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Forum: Off Topic Sun, Apr-26-2015, 04:41:13 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 1,063
Posted By checkmate1
FOTD: Standard spec 2011 E90 M3 sedan (w/competition pkg)

I am considering listing my car for sale as well. Just a feeler essentially for now. It has Nav but no power seats, no EDC and no sunroof. AW w/Fox Red. More info in my journal.


Sent from my...
Forum: Off Topic Thu, Apr-09-2015, 05:11:36 PM
Replies: 80
Views: 2,249
Posted By checkmate1
Forum: E90 M3 (Sedan) | E92 M3 (Coupe) | E93 M3 (Convert) (2008-2013) Thu, Apr-09-2015, 02:40:25 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 4,277
Posted By checkmate1
Re: Thoughts on Liqui Moly 10W-60 Oil For Use in S65 Engine?

I use the LM 10W60 and so far, my car runs strong with no issues. I've had excellent blackstone results having used the oil.

@ $77 shipped, its a bargain with excellent value.
Forum: Off Topic Thu, Apr-09-2015, 01:51:50 PM
Replies: 80
Views: 2,249
Posted By checkmate1
Re: Whats Up M3Forum BROS. Hypocrite edition.

Mills, you sir have a beautiful car. It looks perfect with those ARC8s. :thumbsup2:

Hope to see you @ HVCC one of these days.
Forum: Mid Atlantic Thu, Apr-09-2015, 01:50:09 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 4,582
Posted By checkmate1
Re: Hunt Valley Horsepower (Saturdays 8am-10am)

Who's reppin' this Saturday. Weather looks great. I plan on going, hope to see some of you there!
Forum: Off Topic Tue, Apr-07-2015, 08:10:04 PM
Replies: 80
Views: 2,249
Posted By checkmate1
Re: Whats Up M3Forum BROS. Hypocrite edition.

Agreed!!!! That's like saying Obama went republican.

Welcome to the light!
Forum: Member Photos and Videos Tue, Apr-07-2015, 08:06:41 PM
Replies: 134
Views: 12,870
Posted By checkmate1
Re: An Inside Look Into The TTFS Facilities

Awesome Update Z! Looking forward to the new shop!
Forum: E90 M3 (Sedan) | E92 M3 (Coupe) | E93 M3 (Convert) (2008-2013) Wed, Apr-01-2015, 09:55:13 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,081
Posted By checkmate1
Re: Blackstone Oil Analysis and the Pink Elephant in the room named Rod...Rod Bearing

OP, Rule of Thumb-always use 10W-60. That being said, its been challenging for those of us living in colder climates.

My advice-
Mobil 1 0W-40 when its < 45' (Winter)
TWS 10W-60 when its > 45' ...
Forum: General BMW Discussion Wed, Apr-01-2015, 05:28:07 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,252
Posted By checkmate1
Forum: Off Topic Mon, Mar-16-2015, 04:46:42 PM
Replies: 432
Views: 17,726
Posted By checkmate1
Forum: Off Topic Mon, Mar-09-2015, 10:48:40 PM
Replies: 988
Views: 31,915
Posted By checkmate1
Re: Porsche Cayman GT4

Would rave GT3 over this one


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Forum: Off Topic Sun, Mar-08-2015, 07:16:16 PM
Replies: 127
Views: 2,791
Posted By checkmate1
Re: Day Care Expenses :yao:

Rez-Your dad is on the top of the cool list. Now that's a BOSS!
Forum: Off Topic Sun, Mar-08-2015, 06:47:13 PM
Replies: 432
Views: 17,726
Posted By checkmate1
Re: The Official 991 GT3 RS Thread

Question is whether this car is worth selling your left leg for?

