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 Post subject: Re: The Great NASCAR 2017 Season Topic. (SPOILER ALERT)
PostPosted: Fri Jul 07, 2017 9:02 am 
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Last weekend's 400 counted 51 laps under yellow. FIFTY-ONE!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
NASCAR's new green initiative I guess. ---> Maximize caution laps to cut down carbondioxide emissions.


Maybe I'm used to that watch BTCC where the ballast system makes it impossible to win every race ! Was it really that many? :shock: I watch the races whilst doing something else so maybe I don't notice it as much haha

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Yea, too many to count, but racing reference says 51 run under yellow.

That almost rivals the famous V8Thunder Gateway incident :lmao:

I ragequit that day :rofl:

I think we also banned Gateway permanently from V8Thunder competition :lol:

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 Post subject: Re: The Great NASCAR 2017 Season Topic. (SPOILER ALERT)
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What's the matter with this NBC pit reporter who calls all the drivers 'kid'?
Can someone just slap him, please? So annoying lol

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NBC should just be banned from NASCAR broadcasting, FX all the way!

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Spoiler :
Not for the first time or the last Race Control playing God to get the race finished....fair play to Kahne that was a long long race I didn't catch the race weather I missed the start and only saw the last 5 hours :lol:

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Sludge, its not even funny anymore when it happens to someone else :cry:

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So this is it huh? Well, not too bad I must admit.
Defo better than the ugly SS, which was a major flop

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*drool* I know what car I'm running in 2018 if the model is available!

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Time for Ford to bring back the Taurus!

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Track: ATLANTA MOTOR SPEEDWAY
Date: 09/20/17

OFFICIAL STANDINGS

F   S   #  DRIVER         INTERVAL  LAPS LED POINTS STATUS 
1  16  48  J Johnson       163.560  325  71  180  Running 
2  28  15  M Waltrip         -9.31  325   0  170  Running 
3   2  17  M Kenseth         -9.44  325  14  170  Running 
4   3  32  R Craven          -9.74  325   1  165  Running 
5  15  20  T Stewart        -10.13  325   0  155  Running 
6  12   6  M Martin         -10.69  325  94* 160  Running 
7  11  10  J Benson         -11.51  325   0  146  Running 
8   5  21  R Rudd           -11.90  325  17  147  Running 
9  25  31  R Gordon         -11.93  325   0  138  Running 
10 30   1  S Park           -17.24  325   0  134  Running 
11 32   4  M Skinner        -22.79  325   1  135  Running 
12 17  43  J Andretti          -1L  324   0  127  Running 
13  1   9  B Elliott           -1L  324  16  129  Running 
14  9   8  D Earnhardt Jr.     -1L  324   6  126  Running 
15  4  19  J Mayfield          -1L  324   0  118  Running 
16 29  23  K Wallace           -1L  324   0  115  Running 
17 14 193  T Player            -1L  324  19  117  Running <--
18 26  11  B Bodine            -1L  324   0  109  Running 
19 22  16  G Biffle            -2L  323   0  106  Running 
20 39  22  W Burton            -2L  323   0  103  Running 
21  6   2  R Wallace           -3L  322  10  105  Running 
22 43  67  B Said              -4L  321   0   97  Running 
23 38  27  S Wimmer            -9L  316   0   94  Running 
24 10  24  J Gordon           -91L  234  30   96  Accident 
25 27  77  D Blaney           -92L  233  28   93  Piston 
26 31   5  T Labonte          -92L  233   0   85  Retired 
27 23  18  B Labonte          -93L  232   0   82  Accident 
28 37   7  J Spencer          -93L  232   0   79  Accident 
29 24  83  K Earnhardt        -93L  232   0   76  Accident 
30 35  25  J Nemechek         -93L  232   0   73  Accident 
31  8  97  K Busch            -93L  232   0   70  Accident 
32 36 121  J Beatty           -94L  231   0   67  Retired 
33 19  01  J Nadeau           -94L  231   0   64  Accident 
34  7  30  J Green           -128L  197   0   61  Accident 
35 21  99  J Burton          -129L  196   0   58  Accident 
36 40   0  J Sprague         -129L  196  18   60  Accident 
37 34  29  K Harvick         -129L  196   0   52  Accident 
38 42  45  K Petty           -129L  196   0   49  Accident 
39 13  88  D Jarrett         -182L  143   0   46  Retired 
40 41  49  K Schrader        -183L  142   0   43  Gearbox 
41 33  38  E Sadler          -224L  101   0   40  Valve 
42 18  12  R Newman          -288L   37   0   37  Accident 
43 20 127  S Myers           -289L   36   0   34  Retired 

Caution Flags: 5 (19 laps)
Lead Changes: 23 (13 drivers)
Weather: Clear, 70 °F, North 0 mph



500 miles are nothing to me 8)
Ran the race without a single break lol

Could've finished Top 10, but the yellow came out when I pitted under green with around 130 to go, just like at Darlington :roll:

Pit crew was flawless though, no one got fired.

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PostPosted: Wed Sep 20, 2017 10:01 am 
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Nice. 8)
Have you ever considered joining an endurance racing team? :lol:

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I have actually thought about maybe looking for a GTR2 league to potentially run in.

Not sure I'm into team racing though, because I'd probabyl wreck the car :lmao:

A full distance cup series would be awesome, maybe we'll do that some day when I stumble over a suitcase of cash, cause you'd likely need a purse money incentive to fill the grid.

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I'd be up for a full race some time :)

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