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holeecrab

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#241   2017-10-29 18:02          


So lets jump into my older car for a bit - So i've been thinking to play around with my good ol' 86 since i was kinda tired with my Evo Project. So i visited my old friend who lived in Tokyo (he's the guy who painted the car) and decided hang around for a bit for a few days.

Then suddenly Mackay told me that he and his friends which came from Korea (!) are planning to visit Drift Matsuri which luckily happened near the place i was at the moment, which is on Nikko Circuit. Well, not quite far, but not as far if i were in Osaka, Duh. Mackay told me that They also did some blog about their cars. i've been reading some of them and i'd say they're pretty cool. Can't wait to meet them irl.

Anyway, do you wondering what i'm doing at Tokyo for the last few days? Well, other than visiting Akihabara and fulfill my inner weeb shit, i cruised the infamous route that people probably kill theirselves to visit for:



C1, baby!
Well, it's not the first time i drive at this route, but it just keeps getting better and better everytime i visit this place. I didn't try to hoon around though - would be pretty risky to do it with a car that the legality is pretty much questionable like this.



As i'm writing this i'm on my way to Tochigi so yeah, gonna post more soon.

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#242   2017-10-29 18:11          
You're actually going to be there? I knew taking a trip here was a good idea, I'm finally going to see your car <3
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#243   2017-10-29 18:16          
Yep! oh, are you going to be there aswell? so i'll meet you then :D

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#244   2017-10-29 18:20          
yee, we're like 10-15mins from the track itself now
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#245   2017-10-29 18:22          
Oooh Holeecrab! We will be waiting for you at the Nikko ! Finally the whole crew will be together haha :thumbsup:

(( I see you fixed the C1 route ? ;oooo senpai pls ))
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#246   2017-10-29 18:26          
Nice to see the 86 back <3

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#247   2017-10-29 19:13          
# KondzixsPL : yee, we're like 10-15mins from the track itself now
ahh i'll be there in a few moment, the traffic were quite thick atm

# MACKAY : Oooh Holeecrab! We will be waiting for you at the Nikko ! Finally the whole crew will be together haha :thumbsup:

(( I see you fixed the C1 route ? ;oooo senpai pls ))
Can't wait to meet you there!

((far from done actually haha))

# ramalhinho07 : Nice to see the 86 back <3
Nice to driving it back as well <3

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#248   2017-10-29 19:40          
Can't wait to see your GT86 in person!!

(nice progress on the C1 too, looks amazing)

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#249   2017-10-29 19:44          
You're gonna there as well? holy shit this packed up

((thanks a bunch!))

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#250   2017-11-03 19:23          
So guys remember that i've been in a travel to Nikko few days ago and i haven't post any updates on it, well, because, i kinda fucked up.



So i meet a bunch of Cool guys with sick drifting skills - 11000RPM, Bad.compqny, Mackay, Lagano, Skip , Soju ,KondzixsPL and a bunch of people i couldn't remember. You remember that i said that 11kRPM and Soju were Korean natives - so i hope they'll be enjoying Japan! Anyway, all of them were also an active blogger IIRC. check their own respective page. Some of the pic i use for the update also from theirs, so thanks a lot guys!

Ok, back to the topic, so what happened with my 86? Well you guessed it - i crashed. I don't think this is an uncommon thing anymore since i always trash a car in every few months. You can say that i did the style but no skill! Anyway You may wonder why it could happen? Well turns out that there's some kind of mistake - Not trying to be a tinfoil hat here - from myself and also the track.



I got this kinda-blurry pic from someone who apparently did some photo hunt at the corner i crashed. I can see what's the mistake i've made here - i touched the kerb too hard and makes my car automatically tried to stabilizes while produces a Sudden Understeer. Due to it's raw power and a weight handicap i had to stiffen the suspension - Turns out it produces the problem instead.



