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by slide
Thu May 04, 2017 8:23 am
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: Indy 500 2017
Replies: 686
Views: 116799

Re: Indy 500 2017

I do hope Fernando does well and it should bring back a sparkle for motor racing , I do believe he was bored and frustrated with Honda McLaren and F1 , particulary after the start of the new season with the new cars and their expectation , but then to find he had less power than last year and anothe...
by slide
Thu May 04, 2017 7:27 am
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: Will Jenson be back for 2018?
Replies: 46
Views: 15552

Re: Will Jenson be back for 2018?

his stint at Monaco may not last long and its doubtful it will rekindle much unless Honda find 100 bhp extra all of a sudden and some reliability- I just hope he doesn't do a pascal
by slide
Sun Apr 30, 2017 4:58 pm
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: Worst driver career decisions
Replies: 120
Views: 26206

Re: Worst driver career decisions

Hill to Arrows. Today that'll be like Hamilton winning the title, then moving to Sauber when Red Bull had offered him a drive. Fisichella to Ferrari 2009 - after pole and a podium in Spa in the Force India, Fisi did only slightly better than the embarrassing Badoer. Although he stayed with Ferrari ...
by slide
Wed Apr 19, 2017 8:01 pm
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: Horrific Formula 4 Crash
Replies: 65
Views: 26876

Re: Horrific Formula 4 Crash

it was the amount of dust that was dragged up that made visabillity impossible , very sad indeed for a 17 year old racer, losing his legs and his racing future
by slide
Wed Apr 19, 2017 7:30 pm
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: Sky Sports F1 Channel...
Replies: 92
Views: 28356

Re: Sky Sports F1 Channel...

crofty does shout a lot , not just as the winning driver crosses the line , but even before the race has started, and over the weekend they showed an old clip of a race finish when brundle was lead comantator and while he raised his voice level and excitement level , it was more controlled and much ...
by slide
Tue Apr 18, 2017 8:02 pm
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: The Future of Kimi Raikkonen
Replies: 258
Views: 62652

Re: The Future of Kimi Raikkonen

i'd like to see Fernando and seb in Ferrari next year
by slide
Tue Apr 18, 2017 4:24 pm
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: 2017 Bahrain in-season Test
Replies: 38
Views: 8727

Re: 2017 Bahrain in-season Test

button is pretty sure of a DNF so why practice
by slide
Fri Apr 14, 2017 8:29 pm
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: Fernando's Indy 500 result
Replies: 51
Views: 11757

Re: Fernando's Indy 500 result

he will get absolutely no respect and the others drivers will know all the tricks and give him no respect , and he is brave to do it as I believe the us drivers push him ,but with his talent he will get the hang of it after turn 1 !
by slide
Wed Apr 12, 2017 10:22 am
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: Fernando Alonso rumour
Replies: 408
Views: 89628

Re: Fernando Alonso rumour

and I suppose the idea of trundling around Monaco in this years McLaren is not overly appealing
by slide
Wed Apr 12, 2017 10:20 am
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: Fernando Alonso rumour
Replies: 408
Views: 89628

Re: Fernando Alonso rumour

its true , he will race the Honda Andretti car badged as a McLaren
by slide
Tue Apr 11, 2017 4:30 pm
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: Is Alonso going to quit?
Replies: 195
Views: 39009

Re: Is Alonso going to quit?

Fernando's for sale banner just got bigger and the words lit up "for sale", as he , he says he will decide his future in the summer and i'm here come get me merc , Ferrari, anybody
by slide
Mon Apr 10, 2017 9:12 pm
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: Is Alonso going to quit?
Replies: 195
Views: 39009

Re: Is Alonso going to quit?

Alonso seems to be getting ever more sarcastic , and he does come out with odd comments throughout the weekend -is he quietly losing the plot , you can't blame him for being fed up and seems keen to get out
by slide
Mon Apr 10, 2017 9:03 pm
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: The Future of Kimi Raikkonen
Replies: 258
Views: 62652

Re: The Future of Kimi Raikkonen

Had to chuckle at a remark from Arrivabene about Kimi (on the parent page) Team boss Maurizio Arrivabene, who has been Raikkonen’s greatest protector in the team simply added, “He was talking too much on the radio.” That is something I never thought to hear :lol: kimi is the new Ferrari DJ, it was ...
by slide
Mon Apr 10, 2017 8:54 pm
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: The Future of Kimi Raikkonen
Replies: 258
Views: 62652

Re: The Future of Kimi Raikkonen

am I the only one who would like subtitles when kimi is interviewed ?
by slide
Fri Apr 07, 2017 7:51 pm
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: Giovinazzi v Pascal
Replies: 93
Views: 18379

