Image Please bare with us while we are carrying out some much needed maintenance to the forum. New look coming soon!

Altezza RS400, 1UZ-FE conversion

Once you've introduced yourself why not throw up a few pictures of your car or a project thread?
kieransgt
Noob!
Posts: 3
Joined: Wed Jun 13, 2012 8:24 pm
Location: Kerry, Ireland

Re: Altezza RS400, 1UZ-FE conversion

Postby kieransgt » Thu Jul 19, 2012 2:29 am

unreal project lad!
cant wait to see it finish, there be some smoke then
how come so many people going 1uz :lol: this has to be the first 1uz tezza going to be mental

here a link to a lad build a 1uz mercedes CIk and a 1jz mini serious fabricator
http://www.driftireland.com/forum/showt ... hp?t=29890
http://www.driftireland.com/forum/showt ... hp?t=27475

User avatar
Robin H
Southern England Rep
Posts: 2356
Joined: Sun Mar 18, 2007 10:23 pm
Location: Dorset
Contact:

Re: Altezza RS400, 1UZ-FE conversion

Postby Robin H » Thu Jul 19, 2012 11:22 am

Looking good Dean wouldn't mind coming over and having a look and chat would like to measure a few things whilst its all apart
Deals on Anodised Altezza parts.... cooling panels and battery bars..
Image

If you are a UK member and interested in club meets please sign up here:
viewtopic.php?f=6&t=7729


Please Support TezzaWorld
viewtopic.php?f=2&t=8309


Club stickers
viewtopic.php?f=16&t=8724

Blitz Turbo Altezza RS220
Image
I wish I had more time.....

User avatar
a2pen
Tezza Fanatic!
Posts: 308
Joined: Fri Aug 27, 2010 6:50 pm
Location: dorset uk

Re: Altezza RS400, 1UZ-FE conversion

Postby a2pen » Thu Jul 19, 2012 6:58 pm

It's not going to be apart for long robin :)
It's in Misterton at work at the moment, saturday morning would be ur best bet?

User avatar
tomo
Altezza Guru
Posts: 1127
Joined: Fri Jul 17, 2009 3:10 pm
Location: Poole, Dorset

Re: Altezza RS400, 1UZ-FE conversion

Postby tomo » Thu Jul 19, 2012 7:22 pm

Looking good, I will have to come and have a look when it's done, should be pretty cool.
Image

User avatar
Robin H
Southern England Rep
Posts: 2356
Joined: Sun Mar 18, 2007 10:23 pm
Location: Dorset
Contact:

Re: Altezza RS400, 1UZ-FE conversion

Postby Robin H » Fri Jul 20, 2012 3:53 pm

a2pen wrote:It's not going to be apart for long robin :)
It's in Misterton at work at the moment, saturday morning would be ur best bet?


:( can't make it

more the 3s-ge I'm interstd in
Deals on Anodised Altezza parts.... cooling panels and battery bars..
Image

If you are a UK member and interested in club meets please sign up here:
viewtopic.php?f=6&t=7729


Please Support TezzaWorld
viewtopic.php?f=2&t=8309


Club stickers
viewtopic.php?f=16&t=8724

Blitz Turbo Altezza RS220
Image
I wish I had more time.....

User avatar
a2pen
Tezza Fanatic!
Posts: 308
Joined: Fri Aug 27, 2010 6:50 pm
Location: dorset uk

Re: Altezza RS400, 1UZ-FE conversion

Postby a2pen » Fri Jul 20, 2012 7:20 pm

Oh. I'm in no rush to sell it but it is for sale at the right price tomo ;)

User avatar
tomo
Altezza Guru
Posts: 1127
Joined: Fri Jul 17, 2009 3:10 pm
Location: Poole, Dorset

Re: Altezza RS400, 1UZ-FE conversion

Postby tomo » Fri Jul 20, 2012 11:38 pm

When I come into the money I'll have it lol
Image

Soiled
Altezza Guru
Posts: 705
Joined: Sat Dec 11, 2010 3:35 pm

Re: Altezza RS400, 1UZ-FE conversion

Postby Soiled » Sat Jul 21, 2012 10:23 pm

Isn't the first, been plenty before.

