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Old 12-25-2013, 12:35 AM
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Originally Posted by TonyG View Post
12-24-2013, 2am - A race car is born!

IT LIVES!

Mu Ha Ha......

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Originally Posted by Red1 View Post
24 seconds is all we get?


looking forward to the long version.

there is no one more deserving of the finished masterpiece, Tony....

congrats.
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Old 12-25-2013, 01:51 PM
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Looking great, congrats!
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Old 12-25-2013, 02:23 PM
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Such a cool car....
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Old 12-28-2013, 10:33 PM
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The car is back at Vision.

Fix a few oil leaks on some oil lines, PS lines, and brake lines.

Install rear sway bar and cockpit adjusters.

Install windshield

Widen body, wrap, paint.

Then it's off to the track.

First event is scheduled for the end of Jan 2014.

Vision needs to get it on!

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Old 12-28-2013, 11:55 PM
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Nice - congrats Tony, going to be quite a thrill to get that beast out on track Im sure!
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Old 12-29-2013, 01:49 AM
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Pics plz....congrats on the start!!
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Old 12-29-2013, 09:35 AM
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Congrats Tony. I haven't been on Rennlist all that much in the past year and spent the last hour catching up on your build. Some fantastic engineering and fabrication. Wish you weren't so far away - would love to see the car in person.
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Old 12-29-2013, 09:37 AM
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Btw - I had a chance to race in a chump car race at Laguna earlier this month in a 944 S2. What a fantastic track but the notice restrictions are insane.
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Old 01-12-2014, 08:50 PM
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Update.... The car is still at Vision. Trying to get the body work hustled out.....

In the mean time... just got these!

Who can guess why these are so important?

Hint> Look very close and you'll see they are not OEM

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Old 01-12-2014, 08:56 PM
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abs/traction control ring attached to a centerlock spindle?
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Old 01-12-2014, 09:09 PM
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Originally Posted by V2Rocket_aka944 View Post
abs/traction control ring attached to a centerlock spindle?

Yes it's an ABS ring. But why is this abs ring so important is the question....?

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Old 01-12-2014, 11:31 PM
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Random guess on why its so important.... The crazy standalone Bosch Motorsport ABS system needs those?
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Old 01-13-2014, 07:36 AM
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Originally Posted by TonyG View Post
Yes it's an ABS ring. But why is this abs ring so important is the question....?

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Now this is a good question as neither the Bosch Motorsport or the BMW / Teves MK60 motorsport systems require a special ring?
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Old 01-13-2014, 10:17 AM
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I think that Tony is going to add a chain drive KERS system.
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Old 01-13-2014, 10:27 AM
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traction control for those snowy days on willow springs
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