Feb 27, 2006 update to the Subaru Impeza project car

Wrapping up our “To-Do” list.

Co-Driver 1) Pick up Jason Grahn at the Atlanta airport on Wednesday on the way to TN.

Registration and License 1) have Nasa membership card.
2) have Nasa RallySport competition license. 3) We are registered.

Personal Safety Gear: 1) Driver’s Suit: Have. 2) Nomex underwear, socks: Have 3) Helmet: have SA2005 G-Force closed 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 mounted. 6) seat brackets mounted 7) Fire bottles: Have two 1a-10bc, bought the second and mounted it in front of co-driver…just in case. 8) Tow Hooks. Status: installed. 9) skidplates. Status: installed. 10) mudflaps. Status: mounted OE ones.
11) Window nets: have, need to install. Not required but recommended. 12) Rally computer: installed and wired TerraTrip. 13) 3 warning triangles: have 14) First aid kit: got from Safe Drives, in trunk toolbox. 15) Tow Rope: have 16) Intercom: TerraPhone mounted and ready to go. 17) Paul Eklund recommended some spares of the lower control arms and struts. Got several front LCAs and a set of 4 struts/springs/assemblies.

Event Stuff: 1) Tow vehicle. Make sure we have a tow vehicle and trailer to get up to TN. Status: Pathfinder/TrailerWorld ready to go. 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. 7) calibrate TerraTrip.

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