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      09-10-2012, 12:03 AM   #1
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My buddy filmed my lap with his Go Pro, vehicle is a stock 135i DCT. Did a couple laps on gran tourismo and headed out. This is my 3rd lap in the 135i but first run for the day, no previous experience on a track. I know my skills are lacking but had a great time and the car is still in one piece.
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had a great time and the car is still in one piece.
that's the idea! super jealous
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Plant your hands at 9 and 3 and leave them there.
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Plant your hands at 9 and 3 and leave them there.
Thanks, I know my I need work. I always thought for tight hairpins you could shift your hand positions as seen in the linl below

http://www.drivingfast.net/car-contr...m#.UE7b0mthiSM
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Good run and it looked like it was relatively empty, and still in one piece is always a great place to be......wish I had gone...

Got your 'ring sticker?

Going back on the 23rd if you are interested...
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Good run and it looked like it was relatively empty, and still in one piece is always a great place to be......wish I had gone...

Got your 'ring sticker?

Going back on the 23rd if you are interested...

I would like to join you guys but I will be TDY in the states until next month, it was actually extremely packed I was just able to get on shortly after the track was opened due to the clearing of a couple wrecks. It was really a great time, I have a really small sticker on the bottom left corner of my rear windshield
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