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Pics from my trackday today

Discussion in 'General Chat' started by Oranoco, Feb 21, 2009.

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    Oranoco Well-Known Member

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    [Feb 21, 2009]
    Well what a day

    I was expecting to break something to kill the day but in the end what put a stop to my fun was the fuel tank, it ran out . Was a wicked day though and here are some of my pics from the day.

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    My tyres after the day, ahem, that'll be why I wanted some cheap track wheels

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    [Feb 21, 2009]
    How did she handle it??
    Did she behave?
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    [Feb 22, 2009]
    It was at Bedford Autodrome.

    The car was impeccable all day despite being given 50+ laps. It handled, well I have to be honest, poorly. The turn in was poor and it was very understeery. But it was quick enough to harrass a chap in a Mk4 R32 Golf up the straights, which was a very pleasant supprise. Hada run in with an E46 BMW M3 and that was properly quick. A car I don't like but can't fail to have anything than utter respect for. I was on the brakes for the S bend and he passed me on my left still under power before the lightest dab of brakes and taking the corners and accelerating again all by time I'd clipped the first apex.:racer:

    Seeing the white GT3 Porsche spin out in right in front of the pit lane was a sight
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    [Feb 22, 2009]
    as long as you enjoyed the day and your pride n joy was unscathed (apart from tyres/brakes/brake fluid) its all that matters.
    thanks for the pics









    BTW wheres Bedfrod:undwech:
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    [Feb 22, 2009]
    Oops.. spelling. Still early :D
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