Also, would one rave the RS at the track to its fullest? If so, what should that person's net worth be?
Forum: Off Topic Fri, Mar-06-2015, 02:29:31 AM
Replies: 988
Views: 31,915
Posted By checkmate1
Re: Porsche Cayman GT4

I'll take one in red please!
Forum: Off Topic Thu, Mar-05-2015, 10:52:53 PM
Replies: 432
Views: 17,726
Posted By checkmate1
Re: The Official 991 GT3 RS Thread

Would still rave the non RS GT3 over this one. I'm not convinced the RS is that much of a upgrade over the base model.
Forum: Off Topic Thu, Mar-05-2015, 06:07:42 PM
Replies: 290
Views: 8,220
Posted By checkmate1
Forum: Off Topic Mon, Mar-02-2015, 10:46:59 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 832
Posted By checkmate1
Re: In Italy for 2 weeks April..Christ

I heard Cinque Terre is a must visit destination


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Forum: Off Topic Fri, Feb-27-2015, 11:38:22 AM
Replies: 97
Views: 2,713
Posted By checkmate1
Re: 2015 Audi R8 Revealed

Damn..I prefer the old one.
Forum: Off Topic Tue, Feb-24-2015, 09:10:20 PM
Replies: 988
Views: 31,915
Posted By checkmate1
Re: Porsche Cayman GT4

I gotcha bro. Whatever happens don't go broke over a car. Just lookin out man. It happened to a buddy of mine. Needless to say-he's now a poor mofo.


You've done it right so far man:thumbsup2:
Forum: Off Topic Tue, Feb-24-2015, 09:02:31 PM
Replies: 988
Views: 31,915
Posted By checkmate1
Re: Porsche Cayman GT4

Word of mouth, mass hysteria, requisite youtube clips, ads and forum speak.

Yup. I'd say so.:thumbsup2:
Forum: Off Topic Tue, Feb-24-2015, 08:53:45 PM
Replies: 988
Views: 31,915
Posted By checkmate1
Re: Porsche Cayman GT4

So much for contentment.

To quote Fight Club-
Advertising has us chasing cars and clothes, working jobs we hate so we can buy shit we don't need.

Yup.:drink:
Forum: Member Journals Mon, Feb-23-2015, 07:35:29 PM
Replies: 1,735
Views: 155,831
Posted By checkmate1
Re: DOCTOR 3VIL's 02 Topaz Journal!

Jeez. Yes, glad you are not hurt.
Forum: Off Topic Mon, Feb-23-2015, 03:33:04 PM
Replies: 93
Views: 2,779
Posted By checkmate1
Re: Philly Cheesesteak

JIM'S STEAKS is where it's at. Forget Pat's or Genos-garbage is what they are.
Forum: Off Topic Mon, Feb-23-2015, 01:48:51 PM
Replies: 432
Views: 17,726
Posted By checkmate1
Forum: Off Topic Mon, Feb-23-2015, 11:47:12 AM
Replies: 79
Views: 2,640
Posted By checkmate1
Re: Top Gear Season 22

Top Gear loved the C7 Stingray! The C7 did the same time as the Carrera GT!!

Killed the blue blooded GTS.

Bloody brilliant. Americuh!
Forum: Member Journals Fri, Feb-20-2015, 07:16:49 PM
Replies: 129
Views: 17,871
Posted By checkmate1
Re: Checkmate's AW/FR E90 M3 Journal

Got another report done, looks like bearings should not be a concern :thumbsup2:

NOTE: The oil last measured was the Liqui Moly 10W60 which included 2 track events. Very happy with the oil. I...
Forum: Off Topic Thu, Feb-19-2015, 03:21:11 PM
Replies: 691
Views: 22,906
Posted By checkmate1
Re: Official -2015 Z06/Z07 Thread

Yea because the $90k Z06 is supposed to compete with the $1M P1. :facepalm::screwy:
Forum: Off Topic Thu, Feb-19-2015, 03:19:56 PM
Replies: 691
Views: 22,906
Posted By checkmate1
Re: Official -2015 Z06/Z07 Thread

Damn, didn't think someone could hate vette's that much. :facepalm:
Forum: Off Topic Thu, Feb-19-2015, 03:04:05 PM
Replies: 691
Views: 22,906
Posted By checkmate1
Re: OFFICIAL-2015 ZO6/ZO7 Thread

