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      10-07-2012, 08:38 PM   #23
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If you haven't done a DE with the LSC recently you are seriously hurting your chances. This DE in 2 weeks is your last chance to get moved to the front of the line. You have been warned. There is still time to sign up!

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      10-07-2012, 08:47 PM   #24
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Lol...I figured that was the secret.

Maybe I'm cynical but I have a hard time believing anyone has a leg up on getting a track day setup at COTA at this point. I think the track has much higher priorities o worry about than us. I just drove by the track...still looks like a work in progress. I'm sure every effort is being geared towards F1 prep. Then aren't next big hurdles the Australian V8 supercars and MotoGP? I would imagine everyone will take a sigh of relief and then F1 2013 will be right around the corner.

But...if the BMWCCA Lone Star Chapter can pull this off...I will happily eat this post and take a kick in the nuts! Just go easy on me, heh?
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      10-07-2012, 09:08 PM   #25
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Better get our knife and fork ready. Like I said...you have been warned. This is not a practical joke. And it was not said this is a Lone Star CCA (only) event. Can't give out any details til a contract is signed. Let's get back to signing up for the October event at MSR!
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      10-07-2012, 09:12 PM   #26
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Better get our knife and fork ready. Like I said...you have been warned. This is not a practical joke. And it was not said this is a Lone Star CCA (only) event. Can't give out any details til a contract is signed. Let's get back to signing up for the October event at MSR!
I'm signed up for Sunday. Doing a custom Texas 2-step. MSRH on sat, the real MSR on Sunday.
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      10-07-2012, 09:15 PM   #27
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See you there then!

Edit: DOH...I'll only be there Saturday...I have to work Sunday.
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      10-07-2012, 09:18 PM   #28
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Is this sold out yet? Specifically Saturday?
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No, not yet...
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Lol...I figured that was the secret.

Maybe I'm cynical but I have a hard time believing anyone has a leg up on getting a track day setup at COTA at this point. I think the track has much higher priorities o worry about than us. I just drove by the track...still looks like a work in progress. I'm sure every effort is being geared towards F1 prep. Then aren't next big hurdles the Australian V8 supercars and MotoGP? I would imagine everyone will take a sigh of relief and then F1 2013 will be right around the corner.

But...if the BMWCCA Lone Star Chapter can pull this off...I will happily eat this post and take a kick in the nuts! Just go easy on me, heh?
In case you haven't noticed, Grand-Am will be there March 2nd, so perhaps they are working on a tie-in with that event. Also, WEC comes September 22nd. Unfortunately, I'll have to wait until spring for a LSC event.
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I would think Grand Am would be a little too big to squeeze in a DE into. I'm sure this first time around on COTA will be a lot of money. I don't need to be the first...just need to drive it at some point.
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I would think Grand Am would be a little too big to squeeze in a DE into. I'm sure this first time around on COTA will be a lot of money. I don't need to be the first...just need to drive it at some point.
I wasn't thinking DE, just some sort of tie-in such as BMWCCA parking area, pit passes etc. at the Grand-Am. DE would have to be at some other time and it will always be expensive. Agreed, driving there is on the bucket list.
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We need more people registered guys! Attendance is looking low and the chapter President is worried. Pleas signup now and don't wait on the weather forecast.
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So this event will be cancelled as the registration numbers stand right now?
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Does everyone realize this event is cheaper to attend than 90% of the same type of events posted here.
$295 for Novice & Intermediate thats ONLY $147.50 per day!
$275 fo Advanced and Advanced+ thats ONLY $137.50 a day
PEOPLE THATS A BARGIN!
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I'm pretty bushed 8 sessions at TWS today. Another coil bit the dust. Hopefully no more issues tomorrow!
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