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02-13-2017, 09:00 AM
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Posted By burglar

Can you post more photos?

Can you post more photos?
06-05-2015, 08:04 AM
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Views: 1,053
Posted By burglar

Forum: RX-8 Racing
05-11-2015, 11:49 AM
Replies: 3,501
Views: 344,494
Posted By burglar

Congrats on the trophy.

Congrats on the trophy.
Forum: RX-8 Racing
05-06-2015, 06:43 AM
Replies: 279
Views: 39,002
Posted By burglar

Not quite apples to apples, but: ...

Not quite apples to apples, but:
http://sololive.scca.com/PS/STR.html

Ricky Crow ran Hankooks on day 1 at the Blytheville Pro in his STR S2000. Relatively consistent (45.3-45.7 on his raw times)...
Forum: RX-8 Racing
05-04-2015, 07:37 AM
Replies: 279
Views: 39,002
Posted By burglar

So the Kentucky Match was fun, the format...

So the Kentucky Match was fun, the format revisions are really positive. Didn't drive so hot Saturday morning, felt I drove OK Saturday afternoon, and felt I drove to about my ability on Sunday. ...
Forum: RX-8 Racing
04-21-2015, 06:28 AM
Replies: 279
Views: 39,002
Posted By burglar

I am a well known bad influence. Note the...

I am a well known bad influence. Note the Bridgestone rebate program ends April 30.

Also, I think the Koni sale is still going on. Talk to Sean, he hooked me up with a killer deal on OTS...
Forum: RX-8 Racing
04-20-2015, 02:05 PM
Replies: 279
Views: 39,002
Posted By burglar

If the perfect storm Palotta / Grogan / Harvey /...

If the perfect storm Palotta / Grogan / Harvey / Fenter CS party happens at Toledo, I'll leave the beetle at home and bring the rx8 just to be a part of that. See you there?
Forum: RX-8 Racing
04-20-2015, 01:59 PM
Replies: 279
Views: 39,002
Posted By burglar

Yesterday I saw one of our better local drivers...

Yesterday I saw one of our better local drivers (top twin in CS at 2014 nats, consistent too) run on 2014 Rival first. He was 0.6 sec quicker than me, which is fair because I'm no gem of a driver. ...
Forum: RX-8 Racing
04-17-2015, 08:54 AM
Replies: 67
Views: 8,157
Posted By burglar

I am of the opinion that the stock suspension is...

I am of the opinion that the stock suspension is very good, even for track use. A "budget" option may actually be a downgrade. Either hold out until you can purchase a proven upgrade, or spend that...
Forum: RX-8 Racing
04-17-2015, 08:39 AM
Replies: 279
Views: 39,002
Posted By burglar

First time driving a CS RX-8 in a long time last...

First time driving a CS RX-8 in a long time last weekend. Forgot just how pleasant these are to drive. Running "lite" prep on last year's Z2 in OE size (snagged them for $100/ea on TR,) OTS Konis,...
Forum: RX-8 Racing
04-05-2015, 10:18 AM
Replies: 3,501
Views: 344,494
Posted By burglar

^Stones or Rivals-SSSS?

^Stones or Rivals-SSSS?
Forum: RX-8 Racing
04-04-2015, 02:03 PM
Replies: 279
Views: 39,002
Posted By burglar

Nice looking run. I'm probably not the best...

Nice looking run. I'm probably not the best person to critique, but I'll throw in my $.02.

What seems to separate the decently quick from the really fast is speed and accuracy of finding the...
01-06-2015, 01:42 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,011
Posted By burglar

Excellent. That thread is incredible. Using...

Excellent. That thread is incredible.

Using expected weight for my specific trim package + my weight, Torque reports about 181hp to the wheels peak. 1st full tank calculated out to 18.85mpg,...
01-06-2015, 01:18 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,011
Posted By burglar

After a hiatus - bought another. Catch me up.

Many years ago I had an '04 RX8. Put 50k very happy miles on it. The day I sold it was a sad one.

Couldn't resist and bought an '07 zero option 6mt. Just hit 61k. Runs and drives great, but no...
08-20-2011, 02:14 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 549
Posted By burglar

Wheels sold, tires still available.

