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Forum: American Sedan Rules 02-17-2022, 08:32 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 7,347
Posted By PbFoot
It took me 5 months to get a set of headers. The...

It took me 5 months to get a set of headers. The supply chains are all messed up.
Forum: American Sedan News 08-18-2021, 11:59 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 6,498
Posted By PbFoot
2010 RP GTO 6.0 L vs ...

2010 RP GTO 6.0 L vs 2021 RP 6.0L RO's GTO
3530# with 275 tire no 295 tire permitted vs 3350# with 295 tire
Max...
Forum: Runoffs 07-22-2021, 10:20 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 14,775
Posted By PbFoot
Wheel, I hear you brother. In the past couple of...

Wheel, I hear you brother. In the past couple of years all of my race stuff feels like it weighs twice as much as in the past. My biggest negative for continuing with Club racing has been the tow. My...
Forum: Runoffs 07-14-2021, 09:20 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 14,775
Posted By PbFoot
My guess is making "the cut" on the two year...

My guess is making "the cut" on the two year entries will mean nothing this year because it includes the 2020 COVID year. Highly likely that AS will exceed the 4 car per event ave for 2021. That...
Forum: Runoffs 07-06-2021, 10:27 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 14,775
Posted By PbFoot
American Sedan has a rich history in the SCCA and...

American Sedan has a rich history in the SCCA and I'm proud to have been there for most of it.. The class has out lived many other classes within the SCCA, but as Richard eluded to all good things...
Forum: American Sedan General 04-14-2021, 03:16 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 6,965
Posted By PbFoot
From a car damage standpoint, I believe the risk...

From a car damage standpoint, I believe the risk to AS cars would be higher in the T2, ST group than the Big Bore group. In Big Bore we start at the back and can request a split start if we want....
Forum: ASAC News 03-05-2021, 08:58 PM
Replies: 124
Views: 53,490
Posted By PbFoot
Great post Dean. I have been a SCCA member for a...

Great post Dean. I have been a SCCA member for a long time and I'm in the rapidly shrinking 5 figure member number club. I love the SCCA, but one thing that sets it apart from many other clubs is...
Forum: ASAC News 03-04-2021, 12:36 PM
Replies: 124
Views: 53,490
Posted By PbFoot
To all the back markers out there. ...

To all the back markers out there.

https://getyarn.io/yarn-clip/fdd5f22e-081f-460d-bb7d-89dc1c8b13e2
Forum: ASAC News 03-03-2021, 09:12 PM
Replies: 124
Views: 53,490
Posted By PbFoot
We seem to have these spasms about changes to the...

We seem to have these spasms about changes to the rule set on a regular bases. As usual, no changes occur.

I'm in the camp with Ted and Dean, with my difference being that I have raced in AS...
Forum: American Sedan News 01-24-2021, 10:57 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 4,125
Posted By PbFoot
You can win tires using "older" tires. Example....

You can win tires using "older" tires.
Example. You buy a new set and go racing. You can use those new tires or an older set of Hoosier's at the next event (less than 90 days since you bought ...
Forum: American Sedan News 01-22-2021, 12:55 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 4,125
Posted By PbFoot
You're right Wheel, it is not a huge change and I...

You're right Wheel, it is not a huge change and I understand that Hoosier is in the business to sell tires not give them away. The fact that they have a contingency plan for us back markers is a good...
Forum: American Sedan News 01-21-2021, 12:59 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 4,125
Posted By PbFoot
Hoosier

Hoosier changed their contingency program this year after may years of stability. Suffice to say that it did not improve for the racer.
Forum: American Sedan News 01-20-2021, 08:57 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,489
Posted By PbFoot
Would be kinda nice to know what the rules are...

Would be kinda nice to know what the rules are before we make race season plans.
Forum: American Sedan Rules 01-07-2021, 05:57 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 11,165
Posted By PbFoot
The following was posted on 1-5-21 3. #29826...

The following was posted on 1-5-21

3. #29826 (American Sedan Committee) Introduction of restrictor plate for Full
Preparation engines
In AS, GCR Section 9.1.6.D.1.c.1.c., add the following:...
Forum: American Sedan Rules 12-30-2020, 04:48 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 11,165
Posted By PbFoot
On "A" tires it looks like a screw up for the Jan...

On "A" tires it looks like a screw up for the Jan 2021 GCR.
I thought the following was going to be the tire rule change. Racing starts in a week down south.

AS
1. #29821 (American Sedan...
Forum: American Sedan Technical 11-28-2020, 07:43 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 3,071
Posted By PbFoot
I guess you are saying real men use Lockers, LOL....

I guess you are saying real men use Lockers, LOL. I bet Andy has a Locker.
Forum: American Sedan Technical 11-28-2020, 11:13 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 3,071
Posted By PbFoot
Has anyone switched from a Detroit Locker to a...

Has anyone switched from a Detroit Locker to a Torsen and then observed an improvement in lap times?
Forum: American Sedan Technical 11-21-2020, 11:48 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 7,350
Posted By PbFoot
Thanks Pam. I would be interested, but the...

Thanks Pam. I would be interested, but the proposed rule does not say what the hole size will be for a particular spec line, just what the max will be.

"The max diameter of the holes is 39.0 mm....
Forum: ASAC News 11-14-2020, 12:28 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 7,098
Posted By PbFoot
I'm onboard with most of the changes proposed,...

I'm onboard with most of the changes proposed, but the restrictor plate idea seems odd to me. First the hole size proposed is essentially the same size as our throttle bores, so why do it. Second I...
Forum: ASAC News 11-13-2020, 02:37 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 7,098
Posted By PbFoot
Dec 2020 Prelims

A lot of changes announced for AS.
Forum: American Sedan Technical 09-22-2020, 01:10 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 31,672
Posted By PbFoot
I melted down a couple of power steering pumps...

I melted down a couple of power steering pumps early in my AS career.
I did the following and have not had a problem with off the shelf stock pumps since. Some of these things have been mentioned...
Forum: American Sedan Technical 09-09-2020, 10:46 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 31,672
Posted By PbFoot
I would try to use the smallest crank pulley I...

I would try to use the smallest crank pulley I could find and leave the other pulleys alone. The crank pulley on my Ford is only 3" in dia. Has worked great for years. Simple change that slows down...
Forum: American Sedan Technical 08-16-2020, 04:54 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 24,265
Posted By PbFoot
If BFG's are so great why is it that almost no...

If BFG's are so great why is it that almost no one uses them in AS? They have been a legal tire to use in AS for years.
Forum: American Sedan Technical 08-15-2020, 01:02 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 24,265
Posted By PbFoot
Sept Fastrack

AS
1. #29175 (American Sedan Committee) Eligible tires for 2021 season
In GCR, Section 9.1.6.D.6.b., Tires, add as follows:
"4. American Sedans must compete on DOT “R-type” road race tires....
Forum: American Sedan Race Results 08-01-2020, 03:41 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 13,978
Posted By PbFoot
Great video, thanks. As usual the GM guy looks...

Great video, thanks.
As usual the GM guy looks like he is out for a Sunday drive with the lack of car handling drama, whereas the Ford guys look like they are in a greased pig wrestling contest LOL....
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