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    Hello to members!

    This is a really long shot - but I'm trying to track down a GT 40 with the registration of K40 GT. It was Blue and first registered in 1971. It's not showing on the DVLA pages. However it was a little different in that it had the Gurney Bump (or similar!) It belonged to my partners Father for...

    For Sale MkI, IIb & IV Ads 1971

    A couple of ads in Road & Track magazine - June 1971 for your perusal.
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    Graz clutch replacemnt

    I am starting a new thread about my clutch replacement. I started a new thread rather than muck up Johns group buy thread. I replaced the stock clutch that came with the Graz transaxle from RCR. I pretty much only drive my car on the track (about 97% of my 4000 miles on the car are track...
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    Electric Ferrari

    Someone rescued a fire damaged Ferrari 308 GTS from a junkyard and converted it to battery powered. The car was later sold at a Barrett-Jackson auction for $84,700. What has me horrified is not the conversion of a Ferrari to battery power but guy who bought it at the auction is quoted in the...
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    New guy, planning a new weird build

    Hey Everyone! Just want to introduce myself before I start scouring this forum for some help on my build. My Name is Clint and I currently live in Nashville, TN, USA but will soon be moving to Colorado and building a new home. I have loved cars my whole life and have owned everything from...
  6. Dave Hood

    Charlotte Motor Speedway April 13

    For those of you who live in the Southeast, the Mustang Owner's Museum is hosting a track day April 13th on the ROVAL course at Charlotte Motor Speedway. The ROVAL combines sections of the speedway track with an infield road course. The ROVAL will be used this Fall as part of the NASCAR...
  7. MHNCO

    The new Ford GT

    Gentlemen! It looks really cool making it go up and down into "track mode" at Cars & Coffee while wearing Birkenstocks... End of discussion period!
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    2018 Northwoods Shelby Club Events (Road America/Autobahn/Blackhawk Farms/Gingerman)

    Join the Northwoods Shelby Club at the following HPDE events: -April 28 & 29 Road America: $250/single day, $425 both days. -June 2 & 3 Autobahn Country Club: Saturday $225, running North Track 12:00pm-5:00 pm and full track from 5:30pm -8:30pm. Sunday $185, running South Track. $350/both...
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    Carbon wing - what setting are people using?

    The wiki states to set the wing at 0 degs and tune from there - but I’d like to get feedback from folks who have this wing and have used it, either in the street or on the track. What are you guys running and what usage type/speeds are you taking the car to? I know Frank has this wing but...
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    Spa-Francorchamps Trackday

    For those interested, trackday at the legendary Spa-Fracorchamps circuit. Whole day open pit lane!! I have done already several days at this track with Lotus on Track ( Lotus on Track – The track day club run by Lotus enthusiasts for Lotus enthusiasts. ). I must say a very good organiser...
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    917 rcr

    Hello guys, Yes I know it's an old thing, and everybody here are only interested in SLC....(or maybe GT40...) I have few questions: - does anyone have done some track test with the RCR917 ? any track report ? - on previous version (RCR old websaite) there was some front and rear...
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    SLC's in Australia

    Just interested in knowing how many SLC are in Australia. I know of about 6 or 7 however assuming there are more. Would be go to get a group going to track others down.
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    New GTD40 Kit Owner

    Hello All, I recently inherited a GTD40 kit from my Father. He built 2 kit cars - an Austin Healey & 427 Cobra replica. He started this GTD40 but decided he didn't want to complete it as he is now 79 years old. He asked me if I wanted to finish it. I picked it up a couple of weeks ago so am...
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    ZF 4th gear breakages

    I've got a Roush 427 Windsor stroker 505hp 520ft. lbs. Twice I've broken 4th gear in my RBT, 7 years ago and now. Both times during track days. Once on a downshift, once on upshift. First time all the gear teeth were stripped off, this time just one broken tooth. Reading old posts someone said...
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    A new SLC hits the track/streets

    I have been rather silent on this forum in the past but I wanted to announce the birth of our car. We recently finished Our SLC after 10 months (1500 hours) of pleasure. I had just retired and my son was between jobs so he moved home and we got busy. It is orange, has Graziano transaxle...
  16. Howard Jones

    Considering MSR membership

    I am thinking about a membership at Motorsports Ranch Huston. It is a three hour tow for me so that's not really that far. Cost is $275 month after initial 1 time membership fee. That would be sort of inline with what I have spend on 6 weekends a year in Northern Calif. There is no daily usage...
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    A new SLC is hitting the streets & Tracks

    Where to start? OK, the beginning. Since I was a little kid I have loved (and worked on ) cars. As an adult I have almost always had "a project" car to keep me busy. I got into drag racing for a while and then about 10 years ago (thankfully) I found track driving. Since then I have been...
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    Street and Track Car? Sub $40K?

    For driving in the US, what is a good, modern street car that can drive to the track and then drive on the track at a track day event (not racing) that costs less than $40,000? At the moment, I'm considering a new Mustang with the 4-cylinder 2.3L Ecoboost engine with the Performance (Track)...
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    Limited slip ?

    If I never plan on running my car on a race track do I even need a lsd transaxle?
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    Seasons Greetings & Le Mans Classic

    Wishing everyone a Merry Christmas, Happy & Safe New Year, plus reminding those intending to attend the LMC 2012, that club members can book travel, accomodation, entry, paddock, grandstand and lunch tickets via Grandstand Motor Sport and that those wishing to take their GT40s around the circuit...