BMW M3 Forum (E90 E92)

BMW Garage BMW Meets Register Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read


Go Back   M3Post - BMW M3 Forum > M3 (E90 / E92 / E93) > Regional Forums > USA - Mid-Atlantic
 
European Auto Source
Post Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
      02-24-2012, 10:38 AM   #1
DarkstarZero
Major
 
DarkstarZero's Avatar
 
Drives: e39 M5, e36 M3, e92 M3, Z4M
Join Date: Nov 2007
Location: Washington DC

Posts: 1,179
iTrader: (4)

Send a message via AIM to DarkstarZero
24 Hours of Lemons

Anyone want to start a Lemons team? The Mid-Atlantic race is June 16-17 at Summit Point. This race is the most fun I've ever had on a track. There's over 50 cars and they're all junkers. The key to the race is to try to keep your car running all the way to the end. If you get hit, who cares, it's a junker, just bang it out with a hammer and keep going.

Rules:
Car needs to be purchased/worth less than $500.
That's it.

We can spend as much as we want on safety and exterior looks. The car has to have a roll cage and engine kill switch. All drivers need to have full racing gear. If we have a team of 4 then it's probably going to be about $700 per person. $500 for the car, $2k for roll cage, kill switch, racing seat, entry, and then a few hundred for breaks and other various things.

Who's with me!?

www.24hoursoflemons.com
__________________
DarkstarZero is offline   United_States
0
Reply With Quote
      02-25-2012, 05:44 PM   #2
SchnellM3
Digger
 
SchnellM3's Avatar
 
Drives: 03 E46 M3, 09 E92 M3, 09 X6 50
Join Date: Jun 2009
Location: Pa

Posts: 2,616
iTrader: (5)

Garage List
Was reading this in GrassRoots Motorsports this month lol

Was thinking Craigslist E30...
__________________
2009 E92 M3 /// Melbourne Red /// Fox Red /// M DKG

Full Innotech Exhaust - DINAN Intake - IND Engine Bay Appearance - IND Hand Stitched Boot Covers - and much more....
SchnellM3 is offline   United_States
0
Reply With Quote
      02-26-2012, 12:14 AM   #3
mrkbbd
Lieutenant
 
Drives: e92 M3 DCT
Join Date: Oct 2009
Location: VA/FL

Posts: 483
iTrader: (0)

Garage List
2008 Mercedes E63AMG  [0.00]
2009 M3  [0.00]
Quote:
Originally Posted by SchnellM3 View Post
Was reading this in GrassRoots Motorsports this month lol

Was thinking Craigslist E30...
I keep toying with the idea, have never been able to find an e30 in that price range that could make it the 24 hours.
__________________
2006 e53 X5 4.8is (sold)
2009 e92 M3
2008 E63 AMG
mrkbbd is offline   United_States
0
Reply With Quote
      02-26-2012, 12:56 PM   #4
novablackm3
Captain
 
Drives: e92 m3 , e70 x5m
Join Date: Mar 2009
Location: Northern VA

Posts: 640
iTrader: (3)

Send a message via AIM to novablackm3
where do you find a car for <$500 in northern va?
__________________
Alpine White E70 11 X5M - K&N Filter , STI Mag , LI , Self coded , Ultimate DP
Jerez Black E92 10 m3 - STI Mag| LI | RE SSK | AFE Filter | Fabspeed XFC / Xpipe | AA ECU 1.5v | BMW PSW | | Envy Charger | Megan Exhaust | Mich SuperSport | Self coded a bunch of stuff
Jetblack E92 08 m3 - V1 | RE SSK | RR Scoops | AFE Filter | AA ECU <Retired>
novablackm3 is offline  
0
Reply With Quote
Post Reply

Bookmarks

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Forum Jump


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 01:00 PM.




m3post
Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.7.0
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
1Addicts.com, BIMMERPOST.com, E90Post.com, F30Post.com, M3Post.com, ZPost.com, 5Post.com, 6Post.com, 7Post.com, XBimmers.com logo and trademark are properties of BIMMERPOST