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PostPosted: Sun Aug 19, 2018 10:15 am 
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Hopefully Alonso's move to WEC means there's a bit extra interest in endurance sportscar racing here. Anybody else tuning in? Race starts 11am GMT.

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Toby. wrote:
Hopefully Alonso's move to WEC means there's a bit extra interest in endurance sportscar racing here. Anybody else tuning in? Race starts 11am GMT.

Alonso v Will Stevens? Who would have thought it


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PostPosted: Sun Aug 19, 2018 2:25 pm 
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Toby. wrote:
Hopefully Alonso's move to WEC means there's a bit extra interest in endurance sportscar racing here. Anybody else tuning in? Race starts 11am GMT.

No but I will definitely take an interest in Indycars when he races there, to that extent I'm going to watch the Indycar race tonight.

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moby wrote:
Toby. wrote:
Hopefully Alonso's move to WEC means there's a bit extra interest in endurance sportscar racing here. Anybody else tuning in? Race starts 11am GMT.

Alonso v Will Stevens? Who would have thought it


Hey now, they have history: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sZ2gbSaqqJk

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PostPosted: Sun Aug 19, 2018 4:48 pm 
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Jenson's Understeer wrote:
moby wrote:
Toby. wrote:
Hopefully Alonso's move to WEC means there's a bit extra interest in endurance sportscar racing here. Anybody else tuning in? Race starts 11am GMT.

Alonso v Will Stevens? Who would have thought it


Hey now, they have history: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sZ2gbSaqqJk

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With Will on pole, who knows there may be a reverse replay :D


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I would have watched it, but I don't have access to Velocity and their agreement with WEC means I can't use the official streaming app. After wasting several hours hunting for a way to legally watch the race, I came up with the answer that apparently the MotorTrend app is the way to do it, downloaded the app... and discovered that the 6 Hours of Silverstone wasn't listed.

So I didn't watch it. But I would have if it had been at all practical. x(

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https://www.motorsport.com/wec/news/bot ... s/3161169/

Both Toyota cars fail skid block deflection tests and are disqualified.


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https://www.motorsport.com/wec/news/both-toyotas-excluded-at-silverstone-rebellion-wins/3161169/

Both Toyota cars fail skid block deflection tests and are disqualified.

8O

Well, so much for Alonso winning every race now...

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PostPosted: Mon Aug 20, 2018 10:31 am 
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Well now, that’s interesting. It doesn’t make much sense for them to sail so close to wind rules wise when they really have no competition.

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I would have watched it, but I don't have access to Velocity and their agreement with WEC means I can't use the official streaming app. After wasting several hours hunting for a way to legally watch the race, I came up with the answer that apparently the MotorTrend app is the way to do it, downloaded the app... and discovered that the 6 Hours of Silverstone wasn't listed.

So I didn't watch it. But I would have if it had been at all practical. x(


What use it will be for future events i don't know, but this guy put up the last 2.5 hours live

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zSPLOO4J4Cw

Commentary in Spanish i think


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PostPosted: Mon Aug 20, 2018 8:41 pm 
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Exediron wrote:
I would have watched it, but I don't have access to Velocity and their agreement with WEC means I can't use the official streaming app. After wasting several hours hunting for a way to legally watch the race, I came up with the answer that apparently the MotorTrend app is the way to do it, downloaded the app... and discovered that the 6 Hours of Silverstone wasn't listed.

So I didn't watch it. But I would have if it had been at all practical. x(

Watching it by legal means can be tough. But the dodgy stream I watched was on youtube!

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