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PostPosted: January 21, 2018, 4:37 pm 
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Saw this car when it was just finished (as much as they do). Mike brought it to the 2nd Annual Midwest Locost gathering at the Roaring River Park in S. Missouri. Very impressive designing and execution. Ran great too.

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PostPosted: February 7, 2018, 12:40 am 
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Only been 3 months but curious if you're ready to get rid of it. Let me know...


Not quite, but I think my initial time estimate is still in the ballpark...I'm finishing up a frame-off restoration of a '66 Chevy pickup, and then want to do a track day or two with the 7 before I sell it. Give me a few months, and I'll probably be ready.

I've owned the 7 for probably 5-6 years, and never tracked it! Much of that time, it was because I didn't have anything suitable to tow it to the track with...and then the last 3 years has been a nearly comical series of life getting in the way (both time-wise and financially) of both tracking the 7 and finishing the vehicle with which to tow it.

I've done a number of autocrosses with it locally, but I'm determined to track it before I sell it. That's the whole reason I bought it! The '66 pickup is almost finished (so I can trailer the 7), and I think I finally have everything else sorted out and in place where I can get back to doing stuff like being a track day junkie pretty soon.


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PostPosted: February 7, 2018, 1:45 pm 
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I thought that car looked familiar. That car is a machinests dream. I rode in it and it went FAST!!!!! Bring it back to our gathering this year down in NW Arkansas. Russ

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PostPosted: February 11, 2018, 8:22 pm 
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