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Forum: GR86 General Topics (2nd Gen 2022+ Toyota 86) 10-19-2019, 12:38 PM
Replies: 626
Views: 84,636
Posted By Dark
Yeah my bad. 1.8L was speculated engine for next...

Yeah my bad. 1.8L was speculated engine for next gen WRX and Levorg. You’re right, Levorg has 1.6 and FA20 2.0 that already makes 300hp.
Forum: GR86 General Topics (2nd Gen 2022+ Toyota 86) 10-18-2019, 10:17 PM
Replies: 626
Views: 84,636
Posted By Dark
1.8L Turbo Boxer-4 seems to be a great option as...

1.8L Turbo Boxer-4 seems to be a great option as well. It already makes 266hp in JDM Levorg.
Forum: Other Vehicles & General Automotive Discussions 05-25-2017, 07:01 PM
Replies: 187
Views: 30,468
Posted By Dark
Hellcat just because you can.

Hellcat just because you can.
Forum: Wheels | Tires | Spacers | Hub -- Sponsored by The Tire Rack 04-03-2017, 03:38 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 7,426
Posted By Dark
Holy FCUK, you FCUKING CNUT.

Holy FCUK, you FCUKING CNUT.
Forum: Other Vehicles & General Automotive Discussions 04-03-2017, 03:35 PM
Replies: 4,173
Views: 822,034
Posted By Dark
Yes. BMW generally underated their engine and...

Yes. BMW generally underated their engine and leave a lot of headroom for their series of engine upgrade. That's NOT the point. BMW engine has design flaws. I have a friend with built '08 335i...
Forum: Other Vehicles & General Automotive Discussions 04-03-2017, 02:15 PM
Replies: 4,173
Views: 822,034
Posted By Dark
If Supra comes with BMW I6 and you're planning to...

If Supra comes with BMW I6 and you're planning to get one, you should stock up on every gasket, check for oil leak every 3 months. You think it can't be that bad, but that was also what my BMW owner...
Forum: Wheels | Tires | Spacers | Hub -- Sponsored by The Tire Rack 04-03-2017, 02:07 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 7,426
Posted By Dark
Why Rotas? If I'm rocking RB kit, I would go with...

Why Rotas? If I'm rocking RB kit, I would go with Volk or Rays or even Advan... though shouldn't you be focusing on reducing weight first?
Forum: FR-S & 86 Photos, Videos, Wallpapers, Gallery Forum 02-08-2017, 05:05 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 11,911
Posted By Dark
Yup. I really hope it's a 2 seater fastback...

Yup.

I really hope it's a 2 seater fastback instead of 2+2 will useless backseats. Better toque curve would be nice as well.
Forum: Other Vehicles & General Automotive Discussions 01-25-2017, 02:10 AM
Replies: 187
Views: 30,468
Posted By Dark
Get a LSx Swap FR-S.

Get a LSx Swap FR-S.
Forum: BRZ First-Gen (2012+) -- General Topics 01-24-2017, 03:20 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 8,434
Posted By Dark
Last time you weren't there, I spun my WRX. And...

Last time you weren't there, I spun my WRX. And yeah sure, come riding along.
Forum: BRZ First-Gen (2012+) -- General Topics 01-20-2017, 03:27 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 8,434
Posted By Dark
I have my Re71R equipped WRX go sliding at...

I have my Re71R equipped WRX go sliding at 85degree. Any tire will break loose if you want it to.
Forum: FR-S / BRZ vs.... 01-20-2017, 03:03 AM
Replies: 141
Views: 45,716
Posted By Dark
Get a Mustang GT. FoRS is nice, but it's still...

Get a Mustang GT. FoRS is nice, but it's still based of a sub 20k car.
Forum: BRZ First-Gen (2012+) -- General Topics 12-26-2016, 08:20 AM
Replies: 72
Views: 14,901
Posted By Dark
WA state isn't bad at all for a Northern State. ...

WA state isn't bad at all for a Northern State.

ND has transmission issue because the new lightweight tranny couldn't handle the power, they had to beef up the gears for MY17. Even though they...
Forum: BRZ First-Gen (2012+) -- General Topics 12-25-2016, 09:29 PM
Replies: 72
Views: 14,901
Posted By Dark
Yup, new Camaro looks like bad cut bacon, and one...

Yup, new Camaro looks like bad cut bacon, and one 1LE V8 looks a tad better than that, but hell it's still a freaking bacon.
Forum: BRZ First-Gen (2012+) -- General Topics 12-25-2016, 09:07 PM
Replies: 72
Views: 14,901
Posted By Dark
Sure. I would buy Miata RF over Mustang Ecoboost....

