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Forum: Racing 05-18-2015, 08:37 AM
Replies: 1,336
Views: 76,902
Posted By Ace100
It might just be an excuse to bring the revs back...

It might just be an excuse to bring the revs back up and improve the sound. My technical and adult side gets that the current cars have a shit ton of torque but the little boy who grew up a racing...
Forum: Racing 04-28-2015, 01:49 PM
Replies: 1,336
Views: 76,902
Posted By Ace100
Yeah. :clap

Yeah. :clap
Forum: Racing 04-15-2015, 09:35 PM
Replies: 1,336
Views: 76,902
Posted By Ace100
I figured someone would bring up the stands. ...

I figured someone would bring up the stands. There's no doubt that China is a long way from being a rabid Grand Prix country but from the video I saw of the crowd, it did seem to be made up of a...
Forum: Racing 04-15-2015, 08:56 AM
Replies: 1,336
Views: 76,902
Posted By Ace100
At least that means that the Chinese were paying...

At least that means that the Chinese were paying attention to an F1 race in their country. I doubt it was even in the papers when it was in Korea.
Forum: Racing 04-13-2015, 09:02 AM
Replies: 1,336
Views: 76,902
Posted By Ace100
I don't think he'll make that sacrifice. Those...

I don't think he'll make that sacrifice. Those boos from the crowd last year seemed to shake him up. I don't think he has it in him to intentionally play the villain role.
Forum: Racing 04-12-2015, 11:01 PM
Replies: 1,336
Views: 76,902
Posted By Ace100
You do understand that years from now we'll be...

You do understand that years from now we'll be celebrating Lewis' goofy style. Like Graham Hill's mustache.
Forum: Racing 03-29-2015, 11:18 PM
Replies: 1,336
Views: 76,902
Posted By Ace100
I'm beginning to think that Alonso will be litmus...

I'm beginning to think that Alonso will be litmus test for those who love the sport. Yes he's a two time world champion but it's been obvious that if he'd had the car during a number of years he'd...
Forum: Racing 03-04-2015, 07:42 AM
Replies: 1,336
Views: 76,902
Posted By Ace100
What if if wasn't a shock that set up the...

What if if wasn't a shock that set up the accident but a seizure? That would also explain the lack of driver input just before the accident. The impact could still have caused a concussion (15Gs at...
Forum: Racing 02-26-2015, 11:48 AM
Replies: 1,336
Views: 76,902
Posted By Ace100
There's definitely some urgency in the way the...

There's definitely some urgency in the way the responders react after reaching the car. I have no real idea of what the story is but it does seem like there's more to it than we are being told.
...
Forum: Road warriors 02-17-2015, 04:12 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 4,486
Posted By Ace100
I never looked back at mine. That's why I sold...

I never looked back at mine. That's why I sold it. :hide
Forum: Racing 01-17-2015, 01:53 PM
Replies: 11,280
Views: 902,709
Posted By Ace100
Next year, a stage win, the following...

Next year, a stage win, the following years...???!!!!??!?!?
Forum: Road warriors 01-16-2015, 09:24 AM
Replies: 919
Views: 266,967
Posted By Ace100
My ever-evolving 1983 Cal II, Johannesburg,...

My ever-evolving 1983 Cal II, Johannesburg, California.

https://farm8.staticflickr.com/7474/15674491393_787b7fdb5d_b.jpg (https://flic.kr/p/pT6ScB)Untitled (https://flic.kr/p/pT6ScB) by BealeDabbs...
Forum: Racing 12-08-2014, 11:50 PM
Replies: 2,885
Views: 261,460
Posted By Ace100
Macau was and is bananas. Satan's hallway.

Macau was and is bananas. Satan's hallway.
Forum: Racing 11-29-2014, 05:38 AM
Replies: 2,885
Views: 261,460
Posted By Ace100
http://1.bp.blogspot.com/-Gb3hJnu_MG8/VHiCN1u2e5I/...

http://1.bp.blogspot.com/-Gb3hJnu_MG8/VHiCN1u2e5I/AAAAAAAAMEk/l9Kb7Ah0UHM/s1600/B3dxTEoCMAE74x_.jpg-large.jpeg
Forum: Racing 11-17-2014, 07:05 PM
Replies: 2,885
Views: 261,460
Posted By Ace100
How much instrumentation is allowed in NASCAR? ...

