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by Herb
Mon Mar 29, 2021 9:09 pm
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: Hamilton's Sportsmanship (split from Bahrain 2021 Race Thread)
Replies: 94
Views: 3967

Re: 2021 Bahrain Grand Prix Race Thread

That is a largely fair assessment, except for you lumping Adelaide 94 in there (Schumacher had nothing to apologize for there) :thumbup: I disagree with your portrayal of my intentions here (blowing it out of proportion - how exactly? I am literally asking people to simply not make excuses for it, ...
by Herb
Mon Mar 29, 2021 8:30 pm
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: Hamilton's Sportsmanship (split from Bahrain 2021 Race Thread)
Replies: 94
Views: 3967

Re: 2021 Bahrain Grand Prix Race Thread

Post #5 on this very thread brings up Nuremberg. In case you're wondering, it's not by me. My turn to ask - have *you* even read this thread? And now you're equating the usage of the defense with the enormity of the crime committed, which I personally find incredibly distasteful. Nowhere have I sai...
by Herb
Sun Mar 28, 2021 4:43 pm
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: 2021 Bahrain Grand Prix Race Thread
Replies: 271
Views: 13803

Re: 2021 Bahrain Grand Prix Race Thread

I'll have a season of that!
by Herb
Thu Mar 25, 2021 7:50 pm
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Games
Topic: 2021 P-F1 Team Pick game
Replies: 10
Views: 313

Re: 2021 P-F1 Team Pick game

Bahrain GP:

Mercedes - p , p
Red Bull - 1 , 10 , fl
Mclaren - p, 6
Aston Martin - 6, 10
Alpine - 10 , nf
Ferrari - 6 , 10
AlphaTauri - 14 , nf
Alfa Romeo - 14 , 14
Haas - nf , nf
Williams - 14 , f
by Herb
Thu Mar 25, 2021 7:47 pm
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Games
Topic: CarlPotter's Top Three Championship 2021
Replies: 51
Views: 1439

Re: CarlPotter's Top Three Championship 2021

Well, I think this will end up as the template for the year!

Ham
Bot
Ver

Jezza13 - We won once, trying again? Although I have a 6 month old now, so I'll be frankly amazed if I remember every time...
by Herb
Thu Mar 25, 2021 7:44 pm
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Games
Topic: 2021 Pick 10 Competition
Replies: 44
Views: 1462

Re: 2021 Pick 10 Competition

Hamilton
Verstappen
Perez
Bottas
Ricciardo
Norris
Vettel
Leclerc
Stroll
Ocon
by Herb
Thu Mar 25, 2021 7:43 pm
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Games
Topic: 2021 P-F1 Qualifying Competition
Replies: 18
Views: 423

Re: 2021 P-F1 Qualifying Competition

Q1
20. Latifi
19. Mazepin
18. Schumacher
17. Raikkonen
16. Russell

Q2
15. Giovinazzi
14. Tsunoda
13. Ocon
12. Sainz
11. Gasly

Top 10
10. Stroll
9. Vettel
8. Leclerc
7. Alonso
6. Norris
5. Ricciardo
4. Perez
3. Bottas
2. Hamilton
1. Verstappen
by Herb
Sat Mar 20, 2021 10:54 am
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: Hamilton vs Schumacher and their contemporaries (split from Official Hamilton Thread)
Replies: 980
Views: 25065

Re: Hamilton vs Schumacher and their contemporaries (split from Official Hamilton Thread)

Interesting viewing in episode 3 Drive to Survive for anyone that doesn't think Bottas is the defacto number 2. Toto describing Bottas winning as not a complete disaster a particular eye opener but there were a few more. It's like I said Wolff believes in fairness but not to the point of damaging t...
by Herb
Thu Mar 18, 2021 9:05 pm
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: Betting on F1
Replies: 22
Views: 2140

Re: Betting on F1

I'm not a gambler, but I like the occasional silly bet, so I have decided to put PF1 to the test. Sky Bet have bets available for team mate battles. Using the TMW prediction threads, I've picked the driver with the most votes, when put into an accumulator it comes out at 18.5/1. So I've stuck the te...
by Herb
Wed Mar 03, 2021 12:30 pm
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: Alpine A521 revealed!
Replies: 6
Views: 823

Re: Alpine A521 revealed!

I really like it.

I like that the tricolour stands out from the side, but from above it resembles the union jack. Quite clever that.
by Herb
Tue Feb 23, 2021 3:27 pm
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: Ferrari's Engine Punishment
Replies: 24
Views: 1744

Re: Ferrari's Engine Punishment

I have major doubts.

