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by Turbogirl
23 Oct 2018, 12:29
Forum: The 18-Metre Debut Memorial Forum
Topic: Women's GT Masters - Important News!
Replies: 203
Views: 56249

Re: Women's GT Masters - Important News!

Okay, the WTCC is player-ready! If you’d like to join, please head over to the Black Stig, where you can find Season 2 of the series, or just click on the link in my signature below, and follow the instructions I’ve posted!

Thank you! :D
by Turbogirl
21 Oct 2018, 12:07
Forum: The 18-Metre Debut Memorial Forum
Topic: Women's GT Masters - Important News!
Replies: 203
Views: 56249

Re: Women's GT Masters - Important News!

I'm keen to be involved in any capacity so more than happy to make the jump over to the WTCC. Awesome! Thank you very much! I'm working on the details at the moment, and I should be ready next week. I'll post an announcement here when I'm done. I hope that at least four of you will make the transit...
by Turbogirl
18 Oct 2018, 12:06
Forum: The 18-Metre Debut Memorial Forum
Topic: Women's GT Masters - Important News!
Replies: 203
Views: 56249

Women's GT Masters - Important News!

Important News Okay, here's is the situation: The hard disk of my laptop gave up on me a few days ago. I'm writing this on one I've borrowed from my brother, who, computer genius that he is, tried to recover as many files as he possibly could, but so far the majority seems to be lost forever. That ...
by Turbogirl
16 Oct 2018, 09:17
Forum: The Black Stig Memorial Forum
Topic: WTCC - Women's Touring Car Championship - Season 2
Replies: 17
Views: 6330

WTCC - Player Instructions (Part 1)

Welcome to the WTCC Since I’m assuming that those of you who would like to join have done some research on this series beforehand, let’s move on right to your new job description: You are brought on board your preferred works team as Team Manager , responsible for: Quality control and upgrades (car...
by Turbogirl
14 Oct 2018, 18:04
Forum: The Paul Stoddart Memorial Forum
Topic: Caption this!
Replies: 6189
Views: 718378

Re: Caption this!

Image

Honestly, this is creepy as hell! :shock:
by Turbogirl
14 Oct 2018, 09:21
Forum: The Black Stig Memorial Forum
Topic: WTCC - Women's Touring Car Championship - Season 2
Replies: 17
Views: 6330

WTCC - Round 6 - Oulton Park

https://preview.ibb.co/dz3q8p/Round-06.jpg Qualifying The motoring press still longed for a title contender other than Rahel Frey, who had driven in her very own league up to this point, it seemed. Many fans feared that the Swiss Audi driver would cruise to the title unopposed – a not too unrealist...
by Turbogirl
13 Oct 2018, 12:19
Forum: The Black Stig Memorial Forum
Topic: Women's GT Junior Cup - Season 1
Replies: 17
Views: 6215

Women's GT Junior Cup - Mid-Season Break

https://s1.imagebanana.com/file/181013/dlMm6r2N.jpg One would have never thought that a mid-season break in a lower level series such as the Women’s GT Junior Cup could be so busy. Rachel Green, lead driver and Team Principal of Team Green, had begun negotiations with Alpina, who had signalled inte...
by Turbogirl
12 Oct 2018, 13:08
Forum: The Black Stig Memorial Forum
Topic: Women's GT Junior Cup - Season 1
Replies: 17
Views: 6215

Women's GT Junior Cup - Round 06 - Belgium

https://s2.imagebanana.com/file/181012/frzKOnng.jpg Qualifying For the first time since the season opener at Estoril, Natacha Gachnang was able to put her Matech Ford GT3 on second place during qualifying. „While Estoril was a fluke, this time it’s because we’ve been making quite some progress in d...
by Turbogirl
12 Oct 2018, 09:21
Forum: The Paul Stoddart Memorial Forum
Topic: What Tracks Will Get the Boot?
Replies: 1158
Views: 231640

Re: What Tracks Will Get the Boot?

tommykl wrote:
Rob Dylan wrote:
Turbogirl wrote:We can try, but it's been a while since they actually listened to what fans wanted. :P
I wonder if we can actually pinpoint the last time they did? :facepalm:

