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Forum: Tracking / Autocross / HPDE / Drifting Today, 11:38 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 842
Posted By Goingnowherefast
To be fair, the RacerX IM is almost certainly...

To be fair, the RacerX IM is almost certainly handmade..
Forum: Tracking / Autocross / HPDE / Drifting Today, 10:58 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 842
Posted By Goingnowherefast
Yeah, like the Racerx intake manifold is sub...

Yeah, like the Racerx intake manifold is sub $1,000. While the design is obviously much different, the weld quality and the materials definitely don't look 5x as good that's for sure.

Interested...
Forum: Tracking / Autocross / HPDE / Drifting Yesterday, 11:48 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 842
Posted By Goingnowherefast
Holy hell this is sexy *edit* Just looked...

Holy hell this is sexy

*edit* Just looked up the price, much less sexy now haha
Forum: Engine Swaps Yesterday, 04:50 PM
Replies: 178
Views: 52,220
Posted By Goingnowherefast
The problem is a drag car requires much different...

The problem is a drag car requires much different rebound and compression settings. A one way system adjusts both, but not equally. The reason people say a street car shouldn't have two ways is...
Forum: Engine Swaps Yesterday, 02:03 PM
Replies: 178
Views: 52,220
Posted By Goingnowherefast
I mostly do road course racing not drag stuff,...

I mostly do road course racing not drag stuff, but I think you'll find benefits going to real actually decent coilovers. You're on the Flex Z or Street Basis Z's right? If so, going to coilovers that...
Forum: FR-S / BRZ vs.... Yesterday, 10:34 AM
Replies: 505
Views: 114,314
Posted By Goingnowherefast
No worries. The reason it comes up so often is...

No worries. The reason it comes up so often is it's just by far the closest thing to the twins on the market today.



Well, they did lol. Looks like the Porsche Cayenne Turbo, and the...
Forum: Tracking / Autocross / HPDE / Drifting 02-19-2021, 08:22 PM
Replies: 85
Views: 19,339
Posted By Goingnowherefast
This ^^ Friends don't let friends use track...

This ^^

Friends don't let friends use track mode. It's slow.
Forum: Tracking / Autocross / HPDE / Drifting 02-19-2021, 02:01 PM
Replies: 85
Views: 19,339
Posted By Goingnowherefast
This is my experience too. Even with some snow...

This is my experience too. Even with some snow drifting with huge sideways angle, there has never been any perceivable intervention.
Forum: Member's Car Journals 02-19-2021, 12:49 PM
Replies: 339
Views: 60,855
Posted By Goingnowherefast
This is what we're waiting for! That plus any...

This is what we're waiting for! That plus any more optimizations Bill might be able to pull out of the car.
Forum: FR-S / BRZ vs.... 02-19-2021, 11:16 AM
Replies: 505
Views: 114,314
Posted By Goingnowherefast
FM does not make a turbo kit for the NC....

FM does not make a turbo kit for the NC. Unfortunately the work required to make the 2.5L work in the NC is WAY more than say swapping a 1.8L VVT engine into a NA Miata. Here's all that needs to be...
Forum: Member's Car Journals 02-18-2021, 05:37 PM
Replies: 339
Views: 60,855
Posted By Goingnowherefast
Don't get me wrong, I'm not expecting miracles to...

Don't get me wrong, I'm not expecting miracles to come from it. I think the couple different boundary conditions that have me interested are:

1. There's not much data on decently modded E85 BPB...
Forum: Member's Car Journals 02-18-2021, 02:27 PM
Replies: 339
Views: 60,855
Posted By Goingnowherefast
Sounds great, I'll shoot him an email later...

Sounds great, I'll shoot him an email later today. Do you have any results from the crawford power blocks? Very interested to see how that worked out for you guys.

Man, the K series swap...
Forum: Tracking / Autocross / HPDE / Drifting 02-18-2021, 02:19 PM
Replies: 85
Views: 19,339
Posted By Goingnowherefast
This is how I understand it. Not sure about snow...

This is how I understand it. Not sure about snow mode.
Forum: FR-S / BRZ vs.... 02-18-2021, 12:17 PM
Replies: 505
Views: 114,314
Posted By Goingnowherefast
Why not? Lives too short to drive boring cars :) ...

Why not? Lives too short to drive boring cars :)

Nah, the Miata is my brothers. He landed his first job (HP Tuners), and I'm storing it in my garage this winter and maybe summer. While the BRZ...
Forum: FR-S / BRZ vs.... 02-18-2021, 09:52 AM
Replies: 505
Views: 114,314
Posted By Goingnowherefast
It's actually funny that you mention that. In...

It's actually funny that you mention that. In addition to my BRZ, I have a GT2650R NB2 Miata in my garage right now. We didn't do the full FM turbo kit, but we did use their hot and cold parts along...
Forum: FR-S / BRZ vs.... 02-17-2021, 02:16 PM
Replies: 505
Views: 114,314
Posted By Goingnowherefast
That's true. But every single one of these...

