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Re: Could not think
One summer in the early 70s I got to go out to turn 11 (the kink) at Road America to watch one of the formula Atlantic practice sessions. My dad was a volunteer corner worker -- there are no crowd viewing areas on the outside of that corner. All of the other drivers would back off a little bit before going through the kink but Gilles Villeneuve and Keke Rosberg literally slid their cars through the kink in top gear without backing off. Each would catch the slide right on the very edge of the track, just a few feet away from the guard rail which in those days was the only thing between the track and the trees. Lap after lap, and each time the corner workers would yell to each other OMG did you just see that?