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Category Archives: SupraPod 2012
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Please check out the website and feel free to run a quotation through, you should be pleasantly surprised by how easy to use the website is and also the competitive pricing of our track day insurance cover. Continue reading
Following on from SupraPod 2012, co hosted by Sky Insurance and Mkiv Supra.net, we’d like to introduce the ‘fastest Supra of the day’. This Supra is owned by Mkiv Supra club member Amir, aka DARETT. If you haven’t seen our SupraPod Official Film, you can view it here, Amir’s Supra appears at around 1.57 minutes on the film. Photos and spec list as follows, check out the performance figures at the bottom! Photos from the MKIV Supra Club website. Engine Specifications: Titan 3.4 Stroker Kit Titan Billet Mains New OEM Block Titan Cam gears Titan SFI Crank Pulley Titan Billet Timing belt CNC Tensioner Custom Cody Phillips Oil sump with increased capacity Custom C.Phillips Oilway modifications to the block Custom … Continue reading
SupraPod 2012 – Stephen Brooks Films from Sky Insurance on Vimeo. SupraPod 2012 – Stephen Brooks Films Sky Insurance proudly presents this film made by the legendary Stephen Brooks from the recent event ‘SupraPod 2012′ held at Santa Pod – co-hosted by Sky Insurance & the MkIV Supra Owners Club. Don’t forget to ‘Like’ us on Facebook so you can see more content like this!
Video from SupraPod 2012 Severn Valley Motorsport Skyline R35 GTR at Sky Insurance’s Suprapod
A selection of photos from SupraPod 2012. As mentioned in our review, SupraPod 2012 was a brilliant event for co-hosts Sky Insurance and the Mkiv Supra Owners Club. We have picked out a selection of photos which show you just a glimpse of some of the action and cars at this year’s event. The photos appear above and you can either just sit back and watch or scroll through them at your leisure.. Enjoy! Please keep checking back for our official Supra Pod 2012 film and please don’t’ forget to ‘Like’ us on Facebook so you can see more of our updates! Photos in slideshow by Jae Pearse Photography Photo below by Steinhardt. SupraPod 2012 – brought to you by … Continue reading
SupraPod 2012 co-hosted by Mkiv Supra Club & Sky Insurance – review written by Ollie Frost, Sky Insurance. What a fantastic day it was. Please read on for a summary of the event, much more to follow in due course! Like everyone else attending SupraPod 2012, we had spent the last few days glued to weather reports, it didn’t look good so it was a great feeling waking up to a blue sky and sunshine on Saturday morning. Arriving at Santa Pod we were greeted by friendly Mkiv Supra Club volunteer organisers who collected our entry passes and assigned us paperwork for the drifting and drag racing. Santa Pod quickly filled up, a convoy from South Mimms M25 services had … Continue reading
Here’s a little clip from Saturday’s SupraPod – great day – we loved it. Write up of the event and photos to follow.
Stephen Brooks has been confirmed to film the SupraPod event this weekend. We are very excited to have him involved and look forward to viewing the result. If you have not seen one of Stephen’s films, have a look at his film from last year’s Awesomefest. AWESOMEFEST 2011 : THE FILM from Stephen Brooks FILMS on Vimeo. Look forward to seeing you all at SantaPod tomorrow!
Severn Valley Motorsport will be at SupraPod – one of their customers, Simon will be driving his Nissan R35 GTR SVM Engine spec: 3.8 High revving Engine Heads ported and polished with larger valves Custom High lift cams Greedy intake manifold with 70mm throttle body’s Uprated Crack damper Custom exhaust manifolds for GTX3076 turbos and external waste gates custom made intercooler Race alloy rad Engine breather system Gearbox spec: Uprated PPG 1st gear SVM race spec clutches and baskets SVM tran’s cooler OS Giken rear diff GTC billet gearbox high capacity oil pan Upgraded 4WD gear lock system Suspension spec: KW coil overs Eibach anti rolls Brakes spec: Dixcel
Laura Hinks has also been confirmed attending SupraPod in ten days time. You can read an excellent article all about Laura’s recent British Drift Championship’s experience on the Sky Insurance Blog. The event is being held on July 7th at SantaPod. Drifting and Drag racing spaces are are still available to purchase via mkivsupra.net
Phil Morrison will be attending SupraPod in the Driftworks S15. Phil will be drifting, of course, but will also be running the S15 down the quarter mile strip. It will be interesting to see how a Supra engined Nissan performs against, well, some Supras! A couple of YouTube clips of Phil Morrison to keep you entertained until SupraPod – tickets still available from mkivsupra.net
We asked for some big BHP cars, and that is exactly what we got!! John Hanton’s 1000+BHP Severn Valley MotorSport (http://severnvalleymotorsport.co.uk) Nissan GTR R35 Nissan GTR R35 Specs 3.8 Blue Printed High Revving Engine Increased Rod Length Custom Piston Height New Piston Rings 2nd Key Way Cut in Crank Greddy Head Gaskets Nissan General Gasket Set Nissan Bearing Set ATi Crank Damper Pulley Fully Balanced Bottom End AMS A/C Delete Pulley Ported & Polished Heads 280′ Camshafts Ferrara Titanium Valve Springs Ported Centre Valley NGK Racing Spark Plugs SVM Radiator SVM Bar & Plate Intercooler inc 80mm Pipe Work SVM Breather System AMS 4 Bar Map Sensor AMS Alpha 12 Turbo Kit GTC 102mm Titan Exhaust System SVM Fuel System … Continue reading