• ETS heads to NZ

    Only a week out till I leave for WTAC for the Hilux’s debut I have some more exciting news, myself and my creation will be heading overseas thanks to the 4 & Rotary promotions crew I will be taking part in the Nationals and the Jamboree plus some other exciting events while in New Zealand. […]

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  • ETS Drift Ute – Staying up late

    You have seen the air jacks in action in my previous post, so what do I do if something fails like an airline? Well I have got that covered, I went to my local Metalland and picked up some heavy wall tube with an internal diameter of 40mm. The piston on the jacks are 38.1mm […]

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  • ETS Drift Ute – The Ups and Downs

    Add 200psi of Nitrogen into the air jacks and see what happens. ETS Drift Ute – Ups and Downs from Engineered To Slide on Vimeo. I have two inlets so I can split between front and rear, there’s not many times when I would need to lift the front, it will be predominantly the rear […]

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  • ETS Drift Ute – Full Sunday

    Today was another full day of getting everything sorted. It involved finishing off the electronics Finishing off the brake lines Adding the fluids Making sure everything is tight Basically going over everything and making sure its race ready Because if I get a chance to do any testing in the next few weeks then I […]

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  • ETS Drift Ute – Saturday Snap

    Heres a quick snap of the almost finished ETS Hilux Drift Ute, with only a few days and a few parts left to go on this I am happy to say its all back together, powdercoated, painted and almost all finished off. Im so happy with the quality of the bodywork thanks to Breakwater Panels. […]

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  • ETS Drift Ute – I’m Tired

    First I want to run through the last few days with you guys. Sunday night I loaded up the enclosed trailer in preparation to pick the cabin up from Tim and the boys at Breakwater Panels on Monday night. Heading to work on Monday my brain was buzzing at the amount of things that had […]

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  • ETS Drift Ute – Assembly time

    Its friday night, I have just had a shower and can spend a few minutes reflecting on the week thats been and the one to follow. Whats been happening? I picked up my rear quarters, front quarters, bonnet, tailgate and doors from Breakwater Panels Geelong, Tim and the team did a fantastic job, all flow […]

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  • ETS Drift Ute – Chassis Sheen

    Sometimes I post stuff up that im not too proud of on here but its a story that needs to be told, then on the flipside theres stuff like this that I just cant wait to post up, I proudly present to you the finished chassis. I have to send a big thanks to a […]

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  • ETS Drift Ute – Debuting at WTAC

    Im happy to announce that I will be debuting the Hilux at WTAC 2013, Ill be dragging it up to Sydney as I did two years ago (pictured) to drift on the Sydney Motorsport Park layout, I’m happy that everyone gets the chance to see the first proper drive of this build, check the following […]

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