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Re: Torsen + snow
> Every single run he made he beached the car big time. Took a truck and a
> tow rope (Bob Wientraubs' Range Rover) to get him out.
What was impressive was the RR pulling out the car AND the
> So how slick was it? Well if Perf Car did a test at this track on this
> day they'd have something different to write about. Or not.
Track is used loosely here - cow pasture is more like it.
> All the cars FWD, RWD and AWD went off the course and into the snow banks.
Clarification - at least one of every type went off and got stuck,
including a couple of Rally 5ktqs. I drove so cautiously
(especially on my 2nd and last run) that going off was never a
The CQ with Dunlop Graspics performed flawlessly though - traction
was never an issue. Interestingly, I had to stop on the way up
to dig out a fellow with the same car, sporting 16" PZeros (and
worn, at that!) who tried to turn around on the side of the
road. It took two people pushing and a large shovel to get
Great track for a beater car but not for a "nice" car.
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