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Sticky replied to the thread FAIL! Bmw=Toyota..
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Quote Originally Posted by singletrack View Post
I'm more interested in the ability to fly privately than yachts personally....can't really afford that either ; )
I hate flying. I might change my mind if I had a private plane. I'd rather have a yacht first though. I mean I'll take both I guess. "

Today, 02:34 PM

jdub679 replied to the thread The wine cellar: What are you sipping on?.
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Quote Originally Posted by Sticky View Post
I think Pride is overrated.

It's a good wine but I would never buy it again.
Good advice. I'll stay away from the mailing list. "

Today, 02:34 PM

VargasTurboTech replied to the thread My "fast car" journey leading up to my ~1000 awhp GTR "build" gunning for 8s and "no" lag.
" First off BADASS build, this car will be a beast! Moving on the turbos, I have to agree with you there is never any free lunch. Getting 30R power with less than 28R lag is basically defying the laws of physics. Here are some comparisons of similar sized GTX's and EFR's with all the fancy Gamma ti wheels etc. The results might surprise you. Spoiler alert, the GTX's spool faster. "

Today, 02:15 PM

Roll racer replied to the thread Turbo vs naturally aspirated AMG power - 2013 Renntech tuned E63 AMG M157 vs 2014 Weistec tuned SLS AMG Black Series M159.
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Quote Originally Posted by VargasTurboTech View Post
BINGO! So basically you made a front page article out a two cars that serve completely different purposes doing what? Racing around a road course? Maybe a salom course, skidpad? Nope, you front paged an article of two cars doing a rolling drag race. So yes it makes PERFECT sense to do a price comparison. Its that pesky little thing called bang for your buck. If you want to race these 2 cars in a straight line and make a story out of it, then if one costs 3 times as much and is slightly faster than yes its completely relevant. Just like it would be relevant if you took them to a road course and the black destroyed the E63. Price would surely be a factor there too, because now you are paying for a purpose built track car that obviously out performs the E class. So yeah bingo.
lol, you gonna be ok tiger ?
Sounds like your all butt hurt about a roll race event in which you can run anyone with any car.
Maybe next time these guys should talk about money and how much they have in their car before they race ?
lol. Your math = Ricer Math "

Today, 02:13 PM

Sticky replied to the thread Golf on Sky Blue FlowForm Wheels.
" A bit too bright for me but definitely different. "

Today, 01:59 PM

Group.america replied to the thread Protomotive FTW - Porsche 996 Turbo S.
" Did a video and actually worked out how to edit

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=D25o...ature=youtu.be "

Today, 01:55 PM

Sticky replied to the thread The wine cellar: What are you sipping on?.
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Quote Originally Posted by jdub679 View Post
Pride just emailed me with an allocation offer of 6 merlots and 6 cabernets. The cabs are $70. That doesn't sound like a very good deal to me.
I think Pride is overrated.

It's a good wine but I would never buy it again. "

Today, 01:43 PM

Sticky created the thread Maserati likely to produce the Alfieri concept based on strong sales.
" Maserati is increasing volume considerably and generating quite a bit of sales. Due to this upward trend management is leaning toward production of the Alfieri. The production car will no doubt differ from the concept pictured below but this shows significant confidence in the brand.

The Alfieri would likely compete against the Jaguar F-Type and possibly the upcoming Mercedes AMG GT. Maserati does have a 3.8 liter twin turbo V8 at their disposal along with boosted V6's.

A 500+ horsepower V8 would definitely make this car have the muscle under the hood to match its looks which is something the current Gran Turismo can not say. Additionally, with the Gran Turismo getting a bit old now the Alfieri certainly can slide in to take its place.

We will have to wait and see what happens but the outlook is bright for Maserati.

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Today, 01:42 PM

jdub679 replied to the thread The wine cellar: What are you sipping on?.
" Pride just emailed me with an allocation offer of 6 merlots and 6 cabernets. The cabs are $70. That doesn't sound like a very good deal to me. "

Today, 01:40 PM

Sticky replied to the thread My "fast car" journey leading up to my ~1000 awhp GTR "build" gunning for 8s and "no" lag.
" Where are you located?

I don't think my M3 will be anywhere near this as it sits but I wouldn't mind doing a comparison and don't mind losing.

Good thread! Would love some more pics. "

Today, 01:33 PM

Sales@Gintani.com replied to the thread Gintani DCT Enhanced Oil Pan *New Product Introduction*.
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Quote Originally Posted by godmachine View Post
Hell you take paypal ? Add me to the list if you do and I will email you when I can
Hello, yes we take Paypal. For Paypal, we simply add a 3% fee. Email me at charles@gintani.com and I will provide you more information on how to place your order. I look forward to your email. Thank you!

