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by Lankan
Tue May 26, 2020 11:08 pm
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Hello - new owner of Exige S RGB #138 checking in
Replies: 18
Views: 1480

Re: Hello - new owner of Exige S RGB #138 checking in

Alfa SZ. Wow. Just wow. Indeed, that is one "love it" or "hate it" type of car, so good to see that it is appreciated - Alfa's first CAD-designed model, which was as rough as hell but one that was packed full of character. That Busso engine was a real masterpiece. See , no one t...
by Lankan
Tue May 26, 2020 10:43 pm
Forum: Owners Cars
Topic: Exige S RGB #138 - a journey towards perfection, well hopefully
Replies: 95
Views: 7255

Re: Exige S RGB #138 - a journey towards perfection, well hopefully

Does your Exige have the OEM Lotus LSD or an aftermarket unit? If so, what type is it?

Torsen types don't have a set lock %, which is why they are unobtrusive.
by Lankan
Tue May 26, 2020 10:36 pm
Forum: Owners Cars
Topic: Exige S RGB #138 - a journey towards perfection, well hopefully
Replies: 95
Views: 7255

Re: Exige S RGB #138 - a journey towards perfection, well hopefully

Night and day with the resto. Would be curious to note the difference between the OEM diff and the Quaife diff The Quaife is an active torque biasing (or torque-sensing) LSD, which I already have installed on another car. It helps prevent the inside wheel, or the wheel that has lost traction, from ...
by Lankan
Tue May 26, 2020 10:13 pm
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Hello - new owner of Exige S RGB #138 checking in
Replies: 18
Views: 1480

Re: Hello - new owner of Exige S RGB #138 checking in

Alfa SZ. Wow. Just wow. Indeed, that is one "love it" or "hate it" type of car, so good to see that it is appreciated - Alfa's first CAD-designed model, which was as rough as hell but one that was packed full of character. That Busso engine was a real masterpiece. Welcome!!! And...
by Lankan
Tue May 26, 2020 8:19 pm
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Hello - new owner of Exige S RGB #138 checking in
Replies: 18
Views: 1480

Re: Hello - new owner of Exige S RGB #138 checking in

Thank you all for being so welcoming. The following thread should set the context as to my background in cars and what switches me on with regards to cars, and what I look for - I am sure the Exige S2 will be right up there: https://forums.seloc.org/viewthread.php?tid=468292 I have started to docume...
by Lankan
Tue May 26, 2020 8:17 pm
Forum: Owners Cars
Topic: Exige S RGB #138 - a journey towards perfection, well hopefully
Replies: 95
Views: 7255

Exige S RGB #138 - a journey towards perfection, well hopefully

Per my earlier thread introducing myself and RGB #138 that I am now looking to take delivery from Jon Seal in the next few weeks, here are some more details about the car. At present #138 is having some TLC and having some upgrades that it should have had before leaving the factory. Below is a break...
by Lankan
Tue May 26, 2020 5:39 pm
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Hello - new owner of Exige S RGB #138 checking in
Replies: 18
Views: 1480

Re: Hello - new owner of Exige S RGB #138 checking in

tim_marra wrote: Tue May 26, 2020 5:13 pm Stunning car, congrats. Where are you based?
Thank you - yes, very happy so far, even though I haven't seen #138 in the flesh as yet!

I am based in Hillingdon, Middlesex, close to the Middlesex/Buckinghamshire border.
by Lankan
Tue May 26, 2020 3:41 pm
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Hello - new owner of Exige S RGB #138 checking in
Replies: 18
Views: 1480

Hello - new owner of Exige S RGB #138 checking in

Hi All, Just thought I would introduce myself, and say 'Hi'. Would love to connect, and possibly meet up, with other owners, especially RGB owners.. Since getting the itch to try out a Lotus (in 2015) I have been lurking on SELOC, but the lockdown imposed by this dreaded COVID-19 situation gave me t...