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Old 7th January 2007, 23:41   #16
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well am planning to go on 12th to mgf metropolitan gurgaon.. but a sincere advice to everyone who plans on seeing the car
try reachin the mall as early as possible in the morning to avoid the rush
how bout a mini tbhp meet there on the 12th

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but why is this car coming ?What is the purpose?
Anyway good to see it in India
Johnny Walker is a sponser for team Mclaren Mercedes and Johnnie W is doing a promo bit in India.
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Old 9th January 2007, 02:10   #18
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Who's the clown sitting next to the car, in the driver's position?!

Can't make out for sure, but looks like the steering wheel is the real deal. Must say that's quite a thing, because last time when HSBC brought the Jag down, it had some horrid replacement.
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Old 9th January 2007, 12:32   #19
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They were holding some contests and winners were given free JW sun shade cap(That 10rs thing people wear at cricket matches to avoid the sun.
The steering wheel looked real. I could get pics from top only as at the same level the crowd was too much to get any decent shots.
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To handle the extreme Aerodynamic & G-forces exerted on the car especially on high speeds. With the kind of downforce these cars generate coupled to the high-speeds the load factors are huge & hence the tyres have to be able to withstand the pressure while giving great grip & stability.
Hmmm - that makes sense. But why do I see Lambo's and Ferrari's and 911 turbos coming with huge rims and much lower profile tyres, if they also claim to match almost similar speeds
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Hmmm - that makes sense. But why do I see Lambo's and Ferrari's and 911 turbos coming with huge rims and much lower profile tyres, if they also claim to match almost similar speeds
Well because the Ferrari's & Lambo's run at 200mph or above for a few seconds at a time (even on autobahn's you find such stretches for a very short period of time) where as the F1 cars have to pound the track at these speeds lap after lap, hence the increased stress.
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oh damn...i missed it!!!
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hey,

on a trip abroad, i went to a sports bar, to my surprise i found the mclaren f1 there, the one which kimi drove, it seems the owner a sheikh had bought it!!!

check out the pic
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The one on the right when u come in from Delhi from MG Road. The on in which PVR is there.....the MGF METROPOLITON.....Surely there'd be banners & stuff
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