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by Clarky
Sun Oct 27, 2019 10:13 am
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: 2019 Mexican Grand Prix Race Thread
Replies: 357
Views: 32182

Re: 2019 Mexican Grand Prix Race Thread

Clarky wrote:I expect both Ferrari's to pass Vestappen into turn 1.
So far so good :lol:
by Clarky
Sun Oct 27, 2019 10:12 am
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: 2019 Mexican Grand Prix Free Practice & Qualifying Thread
Replies: 239
Views: 29395

Re: 2019 Mexican Grand Prix Free Practice & Qualifying Threa

Food for thought.

3 place grid penalty to a safety infringement.
5 place grid penalty for a gearbox change.

Bit backwards if you ask me.
by Clarky
Sun Oct 27, 2019 10:08 am
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: 2019 Mexican Grand Prix Free Practice & Qualifying Thread
Replies: 239
Views: 29395

Re: 2019 Mexican Grand Prix Free Practice & Qualifying Threa

I don’t think there was actually a yellow flag after Bottas crashed. Which is again poor from Masi Yes there was. I was writing this when it was live at the time and there wasn’t any yellows shown on the track side boards or on the main feed until after the session had finished. Which made you thin...
by Clarky
Sat Oct 26, 2019 8:58 pm
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: 2019 Mexican Grand Prix Free Practice & Qualifying Thread
Replies: 239
Views: 29395

Re: 2019 Mexican Grand Prix Free Practice & Qualifying Threa

by Clarky
Sat Oct 26, 2019 8:47 pm
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: 2019 Mexican Grand Prix Free Practice & Qualifying Thread
Replies: 239
Views: 29395

Re: 2019 Mexican Grand Prix Free Practice & Qualifying Threa

Clarky wrote:Surely the stewards have to look at the Vestappen yellow flag incident. They can not let that slide.

He clearly went purple and admitted to the press he didnt lift.
Bang to rights if you ask me.
by Clarky
Sat Oct 26, 2019 8:45 pm
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: 2019 Mexican Grand Prix Race Thread
Replies: 357
Views: 32182

Re: 2019 Mexican Grand Prix Race Thread

I expect both Ferrari's to pass Vestappen into turn 1.
by Clarky
Sat Oct 26, 2019 8:44 pm
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: 2019 Mexican Grand Prix Free Practice & Qualifying Thread
Replies: 239
Views: 29395

Re: 2019 Mexican Grand Prix Free Practice & Qualifying Threa

Surely the stewards have to look at the Vestappen yellow flag incident. They can not let that slide.

He clearly went purple and admitted to the press he didnt lift.
by Clarky
Sat Oct 26, 2019 8:38 pm
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: 2019 Mexican Grand Prix Free Practice & Qualifying Thread
Replies: 239
Views: 29395

Re: 2019 Mexican Grand Prix Free Practice & Qualifying Threa

JN23 wrote:
FormulaFun wrote:Horner in damage limitation already - clearly there were yellows as everybody else slowed down
Yeah he says no yellows and that Hamilton didn't lift. Vettel says there was yellows.

Jack Aitken's view...
To be fair Hamilton was right behind Bottas.
by Clarky
Sat Oct 26, 2019 8:37 pm
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: 2019 Mexican Grand Prix Free Practice & Qualifying Thread
Replies: 239
Views: 29395

Re: 2019 Mexican Grand Prix Free Practice & Qualifying Threa

Pest44 wrote:I don’t think there was actually a yellow flag after Bottas crashed. Which is again poor from Masi
Yes there was.
by Clarky
Mon Oct 14, 2019 6:26 am
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: 2019 Japanese Grand Prix Race Thread
Replies: 400
Views: 38947

Re: 2019 Japanese Grand Prix Race Thread

So while we all saw that he moved before the lights went out, there is clearly a tolerance built in to the sensor and his movement did not exceed it. [/color] EXCEPT that there is NOTHING in the rules about any such "tolerance" - it is only in the imagination of the stewards ! Unless, of course, if...
by Clarky
Sun Oct 13, 2019 10:56 am
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: 2019 Japanese Grand Prix Race Thread
Replies: 400
Views: 38947

Re: 2019 Japanese Grand Prix Race Thread

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=b0G4-Vp2TS0

Go to 50 seconds and watch through to 1m 16sec.

Just look at the size of the debris that could have smashed into Hamilton's head.
by Clarky
Sun Oct 13, 2019 10:16 am
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: Leclerc penalised 15 seconds after Japan race
Replies: 82
Views: 12136

Re: Leclerc penalised 15 seconds after Japan race

Too lenient.

