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Forum: Suspension | Chassis | Brakes 02-15-2015, 02:03 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 11,216
Posted By ultra
RS*Rs are more than up to autocrossing and semi...

RS*Rs are more than up to autocrossing and semi regular track work.

If you're at a level where you're regionally or nationally competitive, running sticky rubber and/or can tell the difference...
Forum: FR-S / BRZ vs.... 01-17-2015, 03:59 PM
Replies: 165
Views: 16,426
Posted By ultra
I love my modded GT86 to bits. It doesn't have...

I love my modded GT86 to bits. It doesn't have the power but the chassis is as good as you could ever want and it's practical day to day as well.

My modded 91 Miata was truly special...
Forum: Software Tuning 01-17-2015, 03:26 PM
Replies: 854
Views: 67,687
Posted By ultra
Are v2.xx Gulf spec (Middle East) maps out yet? ...

Are v2.xx Gulf spec (Middle East) maps out yet?

Downloaded the ZIP, didn't see 'em.

If not, can the v1.59 files be used instead?

Just curious. I like that these maps are based on the...
Forum: Forced Induction 01-01-2015, 02:21 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,508
Posted By ultra
Can the flash & go tunes safely handle serious...

Can the flash & go tunes safely handle serious track work?

Also, how do you go about getting a version of the tune for a car with, say, a decat or different exhaust? Are there 'off the shelf'...
Forum: Tracking / Autocross / HPDE / Drifting 12-05-2014, 08:07 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 4,758
Posted By ultra
Really curious to see pics of their suspension...

Really curious to see pics of their suspension setup and any reinforcement / shielding they added under or around the car.

Big ups for taking the 86 to new stomping grounds and absolutely killing...
Forum: Forced Induction 09-20-2014, 11:59 AM
Replies: 247
Views: 23,446
Posted By ultra
Makes sense. Wondering how screwed I am if...

Makes sense.

Wondering how screwed I am if I want to buy the OFT and Vortec SC but already have my own header and exhaust (JDL UEL header, JDL overpipe with no cat + HKS mid pipe with one cat +...
Forum: Tracking / Autocross / HPDE / Drifting 08-24-2014, 03:56 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,193
Posted By ultra
I 'll admit it - I've fantasized about jacking my...

I 'll admit it - I've fantasized about jacking my car up and heading out to find some gravel roads so I'm really interested to know what suspension mods they've done on this thing.

That Nameless...
Forum: Tracking / Autocross / HPDE / Drifting 08-24-2014, 03:48 PM
Replies: 67
Views: 4,355
Posted By ultra
IMO (as in I tried them) - skip the swaybars. No...

IMO (as in I tried them) - skip the swaybars. No real noticeable benefit although I was technically a few ticks faster with them (within standard deviation though so inconclusive).

The RSR coil...
Forum: Tracking / Autocross / HPDE / Drifting 08-24-2014, 03:40 PM
Replies: 123
Views: 7,027
Posted By ultra
Thanks, was having trouble finding RA-1s in my...

Thanks, was having trouble finding RA-1s in my size on tirerack.

Next best tire? I'm stuck with 225/40/18 on an 8 inch rim, or thereabouts.

Wish they sold NT01s on there...
Forum: Suspension | Chassis | Brakes 08-24-2014, 03:34 PM
Replies: 2,309
Views: 146,411
Posted By ultra
Looking for some better riding coil overs that'll...

Looking for some better riding coil overs that'll also be faster on track.

Street use + HPDE + competitive HPDE (in that order)
Sticky street tires + possible r-compound tires
-3 camber front,...
Forum: Tracking / Autocross / HPDE / Drifting 08-24-2014, 03:18 PM
Replies: 123
Views: 7,027
Posted By ultra
Where can you find either one of these for sale...

Where can you find either one of these for sale online? :iono:
Forum: FR-S / BRZ vs.... 05-20-2014, 06:28 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 2,828
Posted By ultra
That Bimmer will be a nicer place to be 90% of...

That Bimmer will be a nicer place to be 90% of the time IF you get a really pampered used one and IF you get one of the V8 versions.

On the other hand, the Bimmer will have higher repair bills...
Forum: Suspension | Chassis | Brakes 05-20-2014, 06:22 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 979
Posted By ultra
I'd describe the $500 difference as being an...

I'd describe the $500 difference as being an extra level of adjustability, capability and quality versus the RS*R Sports-i coil overs on my car.

The RS*Rs work great 'out of the box' for aa good...
Forum: Tracking / Autocross / HPDE / Drifting 05-14-2014, 04:06 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 3,713
Posted By ultra
And the Daniels are nipping at his heels (time...

And the Daniels are nipping at his heels (time wise, not points-wise). :)
Forum: Forced Induction 05-14-2014, 03:35 AM
Replies: 1,665
Views: 142,883
Posted By ultra
Ppl always wanting more power. :popcorn: Are...

