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Old 04-17-2011, 01:35 AM
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Falken Porsche now in the lead! Needs to pit, though.
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Old 04-17-2011, 01:37 AM
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falken porsche makes no sense to me running on a spec tire lol
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Old 04-17-2011, 01:48 AM
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falken porsche makes no sense to me running on a spec tire lol
No spec tire. This ain't F1, son!
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Old 04-17-2011, 02:28 AM
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No spec tire. This ain't F1, son!
thought they ran michelins
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Old 04-17-2011, 02:31 AM
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thought they ran michelins
Most do, but there are other manufacturers in. Falken, Yokohama, etc.

Race is over in caution due to a crash between GTC cars. Muscle Milk Aston in P1, RLL BMW in GT.
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Old 04-17-2011, 02:32 AM
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ah, for some reason I thought they all had to run michelins. Well go falken then haha, I prefer tire competition, keeps the tire companies working it
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Great race! I'm glad I can run HDMI right from my laptop to the TV. They sure do have a screwed up TV package this year.
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ah, for some reason I thought they all had to run michelins. Well go falken then haha, I prefer tire competition, keeps the tire companies working it
Yep. BMW is running Dunlop, too.
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Old 04-18-2011, 03:31 PM
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ah, for some reason I thought they all had to run michelins. Well go falken then haha, I prefer tire competition, keeps the tire companies working it
Nah - this is real racing. Not the homogenized crap we see in IRL/F1/Nascar...
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Old 04-18-2011, 04:12 PM
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Seeing the race and cars in person this weekend was amazing.
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Nah - this is real racing. Not the homogenized crap we see in IRL/F1/Nascar...
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Two weeks tomorrow until the 24 Hours of Le Mans. Here's a sweet teaser from Audi:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=prQ1_...layer_embedded
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Old 05-28-2011, 05:12 AM
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I love audi. If only I liked their cars
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From the YouTube thread:

"The 2 "dislikes" must be Peugeot fans"



So looking forward to this...
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