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by mdburchette
Wed Feb 27, 2019 9:56 am
Forum: Racers Forum
Topic: Racing fuel for Track Day @ VIR
Replies: 0
Views: 105

Racing fuel for Track Day @ VIR

Guys and gals, I'd like to know what racing fuel you may need for participating at VIR. We will be having time trials in the afternoon for different classes and I know you have higher comp than stock. I was going to see if my local contact can sell me the fuel at a discount and I can bring it to the...
by mdburchette
Wed Feb 27, 2019 9:51 am
Forum: Events
Topic: Fiat Freakout July 9-14, 2019 Greensboro, NC
Replies: 7
Views: 507

Re: Fiat Freakout July 9-14, 2019 Greensboro, NC

Yes, the track day is Tuesday. One reason is the availability of the track and another is it is separate from the FFO so non-members are able to participate. We have a track day every year at VIR with Phil Wicks. He agreed to do it in conjunction with the FFO week.
by mdburchette
Thu Feb 21, 2019 11:38 pm
Forum: Racers Forum
Topic: Race Cars Wanted for Fiat Freakout 2019!
Replies: 3
Views: 157

Re: Race Cars Wanted for Fiat Freakout 2019!

Heck yeah, Chuck! Would love to see your rally car!...Oh, and you and your lovely wife, of course!
by mdburchette
Thu Feb 21, 2019 11:36 pm
Forum: Events
Topic: Fiat Freakout July 9-14, 2019 Greensboro, NC
Replies: 7
Views: 507

Re: Fiat Freakout July 9-14, 2019 Greensboro, NC

Can't wait to see you guys! We'll have a good ole time.
by mdburchette
Wed Feb 20, 2019 11:51 am
Forum: Events
Topic: Fiat Freakout July 9-14, 2019 Greensboro, NC
Replies: 7
Views: 507

Re: Fiat Freakout July 9-14, 2019 Greensboro, NC

You know me, Jim. Go BIG or Go HOME!

You better attend. I'd hate to have to hunt you down. Remember. I. Know. Where. You. Live.
by mdburchette
Wed Feb 20, 2019 9:44 am
Forum: Racers Forum
Topic: Race Cars Wanted for Fiat Freakout 2019!
Replies: 3
Views: 157

Race Cars Wanted for Fiat Freakout 2019!

Hey Guys, I'm looking for Italian racers to bring their cars to Fiat Freakout in Greensboro this year. Check out the events section for more information. We are in the middle of racing country this year and would love a good field of cars to show everyone the special passion some of us nuts possess....
by mdburchette
Wed Feb 20, 2019 9:09 am
Forum: Events
Topic: Fiat Freakout July 9-14, 2019 Greensboro, NC
Replies: 7
Views: 507

Fiat Freakout July 9-14, 2019 Greensboro, NC

Hey Everyone! this year's Fiat Freakout is at Grandover Resort in Greensboro, NC and is easily accessible from the North, South, East or West. This is a driving event so make sure your cars are up to snuff. We Start off with a track day event at Virginia International Raceway. For those with open ca...
by mdburchette
Tue Aug 07, 2018 10:14 am
Forum: Tech Questions and Advice
Topic: No start 76 131
Replies: 4
Views: 731

Re: No start 76 131

Okay, so I should have power to the pump if the relay is working when the switch is on.
by mdburchette
Tue Aug 07, 2018 8:36 am
Forum: Tech Questions and Advice
Topic: No start 76 131
Replies: 4
Views: 731

No start 76 131

Hey guys, my 76 131 1800 engine doesn't want to fire up. Does the electric fuel pump come on when the key is turned to acc or when you try to crank the car?
by mdburchette
Thu May 18, 2017 9:06 pm
Forum: Tech Questions and Advice
Topic: The FIAT Gods hate me! X19 engine problem
Replies: 5
Views: 697

The FIAT Gods hate me! X19 engine problem

Good grief. last fall, I started the 86 X19 up and heard a rattle in the engine. I quickly shut it down and stored the car in the garage. Today I pulled the oil plug and drained the oil. I stuck my finger in the drain hole to see if I could feel any metal shavings that might have got caught on the l...