Username or Email Address
Do you already have an account?
Forgot your password?
  • Log in or Sign up

    VWVortex


    Page 4 of 6 FirstFirst 123456 LastLast
    Results 106 to 140 of 197

    Thread: F.S. F-PRODUCTION 1983 GTI in MA

    1. Member 54ep's Avatar
      Join Date
      Sep 30th, 2003
      Location
      Western, MA
      Posts
      2,741
      Vehicles
      83 GTI full prep SCCA F Production race car, 2012 Audi tt S line, Shiv-a-lay Diesel Pick-up Tow rig
      04-13-2008 04:35 PM #106
      it turned out to be the plastic recovery bottle...not the head gasket! she is almost ready to go. we'll be at the may 4th national in new hampshire in garage #9 as usual m54ep
      I never let my education compromise my common sense...

      http://forums.vwvortex.com/showthrea...1983-GTI-in-MA

    2. Global Moderator 16v's Avatar
      Join Date
      Aug 4th, 1999
      Location
      laying the smack down from MA for 15 years
      Posts
      41,440
      Vehicles
      '14 Cdale Carbon Synapse, '13 allroad, '12 Cdale Bad Boy, '06 3.2 Avant
      04-13-2008 07:20 PM #107
      don't be so sure about Garage 9 Marco. It's looking pretty rough!

      9.11.01
      nunc est Bibendum
      10 cylinders 8 rings
      "The average dog is a nicer person than the average person" - Andy Rooney

    3. 04-13-2008 07:33 PM #108
      oh no! are they going to dig up the concrete too?

      if so, a LOT of people are going to be in a LOT of trouble.


    4. Member 54ep's Avatar
      Join Date
      Sep 30th, 2003
      Location
      Western, MA
      Posts
      2,741
      Vehicles
      83 GTI full prep SCCA F Production race car, 2012 Audi tt S line, Shiv-a-lay Diesel Pick-up Tow rig
      04-13-2008 08:31 PM #109
      dang!
      I never let my education compromise my common sense...

      http://forums.vwvortex.com/showthrea...1983-GTI-in-MA

    5. Member secondgen's Avatar
      Join Date
      Jan 9th, 2004
      Location
      413
      Posts
      10,907
      Vehicles
      Stuff with wheels
      04-17-2008 12:00 AM #110
      What the hell!? Better bring a big tent Mark. lol

    6. Member 54ep's Avatar
      Join Date
      Sep 30th, 2003
      Location
      Western, MA
      Posts
      2,741
      Vehicles
      83 GTI full prep SCCA F Production race car, 2012 Audi tt S line, Shiv-a-lay Diesel Pick-up Tow rig
      05-08-2008 08:21 AM #111
      First race of 2008: NHMS May 4th National Race. 1st in class 2nd overall in the rain soaked weekend. Crew chief Eyituoyo Amoie holding Old Glory in the hatch!

      [IMG][/IMG] http://photos-g.ak.facebook.co...3.jpg


      Modified by 54ep at 1:23 PM 5-8-2008

      I never let my education compromise my common sense...

      http://forums.vwvortex.com/showthrea...1983-GTI-in-MA

    7. Member 54ep's Avatar
      Join Date
      Sep 30th, 2003
      Location
      Western, MA
      Posts
      2,741
      Vehicles
      83 GTI full prep SCCA F Production race car, 2012 Audi tt S line, Shiv-a-lay Diesel Pick-up Tow rig
      05-27-2008 09:41 PM #112

      A1 A2 W*I*D*E FENDER FLARES for Race, Street or Show are extremely light, high quality, strong fiberglass fender flares. While they are designed to fit A1 rabbits, they can be modified to fit most any vw 2 or 4 door.(4 door requires some custom work) The flares extend 4" from the side of the stock fender (2 1/2" past the stock fender lip) and will accommodate up to an 8 1/2" wide wheel. $795/set of 4 (or $210 each if you need just need 1 for collision repair) Theses are the exact flares that i use on my #54fp race car pictured:

      i have 1 used set/4 available for $400.

