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  • Lawineer's Avatar
    23 Minutes Ago
    The sticky pirellis. I have my choice of the ones that are 9 years old or the ones that got delivered yesterday lol
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    13 Hours Ago
    Got SRF waiting to go in. Never go to track on factory fluid. If you’re going to the track, get track pads. There is no in between pad unless you...
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    17 Hours Ago
    I bought some pads. Very few cars I've driven could do a track day on factory pads. Lotus elise and for some reason, BMW Ms, despite the weight and...
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    1 Day Ago
    My race blew a trans. Had a track day planned sunday with friends and 13 gts is the only option. I’m a fairly good driver- by no stretch pro- but...
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    1 Day Ago
    The car is pretty stiff. I doubt the sway bars or stiffer springs would be helpful without added aero and very sticky tires. Stiffer suspension isn't...
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    1 Day Ago
    Lawineer replied to a thread Launch Edition on BaT in Gen V
    I got mine done in Dallas and it was $16xx for full front, splitter, rockers and mirrors with tax. I dont see any need to wrap my rear bumper or...
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  • Lawineer's Avatar
    2 Days Ago
    Oh and here are pics. Some are from the dealer- he just took it out to take pictures for himself (I guess he's into that). The ones in a garage are...
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    2 Days Ago
    I agree with your assessment. The Corvette is a fantastic car. The Viper is a fantastic car. I very clearly see why the Corvette outsold the Viper. I...
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    2 Days Ago
    Lawineer replied to a thread Launch Edition on BaT in Gen V
    To add to the insanity, the buyer also has to pay fees on top of it. I bet that ends closer to $145k for the buyer.
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    2 Days Ago
    Lawineer replied to a thread Launch Edition on BaT in Gen V
    I’m new here, but you guys have your wives join the forum too!?
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    2 Days Ago
    Lawineer replied to a thread Launch Edition on BaT in Gen V
    Dang. I paid $95k for the same exact car with a different paint scheme with (almost) the same mileage. I know, not launch edition, but dang.
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    2 Days Ago
    Lawineer replied to a thread BlackFlag Automotive BEWARE in Gen V
    Why would someone name their dealership "black flag automotive"?
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    3 Days Ago
    You could easily walk out of the dealership with a base for about $75k, which was about the same level of options as a GTS- maybe more. The Z06 was...
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    3 Days Ago
    Strength is strength. You make it the shape/thickness you want. Aluminum lets you hit your target for less weight for a bunch of reasons (even though...
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    3 Days Ago
    They really could have lowered the center of gravity a lot but dropping the engine and transmission several inches, and consequently the hoodline...
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    3 Days Ago
    Lawineer replied to a thread Driving Withdrawal in Gen V
    NJ has to be the worst. Bad weather, no good mountains, traffic all the time, not many easily accessible race tracks :lol:
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    3 Days Ago
    I'm in Texas, but I'm fortunate enough to have a private membership to a local track and friends that can take me as guests to other ones. I can go...
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  • Lawineer's Avatar
    3 Days Ago
    This. Heel toe is harder on the street than track. If you're only using slight brake pressure, like you do on the street, you probably don't have to...
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    3 Days Ago
    Lawineer replied to a thread Driving Withdrawal in Gen V
    Went to undergrad in Michigan. I had enough of that. Not only could I not drive sports cars half the year, I had to have a daily driver that would...
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  • Lawineer's Avatar
    4 Days Ago
    Thank! Didn’t feel like something was wrong. Steering in general is heavy anyway. Btw: how does a car like this have a wet sump? Lol.
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    4 Days Ago
    Found a few breaks in the rain and drove her around a bit more. Falling in love. I notice power steering is very limited at slow speed. Is that...
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    4 Days Ago
    Driving a slow car fast is a lot more fun than driving a fast car slow. 20MPH off pace in a turn is pretty darn "slow" relative to capabilities of...
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    4 Days Ago
    With regard to driving to the limits, in the roughly 25 miles I've driven my new GTS around, I can tell it's a vehicle that's hard to get everything...
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    4 Days Ago
    GT3RS was 2 seconds faster than ACR at the Ring? That's like like 0.4 seconds at a regular track. Driver can make a huge difference, too. It's...
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    4 Days Ago
    VIR was repaved after the 2016 lightning lap (late 2016, so I'd assume so, anyway). They're fine to get a general idea of what a car can do, but...
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    5 Days Ago
    I had R888R on my Grand Sport for track use. They were fine, but not that great (I'm guessing due to 20% of the contact patch being voids). The big...
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    1 Week Ago
    If your rotors overheat and have problems due to heat, your pads are probably on fire as is your brake fluid. Also, there are very few global rotor...
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  • Lawineer's Avatar
    1 Week Ago
    I think they're a drag oriented street tire, right? I'd want more road course oriented. Thank you though. BTW: I've seen people suggest cup2 tires...
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    1 Week Ago
    Iron rotors are, more or less, all the same. 99% of a rotor is its geometry (vanes, directional or not, wavy, etc), surface (drilled, slotted, blank,...
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    1 Week Ago
    Got it in my garage! Had to leave for work but I'm excited. Holy crap it's low. Like the rear wheel gap is less than an inch. Is that normal with...
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2013 GTS- Venom Black w/ Gunmetal stripes
2014 BRZ: Race/track car. Full retarded
2011 Lexus GX460: Daily

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