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01-13-2019, 09:32 PM
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Posted By lobsterroboto

it was about 3450 with a half tank of fuel

it was about 3450 with a half tank of fuel
01-13-2019, 11:52 AM
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Posted By lobsterroboto

so just gonna throw this out there since we're...

so just gonna throw this out there since we're taking about weight

my car without driver and half tank of gas is 3215 (2015 1LT Z51)

removed:
carpet
interior panels
mufflers
passenger...
01-13-2019, 08:15 AM
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Posted By lrobe22

The Katech lightweight flywheel would be a viable...

The Katech lightweight flywheel would be a viable option for me if youíre going to do internal engine work as well. That saves another 24 pounds. The Akrapovic titanium exhaust would help too.
01-11-2019, 03:21 PM
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Posted By heavychevy

Jason (toilets) should have some good insight as...

Jason (toilets) should have some good insight as he has a completely built c7z. His build thread is on here somewhere.
01-11-2019, 12:06 PM
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Posted By badhabit_wb

Sean Chin has an event March 2-3 at VIR. There's...

Sean Chin has an event March 2-3 at VIR. There's a VIR club day on the 1st. Should be a little warmer by then.

Herman
01-11-2019, 09:41 AM
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Posted By Mordeth

You can detune by throttle body. It's a...

You can detune by throttle body. It's a relatively trivial matter. The simple explanation of detuning this way is that what happens is if your foot is flat, the throttle body is opening only say 40%...
01-11-2019, 09:21 AM
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Posted By ckchan10

FYI with time trials (at least with NASA) the...

FYI with time trials (at least with NASA) the sessions are only 15 minutes long and the the faster guys (under 1:20 at Summit) only get 3-4 clean laps then run into the slower traffic. I usually pit...
01-11-2019, 02:06 AM
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Posted By Bill Dearborn

The car in the video is mine and I was driving. I...

The car in the video is mine and I was driving. I had 305/660/18 front and 315/680/18 Pirelli Scrub Slicks. Cold Pressures were set at 26 psi and hot pressures after previous sessions were in the...
01-10-2019, 09:50 PM
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Views: 18,492
Posted By badhabit_wb

Look forward to seeing you on the track Sean....

Look forward to seeing you on the track Sean. Can't wait to see your new ride!
01-09-2019, 12:25 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,988
Posted By NSFW

Very educational, thanks!

Very educational, thanks!
01-08-2019, 11:35 PM
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Views: 1,988
Posted By Mu$cle

Another great job. Thanks for expending your...

Another great job. Thanks for expending your time to help educate us.
01-07-2019, 05:04 PM
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Views: 966
Posted By Repo Pilot

I believe what you are experiencing is that when...

I believe what you are experiencing is that when you first start a "cold" car I believe the cam timing is retarded and as the car warms (less than a minute) the cam advances and the exhaust note...
01-07-2019, 11:57 AM
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Posted By Chevy Cust Svc

Thanks for reaching out to us, Poor-sha...

Thanks for reaching out to us, Poor-sha (https://www.corvetteforum.com/forums/members/230390-poor-sha.html)! At this time, your order has been scheduled for production. Your tentative TPW is today,...
01-05-2019, 11:13 AM
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Views: 1,988
Posted By CanadianVetster

Really great breakdown and much appreciated. ...

Really great breakdown and much appreciated.
many of us rely on the nannies and think the car will self correct. Not so, input angles,throttle input, braking, alter the data quickly and complicate...
01-04-2019, 10:19 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,988
Posted By C6WNC

Poor-sha.....Really good analysis. This type of...

Poor-sha.....Really good analysis. This type of mistake is more common at T7 than most realize. Higher corner entry speed, not unwinding the wheel on track out (pinched it down) and a little too much...
01-01-2019, 09:28 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,988
Posted By Racingswh

I have destroyed a car just like that as well. ...

I have destroyed a car just like that as well. Backed it in though since it went all the way around. Nice to see it broken down like this with data. Thanks for doing this!!
01-01-2019, 09:11 PM
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Views: 1,988
Posted By RocketRod

Thanks for sharing your analysis!

Thanks for sharing your analysis!
01-01-2019, 08:35 PM
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Views: 1,988
Posted By Whis9

Very cool great info 👍

Very cool
great info 👍
01-01-2019, 08:27 PM
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Views: 1,988
Posted By fleming23

It is so hard to not lift when the car does...

It is so hard to not lift when the car does something unnatural. I've done it countless times, and probably gotten lucky more than a handful of times. Thanks for putting this together! It is often...
12-28-2018, 11:27 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 1,698
Posted By ashmostro

Oh and I'd be remiss not to post some glamour...

Oh and I'd be remiss not to post some glamour shots from VIR!


https://cimg6.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.corvetteforum.com-vbulletin/2000x1333/c51_8173_0f1f1c7580b2a7e9b986aa1e5564667c42a87446.jpg...
12-15-2018, 01:55 PM
Replies: 98
Views: 20,415
Posted By thebishman

Sean, I donít post as much as I used to as I...

Sean,

I donít post as much as I used to as I no longer own a C7, but your insights and information to the forum have been invaluable to those of us who drive these incredible cars at high...
12-11-2018, 10:05 PM
Replies: 98
Views: 20,415
Posted By C6psi

Sorry to hear this

So sorry to hear about this Sean. Glade both of you are ok after the incident, this is always my greatest reservation about passengers. Glad I got the opportunity to ride with you at VIR to improve...
12-11-2018, 10:45 AM
Replies: 98
Views: 20,415
Posted By FNBADAZ06

WOW !!!!! Glad you're OK and that the car design...

WOW !!!!! Glad you're OK and that the car design did exactly what it was intended to do and protect the occupants.
12-11-2018, 10:04 AM
Replies: 98
Views: 20,415
Posted By TopSpeedNeed

Sean, I have never met you but enjoy reading and...

Sean, I have never met you but enjoy reading and watching your posts. I was at a DE where a driver got killed, not something you easily forget. I am glad your okay, and look forward to your future...
12-10-2018, 03:55 PM
Replies: 98
Views: 20,415
Posted By Checkmate1

Sean, Truly sorry about what happened. I am...

Sean,

Truly sorry about what happened. I am glad you are OK. The car definitely took one for the team.

Look forward to seeing you drive again another C7 again and this time in anger.

Cheers!
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