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Contest #168

December 10th, 2010 Posted by | Uncategorized | 11 comments

Contest #167 answer: Brooklands motor racing circuit, Weybridge, UK.

Brooklands was the worlds first purpose-built motor race circuit.

Famous for its banked high speed track it was in use from 1907 until 1939.

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Brooklands also hosts one of the first British airfields and during WW II it was used for military aircraft production.

Nowadays it is an industrial estate and also hosts the Brooklands Museum and the Mercedes-Benz World

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Those who won the race:

  • hhgygy
  • Chris Nason
  • Alex Tischer
  • LawnBoy
  • Paul Franson
  • lardarz
  • Milosh, Serbia
  • Michael Kennedy
  • Steve
  • Andy M, USA
  • Andy McConnell
  • blacbronco
  • BroderUlf
  • zumsen
  • Tim Frost
  • David Kozina
  • Chris Arnott
  • ovvk
  • Ben
  • Max_Power
  • Elrober
  • Sarah G
  • Ivar Bonsaksen
  • Steve Jaycocks

-Hint-

  • Javier Abadia
  • José Miguel Díaz
  • Rolando Marín Monge
  • Pascal Gilbraith
  • Willem
  • Matt Manolides

December 10th, 2010 Posted by | Uncategorized | one comment