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So, I've been on this site for over a year now. But since my car is just now getting to point that I am proud of it I never made a show off or an introduciton. So to all of you that have been asking for this, here you go!

Bought this car August of 2011 when my last car crapped on me. I do have full progression pics that I will try and post when I get those photos onto this computer!

Mods:
EXTERIOR

LED reverse lights
LED tail lights
Gen 4 6k HID headlights w/ black interior
6k HID foglights
225/45ZR17 BF Goodrich G force Rival's on Montegi racing MR125 (race day)
225/50ZR17 Hankook v12 k110 on Focal F05's (appearance)
Tinted side markers
Painted bumper inserts and grille black
CF wrapped front bowtie
Full debadge and trim removal
Powder coated drum covers
WUTCONE custom plates

INTERIOR

Reappaulstered head liner black
Pillars and plastic pieces (coat hooks, visor pieces) painted black
Trim wrapped in CF
Door handles, e brake and cup holder trim painted white
CF shift boot
Rear headrest delete
Tinted sunroof
TWM short shifter

ENGINE

Glass bead blasted and clear coated valve cover
Injen CAI intake
2.4 Throttle body or 2.2 depending on what kind of race I am doing
2.4 Intake Manifold
2.5" Bad Mab header
2.5" ZZP catted down pipe
2.5" Stainless magnaflow catback
Trifecta Tune
THM Stainless brake lines
Hawk HSP performance pads
Slotted black zinc rotors

SUSPENSION

DC sport strut support
FE5 Struts and shocks
YYZ V3 springs
SS/SC 24mm Sway bar
Moog endlinks
Moog Sway bar bushings
Poly Transmission mounts
TTR poly engine mount
SS/SC lower control arms
Powell Racing XXX 1.5in rear sway bar
Powell Racing Spherical LCA bushings
Moog Mid LCA polly bushings
Camber bolts

And, now for the pics, enjoy


































Fall Pics...






Here are a couple vids of the Test and Tune on 8/4

race video :: MOV01621.mp4 video by seth05011 - Photobucket

race video :: MOV01619.mp4 video by seth05011 - Photobucket

And, for fun. This cop showed up at one of our driving classes...

race video :: MOV01517.mp4 video by seth05011 - Photobucket

New Video from Test and tune this summer.

GOPR0037_5017.mp4 video by seth05011 | Photobucket

http://s1253.beta.photobucket.com/user/seth05011/media/race%20video/GOPR0037_6927.mp4.html

6-16-13 AutoX day
Best run of the day without a cone.
http://s1253.photobucket.com/user/se...9013a.mp4.html

Best run of the day with one cone.
http://s1253.photobucket.com/user/se...f2237.mp4.html


05 Mitsubishi Evolution 8
05 Chevy Cobalt LS (RIP 7/13/2013)
99 Nissan Altima GXE (Daily)
99 Subaru Legacy (Daily)
07 Jeep Liberty Limited (No longer the tow truck for the balt )

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Very nice car!
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Thanks guys! I really should have cleaned the engine bay before taking those pics!!! :palmtoface:


05 Mitsubishi Evolution 8
05 Chevy Cobalt LS (RIP 7/13/2013)
99 Nissan Altima GXE (Daily)
99 Subaru Legacy (Daily)
07 Jeep Liberty Limited (No longer the tow truck for the balt )

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Love the car man. Great attention to detail.

"You all know I take great pride in my title as Mr. Positive."
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You hit a cone i heard that thump! and heard you curse of course, that autoX looks fun!!

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I hit that same cone like five times that day. The slalom narrowed so I should have been slowing down. Of course I didn't!!

That is also why I am reluctant to purchase an SS bumper!


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05 Chevy Cobalt LS (RIP 7/13/2013)
99 Nissan Altima GXE (Daily)
99 Subaru Legacy (Daily)
07 Jeep Liberty Limited (No longer the tow truck for the balt )

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I think your call looks great without it!

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MODS:Fe5 TC Shock + Struts\Moog Endlinks\YYZ V1 Springs\SC Gunmetal Wheels. Badmab Shorty Header\GMPP Performance Exhaust\ZZP 2.5 Catted DP\K&N Drop-in filter\High Flow Intake Tube. Gen4 Headlights\6K Low Beam HID\LED 3rd Brake Light\LED Turn Signals,Plate,Trunk, Dome, Reverse, Side-marker\ Debadge "LT" & GM fender badges\Shorty Antenna

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I hit that same cone like five times that day. The slalom narrowed so I should have been slowing down. Of course I didn't!!

That is also why I am reluctant to purchase an SS bumper!
lol.. mabey u should wait till the wreck the front or get really good on the course b4 you get the ss bumper.. ;)

car is lookin really nice, like the ride height, rims n interior trim!.. looks slick bud
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looks good man

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