How much instrumentation is allowed in NASCAR? How much data is available to the teams?

Robby Gordon's shop is right down the street and I recall an ad being placed looking for a telemetry tech. ...
Forum: Racing 11-17-2014, 01:05 PM
Replies: 2,885
Views: 261,460
Posted By Ace100
I agree. I don't like the format of NASCAR but...

I agree. I don't like the format of NASCAR but I'll be damned if I'll criticize the effort that goes into the racing. Theres a staggering amount of talent employed by NASCAR teams. Some of the...
Forum: Old's Cool 11-16-2014, 10:05 PM
Replies: 7,830
Views: 3,645,638
Posted By Ace100
I'm not sure that Aniket fully understands how...

I'm not sure that Aniket fully understands how legendary he will become from all of the work he has done. It's not quite Erik Buell/John Britten level but it's closer than I think he realizes. ...
Forum: Racing 11-16-2014, 09:47 PM
Replies: 2,885
Views: 261,460
Posted By Ace100
Some of it is the natural cycle of things. Look...

Some of it is the natural cycle of things. Look at how surfing/skating/Action sports go through cycles. The thing is, you need a period where a large group of fans will follow so that when you come...
Forum: Racing 11-16-2014, 08:32 PM
Replies: 2,885
Views: 261,460
Posted By Ace100
And if they do go quasi-spec series, I'm gone. ...

And if they do go quasi-spec series, I'm gone. WRC lost me with the 1.6 liter cars. Indy lost me (a life-long fan) with the idiotic split into IRL and IndyCar. I could see being happy following...
Forum: Racing 10-05-2014, 02:28 PM
Replies: 2,885
Views: 261,460
Posted By Ace100
The few times I can recall Nico driving near the...

The few times I can recall Nico driving near the edge, he hasn't seemed too comfortable maintaining it for very long. Lewis seems to thrive on those moments when the lease is off and he can hammer...
Forum: Racing 10-05-2014, 01:12 AM
Replies: 2,885
Views: 261,460
Posted By Ace100
There's an awful lot of grim faces. Not good. ...

There's an awful lot of grim faces. Not good.

EDIT: There are reports that he hit the crane that was clearing Sutil's car. Unconscious when airlifted.
Forum: Racing 10-04-2014, 08:43 PM
Replies: 2,885
Views: 261,460
Posted By Ace100
<iframe width="560" height="315"...

<iframe width="560" height="315" src="//www.youtube.com/embed/YPQkYxxftfU?rel=0" frameborder="0" allowfullscreen></iframe>

:rofl
Forum: Racing 10-04-2014, 05:08 PM
Replies: 2,885
Views: 261,460
Posted By Ace100
If it was any other team, I'd be posting crybaby...

If it was any other team, I'd be posting crybaby pictures too. I don't really like him as a competitor very much and yet I have no problem with Seb jumping to the hobbled horse, er, Ferrari. Four...
Forum: Some Assembly Required 09-30-2014, 06:29 PM
Replies: 1,672
Views: 1,213,409
Posted By Ace100
I believe that this is inmate glitch_oz's...

I believe that this is inmate glitch_oz's Thinstrom. Is that who you bought it from?
Forum: Road warriors 09-24-2014, 08:25 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,001
Posted By Ace100
I have a 1983 California II. Other than the...

I have a 1983 California II. Other than the crappy handlebar switches on the right side (Lego switches as they are known), it has been very easy to maintain. I swapped those out for a very...
Forum: West – California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 09-21-2014, 11:42 AM
Replies: 870
Views: 136,092
Posted By Ace100
Add some money for a 685 kit and you're good.

Add some money for a 685 kit and you're good.
Forum: Racing 09-16-2014, 08:00 AM
Replies: 2,885
Views: 261,460
Posted By Ace100
Franck Montagny's post race interview had my wife...

