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karlbop tinkers with a lupo...


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So! i thought it was about time i started posting on here instead of simply creeping... so ill start from the beginning.

bought the loop close to 3 years ago, in a sorry state, but all the beauty of "bought not built"

my apologies also for the mega long first post.

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so naturally i started into the cosmetic things before the mechanical... naturally the first thing was wheels, picked up a lovely set of bbs rms in fabulous condition for a steal, only problem being they are 7.5j and 8j.

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with the other whip and the mates 306

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I know what you may be thinking... wide enough right? no sir... the front arches were rolled and the rears rolled and pulled heavily, using alot of *ahem* isopon. and for some reason i beliveved camber was necessary...

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after all that fuss was over the obligatory polishing and waxing frenzy began...

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then came the boot building.. rashest job you will ever see from the few pictures...

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who said max power was dead?

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so then i hit my first show up...

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then came the new dishes, bringing the wheels to 8.5 and 9j

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and soon after a respray for them, dont have many photos as buggered my phone...

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then another local show, with a few bits done that i dont have build piks on...

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then off to the big one for us in N.I... Dubshed!

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yes i had a topknot get over it

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so there you have it, ill leave you with one last picture for the time being! stay tuned!!

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