Ok here's the part that really grinds my gear so hard - Well, the crash is actually quite possible to escape but apparently there's some kind of huge boulder at the gravel trap that makes my car bounces and destroys both my Front Bumper and the exhaust. Then it ends with me crashing the wall, destroying the front suspension. You know that a race track Shouldn't have a fucking boulder in their race track, right? Jeez.



Well apparently the damage wasn't violent enough to busted my car completely. Then i decided to do some deeper check up when i get into my friends' garage. In the end i called the towing truck since driving it was impossible and it forces me to dig my wallet a bit deeper.



So far the problem that we've found was a cracked radiator, Missing Exhaust (Thanks 11000RPM for noticing me that thing lmao) Busted front right Suspension, curved wheels, Bent steering joint, and some of cosmetic parts were need some refinement. Some parts were pretty much fixable but some parts doesn't. I'd say while it's a shitty thing it also opens some chance to experiment new stuff with my car, both mechanically and aesthetically. Since i was pretty much free at the moment i think i will don't have any problem with...

....oh yeah i had another project car to do.

Oh i'm so fucked up....

This post was edited by holeecrab (2017-11-04 06:25, 36 days ago)

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#251   2017-11-03 19:27          
jeez. Sorry for the loss
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#252   2017-11-03 22:22          
Well fuck....that's just great :crying:

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#253   2017-11-03 22:30          
At least my accident wasn't as bad as yours :S
Poor thing.
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#254   2017-11-04 01:21          
such a shame...

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#255   2017-11-04 06:27          
# KondzixsPL : jeez. Sorry for the loss
Thanks, but don't worry, it'll recovers

# Crazy Eighty Eight :
Well fuck....that's just great :crying:
Absolutely great indeed.

# skip : At least my accident wasn't as bad as yours :S
Poor thing.
Well i guess you're more luckier than i am
(btw added you on the list lol)


# saletl : such a shame...
at this rate me crashing is being a running joke i guess lol

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#256   2017-11-04 09:19          
Glad that you seem to be fine, I was worried about you since there was an fatal accident at Nikko early this year- Magician JZX110 was about to initiate first corner then, his whole front suspension with wheel flew away to one spectator...
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#257   2017-11-04 10:55          
wow, sounds brutal - haven't heard of that by myself, but thanks for worrying me

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#258   2017-11-04 12:12          
Setback is a setup for a comeback tho, I am sure it will be fixed in no time.. You did good tho, shit happens even to the best of us sometimes.
Can't wait to shred some tires together again.
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#259   2017-11-04 18:31          
Nooooo not you aswell ;_;

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#260   2017-11-04 20:00          
Nikko is a bitch to aero, i've trashed a few bumpers there as well, if you need help fixing anything hit me up!

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#261   2017-11-04 21:27          
Hope you'll fix your 86 soon, i'd like to see it again sometime. :D

# 11000rpm : his whole front suspension with wheel flew away to one spectator...
This reminded me of the same thing that happened 12 years ago! *LINK* (saw that IRL, i think it hit someone too)

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#262   2017-11-05 03:30          
That looks brutal. Anyway, glad that nobody was seriously injured.



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#263   2017-11-05 10:06          
# MACKAY : Setback is a setup for a comeback tho, I am sure it will be fixed in no time.. You did good tho, shit happens even to the best of us sometimes.
Can't wait to shred some tires together again.
hell yea, i also already had a big plan for the car so expect something blows. :P

# Renaruto : Nooooo not you aswell ;_;
well shit happens. :|

# ramalhinho07 : Nikko is a bitch to aero, i've trashed a few bumpers there as well, if you need help fixing anything hit me up!
Wondering if they ever fix their flaws... anyway i'd always appreciate for a help :D

# Lagano : Hope you'll fix your 86 soon, i'd like to see it again sometime. :D


This reminded me of the same thing that happened 12 years ago! *LINK* (saw that IRL, i think it hit someone too)
ok that was hillarious lmao

# Soju : That looks brutal. Anyway, glad that nobody was seriously injured.
yeah, well, i wasn't shaken up since i also had a huge one few months ago.