Fifth Gear

Introductions and general exchange between LapTimer users; use this forum in case you want to offer LapTimer related accessories too
tulloch
20 or more Posts ★★★
20 or more Posts ★★★
Posts: 176
Joined: Tue Sep 18, 2012 8:30 am
Has thanked: 8 times
Been thanked: 5 times

Fifth Gear

Postby tulloch » Tue Mar 04, 2014 11:21 pm

This week's episode of the programme had Tiff testing some telemetry gadgets for cars, e.g. the Racelogic unit and others. Also tested was an iPhone app which, compared to HLT was frankly pathetic. If HLT had been featured as the iPhone app it would have blown the rest away and these were units costing several hundred pounds. At least one of these couldn't even auto-start for the timed lap.

Harry, have you ever tried to get Lap Timer featured on programmes such as Fifth Gear or even Wheeler dealers? The latter often time laps in the cars they restore using the native iPhone timer, as do the FG team.


User avatar
Harry
Site Admin
Site Admin
Posts: 8298
Joined: Sun Sep 12, 2010 10:32 am
Location: Cologne, Germany
Has thanked: 96 times
Been thanked: 343 times
Contact:

Re: Fifth Gear

Postby Harry » Tue Mar 04, 2014 11:32 pm

I'm not a good marketing guy, so no, I didn't. Usually I provide information when I'm asked, not the other way around :-(

- Harry


Image Image Image Image
tulloch
20 or more Posts ★★★
20 or more Posts ★★★
Posts: 176
Joined: Tue Sep 18, 2012 8:30 am
Has thanked: 8 times
Been thanked: 5 times

Re: Fifth Gear

Postby tulloch » Wed Mar 05, 2014 9:19 am

Do you mind if I contact them? Probably be ignored but you never know.


User avatar
Harry
Site Admin
Site Admin
Posts: 8298
Joined: Sun Sep 12, 2010 10:32 am
Location: Cologne, Germany
Has thanked: 96 times
Been thanked: 343 times
Contact:

Re: Fifth Gear

Postby Harry » Wed Mar 05, 2014 9:21 am

Highly appreciated! Thanks!


Image Image Image Image
User avatar
bulls23
20 or more Posts ★★★
20 or more Posts ★★★
Posts: 738
Joined: Fri Mar 04, 2011 12:22 pm
Has thanked: 12 times
Been thanked: 35 times

Re: Fifth Gear

Postby bulls23 » Wed Mar 05, 2014 9:34 am

This is already the second time they featured such a Gadgets test. The first time was even worse, because they featured several Apps and didn't come across HLT.


tulloch
20 or more Posts ★★★
20 or more Posts ★★★
Posts: 176
Joined: Tue Sep 18, 2012 8:30 am
Has thanked: 8 times
Been thanked: 5 times

Re: Fifth Gear

Postby tulloch » Wed Mar 05, 2014 12:15 pm

Yes, by sheer chance that older episode was on last night.


rscliofan
20 or more Posts ★★★
20 or more Posts ★★★
Posts: 152
Joined: Tue Jun 12, 2012 12:48 pm
Has thanked: 1 time
Been thanked: 5 times

Re: Fifth Gear

Postby rscliofan » Wed Mar 05, 2014 6:12 pm

Seen both and HLT would blow both away episodes away.



Return to “Community”

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 1 guest