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Indian Track Collection - Opel Corsa, Race Esteem, Hyundai LGB Formula


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Indian Track Collection - Opel Corsa, Race Esteem, Hyundai LGB Formula
This is a collection of some of my old pictures from the MMSC racetrack and learning experiences with some good race drivers and vehicles. The specs below are those of the car I used to own and drive at the time -- a 2004 Opel Corsa SAIL 1.4L.

Snippets for the enthusiast:

Jeremy Clarkson discovers why Schumacher and McRae are faster than the average driver: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HmolQryHxkM

Comparison: Road car vs Rally Car vs Formula1 at Silverstone: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AirYyQLnDFk

Engine Specifications:
  • 1.4L, I4, Petrol [E-TEC X14 NE, Euro 3]
  • 92 PS @ 6000 RPM (Est.)
  • 116 Nm @ 3200 RPM (Est.)
  • 8 valves, SOHC
Turbocharger & Induction:
  • K&N 33-2098
  • Stock ram air intake
Suspension:
  • Front:, ACDelco gas strut
    stock anti-dive geometry, stock anti-roll bar
  • Rear: Pedders 7201 Heavy Duty double conical spring
    stock torsional stabilizer, Excell-Power gas shock
Wheels:
  • Aura F61350 8-spoke Hypersilver
  • 5"x13". Offset/ET: 46. PCD: 100
  • Hub diameter: 56.5mm
  • Opel original lugs (stock)
  • Opel Aluminium valve cap set
  • Bridgestone S322 175/70R13 tires (stock)
Interior:
  • PU leather, dual tone
  • Pioneer CD player
  • Blaupunkt coax 4" front speaker x 2
  • Opel 4" rear speaker x 2
Other:
  • HVAC
  • Piranha remote keyless entry and car alarm
  • Opel deadlocking system

Track days in Feb 2006


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Created: 12th October 2006 13:39
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Comments
Author Comment Date
sAP Glad you liked them, Jayabusa. Thank you for leaving a comment. 7th August 2008
Jayabusa Awesome pics dude! 6th August 2008
sAP In fact, I had to swap them out with Auras due to centering issues 14th September 2007
sAP I agree Zenopio, the old ones had a charm of its own. 16th August 2007
zenopio i liked u r old alloyes ....:) 15th August 2007
sAP I like the way you put that, Freecat. [PS: Like to see some pics of yours online as well, so get your number of posts up to a 100] 9th July 2007
Freecat Hi sAP K Speed was hot and Aura looks aggressive. Excellently maintained car. 6th July 2007
sAP Double thanks nischint :) 13th June 2007
nischint kool ride.. 1st June 2007
nischint nice ride... 1st June 2007
sAP Elf, thanks. Glad you like it. I wasn't so sure myself. 25th December 2006
elf I kinda like the design of the newer alloys as opposed to the K-Speed ones on earlier. Lovely colour on the car. 12th December 2006
sAP I'd have tried lowering 40mm with a 6:4 kg/cm damper setting if it wasn't for road conditions 23rd November 2006
speedzak Hmmmm... Nice car!!! Do some Suspension mods dude! The car will be very fun to drive. 13th November 2006
sAP nvrtouchme: about 9-10.5 kms/litre city (depending on fuel/AC/driving style) 2nd November 2006
nevertouchme forgot to mention, the light tint is too posh ! 2nd November 2006
nevertouchme Neat Car ! I love de color ! btw wat's de avg mileage u get in chennai city? 2nd November 2006
sAP Glad u like it drifter... thanks for leaving a comment :) 1st November 2006
sAP Thanks for filling in for me, Nitrous! 30th October 2006
nitrous The tape on the lamps is for track-use to avoid glass-pieces falling on the track surface during a collision. 26th October 2006
drifter hey nice car...pardon my ignorance, whats with the tape on the lamps? 26th October 2006
sAP Thanks Nip 19th October 2006
NIP sweet ! 14th October 2006
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