This is the place for all the lunacy and crazy ideas from Bad Obsession Motorsport. We're a leading race and rally car preparation company specializing in projects that are just a little bit mad. Well, maybe a lot mad but you get the point. Follow our adventures with Project Binky, the quest to create a 2 litre, turbocharged, 4WD Austin Mini. We're building a mobile home from home car transporter in the Escargot, and we've built and raced the most entry level car we could get our hands on in Bargain Racement. Also, check out the in-car rally footage from our time in the 205 Challenge.

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  1. Datsun510zen

    To get in behind the dash again you'll need to fill out a 27B-6. Harry Tuttle... Heating engineer at your service.

  2. christian nash

    Do you guys have plans for the car stand/jig. I would love to mimic one for me and my brothers shop. I would also love to mimic the entire build I’m in the states so you wouldn’t have to worry about passing me on the streets.

  3. George Mortimer

    Ha! After 33 episodes I can nitpick. No air fed mask for the painter? And running a finger round the seam sealer on the skins, poor.

  4. Box Monster

    Episode 34 and still no vroom vroom noise

  5. Patrick Kennedy

    The lack of eye and respiratory protection 😬😬😬

  6. Furian76

    Never seen your channel before. But this has me hooked.

  7. jackie chen

    What is the anti rust spray your using? I own 80s toyotas so I need to know 🙃

  8. sehhi vooty

    Literally paused another video, going put kettle on and sit down for this half-hour of greatness. Edit: Can confirm it was greatness, cheers lads.

  9. richards projects

    Fantastic work , just keeps getting better , you guys should be proud 👏

  10. alan paisley

    mmm what can I say....great stuff

    1. alan paisley

      @sehhi vooty ???????????

    2. sehhi vooty

      Should be "A hose testing kit" Not an. Whatever though.

  11. Tyler Bentley

    I just found your channel at the weekend, binged watched the binky project thus far and thoroughly enjoyed the content as well as your style. Keep up the good work

  12. olympia019

    2WISTD Reference in there! Love it! The guys from MCM will be pleased.

  13. Shawn Markham

    Romani ite domum

  14. Siriax

    I hope this build has not been abandoned.

  15. john Weelands

    How long do we have to wait for next installment

    1. 1BigBen

      until its is done and cut together into a video by guys that have a full time jobs and are doing this project in a cold shed at weekends.

  16. dangerousandy

    That isn’t just engineering. It is art.

  17. Rapee Sirisinha

    I can't wait for wiring. #breathinbinkybreathoutbinky

  18. Mala 591

    It’s a lot more complicated than my Citroen 2cv wiring loom! ‘Keep it simple, keep it safe’ 😀

  19. overbuilt automotive

    heavy is good road hugging weight and the car will fell better being heavy

  20. Giovanni Testini

    Does anyone know where the carper is from? I want to fit out my defender?

    1. Flat4Buggy 2

      See the pinned comment.

  21. Michael Henriksen

    First time I kissed the woman who has now been my wife for 27 years was in a white Mini. The windscreen steamed up sufficiently that I could write her phone number on it and thanks to the crappy ventilation system it stayed until I got home to grab paper and pen.

  22. Don McIntyre

    love this show ,and these two !. can u hurry up with next video don New Zealand .

  23. Rock girl

    Literally paused another video, going put kettle on and sit down for this half-hour of greatness. Edit: Can confirm it was greatness, cheers lads.

  24. Kenneth Due

    excluding the value for selling the airbags and other stuff?

  25. muttley bn

    This series is the very definition of being conflicted. I want to see binky finished and being driven but I just don't want this series to ever end.

    1. Rock girl

      Where’s the transporter

  26. Dave Key

    Hello all, this is my first post on a Binky video... I'm not sure if I've won some sort of competition, but I only discovered BOM and Binky at 10pm on Friday night and I finished watching ep34 last night at about 11pm!!! Amazing, exceptional and brilliant stuff guys!! Please could you up the release rate a bit though... Any chance you could crank out about 8 episodes a day from now on??

  27. Brendan Donnelly

    Great music.

  28. ROV Canada

    At 3:48 I expected to see Morph walking onto the scene and scratching his head quizically. (Anyone here still remember Take Hart?)

  29. David Miller

    Both of you are bright as can be. Must be amazing to see the world the way you must indeed see.

  30. Kyle Beard

    22:42 Nick's "toite" followed by Richard's low, in edit, "yeaahh" is the reason why we are all here; satisfying car assembly and sexual innuendo all neatly wrapped up in an MCM approved format. Long-time viewer, first-time commenter! Can't wait to see it ripping around those backroads!

  31. Robert Loo

    Now that Binky is getting closer to finish, please do not load it into Escargot via Michael Cain Italian Job style. You will probably ruin the paint.

  32. aftonline

    Shouldn't that be "ate all the pork pies"? (drops obscure 80's Mini movie reference)

  33. Jeffrey Marshall

    yes, safe overtaking. That's definitely the reason.... :)

  34. clinton epps

    Every person that buys a SUV has either a giant hole or a tiny wiener and have to make up for there loss sexual prowess

  35. Based Redpill boycott coke products

    Should be "A hose testing kit" Not an. Whatever though.

    1. Based Redpill boycott coke products

      I'm just a grommet watcher.

  36. Geir Balderson

    After all is finished to Nic's strict standards i would hate to see this Mini ramping up dirt roads and end up in a few potholes. Just donate it to a museum and gaze at it on weekends with a cup of Earl Grey?