Ten, what is they looked like these-


http://i1103.photobucket.com/albums/g469/induscreed85/_57_zpsgmdbhldn.jpg

OR

this
...
Forum: Off Topic Thu, Feb-19-2015, 01:34:29 PM
Replies: 691
Views: 22,906
Posted By checkmate1
Re: OFFICIAL-2015 ZO6/ZO7 Thread

This picture best shows how radical the change is between the C6 and C7-

http://www.corvetteforum.com/forums/attachments/c7-z06-discussion/47864987d1424321944-took-delivery-today-image.jpg
Forum: Off Topic Wed, Feb-18-2015, 12:18:20 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 706
Posted By checkmate1
Woman nearly drowns in an E46 M3

http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?p=8912576#post8912576
Forum: Off Topic Tue, Feb-17-2015, 08:46:26 PM
Replies: 79
Views: 2,191
Posted By checkmate1
Re: $55K Question: 2016 Shelby GT350 vs C7 Stingray

But what if the Corvette looks like this....

http://i1103.photobucket.com/albums/g469/induscreed85/_57_zpsgmdbhldn.jpg

OR

this
...
Forum: Off Topic Tue, Feb-17-2015, 05:46:22 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 959
Posted By checkmate1
Re: CHOC: Lexus RCF

What a damn shame that car....
Forum: Off Topic Tue, Feb-17-2015, 04:06:45 PM
Replies: 79
Views: 2,191
Posted By checkmate1
Re: $55K Question: 2016 Shelby GT350 vs C7 Stingray

What's the prediction for the GT350 weight?
Forum: Off Topic Tue, Feb-17-2015, 01:57:56 PM
Replies: 216
Views: 7,881
Posted By checkmate1
Forum: Member Journals Tue, Feb-17-2015, 01:42:46 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,981
Posted By checkmate1
Forum: Off Topic Mon, Feb-16-2015, 01:03:58 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 1,704
Posted By checkmate1
Re: E92 M3 chasing down an F10 M5 on Nürburgring

Part of me wants to buy an E92 and convert it to a full on track car.
Forum: Off Topic Sun, Feb-15-2015, 07:42:51 PM
Replies: 79
Views: 2,191
Posted By checkmate1
Re: $55K Question: 2016 Shelby GT350 vs C7 Stingray

The C7 no doubt because its also much lighter than the Stang.
Forum: Off Topic Sun, Feb-15-2015, 02:18:04 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 1,704
Posted By checkmate1
Re: E92 M3 chasing down an F10 M5 on Nürburgring

One of my favorite vids next to the one with the GTS-

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ACkXqmVz2Zo
Forum: Off Topic Fri, Feb-13-2015, 12:11:12 PM
Replies: 115
Views: 2,204
Posted By checkmate1
Re: AutoRaveTV ! - Automotive Journey Update

RAVE ON!

:thumbsup::thumbsup:
Forum: Off Topic Fri, Feb-13-2015, 11:44:24 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 1,666
Posted By checkmate1
Re: Volvo hits it out of the ballpark with their new XC90

I am strongly considering this one as an upgrade to the wife's RDX. I can foresee a day way when 3 rows of seats will be mucho useful.
Forum: Member Journals Thu, Feb-12-2015, 06:46:56 PM
Replies: 429
Views: 42,290
Posted By checkmate1
Re: KhanArt's Jet Black///Cinnamon 6spd E46 M3 looong term journal

This thread just gets better and better. Mental Hi-5 your way Z.
Forum: Off Topic Thu, Feb-12-2015, 04:44:51 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 1,080
Posted By checkmate1
Re: Own an In Ground Pool? Come in...

I have an inground pool as well.

http://i1103.photobucket.com/albums/g469/induscreed85/o03201003123-15360-20-114_zps3iggkeh7.jpg

Will upload more pics when I can...

