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Rally - The Midnight Special - Monday 26th & Tuesday 27th September 2011

Discussion in 'RBR Rally Club & Leagues' started by Warren Dawes, Sep 22, 2011.

  1. Warren Dawes

    Warren Dawes
    Premium Member

    "The Midnight Special"

    Mon 26th & Tues 27th September 2011


    PLEASE NOTE THAT RSRBR 2011 UPDATE 07 IS REQUIRED FOR THIS EVENT


    All Night Rally driving Group N S2000 Cars



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    Sessions: RD Midnight Special EU / RD Midnight Special US / RD Midnight Special OC / RD Midnight Special EUX / RD Midnight Special USX / RD Midnight Special EUT

    NOTE: We may include additional time zone Rallys if requested.

    Car Pack: N4_S2000_1 ( You must select a car choice from available list on sign-up ) **

    Damage: Reduced


    SS01 – Japan – Sipirkakim (Normal, Good, Night)
    SS02 – England – Shepherds Shield (Normal, Good, Night)
    SS03 – Finland – Kaihuavaara (Normal, Good, Night)
    SS04 - Finland – Autiovaara II (Normal, Good, Night)
    SS05 - England – Chirdonhead (Normal, Good, Night)
    SS06 – Australia – Greenhills II (Normal, Good, Night)
    SS07 – USA – Hualapai Nation (Normal, Good, Night)
    SS08 - Australia – Mineshaft (Normal, Good, Night)

    EUX Start: 18:00 GMT Monday *
    Europe Start: 19:00 GMT Monday *
    USX Start: 01:00 GMT Tuesday *
    US Start: 03:00 GMT Tuesday (11PM EDST Monday (USA), 9PM Monday Mountain Time) *
    Oceania Start: 10:30 GMT Tuesday (QLD,NSW and VIC start time 8:30PM. ) *
    EUT Start: 19:00 GMT Tuesday *



    Additional time zone Rallys may be created on request.
    If the USA Session drivers prefer a different Start time, please let us know, we can be flexible to suit.

    * EU, OC, and US events will only be created on request - so please mention which zone you're signing up for. If no one signs up for a listed Session, it will not be created on the Server.
    All sessions will be combined together for an overall result for the event. You can only run on one session.

    ** PLEASE NOTE: You must drive the same car in all Stages

    To help ensure a more mixed grid, please select a car from the available list in the Sign-Up post (below). Initially only four of each car will be available, so first in best dressed. All cars are closely matched in performance. If more drivers sign up after all cars are allocated, then we will add an additional one of each car.


    NOTES:
    • Click here to read the password!
    • You will require the RSRBR 2011 mod, ( Update 07 ), in order to participate, please see the installation and Usage thread.
    • You will also require the N4_S2000_1 Car pack.
    • Teamspeak is highly recommended, and adds to the fun.


    IMPORTANT:
    • Please sign up in the following format: RD Name (RSRBR2011 Name)
    • Take a screenie 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
     
  2. Warren Dawes

    Warren Dawes
    Premium Member

    Drivers:

    Please select your car choice from the list available. If more drivers sign up than allocated cars, then an additional one of each car will be made available. Any NEW driver is then free to choose one of these.

    1. Peugeot 207 -
    2. Peugeot 207 - Matthijs Heerschap (hubba) , US
    3. Peugeot 207 - Keegan Buckley (kbuckley) - OC
    4. Peugeot 207 - Pete Mull (SilverRallier) - EUT
    5. Peugeot 207 - Roy Magnes (Roy Magnes) - EU
    6. Fiat Grande Punto - Chris Williamson (Kurisu166) - OC
    7. Fiat Grande Punto - Ondřej Kapal (Okapal) - EU
    8. Fiat Grande Punto - Troy Ament (tromoly) - US
    9. Fiat Grande Punto
    10. Fiat Grande Punto
    11. VW Polo - Senad Subasic (mfodor) - OC
    12. VW Polo - Sebastien Levret (Mayland) - EU
    13. VW Polo - Tero Leppanen (Cloudy) - EUX
    14. VW Polo - Corey twyman (theFlash) - US
    15. VW Polo - Erik Ljung (Erik Ljung) - EUX
    16. VW Polo - Joe Melin (j03) - US
    17. Ford Fiesta - Alex Clapano (quatri21) - OC
    18. Ford Fiesta - Erik Tveit (Erik Tveit) - EUX
    19. Ford Fiesta - Chelton Nunes (cheltonjr) - EUX
    20. Ford Fiesta - Teemu Toikka (tesnaukki) - EUX
    21. Ford Fiesta - Jeff Feaker (bigbobross) - USX
    22. Skoda Fabia evo 1 - Jack Hintz (metalshredder7) - OC
    23. Skoda Fabia evo 1 - Tim Ling (Tim Ling) - OC
    24. Skoda Fabia evo 1 - Jani Nylander (Jani) - EUX
    25. Skoda Fabia evo 1 - Paul Newton (iam27paul) - EU
    26. Skoda Fabia evo 1 - Ole Marius Myrvold (Ole Myrvold) - EU
    27. Skoda Fabia evo 1 - Mick Aspinall (Aspy) - EU
    28. Skoda Fabia evo 1 - Michael Hammond (Mike80) - OC
    29. Lada 112VK - Ian Bundell (ian_isnt) - EU
    30. Lada 112VK - Jonathan Johansson (Hompe) - EUX
    31. Lada 112VK - Viesturs Priede (Viesturs Priede) - EUX
    32. Lada 112VK - Jeff Brown (Tralic) - USX
    33. Lada 112VK - Warren Dawes (WAD53) - OC

