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Post by Phil Neville » 14 years ago

Latest post of the previous page:

P34 was right. It's Karlskoga

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Post by Cheeveer » 14 years ago

P34 was the first man with the correct answer, Everso second, Phil Neville third.
Gelleråsen is situated about 5km outside of Karlskoga, the pics was taken by me at the STCC-race there last august.
It's definitely a Swedish track. I have a video, which I cannot locate, that shows Per Eklund driving his Saab 9-3 around that very same corner.
Warren, if you can find that video, could you please post it then? Ive seen Per Eklund driving his Saab but never on Gelleråsen, it was at Mantorp Park that I saw it.
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Post by Warren » 14 years ago

Cheeveer wrote:
It's definitely a Swedish track. I have a video, which I cannot locate, that shows Per Eklund driving his Saab 9-3 around that very same corner.
Warren, if you can find that video, could you please post it then? Ive seen Per Eklund driving his Saab but never on Gelleråsen, it was at Mantorp Park that I saw it.
I'll post when I find it.

EDIT: I was mistaken. This is the video:

http://video.google.com/videoplay?docid ... nd&pl=true

The corner looks similar, but the surroundings are not even close! :roll:
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Post by groubite » 14 years ago

Just for fun, here are the pics of two different circuits. Can someone identify them? (hope it is not too easy... :oops: )

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Post by Cheeveer » 14 years ago

1st is Clermont-Ferrand?
2nd is Nivelles?
:oops:
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Post by PTRACER » 14 years ago

I'd have said number 2 were Clermont-Ferrand.

The first one though, hmmm. :shock: Mugello?
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Post by groubite » 14 years ago

Cheeveer wrote:1st is Clermont-Ferrand?
2nd is Nivelles?
:oops:
No; and
No.

Try again.... :wave:

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Post by groubite » 14 years ago

PTRACER wrote:I'd have said number 2 were Clermont-Ferrand.

The first one though, hmmm. :shock: Mugello?
NO & NO!

Com'on guys! I give you a hint: the circuits are neither in France, nor in Italy... :cool:

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Post by StrtRacrZ » 14 years ago

1st one looks a lot like the Nordenscheife...

2nd, no clue. Spa?

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Post by FloP » 14 years ago

The first one must be a Belgian track. Can't say any more...

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Post by Rob Semmeling » 14 years ago

First one is easy, it's Spa. Probably the chicane at Malmedy. Second one I don't know, looks like something Italian, but it isn't...

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Post by Cheeveer » 14 years ago

Is the 2nd one the old Brno?
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Post by groubite » 14 years ago

Hold it, hold it right there... So, Rob Semmeling did get it right with the first one, well done! :thumbsup:
It is indeed 'Old' Spa-Francorchamp. Photo taken during the 1974 Spa 1000 km, in the twisty section after 'Les Combes' leading to 'Burnenville' bend (you can see the 'white' house from afar).

For the second one, it isn't Brno either. Keep trying... Has anyone recognised the driver of the Ford-Lotus yet? If you do, you should be able to identify the circuit as well. Another hint: this pic dates from 1966... no more. :wow:

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Post by FloP » 14 years ago

groubite wrote:Has anyone recognised the driver of the Ford-Lotus yet? If you do, you should be able to identify the circuit as well. Another hint: this pic dates from 1966... no more. :wow:
Just a guess: Jim Clark?

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Post by groubite » 14 years ago

FloP wrote: Just a guess: Jim Clark?
Nope... it's a Belgian driver, on a Belgian circuit... in 1966... no more. :roll:

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Post by PTRACER » 14 years ago

Mairesse at Spa? :tongue:
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