Why Rental Karting Is Better Than Autocross

Why Rental Karting Is Better Than Autocross

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This week, I got back to my roots: I went go karting. Specifically, I entered the GoPro Motorplex Fall Rental League. I competed in their rental league two years ago, and I had a blast. After autocrossing through last year and driving thoroughly nothing this year I’ve decided to get back to wheel-to-wheel competition. This is mostly because I’m desperate to race anything, but also because I’ve concluded the following: Rental karting is simply better than autocrossing. Comparing the two is like comparing an apple to a pomegranate. An apple can be eaten immediately and completely without much effort, while eating a pomegranate takes preparation and patience just to get the littlest taste. Each provides its own nutritional value, has its own unique flavor, and can be really good if…
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Product Review: GUNK Engine Degreaser

Product Review: GUNK Engine Degreaser

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First and foremost, the products used in this review were provided by the manufacturer, GUNK, as tester samples. No compensation was made for the creation of this review. I write this review as an independent consumer of a product that I liked using. With my engine out of the car it was time for some much needed TLC. The engine was coated in baked on oil and dirt, and I really wanted to get it as clean as possible before removing the valve covers and other components. I challenged Gunk and Chemical Guys to a cylinder head-to-head competition, and Gunk provided me with samples to use. I can say with confidence that using it to clean the engine outside of the car was probably the most time consuming method creating…
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Review: Harry’s Laptimer “Petrolhead”

Review: Harry’s Laptimer “Petrolhead”

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Version: 20.0.3 Platforms: iOS and Android Price: - iOS: $14.99 - Android: $14.99 My Rating: 8/10 Pros: Easily customizable settings, straightforward autocross track setup, quick, detailed data overlay onto video from onboard camera Cons: Data charts are noisy, menu navigation takes some getting used to, sometimes unclear if settings took effect, some portrait only views force all views into portrait until the screen is returned to portrait and then turned landscape (more…)
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