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Discussion in 'X360 | F1 Championship' started by Gavin Hendley, Nov 30, 2013.

  1. Gavin Hendley

    Gavin Hendley
    Meta-SIM-morphosing

    Drivers, Just to add to the Championship; once you have signed up please feel free to copy and paste these profile questions along with your answers.


    Drivers Profile
    Where do you live?

    Working or studying?

    Number of years playing racing games?

    What other race sims do you play now?

    Type of wheel or controller?

    Down force High or Low?

    Wet races good or bad?

    Favourite Team/Driver/s?

    Favourite F1 track/s

    This season’s goal?

    Other Hobbies interests?

    Meat or Veg?

    Red Wine/White Wine or Beer?

    Gym or Couch?

    Worlds sexiest woman (or man) is?

    Do you have a real world car/license?

    Anything else you want us to know?
     
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  2. Chris Hempsall

    Chris Hempsall
    Moderator

    Where do you live?

    Newcastle Upon Tyne

    Working or studying?

    I'm at the university of life

    Number of years playing racing games?

    First game was F1 97 on PSOne, so 16 years.

    What other race sims do you play now?

    F1 and Race Pro

    Type of wheel or controller?

    MadCatz Wireless

    Down force High or Low?

    High in 2011, Low in 2012, in between on 2013

    Wet races good or bad?

    Awesome

    Favourite Team/Driver/s?

    McLaren... Perez and Vettel

    Favourite F1 track/s

    Monaco

    This season’s goal?

    To finish in Top 6

    Other Hobbies interests?

    Baseball

    Meat or Veg?

    Both, on a massive plate with Tons of gravy and Yorkshire Puddings, splash of mint sauce to top it off.

    Red Wine/White Wine or Beer?

    Red Wine

    Gym or Couch?

    Ha! Couch

    Worlds sexiest woman (or man) is?

    Me, Clearly

    Do you have a real world car/license?

    Yep.

    Anything else you want us to know?

    You probably already know by now
     
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  3. Where do you live?

    Reading (Coventry in term time)

    Working or studying?

    Both

    Number of years playing racing games?

    Since Playstation 1

    What other race sims do you play now?

    Forza occasionally

    Type of wheel or controller?

    Controller

    Down force High or Low?

    High

    Wet races good or bad?

    Based on the practice race, pretty good

    Favourite Team/Driver/s?

    Hamilton, Mercedes
    Alonso

    Favourite F1 track/s

    Silverstone, Spa, USA

    This season’s goal?

    Top half finish

    Other Hobbies interests?

    Weightlifting, Airsoft

    Meat or Veg?

    MEAT (no homo)

    Red Wine/White Wine or Beer?

    Protein shake ;)

    Gym or Couch?

    Worlds sexiest woman (or man) is?

    Malin Akerman

    Do you have a real world car/license?

    Yeah

    Anything else you want us to know?

    Naaahh
     
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  4. Where do you live?
    The Chilterns

    Working or studying?
    Unemployed

    Number of years playing racing games?
    Since i was 7

    What other race sims do you play now?
    0

    Type of wheel or controller?
    Controller
    Down force High or Low?
    Low
    Wet races good or bad?
    Good
    Favourite Team/Driver/s?
    Lotus/Alonso/Maldonado & Vergne
    Favourite F1 track/s
    Spa/Imola
    This season’s goal?
    Beat the geordie
    Other Hobbies interests?
    Football
    Meat or Veg?
    nothing like a good rack
    Red Wine/White Wine or Beer?
    Cider
    Gym or Couch?
    Bed
    Worlds sexiest woman (or man) is?
    that bird from countdown
    Do you have a real world car/license?
    no
    Anything else you want us to know?
    If your reading this your a numpty
     
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  5. Drivers Profile
    Where do you live?
    Heybridge in Essex

    Working or studying?
    Working

    Number of years playing racing games?
    F1 '97 so since I was 8

    What other race sims do you play now?
    None

    Type of wheel or controller?
    Standard 360 pad

    Down force High or Low?
    High

    Wet races good or bad?
    Meh

    Favourite Team/Driver/s?
    Lotus / McLaren / Button / Raikkonen

    Favourite F1 track/s
    Silverstone / Montreal / COTA

    This season’s goal?
    Finish in the top 3

    Other Hobbies interests?
    Art / Comics

    Meat or Veg?
    STEEEEAAAAAAAAAK!

    Red Wine/White Wine or Beer?
    Yes No Yes

    Gym or Couch?
    Potato

    Worlds sexiest woman (or man) is?
    Chloe Bennet

    Do you have a real world car/license?
    No

    Anything else you want us to know?
    ....
     
