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Rally - Rally Australia - Mon 29th & Tue 30th September 2014

Discussion in 'RBR Rally Club & Leagues' started by Roy Magnes, Sep 26, 2014.

  1. Roy Magnes

    Roy Magnes
    Gentleman Driver Staff

    Rally Australia

    Monday 29th & Tuesday 30th September 2014

    REMEMBER THAT RSRBR 2014 - update 06 is required for this event.

    Driving on classic rally stages!

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    Sessions: RD Australia EUX / RD Australia EU / RD Australia US / RD Australia OC

    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 only be created if the rally club admins sees it in time, and have the possibility to create the session(s) in question. All sessions marked with a star ( * ) will be made regardless of entries.

    Car Pack: A8W_02
    Damage: Reduced


    SS01 - Australia - Greenhills - Gravel - Damp - Dusk
    SS02 - Australia - Mineshaft 2 - Gravel - Dry - Day
    SS03 - Australia - NewBobs - Mix - Dry - Day
    SS04 - Australia - EastWest 2 - Mix - Dry - Day
    SS05 - Australia - Greenhills 2 - Mix - Dry - Day
    SS06 - Australia - Mineshaft - Gravel - Dry - Day
    SS07 - Australia - EastWest - Gravel - Dry - Day
    SS08 - Australia - NewBobs 2 - Gravel - Dry - Dusk

    EUX Start: 16:00 GMT Monday *
    Europe Start: 19:00 GMT Monday *
    US Start: 02:00 GMT Tuesday (10PM Eastern (USA), 8PM Mountain Time, Monday) *
    Oceania Start: 09:30 GMT Tuesday (8:30 PM EDST) *

    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!

    RALLY NOTES:
    · Please sign up in the following format: RD Name - RSRBR2014 Name - Session.
    · Click here to read the password!
    · You will require the RSRBR 2014 mod, with Update 06 to be able to race!
    · You will also require the A8W_02 carpack to race!.
    · 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
    · IMPORTANT! Update 06 will be released sunday 28th, please ensure you have it installed before heading out to the stages!
     
    Last edited: Sep 28, 2014
  2. Roy Magnes

    Roy Magnes
    Gentleman Driver Staff

    1. A8W_02 - Butsubishi Lancer WRC 02 - Jonatan Åcerclinth - Navitori - OC
    2. A8W_02 - Mitsubishi Lancer WRC 02 - Roy Magnes - Roy Magnes - EU
    3. A8W_02 - Subaru Impreza WRC 02 - Karl Raudsepp - Karl Raudsepp - EUX
    4. A8W_02 - Subaru Impreza WRC 02 - Keegan Buckley - K Buckley - OC
    5. A8W_02 - Ford Focus WRC 02 - Andreas Scholz - Atomninja - EUX
    6. A8W_02 - Ford Focus WRC 02 -
    7. A8W_02 - Peugeot 206 WRC 02 - Magnar Haarstadsveen - magnar - EU
    8. A8W_02 - Peugeot 206 WRC 02 -
    9. A8W_02 - Hyundai Accent WRC3 - Corey Twyman - the__flash - US
    10. A8W_02 - Hyundai Accent WRC3 - Luka Grm - lukicabukica - EUX
    11. A8W_02 - Skoda Octavia WRC Evo3 -
    12. A8W_02 - Skoda Octavia WRC Evo3 -
    13. A8W_02 - Citroen Xsara WRC 02 - Torbjørn Withbro - torwith - EU
    14. A8W_02 - Citroen Xsara WRC 02 -
    There will not be more than two drives per unique car - unless there are more than 14 drivers, in that case, one extra of each car will be available until 14 drivers are reached, then yet another one of each car is available and so on.
     
    Last edited: Sep 29, 2014
  3. Roy Magnes

    Roy Magnes
    Gentleman Driver Staff

    Welcome to Australia 2002!
    Our next event in the WRC callendar brings us to Australia, and the 2002 edition of the event. The real life event was dominated by the Peugeots of Marcus Grönholm and Harri Rovanperä, but the event was overshadowed by Francios Delecour's big crash in the Mitsubishi. Will the Peugeots be dominant again? Will the Hyundai's reach the finish? It's time to strap yourself down behind the wheel and play it out!

