Geekzone: technology news, blogs, forums
Guest
Welcome Guest.
You haven't logged in yet. If you don't have an account you can register now.



804 posts

Ultimate Geek

Trusted

Topic # 111420 2-Nov-2012 18:42 Send private message

For those interested Nissan are showing the first run of their new car for Bathurst next year this evening. Will be at 6:30pm AEST I believe http://www.facebook.com/nissanperformanceaus

I will be going next year, should be quite interesting with the new cars.

View this topic in a long page with up to 500 replies per page Create new topic
 1 | 2
19392 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 1225

Moderator
Trusted
Biddle Corp
Subscriber

  Reply # 711096 2-Nov-2012 19:00 Send private message

I'm more interested in what Mercedes are going to deliver!

7143 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 361

Trusted

  Reply # 711100 2-Nov-2012 19:17 Send private message

They don't have a car yet! (the last I heard) ...




Apologies for poor typing standards when on Samsung S4 [swype's fault]/iPad 2 Wifi[too slow to use!]

19392 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 1225

Moderator
Trusted
Biddle Corp
Subscriber

  Reply # 711103 2-Nov-2012 19:21 Send private message

joker97: They don't have a car yet! (the last I heard) ...


Yip it was still work in progress. They just need to detune something they already use to comply with the new rules! Smile

351 posts

Ultimate Geek
+1 received by user: 38


  Reply # 711109 2-Nov-2012 19:42 Send private message

What are the limitations for Bathurst? They obviously don't want a repeat of previous races when the skyline demolishes Holden/Ford




624 posts

Ultimate Geek
+1 received by user: 42

Trusted
Subscriber

  Reply # 711123 2-Nov-2012 20:03 Send private message

Looking forward to the new series indeed.
Don't think it will be the same as the old Nissan's, no 4wd or Turbo like last time

7143 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 361

Trusted

  Reply # 711125 2-Nov-2012 20:05 Send private message

sbiddle:
joker97: They don't have a car yet! (the last I heard) ...


Yip it was still work in progress. They just need to detune something they already use to comply with the new rules! Smile


detune something to 600Hp? Doubt it ... Even for the silver arrow




Apologies for poor typing standards when on Samsung S4 [swype's fault]/iPad 2 Wifi[too slow to use!]

624 posts

Ultimate Geek
+1 received by user: 42

Trusted
Subscriber

  Reply # 711131 2-Nov-2012 20:15 Send private message

joker97:
sbiddle:
joker97: They don't have a car yet! (the last I heard) ...


Yip it was still work in progress. They just need to detune something they already use to comply with the new rules! Smile


detune something to 600Hp? Doubt it ... Even for the silver arrow


+1 even an AMG twin Turbo V8 with the sports package makes roughly 560bhp doesn't it? . . .
But yes I'm looking forward to all any other cars entering the competition



804 posts

Ultimate Geek

Trusted

  Reply # 711151 2-Nov-2012 21:33 Send private message

Looks pretty slick





804 posts

Ultimate Geek

Trusted

  Reply # 711153 2-Nov-2012 21:41 Send private message

Noodles: What are the limitations for Bathurst? They obviously don't want a repeat of previous races when the skyline demolishes Holden/Ford


Has to based of a production model.

C1.1 Technical Definition and Class
1.1.1 The requirements of this Division C apply to V8 Supercars, which are defined as largescale
Production Touring Cars comprising a specialised class of 5 litre, Australian
produced, right hand drive, four door Cars, fitted with pushrod two-valve normallyaspirated
V8 engines.
1.1.2 There is only one class of Car the V8 Supercar with engines of up to 5000cc capacity
fitted to Cars of which at least 25,000 examples, meeting the definition of Family of a
Vehicle, must have been produced.

http://www.v8supercars.com.au/Portals/v8/RadEditor/Documents/V8Supercars/2012techtalk/2012_operationsmanual/2012%20Div%20C%201st%20update.pdf' target='_blank'>http://www.v8supercars.com.au/Portals/v8/RadEditor/Documents/V8Supercars/2012techtalk/2012_operationsmanual/2012%20Div%20C%201st%20update.pdf



804 posts

Ultimate Geek

Trusted

  Reply # 711155 2-Nov-2012 21:44 Send private message

It's interesting that the Altima is only sold in North and South American markets though.

