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by Stareagle
07 Sep 2022, 04:48
Forum: The Andrea Sassetti Memorial Forum
Topic: 2021 IMSA SportsCar Championship - 12 Hours of Sebring!
Replies: 86
Views: 2758

Re: 2021 IMSA SportsCar Championship - 12 Hours of Sebring!

Give the Title to Toyota .. But Which One? Going into the season, the GTP championship was expected to come down to the two Toyota Gazoos, and while it still might, the #10 is struggling to stay in the race. After Dane Cameron's late mistake dropped them from second to eighth at Sebring, the #9 now...
by Stareagle
06 Sep 2022, 22:25
Forum: The Andrea Sassetti Memorial Forum
Topic: 2021 IMSA SportsCar Championship - 12 Hours of Sebring!
Replies: 86
Views: 2758

Re: 2021 IMSA SportsCar Championship - 12 Hours of Sebring!

Live Blog: Twelve Hours of Sebring GRID: Another sunny day – the IMSA season hasn’t seen a drop of rain thus far. The biggest surprise is the #21 Kronstadt Keto going with crash-prone Heikki Kovalainen over defending Indy 500 champ Scott Dixon for the first stint. Alex Palou, fresh off his season-o...
by Stareagle
04 Sep 2022, 06:28
Forum: The Andrea Sassetti Memorial Forum
Topic: 2021 IMSA SportsCar Championship - 12 Hours of Sebring!
Replies: 86
Views: 2758

Re: 2021 IMSA SportsCar Championship - 12 Hours of Sebring!

Montoya Puts Penske On Pole at Sebring Juan Pablo Montoya's 1:49.106 on the final lap of qualifying gave his #5 Penske the pole by 0.028 seconds over the #10 Gazoo Toyota. Scott Dixon finished third in the #21 Kronstadt Keto ahead of the #9 Toyota and the #8 Andretti BMW. In GTD, Nighthawk Racing l...
by Stareagle
15 Aug 2022, 09:20
Forum: The Andrea Sassetti Memorial Forum
Topic: 2021 IMSA SportsCar Championship - 12 Hours of Sebring!
Replies: 86
Views: 2758

Re: 2021 IMSA SportsCar Championship - Rolex 24 Hours of Daytona Results!

Toyota Makes Mockery of American Endurance Racing It was always going to be a risk to allow Toyota Gazoo to enter the GTP category this season, given the years of experience they have with running hybrid prototypes in Europe. IMSA said the budget caps meant they wouldn't be able to upgrade their ca...
by Stareagle
15 Aug 2022, 07:58
Forum: The Andrea Sassetti Memorial Forum
Topic: 2021 IMSA SportsCar Championship - 12 Hours of Sebring!
Replies: 86
Views: 2758

Re: 2021 IMSA SportsCar Championship - Rolex 24 Hours of Daytona Results!

2021 Foyt/Rutherford Twelve Hours of Texas LIVE GRID : The Toyotas are the class of the field, but the #10 team came off their win in Daytona with a terrible qualifying session and start sixth. Can the #9 take advantage and build an early lead while their teammates work through traffic? Can Kronsta...
by Stareagle
14 Aug 2022, 23:50
Forum: The Paul Stoddart Memorial Forum
Topic: 2023 Silly Season
Replies: 48
Views: 1768

Re: 2023 Silly Season

dr-baker wrote: 14 Aug 2022, 14:41 I would love to see her in F1, but I fear it would be too soon. Unless she seriously turns out to be another Max Verstappen or Kimi Raikkonen.
Agreed. I don't think she would consider herself ready at this point.
by Stareagle
14 Aug 2022, 10:03
Forum: The Paul Stoddart Memorial Forum
Topic: 2023 Silly Season
Replies: 48
Views: 1768

Re: 2023 Silly Season

Logan Sargeant is on their books as an academy driver, and if he holds onto his current 3rd place in Formula 2, he is on course to earn enough superlicence points this season to qualify for a licence (and running in free practice sessions will help a little in that regard). Might Williams look to h...
by Stareagle
14 Aug 2022, 08:49
Forum: The Andrea Sassetti Memorial Forum
Topic: 2021 IMSA SportsCar Championship - 12 Hours of Sebring!
Replies: 86
Views: 2758

Re: 2021 IMSA SportsCar Championship - Rolex 24 Hours of Daytona Results!

