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Old 10-27-2003, 07:03 PM   #1
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Question Weight reduction...

Hi, I was wondering if anyone here knew any shops in California who deal with race prepping and fabrication. Mainly looking into building a track car and taking out anything in order to have a lightweight vehicle, mainly gutting the interior. I haven't decided on what car but I'm looking for a reputable shop that does this type of work. TIA.
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you should be able to strip your interior yourself
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Old 09-11-2004, 02:22 PM   #3
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well, if you buy the usual roadrace cars...miata, mustang, porsche(not my topic so i dont know of really what else) I'm sure its been done a bunch and probably info all over the web.
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It's not really that hard to gut the interior of the Z. Couple that with lightweight rims/tires/battery and you can practically do everything yourself.
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dyno bat

remove smog

remove windshield wiper reservior

etc etc
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Back from the dead. Who is good at making metal panels for the interior. I plan to rip my car apart before the next race event
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