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Old 12-15-2005, 06:27 PM   #31
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Originally posted by Carrera26
I think next year I am going to stick with the SVTF (was originally going to go Boxster or 968), and see just how far I can push in GS. Konis, R-comps, lightweight battery, lightweight rims... I think I could post some top-5 overall times, and kick some Z06 butt...
I am going to do the same. I got the Koni's in front this year and will get the rear ones and wheel/R-comps in Jan. I ended up 2nd in my region with 1 win and many 2nd place runs in GS and a best of 8th place in pax (of 77). With the new rubber I will be able to chase down the pesky MCS that has run away with GS here.

Good luck on the road scene!!! I can only dream of doing something like that. I do plan on a trip to a roadcourse here for my SVTF. The 1st open track day at Hallet is on my birthday and I told my wife I will be there. Gotta love the support!
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Old 12-15-2005, 09:47 PM   #32
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Carrera26...awesome results and modisty to boot!

I was hoping some of the SVT focus brothers had posted some good results in autocross events across the nation!

I am not saying this to steal your thunder, because everyones experience is different, but to share with you what I managed this year to place in a stock SVT with R compounds;

1st overall regionally
1st GS regionally
1st GS locally
4th overall locally

I know we all faced different competitors driving different vehicles but WOW!,the little Focus in the right hands can sure put a whooping on those "other" vehicles.

I see you are thinking of "upgrading" your SVT and I am interested to hear how it turns out as I would like to do the same.

PLEASE keep us posted as to your progress and I hope we can share in your accomplishments next year!
Just..."get er done"!
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