Wheels sold, tires still available.
08-19-2011, 08:33 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 549
Posted By burglar

vsop is first in line, I'll let you know if we...

vsop is first in line, I'll let you know if we cannot work a deal out.
08-19-2011, 08:32 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 549
Posted By burglar

I'm in Dearborn.

I'm in Dearborn.
08-19-2011, 06:58 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 549
Posted By burglar

PM returned, let me know what details you would...

PM returned, let me know what details you would like.
08-19-2011, 06:57 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 549
Posted By burglar

I'm sorry, I do not know if they will fit a...

I'm sorry, I do not know if they will fit a Speed3. 245 is pretty wide, I'd check a Mazda3 forum to see if anyone has tried it.

I do not know if manufacture date is stamped on the tire, but I can...
08-18-2011, 09:38 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 549
Posted By burglar

Anyone a member of a Mazda3 forum who would be...

Anyone a member of a Mazda3 forum who would be willing to link to this ad?

I want them to GO. Lowball me, worst I can say is no.
08-16-2011, 11:41 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 549
Posted By burglar

MI 245/40-10 BFG R1, cheap.

UPDATE: WHEELS ARE SOLD!!! Thanks.

BFGoodrich G Force R1 tires, 245/40-18. Tires new are ~$300 ea, have two days of use on them. Perfect for HPDE.

Sold the RX-8, and these aren't even close...
08-04-2011, 12:27 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,214
Posted By burglar

Got it, sale of wheels only pending to cabrone.

Got it, sale of wheels only pending to cabrone.
08-04-2011, 12:03 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,214
Posted By burglar

R-tires can be a little tricky - they can wear...

R-tires can be a little tricky - they can wear out in more ways than one.

The obvious is the rubber level - when it's gone, it's gone. These have lots of rubber left as shown in the pics.
...
08-03-2011, 09:10 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,214
Posted By burglar

Well, they're not doing me any good sitting in...

Well, they're not doing me any good sitting in the garage. These things need to go.

Chika, according to Amazon.com (http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/compatibility-chart/B002DYB2ZI?ie=UTF8&i=25),...
07-08-2011, 05:59 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,214
Posted By burglar

Still for sale.

Still for sale.
06-23-2011, 11:31 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,214
Posted By burglar

PM'd!

PM'd!
06-21-2011, 06:05 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,214
Posted By burglar

I'm in Dearborn, but pass right by Troy on my way...

I'm in Dearborn, but pass right by Troy on my way to/from work.
Forum: RX-8 Racing
06-18-2011, 03:29 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 744
Posted By burglar

Take $100 off.

Take $100 off.
06-18-2011, 03:24 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,214
Posted By burglar

Did I mention that the wheels are in really nice...

Did I mention that the wheels are in really nice shape? Not concours, as they do have a rash or two and did see a Michigan winter or two as well. But really, really nice:
...
Forum: RX-8 Racing
05-26-2011, 02:18 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 744
Posted By burglar

MI 245 BFG R1 on OEM wheels with TPMS

See my ad in the classified section (https://www.rx8club.com/showthread.php?t=216989). Boot this if it's against the rules. I figure the more correct traffic would be in this section.
05-25-2011, 10:23 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 533
Posted By burglar

MI Nice OEM wheels with track tires, tpms

See my ad in the classifieds. Bolt on to your RX8 and put it right on the track. Sold my RX8, must sell. Make offer.
05-24-2011, 07:46 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,214
Posted By burglar

Thumbs up Brake pads sold! La Fin du Monde, Trois...

Brake pads sold!

La Fin du Monde, Trois Pistoles, and Maudite are pretty easy to find. Quelque Chose and Ephemere are much more rare here in Detroit.

Buy these tires and put your RX8 on the...
05-23-2011, 11:34 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,214
Posted By burglar

I'd rather sell as a package, since they're...

I'd rather sell as a package, since they're mounted / balanced / ready to hit the track. If I get no bites I'll have to separate. Stay tuned.
05-22-2011, 06:35 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,214
Posted By burglar

Sale pending on the brake pads. I have no...

Sale pending on the brake pads.

I have no use for the wheels / tires anymore. Want them gone. How about $800 plus shipping?
05-21-2011, 04:33 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,214
Posted By burglar

Meaty! http://i54.tinypic.com/2n0la2q.jpg ...