Chlorine makes skin itch...
Forum: Off Topic Thu, Feb-12-2015, 03:55:40 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 1,163
Posted By checkmate1
Exclamation Brown Old Man Paralyzed by Po-Po

Grandfather visiting Alabama from India stopped by police while taking walk, left partly paralyzed

Challen Stephens | cstephens@al.com By Challen Stephens | cstephens@al.com Email the author |...
Forum: Off Topic Wed, Feb-11-2015, 08:50:12 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 528
Posted By checkmate1
Forum: Off Topic Tue, Feb-10-2015, 09:41:06 PM
Replies: 988
Views: 31,915
Posted By checkmate1
Re: Porsche Cayman GT4

+1


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Forum: Off Topic Tue, Feb-10-2015, 08:52:36 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 1,491
Posted By checkmate1
Re: Wife Takes Out Her Anger on Unfaithful Husband’s Audi R8

Ok I'll say it...hell hath no fury like a woman scorned
Forum: Off Topic Mon, Feb-09-2015, 08:19:56 PM
Replies: 80
Views: 1,798
Posted By checkmate1
Re: If the wifey says...

Get her something. (even if she says she doesn't want anything for V-Day) because God forbid she checks her Instagram and/or FB account and sees nothing but V-day gifts.....all hell will break loose....
Forum: Off Topic Fri, Feb-06-2015, 10:51:26 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 435
Posted By checkmate1
Thumbs up FORD GT-Le Mans Prototype Render

http://i1103.photobucket.com/albums/g469/induscreed85/10968346_733281476788130_465341877955555030_n_zpskkwkb3xb.jpg

:jawdrop:
Forum: Off Topic Wed, Feb-04-2015, 06:05:05 PM
Replies: 988
Views: 31,915
Posted By checkmate1
Re: Porsche Cayman GT4

Time to tell my wife- we need to put off having kids till I'm 50.

Cars like the GT4 make 'instant gratification' the bane of my existence.
Forum: Off Topic Wed, Feb-04-2015, 05:18:42 PM
Replies: 988
Views: 31,915
Posted By checkmate1
Re: Porsche Cayman GT4

Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 25 (15 members and 10 guests)
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Forum: Off Topic Wed, Feb-04-2015, 05:11:53 PM
Replies: 988
Views: 31,915
Posted By checkmate1
Re: Porsche Cayman GT4

http://youtu.be/xxJ4ujvBrFs

Great video but footage of N'ring....fake...
Forum: Off Topic Wed, Feb-04-2015, 03:46:37 PM
Replies: 988
Views: 31,915
Posted By checkmate1
Re: Porsche Cayman GT4

Best part of the GT4-

NO ******* CENTERLOCKS!!!!!!!!!
Forum: Off Topic Wed, Feb-04-2015, 01:26:03 AM
Replies: 988
Views: 31,915
Posted By checkmate1
Re: Porsche Cayman GT4

I want this sooooooo bad.


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Forum: Off Topic Tue, Feb-03-2015, 07:06:13 PM
Replies: 9,341
Views: 255,840
Posted By checkmate1
Re: F80/F82/F83 M3/M4 thread

Hey bud, easy there... :thumbsdown:

Drove a M3 + M4 twice, once at Silver Spring BMW (Demo M3) + swapped cars with a friend who owns a M4 for an entire weekend.

Conclusion-Apart from the...
Forum: Off Topic Tue, Feb-03-2015, 03:20:11 PM
Replies: 9,341
Views: 255,840
Posted By checkmate1
Re: F80/F82/F83 M3/M4 thread

Wierd how no one gets excited about the M3/M4 anymore.

The ///M division needs some....

http://i1103.photobucket.com/albums/g469/induscreed85/viagra_zps2xpfzhan.jpg
Forum: Off Topic Tue, Feb-03-2015, 03:07:36 PM
Replies: 113
Views: 3,483
Posted By checkmate1
Re: Ferrari M458-T(Turbo)

Beautiful car but end of N/A :shifty:
Forum: Off Topic Mon, Feb-02-2015, 07:11:58 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 1,603
Posted By checkmate1
Re: Motor Trend: Nissan GT-R Nismo vs Chevrolet Corvette Z06

Heat soak + Computer pulling timing seems to be a major culprit with the first gen C7 Z06. GM seems very eager to protect their warranty terms and the only way (among many) is to pull timing which is...
Forum: Off Topic Sun, Jan-25-2015, 11:30:30 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 204
Posted By checkmate1
Thumbs up 24h Daytona GTLM result [spoiler]

CONGRATS!!

