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Was meaning to post this yesterday but busy busy busy!!!

Commiseration's to Eion Murray who was involved in the 1st lap accident and wiped out his chances in both that and the 2nd race

BTCC - Brands

I note that the accident was caused by a BMW driver who was probably jealous that Eion had a much better looking car

I also think that this race put the lie to rear wheel drive being superior for everyday driving as not only did the chap in the one loose it big time; but so did the orange BMW that was in the lead

Anyway - sorry to hear that Eion won't be able to compete at Knockhill

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Rear wheel drive and painted tarmac don't mix Kevin that's why they spun !! Like all BMW drivers they wanted all the road and then some and paid the price !!
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I also think that this race put the lie to rear wheel drive being superior for everyday driving as not only did the chap in the one loose it big time; but so did the orange BMW that was in the lead
Orange Beemer was driven by Colin Turkington from here in Northern Ireland. Even though he drives a BMW he is a genuinely nice chap.
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Yeah - 'cos he used to drive an MG
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Yeah - 'cos he used to drive an MG
Yes, but he since gave up smoking the pipe, shaved the beard and decided tweed wasn't his style.
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Tom Onslow-Cole is a thoroughly nice chap too.

Had the fortune to meet him when he was a Clio Cup rookie (and still a schoolkid ) because one of my mates was doing some radio work and a story on this teenage 'prodigy' racing driver, so spent a bit of time with him and his crew over a weekend at Brands. Good to see him getting somewhere, a kid with real talent and a star in the making.
 
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Was meaning to post this yesterday but busy busy busy!!!

I note that the accident was caused by a BMW driver who was probably jealous that Eion had a much better looking car

I also think that this race put the lie to rear wheel drive being superior for everyday driving as not only did the chap in the one loose it big time; but so did the orange BMW that was in the lead
Sorry I often seem to disagree with you Kev, but I can't let you get away with this one!
1. BTCC is not 'everyday driving' (It's neither driving nor racing - unless you include fairground bumper cars as driving)
2. 'Losing it' is generally caused by the driver ( or in the case of the BTSS, another driver) and not the car.
3. If FWD is superior to RWD on the track, how come there are not, and never have been, any FWD cars in ALL the major formulae?
RWD cars are inherently safer to drive fast
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Look out

The low post bullies have arrived





PS I'll think you'll find Kevin's comments were a bit tounge in cheek fella



























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Kev knows I know that, and so was my reply. I sit squarely on the fence when it comes to post bullies
But thanks for your concern, all the same
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Kev knows I know that, and so was my reply. I sit squarely on the fence when it comes to post bullies
But thanks for your concern, all the same
Kev knows you know that but I didn't know that Kev knows you knew that !!



Watch out for them splinters on that fence !!

BTW Dave Pinkey won't be at Knockhill following that 'out of control rear wheel drive panzerwagen' incident !!
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Kev knows what he knows but whether he knows whats what is unknown
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Well Big D 71 seems to know what's what but I don't know if others will know who knows what's what and who's who and what they know !!

Then again he doesn't seem to know what's what or who's who when it comes to knowing who's where on what side of the fence !!
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Well Big D 71 seems to know what's what but I don't know if others will know who knows what's what and who's who and what they know !!

Then again he doesn't seem to know what's what or who's who when it comes to knowing who's where on what side of the fence !!
What what he said said
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Well Big D 71 seems to know what's what but I don't know if others will know who knows what's what and who's who and what they know !!

Then again he doesn't seem to know what's what or who's who when it comes to knowing who's where on what side of the fence !!
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That what is which and which is what?

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If those are these or these are those.

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And I have nothing else to do,
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That who is what and what is who.

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That these are whose- but whose are these?

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By that you mean you dont' you



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That's not what Gary says



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No; that's because he's jealous that I am and he isn't
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No; that's because he's jealous that I am and he isn't so deluded
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No; that's because he's jealous that I am and he isn't
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When I said I sit squarely on the fence, I meant sometimes I'm on one side of it, and sometimes on the other side - depending which side I'm on. I thought I'd made that clear.....but obviously not.
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I used to be indicisive, but now I'm just not sure...
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When I said I sit squarely on the fence, I meant sometimes I'm on one side of it, and sometimes on the other side - depending which side I'm on. I thought I'd made that clear.....but obviously not.
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