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Forum: Tracking / Autocross / HPDE / Drifting 02-21-2022, 04:45 PM
Replies: 821
Views: 136,457
Posted By simpleisbest
0.375 behind CS ND MX5 0.264 behind DS CTR ...

0.375 behind CS ND MX5
0.264 behind DS CTR

Maybe with shocks and some alignment tweaks the car will be able to carve out its spot in D-Street.

Not the overdog it seems
Forum: BRZ Second-Gen (2022+) -- General Topics 01-14-2022, 02:56 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,597
Posted By simpleisbest
"PLM front with HFC" no OEM cats, but single...

"PLM front with HFC"

no OEM cats, but single high-flow cat
Forum: Engine, Exhaust, Transmission 01-04-2022, 06:42 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 13,340
Posted By simpleisbest
off the shelf is 1.5way tuned for track/high...

off the shelf is 1.5way tuned for track/high performance street.

You can drift on it, but it wont be as aggressive as a drift spec 2way.

If you are actually competing in drift, then get it...
Forum: Tracking / Autocross / HPDE / Drifting 01-03-2022, 01:45 PM
Replies: 153
Views: 11,912
Posted By simpleisbest
DS for Street Class. It's official ...

DS for Street Class.
It's official

https://www.scca.com/announcements/343-seb-notes-classing-for-2022-subaru-brz-toyota-gr86
Forum: BRZ Second-Gen (2022+) -- General Topics 11-30-2021, 02:31 PM
Replies: 425
Views: 70,195
Posted By simpleisbest
How's the clearance on the inside? So it looks...

How's the clearance on the inside? So it looks like the rears would ideally want a 17x9 +55 to fit without interference issues under compression?
Forum: BRZ Second-Gen (2022+) -- General Topics 08-22-2021, 11:03 PM
Replies: 275
Views: 37,967
Posted By simpleisbest
For track users it will be interesting to see the...

For track users it will be interesting to see the differences (if any) regarding the fasteners and components related to the new aluminum knuckles. Hopefully the reliance on “torque to yield” bolts...
Forum: GR86 General Topics (2nd Gen 2022+ Toyota 86) 07-26-2021, 08:47 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 15,451
Posted By simpleisbest
I wonder about the real benefits of the brz rear...

I wonder about the real benefits of the brz rear arb mounts as well.
It seems like the design would have the arb mount plate basically sandwich the subframe bushing metal inserts to the chassis???...
Forum: DIY (Do-It-Yourself) Guides 06-01-2021, 07:23 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 3,060
Posted By simpleisbest
Nice! Good to see you are taking that into...

Nice! Good to see you are taking that into account!
I'd recommend considering how it balances when unloaded once you get to the track.
One of my past variants was too rear biased when I removed the...
Forum: DIY (Do-It-Yourself) Guides 05-27-2021, 06:14 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 3,060
Posted By simpleisbest
I wonder if the trailer will be too weight biased...

I wonder if the trailer will be too weight biased toward the rear and have too little tongue weight with the initial design, which would be bad.

In front you have 245/40-17 tire/wheel combo x4...
Forum: Brakes, Suspension, Chassis 06-08-2017, 08:14 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,323
Posted By simpleisbest
SOLD

SOLD
Forum: Tracking / Autocross / HPDE / Drifting 06-08-2017, 12:52 PM
Replies: 4,833
Views: 1,091,310
Posted By simpleisbest
Differences in installs can have some effect. I...

Differences in installs can have some effect. I found a -0.3 change depending on if I push in the top hat inboard or not. I found a -0.1 change depending on which direction the bolts were facing...
Forum: Tracking / Autocross / HPDE / Drifting 06-07-2017, 03:28 PM
Replies: 4,833
Views: 1,091,310
Posted By simpleisbest
Not really too high of a bar to examine the Koni...

Not really too high of a bar to examine the Koni strut. These cars front suspension is not that complicated. You got the 4 holes on the strut and the holes on the chassis to examine.

Shock...
Forum: Tracking / Autocross / HPDE / Drifting 06-06-2017, 07:32 PM
Replies: 4,833
Views: 1,091,310
Posted By simpleisbest
please go educate yourself on MacPherson struts. ...

please go educate yourself on MacPherson struts.

NDs are double wishbone....yeah not sure what the NDs have to do with the front MacPherson struts and camber gain, but I'm sure you do :)
Forum: Tracking / Autocross / HPDE / Drifting 06-06-2017, 07:11 PM
Replies: 4,833
Views: 1,091,310
Posted By simpleisbest
smh lol

smh lol
Forum: Tracking / Autocross / HPDE / Drifting 06-06-2017, 03:11 PM
Replies: 4,833
Views: 1,091,310
Posted By simpleisbest
Drilling of the top hats is only done in the...

