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Mantorp September 2017


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Breaking the first engine of the season

I was writing a final post about the last modifications to the new engine for this season but since we already broke it i decided to write this one first. So we already have been to two “driving” events this season, very early for us, Elmia in Jönköping Sweden and Seinäjoki in Finland. We had…

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Engine development

The piston

As we told you last time we have some improvements planned for next season to the CDI engine. Jesse will make a post with more technical details later but here’s a teaser about what we have planned. Jesse dissembling the om648 The first upgrade Jesse wanted to do was modifying the fuel line. He and…

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Checking the CDI engine after 4 races

So as we told you last time we brought the CDI engine to Kokkolan Autohuolto so Jesse could disassemble it and check what it looked like. Engines ready to be dissembled. After opening the engine nothing seems to have completely broken. The fourth piston shoved some signs of melting. The more worrying thing was that…

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Back in the Garage

Long time since the last post once again. We had a really busy end to the season first we arranged our own race Venetsia Drifting with Rengasmarket Drift Team here in Kokkola. That took up a lot of our time. After Venetsia drifting we ended our season at Gatebil Mantorp. We had plans to go…

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Gatebil Mantorp + Pictures

Over the years we have been so many times to Mantorp it almost feels like our home track and we usually have a huge amount of friends there. So we were expecting and awesome weekend an once again Mantorp delivered. However not without the usual troubles 😉  (more…)

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Trip to Gatebil Vålerbanen + Pictures


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Last weekend we had our first real race-trip as we were competing in NM-drifting (Norwegian Championship) and Vålersladden at Vålerbanen in Norway. It’s quite nerve wrecking to go on the first trip every year. First we drove down to Turku to catch the ferry over to Stockholm. Interview on the ferry. We did a big…

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Kemora test-day

Found some leaks after the first spin.

We have already driven the car in the bench a couple of times to test the mechanical functions but the engine map is to far of the chart to get it right in the bench. Therefore we decided to go to the local race-track, Kemora, for a couple of setup-laps. The car with the current…

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The weeks before and after the startup

It’s been a busy winter and we haven’t really updated you enough. Heres a quick recap of the last week and the first burnout video with the new engine 🙂 You will get more posts about the specifics of the engine as Jesse have the time to write em. (more…)

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Black Smoke season 2014 in hindsight, part 1.

Long time since we last made a post. I thought we should do a season recap of the season 2014 and why it went like it did. This season was the toughest yet, it really tested us. Still it was also the most fun. (more…)

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