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Ash Kelly Barr
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Re: Inspiration

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Toyota motors:
Current - 89 AW11 factory manual SC
Sold - 74 Toyota Crown wagon (MS63), Holden 308, TH400 trans

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Ash Kelly Barr
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Re: Inspiration

Post by Ash Kelly Barr »

for those that missed this aussy beast

the one on the track is a different aw but still thought it looked cool :D
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Toyota motors:
Current - 89 AW11 factory manual SC
Sold - 74 Toyota Crown wagon (MS63), Holden 308, TH400 trans

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Kippeth
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Re: Inspiration

Post by Kippeth »

Been looking at some desert crossing videos and some videos of my fathers old sandrail.

Remembering that lifted AW11, and how high SW20's sit stock.... Build a sandrail/off road SW20.

Thats definitely going on the "list of possible projects once the AW11 project is completed (ETA 2018/2019)

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Ash Kelly Barr
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Re: Inspiration

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Sam stokes from the states
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Re: Inspiration

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Club MR2 on facebook has heaps more!
President & Wellington Area Coordinator & Lower North MR2 Leader
Current: 1992 Toyota MR2 G-Limited with Gen 4 3S-GTE + CT20B (APEXED), 1990 Toyota MR2 G-Limited (MEVSU), 1997 Sprinter Carib Z-Touring, "Semi Parts Car" 1991 Toyota MR2 G-Limited
Past: '91 G-Limited, '89 G-Limited, '91 NZ New MR2, '91 G-Limited, '91 GT (Parts Car), '99 Altezza 3SGE, '98 Altezza 1GFE, '88 Corolla, '96 Curren, '94 Ceres Corolla, '94 Levin, '90 Hiace Super Custom 4x4, '91 Mirage, '93 MX-6 J-Spec, '91 Familia, '91 Galant, '90 Navara, '96 Commodore, '94 Pajero, '89 Lancer, '93 Pajero, '92 Pajero, '89 Mirage, '92 Terrano, '87 Familia, '03 Colt, '91 Pajero, '91 Pajero

TNR
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Re: Inspiration

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AW11 MR-2 Gymkahana. If you don't want to see it all skip to 1min in, Advan AW11. So light and sounds amazing.




Supposedly 422hp 3SGT AW11. Looks like an RC car when it accelerates, too bad he crashed it lol.

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ClanFever
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Re: Inspiration

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President & Wellington Area Coordinator & Lower North MR2 Leader
Current: 1992 Toyota MR2 G-Limited with Gen 4 3S-GTE + CT20B (APEXED), 1990 Toyota MR2 G-Limited (MEVSU), 1997 Sprinter Carib Z-Touring, "Semi Parts Car" 1991 Toyota MR2 G-Limited
Past: '91 G-Limited, '89 G-Limited, '91 NZ New MR2, '91 G-Limited, '91 GT (Parts Car), '99 Altezza 3SGE, '98 Altezza 1GFE, '88 Corolla, '96 Curren, '94 Ceres Corolla, '94 Levin, '90 Hiace Super Custom 4x4, '91 Mirage, '93 MX-6 J-Spec, '91 Familia, '91 Galant, '90 Navara, '96 Commodore, '94 Pajero, '89 Lancer, '93 Pajero, '92 Pajero, '89 Mirage, '92 Terrano, '87 Familia, '03 Colt, '91 Pajero, '91 Pajero

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gruk
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Re: Inspiration

Post by gruk »

This is the video that tipped me over the edge and made me decide to buy myself an MR2 as a project:

'90 SW20 NA - White NZ new T-Top

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nightshift
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Re: Inspiration

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