Unboxing: Ballade Sports S2000 Big Rotor Kit

My big rotor kit arrived today, it only took about a week to get here after it was shipped. However. the people at Fedex werent terribly fond of me, being that it was shipped in one 70lb box. The shipping labels got put on the bottom of the carton so the rotors were resting on top of the hardware. I was a bit worried when … Continue reading Unboxing: Ballade Sports S2000 Big Rotor Kit

Ballade Sports Big Rotor Installation

When it comes to improving braking performance, pad compound and increasing the size of the rotors have the greatest impact. Last season, I added a set of Project Mu HC+800 pads, stainless steel lines, and Castrol SRF brake fluid. At the Autobahn trackday in June, everything felt great. But in order to make sure I have the stopping power to go with the additional speed … Continue reading Ballade Sports Big Rotor Installation

Unboxing: Sakebomb FP Spec Ohlins DFV for S2000

Choosing the coilover suspension for my S2000 was the biggest setup decision that I made, and was the foundation for everything that was to come. Ive aways been a huge fan of Ohlins DFV, and believe that theyre probably the best mid-range price dual-use coilover on the market. Ride quality for the street was a HUGE factor in my decision, and almost outweighed track performance. … Continue reading Unboxing: Sakebomb FP Spec Ohlins DFV for S2000

Unboxing & Install: S2000 Radium PCV Catch Can

I decided to go ahead and order in a Radium PCV Catch Can kit for my S2000. The AP1 especially, deals with unfortunately poor head drainage. Which, on track, through sustained high G turns can put out a thick puff of white smoke essentially blinding the cars behind you like its a Mario Kart race. I liked the Radium kit because there was no guesswork, … Continue reading Unboxing & Install: S2000 Radium PCV Catch Can

Apparently I dont have enough hobbies…

So, as if I already dont have enough things going on, between a new baby in the home, bbq endeavors, working on cars, racing, etc. I have decided to pick up another hobby… Welding. Welding is a skill that Ive always been intrigued with. It can be extremely useful, and enables to manufacture a variety of different parts for automotive, bbq equipment, etc. Matt and … Continue reading Apparently I dont have enough hobbies…