Recent Topics
F1 - 2016 Monaco Grand Prix
by gofast182
05/25/16 11:39 AM
Mazda 3 drain and fill
by jay929
05/25/16 11:38 AM
Looking at VW TDI
by loneryder
05/25/16 11:13 AM
Valvoline Maxlife ATF & Walmart
by HosteenJorje
05/25/16 11:00 AM
New car polish
by Tempest
05/25/16 10:58 AM
Toyota Red long Life vs Pink Super Long Life?
by Drew99GT
05/25/16 10:50 AM
Extended Warranty Requirement
by TiredTrucker
05/25/16 09:57 AM
RARE HID installation
by Kira
05/25/16 08:51 AM
ATP AT-205 good engine cleaner ?
by kr_bitog
05/25/16 06:16 AM
List of VOA's from Russian Oil Club
by spiderbypass
05/25/16 01:43 AM
Quicksilver Prem Plus
by jmw116
05/25/16 01:39 AM
Creating white letter tires
by turtlevette
05/25/16 12:22 AM
Newest Members
Hokie_Dave, ant3a, afterburnerbg, SupraSaiyan, Bighorn2500
57973 Registered Users
Who's Online
83 registered (901Memphis, AKA, 1JZ_E46, Andrei, 97f150, 440Magnum, 9 invisible), 1783 Guests and 309 Spiders online.
Key: Admin, Global Mod, Mod
Forum Stats
57973 Members
66 Forums
249383 Topics
4081938 Posts

Max Online: 2862 @ 07/07/14 03:10 PM
Donate to BITOG
Topic Options
#3428523 - 07/18/14 01:49 PM www.racing for.me
CATERHAM Offline


Registered: 11/18/05
Posts: 10037
Loc: Burlington, Ontario, Canada
Any members also a member of this "by invitation only" racing website?
_________________________
74 Lotus Europa, 5W-50
86 Porsche 928S, TGMO 0W-20 25% / M1 0W-40 75%
96 BMW 328i, Idemitsu/TGMO 0W-20 70% / M1 0W-40 30%
94 Caterham 7, FUCHS 0W-20

Top
#3428733 - 07/18/14 08:19 PM Re: www.racing for.me [Re: CATERHAM]
Garak Offline


Registered: 12/05/09
Posts: 18299
Loc: Regina, Saskatchewan, Canada
I haven't heard anything about it. What can you tell us?

Hopefully it turns out to be something good and/or useful. Given the difficulties you and I have both had in watching what we want, we need alternatives. I'd prefer if they all went to the WEC model - although that needs a couple fixes.
_________________________
Plain, simple Garak.

2008 Infiniti G37 coupe - Mobil Delvac 1 ESP 5w-40, Wix 51358
1984 F-150 4.9L six - Quaker State GB 10w-30, Wix 51515

Top
#3428967 - 07/19/14 01:37 AM Re: www.racing for.me [Re: CATERHAM]
Garak Offline


Registered: 12/05/09
Posts: 18299
Loc: Regina, Saskatchewan, Canada
Caterham, from what little I've been able to deduce from the web, this sounds like a file sharing or torrent site for Formula 1 races (and probably other motorsports stuff), and seems very dodgy at best. All kinds of people are talking about how they'd provide bandwidth for the sharing and keep seeding all night and similar nonsense if they could only get an invite.

If that's what the site is, they better hope Bernie doesn't find out.
_________________________
Plain, simple Garak.

2008 Infiniti G37 coupe - Mobil Delvac 1 ESP 5w-40, Wix 51358
1984 F-150 4.9L six - Quaker State GB 10w-30, Wix 51515

Top
#3429300 - 07/19/14 01:16 PM Re: www.racing for.me [Re: Garak]
CATERHAM Offline


Registered: 11/18/05
Posts: 10037
Loc: Burlington, Ontario, Canada
Yes Garak that's what the site is at least partly about.
_________________________
74 Lotus Europa, 5W-50
86 Porsche 928S, TGMO 0W-20 25% / M1 0W-40 75%
96 BMW 328i, Idemitsu/TGMO 0W-20 70% / M1 0W-40 30%
94 Caterham 7, FUCHS 0W-20

Top
#3429404 - 07/19/14 04:29 PM Re: www.racing for.me [Re: CATERHAM]
Garak Offline


Registered: 12/05/09
Posts: 18299
Loc: Regina, Saskatchewan, Canada
What else have you heard about it? I haven't found out much. But, as I indicated, they had better pray Bernie doesn't get freaked out about it. F1 (and other FIA sanctioned events) need a better presence online, and one of the first steps to accomplishing that is stomping hard on the pirates.

I already pay a fee for WEC, and gladly. I'd do the same with F1, Blancpain GT, and others. Heck, the technology is here now for Bernie to actually realize his dream of Berie-vision. wink
_________________________
Plain, simple Garak.

2008 Infiniti G37 coupe - Mobil Delvac 1 ESP 5w-40, Wix 51358
1984 F-150 4.9L six - Quaker State GB 10w-30, Wix 51515

Top