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Guyr

Original Poster:

1,961 posts

194 months

Friday 29th July 2011
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Is this affiliated to VMax, or a copycat?

http://www.vmaxevents.com/

Podie

43,689 posts

187 months

Friday 29th July 2011
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Looks very Craig at first glance... and the car list looks very like Simon's...

StuB

6,448 posts

151 months

Friday 29th July 2011
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I seem to recall Craig putting a disclaimer on his Facebook VMax200 account about no affiliation with this outfit.

Perhaps someone else might confirm if the recollection is correct?

CraigVmax

12,242 posts

194 months

Friday 29th July 2011
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That is correct, I make no comments about anything I may have (ahem) "heard"

Read into that what you will.

Pixel-Snapper

5,318 posts

104 months

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markbe

1,730 posts

138 months

Friday 29th July 2011
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Pixel-Snapper said:
A normal Vayron would not get any where near 223mph at Bruntingthorpe.

Mark.

Podie

43,689 posts

187 months

Friday 29th July 2011
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Ouch.

frown

Pixel-Snapper

5,318 posts

104 months

Friday 29th July 2011
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for £800 sheets I'd be wanting it to do what they state! wink

Guyr

Original Poster:

1,961 posts

194 months

Friday 29th July 2011
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Says they use Duxford runway for the Veyron events. It's not even one mile long so I'm not sure how they'll get it up to 200mph.

crisisjez

9,169 posts

117 months

Friday 29th July 2011
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Not a hope, and theres no runoff at Dunsfold either.
In the rather over enthusiastic ride description it refers to a trap speed of only 186 which sounds more achievable.

Edited by crisisjez on Friday 29th July 20:09

CraigVmax

12,242 posts

194 months

Thursday 1st September 2011
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I'm getting a few emails from people who have booked with this company only to be dissapointed so I just want to reiterate that they are nothing to do with myself or vmax200.

Podie

43,689 posts

187 months

Thursday 1st September 2011
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CraigVmax said:
I'm getting a few emails from people who have booked with this company only to be dissapointed so I just want to reiterate that they are nothing to do with myself or vmax200.
Jeez, not good.

Adrian W

10,731 posts

140 months

Friday 2nd September 2011
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Very dodgy if not out and out lies, the site says you will go flat out in a Veyron.

Must be a rip off


Podie

43,689 posts

187 months

Friday 2nd September 2011
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Adrian W said:
Very dodgy if not out and out lies, the site says you will go flat out in a Veyron.

Must be a rip off
scratchchin Book, reach 170mph, then sue? hehe

CraigVmax

12,242 posts

194 months

Friday 2nd September 2011
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could be a problem with no cars to do it in, if you get my drift

sleep envy

62,248 posts

161 months

Thursday 8th September 2011
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you get to drift the Veyron too?

where do I sign?

MADRod

447 posts

146 months

Tuesday 13th September 2011
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Guyr said:
Says they use Duxford runway for the Veyron events. It's not even one mile long so I'm not sure how they'll get it up to 200mph.
204mph in the standing mile for a early Veyron.

CraigVmax

12,242 posts

194 months

Tuesday 13th September 2011
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Yup but from what I've heard rod they might have one 1001bhp factor lacking in being able to offer that particular experience!

Podie

43,689 posts

187 months

Wednesday 14th September 2011
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CraigVmax said:
Yup but from what I've heard rod they might have one 1001bhp factor lacking in being able to offer that particular experience!
Try booking it...

CraigVmax

12,242 posts

194 months

Wednesday 14th September 2011
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oh they'll take the booking happily i'm told!