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Old 30 Nov 2021, 18:50 (Ref:4086040)   #1
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acotrel should be qualifying in the top 10 on the grid
It must all mean something - but what ?

Racing a car or a motorcycle is a great way of getting your jollies. But in the end it is like playing table tennis - you need a good bat. The only reason I ever road raced a motorcycle was my interest in technology. My bike is a 1960s type machine which I built from parts in 1978. It is a a race-winner. My only aim is to make it better. But what does it really mean ?
I would like to know what is achieved by racing V8 supercars. It obviously provides a competition, but it is out of the reach of most punters.
As a spectator, I always found formula 5000 much more interesting.
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Old 30 Nov 2021, 18:54 (Ref:4086044)   #2
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If you fitted a meter into a V8 supercar, you could drive people home from the airport.
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Old 1 Dec 2021, 04:30 (Ref:4086085)   #3
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There was a time in the F5000 days where a local (WA) raced them, & was a real estate developer with a new development (Whitfords) 20 minutes out of Perth.
A mate in the game used claim it was done in a McLaren.

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