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Old 07-21-2017, 05:36 PM   #1
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Drifting and car control at the Thunderhill skid pad?

Looking for people to share the Thunderhill skid pad with. It's a large area where we can setup multiple courses at the same time. Cost is $162.50 per person if we are a group of four. I've scheduled skid pad days with FT86 members twice in the past.
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ill do it.
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I really want to join you guys. What date are you planning this for?
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Is this a good idea if I don't know how to drift?
If no one in the group has much experience drifting, then maybe not. I think SpeedSF has instructors at their drift events. If there are some guys in the group with experience drifting, then yes and I prefer the small group over a traditional drift event. The fundamentals are pretty simple, it's just practice practice practice. I'm a novice.

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I really want to join you guys. What date are you planning this for?
Currently aiming for August 19, but it could be any available date. Weekends usually works best for most, but I'm also OK with week days. You can take a look at available dates on their website: https://www.thunderhill.com/event-schedule.
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Still looking if anyone is interested.
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BUMP! I am actually planning a drift/car control day at Thunder Hill skidpad for a WEEKDAY towards end of this month or next month, there are several dates open! Need at least 2 more people. Price will end up being somewhere between $160- $190 per person. Helmet required.

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Aiming for Oct 1, still need one more person
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Boy, I remember when I was very young and in the SCCA years ago and doing a lot of fund raisers to build that track. Wish I could take the lotus out. Maybe next time in Cal.
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