Understeer is when you hit the wall with the front of the car. Oversteer is when you hit the wall with the rear of the car. Horsepower is how fast you hit the wall. Torque is how far you take the wall with you ...
Or ramblings on three originally Dutch TR7's (a 1976 FHC, a 1980 DHC and a 1981 Sprint powered FHC), including the work done to them and their (ab)use all over Europe. With some of my other passions thrown in from time to time ...
Wednesday, 10 September 2014
FHC resto nr. 20; Progress paint preparations
Luckily it is not all bad news
as per tonight the first bit of the paint preparations was finished. The roof
is straight again, and despite looking pretty smooth when the body returned
after shot-blasting, nearly 2 kilograms off filler were added to the cars
And the finished product after
the primer had dried ...
And within the next few weeks
the decision for the definitive colour will be made. But it will be very close
to the original Topaz Orange.
Also the carpets should be ready
by the time I return from my holiday, thanks to fellow Dutch wedge owner "Cokat"