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by F1Thomas
Sun Apr 21, 2013 2:26 pm
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: Paul Di Resta
Replies: 177
Views: 17881

Re: Paul Di Resta worthy of a better car?

F1Thomas we've already warned you about accusing people of being haters in another thread. We said we wouldn't be warning you again. Consider this your final warning before we'll be forced into further action. Someone having an opinion on a driver doesn't make them a hater. Mod_Blue Fair enough, bu...
by F1Thomas
Sun Apr 21, 2013 2:23 pm
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: Paul Di Resta
Replies: 177
Views: 17881

Re: Paul Di Resta worthy of a better car?

F1Thomas we've already warned you about accusing people of being haters in another thread. We said we wouldn't be warning you again. Consider this your final warning before we'll be forced into further action. Someone having an opinion on a driver doesn't make them a hater. Mod_Blue Fair enough, bu...
by F1Thomas
Sun Apr 21, 2013 2:21 pm
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: Paul Di Resta
Replies: 177
Views: 17881

Re: Paul Di Resta worthy of a better car?

snooch wrote:My bad. Did not see that. Obviously unnecessary to post something like that.


That's all am saying, be critical of drivers, constructive etc, but abusing them with names like that surely is against the rules, especially those trying to pass the blame onto those who brought abusing F1 drivers up.
by F1Thomas
Sun Apr 21, 2013 2:17 pm
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: Paul Di Resta
Replies: 177
Views: 17881

Re: Paul Di Resta worthy of a better car?

Lets be fair here. Paul's a good driver, otherwise he wouldn't be in F1. However he's not a WDC driver, not by a long shot. His performance today was massively helped by multiple penalties, dropping Alonso, etc. Without that he'd not have been up there. I would be more appreciative of his tallent i...
by F1Thomas
Sun Apr 21, 2013 2:12 pm
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: Paul Di Resta
Replies: 177
Views: 17881

Re: Paul Di Resta worthy of a better car?

Lets be fair here. Paul's a good driver, otherwise he wouldn't be in F1. However he's not a WDC driver, not by a long shot. His performance today was massively helped by multiple penalties, dropping Alonso, etc. Without that he'd not have been up there. I would be more appreciative of his tallent i...
by F1Thomas
Sun Apr 21, 2013 2:05 pm
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: Driver of the race - Bahrain 2013?
Replies: 80
Views: 9498

Re: Driver of the race - Bahrain 2013?

Where's Perez? Great drive from him today, finally looked like a McLaren driver This is PF1, Di Resta could of got 2nd/3rd but as 90% hate him, they would not vote for him despite the most likely driver of the day along with Vettel. Had Di Resta made the podium i would have voted for him. And i can...
by F1Thomas
Sun Apr 21, 2013 2:04 pm
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: Paul Di Resta
Replies: 177
Views: 17881

Re: Paul Di Resta worthy of a better car?

Lets be fair here. Paul's a good driver, otherwise he wouldn't be in F1. However he's not a WDC driver, not by a long shot. His performance today was massively helped by multiple penalties, dropping Alonso, etc. Without that he'd not have been up there. I would be more appreciative of his tallent i...
by F1Thomas
Sun Apr 21, 2013 1:51 pm
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: Driver of the race - Bahrain 2013?
Replies: 80
Views: 9498

Re: Driver of the race - Bahrain 2013?

AndyVillan wrote:Where's Perez? Great drive from him today, finally looked like a McLaren driver


This is PF1, Di Resta could of got 2nd/3rd but as 90% hate him, they would not vote for him despite the most likely driver of the day along with Vettel.
by F1Thomas
Sun Apr 21, 2013 1:49 pm
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: Official Racing Point F1 Thread (formerly Force India)
Replies: 134
Views: 80259

Re: The Official Force India F1 Team Thread

UnlikeUday wrote:Even though Di Resta came 4th, it's dissapointing to just miss out on the podium. Force India have scored I believe 4 4th places, which means a step just off the podium. The podium is being a tad too elusive.


