VIP GT-BBB

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VIP GT-BBB

Postby bigBADbenny » Sun Feb 24, 2013 9:37 pm

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Re: VIP GT-BBB

Postby bigBADbenny » Sun Feb 24, 2013 9:38 pm

MY07 GT-B Wagon 6mt OBP

Suspension:
ShockWorks coil overs for Liberty Gen4 (wagon code development car)
AVO LCA caster offset bushes
AVO H brace
AVO 4 point rear sub frame braces
AVO heavy duty rear sway bar mounts
Perrin pillow ball rear camber arms
STi pillow ball rear toe arms
JDM alloy front lower control arms
JDM alloy rear trailing arms
JDM alloy rear upper arms
Whiteline rear camber bushes
BC-V1/WL/AVO/Cusco/Jspeed suspension fettled by Ralph at Trutrack

Brakes:
cruisn custom polished Brembos
RDA 5 slot dimpled rotors
Goodridge stainless steel braided brake lines
Cusco brake master cylinder stopper
cruisn BBK, guard roll & c/o's install

Rolling stock:
Enkei RS+M Prova Edition Sparkle Black 18x8.5 +35
Was Pirelli P-Zero Corsa Assymetrico 235 40 r18
Now Bridgestone S001 235 40 r18
Project Kics Leggdura acorn lock nuts
Project Kics R40 neochrome lock nuts
Hankook V8rs 225/40/18

Exhaust:
PhatGT dump
Barney Hallam Performance Exhausts 3" mild steel mufflered mid
WRX STi widebody sedan mufflers modded for BP
PROVA by Fujitsobo mufflers
TCP SS Wagon quads

Engine/Support:
Cosworth blue filter
Sealed HKS filter
DW65c pump
OEM replacement in-tank fuel filter
Penrite Syn5 (5w60)
Penrite HPR10
Delvac 15W40
Mazda RX8 09+ OEM oil filter
Fumoto valve
Prova Airguide
JDM battery/ABS covers


Exterior:
Stanza CF scoop
MY08 grille
JDM 6 piece spats and strakes
CCFL headlight rings
Rob Tait Tinter sunroof & front glass


Interior:
PROVA by DAMD D shape steering wheel
Prova shift ball
Cobb 6mt short shifter
PreFL electric front seats
MY08 GT-B rear seat w/ armrest
3Dmats
Gen5 wagon cargo nets
HKS cabin filter
Belkin Aircast Auto BT
TapTurn smart indicator relay
KAP Industries firextinguisher brackets (driver and passenger)
VBG1 GTBoost & AEM 30-4900 Wideband Failsafe gauges
BtSsm OBDII BT adapter >SGS i9000 > Stock nav screen
Tactrix Openport 2.0
Polk MM840 8" subwoofer


VIP GT-BBB is tuned by ThrottleHappy.
Self serviced at Little Sam's Garage, Collingwood
Serviced at Docklands STi:
thanks to Dale, Jeremy & the team.
Trutrack: the big difference.
Donnellans Collingwood: props to Rocky & crew.
Little Sams Garage: John, Sam, Ben et al.
Spare parts from Makin & Luby.
DW pump, AVO bits, Company23 tools etc. from Tuspeed.
BC Coilover parts from JustJap.
Best of J via ImportMonster.com.au, JesseStreeter.com
Accs from Garage88.
Exhaust installs by:
Exhaust World (dump/bung) North Melbourne,
AES (muffler mods) Alphington, thanks Harry.


A big thanks to the forum for facilitating this project, a plan years in the preparation and a year in the making...
Most especially Mark, Bruce, Anthony, Owen, Jake, Lachie, Ric, Brian, Brandon, Jay, Mark, Mark, Mick, Adam, Ashley and interstate, Coyote, Kiks, Jackson, Simon, Dr20t, Taylor, dja, Micheal South, Michael May, Darron, Rome, WRXClub, Rexnet, RSLib, OzFoz, & internationally LegacyGT, Nasioc, IWSTi, LegacySG et al: indeed any anyone that makes a positive contribution: we all benefit.
For all your efforts, example, encouragements, inspiration, advice, tolerance and most of all, friendship: thanks! :D


I always like to say, the best is yet to come!
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Re: VIP GT-BBB

Postby Boostaddict » Sun Feb 24, 2013 9:38 pm

That is yummy!!

What are they???

## edit... Posted this before you posted all of the info!!

Fecking nice BBB....!!! Love it!!

Needs a little more low!! IMO
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Not a Subaru...... Something MUCH better

NOPE..... That's shit too. Bus anyone??
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Re: VIP GT-BBB

Postby bigBADbenny » Sun Feb 24, 2013 9:47 pm

Cheers! Details above, perhaps the only set in AU :shock:
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Re: VIP GT-BBB

Postby paggaz » Sun Feb 24, 2013 9:52 pm

About time you started a build thread bBb ;)

So much shiny! Needs more pics!
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Re: VIP GT-BBB

Postby Corsair » Sun Feb 24, 2013 9:54 pm

Awesome! You finally did a Post Your Mods thread! Now please be retrospective and show all the stuff you did leading up to this photo. :D
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Re: VIP GT-BBB

Postby bigBADbenny » Sun Feb 24, 2013 10:07 pm

Its all stashed up on another forum: preparation 8)
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Re: VIP GT-BBB

Postby jacks-GTB » Sun Feb 24, 2013 10:42 pm

hmmmm :) very nice BBB
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Re: VIP GT-BBB

Postby bigBADbenny » Sun Feb 24, 2013 10:48 pm

Still lovin the Cobb STS and thanks for the inspiration BIG time! :D
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Re: VIP GT-BBB

Postby seanmau5 » Sun Feb 24, 2013 11:04 pm

Close up of that brembo bling please!
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Re: VIP GT-BBB

Postby bates91 » Sun Feb 24, 2013 11:09 pm

damnn nice wheels, very unique! whered you get them from?
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Re: VIP GT-BBB

Postby bigBADbenny » Sun Feb 24, 2013 11:22 pm

Mark helped me out via import monster - his advice was spot on :)
I was after a sporty wagon/limo, my lovely wife wanted black on black and silver rims.
:idea: junction produce C2001 style X Prova = VIP GT-BBB :idea:
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Re: VIP GT-BBB

Postby jslayz » Mon Feb 25, 2013 1:14 am

looks very tidy!
Welll done BBB

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Re: VIP GT-BBB

Postby bigBADbenny » Mon Feb 25, 2013 1:19 am

Thanks to all the inspiration from WA :D
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Re: VIP GT-BBB

Postby blacktop™ » Mon Feb 25, 2013 3:54 am

Awesome work Benny!

I remember when those RS+M's popped up in great buys thread, god it was tempting!

They look amazing and perfect specs too.
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