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Old 11 Feb 2018, 18:29 (Ref:3800526)   #106
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More falsehoods. there is no intention or goal to have yellow flags Its more a consequence of the way things have turned out as drivers go for the prestige of winning.

The bathurst 1000 in 2012 ran 3 hours to the finish, the last two years the race has been almost half over (by laps) before the first safety car. almost every years the 1000 has an average faster lap that 12 hour because of less safety cars and then usally less average laps under safety cars.

For instance even though the 1000 was ran on wets often 30 seconds a lap of qualifying pace it completed 161 laps quicker than the 12 hour did which was run in the dry (7hr11min compared 7hr18min) Clearly there is no interest in having prolonged periods of safety cars in the 1000. I can see no evidence its the goal of the 12 hour promoters ever (although Clearly many fans on here dont care)

To deny there isnt a safety car issue in the 12 hour is to put ones head in the sand

2017 Bathurst 1000 6 Safety cars for ten laps 7 Hours 11
2018 Bathurst 12 hour 17 Safety cars for 47 laps. 12 hours
50 cars vs 26.... what do you expect..seriously??
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Old 11 Feb 2018, 20:41 (Ref:3800552)   #107
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50 cars vs 26.... what do you expect..seriously??
Like i said clearly most fans on here dont care. The motto of many posters is Big fields are great because i get to watch increased safety cars.

Maybe we should change the name the bathurst 8 hour (+4 hours of Safety car)
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Old 11 Feb 2018, 21:40 (Ref:3800566)   #108
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Old 11 Feb 2018, 21:55 (Ref:3800567)   #109
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Oh dear another failed business venture about to happen. What are these people thinking???



Hopefully it isn't written off before Feb 2019
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Old 11 Feb 2018, 23:35 (Ref:3800589)   #110
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There appears to this observer that there has been little effort to reduce the number of safety car interventions across the board in Australian motorsport.

Have CAMS tested a Code 60 or similar system?
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Oh dear another failed business venture about to happen. What are these people thinking???



Hopefully it isn't written off before Feb 2019
Nice.

First one in the country, by my understanding.

Should give the BMWs a good shake, as they've been the class of the field pretty much everywhere else they've run.
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There appears to this observer that there has been little effort to reduce the number of safety car interventions across the board in Australian motorsport.

Have CAMS tested a Code 60 or similar system?
The best way to reduce Safety Car interventions is for Drivers to stay on the blacktop, and keep away from barriers and/or other cars
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