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 Post subject: Re: National Rally 2019- Turbo40 driving experience day 4/5
PostPosted: Fri Jan 25, 2019 8:34 pm 
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Linda wrote:
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Having said that, there were 60 licensed ... in the 3rd Quarter of 2018, so it is possible...


Soon to be 61 :angelic:


Not if a few were sorned since last October :whistle:

The numbers are usually updated 6 months behind the last quarter

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PostPosted: Fri Jan 25, 2019 8:39 pm 
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PostPosted: Sun Jan 27, 2019 12:07 pm 
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I'll be there, certainly in one of the cars below. I know which one I would pick as my favourite, but that might not be possible!

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PostPosted: Sun Jan 27, 2019 12:32 pm 
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For those of us travelling a long way, are people stopping over?

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PostPosted: Sun Jan 27, 2019 12:46 pm 
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I intend to stop over, yes. There are several hotel options within about 10 minutes drive of the circuit. It's a bank holiday weekend, so I don't have to rush back on the Sunday! :party:

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PostPosted: Sun Jan 27, 2019 1:27 pm 
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Do I bring the race car and fit a passenger seat in it or do I bring the a turbo that's been in a lock up for the last 13 years? :grin:

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Do I bring the race car and fit a passenger seat in it or do I bring the a turbo that's been in a lock up for the last 13 years? :grin:

Turbo :cool:

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PostPosted: Sun Jan 27, 2019 3:33 pm 
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I'll be there, certainly in one of the cars below. I know which one I would pick as my favourite, but that might not be possible!

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Do I bring the race car and fit a passenger seat in it or do I bring the a turbo that's been in a lock up for the last 13 years? :grin:


If we could get a few race cars with passenger seats it could be a lot of fun for a lot of people. :nod:

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the colonel wrote:
Do I bring the race car and fit a passenger seat in it or do I bring the a turbo that's been in a lock up for the last 13 years? :grin:


Both. I want to know how a race 924 feels like on the edge :sweat:

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Omega forged pistons, lightened and balanced bottom end, ARP studs + Cometic MLS HG, Piper fast road cam, K27/26 3257 hybrid turbo, 951 ducted FMIC, Custom intake manifold, Mittelmotor dizzy & cam pulley, Adj boost - dyno’d at 225bhp @ 1.0bar on previous CGT turbo, Engine datalogged and on boost fuel enrichment managed with Zeitronix ZT2 & Phormula KS4 knock sensor, 944 turbo all alloy radiator, Hayward & Scott custom tapered race exhaust, GAZ Gold coilovers, Fuch'ed up, Quaife LSD
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