Duval Puts Toyota Onto Pole For Texas Loic Duval knew he was only going to get one shot to win the pole for Saturday's Foyt/Rutherford Twelve Hours in Texas race. He didn't miss the chance. Duval's 1:27.131 put the #9 Gazoo Toyota atop the leaderboard midway through the session, and both Pipo Deran...
by Stareagle
08 Aug 2022, 23:53
Forum: The Andrea Sassetti Memorial Forum
Topic: 2021 IMSA SportsCar Championship - 12 Hours of Sebring!
Replies: 86
Views: 2758

Re: 2021 IMSA SportsCar Championship - Rolex 24 Hours of Daytona Results!

Prize money and repair bills are updated in the Google Document . There are a lot of teams who didn't use their upgrade points in the preseason for either budgetary (Toyota Gazoo) or other reasons. They have the following number of points: Toyota Gazoo: 6 FCT WRT Audi: 2 Andretti Autosport: 4 RM Vik...
by Stareagle
04 Aug 2022, 23:45
Forum: The Andrea Sassetti Memorial Forum
Topic: 2021 IMSA SportsCar Championship - 12 Hours of Sebring!
Replies: 86
Views: 2758

Re: 2021 IMSA SportsCar Championship - Rolex 24 Hours of Daytona Results!

2021 Rolex 24 Hours of Daytona Live-Blog PRE-RACE: Andretti Autosports has the front row in the Prototype division, but all the talk has been about the team starting at the back of the class – Toyota Gazoo. Alexander Rossi couldn’t get one car off the starting line and Tony Kanaan binned the second...
by Stareagle
04 Aug 2022, 04:16
Forum: The Andrea Sassetti Memorial Forum
Topic: 2021 IMSA SportsCar Championship - 12 Hours of Sebring!
Replies: 86
Views: 2758

Re: 2021 IMSA SportsCar Championship - Rolex 24 Hours of Daytona

Andretti Autosport Takes Pole For 24 Hours of Daytona PRE-RACE: Some interesting driver choices, with Toyota choosing to start with Tony Kanaan and Alexander Rossi rather than their regular drivers. Other teams are splitting their choices – Penske going with Pipo Derani and Kyle Kirkwood and Nighth...
by Stareagle
03 Aug 2022, 00:43
Forum: The Andrea Sassetti Memorial Forum
Topic: 2021 IMSA SportsCar Championship - 12 Hours of Sebring!
Replies: 86
Views: 2758

Re: 2021 IMSA SportsCar Championship - Rolex 24 Hours of Daytona

Gazoo Toyota Lock Out Daytona Front Row At first glance, pole position doesn't seem all that important for an endurance race - there is plenty of time to make up a few car lengths off the start - but that's not the philosophy of the Gazoo Toyota team. "If we're starting at the front, we're not...
by Stareagle
02 Aug 2022, 06:51
Forum: The Andrea Sassetti Memorial Forum
Topic: 2021 IMSA SportsCar Championship - 12 Hours of Sebring!
Replies: 86
Views: 2758

Re: 2021 IMSA SportsCar Championship - Rolex 24 Hours of Daytona

Chadwick Back At Corvette Racing British star Jamie Chadwick isn't at Daytona this week, but she will be at COTA and Sebring next month after all. Chadwick, who will replace Kyle Larson in the #4 Corvette Racing car for the remainder of this season's endurance races, has been the subject of a contr...
by Stareagle
21 Jul 2022, 03:08
Forum: The Andrea Sassetti Memorial Forum
Topic: 2021 IMSA SportsCar Championship - 12 Hours of Sebring!
Replies: 86
Views: 2758

Re: 2021 IMSA SportsCar Championship - Preseason Testing

Butterfox wrote: 18 Jul 2022, 11:40 2 points aero 1 point grip for the GTP car if that is possible
1 aero and 2 grip for the GTD cars

not really finding the spreadsheet very clear, so correct me if i'm doing something wrong
Done. You have plenty of money.
by Stareagle
18 Jul 2022, 03:10
Forum: The Andrea Sassetti Memorial Forum
Topic: IndyCar 2021: A Tentative Look
Replies: 3
Views: 219

Re: IndyCar 2021: A Tentative Look

IndyCar Silly Season Winding Down With only a few weeks left until the start of the season in St. Petersburg, IndyCar teams are starting to finalize their lineups for what promises to be a fascinating 2021 season. With the Penske-France merger going into full effect in 2022, including a unified NAS...
by Stareagle
17 Jul 2022, 06:25
Forum: The Andrea Sassetti Memorial Forum
Topic: 2021 IMSA SportsCar Championship - 12 Hours of Sebring!
Replies: 86
Views: 2758

