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Old 10-05-2012, 09:29 AM   #1
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Indy LSX Finals Roll Call!

Who's going!

I don't plan to bring my 2010, should be back to the usual routine of crewing for the mid 7 second ODR car. Almost all back together. Hope to fire it up this weekend:

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Old 10-05-2012, 10:05 AM   #2
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That is a sweet looking car.
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Old 10-05-2012, 12:42 PM   #3
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Im going. Hopefully I can catch up with you in Indy and check out the beast.
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Old 10-05-2012, 12:52 PM   #4
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Cool, you running your car Jason? If you have all the right parts, I think you can run quicker than all the other guys out there in 5-6 passes. Knock on wood, our primary concern will be how the car handles, so the first 1-2 hits we will have it turned down to run low 8's. Still adjusting the anti-roll bar and some other stuff.
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Old 10-05-2012, 06:50 PM   #5
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I tune ronnie hackelton's car for him, I believe he will be there and is in the hunt for his class championship I believe.
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Old 10-06-2012, 07:05 AM   #6
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I'm a maybe.

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Old 10-06-2012, 01:06 PM   #7
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Cool, you running your car Jason? If you have all the right parts, I think you can run quicker than all the other guys out there in 5-6 passes. Knock on wood, our primary concern will be how the car handles, so the first 1-2 hits we will have it turned down to run low 8's. Still adjusting the anti-roll bar and some other stuff.
Yes I am running my car as I have made some changes and hoping its the right move to get a full run and start cranking on it as it should run 8's easily if all goes well.
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Old 10-06-2012, 02:22 PM   #8
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Cool, last year the track prep was great.
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Old 10-06-2012, 03:38 PM   #9
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Cool, last year the track prep was great.
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Old 10-08-2012, 11:48 AM   #10
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Old 10-08-2012, 09:26 PM   #11
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Old 10-09-2012, 06:45 AM   #12
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Where is everyone?

Definitely looks like I will be there.
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Old 10-09-2012, 09:56 AM   #13
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I know blackflag is planning to go, I assume Shaun C and Ronnie H will go.
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Old 10-09-2012, 11:40 AM   #14
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Old 10-09-2012, 02:07 PM   #15
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We should be leaving out thursday sometime. Just hoping the weather plays nice.

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Old 10-09-2012, 06:58 PM   #16
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looks like great, beautiful weather for Sat. Sun, big chance of rain.
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Old 10-09-2012, 07:56 PM   #17
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Ugh.. I have to bow out of this one very reluctantly!

We have a new client in South America that is flying me down to tune a few Vortech S/C cars. Let's just say the offer was way too good not to go

Enjoy it guys, I'm sure one of you will keep me in the loop via text.
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Old 10-10-2012, 09:52 AM   #18
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Sorry to hear that Matt, I was hoping to catch up sometime and not in a rushed way like last time, but money is money.

Our car is close to firing up. Our only concern is oil pressure, so fingers crossed!
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are most staying at the host hotel?
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Old 10-10-2012, 07:25 PM   #21
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We'd be sleeping in the trailer at the track.
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We'd be sleeping in the trailer at the track.
Im kinda thinking I might do the same if I can find a generator.
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Old 10-11-2012, 01:21 PM   #23
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Old 10-11-2012, 04:04 PM   #24
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planning on something like 10-11pm for us need to bring a lot of extra stuff this time
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Old 10-11-2012, 10:38 PM   #25
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Not going to make it this weekend.. Have fun, and good luck!! Keep us posted.
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