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Old 03-06-2014, 09:43 PM   #161
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Man i love this car...
Thanks man. When you've put so much time and effort into something it's always nice to get a virtual high five.

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Car looks amazing. Any idea how you blew up your last motor? Did you add any baffling, etc. or did you just rebuild the motor and go?
The short answer: my own stupidity. I wasn't checking the oil in between runs like I should have, and with it being a fresh rebuild it was consuming more oil than I expected...guessing the rings weren't fully seated yet. It developed a rod knock at the end of the second day, and there was barely any oil on the dipstick when I pulled it.
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Old 03-07-2014, 01:03 AM   #162
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That car, so gorgeous.





I do love a good smurf NA.
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Stellar shot of you passing that GTR on the outside and diving across his nose into the turn!
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Now with video. My best lap of the day was a 1:34 - off a bit of my 1:33 personal best, but I'll take it considering I've given up ~20rwhp in favor of a more conservative tune.




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I do love a good smurf NA.
That car was ridiculously clean and very nice. Wish I had some better pics of it.

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Stellar shot of you passing that GTR on the outside and diving across his nose into the turn!
Spot on
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I just realized two things that were bugging me.

1) You have an NB dash in your NA

2) That Momo Benneton... you scored that off of GRM a while back?
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Old 03-09-2014, 08:48 PM   #166
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I just realized two things that were bugging me.

1) You have an NB dash in your NA

2) That Momo Benneton... you scored that off of GRM a while back?
Wow, very astute! Correct on both accounts.
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Yeah, you momentarily made my **** list by beating me to that wheel.

It was the color of your car that triggered the memory.
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Old 03-10-2014, 11:00 AM   #168
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Mint Green aye? Looks almost exactly like Bianchi Celeste Green. That was the other color I was considering before I painted mine LSB.

Love it. Great choice man.
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Do you have an Instagram? Your car looks sweet
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Old 06-04-2014, 05:26 PM   #170
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Hit the track again a week and a half ago. Was able to get down to a 1:33.8, a tenth better than my personal best at AMP.



In the paddock next to my brother's 993:



Refinished my ugly azz trailer a few weeks back too.

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Old 06-05-2014, 09:24 AM   #171
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Can't wait to get back in the seat and dice it up with ya Nick!
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Going to RA at all this year?
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If that question was to me, maybe the Dec toyrun in the daily... maybe.
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Haha, no you should come out too, but I was asking Nick. We met a long time ago at RA. probably 3-4 years ago. My car is very unmemorable, unlike his.
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Going to RA at all this year?
I haven't signed up for anything yet, but might run the MVP event close to the end of the year. How about you?

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Can't wait to get back in the seat and dice it up with ya Nick!
I know man - I'm long overdue for a trip to Barber!

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My car is very unmemorable, unlike his.
I'd be happy to pick out a super gay paint color for you if you want to make your car more memorable
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I haven't signed up for anything yet, but might run the MVP event close to the end of the year. How about you?



I know man - I'm long overdue for a trip to Barber!



I'd be happy to pick out a super gay paint color for you if you want to make your car more memorable
I am doing the august 2-3 NASA event. I would run with MVP, but I have already spent all my track money for the year. no more events :/ I definitely wish I had pushed more events out to october/november since its cooler.
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Wow, how the hell has two years passed without me updating this thread.

Car is still great; did a Road Atlanta event back in October and then AMP in the spring. I ran a 1:44 @ Road Atlanta; didn't even bother with the lap timer at AMP since I've been stuck at 1:33 for a few years now.

Here's a video from RA:



Lately, though, I've been focusing all of my efforts on my new build:



It runs the same lap times at AMP as my turbo car...but without a turbo

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Old 06-15-2016, 03:51 PM   #178
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Strap a turbo on a Miata and it's a force to be reckoned with. Loved all the passing!
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