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Forum: Motorsports & Track Forum by BimmerWorld 05-04-2011, 09:53 PM
Replies: 140
Views: 22,023
Posted By snortdavis
Nurburgring ...

Nurburgring
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Z2TzKCoE_v8

Silverstone
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cYpU4OOzdVE

Harris Hill Road
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fjlcp9APUxA
Forum: Suspension & Braking 02-13-2011, 02:08 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,071
Posted By snortdavis
I like my Turner Motorsport spacers.... hard...

I like my Turner Motorsport spacers.... hard anodized, pockets machined around the rim to help with removal, and excess material removed to reduce weight as much as possible. I'm running 12.5 mm...
Forum: The Tire Rack's Tire & Wheel Forum 02-01-2011, 05:51 AM
Replies: 141
Views: 50,896
Posted By snortdavis
18x9.5 ET35 square in Anthracite AST 4200 ...

18x9.5 ET35 square in Anthracite
AST 4200
-3.5* camber in front
-2* camber in rear
TMS 12.5mm spacer in rear

http://photos.e46fanatics.com/data/500/medium/APEX_ARC-8_001.JPG
Forum: Motorsports & Track Forum by BimmerWorld 01-22-2011, 04:21 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 3,861
Posted By snortdavis
No. The PFC 06 will make alot more noise than...

No. The PFC 06 will make alot more noise than you'd be willing to accept on a day to day basis. They also don't have great initial bite when cold, which isn't so helpful when the distracted mother...
Forum: Southwest 01-22-2011, 04:13 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 590
Posted By snortdavis
Harris Hill Rd HPDE 2/19 (Austin/San Antonio TX Area)

Saw this over on another forum:

http://www.motorsportreg.com/index.cfm/event/event.advert/uidEvent/F16812E5-A276-DD39-04B67D4E0365BC27

Hey y'all, let's get another big crew out for this HPDE...
Forum: The Tire Rack's Tire & Wheel Forum 01-16-2011, 07:40 PM
Replies: 141
Views: 50,896
Posted By snortdavis
Eddy, I just ordered a set of 18x9.5 in...

Eddy, I just ordered a set of 18x9.5 in anthracite as track wheels for my TiAg 2006 M3. I'll get pics when I test fit it up. Do you happen to know the minimum negative camber to run up front to...
Forum: Suspension & Braking 11-03-2010, 02:23 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,877
Posted By snortdavis
TMS with OEM style rubber bushings

TMS with OEM style rubber bushings
Forum: Motorsports & Track Forum by BimmerWorld 11-02-2010, 10:37 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 3,861
Posted By snortdavis
I run PFC direct drive floating rotors front and...

I run PFC direct drive floating rotors front and rear, with PFC Z-rated on the street and PFC06 on track... after 10-15 laps of the Nordschleife, and a full day at Silverstone (~8 30 min sessions) I...
Forum: Southwest 10-09-2010, 10:18 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 3,259
Posted By snortdavis
I'm here in S.A until the end of November

I'm here in S.A until the end of November
Forum: Southwest 08-19-2010, 09:36 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 523
Posted By snortdavis
Tint shop in San Antonio

SA Fanatics,

Just moved here from england, and I need a tint before I die of heat stroke. Anyone got any recommendations?

Snort
Forum: ///M3 Forum 07-12-2010, 07:00 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 920
Posted By snortdavis
Those alignment specs are not wearing out your...

Those alignment specs are not wearing out your tires.... RTABS would be my prime suspect as well, unless you're doing a burnout every time you stop. Does your back end feel loose under acceleration...
Forum: Motorsports & Track Forum by BimmerWorld 06-23-2010, 10:09 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,324
Posted By snortdavis
Aren't the continental GS tires still R-Comps? ...

Aren't the continental GS tires still R-Comps? For a brand new track driver?

