Jump to content


Photo

What Car Inspires You...


  • Please log in to reply
11 replies to this topic

#1 TDCiST

TDCiST

    No Smoke No Poke... Unless you have a DPF!

  • Moderator
  • 1,682 posts
  • Name: Dave
  • Ford Model: Ford Focus Zetec S 1.6 TDCi
  • Year: 2010
  • Location: Hertfordshire
Contributor

Posted 18 May 2013 - 06:14 PM

Strange title i know.. But just wondering if anyone else has any cars or peoples cars, that inspore them to mod their own.

 

My last car I wanted to be a ST170 replica, got pretty much all the way there, when the fuel system packed up!

 

this one, well I ike it as it is, but after seeing Lenny's car recently with it Lowered, and New Alloys etc... I'm liking the look.

 

Anyone else have anything similar??



Have something to contribute?

Sign in or register to start a topic...

Sign up to FOC Premium Membership To Remove These Ads

#2 Brigante

Brigante

    Resident Ranter

  • FOC Supporters
  • 2,470 posts
  • Name: Charlie
  • Ford Model: Mondeo Titan X Sport 2.2 175BHP
  • Year: 2008
  • Location: Nottinghamshire
Contributor

Posted 18 May 2013 - 06:15 PM

+1 to Lennys motor



#3 Preee

Preee

    Ford Fruitcake

  • Moderator
  • 4,099 posts
  • Name: Paul
  • Ford Model: Focus Tit X Mk3 | Fiesta Zetec Mk7
  • Year: 2012
  • Location: Shropshire
Contributor

Posted 18 May 2013 - 06:56 PM

+2 Lenardo's



#4 Steelie600

Steelie600

    Master Techncian

  • Members via FB
  • PipPipPipPip
  • 147 posts
  • Name: Kev
  • Ford Model: Escort Van 55
  • Year: 2001
  • Location: Cheshire

Posted 18 May 2013 - 08:07 PM

Postman pats Van

 

Dont believe me wait till ive finished the paintwork!! LOL



#5 wase16ll

wase16ll

    Ford Enthusiast

  • True Ford Enthusiast
  • PipPipPipPipPip
  • 1,133 posts
  • Name: Tony
  • Ford Model: granada
  • Year: 1992
  • Location: Greater London

Posted 18 May 2013 - 08:19 PM

:D

 

i used to be into pure customs, so never got into lowering etc etc standard cars...

dont have the time to get into either now, so bog standard boring is the way for me now



#6 Lenny

Lenny

    Retired Moderator

  • FOC Supporters
  • 10,097 posts
  • Name: Leonard
  • Ford Model: Focus ZetecS
  • Year: 2010
  • Location: Ireland
Contributor

Posted 18 May 2013 - 08:49 PM

Strange title i know.. But just wondering if anyone else has any cars or peoples cars, that inspore them to mod their own.
 
My last car I wanted to be a ST170 replica, got pretty much all the way there, when the fuel system packed up!
 
this one, well I ike it as it is, but after seeing Lenny's car recently with it Lowered, and New Alloys etc... I'm liking the look.
 
Anyone else have anything similar??

  

+1 to Lennys motor

  

+2 Lenardo's

Ah lads ye are way too kind. Thanks very much.
Takes time and this month has been most stressfull,
My Hero was once my local ford dealership where I was among friends,
Now its run my horny old maingey labradours who will ride anything that walks in the door.


I'm inspired by the new econetic fiesta:
Here's a prototype image

Track2.jpg

I much prefer to build than to buy,
its way more fun.

Right now if I had the space id purchase a 1989 volkswagon Bora diesel with 2.5" exhaust
Spray it chocolate brown, slap on a set of coilovers, with some deep dish chrome rims and excessive negative camber you know;
Have the rims facing up like a sky dish.
Then sand the bonnet down to bare metal,
Pour on some beer& rock salt leave it for 3 days then wash off.

All for under 2,000 euro and looks the bad !Removed! business.
Park it anywhere, wash it once a year.

#7 wase16ll

wase16ll

    Ford Enthusiast

  • True Ford Enthusiast
  • PipPipPipPipPip
  • 1,133 posts
  • Name: Tony
  • Ford Model: granada
  • Year: 1992
  • Location: Greater London

Posted 18 May 2013 - 09:10 PM

Postman pats Van
Dont believe me wait till ive finished the paintwork!! LOL

Steelie
you reminded me of this from years back...always brought a smile to my face when i come across it
 
Mini smokin it.jpg

#8 b1g_dav3

b1g_dav3

    Ford Enthusiast

  • Moderator
  • 2,525 posts
  • Name: David
  • Ford Model: Fiesta Zetec S TDCi
  • Year: 2013
  • Location: Lancashire
Contributor

Posted 18 May 2013 - 11:06 PM

Daewoo Matiz.



#9 jeebowhite

jeebowhite

    Resident Loon

  • Super Mod
  • 17,727 posts
  • Name: James
  • Ford Model: Sea Grey Mondeo MKIV 1.8TDCi 140ps Zetec
  • Year: 2007
  • Location: Kent
Contributor

Posted 21 May 2013 - 03:47 AM

+3 to Lenny!

 

Although I keep looking to see what I can do next, then look at my bank account, then look at the wife... then get told politely where I can plant my idea!



#10 Stoney871

Stoney871

    Resident Peacekeeper

  • Super Mod
  • 15,825 posts
  • Name: Clive
  • Ford Model: Focus mk2 1.8 TDCI Sport
  • Year: 2007
  • Location: Devon
Contributor

Posted 21 May 2013 - 04:40 AM

Anything with a Griffin badge inspires me to put match to petrol.

#11 FOCA

FOCA

    Feet on the table

  • True Ford Enthusiast
  • PipPipPipPipPip
  • 2,860 posts
  • Name: FOCA
  • Ford Model: Mondeo Mk3 Sleeper 194 flb.p.t.
  • Year: Non
  • Location: Scotland
Contributor

Posted 21 May 2013 - 07:15 AM

-

 



#12 jeebowhite

jeebowhite

    Resident Loon

  • Super Mod
  • 17,727 posts
  • Name: James
  • Ford Model: Sea Grey Mondeo MKIV 1.8TDCi 140ps Zetec
  • Year: 2007
  • Location: Kent
Contributor

Posted 21 May 2013 - 07:43 AM

I prefer the "boro postman pat" :)



Have something to contribute?

Sign in or register to start a topic...


Not what you're looking for?

Register now, we have a huge community of enthusiasts to answer any questions you might have



0 user(s) are reading this topic

0 members, 0 guests, 0 anonymous users