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Rallye Monte Carlo @ Monte Carlo - 28th - 31st January 2016

Discussion in 'DiRT Rally Club & Leagues' started by Ole Marius Myrvold, Jan 27, 2016.

Added to Calendar: 28-01-16, 29-01-16, 30-01-16, 31-01-16
  1. Ole Marius Myrvold

    Ole Marius Myrvold
    JWB 96-13 Staff


    RD's take on the famous Monte-Carlo Rallye is here! :)

    This is a rally for all members of RaceDepartment, premium or not. So just sign up, tag your friends or enemies, not to mention the fremenies to see who can drive the fastest, and not run off at the same time.

    League Name (must be a member to be able to participate):
    Cars: 2010's & R4

    SS01: Monte Carlo - Approche du Col de Turini - Monteè - Night - Snow

    SS02: Monte Carlo - Route de Turini Descente - Night - Snow
    SS03: Monte Carlo - Vallee Descendante - Midday - Sunny
    SS04: Monte Carlo - Gordolon - Courte montee- Midday - Sunny
    SS05: Monte Carlo - Col de Turini - Sprint en Descente - Afternoon - Cloudy
    SS06: Monte Carlo - Col de Turini Descente - Afternoon - Mist
    SS07: Monte Carlo - Col du Turini sprint en Montee - Afternoon - Snow

    Session Open: From 00:01GMT 28th of January to 23:59GMT 31st of January 2016
    Re-Runs: No!
    Service: Between Every Stage!

    Premium Membership Sweepstake: Not This week.
  2. Ole Marius Myrvold

    Ole Marius Myrvold
    JWB 96-13 Staff

    Sign Ups!
    As all drivers in the RD League on RaceNet can drive, and we won't ever have a limit, we are testing how it will work out without signups in the thread. But feel free to discuss the event here :)
  3. Ole Marius Myrvold

    Ole Marius Myrvold
    JWB 96-13 Staff

  4. Looking forward to trying this out!
    I don't suck as much as I expected, but I still suck pretty bad ;) :p
    Question: Do people do practice runs before entering the event?
  5. I might do this, but I proper hate Monté Carlo, so not 100% :)
  6. Ole Marius Myrvold

    Ole Marius Myrvold
    JWB 96-13 Staff

    Some do, some don't. I guess it depends on how much time one have to spare, and how you like the stages.
    I never practice in general. I mean. I don't practice before any club events, and I don't really practice before league events either. I have other stuff to do:ninja:

    You and me both!
  7. I suppose I should at least do a "recon" lap or two ...... I've never driven this stage. Nor most of the stages in the game ... seeing as I've only had it one week ;) lol
  8. Ole Marius Myrvold

    Ole Marius Myrvold
    JWB 96-13 Staff

    Do the recce (as it is called in rallying) in a Mini Cooper, and not go over 80 km/h. Then it is a proper simulation.

    Not that anyone bothers with that :p
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  9. man if only one could control that, and have a proper sim with recce and then a rally with time controls and liaison sections etc...
    ill keep dreaming...
  10. Ole Marius Myrvold

    Ole Marius Myrvold
    JWB 96-13 Staff

    Would take a lot of time though! :p
  11. well ....... THAT was harrowing!
    threw the car off cliffs I don't know HOW many times in recce. finally went ahead and did stage 1 of the league event.
    I gotta say, this game really gets the night snow driving effect good. hypnotic. :thumbsup:
  12. Since I'm new to Dirt...

    Is it possible to take part in such events without owning the car in your garage? I saw that the RN events needed you to own the car yourself to participate in the events :unsure:

    If that is the case I need another week or 2 before I own a few more cars :roflmao:
  13. Yes, you can .... I was able to without owning it. :)
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  14. Despite my hatred for the tarmac physics I'm :)
  15. Mick Aspinall

    Mick Aspinall

    Sign me up, hoping to get an hour or so free tomorrow.
  16. Ole Marius Myrvold

    Ole Marius Myrvold
    JWB 96-13 Staff

    Yup, all rallies on RD is made with top-tuned cars.
    We will not have many (if any) rallies with owned cars. As that means people would have to drive lots offline and grind to get the cars tuned. And that is boring.
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  17. Mick Aspinall

    Mick Aspinall

    The Racedepartment curse strikes again!!!!
    I've had more spins, crashes and punctures in 7 stage than I got in the whole 24 of the monthly events. Come to think of it I don't think I had 1 crash in this months stages, and to top it off I fell of the road on the final stage :mad: still better luck next time. Said that last time :O_o:
  18. Well.... That depends on the car :p

    I've driven 2 championships in the 70's Kadett, so much fun to drive :D

    And then I simply skipped after 2 events of driving the 80's Beemer, no fun at all to drive, just frustration :thumbsdown:

    So it depends on the car(s) :whistling:

    Won't be able to make this event as I'm heading to bed after being called to work tomorrow. Will see if I can/will make the next one, unless it's the 80's cars :coffee:
  19. aww .. I went over a cliff in Stage 3, and then the game wouldn't let me continue :(
    makes sense I suppose, seeing as my car is totaled .... and I'm likely dead
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