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Old 2 Jan 2012, 23:57   #406
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Open tops IMO belong in F1 and open wheel racing, not even lmp2. Just my thought. I hope it's a coupe.
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Old 4 Jan 2012, 02:38   #407
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Despite big rule changes for 2014, it's going to be pretty easy decision if the closed vs. open situation (i.e. pitstop rules) stays the same. Might not require a decision at all with the intent to make P1 coupe only (mandatory).

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Even if rules don't make it mandatory, there is always the aerodynamics aspect to consider.
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Old 4 Jan 2012, 08:14   #409
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I reckon so too , but I hope its not .
me too. open top lmp1 cars look so great (like the arx 01e or the r15+). It really sucks that they have only two more years left. It would have been so great to see an rs spyder-ish p1 porsche. Much like the 01e was based on the lmp2 car, with extensive modifications of course.
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Before everything else, this is just my opinion...

With the new set of rules being introduce in 2014, LMP P1 carīs with 750kg minimum weight and the holes, an open car will look like a F1.. and i donīt appreciate that a lot...

F1 is F1, endurance carīs are endurance carīs, let them look different please.

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Before everything else, this is just my opinion...

With the new set of rules being introduce in 2014, LMP P1 carīs with 750kg minimum weight and the holes, an open car will look like a F1.. and i donīt appreciate that a lot...

F1 is F1, endurance carīs are endurance carīs, let them look different please.

You've been away for awhile huh? .
The holes in the fenders don't change the overall appearance of the car drastically. So don't fear, we will not see F1 cars at Le Mans - Only a huge d***!
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You've been away for awhile huh? .
The holes in the fenders don't change the overall appearance of the car drastically. So don't fear, we will not see F1 cars at Le Mans - Only a huge d***!
I have a son coming this Spring and I have to prepare my life

The holes in the fenders this year is not a concern to me ( well they are ugly, but...safety issues) the possible new set of 2014 rules are because iīm afraid that we will have F1 carīs with the wheels covered.
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The holes in the fenders this year is not a concern to me ( well they are ugly, but...safety issues) the possible new set of 2014 rules are because iīm afraid that we will have F1 carīs with the wheels covered.
Congratulations! .

I don't think you should be afraid. The closest a LMP will ever come to a F1 car with fenders is the WR LMP2
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Congratulations! .

I don't think you should be afraid. The closest we will ever come to a F1 car with fenders is the WR LMP2
Letīs hope your right

What happen to this car (WR isnīt it????)
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Congratulations Gustavo!
Thanks!!! Is my first son and Iīm so excited
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Wonderful news!

I have grown immensely with my children. It's amazing how much you can learn from them.
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Yep ..... my little girl is hacked off that OAK dont run a pink livery anymore ..... must be the ACO's fault too .....

Congrats Gustavo .....
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Congratulations.

In a recent video, Porsche suggest 918 RSR could still race at least once before the end of next year.
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Where?
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