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Austin Power in F1 2012

Austin Power23 (10)

In Time Trial, beat the lap time of 1:39.635 at the Austin, Texas circuit.

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Achievement Guide for Austin Power

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Maka91
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Maka91
Achievement won on 18 Sep 12
TA Score for this game: 930
Posted on 19 September 12 at 01:33, Edited on 19 September 12 at 01:34
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Tips:

Pre-Race:
- Main Menu, Proving Grounds, Vodafone McLaren Mercedes, United States, Dry.
- Engineer, Quick Car Setup: DRY.

Pre-Lap:
- Save up KERS to use while pulling into the straightaway after the last corner, and make sure to have DRS deployed.
- Pass the line going as fast as possible to give yourself the best possible chance of a fast lap.

Lap:
- Make sure to downshift (x button) when braking to reduce braking distance.
- Use your ghost as a benchmark and keep in mind where you should make up ground on it.
- Use KERS and DRS at the beginning of the long straight, until you have about half a bar of KERS left, while keeping DRS deployed.
- I prefer to have the "corners only" race line enabled to give me a braking reference, and the fastest line through each corner.
- Use the remainder of your KERS in the final stretch, and make sure to have DRS enabled.
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