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USIC USGT 2016 Motor and Chassis list in qualifing order

TQ A.F. TSR A800
2nd D.J. TeamPowers A800
3rd B.S. TSR A800
4th M.L. TSR A800
5th M.F TeamPowers A800
6th D.J TSR Destiny
7th J.W. Trinity Monster '17 Xray
8th C.V TSR Destiny
9 A.C. TSR A700
10 B.K. R1 v15 A700
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13 J.L. TSR A800
14 M.L. TSR Destiny
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16 J.M. TSR. 15 Xray
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18 R.C. TSR T4
19 M.K. Reedy Powered M3 AE TC7
20 S.J. TSR Destiny
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26 P.D. TSR Destiny
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Old 02-26-2016, 08:44 PM   #4546
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Was the Audis eventually banned from GTO and Trans Am or did Audi pull out because of too many restrictions on the car, intake, tires, etc.?

Andy's made a body of the Audi
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I'd forgotten about the Andy's Audi. Thanks, Roy.
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Old 02-26-2016, 09:41 PM   #4548
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IMO, the Audi 190/200 from back in the days of Walter Rohrl/Hans Stuck is the ULTIMATE AWD GT car. Just wish that I could get one.........
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Would love to see an Audi body released!
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Whether they are legal or not, I never did like the look of Daytona Prototypes. To me, they look like auto racings equivalent to Japanese SD manga.
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I agree. Like someone used photoshop bloat filter on a GTP.
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Old 02-28-2016, 08:51 AM   #4551
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Since everyone is hating on the DP cars, I think I'll have to run this one.
https://m.facebook.com/2482862820297...pe=3&source=48
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Old 02-28-2016, 08:56 AM   #4552
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If you have ever put the McAllister Corvette DP alongside the HPI Pagani, there isn't a great deal of difference. IMO, one of the great draws to this class is how open the body choices are. I still want to run a Parma garbage truck body, but might have to settle on a 61 Impala with a molded rear wing. I'm still looking for a 49 Mercury to run in USGT. Does anyone have one they'd sell me?
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You might just see that, if everything goes well. We're currently looking into licensing with Audi. If they don't grant the licensing rights and approve the PF version of the body it won't happen. I'm trying to stay optimistic it will.Matter of fact, just minutes ago a won a bid on e-bay for an awesome Minichamps/Pauls's Model Art IMSA Audi 90. Perfect reference material for creating the pattern/mold.
http://www.ebay.com/itm/AUDI-90-QUAT...torefresh=true

Nutdriver put the idea in my head a few days ago. Turns out....he's not that nutty after all. LOL. I saw the Audi's race in 1988 and had kinda forgot how amazing they really were. Looking back now.....I've come to the personal conclusion that those factory Audi's were among the most amazing road race cars EVER!. Right up there with Jim Hall's Chaparrals and the Brabham F1 cars (in the 80's)

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Hi Chris;

You might just see that, if everything goes well. We're currently looking into licensing with Audi. If they don't grant the licensing rights and approve the PF version of the body it won't happen. I'm trying to stay optimistic it will.Matter of fact, just minutes ago a won a bid on e-bay for an awesome Minichamps/Pauls's Model Art IMSA Audi 90. Perfect reference material for creating the pattern/mold.
http://www.ebay.com/itm/AUDI-90-QUAT...torefresh=true

Nutdriver put the idea in my head a few days ago. Turns out....he's not that nutty after all. LOL. I saw the Audi's race in 1988 and had kinda forgot how amazing they really were. Looking back now.....I've come to the personal conclusion that those factory Audi's were among the most amazing road race cars EVER!. Right up there with Jim Hall's Chaparrals and the Brabham F1 cars (in the 80's)

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Love the wheelie pic. I think that was at Lime Rock Park.
Fingers crossed for the go-ahead from Audi. No reasonable person can deny the appropriateness of an AWD car classed in GTO as an appropriate USGT body. :-P~
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Dale Epp I hope you get that licensing! It would be awesome! Next up - Aston Martin. No one makes a decent Aston Martin GT body and they've been involved in GT racing for 11 years!
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I THINK I have a Proline/Protoform Aston Martin stashed away at home.
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I still have a 1997 Protoform Opel Calibra DTM body that has 2 dots on the hood for body posts but I never mounted it. Its been sitting in a cardboard box, traveling with me from home to home for 19 years. Still have the M3 and |MG ZS too. The technically fit into the rules but seem contrary to the spirit, except for maybe the M3. I think I just found a PL Aston Vanquish 3155. Looks good but its in Singapore.
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With all this talk of different bodies, what happeNed to the PF LFA? I think I bought the last one from TQ last week. And it's no longer on the PF website.
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I bought one at King R/C this past Saturday.
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