[quote=DockingPilot]Why not just tweak the ducts ? looks easy enough. I'm certain the mill doesn't need the "ram air" effect. Make it faux air inlet like the tank.
Thinking out loud here.[/quote
That is a good idea! I did the block-off plates just to confirm my service manager's theory. The intake tubes could be sealed completely from the front, then one could drill some 3/8" holes in the bottom of the tubes where they would be protected by the body work
p.s. Your RR's are some of best!