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S6: AOR iRacing GTE - Round 9 - Nürburgring GP


Bucefal

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Back in the days I always found myself celebrating on the inside when GSRC commentators tried to say "Grand-Prix-Strecke" in proper german pronounciation. Any attempts planned for this one Chris and/or Stevie? :whistle:
Speaking of which... I noticed some nice efforts on drivers' names pronunciation like "Drexler" or "Skeppers" during Spa broadcast. Will the next challenge for @Stevie and @King-kodiak be to have a go on french drivers pronunciation? :devilish:
 
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Hi,
Back in the days I always found myself celebrating on the inside when GSRC commentators tried to say "Grand-Prix-Strecke" in proper german pronounciation.
this isn't possible because "Grand Prix" is french, not german.

D.
 
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Speaking of which... I noticed some nice efforts on drivers' names pronunciation like "Drexler" or "Skeppers" during Spa broadcast. Will the next challenge for @Stevie and @King-kodiak be to have a go on french drivers pronunciation? :devilish:
Someone in chat pointed out the Dreschler & Schepers pronouciation. I am always keen to pronounce names correctly, so if we have been saying names wrong, please do let us know.
 

Deerladog

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I'm sure its just an honest mistake, but you appear to have selected the wrong layout of the Nurburgring. I hope this can be fixed by Monday :)
 

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I am always keen to pronounce names correctly, so if we have been saying names wrong, please do let us know.
My name should be pronounced 'the legend'. I understand the confusion as it seems like an unlikely name, so I won't be too aghast if you continue to say my name how you already have been.

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Bucefal

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Someone in chat pointed out the Dreschler & Schepers pronouciation. I am always keen to pronounce names correctly, so if we have been saying names wrong, please do let us know.
Just messing with you... We love the english touch when we hear our names. ;)
 

Deerladog

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It seems the "English touch" more often than not involves completely butchering the name :p most British people are surprisingly good at that if I'm honest.

@Stevie @King-kodiak do you want to pronounce @krop's name ;)
 

krop

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If they let me into the next race I'll happily hear their interpretation of my last name :D
 

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Someone in chat pointed out the Dreschler & Schepers pronouciation. I am always keen to pronounce names correctly, so if we have been saying names wrong, please do let us know.
I know the Sch combination is super weird, so i would never blame you on mispronouncing it. I found that google translates my surname pretty well so here is google translate:

https://translate.google.com/#view=home&op=translate&sl=nl&tl=nl&text=schepers

Make sure to listen to it in dutch, since the english version is completely wrong. :)

Anyway feel free to pronounce it however you like :D
 

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@Zonerouge12 Did you really need to keep hitting my rear bumper like that...you have a break, use it!...you gave me around 10 incident points which got me DSQ!!
 

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This didn't go as badly as I thought.
Had massive frame rate issues, so started from the back. Not getting a clean qualy lap in helped that.
Frame rate was weirdly OK.
Did my best to lap consistently and stay out of trouble. managed that quite well, with no spins, despite a twitchy understeery tire munching beamer-boat.
Achievement: slowest fastest lap of the race! yay! Still P28. I can live with that.
 

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Can someone upload the replay? I really need it, especially the last lap. My game crashed once I tried to save it.