Re: Giovinazzi v Pascal

truth is pascal was stupid in pushing so hard in the race of champions knowing the F1 season was close , but he is young and lacking in maturity
but I bet this thought has crossed his mind many times
this incident did remind me of the kubica rally crash preseason incident although much more severe
by slide
Fri Apr 07, 2017 11:00 am
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: 2017 Chinese Grand Prix Practice & Qualifying Thread
Replies: 260
Views: 43168

Re: 2017 Chinese Grand Prix Practice & Qualifying Thread

isn't a lot of this fog pollution smog , and if it is , is It viable to race here?
by slide
Mon Apr 03, 2017 7:50 pm
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: Official Sebastian Vettel thread
Replies: 835
Views: 262694

Re: Official Sebastian Vettel thread

he is right though - vettel is the most arrogant of all the drivers
by slide
Wed Mar 29, 2017 8:20 pm
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: 2017 Australian Grand Prix Race thread
Replies: 626
Views: 74977

Re: 2017 Australian Grand Prix Race thread

don't see vettel in the same league as lewis or fernando , but he's got his chance this year to put us all straight, but I don't see vettel winning more than 3 races and lewis will win 9 when does kimi's contract run out because Alonso is looking for a new job for 2018 and is there a chance he could...
by slide
Tue Mar 28, 2017 7:11 pm
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: Does Hamilton lack confidence in the car?
Replies: 77
Views: 14051

Re: Does Hamilton lack confidence in the car?

merc have said their no 1 job is to make tyre wear better
by slide
Mon Mar 27, 2017 8:37 pm
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: Paul di Resta
Replies: 7
Views: 4387

Re: Paul di Resta

I thought he was pretty good and looked like he was about to spring into a dance when he did his on track reports but never quite did
by slide
Mon Mar 27, 2017 8:28 pm
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: 2017 Australian Grand Prix Race thread
Replies: 626
Views: 74977

Re: 2017 Australian Grand Prix Race thread

Fernando walking around all weekend holding a "for sale" sign ! and he held it extra high when he walked past the merc garage, and pointed at it
by slide
Mon Mar 27, 2017 4:39 pm
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: Mercedes vs Ferrari 2017
Replies: 232
Views: 92990

Re: Mercedes vs Ferrari 2017

massive development from both teams and the constructors championship will go to which team does this best
by slide
Mon Mar 27, 2017 4:35 pm
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: I'm a Hamilton fanboy but......
Replies: 45
Views: 10250

Re: I'm a Hamilton fanboy but......

merc will be working very hard to improve the wear rate of the cars tyres, and its a problem that won't take a team like merc long to achieve , I think 2 or 3 races time we will see it's harder for Ferrari to stay with the merc's pace
by slide
Sat Mar 25, 2017 5:37 pm
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: 2017 Australian Grand Prix Free Practice & Qualifying Thread
Replies: 625
Views: 94061

Re: 2017 Australian Grand Prix Free Practice & Qualifying Th

looking forward to the race to see how hard overtaking is ,and how tired will drivers become 3/4 way tru , particulary the newbies, will mistakes creep in ?

it doesn't look like a merc domination to me , and will Ferrari fade away in the race ?
by slide
Sat Mar 25, 2017 11:23 am
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: 2017 Australian Grand Prix Free Practice & Qualifying Thread
Replies: 625
Views: 94061

Re: 2017 Australian Grand Prix Free Practice & Qualifying Th

touchin thinkin I want one of these
by slide
Sat Mar 25, 2017 8:12 am
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: 2017 Australian Grand Prix Free Practice & Qualifying Thread
Replies: 625
Views: 94061

Re: 2017 Australian Grand Prix Free Practice & Qualifying Th

well i thought vettel/Ferrari did really well but it seems the head honcho was not so happy and blanked ted and rushed into the Ferrari garage , and vettel was first into the corner last year so lewis needs a good start with bottas saying they have been practicing starts , but if vettel is first int...
by slide
Fri Mar 24, 2017 11:08 am
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: 2017 Australian Grand Prix Free Practice & Qualifying Thread
Replies: 625
Views: 94061

Re: 2017 Australian Grand Prix Free Practice & Qualifying Th

2nd or 3rd , sounds great and I bet it made seb massively happy
by slide
Fri Mar 24, 2017 11:03 am
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: 2017 Australian Grand Prix Free Practice & Qualifying Thread
Replies: 625
Views: 94061

Re: 2017 Australian Grand Prix Free Practice & Qualifying Th

excuse me but the best drive of the year wins the championship - that fact you can not argue , lol
by slide
Fri Mar 24, 2017 10:58 am
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: 2017 Australian Grand Prix Free Practice & Qualifying Thread
Replies: 625
Views: 94061

