Pelican Parts
Parts Catalog Accessories Catalog How To Articles Tech Forums
Call Pelican Parts at 888-280-7799
Shopping Cart Cart | Project List | Order Status | Help



Go Back   Pelican Parts Forums > Porsche Forums > Porsche 924/944/968 Technical Forum


Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Rate Thread
Author
Thread Post New Thread    Reply
Registered User
 
TNT25169's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2003
Location: Ashland, Oh
Posts: 1,578
Send a message via AIM to TNT25169
Good Article in 911 and Porsche World

I was just wondering if anyone happened to read the article about the 924 track car in the December 03 issue of this magazine. It was a great article about about how to build a track car for relatively cheap and I wondered if anyone had any opinions about it.
__________________
-1988 Black 944 w/ yellow koni's, coilovers with 250lb springs, adjustable camber plates, strut tower brace, weltmeister front and rear sway bars, 968 caster blocks and 5 pt harnesses
www.apartabove.com
Old 02-04-2004, 09:58 PM
  Pelican Parts Catalog | Tech Articles | Promos & Specials    Reply With Quote #1 (permalink)
Writer/Teacher
 
CJFusco's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2001
Location: Wandering Connecticut
Posts: 9,288
Garage
Send a message via AIM to CJFusco
it really was a great article, a rare thing from what i consider to be the least of the Porsche mags.

actually, the 924 isn't too wildly modified... i know it has a lot of insulation and sound-deadening taken out, the rear seats removed, and some mild suspension mods. Really easy for us to do on our 944, actually!
__________________
Current Stable: Black 07 Porsche Cayman S: FabSpeed Maxflo Exhaust; VividRacing ECU Tune; IPD Competition Plenum; 997GT3 Throttle Body; De-Snork'd.2011 Acura MDX. 2008 Mazda 3. Gone But Not Forgotten:Garnet Red 86 Porsche 951("The Purple Pig"). Silver 09 Mini Cooper S ("Mighty Mouse"). Alpine White 83 Porsche 944 ("Alpine Wolf"). Guards Red 84 Porsche 944. Green 97 Volvo 850 Wagon ("The Viridian Falcon").
Old 02-05-2004, 07:17 AM
  Pelican Parts Catalog | Tech Articles | Promos & Specials    Reply With Quote #2 (permalink)
Registered User
 
TNT25169's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2003
Location: Ashland, Oh
Posts: 1,578
Send a message via AIM to TNT25169
It seemed like a really good idea for a cheap track car that isn't too far off from a 944. Makes me think about getting a separate car just for auto-crossing and tracktime events.
__________________
-1988 Black 944 w/ yellow koni's, coilovers with 250lb springs, adjustable camber plates, strut tower brace, weltmeister front and rear sway bars, 968 caster blocks and 5 pt harnesses
www.apartabove.com
Old 02-05-2004, 07:24 AM
  Pelican Parts Catalog | Tech Articles | Promos & Specials    Reply With Quote #3 (permalink)
Registered User
 
TCMdocs944's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2002
Location: St. Petersburg, Florida
Posts: 1,990
I liked the guys spirit. Not my type of car but he was very creative.
__________________
83 944 white w/Boxster wheels
Planned mods- custom leather interior, 968 antenna, soundsystem, 968 style rockers, clear sidemarkers
Old 02-05-2004, 08:00 AM
  Pelican Parts Catalog | Tech Articles | Promos & Specials    Reply With Quote #4 (permalink)
Reply

Thread Tools
Rate This Thread
Rate This Thread:

 


All times are GMT -8. The time now is 07:31 PM.


 
Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.7
Copyright ©2000 - 2019, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
Search Engine Optimization by vBSEO 3.6.0
Copyright 2018 Pelican Parts, LLC - Posts may be archived for display on the Pelican Parts Website -    DMCA Registered Agent Contact Page
 

DTO Garage Plus vBulletin Plugins by Drive Thru Online, Inc.