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  6. Karl Fuss

    Karl Fuss
    last but not least

    Drivers Profile
    Where do you live? - Kitchener, Ontario, Canada

    Working or studying? - Working (on getting faster)

    Number of years playing racing games? Since Pole Position in the arcade.

    What other race sims do you play now? little bit of Race Pro

    Type of wheel or controller? MS official wheel / wheel stand pro / Ikea Poang

    Down force High or Low? depends - mid-high this year

    Wet races good or bad? good, but frustrating

    Favourite Team/Driver/s? Mercedes

    Favourite F1 track/s Spa, Korea, India

    This season’s goal? WCC

    Other Hobbies interests? Guitar

    Meat or Veg? Meat

    Red Wine/White Wine or Beer? both, one in either hand

    Gym or Couch? Couch

    Worlds sexiest woman (or man) is? no comment (i'm married, lol)

    Do you have a real world car/license? yes, Jeep

    Anything else you want us to know?
     
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  7. Drivers Profile
    Where do you live?
    Chelmsford, Essex, England.

    Working or studying?
    Working - IT Service Desk Technician

    Number of years playing racing games?
    First racing game I remember playing a lot would be Gran Turismo 2

    What other race sims do you play now?
    F1 and Race Pro, soon will add Forza 5 to that I'm sure

    Type of wheel or controller?
    Normal 360 controller

    Down force High or Low?
    Probably High-ish

    Wet races good or bad?
    Tough but good as I enjoy the changes it brings

    Favourite Team/Driver/s?
    Hamilton/Grosjean
    McLaren/Merc/Lotus

    Favourite F1 track/s
    Melbourne, Monaco, Austin

    This season’s goal?
    Hopefully win 1 race and hopefully get some podiums

    Other Hobbies interests?
    Football playing and watching (West Ham lose), Ice Hockey (Anaheim Ducks and Chelmsford Cheiftians, other Xbox Games, writing random blogs and spending too much time on Twitter...mainly moaning about West Ham. Playing Drums and a bit of guitar and lastly going to gigs.

    Meat or Veg?
    Meaty!

    Red Wine/White Wine or Beer?
    None of the above, JD or Dissarano and coke/Cider (all types)

    Gym or Couch?
    Definitely couch.

    Worlds sexiest woman (or man) is?
    Zooey Deschanel, every day of the week

    Do you have a real world car/license?
    Yeah I can drive, aim for one day is to do some track days too! Currently driving a Honda Civic Sport 04 plate

    Anything else you want us to know?
    That I'm awesome, but that good be down to preference, I'd settle for an alright guy haha!
     
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  8. Gavin Hendley

    Gavin Hendley
    Meta-SIM-morphosing

    Where do you live?
    Dublin, Ireland

    Working or studying?
    Working along time now

    Number of years playing racing games?
    1991 sega master system "super monaco"

    What other race sims do you play now?
    Started playing Race 07

    Type of wheel or controller?
    Fanatec CSR 1st replacement

    Down force High or Low?
    undecided so far in f1 2013

    Wet races good or bad?
    if i'm winning bad

    Favourite Team/Driver/s?
    Jordan / Minardi / Alonso but I respect all drivers

    Favourite F1 track/s
    Monaco / Valencia / Singapore / Brazil

    This season’s goal?
    Multiple podiums

    Other Hobbies interests?
    LFC, gaming, drums, astronomy, concerts, movies, Tv shows

    Meat or Veg?
    Both

    Red Wine/White Wine or Beer?
    Beer or Bulmers... hmmm Bulmers

    Gym or Couch?
    Summer Gym, winter Couch

    Worlds sexiest woman (or man) is?
    Fiona Hendley

    Do you have a real world car/license?
    Yes

    Anything else you want us to know?
    I have recurring dreams I'm back at school sitting my final exams without any preparation, whats that all about?
     
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  9. Where do you live?
    Bridgend, South Wales.

    Working or studying?
    Short term working.

    Number of years playing racing games?
    Since Mariokart on the SNES.

    What other race sims do you play now?
    Sometimes Forza 4.

    Type of wheel or controller?
    Madcatz Wireless Wheel.

    Down force High or Low?
    High.

    Wet races good or bad?
    Terrible.

    Favourite Team/Driver/s?
    Williams, Mclaren. Alonso, Webber.

    Favourite F1 track/s
    Japan, Silverstone, Brazil.

    This season’s goal?
    Not to get lapped, much.

    Other Hobbies interests?
    American Football.

    Meat or Veg?
    Both.

    Red Wine/White Wine or Beer?
    Beer.

    Gym or Couch?
    Gym, then couch.

