NASCAR @ the Brickyard

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NASCAR @ the Brickyard

Post by Smitty » Sun Jul 27, 2008 3:29 pm

What a joke!

Goodyear should be FIRED! :bs:

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Re: NASCAR @ the Brickyard

Post by Bill Mc » Sun Jul 27, 2008 4:14 pm

this has been the worst race i have ever seen. and then they wonder why people have stopped watching.
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Re: NASCAR @ the Brickyard

Post by ThisChixFasst » Sun Jul 27, 2008 4:22 pm

Way to go Goodyear! :doh:

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Re: NASCAR @ the Brickyard

Post by BLT 77 » Mon Jul 28, 2008 12:08 am

What a $hitty race...but at least they tried to put on a show for the fans, unlike the F1 USGP/Michelin fiasco a few years ago.

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Re: NASCAR @ the Brickyard

Post by Straight Shooter » Mon Jul 28, 2008 9:17 am

Typical Indy track. Always hard on tires, & the fact that Nascar would not allow an open test for all cars was the biggest problem for Goodyear. Let Firestone get in the ballgame so Badyear can pick up their game!
How can you get a good read on a tire & the track when you only have 3 cars running around testing? You can't & now we have witnessed the final result.
A TOTAL FAILURE TO SAY THE LEAST.
Like 420 says, it was definately the worst race ever!!!!
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Re: NASCAR @ the Brickyard

Post by DrakPak » Mon Jul 28, 2008 9:24 am

NO TIRE RULES :pinkelephant:

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Re: NASCAR @ the Brickyard

Post by supertc88 » Mon Jul 28, 2008 9:30 am

One of the guys at work was tellin' me about that mess! :roll:
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Re: NASCAR @ the Brickyard

Post by superlatenut » Mon Jul 28, 2008 11:01 am

:puking:

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Re: NASCAR @ the Brickyard

Post by Stroker » Mon Jul 28, 2008 11:36 am

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Re: NASCAR @ the Brickyard

Post by NEWBOMB TURK » Mon Jul 28, 2008 11:37 am

Not much different then the BS we put up with around here. Competition Yellow or Two Lap Rule, what's the difference? They are both caused by the same problem. Build tires that are more durable. If you lose a little speed so what.
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Re: NASCAR @ the Brickyard

Post by checkeredflagchick » Mon Jul 28, 2008 2:53 pm

i'd say it was a horrible race...but idk if i'd even call it a race.

it sucked big time!
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Re: NASCAR @ the Brickyard

Post by longtimefan » Mon Jul 28, 2008 3:21 pm

I am sure Goodyear can build a longer lasting tire but then the driver would have to learn to find the limit to the tires and get as close to it as they can without wrecking. But then that would mean only few of them could still drive well enough to finish the race. Was it Texas Motor Speedway earlier this year where they actually had to do this? And you heard what happened then, if they can't go wide open the whole way around they complain about that.

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Re: NASCAR @ the Brickyard

Post by racefan28+66 » Mon Jul 28, 2008 4:43 pm

Goodyear-BOOOOOOOOOO :silenced:
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Re: NASCAR @ the Brickyard

Post by lefty » Mon Jul 28, 2008 8:29 pm

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