     
  3. Warren Dawes

    Warren Dawes
    Premium Member

    Our next Rally is open for sign-up.

    Something bold and different, with a new challenge. One for the Night Owls. :moon:

    This Rally comes from a proposal from two members who had both come to the same idea. Roy Magnes and Pete Mull got together and dreamed up plans for an all night Rally. These guys will try anything in their quest for an advantage, lol. :poke:


    For this Rally, we drive the great little N4_S2000_1 cars. These should be familiar to most of us by now, they are 4WD pocket rockets, handle really well, and perform well above their horse-power.
    To ensure some variety in cars, we have added the restricted selection option. You must select your car from the available list in the sign-up, so early sign-ups get a bigger choice of cars. Don't worry, all cars are closely matched in performance, but may have slightly different handling characteristics.


    The Stages chosen are all default RBR Stages, spread across most Countries. They cover both Gravel and Snow surfaces. The weather is good for all Stages, but the real challenge for this Rally will be the Night driving. Make sure to eat your carrots to improve your night vision.


    DRIVER BRIEFING NOTES:

    1. All of the cars in this Pack are a delight to drive. They are down on horsepower, but make up for it with superb handling. Try to keep the revs high to get the most out of these little rockets.

    2. RBR Pacenotes (where available) are designed for default cars, Normal conditions and Good weather. Please remember to adjust your speeds to suit the car.

    3. Tyre selections are the drivers responsibility. If you use the automatic tyre selection option in RSRBR2011, please beware that sometimes it may give you the wrong tyre for the conditions. Always double check your tyres, it is critical, especially for the Snow Stages .



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

    Big thanks to Roy and Pete for the suggestion, and to Damien for the great banner. :thanks: :thanks::thanks:

    Good luck all, I hope you enjoy driving in the dark, and make sure you don't damage the headlights. :ups: :rally: :signup:
     
  4. Senad Subasic (mfodor) - OC, VW Polo please.

    Nice banner :good:
     
  5. Damien Jones (DJones) - OC; Pug 207
     
  6. I thought its s2000 & N4.. Which one from those cars are N4? :O
     
  7. Alexis Clapano

    Alexis Clapano
    Premium Member

    Alex Clapano (quatri21) - OC, Ford Fiesta
     
  8. Jack Hintz

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

    Jack Hintz - metalshredder7 - OC - Skoda Fabia Evo 1
     
  9. Norman Biscuits

    Norman Biscuits
    @ Simberia @Simberia

    Love it!

    Norman Biscuits (got_biscuits) - EU - Peugeot 207
     
  10. Warren Dawes

    Warren Dawes
    Premium Member

    It says clearly in the first post: Car Pack: N4_S2000_1
     
  11. Sebastien Levret (Mayland) - EU - Peugeot 207
     
  12. Jack Hintz

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

    uh oh.... :p
     
  13. Warren Dawes

    Warren Dawes
    Premium Member

    I'll leave my car choice until next week and take whatever is proving unpopular. :)
     
  14. Yes, you're true, give me the VW Polo, it is the only one with 2WD, and maybe the less powerful.
     
  15. Oh, Polo is 2WD? Had no idea, I just remembered I liked all RSRBR Polos. Ah well :rally:
     
  16. Warren Dawes

    Warren Dawes
    Premium Member

    Are you sure about that Seb, I know it says 2WD in the description but I think that is wrong? :confused: Often these descriptions are wrong in RSCenter.
    I have driven the Polo before (and I quite like it) and it sure handles and performs like a 4WD. I have found the Polo to be very competitive with the other cars in this group.
    In fact, all cars in the N4_S2000_1 car pack are very similar in performance.
     
  17. Maybe it is wrong, I read this information in the RSCenter (it is maybe wrong in RS Center)
     
  18. Tim Ling

    Tim Ling
    It's a million-to-1 chance, but it just might work Premium Member

    Tim Ling-Tim Ling-Skoda Fabia Evo 1-OC

    First club race, first online race, and it's a night race :eek:. I'm doomed! Doomed!
     
  19. Warren Dawes

    Warren Dawes
    Premium Member

    Just your luck Tim :tongue: . This is also the first time we have ever run a Night Rally. :facepalm:

    Just shine a powerful torch onto the monitor. :roflol:
     
  20. Keegan Buckley - kbuckley - Peugot 207 - OC