : Corsa Sport 1.6 [Re: DavidB]
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yer it was a bitch like but ok! worth it in long run!
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