Mats Strandberg (SWE)

Please post a pic of yourself or your car tell us about yourself and let us know where you are from.
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Post by Mats » Tue Dec 14, 2004 2:11 pm

Hi Guys!

Not new but as everyone, new to this forum. Anyway, a little introduction...

Live in Sweden, contractor working the massive automotive market in west Sweden. hehe...

At the moment I own 1½ Alfas, A GTV (Alfetta) 2000 -77 and a stripped 75 body.

The GTV...
Bought it as it is now, well I added the seat and tweaked the steering wheel position plus added some lenght to the gear lever to get a good driving position.
Can't really take credit for the build but it is top-notch, all the good stuff. The only thing missing is a matching heart, don't get me wrong the engine is very strong... for a standard engine.

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[url=At the moment I own 1½ Alfas, A GTV (Alfetta) 2000 -77 and a stripped 75 body.

http://onemanracing.no-ip.org/alfapower ... varvet.wmv]This is a link to a video of a lap around Kinnekulle Ring in Sweden filmed inside the GTV[/url] [4.8Mb]

The 75 Body is in hibernation, future project. (now SOLD)


The 75 T (SOLD) was the streetcar. Never used it so I sold it.

In the sun:
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In the setting sun:
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Trying a set of white 17" (Tyres too large obviously):
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Snuggling with my Delta Integrale (now sold):
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Hang on, whats this?
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mmm, sweet:
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As they say, stay tuned... :twisted:


Well, thats it for now. Feel free to ask questions even though I might not be able to (or want to) answer them. :wink:
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Post by SydneyJules » Sun Dec 19, 2004 3:52 pm

Mats- when you gonna get some Svenska HP into that thing?!

She looks very nice!
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Post by Mats » Mon Dec 20, 2004 1:32 am

Thanks! Needs a lot of money too build a new engine you know...

Brattoni?
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Post by SydneyJules » Mon Dec 20, 2004 1:59 am

Yep!

Honestly- it's very nice!

Looks well poised in the turn!
Fixing it bit by bit....
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Post by Mats » Fri Dec 24, 2004 6:23 am

Merry Christmas Dudes!!

Family dinner now, gotta go. :D
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Post by Mats » Thu Apr 28, 2005 12:41 pm

mmmm, holy... [insert drooling Homer sound here]

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Post by Mats » Sat Apr 30, 2005 9:45 am

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Checking the portmatching and trying the new yellow cam cover screws. Do they look ok? I think so.
Ports in the intake needs a bit more work though.
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Post by Mats » Sat May 14, 2005 8:35 am

Mounted a "fourth pedal" today, must be able to sit still...

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Turned out very nice I think.
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Post by Mats » Sun May 15, 2005 3:34 am

Took me some time off today, gotta take the opportunity as the weather is nice. :D

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VERY narrow, twisty road up there and just a couple of hundred meters from my apartment. I need to go more often.
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Post by Zamani » Sun May 15, 2005 9:06 am

Looks nice. Is it close to the sea? Looks like a gantry crane in the background. Your place is a port city isn't it?
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Post by Mats » Sun May 15, 2005 11:55 am

Pretty close, yeah. :D

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Robert finally took the Evo out today as well... :D
You might recognize the car...

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Post by Mats » Tue May 17, 2005 7:12 am

Wow, Evo pics have been up for almost two days and not even a single comment...

Are you guys losing your touch? :D
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Post by ALFA GTV6 GP » Tue May 17, 2005 9:10 am

Superb Cars Mats!
Where's the lower lip on the Evo?
Are those the rims it came out with as the Evo's I have seen had different rims?
Please post a under the hood pic and one of the instrument panel if you have one ?
Thanks John
Alfa 75 3.0 qv potenziata (Black)
Alfa GTV6 3.0 (Silver)
Alfa GTV6 GP 3.0 (Red)
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Alfa GTV6 SA 3.3 AHMotorsport (Grey) 226.3 Bhp atw
Alfa GTV6 3.0 (Dark Grey) 200+ Bhp atw
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Post by Mats » Tue May 17, 2005 12:52 pm

Well, he likes to use the car so the lip is KIA... ;)

The rims are custom painted Momos or something, nothing special. The original Evo rims are safely tucked away.

Something special you wanna see on the instrument panel?
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Post by ALFA GTV6 GP » Wed May 18, 2005 4:10 am

Mats please explain what the instrument panel has ie orange line , red line on the tacho (Tspark 5800/6200)I see he has added a boost gauge did it come with an Alfa one ?
The colour the instruments are orange?In Oz we got white which I think looks cooler than red/orange.(What was Alfa they trying to give a BMW feel ):roll:
What does the speedo read to in the Evo ?My TSpark and Potenziata read to 260 kp/h which I love but always thought was overkill in my Tspark! left over parts bin from the 3 litre I'm thinking!
Mats your 75 is beautiful have you considered putting the boot/trunk spoiler on from a Tspark or 3.0 ?
Thanks John
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Alfa GTV6 3.0 (Silver)
Alfa GTV6 GP 3.0 (Red)
Alfa GTV6 GP (Concourse)
Alfa GTV6 SA 3.3 AHMotorsport (Grey) 226.3 Bhp atw
Alfa GTV6 3.0 (Dark Grey) 200+ Bhp atw
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