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Old 08-06-2007, 03:58 PM   #1
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It looks like there will be up to 3 different on-road race events scheduled for one day: August 12. Cooper's track in Tracy City, TN, Prime Time Hobbies' in Calhoun, GA, and the Sugar Bowl in ATL, GA. So where will everyone be; and more importantly, how would one decide which to attend?


I've really enjoyed racing at PT's track; covered pits is a huge plus. I really like the track lay-out (I can actually turn pretty quick laps!) and an on-site hobby store is awesome!

The other two tracks I've never run. I have been to the Sugar Bowl and it's a sweet track! Wide lanes, long straights, it's definitly a very fast track. But for me, speed = more possible broke parts! No on-site hobby store could be an issue.

Then there's Cooper's track. The layout is very similar to a carpet layout we ran in Trenton. I really liked that layout; I think I was about as fast as I could be on the blue in Trenton; why not the same on the black in Tracy City?




Of course, I could always stay home and chase my dog with my Wheely King!
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I am headed to PT. I need to stay close to home this weekend.
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ill probably be up at PT running stock seeing as how i have now gotten most of the glitching gone i think.........
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I plan to be at PT as well. I'm going after a trophy!
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Old 08-06-2007, 05:14 PM   #5
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Oh win or lose, I'm taking a trophy.
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I plan to be at PT as well. I'm going after a trophy!
Cool. I hope my car can live up to the nickname Joe gave it. The silver bullet. Maybe she can make up for a bad driver.
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I'll be there too, maybe Saturday as well just for practice
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George if you are out there send me a PM I need a favor.
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Looks like Prime Time is the place to be! My brain just reminded me I have something I have to do at 8 Sunday night, so that means I'll have to be gone by 7pm. Will touring stock be done by then?
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We should be on our way home by then.
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Cool! Then I'm in for stock touring class. Anybody know if PT carries any rubber tires; preferrably mounted? I'd like to try a few different compounds but can't make it down Saturday to practice.
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Oh and what about transponders? What kind of lap system will be used? Do I need one of those fancy AMB personal transponders?
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No, PT has transponders. Many of us use personals though.
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Ok cool! Then I am locked and loaded. See ya'll Sunday!
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PT does not carry pre-mounts, however, Nexus Racing does. I'm sure you can get a hold of Arun and he can bring you a set if he is coming to the race on Sunday.
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