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Thread: From Reddit: Fast cars versus F1 cars

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    Exclamation From Reddit: Fast cars versus F1 cars

    WOW. Using the youtube doubler to watch the cars go around the same part of the same track during two different races:

    Spa Francorchamps - Eau Rouge Fly Pasts 29.06.09 vs. Formula 1 Raidillon Spa Francorchamps 2009 Great Sound by VJ Not Sure | YouTube Doubler | Mashup Helper

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    That's insane

    That caterham (probably a 500) is a FAST car and it was almost out of the picture when the F1 entered the footage, it beat it to the top of the hill, lol.

    Made that Radical look slow, too.
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    Wow, I have a new respect for F1 drivers. How fast do they go on average anyway?


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    Watched a rerun of the canadian GP from this year, they averaged 140 mph...

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    Thats impressive

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    F1 is the pinnacle of automotive performance, hands down.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Lithium View Post
    F1 is the pinnacle of automotive performance, hands down.
    Most of the time. There are many times however, when one manufacturer develops a new technology that completely changes the playing field and dwarfs the opposing teams, and then by season end the technology gets banned from use.

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    just sick to see it side by side.
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    Quote Originally Posted by UTRacerX9 View Post
    Most of the time. There are many times however, when one manufacturer develops a new technology that completely changes the playing field and dwarfs the opposing teams, and then by season end the technology gets banned from use.
    If I remember right last year a team was using a wing with three seperate fins that was banned by the end of the year.

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    that is just crazy nuts..

    what's also amazing is the stuff that gets banned...like the old cars that had fans sucking the cars down...
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