Franck Montagny's post race interview had my wife and I cracking up.
Forum: Road warriors 09-16-2014, 12:17 AM
Replies: 2,085
Views: 627,379
Posted By Ace100
That's where I'm going with my '83 Cal 2 Guzzi. ...

That's where I'm going with my '83 Cal 2 Guzzi. I ride it everywhere. I've ridden around the Trona Pinnacles in Death Valley, taken it in the sand at Rasor Road and ridden up rocky hills in the...
Forum: The Garage 09-12-2014, 11:11 AM
Replies: 4,820
Views: 676,070
Posted By Ace100
That was my understanding regarding the high freq...

That was my understanding regarding the high freq box. From what I've read it doesn't sound like it's an ideal setup for aluminum but it will at least give me the option. It does indeed seem to be a...
Forum: The Garage 09-10-2014, 11:05 PM
Replies: 4,820
Views: 676,070
Posted By Ace100
New Welder and Plasma Cutter For Newbiw

I just picked up these items today locally through an eBay ad. I bought the whole lot for $300, untested (I know). I haven't welded since high school, 32 years ago. I may need a refresher :rofl
...
Forum: Racing 09-09-2014, 07:41 PM
Replies: 2,885
Views: 261,460
Posted By Ace100
"Williams needs the permission of Mercedes...

"Williams needs the permission of Mercedes whenever it wishes to use the ‘overtake button’ and that permission tends to come more readily when the fight is with a Red Bull or a Ferrari than when it’s...
Forum: Racing 09-08-2014, 11:08 PM
Replies: 2,885
Views: 261,460
Posted By Ace100
In spite of all the drama and tension, whether...

In spite of all the drama and tension, whether real or artificially cultivated by the team and press, I'd stick with Lewis and Nico for next year if I were the decider at Merc. I'd try to get each...
Forum: Racing 09-08-2014, 07:43 AM
Replies: 2,885
Views: 261,460
Posted By Ace100
If that's true then Smiley McRacecar is the new...

If that's true then Smiley McRacecar is the new Alonso, able to wring out far more from a car than should be possible.

I'm starting to think that Seb's best move would be a jump to McLaren next...
Forum: Racing 07-29-2014, 03:51 PM
Replies: 2,885
Views: 261,460
Posted By Ace100
This. Lewis walks the fine line between...

This. Lewis walks the fine line between inspiration and irritation. He's what I would conjure up if someone asked me to describe a modern day formula one great. When he's on, he's spectacular,...
Forum: Racing 07-29-2014, 07:27 AM
Replies: 2,885
Views: 261,460
Posted By Ace100
:rofl "We're putting the band back...

:rofl

"We're putting the band back together!"
Forum: Racing 07-26-2014, 10:53 AM
Replies: 2,885
Views: 261,460
Posted By Ace100
I'm beginning to worry that the complexity of the...

I'm beginning to worry that the complexity of the braking/regen system is going to result in a very bad or even tragic accident. It was alarming to hear Lewis say that his brakes didn't work at all....
Forum: Racing 07-03-2014, 09:23 AM
Replies: 2,885
Views: 261,460
Posted By Ace100
Or he's planning on using a Ferrari...

Or he's planning on using a Ferrari engine/powerplant/hybrid unit/energysource/warpdrive/ in his upcoming cars and sponsorship gives him some access he otherwise wouldn't have before purchasing.
Forum: Racing 06-22-2014, 12:49 PM
Replies: 2,885
Views: 261,460
Posted By Ace100
Yer' singing my song, sister. I've been saying...

Yer' singing my song, sister. I've been saying that all season. How many years has he been delivering miracles in an uncompetitive car?
Forum: Racing 05-31-2014, 06:58 PM
Replies: 2,885
Views: 261,460
Posted By Ace100
I agree and I even knew who won if before...

I agree and I even knew who won if before watching the race. Incredibly exciting. :clap
Forum: Racing 05-25-2014, 09:10 PM
Replies: 2,885
Views: 261,460
Posted By Ace100
I was at a cabin campout in the desert with a...

I was at a cabin campout in the desert with a bunch of non-racing fans who happened to gather at the TV with me for the final laps. Everyone was on their feet and shouting for the last six laps. I...
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