(MARRS-RX7) Rotor Housings? WTF

Bill McCabe thebillmccabe
Mon Oct 27 20:36:41 CET 2008


Thanks!!! It was a great time and I am looking for ward to the spring
school!!!

On Mon, Oct 27, 2008 at 3:30 PM, Gervais, Al <AGervais at newcorp.com> wrote:

>  Renesis adapter kit for first gens..  Let's start designing them now..
>
>
>
> Bill, you did well in the school, especially since you had to adapt to a
> second car in the middle of the day yesterday.  Saw you get squirrely a
> couple of times in T8 as you were learning to drive Owen's car..  Must have
> been fun!
>
>
>
> A very good school all around, and a great group of students.  The weather
> on Saturday was the worst I've ever seen at driver's school and we had a
> large number of drivers who had never been on track at Summit or been in
> their race cars before.. Add a monsoon and put them on dry tires and you
> have a body shop's wet dream..  But we didn't have a single significant car
> crunching episode all weekend and the group looked VERY racy by Sunday
> afternoon..  The General Li won the school race after beating a fast ITA CRX
> piloted by a kid who looked 12, and drove very well..  We had 2 Spec 7's,
> John Maslin in the Spec he just bought from Tom Bourne, and Kevin Hutchins
> in the Spec has been running at HPDE's this season.  Kevin was one of the
> unfortunate souls who had to run Saturday with no rain tires, but he made
> the best of it and kept it on track.  By yesterday, both were running very
> good times in the dry.  Unfortunately, John snapped an axle and missed the
> final session and practice starts, but I think he's good to go for MARRS 1.
> Unfortunately we only had late axles at the track, and his rear uses early
> hardware. But the way he was driving, he'll fit right in and looked totally
> ready to race to me.  Kevin had a great first school and was pushing the
> RX-7 HARD by yesterday and was almost always on the "Cars that are hitting
> turn-in, apex and exit" list during debrief.  Great job by both Spec new
> guys, and Bill as well..  -AG
>
>
>
> *From:* spec7-bounces at specrx7.com [mailto:spec7-bounces at specrx7.com] *On
> Behalf Of *Bill McCabe
> *Sent:* Monday, October 27, 2008 2:46 PM
> *To:* Spec RX-7
> *Subject:* Re: (MARRS-RX7) Rotor Housings? WTF
>
>
>
> Ok say the Junkyard scounge lasts for a year or two and then what? I guess
> a ford or chevy small block does fit.
>
> On Mon, Oct 27, 2008 at 2:34 PM, Kevin and Eva Bailey <
> kevin.s.bailey at verizon.net> wrote:
>
> Bill, I was very concerned because the status went from backordered to no
> longer available. The line I got whe I called was they might bring them back
> later, but for now the production was 100 percent Renesis. I am going to
> junkyard scrounge for cores starting nezt weekend. :(
>  ------------------------------
>
> *From: *Bill McCabe <thebillmccabe at gmail.com>
> *Sent: *Monday, October 27, 2008 1:13 PM
> *To: *Spec RX-7 <spec7 at specrx7.com>
> *Subject: *(MARRS-RX7) Rotor Housings? WTF
>
>
>
> I am a little confused and a lot concerned. I just got off the phone with
> Tim at Mazda Motorsports. He stated that Rotor Housings for the 12A were
> both "Long Gone" and "Not going to be produced."  It was my understanding
> that the last email chain stated that they were currently not being made but
> they would produce more latter. Has any one heard anything different?
>
> Thanks,
>
> Bill
>
>
>
> [The entire original message is not included]
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