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Race #8, Great Britain: Race Briefing

Discussion in 'Formula SimRacing' started by Kris Cobb, Jul 8, 2015.

  1. Kris Cobb

    Kris Cobb
    Avid Chronic Racing | Team Principal

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    Welcome to the Eighth Round of the 2015 Formula SimRacing Season.
    The password to join the server will be visible when you log in to GPCOS in the Control Center next to the server's IP address.

    Before proceeding to the event, pay attention to the following:
    • Read the updated rules package for 2015 here.
    • Check Cutting/Extending Exceptions here.
    • rFMod Download here.
    Allocations:

    Penalties:
    Schedule:
    The Free Practice session will be 15 minutes in length and will be run in the "Practice 1" session. Every participating driver should join as soon as possible after the server opens to make sure that they don't miss the start of Qualifying and also to make sure that their game is configured & working properly.

    The Qualifying 1 session will be 15 minutes in length and will be run in the "Practice 2" session. Drivers can use what ever setup they want, as long as they only drive with qualifying fuel loads.

    The Qualifying 2 session will be ~15-20 minutes in length. Only the top 10 drivers from Qualifying 1 will be allowed to go out on track. Drivers will be allowed to do one flying lap (one outlap, hotlap and inlap). The drivers will go out on track one at a time in reverse Q1 order (P10, P9, P8 etc.), with the following driver only being allowed to leave the pits AFTER the previous driver has passed the start/finish line to begin their timed lap. Parc Ferme will be enforced. You will only be allowed to change your fuel load, engine boost, engine brakemap, front wing angle, steering lock,brake balance and brake pressure after the session is over, so make sure you have your race setup loaded when entering Qualifying 2. The session will be closed, meaning if you happen to join late, or for some reason drop out of the server during the session, you will not be able to rejoin the server until the server has moved to Warmup.

    The Warmup session will be 10 minutes in length. While in the garage, make sure you add the appropriate amount of fuel in to your car since refuelling is not allowed during the race. You can drive freely in the Warmup session to try to get a feel for the heavier car after qualifying on low fuel.

    The Race will be 52 laps long. Drive safely during the race, especially at the start and the first lapin general.

    Red Flags will NOT be used unless in very specific situations which are specified in the rule documents.
     
  2. Chris de Jong

    Chris de Jong

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    im really curious how Dave greco will do this gp
     
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  3. Ho3n3r

    Ho3n3r

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    Why? Don't you think he'll give his best, as he always does?
     
  4. Chris de Jong

    Chris de Jong

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    i think Dave will do the best Dave can! im just curious. GO DAVE
     
  5. Ho3n3r

    Ho3n3r

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    Oh. Lol. Right. Dave from Birmingham. :p
     
  6. Chris de Jong

    Chris de Jong

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    no. Dave greco from codemasters
     
  7. Ho3n3r

    Ho3n3r

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    Which is in Birmingham... :ninja:

    Slow like a turtle today, mate?
     
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  8. GSR Kronoturbo

    GSR Kronoturbo

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    Fabrizio Gobbi will substitute Enrico Di Loreto
     
  9. Jernej Simončič

    Jernej Simončič

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    I'm going to join in warmup.