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Forum: Car Talk
04-14-2018, 05:08 AM
Replies: 64
Views: 958
Posted By Chief F1 Fan

I got mine for dealer cost at just a shade over...

I got mine for dealer cost at just a shade over $42K.
Forum: Car Talk
04-09-2018, 08:49 AM
Replies: 64
Views: 958
Posted By Chief F1 Fan

I wanted the grey but the boss' boss said "why...

I wanted the grey but the boss' boss said "why get another car that color when my 335 is that exact same color?" Point well taken and after I stared at her car in the driveway for a while I realized...
02-28-2018, 09:12 AM
Replies: 345
Views: 4,991
Posted By Chief F1 Fan

Yes it has: ...

Yes it has:

https://www.formula1.com/en/latest/features/2018/2/12-other-times-f1-and-snow-have-come-together.html
Forum: Car Talk
02-25-2018, 05:05 AM
Replies: 2,999
Views: 294,586
Posted By Chief F1 Fan

all the cool kids :clpower:

all the cool kids :clpower:
02-20-2018, 06:49 AM
Replies: 107
Views: 1,467
Posted By Chief F1 Fan

Sauber Alfa Romeo: new Ferrari engines vs. 1 year...

Sauber Alfa Romeo: new Ferrari engines vs. 1 year old units like last...
Forum: Car Talk
02-12-2018, 02:39 PM
Replies: 231
Views: 3,571
Posted By Chief F1 Fan

anyone who says someone like me is "sorely...

anyone who says someone like me is "sorely misinformed" for believing AWD is necessary for getting through winter does not have a clue. Three to five days per week I drive 80 miles (r/t) on rural...
Forum: Car Talk
02-12-2018, 01:59 PM
Replies: 231
Views: 3,571
Posted By Chief F1 Fan

Lambo Gallardos and Huracans are hardly sissy...

Lambo Gallardos and Huracans are hardly sissy cars,
Ditto Porsche Turbos, AMG 63 wagons and Veyrons to name but a few.
02-07-2018, 05:59 PM
Replies: 345
Views: 4,991
Posted By Chief F1 Fan

James Allen explains various points about the...

James Allen explains various points about the halo:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?time_continue=3&v=er71vu14PAI
02-07-2018, 06:06 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 314
Posted By Chief F1 Fan

Well, for starts you could ID what the year, make...

Well, for starts you could ID what the year, make and model of vehicle you're inquiring about.
12-29-2017, 01:02 PM
Replies: 345
Views: 4,991
Posted By Chief F1 Fan

"Williams" is on Netflix. Watching it now,...

"Williams" is on Netflix. Watching it now, pretty good stuff. I had forgotten Peter Windsor was also in the car Frank rolled and became paralyzed in.
Forum: Car Talk
12-19-2017, 11:20 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 826
Posted By Chief F1 Fan

Every car I've owned since 1991 has required...

Every car I've owned since 1991 has required premium, I'm so used to the price differential I don't even think about it any more.
Forum: Car Talk
12-13-2017, 02:43 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 769
Posted By Chief F1 Fan

shaddup

shaddup
Forum: Car Talk
12-13-2017, 08:26 AM
Replies: 132
Views: 3,040
Posted By Chief F1 Fan

AWD w/ Blizzaks :goldcup:

AWD w/ Blizzaks :goldcup:
12-12-2017, 12:35 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 598
Posted By Chief F1 Fan

Imsa 2018

BMW M8, bad ass

https://cimg4.ibsrv.net/gimg/acurazine.com-vbulletin/1959x1102/80-p90288335_highres_daytona_usa_5th_to_6_7fdd61e43f383aabbc777ddd5881084ea76b1b1b.jpg

BMW is returning to Le...
Forum: Car Talk
12-12-2017, 07:44 AM
Replies: 1,496
Views: 96,785
Posted By Chief F1 Fan

:stupid: 442!

:stupid: 442!
12-10-2017, 05:52 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 704
Posted By Chief F1 Fan

McLaren: Senna News **Victory Grey Version (page 1)**

:thud: WOWZA!


https://cimg5.ibsrv.net/gimg/acurazine.com-vbulletin/1400x680/80-mclaren_senna_homepage_2_31e3d62f418f79be64aaac101c725ac2429a86e1.jpg

The McLaren Senna - Challenge The...
Forum: Car Talk
12-08-2017, 05:47 AM
Replies: 2,999
Views: 294,586
Posted By Chief F1 Fan

Seriously WANT!~

:thud:

https://cimg2.ibsrv.net/gimg/acurazine.com-vbulletin/2000x1010/80-screen_shot_2017_12_08_at_6_44_51_am_89b06305a01f74dd60bf1cba37469cc760361196.png
12-05-2017, 06:21 PM
Replies: 583
Views: 44,877
Posted By Chief F1 Fan

As great as the engineering and interior and 90%...

As great as the engineering and interior and 90% of the exterior is, I would never own it based on one thing alone: that front end is just plain godawful. I couldn't stand looking at it.
11-28-2017, 06:34 AM
Replies: 1,237
Views: 28,703
Posted By Chief F1 Fan

Kimi's best line ever a commercial

https://www.youtube.com/watch?time_continue=20&v=ghykrSCC03A
11-25-2017, 11:05 AM
Replies: 147
Views: 5,711
Posted By Chief F1 Fan

Canuck-istan

Canuck-istan
11-22-2017, 10:26 AM
Replies: 147
Views: 5,711
Posted By Chief F1 Fan

Oh crap! I thought my picks were bad Tony!

Oh crap! I thought my picks were bad Tony!
11-19-2017, 07:13 AM
Replies: 1,237
Views: 28,703
Posted By Chief F1 Fan

I liked the old days of unlimited engines, one to...

