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Season 8-Race1 Istanbul- Incident report

Discussion in 'Presto GP' started by Valerio Vinassa, Feb 1, 2012.

  1. Valerio Vinassa

    Valerio Vinassa
    PrestoGP Veteran

    All ok nothing to say:)
  2. No incidents to report
  3. TS 134 Peter Vs Kurt.
    Approaching Turn 3 braking zone I crashed heavily into Kurt. 100% my responsibilty. I am very sorry Kurt :( Please forgive...
    Apologies to all, Bob, Nico, etc who also had to evade me. Not a good start to the season for me. I will do better.
  4. I also clipped Eliezer exiting turn 10 mid race and spun all by myself at turn 1 close to in front of Nicolas. Sorry for that.
  5. David Turnbull

    David Turnbull
    PrestoGP Veteran

    no incidents to report
  6. ts 125 : maybe a light tap on Jim at T1, hard to say on my replay.

  7. NP Peter. You are forgiven. With this start to the season it can only get better:)
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  8. no incidents to report.
  9. no incidents to report
  10. no incidents to report.
  11. Reik Major

    Reik Major
    Premium Member

    No incidents for me :)
  12. I hope not to repeat this... very poor anticipation and reaction. I must have been still asleep [not an excuse].

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  13. Valter Ostman

    Valter Ostman
    PrestoGP Veteran

    No incident.
    Nothing to complain about. Kurt ran in to me, but he was at the time an innocent passenger. This is racing;)

    Peter now you owe me a few seconds in suspension repairs. I'll claim the interest from the collective time-loss account at an appropriate occasion. I'm just kidding, it can happen to the best, and it did:)
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  14. Jim Hawley

    Jim Hawley
    PrestoGP Veteran

    Didn't feel a thing mate:) no worries

    I had a small touch with Enzo's rear wheel in the first stint, my fault for a half arsed passing attempt, it knocked Enzo a bit sideways but he held on to it, I hope it didn't damage you Enzo

    And I spin all on my own in turn 8, lap 42 whilst in P5, threw away a good result:(

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  15. no incident to report
  16. Bad race for me
    ts 724 turn 14 I touch Anthony cause him lost balance then tap him again, my bad move .
    ts 976 turn 12 tried overtake Valter and get into his side, my bad.
    ts 1141 after lost control I blocked Peter make him bump me .
    ts 1267 turn 1 lost control ,tried move out of track making Jonas crash into me . I'm hope didn't get any Sirius damage,I got suspension damage
    Nothing much to say just a huge apologies to you guys.
  17. Valter Ostman

    Valter Ostman
    PrestoGP Veteran

    I enjoyed our fight "Mega". I did open just enough for you to fit in on the inside. Unforgiving racing from me there. I take 30% of the blame. Is that all right with you? It's no fun racing without any resistance, am I right? So I apologize for my part in that contact, sorry mate.
  18. All ok nothing to say
  19. Tim McIver

    Tim McIver
    PrestoGP Veteran Premium Member

    I had a moment in T1 in the 2nd half of the race which left me travelling quite slowly on the exit. I then saw Sean in the mirrors spinning. At the time I was concerned that maybe he had tried to avoid me and lost it. After checking the replay there was much more room than I thought. Either Sean just made the same error I did on the same lap, or perhaps the distraction of seeing me ahead disturbed his concentration through T1. Sorry Sean if I did contribute!

    Lap 46, TS4035 - Contact with Helder

    I had a poor entry to T3 allowing Helder to get alongside (on my left, the outside). As we went into the right hander (T4) there was slight contact. I didn't feel it, but based on the sudden addition of 5 seconds to the gap I knew there must have a been a little.

    Helder apologised after the race and said he should waited for a better chance to overtake. I think he had every right to make a move when he did (I certainly wasn't planning to give him another better chance!!!). After watching the replay (my local replay) I think Helder was further in front of me than I realised at the time. In that situation I think I was still entitled to hold the inside line. If Helder had made the same move but stayed wide leaving me slightly more room on the inside I would certainly have had to leave him room on the inside at the bottom of the hill.

    Great battle Helder, I look forward to many more.
  20. No problem Eleizer,i saw you behind and i was trying to be super safe by leaving enough rom for Valter but then with the double tap by you from behind i though the Merkava must be on charge today :)
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