      1 to 2 weeks lead time and a 50% deposit are required when ordering.

      thanks! mark54ep

      I never let my education compromise my common sense...

      http://forums.vwvortex.com/showthrea...1983-GTI-in-MA

    8. Member curbdawg's Avatar
      Join Date
      Aug 4th, 2002
      Location
      westernMAss
      Posts
      2,791
      Vehicles
      '83 GTI, '05 Passat Wagon 1.8t 4motion, '10 CC Sport 2.0t DSG
      06-14-2008 08:53 AM #113
      Bump Meg from former student hey I have your old daily driver '83 gti that i'm restoring for someone was using it as their "winter beater"

      Quote Originally Posted by .:Carlik:. View Post
      Everybody wants NASA quality @ walmart prices

    9. Member iceman2.0's Avatar
      Join Date
      Mar 28th, 2006
      Location
      W.Mass
      Posts
      859
      Vehicles
      MANY, 84 Jetta Coupe, 1.8T PWagon
      06-14-2008 10:48 AM #114
      "Time to Go"
      quote from Meg's shop class(roughly around 1998-1999), and then the horn

      This car helped shape Myself and "some" of my friends into the VW lovers/haters we are today (its more love though ).
      Thanks Meg for all the memories and good luck with the race car.

      Jeff B.




      Modified by iceman2.0 at 10:52 AM 6-14-2008

      He said I had a nifty little car. Oh, he did get me on not having a windshield washer reservoir..... luckly It only took me a minute to install it for a sticker. I brought it to a shop in Shelburne and the guy walked out of his office and said "No Way" just by looking at it
      Curbdawg

    10. Member 54ep's Avatar
      Join Date
      Sep 30th, 2003
      Location
      Western, MA
      Posts
      2,741
      Vehicles
      83 GTI full prep SCCA F Production race car, 2012 Audi tt S line, Shiv-a-lay Diesel Pick-up Tow rig
      06-14-2008 03:50 PM #115
      thanks guys...it makes it all worth while. the only thing i miss about the old school is you students? or vw car nuts! thanks again and i really like hearing for all of you. meg#54fp

      ps next race is july 11-13th at new hampshire motor speedway. let me know if you want to be on my crew list. ( i can get you in for free)

      I never let my education compromise my common sense...

      http://forums.vwvortex.com/showthrea...1983-GTI-in-MA

    11. 06-14-2008 11:08 PM #116
      tim just sent me the link to this post. That car is amazing! Mr Meg got me into VWs 14 years ago and I am thankful every day It would be sweet to see you race that sometime.

    12. Member 54ep's Avatar
      Join Date
      Sep 30th, 2003
      Location
      Western, MA
      Posts
      2,741
      Vehicles
      83 GTI full prep SCCA F Production race car, 2012 Audi tt S line, Shiv-a-lay Diesel Pick-up Tow rig
      06-16-2008 07:07 PM #117
      as i said, some one send me a list of names and i'll add all of you to my 'crew list' for the next race. i'll get you in for free! you might find you're interested enough to join the scca! this is my 17th year racing fender to fender and it has to be the best sport on the planet! i'm not getting any younger but i'm not ready to give up my north atlantic championship title just yet! see you at the track, meg

      http://forums.vwvortex.com/zer...72459


      Modified by 54ep at 12:14 AM 6-17-2008

      I never let my education compromise my common sense...

      http://forums.vwvortex.com/showthrea...1983-GTI-in-MA

    13. Member 54ep's Avatar
      Join Date
      Sep 30th, 2003
      Location
      Western, MA
      Posts
      2,741
      Vehicles
      83 GTI full prep SCCA F Production race car, 2012 Audi tt S line, Shiv-a-lay Diesel Pick-up Tow rig
      06-23-2008 08:37 PM #118
      no races this june due to limerock closing for paving and forgetting that the scca made the track what it is/was today...i bet the first time the track is used, the pavement is ripped up because they don't let it cure long enough! serve them right! remember, you heard it here first... m54ep
      I never let my education compromise my common sense...

