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by Philm
Sun Feb 15, 2015 10:35 am
Forum: BWA
Topic: The Ultimate Barndoor Race Project
Replies: 18
Views: 9079

Re: The Ultimate Barndoor Race Project

yes finally went down the track. Itr was just a test to see how it all feels, data shows I was only using max 40% throttle and I got of it many times as it seamed to be going faster than I expected. I was just unsure of how it was all going to go. The next two passes were terrible as shifting became...
by Philm
Sat Apr 12, 2014 10:37 pm
Forum: VW Related Chat
Topic: 1st European Barndoor Gathering UK cruise to Amersfoort
Replies: 363
Views: 38092

Re: 1st European Barndoor Gathering UK cruise to Amersfoort

HI Cool Flow Cruisers, Only a couple of days now till we fly out. We are staying at the Premier inn In Dover on the Thursday and have booked tickets to catch the same ferry as you guys, hopefully! I am sure you guys will be easy to spot in the car park and look forward to meeting you and your busses...
by Philm
Thu Feb 06, 2014 10:23 pm
Forum: BWA
Topic: How to qualify into BWA
Replies: 12
Views: 5249

Re: How to qualify into BWA

It is great to see some serious buses out there.

Love the BWA thing, is there anyway around the rule "It needs to be witnessed by a founder member" ?

Phil
by Philm
Thu Feb 06, 2014 10:10 pm
Forum: VW Related Chat
Topic: 1st European Barndoor Gathering UK cruise to Amersfoort
Replies: 363
Views: 38092

Re: 1st European Barndoor Gathering UK cruise to Amersfoort

Excellent,
Already booked the room in Amersfoort, the one suggested by Niels.

I will give them a call and arrange, is there a specific ferry you guys are booked on?

Phil
by Philm
Thu Feb 06, 2014 9:12 pm
Forum: BWA
Topic: The Ultimate Barndoor Race Project
Replies: 18
Views: 9079

Re: The Ultimate Barndoor Race Project

Aspro, Yep I recon I have a better chance of the hair growing back on my head, than rego. the turning point was the roll cage, This was a must for me as running at 140mph in a tin can should not be taken lightly. Unfortunately the engineer said that's no good, roll cages are illegal on the street. y...
by Philm
Thu Feb 06, 2014 9:04 pm
Forum: VW Related Chat
Topic: 1st European Barndoor Gathering UK cruise to Amersfoort
Replies: 363
Views: 38092

Re: 1st European Barndoor Gathering UK cruise to Amersfoort

Hi guys, My name is Phil and I live in Sydney Australia, I have just joined your forum but have always been interested in the BWA stuff. My wife and I have decided to do to the Barndoor gathering and have begun organising flights and stuff. So far we have booked a room at Dover in the premier inn an...
by Philm
Thu Feb 06, 2014 8:29 pm
Forum: BWA
Topic: The Ultimate Barndoor Race Project
Replies: 18
Views: 9079

Re: The Ultimate Barndoor Race Project

There is Grover, My name is Phil and that is my Barny single that I plan to see how fast a full bodied commercial can get down the track. VWJim, nothing has changed still impossible to get something like this registered and that is not my intension. the plan is to drive to the track, about 30 mins r...