Finished Fiat Abarth 500 Endurance Challenge at Bathurst

Discussion in 'GT6 Single Races & Time Trials' started by flip55, Oct 2, 2014.

  1. flip55

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    Welcome to the thread for the Fiat Abarth 500 Endurance Challenge! This will be a one - off, one make race using the Abarth tuned 500. Race day is scheduled for Thursday, October 9, 2014, racing will start at around 11:00pm Eastern Standard Time (USA).

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    Race Info

    Race Format

    Qualifying: 10 minutes, group qualifying
    Race 1: 15 minute Qualifying Race, grid set by qualifying.
    Race 2: 60 minute Main Race, grid set by Race 1.

    Room Settings

    Sport Medium tires only.
    Fuel/Tire wear set to fast.
    Grip reduction set to real.
    Penalties: TBA (will depend on the track that we decide).
    Slipstream set to Real.
    Mechanical damage set to Heavy.
    No traction control.
    ABS and driving line will be allowed.


    Times


    10:45pm EST USA -- Room opens
    11:00pm EST USA -- Qualifying will begin
    11:10pm EST -- Qualifying Race
    Main Event will start 10 minutes after Race 1

    *All times are approximate and are subject to change. Those participating will be notified if there are changes.

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    Car & Tuning Guide


    Abarth 500 '09

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    Stats

    PP: 475
    HP: 290
    All Power Mods MUST be installed.
    Weight: 1035 kg
    *Please perform an oil change on your car to get up to these figures.

    Cars should have full aero kit installed (even though the picture above doesn't) and number plates.
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    The Track

    We will race on Mount Panorama!
    More information on the in game start time and the weather settings will be coming soon!

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    Sign Ups

    Those interested in joining should either reply to the thread or send me a PM with the following information:

    PSN ID:
    Car Number:


    Signs ups will be updated in post #2.

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    Important Dates

    October 2: Practice night.
    Bring your 500, free run and short races will be run at random tracks. We will go live at around 11:15pm EST USA.

    October 9: Race night!

    Flip157 will be the room host, please add on PSN or you won't be able to get in.
    Hope to see you out there
     
    Last edited: Oct 3, 2014
  2. flip55

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    Sign Ups

    1. flip157 / #92
    2. VELOCI_2NR / #13
    3. Somebodyshootme / #68
    4. Brutaka_GT / #23
    5. Nail-27/ #27
    6. kgffy / TBA
     
    Last edited: Oct 4, 2014
  3. VELOCI_2NR

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    Sounds like fun. I should be in. #13 as usual :p
     
  4. miata13B

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    #68 over here. Loving this car for some odd reason
     
  5. Brutaka

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    I shall come for the test race to see if I am positive on joining but for now:

    Brutaka/ Brutaka_GT #23
     
  6. miata13B

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    I believe an oil change will bring the hp up higher with all power mods installed. I want to say to 290hp...
     
  7. flip55

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    I'll be on in a bit, I'll double check this. Mine probably needs one, anyhow.
     
  8. flip55

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    Stats corrected, my car was down on power.
     
  9. GTP_Nail

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    Flip please add me #27
    Ned
     
  10. alienracing

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    Just wanted to say @flip55 I cant join but I love the stoppie, great pic man.:gtpflag:
     
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  11. flip55

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    Will have an impromptu tuning/set up room going on tonight! Will be public at around 11:30 tonight and be an open lobby. So drop by if you can!
     
  12. miata13B

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    I'll actually make an appearance tonight, gracing everyone with some comical fun I hope :-)
     
  13. flip55

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    Practice lounge up!

    1472 - 6118 - 3916 - 1736 - 0627

    Event finished!
     
    Last edited: Oct 8, 2014
  14. miata13B

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    This is going to be a solid race guaranteed. Joe I'm right with your beginning lap times now, a little more tweaking and I might just keep you from lapping me :bowdown:.
     
  15. flip55

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    Fiat 500 racing goes live in a few hours! We'll be in an open room, so those can jump in if you see us!
     
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  16. flip55

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    Room is live!

    1472 - 4711 - 0167 - 3381 - 8125