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DiRT Rally GOL League - Group 80s
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Xpander 21 December 2018 at 5:12 pm UTC

Finland Done. Enjoyed like always. Still can't get the hang of the handbreak button yet, but its getting better.

S1: Clean
S2: Clean
S3: Close call with trees, field trip
S4: Clean
S5: Spin at the hairpin with reverse needed

tuubi 22 December 2018 at 11:42 am UTC

I didn't do a perfect run in Finland, about one bigger mistake per stage, but I'm ok with that. Had a funny moment within sight of the finish line on the rainy stage (which went really well otherwise) where I did a weird flip, got stuck on a tree trunk for a bit, then fell nose-first to the ground before slowly tilting back on my wheels. Should have tried to record the replay or something.

The BMW is really fun to drive BTW. A bit like the Group B Manta, but slightly easier to handle around the corners. Too bad about the horrible noise it makes...

Xpander 30 December 2018 at 12:07 pm UTC

Germany done. Terrible as always.The stages i had clean run, i matched with Skully, in fact 3rd stage was exactly same time as Skully got. But yeah, tarmac doesn't work for me somehow, i don't just feel the car.

S1: 2 spins on hairpins, both with reverse needed
S2: Clean
S3: Clean
S4: Small trip to the field
S5: Spin at the hairpin

tuubi 30 December 2018 at 7:05 pm UTC

I hit my one-big-mistake-per-stage groove again. Ended up third as usual.

Skully 31 December 2018 at 12:28 am UTC

I had a good run. No mishaps at all. Was a very fun drive. I like Germany a lot. I have no issue with tarmac.

Xpander 4 January 2019 at 4:44 pm UTC

Greece Done. Tried to drive carefully to not make any mistakes. Still did on the first 2 stages. I think i messed up the Gearbox setup also, felt like 3rd and 4th gear didn't have enough power on the uphill sections and lower gears were on the engine rev limit. Anyway, whats done is done.

S1: Crash into Ad board on hairpin, reverse needed
S2: Went straight on hairpin, crashed into post, reverse needed
S3: Clean
S4: Clean
S5: Clean

iwantlinuxgames 10 January 2019 at 5:28 pm UTC

yesterday i sent a request to join the gol-4fun league. if anyone has the appropriate admin level to accept or deny that request, i would appreciate it. thank you for you time and consideration.
btw the way the request will be from ???[Linux]... apparently they lack support for asian fontsets...

Xpander 10 January 2019 at 5:31 pm UTC

iwantlinuxgamesyesterday i sent a request to join the gol-4fun league. if anyone has the appropriate admin level to accept or deny that request, i would appreciate it. thank you for you time and consideration.
btw the way the request will being from ???[Linux]... apparently they lach support for asian fontsets...

Done! Sorry the page is idiotic and doesn't notify such things, so we dont check the crappy roster management all the time. Anyway, Have fun racing! Though this is the final Event of this season.

iwantlinuxgames 10 January 2019 at 5:36 pm UTC

Xpander
iwantlinuxgamesyesterday i sent a request to join the gol-4fun league. if anyone has the appropriate admin level to accept or deny that request, i would appreciate it. thank you for you time and consideration.
btw the way the request will being from ???[Linux]... apparently they lach support for asian fontsets...

Done! Sorry the page is idiotic and doesn't notify such things, so we dont check the crappy roster management all the time. Anyway, Have fun racing! Though this is the final Event of this season.

thank you very much good sir!
no worries about joining so late in the season... I'm still trying get the physics of the game down anyway...just want to see how i fare against others

Xpander 11 January 2019 at 11:29 am UTC

UK Done. Managed to find a pretty good setup before all the shakedowns were completed.

Summary:
S1: Went straight on hairpin, reverse needed
S2: Clean
S3: Rear wheel went into ditch, had luck, took some time to get back to road
S4: Clean
S5: Half spin at hairpin, nothing too bad

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