His wing could have caused a major accident had Hamilton been a little closer.
by Clarky
Sun Oct 13, 2019 10:12 am
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: 2019 Japanese Grand Prix Race Thread
Replies: 400
Views: 38947

Re: 2019 Japanese Grand Prix Race Thread

Is Lewis carrying damage I wonder? Lost a wing mirror, apparently This happened down the back straight. When LeClerc's front wing finally gave way the debris hit Hamilton's mirror and break it. Could have hit his head. https://twitter.com/racefansdotnet/status/1183321786865324032 How lucky is Hamil...
by Clarky
Sun Oct 13, 2019 9:52 am
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: 2019 Japanese Grand Prix Race Thread
Replies: 400
Views: 38947

Re: 2019 Japanese Grand Prix Race Thread

F1_Ernie wrote:
pokerman wrote:
F1_Ernie wrote:Hamilton you idiot, you could have won.
It was Mercedes decision for Bottas to win.
I know that, what I mean is he should take matters into his own hands.
He is a team player.
by Clarky
Sun Oct 13, 2019 9:51 am
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: 2019 Japanese Grand Prix Race Thread
Replies: 400
Views: 38947

Re: 2019 Japanese Grand Prix Race Thread

Invade wrote:Interesting new tyre deg graphics. No idea how accurate they are though.


Vettel is on the 2-stopper.
Where do they get this information from.

I call BS.
by Clarky
Sun Oct 13, 2019 9:51 am
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: 2019 Japanese Grand Prix Race Thread
Replies: 400
Views: 38947

Re: 2019 Japanese Grand Prix Race Thread

tootsie323 wrote:
cmax wrote:Is Lewis carrying damage I wonder?
Lost a wing mirror, apparently
This happened down the back straight.

When LeClerc's front wing finally gave way the debris hit Hamilton's mirror and break it. Could have hit his head.
by Clarky
Mon Sep 23, 2019 12:18 pm
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: 2019 Singapore Grand Prix Race Thread
Replies: 256
Views: 21383

Re: 2019 Singapore Grand Prix Race Thread

https://www.skysports.com/f1/news/12433/11817118/lewis-hamilton-says-he-could-have-easily-won-singapore-gp-with-risk "I knew that we should have undercut," Hamilton told Sky F1 after the race. "I kind of knew it this morning as well in the brief. I was like, 'let's just take the risk'. But they did...
by Clarky
Thu Sep 19, 2019 7:11 pm
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: 2019 Singapore Grand Prix Free Practice & Qualifying Thread
Replies: 137
Views: 15826

Re: 2019 Singapore Grand Prix Free Practice & Qualifying Thr

JN23 wrote:Is it due to be very hot this weekend in Singapore and thus cause Merc problems like in Austria?
Isn't it always hot?
by Clarky
Wed Sep 11, 2019 7:36 am
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: 2019 Italian Grand Prix Race Thread
Replies: 372
Views: 28177

Re: 2019 Italian Grand Prix Race Thread

A question about Leclerc to anyone & everyone! Aren't we seeing a more feisty Leclerc now? I've noticed this change in him after the Austria incident with Verstappen. He had then vowed to change his driving approach in races & not be timid. Yes, but he needs to tone it down. Right now he is driving...
by Clarky
Sun Sep 08, 2019 7:28 am
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: 2019 Italian Grand Prix Race Thread
Replies: 372
Views: 28177

Re: 2019 Italian Grand Prix Race Thread

Raining hard
by Clarky
Sun Sep 08, 2019 7:20 am
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: 2019 Italian Grand Prix Free Practice & Qualifying Thread
Replies: 323
Views: 30460

Re: 2019 Italian Grand Prix Free Practice & Qualifying Threa

JN23 wrote:Also, can they prove Hulk deliberately missed the first chicane with telemetry? If so, then I think he should get penalised.
100% done on purpose.
by Clarky
Sat Sep 07, 2019 9:10 pm
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: 2019 Italian Grand Prix Free Practice & Qualifying Thread
Replies: 323
Views: 30460

Re: 2019 Italian Grand Prix Free Practice & Qualifying Threa

Fia report on Vettel investigation https://www.fia.com/file/94207/download/28948 “ Decision: No further action. The Stewards reviewed video evidence, heard from the driver of car 5 (Sebastian Vettel) and the team representative. The Stewards reviewed multiple camera angles, some of which appeared t...
by Clarky
Sat Aug 31, 2019 1:38 pm
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: 2019 Belgium Grand Prix Free Practice & Qualifying Thread
Replies: 141
Views: 17870

Re: 2019 Belgium Grand Prix Free Practice & Qualifying Threa

Williams says it was an ICE failure for Kubica
by Clarky
Sat Aug 31, 2019 1:14 pm
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: 2019 Belgium Grand Prix Free Practice & Qualifying Thread
Replies: 141
Views: 17870

Re: 2019 Belgium Grand Prix Free Practice & Qualifying Threa

We dont know if it is the engine.

