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Rally - Monte Carlo 2014 - Mon 13th & Tue 14th January 2014

Discussion in 'RBR Rally Club & Leagues' started by Roy Magnes, Jan 9, 2014.

  1. Roy Magnes

    Roy Magnes
    Gentleman Driver Staff Member

    Rallye Monte Carlo 2014

    Monday 13th & Tuesday 14th January 2014

    REMEMBER THAT RSRBR 2014 - Most likely with update 01 is required for this event.

    The Traditional start, with cars from a golden era!
    Sessions: RD Monte Carlo EUX / RD Monte Carlo EU / RD Monte Carlo EUY / RD Monte Carlo EUR / RD Monte Carlo US / RD Monte Carlo OC / RD Monte Carlo EUZ
    We may include additional time zone Rallys if requested.
    If you request an additional session to be created, please sign up and make the request at least 12 hours before the requested start time so that we have time to see the request and create the session. Late requests will not be accepted. Any sessions with no drivers 12 hours before session start. Will not be created!

    Car Pack: A8W_03 & A8W_04
    Damage: Reduced

    SS01: France - Puy du Lac - Tarmac - Sunny - Day
    SS02: World Stages - Sorica - Tarmac - Sunny - Day
    SS03: France - Cote d'Arbroz - Monte Carlo - Sunny - Day
    SS04: France - Bisanne - Snow - Sunny - Day
    SS05: France - Joux Verte - Monte Carlo - Sunny - Day
    SS06: France - Peyregrosse-Mandagout - Tarmac - Sunny - Day

    EUX Start: 17:00 GMT Monday *
    Europe Start: 20:00 GMT Monday *
    EUY Start: 21:00 GMT Monday
    EUR Start: 22:00 GMT Monday
    US Start: 03:00 GMT Tuesday (10PM Eastern (USA), 8PM Mountain Time, Monday) *
    Oceania Start: 09:30 GMT Tuesday (8:30 PM EDST) *
    EUZ Start: 20:00 GMT Tuesday

    All sessions will be combined together for an overall result for the event. You can run as many sessions you like. However, only the first you did reach split 1 on one of the stages will count!

    · Please sign up in the following format: RD Name - RSRBR2013 Name - Session.
    · Click here to read the password!
    · You will require the RSRBR 2014 mod to be able to race!
    · You will also require the A8W_03 &/or the A8W_04 car pack.
    · Teamspeak is highly recommended, and adds to the fun.
    · Take a screenshot of RSCenter, or save your times, showing your final results at the end of the rally (including the car you drove!). This is in case any of your stages are missed by the server. If there's a discrepancy, please post your times ASAP so we're not adjusting times over 24 hours later.
    · You must stick with the same car throughout the rally - if you change, your times for those stages will be defaulted.
    · If you are new to Richard Burns Rally, we have provided a set of guidelines and links to help you get up and running: Here
    Last edited: Jan 14, 2014
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  2. Ole Marius Myrvold

    Ole Marius Myrvold
    JWB 96-13 Staff Member

    Drivers - Remember to choose car!

    1. A8W_04 - Subaru Impreza WRC - Daniel Monteiro - Daniel Monteiro - EU
    2. A8W_04 - Subaru Impreza WRC - Fabian Bonora - FabianBonora - OC
    3. A8W_04 - Subaru Impreza WRC - Karl Raudsepp - Karl Raudsepp- EUR
    4. A8W_04 - Peugeot 307 WRC - Roy Magnes - Roy Magnes - EUR
    5. A8W_04 - Peugeot 307 WRC - Matt Priest - leighton323 - OC
    6. A8W_04 - Peugeot 307 WRC -
    7. A8W_04 - Ford Focus WRC - Nick Ross - nickbarn - EU
    8. A8W_04 - Ford Focus WRC - Tomas Reinicke - ctbr - EU
    9. A8W_04 - Ford Focus WRC - Viesturs Priede - Viesturs - EUX
    10. A8W_04 - Citroën Xsara WRC - Jack Hintz - rallymadmedia - OC
    11. A8W_04 - Citroën Xsara WRC - Michael Nelson - MikeNelson - OC
    12. A8W_04 - Citroën Xsara WRC - Corey Twyman - theFlash - US
    13. A8W_04 - Skoda Fabia WRC - Seth Enslow - Seth Enslow - EU
    14. A8W_04 - Skoda Fabia WRC - Andreas Scholz - Atomninja - EUX
    15. A8W_04 - Skoda Fabia WRC - Ole Marius Myrvold - Myrvold - EUR
    16. A8W_03 - Hyundai Accent WRC - Magnus Lindgren - M Lindgren - EU
    17. A8W_03 - Hyundai Accent WRC - Keegan Buckley - kbuckley - OC
    18. A8W_03 - Hyundai Accent WRC - Rhys Gardiner - SouthPawRacer - OC
    19. A8W_03 - Peugeot 206 WRC - Erik Engman - Eiktyrner - EUY
    20. A8W_03 - Peugeot 206 WRC - Damien Wintz - miniwintz - EU
    21. A8W_03 - Peugeot 206 WRC -
    22. A8W_03 - Skoda Octavia WRC - Luka Grm - lukicabukica - EUX
    23. A8W_03 - Skoda Octavia WRC - Andris Laskins - laskins - EUY
    24. A8W_03 - Skoda Octavia WRC -
    There will not be more than two drives per unique car - unless there are more than 16 drivers, in that case, one extra of each car will be available until 24 drivers are reached, then yet another one of each car is available and so on.
    Last edited: Jan 13, 2014
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  3. Ole Marius Myrvold

