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      03-23-2009, 02:55 PM   #1
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Summit Point this Weekend

This weekend was my first 2 dry days on the track and the car was flawless. I put a set of Hawk HT10s on the front and they worked great. Morning sessions were a bit brisk (high 20s to low 30s) but the PS2s seemed to work pretty good after getting a little heat in them.

As rusty as I was after only 6 days on track last year and the long winter......I was able to significantly increase speeds from the e46 S2 M3 with track tires.......
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what kind of times did you find you could manage in this car -- and how did they compare with the old M? I'm looking forward to getting to summit soon -- and hoping to beat my old car's best time of 1:26.5
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It's was a BMWCCA "school"...........no timing allowed.......130-135 mph at front straight versus 120-125 mph in the M5 or the e46 M3 if that helps. Instructors were running about 1:30 laps......
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