Meaty!

http://i54.tinypic.com/2n0la2q.jpg

Meaty! This is the wear dot for the worst edge (top tire in the above pic)

http://i55.tinypic.com/dgiadh.jpg

Rubber mallet / wood scraps not...
05-21-2011, 04:31 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,214
Posted By burglar

I have someone interested in the brake only, but...

I have someone interested in the brake only, but if they pass, how does $170 shipped sound? Less if you send me some Unibroue beer.
05-20-2011, 11:13 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,214
Posted By burglar

MI OEM Wheels (w/TPMS!) + 245 BFG R1s

Full setup perfect for track days. Sold my 8. :(

OEM 18" wheels w/ TPMS installed.

245/40-18 BFGoodrich R1 Tires. Great shape, 1 qualifying session on a Mustang and one track day on the RX8....
Forum: MW RX-8 Forum
05-02-2011, 11:28 AM
Replies: 974
Views: 74,476
Posted By burglar

;) .

;) .
Forum: MW RX-8 Forum
04-30-2011, 07:02 PM
Replies: 974
Views: 74,476
Posted By burglar

Lol., nice driving today. I especially enjoyed...

Lol., nice driving today. I especially enjoyed the spin.
Forum: RX-8 Racing
04-15-2011, 06:23 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 3,835
Posted By burglar

Maybe I'm just falling for your trolling, but you...

Maybe I'm just falling for your trolling, but you thing it's a little unfair to categorize an entire club because you had one bad experience?

That's like saying all rotary owners are ashy holes...
Forum: MW RX-8 Forum
04-12-2011, 11:03 AM
Replies: 974
Views: 74,476
Posted By burglar

What is autox? ;)

What is autox?

;)
Forum: RX-8 Racing
04-11-2011, 11:11 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 998
Posted By burglar

Hard to tell anything from the video, but a good...

Hard to tell anything from the video, but a good tip:

If you can have an experienced racer ride with you and give you feedback after, it is very helpful.

Even more helpful is riding with an...
Forum: RX-8 Racing
04-07-2011, 11:19 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,476
Posted By burglar

I got your flex right here ...

I got your flex right here

http://i54.tinypic.com/2qlzsr9.jpg
Forum: RX-8 Racing
04-06-2011, 10:31 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,476
Posted By burglar

I'm so geeked to get back on course now, thanks. ...

I'm so geeked to get back on course now, thanks.

My RX8 is faster and more natural around the cones than the 370z, but the Z car is goofy juvenile fun. Things seem to come up a lot faster, and...
Forum: RX-8 Racing
04-05-2011, 11:21 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,476
Posted By burglar

The 370 is murder on the outside fronts, I run 40...

The 370 is murder on the outside fronts, I run 40 hot front to try and save the shoulder.
Forum: MW RX-8 Forum
03-21-2011, 06:11 AM
Replies: 974
Views: 74,476
Posted By burglar

You know, I've never even considered crossing the...

You know, I've never even considered crossing the border for a track day. Thanks for those links!
Forum: MW RX-8 Forum
03-20-2011, 01:14 PM
Replies: 974
Views: 74,476
Posted By burglar

MI I don't know anything about drifting, but for...

I don't know anything about drifting, but for autocross instruction I'd check this (http://www.detroit-scca.org/e107/page.php?11) out. There's three of us RX8 owners that autocross regularly, and a...
Forum: MW RX-8 Forum
03-19-2011, 03:01 PM
Replies: 974
Views: 74,476
Posted By burglar

Since you already have an RX-8, why not save the...

Since you already have an RX-8, why not save the car rental and airfare and attend an autocross or track day school with your own car? It's almost the season.

Autocross:
Autocross...
Forum: RX-8 Racing
03-16-2011, 01:59 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,565
Posted By burglar

Braun runs locally here, and watching him drive...

Braun runs locally here, and watching him drive actually discourages me from advancing beyond the local level. It's jaw dropping.

That said, BS is fast!

Congrats to the crew here.
Forum: RX-8 Racing
01-10-2011, 07:05 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,037
Posted By burglar

Double check your classing rules, if you have a...

Double check your classing rules, if you have a 6MT 17" wheels put you out of stock class.

The Star Specs will be a huge jump in performance over the V12s in almost any size. The sidewalls are so...
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