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by Mod Aqua
Wed Oct 14, 2020 5:08 am
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: How F1 should ultimately be formatted [MERGED]
Replies: 105
Views: 3485

Re: Race weekend format

DOLOMITE wrote:
Wed Oct 14, 2020 1:08 am
We still have this thread on the first page:

viewtopic.php?f=3&t=15937

Mister/Miss Moderator, nice day for a merger?
Done
by Mod Aqua
Tue Oct 13, 2020 5:59 am
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: Can Female Drivers compete equally against Male Drivers?
Replies: 179
Views: 2878

Re: Can Female Drivers compete equally against Male Drivers?

We have split the discussion about Female Drivers being able to compete in professional motorsports from the original Female Racing Drivers thread as the original was intended to track the news and career progression of female racing drivers and the majority of the latest posts had been about the r...
by Mod Aqua
Tue Oct 13, 2020 5:49 am
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: Female Racing Drivers
Replies: 869
Views: 326197

Re: Female Racing Drivers

We have decided to split this topic in two. The original thread was set up to discuss the progress of specific female drivers, yet the majority of the recent posts were a discussion about Female Drivers ability to compete equally against male drivers (whether they are physically able to, whether wo...
by Mod Aqua
Tue Sep 22, 2020 2:51 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: F1, Racism & BlackLivesMatter
Replies: 482
Views: 24840

Re: F1, Racism & BlackLivesMatter

Ok, you found the line. Stick to the on topic discussion and actual events rather than creating hypothetical strawmen please. Really?? I & others here have copped racial & ageist slur's off at least 2 posters during this thread & we've not heard boo from you guy's, & personally i'm glad we've not, ...
by Mod Aqua
Tue Sep 22, 2020 2:15 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: F1, Racism & BlackLivesMatter
Replies: 482
Views: 24840

Re: F1, Racism & BlackLivesMatter

Ok, you found the line. Stick to the on topic discussion and actual events rather than creating hypothetical strawmen please.
by Mod Aqua
Mon Sep 07, 2020 4:41 am
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: Driver(s) of the Day - 2020 Italian Grand Prix
Replies: 61
Views: 3088

Re: Driver(s) of the Day - 2020 Italian Grand Prix

I have moved the Bottas vs Albon (vs Gasly vs Kyvat vs Massa vs Barrichello...) discussion in a separate thread as it is no longer relating to the Driver of the Day discussion. If you want to discuss that, it can be found here: https://forum.planetf1.com/viewtopic.php?f=3&t=16034&sid=8bc3c182c83036...
by Mod Aqua
Mon Sep 07, 2020 4:40 am
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: Bottas vs Albon (Split from Italian DOTD)
Replies: 46
Views: 1243

Re: Bottas vs Albon (Split from Italian DOTD)

I have moved the Bottas vs Albon (vs Gasly vs Kyvat vs Massa vs Barrichello...) discussion in this separate thread as it is no longer relating to the Driver of the Day discussion.
by Mod Aqua
Tue Aug 04, 2020 10:54 am
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: Could DAS have caused the tyre failures
Replies: 20
Views: 2003

Re: Could DAS have caused the tyre failures

I have changed the title as the original one implied a source, rather than a question.
by Mod Aqua
Thu Jul 30, 2020 2:56 pm
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: FEEDBACK THREAD
Replies: 3767
Views: 1153733

Re: FEEDBACK THREAD

Until we learn the final state of the forum, many of the customisations we made to the forum with be broken. I have provisionally tried to fix the hidden quotes and spoiler tags, but until the techies have finished I won't look at fixing the rest of the stuff as it will be dependent on the final the...
by Mod Aqua
Thu Jul 02, 2020 7:39 am
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: FEEDBACK THREAD
Replies: 3767
Views: 1153733

Re: FEEDBACK THREAD

As mods we are unable to change the technical infrastructure of the forum, however we are able to generate new BB code, and I had an idea of how to use that to hack in some javascript to ping the server ever 2.5 minutes with a page request using the session id. I don't know if this will work or not ...
by Mod Aqua
Sun Jun 28, 2020 4:55 pm
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: Planet-F1 Forum Rules (updated June 28th, 2020)
Replies: 3
Views: 5052

