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Tim Wheatley is a British-born Legal Resident living in Tinley Park, Illinois with his American-born wife, Sheila. He works for Image Space Inc.

Tim's interests include Photography, PC-based gaming, World History, World Travel, Politics, Auto Racing, Sim Racing, Aquariums and the NFL.
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A new season of Simautosport’s BTCC Cup is upon us! As usual, I expect to have fun, but to get my ass whipped by faster drivers. Mid-field is great, anything above that is superb. Great turnout for the first race, … Continue reading

SASBTCC Round 8: Croft Circuit

Fin Sta Driver Interval Led Fast Lap
1 1 Joern Hoormann 25 laps 25 1:24.107
2 2 Carsten Dyndegaard +4.632 0 1:24.356
3 5 Neville Britton +19.208 0 1:24.577
4 4 Christian Baxmann +20.819 0 1:24.646
5 9 Simon Hill +42.955 0 1:25.135
12 11 Timothy Wheatley DNF 0 1:26.878
SASBTCC Round 8: Croft Circuit

This race is probably best forgotten. I’d had a frustrating day, that got even more frustrating with this race, then doubly so after it ended. It’s a shame as although qualifying wasn’t terribly productive, yet again, I thought I could … Continue reading

SASBTCC Round 7: Poznan Circuit

Fin Sta Driver Interval Led Fast Lap
1 2 Joern Hoormann 22 laps 22 1:35.353
2 1 Carsten Dyndegaard +7.072 0 1:35.698
3 7 Christian Baxmann +32.176 0 1:36.331
4 9 Neville Britton +34.535 0 1:35.813
5 8 Timothy Wheatley +51.211 0 1:36.911
SASBTCC Round 7: Poznan Circuit

This race was good fun. This track is a lot of fun, it has a great flow to it. This was my first time racing here, after running a handful of laps previously, I knew it fairly well, but was … Continue reading

Elite Dangerous Alpha 2.0 Single Player Combat Scenarios

I know quite a few people who might be interested in hearing my thoughts on the Elite Dangerous Alpha version 2.0, so I figured I would put them down in a blog post. Firstly, it isn’t Elite Dangerous – yet. … Continue reading

SASBTCC Round 6: Loch Drummond

Fin Sta Driver Interval Led Fast Lap
1 1 Joern Hoormann 26 laps 13 1:20.645
2 2 Rob James +8.871 13 1:20.551
3 3 Christian Baxmann +26.526 0 1:21.395
4 6 Peter Ridley +56.292 0 1:22.536
5 4 Timothy Wheatley +1 Lap 0 1:22.497
SASBTCC Round 6: Loch Drummond

I was pretty excited about this race. I know the track, I know the car, what could go wrong? Not much, really. My race went OK. The pre-race and the participant numbers were marred by race joining issues. The league … Continue reading