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      06-16-2019, 11:47 PM   #441
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Is there a problem with this particular scenario?
You must be running larger turbos with e85 and custom tune and not stock
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      06-17-2019, 01:39 AM   #442
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A couple that wanted to play in the last few weeks.

Infiniti Q50 RedSport 400, visible mods were front mount intercooler or heat exchanger and a few stickers on the side.



06-07 STi, sounded like an EWG, FlexFuel badge on the back, assuming E85 and the mandatory full array of Defi gauges. Other Mods unknown.


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      06-17-2019, 02:51 AM   #443
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You must be running larger turbos with e85 and custom tune and not stock
Not Stock, custom tune.
98 RON fuel. no cats, eventuri intake.
Turbo's are stock.

I don't know what to tell you the guy couldn't pull away. I never came across a GTR before, and I've wanted one myself, so it seemed like a good time to see how I'd fair against one.

Maybe the guy's car wasn't running well? IDK. But he could not pull away. After the second pull, he moved over and I casually passed him and looked in the window to wave, and he looked pissed off.

His exhaust was not stock and I assume he's been tuned since there was fire that came out of the back when he let off to brake.
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A couple that wanted to play in the last few weeks.

Infiniti Q50 RedSport 400, visible mods were front mount intercooler or heat exchanger and a few stickers on the side.


06-07 STi, sounded like an EWG, FlexFuel badge on the back, assuming E85 and the mandatory full array of Defi gauges. Other Mods unknown.
What mods are you running?
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Some guy in blue M3 CS hit me up at Margarita and Crown Valley on Fathers Day. I was minding my own business with my wife and small child in my car at the red light. He was next to me.

You slow roll stalked me from the green across the intersection only to MASH it and FLEX them CS muscles like you had something to prove...lol.

Dude, if you read this. Your like 50+yrs old. Time to drive like an adult. You are not faster than me in any shape way or form. And Ive had 6 BMW M cars. I know what you have buddy. But flex on if you feel the need to stroke your ego.

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      06-17-2019, 05:42 PM   #446
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Some guy in blue M3 CS hit me up at Margarita and Crown Valley on Fathers Day. I was minding my own business with my wife and small child in my car at the red light. He was next to me.

You slow roll stalked me from the green across the intersection only to MASH it and FLEX them CS muscles like you had something to prove...lol.

Dude, if you read this. Your like 50+yrs old. Time to drive like an adult. You are not faster than me in any shape way or form. And Ive had 6 BMW M cars. I know what you have buddy. But flex on if you feel the need to stroke your ego.

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i don't see event like this as flexing, it's more of a show of respect, and a nod to another great sports car.
Why be offended?
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i don't see event like this as flexing, it's more of a show of respect, and a nod to another great sports car.
Why be offended?
In California, we tend to thumbs up or give a friendly nod when we see a car we like on the road. At least that's what I do.

Stalking someone from a red light only to see Im not racing him, and to then downshift and take off like a bat out of hell is showing off. "Look at me" "look at me" was all over his face. I despise that.

I want to make it clear I was not looking for a race. I was not looking for him to bow down to me or anything like that. I was simply sitting a red light and watched this guy race himself for no reason other than to show me what he has.

He looked at me the whole time he drove off just itching for me to mash it and play his game. No thanks.

PS: I am not hating on BMW. I had 6 and will forever be a BMW enthusiast. I am not saying my car is better than his either. So please dont look at this as some Im better than you rant. My issue was how he acted for no reason. That's all.
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      06-17-2019, 06:04 PM   #448
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In California, we tend to thumbs up or give a friendly nod when we see a car we like on the road. At least that's what I do.

Stalking someone from a red light only to see Im not racing him, and to then downshift and take off like a bat out of hell is showing off. "Look at me" "look at me" was all over his face. I despise that.

I want to make it clear I was not looking for a race. I was not looking for him to bow down to me or anything like that. I was simply sitting a red light and watched this guy race himself for no reason other than to show me what he has.

He looked at me the whole time he drove off just itching for me to mash it and play his game. No thanks.

PS: I am not hating on BMW. I had 6 and will forever be a BMW enthusiast. I am not saying my car is better than his either. So please dont look at this as some Im better than you rant. My issue was how he acted for no reason. That's all.

I'll say it.
your car is better than his.
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I'll say it.
your car is better than his.
Depends on what you are looking for though.

I miss my F80 M3 for all practicality reasons. The 911 is great. But the F80 M3 is just so much easier to live with as a daily. Having 4 doors is bliss at times.

I love both equally for what they are. They are both my favorite cars to own. And if they ever put a V8 back in the M3, I will sell my porsche in a heartbeat for it. Twin turbo V8 F80 sized M car would be my dream car.
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      06-18-2019, 12:46 AM   #450
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What mods are you running?
Alpine Tune.
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Depends on what you are looking for though.

I miss my F80 M3 for all practicality reasons. The 911 is great. But the F80 M3 is just so much easier to live with as a daily. Having 4 doors is bliss at times.

I love both equally for what they are. They are both my favorite cars to own. And if they ever put a V8 back in the M3, I will sell my porsche in a heartbeat for it. Twin turbo V8 F80 sized M car would be my dream car.
This will not happen in the foreseeable future.
The EU is concerned about noise and emissions. Thats why engines are getting smaller, turbo'd and having particle filters installed on gas engines.

Certain types of diesels are not allow to drive down certain residential areas in germany already.
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This will not happen in the foreseeable future.
The EU is concerned about noise and emissions. Thats why engines are getting smaller, turbo'd and having particle filters installed on gas engines.

Certain types of diesels are not allow to drive down certain residential areas in germany already.
Yes the V8 is slowly being phased out of the world. But I can still dream!
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This will not happen in the foreseeable future.
The EU is concerned about noise and emissions. Thats why engines are getting smaller, turbo'd and having particle filters installed on gas engines.

Certain types of diesels are not allow to drive down certain residential areas in germany already.
Yes the V8 is slowly being phased out of the world. But I can still dream!
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Alpine Tune.
Thank you, sir. I'm guessing stage 1 or whatever the entry level tune is.
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Not Stock, custom tune.
98 RON fuel. no cats, eventuri intake.
Turbo's are stock.

I don't know what to tell you the guy couldn't pull away. I never came across a GTR before, and I've wanted one myself, so it seemed like a good time to see how I'd fair against one.

Maybe the guy's car wasn't running well? IDK. But he could not pull away. After the second pull, he moved over and I casually passed him and looked in the window to wave, and he looked pissed off.

His exhaust was not stock and I assume he's been tuned since there was fire that came out of the back when he let off to brake.
Probably a CBA GTR with a cat-delete or something.
I doubt he was modified much, as even a midpipe + tune DBA will trap 130.
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