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 Post subject: Re: Formula 1 F1 2016
PostPosted: Mon Apr 18, 2016 18:49 
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 Post subject: Re: Formula 1 F1 2016
PostPosted: Mon Apr 18, 2016 18:51 
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 Post subject: Re: Formula 1 F1 2016
PostPosted: Mon May 16, 2016 11:17 
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Goodness me, Spain was some good watching.

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 Post subject: Re: Formula 1 F1 2016
PostPosted: Mon May 16, 2016 11:25 
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Yeah it was alright that. My first thought watching the Hamilton/Rosberg crash was that it was all Hamilton's fault but now I think they were a pair of dickheads.


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 Post subject: Re: Formula 1 F1 2016
PostPosted: Mon May 16, 2016 11:31 
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Yeah, I agree with most of that. When Hamilton arrived behind Rosberg he was already on the grass, so I'm not sure what he thought was going to happen.

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 Post subject: Re: Formula 1 F1 2016
PostPosted: Mon May 16, 2016 11:33 
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I think the races are more interesting without the Mercedes!

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 Post subject: Re: Formula 1 F1 2016
PostPosted: Mon May 16, 2016 11:35 
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Yeah, I agree with most of that. When Hamilton arrived behind Rosberg he was already on the grass, so I'm not sure what he thought was going to happen.
I can see why it happened, though. The old adage that you can't win the race on the first lap didn't apply so much in their situation at that track as it was fairly likely that the outcome could have been decided in those first few corners. Has Rosberg said anything about it yet? Hamilton seemed quite reasonable about the whole thing, perhaps realising that Rosberg just did what he would have done.


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 Post subject: Re: Formula 1 F1 2016
PostPosted: Mon May 16, 2016 13:13 
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I think the races are more interesting without the Mercedes!


It's been the same for decades. Remove the two leading cars, whether that's Merc, Red Bull or Ferrari, and it's much better


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 Post subject: Re: Formula 1 F1 2016
PostPosted: Mon May 16, 2016 13:33 
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Yeah, I agree with most of that. When Hamilton arrived behind Rosberg he was already on the grass, so I'm not sure what he thought was going to happen.

Technically he had the right of a cars width due to having millimetres of wing behind the back wheel, and Rosberg should have been able to determine that given the pace differential.

However, technically too, Hamilton also had a brake pedal.


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 Post subject: Re: Formula 1 F1 2016
PostPosted: Mon May 16, 2016 13:48 
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Rosberg was moving right well before Hamilton got alongside him, though. He'd have had to react like a motherfucker and perhaps bend physics a little to leave enough room, but he could have backed out earlier and then it would have been okay (assuming Hamilton could slow down fast enough to get around the corner). But as you said, both of them could have backed out - hence racing incident.

Here's a gif to show how far behind Hamilton was when Rosberg started covering his line:
https://gfycat.com/LinedHeartfeltCrab#?speed=0.25

Here's the FIA statement:
https://scontent-ams3-1.xx.fbcdn.net/v/ ... e=57E06BA3

Both of them get driver of the day, in my opinion :)

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 Post subject: Re: Formula 1 F1 2016
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These are great: https://www.instagram.com/formulawkward/

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 Post subject: Re: Formula 1 F1 2016
PostPosted: Mon Jun 20, 2016 22:54 
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Williams broke the record for the fastest pit stop - 1.92 seconds.

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 Post subject: Re: Formula 1 F1 2016
PostPosted: Mon Jun 20, 2016 23:20 
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I think it was their own record that they broke, no?


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 Post subject: Re: Formula 1 F1 2016
PostPosted: Mon Jun 20, 2016 23:22 
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No, DHL sponsor the pit times competition.

https://www.formula1.com/content/fom-we ... -2016.html

Unless you mean "they were fastest before this, and just got better" in which case yes.

This is the first official sub-2 second time, though (I think).

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 Post subject: Re: Formula 1 F1 2016
PostPosted: Sat Jul 02, 2016 14:22 
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Button is in P3 for tomorrow's race!

If the Hulk gets a penalty for not slowing under a yellow then he's on the front row!

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 Post subject: Re: Formula 1 F1 2016
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Button is in P3 for tomorrow's race!

If the Hulk gets a penalty for not slowing under a yellow then he's on the front row!


Did everyone else get massive penalties or something?

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 Post subject: Re: Formula 1 F1 2016
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Button is in P3 for tomorrow's race!

If the Hulk gets a penalty for not slowing under a yellow then he's on the front row!


Did everyone else get massive penalties or something?

Two people got penalties that bumped him up, but he qualified a pure fifth.

It was a drying track, though.

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 Post subject: Re: Formula 1 F1 2016
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That's looking promising.


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 Post subject: Re: Formula 1 F1 2016
PostPosted: Wed Oct 26, 2016 1:57 
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Fuck me, Jenson can drive.

http://www.formula1.com/en/latest/featu ... ustin.html

It'll be a shame to see him go at the end of this year :(

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 Post subject: Re: Formula 1 F1 2016
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Fucking hell Verstappen is a hero. They might as well just give him a rally car.

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 Post subject: Re: Formula 1 F1 2016
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Drunk Jenson is awesome Jenson. Here he is hijacking Ted's Notebook: http://www.skysports.com/f1/news/12433/ ... e-notebook

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 Post subject: Re: Formula 1 F1 2016
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Drunk Jenson is awesome Jenson. Here he is hijacking Ted's Notebook: http://www.skysports.com/f1/news/12433/ ... e-notebook


That's brilliant.

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 Post subject: Re: Formula 1 F1 2016
PostPosted: Fri Dec 02, 2016 14:23 
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Nico has retired?

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 Post subject: Re: Formula 1 F1 2016
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Nico has retired?


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 Post subject: Re: Formula 1 F1 2016
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Nico has retired?

BBC says so, I'm currently taking that with a healthy amount of salt.


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 Post subject: Re: Formula 1 F1 2016
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Mr Dave wrote:
Malc wrote:
Nico has retired?

BBC says so, I'm currently taking that with a healthy amount of salt.

They have quotes. And sky has reported too.


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 Post subject: Re: Formula 1 F1 2016
PostPosted: Fri Dec 02, 2016 14:35 
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What's Mika Hakkinen up to these days?


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 Post subject: Re: Formula 1 F1 2016
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He was just live on Facebook saying so. He has reached his mountain peak or something.

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 Post subject: Re: Formula 1 F1 2016
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Didn't see that coming, but why not. He can afford to enjoy the rest of his life.


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