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Old 01-21-2007, 08:57 PM   #1
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"... john morgan in his SATURN sl2"

lol thats how the introduced me, kicked out of novice after my 2nd race lol. then somone yelled "cherry picking in a saturn?" lol

there were 34 cars in novice today, some fast ones, 350z, 06 gto, 2 GTIs that were striped bare (without even passenger seats) and full coilovers, 2 STIs, 2 impreza rs coupes, an 06 si, z3, z4, mr-2 turbo with mods, 95 corvette, s2000, a couple 300Zs, and yeah alot more cars lol. there was so many novices cuz a huge car club with civics and other cars like that showed up.

i ran first wave so i had people coming up to me all day with supercharged miatas on hoosiers going "are u the guy that ran the 42 in the saturn?"

AND MY TIRES ARE ALMOST BALD LOL

ahhhh it was so much fun, especially when u win lol

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Old 01-21-2007, 09:06 PM   #2
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autocrossing in January on solid ground (instead of a frozen lake). I hate you guys...

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Old 01-21-2007, 09:15 PM   #3
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autocrossing in January on solid ground (instead of a frozen lake). I hate you guys...
lol yeah... we all got sunburned

btw i would have gotten 2nd in sts, if i had raced that, to an 06 si with a lot of mods. and again, on bald tires lol

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Old 01-21-2007, 10:40 PM   #4
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Rock on man! Make a name for saturns. I got recognition for how slow my sl is and how fast my sl2 overtook it! WIsh I was there. I so would have run my slow car. Just because it's LEGAL.

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Old 01-21-2007, 11:33 PM   #5
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Leave the numbers taped on for your next delivery shift, John.

Even better, show up at somebody's house with your helmet on....

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Old 01-21-2007, 11:59 PM   #6
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CONGRATS.......Nice work

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Old 01-22-2007, 12:43 AM   #7
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Old 01-22-2007, 12:47 AM   #8
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saturns are still slow.

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Old 01-22-2007, 01:14 AM   #9
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saturns are still slow.
lol thanks!


yeah i dont own a helmet it was a lowner and i already took the numbers off... i thought about taking the pizza sign and trying to get through tech, but they were strict today! they almost didnt let me race cuz they said my battery wasnt secured good enough (after the guy shook the entire car by the battery it poped out lol), they just made me put some zip ties on it and it was good tho.

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Old 01-22-2007, 01:23 AM   #10
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Congrats , and I agree with the earlier post about being jealous aboot the weather...its a blizzard here in MI

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Old 01-22-2007, 01:41 AM   #11
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Default Re: "with first place, and no longer aloud to cherry pick in novice..."

same here.. its so friggin cold and it snows at the worst times.

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Old 01-22-2007, 01:59 AM   #12
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Those pics look like the Deland airport?? Is that where the event was and did you see any other Saturn s-cars out there??

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lol, this is our season down here, the weather is so damn nice. It really sucks in August while doing it, doooooooo damn hot.

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Old 01-22-2007, 09:23 AM   #13
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saturns are still slow.
bring something else out to an autocross and beat us, then. bet you can't..

xup; good job on the win! now you gotta play with the bigger dogs.


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Good job. Get some good tires on there and keep logging some seat time.

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Old 01-22-2007, 12:03 PM   #15
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way to go, xup! i agree with sl2clone good job to make a name for saturns out there.

i would also be curious if you saw any other s-series saturns there???

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way to go, xup! i agree with sl2clone good job to make a name for saturns out there.

i would also be curious if you saw any other s-series saturns there???
thanks guys....


and no, no other saturns of any kind... there was one solstice tho.

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It has been said before, but the weather in Michigan SUCKS!! I live in Traverse City, and we get a ton of lake effect. I should have stopped by down in Florida, the school that I work for had use fly 8 Cessna 172's down! Nice job!

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Good job. Saturns can be surprizingly fast for such humble cars in autox.

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Congratulations! Yeah, I'm going to jump into autocross come spring. I'm in alabama, and I have to get some better tires before then, so I have plenty of time.

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Congratulations! Yeah, I'm going to jump into autocross come spring. I'm in alabama, and I have to get some better tires before then, so I have plenty of time.
go as soon as u have races... u have to race novice neways so it doesn't matter what tires u have while ur in that class.

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