Category Archives: 2GN Rally Prep

The All Motor Build Report

When we last posted (The 2GN SOHC 2.0l Group 2 All Motor Build), the plan was a pile of parts on a shelf and some boxes had just started to arrive from Modern Performance. Our donor block had been cleaned … Continue reading

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The 2GN SOHC 2.0l Group 2 All Motor Build

Originally my plan was to jump up to the 2.4 turbo SRT-4. Throw some heavy horsepower into the 2GN and start winning rallies. Let’s break this down a little bit: It’s all about the competition: Open 2WD or Group 5 … Continue reading

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A little too ambitious: Switch Panel Redo

This project started out simple enough: Change out the unlabeled panel switches and finish all the little wiring for the 2GN. I ordered new toggles and dual color (red and green) LED’s. After mapping it out I had 3 more switches … Continue reading

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GoPro Hero3 + Mic-In = Easy Co-Driver Audio!

Finally GoPro! No tiny pin iPod connector, no 5v pre-amp, no crippled downgraded firmware, just the mic-in cable and an easy off the shelf adapter from the Peltor. The adapter was super easy to make, but I have these kind … Continue reading

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Just about ready for the reveal

Light bar on, tow hook installed, hood pins in. Should I wait for vinyl and rims before posting pics?

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this connection seems important…

bolt walked right out of lower engine mount

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Sneak peek number two!

Car is back from Danny’s Auto, looking great, and ready for a Prescott prep weekend!

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Sneak peek!

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Out for paint and vinyl!

The new rallynotes.com rally car is out at Danny’s Auto Painting in Long Beach. We’re finally applying the paint scheme as seen on the main image I designed over a year ago. Sneak peeks will probably be sent out on … Continue reading

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The Prescott Rally 2011

The Prescott Rally in Arizona is a fantastic event. The roads, the volunteers, the organizers, and the stages are awesome. This year the organizers gave us the opportunity to test out our new rally car on the stages by running … Continue reading

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