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V8 Supercar Series 2002

Round 3 Weekend Summary, Eastern Creek

* Warning * Contains Humour 

 

 

This list of events are ones on or off the track that I saw or heard about from various sources at Round 3 based on drivers car numbers. 

 

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Number of drivers heard saying good things about pre-qualifying.

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Number of times Mark Skaife finished in a position other than first.

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Number of chances Murph and Bargs got to hit each other on the track.

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Percentage of people outside the team that would have though that the Bargsmobile would have been rebuilt in time for Eastern Creek immediately after his Phillip Island crash.

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Films used over the weekend account of using a digital camera.

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Number of spectacular crashes over the weekend. 

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Number of driver look-alike competitions held after last year's poor effort.

 

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Number of times I tried to unsuccessfully argue my way into a spot above the HRT pit area on Sunday that I was able to access with no problems on Saturday.

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Number of V8 Supercar drivers I had a discussion with about photography.

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Number of errors needed by Mark Skaife to overtake Craig Lowndes in race 3.

 

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Number of off track excursions I saw Rodney "Mr Spin" Forbes take.

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Number of cars with the number 2 (Jason Bright is 2 and Rick Kelly is 02) and 21 (Brad Jones is 21, Jason Richards is 021).

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Number of teenagers that wore Castrol coloured shoeboxes on their heads.

 

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Number of races  throughout the weekend and the number of races that Mark Skaife won.

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Number of cars that can been seen in some Level 1 teams.

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Number of CD's used to photograph action of the weekend.

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Amount of times I had to line for for various parts of my planned Saturday and Sunday admit and paddock pass as the combined all in one ticket was not available.

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Number of toilet blocks with powerpoints that I used to top up my digital camera battery on Saturday.

 

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Number of EA promotional girls sighted. 

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Films used over the weekend for the same time last year.

 

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Dollars I paid for lunch on Sunday for substandard food.

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Minutes it took me to get both in and out of the circuit on Sunday in my car.

 

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Approximate number of times series on course commentator Barry Oliver suggested that the leader on the track was only leading because he had not pitted. 

 

 

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Number of the car whose damaged bits were for sale (for charity) after the infamous Phillip Island crash of 2002.

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Number of rain drops on Sunday morning that landed on me - the day ended up fine.

 

 

600 

 
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An approximate number of photos taken over the two days of the meeting.  

 

888 

 
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A conservative number of laps that each shuttle bus would have made around the circuit each day.

 

 

 

Last updated 29 April 2002

 

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