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by TedV
Wed Mar 16, 2005 12:03 am
Forum: SCCA General Discussion
Topic: Helmet & Exhaust Rules
Replies: 3
Views: 1010

dang Scott, you have plenty of time to type all the helmet rules out :P

as long as it's a SA or M95 or M00 (no not a cow) should be ok
by TedV
Tue Mar 15, 2005 8:46 pm
Forum: SCCA General Discussion
Topic: Discontinued A3S04's
Replies: 3
Views: 1060

Discontinued A3S04's

Hoosier A3S04’s are now available through the dealers on discontinued pricing, about 40% off. After April 1st they will be available directly from Hoosier on a first call first sent basis. The local Knoxville dealer, Appalachian Race Tire can be reached at (865) 681-6622
by TedV
Thu Mar 10, 2005 12:04 pm
Forum: SCCA General Discussion
Topic: Atlanta National Tour and Pro Solo: Who is going?
Replies: 35
Views: 6417

I'm on the fence for the nat tour.... Pilson is trying to talk me into it. It would be good experience at a national level course. wonder how bad I'd get my buttt whooped :? ... only one way to find out 8)
by TedV
Fri Mar 04, 2005 10:00 pm
Forum: SCCA Classifieds
Topic: wtb open dovetail trailer
Replies: 10
Views: 1801

dang nice... umm.. do they do enclosed trailers????
by TedV
Fri Mar 04, 2005 9:50 pm
Forum: SCCA General Discussion
Topic: Do we autox in the snow?!
Replies: 21
Views: 2512

I seen um racin school bus's down at tha local roundy round track running figure 8'ish... they had more than 2 on cource at a time... but then they were also racin crashum up style too :lol:
by TedV
Tue Feb 15, 2005 10:36 pm
Forum: SCCA Classifieds
Topic: F Street Prepared Scirocco for sale
Replies: 23
Views: 4649

It just takes some time, tools, and books. You would be surprised how far VisschusVW has come since he first started autocrossing. Yup, I was tired of paying some else to screw up my car repairs... figured worse I could do is screw it up for free. but then, I built scale models for years, R/C airpl...
by TedV
Tue Feb 15, 2005 10:15 pm
Forum: SCCA General Discussion
Topic: Looks like SM is DOMINATING!
Replies: 24
Views: 3343

I just made it 11. several more folks that usually show, not entered yet. Wonder if we can make SM a run group by itself?
by TedV
Tue Feb 15, 2005 10:09 pm
Forum: SCCA General Discussion
Topic: 2/20/05 - Regional Event #1
Replies: 22
Views: 4045

Yeah, over the past 10+ years from racers. I'd also be willing to bet some of those parts didn't necessarily come from VWs. :lol: Hey.. even the coil overs on the AutoX car are used off a VW.... came off my road race car.. :lol: the aluminum drivers seat is used (freebie sort of) out of Mark Coffin...
by TedV
Sat Feb 12, 2005 12:51 pm
Forum: SCCA General Discussion
Topic: 2/20/05 - Regional Event #1
Replies: 22
Views: 4045

Dentspeed66 wrote:Yeh, esp. fear the dollars to spend. :lol:
we're sposed to spend money in SM??? I'm just runnin a bunch of VW parts I've scrounged up... junkyard parts... :lol: 8) :twisted:
by TedV
Fri Jan 14, 2005 6:41 pm
Forum: SCCA General Discussion
Topic: CO-drive for PRO class?
Replies: 30
Views: 4692

That is EXACTLY what he was saying when he drove my car. Hellyeah I was. :lol: I sounded just like Jim Hawkins driving my car many moons ago. I could have made it turn, but with that low rear gear, it would have been dang slow in reverse. :lol: not sure if it's the car(too small of tires that day&c...
by TedV
Fri Jan 14, 2005 1:50 pm
Forum: SCCA General Discussion
Topic: CO-drive for PRO class?
Replies: 30
Views: 4692

I have a sneaky suspicion that SM will be getting faster next year anyway. You might still have your hands full there. :twisted: SM gonna get faster?? Tony actually gonna join? Better just take $20 to Wal Mart and get a new jacket. :lol: come on Tony... try a FWD... I wanna hear ya scream "How do y...
by TedV
Wed Jan 12, 2005 9:22 pm
Forum: SCCA General Discussion
Topic: is Tire Rack heat cycling worth it?
Replies: 17
Views: 2900

just saw this one... feedback from racers, the mechanical heat cycle from TR is not as effective as doing a proper heat cycle on the car. More important for autoX is to scrub the mold release off a new tire. Tire not shiney=no more mold release. Tire needs to get to operating temp, over 140 deg F. t...
by TedV
Thu Dec 16, 2004 11:27 pm
Forum: SCCA General Discussion
Topic: Have we ever considered combining a few classes.........
Replies: 24
Views: 3462

Leadfoot wrote: Bullshit. There's no such thing as a "good Yugo".
yes there are.... a few of the rear window defrosters still work and will keep your hands warm
by TedV
Mon Dec 06, 2004 4:40 pm
Forum: SCCA General Discussion
Topic: Monday Night Dec 13th - midnight meteor shower
Replies: 3
Views: 1229

now if the weather will cooperate and have clear sky. I already have viewing spots picked out up in tha hills. :D
by TedV
Mon Nov 22, 2004 10:59 pm
Forum: SCCA General Discussion
Topic: Suspension gurus. Spring rates for my car, w/ Konis.
Replies: 46
Views: 7088

might try calling Koni, or ground control... "politely gathering info on what route you will take with your suspension upgrade" find out exactly what rates the stock koni will handle.. trust me.. too much spring on too weak valved a shock aint fun... actually dangerous. Ground control might even hav...