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Old 12-14-2017, 06:51 AM
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2018 Race plans

The Blazer will be racing again in 2018. Anybody else have plans for the new season?
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Old 12-14-2017, 12:04 PM
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The Blazer will be racing again in 2018. Anybody else have plans for the new season?
You planing on doing all the opened up up grades before your next race ?
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Old 12-15-2017, 09:05 AM
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Possibly, but not likely.

Likely not. We now have a full set of King 3” bypasses and King coil overs. They’re a good starting point for a new car. The only question is what we build. Right now it’s leaning towards a 73-75 Blazer. Close second is a v8 Jeep.
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Old 12-15-2017, 02:05 PM
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Likely not. We now have a full set of King 3” bypasses and King coil overs. They’re a good starting point for a new car. The only question is what we build. Right now it’s leaning towards a 73-75 Blazer. Close second is a v8 Jeep.
So is anyone working with ford on a NEW 2020 Ford Bronco to race?

Don?
Moss does have the rep & might be able to talk them into sponsoring him a new Bronco when it comes out?
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Old 12-23-2017, 09:13 AM
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New cars/ Bronco

Guys like Greg Foutz, who has done the Raptors for Ford already, would likely get the first shot at a new Bronco. It’s too bad that SVO doesn’t show some love to the Moss Team. It would help if we had more entries in the cl3.
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Old 12-23-2017, 07:06 PM
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Guys like Greg Foutz, who has done the Raptors for Ford already, would likely get the first shot at a new Bronco. It’s too bad that SVO doesn’t show some love to the Moss Team. It would help if we had more entries in the cl3.
Moss Has 100% earned 1st shot at a Class 3 Factory back or donated Bronco Sponsor!

I'm sure FORD must realize this if the want to show a great sales pitch for them to have them racing for them!!!
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Old 03-21-2018, 02:32 PM
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Vegas to Reno

Aug. Vegas to Reno is the plan. Who’s still watching this site?
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Aug. Vegas to Reno is the plan. Who’s still watching this site?
I am!


Please remind me as we get closer to the race, Tomorrow I'm getting a Brand new Travel Trailer & this might be a fun trip to take with it, if I can park it course side?

Have you will you soon be updating the suspension to the new rules?
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Vegas to Reno is still the plan

We still planning on racing Vegas to Reno. Any 4x4 racers planning on racing it, besides me? We're still going to run the suspension with leaf springs for this race, so we'll run Vintage, but for the 1000 we'll run Class 3.
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When, do you plan on the suspension upgrades?
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We are racing the 1000 in November

Who else is planning on racing the 1000?
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