Ernest Simpson Profile – Drifting

NAME: ERNEST SURNAME: SIMPSON NICKNAME: SMOKING SIMPSON

BIRTHPLACE: Jhb  1011118_467045723399374_1210601354_n

CHARIOT: Nissan Silvia S13

SPONSORS: Max My Ride  / Kenda Tyres / Nigel Motor Spares / Frix

DRIFTING: 7 Years

ACHIEVEMENTS:  25 drift trophies, 2 years full attendance at The Rock
2 National championships. Many many smiles.

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LIKES Whenever I am in my drift car.
DISLIKES When it rains and I am not at the track to play.

MORE ABOUT MY CHARIOT:

What was done to the cylinder head? Stock
What valves are used & how many? stock 24
What conrods are used? stock
What pistons are used? stock
What cams are used? stock
What is the compression ratio? stock
What supercharger / turbo is used? T66
What kind of charge cooling is used? 600mm x 300mm x 100mmm intercooler
What wastegate is used? Turbosmart
What dumpvalve is used? turbosmart
What boost is the car using? good question
What fuels are used? 102 avgas
What fuel management system is used? Dicktator
What size injectors and how many? 6x precision 1000cc
At what RPM is the peak power output? 5900
Manifold stock
Exhaust 100mm

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Transmission
What gearbox is being used? Nissan 370z
What clutch is used? quarter master twin pack
What diff is used with what ratio? stock 4:3
What sideshafts are used? stock
Have you ever won any competitions? yes
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Wheels & Suspension
What make and size wheels? 17″ & 18″
What make and size tyres? 235-45-17
What suspension is used? Tein super Drift
What shocks are used?
What braking system is used? stock
Any other things of interest?
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Exterior
What bodykit is fitted? Japanese one.
What does the kit consist of? front, back, side and rear upper window.
Where was it made / fitted? Japan and SA
Interior
Who made/fitted the rollcage? Bought car with bolt in cage
What steering wheel? Momo
What pedals? stock
What shifter/gearknob is used? Momo
What seats are used? Cobra
What gauges are fitted? Various