Paul’s RS500

  • Up & Running

    Up & Running

    1st November 2019

    The Caltex RS500’s conversion from track car to historic racer is almost complete…

  • KEEPING COOL

    KEEPING COOL

    1st August 2019

    Paul ensures the RS500 won’t get hot under the collar when it takes the race track in anger in a few weeks time…

  • Handling Upgrades

    Handling Upgrades

    1st July 2019

    Paul pushes on with the race car conversion, this month finishing off the suspension and brakes, and connecting up the fuel tank too…

  • ENGINE IN

    ENGINE IN

    19th June 2019

    The race-ready YB finds its way into the RS500, and Paul promptly gets to work installing all the fuel, and oil lines, and the wiring loom too…

  • Fab time!

    Fab time!

    19th June 2019

    Paul’s been busing fabricating new parts for the RS500’s race-ready fuel system…

  • Group A upgrades

    Group A upgrades

    1st May 2019

    The ‘Caltex’ RS500’s conversion from track car to genuine racer continues as Paul swaps the front-end suspension over to authentic Group A kit…

  • MOUNT UP

    MOUNT UP

    26th February 2019

    Paul fabricates some solid engine mounts in readiness for the rebuild to begin…

  • Engine Out

    Engine Out

    26th January 2019

    The conversion from high-spec track car to fully fledged Historic racer continues as Paul removes the front suspension and engine ready for the race upgrades…

  • STRIPPING OFF

    STRIPPING OFF

    26th January 2019

    Paul gets down and dirty removing the RS500’s running gear ready for its new Group A race-spec upgrades…

  • RESIDENT RS500 RACER!

    RESIDENT RS500 RACER!

    26th December 2018

    Fast Ford welcomes long-standing friend of the mag, Paul Linfoot, to the Fast Fleet. And he brings his RS500 race car with him too!