    Ole Marius Myrvold
    JWB 96-13 Staff Member

    Welcome to the first rally of 2014! For this rally we will tackle the famous Monte Carlo rally, RD style. It will start on the lowlands, without risk of snow, with two fairly flat stages. One of them which are new for this year. Then we will head upwards and see if there are any snow left on the mountains. You will tackle greatly different conditions during these upcoming stages. Until we finish on the RD version of Col du Turini - The mighty Peyregrosse-Mandagout stage. Where the forecast is sunny and no snow!
    All of this will be done with the iconic 2003 and 2004 cars to see, who is the king of the classic rally -
    RD style!

    General RBR Club Rally Rules:

    1. You need to be a licensed member to take part in this event. Gaining a license is a very easy thing to do. Just click here and you will get a license for in a day or two!

    2. As always, Club Events are for casual fun racing. It's always great fun to be fastest, and win. But this is not the main thing to achieve in Club Events. The club events are for developing your skills and test new cars and stages.

    3. The usual RaceDepartment rule do apply. You need to keep two wheels on the road. Even though this is a rally game. We will not check this on replays, but for yourself, and all the other drivers please follow this rule.

    4. RaceDepartments Terms of Service do apply. If you haven't read it, or don't remember the 19 points of the ToS. Please read it again.

    5. If you feel the need to contact anyone about something that's happened on the forum or on the stages for some reason, you can always report the post. Or you can send a Private Message to either Ole Marius Myrvold or Roy Magnes (by clicking on the link in the names).

    6. The RBR Club Staff reserve the right to ban any person from driving in the Rally Club. The time of the ban will differ from each situation. You can still be banned from the RBR Club, even though you do not lose your RD License, but you cannot drive if you don't have a license.

    7. As this is not a circuit, there is no possible way for one driver to affect another during the events. By such, there should not be any reason for drivers to be angry with one eachother after a rally. A good rule is to read through your post before posting it. If it comes across as angry, or full of sarcasm. It might be good idea to wait some more minutes to post. Remember the general RD rule: " Mutual respect between the people using the RaceDepartment.com website(s) and forums. This means you may not personally attack other forum users. malicious behaviour and bullying will not be tolerated. If there is a problem report it to the staff."


    1. These cars are propably the most basic 4WD you can find in the game. Low powered turbo engines that will provide some slides, but be sure to keep it clean, as you loose time when you loose momentum.

    2. RBR Pacenotes are designed for default cars, Normal conditions and Good weather. Please remember to adjust your speeds to suit these cars.

    3. Tyre selections are the drivers responsibility. If you use the automatic tyre selection option in RSRBR2013, please beware that sometimes it may give you the wrong tyre for the conditions. Always double check your tyres, it is critical, especially for Snow Stages.

    4.Please ensure to install the all the packs needed. Everything needed is linked to in blue in the opening post!

    5.There is a NEW password for both the servers(sessions) and teamspeak. Please check it outhere!

    6.Please report any problems caused by the stages, or the inability to make sessions, posts and times right from the Rally Club Staff!

    If requests are made for any additional timezones, or changes to Start times to better suit your local needs, we will try to include them ( but within the Monday/Tuesday periods).