I think they messed up a bit with tactics, 2nd/3rd was very close.
by F1Thomas
Sun Apr 21, 2013 1:46 pm
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: Driver of the race - Bahrain 2013?
Replies: 80
Views: 9498

Re: Driver of the race - Bahrain 2013?

But 90% of this forum has big hate for Di Resta so even if he was 3rd they would not vote for him.
by F1Thomas
Sun Apr 21, 2013 1:45 pm
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: 2013 Bahrain Grand Prix race thread.
Replies: 481
Views: 50224

Re: 2013 Bahrain Grand Prix race thread.

perez is driving like a prick imo. I agree. Disagree, he's driving fine, you guys just upset cause he's beating your favorite driver(S) This! This is racing - if it wasn't the stewards would get involved. Excellent race. Only downside for me is I know the effect it's going to have on my PF1 Pick 10...
by F1Thomas
Sun Apr 21, 2013 1:44 pm
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: Driver of the race - Bahrain 2013?
Replies: 80
Views: 9498

Re: Driver of the race - Bahrain 2013?

Di Resta easily, nearly 3rd.
by F1Thomas
Sun Apr 21, 2013 1:44 pm
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: 2013 Bahrain Grand Prix race thread.
Replies: 481
Views: 50224

Re: 2013 Bahrain Grand Prix race thread.

iceman_fan90 wrote:I bet Alonso fans are going to start their character assassination of Perez after this race even though it was obvious that Alonso was being too optimistic


They already started along with button fans.
by F1Thomas
Sun Apr 21, 2013 1:42 pm
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: 2013 Bahrain Grand Prix race thread.
Replies: 481
Views: 50224

Re: 2013 Bahrain Grand Prix race thread.

perez is driving like a prick imo. I agree. Disagree, he's driving fine, you guys just upset cause he's beating your favorite driver(S) I'm a McLaren supporter and think the same thing, so there's that. Also Perez was faster in race, good boost of confidence, can help McLaren push forward when Butt...
by F1Thomas
Sun Apr 21, 2013 1:41 pm
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: 2013 Bahrain Grand Prix race thread.
Replies: 481
Views: 50224

Re: 2013 Bahrain Grand Prix race thread.

Well done top 6, and awful race from Rosberg.
by F1Thomas
Sun Apr 21, 2013 1:39 pm
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: 2013 Bahrain Grand Prix race thread.
Replies: 481
Views: 50224

Re: 2013 Bahrain Grand Prix race thread.

perez is driving like a prick imo. I agree. Disagree, he's driving fine, you guys just upset cause he's beating your favorite driver(S) This! This is racing - if it wasn't the stewards would get involved. Excellent race. Only downside for me is I know the effect it's going to have on my PF1 Pick 10...
by F1Thomas
Sun Apr 21, 2013 1:37 pm
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: 2013 Bahrain Grand Prix race thread.
Replies: 481
Views: 50224

Re: 2013 Bahrain Grand Prix race thread.

Firefox wrote:
kilik2010 wrote:perez is driving like a prick imo.


I agree.


Disagree, he's driving fine, you guys just upset cause he's beating your favorite driver(S)
by F1Thomas
Sun Apr 21, 2013 1:36 pm
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: 2013 Bahrain Grand Prix race thread.
Replies: 481
Views: 50224

Re: 2013 Bahrain Grand Prix race thread.

Great driving from Perez.
by F1Thomas
Sun Apr 21, 2013 1:34 pm
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: 2013 Bahrain Grand Prix race thread.
Replies: 481
Views: 50224

Re: 2013 Bahrain Grand Prix race thread.

beanchimp wrote:Paul didn't even try and defend that by the looks of it


There was no point, Romain on different tactic, faster car/tyres, if they battled Paul could even lose 4th or worse.
by F1Thomas
Sun Apr 21, 2013 12:56 pm
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: 2013 Bahrain Grand Prix race thread.
Replies: 481
Views: 50224

Re: 2013 Bahrain Grand Prix race thread.