:hattip:
https://pbs.twimg.com/media/B8CJyB-CUAAKLVg.jpg
https://pbs.twimg.com/media/B8NXJMyIQAAQcB5.jpg
https://pbs.twimg.com/media/B8NSstvCYAANtem.jpg...
Forum: Off Topic Thu, Jan-22-2015, 10:39:34 PM
Replies: 199
Views: 5,326
Posted By checkmate1
Re: GT350r (dem cf wheels)

Exactly what you will be when the GT350R guns you down at the track.


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Forum: Off Topic Tue, Jan-20-2015, 11:48:01 PM
Replies: 199
Views: 5,326
Posted By checkmate1
Re: GT350r (dem cf wheels)

I hate the hood on the GT. Looks like a whale.
Forum: Off Topic Fri, Jan-16-2015, 10:53:01 PM
Replies: 199
Views: 5,326
Posted By checkmate1
Re: GT350r (dem cf wheels)

Here's the Voodoo Engine in all its Glory-

http://i1103.photobucket.com/albums/g469/induscreed85/52LV8VoodooEngine_-2_zps2d56f9b2.jpg...
Forum: Off Topic Fri, Jan-16-2015, 10:43:00 PM
Replies: 199
Views: 5,326
Posted By checkmate1
Re: GT350r (dem cf wheels)

http://www.mustang6g.com/forums/attachment.php?attachmentid=18116&d=1421327618
http://www.mustang6g.com/forums/attachment.php?attachmentid=18117&d=1421327618...
Forum: Off Topic Fri, Jan-16-2015, 08:30:28 PM
Replies: 9,341
Views: 255,840
Posted By checkmate1
Re: F80/F82/F83 M3/M4 thread

Always glad to oblige. :thumbsup2:

Kenny-keep in mind, I'm only talking about the sound.
Forum: Off Topic Fri, Jan-16-2015, 08:16:26 PM
Replies: 691
Views: 22,906
Posted By checkmate1
Re: OFFICIAL-2015 ZO6/ZO7 Thread

Gotta love this internal memo from Road and Track-

Originally Posted by Road&Track

TO: Larry Webster, Editor-in-Chief

FROM: Sam Smith, Executive Editor

SUBJECT: Corvette Z06 Media Launch,...
Forum: Off Topic Fri, Jan-16-2015, 07:55:02 PM
Replies: 9,341
Views: 255,840
Posted By checkmate1
Re: F80/F82/F83 M3/M4 thread

Yuck :facepalm:

No hope for the M3/M4.
Forum: Off Topic Fri, Jan-16-2015, 07:52:56 PM
Replies: 199
Views: 5,326
Posted By checkmate1
Re: GT350r (dem cf wheels)

BMW is in retard mode these days. AWD next?

What the hell is happening over there?
Forum: Member Photos and Videos Fri, Jan-16-2015, 05:51:17 PM
Replies: 1,637
Views: 73,914
Posted By checkmate1
Re: Rate the signature above you

10/10 because SG+ Cinnamon + Clean!
Forum: Off Topic Wed, Jan-14-2015, 05:51:35 PM
Replies: 158
Views: 4,269
Posted By checkmate1
Re: Acura NSX unveiled, $150k starting price lol

Has to have some semblance of being an Acura.
Forum: Off Topic Tue, Jan-13-2015, 08:15:18 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 1,847
Posted By checkmate1
Re: The New Raptor, my god

GAWD! I need a Raptor in my life!
Forum: Off Topic Tue, Jan-13-2015, 08:09:02 PM
Replies: 199
Views: 5,326
Posted By checkmate1
Re: GT350r (dem cf wheels)

Can I estimate 33xx lbs ?
Forum: Off Topic Tue, Jan-13-2015, 03:39:38 AM
Replies: 199
Views: 5,326
Posted By checkmate1
Re: GT350r (dem cf wheels)

No question-GT350R.




