Kansai All Star

So sadly before Meihan, of all the parts I have been snagging, I was only able to get the new clutch/flywheel in. The light flywheel made a decent change in the revs, and the Peak Performance trans mount made for a nice solid feel. I almost didn’t go because I’m still all stock power…but I figured the more I drive it stock the better it will feel when I have some power. Anyways, on with the video yah?

In the morning I drove all 3 heats before lunch in the 15…and all I did was struggle. While the new lighter flywheel helped the feel of the engine somewhat the 235/40-18 is still a tad large for stock power. The e-brake also doesn’t like to do it’s job much. But more than all those excuses, I just still am not comfortable with rhd at all. I thought I was doing decent with it, until Takatori let me use his 240 for the Kansai All Star event qualifications. After about 2 laps I felt at home again and actually had confidence in my driving and car placement. I guess a few of my runs was decent enough to earn me 12th out of 30 or so cars and and invite to next months Kansai All Stars event. I actually could care less about that, bechdse more than anything the 2 heats I ran lhd I had so much more fun than I have had in almost a year of driving the S15. S15 for sale. 4 serious. I want lhd so bad it hurts.

7 comments so far

Ship your NB over quick-like and show them how crazy white boys from bufu get down. Serious though, very very good driving in those vids regardless.

July 6th, 2009 at 4:22 am

I gotta ask… what’s a LHD drive S13 doing in Japan?

July 6th, 2009 at 6:41 am

sorry you’re having a rough time with the rhd man. but that’s cool you qualified for the all star event!

what are your plans after the 15? nb time??

July 6th, 2009 at 9:13 pm

you and i are on the same boat, but i’m the idiot that tried RHD in the states…………

i’m almost certain i’ll be ditching the rhd chassis at the end of the season

July 7th, 2009 at 12:53 am

if youre seriousabout selling the S15 ill trade you my LS2 powered NB roadster in houston id even pay the shipping for both cars

July 8th, 2009 at 12:09 pm

You looked like you were doing okay with it, but def stronger in the S13. Just keep at it man, the whole RHD thing takes a while to get used to.

July 19th, 2009 at 9:13 am

[…] Sep 03 Kansai Allstars By RobAdd commentsEvents, Friends, Japan So a few months back I posted a few pics and videos from the Kansai Allstar event qualifier I went to. On a whim I qualified for the main event using Takatori’s lhd […]

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