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Post by Mats » Mon Jun 13, 2005 4:38 am

Wet qualification so I qualified third, fastest guy without rain tyres... Who's your daddy. ;)

The track dried before the race. Started on a wet patch of tarmac so I got a real crappy start with lots of wheelspin.
Could have won my class but I'm too cautious so I didn't manage to overtake and I fried my tires on the penultimate lap (marshals signalled final lap a lap too soon) so I got overtaken instead. :/
I need to toughen up!

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Post by Mats » Tue Jun 14, 2005 12:20 pm

Here's the video... enjoy!

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Post by Zamani » Tue Jun 14, 2005 1:59 pm

Looks good Mats. What's up with the grinding?

Is the 75 stock? Pretty fast if it is.

What about the sud? Looks like a series 1. Does it have a 1.7 16V engine? That car really goes!
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Post by DaveH » Tue Jun 14, 2005 6:33 pm

That was fantastic video Mats. Had me on the edge of my seat.

I'm intrigued by the 'Sud. I kept looking for solid fuel boosters strapped to the sides.

Did the 75 cause much damage to the rear of your car?
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Post by Mats » Tue Jun 14, 2005 11:22 pm

Tnx guys.

Z: "stock" meaning uprated chassis and everything not needed thrown out and so on. Remember the nice 4-1 branch manifold?
Sud, series one? can't say I know anything about suds... ;) Very strong engine, notice how it just drives past the Giulia Turbo on the straight. :o

DaveH: No contact between cars (I guess you mean at around 7 minutes?), curbs are a bit rough in that area though...
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Post by Guest » Wed Jun 15, 2005 12:22 am

Great vid Mats !
Makes a better vid when your are back of the field getting overtaken lol.
keep up the good work.
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Post by Mats » Wed Jun 15, 2005 4:17 am

Yeah, I have a similar video from the GTV that is in pole (in front of me at the start), kinda boring as you have absolutely nothing to compare it to. :/
Maybe I should mount a rear view mirror for the camera as well, there is plenty of stuff going on back there...
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Post by Micke » Wed Jun 15, 2005 4:28 am

Is the first of your pics from the end of the race?
Has Johan gained a lap on the entire bunch of you?

The tracks seems pretty slow but could be fun to drive. Let's see if I can haul my ass there once I'm back "in the neighborhood".

BTW, Nice video. Good quality.
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Post by Mats » Wed Jun 15, 2005 8:16 am

No, It's a new guy! :D
GTV 1.8 turbo.

Twisty track, very entertaining to drive. The elevetion differences makes it a bit different.
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Post by Zamani » Wed Jun 15, 2005 9:21 am

Mats,

Ooops. Stock as in, stock internal engine components (no cams, pistons etc, mods). Manifold looks like a work of art though.

So the lead car was Moberg? He has a 2.0 TS right? Is it highly modified?

And the Moberg-look-alike car was a new guy with a 1.8T?

Well I hope to put in a full cage this summer.

BTW anyone interested in drop/extended spindles? Will only fit 16" wheels. I want to go back down to 15" wheels.
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Post by Guest » Wed Jun 15, 2005 9:59 am

I think it's untouched internally, not sure.
Lead car was Moberg, yes, TS with carbs...

Johan Moberg (Class I):
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Marcus Moberg (Class III):
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Andreas Silfverling (Class I):
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Petter Hägg (Class II):
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Peter Alfredsson (Class II):
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Eric Andersson (Class IV):
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Claes Hindemith (Class III):
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Those are the main players in the video. plus me (Class III):
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Post by Mats » Wed Jun 15, 2005 10:04 am

wtf? That was me... :/

Michael, just a thought, please remove the option for guests to post...
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Post by Michael » Wed Jun 15, 2005 10:18 am

Done!
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Post by Maurizio » Wed Jun 15, 2005 12:01 pm

8) Mats,

Nice battle between you and the guilia.
Just a few pony's too short or loose some weight, to pass easily.
The corner speed is higher :lol:
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Post by Mats » Wed Jun 15, 2005 1:41 pm

Another video, this one is from inside car #21, Johan Moberg's GTV.

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