Staff Blog

January 27, 2013

Status Profile #3

Name: Clive Littlechild

Location: England UK

Car: '96 Nissan Silvia s14 Kouki (was N/A SR20DE... Now V8).

Additional Info:

Spec - 


  • Stock M60B40 headers, slightly modified
  • Custom solid engine mounts
  • SR20DET Blitz air filter, CNC modified to suit the BMW intake
  • Custom exhaust, 3" straight through to apex 'jap can' backbox.
  • 6 speed BMW e39 M5 getrag gearbox
  • Stock e34 M60B40 Dual mass flywheel!
  • Stock M60B40 clutch!
  • Custom HEL braided clutch line
  • BMW clutch master cylinder married to Nissan pedal
  • Custom BMW E39 M5 to Nissan prop
  • Custom Solid gearbox mount
  • Welded UK S14 manual diff, solid mounted. 3.79 final drive


  • Driftworks Geomaster 2 hub knuckles all round
  • Driftworks CS2 coilovers
  • Z32 rods and ends
  • 5 stud hub conversion
  • superclarkey custom modified FLCA's, extended 20mm and braced, with new Prothane poly bushes and Moog balljoints pressed in.
  • *Driftworks R34 tension rods modified to fit (to allow for extra clearance on lock.)
  • No ARBs front or rear
  • Driftworks Solid rear subframe bushes
  • Driftworks rear tension rods
  • Driftworks rear tie rods
  • Driftworks camber arms
  • Poly bushed rack
  • Drfitworks Offset rack spacers


  • welded in 6 point cage with double door bars, X rear + harness bar
  • rear stripped
  • white dials (only fuel gauge works! ha)
  • Bucket seat drivers side on Driftworks superlow side mount rail.
  • R32 GTR passenger seat
  • K-Sport driver and passenger 6 point Harnesses
  • 320mm OMP steering wheel
  • Nardi JDM boss
  • snap-off boss
  • flocked dash
  • SPA Design water temp gauge


  • Factory Kuro black
  • Genuine Nissan JDM Kouki spoiler
  • Genuine Nissan JDM Kouki front bumper
  • Kouki fogs
  • Kouki clear bumper lights
  • Genuine Trust/G-reddy Gracer front lip (ABS plastic )
  • JDM Kouki Silvia wings (no side repeaters from factory)
  • Genuine Trust/G-reddy Gracer skirts
  • Genuine Trust/G-reddy Gracer spats
  • Genuine Nissan Navan rear bumper (flowed better with the gracer aero)
  • Non rear wiper glass from factory
  • Rear and rear quarter tinted windows
  • JDM kouki electric folding in mirrors


  • Front: R33 GTR V-Spec Brembo's. Plain Brembo disc's and DS2500 pads. goodridge braided hoses.
  • Rear: Skyline R33 GTS-T brake set up, plain Brembo disc's cheap pads and new R33 handbrake cables. HEL braided hoses
  • Spin turn off handbrake button
  • Compbrake hydro with driftworks braided hoses.
  • *Front; Matte Bronze Rota Grid Drifts, 17x9J ET25 + 20mm spacers (effective offset of ET+5) 235/40 R17 Federal RSR
  • Rear; Matte Bronze Rota Grid Drifts, 18x10J ET15 225/40 R18

Credits - Original pictures by David Cooper

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January 16, 2013

Status Profile #2

Name: Jordan Summers

Location: Scotland UK

Bike: 2012 Matte Black United Mothership 21"

Additional Info: Photographer @ Status Error


Spec - 



  • Odyssey Hazard Lite rim 36H Chrome
  • Odyssey Vandero Hub
  • Odyssey Path Tyre
  • Primo Spokes & Nipples


  • Odyssey Hazard Lite rim 36H Chrome
  • Odyssey Hazard Lite Cassette Hub
  • Odyssey Path Tyre & Nipples
  • Primo Spokes & Nipples


  • Primo Hollowbite Cranks 175 (Titanium axle)
  • Primo Bottom Bracket
  • Standard Byke Co 27T Sprocket 
  • KMC Chain
  • Odyssey 10T Sprocket 
  • Odyssey Jim Cielincki Pedals


  • McNeil Blazer Forks 
  • Federal Chode Bars
  • Duo Pivotal Seat Post 
  • Shadow Conspiracy Pivotal Penumbra Sher Seat
  • FBM Royal Crown Stem
  • Odyssey Pegs
  • Matt Beringer Signature Grips

    Credits - Original pictures by Jordan Summers

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    January 13, 2013

    Status Profile #1

    Name: Marc Smith

    Location: Scotland UK

    Car: '95 NA-TT SZ-R 5speed with LSD.

    Additional Info:

    Spec - 


    • Full twin turbo 2JZ GTE conversion,
    • RPS stage2 puck clutch,
    • SARD BOV,
    • APEXI filter,
    • FMIC,
    • NurSpec RX exhaust,
    • Second decat.


    • BC Adjustable Coilovers
    • Grooved front disks.
    • Arches fully rolled all round/ slight pull up front.
    • Workmeister S1 3pc gloss black centers/polished lip
    • 18 x 9.5 +24 fronts (245/40/18) Falken 452s. 
    • 18 x 11 +22 rears (265/35/18) Falken 452's


    • Full Transcal retrim in chille red,
    • Gloss black sprayed dash panels,
    • Clarion touch screen double-din,
    • Carpets dyed black.


    • Facelift headlights
    • 6k HID kit
    • Facelift rear lights
    • De-wipered/aerialed/spoilered
    • Blitz sideskirts
    • RMM front lip
    • Carbon diffuser
    • carbon boot lip

    Credits - Original pictures by Marc Smith

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