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THE FIRST TRACK DAY

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As indicated in the last post, we were looking forward to finally drive Luc on a racetrack. The magical date was 3rd of April 2016. The track was open from 9AM till 1PM, so I had to get cracking early in the morning. I did load Luc onto the trailer, prepared all the stuff we […]

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A FINAL DRIVE BEFORE THE WINTER

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As autumn was comming to its end and winter was approaching, we’ve planned one last meeting before the final withdrawal of Luc into the garage. We chose one weekend in early-november. Even though we had no idea about the weather, when the weekend was planned, the actual saturday turned out to be an awesom autumn […]

SUMMER BREAK

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As the summer was approaching we had less and less time to work in the garage. Summer holidays, a lot of work at our regular job and so on, ment, we were forced to pospone our regular meetings for a few months. To stay “motivated” we at least manged to organize a road trip to […]

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Choosing the donor car.

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There are currently many Locost projects finished. Based on a Mk II Ford Escort. This was not really an option for us, since this car is not really available in Slovakia and we wanted something more modern. So it was obvious that we’ll build our car as a Haynes Roadster based car. So we started […]

So, this is how it all began…

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We did not really want to build a Lotus 7 replica. The plan was very simple. To buy a second hand BMW 325i E30, make it as light as possible, install a roll-cage and enter some amateur hill climb racing series. But after seeing a particular episode of TopGear, in which the boys bought the […]