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EU Lotus 98T @ Hermanos Rodriguez 1988 - Sunday October 25th 2015

Discussion in 'Assetto Corsa Racing Club & Leagues' started by Lorenzo Bonder, Oct 18, 2015.

Added to Calendar: 25-10-15
  1. Lorenzo Bonder

    Lorenzo Bonder
    #forçaChape Staff

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    This Sunday we're bringing back the retro with iconic 1986 Louts 98T and we are placing this car at the Mexican track of Hermanos Rodriguez, the old layout pre-F1 2015, keeping the old school racing rocking!

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    Cars: Lotus 98T

    Track: Hermanos Rodriguez 1988 (download here)
    Track Conditions: 95% grip (normally improving)

    Booking: no - Pickup Mode
    Practice: 17:00 GMT (45 minutes)
    Qualifying: 17:45 GMT (15 minutes)
    Race: 18:00 GMT (24 laps)

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    2. Tommi Saari
    3. Tobias Röhner
    4. Rudolph Maré
    5. Matyas Kone
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    Last edited: Oct 25, 2015
  2. Ryan

    Ryan
    "Racing amuses me" - Enzo Ferrari Premium Member

    I won't promise I won't exit every corner backwards but why not? I'm in.
     
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  3. Tobias Röhner

    Tobias Röhner
    Germany's greatest Indycar Fan. Staff Premium Member

    In!
     
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  4. Tommi Saari

    Tommi Saari
    Moving chicane Premium Member

    Yes, please!
     
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  5. Lorenzo Bonder

    Lorenzo Bonder
    #forçaChape Staff

    Added to the list!
     
  6. Ricoow

    Ricoow
    420 Premium Member

    Exactly what you wanted right? :p
     
  7. Tobias Röhner

    Tobias Röhner
    Germany's greatest Indycar Fan. Staff Premium Member

    Yup. Thought you might have had something to do with this. I VERY much appreciate the track choice also.
     
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  8. kedy89

    kedy89
    Premium Member

    Maybe. Hope I'm back home in time for this.
     
  9. Tommi Saari

    Tommi Saari
    Moving chicane Premium Member

    This track is bumpier than any stage at thousand lakes rally. I'm pretty sure those brake bumps are a bit over done. Yet to find good period on board footage.
    Giant challege to keep that turbo rocket on track and find the smoothest line around that paved field. I had to bring out formula abarth to learn the track :).
     
  10. Sign me in provisionally. I'm not sure I'll have time to learn the track or get used to the car. I have last driven the 98T when it was just released, and back then it was pretty hard to keep it on track. Especially in 100% boost mode, which gives you maybe 2 or 3 laps before your engine blows :).

    People who raced these back in the day must have had balls of steel.
     
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  11. Tobias Röhner

    Tobias Röhner
    Germany's greatest Indycar Fan. Staff Premium Member

    We should be finishing this race right before the F1 cars start in Texas. Should be a good warmup!
     
  12. Tobias Röhner

    Tobias Röhner
    Germany's greatest Indycar Fan. Staff Premium Member

    I'm probably gonna be a bit late, but I hope I can make it in time for the race...
     
  13. Matyas Kone

    Matyas Kone
    Matyas_k

    count me in but I never was on this track... :)
     
  14. Lorenzo Bonder

    Lorenzo Bonder
    #forçaChape Staff

    Server is up folks. Vote twice for next session to get to practice when Official Practice starts!
     
  15. Fred Locklear

    Fred Locklear
    Moving bollard Premium Member

    I'll give it a try. Never driven the track and I'll just try to stay out of the way if I suck.
     
  16. Matyas Kone

    Matyas Kone
    Matyas_k

    guys I can't join my laptop is crashed and I have to fix till tomorrow morning, so sorry.
    next time
     
  17. kedy89

    kedy89
    Premium Member

    sorry guys, came home just now. Hope you had a blast :thumbsup:
     
  18. Tommi Saari

    Tommi Saari
    Moving chicane Premium Member

    Personal goal achieved, lost it four times but kept it off the armco. I think I deserve a beer.
     
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  19. Fred Locklear

    Fred Locklear
    Moving bollard Premium Member

    It was kinda fun. I almost felt like I was cheating because I had ABS and TC on, but I thought it was better to do that than do donuts in the infield grass all race long :).