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When I started out as a teen gear head, my dad talked me into buying a '74 260Z we found in a barn. Best decision ever. Great car to develop handling skills in + easy enough to work on just about every component. Decent following means parts are available + chances are you'll even get to learn how to do some bodywork… » 7/16/14 11:40am 7/16/14 11:40am

This is what we Vancouverites call a "traffic jam". In-part because most -not all, but most- of the exotica driven on the street has an "N" decal on the back, designating the driver as not having achieve full license status yet, and said vehicles are being driven accordingly. Examples can be seen daily on many of the… » 7/13/14 2:30pm 7/13/14 2:30pm

I compete in hillclimbs in a formula car. In my experience, few competitors are expecting the kind of response times and emergency services that they would get at a regular track. The logistics just don't make it realistic (even on most *much* shorter hills), and even if possible, funding at that level usually isn't… » 7/03/14 4:43pm 7/03/14 4:43pm