Boston Mazda Rev-It Up 7/12-7/13 - RX8Club.com
RX8Club.com

Go Back   RX8Club.com > Regional Forums > NE RX-8 Forum




Reply
 
 
 
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Search this Thread Rate Thread
Old 07-09-2003, 03:46 PM   #1
Registered
 
Trader Score: (0)
Join Date: Feb 2003
Location: Boston
Posts: 13
Send a message via AIM to edboc
Boston Mazda Rev-It Up 7/12-7/13

Should I expect to see the RX-8 on display at Mazda Rev-It Up this coming weekend? Anyone have tips for the AutoX course? I've done BMW CCA AutoX School a few months ago. I'm sure my M3 will handle differently compared to the Mazda6.
__________________
1997 BMW ///M3/2 E36
edboc is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-09-2003, 04:01 PM   #2
Momentum Keeps Me Going
 
Spin9k's Avatar
 
Trader Score: (0)
Join Date: Sep 2002
Location: Colorado
Posts: 5,052
Cool

I had read somewhere that other events DID have an RX-8 on hand to look at. Let's hope they do! Knowing Mazda, they'll probably call and have my car ready to deliver on Saturday, just before I should head south to get to this event. I'm on Sunday, 7AM was the only spot left when I signed.

Haven't had a chance to do this with a car since college, but since it's their wheels, we can all go like hell!

Good luck.. see you there!
Spin9k is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-09-2003, 05:19 PM   #3
Registered User
 
Trader Score: (0)
Join Date: Mar 2003
Location: Swansea, IL
Posts: 11
Send a message via AIM to rx-ache
As a pre-order customer, my dealer got me a pass to the VIP day. I was allowed to drive but my times didn't count. Fair warning, all the Mazda6's are automatic to level the playing field. I did not like that, but since it didn't cost me anything I couldn't complain. If you are competing, and can try to strong arm your dealer, you will have a significant advantage over others. I turned in a 460ish score by my second lap. If I had 2 more a day or to later, I know I could have improved it. My advice to you is go through the different classes as much as you can (but at 7:00 am you are pretty much out of luck). When you go though the individual classes push the car beyond what you think are it's limits. You will be more surprised by how much you underestimate it.

Good Luck and Have fun.
rx-ache is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-09-2003, 05:36 PM   #4
Momentum Keeps Me Going
 
Spin9k's Avatar
 
Trader Score: (0)
Join Date: Sep 2002
Location: Colorado
Posts: 5,052
Question

Am not sure
I don't understand.. how can my dealer help me win? Why would I need to stronharm him? And about what? And what is VIP day? No one has ever mentioned that!

Thanks.
Spin9k is offline   Reply With Quote


 
 
 
Reply

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
{ FS } Carbon8's NA Built RX8 For Sale Carbon8 RX-8's For Sale/Wanted 40 01-09-2016 07:24 PM
{ FS } Mazda RX-8 OEM Pearl Satin Fuel Filler Door czr RX-8 Parts For Sale/Wanted 4 09-13-2015 12:37 PM
Where can I get it? erikcamacho15 New Member Forum 0 09-12-2015 12:23 PM
MX-5 Experience @ AMP, brought to you by Mazda North America September 12th AMOC SE RX-8 Forum 1 09-09-2015 06:14 AM


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Rate This Thread
Rate This Thread:

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On



All times are GMT -5. The time now is 08:37 PM.

 

All content Copyright 2007 by Internet Brands, Inc.