Sure. I would buy Miata RF over Mustang Ecoboost. But I think everyone has different tastes.
Forum: BRZ First-Gen (2012+) -- General Topics 12-25-2016, 08:42 PM
Replies: 72
Views: 14,901
Posted By Dark
Yup. Especially with 18 mustang Eco and GT having...

Yup. Especially with 18 mustang Eco and GT having Magneride suspension. Mustang Ecoboost maybe 800lb heavier, but easy 100lb with single exhaust and driveshafts mod.
Forum: BRZ First-Gen (2012+) -- General Topics 12-25-2016, 07:39 PM
Replies: 72
Views: 14,901
Posted By Dark
I'm sorry you have to deal with shitty people,...

I'm sorry you have to deal with shitty people, but that's an inherited nature of your job. I have mine as well.
Forum: BRZ First-Gen (2012+) -- General Topics 12-25-2016, 07:31 PM
Replies: 72
Views: 14,901
Posted By Dark
I saved my last company over half a million in...

I saved my last company over half a million in improving supply chain efficiency and whatever amount in process improvement projects the last 2 years and 9months I was there. I still got paid shitty...
Forum: BRZ First-Gen (2012+) -- General Topics 12-25-2016, 05:08 PM
Replies: 72
Views: 14,901
Posted By Dark
A dealership is making most of its money from...

A dealership is making most of its money from services/warranties, fleet sales, and holdback. They don't care about Invoice : actual sales margin.
Forum: BRZ First-Gen (2012+) -- General Topics 12-25-2016, 05:01 PM
Replies: 72
Views: 14,901
Posted By Dark
... You can buy a Mustang Ecoboost at 4K off MSRP...

... You can buy a Mustang Ecoboost at 4K off MSRP at least here in WA.
Forum: BRZ First-Gen (2012+) -- General Topics 12-25-2016, 06:54 AM
Replies: 72
Views: 14,901
Posted By Dark
Yup. That's why I said they would be lucky to...

Yup. That's why I said they would be lucky to sell one at that price.
Forum: BRZ First-Gen (2012+) -- General Topics 12-25-2016, 01:40 AM
Replies: 72
Views: 14,901
Posted By Dark
$29.6K? At this rate, Subie dealers would be...

$29.6K?

At this rate, Subie dealers would be lucky to sell their '17 with PP at 27.5K.
Forum: BRZ First-Gen (2012+) -- General Topics 12-16-2016, 12:14 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 7,020
Posted By Dark
Forgot you guys got Recaros... but they are just...

Forgot you guys got Recaros... but they are just reskinned stock seats. Only thing it offers better than stock is hold-you-in-place Alcantara insert.

Checked Camaro SS 1LE, Recaro is definitely...
Forum: BRZ First-Gen (2012+) -- General Topics 12-15-2016, 01:23 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 7,020
Posted By Dark
That my friend, is the example of "Beauty is in...

That my friend, is the example of "Beauty is in the eye of the beholder."
Forum: BRZ First-Gen (2012+) -- General Topics 12-14-2016, 05:32 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 7,020
Posted By Dark
Unless you don't plan on keeping the car more...

Unless you don't plan on keeping the car more than 5 years, it's good to just get base Club and go aftermarket. Koni+Flyin' Miata Spring, UL09 17x8, Willwood BBK cost about the same as BBS/Brembo...
Forum: BRZ First-Gen (2012+) -- General Topics 12-14-2016, 03:09 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 7,020
Posted By Dark
Yeah. Miata is a ripped off in Canada for sure....

Yeah. Miata is a ripped off in Canada for sure. I'm a SCCA member, I can at least get it at invoice, but I'll haggle for more. RF maybe ~100lb heavier, but as long as rotational weight is reduced,...
Forum: BRZ First-Gen (2012+) -- General Topics 12-14-2016, 11:56 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 7,020
Posted By Dark
I tested drove a 2SS a few weeks ago as well, but...

I tested drove a 2SS a few weeks ago as well, but I decided Miata ND is a better car for me. I'm waiting for the RF.
Forum: Other Vehicles & General Automotive Discussions 12-13-2016, 05:13 PM
Replies: 95
Views: 21,273
Posted By Dark
Toyota > Honda pretty much everywhere in the...

Toyota > Honda pretty much everywhere in the world.
Forum: Scion FR-S / Toyota 86 GT86 General Forum 10-21-2016, 12:04 AM
Replies: 159
Views: 29,076
Posted By Dark
I traded my fully loaded 06 IS250 awd for fully...

I traded my fully loaded 06 IS250 awd for fully loaded 15 WRX limited and plan on trading in for either BRZ limited or Miata RF GT. I don't feel like a downgrade. It comes down what you need. Just...
Forum: BRZ First-Gen (2012+) -- General Topics 10-11-2016, 12:20 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 5,071
Posted By Dark
I don't think it's worth taking a loss for...

I don't think it's worth taking a loss for incremental improvements. Save the money for mods.
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