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by Mark_A
Fri Jan 25, 2013 7:00 am
Forum: S2 Specific Topics
Topic: Handling question.
Replies: 23
Views: 1978

Re: Handling question.

<t>Apologies if it's been mentioned before as I skim read most of the thread after the OP.<br/> It sounds like you are only getting understeer on the lower speed tighter bends, primarily on initial turn in, mid corner and exits sounds okay, as does the higher speed bends.<br/> <br/> You mentioned th...
by Mark_A
Sun Jul 15, 2012 11:18 pm
Forum: General Lotus Talk
Topic: Exige Cup Owners, Lotus Festival @ Brands Hatch
Replies: 8
Views: 1141

Exige Cup Owners, Lotus Festival @ Brands Hatch

<r>Not been on here as much recently but have an offer for Exiges members for the Lotus Festival at Brands Hatch in August<br/> <br/> To help celebrate the launch of the all new Exige V6 Cup and Exige V6 Cup Race car owners of Exige Cup 190, 240 & 260 cars are being offered a limited number of t...
by Mark_A
Tue Feb 14, 2012 9:54 pm
Forum: S1 Specific Topics
Topic: S1 LSS ant roll bar
Replies: 24
Views: 2773

Re: S1 LSS ant roll bar

<t>Not as simple as just stiffening up the bar, depends on what spring rates you are running, people spec up springs, sometimes with big differences front to rear, where a stiffer bar would be of benefit, but don't change. Or those who stiffen up the bar without changing anything else. <br/> <br/> A...
by Mark_A
Sat Feb 04, 2012 8:22 pm
Forum: General Lotus Talk
Topic: Con McL - Very Sad News
Replies: 130
Views: 109517

Re: Con McL - Very Sad News

<r>Not been on Exiges as much recently and only just found this thread.<br/> Really not quite sure what to say or think, very shocked at the moment.<br/> <br/> Known Con for a few years although I hadn't spoken to him as much recently since I got rid of the Exige. A really nice and helpful guy who w...
by Mark_A
Tue Jan 03, 2012 7:25 am
Forum: Muppet Show
Topic: T Rex Aero 3S
Replies: 5
Views: 17530

Re: T Rex Aero 3S

Wow that's bad.

http://www.aero3s.com/

You'd think that they could at least have spelt aerodynamics properly on their website front page.
by Mark_A
Tue Jan 03, 2012 7:20 am
Forum: General Lotus Talk
Topic: GPS lap timers ?
Replies: 3
Views: 581

Re: GPS lap timers ?

<t>Depends what you want to use it for. (Especially as according to that website there is no UK distributor)<br/> <br/> For racing there are plenty of options that are tried and tested in the UK, and that match up to the circuit timing kit without relying on GPS.<br/> <br/> For trackdays they aren't...
by Mark_A
Mon Jan 02, 2012 6:25 pm
Forum: General Lotus Talk
Topic: So who got what for Xmas?
Replies: 38
Views: 4672

Re: So who got what for Xmas?

<t>Steve, Not sure yet, I also have a Giant Anthem which is all Shimano and I think I prefer those, so may end up changing the shifters and deralliers.<br/> <br/> Con, took it out a couple of times now and it's nice to ride, getting used to having a hardtail but nice bike to ride now I've changed th...
by Mark_A
Sun Jan 01, 2012 6:10 pm
Forum: General Lotus Talk
Topic: So who got what for Xmas?
Replies: 38
Views: 4672

Re: So who got what for Xmas?

Giant XTC Composite 1 29er.
Standard when the pic was taken but have now changed the bars for carbon riser ones and a more comfortable saddle, also weighed it and it's 11.8kg (XL frame).
by Mark_A
Fri Dec 30, 2011 11:33 pm
Forum: General Lotus Talk
Topic: So who got what for Xmas?
Replies: 38
Views: 4672

Re: So who got what for Xmas?

Got the usual chocolates, socks etc, plus a few books (including a great book about Elva).

However after a long business trip to Japan I decided to treat myself so bought myself some carbon. :D

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by Mark_A
Sun Oct 09, 2011 4:17 pm
Forum: Owners Cars
Topic: Exige nos 2
Replies: 67
Views: 25406

Re: Progress on Orange car

Good to see it coming along nicely, hope that hideous colour is going. ;)