    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."

    DRIVER BRIEFING NOTES:

    1. These cars are similar to the cars that are original in RBR, and should be quite easy to get into :)

    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 RSRBR2014, 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 out here!

    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 no one gets in any trouble!
     
  4. Roy Magnes

    Roy Magnes
    Gentleman Driver Staff

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    Stage wins:
    Magnar Hårballsveen - 8 straight wins

    Congratulations to Magnar and Torbjørn on the podium with me!
    Thank you to everyone who participated, nice to see the big variety of cars on the stages!
    Next week we'll have a break for the might 1000 Lakes Rally, then we're back with another challenge in the club, stay tuned...
     
    Last edited: Oct 2, 2014
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  5. Karl Raudsepp - Karl Raudsepp - EUX - Subaru Impreza WRC 02
     
  6. Corey Twyman - the__flash - US - Hyundai Accent WRC3
     
  7. Luka Grm - lukicabukica - EUX - Hyundai Accent
     
  8. Magnar Haarstadsveen

    Magnar Haarstadsveen
    Just me Premium Member

    Magnar Haarstadsveen - magnar - EU - Peugeot 206 WRC 02
     
    Last edited: Sep 28, 2014
  9. Roy Magnes

    Roy Magnes
    Gentleman Driver Staff

    The first post has been updated with the download-link for update 6, which was released today. Please install this before entering the server on raceday :)
     
  10. If I have the time, then yes please :)

    Jonatan Åcerclinth - Navitori - OC (probably) - The Butshubishi please (my elder sisters way of saying sandwich, which we in the family now use for Mitsubishi :p )
     
  11. Torbjørn Withbro - torwith - EU - Citroen Xsara WRC 02
     
  12. Could I do EU instead of EUX?

    EDIT: Leave me with EUX

    EDIT: make that EU again :D
     
    Last edited: Sep 29, 2014
  13. Keegan Buckley - K Buckley - Subaru Impreza WRC 02 - OC
     
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    Only the 5th-most famous race driver from Kerpen Premium Member

    Andreas Scholz - Atomninja - Ford - EUX
     
  15. Roy Magnes

    Roy Magnes
    Gentleman Driver Staff

    Roy Magnes - Roy Magnes - EU - Mitsubishi Lancer WRC
     
  16. Well I'm about to start the rally and my GT3 RS wheel is crapping out. I have to disable the force feedback just to be able to drive. My display is wacky and the dampening cannot be adjusted now. Not sure how far I will make it but I will give it a go.
     
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  17. I managed to finish. I hit the brake hard in SS03 and the wheel did 180 and sent me into a tree. I spent the final 6km in 2nd gear. I had three or four CFH's but no DNF's so all things considered it was a decent rally for me. Now I have to see if I can fix this thing or it's back to the Momo wheel until I can get it replaced.

    Jonathan thanks for the company in the lonely US session.:)
     
    Last edited: Sep 30, 2014
  18. My pleassure mate :)

    Sorry for not giving you better times to go by but having not tested the car at all I was hoping for it to handle like the Butshubishis of the 90's and early 00's but instead it handled like a modern car that, as soon as you put on the tiniest bit of a slide, looses all kind of grip and you go off the track :(

    Didn't have one clean stage as I wasn't able to alternate my style to suit the car :cautious:
     
  19. 4 8 15 16 23 42 108

    4 8 15 16 23 42 108
    Only the 5th-most famous race driver from Kerpen Premium Member

    I started with the Ford. As usual, zero miles of practice. As soon as I hit the brale the very first time, the rallye was over and my frustration prevented me from going anywhere. The Mitsubishi is really fantastic on default sets in comparison! Ok my opinion only lol
     
  20. Roy Magnes

    Roy Magnes
    Gentleman Driver Staff