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Forum: Engine, Exhaust, Transmission 03-12-2020, 05:28 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 996
Posted By Goingnowherefast
Damn, sorry that I missed this. For me, the...

Damn, sorry that I missed this.

For me, the HKS Single exit V2 is perfect. I'm 27, and I like my stuff loud but not too loud and I think it strikes a perfect balance. Haven't blown the sound...
Forum: Engine, Exhaust, Transmission 03-04-2020, 10:34 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 996
Posted By Goingnowherefast
This. From someone who's tried damn near every...

This. From someone who's tried damn near every front pipe out there, trust me, just keep it stock.
Forum: Tracking / Autocross / HPDE / Drifting 02-27-2020, 11:58 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,009
Posted By Goingnowherefast
I'll give this a shot. I'm a project engineer...

I'll give this a shot. I'm a project engineer with ~2 years in Powertrain NVH. If I don't answer anything directly, feel free to ask individual questions. But here's my general breakdown of the data,...
Forum: CANADA 02-24-2020, 11:40 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 11,502
Posted By Goingnowherefast
Just another data point: I use Ford's...

Just another data point:

I use Ford's newish Motorcraft XT-M5-QS GL-5 MTF. I basically use this on all my manual cars that call for GL-5 and it's excellent. I prefer it to the Redline products,...
Forum: Engine, Exhaust, Transmission 02-19-2020, 02:10 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 4,757
Posted By Goingnowherefast
The ITB hype definitely showed how much interest...

The ITB hype definitely showed how much interest there is in another NA option past the level of "simple" bolt-ons, but I think the result really fell short since it didn't address any of the big...
Forum: Engine Swaps 02-07-2020, 11:43 AM
Replies: 354
Views: 50,112
Posted By Goingnowherefast
Yes. It is an extremely capable gearbox that...

Yes. It is an extremely capable gearbox that while not bulletproof, it can absolutely handle 500 whp.
Forum: Wheels | Tires | Spacers | Hub -- Sponsored by The Tire Rack 01-30-2020, 11:15 PM
Replies: 127
Views: 45,492
Posted By Goingnowherefast
Alright I'm gonna go ahead and read between the...

Alright I'm gonna go ahead and read between the lines here and hold out for a future set of 17x9.5 or 10's. Can't wait :)
Forum: Engine, Exhaust, Transmission 01-27-2020, 02:26 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 4,757
Posted By Goingnowherefast
I think there's a ton of the road course guys...

I think there's a ton of the road course guys (including me) that would be 100% in for a lightly opened FA20 that produced 250-260 HP with a ~8K redline. Reliability is huge for road racing, hence...
Forum: Suspension | Chassis | Brakes -- Sponsored by 949 Racing 01-23-2020, 01:09 PM
Replies: 122
Views: 67,987
Posted By Goingnowherefast
Honestly I wouldn't waste your money on DBA's....

Honestly I wouldn't waste your money on DBA's. Here's the part numbers for Centric high carbon content blanks for the PP cars.

Fronts: CENTRIC 125.47019
Rears: CENTRIC 125.47043

Take the...
Forum: Wheels | Tires | Spacers | Hub -- Sponsored by The Tire Rack 01-17-2020, 01:28 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 2,417
Posted By Goingnowherefast
This. OP, you keep mentioning you have the...

This.

OP, you keep mentioning you have the money to buy it out right. I don't know why you'd even consider financing a purchase like this that will likely hurt your credit more than help it.
...
Forum: Suspension | Chassis | Brakes -- Sponsored by 949 Racing 01-16-2020, 10:26 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 2,558
Posted By Goingnowherefast
Forthing this recommendation. Among the...

Forthing this recommendation. Among the advantages already talked about, the Bilstein line tends to have great corrosion protection. Additionally, due to popularity, getting them revalved can be done...
Forum: Other Vehicles & General Automotive Discussions 01-13-2020, 09:51 PM
Replies: 215
Views: 8,646
Posted By Goingnowherefast
Like you already can with the optional...

Like you already can with the optional performance package? :)
Forum: FR-S / BRZ vs.... 11-23-2019, 10:43 PM
Replies: 90
Views: 9,387
Posted By Goingnowherefast
Sounds like you need to drive more good FWD cars.

Sounds like you need to drive more good FWD cars.
Forum: Other Vehicles & General Automotive Discussions 11-13-2019, 09:54 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,344
Posted By Goingnowherefast
I'll just leave this right here:...

I'll just leave this right here: https://shopeurocompulsion.net/collections/alfa-romeo-engine/products/euro-drive-alfa-romeo-4c-ecu-clone-system

;) They pick up SOOOOOO much power with a tune. My...
Forum: Electronics | Audio | NAV | Infotainment 11-13-2019, 09:42 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 5,501
Posted By Goingnowherefast
I'm actively looking for a 2020 unit. If I get my...

I'm actively looking for a 2020 unit. If I get my hands on one, I'll report back on how plug and play it is.

Like mentioned, the backup camera is simple a RCA jack. It doesn't care whether the...
Forum: Tracking / Autocross / HPDE / Drifting 11-06-2019, 12:03 PM
Replies: 4,977
Views: 892,483
Posted By Goingnowherefast
255/40/17 still. The idea being that the...

