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siffonen
"******" (1998 Saab 9-5 )

Specifications

Mileage
110k and counting

Engine
B235 with Wössner forged pistons
Garrett GT3071R .86
630cc Injector
Maptun Individual stage
T5 camshafts
Forge bypass valve
Custom air intake

Exhaust
BSR 3" dp + 2.5" Cat-back

Fuel System
Walbro 255 LPH Fuel Pump

Suspension
D2-Coilover kit

Wheels/Tires/Brakes
Zero ZE05 Black 19"
235/35/19 Falken FK452
National Performance grooved front discs
02 Aero 300mm Ventilated rear dics

Interior
Stock except boost gauge

Exterior
Realcar 02-> front bumper
Clear side indicators
Black emblems
Body trims painted to bodycolor

In Car Entertainment
- Alpine CDA-117Ri
- Alpine PXA-H100
- Rainbow SAX 265.20
- Pioneer ts-a6911
- Pioneer ts-w3004spl
- Carpower d-rex D-Rex/1202 + Carpower hpb-1002

Output
365whp & 465nm

 

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Congrats! Beautiful car, obviously lots of customization put into it. :)
 

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Looks very nice! cant wait to see the rest of the body done!
 

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Interview

How long have you owned this car?
- Since 2005
Is there anything unique about the history of this car?
- No that that i know
Why did you choose this car to purchase?
- It was the best looking in dealerships, and after a short test drive a made the deal
What other cars did you consider?
- VW Passat with v6 and 4wd
What was your objective with this car?
- To make it unique
What tuning style would you describe this car as?
- Hard to say, maybe a mix of german and jdm style
Who helped you build this car?
- My father, and especially Maptun Finland, who tuned the engine
What makes your car special?
- There is no many 9-5s that has some kind of aftermarket bodykit, especially here in Finland
What is your favorite part/feature/function?
- Definitely the engine, it delivers such a nice amount of power without being rough
Who or what inspired the direction of modifications on this car?
-Myself
What don't you like about this car?
- Right now, i dont like those sideskirts, but that is easily fixed, interior is also little bit boring because it is just grey
What was your biggest obstacle in building this car?
- Lack on money
How did you overcome the issue?
- Working harder
What would you change if you could?
- Lighter wheels and engine need a little bit more power
On a scale of 1 to 10, how satisfied are you with the outcome of this project?
- 8
What would you do to the car if money were no object?
-Make it as light as possible, and make it the fastest 9-5 in the world
Who has been your biggest critic of this project?
-Wife
What do your family and friends say about this car?
- They like it
What is your most memorable/humorous/embarrassing moment with this car?
- Most memorable moment was when i first took it to a spin with current setup
Has this car competed in any events? Results?
- No it hasnt, i`m planning participating on local speed run on airport
What is your favorite place to drive this car?
- On countryside road with nice bends and fast straights
What is your ideal day with this car?
- Sunny day on a nice road to drive
Who gets to drive this car?
- Me
If you had to name your car, what would you name it?
- ******
What was your previous project?
- VW Passat
What is your next project?
- Hopefully a brand new saab 9-3
What one word best describes your car?
- Unique
Anything else you'd like to share?
-Nothing really
 

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nice car!!!

chris your slackin!! we still have mccrowley's OG900 on the front page, and us winner's still haven't gotten are damn icons!
 
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