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    1. Member milk4brains's Avatar
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      10-06-2012 12:36 PM #426
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      10-06-2012 02:52 PM #427
      Quote Originally Posted by oidoglr View Post
      Sidenote: I drove a C63 AMG last night...it's the first car I've been in since yours that is faster...holy balls. It's up at Westside VW...you should go for a test drive.
      a c63 amg is not faster than zevions car, not even close, was it tuned?
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      10-06-2012 03:13 PM #428
      Quote Originally Posted by itouch View Post
      a c63 amg is not faster than zevions car, not even close, was it tuned?
      Actually the night he drive with me it was not running right. Found an issue with a vacuum line to the boost controller that solved the problem. I'll take him out again and change his mind.
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      10-06-2012 03:18 PM #429
      Quote Originally Posted by zevion View Post
      Actually the night he drive with me it was not running right. Found an issue with a vacuum line to the boost controller that solved the problem. I'll take him out again and change his mind.
      I see, i was assuming there was something wrong, i dont have any issues with c63s at 15psi
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      10-07-2012 04:18 PM #430
      Quote Originally Posted by zevion View Post
      Actually the night he drive with me it was not running right. Found an issue with a vacuum line to the boost controller that solved the problem. I'll take him out again and change his mind.
      I'll take you up on that, sir.

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      10-07-2012 05:16 PM #433
      i love the wheel and brake set up

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      10-07-2012 10:09 PM #435
      Quote Originally Posted by PSU View Post
      Hello Sir
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      10-08-2012 02:13 PM #436
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      10-08-2012 03:05 PM #437


      found this one

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      10-08-2012 03:14 PM #438
      Quote Originally Posted by JDM-JTI View Post
      found this one
      Cool thanks! Hadn't seen any pics from H2Oi. Where did you find this one?

      Edit: Are you bringing your beast to Wookies in 2013?
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      10-08-2012 03:22 PM #439
      Quote Originally Posted by zevion View Post
      Cool thanks! Hadn't seen any pics from H2Oi. Where did you find this one?

      Edit: Are you bringing your beast to Wookies in 2013?
      http://forums.vwvortex.com/showthrea...e-Pics-Thu-Sun

      and yup .. with 10 psi more and hopefully some wider tires .. i took a peak at your car at h2o at the tire sizes .. you able to spin those things?

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      10-08-2012 03:25 PM #440
      Quote Originally Posted by JDM-JTI View Post
      and yup .. with 10 psi more and hopefully some wider tires .. i took a peak at your car at h2o at the tire sizes .. you able to spin those things?
      Cool, make sure to introduce yourself. As for the tires, straight line they just bite and go. But turn the wheel a little and hit the gas all hell breaks loose. I'm planning a widebody conversion, so will have wider wheels and more rubber by next spring. Planning 19x11's rear with 275's or something.
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      10-08-2012 04:24 PM #441
      Quote Originally Posted by zevion View Post

      Edit: Are you bringing your beast to Wookies in 2013?
      Have I missed something? I haven't seen the dates for WiTW 2013.
      Your .:R32T is one the main reasons I'm heading down this year, besides driving on the Tail of the Dragon
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      10-08-2012 04:30 PM #442
      Quote Originally Posted by OUG13 View Post
      Have I missed something? I haven't seen the dates for WiTW 2013.
      Your .:R32T is one the main reasons I'm heading down this year, besides driving on the Tail of the Dragon
      wookies is going to be a yearly thing .. sametime every year in april .. although i feel like a fall time run would be much nicer .. i cant tell you how insane the car runs in 50 degree weather vs 80 degree

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      10-08-2012 04:36 PM #443
      Quote Originally Posted by OUG13 View Post
      Have I missed something? I haven't seen the dates for WiTW 2013.
      Your .:R32T is one the main reasons I'm heading down this year, besides driving on the Tail of the Dragon
      Come and say hi

      Quote Originally Posted by JDM-JTI View Post
      wookies is going to be a yearly thing .. sametime every year in april .. although i feel like a fall time run would be much nicer .. i cant tell you how insane the car runs in 50 degree weather vs 80 degree
      Fall would be awesome. And I agree, this past week here I drove when it was 40 degrees and it makes all the difference in the world. Like night and day compared with 80+
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      10-08-2012 04:38 PM #444
      WITW has been a yearly thing for a 3 years now ... just taking the name in 2010 as it was called Tail of the Dragon ™ in previous years.


      4/4/2013 - 4/7/2013 - mark your calendars.



      it a bit earlier than last year.. so you will have your chance at those crisper temps.

      Fall is busy season down there so we try to stay away from that stuff.

      see ya then.

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      10-08-2012 04:42 PM #445
      Can't wait!!!

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      10-08-2012 04:48 PM #446
      Quote Originally Posted by abeR View Post
      4/4/2013 - 4/7/2013 - mark your calendars.

      it a bit earlier than last year.. so you will have your chance at those crisper temps.
      Yaaaayy, dates. Should be nice temps at that time. Blue Monster will be happy.


      Quote Originally Posted by KIDVersion 1 View Post
      Can't wait!!!
      You and me both brother
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      10-08-2012 09:14 PM #447
      Zevion, I have set my goal to 555awhp..I guess its not enough now lol...those videos are awesome! If you don't mind me asking...how much time and money was put into this beast? you can PM me..but I really want to turbo mine in the future...just have a ridiculous fast daily...

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      10-08-2012 09:33 PM #448
      Quote Originally Posted by 1.8T4beng View Post
      Zevion, I have set my goal to 555awhp..I guess its not enough now lol...those videos are awesome! If you don't mind me asking...how much time and money was put into this beast? you can PM me..but I really want to turbo mine in the future...just have a ridiculous fast daily...

      In the videos on the first page it was about 540 BTW. 555 is totally achievable without much trouble. Only real big issue over 500 is you need to do the internals. Rocs in particular. Once you cross the 600+ barrier you need to rethink the fuel system and other things as well. But at Mid 500's you will LOVE the power. And it's perfectly driveable daily.

      I have a lot invested because it was done as multiple builds. I'm on turbo number 3. I probably won't say exactly how much I've invested, but it's way too much. A lot of it was a big science project. For example, I've done the DSG clutches 5 times while trying different clutch options etc. There's lots of labor involved. To duplicate the results would be much cheaper a second time because you can skip the R&D part.

      Feel free to ask any specific questions in my thread, I'd be happy to answer with anything I know. I can say one thing right off the bat...Jeff Atwood of United Performance is the best option for software and tuning. My build wouldn't have been possible without him. We are about to embark on another round of tuning, especially with the DSG so I can put more power down. Shooting for 750+WHP. We'll see what we can do.
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    23. 10-08-2012 09:53 PM #449
      Saw your car a lot cruising the strip at H2Oi. I was always waiting for all hell to break loose, but I never did. Regardless, the deep exhaust sound with the faint sound of the turbo was awesome sounding.
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      10-08-2012 10:06 PM #450
      Quote Originally Posted by g60_corrado_91 View Post
      Saw your car a lot cruising the strip at H2Oi. I was always waiting for all hell to break loose, but I never did. Regardless, the deep exhaust sound with the faint sound of the turbo was awesome sounding.
      It's a whole other beast WOT. I'll have to make some vids soon. I always intend to but get lazy. I promise, this coming week I'll post something. Check back here soon.
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