Actually Button nearly crashed him through t1 complex not leaving him enough room, lucky no collusion, second Part Perez just getting to close.
by F1Thomas
Sun Apr 21, 2013 12:55 pm
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: 2013 Bahrain Grand Prix race thread.
Replies: 481
Views: 50224

Re: 2013 Bahrain Grand Prix race thread.

How about leave some room Jenson.
by F1Thomas
Sun Apr 21, 2013 12:35 pm
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: 2013 Bahrain Grand Prix race thread.
Replies: 481
Views: 50224

Re: 2013 Bahrain Grand Prix race thread.

Force India fail tactics? Podium possible and leave him out to long, but to short for two stop.
by F1Thomas
Sat Apr 20, 2013 8:41 pm
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: So how do you maintain composure when meeting an F1 driver?
Replies: 26
Views: 3888

Re: So how do you maintain composure when meeting an F1 driv

Experienced it many times even the other week, just be normal and don't by shy, they are all nice guys.
by F1Thomas
Sat Apr 20, 2013 8:39 pm
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: Di Resta v Perez
Replies: 37
Views: 4670

Re: Di Resta v Perez

No doubt di Resta is better than Perez. Paul came into F1 and was straight away impressive, consistent, and when paired with Hulk, they were very close-matched. He is doing the same so far with Sutil, who was never slow (erratic initially) and Adrian is now driving better than he ever has, in his o...
by F1Thomas
Mon Apr 15, 2013 3:10 pm
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: Diresta and Sutil
Replies: 5
Views: 1646

Re: Diresta and Sutil

Sutil just not showing enough respect to his team mate on track, cost him potentially a good result.
by F1Thomas
Mon Apr 15, 2013 3:05 pm
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: I agree with Martin Brundle, Hulkenberg should be at McLaren
Replies: 65
Views: 9748

Re: I agree with Martin Brundle, Hulkenberg should be at McL

Based on what exactly?

The only time he was up front he made mistakes, he could of turned out like another Perez, or not, we don't know, as remember how well Perez was praised for his performances.
by F1Thomas
Sun Apr 14, 2013 3:55 pm
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: 2010 Lewis = 2013 version
Replies: 26
Views: 5250

Re: 2010 Lewis = 2013 version

He's driven like a beast all seasons apart from many mistakes in 2011.
by F1Thomas
Sun Apr 14, 2013 3:32 pm
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: Does Button MAXIMIZING the potential of the Mclaren?
Replies: 113
Views: 19264

Re: Does Button outperform the Mclaren?

I think he has maximised the car at each of the three races That we don't know, as Perez is just a poor benchmark, we have no idea how much more time Hamilton would of pulled out that McLaren so far if any. Well Hamilton won't ever drive the MP4-28 so don't worry about the answer to your question a...
by F1Thomas
Sun Apr 14, 2013 2:57 pm
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: Does Button MAXIMIZING the potential of the Mclaren?
Replies: 113
Views: 19264

Re: Does Button outperform the Mclaren?

Robbo-92 wrote:I think he has maximised the car at each of the three races


That we don't know, as Perez is just a poor benchmark, we have no idea how much more time Hamilton would of pulled out that McLaren so far if any.
by F1Thomas
Sun Apr 14, 2013 2:56 pm
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: Wtf? Mark Webber to Porsche?
Replies: 74
Views: 12171

Re: Wtf? Mark Webber to Porsche?

He's probably had enough, good driver on his day but not championship material, he knows he's done all he can in F1 now that he's never going to win a championship, so he's thinking of a new challenge.
by F1Thomas
Sun Apr 14, 2013 2:54 pm
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: What's going on with Romain Grosjean??
Replies: 39
Views: 14045

Re: What's going on with Romain Grosjean??