Quote Originally Posted by 0-60Motorsports View Post
This is great. Another mod to add to the list once I get an E90 M3. Well done Gintani.
Sounds good! "

Today, 01:26 PM

135pats replied to the thread 2014-15 NFL Season Thread.
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Quote Originally Posted by Sticky View Post
It isn't an exact science. I don't know how anyone can expect you to make really accurate predictions based on what is available to you. You just never 100% know how it will translate to the NFL.

That's why draft grades always bug me. How can people grade a draft when the guys haven't even played pro ball yet? That Mel Kiper bull$#@! drives me nuts.
Oh don’t get me started on Kiper. I don’t know the guy personally, but he’s a joke. The butt of so many jokes in scouting departments around the country. He’s a talking head and that’s about it, I could care less what he thinks. The concept of a draft “Grade” is insulting. These kids haven’t played a snap of NFL football, and we’re going to grade them? How can a player be a “reach” if we don’t have access to results? What a joke.

You are absolutely correct it’s a projection, that’s the nature of scouting. It’s why scouts tend to be quite aggressive, and coaches tend to talk us down off the ledge. I want to see upside, coaches want to see production and a high floor. It’s all give and take with limited information, and it’s getting harder and harder with how laughable simple NCAA football is becoming. You have entire conferences where an offensive play is as simple as “4”. No joke. That number tells each individual one thing, but they have ZERO understanding of what others are doing. So you have kids coming out of school now a days who genuinely have never had to learn what the player opposite to them is doing. It’s awful, but collegiate football is a gimmick to begin with.

Rant over….I share your frustration x10000 "

Today, 01:24 PM

Sticky replied to the thread Porsche 991 GT3 with Fostla.de wrap.
" I think it works well! It could be improved if the wheels were green. "

Today, 01:23 PM

Sticky replied to the thread ESS tuning and service issues || EVOLVE to the resuce with more power.
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Quote Originally Posted by Mybabym5 View Post
Well, i have made my point, i think! I guess that is the way i see things! I do not wish to continue with all this any further! Just wish me luck with fixing my car!
I do wish you luck and will do everything in my power to help you... just not by deleting anything. Feel free to PM me with any further developments or if you need help with anything. "

Today, 01:22 PM

mark0006 created the thread Porsche 991 GT3 with Fostla.de wrap.
" What do you guys think about this wrap job? I am not sure but is this color on any other older Porsche's? perhaps classic race car?







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Today, 01:21 PM

Mybabym5 replied to the thread ESS tuning and service issues || EVOLVE to the resuce with more power.
" Well, i have made my point, i think! I guess that is the way i see things! I do not wish to continue with all this any further! Just wish me luck with fixing my car! "

Today, 01:21 PM

Sticky replied to the thread 2014-15 NFL Season Thread.
" It isn't an exact science. I don't know how anyone can expect you to make really accurate predictions based on what is available to you. You just never 100% know how it will translate to the NFL.

That's why draft grades always bug me. How can people grade a draft when the guys haven't even played pro ball yet? That Mel Kiper bullshit drives me nuts. "

Today, 01:17 PM

Sticky replied to the thread Porsche x FlowForm Gold!.
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Quote Originally Posted by SSO95 View Post
Wheels look great, color looks tacky imo.
The wheels obviously are beautiful but I think the decal is what makes it a bit tacky.

Regardless, different strokes for different folks. "

Today, 01:15 PM

Sticky replied to the thread Turbo vs naturally aspirated AMG power - 2013 Renntech tuned E63 AMG M157 vs 2014 Weistec tuned SLS AMG Black Series M159.
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Quote Originally Posted by VargasTurboTech View Post
BINGO! So basically you made a front page article out a two cars that serve completely different purposes doing what? Racing around a road course? Maybe a salom course, skidpad? Nope, you front paged an article of two cars doing a rolling drag race. So yes it makes PERFECT sense to do a price comparison. Its that pesky little thing called bang for your buck. If you want to race these 2 cars in a straight line and make a story out of it, then if one costs 3 times as much and is slightly faster than yes its completely relevant. Just like it would be relevant if you took them to a road course and the black destroyed the E63. Price would surely be a factor there too, because now you are paying for a purpose built track car that obviously out performs the E class. So yeah bingo.
Tony, sometimes you get riled up way too quickly. Heh, man, this is a cool comparison of two different powerplants. That is it.

Two very different cars and of course the SLS Black Series is a ton more money. It isn't even a straightline car it just happens to be fast in a straightline as well.

To me, this is as cool as engine comparisons get when you get two very different approaches running like this. "

Today, 01:13 PM

mark0006 replied to the thread The new sound of Formula 1....FAIL.
" They better do something about that engine sound ASAP. "

Today, 01:13 PM