Feb 3, 2006 update to the Subaru Impeza project car

Updates to the Subaru “List”

Co-Driver 1) Jason Grahn has agreed to be our Co-Driver…thanks Jason!

Registration and License 1) Become a NASA member. Status: form is filled out and in the mail. 2) Apply for NASA RallySport license. Status: Form is filled out and in the mail. 3) Fill out medical questionaire. Status: Done, in th email.
4) Sign liability form: Status: Done, in the mail. 5) Photocopy Subaru registration and insurance card, in the mail. 6) Photocopy tow vehicle registration and insurance card, in the mail. .
7) Need to register for event. Status: Form filled out and in the mail.
8) Hotel Reservations. Status: Done.

Personal Safety Gear: 1) Driver’s Suit: Have. 2) Nomex underwear, socks: Have 3) Helmet: have SA2005 close face 4) shoes: Piloti Monacos 5) Neck protection: have high-density collar from Pyrotect. 6) Gloves: have

Car Prep: 1) Basic car status: It runs and is reliable. Horn and all lights work. 2) Rollcage. Status: Done..check with NASA guys to insure legality…done, added gussets. 3) harnesses. Status: brand new GForce harnesses installed. 4) Rollcage padding. Status: new high density padding installed. 5) FIA legal seats. Status: have 2 Racetech seats, Mounting tomorrow. 6) seat brackets to mount seats. Status: Mounting tomorrow. 7) Fire bottles: Have two 1a-10bc, bought the second…just in case. 8) Tow Hooks. Status: installed. 9) skidplates. Status: installed. 10) mudflaps. Status: Found OE ones at junkyard, need to install.
11) Window nets: have, need to install. Not required but recommended. 12) Rally computer. Status: TerraTrip here and will be installed soon, tomorrow maybe. 13) 3 warning triangles: have 14) First aid kit: need to get from Safe Drives 15) Tow Rope: have 16) Intercom: Status: TerraPhone here, needs to be installed, maybe tomorrow. 17) Paul Eklund recommended some spares of the lower control arms and struts. Got several front LCAs, looking for a few spare struts.

Event Stuff: 1) Tow vehicle. Make sure we have a tow vehicle and trailer to get up to TN. Status: Pathfinder/Trailer all set. 2) pack food (Paul Eklund recommends lots of comfort food to calm driver/co-driver down. Good idea!) 3) Get car teched.
4) Go through novice orientation to complete license requirements. 5) Buy the stage notes? 6) Go on Recce with tow vehicle with co-driver taking notes.

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