    Worlds sexiest woman (or man) is?
    Penelope Cruz.

    Do you have a real world car/license?
    A license but no car.

    Anything else you want us to know?
    Nope...
     
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  10. Where do you live?
    Glenrothes, Scotland

    Working or studying?
    Working - Music Store Manager and Repairs Tech

    Number of years playing racing games?
    Must be about 10 years? Picked up Grand Prix Legends from a car boot sale when I was about 12

    What other race sims do you play now?
    Nothing at the moment. Played Forza 4 and Horizon though.

    Type of wheel or controller?
    Standard Xbox Controller (Tomb Raider edition, to be exact!)

    Down force High or Low?
    High

    Wet races good or bad?
    Good to watch, bad to race!

    Favourite Team/Driver/s?
    Any one but Vettel

    Favourite F1 track/s
    Albert Park, probably

    This season’s goal?
    Finish in the top 8

    Other Hobbies interests?
    Music, playing bass, farting.

    Meat or Veg?
    Meat

    Red Wine/White Wine or Beer?
    Dr Pepper

    Gym or Couch?
    Who's Gym?

    Worlds sexiest woman (or man) is?
    Girl who works in New Look in the same shopping centre as my store... I call her the Cookie from New Look-ie

    Do you have a real world car/license?
    Nope. 2014 here I come!

    Anything else you want us to know?
    Don't stand downwind. I've warned you.
     
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  11. Calum McLure

    Calum McLure
    Did ye, aye? Premium Member

    Drivers Profile
    Where do you live?
    Glasgow(east end), Scotland

    Working or studying?
    Both! Royal Mail :cry::cry::cry: and Applied Science :D:D:D

    Number of years playing racing games?
    About 13-14 years I think, remember a couple of F1 games on the PS1.

    What other race sims do you play now?
    Game Stock Car, Formula Truck and rFactor 2.

    Type of wheel or controller?
    Fanatec CSR

    Down force High or Low?
    Low, start off high and see how low I can get it.

    Wet races good or bad?
    nein nein nein

    Favourite Team/Driver/s?
    Gordon Shedden, Lewis Hamilton & Tom Kristensen
    McLaren & Audi Sport

    Favourite F1 track/s
    COTA, Monaco, Suzuka

    Other Hobbies interests?
    Football, buying a s**t ton of PC games and never playing them.

    Meat or Veg?
    Meat! of most kinds...I was pissed off they were chucking away all that horse meat s**t in the shops, I'd of took it! Veg as well but needs to be a 3:1 ratio on the plate at the least :D

    Red Wine/White Wine or Beer?
    Beer but Guinness FTW

    Gym or Couch?
    Couch, got a free gym pass from DoE at college, not decided whether I'm actually going to use it or not though :unsure: probably should

    Worlds sexiest woman (or man) is?
    No one springs to mind, tend not to be that fussy :whistling:

    Do you have a real world car/license?
    Not yet! Can't be arsed with the theory :(
     
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  12. Drivers Profile
    Where do you live?
    London, Croydon

    Working or studying?
    Both

    Number of years playing racing games?
    4 years, F1 2010-2013

    What other race sims do you play now?
    Forza

    Type of wheel or controller?
    Madcatz wireless racing wheel

    Down force High or Low?
    Low

    Wet races good or bad?
    Good

    Favourite Team/Driver/s?
    Ferrari / Massa Hulkenberg Bianchi

    Favourite F1 track/s
    All except Monaco

    This season’s goal?
    Become a double World Champion

    Other Hobbies interests?
    Watching Anime, Tv shows, Arsenal, Astronomy, Music
    Meat or Veg?
    Both

    Red Wine/White Wine or Beer?
    Uhm I nothing about these prob

    Gym or Couch?
    Never been to a gym, I still look as good as hell

    Worlds sexiest woman (or man) is?
    Megan Good

    Do you have a real world car/license?
    Nope

    Anything else you want us to know?
    Shy as hell when it comes to girls...help is needed
     
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  13. Rob

    Rob
    XBO: OctoberDusk06 Premium Member

    Drivers Profile
    Where do you live?
    Greenville, NC, USA

    Working or studying?
    Working

    Number of years playing racing games?
    1 1/2

    What other race sims do you play now?
    Race Pro

    Type of wheel or controller?
    Fanatec CSR w/ low-end Fanatec pedals

    Down force High or Low?
    Mid

    Wet races good or bad?
    Bad

    Favourite Team/Driver/s?
    All Time? Nigel Mansell
    Now? Kimi-Matias Räikkönen

