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AHR Report: DVS Townsville July 4/6th July 2014

  • July 8, 2014

My third time racing at Townsville, which is a regional city of 200,000 people in Northern Queensland. Called a garrison town it is proud of its military presence. Nice winter weather, short sleeves and warm. This is one of my favourite street circuits built in and around Reid Park in the middle of town. A concrete jungle where you find yourself racing towards concrete barriers at speeds of up to 260kph. It’s a clockwise track with 13 corners, 3 being acute angles including a first gear hairpin. Oddly for a street circuit it has one of the longest straights on Oz. Also unlike many street...

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