Re: 2021 IMSA SportsCar Championship - Preseason Testing

Preseason upgrade points remaining:

Keto Kronstadt: 2
FCT WRT Audi: 5
Andretti Autosport: 4
RM Vikingsport Aston Martin: 6
WRT Audi: 5
MarchSixteen: 4
Winward Mercedes: 6

These must be spent before the season-opening race. The budget and upgrade spreadsheet is here.
by Stareagle
17 Jul 2022, 06:21
Forum: The Andrea Sassetti Memorial Forum
Topic: 2021 IMSA SportsCar Championship - 12 Hours of Sebring!
Replies: 86
Views: 2758

Re: 2021 IMSA SportsCar Championship - Preseason Testing

My upgrades: Nighthawk Racing: 2 points of aero NPC team upgrades: Acura Team Penske: 2 points of reliability Cadillac Team Ganassi: 1 point of aero, 1 point of grip Corvette Racing: 1 point of aero, 1 point of grip Tesla Motorsports: 2 points of grip Porsche 99X Racing: 2 points of grip Audi eTron ...
by Stareagle
11 Jul 2022, 07:44
Forum: The Andrea Sassetti Memorial Forum
Topic: 2021 Formula 3 Asian Championship
Replies: 37
Views: 1278

Re: 2021 Formula 3 Asian Championship

Corsa Piemontese will enter Macau with its normal pairing of Nannini and Perreault.
by Stareagle
08 Jul 2022, 23:47
Forum: The Andrea Sassetti Memorial Forum
Topic: 2021 IMSA SportsCar Championship - 12 Hours of Sebring!
Replies: 86
Views: 2758

Re: 2021 IMSA SportsCar Championship - Preseason Testing

In-Season Testing Schedule Due to concerns about testing locales, IMSA is announcing the 2021 in-season testing schedule, all of which will be held on Monday and Tuesday after the three-hour races held at the track. Lime Rock Park Road America Mosport Park Mid-Ohio Teams with complaints are encoura...
by Stareagle
08 Jul 2022, 07:58
Forum: The Andrea Sassetti Memorial Forum
Topic: 2021 IMSA SportsCar Championship - 12 Hours of Sebring!
Replies: 86
Views: 2758

Re: 2021 IMSA SportsCar Championship - Preseason Testing

IMSA Teams Furious After Michigan Carnage "Why are we running our last preseason test at a track that hasn't been used in 30 years?" That was the question echoing up and down the paddock at Michigan International Speedway after a weekend that created more repair bills than useful informat...
by Stareagle
08 Jul 2022, 01:41
Forum: The Andrea Sassetti Memorial Forum
Topic: 2021 IMSA SportsCar Championship - 12 Hours of Sebring!
Replies: 86
Views: 2758

Re: 2021 IMSA SportsCar Championship - Preseason Testing

MIS Test to Simulate Race Weekend At the request of several teams, the upcoming test at the Michigan International Speedway will be structured in the same way as a regular-season race weekend. On Saturday morning, there will be a 90-practice session, followed by a 15-minute qualifying session. On S...
by Stareagle
03 Jul 2022, 19:13
Forum: The Andrea Sassetti Memorial Forum
Topic: 2021 IMSA SportsCar Championship - 12 Hours of Sebring!
Replies: 86
Views: 2758

Re: 2021 IMSA SportsCar Championship - Preseason Testing

Because of the holiday in the US, I'll keep this upgrade window open until Wednesday, July 6. The MIS road-course test - the third and final of the preseason - will run on the 7th.
by Stareagle
28 Jun 2022, 01:02
Forum: The Andrea Sassetti Memorial Forum
Topic: 2021 IMSA SportsCar Championship - 12 Hours of Sebring!
Replies: 86
Views: 2758

Re: 2021 IMSA SportsCar Championship - Preseason Testing

Round 2 Upgrades: Team Penske: 1 point of grip, 1 point of reliability Ganassi Cadillac: 1 point of grip, 1 point of qualifying Corvette Racing: 1 point of grip, 1 point of tire wear Nighthawk Racing: 1 point of tire wear, 1 point of reliability Tesla Motorsports: 2 points of qualifying Porsche 99X:...
by Stareagle
26 Jun 2022, 09:13
Forum: The Andrea Sassetti Memorial Forum
Topic: 2021 IMSA SportsCar Championship - 12 Hours of Sebring!
Replies: 86
Views: 2758

