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06-21-2019, 12:48 AM
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Posted By hillsdonsmith

https://cimg2.ibsrv.net/gimg/rennlist.com-vbulleti...

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05-03-2019, 02:04 AM
Replies: 64
Views: 4,430
Posted By hillsdonsmith

^ Nice! That thing looks like new. Be loud n...

^ Nice! That thing looks like new. Be loud n proud!
04-22-2019, 02:24 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 5,464
Posted By hillsdonsmith

If you sleep better w low miles.... ...

If you sleep better w low miles....

https://www.nweuro.com/2011-porsche-gt3-rs
04-14-2019, 08:34 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 5,464
Posted By hillsdonsmith

^mileage winner right here! Fantastic!

^mileage winner right here! Fantastic!
04-13-2019, 12:55 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 5,464
Posted By hillsdonsmith

47k miles on mine. 1st new clutch 1k miles ago....

47k miles on mine. 1st new clutch 1k miles ago. Cdn$6k at dealer using 4.0 clutch and LWF and its noticeably lighter than 3.8 and the whole setup just seems to run more harmoniously. I think 3.8...
03-03-2019, 02:22 AM
Replies: 66
Views: 33,422
Posted By hillsdonsmith

Itís interesting that you are gravitating to 997...

Itís interesting that you are gravitating to 997 RS more often. Can you elaborate on your sense of differences between the two?

Your Touring is beautiful. GLWS
Forum: 964 Forum
02-03-2019, 11:13 AM
Replies: 80
Views: 9,557
Posted By hillsdonsmith

That would be a great combo even today which...

That would be a great combo even today which speaks to the character of both of those machines!
Forum: 964 Forum
02-02-2019, 02:50 AM
Replies: 80
Views: 9,557
Posted By hillsdonsmith

I think my 2001 BMW 1150 GS Adventure was most...

I think my 2001 BMW 1150 GS Adventure was most 964-like. Lotsa interesting air cooled noises, not fast but relaxing and comfortable.

GT3 RS? Well thatís definitely the Ducati Monster S4RS - dry...
Forum: 964 Forum
02-02-2019, 02:39 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 7,740
Posted By hillsdonsmith

... then might as well pony up the extra $10-15k...

... then might as well pony up the extra $10-15k and let Gamroth have at it!
01-28-2019, 12:38 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 923
Posted By hillsdonsmith

Bought my GT3 RS from Ajeet Kapila. No nonsense,...

Bought my GT3 RS from Ajeet Kapila. No nonsense, very quick replies to questions even late at night and days off. Good experience.
Cheers
Mark
01-23-2019, 09:41 PM
Replies: 96
Views: 10,725
Posted By hillsdonsmith

It looks like really high correlation between GT...

It looks like really high correlation between GT cars and Ducatis/KTMs! What a great world!
Forum: 964 Forum
01-14-2019, 04:26 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 3,460
Posted By hillsdonsmith

We saw this car at RUF this summer and interior...

We saw this car at RUF this summer and interior was simple in its elegance. I dont recall alcantara punching me in face like pics above! Theyíre all long since sold anyway I think at $$$
01-14-2019, 04:02 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 12,102
Posted By hillsdonsmith

Agree. I have same yr/model, same mileage, with...

Agree. I have same yr/model, same mileage, with only 2/3 of the above work done to mine and USD$80k isnít breakeven for what Iíve invested. GLWS

Mooty - do you recall what LWF/clutch is...
Forum: 964 Forum
01-08-2019, 12:56 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 10,402
Posted By hillsdonsmith

Maybe theyíll waive the 20 Euro tour fee as...

Maybe theyíll waive the 20 Euro tour fee as youíve already paid the price of admission 😄

Rent a Porsche at the factory/museum as itís quite reasonable and enjoy a nice drive in the country to RUF
Forum: 964 Forum
01-07-2019, 02:44 AM
Replies: 64
Views: 10,402
Posted By hillsdonsmith

Had the fortune of a ride along in Aloisí green...

Had the fortune of a ride along in Aloisí green RCT this summer. Wonderful car - super linear torque, smooth, sophisticated, gorgeous interior. $$ to do engine and interior mods. Yours is a beauty -...
Forum: 997 Forum
01-03-2019, 12:28 AM
Replies: 183
Views: 18,840
Posted By hillsdonsmith

Yep, if you can commute in 997, thatís a more...

Yep, if you can commute in 997, thatís a more characterful experience for sure 👍

Tesla will lend you a car for day or two if you want to see if itís liveable for your needs. An interesting...
Forum: 997 Forum
01-02-2019, 11:58 PM
Replies: 183
Views: 18,840
Posted By hillsdonsmith

LOL. The inconvenience is only if you are on road...

LOL. The inconvenience is only if you are on road trip. For most, 95% of time is city driving. Come home, plug in, wake up to full ďtank of gasĒ. I havent been to gas station for over a year except...
Forum: 997 Forum
01-02-2019, 11:45 PM
Replies: 183
Views: 18,840
Posted By hillsdonsmith

Iíve had Model X 6 seater (can be configured as...

Iíve had Model X 6 seater (can be configured as 7) x 14 months and 26,000 km - have saved $8k in gas here in Vancouver compared w prev/most SUVís. Holds a lot of gear. Great dd and use it for work....
12-25-2018, 02:29 AM
Replies: 96
Views: 10,725
Posted By hillsdonsmith

KTM are my crackpipe now. 690 has approx 65 hp in...

KTM are my crackpipe now. 690 has approx 65 hp in 305 lb bike, so good for riding slab to next dirt section. Comfortable, great suspension, durable. Turning radius is crap. If u want more pavement...
12-23-2018, 11:14 PM
Replies: 91
Views: 9,255
Posted By hillsdonsmith

OP - thatís a fantastic colour - well done. It...

OP - thatís a fantastic colour - well done. It seems like it pops more than Zanzibar. McLaren Volcano orange is nice but the the metallic flakes seem pretty large.

Maybe car will be 40% off...
12-18-2018, 03:30 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 22,089
Posted By hillsdonsmith

Bring snow tires in carry-on😄

Bring snow tires in carry-on😄
12-12-2018, 12:37 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,232
Posted By hillsdonsmith

Tomís being gracious here. TPC makes DSC...

Tomís being gracious here. TPC makes DSC suspension module which I installed literally last week. On preliminary drives, it definitely improves driveability of 997 RS suspension esp on sport...
12-09-2018, 12:41 AM
Replies: 96
Views: 10,725
Posted By hillsdonsmith

https://cimg0.ibsrv.net/gimg/rennlist.com-vbulleti...

https://cimg0.ibsrv.net/gimg/rennlist.com-vbulletin/2000x1504/ccfca145_c9b2_4e8c_a3e4_a313cff2fe81_22413425c01c3f86b1ffbc57fac456aad58afc57.jpeg
KTM 690 Enduro hiding in back 👍...
11-28-2018, 03:11 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 4,778
Posted By hillsdonsmith

Really? Good to know. Could they be...

Really? Good to know. Could they be replaced/lock-tite coated w engine in?

When i had engine out few yrs ago for coolant line welding (& your dampener fitted same time) the car was under CPO. They...
11-27-2018, 06:47 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 4,603
Posted By hillsdonsmith

Have done same trip and I am glad to see that I...

Have done same trip and I am glad to see that I am not alone in making impulsive purchase decisions and road trips. Showing this thread to wifey as proof.

Congrats - great looking car. If...
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