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LOOK HERE BEFORE YOU POST Autox & Motoring Info

This sticky will be updated periodically as information becomes available to the Moderators.
If you want somthing posted here let IS_Dude or me know via PM or Email.
Thanks & Enjoy!

The Suggestion Box
http://www.is300.net/forum/viewtopic.php?t=13320264

General Autocross Information

http://www.bellmotorsports.com - well known NorCal race supply store

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Here's some SCCA(Sports Car Club of America) related sites.

Online SCCA Car Classes

Some Wheel Weights I've found
http://www.miata.net/faq/wheel_weights.html

Gathering of basic Terminology and handling characteristics
This site is incredible and the people are top notch. They discuss tires, shocks, oil, wheels, corner weighting, and other things.
http://www.grmotorsports.com
Technical Section
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The Following Links are of Discussion Threads in Race Related

Helmet Ratings
http://www.is300.net/forum/viewtopic.php?t=13315092

First Autox in the IS300
http://www.is300.net/forum/viewtopic.php?t=13318237

Tire Presure/ Lowered suspension/ First Autox
http://www.is300.net/forum/viewtopic.php?t=13318390

Racing IS in Stock Class Tips
http://www.is300.net/forum/viewtopic.php?t=13315157

Tire Presures
http://www.is300.net/forum/viewtopic.php?t=13312984

More Autox Advice
http://www.is300.net/forum/viewtopic.php?t=13311834

Where to get Magnetic Numbers for your ride
http://www.is300.net/forum/viewtopic.php?t=13320387

Best way to Race and E-Shift
http://www.is300.net/forum/viewtopic.php?t=13332315

Learning to Drive Dynamically
http://www.is300.net/forum/viewtopic.php?t=13329328

Suspension Setups & Advice
http://www.is300.net/forum/viewtopic...9600#133049600

http://www.auto-ware.com/chassis_index.htm

http://www.turnfast.com/tech_handling/handling.lasso

Staggard Wheel V.S. Handleing balance
http://www.is300.net/forum/viewtopic.php?t=13333577

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Autox Schools & Clubs for USA & Canada

Please PM me the website and any details you feel should be listed.
I am going to lock this thread and will edit it myself as to not to clutter with posts.
Please PM me if you want somthing posted.
I think this will be an informative post for all of us race enthusiasts
Thanks

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A list of Driving Schools and Auto X Organizations accross the U.S. and Canada.
The List will be broken up into National Sites and then 4 groups for the U.S. and one for Canada.
U.S.A.
National

An extensive calendar of multiple driving events across North America
http://www.drivingevents.com

SCCA
www.scca.org
Quick link to SCCA Regional sites


Speed Trial USA
www.speedtrialusa.com

Tracktime (schools)
www.tracktime.com

TracQuest (schools)
http://www.tracquest.com


EST

Chin Motorsports
www.chinmotorsports.com (Florida)

Skip Barber Driving School
www.skipbarber.com (Lime Rock, CT)

Connecticut Auto X and Rally Team
www.cartct.com (CT)

Fairfield County Sports Car Club (Connecticut)
http://www.fcscc.com/

Equipe Rapide Sports Car Club (So. Fla)
http://autox.carlc.com

Buccaneer Solo
www.buccaneersolo.org (N. Fla)

NASA Northeast
www.nasanortheast.net

Auto Crossers Incorperated
www.autocrossersinc.org (D.C., PA, VA, MD)

Washington D.C. Region Solo II Events
http://solo.wdcr-scca.org/

Team Asylum Racing
www.teamasylumracing.com/ (MD)

Salazar Racing
www.salazar-racing.com/

The M Club
www.themclub.net/

Westchester SCC
www.wscc.org/

PA Auto X Page
www.autox4u.com./

COM Sports Car Club (Time Trial/autoX)
http://www.comscc.org/~comscc/index.shtml

Trackmasters (entire US? driver's schools)
www.trackmasters.com

BMW, Porsche, Audi, Ferrari, Alfa Romeo, Miata clubs all do schools, but Porsche & Ferrari require you to have their makes. BMW events are very diverse, Audi events not very.
www.bmwcca.org

www.carguysinc.com (schools)

PDA (Performance Driver's Association?)
http://www.imp-auto.com/pda/ (driver's schools)

C.A.R.T.
www.cartct.com (time trials/autoX)



CST

Midwestern Council Sports Car Clubs

Covers 9 affiliate clubs with parking lot autox, medium and high speed track autox and wheel to wheel racing. Several track schools each year. Most events are at Blackhawk Farms (Rockton, IL), Gingerman Speedway (South Haven, MI) and Grattan Raceway (Grand Rapids area, MI)
http://www.execpc.com/~mcscc/

Texas Region Solo2
http://autocross.com/texasregion/


MST

Skip Barber Driving School
www.skipbarber.com (Road America, WI)

PST

Skip Barber Driving School
www.skipbarber.com (Laguna Seca, CA)

gregh has provided some West Coast info: Thanks!

Has begun the process of evaluating tracks, classes and instructors.
http://www.bragg-smith.com/home.html - outside of Vegas, supposed to be a fantastic school for High Performance driving. Cars used in class are current year SS Camaros and Corvettes.

http://www.laguna-seca.com - 'nuff said

http://www.thunderhill.com - SCCA-owned course. Inexpensive & fun 1 day high performance driving school

http://www.bellmotorsports.com - well known NorCal race supply store

http://www.bellmotorsports.com - well known NorCal race supply store

http://www.sfrscca.org/solo2/survival.html - good intro for new AutoXers




Canada

Mosport Driver Development Centre
www.mosport.com/


Ok thats the list so far, PM me if you find out anymore sites.
Thanks to Ckolson, IS_Dude, OC 192, Croddy, gregh for the info All of your PM's were very informative, and really appreciated. 8)

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