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Old 10-14-2014, 07:03 AM
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So Qatar helped start a new series that takes the Sarasota race site, and in retaliation SBI eliminates the Turbine class at this years Key West race leaving the Qatar team no where to show case the turbine boat. ?. Sound about right?
Close. But you're assuming that the other two boats will be allowed to compete in KW.
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. i'm not aware on an 1850 merc motor
I can assure you..they exist. Certain teams have been running them since last year.(not us)
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Isn't Aquamania G3 currently working on a new turbine boat?
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Old 10-14-2014, 02:18 PM
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So Qatar helped start a new series that takes the Sarasota race site, and in retaliation SBI eliminates the Turbine class at this years Key West race leaving the Qatar team no where to show case the turbine boat. ?. Sound about right?
Turbine class was out way before any info about any new Org.
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Old 10-14-2014, 02:51 PM
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They cant even run as Exhibition?? Im sure the fans would like to see it.. And in that water (Providing its not dead flat) Other boats would be able to race them....
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Scott you ready for KW?
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Old 10-14-2014, 04:17 PM
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doesn't OSS have a turbine class ?

Have them hook up the new Racing org,with the current OSS board .
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Turbine class was out way before any info about any new Org.
But strangely enough not announced until after the new Grand Prix Offshore series (or whatever its called) confirmed that they took control of one of SBI prizes sites.??

and please try and save the class was eliminated way before nonsense, you know as well as I do that John's happy to fit any high dollar team/boat into a class or make one (if the price is right)$$
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"United We Race"!

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I can assure you..they exist. Certain teams have been running them since last year.(not us)
i stand corrected. never saw any pr etc from merc on that one! who's running these? i thought all the merc sbi teams were 1650's? gasse/cms/mgrt/613?
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