Ppl always wanting more power. :popcorn:

Are y'all truly revving the crap put of your SC'd cars in every gear and needing more already? :cheers:
Forum: Tracking / Autocross / HPDE / Drifting 05-14-2014, 03:29 AM
Replies: 138
Views: 4,913
Posted By ultra
That's good info to know. Seems you've put some...

That's good info to know. Seems you've put some thought into it and are going for a pretty hard core, track biased setup.

With data like that no doubt that somebody like the CSG guys can cook you...
Forum: Tracking / Autocross / HPDE / Drifting 05-13-2014, 04:33 PM
Replies: 138
Views: 4,913
Posted By ultra
Dampers Alignment (including hardware) Wheels...

Dampers
Alignment (including hardware)
Wheels & tires
Brakes

^ All at once if possible. It's a broader concept of 'suspension' but IMHO you need to consider how everything on the chassis works...
Forum: Tracking / Autocross / HPDE / Drifting 05-13-2014, 06:01 AM
Replies: 821
Views: 68,933
Posted By ultra
Which final drive ratio are you running? Cusco...

Which final drive ratio are you running? Cusco 4.56 or more aggressive?

Oh yeah, and you still haven't shown us a pic of where that ABS fuse is either. ;)
Forum: Tracking / Autocross / HPDE / Drifting 05-13-2014, 03:07 AM
Replies: 821
Views: 68,933
Posted By ultra
Two questions: 1. Do peeps think there's any...

Two questions:

1. Do peeps think there's any benefit to be had from swapping in a higher ratio final drive gear?

2. How is everybody doing on the stock clutch and stock diff? My clutch seems...
Forum: Forced Induction 05-02-2014, 04:53 PM
Replies: 411
Views: 19,423
Posted By ultra
Not to derail this thread any further but I can...

Not to derail this thread any further but I can see the points of both the leave-it-alone- driver-over-power camp as well as the just-want-a-bit-more-power camps.

This car is plenty fast on track...
Forum: Forced Induction 04-06-2014, 12:07 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,545
Posted By ultra
Right - seems this is the best we have at the...

Right - seems this is the best we have at the moment in terms of numbers:
http://www.ft86club.com/forums/showthread.php?t=47937

The raw numbers for basic kits don't seem to be that impressive...
Forum: Forced Induction 04-03-2014, 10:19 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,545
Posted By ultra
I definitely have to tip my hat to you CSG Mike...

I definitely have to tip my hat to you CSG Mike and CSG David for sharing all the information and data you have so far. It also seems that you're among the minority who have shared on track...
Forum: Forced Induction 04-03-2014, 10:06 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,545
Posted By ultra
Care to elaborate? :)

Care to elaborate? :)
Forum: Forced Induction 04-03-2014, 12:31 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,545
Posted By ultra
Yeah, I wish we could get past all the political...

Yeah, I wish we could get past all the political BS and more to people sharing data. If people could get past their personal hangups and initial fears of posting numbers then as more and more folks...
Forum: Forced Induction 04-02-2014, 12:14 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,545
Posted By ultra
Reliability, transient responses, cooling,...

Reliability, transient responses, cooling, repeatable performance. Track worthiness.

It'll mate with a Robispec radiator & oil cooler setup for cooling.

Growth potential - not so much. Don't...
Forum: Forced Induction 04-02-2014, 10:39 AM
Replies: 1,665
Views: 142,883
Posted By ultra
Curious: will the JR CARB tune work on a...

Curious: will the JR CARB tune work on a de-catted car as-is then? Or would a catless car require a custom tune?
Forum: Forced Induction 04-02-2014, 04:30 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,545
Posted By ultra
Question Any performance data for basic AVO, JRSC etc?

I'm currently entertaining the possibility of going FI.

Am wondering if anybody has any real world performance data on things such as 0-60 times, 0-100 times, quarter mile times, etcetera for...
Forum: Forced Induction 03-31-2014, 12:00 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 4,257
Posted By ultra
Just make sure you sell it as a kit. If I'm...

Just make sure you sell it as a kit. If I'm proven wrong I'd like to have options. :thumbsup:
Forum: Forced Induction 03-30-2014, 04:03 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 4,257
Posted By ultra
C6 Vette curb weight 1510kg - 430hp, power to...

C6 Vette curb weight 1510kg - 430hp, power to weight = 0.129
C6 Z06 curb weight 1420kg - 505 hp, power to weight = 0.161
McLaren MP4 12C curb weight 1434 kg - 605hp, power to weight = 0.191
FR-S...
Forum: Scion FR-S / Toyota 86 GT86 General Forum 03-20-2014, 03:35 PM
Replies: 134
Views: 11,931
Posted By ultra
If people think this car is slow...then they're...

If people think this car is slow...then they're not revving it hard enough.

Seriously though - it isn't the quickest to accelerate but when you really wind out the gears and stay in the power band...
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