But then I have no idea why it wasn't all made public last year. I'm not sure of any other precedent in sports where someone was proven to be cheating but wasn't exposed and publicly punished.

Anyway, if true, might shake up the order a bit for 2021
by Herb
Thu Feb 04, 2021 10:22 pm
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Games
Topic: 2021 P-F1 Group Pick 'Em
Replies: 10
Views: 544

Re: 2021 P-F1 Group Pick 'Em

DRIVER GROUP 1
Hamilton
DRIVER GROUP 2
Perez
DRIVER GROUP 3
Sainz
DRIVER GROUP 4
Raikkonen

TEAM GROUP 1
Mercedes
TEAM GROUP 2
Aston Martin
TEAM GROUP 3
Alfa Romeo
by Herb
Thu Jan 28, 2021 11:05 am
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: Rare, Funny & Interesting F1 Pictures
Replies: 1677
Views: 703638

Re: Rare, Funny & Interesting F1 Pictures

I wasn't mocking him, just mentioned that it was more noticeable. Losing hair is quite a terrible thing for men I'm not sure it's such a big deal these days though is it? I'm a nude nut, a chrome dome, a cue ball. I look like the top of a bottle of roll on deodorant. I'm bald. Not Vettel bald, or C...
by Herb
Thu Jan 28, 2021 8:54 am
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: Rare, Funny & Interesting F1 Pictures
Replies: 1677
Views: 703638

Re: Rare, Funny & Interesting F1 Pictures

Mocking someone for how they look. Really nice guys. 😒
by Herb
Sat Jan 16, 2021 4:52 pm
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: Silly Season 2021
Replies: 801
Views: 72475

Re: Silly Season 2021

https://www.express.co.uk/sport/f1-autosport/1384910/Lewis-Hamilton-contract-Mercedes-F1-news-Eddie-Jordan?fbclid=IwAR3i06pSj-BiiTFcFl9akw7OnOt0O3K0_lmTCU4FwpI8QqrziO3csekPUiY Clearly there is more going on than a salary disagreement. Everyone is just to scared to say whatever it is. Every day that...
by Herb
Wed Jan 13, 2021 7:57 pm
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: Which drivers will we see full-time in F1 again?
Replies: 16
Views: 1996

Re: Which drivers won't we see full-time in F1 again?

Quick heads up: Thread title might cause people to vote the opposite way round I voted Hulkenberg, with the only real possibility for me in joining alongside Schumacher at HAAS, or replacing Kimi at Sauber. Those are two real options. I think the rest, like many drivers in the past, will whistle aw...
by Herb
Wed Jan 06, 2021 9:54 am
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: Female Racing Drivers
Replies: 1224
Views: 363660

Re: Female Racing Drivers

by Herb
Fri Dec 18, 2020 5:09 pm
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: How fast is Verstappen relative to Hamilton? (THREAD SPLIT)
Replies: 713
Views: 101072

Re: How fast is Verstappen relative to Hamilton? (THREAD SPLIT)

The numbers would suggest more like:- 1. Leclerc 2. Verstappen Can you list every datapoint from the Max-Dan-Seb-Charles cross comparison? I'm surprised you don't know yourself, you've been so meticulous yourself thus far in being able to determine that Verstappen is faster than Hamilton over one l...
by Herb
Fri Dec 18, 2020 2:07 pm
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: Silly Season 2021
Replies: 801
Views: 72475

Re: Silly Season 2021

Herb wrote:
Thu Sep 10, 2020 9:50 am

Personally, I' on a one-man crusade that Perez is the ideal driver for the second RBR seat - but realistically, I know that won't happen!
Well, Not sure I have ever been happier to be wrong!
by Herb
Fri Dec 18, 2020 1:54 pm
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: How fast is Verstappen relative to Hamilton? (THREAD SPLIT)
Replies: 713
Views: 101072

Re: How fast is Verstappen relative to Hamilton? (THREAD SPLIT)

1. Verstappen 2. Leclerc 3. Hamilton 4. Ricciardo 5. Russell On qualifying pace, in my opinion. The numbers would suggest more like:- 1. Leclerc 2. Verstappen Can you list every datapoint from the Max-Dan-Seb-Charles cross comparison? I'm surprised you don't know yourself, you've been so meticulous...
by Herb
Mon Dec 14, 2020 10:25 am
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: 2020 Abu Dhabi Grand Prix Race Thread
Replies: 141
Views: 6598

Re: 2020 Abu Dhabi Grand Prix Race Thread

I tell you what, if Mercedes continue to handicap themselves by giving their drivers equal strategy and engine performance, it could play nicely into Verstappen's hands if RB get things right over winter. They've shown before that when the don't have the clear best car, they will get behind their l...
by Herb
Sat Dec 12, 2020 5:21 pm
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Games
Topic: 2020 Qualifying Prediction Game
Replies: 239
Views: 27572

Re: 2020 Qualifying Prediction Game

Well done JN23!