  37. tasty

    I have been watching this from the start so much has changed in life but I really can't wait to see this finished I have loved the over engineering on everything and to make it as it was a mini 4wd and not just a floor of a celica welded in hats off to yas would love to see it in person when it's done

  38. john beer

    HOORAY, it's Grommet Time!!!

    1. john beer

      ps: oh my gawd Nik made more custom stuff and what's most amusing of it is i expected nothing less

  39. Les Rayner

    Brilliant chaps, where’s Binky ?

  40. Rumen Mummin

    Hats off to you both!!! Gifted fellows..

  41. Mark Alexander

    One can truly appreciate the level of engineering and workmanship you guys have put into this car. You won’t get any hurry ups from me! 👍

  42. Peter Ridley

    I really don't know why I find this so watchable. Two blokes bolting bits of trucks together but I do?.

  43. DUMONTEIL Michel

    Où sont les épisodes suivants? On veut voir la suite!

  44. Terry Roberts

    Well done 👍 maybe next time 😉

  45. yavuz camo

    Simply great guys. Keep up the good work.

  46. Skyline Av services

    Good to see the end is nigh

  47. Siriax

    Detroit 2 stroke diesel.

  48. Steve McIlroy

    The 'get-away' car is nearly finished.The Fed's will never catch you.

  49. Andre Muller

    Hi guys when are we going to get another video on this build? Getting withdrawal symptoms.

  50. George Moore

    Thanks guys for this great series. I'm a marshall in South Australia and appreciate your comments on the roles of the volunteer officials

  51. David Miller

    I want to order a hat but your website won’t let me.

  52. Joshua Stankiewicz

    3 years later we get the next episode of this.

  53. xxwookey

    How on earth do you get a ply floor 20 feet long that is all one piece? Where does a truck manufacturer find such long panels? I guess modern OSB manufacturers can make 6m sections, so maybe this has always been available in ply world too?

  54. Based Redpill boycott coke products

    I hate wires. Nice work

  55. Alex Carbone

    I’ve never seen someone put a seat in a car so effortlessly

  56. Bob Pegram

    Oh yes, Tavarish has finally made it into Binky videos. 8-))

  57. Bob Pegram

    Those British funksters need to get an injection of US Black Soul. Hope they can visit the motherland of Funk soon!

  58. Matus Horvath

    Damn, now I need to find a different channel to get CityCar Cup coverage next season. And it won't be as good as your coverage I'm sure.

  59. Robert Coffey

    Back again because I was reminded, on yet another rewatch of this fantastic series, that every iteration of the steering a drive shaft surround supports is just more beautiful than the last.

  60. mark tyler

    got to part 5 any more video's

  61. Simon Davies

    2:18 so many months... oooooohhhhhhhh kayyyyyy

  62. Pete Smith

    Ffs 7 years since episode one. Not really that obsessed l!

    1. Ailsa Ni

      When Binky is complete petrol cars will be banned with everyone driving electric cars. C'mon guys hurry up!!!!!

  63. Dathaniel

    Man, he made that trig way harder than he needed to. sin(114/2)=44mm/h, solve for h, you get h=52.46mm. No Pythagoras required.

  64. Dathaniel

    I'm just imagining that the guys called around to their friends trying to find a duck to borrow for the day, not wanting to admit that it was for a five-second throwaway pun gag. "Why do you need a duck, and why only for the day?"

    1. That Rusty One

      I was thinking about exactly this thing when i saw it!

  65. Martin Lewis

    Where’s the transporter

    1. Ailsa Ni

      Gentleman......simply CAPITAL , Can't wait for first start....Moltó Cheers!

  66. Koito rob

    Is 'spaffing' a Shropshire word? It's a new one on me, here in Bromsgrove. Here, i think the appropriate word would be 'bollocking'.

  67. Geir Balderson

    When you get down to it, cars are basically steel fabric balloons.

  68. Orlando Paço

    isn't the radiator more like a 80mm?!

  69. Thorsten Wanoth

    Is this seriously 8 years in the making? If so, I may have missed the point.

    1. Lewis Heard

      @Bad Obsession Motorsport Binky is a truly special project. Seeing all the parts go back on got me a little emotional so I went back to episode 1 and rewatched the entire build over this bank holiday weekend. I really hope I get to see her(him? It?) at a car show one day. I hope you've enjoyed working on it as much as I've enjoyed watching you over all these years! <3

    2. Flat4Buggy 2

      This is truly a case of "Built, not bought." 80+% of the parts on this car has been custom fabricated. Watch the whole series, and you'll understand why it has taken so long.

    3. Bad Obsession Motorsport

      Yes. And there isn't one.

  70. Peter Di Martino

    Looking good. 😎 looking forward to seeing in the real

  71. Bryan Sager

    Its coming together splendidly!

  72. Gemma Griff

    Proud daughter here.. love seeing his special paint creations. Well done all, Binky looking awesome 👌

  73. Graham Mills

    What was the rust blocking spray/cavity wax you're using there? (Edit: scrub that, I got it: XCP Rust Blocker) I still can't find the nylon pipe clamps/saddles, though!

    1. Bad Obsession Motorsport

      We made the saddles. Obvs.

  74. tagg1989

    You boys are nothing but pure genius machines

  75. Martin D A

    How many guys are gonna look in at various parts of finished car and ask, ''Where can I get one of those?'' ''Do the brackets come with it?''

  76. William Kerr

    You guys have nailed the music,its bloody great ,thanx for all your efforts.

  77. Martin Vaillancourt

    Wow, genius. You guys are on a different level.

  78. Peter Ridley

    Better than the original design, awesome job!.

  79. sharkriup

    Anyone noticed the crew guy yawning while the C1/107 were entering the race?