Forge Action Day 2019
Saturday 7th September | Castle Combe


Club stand display | Exclusive Club track session | The ever popular drift team displays | Show and Shine competitions & more

£15 per car (Admits the driver and up to 3 Passengers) | Under 17's go FREE! And do not need a ticket.

^^^TRACKDAY, Spa-Francorchamps Tuesday 2nd October 2018 - SOLD OUT^^^ with GBCC

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Re: ^^^TRACKDAY, Spa-Francorchamps Tuesday 2nd October 2018 - SOLD OUT^^^ with GBCC

Post by nightfire10 » Thu Oct 04, 2018 3:16 pm

Markl17 wrote:My first track day, at Spa in the rain.
First of all I would like to thank everybody who was there for being very welcoming & helpful. Especially Nigel for organizing the event.
After the drivers briefing I went out for the sighting lap behind one of the professionals and my main aim was not to go off.
Once the pit lane was open I took a bravery pill & went out. I found the Mazda very forgiving and very grippy in the wet. I quickly found out the I could do au rouge flat out in fourth gear, which was a hell of a buzz. But I was really struggling in some of the slower corners. I spoke to Kelly about it & she took me out in her car & showed me the wet lines. I was like a light bulb coming on. With that knowledge the circuit was awesome. I had a few scary moments but the car came home in one piece. With it raining the RX8’s were not getting passed by the more powerful cars. If anybody is thinking about a track day just do it & think I learnt more in the rain than I would have in the dry.
Was great to meet you mark will meet again ! Bruges yesterday now in Rouen for two days great place Image

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To do install sohn tank bracket made but still need to get time to install,caliper painting :thumright:

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Post by mrspiller » Thu Oct 04, 2018 3:57 pm

heres a few go pro clips from the misty afternoon , il add a few more later , its a shame that the clips all cut of after 17 mins of recording ........

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^^^TRACKDAY, Spa-Francorchamps Tuesday 2nd October 2018 - SOLD OUT^^^ with GBCC

Post by GreySilver Beast » Thu Oct 04, 2018 4:47 pm

Glad everyone enjoyed there time with the Gang Bang Car Club in Belgium :P

Have attached my Photo's from Circuit Days :thumleft:


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Post by Neilparry » Thu Oct 04, 2018 5:34 pm

Thoroughly enjoyed the trip. Great venue and enjoyed the company
Nice to be able to put a face to your names now.
Here’s a few pics of me while facing forward Image
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Post by mrspiller » Fri Oct 05, 2018 8:48 pm

last of the go pro clips



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Post by nightfire10 » Sat Oct 06, 2018 4:00 pm

Approx 1300miles around France Germany Belgium and SPA and about an hour from cherbourge I lose all front of cat nuts and one bolt remains!! Managed to Nick rear nut and put it on front lol now at cherbourge waiting for ferry

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Post by Markl17 » Sat Oct 06, 2018 4:06 pm

You will have to stop kicking that black cat!
Glad you had a good time in France,soon be home
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Post by nightfire10 » Sat Oct 06, 2018 4:08 pm

Back on the motorbikes in 3weeks

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To do install sohn tank bracket made but still need to get time to install,caliper painting :thumright:

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Post by Markl17 » Sat Oct 06, 2018 4:13 pm

It’s a hard life.

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Post by nightfire10 » Sun Oct 07, 2018 9:10 am

nightfire10 wrote:
Sat Oct 06, 2018 4:00 pm
Approx 1300miles around France Germany Belgium and SPA and about an hour from cherbourge I lose all front of cat nuts and one bolt remains!! Managed to Nick rear nut and put it on front lol now at cherbourge waiting for ferry Image

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Rather than getting under car this morning can anyone tell me the front of cat bolt size length and M? please
need to get some quick
Hayward's Street/bridgeported rebuild,595's,Tein coilovers with edfc,Racingbeat rear anti roll bar,oil pressure and oil temp gauge pod's,lockwood front and rear grills,Tinted windows,folding tow hook's,595s,connect2
To do install sohn tank bracket made but still need to get time to install,caliper painting :thumright:

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Post by mrspiller » Sun Oct 07, 2018 10:28 am

I’m pretty sure m10 x50 mm is plenty long , just get some washers too


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^^^TRACKDAY, Spa-Francorchamps Tuesday 2nd October 2018 - SOLD OUT^^^ with GBCC

Post by GreySilver Beast » Thu Nov 08, 2018 12:15 pm

mrspiller wrote:
Thu Nov 08, 2018 11:59 am
Has anyone gained a 19mm3/8 drive, Mac tools deep socket ? I seem to have mislaid it whilst there
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RX-8OC Club Calendar - Gang Bang Car Club - My Website - GSB III
S/Days-C/limits = 17
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RX-8 R3 T/Days = 5 + 7 session's
GT86 T/Days = 51.5 + 28 session's
Total = 62.5 + 35 session's
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