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View Poll Results: How many times have you road raced?
Only went once 11 6.15%
Have been to the track 2 to 5 times 35 19.55%
Have attended 6 or more events 42 23.46%
Too many time to even list here 72 40.22%
Not yet but I plan to in the next 12 months 19 10.61%
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post #1 of 53 (permalink) Old 07-13-2007, 06:02 AM Thread Starter
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Do you roadrace?

How many have had their Vette on a roadcourse at least once?


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Been there, done that.

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Did as much as possible until selling her.......but I'll be back in a vette and on the track.
Too much fun out there not to.......

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Yep, planning on hitting the track tomorrow. My 2001 Silver Z is featured in Zippycar's Corvette vs. Porsche video.
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C5Z06-Summit Point five times/Pocono one time/Nashville Speedway one time.
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Still in Novice class!

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Been there a time or two...

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Had 17 track days, going back to Apr 2004 ...

Also have 6 Time Trial days (standing start, one lap, timed ... single car on track)

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...Still in Novice class!
Not for long guy ... you'll prolly run intermediate at Putnam ... and if I'm on the track with you I'll be checking my mirrors "frequently:

Mike ... I wish you had asked "do you do track events?" I'm real wary about calling it "racing" as no times are (officially) taken and no competitive results are logged. That said ... the group I was in at VIR had "relaxed" passing rules ... except in corners ... anywhere on a point by ... (needless to say, my left arm was tanned and tired at end of two days of this ... :eyes: )


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One time.


Wish I had more time for more!
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Absolutely!! Going to Watkins Glen this Monday and Tuesday



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Timetrials & HPDE events for 20 years now.
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Does the MM Tour count, cause it should...

I have been known to be seen around a track or two...

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Also in a cornfield or two!! :P

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Not for long guy ... you'll prolly run intermediate at Putnam ... and if I'm on the track with you I'll be checking my mirrors "frequently:
Dang!! I Luv being with the "noobs"! :pp::pp:

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Mike ... I wish you had asked "do you do track events?" I'm real wary about calling it "racing" as no times are (officially) taken and no competitive results are logged.
You're probably right, Denny. But I'm trying to help Oli get the Corvette Racing section off to a strong start and it just seemed like 'racing' should be in the title someplace :D

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I've been on the road course quite a few times - both with my car and other cars. And then there is the MM run where you get to apply what you've learned. :D

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