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Forum: Motorsports, Racing & Track 07-14-2013, 06:43 PM
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Posted By brave1heart
The Direzza ZII beat the Rivals, Potenza RE-11A and Advan Neovas in Tirerack's test

"What feels good isn't always fastest, and what's fast doesn't always feel good. Case in point: out of the top 2 performance tires (the g-Force Rival and the Direzza ZII), the Rival scored better in...
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 06-30-2013, 01:58 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 361
Posted By brave1heart
Onboard Video from BMW CCA Boston's HPDE at Watkins Glen

Z4 M Coupe on Dunlop Direzza ZII
http://www.onehotlap.com/2013/06/onboard-video-from-bmw-cca-bostons-hpde.html
Forum: General BMW 08-09-2012, 09:38 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 374
Posted By brave1heart
More Frozen Grey pix

Frozen grey looks really cool in person! It changes colors depending on the viewing angle and the light. This one is owned by Turner Motorsport.

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More pix here...
Forum: E85 / E86 Z4 (2003-2008) 06-25-2012, 03:34 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 467
Posted By brave1heart
Z4MC at the scale

My '08 Z4MC, with exactly half tank of gas at the scale at NHMS:
Without driver
1603 left
1636.5 right
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3,239.5 total

With a 200-lb driver:
1751 left
1689 right
Forum: Motorsports, Racing & Track 06-03-2012, 02:26 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 1,361
Posted By brave1heart
Autocross Video: Do a Little Dance, Make a Little Love...

Some of the fastest cars at BMW CCA Boston Autocross event 2 dance around the cones in this fast slalom, all shot from the same angle: E46 M3, E92 M3, Z4 (FTD on street tires), Z4 M Coupe, Lotus...
Forum: Motorsports, Racing & Track 05-12-2012, 02:29 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 1,383
Posted By brave1heart
In-car cam: Z4 M Coupe at Watkins Glen

Fantastic track weekend at Watkins Glen with Genesee Valley Chapter. Here's a video from one of my runs with the Z4 M Coupe in group A/A Solo:
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Forum: E82 / E88 1 Series (2008 - 2013) 05-06-2012, 09:46 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 3,084
Posted By brave1heart
Great driving!

Great driving!
Forum: E82 / E88 1 Series (2008 - 2013) 04-26-2012, 12:34 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 3,084
Posted By brave1heart
Money buys a lot of seats in these series though...

Money buys a lot of seats in these series though :dunno::dunno:
Forum: E82 / E88 1 Series (2008 - 2013) 04-24-2012, 05:57 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 3,084
Posted By brave1heart
Best part was that they are two very different...

Best part was that they are two very different cars with one much faster on the straightaways and the other much better at cornering. Kept me on the edge for a while :thumbup:
Forum: Motorsports, Racing & Track 03-12-2012, 06:13 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,499
Posted By brave1heart
Video of a guy crashing his car while weaving at a DE

Have you guys seen this video - looks like a DE in Germany. The driver is trying to get some heat into the tires on the warm-up lap and ends up in the wall, LMAO!!...
Forum: E82 / E88 1 Series (2008 - 2013) 02-21-2012, 08:16 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 3,084
Posted By brave1heart
Fantastic 10-Minute-Long Fight Between a 911 GT3 and a 1-series

Awesome head-to-head action between a 911 GT3 and a 1-series in the Dutch Supercar Challenge:
http://www.onehotlap.com/2012/02/10-minute-long-race-duel-between.html

It took over 10 minutes for...
Forum: Motorsports, Racing & Track 02-16-2012, 04:28 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 988
Posted By brave1heart
Infineon Raceway Visit

A friend of mine was in Napa Valley a couple of weeks ago and decided to go check out Infineon Raceway. He got lucky and stumbled upon team R3 Motorsports testing a number of their Ferrari 458GTs,...
Forum: Motorsports, Racing & Track 01-31-2012, 07:46 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,011
Posted By brave1heart
The Daytona Prototype is insanely cool! I...

