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Old 04-09-2006, 08:03 PM   #1
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my first autoX event

i first want to say that auto crossing is one of the most fun things i have done is quite some time. On this meet on 4/9/2006 i had 3 runs and 1 "fun run" and i let me buddy, who drives a '92 prelude do a "fun run" also with my car. My runs were:

(1) 66.5
(2) 62.7
(3) 61.4
(fun) 60.5
(fun2) 57.4 my buddy took out 1 cone on though


On all 4 of my runs i took out 0 cones, so that was a victory in itself, and i improved on every run. Also to get an idea of the track the average run was mid 50's and the best of the day was an insane WRX STI that ran a 46.7.... holy balls was he flying and my buddy's best was a 54.?? in his 'lude. Also i posted a video of my 2nd run, it may take a while to load and it's in .mov type so watch... enjoy... give feedback, thanks.


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Old 04-09-2006, 10:20 PM   #2
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awesome.
i'd love to autoX too.
congrats.
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Old 04-09-2006, 10:32 PM   #3
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Glad you got out there. It takes a little while to grow progressively faster, but having fun is what it's all about. I've dropped significantly in times from the slowest to the middle of the pack, so you'll eventually get there too. The focus is a great autocrosser (not the best, but by far not the worst). Did you happen to get any pictures as well?
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Old 04-10-2006, 08:52 AM   #4
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yeah i got a few pics, check out my photo gallery and you can see 3 that i posted here
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Excellent, the more seat time you get the lower your times will go! It's addicting but safer than racing on the street.
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Old 04-10-2006, 02:03 PM   #6
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Sweetness.
So, ya got bit by the AutoCross bug, did ya?!

focusedaddiction and I had our 1st event this last weekend.
Thank God...Seems like forever since the last one.
But....I'm not going to jack your thread any further...

Keep up the good work, gitar111.
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Old 04-10-2006, 02:59 PM   #7
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WOOT! That is good to hear another first-time autcrosser got the fever!

Keep working on your line and kick some HONDA ASS!
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