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Vauxhall Viva GT MK1 Le Mans Blue, Lotus 912 engine, various other updates to running gear.

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Viva GT Brake lines

Part two of the picture heavy updates for the non face bookers amongst you. The brake have been sat awaiting some brake lines for a while, and last week a full set of aeroquip...

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Update on the GT

The GT has been gathering dust for a few months, whilst I played with other toys. Several reasons for this, but mainly because I wanted to have a summer with time to myself, the...

Front screen fitted along with chrome strip

GT Front screen

This one has been waiting just a while, the screen was made in 2007 and today It was fitted… Its a loverly laminated Pilkington Glass screen, obtained from my chums in the Viva Outlaws...

GT brake callipers

The front and rear callipers are now all fitted and looking the part! The wheels fit, so thats a results at last. Big thanks to the Viva outlaws club & Martin for the design’s...

More steps forward

Today I spent the morning cleaning up a rear boot rubber that I had rescued off an old HB a few years back. Its in rather good condition so on the car it went....

GT gearbox crossmember

More work from those loverly chaps down at Retropower, this time a gearbox crossmember, and I am very happy to see it bolted up and ticked off the list of things to do. Its...

GT Rear Brake brackets

Okay so its take two on the brake callipers and brackets, the first design although sweet as a nut didn’t allow me to get my wheels on the car, very easy in hindsight to...

Viva GT Resto

Every little helps

I spent this morning down the workshop at Retropower working on the GT, which is the first for a while… Not a lot of change can be seen, but its was a fe hours...

Wipers and Brake Servo

Today (and like this weekend) I have been driving around thinking and doing things. I enjoy driving I find it very relaxing, and good for the unwinding. I am sure 99% of people would...