Thursday, December 31, 2009

Wednesday, December 30, 2009

X-mas at Essendrup Motor....

New-years bbq in the garage... Mr.Iversen (chef de cuisine) and Mr.Dalsgaard ( chef d'etablissement ) is gettin' ready for some chili-dogs ;)

Monday, December 28, 2009

SP-2 Link !!

Mr.Luciano Pinheiro,Brazil,wrote a little comment to me..He has created a very nice SP-2 blog !! Please check it out !! Click HERE :)

Saturday, November 14, 2009


A bit of DIY...these are 0,6 mm. polycarbonate,-different models comming up soon....;)

Sunday, November 08, 2009

Danish Nostalgia....

1988,-Valdemarsgade,Aalborg...Mr.Frank Andersen showing off with a "mock-up" of his d.i.y. type 4 "4-2-1" header system....21 years later,this header might actually still be around here in jutland ;)
Monty Python had a "being eaten by a crocodile contest", but have you ever seen a VeeDub guy being eaten by a MK I Escort ??......Mr.Andersen survived this attack with minor enjuries...

In the beginning...part 2

Mr.Elnef and yours truly, spend last saturday gettin' this "donor" car back to Aalborg....Another piece of the puzzle that's going to be a new racecar for John...Don't let the look of the car fool you..New heater channels n'all :) ;)

The Berg Brothers...

This pretty solid oval,1954, is currently being restored by Mr.M.Berg's brother Søren..Lookin' forward to see the finished result from the Bergs :)

Saturday, October 24, 2009


Mr.Kiel on the Laulund dyno last friday....This 2366 ccm type 4 engine pumped out 231 hp/7400 rpm. with fanbelt and small dia. pulley !! Video of this session ( courtesy of Mr.Rasmus Thomsen) CLICK HERE !!

Sunday, October 11, 2009

In the beginning...

The start of a new racecar-project in Aalborg...Mr.Elnef got hold of this "zwitter",and the car soon will be a subject of a severe diet...

Monday, September 21, 2009

Mr.Riishede is back on wheels...Gearbox and engine is in the car,-and what a car ! AWESOME !!! Can't wait to see this creation "live" :) Several pictures and engine specs. in some of the earlier posts on this blog. By the way,-nice to see good ol' Centerlines on a looker !!!

Saturday, September 19, 2009

Black fingertips....

1 down..3 to go...These 1974 Melber 5x15" VW wheels is slowly gettin' back in shape ;)

Sunday, September 13, 2009

D.I.Y.with "Uncle Ben"....

Progress at Mr.Kiel's...CSP stubpipes and merged collector, the rest of the "tubing" by owner....won't be long now ;)

Friday, September 11, 2009

Elnef Racing

Gearbox update...Mr.Elnef will soon appear on a track near you, with a brand new hunk of alu ;)

Saturday, September 05, 2009


Gearbox for my own T34 project...brand new ZF-diff and stuff..:)

Tannheuser Tuning..The Early Years..part II

1986,-A proud young man,Mr.M.Iversen, poses beside his new Karmann Ghia.. (restored by Mr.P.Iversen ;) )

Mr.Iversen wanted to give the Ghia his own personal touch,so this is what the car looked like in 88, free from rust,new color and of cause..Type 4 engine !!

I'll get some engine facts from the builder later :)

The Gray Ghost revisited...

Progress at Mr.Kiel's garage...That's 100 hp right there !!................;)

Friday, September 04, 2009

SCC 2009..part II

Some of the Danish guys in action at SCC 2009...Pictures courtesy of Mr.Riishede...Guess they did'nt wanna give the "Best Wheelie" trophy to a buggy,ehh ? ;)

Wednesday, September 02, 2009

Nostalgia Dragracing...

Ever wondered how the "crazy" vw-bikes pictured in Bill Fischer's old "How to hotrod vw engines" book performed live ? Wanna see one of them in action...CLICK HERE ;)

Sunday, August 30, 2009


Finally,-this extremely nice piece of machinery found a new owner here in Aalborg !! Congrats to the lucky MIB member :) Engine specs. from Mr.Lokdam (previous owner/builder) :

"1 new type 1 engine with many parts from Gene Berg bout when Gene was alive and running the business, all is new Everything is measured and assembled by SOB. Sven Olof Brorsson from sweden RIP All Berg parts bout from Mat Joy who bout them from Berg in 1993New orig. type 1 case bout in 1993 from Berg and modified by the Bergs with alu. bushing where the lifters are running Gene Berg 86mm Crank and Wedgematet flywheel done by Gene Berg ( forged in sweden)Gene Berg pulley and EMPI pulley small dia. Gene Berg welded fan Gene Berg rockerarms 1:1,4FK 46 cam with Magnum gears Gene Berg pushrods Gene Berg oilpumpe 30mm with CSP oilereducing walve, Berg come with too Gene Berg oilesump the wide one Gene Berg short intake manifolds for 48 IDA carbs.And they are match portet by Udo Becker and welded and portet by SOB. Carillo Rods 5,5" bout from Gene Berg. System One oilfilter, can be clean, never need to change filter again. New orig. oilcooler Setrap oilcooler with a fan. CB CNC portede Wedgeport heads with 2mm larger intake valves done by Udo Becker and with stainless Manley walves og JPM springs and Gene Berg locks and retraniers.Chanels done by Udo Becker. Udo Becker lightlifters made from tool steel Long Jay See 94mm Cylindre AA slipperskirt pistons. CSP alu. pushrods tubes withNew 48 IDA carbs with the 3 progresions hole from weber 1 3/4 A1 Side winder. Gene Berg breather box KEP Kennedy clutch the old green one. Kompl. MSD ignition system with Digital 6 Box CSP valve covers CSP linkage. Comp. 11:1 Never run 200HK+"

More pictures...CLICK HERE !