      http://forums.vwvortex.com/showthrea...1983-GTI-in-MA

    14. Member nick@nite's Avatar
      Join Date
      Dec 1st, 2006
      Location
      Williston, VT
      Posts
      1,085
      Vehicles
      92' Golf, 86' Peugeot 505 N9T, 87' "" 505 Hillclimber
      06-23-2008 10:56 PM #119
      Come and hillclimb then, in July 19th and 20th @ Okemo

    15. Member 54ep's Avatar
      Join Date
      Sep 30th, 2003
      Location
      Western, MA
      Posts
      2,741
      Vehicles
      83 GTI full prep SCCA F Production race car, 2012 Audi tt S line, Shiv-a-lay Diesel Pick-up Tow rig
      06-24-2008 05:18 PM #120
      running july 11-13th at louden...thanks for the offer though!
      I never let my education compromise my common sense...

      http://forums.vwvortex.com/showthrea...1983-GTI-in-MA

    16. Member 54ep's Avatar
      Join Date
      Sep 30th, 2003
      Location
      Western, MA
      Posts
      2,741
      Vehicles
      83 GTI full prep SCCA F Production race car, 2012 Audi tt S line, Shiv-a-lay Diesel Pick-up Tow rig
      07-14-2008 07:00 PM #121
      double race weekend at nhms july 11th-13th: 2 wins/1st in class/ 1st overall. 2 more checkers for garage 9.
      I never let my education compromise my common sense...

      http://forums.vwvortex.com/showthrea...1983-GTI-in-MA

    17. Member 54ep's Avatar
      Join Date
      Sep 30th, 2003
      Location
      Western, MA
      Posts
      2,741
      Vehicles
      83 GTI full prep SCCA F Production race car, 2012 Audi tt S line, Shiv-a-lay Diesel Pick-up Tow rig
      08-06-2008 06:42 PM #122
      next race nhms aug 23! see you there....
      I never let my education compromise my common sense...

      http://forums.vwvortex.com/showthrea...1983-GTI-in-MA

    18. Member 54ep's Avatar
      Join Date
      Sep 30th, 2003
      Location
      Western, MA
      Posts
      2,741
      Vehicles
      83 GTI full prep SCCA F Production race car, 2012 Audi tt S line, Shiv-a-lay Diesel Pick-up Tow rig
      08-25-2008 07:06 PM #123
      had a crappy weekend...lost pole position for sat race...then won the race on sat only to come in 2nd in sundays race...because I FORGOT TO TURN ON THE FUEL PUMPS and i had to start from the rear of the pack. that...is why i came in 2nd...

      i will not forget to turn on the fuel pumps ever again,i will not forget to turn on the fuel pumps ever again,i will not forget to turn on the fuel pumps ever again,i will not forget to turn on the fuel pumps ever again,i will not forget to turn on the fuel pumps ever again,i will not forget to turn on the fuel pumps ever again,i will not forget to turn on the fuel pumps ever again,i will not forget to turn on the fuel pumps ever again,i will not forget to turn on the fuel pumps ever again,i will not forget to turn on the fuel pumps ever again,i will not forget to turn on the fuel pumps ever again,i will not forget to turn on the fuel pumps ever again,i will not forget to turn on the fuel pumps ever again,

      I never let my education compromise my common sense...

      http://forums.vwvortex.com/showthrea...1983-GTI-in-MA

    19. Member 54ep's Avatar
      Join Date
      Sep 30th, 2003
      Location
      Western, MA
      Posts
      2,741
      Vehicles
      83 GTI full prep SCCA F Production race car, 2012 Audi tt S line, Shiv-a-lay Diesel Pick-up Tow rig
      09-07-2008 07:48 AM #124
      ok here is the daily driver:

      and the newest edition, the fair weather driver:

      I never let my education compromise my common sense...