"We want more aggressive-looking cars!"
-A whole bunch of fans, 2016

And we're still waiting for them ever since...
by Turbogirl
12 Oct 2018, 09:17
Forum: The 18-Metre Debut Memorial Forum
Topic: Women's GT Masters - Important News!
Replies: 203
Views: 56249

Re: Women's GT Masters - Season 03 - Tyre Suppliers

Chapter 9: Tyre Suppliers (Part 3) I’ve updated your preferences, and I assume that those who didn’t alter their original preference post stick to their initial choice. Team No. 1: JAS Motorsport Player: Gertrand Bachot Team Contact: Silvio Bachot Tyre Supplier: Pirelli Team Status (Tyres): Custome...
by Turbogirl
11 Oct 2018, 12:54
Forum: The Black Stig Memorial Forum
Topic: Women's GT Junior Cup - Season 1
Replies: 17
Views: 6215

Women's GT Junior Cup - Round 05 - Netherlands

https://s1.imagebanana.com/file/181011/CITkF6T0.jpg Qualifying The halfway point of the season was just around the corner, and there was no clear title contender yet. As expected, seeing how promising both the Lamborghini and the Aston Martin line-ups were during pre-season testing already. We had ...
by Turbogirl
11 Oct 2018, 09:32
Forum: The Paul Stoddart Memorial Forum
Topic: What Tracks Will Get the Boot?
Replies: 1158
Views: 231640

Re: What Tracks Will Get the Boot?

DTM had that back in the day when I watched regularly (2011 to 2013), and they always argued about millimetres on certain tracks like Hockenheim. It was quite tedious. Why not install a chip that shuts off the engine when a driver goes too wide? That's just like being stuck in a sandtrap without th...
by Turbogirl
10 Oct 2018, 19:31
Forum: The Eric van de Poele Memorial Forum
Topic: TOTB (ten of the best)
Replies: 646
Views: 199408

Re: TOTB (ten of the best)

Mask Crusaders!!!!!! Working overtime, fighting crime, fighting crime!!! Does anybody thinks (beside me) that Miles Mayhem looks like a fat Nigel Mansell ? Regarding anime, i am a big fan of Saint Seiya, a really big fan. And i like a lot Rupan Sansei (Lupin the 3rd or Cliffhanger), Captain Tsubasa...
by Turbogirl
10 Oct 2018, 19:28
Forum: The Eric van de Poele Memorial Forum
Topic: Unpopular F1 opinions
Replies: 4038
Views: 493609

Re: Unpopular F1 opinions

I believe Sir Frank Williams put it best: "The greatest driver of all time is probably riding a bicycle somewhere in China. Unfortunately, we don't know who he is, and he has no idea that Formula 1 even exists." I can easily believe this. Its unreal the hidden talents people have, that of...
by Turbogirl
10 Oct 2018, 09:39
Forum: The Eric van de Poele Memorial Forum
Topic: TOTB (ten of the best)
Replies: 646
Views: 199408

Re: TOTB (ten of the best)

TOTB Cartoon Openings I've already made one for anime, so why not for western cartoons as well? Ha! What was I thinking? Do you have any idea how many western cartoon intros just consist of some guy talking for a minute, explaining the plot and premise of the show you're about to watch? Anyway, her...
by Turbogirl
10 Oct 2018, 09:19
Forum: The Paul Stoddart Memorial Forum
Topic: What Tracks Will Get the Boot?
Replies: 1158
Views: 231640

Re: What Tracks Will Get the Boot?

Oooh yes - sandtraps ! I remember them ( I also remember catchfencing, which was both effective and scary) . I sometimes think they should put something ( like a thin layer of sand?) on the 2 metres of run off right next to the track , that attaches to the tyres , reduces the grip and takes a lap o...
by Turbogirl
09 Oct 2018, 20:18
Forum: The Paul Stoddart Memorial Forum
Topic: What Tracks Will Get the Boot?
Replies: 1158
Views: 231640

Re: What Tracks Will Get the Boot?