I liked the old days of unlimited engines, one to practice with, one to qualify with and one to race with; every weekend.
Forum: Car Talk
11-05-2017, 01:14 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 283
Posted By Chief F1 Fan

I was trying to be kind but thinking the same...

I was trying to be kind but thinking the same thing-we are getting all kinds of random questions from people with cars that aren't Acuras or even Hondas. Isn't that kind of like going to a skiing...
Forum: Car Talk
10-30-2017, 07:43 AM
Replies: 79
Views: 4,013
Posted By Chief F1 Fan

8 speed AT standard, nowhere to delete/replace...

8 speed AT standard, nowhere to delete/replace with true manual.
...
Forum: Car Talk
10-27-2017, 05:19 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 4,595
Posted By Chief F1 Fan

quit shitting up the thread would ya guys?

quit shitting up the thread would ya guys?
Forum: Car Talk
10-26-2017, 07:27 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 4,595
Posted By Chief F1 Fan

minimal-only routine oil/transmission services,...

minimal-only routine oil/transmission services, that's it. Brake pads/rotors were changed before service contract ran out. Literally I'd say less than $300 with wipers since 50K. I may have misspoke...
Forum: Car Talk
10-23-2017, 08:16 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 4,595
Posted By Chief F1 Fan

thanks dude, Probably keep it at least another...

thanks dude, Probably keep it at least another 50K miles. It's a great car and goes like hell with the 6 speed tranny and is a rock star in the snow with Blizzaks.
Forum: Car Talk
10-23-2017, 03:50 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 4,595
Posted By Chief F1 Fan

Well, the dealer did go out of its way and ate...

Well, the dealer did go out of its way and ate some more costs and got the final tally down to $1997 with tax. We are very happy with that given the prospect of the initial prognosis cost of $4500+
Forum: Car Talk
10-20-2017, 04:54 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 4,595
Posted By Chief F1 Fan

update: BMW USA has agreed to charge half of...

update:
BMW USA has agreed to charge half of cost on the turbo ($2200) and eat the labor costs. The dealer did ~ $800 in unnecessary repairs due to misreading the initial diagnosis so they're going...
10-20-2017, 11:16 AM
Replies: 1,237
Views: 28,703
Posted By Chief F1 Fan

:wave: I'd never abandon the sport because of...

:wave: I'd never abandon the sport because of aesthetics unless they get Indycar fugly.

On another note, here's a great collection of old photographs with comments about the USGP at the Glen:
...
Forum: Car Talk
10-11-2017, 09:11 AM
Replies: 227
Views: 9,403
Posted By Chief F1 Fan

Continental Extreme Contacts. :thumbsup:

Continental Extreme Contacts. :thumbsup:
Forum: Car Talk
10-08-2017, 02:06 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,861
Posted By Chief F1 Fan

very athletic looking car to me, not a fan of...

very athletic looking car to me, not a fan of infotainment console but I'm not driving it so who cares what I say? :kick: Nice pick up OP.
10-03-2017, 06:44 AM
Replies: 1,237
Views: 28,703
Posted By Chief F1 Fan

https://cimg0.ibsrv.net/gimg/acurazine.com-vbullet...

https://cimg0.ibsrv.net/gimg/acurazine.com-vbulletin/774x751/80-screen_shot_2017_10_03_at_7_41_25_am_e458622ef2f2b1db7350899aa882d01bdc515e19.png

RoGro didn't stand a chance vs. Pennywise.
Forum: Car Talk
10-02-2017, 03:26 PM
Replies: 345
Views: 11,669
Posted By Chief F1 Fan

ShaaaaaaZAM!! Nice ride dude! :thumbsup:

ShaaaaaaZAM!! Nice ride dude! :thumbsup:
09-28-2017, 03:36 PM
Replies: 1,237
Views: 28,703
Posted By Chief F1 Fan

Oh and thanks West for the credibility voucher!...

Oh and thanks West for the credibility voucher! :thumbsup:
Forum: Car Talk
09-28-2017, 03:34 PM
Replies: 178
Views: 5,008
Posted By Chief F1 Fan

side note: 2 young guys got out of a...

side note: 2 young guys got out of a heavily-modded E90 and walked over to look at my car at the store the other day. Passenger: "I've always liked those HER wheels." Me: "Pardon me?" He repeated it...
09-27-2017, 05:57 PM
Replies: 1,237
Views: 28,703
Posted By Chief F1 Fan

Don't know about drive/shuttle issue as I've...

Don't know about drive/shuttle issue as I've never been to that track, they're all different. I always try and carry as little as possible because inevitably, the stand you are in is crowded for leg...
09-24-2017, 07:28 AM
Replies: 1,237
Views: 28,703
Posted By Chief F1 Fan

How oil burning works/functions

This is an interesting article from James Allen and a couple of engineers.

https://www.jamesallenonf1.com/2017/09/weekend-debate-oil-burning-in-f1-engines-a-fans-view-and-an-engineers-view/
09-13-2017, 02:05 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,718
Posted By Chief F1 Fan

UPDATE: I drove one of these this past Sunday at...

UPDATE: I drove one of these this past Sunday at Watkins Glen where RR had an obstacle set up in the "Boot" through trees, over logs, through a creek, down a steep ass hill and other fun things. This...
09-10-2017, 06:55 AM
Replies: 1,237
Views: 28,703
Posted By Chief F1 Fan

Just saw this ^^. Now watch--Honda will be the...

Just saw this ^^. Now watch--Honda will be the engine to have and McLaren will be sucking hind tit AGAIN.
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