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Re: TODAYS QUICK PIC
« Reply #705 on: October 25, 2017, 11:00:09 PM »
Agreed that doesn't look like Thruxton, but that is certainly the colour scheme of the fleet that ran experiences at Thruxton. A group of RX8OC members, me included,  had a great day out down there on circuit driving the fleet a few years back.
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Re: TODAYS QUICK PIC
« Reply #706 on: October 25, 2017, 11:07:43 PM »
Part of winter project is to get fd to 90dB...really wanna scare the life outta myself in the fd...see how fast i can take Church...lol.

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Re: TODAYS QUICK PIC
« Reply #707 on: October 26, 2017, 08:27:14 AM »
FD with 90Db... Impossible...
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Re: TODAYS QUICK PIC
« Reply #708 on: October 26, 2017, 12:31:46 PM »
Easy least just need 3 quality  straight through muffs, maybe a new sports cat too. Won’t be cheap though


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Re: TODAYS QUICK PIC
« Reply #709 on: October 26, 2017, 02:06:19 PM »
92 atmo...at 4500rpm...Castle Combe test..
Which should be the same test at Thruxton...car presently has a home made custom silenced mid pipe...maybe abit bigger n longer to pass the static...and a little lift down main straight ....westy got no chance though.


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Re: TODAYS QUICK PIC
« Reply #710 on: October 26, 2017, 02:29:23 PM »
Never lift. Lol


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Re: TODAYS QUICK PIC
« Reply #711 on: October 26, 2017, 02:33:41 PM »
Been reliably informed drive by monitor is on main straight...thatll be 3rd hooking 4th...eek!

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Re: TODAYS QUICK PIC
« Reply #712 on: October 26, 2017, 02:39:59 PM »
Just get out the bribes, much easier


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Re: TODAYS QUICK PIC
« Reply #713 on: October 26, 2017, 02:51:55 PM »
My Neighbour m3 compact passes noise...but it has a divider attach to the rear tail pipes...might catch the rear of the car alight on an fd Lol...
Gotta give it ago really enjoy the circuit...so fast..you just dab the brakes 2/3 of it....in the 140bhp mx5...scaring doing 100 to 120 for that 2/3 of circuit and car feels light on the apexes...on the limit...it aint going back til its got a cage init...Coltie nearly fixed 88dB...just waiting on mot..ive done the gearbox n cambelt but need to revist the autotensioner now ive found some info online i need to check its tensioned right...need an mot so i can drive and check 2nd hand gb ok and then hopefully get there in Colt for 1 more this year...

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Re: TODAYS QUICK PIC
« Reply #714 on: October 26, 2017, 05:08:31 PM »
Well 92 db is really quiet for an FD... I quess no FD here in Finland is as quiet as yours is

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Re: TODAYS QUICK PIC
« Reply #715 on: October 26, 2017, 07:59:45 PM »
Just to revisit, I didn't actually say it was at Thruxton  :P, just that it was one of the cars of that colour scheme we drove there. ;)
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Re: TODAYS QUICK PIC
« Reply #716 on: October 26, 2017, 08:31:51 PM »
Thats ok ...bet it was epic fun...

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Re: TODAYS QUICK PIC
« Reply #717 on: November 08, 2017, 07:38:37 PM »
Check this out! Brab mobile!

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Re: TODAYS QUICK PIC
« Reply #718 on: November 08, 2017, 07:45:52 PM »
What the hell...awesome...snow cooled ?

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« Reply #719 on: November 08, 2017, 07:48:06 PM »
Brilliant! I never knew they used rotaries in snowmobiles  :great:
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