With Xmas less than a week away (and the new year following not long afterwards) I turn my attention back to this post made shortly after the turn of 2010 involving a certain silver Skyline. It was a rather whimsical entry detailing a list of things which needed to be done in order to gain “400PS+” in said vehicle, and the first steps taken down this path… of glory? destruction? Something like that.
Fast forward nearly twelve months, and the list now looks like this:
So contrary to all expectations at the time, 2010 ended up being the Year of the Banana instead.
One bitter irony: I fixed the Skyline’s alternator with parts from Japan, only to have it shit itself again in exactly the same manner as before. As a result I now plan to fit an alternator from a Subaru in protest. Screw you, Nissan.
But don’t worry, 2011 will more than likely become the Year of the Squid, if the (more…)