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774 Replies and 38447 Views jaxAutoHottie  38447  774 Started by  JaxAutoHottie
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Anyone in the North Florida area want to be my autocross buddy None of my friends are into cars. Just lookin to meet some new people with similar intrest. :D
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by  RX 555Jump to last post
01/10/2017 3:00 AM
0 Replies and 1310 Views New tires just arrived in the nick of time  1310  0 Started by  bsc7080psc &160;New &160;to AutoX and it was time for new tires as well. Set of BFG T/A KDW (225/45-17) arrived last week. This week, Wednesday, heading in to get them mounted, road force balanced, as well as a 4 wheel alignment. &160;All just in time for my trip out to UPS on Sunday ( Louisville, Airport) &160; &160;
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02/28/2010 7:32 PM
10 Replies and 1554 Views Best 5 door for AutoX???  1554  10 Started by  JDM Howdy,   This is my first post and I’m looking for info. I currently own a 1991 Toyota Corolla AE92 front wheel drive wagon. I like the old car, but I will have to put some money in it shortly as it will need a new clutch and the motor is burning a bit of oil. I’m not ready yet to go autox but eventually this is the plan. So should I spend the cash on my current car or should I invest in something better and or newer I need a 5 door vehicle because it needs to be practical.   Her...
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by  ViperKillerWannabeJump to last post
04/22/2008 8:09 PM
0 Replies and 1271 Views New To Autocross  1271  0 Started by  flyin fred Hi, I am new to autocross, but not new to racing. Twenty plus years road racing motorcycles and go karts.  I've got a 1990 Miata with HD front and rear sway bars and Tokia gas shocks with Flyin Miata springs (1.00' drop).  It also has a cold air induction and a momo racing seat.  I have a set of 17' wheels and another set of 14' wheels.  I was planning on using the 14' for the race tires. What would be the suggested tire size and choice.  I have been considering Kumho V...
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02/02/2008 6:40 PM
1 Replies and 1017 Views Noob to Autocrossing  1017  1 Started by  James D Hey my name is James, I own a 2000 Subaru Impreza 2.5RS. It is a great autocross vehicle and I plan to finally make use of it by participating in the last autocross of 2007 at Rantoul Aviation Center in the Champaign IL area. I'll be in the area for a JDM show the day before so I figured I may as well pop my autocross cherry on my way back home. I'm pretty exited and a little nervous. I guess I'll just get there early and get everything figured out. I'll probably get owned since it will be my fi...
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by  LynnJump to last post
11/07/2007 11:26 PM
2 Replies and 1007 Views car mod advice  1007  2 Started by  Solless I will be starting solos next year in the STS2 category with my 1997 del Sol. I was wondering what sort of upgrades you guys think are most important to be competitive in solos and in the STS2 category. Currently the car has upper front and rear strut bars. Vented and slotted power slot rotors with brembo racing brake pads and lowering springs (which I will be replacing). It also has an intake that I need to replace. What else might you suggest and where do you guys shop for your parts
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by  bumsaramaJump to last post
11/03/2007 3:08 PM
4 Replies and 1312 Views how much time AM i leaving on the course??  1312  4 Started by  XJDano so I think I am OK at driving my car. I know I don't get 100 out of it, but I would like to try to compare my times to another more experienced driver. I usualy don't let anyone I don't know touch anything of mine, but in thise case, it's pretty much the same thing. So to anyone who would like to co-drive the metro at an event I would really appreciate it. In HS I can guess I am right where I need to be on times, because I usualy end up in third 10 secons behind first and clost to 5 second...
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by  BDSCT51Jump to last post
07/09/2007 9:10 AM
22 Replies and 4198 Views Looking for a Helmet  4198  22 Started by  Woofie2
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I have an HJC helmet that fits but it does not have a Snell rating, the one I have is HJC CL-31 Racer Helmet, in XXXL (sold as DOT and Snell approved, but according to HJC&39;s site only upto XXL are Snell approved)I have been trying to find a helmet that will fit, that has a rating, (the 2x loaner helmet might have broken foam because of me)my head measures 25 and 1/4 inches around from just above my eyebrows, above my ears to the back of my head.(trust me having a head that a 25 1/4...
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by  DaveWJump to last post
07/02/2007 12:01 PM
5 Replies and 1669 Views Cone blind  1669  5 Started by  Old and slow I attended an event this weekend and found that I go 'cone blind'. All  can see is orange I become disoriented and lose my way. I had a great time even though I came in dead last. I have some track experience but I find auto-x intense and very challenging. Any and all advice, ideas, whatever will be greatly appreciated.   Thanks  
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by  krekJump to last post
06/26/2007 6:11 PM
1 Replies and 1007 Views Looking for events  1007  1 Started by  wbs Am brand new to autocross, and would like to know where to find schedules of events for autocross events around the New York City area.  Thanks!