    And with this post! The sign up is open! We wish everyone the best of luck! And hope that noone gets in any trouble!
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  4. Ole Marius Myrvold

    Ole Marius Myrvold
    JWB 96-13 Staff Member


    Stage Wins:

    Jack Hintz - 3 stage wins
    Pinky - 2 stage wins
    Fabian Bonora - 1 stage win

    And so we end the first rally of 2014, and what a thriller it was! With a lead of almost 20 seconds going in to the final stage, the rally was sure to be Karl Raudsepp's to win. But with a fantastic push on Peyregrosse-Mandagout we found Matt Priest ahead by an additional second, scoring the first win of the rally club of 2014!

    Well done to everyone this week, this was indeed a tough start to the season. It is also funny to note that no-one of the first 7 overall won anyof the stages, and those who won stages struggeled on some of the other stages. Finishing every stage cleanly seems more important than pure pace, and no-where else on the callendar that is important in the Monte Carlo!

    Next week we'll increase the pace further and head to more powerful cars in a test for the RDRC :)
    Last edited: Jan 16, 2014
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  5. Jack Hintz

    Jack Hintz
    The One and Only...I think? Premium Member

    Looking forward to the 2014 season! :thumbsup:
    Jack Hintz - rallymadmedia - OC - AW8_04 Citroen Xsara
  6. Michael Nelson

    Michael Nelson
    Premium Member

    I'll join Jack in the Citroen.

    Michael Nelson - MikeNelson - OC - AW8_04 Citroen Xsara

    Very itchy feet :p
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  7. Daniel Monteiro

    Daniel Monteiro
    Premium Member

    Daniel Monteiro - Daniel Monteiro - EU - Subaru Impreza WRC 2004

    Happy new year everyone, let's get rallying!
  8. Seth Enslow - Seth Enslow - EU - A8W_04 Skoda Fabia WRC

    Judging by my practice runs I'm gonna need a few spares :O_o:
    Last edited: Jan 10, 2014
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  9. Fabian Bonora

    Fabian Bonora
    Premium Member

    Fabian Bonora - FabianBonora - OC - Subi Impreza '04

    Favourite Tracks with my Favourite Cars...cant get any better than this

    Happy 2014 Rallying guys!
  10. Tomas Reinicke

    Tomas Reinicke
    Premium Member

    Tomas Reinicke - ctbr - A8W_04 - Ford Focus WRC - EU
    Last edited: Jan 11, 2014
  11. Roy Magnes

    Roy Magnes
    Gentleman Driver Staff Member

    Which session, Tomas? :)
  12. Ole Marius Myrvold

    Ole Marius Myrvold
    JWB 96-13 Staff Member

    Who won't! Just don't do like Skoda did at the Safari in 2001, when they ran out of shock absorbers! ;D
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  13. I think it's mainly body panels that I'll be needing :p
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    4 8 15 16 23 42 108
    Only the 5th-most famous race driver from Kerpen Premium Member

    Andreas Scholz - Atomninja - Skoda Fabia - EUX
    Last edited: Jan 11, 2014
  15. Tomas Reinicke

    Tomas Reinicke
    Premium Member


  16. Just got a new computer slapped together, kinda, and installed the 2014 RSRBR so it's tempting to join in even if I'm more than likely to crash here and there, especially on Puy the Lac. :p
  17. Michael Nelson

    Michael Nelson
    Premium Member

    You definitely should! One of the great things about this game is that if you crash, it doesn't affect anyone else. So It's really great for anyone to just jump right in. And if you take it slowly and carefully, you might just surprise yourself :)
  18. Nick Ross - nickbarn - A8W_04 - EU - Ford Focus WRC

  19. Ole Marius Myrvold

    Ole Marius Myrvold
    JWB 96-13 Staff Member

    You won't be alone crashing at Puy du Lac. Just think about people driving the 307 or the Octavia... Or me! :p
    Jump in, you cannot be worse with more practice! ;D
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  20. Puy du Lac* And yeah, that's the good thing about RSRBR, can't crash anyone else in the process. :) I'll sign up and get back to you on the session if that's okay, I have laundry from 18-22 on monday so it conflicts with both EUX and EU a bit, but I might be able to do EU session or the US one.

    Erik Engman - Eiktyrner - A8W_03 Peugeot 206 - EU session

    If I miss that one, I hope it's okay for me to run the US one assuming it's created?
    Edit: Saw there's no one running US so OC then, maybe.