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by RobManser
Tue Aug 16, 2016 1:45 pm
Forum: Paddock Chatter
Topic: Engine Regulations
Replies: 51
Views: 25607

Re: Engine Regulations

I’d just like to comment on the following quote from the above statement if I may: “…On the 14th July 2015 the board made a decision, on balance, to remove the FR eligibility for MonoF3 class and duly published this [RM: 8th Aug 2015 on this forum]. There were no prospective FR cars for 2016 season…...
by RobManser
Mon Jul 18, 2016 2:35 pm
Forum: Paddock Chatter
Topic: Engine Regulations
Replies: 51
Views: 25607

Re: Engine Regulations

I completely agree Andy. FRs are unique in that they occupy a space between the older spaceframe cars and the Dallaras, and that applies whether you're looking at cost, safety, or room for taller drivers, or all three. They manage this with a road standard engine and ready availability of parts and ...
by RobManser
Sat Jul 16, 2016 11:25 am
Forum: Paddock Chatter
Topic: Engine Regulations
Replies: 51
Views: 25607

Re: Engine Regulations

Another idea would be to just take the bold step of creating an FR class, either under BARC regs or full FR regs. It's not unheard of for a championship to have a class with just a handful of cars competing. It would make things simpler for spectators too, who seemed very confused when I sat amongst...
by RobManser
Sat Jul 16, 2016 9:36 am
Forum: Paddock Chatter
Topic: Engine Regulations
Replies: 51
Views: 25607

Re: Engine Regulations

I feel I should have my say regarding Formula Renaults, as I own one that I am yet to race. Relative Performance It's always tricky homologating two different cars in one class. As the Monoposto organisers have made very clear, if there were enough later carbon tubbed Tatuus Formula Renaults (hereaf...
by RobManser
Wed Apr 27, 2016 8:10 am
Forum: Paddock Chatter
Topic: to those who use trailers
Replies: 14
Views: 6803

Re: to those who use trailers

Just a few things to check and in answer to your questions: 1) Most vehicles will have a safe towing limit stipulated by their manufacturer. For modern cars this will just be listed in the back of your handbook, but I'm not so sure for your truck!! In the absence of that, or in addition to it, commo...

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