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GP2 2011 @ Hockenheim - Sunday 15th January 2011

Discussion in 'rFactor 2 Racing Club & Leagues' started by Lee Palmer, Jan 11, 2012.

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    Server Name: RACEDEPT.COM GP2
    Mod: F1-S-R GP2 2011 (V2.0)
    Track: Hockenheim, Germany

    20:00 GMT: Practice
    20:20 GMT: Qualification
    20:30 GMT: Warm-up
    20:35 GMT: Race (2 X 20 Minutes, Formation lap with Standing start)

    Server password: click here
    Racing rules: click here
    Live Timing: Click Here

    Extra Notes


    •Formation lap will take place at 100 Mph tops. Weaving is allowed however no brake tests and no burnouts. Stopping on the formation lap is not allowed.
    •Chatting of any kind during Qualifying and the Race is strictly prohibited. There is no need to say sorry/thanks/pitting/leaving pits/etc. Anything that needs to be said can wait until after the session.
    •Licensed Members are encouraged to share images, videos and race reports in this thread.
    •If you feel you were wronged in any way during an event and wish to report the incident, simply send the event organiser a private message. Please include a description of the incident along with a video. Do not post reports/accusations in the thread itself - negativity and anger gets us nowhere.To sign up simply state below.

    Sign-up list:
    1. Brad Wrenn
    2. Kyle Puttifer
    3. Bruno Sousa Ferreira
    4. Ivan Mills
    5. Martin Bulgin
    6. Valerio Vinassa
    7. Stuart Gillard
    8. Adrian Holm
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  2. Sign me up please.:)
     
  3. Kyle Puttifer

    Kyle Puttifer
    @ Simberia @Simberia

    Sign me up.
     
  4. Bruno Sousa Ferreira

    Bruno Sousa Ferreira
    Strategy Mister!

    you have to be joking Lee, you put my favourite track after Rfactor 2 has come out.......:)
    going to think about this for a bit, but most likely I'll do this event.
     
  5. Kyle Puttifer

    Kyle Puttifer
    @ Simberia @Simberia

    Well I'll hopefully be racing Formula Renault on Thursday, so no clashes for me. :D
     
  6. Bruno Sousa Ferreira

    Bruno Sousa Ferreira
    Strategy Mister!

    put me down Lee :)
     
  7. I plan on being there, so sign me up Please:)

    did a few laps yesterday and im hovering in the low 22's atm
     
  8. Martin Bulgin

    Martin Bulgin
    Premium Member

    Sign me up please
     
  9. Valerio Vinassa

    Valerio Vinassa
    PrestoGP Veteran

    Sign me Lee please:)
     
  10. Servers up guys
     
  11. Stuart Gillard

    Stuart Gillard
    Premium Member

    Can you sign me up for this please ... I'm in as it stands now, thanks.

    Stu
     
  12. Stuart Gillard

    Stuart Gillard
    Premium Member

    Best from me so far around here is a 1:22.733 ... don't know how that will stack up, find out shortly I guess.

    Stu
     
  13. Sign me up!
     
  14. Kyle Puttifer

    Kyle Puttifer
    @ Simberia @Simberia

    Might not be there tonight, car handling is very inconsistent, not sure what's wrong. Turn 1 is just plain stupid.
    I don't really like Tilke-heim anyway, we would have been better off with the old layout. :D
     
  15. Hope I'm not too late I'd like to run please
     
  16. Not going to be able to make it....wife sprung a honey do list. Good luck all.
     
  17. Kyle Puttifer

    Kyle Puttifer
    @ Simberia @Simberia

    Done a 1:21.917 - probably the first ever lap of Tilkeheim that I've actually enjoyed. Felt pretty fast.
    Stadium is awesome - with the positive camber on each of the corners, the car's turn in is amazing.
     
  18. Bruno Sousa Ferreira

    Bruno Sousa Ferreira
    Strategy Mister!

    Bloody disconnect ruined my second race :(, Fun as always see you next time.
     
  19. Kyle Puttifer

    Kyle Puttifer
    @ Simberia @Simberia

    Q1: Got nabbed right at the end by Mills, started 2nd.
    R1: Got past him with a daring move into turn 1. Built up a 10 or so second gap to Gillard behind (not sure what happened to Mills) and from then on it was a calm, controlled drive to the flag. I WON!!!! I savoured the victory lap, you should have seen the amount of fist pumping, with a Vettel finger at the end...
    First RD victory felt absolutely amazing, and I didn't have dominant pace like in Road America, so that made it even sweeter.
    Q2: 2nd again
    R2: Got Ivan off the start, although he pulled over to the inside very sharply to prevent me from diving up the inside at turn 1, (seriously, who overtakes there? :p hint: I do) and then I was lapping similar pace to him until the end when a few cockups put him within a second or two. Penultimate lap, I'd (fairly) fought off one manoeuvre into the hairpin, but coming out we collided and both lost some bits. I pulled over to the inside, puzzled as to how he was going to overtake into a flat-out right hander, so I was hoping to say to him "No, don't try it", but I pulled over too much. I coasted to victory without a front wing, but I didn't want any congrats as I didn't deserve the win. I may have been able to hold him off but I ended up taking him out. Truly sorry mate, that could have been a great battle.
    Overall, ecstatic for a double victory, especially the first, but not proud of the second. And to think, a few hours ago I was considering not racing at all. :p
    Thanks to Lee, RD, and everyone who raced, with my sincerest apologies to Ivan.
     
  20. Valerio Vinassa

    Valerio Vinassa
    PrestoGP Veteran

    not much to say about race1 I finished in 3td but only first 3 or 4 laps together then some people spin and gained position but lonely race in RACE 2 great and beautiful battles with Martin 20min of intense fight, thanks mate a pleasure this race.
    Congratulation Kyle Ivan and Stuart really quickly guys:).

    Thanks Lee and RD for event