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Thinking of building a SWB vintage race car.

I've got this old 67 912 that has a 2.0 Six engine in it. I'm very seriously considering building a vintage race car out of it.

Can anyone here share some thoughts, experience on a good setup for both suspension and engine ideas? ...will be a 2.0 and has to be single plug per class rules.

Mostly, I'm interested in how to set up the suspension on a swb car.

Thanks in advance for any info that can be shared.

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...must be a very guarded group that race these 2.0 SWB cars.
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Honestly most of the SWB cars I've seen are high dollar vintage builds and the guys racing them weren't turning wrenches or reading diy forums. You should look at the 2 liter cup series that just started in Europe. There was a Klubsport series on the east coast too, I think the 901 shop built some cars for it. Maybe someone on the Early S forum or Rennlist has more info.
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Honestly most of the SWB cars I've seen are high dollar vintage builds and the guys racing them weren't turning wrenches or reading diy forums. You should look at the 2 liter cup series that just started in Europe. There was a Klubsport series on the east coast too, I think the 901 shop built some cars for it. Maybe someone on the Early S forum or Rennlist has more info.


Thanks Cory. I’m most likely going to sell this SWB car and may build a 2.4 LWB racer. My local club doesn’t have a 2.0 class so I’d be lumped it with CP and be the underdog I think with a 2.0 Single plug just couldn’t hang with the “2.4” cars.

...or I may just keep racing the 914/6 GT
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