June 28, 2011
Kart Data Seminar in Calgary, AB
Overdrive Motorsports will be hosting a Practical Karting Data Acquisition seminar at the Cardel Theater in Calgary, Alberta on Saturday August 6th, 2011. It'll run from 10am until 4pm with a provided lunch at noon. Roger Caddell from AiM Sports will be presenting the seminar.
Space is limited. There is a $25 fee which is refundable with a purchase within 30 days. For more information and to sign up, please contact Joey Guyon via email or call 403-270-0160.
Posted by Mike Jaynes at 09:27 PM
ae Performace Lap Record
The BMW M3 from ae Performance laid down a 1:47.245 at Auto Club Speedway to set a RTA Street Tire RWD record. A new demo Solo, data logging GPS lap timer, and SmartyCam were onboard to capture it. The YouTube video can be seen here.
Posted by Mike Jaynes at 09:10 PM
June 27, 2011
Karting World Record Attempt
To benefit the national Tourette Syndrome Association - friend and former AiM support engineer, Trey Shannon, will attempt to break the individual world distance record for 24 hours in a go kart. Trey's attempt will take place on October 25th, 2011 at New Castle Motorsports Park in New Castle, Indiana.
To help support this charity event and organization, visit www.kart25hour.org.
Posted by Mike Jaynes at 05:50 PM
June 24, 2011
Kart Data Seminar in Dallas, TX
Roger Caddell of AiM Sports will be presenting another Practical Karting Data Acquisition seminar at the Dallas Karting Complex on Saturday July 16th, 2011. It'll run from 9am until 3pm with a lunch at noon.
Space is limited. For more information and to sign up, please contact Mike Jones via email or call (903) 527-KART (5278).
Posted by Mike Jaynes at 05:14 PM
Houston, We Have a Seminar
Auto racers know that data is an integral part of any winning program, but it can be a challenge to quickly and effectively decipher what it all means. Roger Caddell, of AiM Sports will teach you how to build practical analysis strategies for improving driver performance and car setup. The seminar will be held on Sunday, July 10th, 2011, from 9am until 3pm at MSR Houston. The seminar is free to members and $25 to non-members. Lunch and beverages will be provided. Bring your note pad, your laptop, and your questions.
Space is limited. For more information and to sign up, please contact Sydney via email or call (281) 369-0677.
Posted by Mike Jaynes at 04:18 PM
Seminar in So-Cal, July 30th
Roger Caddell of AiM Sports will be presenting a practical karting data acquisition seminar at Empire Karts in Redlands on Saturday, July 30th, 2011. Roger will present the class in two three hour sections. The first, starting at 9:00 AM, and running until noon, will be an intermediate level class. After a break for lunch (provided), advanced level topics will be cover from 1:00 PM until 4:00.
Space is limited, call Sharon Barros @ (909) 793-9695 today. There is a $20 deposit to hold you spot, which will be refunded when you arrive.
Posted by Mike Jaynes at 04:02 PM
June 22, 2011
Race Studio Update 2.44.04
One month on the heels of the last update comes a combined v.2.44.02 and 2.44.04 update with additional ECU support and bug fixes to Race Studio 2. The new Race Studio 2.44.04 is available now. Full release notes can be downloaded as a PDF here.
- Race Studio Configuration
- Fixed MXL transmission bug.
- Added support for these ECU's:
- Bosch MS4.3N (2011 Grand-Am)
- Bosch MS4.3N Turbo (2011 Grand-Am)
- Aprilia RSV4 Kit Racing
- Link CAN Bus
- Vipec CAN Bus
- Renault Trucks
- E-Race Pro46
- BMW Z4 GT3
- BMW MS4 Sport Alpina B6 GT3
- Lamborghini Euro 12 Gallardo LP560 GT3
- VW Golf GT24
- Updated these ECU drivers:
- Ferrair MS5 F458 GT3
- BMW M3 GT2
- Mercury Port Outer Engine
- Mercury "Start Board" Outer Engine
- BMW S1000RR
- Hydra Nemesis 2.6
- Life F88 CAN
- Nissan GT-R Skyline
- Renamed these ECU drivers:
- BMW M3 GT2, was M3 GT2 VLN
- Audi R8 LMS, was R8
- Mercedes MS4 Sport SLS GT3, was Bosch ...
- Ferrari MS5 F458 GT3, was Bosch ...
- Race Studio Download
- Fixed bug downloading data from EVO3 and Mychron3 XG Log systems, that caused empty fields in user info window and the error message "Parameter is incorrect!"
- Fixed bug "lap cause" downloading from Solo/SoloDL system
- USB Driver Setup
- New application name: USB DRIVER FIX
- Log file for error diagnosis (log.txt)
- Driver made available on RS2 CDROM
- Race Studio Analysis
The new Race Studio 2.44.04 can be downloaded here.
Posted by Mike Jaynes at 04:03 PM