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Old 03-22-2007, 11:23 AM   #1
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Default 61% chance of rain for my hpde

Should I still pony up the cash to run it? I've never run one in the rain.

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Old 03-22-2007, 11:24 AM   #2
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do it, and make sure to stiffen the rear and soften the front (ok dont really do that)


btw, try accuweather.com
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I've learned so much at wet track days. Sucks for the non-driving time... but find a way to keep your stuff mostly covered in the pits... and enjoy learning more about your car.

Seriously... 2day event at Watkins Glen in New York... first day... rain/wet all day.... learned so much... 2nd day it was dry and I was flying.
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I've learned so much at wet track days. Sucks for the non-driving time... but find a way to keep your stuff mostly covered in the pits... and enjoy learning more about your car.

Seriously... 2day event at Watkins Glen in New York... first day... rain/wet all day.... learned so much... 2nd day it was dry and I was flying.
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should I yank the passenger seat out for track, or is that ------ry?
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EZ-ups are your friend. rain or shine.

+1 on the wet = learning
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should I yank the passenger seat out for track, or is that ------ry?
no dont, you may want experienced people/instructors to ride along.
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no dont, you may want experienced people/instructors to ride along.
I did that last time. I think I'd rather shave 40lb, have room for my cooler, and follow the people faster than me. Not really sure. Hopefully this will be my last naturally aspirated track day.
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I don't think that will fit in the trunk...but I can stick it out the top...lol.
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yeah, they dont use weather.com like every other weathman in the world.
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