And thanks to pf1-mod for running the competition this year!
by Herb
Thu Dec 10, 2020 8:16 pm
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Games
Topic: 2020 Qualifying Prediction Game
Replies: 239
Views: 27572

Re: 2020 Qualifying Prediction Game

OUT IN Q1
20. Magnussen
19. Latifi
18. Giovinazzi
17. Grosjean
16. Vettel

OUT IN Q2
15. Raikkonen
14. Russell
13. Kvyat
12. Ocon
11. Leclerc

Q3
10. Stroll
9. Gasly
8. Norris
7. Albon
6. Ricciardo
5. Sainz
4. Perez
3. Verstappen
2. Bottas
1. Hamilton
by Herb
Thu Dec 10, 2020 8:03 pm
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Games
Topic: 2020 Pick 10 Competition
Replies: 571
Views: 39068

Re: 2020 Pick 10 Competition

1. Lewis Hamilton
2. Valtteri Bottas
3. Max Verstappen
4. Daniel Ricciardo
5. Charles Leclerc
6. Carlos Sainz
7. Alex Albon
8. Lando Norris
9. Sergio Perez
10. Esteban Ocon
by Herb
Thu Dec 10, 2020 8:01 pm
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Games
Topic: CarlPotter's Top Three Championship 2020
Replies: 435
Views: 36323

Re: CarlPotter's Top Three Championship 2020

BOT
HAM
VER
by Herb
Thu Dec 10, 2020 8:00 pm
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Games
Topic: P-F1 Team Pick 2020
Replies: 230
Views: 24997

Re: P-F1 Team Pick 2020

Mercedes: 1, P, FL
Red Bull: P, 10
Renault: 6, 10
Racing Point: 6, 10
McLaren: 10, 10
Alpha Tauri: 10, 14
Ferrari: 10, 14
Williams: 14, F
Alfa Romeo: 14, F
Haas: F, NF
by Herb
Thu Dec 10, 2020 12:22 pm
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: Why haven't Red Bull signed Perez?
Replies: 88
Views: 6688

Re: Why haven't Red Bull signed Perez?

I am really not on the Perez to RB bandwagon. He's a good steady driver and obviously has some phenomenal races, but replacing Albon with him I think would just see him take on a Bottas or Webber role to Verstappen. I am liking Verstappen more and more - not because he is on my team of choice, but ...
by Herb
Mon Dec 07, 2020 6:34 pm
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Games
Topic: 2020 Pick 10 Competition
Replies: 571
Views: 39068

Re: 2020 Pick 10 Competition

95, results pending, can't be great. I make yours 84. Not great but there are far worse scores this week. That's what sometimes can happen with quick maths, also I'm trying to use pessimism as a winning strategy it worked to an extent last time out as you pointed out. :) Haha pessimism is a new tac...
by Herb
Mon Dec 07, 2020 8:41 am
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: How will Russell perform against Bottas?
Replies: 215
Views: 11728

Re: How will Russell perform against Bottas?

Were I the team decision maker, I'd be questioning whether Mercedes need to pay Hamilton $50m to dominate F1... Not really. Hamilton's value is about more than his on track ability. He is a global celebrity, easily the most recognisable face in the F1 paddock. Mercedes are in this partly (mostly?) ...
by Herb
Thu Dec 03, 2020 2:50 pm
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Games
Topic: CarlPotter's Top Three Championship 2020
Replies: 435
Views: 36323

Re: CarlPotter's Top Three Championship 2020

Bottas
Verstappen
Russell
by Herb
Thu Dec 03, 2020 2:50 pm
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Games
Topic: 2020 Pick 10 Competition
Replies: 571
Views: 39068

Re: 2020 Pick 10 Competition

Sakhir:


