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Old 11-02-2012, 01:19 PM   #92131
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Werd... Nationals is a whole different animal. I was happy to be in the top half my first time out. Second year I screwed myself out of 3rd and ended up in 6th. Still a trophy in ESP though but left with less enthusiasim even with the hardware.
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Old 11-02-2012, 01:28 PM   #92132
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Werd... Nationals is a whole different animal. I was happy to be in the top half my first time out. Second year I screwed myself out of 3rd and ended up in 6th. Still a trophy in ESP though but left with less enthusiasim even with the hardware.
Indeed!
I hope next year to move up a lot! day 1 this year included runs 4-6 that I had ever done in the grape (which is unlike anything I'd raced up to that point)

by day 2 of nationals I was 2 seconds closer to the "fast guys" than I was the day before.

hopefully next season taking a car I've driven non stop for 2 years will help me have a better shot at national hardware.
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Old 11-02-2012, 01:40 PM   #92133
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The grape, literally the 2 lowest HP cars I've ever raced have been my favorite. everything else is too heavy/understeery/lame even if they do have more power.

the BMW is close with the R comp grip but its down on power and has to have the perfect line to make it behave like a proper RWD car.
Sean's neon behaves more like a RWD car than most RWD cars I've driven.
Is why I want the G with the intake spacer and tune on slicks. All the same grin as the 330 with the extra power/tq. Should be super fun when that eventually goes down.
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Old 11-02-2012, 01:50 PM   #92134
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I'm ok with Momo being second to the grape... her name means peach anyways :P

Fruit names... making autocross cars awesomer... :P

my first autocross was in 2005... in my slow automatic zetec focus...



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Holy balls what an ugly summanabitch!

also I forgot you me and word all had same color cars

I remember before I knew you guys it seemed like whenever I'd want to buy something off the marketplace for my car I'd be like "damn one of those other red focus michigan guys bought it"

also had to go back a ways but this is first recorded picture I have of me auto-xing
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Old 11-02-2012, 02:19 PM   #92135
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Holy balls what an ugly summanabitch!

also I forgot you me and word all had same color cars

I remember before I knew you guys it seemed like whenever I'd want to buy something off the marketplace for my car I'd be like "damn one of those other red focus michigan guys bought it"

also had to go back a ways but this is first recorded picture I have of me auto-xing
I have the motor from that car gutted and ready for ARP hardware, Probe 9.0:1 pistons, Eagle rods, etc :)
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Old 11-02-2012, 02:21 PM   #92136
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also I forgot you me and word all had same color cars

I remember before I knew you guys it seemed like whenever I'd want to buy something off the marketplace for my car I'd be like "damn one of those other red focus michigan guys bought it"
Good first color focus to have!
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Old 11-02-2012, 02:39 PM   #92137
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Need driver mount for mazda, it's toast w/2 other poly mounts.

Looking at this:
http://www.streetunit.com/MAZDASPEED...sure0523-3.htm

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Old 11-02-2012, 03:24 PM   #92138
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woooooot! learned how to do super slowmo with the GoPro cameras....this will be fun
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Old 11-02-2012, 03:31 PM   #92139
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Gay color lol. I had silver 02 svt. Silver 03 jrsc svt. And likely blue or white St not sure yet
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Old 11-02-2012, 04:46 PM   #92140
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bahahaha "way to rub it in":
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