Re: 2021 IMSA SportsCar Championship - Preseason Testing

Gazoo Ready For Daytona Dane Cameron wanted to make sure everyone remembered which team is favored to win the IMSA GTP class. On his first hot lap of the day, Cameron posted a 2:16.989 on the Utah Motorsport Campus road course in his Gazoo Racing Toyota. He and teammate Kamui Kobayashi could have t...
by Stareagle
24 Jun 2022, 04:16
Forum: The Andrea Sassetti Memorial Forum
Topic: Alt-America Reference Material
Replies: 0
Views: 142

Alt-America Reference Material

Since GPR canon is short on American series, especially historical stuff, I whipped up some reference materials. This is a spreadsheet listing the career stats for everyone who has raced at least once in a NASCAR Cup series race: NASCAR History And here's one listing everyone who has raced at least ...
by Stareagle
24 Jun 2022, 00:29
Forum: The Andrea Sassetti Memorial Forum
Topic: 2021 IMSA SportsCar Championship - 12 Hours of Sebring!
Replies: 86
Views: 2758

Re: 2021 IMSA SportsCar Championship - Preseason Testing

Second Preseason Test Underway in Utah Several IMSA teams showed up with significant upgrades to the car this weekend, and it showed on Day 1 of testing. However, the 4.5-mile track at Utah Motorsports Campus (formerly Miller Motorsports Park) proved equal to the task. While there were no serious a...
by Stareagle
21 Jun 2022, 04:46
Forum: The Andrea Sassetti Memorial Forum
Topic: 2021 Formula 3 European Championship - Season Over!
Replies: 50
Views: 1814

Re: 2021 Formula 3 European Championship - Confirm teams!

Pinkd56 wrote: 20 Jun 2022, 19:30 Any driver changes before Pau, please let me know ASAP :)
Corsa Piemontese would like to change Olli Caldwell for a driver who can deal with a flat tire without taking out a title contender.

Grazie.
by Stareagle
20 Jun 2022, 05:29
Forum: The Andrea Sassetti Memorial Forum
Topic: IndyCar 2021: A Tentative Look
Replies: 3
Views: 219

IndyCar 2021: A Tentative Look

Like 2020, the 2021 IndyCar season will mostly be happening in the background of the full IMSA resource-management game using Lights to Flag and a lot of spreadsheets. IndyCar and Indy Lights will be simulated using sophisticated spreadsheets, but there aren't going to be any graphics. It will be up...
by Stareagle
20 Jun 2022, 03:27
Forum: The Andrea Sassetti Memorial Forum
Topic: 2020 Airbnb IndyCar Series - THE RETURN
Replies: 158
Views: 33958

Re: 2020 Airbnb IndyCar Series - THE RETURN

Newgarden Cruises to First IndyCar Championship In the end, Josef Newgarden did what he'd been doing all year. He had a fast car, he stayed out of trouble and he finished on the podium. This time, though, the trophy was a lot bigger and the champagne tasted even better. Newgarden finished third in ...
by Stareagle
19 Jun 2022, 19:10
Forum: The Andrea Sassetti Memorial Forum
Topic: 2021 IMSA SportsCar Championship - 12 Hours of Sebring!
Replies: 86
Views: 2758

Re: 2021 IMSA SportsCar Championship (and Tesla Cup testing)

Team Penske: 2 points of grip Ganassi Racing: 1 point of grip, 1 point of reliability Corvette Racing: 1 point of aero, 1 point of grip Tesla: 2 points of aero WeatherTech Porsche: 1 point of aero, 1 point of tire wear Turner BMW: 2 points of tire wear eTeam Penske: 1 point of grip, 1 point of tire ...
by Stareagle
19 Jun 2022, 05:20
Forum: The Andrea Sassetti Memorial Forum
Topic: 2020 Airbnb IndyCar Series - THE RETURN
Replies: 158
Views: 33958

Re: 2020 Airbnb IndyCar Series - THE RETURN

Cassidy Wins At Sonoma To Keep Title Hope Alive Ashley Cassidy is almost certainly not going to win the 2020 IndyCar championship. But her victory Sunday at Sonoma means she still has a chance going into the double-point finale at Laguna Seca. Cassidy's 52 points, including two for the pole, leave ...
by Stareagle
17 Jun 2022, 00:17
Forum: The Andrea Sassetti Memorial Forum
Topic: 2021 IMSA SportsCar Championship - 12 Hours of Sebring!
Replies: 86
Views: 2758

Re: 2021 IMSA SportsCar Championship (and Tesla Cup testing)

Nighthawk Racing is going for two points of mechanical grip.

