• Tour of NZ – The drag strip

    I have only ever done two passes down the drag strip and that was over 6 years ago, a lot has changed since then and I was looking forward to getting out there and stretching the Hiluxs legs. In all honesty I had the most fun, I only pushed it 75% with weak launches and […]

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  • ETS Drift Ute – Tube or die!

    Before I built the tube front end reinforcement I toyed with the idea of just buying a Toyota rad support, they were cheap, everything will clip in as per factory and life would be simple for me. But no, it just wouldn’t suit the overall theme of the build. Here is some pics that show how everything will go together.

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  • ETS Drift Ute – Caster rod mechanics

    This time last week the ute was sliding of the jig and into a rolling state, the one thing missing was caster arms to position the wheel where it needed to be, tonight after many hours in the shed we have caster arms and a front end that is finalised, read on for more photos.

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