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2017 Corvette Grand Sport Indianapolis 500 Pace Car

The Corvette Grand Sport is the official pace car for the 2017 Indianapolis 500 and will lead drivers to the green flag on May 28 for the 101st running of the legendary race in Indianapolis, Indiana, U.S.A.

It marks the 14th time a Corvette has served as the official pace car, starting in 1978, and the 28th time a Chevrolet has led the field, dating back to 1948. No other vehicle has served as the pace car more than the Corvette.

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Carbon Bronze bugeye | Dirty Gerz

WHAT: a somewhat famous custom painted “Carbon Bronze” (Acura TL-S color) bugeye.  Also nice mixed bodykit consisting of GRreddy G-Racer front lip / Chargespeed version 2 sideskirts / OEM Subaru rear lip.

MODS:

Aesthetic:

  • Custom carbon bronze pearl paint (acura TL-S special edition color)
  • antenna shaved, entire rear trunk shaved (wing & key holes)
  • rear fenders rolled and slightly pulled then professionally reshaped (no ripples, etc)
  • EDM STi projector headlights w/kaixen 6000k HIDs
  • JDM sti grille with pillar deleted
  • JDM 02/03 STi hoodscoop
  • Chargespeed CF brake ducts
  • Craftsquare TC-F carbon mirrors w/blue tint
  • Greddy front lip
  • Chargespeed v2 sides
  • OEM/SPT rear 3pc diffuser
  • 32% carbon ceramic tint

Suspension/Wheels/Brakes:

  • Omnipower full coilovers (not big in the subaru scene but they are/have been quality coils)
  • Performance alignment and professionally cornerbalanced (-1.5F -2.2R camber)
  • Whiteline 24-26mm adj front sway
  • 18 x 9″ +35 Rota G-force (currently painted white with purple deevo racing lugs)
  • 245/35 bridgestone potenza re760s (more than 80% tread left)
  • Also running dba 4000 series slotted rotors and Hawk HPS pads.

Performance:

  • stock td-04 turbo
  • Prodrive PPP3/ecutek engine management (dynotuned and datalogged by renowned tuner Scott Seigel)
  • Prodrive turbo inlet
  • Prodrive divorced wastegate DP (w/hi-flow cat)
  • Prodrive catless flex uppipe
  • Invidia n1 catback

other random bits:

  • the jdm s202 hazard button
  • STi short throw
  • CF momo knob
  • lamco boost gauge, etc.
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Fucking idiot.
How fast do you reckon he was going? 60kms?
I know the Mazda pulled out, but at a sensible speed those carbon ceramic brakes should have been plenty to avoid that.