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Old 08-21-2015, 08:04 PM   #3121
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Hey now dial ins arnt that bad. Now a Lace... icky




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I found pure awesomesauce, since the racetrack here is closed.

Lake Garnett Grand Prix Revival 2014 Event

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I need brakes and tires by oct10...
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So I broke a thing. It was crooked when I got off.
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Only you could do that
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Does you breaks errythang?
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Old 08-22-2015, 12:05 AM   #3127
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Pretty much.
<br />The wheel sheared at the hub. Completely gone.
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Well that was a hell of a read... Only took three days.

Anyway! Tires, I hear great things about the BFG SportComp 2 as a street tire. My friend has some and they seem to be decently better than the S. Drives I am running now (just the street tires, RE71-R for autox).

I have only ever heard good things about the dz102 from people who went to them after ever only driving on cheap all seasons...
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Pretty much.

The wheel sheared at the hub. Completely gone.
So you'll likely be banned from the go kart track now?
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Thanks for reading x_25! Dz102 may be good compared to chinese tires but they sucks compared to other stuff.
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<br />Surprisingly they didn't care. Looked at it kinda confused and put me in another cart.
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Theres not really much you could have done to cause that. That was going to fail that day no matter what. Those carts get beat harder than jared fogle's ***.

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I realized I never asked how Pat's went. Now I know.<br />
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<br /><br />Super awesomesauce place?
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<br />Also,I've been considering sport comp 2s for the S2k. But I dunno. Need something I can drive on through the winter.
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So I broke a thing. It was crooked when I got off.<br />
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<br />53.2? It was pretty damn awesome. Karts are too slow though.
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Autocross today went well. Only 2 seconds off a nationally competitive ASP Sti. Got beat by some miatas on Hoosiers.
<br />Need more gearing and torque. Rode the revlimiter on the slalom and bogged a bit after one of the sharp turns.
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<p>Ok back to tires.</p><p>2 options.</p><p>1. Buy Federal 595s right now and hope I get them before sept 21st.</p><p>2. Say screw it and run the rs3s I have on right now until spring when I can buy more rs3s.</p><p>At auto-x today the rs3s were slippery, but also cold. They were very controllable at the limit, and I held a couple really long slides no problem.</p>
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Option 3: Stop running events until you can use the money you save on tires that aren't bullshit. Lol. Sorry if that's brash but it's what I would do. 595 RSR is a **** tire.
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Option 3: Stop running events until you can use the money you save on tires that aren't bullshit. Lol. Sorry if that's brash but it's what I would do. 595 RSR is a **** tire.
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I have money. RS3s aren't available right now.
<br />I've heard some really good reviews about the 595 rs-r. What is **** about them?
<br />Its the internet, be as brash as you want. I like it hard

I wouldn't hesitate to run the rs3s I ran today again. The slip was incredibly controllable, they just didn't have a **** ton of grip. Keep in mind I'm comparing rs3s to z1*s at auto-x. Different levels of cold grip.

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I wouldn't hesitate to run the rs3s I ran today again. The slip was incredibly controllable, they just didn't have a **** ton of grip. Keep in mind I'm comparing rs3s to z1*s at auto-x. Different levels of cold grip.
</p><p>&nbsp;</p><p>My friend ran RSRs on his car and loved them. Emilio used them for his enduro cars. I say go for it. Or find some spec miata guys and try to get free used hoosiers/toyos.</p>
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<p></p><p>&nbsp;</p><p>Emilio used them for his enduro cars.</p>
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<br />Pretty sure that was a joke. And by pretty sure, I mean without a doubt.
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