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07-02-2018, 11:13 PM
Replies: 13
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Posted By Weston Dillard

I ran a motor almost exactly like Michael...

I ran a motor almost exactly like Michael describes in my race car for almost 15 years. It was a strong, reliable motor, and in a 2400# car, it goes pretty well.

West
04-12-2018, 05:59 PM
Replies: 91
Views: 5,610
Posted By Weston Dillard

It is pretty common when you have a high risk...

It is pretty common when you have a high risk situation for the waving yellow flag station to be "backed" by a standing yellow at the previous station.

West
02-06-2018, 07:11 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 4,242
Posted By Weston Dillard

Peter is in the ballpark. Since the Clubsports...

Peter is in the ballpark. Since the Clubsports haven't been made in 2 years now, we realized it would be very difficult to hit those numbers, much less grow this year. That was the driving factor...
01-26-2018, 11:40 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,207
Posted By Weston Dillard

Why would we need this? What could possibly go...

Why would we need this? What could possibly go wrong with a 30 year old piece of electronics that has been submitted to untold abuses? ;-)

West (probably the only guy in the world running in an...
01-25-2018, 01:45 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 4,242
Posted By Weston Dillard

PCA Trophy East early registration rebate

Just an FYI for folks who may not be aware:

Cost for the series is $15,500 for all 6 races. Early commitments really help us plan. To encourage that, and get folks to bring their friends, we are...
01-12-2018, 01:00 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 4,242
Posted By Weston Dillard

COLUMBIA, Md. (Jan. 11, 2018) - The Porsche Club...

COLUMBIA, Md. (Jan. 11, 2018) - The Porsche Club of America (PCA) Club Racing Trophy East series is undergoing several exciting changes for its 2018 season, welcoming in GTC Cup cars, including the...
12-28-2017, 11:16 AM
Replies: 262
Views: 36,563
Posted By Weston Dillard

Cloud9 - After several balljoint pin failures...

Cloud9 - After several balljoint pin failures over the last 15 years, I decided to stick with the stock geometry. I wanted to go with the modified spindles that Disasterman uses from Midwest...
12-22-2017, 01:08 PM
Replies: 262
Views: 36,563
Posted By Weston Dillard

I have been remiss in getting back to you guys...

I have been remiss in getting back to you guys about my experience with Bruce's bar. Work really cuts into my play time. :-)

For what it's worth, I was primarily interested in improved forward...
10-31-2017, 06:38 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 4,242
Posted By Weston Dillard

We announced the 2018 Trophy East schedule at...

We announced the 2018 Trophy East schedule at Daytona Sunday.

· Atlanta –April 6-8

· Barber – May 18-20

· VIR – June 22-24

· Monticello – July 13-15
10-21-2017, 10:04 PM
Replies: 262
Views: 36,563
Posted By Weston Dillard

I had made a ton of changes since the last run....

I had made a ton of changes since the last run. Rebuilt Motons, Racer's Edge control arms and Bruce's rear, plus I only had one weekend on a new, much stiffer cage (Hanksville). I was just pleased to...
10-16-2017, 08:16 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 4,242
Posted By Weston Dillard

Glad to hear some interest here for Trophy East....

Glad to hear some interest here for Trophy East. While we are still pulling together a lot of this, some things I can tell you are:

-The series will run on Pirelli tires, same as GTC, and there is...
10-12-2017, 12:32 AM
Replies: 262
Views: 36,563
Posted By Weston Dillard

After way too long, I finally raced the car again...

After way too long, I finally raced the car again last weekend at Hallett. It was my first time out on Bruce's setup and it seemed to hold up well. I did a lot of curb riding and sliding across...
06-01-2017, 12:15 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,485
Posted By Weston Dillard

Great guy. Always a lot of fun to work with....

Great guy. Always a lot of fun to work with. Sorry to hear.

West
04-29-2015, 11:13 AM
Replies: 193
Views: 14,065
Posted By Weston Dillard

I kinda doubt it was PCA. Masons maybe? ...

I kinda doubt it was PCA. Masons maybe? :confused:

Big kudos to all the volunteers and drivers for making it a great weekend. I sure was happy to be in a warm tower though.

West
04-13-2015, 05:18 PM
Replies: 96
Views: 7,221
Posted By Weston Dillard

I think it's highly unlikely anyone is allowed to...

I think it's highly unlikely anyone is allowed to drive "as fast as they can" at this deal. Regardless, all of us who instruct have to realize that even at a "manageable" speed, sometimes it all...
01-12-2015, 12:42 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 19,822
Posted By Weston Dillard

Very cool Max! Used a similar technique on my...

Very cool Max! Used a similar technique on my fenders, but since I was learning as I went, it's not nearly as well done.

West
01-05-2015, 08:11 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 4,614
Posted By Weston Dillard

Geez Will, that thing looks like it was in a...

Geez Will, that thing looks like it was in a fire, and a flood! ;-)

I drank Sid's kool-aid too. I am hoping to get sleeved block and stroked crank back this week after loooong stints at machine...
12-28-2014, 03:04 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,150
Posted By Weston Dillard

A builder I trust a lot told me years ago you...

A builder I trust a lot told me years ago you could get 400 through the stock barn door. My 3L made 380 WHP with a stock barn door. Since most dynos seem optimistic, that may be 400 crank, who...
12-23-2014, 11:42 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,019
Posted By Weston Dillard

All steel with glass windshield, but everything...

All steel with glass windshield, but everything else stripped aggressively (one seat, doors have no frames, cage is marginal and needs to be replaced with heavier one, etc). Minimal add ons - no...
12-07-2014, 08:59 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,019
Posted By Weston Dillard

2400# 425TQ 3.0L Track only I thought the 6...

2400# 425TQ 3.0L Track only

I thought the 6 speed would be too much shifting, but I think it works great with standard ratios. I do not run out of gear at TWS (either direction) or COTA.

All I...
10-03-2014, 01:15 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 3,276
Posted By Weston Dillard

I am about to do this with a 35 or 40, so...

I am about to do this with a 35 or 40, so watching and learning.

West
06-23-2014, 11:59 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,526
Posted By Weston Dillard

PCA national sanctions the races and supplies...

PCA national sanctions the races and supplies national personnel to run them, but local Regions (or in some cases Zones) actually secure the contract with the track and organize the event. It was...
05-13-2014, 08:33 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 6,669
Posted By Weston Dillard

As a PCA official, this sort of allegation...

As a PCA official, this sort of allegation concerns me, so I checked it out. Buttonwillow had a very small field this year, and the only car that comes near to this description is not a 7-cup with...
05-12-2014, 10:36 AM
Replies: 373
Views: 48,569
Posted By Weston Dillard

I was the Steward for that race, and I felt we...

I was the Steward for that race, and I felt we had a good working relationship the the POC leadership. We both had some challenges we had to deal with and I felt we worked as a team to overcome...
04-10-2014, 11:52 PM
Replies: 373
Views: 48,569
Posted By Weston Dillard

The National Steward is responsible for the race....

The National Steward is responsible for the race. If you have an issue with a scrut or timing, or a volunteer for that matter, you can take it up with the steward. If you have an issue with the...
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