1. Bottas
2. Verstappen
3. Russell
4. Sainz
5. Albon
6. Norris
7. Gasly
8. Leclerc
9. Perez
10. Kvyat
by Herb
Thu Dec 03, 2020 2:49 pm
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Games
Topic: 2020 Qualifying Prediction Game
Replies: 239
Views: 27572

Re: 2020 Qualifying Prediction Game

Sakhir:

Q1
20. Fittipaldi
19. Latifi
18. Aitken
17. Giovinazzi
16. Magnussen

Q2
15. Kimi
14. Vettel
13. Leclerc
12. Kvyat
11. Sainz Jnr

Top 10
10. Gasly
9. Norris
8. Stroll
7. Perez
6. Ocon
5. Albon
4. Ricciardo
3. Russell
2. Verstappen
1. Bottas
by Herb
Thu Dec 03, 2020 2:47 pm
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Games
Topic: P-F1 Team Pick 2020
Replies: 230
Views: 24997

Re: P-F1 Team Pick 2020

Sakhir

Mercedes - 1 , p , fl
Red Bull - p , 6
Renault - 6 , 10
Mclaren - 6 , 10
Racing Point - 6 , 10
Ferrari - 10 , 14
Alpha Tauri - 10 , 14
Alfa Romeo - 14 , f
Haas - 14 , nf
Williams - f , f
by Herb
Mon Nov 30, 2020 10:03 am
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: Grosjean's Horrific Crash (Bahrain 2020) [Merged]
Replies: 72
Views: 6356

Re: Grosjean - Battery fire?

Siao7 wrote:
Mon Nov 30, 2020 9:21 am
I thought that nothing can penetrate the bladders they use as fuel tanks, this was very disturbing to see. Thank god Romain is ok, albeit a bit crispy.
The suspicion is this wasn't the fuel tank - Ross Braun thinks if it had been, the fireball would have been much bigger.
by Herb
Sun Nov 29, 2020 3:36 pm
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: 2020 Bahrain Grand Prix Race Thread
Replies: 205
Views: 8832

Re: 2020 Bahrain Grand Prix Race Thread

After watching it again I have to see the majority of marshalls deserve absolutely no credit what so ever. Most just stood and watched. There is no way the doctor and driver of the medical car should beat the marshalls to aid a driver. Im gonna hold off criticising them till i know more, but it loo...
by Herb
Thu Nov 26, 2020 9:14 pm
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Games
Topic: CarlPotter's Top Three Championship 2020
Replies: 435
Views: 36323

Re: CarlPotter's Top Three Championship 2020

P-F1 Mod wrote:
Thu Nov 26, 2020 9:10 pm
JN23 wrote:
Thu Nov 26, 2020 7:18 pm
Is this the race where everyone finally goes for the same prediction?

Hamilton
Bottas
Verstappen
Not unless Herb made a typo
Dunno what you mean! 😉😅
by Herb
Thu Nov 26, 2020 1:53 pm
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Games
Topic: 2020 Qualifying Prediction Game
Replies: 239
Views: 27572

Re: 2020 Qualifying Prediction Game

Q1
20. Latifi
19. Giovinazzi
18. Kimi
17. Grosjean
16. Magnussen

Q2
15. Russell
14. Vettel
13. Kvyat
12. Ocon
11. Gasly

Q3
10. Stroll
9. Norris
8. Ricciardo
7. Sainz Jnr
6. Leclerc
5. Albon
4. Perez
3. Max
2. Bottas
1. Hamilton
by Herb
Thu Nov 26, 2020 1:52 pm
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Games
Topic: P-F1 Team Pick 2020
Replies: 230
Views: 24997

Re: P-F1 Team Pick 2020

Mercedes - 1, p, fl
Ferrari - 10 , 10
Red Bull - p , 6 ,
Mclaren - 10 , 14
Renault - 10 , 14
AlphaTauri - 14 , 14
Racing Point - 6 , 6
Alfa Romeo - f , f
Haas - f , f
Williams - f, f
by Herb
Thu Nov 26, 2020 1:52 pm
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Games
Topic: CarlPotter's Top Three Championship 2020
Replies: 435
Views: 36323

Re: CarlPotter's Top Three Championship 2020

HAM
BOT
VER
by Herb
Thu Nov 26, 2020 1:51 pm
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Games
Topic: 2020 Pick 10 Competition
Replies: 571
Views: 39068

Re: 2020 Pick 10 Competition

1. Hamilton
2. Bottas
3. Max
4. Perez
5. Ricciardo
6. Sainz Jnr
7. Leclerc
8. Norris
9. Gasly
10. Albon