I know that the Tilkedromes got preferential treatment under the Bernie era, and while the facilities were top class, the racing was a bit iffy. (...) On the subject of track design, should renowned racing drivers do the track layout, then have someone like Tilke design the features around that? Af...
by Turbogirl
09 Oct 2018, 15:52
Forum: The Paul Stoddart Memorial Forum
Topic: What Tracks Will Get the Boot?
Replies: 1158
Views: 231640

Re: What Tracks Will Get the Boot?

I liked Valencia ....it had a bridge , a swervy bit, a tight bit , some straights with slow corners at the end ...Some great GP2 racing. I think it was rubbish for spectators though..(?) . I liked Valencia, too, but it never produced any good races for Formula 1. Adelaide had at least a few. ...if ...
by Turbogirl
09 Oct 2018, 09:59
Forum: The Paul Stoddart Memorial Forum
Topic: What Tracks Will Get the Boot?
Replies: 1158
Views: 231640

Re: What Tracks Will Get the Boot?

By the way, this proposal for the Vietnam circuit where it has both a section of existing roads and a newly-built section sounds interesting to me! Not to me. We already had Adelaide, and that was thrown off the calendar, because Melbourne paid more mon... I mean, was a bigger challenge. Vietnam is...
by Turbogirl
09 Oct 2018, 09:49
Forum: The Black Stig Memorial Forum
Topic: WTCC - Women's Touring Car Championship - Season 2
Replies: 17
Views: 6330

WTCC - Round 5 - Norisring

https://preview.ibb.co/dwYsB9/Round_05.jpg Qualifying Despite her recent setback, Cyndie Allemann was not one to give up so easily. „Kinda reminds me of my mid-season desaster last year. I was also robbed of quite a few wins back then“, she told reporters shortly after arriving at Nürnberg. „When I...
by Turbogirl
07 Oct 2018, 09:38
Forum: The Black Stig Memorial Forum
Topic: Women's GT Junior Cup - Season 1
Replies: 17
Views: 6215

Women's GT Junior Cup - Round 04 - Great Britain

https://s2.imagebanana.com/file/181007/QYqnhApu.jpg Qualifying Great Britain surprised the teams and drivers of the Women’s GT Junior Cup with yet another warm and sunny race weekend, despite the fact that it had been raining cats and dogs on the island for almost three weeks in a row not even four...
by Turbogirl
06 Oct 2018, 09:18
Forum: The Black Stig Memorial Forum
Topic: Women's GT Junior Cup - Season 1
Replies: 17
Views: 6215

Women's GT Junior Cup - Round 03 - France

https://s1.imagebanana.com/file/181006/mTBX7ZKL.jpg Qualifying Dijon-Prenois greeted the teams and drivers of the Women’s GT Junior Cup with sunny weather and not a single cloud in sight. A large crowd had come to visit the on-track action and was excited to witness one of the closest qualifying re...
by Turbogirl
06 Oct 2018, 09:10
Forum: The 18-Metre Debut Memorial Forum
Topic: Women's GT Masters - Important News!
Replies: 203
Views: 56249

Re: Women's GT Masters - Season 03 - Tyre Suppliers

Unofficial Tyre Test(s): Although we are accepting Dunlop's offer, we would still like to carry out a back-to-back test of Dunlop and Michelin tyres. Only problem is that the situation on the tyre market has changed. Both Dunlop and Michelin have decided to grant factory-backing to certain teams, i...
by Turbogirl
05 Oct 2018, 17:22
Forum: The 18-Metre Debut Memorial Forum
Topic: Women's GT Masters - Important News!
Replies: 203
Views: 56249

Re: Women's GT Masters - Season 03 - Tyre Suppliers

Unofficial Tyre Test(s): Although we are accepting Dunlop's offer, we would still like to carry out a back-to-back test of Dunlop and Michelin tyres. Only problem is that the situation on the tyre market has changed. Both Dunlop and Michelin have decided to grant factory-backing to certain teams, i...
by Turbogirl
04 Oct 2018, 12:03
Forum: The 18-Metre Debut Memorial Forum
Topic: Women's GT Masters - Important News!
Replies: 203
Views: 56249

