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GT3 Club @ Sebring International Raceway - Sat 22nd March

Discussion in 'rFactor 2 Racing Club & Leagues' started by Daiman Patel, Mar 13, 2014.

  1. Daiman Patel

    Daiman Patel
    RedShift Racing Staff Premium Member

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    Following the success of the first GT3 Club event, at Spa-Francorchamps, this special event at Sebring International Raceway is poised to be an absolute classic. This hour-long event will give you the opportunity to experience 1/12 of the famous '12 Hours of Sebring', which takes place the week before this event on Saturday, 15th March 2014.

    Event Details:
    Track: Download

    Choose your poison on the day, and feel free to switch between cars during the practice session. You will have the following to choose from:
    • Audi R8 (LMS & Ultra version)
    • Ferrari F458
    • Ferrari F430
    • Mercedes SLS AMG GT3
    • McLaren MP4-12C GT3
    • Porsche 997 GT3-R
    • BMW Z4 GT3
    • Aston Martin V12 Vantage GT3
    • Nissan Nismo GT-R GT3
    • Lamborghini Gallardo LP600+

    MOD: Download
    Road condition: Rubber on track were possible
    Tyre wear: Normal
    Fuel use: 1x (pit-stops will NOT be mandatory)
    Mechanical failure: Time scaled

    Traction control:
    ABS: None / Low
    Auto-clutch: Allowed
    Auto-shift: Allowed

    18:30 GMT
    Qualifying: 19:30 GMT - 5 laps (1 out-lap, 3 timed laps - quickest used, 1 in-lap) [no Parc Fermé]
    Warm up: 20:00 GMT - 15 minutes
    Race: 20:15 GMT - formation lap + 60 minutes [rolling start - double file]

    Server password: click here
    Racing rules: click here

    Sign up list :
    1. Daiman Patel
    2. Rui F. Martins
    3. Rupe Wilson
    4. Andrew Ford
    5. Ricardo Edelmann
    6. Frederic Schornstein
    7. David O'Reilly
    8. Rene Riderer
    9. Simon Christmann
    10. Dave Wild
    11. Richard Hill
    12. Gijs van Elderen
    13. Jordy Bonnet
    14. Theo van den Brink
    15. Alen Pecanin
    16. Calum McLure
    17. Stefan Woudenberg
    18. Davy Vandevenne
    19. Andy Vandevelde
    20. Anestis Genidouniaoglou
    21. Rob Milliken
    22. Driver
    23. Driver
    24. Driver
    25. Driver
    26. Driver
    27. Driver
    28. Driver
    29. Driver
    Updated with link to cars (for those who do not yet have the mod)

    Last edited by a moderator: Mar 22, 2014
  2. Daiman Patel

    Daiman Patel
    RedShift Racing Staff Premium Member

  3. Rui F. Martins

    Rui F. Martins
    Premium Member

    sign me up please ;)
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  4. Rupe Wilson

    Rupe Wilson
    Keep Yoga real Premium Member

    Going to give it another shot hopefully my back is is better shape :whistling:

    sign me up please :thumbsup:
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  5. Andrew Ford

    Andrew Ford
    Premium Member

    Sign me up please !
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  6. Ricardo Edelmann

    Ricardo Edelmann
    Lights out, Spot on! Premium Member

    Why do you tag me @Daiman Patel?;D You don't have to ask me:D I'm in!:D
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  7. Bjorn de Haas

    Bjorn de Haas
    Premium Member

    gotta love to, but have no pedals atm. So i cant race:(:(:(
  8. Frederic Schornstein

    Frederic Schornstein
    TXL Racing Premium Member

    Yes, what else? :D
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  9. Andrew Ford

    Andrew Ford
    Premium Member

    porsche this time!
  10. David O'Reilly

    David O'Reilly
    A bad quali means I can go forwards in the race.

    I;m in
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  11. sign me up please
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  12. Will we see a Porsche Cup?
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  13. Ricardo Edelmann

    Ricardo Edelmann
    Lights out, Spot on! Premium Member

    Think about the hitbox of the porsche... it's about 0.5m wider as the car itself... we should think about taking the porsche out... Even if the Porsche fits me best...

    We had some collisions while trying out the mod... and it's not possible to race close to the porsche...
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  14. Dave Wild

    Dave Wild
    Premium Member

    I'll give it a go but I'll need to put in some serious practice and still need plenty of help :unsure:
    Am I at a disadvantage with not having a clutch pedal, I'm thinking mainly about saving spins, or is it just a lack of talent :)
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  15. Daiman Patel

    Daiman Patel
    RedShift Racing Staff Premium Member

    When the server is setup (hopefully this weekend) feel free to join us online - there will often be guys on, especially during the evenings - and we would be more than happy to help you with driving tips and tricks for these cars, as well as setups (many are happy to share). :thumbsup: And join us on TS throughout the week for a whole load of pre-race fun, and we'll try to give you a hand! :D

    Not having a clutch is not a disadvantage - auto clutch is perfectly fine, and is allowed, as well as auto shifting, traction control, and low ABS (if you wish to use these aids). Ultimately these will provide some assistance in preventing spins. And spinning in these cars is almost certainly not down to a lack of talent; we have all done it - they are difficult cars to control at first, but once you've tamed the beast they are absolutely fantastic and great fun to drive. :ninja:;)
    Last edited: Mar 14, 2014
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  16. Gijs van Elderen

    Gijs van Elderen
    Premium Member

    The cars have abs and tc. You can use it. They do in real life.
    The clutch is only necessary at the start. You can assign a button for it.
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  17. Richard Hill

    Richard Hill

    Sign me up please I think I have the right mod for cars but will see when the server is up. Not race Sebring for a long time and like the track
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  18. Daiman Patel

    Daiman Patel
    RedShift Racing Staff Premium Member

    Yup, Sebring is good fun. If you don't have the correct mod then don't worry - hopefully we will have sorted a download location by then! :thumbsup:
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  19. Dave Wild

    Dave Wild
    Premium Member

    Thanks for the advice Daiman & Gijs. If auto clutch is OK I'll have to tame my right foot on corner exit :) I have been using TC @ medium and ABS @ low during off line practice while I try to decide which car to use.
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  20. Gijs van Elderen

    Gijs van Elderen
    Premium Member

    Sign up! :thumbsup:
    I tried the Mclaren again. I think it's on wet tires by default. Once on slicks it's was a blast to drive the car. I did my fastest lap with it. :cool:
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