The coilovers from AST, TCKline, and some Ground Control should all be streetable as long as you don't go crazy with...
Forum: Southwest 06-23-2010, 06:47 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,171
Posted By snortdavis
I'm shipping my car out next week.. will be in SA...

I'm shipping my car out next week.. will be in SA August-Nov, then moving out to the middle of nowhere.
Forum: Motorsports & Track Forum by BimmerWorld 06-23-2010, 06:28 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,324
Posted By snortdavis
I run Dunlop Z1 Star Specs and love 'em. If you...

I run Dunlop Z1 Star Specs and love 'em. If you are worried about winter weather, get a set of cheap 17" wheels and dedicated winter tires (Dunlop Wintersport 3D are what I run, but I bought 'em 4...
Forum: Suspension & Braking 06-23-2010, 06:21 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,312
Posted By snortdavis
The angle between the strut and the plane of the...

The angle between the strut and the plane of the wheel remains the same regardless of camber, so negative camber has no effect on wheel-to strut clearance, only wheel to body clearance. Strut body...
Forum: ///M3 Forum 06-22-2010, 11:23 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,790
Posted By snortdavis
100mph plus on public roads? If not, then no...

100mph plus on public roads? If not, then no worries in 4th.

The money shift is a mechanical over-rev, so the rev limiter (which only cuts fuel) won't help you.
Forum: Suspension & Braking 06-22-2010, 11:18 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,312
Posted By snortdavis
Simply a matter of spec'ing the correct spring...

Simply a matter of spec'ing the correct spring length for the desired ride height. If you're trying to slam your car, you're probably going to have clearance issues with stock-type offsets.
...
Forum: Motorsports & Track Forum by BimmerWorld 06-22-2010, 11:05 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,324
Posted By snortdavis
I agree with the above... SMG, while usable...

I agree with the above...

SMG, while usable for the track, can be expensive when it goes wrong, and finicky to boot.

BBK is an unnecessary cost until you get REALLY fast. Good pads, maybe...
Forum: Suspension & Braking 06-08-2010, 03:54 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,789
Posted By snortdavis
have you looked at the AST offerings? 4100's are...

have you looked at the AST offerings? 4100's are $1800 plus camber plates and RSM's.

You're not getting new sways, but you're getting a single adjustable monotube damper for pretty comparable...
Forum: Wheels and Tires 06-08-2010, 03:47 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 4,967
Posted By snortdavis
must.... put..... away..... credit card.........

must.... put..... away..... credit card...... arrrgh
Forum: ///M3 Forum 06-03-2010, 03:27 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 4,821
Posted By snortdavis
You'll need ALOT of nickels and dimes... :craig:

You'll need ALOT of nickels and dimes... :craig:
Forum: Suspension & Braking 06-03-2010, 03:26 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 3,346
Posted By snortdavis
[QUOTE=chenja 330CI;11822730]^Thanks. If I were...

[QUOTE=chenja 330CI;11822730]^Thanks. If I were to rank the following as what's most important:

1 - Handling
2 - Ride Quality
3 - Price - hoping to spend around/under $1000 max.
4 - Drop -...
Forum: Suspension & Braking 06-03-2010, 03:17 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,648
Posted By snortdavis
EOM Euro rotors have the holes cast in (probably...

EOM Euro rotors have the holes cast in (probably the same for Brembo and AP Racing, etc)... different than drilling (which is what the el-cheapos do). Holes do create stress risers though, which can...
Forum: Suspension & Braking 06-02-2010, 08:27 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 3,346
Posted By snortdavis
Budget? rank order the importance of: ...

Budget?

rank order the importance of:

Handling, ride quality, drop, price, tunability/adjustability

Need to know what's important to you.
Forum: Motorsports & Track Forum by BimmerWorld 06-02-2010, 08:19 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,406
Posted By snortdavis
The Camaro probably stuck out way farther in the...

The Camaro probably stuck out way farther in the front with the pointy nose.

Just Sayin'
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