      http://forums.vwvortex.com/showthrea...1983-GTI-in-MA

    20. Global Moderator 16v's Avatar
      Join Date
      Aug 4th, 1999
      Location
      laying the smack down from MA for 15 years
      Posts
      41,440
      Vehicles
      '14 Cdale Carbon Synapse, '13 allroad, '12 Cdale Bad Boy, '06 3.2 Avant
      09-07-2008 08:01 AM #125
      hehe.... doesn't look too bad!
      9.11.01
      nunc est Bibendum
      10 cylinders 8 rings
      "The average dog is a nicer person than the average person" - Andy Rooney

    21. 09-30-2008 10:56 PM #126

      WITH A CAR LIKE THAT..........
      U R NOT A LOOZA U RNOT A LOOZA U R NOT A LOOZA


      Modified by feveredmk1 at 7:58 PM 9-30-2008

    22. Member 54ep's Avatar
      Join Date
      Sep 30th, 2003
      Location
      Western, MA
      Posts
      2,741
      Vehicles
      83 GTI full prep SCCA F Production race car, 2012 Audi tt S line, Shiv-a-lay Diesel Pick-up Tow rig
      10-19-2008 08:45 PM #127
      I never let my education compromise my common sense...

      http://forums.vwvortex.com/showthrea...1983-GTI-in-MA

    23. Member 54ep's Avatar
      Join Date
      Sep 30th, 2003
      Location
      Western, MA
      Posts
      2,741
      Vehicles
      83 GTI full prep SCCA F Production race car, 2012 Audi tt S line, Shiv-a-lay Diesel Pick-up Tow rig
      10-20-2008 08:28 PM #128
      my faithful crew eyituoyo amoie and brian megliola: NHIS


      Modified by 54ep at 1:29 AM 10-21-2008


      Modified by 54ep at 1:30 AM 10-21-2008

      I never let my education compromise my common sense...

      http://forums.vwvortex.com/showthrea...1983-GTI-in-MA

    24. Member 54ep's Avatar
      Join Date
      Sep 30th, 2003
      Location
      Western, MA
      Posts
      2,741
      Vehicles
      83 GTI full prep SCCA F Production race car, 2012 Audi tt S line, Shiv-a-lay Diesel Pick-up Tow rig
      11-09-2008 08:01 AM #129

      1new set of 4 flares are available!

      http://forums.vwvortex.com/zerothread?id=3872459

      Modified by 54ep at 1:04 PM 11-9-2008


      Modified by 54ep at 1:07 PM 11-9-2008

      I never let my education compromise my common sense...

      http://forums.vwvortex.com/showthrea...1983-GTI-in-MA

    25. Member DeckManDubs's Avatar
      Join Date
      Sep 26th, 2004
      Location
      Mass
      Posts
      10,345
      Vehicles
      Corrado SLC Resto , TT 225Q Race Car , E39 540i, 9-3ss, 2500HD 8.1
      11-20-2008 07:21 PM #130
      Bump for the bombdiggitty 54ep car
      -Noah

      PHENIX ENGINEERING

      Quote Originally Posted by ein View Post
      You couldn't dig a hole any faster with a nuke.

    26. Member DeckManDubs's Avatar
      Join Date
      Sep 26th, 2004
      Location
      Mass
      Posts
      10,345
      Vehicles
      Corrado SLC Resto , TT 225Q Race Car , E39 540i, 9-3ss, 2500HD 8.1
      12-30-2008 09:55 PM #131
      ttt
      -Noah

      PHENIX ENGINEERING

      Quote Originally Posted by ein View Post
      You couldn't dig a hole any faster with a nuke.

    27. Member 54ep's Avatar
      Join Date
      Sep 30th, 2003
      Location
      Western, MA
      Posts
      2,741
      Vehicles
      83 GTI full prep SCCA F Production race car, 2012 Audi tt S line, Shiv-a-lay Diesel Pick-up Tow rig
      01-15-2009 09:50 AM #132
      I never let my education compromise my common sense...

      http://forums.vwvortex.com/showthrea...1983-GTI-in-MA

    28. Member 54ep's Avatar
      Join Date
      Sep 30th, 2003
      Location
      Western, MA
      Posts
      2,741
      Vehicles
      83 GTI full prep SCCA F Production race car, 2012 Audi tt S line, Shiv-a-lay Diesel Pick-up Tow rig
      02-22-2009 12:18 AM #133
      I never let my education compromise my common sense...

