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Re: NULON IMPROVED PRODUCTION CARS @ CLIPSAL 500 2017

Post Number:#61  Postby TwinTurbo » Fri Mar 03, 2017 10:11 am

moylee19 wrote:Excellent racing once again. Pity about some panel damage into turn 9.

Yep, bit ambitious with that overtaking move :?
Nice recovery from Dan =D> =D> =D>

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Post Number:#62  Postby mikrace » Fri Mar 03, 2017 12:17 pm

Can't wait for the r2 youtube upload!
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Post Number:#63  Postby fox80 » Fri Mar 03, 2017 1:45 pm

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datman55 wrote:No V8's in the top 10 either..... interesting mix for top 10.
That happens when the faster ones don't get "invited". ](*,) ](*,) ](*,)
Oh well, much better to be shown up by an LM U2L car than an LM V8 :lol: :lol: :lol:

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Would have been great to have seen some of the quick LM v8's be allowed to come out to play but unlikely in sa.
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Re: NULON IMPROVED PRODUCTION CARS @ CLIPSAL 500 2017

Post Number:#64  Postby gmontrack » Fri Mar 03, 2017 5:09 pm

Think the ones that are lucky enough to be there are putting on a great show , by all accounts. Its hard to fit 70 odd cars into a 32 car grid some will just not get in and SA had a very tuff job trimming it down, so I think we should all be thanking the SA boys for getting IP on at Clipsal first of all..
Its great see some LM cars fighting it out with EM rockets and Jordon is keeping them all on their toes.... Bring on race 3

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Post Number:#65  Postby harerace » Fri Mar 03, 2017 7:17 pm

How come the cox civic has the holes in the rear bumper taped up


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Post Number:#66  Postby TwinTurbo » Fri Mar 03, 2017 7:26 pm

harerace wrote:How come the cox civic has the holes in the rear bumper taped up

Avoiding confrontation with scrutineers that don't know the IP regs. :idea:
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Post Number:#67  Postby TwinTurbo » Fri Mar 03, 2017 7:51 pm

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harerace wrote:How come the cox civic has the holes in the rear bumper taped u
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Because cams ruled that it was not ok.

A CAMS Tribunal ruled that "it" was OK in 2014.
It's an aftermarket bumper, totally legal in 3J(b).
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Re: NULON IMPROVED PRODUCTION CARS @ CLIPSAL 500 2017

Post Number:#68  Postby harerace » Fri Mar 03, 2017 7:55 pm

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harerace wrote:How come the cox civic has the holes in the rear bumper taped up


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Because cams ruled that it was not ok.

But let's not bring this thread about clipsal down. The event is kicking some serious goals over here.


Not bringing it down, was just asking a question, was awesome racing and looking forward to racing Jordan at the Bathurst 6hr, we are both the only competitors for Class E, Jordan in the Nissan Pulsar N15 and I will be in the Eunos 30X


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Post Number:#69  Postby pirate31 » Fri Mar 03, 2017 8:13 pm

that was awesome go Jordan
i wish they would interview him !!!!
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Post Number:#70  Postby JAASMac » Fri Mar 03, 2017 9:14 pm

Is the second race on ub toob yet?
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Post Number:#71  Postby matt808 » Fri Mar 03, 2017 9:35 pm

Really entertaining racing, the way it should be.

Congrats to all involved.
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Post Number:#72  Postby FatBoy » Sat Mar 04, 2017 9:00 am

Great show, well done to the IPRA SA team...

Looks like Jordan had an issue in the last race as he slowed dramatically on the last lap but still came home 5th. What a giant killer !
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Post Number:#73  Postby moylee19 » Sat Mar 04, 2017 12:32 pm

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Post Number:#74  Postby Steve thomas » Sat Mar 04, 2017 1:12 pm

Great event but I do think a few more Late V8s should have been included not there a large part of IP
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Post Number:#75  Postby FatBoy » Sat Mar 04, 2017 11:40 pm

Yeah. Would have been nice to see Ray or Cherry (or both !) there but it is what it is. Still put on a great show.... :wink:
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Post Number:#76  Postby Barney » Sun Mar 05, 2017 12:17 am

Good to see the turbo cars up the front. I think track design would suit the turbo stuff due to its stop start design where torque and drive is important and no super long straights.
Would love to do this event one day in any category.
Big shout out to ex IP racer Peter Major for winning the second GT Race
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Post Number:#77  Postby full_noise » Sun Mar 05, 2017 12:17 am

How many top10 from the nats were there?
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Post Number:#78  Postby TwinTurbo » Sun Mar 05, 2017 7:05 am

full_noise wrote:How many top10 from the nats were there?

I can only think of 2, Ben Schoots and Grant Maitland, that's from memory, so always risky. :?

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Post Number:#79  Postby switch » Sun Mar 05, 2017 10:34 am

FatBoy wrote:Yeah. Would have been nice to see Ray or Cherry (or both !) there but it is what it is. Still put on a great show.... :wink:


Yeah but as a spectacle and to make an impression expecially being a new category there its not a good thing if ray was to slate the field by 20 seconds...
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Post Number:#80  Postby datman55 » Sun Mar 05, 2017 11:13 am

Regardless of who was not there, those who were there put on a great show. Great promotion for IP - Well done to all involved.
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