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Color MFA

Further to the retro fitting of the RNS-E and MFSW (see my blog post here…Retro fit in the S3) I wanted to update the DIS in the cluster as I was starting to get the […]

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So…. this happened…

Been a while since I have posted so apologies for that… been a bit of a busy year so far and I have not really had the time or the enthusiasm to do much photography […]

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Stick a fork in it… I’m done!…

Following on from ‘another milestone for the S3’ I recently changed the turbo’s compressor housing (right) to an anti surge one (left)… Below is a log where you can clearly see where the surge affects […]

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Another milestone for the S3….

So have spent the last few weeks driving the car, making tweaks and driving the car more… she does quite well MPG wise on the commute to work all things considered… 30+ indicated on the […]

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Castle Combe TCR UK race weekend 2018

It was a very hot and sunny day… rather sticky too as I was plastered in factor 50… Was looking forward to this race weekend… BTCC (of sorts) at my local track and of course […]

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Progress with the S3

So a couple of months on from breaking the car (The joys of modifying cars…) and she up and running again… I stripped the replacement box to check it was all ok… …then cleaned it […]

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The joys of modifying cars…

For the past few years I haven’t really done too much work on the S3 since the engine rebuild… she hasn’t really needed anything more than ‘servicing’ but one thing that did need a bit […]

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VW-Audi trackday at Castle Combe 2016

Badger 5 outing to Castle Combe on Saturday for a VW/Audi trackday… was a little quiet to be honest which I suspect was partly due to it conflicting with one of the biggest shows of […]

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Bloody pot holes!!!

So today I became a victim of our great British roads… again!!… 🙁 …and the culprit…. So I have reported it to the council (if they ever do anything about it) and going to chase […]

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Seven years on….

While preparing for Audi Drivers International (one of the last VAG car shows of the year) it dawned on me that I have now had my S3 for 7 years… this is the longest time […]

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Castle Combe Saloons TT race car

Today (like most Sundays) I was over at Badger 5 helping my very good friend Bill out with mapping tweaks to one of the Castle Combe race cars he helps support, the TT driven by […]

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