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    I'm sure this project has been posted before last year, but the Monaro Lump is now running in the Astra. If you fancy a huge read then delve in.

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    Flicked through the main threads and to the video of the engine running - what a job!!!

    I'd love to see that pull up at some lights with the car next to it thinking as they hear the V8 rumble! lol

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    just had a quick look and fooooooooookin ellllllllllll,


    that is one mighty fine project he has there
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    Quote Originally Posted by Duncan View Post


    Flicked through the main threads and to the video of the engine running - what a job!!!

    I'd love to see that pull up at some lights with the car next to it thinking as they hear the V8 rumble! lol
    That is one sick cookie of a car. Unreal

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    Stunning bit of engineering, hats off to the guy. There's another thread somewhere with a Merlin Engine (Lancaster Bomber) being fitted into an old Rover, cant find it though, not to sure where I saw it.

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    Quote Originally Posted by rushy View Post
    Stunning bit of engineering, hats off to the guy. There's another thread somewhere with a Merlin Engine (Lancaster Bomber) being fitted into an old Rover, cant find it though, not to sure where I saw it.
    have seen that one too, many years ago a merlin was fitted to a mini

    remember my dad talking about an article in some magazine somewhere, i was only a kid

    or should i say a mini was fitted around a merlin
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    LOL, most of us would struggle to fit in a Mini! Here's all I could find on that.
    So a Rover with XJ220 Rims pulls up next to you at the lights sounding like this, would you have a go or sink into your seat?

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    Quote Originally Posted by rushy View Post
    LOL, most of us would struggle to fit in a Mini! Here's all I could find on that.
    So a Rover with XJ220 Rims pulls up next to you at the lights sounding like this, would you have a go or sink into your seat?
    Serious seat-sinkage going on I reckon

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    Just had a quick look through, that is some project

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    that is one heek of a project i bet that will be well quick when it finished

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