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      01-26-2012, 06:39 PM   #23
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Just signed up! Anyone going to spend the night there on Friday? If so which hotel?

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I've stayed at the Super 8 before. It wasn't too bad, though I did take my own sheets and pillow covers lol
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I've stayed at the Super 8 before. It wasn't too bad, though I did take my own sheets and pillow covers lol
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Just signed up

I'm a bit nervous as I'm relatively new to tracking and you guys seems all experts. Please stay off the beginner group

I just came back from a great track day at willow spring last week-end, I can't wait to get out again. I'm hooked now.
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that is discrimination.
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Just signed up

I'm a bit nervous as I'm relatively new to tracking and you guys seems all experts. Please stay off the beginner group

I just came back from a great track day at willow spring last week-end, I can't wait to get out again. I'm hooked now.
Willow springs last weekend? That with Pit Crew?
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Willow springs last weekend? That with Pit Crew?
Great detective skills... it was with Pit Crew. We had open track the entire day. I managed to clock over 200 miles of track time. :cool!
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The Best Western very nearby is much better than the Knights Inn/Super 8 and the Red Roach Inn/Motel 6, I stayed there once, but it's essentially double the price. Pick your poison, I guess.
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Just signed up

I'm a bit nervous as I'm relatively new to tracking and you guys seems all experts. Please stay off the beginner group

I just came back from a great track day at willow spring last week-end, I can't wait to get out again. I'm hooked now.
Hey,

You have seriously NOTHING to worry about, I assure you. The track is pretty empty and you have ton of room with the car ahead of you or behind you.

You will love it and you will have a CD to take home with you (pictures of you on the track) or download via the website.

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Not at all, I just love M3s Everyone is welcome. You know that! Are you coming out again?

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Willow springs last weekend? That with Pit Crew?
Who are these Pit Crew people? They mailed me a invite to my house address, when I asked how they have my address since I never give it out to anyone.. They didnt even respond to me.
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I'm a bit nervous as I'm relatively new to tracking and you guys seems all experts. Please stay off the beginner group

I just came back from a great track day at willow spring last week-end, I can't wait to get out again. I'm hooked now.
How was that event? it was pretty expensive right?

I'm curious to see what your times were
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Who are these Pit Crew people? They mailed me a invite to my house address, when I asked how they have my address since I never give it out to anyone.. They didnt even respond to me.
I feel left out

I never got an invite to my address....


Was there a White on black R8 at this event by chance?
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Great detective skills... it was with Pit Crew. We had open track the entire day. I managed to clock over 200 miles of track time. :cool!
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Who are these Pit Crew people? They mailed me a invite to my house address, when I asked how they have my address since I never give it out to anyone.. They didnt even respond to me.
lulz, they mailed me those invites too, and I wondered how they got my name & address too. Said invite is fancy lettering on fancy paper, and I understood once I found out their price is around double yours.
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lulz, they mailed me those invites too, and I wondered how they got my name & address too. Said invite is fancy lettering on fancy paper, and I understood once I found out their price is around double yours.
Dude, how are they getting everyone's house address? He lives a few miles away from my house.. I should pay a visit.

Yeah, price was INSANE.. 500+ for a day at big willow.. WTF
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Dude, how are they getting everyone's house address? He lives a few miles away from my house.. I should pay a visit.

Yeah, price was INSANE.. 500+ for a day at big willow.. WTF
Yeah prices are crazy high for their events - https://pitcrewevents.com/event-registration
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I guess they think I'm too poor to be invited to their events

I'm not baller enough

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Hey,

You have seriously NOTHING to worry about, I assure you. The track is pretty empty and you have ton of room with the car ahead of you or behind you.

You will love it and you will have a CD to take home with you (pictures of you on the track) or download via the website.

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Thanks for the reassuring words. Now that I have signed up, I can't wait to go

I also signed up for instruction. How much can I expect to get?

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How was that event? it was pretty expensive right?

I'm curious to see what your times were
Don't want to hi-jack this thread with Pit Crew event review but I'll say this: Yes it is expensive. There were very few cars, I think ~8-10. It was more about taking your expensive car out for a few fun laps than improving your lap time. I think this last comment depends more on who shows up rather than the organizer.

We didn't have timing but looking at the in-car video footage, it looks like I did pretty consistently 1:44-1:46. This was my second time on the track. My first one was with BMW in December. What do you guys think of this? Do I suck that bad or is there hope?

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Was there a White on black R8 at this event by chance?
No. The ones I can remember are: GT3RS, 911 Turbo, Panamera, 911, M6, Maserati, me (E90 M3) and instructors X5M and Mustang GT.

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Dude, how are they getting everyone's house address? He lives a few miles away from my house.. I should pay a visit.

Yeah, price was INSANE.. 500+ for a day at big willow.. WTF
I didn't ask how they got my contact info but was wondering the same. I'm pretty new to the scene and somehow managed to get an invite in the mail.

When I first checked their website it was $500 but later the price dropped to $400 if you register at least 5 days ahead of the event.

This makes your event a bargain from my perspective assuming comparable track time. If I can get decent instruction as well, than it's a real deal for me
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This makes your event a bargain from my perspective assuming comparable track time. If I can get decent instruction as well, than it's a real deal for me
Never been to PC but I can tell you SD events are great

Thanks for the small review.

I wouldn't go even if i got invited, but I still feel bad about being left out lol
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I also signed up for instruction. How much can I expect to get?

We didn't have timing but looking at the in-car video footage, it looks like I did pretty consistently 1:44-1:46. This was my second time on the track. My first one was with BMW in December. What do you guys think of this? Do I suck that bad or is there hope?


This makes your event a bargain from my perspective assuming comparable track time. If I can get decent instruction as well, than it's a real deal for me
Every driver has 2 sessions, once those two sessions are done, you can use the professional driving instructors at your disposal. (Mike Bonnani and Jordan Yost, Google them.. They run time attack trails, are professional driving coaches and much more)

1:44 is pretty fast for big willow, I'm only at a 1:35, Ricky is at 1:30. There is room for improvement! We will be going out soon to big willow, it will be less then 200$ for sure.

You'll love SD events.
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Yes, I am all signed up and Kenny and Derek are coming too. We will try not to hold you guys up too much.
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Just signed up! Anyone going to spend the night there on Friday? If so which hotel?

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Yes but my hotel is a black cargo van

No good hotels in that area.

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