Re: Planet-F1 Forum Rules (updated June 10th, 2019)

Updated to add subsection covering Thread Specific Rules.
by Mod Aqua
Sun Jun 28, 2020 4:43 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: F1, Racism & BlackLivesMatter
Replies: 482
Views: 24840

Re: F1, Racism & BlackLivesMatter

Given the global significance of these events - as we have also done with the COVID19 thread - we have let this discussion be in the main forum despite the fact the general discussion is not F1 related. As mods of an F1 forum, this type of topic is not something expected to have to moderate, but we...
by Mod Aqua
Sun May 17, 2020 9:04 am
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: Vettel: What do you think he should do next?
Replies: 52
Views: 6477

Re: Vettel: What do you think he should do next?

I have split the thread to move the discussion about the current grid being weak into its own thread so it can discuss that without detracting from this one. There are some earlier posts in this thread discussing the grid being weak, but those also had some direct contribution to this thread so I h...
by Mod Aqua
Sun May 17, 2020 9:02 am
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: Is the current grid weak?
Replies: 84
Views: 8199

Re: Is the current grid weak?

As per the comment I inserted at the top - this has been split from the Vettel: What do you think he should do next? thread so it can talk about this topic without detracting from the original thread.
by Mod Aqua
Sun Apr 12, 2020 10:06 am
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: FEEDBACK THREAD
Replies: 3767
Views: 1153733

Re: FEEDBACK THREAD

Can you guys shed any light on why there is such a lack of moderation on the main PF1 site? There are certain posters on there whose sole intention is to inflame & continually bash certain drivers. The level of trolling on the site is quite alarming. We're basically a separate entity from the main ...
by Mod Aqua
Tue Apr 07, 2020 8:15 pm
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: Official Coronavirus Update thread
Replies: 8
Views: 14610

Re: Official Coronavirus Update thread

Canada postponed according to official F1 website
by Mod Aqua
Tue Mar 24, 2020 5:45 am
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: Official Coronavirus Update thread
Replies: 8
Views: 14610

Re: Official Coronavirus Update thread

Updated top post - given how quickly the situation is changing I have taken off the sources as it's impossible to keep up with, so if it has been widely reported and mentioned definitely by at least one of F1.com / BBC / SkySports / Motorsports.com I will consider it to be official
by Mod Aqua
Fri Mar 13, 2020 6:26 am
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: Official Coronavirus Update thread
Replies: 8
Views: 14610

Re: Official Coronavirus Update thread

Also, a couple of pertinant points to be made regarding threads and posting related to the Coronavirus outbreak. This is going to be the most significant story of the season as the effects are going to be widespread and affect multiple races, and potentially next season as well. However, at the same...
by Mod Aqua
Thu Mar 12, 2020 5:00 pm
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: Official Coronavirus Discussion thread
Replies: 464
Views: 74759

Re: Official Coronavirus Discussion thread

I have renamed this thread to the "Official Coronavirus Discussion Thread" as it was already basically a general discussion about the matter, and it makes sense to have a single place for people to post their feelings and opinions as the story develops. I have also created a sticky thread for update...
by Mod Aqua
Thu Mar 12, 2020 4:47 pm
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: Official Coronavirus Update thread
Replies: 8
Views: 14610

Official Coronavirus Update thread

Given the fact that the COVID-19 Coronavirus outbreak is set to have a significant impact on this F1 season, and potentially the next one too, it makes sense to have a sticky thread covering the state of play. I will leave it open for people to post links to any new information that comes to light, ...
by Mod Aqua
Sat Feb 29, 2020 10:56 am
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: F1 2020 Pre-season Barcelona Test 2
Replies: 62
Views: 15619

Re: F1 2020 Pre-season Barcelona Test 2

I moved the Ferrari/FIA engine posts to the relevant thread as while it was announced at the end of testing it's not a separate issue.

