10/15/2010

i kustoms

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a beakersblog.com visit-a-tion to see iain and kru at i kustoms yesterday with my mk twice which was booked in for a bonnet respray. iain was straight on it and had the bonnet off in no time

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iain then flattened out any high spots that he didn't like the look of

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iain in rubbing action shot

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iain cleared his state of the art booth of the i kustoms'd link pin notched and tubbed bay

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bonnet in suited up and etch primer laid on

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after the etch primer was baked and dry in the oven iain was on it with the bur-gandy

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first coat on and looking great already

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front done then iain painted the rear of the bonnet

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after another bake session in the i kustoms oven iain gave it a real quick buff and fluff

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hows that for deep and shiney the i kustoms way

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bamm done and dusted and back on my ride before lunch. awesome work by i kustoms iain but iain being the perfectionist he is he wasnt overly happy with the colour match so he's going to have a play with the paint and i'm back there next week for iain to do it again. wow thats going the extra mile and then some for which i am extremley greatfull

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iain then got to grips with sarahs bug which needed some mot work doing

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iain doing he thang while gordie off of volksworld magazine and sarah played with track rod ends up front

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iains type 3 notchback that he bought while working out in australia which now sports an i kustom'd narrowed front end

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iain also does other kustom work. here seen doing some i kustom kabinet work

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iains tricked out t5 works van. i kustoms are quite handy with the t5's, be sure to check the i kustoms blog to see others that have been though i kustoms plus some of the other mad stuff they've done.

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and the i kustoms t5 with a little shop choppin by me just for giggles, or could it be the future look ? watch this space.

i gotta say a most massive great big thankya to iain and the i kustoms kru for all their help yesterday and for looking after me so well. see yo again soon :-)

if you need any repair / paint work done then hit iain up from full on paint jobs to small blend ins to bonnet repaints to kabinet repairs iain and team have got it covered and as you will see on his blog its not just vw's its any make and be sure to say beaks sent ya. they come highly recommened

www.ikustoms.co.uk

http://ikustoms.skynetblogs.be/ 

and also like the i kustoms facebook page if your a f b'r

http://www.facebook.com/pages/iKUSTOMS/200645119607

 

10/14/2010

over at I Kustoms

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over at i kustoms today with the bur-gandy mk2 and iains making short work of it. more to come later

www.ikustoms.co.uk

http://ikustoms.skynetblogs.be/

i kustoms

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I Kustoms visit tomorrow for some bur-gandy paint lay'n. more to come ....

www.ikustoms.co.uk

http://ikustoms.skynetblogs.be/

 

10/13/2010

mk2 golf roof chop

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chop to the top. a very quick impression with some other mods can ya spot them ?

bmw 3 series touring

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oh to tha zim zimmer who got tha keys to da bim bimmer

10/12/2010

satin vw t5

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spotted this mad ass satin finished t5 today. not sure if its paint or a wrap but cool as either way

sumopower gt racing in pit stop action

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the sumopower gt racing team put on a pitstop demo at modifed live 2010.

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they had to change drivers and all 4 wheels in 30 sec or under

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and their off, two guys only changing all the wheels

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while the drivers peter drumbreck and warren hughes took care of swapping themselves

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even team principal james rumsey got involved seen in the red shirt steading the wheel

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and done first time 25.5. well under and a pleasure to watch

 

10/11/2010

more from modified live 2010

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more from modified live 2010 and some of the show vehicles. check that a air cooled bay

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there was a good turn out of vw brand ridez

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modified polo must have had big power judgin by nuff exhausts innit

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andy raw of amr fame was there representing the drag racers. it was strange seeing and hearing a drag car givin it the beans down the straight at snetterton

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cleaned punto rollin alfa on da rims

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euro estas

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have'nt seen one of these in long time

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looks like an audi but is a vauxhall/ opel

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many laryness of paint

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wasn't sure on this paint, is it clockwork bustin' out ?

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loads of big power motors there

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10/10/2010

modified live 2010

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i've been checking out some drifting today over at snetterton race circuit

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modified live covered a few bases with show cars drifting/ time attack/ drift taxis + lots more

more to follow

10/09/2010

rotiform bronze blq

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as seen over on the g-werks blog and also their facebook page. how bad ass would these be on my mk4. loose the blu and go bronze. ohh me likey like alota. and when you ring darren and the guys at g-werks to order your rotiforms be sure to mention beakersblog

www.rotiform.com

www.rotiform.co.uk