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2018 Nz Grp5 Proxy Race 8


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#21 Brumos RSR

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Posted 26 January 2019 - 03:58 PM

Dave, thanks to you and the team for hosting this round and thanks for putting this proxy together. Peter Gunn way to carry on from qualifying to the actual race with the drastic weather change. Congrats also to Gas41t and Lancelot for your podiums also. And I gotta have my little silver Mustang back but thank you for getting the most out of my car.

#22 Capri-corn7

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Posted 26 January 2019 - 06:39 PM

Thanks guys. First time hosting a proxy on my little track and really enjoyed it.
And a huge thanks to Dave for organising another cool proxy.

Congrats to Peter Gunn, that M1 was so easy to drive, smooth and quick.

And congrats to the other podium getters. Gas's BMW & Lancelot's Lancia were very good too.
For me Celina's M1 & Brumos Mustang were memorable drives too.

Thanks too to the HB crew for coming out and marshalling, But as said there were very few deslots.
I recall putting my on Capri on it's roof twice - What is it when you drive your own car. I lose it.

I'll add a few pics from each heat to follow, but here is our round winner... The marshals were pretty please for him too . B)

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#23 Capri-corn7

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Posted 26 January 2019 - 06:44 PM

Another view of Upham Downs

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heat one

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heat two

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#24 Capri-corn7

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Posted 26 January 2019 - 06:47 PM

Heat three

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Heat four

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Heat five

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#25 Capri-corn7

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Posted 26 January 2019 - 06:51 PM

Heat Six

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Heat Seven

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cheers

Edited by Capri-corn7, 26 January 2019 - 06:57 PM.

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Posted 26 January 2019 - 06:59 PM

Great job with running the last round , congrats to the top 3 .

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Posted 26 January 2019 - 11:48 PM

Thanks for hosting be careful but it becomes addictive......
Big congratulations goes to peter Gunn AKA Keith, I think that car could do another few rounds and it will only get better ....

Congrats Dave for organising the NZ Proxies
Congrats all builders
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#28 David Carter

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Posted 27 January 2019 - 09:10 AM

Keith you BMW M1 was very well suited to this track
it just didn't miss a beat and handled this track beautifully

but my favorite car has to be Gas4it's BMW 320i
what a lovely looking and well set up car
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#29 David Carter

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Posted 27 January 2019 - 09:12 AM

I will sit down and do the overall results tonight
as my laptop has crapped out I will have to re-write it all out again
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Posted 30 January 2019 - 06:14 PM

Thanks Capri-corn7 and the Napier team for running the final round. A nice compact track with plenty of interesting corners. Congrads to Peter Gunn for your first Round win, I think your M1 was just starting to hit it's straps! Congrads also to Gas4it and Lancelot for making up the rest of the podium. With Gas4it's 2nd placing in this round, he will have taken overall 1st place in the points table so congrads for being such a consistent top runner. My M1 on the other hand seemed to have lost something in the last 2 rounds and was steadily back peddling.... that's proxy racing.

Dave has asked me to complete the final points table and post it. Still haven't got all the entrants' class so the class positions is incomplete, but pretty clear overall and in each class who the top 3 are so congrads to them.
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Posted 30 January 2019 - 06:16 PM

Final points position below.
We had a number of equal placings in this last round, so after discussions with Dave, we looked at the qualifying position for the round to decide final finishing places for points allocation.

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#32 nitro0440

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Posted 30 January 2019 - 07:03 PM

Congratulations to the top 3 in each class . and the overall win to Gas41T . well done to everyone else for providing a good field of Group 5 cars . Big thanks to all the round hosts and there support crew , Thanks to Dave for organising and running another awesome proxy , hope all goes well with your studies this year .

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#33 David Carter

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Posted 30 January 2019 - 07:53 PM

thanks Mike for getting the final results sorted up posted
damn computer stuffing out on me with a week to go

I have got most of the cars in the post over the last couple of day's
all the rest will be in the post tomorrow

congrats Gas41T for another proxy win, that BMW 320i is a absolute dream car
I should be back hosting in 2020 so I look forward to racing with you all then

thank you to all the hosts and their many helpers
if it wasn't for your dedication to slot cars we wouldn't have proxy racing

and thanks to all that have been involved by entering

I hope to see a few of you at the slot-it DTM challenge later in the year
as for the rest of you crazy slotcar racing mongrels Ka kite ahau ki a koutou katoa i ā tēnā tau { I will see you all next year }
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Posted 31 January 2019 - 03:29 AM

David,
To you and the other contestants I want to thank you so much for the opportunity to participate in your proxies over the past two years. David your coordination and administration of these events have been unsurpassed. The participants and interaction has been great. I will miss not putting a car in the mail for one of the two great events you have hosted. Rossko great job and I will start to think of what I can do to represent the Group B class in the future.
I know that I am one islander that is humbled by the other two great island groups in Oceania. David best of luck in your studies and I hope get to see you all in person in the future.
Aloha
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Posted 31 January 2019 - 07:31 AM

Thanks for running this series DC. My car arrived home today, cheers.
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#36 David Carter

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Posted 31 January 2019 - 06:43 PM

does anyone know Lancelot address I can;t find the box his car was sent in
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#37 Aloha

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Posted 01 February 2019 - 03:47 AM

David
Please send to me
Dale Carstensen. Let me know if you need further details
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#38 David Carter

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Posted 01 February 2019 - 06:10 AM

 Aloha, on 01 February 2019 - 03:47 AM, said:

David
Please send to me
Dale Carstensen. Let me know if you need further details
Dale

Ok thanks
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#39 nitro0440

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Posted 01 February 2019 - 07:05 AM

Car arrived back home today , thanks Dave . Hope things go well with your studies for 2019 .

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Posted 01 February 2019 - 02:58 PM

Car has arrived home, thanks Dave.





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