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Forum: Fun Runs and Upcoming Events in our area. 09-30-2020, 09:07 AM
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Posted By racer
PCAP AX - October 18

Last event of the season is coming up on 10/18. I believe this one is on the Washington Circuit at Summit Point. Last I checked, still room available to sign up.
Forum: Track Talk 09-28-2020, 07:55 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 207
Posted By racer
Nope, the 914/6 got a garage mate.

Nope, the 914/6 got a garage mate.
Forum: Track Talk 09-28-2020, 12:44 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 207
Posted By racer
You were looking a little too relaxed so I...

You were looking a little too relaxed so I thought I would spice it up a bit! :p
Forum: Miscellaneous Discussions 09-28-2020, 11:26 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 96
Posted By racer
thanks guys.

thanks guys.
Forum: Track Talk 09-28-2020, 11:22 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 207
Posted By racer
Matt, I think we ended up next to each other in...

Matt, I think we ended up next to each other in the paddock but I didn't make the connection.
I had one of the two black 924S's that were there ;)
Forum: Miscellaneous Discussions 09-25-2020, 07:55 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 96
Posted By racer
Wanted - Old Porsche Panorama mags

I am trying to locate just a few old issues of Panorama and they revolve around the 1974, 1978 and 1979 PCA parade issues. My folks competed at all three. I am not sure they still have their old...
Forum: Fun Runs and Upcoming Events in our area. 09-21-2020, 11:28 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 375
Posted By racer
Beautiful day... Put about 250 miles, round trip,...

Beautiful day... Put about 250 miles, round trip, on the old car. Sold a set of wheels..
but couldn't find the cigarette lighter I was looking for. About 10 914's were there, a 912e, a 356 and a...
Forum: Fun Runs and Upcoming Events in our area. 09-16-2020, 07:53 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 375
Posted By racer
Aircooled Vintage Swap - Sept 19, 2020

Late notice but shared from 914world.com - http://www.914world.com/bbs2/index.php?showtopic=345823

Event is this Saturday, September 19, 8am-4pm.

Normally at Ski Roundtop, this years event has...
Forum: Porsche Technical Discussions 09-15-2020, 03:04 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 708
Posted By racer
I'm local too.. South Riding.. I've used over the...

I'm local too.. South Riding.. I've used over the years
1) Chapman: https://chapmanautowerks.com/ - off Old Ox b/w toll road and 28
2) IMA : https://imamotorwerke.com/ - Chantilly.. in the...
Forum: Porsche & BMW Parts For Sale/Wanted 09-15-2020, 11:48 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 243
Posted By racer
For those wondering, they are 6x16 and 7x16 ...

For those wondering, they are 6x16 and 7x16 (Since there are a lot of Fuchs that came on or fit the Carrera in question)
Forum: Porsche Technical Discussions 09-15-2020, 11:44 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 708
Posted By racer
Indeed.. welcome! Good looking car you got there....

Indeed.. welcome! Good looking car you got there.

the next best $$ you could spend is to join PCA - Potomac region: https://pcapotomac.org/ - lots of us are PCA members and Potomac is one...
Forum: Professional Help 09-14-2020, 11:22 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 375
Posted By racer
Welcome! What year Boxster are you looking at? I...

Welcome! What year Boxster are you looking at? I presume you've done some research already into some issues with these cars? Sorry I don't live near Fredricksburg to offer more help.
Forum: Fun Runs and Upcoming Events in our area. 09-09-2020, 10:48 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 338
Posted By racer
Great event. Lots of cars.. old and new.. shiny...

Great event. Lots of cars.. old and new.. shiny and less shiny. Beautiful weather. I took no pictures as I was busy boring my son on the intricacies of 356 models and all the other "old" cars which...
Forum: Porsche & BMW Cars For Sale/Wanted 09-09-2020, 10:46 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,294
Posted By racer
Congrats on the sale. Hope your GT4 gets too you...

Congrats on the sale. Hope your GT4 gets too you soon!
Forum: Porsche Technical Discussions 09-03-2020, 02:28 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 782
Posted By racer
Boy did this thread take a left turn off track. ...

Boy did this thread take a left turn off track.

That said, if I'm 17 and my dad's offering me a 14 year old Boxster, I certainly am not saying "no thanks". I hope he enjoys it.. and maybe comes...
Forum: Fun Runs and Upcoming Events in our area. 09-03-2020, 02:26 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 338
Posted By racer
Gathering of the Faithful - this weekend

I hope to make it out to the "Gathering of the Faithful" this Saturday (9/5/20) at 2 Silos in Manassas, ideally in the 914/6 if nothing mechanical pops up before then.

I'm told they cut...
Forum: Porsche Technical Discussions 09-02-2020, 08:21 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 782
Posted By racer
Making it safe? Pull a few plug wires.. no kid...

Making it safe? Pull a few plug wires.. no kid needs a 300hp sportscar ;)

All seasons would be fine.. until it gets snowy and icy (which I think it does in Ohio), then dedicated snows would keep...
Forum: Porsche & BMW Parts For Sale/Wanted 09-01-2020, 08:28 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 273
Posted By racer
Broke down and redrilled/remounted the Longacre...

Broke down and redrilled/remounted the Longacre mirror that came with the car so its not so 1) close to my head and 2) allows me to see out the back of the car. Essentially its now located height...
Forum: Porsche & BMW Cars For Sale/Wanted 08-31-2020, 08:04 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 675
Posted By racer
Good looking car.. Shame it wasn't around in...

Good looking car.. Shame it wasn't around in April when my son was looking ;)
Forum: Porsche Technical Discussions 08-27-2020, 07:01 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 226
Posted By racer
Considering the stresses (heat) that are placed...

Considering the stresses (heat) that are placed on a car that is track driven, I think the need to improve a stock car to handle these stresses will always exist. Just following the model...
Forum: Porsche & BMW Parts For Sale/Wanted 08-25-2020, 12:06 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 273
Posted By racer
Good ask TR. The car did come with a...

Good ask TR.

The car did come with a Longacre 14" wide mirror. I hate it. Currently it sits too close to the driver(s) or passengers head and even when pushed back/higher, its still a little too...
Forum: Porsche & BMW Parts For Sale/Wanted 08-25-2020, 08:52 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 273
Posted By racer
Bump... found some used ones and of course they...

Bump... found some used ones and of course they were broken so, still looking.
Forum: Porsche & BMW Cars For Sale/Wanted 08-25-2020, 08:51 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 351
Posted By racer
While not for sale, we bought an older Audi A4...

While not for sale, we bought an older Audi A4 wagon for similar reason (son is a long pole defender in lacrosse - 6ft long sticks!)

Plenty of Jetta wagons out there too.. GLWTS!
Forum: Track Talk 08-23-2020, 04:00 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 243
Posted By racer
Caught the last 20 min or so of the rebroadcast...

Caught the last 20 min or so of the rebroadcast today. Lots of action for both classes.
150mph up the esses does seem pretty impressive. Great pass by the Acura (Farnbacher iirc) on the Benz in...
Forum: Porsche Technical Discussions 08-20-2020, 08:21 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 246
Posted By racer
Apple's to Oranges. 1 New Audi key, cut by Audi...

Apple's to Oranges. 1 New Audi key, cut by Audi and programmes to the car was about $250.

2 charges:
1 charge by Audi, using VIN and proof of ownership, to have a key cut
1 charge by the dealer...
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