Ask any racer. Any real racer.... - Ford Focus Forum, Ford Focus ST Forum, Ford Focus RS Forum
Ford Focus Forum
HomeContact UsAbout UsGalleryDiscussion ForumsMarketplace


Go Back   Ford Focus Forum, Ford Focus ST Forum, Ford Focus RS Forum > Ford Focus Discussions > Ford Focus Builds & General Showroom

Ford Focus Builds & General Showroom Post pictures and information of your Focus being built or your car images here. We want to see your Focus! More Images: Visit Our Online Ford Focus Gallery

Search This Forum | Image Search | Advanced Search    
FocusFest FocusFanatics Merchandise

Reply




 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 06-21-2012, 11:56 AM   #1
Guest
 
Join Date: Feb 2009
Fan#: 63166
Location: Midwest, NE
What I Drive: 2009 Volkswagen GTI

Posts: 8,043
FF Reputation: 31 lyonsroar Great Standing Member
Buy-Sell-Trade Rating: (0)
Ask any racer. Any real racer....

Went to the drag races at Mid America Motorplex last weekend. Took 294 pictures. Here's some highlights...


IMG_1953_wm by Lyonsroar91, on Flickr


IMG_1940_wm by Lyonsroar91, on Flickr


IMG_1879_wm by Lyonsroar91, on Flickr


IMG_1853_wm by Lyonsroar91, on Flickr


IMG_1843_wm by Lyonsroar91, on Flickr


IMG_1830_bw_wm by Lyonsroar91, on Flickr


IMG_1911_wm by Lyonsroar91, on Flickr


IMG_1910_wm by Lyonsroar91, on Flickr


IMG_1917_wm by Lyonsroar91, on Flickr


IMG_1883_wm by Lyonsroar91, on Flickr

I'm going back on Saturday to watch the big boys run!



lyonsroar is offline  
    Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Old 06-21-2012, 02:18 PM   #2
HATCH NATION
 
fhh02a's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2008
Fan#: 57548
Location: Lubbock, TX, TX
What I Drive: 2004, Pitch Black Zx3

Posts: 6,175
Points 16,184, Level 81
Points: 16,184, Level: 81 Points: 16,184, Level: 81 Points: 16,184, Level: 81
Level Up 67% Completed
Level up: 67% Level up: 67% Level up: 67%
Forum Activity 0%
Activity: 0% Activity: 0% Activity: 0%
FF Reputation: 13 fhh02a Great Standing Member
Buy-Sell-Trade Rating: (10)
saw these of FB..

good shots D.
fhh02a is offline  
    Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 06-21-2012, 02:21 PM   #3
Hmmmmm
 
drunkyoda's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2009
Fan#: 65151
Location: Milton, WA
What I Drive: 2003 Pitch Black LX

Posts: 3,704
Points 13,451, Level 75
Points: 13,451, Level: 75 Points: 13,451, Level: 75 Points: 13,451, Level: 75
Level Up 51% Completed
Level up: 51% Level up: 51% Level up: 51%
Forum Activity 1%
Activity: 1% Activity: 1% Activity: 1%
FF Reputation: 9 drunkyoda Good Standing Member
Buy-Sell-Trade Rating: (3)
nice shots! lovin the orange Kawasaki!
__________________
2003 Focus Sedan - Sold but not forgotten
2014 Mustang V6 - Current
drunkyoda is offline  
    Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 06-21-2012, 05:19 PM   #4
Focus Enthusiast
 
Svizzara's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2012
Fan#: 98554
Location: SW Ontario, Canada
What I Drive: '01 SPI Sedan

Posts: 280
Points 421, Level 8
Points: 421, Level: 8 Points: 421, Level: 8 Points: 421, Level: 8
Level Up 43% Completed
Level up: 43% Level up: 43% Level up: 43%
Forum Activity 1%
Activity: 1% Activity: 1% Activity: 1%
FF Reputation: 1 Svizzara Good Standing Member
Buy-Sell-Trade Rating: (2)
Great photos. You're pretty good at panning! I also really like that orange Kawasaki :)
Svizzara is online now  
    Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 06-21-2012, 10:42 PM   #5
Guest
 
Join Date: Feb 2009
Fan#: 63166
Location: Midwest, NE
What I Drive: 2009 Volkswagen GTI

Posts: 8,043
FF Reputation: 31 lyonsroar Great Standing Member
Buy-Sell-Trade Rating: (0)
^this was my first time panning...


Here's a few more from the night.


