Race Car Tech Discuss anything related to road racing and auto X.

my first time at SOW (with vid)

Old 06-22-08, 09:01 PM
  #1  
Senior Member
10 Year Member
Thread Starter
 
Join Date: Apr 2003
Location: Seoul, Korea
Posts: 375
Likes: 0
Received 0 Likes on 0 Posts
my first time at SOW (with vid)

Yesterday was my first time at streets of willow cw with the bowl. it was a blistering 106* out. i turned my boost down to 0.6 bar which is about 8.7 psi to try and help keep the temps under control. even still after a couple hot laps my temps got pretty high and i had to cool down. so basically i just pretended like i was qualifying and an out lap, a hot lap then i pitted in and cooled the car down. my kumho mx tires got pretty greasy, they didnt have much grip at all (no money for nitto nt01 at the moment ....). so my best time ended being only 1:30.2xx, i was really hoping to get under 1:30. i'll have to go back when its cooler out so i can run my normal 0.9 bar and my tires wont get greasy so fast.

here is a vid my friend took of me (no camera in my car). he has on 04 s2000 with coilovers, race pads, single exhaust, and toyo ra1's

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3EPvUUZB4wI
azn akira is offline  
Old 06-22-08, 09:15 PM
  #2  
Warming the planet.
10 Year Member
 
Gadd's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2004
Location: Chico, CA
Posts: 843
Likes: 0
Received 0 Likes on 0 Posts
Nice video! Just love the sound of that 4 pot Honda at 8k!

Paul
Gadd is offline  
Old 06-22-08, 10:49 PM
  #3  
Rotary Enthusiast
iTrader: (21)
 
AHarada's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2006
Location: CA
Posts: 1,145
Likes: 0
Received 0 Likes on 0 Posts
You must've had a blast. I can't wait to get out there. Must have been hot as hell though.
AHarada is offline  
Related Topics
Thread
Thread Starter
Forum
Replies
Last Post
stickmantijuana
Microtech
30
04-23-16 06:37 PM
stickmantijuana
Engine Management Forum
11
11-09-15 01:15 PM
incubuseva
2nd Generation Specific (1986-1992)
14
09-03-15 12:37 PM
rkhanso
2nd Generation Specific (1986-1992)
1
08-13-15 11:40 AM


Thread Tools
Search this Thread
Quick Reply: my first time at SOW (with vid)


Contact Us - Archive - Advertising - Cookie Policy - Privacy Statement - Terms of Service

© 2019 MH Sub I, LLC dba Internet Brands

We are a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for us to earn fees by linking to Amazon.com and affiliated sites.
 
  • Ask a Question
    Get answers from community experts
Question Title:
Description:
Your question will be posted in: