Category Archives: ProjectE30

VIDEO: WTF is double-clutching, and why do you do it?

So if there’s one question I get asked a lot about on my YouTube channel, it’s “WTF are you doing with the pedals?”

(Yes, I’m ignoring all the other questions that are very rude, obviously)

Mostly, I have to say, I’m double-clutching. To your Grandad and maybe even (depending on your age and his trade) your Dad, double-clutching was the norm. You used the clutch once to get out of gear and ‘in’ to neutral. Then again to get out of neutral and into the next gear. It sounds a lot longer than it takes.

But Engineering Explained have gone ahead and made this great video which explains what it is: Continue reading VIDEO: WTF is double-clutching, and why do you do it?

Hello, Oslo. It’s been too long.

After nearly 10 years away, I’ve finally made the trip back to Norway’s capital city; Oslo.

Why am I here? Well, I’m just following my Project E30…

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BMW Frenzy (Project E30, Old Timer GP, Luke’s E92, etc…)

Like Harry Potter living under the stairs , the project E30 has been neglected of late. Abandoned for months outside MatechSports due to lack of garage space, a conversation with #underdog N24 crewchief Kjetil and helper Erik was the impetus I needed to get the little 318is back on the road.

Continue reading BMW Frenzy (Project E30, Old Timer GP, Luke’s E92, etc…)