IMG_1969_wm by Lyonsroar91, on Flickr


IMG_1966_wm by Lyonsroar91, on Flickr


IMG_1956_wm by Lyonsroar91, on Flickr


IMG_1851_wm by Lyonsroar91, on Flickr


IMG_1814_wm by Lyonsroar91, on Flickr


IMG_1990_wm by Lyonsroar91, on Flickr


IMG_2085_wm by Lyonsroar91, on Flickr
lyonsroar is offline  
    Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 06-21-2012, 10:48 PM   #6
Focus Addict
 
00exploder's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2011
Fan#: 93022
Location: Benton, AR
What I Drive: 01 pitch black ZX3,

Posts: 755
FF Reputation: 2 00exploder Good Standing Member
Buy-Sell-Trade Rating: (0)
Nice pics
__________________
I break bones and laugh

Hatch Nation #7
00exploder is offline  
    Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 06-22-2012, 12:23 AM   #7
Pimp'n ain't easy
 
Tom-E09's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2008
Fan#: 59383
Location: Abilene, TX
What I Drive: 2002 Gray ZTS

Posts: 11,146
Points 10,171, Level 67
Points: 10,171, Level: 67 Points: 10,171, Level: 67 Points: 10,171, Level: 67
Level Up 31% Completed
Level up: 31% Level up: 31% Level up: 31%
Forum Activity 2%
Activity: 2% Activity: 2% Activity: 2%
FF Reputation: 2 Tom-E09 Good Standing Member
Buy-Sell-Trade Rating: (5)
i wisklh i could see straigh d, byut nic e opis
__________________
Sedan Revolution #138SR Town Drunk
Team Dreamspeed
Quote:
Originally Posted by ChazimusZX4ST View Post
I come speeding along and they think I'm all "lets run" when in reality its "MOVE YOU POS, IT'S BURRITO TIME!"
God I love burritos.
Tom-E09 is offline  
    Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 06-22-2012, 01:07 AM   #8
Guest
 
Join Date: Feb 2009
Fan#: 63166
Location: Midwest, NE
What I Drive: 2009 Volkswagen GTI

Posts: 8,043
FF Reputation: 31 lyonsroar Great Standing Member
Buy-Sell-Trade Rating: (0)
Whew...somebody smell a little alcohol in here?

lyonsroar is offline  
    Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 06-22-2012, 04:08 AM   #9
REVOLT.BUILD.RISE
 
TheGlassMaker's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2009
Fan#: 69510
Location: De Graff, OH
What I Drive: 97 Impreza coupe, 04 Mazda6

Posts: 8,350
Points 39,765, Level 100
Points: 39,765, Level: 100 Points: 39,765, Level: 100 Points: 39,765, Level: 100
Level Up 0% Completed
Level up: 0% Level up: 0% Level up: 0%
Forum Activity 0%
Activity: 0% Activity: 0% Activity: 0%
FF Reputation: 13 TheGlassMaker Great Standing Member
Buy-Sell-Trade Rating: (5)
Nice shots man really makes me want to hit the strips this year. (to watch)lol

Quote:
Originally Posted by lyonsroar View Post

Did camaro really think he had a chance.
__________________
Do one thing every day that scares you. -Eleanor Roosevelt
TheGlassMaker is offline  
    Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 06-22-2012, 08:27 AM   #10
Guest
 
Join Date: Feb 2009
Fan#: 63166
Location: Midwest, NE
What I Drive: 2009 Volkswagen GTI

Posts: 8,043
FF Reputation: 31 lyonsroar Great Standing Member
Buy-Sell-Trade Rating: (0)
They weren't going for the fastest time. Each car guessed how fast they'd make it down the track. The slower car in the matchup got a head start equal to how much faster the other car predicted. If you made it in faster than the time you guessed you were disqualified.

Cool way to race IMO.
lyonsroar is offline  
    Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Reply

Bookmarks & Social Networks

Quick Reply
Message:
Options

Register Now

In order to be able to post messages on the Ford Focus Forum, Ford Focus ST Forum, Ford Focus RS Forum forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.
User Name:
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.
Password:
Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.
Email Address:
What I Drive
Year, color, and model of your car. Example: 2003 Pitch Black ZX3
Name
Your real name.
City
State
Country
Insurance
Please select your insurance company (Optional)

Log-in

Human Verification

In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.



Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On



All times are GMT -5. The time now is 07:05 AM.


Copyright 2002-2015 FocusFanatics.com. All Rights Reserved : Privacy Policy : Advertise Information

Focus Fanatics Ford Focus Forum offers many fun ways for you to engage with other Ford Focus Owners from across the world. Whether it be about the aftermarket performance modifications, technical how-to's, European tuned suspension or awesome fuel economy similar to the Mazda CX-3, Audi S3, Mazda MX-5 Miata and Acura TLX. You can find all Ford Focus, Focus ST and Focus RS related information here. Join our Ford Focus discussion forums and chat with local Focus enthusiasts in your area. If you own other makes have a look at Challenger Hellcat Forum, Charger Hellcat Forum, Cadillac ATS-V Forum, Cadillac ATS Forum, Cadillac CTS-V Forum, Lexus RC-F Forum, Lexus GS-F Forum, Mercedes GLA Forum, Mercedes GLE Forum, Civic Type-R Forum and Volvo XC90 Forum.





Search Engine Optimization by vBSEO 3.6.1