Talks of Perez yesterday was oil related.
by Clarky
Sat Aug 31, 2019 12:19 pm
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: 2019 Belgium Grand Prix Free Practice & Qualifying Thread
Replies: 141
Views: 17870

Re: 2019 Belgium Grand Prix Free Practice & Qualifying Threa

Rumour has it Gasly smashed a mirror and Hamilton drove over the shattered glass got the puncture leading to the crash I mean, i don't know if you are just saying this to test people's reactions, but hamilton always seems to get defended by the funniest of excuses. More so than any other drivers. T...
by Clarky
Sat Aug 31, 2019 12:18 pm
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: What does Hamilton have to do to become an all time great?
Replies: 706
Views: 93387

Re: What does Hamilton have to do to become an all time grea

He is a dinosaur now. Best thing he can do is simply retire make crappy music eat muesli and have a quiet life. Its a fact not a myth he as at very best a extra 2 years at the top before all these young guns over take him and show him up for what he really is. A washed up preadona. the fact merc al...
by Clarky
Fri Aug 30, 2019 9:52 am
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: 2019 Belgium Grand Prix Free Practice & Qualifying Thread
Replies: 141
Views: 17870

Re: 2019 Belgium Grand Prix Free Practice & Qualifying Threa

Listening to the Sky coverage for FP1. I don't know who the Scottish man that is with Croft, but he mentioned that Honda had set a target of gaining more points than Renault did with Red Bull, to decide their future participation. I started a thread railing against Red Bull being over reliant on th...
by Clarky
Fri Aug 30, 2019 9:25 am
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: 2019 Belgium Grand Prix Free Practice & Qualifying Thread
Replies: 141
Views: 17870

Re: 2019 Belgium Grand Prix Free Practice & Qualifying Threa

IMO:

Qualifying: Expect Ferrari to be on pole with the power advantage
Race: Expect is to the closer as the power advantage is not the same.
by Clarky
Fri Aug 30, 2019 9:23 am
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: 2019 Belgium Grand Prix Free Practice & Qualifying Thread
Replies: 141
Views: 17870

Re: 2019 Belgium Grand Prix Free Practice & Qualifying Threa

Hamilton lost power temporary, back in the pits.
by Clarky
Sun Jul 28, 2019 1:03 pm
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: 2019 German Grand Prix Race Thread
Replies: 511
Views: 41136

Re: 2019 German Grand Prix Race Thread

SAFETY CAR START...!!!
by Clarky
Sun Jul 28, 2019 1:03 pm
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: 2019 German Grand Prix Race Thread
Replies: 511
Views: 41136

Re: 2019 German Grand Prix Race Thread

@RenaultF1Team
Just confirmed, it will be a Safety Car start!
by Clarky
Sun Jul 28, 2019 1:02 pm
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: 2019 German Grand Prix Race Thread
Replies: 511
Views: 41136

Re: 2019 German Grand Prix Race Thread

@racefanslive
Hamilton has just been told the cars will leave the grid behind the Safety Car, race control will then decide whether to go for a standing start or not.
by Clarky
Sun Jul 28, 2019 12:56 pm
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: 2019 German Grand Prix Race Thread
Replies: 511
Views: 41136

Re: 2019 German Grand Prix Race Thread

If it keeps raining up until lights out then I think we will be starting behind the safety car. The new race director seems to make very cautious decisions and it's getting pretty wet. I'm guessing if it's SC start then best to start on inters, nominally if they're waiting for the track not to be t...
by Clarky
Sun Jul 28, 2019 12:46 pm
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: 2019 German Grand Prix Race Thread
Replies: 511
Views: 41136

Re: 2019 German Grand Prix Race Thread

If it keeps raining up until lights out then I think we will be starting behind the safety car. The new race director seems to make very cautious decisions and it's getting pretty wet. I'm guessing if it's SC start then best to start on inters, nominally if they're waiting for the track not to be t...
by Clarky
Sun Jul 28, 2019 11:29 am
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: 2019 German Grand Prix Race Thread
Replies: 511
Views: 41136

Re: 2019 German Grand Prix Race Thread

Its chucking down so all will most likely start on the inters.