Re: Women's GT Masters - Season 03 - Tyre Suppliers

Chapter 9: Tyre Suppliers (Part 2) Taking all your preferences into consideration, here’s how the tyre market currently looks like: Dunlop Prospective Buyer(s): DRS Morgan Motorsport (dr-baker), Red Bull Lotus Racing (V8fan12) Special Offer: Dunlop is willing to grant DRS Morgan Motorsport factory-...
by Turbogirl
04 Oct 2018, 11:55
Forum: The Black Stig Memorial Forum
Topic: Women's GT Junior Cup - Season 1
Replies: 17
Views: 6215

Women's GT Junior Cup - Round 02 - Spain

https://s1.imagebanana.com/file/181004/QryGOHOJ.jpg Qualifying Rhino’s Team Modena was unbeatable under the spanish sun, taking pole position and second place on the grid without breaking in sweat. Pippa Mann was even able to set a lap time almost one tenth of a second faster than what Christina Ni...
by Turbogirl
04 Oct 2018, 11:49
Forum: The Eric van de Poele Memorial Forum
Topic: TOTB (ten of the best)
Replies: 646
Views: 199408

Re: TOTB (ten of the best)

wow, as an anime lover i have to say i only watched one from your list, lol. But yeah i generally tend to avoid things that are rated highly or are popular, and discover 'per accident'. I like it like that. Me too, sometimes, but often times I just have to find out for myself what that hype is all ...
by Turbogirl
03 Oct 2018, 12:44
Forum: The Black Stig Memorial Forum
Topic: Women's GT Junior Cup - Season 1
Replies: 17
Views: 6215

Women's GT Junior Cup - Round 01 - Portugal

https://s2.imagebanana.com/file/181003/LrUIWieb.jpg Qualifying Christina Nielsen took the first pole position of the season, besting Natacha Gachnang by almost one tenth of a second. The Lamborghini of Pippa Mann and Shea Holbrook shared the second row with the Aston Martin of Fiona Leggate and Ali...
by Turbogirl
03 Oct 2018, 12:35
Forum: The Black Stig Memorial Forum
Topic: WTCC - Women's Touring Car Championship - Season 2
Replies: 17
Views: 6330

WTCC - Round 04 - Keimola

https://preview.ibb.co/miTCye/Round_04.jpg Qualifying Two wins and one second place for title defender Rahel Frey, and still no true rival in sight. Claudia Hürtgen, ever the busy points finisher, had so far only gathered half of Frey’s total and seemed to once again lack the car necessary to win r...
by Turbogirl
03 Oct 2018, 12:30
Forum: The Eric van de Poele Memorial Forum
Topic: TOTB (ten of the best)
Replies: 646
Views: 199408

Re: TOTB (ten of the best)

TOTB Anime Openings It’s been a while since anybody posted something here... I have a rather long personal history with anime, and that’s going to be reflected through this list. I’m just stating this in case you should be expecting to see a lot of newer stuff on this list, because then you’re goin...
by Turbogirl
02 Oct 2018, 19:14
Forum: The Eric van de Poele Memorial Forum
Topic: Unpopular F1 opinions
Replies: 4038
Views: 493609

Re: Unpopular F1 opinions

Hopefully not unpopular here, but probably elsewhere since I'm seeing a growing number of people talking about some animals in regatds to Hamilton. Which really is a fair discussion by now - but I've got a major issue with the way that discussion tends to take. If you haven't researched into Nuvola...
by Turbogirl
02 Oct 2018, 09:46
Forum: The Black Stig Memorial Forum
Topic: WTCC - Women's Touring Car Championship - Season 2
Replies: 17
Views: 6330

WTCC - Round 03 - Mainz-Finthen

https://preview.ibb.co/gsQPrz/Round_03.jpg Qualifying This time around, two Opel drivers could be found in the top ten on Saturday. Zandvoort winner Melanie Schulz conquered 4th position, and teammate Jasmin Preisig held on to 6th place against a desperate Susie Stoddart, who had to be content with...
by Turbogirl
02 Oct 2018, 09:37
Forum: The 18-Metre Debut Memorial Forum
Topic: Women's GT Masters - Important News!
Replies: 203
Views: 56249

