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Old 04-23-2010, 06:37 AM
twisteddon twisteddon is offline
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Default autocrossing ranger?

hey anyone out there ever autocross'd with a ranger before,thinking of taking up a new motorsport.i've done all the rest,drag,stockcar,motorcycle looking for new challenge.
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Old 04-23-2010, 11:44 AM
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Default Re: autocrossing ranger?

It's Talladega Race weekend this weekend. Does commuting to work through this traffic count? I'm dodging drunks, drunks in motorhomes, city, county, and state police.
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Old 04-23-2010, 05:39 PM
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autocrossing a ranger? i have no idea what that means. like a cannonball run? if yes, then it's not a new motorsport.
some kind of vehicle.
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Old 04-23-2010, 06:08 PM
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Default Re: autocrossing ranger?

autocross is a course layed out in an empty parking lot, and the object is to get thru the course the fastest without hitting any cones, and going thru every gate

i've dabbled a little in auto X, and its a rush
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Old 04-23-2010, 06:14 PM
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Default Re: autocrossing ranger?

i have seen one autocross before. single cab swb ranger with a 4.0 5 speed combo, hee was putting down some good times, not sure about the suspension setup or anything.
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Old 04-23-2010, 11:18 PM
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Default Re: autocrossing ranger?

It's been done, here's a video of a guy who did it, I'm sure there's better out there:

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Old 04-24-2010, 08:27 AM
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Seems only way to do it would to have a lowered ranger so you don't have the body roll.
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