View Poll Results: Which car do we field?

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  • Corvette C7 DP

    1 14.29%
  • Ferrari GTE

    0 0%
  • Ford GTE

    0 0%
  • Ferrari GT3

    5 71.43%
  • Mercedes GT3

    0 0%
  • Audi GT3

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Thread: 2018 iRacing 24hrs of Daytona Hub

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    Default 2018 iRacing 24hrs of Daytona Hub

    Hey guys,

    So in preparation for the 24 Daytona event, I'm going to ask you all to please submit your choice for car from the attached poll. Only your first choice please, unless we get a sudden surge of interest and can open a second entry. The organizers need this information to determine stint lengths for the schedule. The sooner we get this done, the sooner we start talking setup and getting everyone acclimated and comfortable in the car.

    Once we have the ball rolling, I will continue to use this format for keeping all info in this thread (thanks James!).

    DRIVER SIGNUP:

    - Jason Lundy
    - James Stacey
    - Jay Dargert
    - Drew Lidkea
    - Peter Hebron
    - Paul Hamilton
    - Jimmy Hume
    - Anthony James


    ALTERNATES/SPOTTERS/PARTIAL COMMITS:
    - Christien Hoogveld
    - Liam Park

    - David Anderson


    DRIVER SCHEDULE & ROSTER: ROSTER


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    CHASSIS: Ferrari GT3

    SETUP: 2018 Setup

    Great Lap: 1:44.0 - 1:44.9
    Good Lap: 1:45.0 - 1:45.9
    Okay Lap: 1:46.0 - 1:46.9
    Needs Improvement: 1:47.0 - >

    FUEL:

    Avg fuel burned/lap: 3.354
    Laps on a full tank: 32
    Liters burned/minute: 1.899
    Minutes on a full tank: 57:56


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    OFFICIAL PRACTICES

    Practice 1: Sunday January 14th(7pm EST, 4pm PST (4 hours))
    Session name: Puffin Racing/CMS Daytona 24hr Practice
    Session password: improve
    Daytona International Speedway - Road Course
    Time Of Day: Night
    Practice length: 240 mins (4 hours, 0 mins)
    Practice: Slight Usage (15%)
    Weather Settings: Default
    Last edited by TwoFlatTires; 01-16-2018 at 10:58 AM. Reason: Updates
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    Reserved prerace Q&A: (Feel free to post questions, comments or concerns in this thread. They will be appended to this post.)

    What communication channels are we using for the event?
    CMS has two outlets for voice communication. Team Speak has been our go to in previous years, with Discord as an up and coming competitor. Currently, with the enhanced text chat features of Discord, it will be the preferred method of communication currently. If you are unfamiliar with Discord, or need help with anything - speak up! We can schedule some time to get you where you need to be. (If it is determined that Discord is causing major issues, we can revert back to TS3 for this event.

    I imagine you'll first see Push to Talk setup in the playback or sound options, BUT you also have to do it in the keybinds section. Just choose a function (Push to Talk) and the key you want to use and you should be good to go.


    HERE is an invite to our discord server to get you started.
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    Reserved Live updates: (Feel free to post updates during the race as you see fit. They will be appended to this post for reference.)

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    Updated baseline setup and chassis selection based on current poll responses. Speak now or forever hold your peace if you want another car selected.
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    Updated roster and stint signup. Same as last year, but feel free to voice any questions or concerns.

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    discord or TS...any decisions on this. I have both just have not used discord much if any.

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    Hey gents,

    We're down to two weeks before go time. I know we haven't had but one impromptu "official" shakedown and zero practices, but hopefully everyone has found the baseline set post above and has done some testing on their own. Does anyone have any concerns with the set (or anything else for that matter?) as of right now?

    We will be coordinating practices ramping up throughout the following two weeks, and I will post them when we have the info. I'll try to give you guys at least a couple days notice.

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    Quote Originally Posted by TwoFlatTires View Post
    Hey gents,

    We're down to two weeks before go time. I know we haven't had but one impromptu "official" shakedown and zero practices, but hopefully everyone has found the baseline set post above and has done some testing on their own. Does anyone have any concerns with the set (or anything else for that matter?) as of right now?

    We will be coordinating practices ramping up throughout the following two weeks, and I will post them when we have the info. I'll try to give you guys at least a couple days notice.
    I'm working on tweaking the set. First big thing that sticks out is the caster - would you guys be ok running it a bit lower, say 9.4 or 9.5? I find the higher number just makes the wheel feel so heavy.
    I ran a 1:44.899 on the baseline set with a few minor changes. I noticed it is only 14.5 gallons though so will need to build a full fuel setup.

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    I tweaked the setup as well. Changed the FARB to a 3 Medium, moved brake bias to the rear by a few clicks, and added more preload to the diff while taking a clutch plate out. I'm also running TC2 and ABS10

    On full fuel I'm running 44.6

    Tire wear was pretty good too.
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