Re: Women's GT Masters - Season 03 - Tyre Suppliers

Team Name: Alpina Team Meeuvissen
Tyre Supplier: Yokohama
Unofficial Tyre Test(s): No

Part 2 of this chapter coming on Thursday! :)
by Turbogirl
30 Sep 2018, 09:43
Forum: The Black Stig Memorial Forum
Topic: Women's GT Junior Cup - Season 1
Replies: 17
Views: 6215

Women's GT Junior Cup - Official Season Preview (Part 2)

https://s1.imagebanana.com/file/180930/48XYGbcV.jpg Another customer team, another refreshing junior cup approach! Only this time, Team Principal Leni Rosqvist – granddaughter of reknown rallye driver Ewy Rosqvist and former rallye co-driver herself – made it her mission to save as many former F3 d...
by Turbogirl
30 Sep 2018, 09:29
Forum: The Black Stig Memorial Forum
Topic: Women's GT Junior Cup - Season 1
Replies: 17
Views: 6215

Women's GT Junior Cup - Official Season Preview (Part 1)

https://s2.imagebanana.com/file/180930/vPEvh8Ro.jpg Rhino’s Team Modena is a cute name for an outfit that could just as well be called Lambo works team. The italian squad has already redefined who counts as a rookie. No one in their right mind would openly call heavyweights like Pippa Mann, Shea Ho...
by Turbogirl
29 Sep 2018, 09:17
Forum: The Black Stig Memorial Forum
Topic: WTCC - Women's Touring Car Championship - Season 2
Replies: 17
Views: 6330

WTCC - Round 02 - Zandvoort

https://preview.ibb.co/bwxGgp/Round_02.jpg Qualifying After her quite dominant outing in South Africa two weeks prior, Rahel Frey seemed more than determined to repeat her performance from Kyalami on the Dutch coast. But this time around, her competition had become somewhat stiffer after Melanie Sc...
by Turbogirl
29 Sep 2018, 09:09
Forum: The Black Stig Memorial Forum
Topic: WTCC - Women's Touring Car Championship - Season 2
Replies: 17
Views: 6330

WTCC - Round 01 - Kyalami

https://preview.ibb.co/dycGgp/Round_01.jpg Qualifying Quite unusual for a self-declared „german“ championship to begin in South Africa, but if the rumors are to be believed, the WTCC won’t be all too „german“ from next season onwards anymore. The series organizers are planning on expanding the amou...
by Turbogirl
28 Sep 2018, 12:11
Forum: The Black Stig Memorial Forum
Topic: Women's GT Junior Cup - Season 1
Replies: 17
Views: 6215

Women's GT Junior Cup - Pre-Season Tests

https://s1.imagebanana.com/file/180928/DJbds21e.jpg Normally, one shouldn’t read too much into the pre-season tests, because you’ll never fully know who gave it their all and who just bluffed. But since we have nothing else of substance to talk about yet, let’s try and get some predictions out of w...
by Turbogirl
28 Sep 2018, 11:54
Forum: The Black Stig Memorial Forum
Topic: Women's GT Junior Cup - Season 1
Replies: 17
Views: 6215

Women's GT Junior Cup - Season 1

https://s1.imagebanana.com/file/180928/HSQqWbf5.jpg Foreword Hello and welcome to the new and improved Women’s GT Junior Cup! In case you might be confused about the fact that this name not only makes an unexpected comeback, but is also supposed to replace the promised Lotus Ladies Cup, then let me...
by Turbogirl
27 Sep 2018, 17:34
Forum: The Eric van de Poele Memorial Forum
Topic: The Lucas di Grassi Formula E Thread
Replies: 1728
Views: 396782

Re: The Lucas di Grassi Formula E Thread

Slightly baffling press release on the Formula E website - they don't believe in making things crystal clear - saying that Mediaset will be showing the races live next year. Is that in the UK or in Europe? Instead of C5? (I believe Eurosport will still have live coverage) And most important questio...