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Old 06-29-2009, 08:35 PM   #1
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Going to my First HDPE Event In August

Well I'm going to try to pursue my racing career while im in college and such, and will be atending the HPDE #1 Event in august at Mid-Ohio, With my SVT Focus :). Anything i should have or be aware of? I will Be running it for 2 days, i dont want to rush anything.


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Old 06-30-2009, 07:34 PM   #2
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Get some redline power steering fluid and fresh fluid for your brakes. Otherwise you should be fine. Be sure to wear sunscreen and drink lots of water. The Capaldi's should be there with their toter home and you can hang out on their compound.

I might go to that event and run TTE.
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Go here to get all the basics and then some.

Enjoy!


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Old 07-09-2009, 12:59 AM   #4
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That track isn't too hard on brakes, but i would recommend bringing some extra coolant!!! i always do on race days.
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