Drilling of the top hats is only done in the rear.
The fronts use a bearing, so no drilling possible.
Forum: Tracking / Autocross / HPDE / Drifting 06-06-2017, 02:57 PM
Replies: 4,833
Views: 1,091,310
Posted By simpleisbest
Mechanically speaking, if the Koni full...

Mechanically speaking, if the Koni full replacements are getting actual -1.7 or more then they are still probably not legal. Technically the spacer should be used in the upper front hole. That is...
Forum: Exterior Parts (Aero, Lighting, Etc.) 06-01-2017, 09:04 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 1,070
Posted By simpleisbest
FS: TOM'S DOT LEGAL LED RED

Selling my Tom's tail lights.
DOT legal with relay switch.
Directions and original packaging included.

SOLD
Forum: Brakes, Suspension, Chassis 06-01-2017, 06:10 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,323
Posted By simpleisbest
I cant compare to off the shelf B6's but compared...

I cant compare to off the shelf B6's but compared to the OEM suspension or Koni Yellow's the have much more rebound. On the crappy streets of LA county, they preform pretty good. Slightly on the...
Forum: Brakes, Suspension, Chassis 05-31-2017, 08:04 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 721
Posted By simpleisbest
Hmm....I've ran a SuperPro 20mm solid. I would...

Hmm....I've ran a SuperPro 20mm solid. I would say it is pretty equivalent.
Forum: Brakes, Suspension, Chassis 05-31-2017, 07:42 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 721
Posted By simpleisbest
Tanabe Front Sway Bar

Selling Tanabe Front Sway Bar
22mm Hollow with bushings

$120.00 shipped to anywhere in lower 48
Forum: Brakes, Suspension, Chassis 05-31-2017, 07:38 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,323
Posted By simpleisbest
Bilstein B6 Shocks/Struts Set

Selling Bilstein B6 Set.
Valved by Guy Ankeny for DStreet autocross.
Used for roughly 4,000miles
Can be easily revalved by Bilstein USA to any preferred setting.


SOLD
Forum: Tracking / Autocross / HPDE / Drifting 04-20-2017, 02:12 PM
Replies: 821
Views: 136,457
Posted By simpleisbest
Looks like FR-S RS 2.0 is now in CS... ...

Looks like FR-S RS 2.0 is now in CS...

Street
#21623 2016 Scion FR-S Release Series 2.0
Per the SAC, the following error correction is provided for Appendix A:
CS
Scion FR-S (with TRD...
Forum: Brakes, Suspension, Chassis 04-19-2017, 06:58 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,245
Posted By simpleisbest
SOLD

SOLD
Forum: Brakes, Suspension, Chassis 04-19-2017, 03:56 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,245
Posted By simpleisbest
sale pending

sale pending
Forum: Brakes, Suspension, Chassis 04-19-2017, 12:42 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,245
Posted By simpleisbest
PM'd

PM'd
Forum: Brakes, Suspension, Chassis 04-18-2017, 06:38 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,245
Posted By simpleisbest
TRD Sway Bars (front and rear)

SOLD

Used TRD Sway Bar set for sale.
Front and Rear bar with bushings.
Including locating rings for rear bar.
Rear reinforcement brackets with fasteners included.
SOLD
Forum: Tracking / Autocross / HPDE / Drifting 04-17-2017, 06:11 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,328
Posted By simpleisbest
So whats up with that seat rail? Is that the...

So whats up with that seat rail?
Is that the factory slider modified to fit a side mount seat?
Forum: Tracking / Autocross / HPDE / Drifting 04-17-2017, 05:04 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,328
Posted By simpleisbest
I guess there is the bling factor that will get...

I guess there is the bling factor that will get more people looking at your crotch when your in the car, so there's that...

Does it come in gold?
Forum: Tracking / Autocross / HPDE / Drifting 03-20-2017, 02:56 PM
Replies: 821
Views: 136,457
Posted By simpleisbest
http://cdn.growassets.net/user_files/scca/download...

http://cdn.growassets.net/user_files/scca/downloads/000/020/306/17-fastrack-April-Solo.pdf?1490029181

Street
#21376 FRS/BRZ Tool Holder Removal Clarification
Since the FRS/BRZ foam tool holder...
Forum: Tracking / Autocross / HPDE / Drifting 02-27-2017, 05:29 PM
Replies: 821
Views: 136,457
Posted By simpleisbest
I think you're right. The basic specs online do...

I think you're right. The basic specs online do not match up with what actual RS2.0 owners are reporting about their wheels. With production limited to only 1000 units, expect it to be moved to CS...
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