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09-13-2018, 09:47 AM
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Posted By SoClose

I think there's more passing opportunity at LS...

I think there's more passing opportunity at LS than the other 2.
Sears is hella fun, but that 180 before the front straight takes it out of the picture. Thunderhill is also a good track, but a lot...
09-11-2018, 12:58 PM
Replies: 67
Views: 3,206
Posted By SoClose

I won't .beat up on Mark- I met him at Laguna...

I won't .beat up on Mark- I met him at Laguna Seca and spoke a few times- he was a good guy.
Our experience with both cars is after racing on the East Coast and midwest for many years, we moved...
09-11-2018, 10:27 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 2,429
Posted By SoClose

We've raced with PCA at 15 of the 17 tracks. Good...

We've raced with PCA at 15 of the 17 tracks. Good list, but the order is wrong.
The Glen and Rd America are at the top. Laguna Seca probably #3.
Lime Rock? He must be kidding. Certainly Mosport in...
03-24-2017, 12:49 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,523
Posted By SoClose

Skip Barber's book- the one VR mentioned- and the...

Skip Barber's book- the one VR mentioned- and the Speed Secrets books
03-24-2017, 09:19 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 2,905
Posted By SoClose

Yet there was still a 103 db limit-there weren't...

Yet there was still a 103 db limit-there weren't even any cows around to disturb! I had to short shift at the exit of 15.
03-23-2017, 06:00 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 2,905
Posted By SoClose

Thanks Michael! Great racing- look forward to...

Thanks Michael!
Great racing- look forward to the next time:rockon:
03-21-2017, 12:29 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 2,905
Posted By SoClose

Tim, thanks for your tips about the track-...

Tim, thanks for your tips about the track- certainly helped us!
We're going to try for Laguna Seca and Sear's Point in June, and that may be it for the year. Would really like to get back to Rd...
03-20-2017, 12:14 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 2,905
Posted By SoClose

What a fun track- we had no idea. Several places...

What a fun track- we had no idea. Several places to pass, smooth track surface, fully paved paddock and very nice facility-we'll certainly go back.
I was sidelined Friday with a corrupted map and...
03-10-2017, 10:43 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 2,905
Posted By SoClose

Thank You Scott- Been out of the country so...

Thank You Scott-
Been out of the country so haven't had a chance to watch this yet, but your Sear's video was very helpful last year.

I already paid for the Friday test day so will have to try to...
02-27-2017, 11:47 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 2,905
Posted By SoClose

Thanks Tim-see you in a few weeks!

Thanks Tim-see you in a few weeks!
02-22-2017, 09:28 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 2,905
Posted By SoClose

Kim's still doing the horse thing- National...

Kim's still doing the horse thing- National Championship show every Labor Day weekend. I guess that I could try to get my car out there...I love that Rd America event.
02-21-2017, 09:46 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 2,905
Posted By SoClose

Certainly is. Especially since I was planning...

Certainly is.
Especially since I was planning to steal Woods' semi driver for the weekend!
With smaller fields out West it would be nice to have some cooperation between the clubs. Since our cars...
02-20-2017, 09:33 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 2,905
Posted By SoClose

We'll be at Thunderhill this year- never been...

We'll be at Thunderhill this year- never been before.
Looks like a pretty fun track.
02-02-2017, 09:42 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 2,323
Posted By SoClose

As far as the physical stress of racing, we did a...

As far as the physical stress of racing, we did a study at the High Plains PCA Club Race this past fall.
There are no other published studies of race car drivers like this. We have submitted the...
02-02-2017, 09:31 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 505
Posted By SoClose

Thank You Sleder! Had a long conversation with...

Thank You Sleder!
Had a long conversation with John and may work out well.
He also has some other names in case there are date conflicts.
02-01-2017, 09:25 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 505
Posted By SoClose

Thanks Matt- I have a few feelers out there, so...

Thanks Matt-
I have a few feelers out there, so if nothing turns up I'll PM ya.
For one of our events last year I had to fly one of the drivers from when we were with Autometrics from S Carolina to...
01-31-2017, 01:22 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 505
Posted By SoClose

CDL Driver in the Pacific Northwest area

Looking for a driver somewhere in N California/Oregon maybe Washington State.
Would anybody have any kind of lead? I've been struggling for a year or two with this.
11-22-2016, 03:47 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 4,204
Posted By SoClose

Scott: We both have composite and use ear buds...

Scott:
We both have composite and use ear buds with the muffs- work very well.
Our cars are a little louder than yours, but the nice thing is that it will be set up so you can use buds, muffs, or...
10-26-2016, 09:30 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 851
Posted By SoClose

Cory and Adam are awesome-they helped us a lot...

Cory and Adam are awesome-they helped us a lot when we were with Autometrics.
This will be very valuable for a driver at any level.
08-17-2016, 01:53 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,947
Posted By SoClose

As usual, VR is spot-on. Have a new one in my car...

As usual, VR is spot-on. Have a new one in my car and it is idiot (and Paul) proof.
08-04-2016, 09:22 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 13,012
Posted By SoClose

Leh will certainly do well- one door opens when...

Leh will certainly do well- one door opens when another closes.
Anyone remember seeing him in the rain several years ago in the soaking wet PCA Club Race? Magic, something we all aspire to.
The...
08-02-2016, 11:17 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,922
Posted By SoClose

We won't be, and I'm jealous of all who will be...

We won't be, and I'm jealous of all who will be there.
Best PCA club race of the year!
07-27-2016, 05:16 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,159
Posted By SoClose

Thanks Mark- Sear's next year! I think we all...

Thanks Mark-
Sear's next year!
I think we all want a car that we can put it where/when we want it, but with old technology gotta give it up somewhere-this thing works best with higher slip angles,...
07-27-2016, 04:00 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,159
Posted By SoClose

Great videos-I wasn't an early fan of the track,...

Great videos-I wasn't an early fan of the track, but it is growing on me after my 2nd weekend there.
Here's my best qualifying lap for the PCA race. Although we all kept it under control on the out...
07-25-2016, 08:15 PM
Replies: 67
Views: 3,463
Posted By SoClose

I should clarify- I did the Saturday SCCA race,...

I should clarify- I did the Saturday SCCA race, and traffic was not an issue.
It was an issue in the PCA races.
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