That's true. But every single one of these arguments could be made comparing NA/NB/NC Miata's to our cars too haha
Forum: Engine Swaps 02-16-2021, 03:38 PM
Replies: 149
Views: 6,513
Posted By Goingnowherefast
Oh yeah no doubt it depends on the dyno. In...

Oh yeah no doubt it depends on the dyno. In general, I think we still have more than enough data to conclude that E85 alone is worth a ton of power on these cars. In some cases, it's worth more power...
Forum: Engine Swaps 02-16-2021, 01:40 PM
Replies: 149
Views: 6,513
Posted By Goingnowherefast
Well yes, but also no. Let's say you have a full...

Well yes, but also no. Let's say you have a full tank of E85, and you drive to the track and let's say it's a really long way away. You get there with a half-tank and there's no E85 stations near-by....
Forum: FR-S / BRZ vs.... 02-14-2021, 08:02 PM
Replies: 505
Views: 114,314
Posted By Goingnowherefast
Nah, I've driven it too. Just like every reviewer...

Nah, I've driven it too. Just like every reviewer says it's excellent, it really is. GM Performance's chassis development team is one of the best out there.
Forum: FR-S / BRZ vs.... 02-14-2021, 06:41 PM
Replies: 505
Views: 114,314
Posted By Goingnowherefast
Ah, one of these guys. The V6 Camaro w/ 1LE...

Ah, one of these guys.

The V6 Camaro w/ 1LE absolutely destroys our cars by an LOL 14+ seconds in car and drivers lightening lap competition...
Forum: Engine Swaps 02-14-2021, 03:52 PM
Replies: 149
Views: 6,513
Posted By Goingnowherefast
I guess it might just matter what part of the...

I guess it might just matter what part of the country you're at. Like in the midwest, you can find E85 at every other gas station. If you have flex fuel, it's literally never cost me an inconvenience...
Forum: FR-S / BRZ vs.... 02-13-2021, 06:53 PM
Replies: 505
Views: 114,314
Posted By Goingnowherefast
Are you sure it was a 6th gen? Honestly I think...

Are you sure it was a 6th gen? Honestly I think the interior w/ 1LE package is much better quality than ours is.
Forum: Member's Car Journals 02-12-2021, 08:08 PM
Replies: 339
Views: 60,855
Posted By Goingnowherefast
Well that escalated quickly LOL. I'll buy the...

Well that escalated quickly LOL. I'll buy the spoiler if you don't want to keep it. Renderos said they didn't want to make more of them at this time, but it's looking like SCCA might allow aero in...
Forum: FR-S / BRZ vs.... 02-12-2021, 12:44 PM
Replies: 505
Views: 114,314
Posted By Goingnowherefast
My three weird suggestions (all three easily...

My three weird suggestions (all three easily within your budget and then some):

1. NC3 Miata Club PRHT - This may be a weird suggestion, but I think it is an excellent one. NC3 is a larger inside...
Forum: BRZ Second-Gen (2022+) -- General Topics 02-11-2021, 03:41 PM
Replies: 85
Views: 5,702
Posted By Goingnowherefast
I guess we'll just have to agree to disagree....

I guess we'll just have to agree to disagree. There's a reason why OEM's generally choose to spec a numerically higher gear ratio for their performance models and I can't think of one example that...
Forum: Engine Swaps 02-07-2021, 07:15 PM
Replies: 149
Views: 6,513
Posted By Goingnowherefast
Another benefit here is that you can get a K24 w/...

Another benefit here is that you can get a K24 w/ oil pump to rev out much further than the FA20. Using the same transmission, and rear end, this will mean you can achieve a higher speed in each...
Forum: Engine Swaps 02-04-2021, 07:00 PM
Replies: 149
Views: 6,513
Posted By Goingnowherefast
You can get a good condition K24A2 for ~$700 no...

You can get a good condition K24A2 for ~$700 no problem if you shop around. Can't say that about most other desirable engines...
Forum: Wheels and Tires 02-04-2021, 01:03 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 847
Posted By Goingnowherefast
Again, if you can find a way to ship them for...

Again, if you can find a way to ship them for ~$200, I will take them. You do not have to box them up. UPS will do it for $35-$50 a tire. Source:...
Forum: Engine Swaps 02-02-2021, 10:30 PM
Replies: 149
Views: 6,513
Posted By Goingnowherefast
I think people are misinterpreting who this swap...

I think people are misinterpreting who this swap might be for. To me, this swap fills a unique niche for people that A. Blew up their FA20 and don't want to spend $3,000+ on the same engine and B....
Forum: Tracking / Autocross / HPDE / Drifting 02-02-2021, 06:46 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,804
Posted By Goingnowherefast
RS-4's are much slower in general, also much much...

RS-4's are much slower in general, also much much worse in the wet. They deal with extended lapping sessions (heat) much better, and last unbelievably long.
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