255/40/17 still. The idea being that the additional width grants a bit of artificial sidewall stiffening, allowing lower tire pressures. The Miata boys run 245/40/15 on a 10 inch wheel all day,...
Forum: Tracking / Autocross / HPDE / Drifting 11-06-2019, 10:23 AM
Replies: 4,977
Views: 892,483
Posted By Goingnowherefast
Thanks for the comparo. Super interesting stuff. ...

Thanks for the comparo. Super interesting stuff.

I'd also like to add that Apex has confirmed they are working on a 17x9.5 set in GT86/BRZ specific fitment to add to the confusion of wheel...
Forum: Tracking / Autocross / HPDE / Drifting 11-04-2019, 11:57 AM
Replies: 4,977
Views: 892,483
Posted By Goingnowherefast
Does anyone have any data on that claim? I'm...

Does anyone have any data on that claim? I'm convinced it's probably true, but it would be cool to get some real-world numbers on that.
Forum: Suspension | Chassis | Brakes -- Sponsored by 949 Racing 11-01-2019, 12:17 PM
Replies: 83
Views: 10,344
Posted By Goingnowherefast
This. When I price out a set up with MCS 1-ways...

This. When I price out a set up with MCS 1-ways or AST 5200's it comes out to over $4,000+ after you include springs, helper springs, perches, top hats (plus you need camber plates), and spring...
Forum: Suspension | Chassis | Brakes -- Sponsored by 949 Racing 10-30-2019, 11:44 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 830
Posted By Goingnowherefast
Yep! According to Centrics brake catalog found...

Yep! According to Centrics brake catalog found here: https://www.apcautotech.com/automotive-and-light-truck-search/2017/subaru/brz/braking-systems?page=1
Forum: Suspension | Chassis | Brakes -- Sponsored by 949 Racing 10-30-2019, 08:51 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 830
Posted By Goingnowherefast
Rockauto.com or just search the part number. ...

Rockauto.com or just search the part number.

Fronts: CENTRIC 125.47019
Rears: CENTRIC 125.47043

Please dear god don't overpay for rotors like DBA. From an engineering standpoint, you simply...
Forum: Other Vehicles & General Automotive Discussions 10-29-2019, 11:50 AM
Replies: 213
Views: 11,997
Posted By Goingnowherefast
I would gladly pay a 3-5K premium to have this...

I would gladly pay a 3-5K premium to have this vehicle with the FA20DIT if they made it an option in addition to a lower NA base model.



You realize full size trucks made slightly over 100 hp...
Forum: Forced Induction 10-28-2019, 09:55 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,032
Posted By Goingnowherefast
This. Development money is and has been...

This.

Development money is and has been shifting towards EV, HEV, and transmission tech.
Forum: Other Vehicles & General Automotive Discussions 10-25-2019, 11:40 AM
Replies: 213
Views: 11,997
Posted By Goingnowherefast
And here's Tada-San (the chief engineer of the...

And here's Tada-San (the chief engineer of the GT86 and new Toyota Supra platform) saying that the CG benefit wasn't worth the packaging hassles:...
Forum: Other Vehicles & General Automotive Discussions 10-24-2019, 04:47 PM
Replies: 213
Views: 11,997
Posted By Goingnowherefast
No it didn't lol. Literally the BRZ's only real...

No it didn't lol. Literally the BRZ's only real competitor uses an engine with the same displacement (2.0L), it has a better weight distribution (ND Miata is 50/50, GT86 is 53F/47R), is packaged in a...
Forum: Other Vehicles & General Automotive Discussions 10-24-2019, 03:17 PM
Replies: 213
Views: 11,997
Posted By Goingnowherefast
We do realize as humans you can criticize...

We do realize as humans you can criticize something and not hate it right? A decent chunk of those cars were cheaper than the BRZ when adjusted for inflation. Keep in mind, that list was answering...
Forum: Other Vehicles & General Automotive Discussions 10-23-2019, 06:39 PM
Replies: 213
Views: 11,997
Posted By Goingnowherefast
Naturally aspirated engines that have qualities...

Naturally aspirated engines that have qualities (not necessarily power) better than the FA20:

-F20C I4: 2.0L Honda S2000 engine (240 HP) Unique characteristics: Revs to 9,000 rpm, sounds amazing,...
Forum: Other Vehicles & General Automotive Discussions 10-23-2019, 05:27 PM
Replies: 213
Views: 11,997
Posted By Goingnowherefast
F20C is the 2.0L in the S2000. The one the revs...

F20C is the 2.0L in the S2000. The one the revs to the moon :)
Forum: Other Vehicles & General Automotive Discussions 10-23-2019, 05:08 PM
Replies: 213
Views: 11,997
Posted By Goingnowherefast
We have to talk about something here... Many...

We have to talk about something here... Many people can forgive an engine for not making loads of power if they have other qualities. The problem is the FA20 has none of the qualities that makes a...
Forum: Scion FR-S / Toyota 86 GT86 General Forum 10-16-2019, 04:42 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 6,671
Posted By Goingnowherefast
x2. This happens a lot in the OEM world. What we...

x2. This happens a lot in the OEM world. What we do know is that it's based off the same chassis architecture (which is a good thing)
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