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HistorX Little Bugger Week @ Cadwell Park - Tue 26th August 2014

Discussion in 'rFactor Racing Club' started by Yves Larose, Aug 22, 2014.

  1. Yves Larose

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    Server name: RACEDEPARTMENT.COM HistorX
    Class /Cars: GTTC A0
    Austin Healey sprite Sebring '58

    Track: Cadwell Park 3.974 Km ( Download )
    Unpack the Mega download file and place the Locations folder of rfactor where the .exe sits
    HistorX\rFactor\GameData\Locations
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    Pit box allocation: (Download)
    As you may of see through the week the pit boxes were shared with this download this will sort out the problem back up you original as you will you need it to get on regular server.
    To install unpack and drop into you main rfactor/HistorX folder were the exe sits.

    See Main Forum for Official Race Time Clock

    Race 1: Cadwell Park 3.974 Km
    practice start time
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    GMT 19:00 (20 mins)
    Qualification start time: GMT 19:20 10 mins free laps
    Race start time: GMT 19:30 (12 laps)
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    Race 2: Cadwell Park 3.974 Km

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

    Note 1: Only default liveries or the liveries that come with the mod please
    Note 2: Over the week you will need to drive the car that the event is set with even if other cars are available when you log on the server.
    Note 3: To sign up, Tag me like this - @@Yves Larose or @@Jarek Kostowski Yes please
    this way we wont miss your sign up:)

    Racedepartment Calendar: Click here
    Server password: Click here
    Racing rules: Click here

    Entry List:
    1. Yves Larose
    2. Srinath Sundareswaran
    3. Jeff Lasecki
    4. Kris Vickers
    5. Sven-Arne Andersson
    6. Jarek Kostowski
    7. Hans Sneep
    8. Joe Cannarozzo
    9. Jack Smith
    10. Warren Schembri
    11. Allan Ramsbottom
    12. Frédéric Garnier
    13. Stig Bidstrup
    14. Driver
    15. Driver
    Rules:
    This is being held in our Club, using GTL Club Rules, and should be driven in that spirit.
    And it is not Touring cars !!!
    For info on HistorX 1.96 click below
    HistorX Mod Version 1.96
    HistorX Hints and Tips
    You can use the this to sign up with if you like just copy and paste

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    If you need to sign out we have that covered as well

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    UTP#15
     
    Last edited: Aug 26, 2014
  2. Sri Sri

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    Wow...can't wait...nice choice :thumbsup:....I think this should be exciting and even funny, what with these small cars

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  3. JeffL

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    Right on Brother, I hear ya, it's all good.

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  4. Kris Vickers

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  5. Sven-Arne Andersson

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  6. Hans Sneep

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  7. Joe Cannarozzo

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    @@Yves Larose [​IMG]
     
  8. Jack Smith

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  9. Warren Schembri

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    My first time driving the Historx mod. Going to be interesting :)
     
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  10. Kris Vickers

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    One thing to note, if you`re used to driving modern vehicles in racing sim's, you`ll more than likely damage your engine frequently! :)

    Seriously short shift in pretty much all vehicles in this mod and you will be safe.

    Do you know another 5 people that might like to join?? lol
     
  11. Quas

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    If you keep your revs at or 500rpm above the rpm-figure specified in the car selection screen (Power: xxxHP@xxxxRPM) at all times, there is no other reason to short-shift than lack of traction ;).
    For todays car the figure is 6500rpm, meaning you shouldn't go ever higher than 7000rpm in race (in quali & practice the engines can take more abuse!). Not on start, not when airborne and not when you spin... Not inbetween shifts so lift throttle accordingly!
    Also don't trust the shift-lights, they're a bit off on some cars.
    The danger of getting airborne is rather small in the Sprite, though :D.

    @Rupe Wilson @Yves Larose
    Maybe we should add a little note about the cars not having rev-limiters and where to check for the save shiftpoint to the initial post of each race?
     
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  12. Allan Ramsbottom

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  13. Hans Sneep

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    @Yves Larose
    Better to remove Note 2 Over the week you will need to drive any car you want for each race.
    Nice poster....... :)
     
  14. Yves Larose

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    thanks Hans to point that to me, i've simply reformulate Note 2 to fit the week theme ;)
     
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  15. Fred E Jay

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  16. Kris Vickers

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    Server is throwing up a Terrain.tdf missmatch???

    Track freshly downloaded from above link incase i missed an updsate but still not working.
     
  17. Fred E Jay

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    Same problem than Kris : Terrain.tdf missmatch...
    I have installed the track and pit order.
    The game works prefectly on solo mode.
    does anyone know where this mismatch comes from ?
     
  18. Quas

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    I just went on without downloading the track (have Cadwell for ages) and all is fine.
    Try this terrain.tdf if you got problems:
    https://www.sendspace.com/file/9bcws1

    Put it into the locations folder that your HGTTC install is using.
     
  19. Fred E Jay

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    Thank you Jarek, it works !!!
     
  20. Kris Vickers

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    Would it not make more sense to add that to the track file at the top for people, like myself, that didn`t have Cadwell before now?