http://forum.planet-f1.com/viewtopic.php?f=3&t=15756
by Mod Aqua
Wed Jan 15, 2020 8:37 am
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: Rank the number twos
Replies: 66
Views: 9154

Re: Rank the number twos

While you are free to continue the discussion about whether Trulli is truly a number two or not, for the purposes of this poll I just needed a punchy way of describing this group of drivers - drivers who aren’t WDCs but are generally considered not at the same level as the drivers they partnered. Ye...
by Mod Aqua
Tue Jan 14, 2020 1:07 pm
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: Rank the Driver Pairings (2020)
Replies: 32
Views: 7296

Rank the Driver Pairings (2020)

Thanks to Exediron for suggesting this poll. It's quite simple, rank the driver pairings for 2020 from best to worst. I have listed the team names in the poll, and that refers to the driver pairing as it exists at the start of the year Mercedes - Hamilton and Bottas Ferrari - Vettel and Leclerc Red ...
by Mod Aqua
Tue Jan 14, 2020 12:52 pm
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: Rank the number twos
Replies: 66
Views: 9154

Re: Rank the number twos

The reason for Trulli was for two reasons - one is he's a driver of similar calibre to the others (and the poll results would agree) who partnered one of the multi WDCs from the last 20 years. The other reason, is that that the time Alonso was managed by Briatore and Trulli's relationship broke down...
by Mod Aqua
Sat Jan 11, 2020 3:34 pm
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: Best races of the decade nominations thread
Replies: 15
Views: 2480

Best races of the decade nominations thread

The Formula 1 website ran a vote to get the fans best races of the decade, so I thought it would be a good idea to run one of our own. However, as we can't run a poll with 200 options on it (and I don't think people can remember that far back in detail, so there will be a recency bias) I'm going to ...
by Mod Aqua
Wed Jan 08, 2020 8:12 am
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: Rank the number twos
Replies: 66
Views: 9154

Re: Rank the number twos

Are we voting on how good each driver was or how good they were as a number 2? I think that the spirit of the poll would be to rate them during their time as teammates with the driver they were number 2 to. (So for Barichello during his time with Schumacher, Massa would be during his time with Schu...
by Mod Aqua
Wed Jan 08, 2020 7:20 am
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: Rank the number twos
Replies: 66
Views: 9154

Rank the number twos

I thought it would be interesting to get an idea of how the forum ranks the "number two" drivers over the last 20 years. These are drivers who have partnerred a WDC driver and were often seen or accused of being a supporting driver, or clear number two, either by orders or talent differential. The d...
by Mod Aqua
Sun Dec 22, 2019 6:19 pm
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: Rank the 2019 Circuits
Replies: 40
Views: 5785

Rank the 2019 Circuits

A quick ranking poll on how people rank the circuits. Put your favourite circuit at the top, you least favourite circuit at the bottom. You are rating them as circuits, not ranking the particular races held there this year. How to use the poll To add a circuit to the list, click on the circuit name ...
by Mod Aqua
Thu Dec 12, 2019 7:16 pm
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: Rank the Drivers Poll (End of Season 2019)
Replies: 111
Views: 12214

Re: Rank the Drivers Poll (End of Season 2019)

https://www.formula1.com/en/latest/article.revealed-f1s-team-bosses-choose-their-top-10-drivers-of-2019.3TENpziJ3cwIN9HBRBNv4Q.html How the team bosses voted the top10. POSITION DRIVER SCORE 1 Lewis Hamilton 169 2 Max Verstappen 146 3 Charles Leclerc 124 4 Valtteri Bottas 68 5 Sebastian Vettel 58 6...
by Mod Aqua
Thu Dec 12, 2019 7:15 pm
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: Rank the Drivers 2019 Season Performance
Replies: 27
Views: 4424

Rank the Drivers 2019 Season Performance

Now the the team principals have voted on the driver performances of 2019, it's time for us to have our turn. This is similar to the Rank the Drivers poll - except whereas that is a poll for how you rank them in terms of their ability, this is a poll for how they performed in 2019. Some drivers may ...
by Mod Aqua
Thu Dec 05, 2019 4:45 pm
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: Rank the Drivers Poll (End of Season 2019)
Replies: 111
Views: 12214

