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Marvel

5 posts

24 months

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Entered smile

Composite Guru

517 posts

87 months

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CampDavid said:
I wouldn't stress to much about the cars being there, they probably will be and, anyway, there will be a few show cars etc knocking about.

The factory itself is the thing to see, some of the processes that go on are quite amazing. All to get two cars to race a few times a year biggrin
This is true. You see the cars on the track all the time, its the manufacturing that opens your eyes IMO.

Im sure there are plenty of showcars to look at.

Killer2005

16,030 posts

112 months

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I'm in


DaveL485

2,624 posts

81 months

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Entered. *crosses fingers*

wrighty90

1 posts

44 months

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I'm going there next Friday and then to Williams on the saturday, it's not what competiom you enter, it's who you know. ;-)

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firman

1,395 posts

77 months

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Entered, if I win I could walk there as it is pretty much just over the road from me.

garypotter

771 posts

34 months

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fingers crossed

belleair302

5,030 posts

91 months

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When we used to do 'partner visits' at McLaren the day began at 9.30 am and finished at 3.00pm. Red Bull aren't offering much are they!!! You wont see much in 2 hours.

bakerstreet

1,825 posts

49 months

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CampDavid said:
I wouldn't stress to much about the cars being there, they probably will be and, anyway, there will be a few show cars etc knocking about.

The factory itself is the thing to see, some of the processes that go on are quite amazing. All to get two cars to race a few times a year biggrin
If the race cars aren't there, the only F1 car that will be there is the one from a few years ago that's bolted to the wall in their main reception.

If you are lucky enough to win this tour, then don't bother taking any cameras as you won't really be allowed to get them out let alone getting close to clicker.

I have had a tour of the RB factory in MK and it really is something else smile

I'd love a tour of the McLaren Factory in Working smile

gjackson

18 posts

38 months

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belleair302 said:
When we used to do 'partner visits' at McLaren the day began at 9.30 am and finished at 3.00pm. Red Bull aren't offering much are they!!! You wont see much in 2 hours.
I'm guessing you only get to see what the FIA see and what the accountants put through the books.

LiamB

6,504 posts

27 months

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Good luck anyway, chaps.

Jasandjules

50,657 posts

113 months

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Entered. Fingers and toes crossed!

y2blade

54,388 posts

99 months

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LiamB said:
18 or over frown


Good luck anyway, chaps.
Shame.

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The Moose

11,521 posts

93 months

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y2blade said:
LiamB said:
18 or over frown


Good luck anyway, chaps.
Shame.

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CampDavid

8,632 posts

82 months

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bakerstreet said:
CampDavid said:
I wouldn't stress to much about the cars being there, they probably will be and, anyway, there will be a few show cars etc knocking about.

The factory itself is the thing to see, some of the processes that go on are quite amazing. All to get two cars to race a few times a year biggrin
If the race cars aren't there, the only F1 car that will be there is the one from a few years ago that's bolted to the wall in their main reception.

If you are lucky enough to win this tour, then don't bother taking any cameras as you won't really be allowed to get them out let alone getting close to clicker.

I have had a tour of the RB factory in MK and it really is something else smile

I'd love a tour of the McLaren Factory in Working smile
Do they not have a show car team?

GuyWMD

773 posts

87 months

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Entered smile

Gridl0k

1,058 posts

67 months

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CampDavid said:
Do they not have a show car team?
Yes, and several cars of various legitimacy (F1 teams like to run "an F1 car" - it doesn't always matter the history. I think one of their's is an old Arrows or Super Aguri or something, and the Mercedes Show Car is usually a Brawn GP one in Merc paint). There's also the FIA ban on running cars less than 2 seasons old to complicate matters (sorry, Corse Cliente!).

Red Bull, as one would expect from a marketing company, are one of the more active "show car" teams, in just the last 3 months or so a NY tunnel run & Thailand come to mind. It also takes a special kind of evil mind to get anything even closely resembling a recent F1 car running on a track like this:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dVxQzseaUb8

Edited by Gridl0k on Wednesday 10th October 11:45

chilistrucker

2,512 posts

35 months

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will i get to look at the red bull trucksbiggrin

Garlick

40,597 posts

124 months

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Ladies and gentlemen, we have winners...

Will McCain
David Handkammer
Nick Barber

Congratulations guys, Infiniti will be in touch with you very soon with all the details smile

Silverbullet767

8,434 posts

90 months

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Bugger!

Ah well, thanks for the competition, more like this would be great.
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