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    If anybody is interested in a car that has proven...

    If anybody is interested in a car that has proven it can run in the top 10 (at least in the dry! :)), my car is for sale:...
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    You can't practice the day of the timed event,...

    You can't practice the day of the timed event, but of course are free to go run the tracks in the weeks and months beforehand. They usually have the tracks and routes published a few months in...
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    Couple more videos. In general kept things very...

    Couple more videos. In general kept things very careful in the brake zones, with very late apexes for safety-

    Road America in the dry:

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nkNMp4VhxSA

    Brainerd...
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    Here's my wet morning session at Road America,...

    Here's my wet morning session at Road America, first laps ever at this track. Car still had too much rear brake bias so every braking zone was very slow and gentle, and I took very late apexes to...
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    Nice to have met you George, Todd, and Mark, and...

    Nice to have met you George, Todd, and Mark, and Steve Loudin if you’re on here. I think the weather prevented the Vipers from showing all that well but it was a great time regardless.

    We took...
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    Have to have at least 2 people, no powered...

    Have to have at least 2 people, no powered support vehicles allowed (ok to tow a trailer).

    The GTR broke so it's Andy's to lose now. The GT2RS or TTRS may give him a run but they're a ways behind...
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    Has to be 200 treadwear, one single set has to...

    Has to be 200 treadwear, one single set has to last the whole week. The Gen5 ACR Kumho is excluded. Most of the top cars are on some variety of Michelin Pilot, mostly the Pilot Sport 4S.

    On the...
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    Thanks Bill and Dan! Car is on a 2-car trailer,...

    Thanks Bill and Dan! Car is on a 2-car trailer, already on its way to Indiana.

    Bill, if there are any emergency Viper needs during the event, is there someone at Woodhouse we can call?

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  9. That’d be super helpful, thanks Silver!!

    That’d be super helpful, thanks Silver!!
  10. Anyone have some good in car video of this track?...

    Anyone have some good in car video of this track? One Lap of America is going there this year, would be helpful to see shift points, line, and steering inputs for the track from a good driver....
  11. Thread: Going faster

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    It kinda depends on your starting point. In a Gen...

    It kinda depends on your starting point. In a Gen 1 or 2 you might want to do brakes before doing the stuff to make it turn better.

    Something like a Gen 4 or 5 ACR though, is already going to stop...
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    Dan is great (has done lots for my car) but if...

    Dan is great (has done lots for my car) but if you want to get back to the one who put that car together, can contact Erik Messley at EMI.
    I knew a previous owner of the car. Does it still have the...
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    Great time for your first time there Arizona!...

    Great time for your first time there Arizona! What can you share about the car’s spec?
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    Had to go back and look. Thought I’d done a mix...

    Had to go back and look. Thought I’d done a mix but it turns out I used straight Redline D4 ATF. It worked fine on track but now there’s puddles of it all over inside the trailer. :-( Viper has...
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    Transmission lube recommendation for track

    Tracked my car for the first time recently at Buttonwillow in CA. Car is a Gen4 ACR conversion, with all the basic bolt-on power upgrades.

    Apparently got the transmission hot enough to ventilate...
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    Wasn't born an ACR but we can all aspire to...

    Wasn't born an ACR but we can all aspire to greatness right?
    http://www.rhoadescamaro.com/build/wp-content/uploads/2019/03/Red-Group-825am-Sweeper-BW1_7582_Mar0319_CaliPhoto.jpg
  17. I’ve had a set for sale for months for like...

    I’ve had a set for sale for months for like $1400 and they haven’t moved. Just don’t think people are buying Viper stuff much any more.
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    I could be mistaken, but anticipate people...

    I could be mistaken, but anticipate people probably aren't changing ride heights for the track and commute portions of One Lap? Instead choosing a single compromise setup, with maybe only shock...
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    What sort of ride heights do people usually go...

    What sort of ride heights do people usually go with on an ACR? Is 4” front 5.5” rear too low given all the street miles?
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    2019 One Lap of America

    I see there’s a couple other Vipers registered, anyone from this board? This will be my first time doing the event, curious if the vets could share any Viper-specific wisdom to help out a lap pup. ...
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    Dude I owe you a beer, that was it! Never would...

    Dude I owe you a beer, that was it! Never would have checked that one. So many thanks!!
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    Adjustable pedals not moving in 2008

    Hi folks,
    Bought my second Viper last week, previously a 2004 Mamba, now a 2008 coupe. Love the cars for autocross.

    This car is in great shape, low miles (5000) but I noticed the power pedal...
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