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GTI Spring Festival

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  1. S3Steve
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    [Mar 29, 2008]
    Anyone going to the GTI Spring Festival at Santa Pod on the 13th April?
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    Me and Missus will be there.....Think Nickelvery coming along too!
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    I think my beast will be doing the strip
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    Will have to try and sort a run against you then mate, i'll be on the VAG20V stand. What sort of times have you managed?
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    14.6 :laugh: but 5.8 on 0-60
    I have to perfect the back end of the run I think,don't mind having a go against you Steve
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    Cool look forward to it mate, is your car mapped?
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    Definately should be some better times in it then mate, hopefully the weather is dry and not too hot so you can better that 14.6.
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    He's also an old man, so gearchanges might be a bit slower.... :racer:
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    Who else is going, Jo you going??

    How much is it???
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    I'll be there!...15 minutes up the road from me so no excuse really...lol
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    I'm considering it, but only as a spectator, won't be heading down the strip.
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    Nilz Defo worth the wait :)

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    Hmmm, i dont think i will be going down the strip either, not really fussed at how fast i can do 0-60 and 1/4 mile etc, let me know if you are going, i might pop along as long as we aint got anything else on...
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    [​IMG]
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    So...any update on people going to this, I might pop over if its not to wet???:sly:
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    Yeah im going up went last year was quite good. Wont be going down the strip just incase i make a right tit of myself
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    S3steve
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    Lottie
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    Big mo

    I hope its dry
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    15980?....wow i've lost 10 years!:o.k:
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    :laugh: sorry bout that Cal
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    :salute: thats cool.....hey....missus has got a press pass for the weekend so watch out when your on the line!:eyebrows:
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    Can I start from the grass? :racer:
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    I'll be heading there if I'm about.
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    :( Doesnt look like im gonna be able to make this now.
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    If you manage to find some grass on a drag strip, you've got it seriously wrong dude!:faint::lmfao:
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    oh well I'm still going...ballcrushers got to be good for this?
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    I'm going, thou it will be in my mates Mk4 golf
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    how much is the day and how much is the strip 15 quid? is that for three runs ?

    i might show my face i could do with getting my times down
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    Soz guys, cantmake this either now im afraid....have fun all though and make sure you get some decent pics and vics
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    I wanna go but can't !!!!!!!!!!!!!!! :bye:, anyone willing to fly me over for a few days?
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    Hmmm... still undecided if I'm going or not, I only want to spectate and not hit the strip, so £15 per person, is there anything worth buying whilst I'm there?
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    dunno why you don't do the strip as you won't lose your way like at Castle Combe
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    15 quid entrance fee and 20 for unlimited runs down one of the best strips in the country
    you'll need your license as well
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    first time i took mine down the strip was this event last year could only manage 14.6 but later in the year i hit 14.1 consistently.
    If its dry i will come!
    I'll be on my todd though as Stapo69 has to spend time with his missus! BOOOOOO!
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    Im still going to this but i think the weather is going to be ****
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    seems bit brighter today so hopefully its okay darn sarf

    went to clean the motor and a huge raincloud is approaching from the north so bollyoaks
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    i just got up i don't think i can be bothered
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    Had to attend a family gathering at late notice chaps, so missed it! :(
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