Re: Rank the Drivers Poll (End of Season 2019)

Looking at the results, some consensus groups are beginning to emerge. Hamilton, Verstappen, Leclerc are firmly in the 1 / 2 / 3 spots - with 1.06 / 2.18 / 3.5 group average positions We then have a fight for fourth place between Ricciardo / Bottas / Vettel / Sainz with average votes of 5.91 to 6.7...
by Mod Aqua
Sun Dec 01, 2019 5:13 pm
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: Rank the Drivers Poll (End of Season 2019)
Replies: 111
Views: 12214

Re: Rank the Drivers Poll (End of Season 2019)

Ok, it should be fixed...
by Mod Aqua
Sun Dec 01, 2019 5:04 pm
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: Rank the Drivers Poll (End of Season 2019)
Replies: 111
Views: 12214

Re: Rank the Drivers Poll (End of Season 2019)

Invade wrote:Eh. Tried to vote but it didn't seem to work. Did I do something wrong? Can't vote now it seems...
Ah, there appears to be an error. I will lock the thread and investigate.
by Mod Aqua
Sun Dec 01, 2019 4:57 pm
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: Rank the Drivers Poll (End of Season 2019)
Replies: 111
Views: 12214

Rank the Drivers Poll (End of Season 2019)

As the final race of the season has now been completed, it is time for the end of season "Rank the drivers" poll. The purpose of this poll is to rank the drivers in order of ability. It's not to rank their performance this season (I will run a poll for that later) - the purpose is purely in what ord...
by Mod Aqua
Tue Nov 19, 2019 1:21 pm
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: Which 2 drivers do you want to see fight for the 2020 WDC?
Replies: 57
Views: 6368

Re: Which 2 drivers do you want to see fight for the 2020 WD

This is not directed at anyone in particular, but rather a trend a few recent posts have followed: As options without Hamilton have been provided in the poll, they are clearly legitimate options for people to pick. This is also a poll asking for personal preference, and personal preference can be d...
by Mod Aqua
Sat Nov 16, 2019 1:13 pm
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: Lewis Hamilton 6xWDC - Congratulations are in order
Replies: 38
Views: 7276

Re: Lewis Hamilton 6xWDC - Congratulations are in order

The discussion regarding Hamilton never being voted DOTD in 2019 (so far) is off topic to this thread and I have moved it to a new thread dedicated to that discussion. Please post any discussions on the matter there:

New thread:
Despite winning the WDC, Hamilton has never been voted DOTD
by Mod Aqua
Sat Nov 16, 2019 1:11 pm
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: Despite winning the WDC, Hamilton has never been voted DOTD
Replies: 40
Views: 5626

Re: Despite winning the WDC, Hamilton has never been voted D

I have split this from the original thread: Lewis Hamilton 6xWDC - Congratulations are in order Please go there if that's the discussion you are looking for. For discussing the issue regarding Hamilton never being voted Driver of the Day please post in this thread. Also - the issue of racism is a v...
by Mod Aqua
Fri Nov 01, 2019 4:39 pm
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: Which of Schumacher's remaining records will Lewis break?
Replies: 297
Views: 76523

Re: Which of Schumacher's remaining records will Lewis break

Yes poor Hamilton having to make up for such a dog of a car. :-(( Yeah like it's easy to win 10 races from only 4 poles? Thoughts and prayers for the poor fella. No need. You have shown time and time again that Hamilton is always in your thoughts. I think we all know how much he means to you. Bless...
by Mod Aqua
Mon Oct 28, 2019 11:12 am
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: 2019 Mexican Grand Prix Race Thread
Replies: 357
Views: 32139

Re: 2019 Mexican Grand Prix Race Thread

We don't normally like to interfere in the discourse of threads, but the notion that floor damage could result in a performance gain is beyond ludricrous and is unnecessarily derailing this thread. I don't think anyone is saying this are they? I am only asserting that a damaged floor doesn't necess...