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Today, 12:04 AM
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Posted By vndkshn

Well, keep in mind it isnít just the GT3RS and...

Well, keep in mind it isnít just the GT3RS and GT2RS that come with PDK as an option. One of my regular students showed up a mo th or so ago in something other than his Cayman and he said it was...
Yesterday, 05:11 PM
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Posted By vndkshn

The last time we went to Portugal (admittedly, it...

The last time we went to Portugal (admittedly, it was a couple of years ago) IF they had an automatic, it was something like 50% of an upcharge.
Yesterday, 10:28 AM
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Posted By vndkshn

The switch to CUV/SUV type vehicles is definitely...

The switch to CUV/SUV type vehicles is definitely part of it. I think it is also due to the manufacturers being able to control the transmission behavior more (possible emissions/economy...
06-16-2019, 08:10 PM
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Posted By vndkshn

The obvious troll is obvious.

The obvious troll is obvious.
06-13-2019, 02:47 PM
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Views: 8,015
Posted By vndkshn

Right, you are assuming it can do both, I don't...

Right, you are assuming it can do both, I don't think any of the current mirrors tied to cameras can.
06-13-2019, 01:26 PM
Replies: 84
Views: 9,958
Posted By vndkshn

But if the CADs are not accurate, and the mules...

But if the CADs are not accurate, and the mules are heavily disguised to resemble those files and throw people off...

I agree, its all fun. It's just disappointing to see how people...
06-13-2019, 12:46 PM
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Views: 9,958
Posted By vndkshn

I think too much emphasis is being placed on the...

I think too much emphasis is being placed on the CAD drawings and the disguised camo cars (including the R). Those CADs could easily have been early versions and much has changed, or they could be a...
06-11-2019, 02:00 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 17,845
Posted By vndkshn

But the covering on this one is MUCH smaller. ...

But the covering on this one is MUCH smaller.

I'm thinking there will be very little of the scoop on the door.
06-11-2019, 01:49 PM
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Views: 17,845
Posted By vndkshn

Two different cars thought. Spoiler is...

Two different cars thought. Spoiler is different, wheels are different, headlights different (could be different settings, but they are wrapped differently). Look at the rocker panel, the first...
06-10-2019, 02:10 PM
Replies: 144
Views: 26,226
Posted By vndkshn

The way that radiator/heat exchanger/whatever is...

The way that radiator/heat exchanger/whatever is sitting in there (obviously not a production ready mounting) makes me think they stuck something there either to:

1.) Hide something or cause...
06-07-2019, 03:28 PM
Replies: 396
Views: 32,501
Posted By vndkshn

To be fair... a grand total of 8 cars have gone...

To be fair... a grand total of 8 cars have gone under 7. Two of those are "street cars" only in the broadest sense (the Radicals). Excluding those two, the oldest car to do it is a 2013 model year...
06-07-2019, 03:20 PM
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Posted By vndkshn

But be fair and consider the whole reason why. ...

But be fair and consider the whole reason why.

Why wouldn't someone run a FI Corvette in NASA TT? An ~800 whp Corvette would kinda run in the "banned class" unless they just ran a big motor and...
06-07-2019, 11:04 AM
Replies: 396
Views: 32,501
Posted By vndkshn

Amazing that someone took the time, but that's...

Amazing that someone took the time, but that's actually a pretty good looking car I think. Not saying I think it is coming, but that's a step in the right direction for a FE car.

As pointed out,...
06-07-2019, 12:05 AM
Replies: 517
Views: 47,637
Posted By vndkshn

The sad thing, itís ok to discuss, debate,...

The sad thing, itís ok to discuss, debate, disagree. But some
members just donít know how to do so with any sense of maturity and civility.
06-06-2019, 07:43 PM
Replies: 517
Views: 47,637
Posted By vndkshn

Agreed on all points. Iím on multiple forums...

Agreed on all points. Iím on multiple forums across multiple brands and forums dedicated to models . And nothing holds a candle to what I see here. In 20 years across about 10 forums Iíve probably...
06-06-2019, 02:48 PM
Replies: 517
Views: 47,637
Posted By vndkshn

Realizing that DEs are about improving yourself...

Realizing that DEs are about improving yourself as a driver versus being the fastest guy on the track is the quickest way to actually becoming the fastest guy on track.

PDK is fun for some giggles...
06-06-2019, 02:42 PM
Replies: 517
Views: 47,637
Posted By vndkshn

All he has is ad hominem and insults. Putting...

All he has is ad hominem and insults. Putting him on ignore was the best thing I did.
06-06-2019, 12:06 PM
Replies: 517
Views: 47,637
Posted By vndkshn

The Miata comment is just.... I'll leave it with...

The Miata comment is just.... I'll leave it with what Foosh said.

As for power steering, you are implying it was standard. It was not on the Corvette. I saw and worked on MANY late 60s Vettes...
06-06-2019, 12:00 PM
Replies: 517
Views: 47,637
Posted By vndkshn

If it was a E36, SMGI If it was a E46, SMGII ...

If it was a E36, SMGI
If it was a E46, SMGII
E60s had SMG3

PDKs are pretty awesome on track, and you cannot argue the performance advantage. What CAN be argued is the fun advantage, but that is...
06-05-2019, 05:24 PM
Replies: 186
Views: 22,532
Posted By vndkshn

Why they don't use scroll superchargers instead...

Why they don't use scroll superchargers instead of roots or whipple type has never made sense to me. Would solve alot of the issues you are describing.


Understood and agree, but your original...
06-05-2019, 03:25 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,191
Posted By vndkshn

^ that describes most of the "it ain't a Corvette...

^ that describes most of the "it ain't a Corvette so it sux" comments on the forum. I get it, it's a Corvette forum, but it's also simple minded to have that attitude.
06-05-2019, 03:22 PM
Replies: 186
Views: 22,532
Posted By vndkshn

^turbo motors don't create huge amounts of heat...

^turbo motors don't create huge amounts of heat and have induction heat problems? I guess the aftermarket has been genius at convincing people they need those huge front mounts, etc.
06-04-2019, 01:34 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 6,383
Posted By vndkshn

Then you are one of very few and my hat's off to...

Then you are one of very few and my hat's off to you. I've seen I think two ZR1s at the track and a handful of them on the road. I see Ferraris at both constantly.

I recently saw a C6 ZR1 for...
06-04-2019, 09:50 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 6,383
Posted By vndkshn

True statements, but sadly, most ZR1s are also...

True statements, but sadly, most ZR1s are also garage floor art....
06-03-2019, 01:05 PM
Replies: 517
Views: 47,637
Posted By vndkshn

Guess you are a little new to this.... But...

Guess you are a little new to this....

But when you make a claim that something was printed, and your claimed gets called as false, its up to you to prove it. You haven't done that. Attacking...
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