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Forum: SE RX-8 Forum
11-07-2012, 10:53 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 723
Posted By londo

Reminder that this is coming up in a couple of...

Reminder that this is coming up in a couple of days. The info on VIR's website still says it starts at 9am, but the latest email they sent out now says 8:30am. Also confirmed Ariel Atom ride-along...
Forum: SE RX-8 Forum
10-26-2012, 06:55 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 723
Posted By londo

Unfortunately no. I spent all my time around the...

Unfortunately no. I spent all my time around the teen driving school, while the VIR officials were busy with the big SCCA meet, so I didn't find anyone who could give me more info.

The good news...
Forum: SE RX-8 Forum
10-12-2012, 09:13 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 723
Posted By londo

VIR has some info on their website now, but not...

VIR has some info on their website now, but not many details http://virnow.com/files/2012/10/Holiday-laps.pdf (http://virnow.com/files/2012/10/Holiday-laps.pdf). I'll be up there next weekend so...
Forum: SE RX-8 Forum
10-05-2012, 09:40 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 723
Posted By londo

I'll be there, but I'm not hard-core enough to be...

I'll be there, but I'm not hard-core enough to be there at 7am. Last time I got there at 8:15 and was near the front of group B which was on track about 9:30. If they do the $10 ride in the Aerial...
Forum: SE RX-8 Forum
08-04-2012, 11:58 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 768
Posted By londo

Well I was there at Brier Creek with my red...

Well I was there at Brier Creek with my red series 2 for about 30 seconds before finding it was moved to Waverly. When we got there the place was packed - people were parking on the curbs, in...
Forum: SE RX-8 Forum
04-01-2012, 11:15 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,591
Posted By londo

Ahhh, the Speed3 with the Continential Tires...

Ahhh, the Speed3 with the Continential Tires vinyl - I walked right past you in the paddock. Nice ride. The last shots are me on my final run with the porsche riding my butt through turn 3.

For...
Forum: SE RX-8 Forum
03-31-2012, 12:27 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,591
Posted By londo

Yes, the red series 2 with the ROT8 plate is me....

Yes, the red series 2 with the ROT8 plate is me. I was in group B, the other two 8s were grey and in groups C & D. I got there at 8:20 and was still too late to make it into group A.

I didn't...
Forum: SE RX-8 Forum
03-30-2012, 06:43 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,591
Posted By londo

Well, that was a blast! Didn't meet up with...

Well, that was a blast! Didn't meet up with anyone from here - I was looking for you in an 8, didn't know you had a Speed3. There were a couple of other 8s - one with MD plates and one from Charlotte...
Forum: SE RX-8 Forum
03-27-2012, 02:14 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,591
Posted By londo

Which route do you guys drive? I usually take 501...

Which route do you guys drive? I usually take 501 to Roxboro, but I hate driving through Durham. I'm thinking of taking 40 to Hillsborough, then 86/119.
Forum: SE RX-8 Forum
03-21-2012, 06:33 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,591
Posted By londo

It's not all about speed - you can have fun...

It's not all about speed - you can have fun clipping the apexes or hanging on through the roller coaster at 60mph. Having said that - top speed depends on how much you can gap the guy ahead of you,...
Forum: SE RX-8 Forum
03-20-2012, 08:44 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,591
Posted By londo

Yes, you just turn up and pay. You pay for one...

Yes, you just turn up and pay. You pay for one session when you enter the track, then you can buy extra track sessions, a ride in the Ariel Atom etc once you're in the paddock. This is a popular...
Forum: SE RX-8 Forum
03-07-2012, 12:04 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,591
Posted By londo

Good news if they really do run the full course -...

Good news if they really do run the full course - love the climbing esses and back straight. Unfortunately they just added Bertil Roos for the whole week on the South course, so they might have to...
Forum: SE RX-8 Forum
02-07-2012, 03:07 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,591
Posted By londo

NC VIR open house 3/30

VIR's annual open house is coming up at the end of next month: http://virnow.com/2012/02/07/charity-laps-to-benefit-ronald-mcdonald-house-charities/

$25 to drive on the track behind pace car, $10...
Forum: SE RX-8 Forum
10-31-2011, 08:49 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 478
Posted By londo

NC VIR Holiday Laps

Virginia International Raceway is holding its annual Holiday Laps on Friday 11/11/11.

For a $25 tax deductible donation to the Salvation Army you get to drive your car for 20-25 minutes on the...
Forum: SE RX-8 Forum
09-29-2011, 08:17 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 941
Posted By londo

It starts around 9 - I'll be there a few minutes...

It starts around 9 - I'll be there a few minutes earlier, say 8:45, to try and snag a slot at the north end, somewhere outside Chili's.
Forum: SE RX-8 Forum
09-04-2011, 06:03 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 941
Posted By londo

Cars 'n' Coffee at Brier Creek happens the first...

Cars 'n' Coffee at Brier Creek happens the first Saturday morning of each month (that would be yesterday). A couple of hundred classic and performance cars turn up in the shopping center parking...
05-10-2011, 12:06 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,373
Posted By londo

Do we have to buy a 3-day ticket using the...

Do we have to buy a 3-day ticket using the special code in order to get into the corral at VIR? I'm just going to be there on Saturday. Will the car parking marshals let me park in the corral with...
Forum: SE RX-8 Forum
11-12-2010, 05:11 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 507
Posted By londo

Holiday laps at VIR

Newbie RX8 owner and first-time poster here. Just got my 2010 Sport last week and saw there was a Holiday Laps session at VIR today. Left home with 585 miles on the clock, so I arrived at VIR with...
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