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Old 01-30-2008, 07:38 PM   #1
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Need a Warm up for the Race Season? 1st Annual FF Go-Kart Grand Prix !!!

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I got to thinking today that we could all use a warm up to get ready for the track & AX season.

Sooooo....

Why don't we do a GTG in Sterling, VA and take a few go-karts for a spin?

All Sport Grand Prix is an INDOOR racing facility that features formula go-karts. These aren't your garden variety go-karts, but rather are capable of 40 MPH.

http://www.allsportsgp.com

Full safety gear is required and is part of your admission fee if you do not have your own.

I would suggest that we do a "Sprint Race" format with multiple heats. Trophies are awarded to the top 3 finishers.

Format is as follows:

Random starting position for qualifying. Fastest lap time per driver determines starting position for the heat race. 10 lap qualifier.

RACE: Starting positions determined. FORTY (40) Lap race for position.

Total time is close to 1.5 hours.

When we finish, migrate to a local establishment to share a few adult beverages, make accusations and excuses complete with full blown lies.

Cost is approximately $75 per driver. We would need a minimum of 8 drivers to reserve the track time. Must be 18 and in the greater Washington DC area to participate - unless you want ot make the drive!

Who's interested? I can make arrangements once we get confirmation of participation.


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Old 01-31-2008, 04:31 AM   #2
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damn, you guys have all the fun. my "warm up has been endless lapping on forza2"s version of road america. i know it aint real racing but its what ive got..
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Old 01-31-2008, 07:35 AM   #3
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hmmmmm, depending on when you want to do this I may make the trip down. It's only a 5 hour drive for me.
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Because of coordination lead time I was thinking mid to late February on a Saturday.
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Late Feb on a Saturday would work well for me. In fact, the 23rd would be ideal *hint hint*
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