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Old 07-20-2001, 03:08   #1 (permalink)
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Dunlop

Avesco has signed a 3 year deal with Dunlop to supply tyres for the V8Supercars which means that Bridgestone is no more.
I would like to see how DJR and Perkins go on Dunlops because they used to use them for many years.
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Does this come in next season?

I tell ya They know how to jerk the race teams off thier all set up for bridgestones now they change it. Teams with money will addapt quickly.
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That will be right just when Ford teams started to work it out!

Who is going to chose the compound? This time.
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This is huge. Part of HRT advantage has come from their experience with the stones and the extra support they get form Bridgestone, FTR HRT I would think would be on the back foot for sure. I am shocked they did this.
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If they want a real even contest then use a tyre maker who hasn't been involved in V8 Supercars. The Euro makers would love to increase their market share here.
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