So had the last week off collage so I’ve finally been able to get some wrench time in on the E30, first thing in was a new hydro from obp and a brake bias adjuster. Really nice quality to them. As the Eagle eyed of you may spot in the back ground, yes we moved […]
So as you can see I had a productive weekend, managed to get the engine and gearbox in which is great. No you eyes are not playing tricks on you that is a v8! M62b44tu. 4.4 litre v8 with vanos. Can’t wait to hear her running! Now that I know both engine and gearbox will […]
so it has been along time coming this post, with starting back in collage for my 2nd year the whole build blog slightly got put on the back burner, im back n ow though and you’ll be pleased to read that finally got the car painted the week before collage. The cage was done in […]
Any body who follows me on Instagram/Facebook will know that ive actually the car painted and parts being fitted, so i am behind on my posts due to my return to collage and life in general but il be catching up over the next few days hopefully. start of with some sheet metal in this […]
Ok so its sunday morning and time for a quick update, Next item on the list was to put in some support bars for the rear subframe and differential. I wanted to tie in the subframe mounting points into the cage for added strength same idea that i carried over from the Behan Motorsport E30 […]
Finished my first year in collage exams over and done with and im glad to say passed everythink so happy days! With my free time i can now get back into the garage and start to make some progress on the dirty30 build. So today i got the roof bars cut and all fitted up. […]
Right so me and a good friend of mine mikey b, decided last year that we would build our own slider seen as we had this e30 316 shell going spare thats we did. First on the job was to strip it down get ready for caging. . so out with interior seats, carpet, sound deadning […]
Updates are slow on this at the moment because i’m flat out studying for my end of year exams. As many of yeah know I went back to collage to study Mechanical Engineering in GMIT. Its been a massive change going back to collage for me as a mature student, the level you have to […]
Ok so was a busy summer this year, moved house workshop and started back to collage to study Mechanical Engineering but before any of that could happen i had this beauty of a build to do. Brendan from Behan Motorsport brought up his old daily E30 for me to build into a vary competitive shell, […]
I’ve always enjoyed the truth and reality of the saying ” the right tool for the job” and the more you work,learn and build the more this Cry’s out too you. Now we can always redneck it or as the yanks say pull a macgyver and make something work or find a solution when we […]
Here at custom contours we can also carry out extensive repairs to bikes, trikes, choppers, mopeds and scooters. which include dent removal from tanks and fairings, plastic welding to cracks and breaks, paint restoration. we can also provide a custom paint service for full resprays to parts and frames! This ZX6rR had been dropped on […]
This KE70 is a hard find on the shores of ireland. it arrived at our doors one monday morning. .start the tare down. The car its self was in good condition, the owner jason had already flared the rear arches and then we took over, We fitted fiberglass flared front wings and custom moulded […]
The lads at Honda Heaven came back to us the following summer with there next venture. . A Honda CRX which they can use to compete and promote there specialist honda breakers, the shell went origanially over to cunningham motorsport to have the multipointcage fitted, once back at our shop it was our turn. first […]
Liam Hession came to us with his 600 horses PS13. As every one in motorsport knows after many many days on and off the track the car can have a hard life. especially the inside cabin. anythink from dirt, grime grease and leftover tyre shreds. Liam once came home with the soul off his […]
This 70’s VW Bettle arrived to us as a DIY project. So it was up to use to finish the bodywork and get her painted. . We always love helping people out with the finale steps of there projects because you really get a sense of the car and what it means to there owners! […]
Everything and anything that we have put our touch on to date . . . Brake servo eg civic skim off fillers 😉 toolboxlid selection of civic parts can you quess what? boot install fabricated and painted in house vintage tractor seat
Here at Custom Contours we understand that how ever good your car looks or runs if its not sittin right on a nice set of rims it just aint good enough. . so we specialize in complete wheel refurbishments. From polishing lips to hand painting and custom lettering. so you can get that colour that no […]
Well it all started when Chris came to us with the idea about building his 98 civic and turning it into a show car. . he wanted the outside as subtle as possible and the bay as mental as can be! This is what follows! First on the list was to fit the lsd style […]
This rocker cover was done for a vary special SR20 power Toyota Altezza!
Here is a selection of Honda Rocker Covers that have been painted for customers! hope you like. . This is how they arrive . . And this how they leave 😉 . . .
When Mikes E30 came in, it was in pretty poor shape. Mike knew exactly what he wanted it to be, but that’s as far it went. Some panels were dented, some missing! The exterior of the car was in need of a complete overhaul. This was never going to be a “paint it and sell […]
Welcome fellow petrol heads. . my names Ashley Croghan and this is my blog. Its a place i like to share my love for cars and the work i do and anythink else cool i get up too. thanks for following and please feel free to write or contact me Enjoy!!
We’ll be updating this soon, so keep an eye out for new stuff. 2x BMW E30 Drifters