JDM Combe 2019
Saturday 1st June | Castle Combe


Club stand display | Exclusive Club track session | The ever popular drift team displays | Pro driver passenger rides & more

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

^^^TRACKDAY Brands Hatch, Friday 7 Dec SOLD OUT^^^

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Re: ^^^TRACKDAY Brands Hatch, Friday 7 Dec SOLD OUT^^^

Post by Harrizone » Sat Dec 08, 2018 9:52 pm

You really are meant to steer to the right when you get to Druids. :lol:
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^^^TRACKDAY Brands Hatch, Friday 7 Dec SOLD OUT^^^

Post by GreySilver Beast » Sat Dec 08, 2018 9:54 pm

I decided to drive straight for Nick Barrett instead Ray :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol:
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Re: ^^^TRACKDAY Brands Hatch, Friday 7 Dec SOLD OUT^^^

Post by nightfire10 » Sun Dec 09, 2018 9:11 am

A few more photo's
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Re: ^^^TRACKDAY Brands Hatch, Friday 7 Dec SOLD OUT^^^

Post by V8 Power » Sun Dec 09, 2018 9:44 am

Great photo’s.
Looks like you are all still pushing on despite the wet conditions.
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Re: ^^^TRACKDAY Brands Hatch, Friday 7 Dec SOLD OUT^^^

Post by casey » Sun Dec 09, 2018 10:28 am

Having seen the photos posted on here that Nick Barrett took, I contacted him last night. He sent my proofs over within 5 mins and I decided to buy my set too, got them after few minutes of PayPal going through :thumleft:
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Re: ^^^TRACKDAY Brands Hatch, Friday 7 Dec SOLD OUT^^^

Post by GreySilver Beast » Sun Dec 09, 2018 11:44 am

Nick Barrett is the best in the business and I have bought every single photo he has ever taken of my cars on the track :thumleft:

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Re: ^^^TRACKDAY Brands Hatch, Friday 7 Dec SOLD OUT^^^

Post by warpc0il » Sun Dec 09, 2018 12:23 pm

He should change his camera settings, so the shutter sound is "kerr-ching" ;)

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Re: ^^^TRACKDAY Brands Hatch, Friday 7 Dec SOLD OUT^^^

Post by ChrisHolmes » Sun Dec 09, 2018 1:02 pm

Secret Santa on Friday. Just unpacked the car and discovered my new pack of HD blue nitrile gloves was missing.

If you have then them consider it an early Christmas present as its not worth posting then back to me.
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^^^TRACKDAY Brands Hatch, Friday 7 Dec SOLD OUT^^^

Post by GreySilver Beast » Sun Dec 09, 2018 2:02 pm

I swear I haven't got them Chris :kinky:
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Re: ^^^TRACKDAY Brands Hatch, Friday 7 Dec SOLD OUT^^^

Post by ChrisHolmes » Sun Dec 09, 2018 2:26 pm

I guessed that on two counts:
1) They are not rubber
2) They are not elbow length
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Re: ^^^TRACKDAY Brands Hatch, Friday 7 Dec SOLD OUT^^^

Post by Mpv2k3 » Sun Dec 09, 2018 3:21 pm

A few photos from the day
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Re: ^^^TRACKDAY Brands Hatch, Friday 7 Dec SOLD OUT^^^

Post by Harrizone » Sun Dec 09, 2018 5:23 pm

Oh! look you a four wheel drive car in the kitty litter :oops: whilst all the rear wheel drive RX8's stayed on the black stuff. =D>
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Post by Mpv2k3 » Sun Dec 09, 2018 5:46 pm

Good picture I know lol
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Re: ^^^TRACKDAY Brands Hatch, Friday 7 Dec SOLD OUT^^^

Post by MightyCondor » Sun Dec 09, 2018 10:43 pm

Another good day both on and off the track. It was probably the most enjoyment that I’ve had on a wet day, but I still felt like I was off the pace in those conditions. Thanks to Pete for coming out and giving me some tips.

I was again in awe of Terry’s Rain Sports, and noted how easily Malcolm went past me on his set too while I was struggling to put the power down coming out of Graham Hill. I think I’ll be switching to them next year, as my Avon ZZ5’s took some damage on my recent Car Limits day and won’t be passing another MOT. The Avons are reasonable in those conditions, in that they break away quite controllably and predictably, but I was definitely tip toeing around more than some, and maybe I was being a bit over-careful, but I didn’t feel that I could get away with pushing much harder.

I would have tried switching to my Federals in the afternoon had it not been for my locking wheel nut key breaking in the morning while I was swapping the Avons on. Hopefully I can get a new one ordered without too much difficulty!

Thanks to everyone who made it such a great day, and especially thanks to Ranjan for donating his place. :thumleft:

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Re: ^^^TRACKDAY Brands Hatch, Friday 7 Dec SOLD OUT^^^

Post by Mpv2k3 » Mon Dec 10, 2018 1:33 pm

A little thumbs up for Nick :thumright:
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Re: ^^^TRACKDAY Brands Hatch, Friday 7 Dec SOLD OUT^^^

Post by New Duke » Mon Dec 10, 2018 7:24 pm

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I would have tried switching to my Federals in the afternoon had it not been for my locking wheel nut key breaking in the morning while I was swapping the Avons on. Hopefully I can get a new one ordered without too much difficulty!
Ditch the locking nut mate, they're made of cheese and will always fail after a few goes. They're fine if your wheels only come off for servicing once a year, but not for a track car where they come off often.

I replaced all my nuts with these 19mm ones:

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Re: ^^^TRACKDAY Brands Hatch, Friday 7 Dec SOLD OUT^^^

Post by MightyCondor » Mon Dec 10, 2018 7:49 pm

Annoyingly I have to buy a new key just to get them back off again, but yeah next time they're off they might not go back on. Now have some additional oem nuts that can go on.
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Re: ^^^TRACKDAY Brands Hatch, Friday 7 Dec SOLD OUT^^^

Post by ChrisHolmes » Mon Dec 10, 2018 7:54 pm

Not much help now that the events are over but its likely that if you try a few other members keys then you would find a match!
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Post by MightyCondor » Sun Dec 16, 2018 11:16 pm

My videos are done. The summary is that it was a bit wet...









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Post by ChrisHolmes » Sun Dec 16, 2018 11:49 pm

Excellent video editing skills Alan. Do you give lessons?
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Post by MightyCondor » Mon Dec 17, 2018 12:08 am

ChrisHolmes wrote:Excellent video editing skills Alan. Do you give lessons?
I just know how to use a few features in Abobe Premier. All self taught (with some YouTube assistance) when spending months doing my Road Trip video series last winter. Still barely scratching the surface of the software.

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