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06-13-2018, 02:33 PM
Replies: 573
Views: 8,432
Posted By Legend2TL

I doubt Andretti has that kind of capital or can...

I doubt Andretti has that kind of capital or can get ahold of that kinds of money to buy Force India.
05-22-2018, 11:20 AM
Replies: 418
Views: 20,300
Posted By Legend2TL

^ yeah, who needs brakes :biggrin:

^ yeah, who needs brakes :biggrin:
05-16-2018, 11:02 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 451
Posted By Legend2TL

^ I saw one at the Amelia Concours and the...

^ I saw one at the Amelia Concours and the interior for it's era (mid-80's) was pretty nice.

Doug Demero did a review of it.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gXKZAVEee74
04-25-2018, 02:25 PM
Replies: 1,514
Views: 103,433
Posted By Legend2TL

What's Really Inside the New 2019 Acura RDX?

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=V6vg-0daHv8

Impressive exclusive chassis
04-21-2018, 09:19 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 1,029
Posted By Legend2TL

Drive Like Schumacher In His Actual Benetton-Ford B192

https://www.carscoops.com/2018/03/drive-like-schumacher-actual-benetton-ford-b192/
...
Forum: Car Talk
04-18-2018, 01:02 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 489
Posted By Legend2TL

Nice, thx for posting and keep enjoying the NSX...

Nice, thx for posting and keep enjoying the NSX :thumbsup:
04-06-2018, 09:02 AM
Replies: 573
Views: 8,432
Posted By Legend2TL

Excellent YouTube blog on F1 topics

Although the graphics are slightly simple, the info on Chain Bear F1 blog is excellent

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VEJh4lLCzRc

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ojVqXwu9cGQ&t=22s
...
03-27-2018, 09:48 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 1,029
Posted By Legend2TL

RRDC Evening with Mario Andretti - Full Interview

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vGlRDw-rDQ0

Great interview of Mario by Bobby Rahal

Go to 25:00 and hear the pretty funny story on how Mario driving a brand new Hertz rental car into the beach...
03-16-2018, 09:11 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 1,029
Posted By Legend2TL

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Pd0LMH6yijA ...

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Pd0LMH6yijA

I loved this pass, Mika the big kahuna
03-09-2018, 02:38 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 1,029
Posted By Legend2TL

Cockpits and their evolution MP4/2 and MP4/6 ...

Cockpits and their evolution MP4/2 and MP4/6

https://cimg1.ibsrv.net/gimg/acurazine.com-vbulletin/600x720/brnsg0ncyaezoeh_b1179d8f1dd8e88f8fc7dee5970e70d1fbca0eed.jpg
...
03-06-2018, 09:18 AM
Replies: 107
Views: 1,580
Posted By Legend2TL

I have no hate for McLaren (I'd love to see them...

I have no hate for McLaren (I'd love to see them and Williams at the front again). It's just McLaren had some iconic cars in terms of sponsorship and graphics as to see what they have now seems so...
02-28-2018, 07:03 PM
Replies: 573
Views: 8,432
Posted By Legend2TL

How Big is an F1 Car? Comparison to Road Cars

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EtNg51tAhJg

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZAUz8-P1Yb4
Forum: Car Talk
02-19-2018, 01:02 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 1,008
Posted By Legend2TL

Heck, even a 1.5T sounds cool ...

Heck, even a 1.5T sounds cool

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sUkDQXCUWWw
Forum: Car Talk
02-13-2018, 09:25 AM
Replies: 231
Views: 3,758
Posted By Legend2TL

^ +1 need to bring in the laws of physics ...

^ +1 need to bring in the laws of physics

And to show there is no right or wrong here (like the Porsche 911 Turbo and GT3).
When Gordon Murray was designing the McLaren F1, he stuck with simpler...
Forum: Car Talk
02-13-2018, 09:00 AM
Replies: 231
Views: 3,758
Posted By Legend2TL

+1, for the vast majority of time where I live...

