SPA,MAXI 1000 Race:Alpine A110 Crash

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SPA,MAXI 1000 Race:Alpine A110 Crash

Postby belgimper_jac » Wed Aug 17, 2011 11:26 am

Before the race:the 2 Alpines.
James Lefebvre N°15 and Maxim Lefebvre N° 37
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Trophee Saloon Car-Maxi 1000-lotus in the same race.
Alpine N°15, crash,(20 seconds before the passage of the yellow Clan)
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Zc7h1fOHoGI

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Re: SPA,MAXI 1000 Race:Alpine A110 Crash

Postby chris » Wed Aug 17, 2011 11:43 am

Youd be so devastated and shocked!
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Re: SPA,MAXI 1000 Race:Alpine A110 Crash

Postby lukesoanes » Wed Aug 17, 2011 12:05 pm

Gutted. Thats a nasty crash, so unlucky to have hit the inside curb sideways on!!
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Re: SPA,MAXI 1000 Race:Alpine A110 Crash

Postby Lotus-e-Clan » Wed Aug 17, 2011 1:12 pm

So that's why I need I roll cage! :shock:

The thought did cross my mind when I went off @ Anglesey on the sharp left at the end of the 95 mph coastal section. Luckily JO JASON stopped spinning before the grass section leading to the next corner........... or that A110 roll could have been me. :oops:

A110s are top of my list of favourite cars but they are quite expensive to buy and crash..... :cry:
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Re: SPA,MAXI 1000 Race:Alpine A110 Crash

Postby benwick3 » Wed Aug 17, 2011 1:50 pm

A very slow corner but approached at a very high speed. Looks to me like something broke as he braked from what would have been maximum speed.

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Re: SPA,MAXI 1000 Race:Alpine A110 Crash

Postby The Nun » Wed Aug 17, 2011 2:05 pm

Bit of a fluke actually because if the car hadnt have hit the kerb exactly side on it would probably would not have rolled, wrong position at the wrong time.
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