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Old 04-05-2012, 08:51 PM   #1
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used to be alot more exciting

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AO-lr8raIdQ
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Old 04-05-2012, 09:02 PM   #2
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Go to fuck, have you not been watching it?

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3TSLnyNS1P0

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5Lj919WVSoo
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Old 04-05-2012, 09:15 PM   #3
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i havent watched alot this year but i just find it pretty boring these days and have done for awhile now
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Not the same as the good old Group A days!
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so its not just me then lol

dont know what it is theres still quite alot of action but it just doesnt get my attention like it used to
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are ford running any cars this season?
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i havent watched alot this year but i just find it pretty boring these days and have done for awhile now
Well you missed this then.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SsE2xT9auD4

The last few races have had me on the edge of my seat.

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are ford running any cars this season?
Yep motorbase performance/ redstone racing are running three mk2 focuses or focui. The works Aon ford team are running their mk3's in the wtcc.
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its been awesome man
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The last few races have had me on the edge of my seat.



Yep motorbase performance/ redstone racing are running three mk2 focuses or focui. The works Aon ford team are running their mk3's in the wtcc.

that crash didnt really do it for me lol

might start watching it again see if i can get into it again
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Do its been awesome lately with the NGTC coming into play, the mixed up grid positions and all the cars now have 2.0 liter turbos.
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Its ok these days but i also enjoyed it more years ago.The RS500 Most of been a real had full.
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i haven't really watched it since the days of the volvo's and alfa's and audi's and vectra's and mondeo's

while the cars were way way different to what you could get in the showrooms, at least they had the rules that they had to be mass produced cars and 4 door shells and then you could do whatever you wanted to do within that bodywork

when they threw those rules out of the window i sort of lost intrest

it was great when they rolled that alfa out with the raised wing and everyone was up n arms about it, even though ever alfa had the raised extra blocks supplied in the boot of ever car they sold to make it "legal"

accident's and crashes don't do it for me either, it was the door handle to door handle racing that maybe isn't as passionate as it was 15-20 years ago, it may just be a case that i've not seen it but last weekend i watched a race and it had all the right ingredients, it just didn't do anything for me but pass the time
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Alot of the drivers have moved to WTCC and DTM Championships

BTCC is still very competitive and some of the antics between certain drivers is great to see but got to agree, it's not a patch on the old days.

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So because theres been a few crashes this season that makes it good? No! Moto gp for me..... Or even better bsb
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