Nothing happened, just an average driver who can sometimes pull out very fast qualifying laps. Remember he was not a rookie last season, he already had F1 experience. Kimi was 90% of time faster in the race sessions last season, just he lacked in qualifying often, still Romain got owned and is getti...
by F1Thomas
Wed Apr 03, 2013 3:18 pm
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: Most supported Driver on PF1 Forum 2013
Replies: 143
Views: 21118

Re: Most supported Driver on PF1 Forum 2013

Alienturnedhuman wrote:Kimi Raikkonen no votes? Something is wrong. Maybe you should put the word Kimi in the thread title so they know to come in here.


Alonso and Kimi fans usually vote Hamilton etc. Just a normal thing on here.
by F1Thomas
Wed Apr 03, 2013 2:58 pm
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: Most supported Driver on PF1 Forum 2013
Replies: 143
Views: 21118

Re: Most supported Driver on PF1 Forum 2013

Obviously it's

Alonso > Raikkonen

Button/Hamilton.

Though as per normal polls on this forum are usually a complete mess and don't tell the full story.
by F1Thomas
Sun Mar 24, 2013 5:38 pm
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: Trust No One Mark!
Replies: 20
Views: 4482

Re: Trust No One Mark!

Need to stop with the conspiracy's, that's all it is. Webber was supported more by the team today then they supported Vettel, but don't let the none factual conspiracy's get in the way.
by F1Thomas
Sun Mar 24, 2013 5:10 pm
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: Trust No One Mark!
Replies: 20
Views: 4482

Re: Trust No One Mark!

You do realise the team tried to make him win today ? Giving Vettel the code not to pass. He was winning. The team put Vettel alongside him by undercutting Webber and having him turn his engine down. They told Vettel to hold station because it would not have been in their interests to have both dri...
by F1Thomas
Sun Mar 24, 2013 5:06 pm
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: Trust No One Mark!
Replies: 20
Views: 4482

Re: Trust No One Mark!

You do realise the team tried to make him win today ? Giving Vettel the code not to pass. He was winning. The team put Vettel alongside him by undercutting Webber and having him turn his engine down. They told Vettel to hold station because it would not have been in their interests to have both dri...
by F1Thomas
Sun Mar 24, 2013 4:31 pm
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: Vettel-Rosberg Double Standards
Replies: 67
Views: 11313

Re: Vettel-Rosberg Double Standards

tmzxaar wrote:Vettel didn't listen to the team - WHY DIDN'T HE LISTEN TO THE TEAM?? - Is hated

Rosberg listened to the team - WHY DIDN'T HE PASS HIM ANYWAY?? - Would be a hero


That's this forum for you.
by F1Thomas
Sun Mar 24, 2013 4:30 pm
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: Trust No One Mark!
Replies: 20
Views: 4482

Re: Trust No One Mark!

First of all, I'm becoming a Webber fan. Secondly, Mark cannot listen to his team anymore. He just can't. I think he understands that now. As he said, Sebastian will be protected no matter what he does. If Mark had done what Sebastian did today, he would be facing the rest of the season without KER...
by F1Thomas
Sun Mar 24, 2013 4:27 pm
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: F1 is a farce! Let them race.
Replies: 116
Views: 11184

Re: F1 is a farce! Let them race.

brakesteer97 wrote:In fairness, RB and Merc let their drivers race till the last stops. Rosberg and Hamilton swapped positions a few times until they were controlled. The race was dramatic and action packed but F1 is a team sport. Don't complain when the teams try to avoid a complete cock up like Turkey 2010
by F1Thomas
Sun Mar 24, 2013 4:26 pm
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: Did Hamilton Make the right decision to move to Mercedes?
Replies: 40
Views: 9123

Re: Did Hamilton Make the right decision to move to Mercedes

Slower car and more failed pitstop show's so far moving from McLaren was the correct call.