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Featured RDLMS by Vesaro: Thrustmaster 6h of Silverstone Starts Today!

Discussion in 'rFactor 2' started by Paul Jeffrey, May 13, 2017.

  1. Paul Jeffrey

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    RDLMS by Vesaro Round 2 - Silverstone Banner.jpg
    It's race day people! Find out the schedule, who's racing and how to watch the Thrustmaster 6 Hours of Silverstone in the second round of the 2017 RDLMS by Vesaro.

    The RaceDepartment Le Mans Series by Vesaro is an endurance racing series inspired by the European Le Mans Series (ELMS), uses rFactor 2 and the Enduracers Endurance Series mod and features no less than 40 teams, 13 different manufacturers and over 150 drivers!

    After a great deal of preparation by the stewards, organisers, teams and drivers themselves it's now finally that very special moment, the one everyone has been working towards... RACE DAY!

    You can watch the action unfold live and exclusive with professional commentary from 12:50 GMT for full coverage of the Thrustmaster 6 Hours of Silverstone, the second round of the flagship RaceDepartment endurance racing series.

    So how can you watch the action yourself, and be in with a shout at winning some amazing and very expensive sim racing prizes? Well as you may already know, we are exceptionally proud to partner up with quality peripheral manufacturers Vesaro and Thrustmaster this season, who between them have generously put up on offer nearly 10,000 eu worth of superb prizes for the drivers and fans of the series to win this year! You can read the specific prize details on the Vesaro announcement HERE and the Thrustmaster announcement HERE.

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    Basically in order to be in with a shout at winning something very special indeed all our viewers need to do is follow and subscribe to our Twitch and Youtube channels and watch our thrilling action packed broadcasts, which will be live streamed with professional commentary.

    Round Two, the Thrustmaster Six Hours of Silverstone will be live and exclusive Saturday 13th May on our Twitch and YouTube channels from 12:50 GMT. The Session timetable can be seen below:

    Session Timetable
    • 10:55 | Race server reboot
    • 11:00 | Official practice & Briefing (no duplicate cars allowed from this point on)
    • 11:40 | GT qualifying (30 minutes)
    • 12:10 | Qualifying switch-over (5 minutes)
    • 12:15 | Prototype qualifying (30 minutes)
    • 12:45 | Warm-up
    • 13:00 | Race start [Saturday 13th May] (in-game: 13:00 / 1PM)
    • 19:00 | Race ends [Saturday 13th May] (in-game: 19:00 / 7PM)
    All times are posted in GMT.

    In addition, live timing shall be available during all of the sessions.


    You can remind yourself who is taking centre stage as the action unfolds by checking out our Prototype and GT spotter guide article HERE.

    The RaceDepartment Le Mans Series is going to be an epic year of racing. Tune in and watch the action unfold for yourself at your very own RaceDepartment.com as we continue to blur the lines between real and virtual motorsport.

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    Looking forward to RDLMS? Which team will you be shouting for at lights out? Will you be watching live? Let us know in the comments section below!
     
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  2. DaVeX↯

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    Can you help me with times, in Italy when it starts?
     
  3. Roy Magnes

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    Just add 2 hours to the times in the table to find your local time :)
     
  4. PaulH

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    Italy is GMT + 2hrs at the moment :cautious:
     
  5. slingshot64

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    Best of luck to all teams , have a good one people.
     
  6. Roy Magnes

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    I have been decorating, and am ready for commentating and later racing today :)

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  7. quicksilver384

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    Yyyeeeaaaaahhhhhhh

     
  8. DaVeX↯

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    thanks guys!
     
  9. quicksilver384

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    good luck all
     
  10. Daiman Patel

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    IMPORTANT!

    Live timing can be seen here and here (alternative). :)
     
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  11. Roy Magnes

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    My commentary-booth is now fully set up and looking good for the race :)

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  12. Peter Hummel

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    Is such a poster available? :D
     
  13. Roy Magnes

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    Which one? The spotter guides are posted here, the trackmap is something I found on the internet a while ago :p
     
  14. Peter Hummel

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    Spotter guide! At home my wall, framing! Would look nicely! :D
     
  15. Roy Magnes

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    Available for download at the bottom of the first post in my link :)
     
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  16. slingshot64

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    Thanks very much to all drivers , all RD staff and viewers.
    Some great racing out there today i enjoyed the whole show ( well from 3 pm onward ) can't wait for the next one.
    Cheers again for the entertainment was fun.
     
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