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Old 12-15-2003, 07:54 AM
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Originally posted by Ko Racer
I found a set up from one of the magazines I just got from japan and there running sorex 28's on carpet so I will see if I can make enough out of it to post the set-up they used ?
plz post the setup !!
i am running sorex 28's on carpet too
what kind of traction add. are they using?
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Old 12-15-2003, 08:32 AM
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Does anyone knows R3 release date? Thanks.
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Old 12-15-2003, 08:51 AM
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dang my barracuda was awesome today!

thanks for your help Steve!!!! He wrenched on it in between qualifying rounds and my car was so much faster. too bad we had to drive in the rain, which was fun!

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Old 12-15-2003, 08:52 AM
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Originally posted by Ko Racer
You work for speedtech now or something
Our meaning the US price.
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Originally posted by GTO2
Does anyone knows R3 release date? Thanks.
End of the month in the states.
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Old 12-15-2003, 09:21 AM
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Was wondering the date by Alex Racing...thanks Randman. I only know late Dec in Japan.
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Old 12-15-2003, 09:29 AM
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Originally posted by GTO2
Was wondering the date by Alex Racing...thanks Randman. I only know late Dec in Japan.
Ok, I'm not sure about Alex's exact date, but Dave Bristol said he'll have his sometime this week.
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Old 12-15-2003, 09:32 AM
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Wow, thanks.
Should be expecting mine sometime next week then.
Cant wait.
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Originally posted by GTO2
Wow, thanks.
Should be expecting mine sometime next week then.
Cant wait.
Hopefully you have a digital camera, because we are gonna want pics.
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Yep, I will.
Mine will arrive appx 1 week after release date. thats why it kinda drive me nuts not knowing when.
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I just preordered one for myself.


Better be a merry christmas for me

Will there be any hopups needed for this car? Or is it basically ready to race?
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Originally posted by justinalamode
I just preordered one for myself.


Better be a merry christmas for me

Will there be any hopups needed for this car? Or is it basically ready to race?
Basically ready to race..

the options parts you may consider are
>alloy shaft holders
>Ti screws
>Ti turnbuckles
>hard material arms / hubs
>spring sets
>sway bars sets

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What about if I am just racing stock for now?
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Originally posted by justinalamode
What about if I am just racing stock for now?
you're fine with kit as it comes...
the R3 will be fast out of the box!
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Originally posted by justinalamode
What about if I am just racing stock for now?
I raced mine box stock for a few races then when going to carpet, I upgraded. For the R3, the mid-span a arms, ti screws, a front diff and different springs.
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