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    Re: Kit for a Euro Trackday Trip?

    Regarding markings, I have some red ribbon tied to my gear, helps me identify at a glance.
    Speed doesnt kill, its how fast you stop.......

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    Re: Kit for a Euro Trackday Trip?

    Quote Originally Posted by bananaman View Post
    Regarding markings, I have some red ribbon tied to my gear, helps me identify at a glance.
    The *pink* bows really stand out...very you.
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    Re: Kit for a Euro Trackday Trip?

    Quote Originally Posted by JoePeps View Post
    Wow legend thank you mate.



    Extensions and adaptors I have sorted, I'm going with Focused and they said I can take fuel cans but they have to be empty, so was thinking of a 10L metal and 5L plastic?



    With focused Events to Almeria.
    Iíve done Almeria with FE, the paperwork and planning is frankly quite intimidating! My best efforts were a shambles tbh, but all the little details fade away when you get there. FE couldnít have done more to make it easy. They have petrol for sale (you wonít care what it costs, but not unreasonable) theyíll give you a can/jug, so donít bother taking that, theyíll all be ready to go for you. Jesus the mechanic will be on hand to help out with spares, there will be plenty of other bewildered trackdayers only too happy to share tools and tips. Itís a great track, the accommodation is perfect, weather guaranteed. You will enjoy it and you will want to go back!
    Eyes on the prize and all that..

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    Re: Kit for a Euro Trackday Trip?

    Quote Originally Posted by alex View Post
    The *pink* bows really stand out...very you.
    Why thank you sir.....
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    Re: Kit for a Euro Trackday Trip?

    Quote Originally Posted by Zxcv12 View Post
    . It’s a great track, the accommodation is perfect, weather guaranteed. You will enjoy it and you will want to go back!
    Eyes on the prize and all that..

    although Almeria is prob the driest of the spanish tracks,it certainly isn't gauranteed to be dry,4 out of 5 days last year was wet (on a 5 day trip),and it's seriously cold in the mornings so be carefull of tyres,ripping them more than anything else

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    Re: Kit for a Euro Trackday Trip?

    Quote Originally Posted by Zxcv12 View Post
    Iíve done Almeria with FE, the paperwork and planning is frankly quite intimidating! My best efforts were a shambles tbh, but all the little details fade away when you get there. FE couldnít have done more to make it easy. They have petrol for sale (you wonít care what it costs, but not unreasonable) theyíll give you a can/jug, so donít bother taking that, theyíll all be ready to go for you. Jesus the mechanic will be on hand to help out with spares, there will be plenty of other bewildered trackdayers only too happy to share tools and tips. Itís a great track, the accommodation is perfect, weather guaranteed. You will enjoy it and you will want to go back!
    Eyes on the prize and all that..
    Their petrol costs 1euro more than at gas station that is 3km away drive.

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