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Put the Kettle on .....

Put the Kettle on .....

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carreraboy

Original Poster:

812 posts

126 months

Thursday 11th October 2012
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http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=k7ROr0tmKCc getting started

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CatSiMUErI4 the run ....

Edited by carreraboy on Thursday 11th October 17:09

Moosh

1,097 posts

129 months

Thursday 11th October 2012
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Des is that you ?

carreraboy

Original Poster:

812 posts

126 months

Thursday 11th October 2012
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Yes mate c'est moi ....

Moosh

1,097 posts

129 months

Friday 12th October 2012
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Long time now see. How are you keeping.

Is that your GT? Looks lovely.

Chris Stott

2,243 posts

105 months

Friday 12th October 2012
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Awesome noise cloud9
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cmoose

35,518 posts

137 months

Friday 12th October 2012
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God. Love the taught narrow bodyness of the 996GT3. It's just so no nonsense.

V small pipes, it seems. Is that the result of noise regs?

spyderman8

1,598 posts

64 months

Friday 12th October 2012
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A Cup car with a novice sticker? Isn't that a contradiction in terms?

coanda

1,876 posts

98 months

Friday 12th October 2012
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Seems to rev forever (a good thing!) - is that all done in 3rd?

Adam B

11,167 posts

162 months

Friday 12th October 2012
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spyderman8 said:
A Cup car with a novice sticker? Isn't that a contradiction in terms?
Is that the yellow one with cross?

And of course, obvious question - what was power and torque? How close to std RS is a cup engine? Thanks

carreraboy

Original Poster:

812 posts

126 months

Saturday 13th October 2012
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413 BHP @ Flywheel 350 Back Wheels ... on a standard GT3 Exhaust .... race system taken off to get down to 103db, very strong engine, Steve has good one there .....

keep it lit

3,388 posts

75 months

Saturday 13th October 2012
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this Cup car ran in GT CUP (Class 2) 2010 & 2011 along side us in Class 1.. was run by GT Marques & driven by Francis Gallachan(?).. always a competitive car!

fioran0

2,392 posts

80 months

Saturday 13th October 2012
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carreraboy said:
413 BHP @ Flywheel 350 Back Wheels ... on a standard GT3 Exhaust .... race system taken off to get down to 103db, very strong engine, Steve has good one there .....
hmmm,
That's a good bit short of what an 03-05 car should be making (hence my asking what year it was on your other post).
you might want to give the owner a heads up so he can get it onto modas for a look over. it might be something as simple as it not seeing full throttle at full throttle, the position sensor can go off pretty easily.
fwiw, theres two options for cup exhausts availsble and the quieter is 103db. It might be that that's on. There's limited options for centre exit on a 996. Standard GT3 exits at each side.

Edited by fioran0 on Sunday 14th October 01:29

carreraboy

Original Poster:

812 posts

126 months

Wednesday 17th October 2012
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He was happy with the result only expecting 381 BHP he has taken the race exhaust off and running a standard to get on track days ..