A guy named Andy Booth races one in NZ, and theres one for sale on Trademe.co.nz at the moment.

http://www.trademe.co.nz/motors/used-ca ... 615630.htm

Awesomely fun engine though, sound great getting a V8 to rev like these things do!

User avatar
tomo
Altezza Guru
Posts: 1127
Joined: Fri Jul 17, 2009 3:10 pm
Location: Poole, Dorset

Re: Altezza RS400, 1UZ-FE conversion

Postby tomo » Sun Jul 22, 2012 9:32 am

kieransgt wrote:unreal project lad!
cant wait to see it finish, there be some smoke then
how come so many people going 1uz :lol: this has to be the first 1uz tezza going to be mental

here a link to a lad build a 1uz mercedes CIk and a 1jz mini serious fabricator
http://www.driftireland.com/forum/showt ... hp?t=29890
http://www.driftireland.com/forum/showt ... hp?t=27475


Yer been done a few times, company called Thor in the uk did one that was a feature in banzai mag. They sell the engine and g/box mounts.
Image

User avatar
a2pen
Tezza Fanatic!
Posts: 308
Joined: Fri Aug 27, 2010 6:50 pm
Location: dorset uk

Re: Altezza RS400, 1UZ-FE conversion

Postby a2pen » Mon Jul 23, 2012 7:56 pm

here you go twiglett

Image

User avatar
a2pen
Tezza Fanatic!
Posts: 308
Joined: Fri Aug 27, 2010 6:50 pm
Location: dorset uk

Re: Altezza RS400, 1UZ-FE conversion

Postby a2pen » Sat Jul 28, 2012 7:53 pm

What an awesome day all the pieces are starting to fit
Next Saturday completion looking promising, then iron out the weakest links

User avatar
Robin H
Southern England Rep
Posts: 2356
Joined: Sun Mar 18, 2007 10:23 pm
Location: Dorset
Contact:

Re: Altezza RS400, 1UZ-FE conversion

Postby Robin H » Tue Jul 31, 2012 8:42 pm

good stuff mate
Deals on Anodised Altezza parts.... cooling panels and battery bars..
Image

If you are a UK member and interested in club meets please sign up here:
viewtopic.php?f=6&t=7729


Please Support TezzaWorld
viewtopic.php?f=2&t=8309


Club stickers
viewtopic.php?f=16&t=8724

Blitz Turbo Altezza RS220
Image
I wish I had more time.....

User avatar
a2pen
Tezza Fanatic!
Posts: 308
Joined: Fri Aug 27, 2010 6:50 pm
Location: dorset uk

Re: Altezza RS400, 1UZ-FE conversion

Postby a2pen » Sun Aug 05, 2012 12:48 pm

Finished!!! it was an experiance still got to sort the weak links.
Been to first drift event too yesterday lots of smoke and a lot of surprised people
As soon as I get the time I will upload pics and vids

User avatar
ISred02
Altezza Guru
Posts: 553
Joined: Fri Sep 09, 2011 10:10 am
Location: Laois

Re: Altezza RS400, 1UZ-FE conversion

Postby ISred02 » Sun Aug 05, 2012 4:07 pm

Nice one lad,great to see some pics 8)
CF vortex generator,eurou eyelids,angle eyes with black headlights,17" gun grey gtr replica alloys,LEDs.
Mission: Supercharged!

User avatar
a2pen
Tezza Fanatic!
Posts: 308
Joined: Fri Aug 27, 2010 6:50 pm
Location: dorset uk

Re: Altezza RS400, 1UZ-FE conversion

Postby a2pen » Tue Aug 07, 2012 7:14 pm

pics!!!!

ImageImageImageImageImageImageImageImageImage


Return to “Member's Cars / Projects”

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 2 guests