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    Quote Originally Posted by Ian View Post
    Nah, should easily get below 2:20 assuming it's got the suspension to back it up which it does IIRC.
    Nothing is easy below 2:20. But with awesome tires it sounds very capable.

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    buying a bike is easy

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    But then you're on a bike.

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    They are a brick aerodynamically, its hard to say. I would expect low 2:20 as well. He has the experience with it that could take it under 2:20.

    The low weight is good in the corners, under braking, and for accel., but the power is really used for top end, and the MkII has similar CdA to an E36 or C5. Those cars are thoroughbreds and need to be well driven at 300HP to hit sub 2:20.

    He should do great on the brakes but armchair quarterback would expect better exit and much better top speed with the E36 and Vette. HP to HP, pound for pound.
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    Previous best lap was about a 2:30.

    I'm thinking with double the HP maybe a low 2:2x. But until I figure out the tires, and the car with the new brakes and engine, it will be a bit before I realize its potential.

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    buying an open wheel car is easy, first race I did 2:14


    just keep it on the track

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    A birdie told me there may be another FM for sale.
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    Quote Originally Posted by wing View Post
    A birdie told me there may be another FM for sale.
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    GT for me, 2010 mustang GT, modded with stickers and a stripe, think I've got her maxed in the low 2:2X on a cold sunny day on NT-01s

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    Haven't decided. I may run 4 races with the 300 and look for a driver for the other races ( GT2) in which the car placed 1st in 2016.


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    Quote Originally Posted by Northern Rider View Post
    Haven't decided. I may run 4 races with the 300 and look for a driver for the other races ( GT2) in which the car placed 1st in 2016.


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    Average lap time?

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    Quote Originally Posted by I12XLR8 View Post
    Average lap time?
    Mid 2:20's


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    Just updated the list for Jeff. Happy he's in PT now. Can anyone enlighten me on who is running what in which series?

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