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You can do one lap of any circuit...

Discussion in 'Car Talk' started by Seb_Code_Red, Dec 1, 2015.

  1. Seb_Code_Red

    Seb_Code_Red

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    With any driver of your choice in the passenger's seat. What circuit and driver would you choose, and why?
     
  2. Ryan Ogurek

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    Kimi Raikonnen - Nurburgring
    Because if I can get the iceman to crap himself my life is complete.
     
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  3. Seb_Code_Red

    Seb_Code_Red

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    "How was the lap, Kimi?"
    "I was having a ****."
     
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  4. Mark Ratzenbacher

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    Walter Roehrl @pikes Peak

    Because it cannot get much more legendary than this. :cool:
     
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  5. Chris

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    Just one lap? :confused:
    I'd love to do a lap around Bathurst in a Ferrari 458 with Lewis Hamilton.
     
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  6. Seb_Code_Red

    Seb_Code_Red

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    Yep, one lap! Great choice!
    If i could choose any driver dead or alive, I'd do a lap around the old Spa-Francorchamps circuit with Jim Clark.
    If I had to choose a living driver, it'd be Alain Prost around the old Australian street circuit.
     
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  7. Terry Rock

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    It would absolutely be Spa in a P1 with Chris Harris...just to see him squirm in his seat as I blast through Au Rouge at speed.
     
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  8. xnorb

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    As i can't drive a real car, i'd switch it over and would put myself in the passenger seat.
    Ayrton Senna @ Kyalami.



    Because Senna
    Because good F1
    Because memories
     
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  9. Frederic Schornstein

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    I would take a BMW Z4 GT3 around the Nordschleife. As that will be scary as hell I would take Maldonado just to teach him a lesson how scary he is on track :D
     
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  10. Lee Knight

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    My first choise of passenger would be Joey Dunlop, but sadly he's no longer with us...
    And for the same reasons Jim Clark & Jack Brabham are out of the running :cry:
    So I'd take Ari Vatanen instead!
    A single track though?
    Come ON!
    There's too many! :roflmao:
    But the final 'toss-up' would be between the Isle of Man Mountain Course, Nurburg Ring Gesamtstrecke (sadly no longer possible either) or a little known 84km Aussie track once used in 1924 for Australia's first Motorcycle GP called Bungonia :D
    Of course though, it would HAVE TO BE in a 70's Holden! :laugh:
     
  11. Dan Allen

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    Jim Clark in either a Jag E Type or a Ferrari 250 GTO would be fun. I think I'd like to do a hillclimb with him, seeing as thats how he started in Motorsport
     
  12. Ralf Ääro

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    I would choose the Nurburgring in a V8 Supercar (dont care which one) with Jenson Button on my side.
     
  13. JP Rinehart

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    Pike's Peak Hillclimb, my late wife passenger, and any pro of her choice crazy enough to ride on
    the back ledge where the soft-top isn't because I had the optional hardtop installed. Datsun 2000 age 16.jpg
     
  14. Brendan Little

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    Would be Barthurst, with Colin Mcrae in a fun Tarmac Spec 22B Impreza. But I would be going slow just so I could spend more time with him and chat. (then just before the start swap seats and watch him go balls out on another lap.).