+1, for the vast majority of time where I live FWD is all we need. My wife got a 2017 CRV and in the EXL trim is available in FWD or 4WD.
We choose 4WD as we live at the bottom of a steep hill and...
Forum: Car Talk
02-12-2018, 01:28 PM
Replies: 231
Views: 3,758
Posted By Legend2TL

Driver skill + wisdom + patience + caution...

Driver skill + wisdom + patience + caution >>>>>>>AWD>RWD in low traction conditions. nuf said :tongue:

I've seen plenty of AWD/4WD vehicles leave the road, spin, loose control the road in snow...
Forum: Car Talk
02-12-2018, 11:19 AM
Replies: 231
Views: 3,758
Posted By Legend2TL

RWD for low-moderate power, more fun and...

RWD for low-moderate power, more fun and efficient (less weight/losses) in most conditions.
Modern tires, electronics and S/W has made RWD safe in less than ideal conditions.
If winter/ice...
Forum: Car Talk
02-12-2018, 11:12 AM
Replies: 57
Views: 1,008
Posted By Legend2TL

I'd recommend looking at a Camry V6 XLE or a...

I'd recommend looking at a Camry V6 XLE or a Accord EXL 2.0T. Both are very similar in size/feature/performance and the Accord is ~$2.5k cheaper than the Camry. If he's not much a car guy then I'd...
02-08-2018, 12:20 PM
Replies: 418
Views: 20,300
Posted By Legend2TL

A i3 MSRP is $45k and only 168HP electric vs the...

A i3 MSRP is $45k and only 168HP electric vs the 3 258HP motor.
The i3 is just a bad ugly electric, at least the 3 is attractive IMO and versatile.
I won't buy either, but if I prefer the 3 for...
Forum: Car Talk
02-08-2018, 11:31 AM
Replies: 82
Views: 1,636
Posted By Legend2TL

That's a great deal, $33.5 for 2018 Pilot EX-L. ...

That's a great deal, $33.5 for 2018 Pilot EX-L.
We were looking last year at the CRV and the Pilot about this time and could not get anywhere near that (IIRC ~$36k for the 2017 EX-L Pilot was about...
02-05-2018, 09:46 AM
Replies: 573
Views: 8,432
Posted By Legend2TL

F1's 2018 clampdown on suspension tricks explained

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yDVmIXV4WEw
Forum: Car Talk
02-05-2018, 09:39 AM
Forum: Car Talk
01-27-2018, 03:37 PM
Replies: 17,510
Views: 1,951,996
Posted By Legend2TL

Senna's Lotus 98T w/o bodywork, wings,...

Senna's Lotus 98T w/o bodywork, wings, undertray/floor, and tire/wheels...
01-26-2018, 09:36 AM
Replies: 573
Views: 8,432
Posted By Legend2TL

Ayrton Senna's last Monaco GP-winning McLaren is up for auction

https://www.carmagazine.co.uk/features/car-culture/ayrton-sennas-1993-monaco-gp-winning-mclaren-mp48-is-up-for-auction/
...
Forum: Car Talk
01-23-2018, 10:23 AM
Replies: 82
Views: 1,636
Posted By Legend2TL

My sister in law has a 5G Explorer (IIRC 2015),...

My sister in law has a 5G Explorer (IIRC 2015), it OK from a ride and functionality point of view. Where it falls shorts if the Microsoft/Sony Infotainment system which is pretty bad.

As for...
Forum: Car Talk
01-23-2018, 08:31 AM
Replies: 82
Views: 1,636
Posted By Legend2TL

3G Pilot is superior to the other 3 on that list...

3G Pilot is superior to the other 3 on that list if it's mostly a road hauler and not a serious off-roading or towing SUV.
I'm a Honda fanboi but our 2003 Pilot has 298k miles, is extremely...
Forum: Car Talk
01-22-2018, 08:09 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,362
Posted By Legend2TL

Congrats on thye NSX and also you're a very nice...

Congrats on thye NSX and also you're a very nice guy for being so understanding! Glad everything worked out!
Forum: Car Talk
01-19-2018, 12:14 PM
Replies: 96
Views: 9,006
Posted By Legend2TL

Nice project, keep posting updates and good luck...

