View our full gallery on our Smugmug. Auto Club Speedway was windy on Friday when our trailer pulled up. We’d spent the night at a local friends house and made a short journey to the track, stopping at a nearby diner for breakfast along the way. We rolled our NSX out of the trailer and inspected her recently repaired splitter to make sure everything had held up during the bumpy journey down the I-10. We accomplished some practice laps on … Read More
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Last year at Auto Club Speedway We Don’t Lift dealt with punctured tires, an unclear parking situation, and general chaos. This year, the Motor Massive event went much smoother. We were able to pull the NSX out of the trailer and swap her brake pads before getting a full night’s sleep. In the morning, we set up our booth, warmed up the car, and met with the other Global Time Attack participants for the driver’s meeting. Breakfast consisted of powdered donuts … Read More
Every car that wishes to participate in a NASA event is required to pass a tech inspection prior to driving on the track. Participants need to be aware of the event schedule and plan accordingly. We suggest arriving onsite 45-90 minutes prior to the drivers meeting. This will ensure enough time to park, prep, and get their car through tech inspection before the drivers meeting. When Do I Need to be Inspected? If your car does not have a current … Read More
If you have just signed up for your first trackday you may not be sure where to start. Making sure your vehicle is ready to go is key to getting out on track confident in your own safety. It is important to make sure your vehicle is in tip-top shape. If there is a mechanical problem with your vehicle don’t wait until the day of the event to address it. If there is any general maintenance item you have been … Read More
Hyperfest began early in the morning May 19th. We had already passed tech for the Ultimate Track Car Challenge and attended a quick and to the point driver’s meeting. Our first session out on track followed shortly after. Virginia International Raceway is one of our favorite tracks. After having to deal with setting our brake bias at Road Atlanta, we made sure to double check our Wilwoods were handling the track well. We slowly cut down our time over the course … Read More
Global Time Attack Road Atlanta We arrived to Global Time Attack Road Atlanta’s test day excited for another go at one of our favorite tracks, but after warping our rotors on the first session out, we were set back quite a bit. Wilwood helped us out by overnight shipping new rotors to us, and after adjusting our brake bias we were back out on track in style. We put down a laptime of 1:39.614s before the rain set in. The following day … Read More
A chilly night spent rolled up in sleeping bags quickly brightened into a chaotic track event! Round two of the Global Time Attack event at Auto Club Speedway started out rocky. We had difficulties setting up in the paddock and found a nail inside our tire a few sessions in. After plugging the hole at a local shop and as a result the rest of the day was flawless from a mechanical and performance point of view. The car handled … Read More