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Old 08-25-2004, 02:47 PM   #11
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Not yet. For one my exhaust hasnt come in yet (taking forever). And two Mid-terms for this summer session are still going. But ill definately race him when both mid-terms are over and i get my exhaust and STS.
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Old 08-25-2004, 02:49 PM   #12
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sounds good, let us know what happens even if this thread gets lost 4-5 pages down
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Old 08-25-2004, 03:48 PM   #13
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oh dont worry ill make a whole new post (probably name it Raced a GSR , or beat a GSR lol)
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Ill be looking for "Beat a GSR"
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Old 08-25-2004, 05:53 PM   #15
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I raced a honda civic that had a b18 engine swap into it last friday at the track. He ended up doing o.k. but I still beat him. I ran a 16.08 and he ran a 15.98 which was about his best time. I won because of my reaction time but I was also running way slower than normal. He was way slow off the launch but came on strong at the end with his vetec. I have also beat several SI's too, the older ones and new ones. You can beat him
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b18c? or b18b? either your at a high elevation or he cant drive... a b18c in a civic easily runs low 15's. unless it was a b18b
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Old 08-26-2004, 01:12 AM   #17
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a b18c is type r right?my cousin had a 93 hatch with a b18 non vtec in it he ran high 15s
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a b18c is type r right?my cousin had a 93 hatch with a b18 non vtec in it he ran high 15s
b18c1 is the GSR; b18c5 is the Type-R; b18b is the non vtec GSR

yeah, that makes sense if its a b18b, but not a b18c.

hell, an Si motor in a 96 style hatch is neck and neck with a GSR. With a GSR in a hatch, that should easily be hitting 15 flat
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WTF frush? seems like your loosing spirit in street racing.
Ya know i want to get street racing into the olympics by 2008, so dont hate on me practicing for it.
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Old 08-26-2004, 05:05 AM   #20
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I'm with frush - don't race - i've lost family & friends to street racing don't do it it's not worth it. You can be the man without racing the car...
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