      http://forums.vwvortex.com/showthrea...1983-GTI-in-MA

    29. Member 54ep's Avatar
      Join Date
      Sep 30th, 2003
      Location
      Western, MA
      Posts
      2,741
      Vehicles
      83 GTI full prep SCCA F Production race car, 2012 Audi tt S line, Shiv-a-lay Diesel Pick-up Tow rig
      02-25-2009 05:00 PM #134
      MAKE AN OFFER!!!
      I never let my education compromise my common sense...

      http://forums.vwvortex.com/showthrea...1983-GTI-in-MA

    30. Member 54ep's Avatar
      Join Date
      Sep 30th, 2003
      Location
      Western, MA
      Posts
      2,741
      Vehicles
      83 GTI full prep SCCA F Production race car, 2012 Audi tt S line, Shiv-a-lay Diesel Pick-up Tow rig
      03-25-2009 08:26 AM #135
      over $40,000 invested...make a reasonable offer and it's yours!
      I never let my education compromise my common sense...

      http://forums.vwvortex.com/showthrea...1983-GTI-in-MA

    31. Member chois's Avatar
      Join Date
      May 12th, 2000
      Location
      Chicagoland
      Posts
      4,604
      03-25-2009 09:29 AM #136
      With the runoffs moving to Road America, the 1.8 VW may be a good choice in FP IMO.

      Can you share any info on the motor?

      Chris
      2007 GTI 16v, 4 door, 6sp (well really that one is Brandy's)
      2004.5 Passat Wagon 20v, 1.8t, 4mo, 5sp
      1986 GTI 8v road racer - DIYAutoTune.com

    32. Member 54ep's Avatar
      Join Date
      Sep 30th, 2003
      Location
      Western, MA
      Posts
      2,741
      Vehicles
      83 GTI full prep SCCA F Production race car, 2012 Audi tt S line, Shiv-a-lay Diesel Pick-up Tow rig
      04-03-2009 11:30 AM #137
      I never let my education compromise my common sense...

      http://forums.vwvortex.com/showthrea...1983-GTI-in-MA

    33. Member 54ep's Avatar
      Join Date
      Sep 30th, 2003
      Location
      Western, MA
      Posts
      2,741
      Vehicles
      83 GTI full prep SCCA F Production race car, 2012 Audi tt S line, Shiv-a-lay Diesel Pick-up Tow rig
      05-09-2009 07:43 PM #138
      I never let my education compromise my common sense...

      http://forums.vwvortex.com/showthrea...1983-GTI-in-MA

    34. Member nick@nite's Avatar
      Join Date
      Dec 1st, 2006
      Location
      Williston, VT
      Posts
      1,085
      Vehicles
      92' Golf, 86' Peugeot 505 N9T, 87' "" 505 Hillclimber
      05-11-2009 07:22 PM #139
      come do a hillclimb this year....
      Mt. Ascutney I: May 16 - 17, 2009
      Burke I: June 13-14, 2009
      Okemo I: July 11-12, 2009
      Okemo II: August 01 - 02 , 2009
      Burke II: August 22-23,2009
      Mt. Ascutney II: September 19 - 20, 2009
      Philo: October 17-18, 2009 (not confirmed)

    35. Member 54ep's Avatar
      Join Date
      Sep 30th, 2003
      Location
      Western, MA
      Posts
      2,741
      Vehicles
      83 GTI full prep SCCA F Production race car, 2012 Audi tt S line, Shiv-a-lay Diesel Pick-up Tow rig
      05-18-2009 06:02 PM #140
      thanks for the invite, but...no job, no wife, no life, right now...
      I never let my education compromise my common sense...

      http://forums.vwvortex.com/showthrea...1983-GTI-in-MA

    Page 4 of 6 FirstFirst 123456 LastLast

    Posting Permissions

    • You may not post new threads
    • You may not post replies
    • You may not post attachments
    • You may not edit your posts
    •