02-26-2012, 10:50 AM
Join Date: Jan 2011
Location: Long Beach, CA
What I Drive: 05 silver zx4 S & 05 silver zx4 ST
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Originally Posted by 4d4jacklee
I took my 2012 Fofo to the Extreme Speed, Horsethief Mile event at Willow Springs on Saturday the 18th. It was a lot of fun, and worth every penny.
With the stock, non sport suspension, (except for a Steeda sway bar), the 5 speed S did well, finishing 11th of 15 cars.
The car accelerates great, and I got a sweet scratch on the straightaway every lap, going from 2nd to 3rd gear. On the stock 195/65-15s the car pushed a lot in the turns, and tore up the front tires pretty good. I wondered how the disc/ drum brake combo would hold up, and it worked very well, even after a 20 minute session.
I'm looking forward to going back as I modify the car, to improve times and finishes.
Hey where is that track exactly? I would be willing to go! Sounds like a lot of fun, but 11th place out of 15 with everything stock is pretty good.
2005 Focus St for sell
2003 Silver focus SVT project - i'm giving it away
2005 silver focus S 2.0 dura BEAT to SH** lol and still going