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      10-12-2010, 12:41 PM   #1
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going to Nürburgring Nordschleife on 17 Oct

Anyone game? Three cars so far.... Join us for some fun....Leaving Sunday from Heidelberg area around 0800.

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It'll be fun this weekend. 5 runs?
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      10-12-2010, 04:10 PM   #3
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Wish I could roll with you guys. I'm celebrating my son's 12th B-day. Have a blast!
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      10-13-2010, 04:29 AM   #4
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Wow I'd love to. only this thing blew up my clutch.Name:  phone 148.jpg
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Size:  143.8 KB So now I'm waiting on a 6puck ceramic in the mail.

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      10-13-2010, 04:52 AM   #5
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Wow I'd love to. only this thing blew up my clutch.Attachment 442829 So now I'm waiting on a 6puck ceramic in the mail.
"hard" launch?? They should make a smiley for "ouch!"

I gotta shoot you a Pm later. Got a couple of questions for you KC.
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more like to much power for the stock clutch now. I'm the third person I've heard of to install this intercooler and almost immediately smoke a clutch.
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sorry to hear that..

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more like to much power for the stock clutch now. I'm the third person I've heard of to install this intercooler and almost immediately smoke a clutch.
Hey if you know of anyone wanting to make a trip to the 'ring...tell them we leave HD at 0800...will be through K-town at 0845 or so....
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      10-13-2010, 04:41 PM   #8
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what better b-day present than a lap dance ;-)

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Wish I could roll with you guys. I'm celebrating my son's 12th B-day. Have a blast!
You know what I mean.
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      10-13-2010, 11:50 PM   #9
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I'll go! How long will you guys be there for?
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      10-13-2010, 11:59 PM   #10
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As long as 4 laps will take me..not sure about the other guys

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I'll go! How long will you guys be there for?
Just wanting to taste the 'ring experience in case I get orders back to USA during the winter....so 4 laps...5 laps.

I'll PM my number.

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      10-14-2010, 04:02 AM   #11
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I think I will meet you guys up there too.
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Then I would have alot of explaining to do on both ends.
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Not to be the spoiler of the trip, but this is what the forecast is for Sunday:





Thats likely at night and early morning. Its supposed to rain all weekend.
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      10-14-2010, 01:37 PM   #14
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We'll make a weather call Sat evening after seeing what it looks like...

20% chance of precipitation isn't a bad gamble and 48 degrees for a high means the cars will run cooler...as long as the tires are warm we should be ok... obviously don't want to drive with snow flurries or wet concrete at 48 degrees.

Let's make a weather call Sat evening and I'll pm all concerned.
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20% chance of precipitation isn't a bad gamble and 48 degrees for a high means the cars will run cooler...as long as the tires are warm we should be ok... obviously don't want to drive with snow flurries or wet concrete at 48 degrees.

Let's make a weather call Sat evening and I'll pm all concerned.
Be careful with the cold weather up at the 'ring. It can get pretty slippery if you're not careful.

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Current weather forecast for the Nurburgring according to Accuweather.com


http://www.accuweather.com/en-us/de/.../details4.aspx


I dont care about the weather that much, would be nice to just cruise the course a few more times. What sucks is that there probably wont be any of the track photographers out taking pictures of cars that go by.
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Hey if you know of anyone wanting to make a trip to the 'ring...tell them we leave HD at 0800...will be through K-town at 0845 or so....
I have two friends that would love to go. Both are N55 one is DCT. However they are also both in the Break-in. Don't worry looks like we'll have enough 1er by the summer to fill up the ring.
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we're bringing our own photog...

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Current weather forecast for the Nurburgring according to Accuweather.com


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I dont care about the weather that much, would be nice to just cruise the course a few more times. What sucks is that there probably wont be any of the track photographers out taking pictures of cars that go by.
We just have to treat him nice and not leave him for hours in the cold...a little food and water and at least a lap or two ;-)
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      10-15-2010, 02:57 AM   #19
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Current weather forecast for the Nurburgring according to Accuweather.com


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What sucks is that there probably wont be any of the track photographers out taking pictures of cars that go by.
Don't worry about that part. They always have people there snapping all the time.
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I have two friends that would love to go. Both are N55 one is DCT. However they are also both in the Break-in. Don't worry looks like we'll have enough 1er by the summer to fill up the ring.
Tell them to come anyway, they dont need to thrash their cars on the track to enjoy it.

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We just have to treat him nice and not leave him for hours in the cold...a little food and water and at least a lap or two ;-)
Water? Screw that I would offer them beer if they can get some sick shots! lol
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20% chance of precipitation isn't a bad gamble and 48 degrees for a high means the cars will run cooler...as long as the tires are warm we should be ok... obviously don't want to drive with snow flurries or wet concrete at 48 degrees.

Let's make a weather call Sat evening and I'll pm all concerned.
Ok Rick. Be sure to PM or post IF you guys decided to cancel. But I am looking forward to going. We could always just go to the Museum and Motor Arcade there. I guess they are open on Sundays right>? I might be bring Oli (Specter88) with me too.

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