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THE ESSENTIALS:
Owner: Eric O’Sullivan
Location: Dublin, Ireland
Vehicle: 1988 Toyota Corolla GT-S


ENGINE
Honda 2.0L F20C inline-4

Engine MODIFICATIONS
ITG Induction system
Mishimoto Radiator
Custom engine and transmission mounts
Custom exhaust manifold and 2.5 inch system
Custom 20 liter fuel cell
Bosch fuel pump
Custom fuel lines
Engine Management
Mectronik ECU with custom wiring and mapping by Angelworks Technologies.

DRIVELINE
Stock S2000 transmission
Exedy Hyper single clutch/flywheel combo
Custom Prop shaft
Toyota 7.25 inch welded LSD

SUSPENSION
KYB AGX dampers
Ground Control coilover conversion
T3 front camber plates
Ueo style front tension rods and lower arms
Battle Version steering lock kit
T3 custom steering tie rods
Modified front cross member to accept F20 motor
T3 rear 4 links and panhard rod.
White line traction brackets

BRAKES
EBC grooved front discs
Ferodo pads
Hydraulic e-brake
Custom braided brake lines throughout

WHEELS & TIRES
Image wheels UK 16x9 -40mm rear, 16x7.5 -25mm front
195/45/16 front and 225/45/16 rear Hankook K105 Ventus Prime

BODYWORK
Fully seam welded with ten point cage
Custom transmission tunnel
BN sports Aero kit
Mercury R diffuser
Danco Irl fiber glass rear hatch and doors
Jubride rear spoiler
Carbon Culture Bonnet and mirrors
CBY over fenders
Crystal tail lamps custom tinted
Lexan windows with original windscreen

INTERIOR
Modified stock dash with custom carbon switch panel and gauge cluster
Momo seats and 4 point harness
Dry cell battery with internal/external cut off
Sparco wheel, S2000 shifter knob

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