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Old 12-30-2010, 03:04 PM
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prelude on ice

after falling in love with prelude i decide to sell my civic ice racing car and found a 96 prelude type s (same as my DD) and set the car up for ice racing...took out all the glass most of the dash rear seats carpet... first race was yesterday and holy hell with the right set of super soft tires that thing flys on ice...first time in 3 years someone has beaten the 94 beretta gt that races out there....but i need to soften up the suspension so i dont slide as much...any good cheap kits?
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Re: prelude on ice

pics please. are you looking to do more of a coilover swap or something more stockish
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Re: prelude on ice

LOL WTF ice racing? That's different. Sounds like a blast. MOAR INFO AND PICS ARE REQUIRED. Seriously.
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LOL WTF ice racing? That's different. Sounds like a blast. MOAR INFO AND PICS ARE REQUIRED. Seriously.
They do it on the Mississippi River between IL/IA where I live every year. It's ****in' tight.

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Ice racing? F pics...we need video!

And ur name is teetz? Lol
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Re: prelude on ice

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...i need to soften up the suspension so i dont slide as much...any good cheap kits?
Try a set of Accord springs -- measure 'em first to make sure they'll fit on perches. Should be able to find a set off a wreck.

That "big engine" (compared to a Civic) torque comes in handy, doesn't it? :)

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They do it on the Mississippi River between IL/IA where I live every year.
On the river? I thought the current would have kept the ice too thin. When I was living in the Midwest, I knew guys who raced on frozen lakes in southern Wisconsin...I moved to warmer climates before being in position to field a car.
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Re: prelude on ice

Here you go check this out:

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Re: prelude on ice

^hahahah that was fun
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Re: prelude on ice

yeah fun video.. but were is the pic of your "ice race" lude ?
no pics= bs :-P hehe
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Re: prelude on ice

awesome vid dude looks fun
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Re: prelude on ice

loll ludes onnn ice= not a goood idea , ive done one too many 360's on black ice let a alone deep snowand ice ! but whatever one to his own style :p
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