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Post by vibe04 » Sun Mar 11, 2007 9:14 am

I'm thinking of joining the SCCA this year and was wondering if there are any current members?
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Post by AKLGT » Sun Mar 11, 2007 11:05 am

both Mavrik and I joined last year. well worth it and LOTS of fun! we'll be continuing our membership for as long as we can drive.....
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Post by vibe04 » Sun Mar 11, 2007 11:12 am

my father races a F-500 and I'm thinking about starting off in solo-1 in a Triumph GT-6 modified full race ready.
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Post by AKLGT » Sun Mar 11, 2007 12:38 pm

nice. there are a few triumphs up here that run. they are SUPER LOUD!
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Post by Mavrik » Wed Mar 14, 2007 4:38 am

Yeah I completed the 2006 solo II SCCA season with my pontiac. This year will be completed in my 2007 STi. Its a lot of fun, you can be fast without having a fast car. Some of the top dogs were driving cars my slowmo Vibe could beat in the 1/4 lol. Smooth is fast.
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Post by tnpartsguy » Wed Mar 14, 2007 7:27 am

Quote, originally posted by Mavrik »Yeah I completed the 2006 solo II SCCA season with my pontiac. This year will be completed in my 2007 STi. Its a lot of fun, you can be fast without having a fast car. Some of the top dogs were driving cars my slowmo Vibe could beat in the 1/4 lol. Smooth is fast.What Sti? I don't see no STi.....do you see an STi, Hope?
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Post by AKLGT » Wed Mar 14, 2007 7:47 am

not yet, but i see a really big pmt coming soon. LOLbut that's ok, been waiting 3 yrs for it.
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Post by Mavrik » Wed Mar 14, 2007 9:27 am

Its been ordered Yeah... she complains about how much this will cost. But I remember what we had to go through to get her the LGT. Plus I know deep down she'll want to drive it and be begging me for the keys even though she only lets me drive the LGT when it needs something but it should make SCCA events more fun. I hope I can beat my times last year with the new car.
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Post by AKLGT » Wed Mar 14, 2007 12:56 pm

Quote, originally posted by Mavrik »Its been ordered Yeah... she complains about how much this will cost. But I remember what we had to go through to get her the LGT. Plus I know deep down she'll want to drive it and be begging me for the keys even though she only lets me drive the LGT when it needs something but it should make SCCA events more fun. I hope I can beat my times last year with the new car.you'd better beat your times in the new car! i hope i can beat MY times in my own car this year! otherwise that's just gonna suck!and you never ask to drive the car. besides, once you get the car broken in, i'll want to take it for a day... or two.
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Post by sillyvibegt » Thu Mar 22, 2007 12:21 pm

i am current member of scca and i race a vibe gt 05, i placed second last year in HS. I would have won the season, i had 6 point lead w/2 events left, but i couldnt make the last two events.

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Post by Mavrik » Thu Mar 22, 2007 3:22 pm

Quote, originally posted by sillyvibegt »i am current member of scca and i race a vibe gt 05, i placed second last year in HS. I would have won the season, i had 6 point lead w/2 events left, but i couldnt make the last two events.yeah I missed two events last year otherwise points wise I might have been able to take 1st place since the first place guy also missed two events lol... Oh well. Whats your set up?
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Post by sillyvibegt » Fri Mar 23, 2007 11:06 am

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Post by 5lbsofswisscheese » Sat May 19, 2007 1:50 am

wow. I didn't think all that was legal for HS class?
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Post by manicdan » Sat May 19, 2007 10:49 am

neither did i, it sounds like u would be in SM or prepared, i belive were D Prepared but not sure,the STS class im in has limits on tires, treadwear greater than 140, so thats the only reason i think u wouldnt be in that group.

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Post by Mavrik » Sat May 19, 2007 11:57 am

sounds like he should be in SM or STS... guess the ones teching his car in at each event don't know what a mod looks like lol
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Post by AKLGT » Sat May 19, 2007 12:04 pm

ya, your suspension and tires should throw you into STS.
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Post by manicdan » Sun May 20, 2007 2:14 am

how could his tires throw in him sts? they have the 140 treadwear limit, while his are i belive 40s

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Post by AKLGT » Sun May 20, 2007 3:39 am

Well, he's certainly NOT in H-stock. his car is NOT stock. and he's not (or doubtful) in SM. A lot of the rules have changed and classes with it, so not as familiar with what goes to what, however, i do know that any of the stock classes you must by STOCK. I'm in SM and have always been due to my ECM, suspension, uppipe, midpipe, etc. some of the guys with similar mods but not ECM are in ESX, so not sure the difference...
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