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EU HistorX GTTC-A1 @ Mid Ohio - Tuesday 29th November 2016

Discussion in 'rFactor Racing Club & Leagues' started by Denis Betty, Nov 25, 2016.

Added to Calendar: 29-11-16
  1. Denis Betty

    Denis Betty
    Monkey's B Staff Premium Member

    A1MidOhio 1.jpg
    If you are a fan of oldschool racing with vintage cars from the 50's, 60's and 70's this is the club race to join.
    All premium members can sign up for this event and we have unlimited slots available so make sure to bring a friend. Sign up below and make sure to tag fellow community members who you think are up for a challenge!
    Join us
    Not a premium member yet but interested to race with our group of friendly drivers? Click here for more information and learn how you can participate as well. See you on track?!

    Server Name:
    RACEDEPARTMENT.COM
    Server and Teamspeak Password: click here
    Racing Club Rules: click here


    Cars:
    GTTC-A1
    Specs for all of the cars in the mod are available HERE

    Track: Mid Ohio (With chicane)

    Pit box allocation: Download


    Race 1
    Practice start time:
    GMT 19:00 (20 mins)
    Qualification start time: GMT 19:20 (10 mins free laps)
    Race start time: GMT 19:35 (12 laps)

    Race 2
    practice start time:
    GMT 20:00 (20 mins)
    Qualification start time: GMT 20:20 (10 mins free laps)
    Race start time: GMT 20:35 (12 laps)

    Entry List
    1. Denis Betty
    2. Stig Bidstrup
    3. Victor Jimenez
    4. Stuart Thomson
    5. Yves Larose
    6. Hans Sneep
    7. T_rac3
    8. Allan Ramsbottom
    9. Joe Cannarozzo
    10. Luca Bernacchini
    11. Ross McGregor (R1)
    12. Knut Omdal Tveito
    13. Jack Smith (maybe)
    14. Gundars
    15. Free slot
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  2. Denis Betty

    Denis Betty
    Monkey's B Staff Premium Member

    Please remember, the focus of club events here at RD is FUN. It's not all about winning, so don't feel you have to go with the fastest available car for each race. There are plenty of great cars in this class, so let's mix it up a little and drive something that may not be an obvious first choice. Please do your best to join us on TeamSpeak and help to build a little community spirit!
     
  3. Stig Bidstrup

    Stig Bidstrup
    Blip ! The Throttle Premium Member

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  4. Victor Jimenez

    Victor Jimenez
    Premium Member

    Sing me up, please :)
     
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  5. Stuart Thomson

    Stuart Thomson
    The Stoat Without Fear ™ Premium Member

    Challenge accepted - No Alfa or Cortina for me this week :ninja:

    Sign ups pls :thumbsup:
     
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  6. Denis Betty

    Denis Betty
    Monkey's B Staff Premium Member

    Well, the Elan & Alpine are usually quicker, but I know what you mean. I'll join you in the Jag then? ;)
     
  7. Yves Larose

    Yves Larose
    Premium Member

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  8. Stuart Thomson

    Stuart Thomson
    The Stoat Without Fear ™ Premium Member

    Ive been having a go in those thinking they were slower due to their handling quirks.
     
    Last edited: Nov 26, 2016
  9. Hans Sneep

    Hans Sneep
    Premium Member

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  10. T_rac3

    T_rac3
    Premium Member

    Hi @Denis Betty,
    Sign me UP, please.
    And a question. Can I join TS but without mic? I can't talk because the races are a little late here and my family is usualy going to sleep approx at that time.
    Thank you!
     
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  11. Denis Betty

    Denis Betty
    Monkey's B Staff Premium Member

    Yes, please join us on TS. One reason for being on TS is that we can tell others about any accidents etc. Sometimes, one driver may tell another guy not to wait - if he feels that he lost control of his own car or something. Also, you can type any reply (in game or on TS) but not in qualli/race sessions (RD rules). The aim is, that you kinda get to know the guys you race with a little better. Hopefully, we all become a group of buddies and look forward to meeting up. :)
     
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  12. Denis Betty

    Denis Betty
    Monkey's B Staff Premium Member

    They may be slower for us mere mortals, but I'm pretty sure that they normally produce the quickest times. The Elan is a bit willful under braking, unless you run with max coast setting on the diff. I posted a set in the HistorX setups thread and Yves has posted one also.
     
  13. Stuart Thomson

    Stuart Thomson
    The Stoat Without Fear ™ Premium Member

    Understood - I'll hold off them then - Jag ahoy!
     
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  14. Allan Ramsbottom

    Allan Ramsbottom
    i canny increase the speed captain.. Premium Member

    @Denis Betty
    ooohh yes...
    [​IMG]..:);):thumbsup:..
    i too will take a slower car..
     
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  15. Joe Cannarozzo

    Joe Cannarozzo
    Premium Member

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  16. Denis Betty

    Denis Betty
    Monkey's B Staff Premium Member

  17. Luca Bernacchini

    Luca Bernacchini
    Premium Member

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    Tonight I read a chat from @Allan Ramsbottom that asked about to start from the back for the first four of the first heat.
    I was thinking more or less the same thing: why not to run heat 1 with normal quali and heat two with a reverse grid based on heat 1 results?
    As you said, it is just for fun...
     
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  18. Ross McGregor

    Ross McGregor
    Premium Member

    Race 1. Mid-Ohio is awesome.

    Edit: I'll take my freshly-painted Alpine too, handling quirks and all! (Thanks Thommo!)
     
  19. Denis Betty

    Denis Betty
    Monkey's B Staff Premium Member

    I think i'm correct in saying, that most of the guys who quallify in the middle or back of the grid, wouldn't vote for that. A few of the guys have told me, that as the quicker guys are passing them, it can sometimes upset their rhythm a bit. I could be wrong, if you guys wanna vote on it, we can start a thread with an open vote?
     
  20. Stuart Thomson

    Stuart Thomson
    The Stoat Without Fear ™ Premium Member

    Errrr...:unsure:...no you won't, mate. The Alpine I painted is the 1100, ie GTTC A0 class... I haven't done the 1600's (A1) yet.

    Sorry to piss on your chips Rossco. :(