The Daytona Prototype is insanely cool! I couldn't find how much it weighs - does anyone know?
Forum: Motorsports, Racing & Track 01-29-2012, 04:27 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,011
Posted By brave1heart
Rolex 24: It's Wrap!

Amazing race! Final results are here (http://www.grand-am.com/schedule/results.cfm?series=r&eid=3428).

And here's a partial list of the logistics that went into supporting Turner Motorsport's 2...
Forum: Motorsports, Racing & Track 01-28-2012, 07:31 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,239
Posted By brave1heart
One of the best parts about the Rolex 24 is easy...

One of the best parts about the Rolex 24 is easy access to the garage and even pits during practice. You run into many famous drivers and get to talk to them if you catch them at a good time.
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Forum: Motorsports, Racing & Track 01-27-2012, 05:28 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,239
Posted By brave1heart
Here's some inside scoop heard on Patrick...

Here's some inside scoop heard on Patrick Dempsey's # 71 Aston Martin radio today. Dempsey surprised the team with an unexpected pit-in after a tap in the rear and a spin. The quick driver change put...
Forum: Motorsports, Racing & Track 01-26-2012, 09:18 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,239
Posted By brave1heart
Here are some more behind-the-scenes pictures...

Here are some more behind-the-scenes pictures from today's Rolex 24 practice:

http://www.onehotlap.com/2012/01/behind-scenes-at-rolex-24-at-daytona.html

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Forum: Motorsports, Racing & Track 01-23-2012, 07:49 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,239
Posted By brave1heart
Countdown to the Rolex 24 at Daytona

The countdown to the Rolex 24 is in full swing. The 50-th anniversary of the historic endurance race has seen unprecedented interest so far. One Hot Lap reveal exactly what goes into preparing a...
Forum: E82 1M Coupe (2011 - 2012) 01-11-2012, 11:55 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 4,568
Posted By brave1heart
Just read on BMWblog...

Just read on BMWblog (http://www.bmwblog.com/2012/01/10/740-units-of-bmw-1m-sold-in-united-states/) that only 740 1Ms were sold in total. I cannot believe I was lucky enough to get into one and drive...
Forum: Motorsports, Racing & Track 01-08-2012, 11:22 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,350
Posted By brave1heart
Rolex 24 Night Testing

Here are some awesome night testing shots too!

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http://www.onehotlap.com/2012/01/rolex-24-hours-of-daytona-night-testing.html

Follow Turner on Twitter...
Forum: Motorsports, Racing & Track 01-08-2012, 11:20 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,350
Posted By brave1heart
The Roar Before the Rolex 24 Hours Of Daytona

The Rolex 24 shakedown kicked off in Daytona this weekend. This is the commemorative 50-th edition of the 24 Hours of Daytona and the stakes are especially high for all teams this year.

Turner...
Forum: General BMW 12-16-2011, 03:35 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,033
Posted By brave1heart
And now frozen dark blue:...

And now frozen dark blue: http://www.bmwblog.com/2011/12/16/bmw-m3-in-frozen-dark-blue/

Sorry, it just doesn't cut it for me. Frozen looks so much better on grey. :dunno:
Forum: Motorsports, Racing & Track 12-14-2011, 01:52 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,975
Posted By brave1heart
Track Review: Monticello Motor Club

I put together a write-up on Monticello here: http://www.onehotlap.com/2011/12/onehotlap-track-review-monticello-motor.html. Hope you enjoy it. If you have some feedback on the track, please send it...
Forum: Motorsports, Racing & Track 11-25-2011, 07:38 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 1,163
Posted By brave1heart
LOL: Grocery-Getter Gets Busted for Illegal Weight Distribution at the Autocross!!

This BMW 535xi wagon gets busted for illegal weight distribution at the autocross:
http://www.onehotlap.com/2011/11/grocery-getter-gets-busted-for-illegal.html
Forum: Motorsports, Racing & Track 11-15-2011, 03:45 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,120
Posted By brave1heart
Lime Rock's Christmas Special: A Grand a Day to Drive Your Own Car!!

"For $995, you can drive your own car at high speed - with a private instructor sitting "right seat" - on Lime Rock Park's iconic race track."
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