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Re: f1
« Reply #150 on: July 11, 2016, 11:59:07 AM »
Some excellent gp's this year, Monaco, Austria and Britain have been classics
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Really? Today Hamilton lead from start to finish without any real challenge and the only excitement was some bloke trying to drive with only three wheels and the odd spin because of the rain. F1 is tedious in the extreme.

I thought it was excellent.  Car and drivers both on the limits of adhesion for 90% of the race and spitting them off the track at the slightest chance

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Re: f1
« Reply #151 on: July 11, 2016, 04:15:55 PM »
Some excellent gp's this year, Monaco, Austria and Britain have been classics
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Really? Today Hamilton lead from start to finish without any real challenge and the only excitement was some bloke trying to drive with only three wheels and the odd spin because of the rain. F1 is tedious in the extreme.

I thought it was excellent.  Car and drivers both on the limits of adhesion for 90% of the race and spitting them off the track at the slightest chance

And how much better would it have been to let them race from the start instead of the ridiculous safety car start?

If I'd paid 300 for a ticket to see that procession I'd have been seriously pissed off, let the drivers show us their skill in controlling a race car in difficult conditions.

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Re: f1
« Reply #152 on: July 11, 2016, 08:25:46 PM »
Jon, I agree, it shouldn't have started under the safety car

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Re: f1
« Reply #153 on: November 13, 2016, 09:35:31 PM »
One of the best individual drives for years.  Verstappen was immense

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Re: f1
« Reply #154 on: December 02, 2016, 01:50:20 PM »
Chicken shit whiney arsed tosspot retires.

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Re: f1
« Reply #155 on: December 02, 2016, 01:53:08 PM »
Chicken shit whiney arsed tosspot retires.

That made me smile!

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Re: f1
« Reply #156 on: March 26, 2017, 11:48:36 AM »
So...one race down, huh?

Offline aj2k77

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Re: f1
« Reply #157 on: March 26, 2017, 12:18:15 PM »
Two horse race this season, slightly more interesting, slightly.

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Re: f1
« Reply #158 on: March 26, 2017, 12:18:27 PM »
Who won this round of follow the leader then? Can't be arsed looking it up.

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Re: f1
« Reply #159 on: March 26, 2017, 05:39:58 PM »
Vettel. Ferrari are looking good this season. It'll be a bunfight between him and Hamilton regardless of the new rules and cars.

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Re: f1
« Reply #160 on: March 26, 2017, 06:06:10 PM »
A race won by pit crew. Well done to Ferrari.

Offline MoetVillan

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Re: f1
« Reply #161 on: March 27, 2017, 02:12:38 PM »
A race won by a car that kept its tyres in better nick for longer rather than a pit crew.  There was next to nothing difference between the crews

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Re: f1
« Reply #162 on: March 28, 2017, 07:40:42 PM »
Didn't Hamilton blow the race when he came out from a stop behind Verstappen? or someone similar?

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Re: f1
« Reply #163 on: April 11, 2017, 04:14:02 PM »
Bump this again. After two races I can see the title will go to whichever of Vettel or Hamilton have the better luck. Were it not for that safety car Vettel would probably have two wins in the bag.

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« Reply #164 on: May 28, 2017, 02:36:03 PM »
Ferrari have done a team job today. Slowing down Kimi  by early pit stop to ensure Vettel takes the lead.

 


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