Menlo Park Motorsports will take a point of aero and a point of grip.
by Stareagle
17 Jun 2022, 00:13
Forum: The Andrea Sassetti Memorial Forum
Topic: 2020 Airbnb IndyCar Series - THE RETURN
Replies: 158
Views: 33958

Re: 2020 Airbnb IndyCar Series - THE RETURN

Championship In Doubt After Newgarden Crash in Texas A blown Firestone tire has put the 2020 IndyCar championship in play as the series heads to California for the season's final two races. Josef Newgarden's failed Firehawk radial left him with a 21st-place finish at the Best In The World 600, shri...
by Stareagle
15 Jun 2022, 18:25
Forum: The Andrea Sassetti Memorial Forum
Topic: 2021 IMSA SportsCar Championship - 12 Hours of Sebring!
Replies: 86
Views: 2758

Re: 2021 IMSA SportsCar Championship (and Tesla Cup testing)

Qualifying Trim Mixes the Grid at Willow Springs Test On the second day of the IMSA test at Willow Springs, the cars were set up for a one-hour qualifying session, and only one team was able to dominate its class. That team wasn't in GTP, as Kamui Kobayashi and Dane Cameron took the "pole"...
by Stareagle
15 Jun 2022, 01:17
Forum: The Andrea Sassetti Memorial Forum
Topic: 2021 IMSA SportsCar Championship - 12 Hours of Sebring!
Replies: 86
Views: 2758

Re: 2021 IMSA SportsCar Championship (and Tesla Cup testing)

California Traffic Wins First IMSA Test The first day of preseason testing has finished, and it was dominated by frustrated drivers. Twenty-nine sports cars is a little crowded for Willow Spring Raceway, especially when they are testing different setups on mostly short runs. If there was a driver w...
by Stareagle
14 Jun 2022, 04:05
Forum: The Andrea Sassetti Memorial Forum
Topic: 2021 IMSA SportsCar Championship - 12 Hours of Sebring!
Replies: 86
Views: 2758

Re: 2021 IMSA SportsCar Championship (and Tesla Cup testing)

NOTE: There was an error in my post listing the drivers for the AI-controlled teams - Oliver Jarvis was listed on both Team Penske's #5 GTP and #55 eGT entries. Juan Pablo Montoya is driving the #5 and Jarvis is driving the #55.
by Stareagle
13 Jun 2022, 09:50
Forum: The Andrea Sassetti Memorial Forum
Topic: 2021 Americas F3 Championship
Replies: 21
Views: 882

Re: 2021 Americas F3 Championship

If you are still short one team:

Team: Nighthawk Racing
User: Stareagle
Nation: USA
Numbers: 19 and 20

Drivers:

#19
1: Linus Lundqvist (RL)
2: Sting Ray Robb (RL)
3: Benjamin Pederson (RL)

#20
1: Jean-Pierre Carbonneau (CAN) (DEC: Me)
by Stareagle
13 Jun 2022, 09:27
Forum: The Andrea Sassetti Memorial Forum
Topic: 2021 Americas F3 Championship
Replies: 21
Views: 882

Re: F3 Americas 2021

CarloSpace wrote: 24 Apr 2022, 08:11
User: CarloSpace
Team: HMD Motorsports (irl team)
Nationality: US of A
Numbers: 59 & 79

Driver 1: David Malukas
DEC: IRL
Malukas, who is winning the 2020 Indy Lights season with two races left, will be offered a 2021 IndyCar seat with Foyt-HMD Racing.
by Stareagle
13 Jun 2022, 05:46
Forum: The Andrea Sassetti Memorial Forum
Topic: 2020 Airbnb IndyCar Series - THE RETURN
Replies: 158
Views: 33958

Re: 2020 Airbnb IndyCar Series - THE RETURN

Newgarden Dominates The Glen To Regain Points Lead Josef Newgarden spent most of the summer on IndyCar podiums but struggled to reach the top step. Sunday, he ended his nine-race winless streak in style, putting up a Grand Chelem at Watkins Glen to regain the series point lead. Newgarden beat Ashle...
by Stareagle
13 Jun 2022, 04:29
Forum: The Andrea Sassetti Memorial Forum
Topic: 2020 Airbnb IndyCar Series - THE RETURN
Replies: 158
Views: 33958

Re: 2020 Airbnb IndyCar Series - THE RETURN

Kinnikuniverse wrote: 12 Jun 2022, 11:41 God, Indycar IRL should return to michigan...its their second spiritual home, dammit...
100% agree. I think IndyCar should mostly avoid ovals, but they need to be back at MIS.