    Favourite F1 track/s
    Spa

    This season’s goal?
    To score a point

    Other Hobbies interests?
    Drumming, Porn, U.S. History

    Meat or Veg?
    Meat

    Red Wine/White Wine or Beer?
    Don't Drink

    Gym or Couch?
    Couch

    Worlds sexiest woman (or man) is?
    XXX? Jane Darling (Jane)
    Everyday Celebrity?
    British: Rosie Huntington-Whiteley (http://wallpaperzone.biz/wp-content/uploads/2013/08/Rosie-Huntington-Whiteley-wallpaper2.jpg)
    American: Roller Girl from Boogie Nights, Heather Graham (http://3.bp.blogspot.com/-98Q3OLSgbMk/TtzvCX8zY1I/AAAAAAAAM2M/kRwWTTeksXA/s1600/Heather+Graham+25.jpg)
    German: Heidi Klum (http://www.masalaflicks.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/08/Heidi-Klum-Topless-Stills-17.jpg)

    Do you have a real world car/license?
    yes

    Anything else you want us to know?
    C'mon man. Where is "favorite band?" (Rush)
     
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  14. Steve Lambert

    Steve Lambert
    I hate not getting pole

    Drivers Profile
    Where do you live?
    County Durham

    Working or studying?
    Working

    Number of years playing racing games?
    Started with F12011

    What other race sims do you play now?
    None

    Type of wheel or controller?
    Madcatz

    Down force High or Low?
    High

    Wet races good or bad?
    Don't mind, won't finish anyway

    Favourite Team/Driver/s?
    Alonso, Hamiltion etc

    Favourite F1 track/s
    Spa

    This season’s goal?
    Realistic is a top 10 finish

    Other Hobbies interests?
    Wish I had the time

    Meat or Veg?
    Both

    Red Wine/White Wine or Beer?
    White wine, Vodka, Guest beers

    Gym or Couch?
    Couch

    Worlds sexiest woman (or man) is?
    My god dam sexy wife

    Do you have a real world car/license?
    Yes

    Anything else you want us to know?
    Not a lot to know. Maybe you will want to get to know me more if I win the league
     
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  15. Where do you live?
    Manchester | Stockport

    Working or studying?
    Working

    Number of years playing racing games?
    7+

    What other race sims do you play now?
    RacePro

    Type of wheel or controller?
    MS Wheel

    Down force High or Low?
    High

    Wet races good or bad?
    Good

    Favourite Team/Driver/s?
    Drivers
    Old - Alesi | Current - Alonso
    Team - Has to be Sir Frank's one

    Favourite F1 track/s
    Hungaroring

    This season’s goal?
    Podium Podium Podium

    Other Hobbies interests?
    Hardcore photography nut with far too may body's and lenses. Il have enough for a museum soon.

    Meat or Veg?
    Meat

    Red Wine/White Wine or Beer?
    Black stuff in the Winter, the apples in Summer

    Gym or Couch?
    Gym

    Worlds sexiest woman (or man) is?
    Love to say my other half, but if Stacey Dooley came knocking...

    Do you have a real world car/license?
    Aye

    Anything else you want us to know?
     
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  16. Where do you live?
    Suburbs of Chicago, Illinois.

    Working or studying?
    College, soon to be looking for a job.

    Number of years playing racing games?
    I'm not counting Need for Speed and similar games, so only two years.

    What other race sims do you play now?
    Forza, if you consider that a sim.

    Type of wheel or controller?
    Wireless Madcatz wheel.

    Down force High or Low?
    Medium-low in 2013

    Wet races good or bad?
    Good.

    Favourite Team/Driver/s?
    Red Bull/Webber

    Favourite F1 track/s
    I don't have one.

    This season’s goal?
    Realistically: finish in the points in every race. Unrealistically: finish top five in a race.

    Other Hobbies interests?
    Guitar/bass, American football

    Meat or Veg?
    Both

    Red Wine/White Wine or Beer?
    Tequila

    Gym or Couch?
    Both

    Worlds sexiest woman (or man) is?
    There are too many to name just one.

    Do you have a real world car/license?
    A normal license and car, not a racing one.

    Anything else you want us to know?
    No.
     
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  17. Where do you live?
    UK - Newcastle Upon Tyne

    Working or studying?
    Working

    Number of years playing racing games?
    2009 - PGR4, F1 2010, 2011, 2012 and then 2013

    What other race sims do you play now?
    Forza 4 - if the missus would allow me a gaming PC then this list would be longer

    Type of wheel or controller?
    Fanatec CSR

    Down force High or Low?
    High

    Wet races good or bad?
    Good

    Favourite Team/Driver/s?
    BrawnGP - Alonso

    Favourite F1 track/s
    Dislike Melbourne and China. Love the rest

    This season’s goal?
    2nd consecutive Championship - Don't feel too confident this year with the other drivers I will be on the tarmac with :S
    2nd consecutive constructers - We can do it Mark!

