Author Topic: Road Racing  (Read 716 times)

Offline aldejoria

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Road Racing
« on: April 22, 2018, 11:31:05 pm »
Any Road Racer’s here? I got our car together and did a track day with Speed Ventures yesterday. It was an interesting experience, as I haven’t driven the car at was apart when we got it, and got it together enough to run Wednesday night. Whew. But it was worth all the hard work. What a handful this car is, lol. I guessed at the setup, 285 springs in the front, 175 springs in the rear. Essentially zero caster, and 1/8 or do toe out. The saving grace was that I know my way around the track here, so I could focus on the car. Couldn’t get much tire temp, and boy are they hard. I’m hoping it’s just the tires I have and that they are not like that new....I’m hoping anyway. Really enjoyed the day, sure have slot to learn about the characteristics of this car.

Offline justfreaky

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Re: Road Racing
« Reply #1 on: April 23, 2018, 12:01:25 pm »
Sounds like fun! Seat time and tweaking the set up should get you up to speed.
Not sure what your tires duro at; But tires can not read less than 58 points on the durometer. If the tires had been sitting awhile, they may have hardened.

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