Actually I thought about it after seeing a guy on history/tlc/disocvery in an old clip driving a roadster. Made me think that I had not seen anybody wear those in a long time.
As to Icon gloves. I would not wear riding gloves with studs. Yes you'll slide on them but there is also a good chance that they'll have to dig them out of your palm. I wear Tourmasters, good fit actually.
I wear Fisk driving gloves that were made for cops. Good looks & they are built better than the cosmetic ones you get from a regular retail places.
I like driving gloves because when you drive it keeps a consistant amount of friction for long periods of time. Drive a long distance or drive hard & your hands tend to builds up oils, sweat & such changing how the steering wheel feels in your hands. They are good for autocrossing, track work & long distance drives.
Be aware - driving gloves are the subject of many opinions. Search for a post I made last fall about driving gloves and you'll see what I mean.
I wanted one space to post stuff that I find funny and/or interesting.
Unlike on another site, this thread will not cover politics.
One of my favorite writers is Rob Siegel of "Roundel". I sent his online columns to Atwell.
Rob now also writes for "Hagerty Classic Cars" magazine. AND...
I'm investigating buying an Elise in a different state. I've never done this before. I'm not financing the vehicle. How do sellers typically prefer payment? I don't bank with a bank that has a branch in the likely selling location.
I suppose I could get a cashiers check, but since I won't know...
Ok gents, why wouldn't this work on our cars?
QuickJack - Ranger BL-5000 Quick Jack - Motorsports Race Jack Stands - Race Car Pit Lift - Portable Car Lift - Garage Lift - Ranger
While I'm not sure you could take the under panels off while it's up on these I'm thinking these would be perfect...
Thought id post this on LT forum because Lotus guys always like engines! :grin2:
This is a project I have been working on for quite a few years. Probably another lifetime or 2 to go!
The sump is taller than my 7