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by ZA Perana
Sun 26 Jan 2020, 18:43
Forum: General/Lounge
Topic: CKD South African built Sunbeam Tiger
Replies: 17
Views: 469

Re: CKD South African built Sunbeam Tiger

Speaking about Tiger's, I am driving one in the next few weeks for an article I am writing, this one has been fully restored and is immaculate. The owners tells me "Id have this over any MG and any E type".
by ZA Perana
Sun 19 Jan 2020, 15:06
Forum: Technical
Topic: Granada perana
Replies: 2
Views: 190

Re: Granada perana

Sump, radiator would be another unique items....
by ZA Perana
Sun 19 Jan 2020, 15:04
Forum: General/Lounge
Topic: CKD South African built Sunbeam Tiger
Replies: 17
Views: 469

Re: CKD South African built Sunbeam Tiger

Hi Paul tried to have another look today, am struggling ,need to put it on a ramp, will do that in spring when no salt on the roads, will let you know how I get on Colin Am actually amazed a 302 fits into a Tiger. As Paul said in some instances the traffic department would assign engine numbers. Wo...
by ZA Perana
Thu 16 Jan 2020, 14:52
Forum: General/Lounge
Topic: CKD South African built Sunbeam Tiger
Replies: 17
Views: 469

Re: CKD South African built Sunbeam Tiger

Do you have the old SA registration documents?
by ZA Perana
Thu 16 Jan 2020, 14:51
Forum: General/Lounge
Topic: CKD South African built Sunbeam Tiger
Replies: 17
Views: 469

Re: CKD South African built Sunbeam Tiger

Wow that's a beautiful tiger!

Any pictures of the engine bay? I have always wondered about the CKD Tigers, was lucky enough to drive a 260cu original Tiger last year and well it was metaphorically like grabbing a Tiger by the tale....very exciting to drive.

302 would make a Tiger a monster....
by ZA Perana
Thu 19 Dec 2019, 14:54
Forum: Restoration
Topic: 1965/66 Opel Rekord L Rally GMSA
Replies: 1083
Views: 95476

Re: 1965/66 Opel Rekord L Rally GMSA

Maybe model building?
by ZA Perana
Tue 17 Dec 2019, 20:07
Forum: Restoration
Topic: 1965/66 Opel Rekord L Rally GMSA
Replies: 1083
Views: 95476

Re: 1965/66 Opel Rekord L Rally GMSA

Johann66 wrote:
Mon 16 Dec 2019, 22:06
Hullo All!!! This Opel has now changed hands. Sad to let it go but 76 yrs old makes it difficult to work on it!!! :(
Hi Johan, hope you are keeping well!
by ZA Perana
Thu 21 Nov 2019, 21:51
Forum: Post your ride
Topic: cortina perana
Replies: 14
Views: 1392

Re: cortina perana

Welcome to the forum, could you please post some more pictures, specifically of the engine bay.....interesting sequence in respect of BG numbering.
by ZA Perana
Sat 02 Nov 2019, 22:53
Forum: Post your ride
Topic: 1972 Fairmont
Replies: 2
Views: 1010

Re: 1972 Fairmont

Stunning car. The tan interior looks really good!
by ZA Perana
Sun 29 Sep 2019, 18:53
Forum: Ford
Topic: Ford Cortina XR6 mods.
Replies: 3
Views: 4181

Re: Ford Cortina XR6 mods.

Welcome.

I would not do the triple Weber carbs...very expensive.

I'd try find a Meissner grind cam or a Richie Jute cam.