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Forum: Off Topic Tue, Jan-13-2015, 02:28:03 AM
Replies: 199
Views: 5,326
Posted By checkmate1
Re: GT350r (dem cf wheels)

I guess we are all saying goodbye to BMWs then. Really impressed by the offerings from Detroit over the past 3 years.

All that taunting/teasing and ridicule from Europeans to date and the...
Forum: Off Topic Mon, Jan-12-2015, 11:05:03 PM
Replies: 199
Views: 5,326
Posted By checkmate1
Re: GT350r (dem cf wheels)

But downforce?


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Forum: Off Topic Mon, Jan-12-2015, 10:51:18 PM
Replies: 199
Views: 5,326
Posted By checkmate1
GT350r (dem cf wheels)

Took a fellow brownie to spearhead the most hardcore track focused American muscle car to date. Impressive! I take it rednecks won't be buying this one then...

I guess we can all tell the Germans...
Forum: Off Topic Thu, Jan-08-2015, 09:17:53 PM
Replies: 691
Views: 22,906
Posted By checkmate1
Re: OFFICIAL-2015 ZO6/ZO7 Thread

:facepalm: So improved vehicle dynamics had nothing to do with the time?

I've driven the Full and Grand Course separately and I can tell you the achieving a great lap on the Grand Course is always...
Forum: Off Topic Wed, Jan-07-2015, 11:07:30 PM
Replies: 691
Views: 22,906
Posted By checkmate1
Thumbs up Re: OFFICIAL-2015 ZO6/ZO7 Thread

OMG!!!

★ Corvette Z06 with 650 HP • On Board (Option Auto) - YouTube

2:41.32 @ VIR-Grand Course. :jawdrop::jawdrop:Crazy speeds through the Esses...

For reference-

2014 Lightning Lap:...
Forum: Off Topic Wed, Jan-07-2015, 10:53:12 PM
Replies: 691
Views: 22,906
Posted By checkmate1
Re: OFFICIAL-2015 ZO6/ZO7 Thread

You forget that a crappy driver makes all the difference. The Z is much lighter than the pig that is the hellcat.

They had the same Z vs Hellcat at the track. Z did 10 seconds vs Hellcat at 12.
Forum: Off Topic Mon, Jan-05-2015, 01:15:45 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 243
Posted By checkmate1
Re: Marco Polo (Netflix)

I was left cold at the end.


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Forum: Off Topic Sun, Jan-04-2015, 11:40:16 PM
Replies: 99
Views: 2,866
Posted By checkmate1
Re: Testing the new M4 chassis at a local C&C

Turdbros came in too quickly
Forum: Off Topic Sun, Jan-04-2015, 09:10:39 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 567
Posted By checkmate1
Because Porsche makes God's chariots...or maybe not

They are now in the business of forgetting buttons albeit essential programming buttons on their consoles-

The fella on the link (among others) are missing the PDK Sport Button. Others have had...
Forum: Off Topic Sat, Jan-03-2015, 09:53:32 PM
Replies: 691
Views: 22,906
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Forum: Off Topic Fri, Jan-02-2015, 01:56:48 AM
Replies: 691
Views: 22,906
Posted By checkmate1
Re: OFFICIAL-2015 ZO6/ZO7 Thread

GM already remedied the problem by installing a brand new engine. GM did good.


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Forum: Off Topic Tue, Dec-30-2014, 01:25:33 PM
Replies: 76
Views: 2,563
Posted By checkmate1
Re: Motor Trend & Car and Driver's First Road Tests: 2015 Chevrolet Corvette Z06

My theory is that space (or lack thereof) in the engine bay had something to do with it.

Maybe the C7 ZO6/ZO7 engine bay is too tight for a bigger blower to be installed by GM?

In other news,...
Forum: Off Topic Mon, Dec-29-2014, 12:57:08 PM
Replies: 76
Views: 2,563
Posted By checkmate1
Re: Motor Trend & Car and Driver's First Road Tests: 2015 Chevrolet Corvette Z06

Affirmative. Word is that GM threw in a conversative ECU to protect their 5 year/100k mile powertrain warranty which kinda makes sense.

