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      07-23-2014, 06:10 PM   #1
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Thunderschleife (Thunder Hill) Laps

The last lap was the only clean lap in the video, and it was still sloppy. My brake pedal was to the floor (Which I learned later was a busted brake line. Weird eh?) The track is a blast though. I really like the new section that they added. It may be a little too tight for the 25 Hour though. Will present for some dangerous passing. We will see what they decide to do.






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      07-24-2014, 02:20 PM   #2
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That looks like a really cool track...thx for the vid.
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Your were flying around that track! Great car control.

What setup are you running?

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Your were flying around that track! Great car control.

What setup are you running?
Thank you! The setup is completely stock. All I've done to the car so far is Apex Arc-8 18x10 +25 square with Nitto NT-01's, and the RPI GTM Race Exhaust. Other than that, I haven't touched anything. I need some suspension though...this thing is like a boat without it. Big and heavy!
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Your car is the 2 door twin of mine!
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Have a photo? Good taste.
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Have a photo? Good taste.
You as well I was gonna post some earlier but didn't want to thread jack. Your driving skills and car control are very impressive.



And a couple at Thunderhill:



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Always wondered what it would look like as four door. Thanks! It looks great.
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The last lap was the only clean lap in the video, and it was still sloppy. My brake pedal was to the floor (Which I learned later was a busted brake line. Weird eh?) The track is a blast though. I really like the new section that they added. It may be a little too tight for the 25 Hour though. Will present for some dangerous passing. We will see what they decide to do.





Great driving; thanks for the video. Just out of curiosity, how much experience do you have with road course lapping and/or racing?
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Cool video. Love the Space Gray. Looks great.
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