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VAG Track nite - Knockhill Friday 22nd July 6-8PM

Discussion in 'Major UK Events' started by rd20vturbo, Mar 17, 2005.

  1. rd20vturbo

    rd20vturbo New Member

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    Ok folks - after the huge success of the VAG-only track school I organised at Knockhill, I am looking to put on a track night this summer.

    Friday the 22nd of July is available for an evening of VAG-only track time, 6-8PM, 2 hours of pure track time for £50 per car, 30 cars. Who's up for it? This MIGHT be a Star Performance track event, I'll speak to Jim.

    VAG-only!
     
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  3. DavidR

    DavidR Active Member

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    If i'm in UK I'll be up for it...

    I have a trip to the 'ring provisionally planned around that kind of date but should be able to confirm with enough notice /ubbthreads/images/graemlins/smile.gif
     
  4. IanL-S3

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    FEK - thats my birthday!!! weekend away playing golf (supposedly)

    I'm gonna change my birthday!!!

    Arrgghhhhhh
     
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    [ QUOTE ]
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    I have a trip to the 'ring provisionally planned

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    PS2 and GT4 before you go?
     
  6. PaulJC84

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    I will come and watch. Not going on the track though.
     
  7. DavidR

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    I will come and watch. Not going on the track though.

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    Boulevard Queen /ubbthreads/images/graemlins/lol.gif
     
  8. DavidR

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    PS2 and GT4 before you go?

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    A little although to be honest I learnt the track fairly well when I was there last summer - there is something about holding your life and car in hands that hurries up the learning process - something that just isn't there on GT4.

    It's well done on GT4, but doesn't give a good impression of the inclines, bumps, changing tarmac conditions and other drivers /ubbthreads/images/graemlins/smile.gif
     
  9. DavidR

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    @Robbie, what lap times do you get in the Leon?
     
  10. dickys3

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    If only I lived closer!
     
  11. PaulJC84

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    Yeah i cant risk it at the moment.

    Will do at one time. But need to save every penny i get at the mo for mods and partying during the summer!!! 4 months off uni!!
     
  12. rd20vturbo

    rd20vturbo New Member

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    No idea of lap times sorry, turns out my DV was leaking boost on Saturday so I was on much reduced power!

    RS4 Barry was there giving it some in his monster, he had a great time! Jim and Brian from Star were on track too, I'll post up some pics, here's one of mine for now:

    [​IMG]

    Track manners were very good from everyone, that's why I want to keep it VAG only.
     
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    rd20vturbo New Member

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    Here's a couple for you Audi boys, Jim and Barry:

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  14. simon_golf_tt

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    Robbie - please count me in. Will take my TT Golf on, it's great fun round knockhill.

    Will see if I can persuade Doug to bring his 450 brake S2 along too!

    Here is me at the track school you organised.

    [​IMG]
     
  15. rd20vturbo

    rd20vturbo New Member

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    **DATE CHANGE - JULY UNSUITABLE - MAY OR JUNE DATE TBC**

    Nice piccie m8. Turns out I was only running 6PSI of boost instead of 20 due to a very, very poor seal on my DV - fixed now, next time I'll be MUCH faster - hose fixed too! /ubbthreads/images/graemlins/laugh.gif

    Jim dyno'd it this morning after the fixes, 275BHP and 271lbft.
     
  16. I am up for this.

    Although if it is going to be a Star Performance trackday, can you check with Jim if my car is allowed - it will be covered in another tuning companies stickers.
     
  17. simon_golf_tt

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    Robbie - should hopefully still be up for the new date.

    Glad to hear your car is fixed, though I didn't realise you had a problem on the day.

    I see Doug required little persuasion!
     
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    Might be intrested , even thou my might be the slowest there !
    probably best june , closser to summer the hopefuly the better the weather! /ubbthreads/images/graemlins/ok.gif
     
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    I recognise that B-52 LOL
     
  20. rd20vturbo

    rd20vturbo New Member

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    I'm hoping to get a date in June yes, no word back from Knockhill yet.
     

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