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S550 Mustang Update: Brake Tech, Autox, Time Trials, and Champagne!

In this mega-sized Forum Thread Update covering our S550 Mustang development (lately using our shop 2018 Mustang GT) we cover 5 more track days, Terry’s first autocross in the ’18, some brake system changes/tech/testing, and more. We ran the car … Continue reading

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New Carbon Bodywork for shop C6 Z06: Project Rampage!

We have finished our shop move and are back to posting tech filled forum build threads! This update covers our in-house build of a C6 Corvette chassis that we call #ProjectRampage. The end of the posts might better explain why … Continue reading

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More 2018 Mustang Brake Upgrades, Tech, and Racing Action!

We have written another 3-part forum post chronicling the testing, updates, and Time Trial events we continue to do in our shop 2018 Mustang GT. After another step up in pad compounds, Amy and Terry both competed in the ’18 … Continue reading

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S550 Build Thread Update: Mods, Testing, & Tech!

We have a lot of things to share in this massive 4-part entry to our S550 Development / 2018 Mustang GT build thread this time. You might want to get a snack, then settle in for a good read. In … Continue reading

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Vorshlag 2018 Mustang GT – Two Track Tests

The Vorshlag crew has been busy and in its first two weeks of ownership our 2018 Mustang GT test mule has been to two track tests and an autocross. We talk about the first two track tests in this forum … Continue reading

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Vorshlag Buys 2018 Mustang GT – New Parts Coming!

Exciting news to share for this racing season here at Vorshlag: we waited until the S550 got -REALLY- good and bought the revised 2018 GT about two weeks ago! Lots of plans for new parts to make, lots of existing … Continue reading

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Dry vs Hybrid Carbon, Seibon Trunk Install, EVO X update, and 86 Updates

We have updates to FOUR different threads on the Vorshlag form to show this time. The first two have to do with carbon fiber parts. This post talks about the differences between motorsports dry carbon fiber components vs “hybrid” carbon/fiberglass … Continue reading

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CARTEK Motorsport Electronics Remote Battery Kill Kits at Vorshlag

After using their products on race car builds Vorshlag has become a stocking dealer for several CARTEK Motorsport Electronics products. CARTEK Battery Isolator Kits meet FIA specs, have no moving parts (solid state design), and bring remote battery kill into … Continue reading

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BMW E46 M3 CSL V8 Monster & E36 RHD LS V8 Kit Progress

Two different V8 swap build thread updates to share this time. First up is the massive 3-part forum build thread update for the E46 M3 CSL V8 monster we are calling #ChainsawMassacre! You can start reading the detailed updates here. … Continue reading

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86 Project Update, new Whiteline Swaybars and Coilovers

Fans of the 86 chassis know that Vorshlag has worked with shock makers, swaybar suppliers, wheel makes and of course our spherical top mounts since the dawn of this chassis. Our FRS/BRZ/86 development thread (started in 2012!) has some new … Continue reading

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