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post #31 of 33 (permalink) Old 11-14-2017, 12:52 PM Thread Starter
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I totally agree, my goal is a fun handling car. Not a contender. Maybe after a few years I'll worry about a contender but trying to outdo top 10 cars requires more time and ability than I have at this time.

After the GRM it'll turn into a DD. Heck it'll be a DD before that too. With autocross etc. like you said, I'm just out to have fun with the car I dated my wife in. lol.
Glad to see that you have a realistic view of the world.
One more suggestion: don't go nuts with the swaybar and buy the biggest one you can afford. I found that was detrimental to handling and the car is much more predictable now that I dialed it back.

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post #32 of 33 (permalink) Old 11-14-2017, 02:15 PM
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noted, I actually have no plans for any swaybars due to budget right now.
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