StlSolo 2016-8 08282016

8th points event of the season in StlSolo – had been looking forward to it to pick up a few spots in index – while I had the potential, ultimately I fell short. I had two faster runs (with passengers) that I ultimately coned. I had two shots to put down a faster time (was…

CIR 08272016

Good event today with CIR. Went from the north end at Rantoul – course flowed decently, but had a few really painful pinches. The course was definitely not very Evo friendly – i.e., I consider a course Mini friendly when it has a lot of slaloms, transitions, is fast (so I can maintan speed) and…

Evo UOA #4

Looking good for two track days and 24 autoxes, not to mention the most mileage I’ve put on an oil so far – really happy with the wear. Keep in mind for Red Line oils, the first few flushes are actually known to pull off a little more copper than usual before settling down. Looking…

Mini UOA #6

A run on Red Line 5w30 – really pleased with with the results given the relatively extended wear. Interestingly, the Pennzoil Ultra 5w30 (no longer sold) had a slightly better wear count, though I had way more runs on the Red Line to be fair. Will be running this oil the remainder of the Mini’s…

JDM IX MR Headlights!

Too many things going on with the Evo not to make an update – JDM headlights are next! I’ve taken the front bumper off a number of times now so that part was cake. Took a little bit of finesse to get the headlights out and the new ones in. Pretty much a direct bolt…