Aftermarket tuners will certainly unleash hell once they...
Forum: Off Topic Fri, Dec-26-2014, 08:05:07 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,101
Posted By checkmate1
Re: Head2Head: GT3 vs Z28

The Z28 is the Camaro CSL. It won't depreciate substantially. In a few years, red neck track junkies will be snapping these up at a premium.


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Forum: Off Topic Fri, Dec-26-2014, 08:01:11 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 1,735
Posted By checkmate1
F30 vs E90: Steering feel, Now 64% Worse

They should do the same with M3's from both generations


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Forum: E90 M3 (Sedan) | E92 M3 (Coupe) | E93 M3 (Convert) (2008-2013) Thu, Dec-25-2014, 11:24:57 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 4,523
Posted By checkmate1
Re: How Many E9X owners thinking of getting F80X?

Won't be getting the F8x.(at least for the interim)

N/A or bust for me.
Forum: Off Topic Thu, Dec-25-2014, 09:58:43 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,101
Posted By checkmate1
Re: Head2Head: GT3 vs Z28

GT3 maybe God's chariot to some but at $150k even lightly optioned???? I mean come on.....
Forum: Off Topic Thu, Dec-25-2014, 08:36:37 PM
Replies: 83
Views: 1,971
Posted By checkmate1
Re: MT: Cars with the best looking lights

http://image.automobilemag.com/f/64905127+q100+re0/2015-chevrolet-corvette-z06-front-end-02.jpg
Forum: Off Topic Thu, Dec-25-2014, 08:24:03 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,101
Posted By checkmate1
Re: Head2Head: GT3 vs Z28

You forget that the C7 has more torque.

An arse engined RWD car like a porsche always has the advantage of traction from a standstill so 0-60 times + corner entry/exits are always going to be a...
Forum: Off Topic Thu, Dec-25-2014, 05:55:17 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,101
Posted By checkmate1
Re: Head2Head: GT3 vs Z28

They should have paired the gt3 with a Z51 C7


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Forum: Off Topic Wed, Dec-24-2014, 01:01:03 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,101
Posted By checkmate1
Thumbs up Head2Head: GT3 vs Z28

http://youtu.be/MXIanT7cr00
Forum: Member Journals Mon, Dec-22-2014, 09:00:32 PM
Replies: 88
Views: 7,342
Posted By checkmate1
Re: Mrs. Obioban's e91 328i

That car needs some Apex ARC8's stat!
Forum: Member Journals Mon, Dec-22-2014, 06:25:30 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 797
Posted By checkmate1
Re: Kudos' E92 M3 Build

Great job on the build! That wrap looks splendid as well.
Forum: Off Topic Mon, Dec-22-2014, 12:46:14 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 521
Posted By checkmate1
Re: ALERT: Albert Biermann leaves M for Hyundai

Tad over-reaction on my end-the explanation below makes more sense from EnI @ Bimmperpost.

The reason many BMW top managers are leaving now is the so called "Rule 60" which is strictly followed...
Forum: Off Topic Mon, Dec-22-2014, 12:32:06 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 521
Posted By checkmate1
Exclamation ALERT: Albert Biermann leaves M for Hyundai

Official: Biermann is leaving M.

:jawdrop:

Biermann was part and parcel of M's success to date.

http://f30.bimmerpost.com/forums/showthread.php?t=1071473
Forum: Off Topic Mon, Dec-22-2014, 12:17:44 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 211
Posted By checkmate1
Re: MT: 2015 GT3 Video

Loved that video/review. GT3 holds the mantle as the best drivers car. Period.

OT should be proud up in here.
Forum: Off Topic Sat, Dec-20-2014, 02:24:01 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 781
Posted By checkmate1
Exclamation Jim Glickenhaus gets ZO6 for daughter

Link to Article:
http://jalopnik.com/heres-why-jim-glickenhaus-got-a-corvette-z06-for-his-da-1672662909
Forum: Off Topic Mon, Dec-15-2014, 11:38:26 AM
Replies: 370
Views: 19,123
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