Javelin MegaDork
Oct. 17, 2012 12:36 p.m.

Saturday October 20th at PIR is the last ORPCA autocross, and we are definitely running the Javelin. The 285 V710/Enkei's are bolted on, the rust is mostly flaked off, the GoPro is charged, and it's time to slosh fuel in the float bowls in this beast.

I am an Instructor and should be able to give rides, so bring your helmet. My co-driver (and fellow GRMer) may also be able to carry ballast. Be advised that the seats are stock 1973, made of vinyl, and there's only lap belts with the non-lockup add-on shoulder belt...

Free to watch (or better yet, spend $40 and get 6-10 runs with us, registration is on motorsportreg). Opens at 7:30, first car out at 9. Registration closes tonight at midnight, but you can always pay $5 more at the gate day-of. We haven't gotten less than 8 runs all season...

I'll be the idiot in a GRM shirt with a Javelin, so I'll be easy to find. (Try saying that line when you own a Miata... )

midniteson New Reader
Oct. 17, 2012 7:34 p.m.

Good luck! ive checked out your build thread, sweet car! Good job bringing it back to life. I am in central WA, (Yakima) cant make it down, but if you ever take it to an AutoX in packwood let me know, id love to check it out.

Javelin MegaDork
Oct. 17, 2012 9:29 p.m.

I might have to do a Packwood with it once just to say I did...

ransom SuperDork
Oct. 17, 2012 10:43 p.m.

Grraah! I was really hoping to finally autocross the WRX, try out a PCA autocross, and it would have been icing to see the Javelin (and put a person to a name)...

But I've got garage roof finish mayhem and band practice (and I put off this band practice twice to work on the garage already). It's just not in the cards.

Crud!

Javelin MegaDork
Oct. 18, 2012 9:13 a.m.

Sneak out for an hour ransom! Surely a ride around the course will be worth it.

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