Been having fun with the 'trac

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Postby Celi-GT4 » Sun May 13, 2007 5:39 pm

Is that RC wheel any smaller then stock? Is anyone running larger tires up front, any feedback. I have a 255 rear and 225 front and I was thinking of switching them around. What size spacer is required for a sportmax 50 17X 9 with a 255 up front. I am runnign a 1" out back.
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Postby CMS-GT4 » Sun May 13, 2007 5:51 pm

Sportmax 17x9 fit up front fine with no spacer. The rear only needs a spacer. Swap the wheels and tell us how you like it. We have a couple of threads duscussing it, but no on has the $$ to buy different sized tires to give a review.
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Re: Been having fun with the 'trac

Postby tjdouble07 » Mon May 14, 2007 12:24 am

CodingParadox wrote:People have been asking what I've been up to this year with the trac, so I thought I'd give an update. Seems I'm one of a very small few still doing motorsports with my trac, so I'll try to keep the spirit alive here.

This season I've been having some fun. I'm starting to do some lightening and really dialing in the suspension. Sunday at an autocross, I had fast time of the morning session, running 22psi on race gas on RA-1s. In the afternoon I was holding down fast time until I suddenly got an ignition issue at high rpm/boost early in the session and had to drop out. I changed the whole ignition system later in the evening after I got home and the problem went away (?).

Then yesterday, went out and hit up Pacific Raceway for some afternoon lapping. I only blew up 2 coolant lines! (And fixed them and finished the day, haha.)

Videos from the autocross (FTM is AM-David-7):
http://desktop.akilla.net/pics/autox/2007NWRPractice1/

Pics from the track day (only 1 up now, more will come later today after I process em):
http://desktop.akilla.net/pics/autox/2007TrackDayMar26/

Videos from an autocross in february:
http://desktop.akilla.net/pics/autox/2007Slush2/

(This is all hosted off my home box, which has a fairly slow connection (2mbit upload), so be patient and don't download a bunch of videos at once, please. ;-)


Hey man, are you the guy I said what's up to at KO Racing last weekend?

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