Re: 2017 Australian Grand Prix Free Practice & Qualifying Th

he hasn't shown much since not having the best car , that he worked out how to drive a blown car better than anyone else 2015 was "not much". Yeah. riccardo is a much better driver than seb as is lewis and max are too , sorry to say but vettel will never win another championship -Alonso may do but ...
by slide
Fri Mar 24, 2017 10:43 am
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: 2017 Australian Grand Prix Free Practice & Qualifying Thread
Replies: 625
Views: 94061

Re: 2017 Australian Grand Prix Free Practice & Qualifying Th

he hasn't shown much since not having the best car , that he worked out how to drive a blown car better than anyone else 2015 was "not much". Yeah. riccardo is a much better driver than seb as is lewis and max are too , sorry to say but vettel will never win another championship -Alonso may do but ...
by slide
Fri Mar 24, 2017 10:35 am
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: 2017 Australian Grand Prix Free Practice & Qualifying Thread
Replies: 625
Views: 94061

Re: 2017 Australian Grand Prix Free Practice & Qualifying Th

Fernando kicking off already so expect more and he is telling all the top teams "come get me" oh yea because all those in the know are constantly saying Alonso Hamilton are the best but they don't include vettel do they , well l not in the same sentence all the top teams have the same advantages and...
by slide
Fri Mar 24, 2017 10:06 am
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: 2017 Australian Grand Prix Free Practice & Qualifying Thread
Replies: 625
Views: 94061

Re: 2017 Australian Grand Prix Free Practice & Qualifying Th

and where is the 4 times champ now a days ? Well, the past few years he's been in a car that didn't allow him to compete. What other answer did you expect? he hasn't shown much since not having the best car , that he worked out how to drive a blown car better than anyone else riccardo is a much bet...
by slide
Fri Mar 24, 2017 9:59 am
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: 2017 Australian Grand Prix Free Practice & Qualifying Thread
Replies: 625
Views: 94061

Re: 2017 Australian Grand Prix Free Practice & Qualifying Th

Well..... This is shaping up to be the most boring F1 season the last couple of years. Bottas can't touch Hamilton and RBR is nowhere near Merc. Ferrari, what to say about them. I really hope they are sandbagging but I am afraid they were running on fumes in testing... Can we hand over the title to...
by slide
Fri Mar 24, 2017 9:48 am
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: 2017 Australian Grand Prix Free Practice & Qualifying Thread
Replies: 625
Views: 94061

Re: 2017 Australian Grand Prix Free Practice & Qualifying Th

as lewis said "its exactly where it should be " and I agree , I thought bottas would take a "few"races to get on Lewis's pace , and it shows just how good nico was as he was close and sometimes beating lewis , but I do supect bottas will be much better in the rain as nico was poor in the rain - look...
by slide
Fri Mar 24, 2017 8:50 am
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: 2017 Australian Grand Prix Free Practice & Qualifying Thread
Replies: 625
Views: 94061

Re: 2017 Australian Grand Prix Free Practice & Qualifying Th

well after 2016 when lewis was 2nd in the championship it was clear that he would be on it from the start and rosberg knew that too
lewis would have been massively annoyed with himself last year so he would be very determined from the go , bottas maybe with him in a few races time ,but not yet
by slide
Fri Mar 24, 2017 8:37 am
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: Force India announce new livery
Replies: 95
Views: 39123

Re: Force India announce new livery

looks better on the track
by slide
Wed Mar 22, 2017 2:21 pm
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: Is Alonso going to quit?
Replies: 195
Views: 39009

Re: Is Alonso going to quit?

no he will continue after this year but not at his present team where he has driven a dog for 3 years , and will blow up soon- now that would make a good poll-what race will Alonso throw his gloves into the crowd ? or will he wait until he has a firm offer for 2018, and i'm sure he'll get some offer...
by slide
Tue Mar 21, 2017 5:36 pm
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: McLaren Honda's Best Place in Australia
Replies: 50
Views: 10430

Re: McLaren Honda's Best Place in Australia

Alonso will be 13th , considering the dog McLaren Honda keep giving him that boy is hungry and will push his dog hard
by slide
Fri Mar 17, 2017 8:05 pm
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: Force India announce new livery
Replies: 95
Views: 39123

Re: Force India announce new livery

it does look like a toy -its the new Barbie with bite , oh yes she now drives an f1 car and , wait for it - she is quicker than action man , who bulked up too much over the winter and now can't get in the car and this season Barbie has a new team mate called sindy , who joins the team as a new drive...
by slide
Thu Mar 16, 2017 9:30 pm
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: McLaren, Honda, 2018
Replies: 147
Views: 57185

Re: McLaren, Honda, 2018

McLaren have been on the phone to merc already so 2018 McLaren Mercedes is a distinctive possibility as craig says " who do McLaren want more Fernando or Honda "