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Old 08-09-2007, 09:50 PM   #1
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TRACK: NEW VIDEO - COBRA Hunting and better resolution

ENJOY !!

This is from the SVTOA event earlier this year.

If anyone doubts that tires make a difference...

I am running Hoosier Grand Am Cup tires.




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Old 08-10-2007, 12:06 AM   #2
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wow. fear the hatckback, i love it
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Cobras don't like the sharp corners...

One correction. The event took place in March. SCCA PDX was in May. Got my dates screwed up...
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I wanna do it!!!! I wanna do it!!!

I gotta go to one of them...I missed one a while back. After I get out of the Army I will go to them
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If anyone doubts that tires make a difference...

I am running Hoosier Grand Am Cup tires.
Nice video. Looks like a fun course. Especially the little embankment/cement turn.

Werd on the tire tip. While at the svtoa event in michigan another focus owner had Hankook Ventis r-compound tires (I believe) and I couldn't keep up with him at all on street tires.

And nothing like getting the pass signal from a Cobra.
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Old 08-10-2007, 10:22 AM   #6
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thanks!

Tires wins races!
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ok i have one quastion....will my sedan handle as good as this fairly stock SVTF.....?
im running KW springs 1.6", KYB AGX strut/shocks,front strut bar, tranny moutn

my tires are crap....but what im saying is if i get better tires would this be a good car for lapping?
im also looking into getting sway bars
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Get a big rear sway bar and a good alignment. Negative camber in the front helps too. Any focus with a stick is good for lapping.
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Yep. Very capable cars out of the box.
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wow awesome! ! ! nice driving pal!
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