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EU MX5 Cup @ Silverstone - Monday 11th July 2016

Discussion in 'Assetto Corsa Racing Club & Leagues' started by Tobias Röhner, Jul 4, 2016.

Added to Calendar: 11-07-16
  1. Tobias Röhner

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

    Keep up the momentum, brake late and hard. MX5 Cup racing!

    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!

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    RaceDepartment #2
    Cars: Mazda MX5 Cup
    Track: Silverstone GP

    Practice: 18:00GMT (30min)
    Qualifying 1: 18:30GMT(10min)
    Race 1: 18:40GMT (20min)
    Qualifying 2: 19:00GMT(10min)
    Race 2: 19:10GMT (20min)

    Entry List
    1. Tobias Röhner
    2. Geof
    3. BioForce
    4. speedyx56
    5. SakL
    6. RippedXFuel
    7. Marco Waechter
    8. Tommi Saari
    9. Andrew Harper
    10. Glaurung
    11. Enzo Fazzi
    12. 8 Bit Racer
    13. James Hemp
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    Last edited: Jul 11, 2016
  2. Tobias Röhner

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

    Half of the corners from Round 1 of the MX5 cup are already here. Don't miss it :)
  3. Geof

    I never lose. Either I win, or I learn. Staff Premium Member

    Yep, Sign me in, pls.
  4. BioForce

    no brain - no pain Premium Member

    Me too :) Cheers!
  5. speedyx56

    Premium Member

    Sign me in :)
  6. SakL

    Black flagged in a club race! Premium Member

    I'm in.
  7. RippedXFuel

    Premium Member

    Me too, please ;)
  8. Marco Waechter

    Marco Waechter
    Premium Member

    sign me in. (pc performance check for the upcoming league).
  9. Tommi Saari

    Tommi Saari
    Moving chicane Premium Member

    Sure, y not.
  10. Andrew Harper

    Andrew Harper
    Premium Member

    Should be home for this one, sign me up please.
  11. Glaurung

    Premium Member

    Sign me in, pls.
  12. Enzo Fazzi

    Enzo Fazzi
    Always sideways Premium Member

    Sign me up. :)
  13. Andrew Harper

    Andrew Harper
    Premium Member

    :laugh: well I'm OK on one half.
  14. 8 Bit Racer

    8 Bit Racer
    Premium Member

    I´m in :)
  15. James Hemp

    James Hemp
    Green Devils Racing

    yeah baby! more mx-5 fun! sign me up.
  16. Andrew Harper

    Andrew Harper
    Premium Member

    Just a bit too tired tonight and kept making silly mistakes, anyway still good practise.

    well done to the winners.
  17. onyour_6

    M.Whitby Premium Member

    i missed it again.
    Last edited: Jul 12, 2016
  18. speedyx56

    Premium Member

    Welp, really sorry for my pathetic driving yesterday. These last few days have been a mess and I pretty much couldn't focus at all. Even let a few people pass since I didn't want to make it worse. Should be better for Sunday's race.
  19. Andrew Harper

    Andrew Harper
    Premium Member

    I don't know if any of you are willing to share this info with the league coming up but just a quick question.

    Can any of the Fanatec pedal owners share their pedal settings please?

    I noticed last night I was using about 30% braking into Club and Brooklands, any harder and the ABS was cutting in big time. It wasn't a big issue but it doesn't seem to be very realistic.

    I have the load cell sensor set to about 7-8, are there any ideal settings in game that would make things better for me?

    Wasn't doing too bad last night, I haven't driven the full circuit in this car so took me a while to pick the correct gears. I did try Giuseppe's setup but was having trouble controlling the corner entry so went back to the base setup I already had, no doubt it's quick but I just haven't got used to it yet.

    My only bad habit was trying to carry a bit too much speed into the corners and that was causing the car to wash out at the front, just a case of trying too hard too soon. Confirmed by those that passed me by pulling away on corner exit.
  20. Glaurung

    Premium Member

    The Spa set-up I posted was quite extreme, to make it more stable reduce the front camber. A start point is -3.3 deg, giving a nice compromise grip vs camber thrust. Adding more negative camber would only add more thrust making the car more reactive at steering inputs.
    With this car is more important to stay on throttle mid corner keeping the momentum than to have a strong corner entry.
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