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 Post subject: Mystery Car Quiz
PostPosted: Mon Aug 21, 2017 11:42 am 
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Just had an idea for a thread.

A member posts a photograph of a car and others have to guess the team, car chassis/engine, what series it ran in, year, and who drove it. (No googling allowed :) )

The winner gets to post the next mystery car, but anyone else gets to do so if the winner does not post one within 24 hours.

If no one has the right answer within 3 days, the poster can either give clues or give us the answer and post a new car.

First car:

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 Post subject: Re: Mystery Car Quiz
PostPosted: Mon Aug 21, 2017 11:59 am 
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Early 00s = Perhaps formula Nippon?


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 Post subject: Re: Mystery Car Quiz
PostPosted: Mon Aug 21, 2017 12:55 pm 
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(post deleted, I'm talking rubbish again :uhoh: )


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 Post subject: Re: Mystery Car Quiz
PostPosted: Mon Aug 21, 2017 3:38 pm 
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moby wrote:
(post deleted, I'm talking rubbish again :uhoh: )


lol


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 Post subject: Re: Mystery Car Quiz
PostPosted: Tue Aug 22, 2017 6:02 am 
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OK some clues. Belgian team, Spanish driver.


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 Post subject: Re: Mystery Car Quiz
PostPosted: Tue Aug 22, 2017 7:37 am 
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Alex53 wrote:
OK some clues. Belgian team, Spanish driver.
Why didn't you say so before? ;) In that case it has to be the Astromega team's F3000 car for Alonso in 2000. When Alonso failed to score, they brought Marc Goossens back into F3000, as points mean money. In their first race together, with Goossens's help on set-up and local knowledge of the Francorchamps track, they qualified 1-2 and finished 1-2, with Alonso winning. If I remember correctly (and I believe I do), Marc said that one of Alonso's problems was his poor English, meaning his feedback didn't really come across to the team.
For reasons probably to do more with funding than anything else, Goossens never made it into F1. And that's a shame.

I'm afraid I don't have a mystery car to post.

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 Post subject: Re: Mystery Car Quiz
PostPosted: Tue Aug 22, 2017 7:37 am 
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Don't know the name of the team but could it be the car driven by Marc Gene in the World series by Nissan in 98? It's the same livery as his 00 Minardi.


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 Post subject: Re: Mystery Car Quiz
PostPosted: Tue Aug 22, 2017 8:54 am 
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Wow, well done dear Fik!


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 Post subject: Re: Mystery Car Quiz
PostPosted: Tue Aug 22, 2017 1:12 pm 
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Fiki wins!

Team: Team Astromega
Series: International Formula 3000 Championship
Car: Lola-Zytek
Year: 2000
Driver: Alonso


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 Post subject: Re: Mystery Car Quiz
PostPosted: Tue Aug 22, 2017 3:18 pm 
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Alex53 wrote:
Fiki wins!

Team: Team Astromega
Series: International Formula 3000 Championship
Car: Lola-Zytek
Year: 2000
Driver: Alonso



Zytek is the name I could not think of. I posted Spyker in my deleted attempt but knew it was wrong as soon as I pressed enter :]


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 Post subject: Re: Mystery Car Quiz
PostPosted: Tue Aug 22, 2017 6:00 pm 
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moby wrote:
Alex53 wrote:
Fiki wins!

Team: Team Astromega
Series: International Formula 3000 Championship
Car: Lola-Zytek
Year: 2000
Driver: Alonso



Zytek is the name I could not think of. I posted Spyker in my deleted attempt but knew it was wrong as soon as I pressed enter :]
I was thinking Minardi first, but that could not be a mystery car, I suppose. Does anybody have another picture to post? Feel free!

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Wow, well done dear Fik!
Muchas gracias!

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