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by MALDI
Tue Jul 24, 2018 4:53 pm
Forum: Other
Topic: Classic Motorsports Magazine On-Line Poll
Replies: 0
Views: 1131

Classic Motorsports Magazine On-Line Poll

Click the link below and go to Most Undervalued Car to vote for the GTV6 (about 1/2 way down the list).

https://classicmotorsports.com/classies/

We are just a few votes behind the Datsun 240/260/280Z and the Volvo 544 (really?) :mrgreen:
by MALDI
Sat Jun 20, 2015 3:12 am
Forum: Race Cars and Track preparation
Topic: Turbo Alfetta Race Car
Replies: 7
Views: 3131

Re: Turbo Alfetta Race Car

On one hand it's an amazing build, on the other hand there is precious little Alfa left in the car. But as long as it shames the other marques on the track who am I to judge? :wink:
by MALDI
Tue Jan 06, 2015 12:18 pm
Forum: Other
Topic: Get Square Time (Humour)
Replies: 123
Views: 32900

Re: Get Square Time (Humour)

by MALDI
Mon Dec 01, 2014 4:12 am
Forum: Introduce yourself - Gallery
Topic: Mats Strandberg (SWE)
Replies: 785
Views: 158389

Re: Mats Strandberg (SWE)

Oh no! :(
by MALDI
Thu Nov 27, 2014 2:38 pm
Forum: Performance
Topic: Jim K. 3.2 engine
Replies: 344
Views: 62681

Re: Jim K. 3.2 engine

Thanks!
by MALDI
Thu Nov 27, 2014 5:07 am
Forum: Performance
Topic: Jim K. 3.2 engine
Replies: 344
Views: 62681

Re: Jim K. 3.2 engine

Jim, would you explain the measurement of the connecting rod in the picture where the scale says 151.5 g. What is being determined? Thanks.
by MALDI
Sat Aug 16, 2014 2:06 pm
Forum: Other
Topic: Euro Alfa Challenge in Spa
Replies: 16
Views: 4636

Re: Euro Alfa Challenge in Spa

In the first video did the windshield crack while on the track or am I just seeing things?
by MALDI
Wed Aug 13, 2014 5:47 am
Forum: Other
Topic: We were all this guy once--
Replies: 3
Views: 1671

We were all this guy once--

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bVwKV24bYPo

Be sure to click 'cc' for English subtitles...
by MALDI
Wed Jul 02, 2014 4:24 pm
Forum: Other
Topic: Testing waters, weighing options. Maybe selling my GTV6?
Replies: 5
Views: 2041

Re: Testing waters, weighing options. Maybe selling my GTV6?

$5000 as is Most of what you mention in terms of seats, steering wheel, brake pads, brake lines have little bearing on the car's value because they are easily and inexpensively sourced, or, as in the case of the wheels, are really a matter of taste more than performance. The Ron Simons suspension se...
by MALDI
Fri Mar 21, 2014 4:49 am
Forum: Performance
Topic: Adjusting L-Jet mixture with the Black Box
Replies: 16
Views: 5409

Re: Adjusting L-Jet mixture with the Black Box

Greg,

Doesn't the Jetronic system in GTV6s have a wide-open throttle sensor to enrich the charge?

Does your black box replace or supplement that system?

--MALDI
by MALDI
Sat Nov 23, 2013 10:45 am
Forum: Other
Topic: An inspiring video
Replies: 2
Views: 1507

Re: An inspiring video

First link is bad. I believe this is the correct one:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nx2sPfgqlkg
by MALDI
Sun Jan 06, 2013 7:13 am
Forum: Other
Topic: Torsional Rigidity Of Multitudes Of New(er) Cars.
Replies: 5
Views: 3248

Re: Torsional Rigidity Of Multitudes Of New(er) Cars.

There doesn't seem to be much of a correlation with weight or with handling.

Either the list is inaccurate or chassis rigidity is not as fundamental as generally believed.
by MALDI
Sat Jan 05, 2013 6:21 am
Forum: Other
Topic: Torsional Rigidity Of Multitudes Of New(er) Cars.
Replies: 5
Views: 3248

Re: Torsional Rigidity Of Multitudes Of New(er) Cars.

Here is the list sorted most-to-least stiff. Those not in Nm/deg were removed. Koenigsegg Agera R 65,000 Nm/deg Bugatti Veyron 60,000 Nm/deg Koenigsegg Agera 58,000 Nm/deg Rolls-Royce Phantom 40,500 Nm/deg Audi R8 (2014 MY) 40,000 Nm/deg Lexus LF-A 39,130 Nm/deg BMW F10 5 37,500 Nm/deg Volkswagen Ph...
by MALDI
Sat Sep 08, 2012 6:43 am
Forum: Race Cars and Track preparation
Topic: The Orange Cab -MD's New Racer
Replies: 253
Views: 55396

Re: The Orange Cab -MD's New Racer

It would be a great picture if that red car weren't blocking the view of the Alfa! 8)