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Old Yesterday, 10:36 (Ref:3775601)   #76
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Average Punter should be qualifying in the top 5 on the gridAverage Punter should be qualifying in the top 5 on the gridAverage Punter should be qualifying in the top 5 on the grid
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Penalty for causing the enormous wreck in Tassie..
Of course it was. Thanks GTR. I was there and should have remembered......
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Bloody hell!

CrashTest has been rocking the images this weekend..
When one needs to lean over and pass gas
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Old Yesterday, 21:04 (Ref:3775700)   #78
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Now if he had had 3 years in Super2...
Richo has tunnel vision, he always turns in on people.
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Yeah Richo turned into him there, 50/50 collision. Just a shame it put the car out because the same incident could happen 100 more times and they'd be fine. Look at the impact Dumbrell/Owen had, much faster/hard, and they're both fine and drive away, Owen to win the race once his superior team mate got in.

They would have been enduro champs if not for that. But Stanaway still did a pretty great job throughout, and showed he's just as fast in dry conditions.
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Like the new crop of youngsters nipping at the heels of the big boys

Stanaway, Hazlewood and Jacobsen in particular.

Makes so much more sense to get our own young blokes in as co-drivers rather than importing all those overseas goons who could hardly get off the start line...
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Richo has tunnel vision, he always turns in on people.
Bright, Lowndes, etc all do it. Seems almost generational.

As time has gone on, dive-bombing went from being delinquent behaviour, to becoming totally normal, and to be expected.

Drivers from the last 10-15 years seem to me, to leave that car-width to the apex when a competitor appears in their side mirror.

That pass they showed on the telecast eleventy times, between McLaughlin in the Volvo and Mr Winterbottom, could've been a complete catasrophe had Winterbottom defended the corner right to the apex. Sure, he lost a spot... but it could've been a lot worse.
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Like the new crop of youngsters nipping at the heels of the big boys

Stanaway, Hazlewood and Jacobsen in particular.

Makes so much more sense to get our own young blokes in as co-drivers rather than importing all those overseas goons who could hardly get off the start line...
And shows off the benefit of keeping the main driver in their own cars for the enduros. Had the teams put the aces into one car, and whoever in the second one, itís doubtful the youngsters would get that kind of a go.
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Like the new crop of youngsters nipping at the heels of the big boys

Stanaway, Hazlewood and Jacobsen in particular.

Makes so much more sense to get our own young blokes in as co-drivers rather than importing all those overseas goons who could hardly get off the start line...
I would add leBrocq to that list.

But agree with your comment
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Great weekend of racing, was passing through for work on Friday and I thought the crowd was much bigger than I remembered past crowds - it's been about 4-5 years since I've been to GC on Friday though.

You know the racing is world class when you actually finish watching the Supercars before you put the MotoGP on
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