5342 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 208

Subscriber

  Reply # 711254 3-Nov-2012 10:12 Send private message

Noodles: What are the limitations for Bathurst? They obviously don't want a repeat of previous races when the skyline demolishes Holden/Ford


The cars aren't aloud to beat  a   Ozzy made and designed  car..




Regards,

Old3eyes

3099 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 1009


  Reply # 711255 3-Nov-2012 10:19 Send private message

old3eyes:
Noodles: What are the limitations for Bathurst? They obviously don't want a repeat of previous races when the skyline demolishes Holden/Ford


The cars aren't aloud to beat  a   Ozzy made and designed  car..


Holden and Ford are not really Australian




Mike

 Interesting. You're afraid of insects and women. Ladybugs must render you catatonic.

226 posts

Master Geek


  Reply # 711262 3-Nov-2012 10:46 Send private message

mattRSK: It's interesting that the Altima is only sold in North and South American markets though.


They are going to start selling that model in Australia "in the second half of 2013".

http://www.nzherald.co.nz/sport/news/video.cfm?c_id=4&gal_objectid=10844094&gallery_id=128812




Jordan, Auckland University.
“Design is so simple, that’s why it is so complicated.” - Paul Rand


5342 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 208

Subscriber

  Reply # 711415 3-Nov-2012 16:21 Send private message

KiwiNZ:
old3eyes:
Noodles: What are the limitations for Bathurst? They obviously don't want a repeat of previous races when the skyline demolishes Holden/Ford


The cars aren't aloud to beat  a   Ozzy made and designed  car..


Holden and Ford are not really Australian


You could have fooled me..




Regards,

Old3eyes

185 posts

Master Geek
+1 received by user: 8


  Reply # 711464 3-Nov-2012 18:06 Send private message

Mugen Accord might go ok...

 1 | 2
View this topic in a long page with up to 500 replies per page Create new topic




Twitter »
Follow us to receive Twitter updates when new discussions are posted in our forums:



Follow us to receive Twitter updates when news items and blogs are posted in our frontpage:



Follow us to receive Twitter updates when tech item prices are listed in our price comparison site:




News »

Trending now »
Hot discussions in our forums right now:

Judith Collins: I am resigning
Created by Presso, last reply by networkn on 30-Aug-2014 22:52 (42 replies)
Pages... 2 3


Orcon Global Mode launched
Created by freitasm, last reply by gehenna on 30-Aug-2014 23:11 (121 replies)
Pages... 7 8 9


Suddenly limited to 1mbps download speed on spark VDSL
Created by Jase2985, last reply by hio77 on 30-Aug-2014 17:39 (45 replies)
Pages... 2 3


Vodafone TV multicast settings on pfSense?
Created by kenkeniff, last reply by kenkeniff on 27-Aug-2014 10:32 (182 replies)
Pages... 11 12 13


Sluggish Macbook
Created by SATTV, last reply by SATTV on 30-Aug-2014 22:21 (19 replies)
Pages... 2


2Degrees Fraud Prevention "Text TALK to 233 now to keep talking"
Created by ArcticSilver, last reply by sonyxperiageek on 30-Aug-2014 22:03 (19 replies)
Pages... 2


Lightbox press event release
Created by freitasm, last reply by IcI on 30-Aug-2014 17:54 (562 replies)
Pages... 36 37 38


Recommendations for soundbar or similar for <$1k?
Created by jonathan18, last reply by michaelmurfy on 29-Aug-2014 21:11 (17 replies)
Pages... 2



Geekzone Live »
Try automatic live updates from Geekzone directly in your browser, without refreshing the page, with Geekzone Live now.

Are you subscribed to our RSS feed? You can download the latest headlines and summaries from our stories directly to your computer or smartphone by using a feed reader.

Alternatively, you can receive a daily email with Geekzone updates.