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Old 10-25-2007, 05:02 PM   #71
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Just one of the cooler photos from a local event.



Me at the event. That black Protege wagon back there is what I was co-driving while my RX-8 was in the shop. VERY quick car, turboed and with full suspension. We got in to the top 3 raw times that day, only beaten by a Nationals driver in a prepared S2000 and a formula car.



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Old 11-07-2007, 11:51 AM   #72
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i love them protege wagons, i was very close to buying one, i love how they look
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Old 11-07-2007, 12:23 PM   #73
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Auto-X 2007





2006





2005






2004



oops......




Hallett vid: http://jason.hodges.cc/Ataru/Hallett...07/hallett.wmv

Auto-x vid: http://jason.hodges.cc/Ataru/Autocro...06-23-Run3.wmv

Oops vid: http://jason.hodges.cc/Ataru/Autocro...0Autocross.wmv
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Old 11-09-2007, 06:30 PM   #74
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are you sponsored ataru?

also how much different is it to autox in the rain? ive never had a autox where it wasnt sunny...
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Old 11-09-2007, 10:37 PM   #75
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are you sponsored ataru?

also how much different is it to autox in the rain? ive never had a autox where it wasnt sunny...

Not sponsored, I just like to make my car look fancy for auto-x events since it's pretty basic as a daily driver. In those 2007 auto-x pictures, 2 of those magnets (RS Racing and SPS)I was required to run because those pictures were taken at a Divisional Event.

As for auto-x in the rain, it's the same as in the dry, but the car reaches the limit much quicker. If you've ever wanted to know what your car would handle like at the absolute limit at about 100mph, just drvie it at an auto-x in the rain. Same sensation, it all just happens at a much slower speed.
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Old 11-09-2007, 11:52 PM   #76
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hmmm interesting......i setup a autox course in the mall parking lot with subway boxes 2 days before christmas back in 05 and it was pretty intense
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Old 11-10-2007, 11:42 AM   #77
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Not a real auto-x event but some driving in a racing circuit in Lithuania
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very cool shots DonatasSVT, i love the reiger front bumper!
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These are from when my car was almost stock and only had 3500 miles on it. I was still kinda new to stick shift.



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Thanks, Klondike. Yeah Rieger bumper is nice but i has some drawbacks. It doesn't attach well in the sides and there's a little gap (it is designed for european focus). Also, it sits quite low. I'm planning to buy coilovers some day and I'm not sure if I will be able to drive thru speed bumps without tearing it off. But overall I still like it
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