Nice project, keep posting updates and good luck with all the work
01-17-2018, 08:01 AM
Replies: 573
Views: 8,432
Posted By Legend2TL

Pretty cool pic of Prost and McLaren team (with...

Pretty cool pic of Prost and McLaren team (with the "1" on the car I'm assuming it was late 1989, probably at the Australian GP).
I'm really surprised Ron Dennis is in the pic as he protested...
Forum: Car Talk
01-11-2018, 06:02 PM
Replies: 11,251
Views: 650,174
Posted By Legend2TL

https://cimg4.ibsrv.net/gimg/acurazine.com-vbullet...

https://cimg4.ibsrv.net/gimg/acurazine.com-vbulletin/2000x1504/80-img_0359_1__84697fd8daedcf9575b58f22d1cd3fd4405890ad.jpg
01-10-2018, 11:46 AM
Replies: 573
Views: 8,432
Posted By Legend2TL

And for 2018 the MB power unit design is "pretty...

And for 2018 the MB power unit design is "pretty much all new" according to Mercedes Powerplant boss Andy Cowell, the competition must be like :eek:...
Forum: Car Talk
01-09-2018, 10:33 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 634
Posted By Legend2TL

:patriot: :salute: Nice he's a plane...

:patriot:
:salute:

Nice he's a plane captain for a EA-18G Growler, I used to design/engineer EW/ECM gear and the whole community are an extremely important role for US airborne operations!

As...
Forum: Car Talk
01-08-2018, 08:31 AM
Replies: 17,510
Views: 1,951,996
Posted By Legend2TL

On the duct tape, yeah there's racer tape which...

On the duct tape, yeah there's racer tape which is quite popular. It's quite sticky and a bitch to get the adhesive off of whatever it stuck to.
There's also a similar speed tape for aviation that's...
Forum: Car Talk
01-06-2018, 06:36 PM
Replies: 17,510
Views: 1,951,996
Posted By Legend2TL

https://cimg3.ibsrv.net/gimg/acurazine.com-vbullet...

https://cimg3.ibsrv.net/gimg/acurazine.com-vbulletin/2000x1000/80-mclaren_mp4_2c_right_porsche_museum_6c3fa2ed0f8ec880f28ea05f3dfb964f8a0101bf.jpg
...
Forum: Car Talk
01-05-2018, 10:42 AM
Replies: 190
Views: 6,674
Posted By Legend2TL

Back to the Sport Accord, I find that it's...

Back to the Sport Accord, I find that it's available with both motors (1.5T and 2.0T) and 6MT really appealing.
One interesting note is the 6MT for the Sport 1.5/2.0 models have different gear and...
Forum: Car Talk
01-01-2018, 10:06 AM
Replies: 11,251
Views: 650,174
Posted By Legend2TL

Saw a pretty nice Skyline GT-R in Laurel MD last...

Saw a pretty nice Skyline GT-R in Laurel MD last night.
First time I ever saw a R33 in person...
01-01-2018, 08:32 AM
Replies: 4,357
Views: 323,383
Posted By Legend2TL

A friend bought a 2018 Accord EX-L (1.5T CVT)...

A friend bought a 2018 Accord EX-L (1.5T CVT) last week. Drove it yesterday, after fixing a tire puncture (<100 miles and first flat tire).
Overall pretty nice, the tech features are very impressive...
12-20-2017, 09:54 AM
Replies: 573
Views: 8,432
Posted By Legend2TL

:chief: just for you, 2018's Amelia Island...

:chief: just for you, 2018's Amelia Island Concours d'Elegance honoree is none other than our favorite double Indy 500 and F1 champion Emerson Fittipaldi
I'll probably be there for it, but doubt...
12-18-2017, 11:12 AM
Replies: 573
Views: 8,432
Posted By Legend2TL

50% thermal efficiency, unreal that's amazing...

50% thermal efficiency, unreal that's amazing :drag:
12-12-2017, 01:16 PM
Replies: 1,239
Views: 31,054
Posted By Legend2TL

The tech details that won Mercedes the 2017 F1 title

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jn9Vfa8p8IY

Always enjoy Giorgio Piola technical analysis
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