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Event 1, 2018 - That was fast!

Event 1 of 2018 had finally arrived! It was a beautiful dry day (though fairly cloudy) and my BMW E36 was running perfectly. My car has received a lot of upgrades and weight reduction over the winter, as seen in my previous posts, so this was the day to prove that it was all worth it. 801 more words

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Real race cars have wings!

My two young sons recently informed me that in order for a car to be a “race car” it needs to have a rear wing. Apparently fast run times at events don’t matter to six year olds. 693 more words

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Practice #1 - Setting fast times!

The first chance to get my BMW E36 on track in 2018 has arrived! It’s time to see how all the weight reductions, steering component changes and general winter repairs/upgrades will affect my runs. 632 more words

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Turning my BMW E36 into more of a dedicated race car!

I determined towards the end of 2017 that I wanted to turn my BMW E36 into as close as a street legal race car as possible in order to turn up the fun factor even more! 615 more words

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BMW E36 Winter Project - Manual Steering Rack, Oil Pan, Valve Cover and Control Arms

With Winter now here, it was time yet again to move the BMW E36 race car into the garage, put it up on jack stands, and attack a few areas that needed attention. 2,159 more words

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