    Other Hobbies interests?
    Watching any for of motorsport (2 or 4 wheel)
    Snooker

    Meat or Veg?
    Both please
    Red Wine/White Wine or Beer?
    The amber nectar
    Gym or Couch?
    Gym when the sun is out
    Worlds sexiest woman (or man) is?
    Is this the section where I have to put the other half?
    Do you have a real world car/license?
    Yes - 10 points for the person who can guess the car
    Anything else you want us to know?
    No
     
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  18. Where do you live?
    St. Petersburg, Russia
    Working or studying?
    Working
    Number of years playing racing games?
    10+
    What other race sims do you play now?
    Race Pro(just a little), Forza 3-4, F1 2013
    Type of wheel or controller?
    Forza - Xbox pad
    F1 - Madcatz
    Down force High or Low?
    F1 2011 - high, F1 2012 - low, F1 2013 - med
    Wet races good or bad?
    Good, more intresting)
    Favourite Team/Driver/s?
    Mercedes/Kimi
    Favourite F1 track/s
    Spa, Suzuka,Nurburgring(old Skool;))
    This season’s goal?
    Finished in top free
    Other Hobbies interests?
    Music, motorsport
    Meat or Veg?
    Meat
    Red Wine/White Wine or Beer?
    Beer!
    Gym or Couch?
    Couch!
    Worlds sexiest woman (or man) is?
    Téa Leoni
    Do you have a real world car/license?
    Yes
    Anything else you want us to know?
    From Russia with LOVE!
     
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  19. Where do you live?
    -Sheboygan, Wisconsin, United States of America

    Working or studying?
    -Working, and then hopefully going back to studying.

    Number of years playing racing games?
    -Started with NASCAR 1998, NFS Hot Pursuit, Grand Tourismo, and other games of that era, so I would say mid to late 90's was when I started.

    What other race sims do you play now?
    -Richard Burns rally from time to time, and soon to be Project CARS I hope.

    Type of wheel or controller?
    -Fanatec CSR

    Down force High or Low?
    -Depends on the track, Low right now for most circuits as I like to have my car a little bit oversteery...if that is a word.

    Wet races good or bad?
    -Good for me, I have always done well in them.

    Favourite Team/Driver/s?
    -Lotus, I always liked BAR and Toyota as well. Romain Grosjean and Kimi Raikkonen.

    Favourite F1 track/s
    -Catalunya, as I have always gotten along well there.

    This season’s goal?
    -Help my teammate get a WDC and WCC. And a few quality podiums and possibly a win.

    Other Hobbies interests?
    - I play soccer a lot and am involved in a league just about every day of the year. Also, I compete in off-road racing during the late spring to end of summer months, which is where I will be using my 4 dropped results! :D

    Meat or Veg?
    -GIVE ME MEAT!

    Red Wine/White Wine or Beer?
    -Beers, beers, and more beers.

    Gym or Couch?
    -What about a couch in a gym? Is that an option?

    Worlds sexiest woman (or man) is?
    -Alex Morgan, Natalie Portman, and Emma Stone.

    Do you have a real world car/license? \
    -Sure do, but sometimes I think I shouldn't

    Anything else you want us to know?
    -.........
     
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  20. Drivers Profile
    Where do you live?
    In the biggest city of the world

    Working or studying?
    Working

    Number of years playing racing games?
    I remember playing Indy car 98

    What other race sims do you play now?
    None

    Type of wheel or controller?
    Pad (hate it)

    Down force High or Low?
    Whatever makes me go a bit faster

    Wet races good or bad?
    Good to see, bad to drive

    Favourite Team/Driver/s?
    Sauber, Alonso and Perez

    Favourite F1 track/s
    To watch on TV: Monaco, Monza, Suzuka
    To drive: Spa, Turkey (when it was on the calendar), Monza, Canada

    This season’s goal?
    not been the last place

    Other Hobbies interests?
    Soccer, football, baseball. Party, Music.

    Meat or Veg?
    Meat

    Red Wine/White Wine or Beer?
    Both 3 mix + tequila and drink it in one shot xD

    Gym or Couch?
    Sometimes gym and sometines couch

    Worlds sexiest woman (or man) is?
    Kaley cuoco
    Nanna bryndís hilmarsdóttir
    Cobie smulders

    Do you have a real world car/license?
    Yeap, In mexico almos everyone can get one lol

    Anything else you want us to know?
    I love you all lol
     
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