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Season 7 Discussion Thread

Discussion in 'SRD Sprint Cup Offline League' started by Chevellion, Aug 1, 2016.

  1. Chevellion

    Chevellion Offline League Director

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    Thanks for the callout. Considering that all ratings outside of track specialization are set to default (40-60), I wouldn't want a team to put themselves in a situation where they risked a 70% chance of engine failure every weekend.
     
  2. Saan Anguish

    Saan Anguish Inflictor of Pain

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    I like the idea of having a gain in one area mid season.

    I see where you're coming from with this, but unless you're pulling a team Xxxxxxxxxxxtreme racing and are really short on cash to where a gain in engine performance makes your reliability suffer... you're doing it wrong. Lol
     
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    guardracer19 Well-Known Member

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    Just wondering, since we actual use a Srd Series and a BER POLE Award contingencies has anyone thought about making a contig for the website that hosts the forum or anything. I thought that would be a nice addition or full blown custom contigs just a thought I had last night.
     
  4. TColeman12

    TColeman12 #88Forever

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    Edit: Nevermind
     
  5. canadienhits

    canadienhits The Dominator, Cup champ.

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    My thought on that is I'd like in-race and year end awards to go with the contigs, like the MAHLE engine builder of the year, or something like that.
     
  6. jacobc62

    jacobc62 The OG NASCAR Tiger.

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    A XenForo decal? Could be the ROTY sponsor :p
     
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    wslates 93

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    All-Star Racing is looking for a third driver, which will only be a 1 season long deal.
     
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    Chowda17 Well-Known Member

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    Would it be possible to sign my brother? He's not active on SRD.

    That's if we don't find someone.
     
  9. Chevellion

    Chevellion Offline League Director

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    Points system for 2017 will be as follows:
    1. Top 10 drivers at halfway receive bonus points:
      1. 1st - 10
      2. 2nd - 9
      3. 3rd - 8
      4. 4th - 7
      5. 5th - 6
      6. 6th - 5
      7. 7th - 4
      8. 8th - 3
      9. 9th - 2
      10. 10th - 1
    2. Standard 42-1 points will be awarded at the end of the race, with 1 bonus point for a win, and 1 for most laps led
     
  10. Chevellion

    Chevellion Offline League Director

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    Just to provide visibility, here were the ratings provided for specialist/balanced drivers at the start of the season:

    Specialist: 75/90
    Balanced: 55/75

    I reduced Specialist ratings to 75/85 starting at Race 5. If quality of racing doesn't tighten up, I'll lower Specialist ratings down to 70/80.
     
  11. Chevellion

    Chevellion Offline League Director

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    As an update - after running two races where I won by 13 seconds and @AntCurtain won by 30, I've reduced all Specialist ratings another 5 points to 70/80.
     
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    Chevellion Offline League Director

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    Old Spice has been particularly tough - it took about 20 different attempts to get a decent result. For whatever reason, this track liked to "kick drivers that were down," and had many users almost exclusively at the bottom of the standings suffer mechanical failures. I've done my best with the final event to minimize this.
     
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  13. Chevellion

    Chevellion Offline League Director

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    Going to work on getting Coke Zero highlights up this weekend. Race 8 will pick up after completion of the All-Star.
     
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    Chevellion Offline League Director

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    Race 8 has been run, recorded, and points tallied, however I won't have time to broadcast this weekend. Expect a return to points racing on May 7th.
     
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    Chevellion Offline League Director

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    nj9703 "Jesse's rearranging his room" - zaw24fan

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    Joyce Racing's upgrade will be in the engine department.
     
  17. zaw24fan

    zaw24fan SRD National Series Director Paint Crew

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    WJW Racing takes engines.
     
  18. TColeman12

    TColeman12 #88Forever

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    Coleman Racing will take the engine upgrade as well.
     
  19. canadienhits

    canadienhits The Dominator, Cup champ.

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    OPP, Inc. takes engines.
     
  20. frow78

    frow78 I'm not superstitious, but I am a little stitious.

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    If everyone takes engines, being the only person to have a chassis or aero upgrade would be a huge advantage. Just saying.
     

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