PanAmerica proxy on the Targa Burnaby

Re: PanAmerica proxy on the Targa Burnaby

Postby oldslotracer » Sun Oct 15, 2017 6:14 pm

The video is up on YouTube at
Watch on youtube.com
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Re: PanAmerica proxy on the Targa Burnaby

Postby Audi1 » Sun Oct 15, 2017 6:59 pm

Terrific video!! :text-thankyouyellow:

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Re: PanAmerica proxy on the Targa Burnaby

Postby studioRS » Sun Oct 15, 2017 7:25 pm

This video is awesome! Really cool to see the slow motion of every car. There's a lot of editing and movie building to make this, so nice of you guys! Ok, I have to admit, at 6:00 in, my little Porsche 356 speedster Pacifico beer looks pretty cool drifting.
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Correction

Postby SuperSlab » Sun Oct 15, 2017 8:30 pm

It turns out I was using an older spreadsheet with the template for the results that was based on a race where the lap counter counted the first lap when the cars crossed the start line. To account for that I had deducted one lap from the lap totals. However: Luf's system is set up that it does NOT count that lap, so I penalised EVERYBODY with 3 laps! Obviously this does not change anything in the results (all the totals just go up by 3 laps), but in the interest of full correctness, the follwoing shows the corrected totals:

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The consistency indices obviously improve: this was actually the giveaway! I just did the calcs and posted without checking the data. When Duke looked at it he went "Wait a minute, these consistency numbers are lower than usual!" And this when these cars were slower and actually a lot easier to drive consistently.

Corrected indices:

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Thanks Duke and apologies to all, even though it really made no difference to the result.

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Re: PanAmerica proxy on the Targa Burnaby

Postby Brumos RSR » Sun Oct 15, 2017 8:39 pm

Thank you all for the run on the famous Targa. Congratulations to the Podium builders, Mictch58, Chris W and our great virtual Friend, Keith (Retro Racer 44).
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Re: PanAmerica proxy on the Targa Burnaby

Postby BARC 1 » Sun Oct 15, 2017 9:49 pm

Thanks for the run and the video work. The BARC # 20 Porsche was driven well and the team is happy to have finished 12th. The chassis is a gift card after all, and to be running in the top half with this has been a lot of fun. Congrats to the Podium winners and to all who sent in a car to participate in this fun event. I know i enjoyed watching my car get around this great track.
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Re: PanAmerica proxy on the Targa Burnaby

Postby HRWJim » Sun Oct 15, 2017 10:26 pm

I loved the hill climb and the slow mo videos. Outstanding. Not sure how it happened but I'm pleased the Jag made the podium on the hill climb. Thanks for hosting.
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Re: PanAmerica proxy on the Targa Burnaby

Postby TuscoTodd » Wed Oct 18, 2017 8:11 am

Series spreadsheet has been updated and there was a LOT of movement mid-pack in the standings this round!
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Re: PanAmerica proxy on the Targa Burnaby

Postby Z-carfan » Wed Oct 18, 2017 12:17 pm

Happy to see my Ferrari is holding up the rear of the grid! :laughing-rolling:

That thing is simply under motored. I should have left the MRRC can in it, illegal but it would have been in the fun. :D
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