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by  mugwumpJump to last post
06/21/2007 9:44 AM
3 Replies and 1123 Views Novice looking for advice.  1123  3 Started by  jdmtunedmx3 Hey guys, My name is Jay, I am 22 yrs old and from Muskegon area ,Michigan. I drive a 92 Mazda MX-3 GS (1.8L DOHC V6) . It has some work into it. Ive been doing alot of reading on autocross and finally am going to go through with it. My first event is the 13th of May. I have alot of questions that need answered. First off what can I do to my car to get it setup as the ultimate solo machine what is allowed and what isnt, I know it varies by class but the SCCA said they dont really have a c...
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by  JamesEJump to last post
05/11/2007 1:35 PM
10 Replies and 3159 Views Autocross Tips  3159  10 Started by  christoc Alright, it&39;s time to start up the 2007 Autocross season with some helpful tips. Post your tips here, for the newb, or veteran.
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by  JamesEJump to last post
01/17/2007 5:06 PM
4 Replies and 1113 Views Whatsup Guys  1113  4 Started by  DrftKingIII Hey guys I'm new to the site and thought id introduce myself. My name is mike and i live in St louis Missouri. I have a friend, Mark, who is really into autocross and he got me into it. Im 15 and I have a 93 240sx. Its bodykitted(which is all molded), tinted windows, rims, paint, and smoked taillights. I swapped a 95 KA24DE in it with about 50k miles on it and so far it has Nology spark plugs and wires, intake, test pipe, and Apexi N1 exhaust. Also it has a 2-way LSD from Nismo. Im an avid ...
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by  John PJump to last post
01/03/2007 7:02 PM
1 Replies and 955 Views H stock questions  955  1 Started by  kirkm1976 I want to try this.  Unfortunately my only option is my 1995 saturn sw1 5 speed.  I gather it is h stock.  The only mod is the interior from an SL2 because mine was trashed.  Will this be a problem.  I believe they built some SL and SL1's with the SL2 interiors in 95 as this was the end of the model and they were getting rid of stuff.  However I don't know about the wagons or if this is an issue either way.
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by  mugwumpJump to last post
12/06/2006 9:36 PM
14 Replies and 1283 Views Somewhat new, just wondering about something  1283  14 Started by  Singleslammer Hi, I am somewhat new to auto-x and new to this forum. I have been racing my SVT focus, but have a 90&39; nissan 240sx that I am wanting to prepare for either GS or STS. I was wondering which I could be more competitive in. I know that I couldnt probably compete with the Minis, but I am not sure how the car (and me) would preform with r-compunds. I was just curious what you fellow racers would suggest to someone who is lost in the classes.
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by  SingleslammerJump to last post
11/01/2006 1:06 PM
2 Replies and 959 Views looking for an event, new to this  959  2 Started by  lhsgolfer hey I&39;m looking for an event, it&39;ll be my dad and I in his 1987 300zx and we live in libertyville, when and where is the next event
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by  christocJump to last post
09/27/2006 6:44 PM
2 Replies and 940 Views Hey does anyone know...  940  2 Started by  steddy2112 ...anything about motorcycle soloII events If you have any info lettme know, thanks!
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by  98DohcRTJump to last post
09/07/2006 5:54 PM
4 Replies and 1680 Views first go 'round in da grocery-getter  1680  4 Started by  grinner it&39;s all over now. Totally addicted. Only takes one time.http://ModdinArt.com/autoX.wmvsorry &39;bout the shaky camera work. I was like, driving and stuff.
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by  LynnJump to last post
08/15/2006 11:26 AM
3 Replies and 982 Views Carbon Fiber?  982  3 Started by  Waybous I know carbon fiber is real big in the Import world, but if there is carbon fiber on a car will it be place into another class as far a S.C.C.A. rules go. I kinda figured that CF hoods, doors, deck lids, and fenders would put you into a higher class, but what about CF dash, seats, intakes, and small things like that. Also will the same rules apply to replacing steel with fiberglass
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by  WaybousJump to last post
06/23/2006 12:05 AM
2 Replies and 1077 Views what psi to use, and what handling to expect with over-width tires  1077  2 Started by  root I am getting 225/45/17 RT615 tires for the stock 17x6.5J wheels on the mazda3.  The tire size is a bit too wide for the rim, but I see many people using tires that are waay too wide for the rim at autocross events, so I assume the effects of this sort of mismatch are well understood. My questions are: what pressure should I run the tires at for autocross  For the stock tires (205/50/17) I was watching rollover, and ran the lowest pressure that would not allow any (41 psi for eagle R...
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by  rootJump to last post
06/22/2006 9:06 PM
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