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Old 07-04-2005, 10:00 PM   #1
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Even with the rain, we had a really big turnout (48 cars.. when 25 is normal)...

(and if you notice there is a black 03 Marauder in the center of the pic, he was fastest in my class "ESP", faster then the Mustangs and the Camero)




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What Jen saw most of the day..... she had 'cell phone duty' for her company for this weekend... and she spent most of it on the phone.
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How well did you do, the rain must have been tough on the cones
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Is it me or is there a cone under your tire?
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Is it me or is there a cone under your tire?
Nope... ran all four runs clean....

PDad.... didn't do too well... it'* only my 2nd autoslalom event, and the first one using KF. I placed 47th out of 48th.

My first run was a 1:52, and my last run was a 1:32.... all runs were clean (no cone hits)..... so I bettered myself by 20 seconds. Avg course time was 1:20.... but I'm driving a big car... and I'm still new to it.... and I had a lot of fun.
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No shame in that my friend, at least you had fun and hopefully picked up a couple more pointers for next time
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Is it me or is there a cone under your tire?
Nope... ran all four runs clean....

PDad.... didn't do too well... it'* only my 2nd autoslalom event, and the first one using KF. I placed 47th out of 48th.

My first run was a 1:52, and my last run was a 1:32.... all runs were clean (no cone hits)..... so I bettered myself by 20 seconds. Avg course time was 1:20.... but I'm driving a big car... and I'm still new to it.... and I had a lot of fun.
Autocross is a lot about driver skill from what I know, so you'll probably see your times plummet in the future Skill and experiencematters enough here such that an awesome driver could bring a Hyundai Excel home to victory

How'* that nose-heavy understeer?



/me must try this sometime
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/me must try this sometime
There was only this one point... where I was making a U turn, and the bottom of the "U" was a dip in the parking lot, coming back out of it was harsh.... the nose dove... and to the right....I thought I was going to hit the skirt.... but I didn't.



... and before you try that.... get your SSE out on the 1/4... I wanna know what another SSE runs.....
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It hasn't got the happiest tranny and engine mounts at the moment, I'll stick to "yes, it does the 1/4 mile" :(
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looks like fun.


what exhaust tips do u have?
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