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by pc27b
Mon Aug 03, 2020 4:31 pm
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: Driver(s) of the Day - 2020 British Grand Prix
Replies: 25
Views: 2748

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

none should be an option
by pc27b
Mon Aug 03, 2020 4:28 pm
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: Inconsistent Penalties this year.
Replies: 82
Views: 4554

Re: Inconsistent Penalties this year.

when have penalties been consistent in f1 ? less penalties the better, far as i'm concerned
by pc27b
Mon Aug 03, 2020 11:05 am
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: Sergio Perez. Now Positive corona virus test.
Replies: 66
Views: 5354

Re: Sergio Perez. Now Positive corona virus test.

""It just seems that he could have been a bit more sensible. ""
Should have been !
by pc27b
Mon Aug 03, 2020 11:04 am
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: 2020 British Grand Prix Race Thread
Replies: 213
Views: 18741

Re: 2020 British Grand Prix Race Thread

If they were a series of punctures why did so many cars complain of vibration, Bottas, Sainz, Norris? Watching the replays the tyres did not look punctured by debris. In that case they would have gone down fast and/or exploded quickly. What happened was a structural failure in the side-walls, which...
by pc27b
Wed Jul 15, 2020 3:04 pm
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: Silly Season 2021
Replies: 404
Views: 33392

Re: Silly Season 2021

i was perplexed when ricciardo didn't go to ferrari. i imagine he is glad he didn't racing point is looking very good at the moment, but the protests against racing point could make them change the car and slow them down ??
by pc27b
Fri Jul 10, 2020 9:37 am
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: He's back.. BBC reporting Alonso has signed for Renault 2021
Replies: 34
Views: 3313

Re: He's back.. BBC reporting Alonso has signed for Renault

yes, he is coming back to the exact same thing next year that he complained over and over about.
team bosses have already stated the new regs may be delayed until 2023
by pc27b
Fri Jul 10, 2020 12:14 am
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: He's back.. BBC reporting Alonso has signed for Renault 2021
Replies: 34
Views: 3313

Re: He's back.. BBC reporting Alonso has signed for Renault

alonso cried and complained for a year, at least, that the formula sucked, was boring, needs changing, and his car was incapable of winning.
welcome back to the exact same thing mr spoiled !
by pc27b
Mon Jul 06, 2020 10:29 am
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: 2020 Austrian Grand Prix Race Thread
Replies: 318
Views: 16347

Re: 2020 Austrian Grand Prix Race Thread

Sky obviously think it is worth repeating brundle repeating that alex needs more patience. and then he's now saying afterwards. "I feel really sorry for Alex" Think before speaking a bit more then. DC and Ben Edwards are so much better than Brundle with crofty as commentators... they were laughably...
by pc27b
Sun Jul 05, 2020 12:04 am
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: Sebastian Vettel to leave Ferrari at end of season
Replies: 189
Views: 18071

Re: Sebastian Vettel to leave Ferrari at end of season

pc27b wrote:those two with "elbows out" will be fun to watch. even if they are fighting for fourth or fifth place
sorry, i must correct myself. "fighting for 10th" not 4th or 5th ! ferrari is a mess
by pc27b
Thu Jul 02, 2020 10:01 pm
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: Sebastian Vettel to leave Ferrari at end of season
Replies: 189
Views: 18071

Re: Sebastian Vettel to leave Ferrari at end of season

those two with "elbows out" will be fun to watch. even if they are fighting for fourth or fifth place
by pc27b
Wed Jul 01, 2020 2:11 pm
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: Alex Zanardi
Replies: 5
Views: 722

Alex Zanardi

https://racer.com/2020/06/30/zanardi-undergoes-additional-surgery/ obviously the news about zanardi is horrific. i just can't believe it. when he was in indy car i had several interactions with him, all of them positive. once with my brother, the two of them had a hilarious encounter, that had the e...
by pc27b
Tue Jun 09, 2020 11:31 am
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: Customer cars
Replies: 7
Views: 1019

Re: Customer cars

Haven't the FIA already announced that the 2020 chassis will also be used for 2021? So not just that the regulations will be staying the same, but that the teams are mandated to use the same car again. This seems a much better solution to me. I don't like the idea of customer cars myself. Racing Po...
by pc27b
Tue Jun 09, 2020 11:27 am
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: Williams
Replies: 72
Views: 8012

Re: Williams

i made my peace with williams, not being williams anymore a few seasons ago. at the moment, yes williams is still a constructor and run by a williams. i just figured their downward spiral was always going to end this way. someone may purchase them, even keep the name, but it isn't the same to me fro...
by pc27b
Mon Jun 08, 2020 11:51 am
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: Customer cars
Replies: 7
Views: 1019

Re: Customer cars

after all that is occurring this year, I'm all for allowing it for next year
by pc27b
Mon Jun 08, 2020 10:40 am
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: New 2020 calendar
Replies: 149
Views: 12867

Re: New 2020 calendar

interesting. give them a super soft and a rock hard tire. eliminate the "two tires must be used rule" for the second race.
by pc27b
Sun Jun 07, 2020 5:50 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: F1, Racism & BlackLivesMatter
Replies: 482
Views: 24498

Re: F1, Racism & BlackLivesMatter

before you accidentally say something offensive. Seems a bit late for that? lmao. that’s funny! option or prime, you admit what you are posting is your perception from the uk. you have posted several false statements about what is actually occurring here. you want us to be ashamed and post about it...
by pc27b
Wed Jun 03, 2020 5:33 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: F1, Racism & BlackLivesMatter
Replies: 482
Views: 24498

Re: New 2020 calendar

As already being said they are rioting in the cities so how does that affect F1 and in particular why would Hamilton be at risk? A black man driving a car fast in the USA, I'd think the risk was obvious! Seriously though, and I take the point made on China, can F1 go to the States or China for that...
by pc27b
Fri May 29, 2020 10:55 am
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: Silly Season 2021
Replies: 404
Views: 33392

Re: Silly Season 2021

i would like to see these driver changes take place now, for the 2020 season, whatever that ends up being
by pc27b
Fri May 29, 2020 10:53 am
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: Mercedes F1
Replies: 16
Views: 2590

Mercedes F1

there are so many stories out there about merc top officials contemplating their f1 future, toto getting involved in aston, merc supplying mclaren engines etc

my belief is merc f1 will be put up for sale. any ideas of who may purchase them ?
by pc27b
Thu May 21, 2020 11:31 am
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: Ferrari and Indy Car 2022 ?
Replies: 28
Views: 2581

Re: Ferrari and Indy Car 2022 ?

i'm not sure if there are rules in indy car forbidding anyone from building a chassis to the dallara specs ? nothing in the rules would stop them from building a power unit for 2022. sure ferrari says this isn't just another threat to F1, but i don't think anyone believes that. penske has contacts a...
by pc27b
Sat May 16, 2020 11:53 am
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: New 2020 calendar
Replies: 149
Views: 12867

Re: New 2020 calendar

sports leagues across the globe are trying to gear up and get going. the big question still hasn't been answered. what happens if a ferrari or any team member tests positive ? no ferrari for two weeks, or 6 days into quarantine another team member tests positive, so now they are out for 20 days ? i ...
by pc27b
Sat May 16, 2020 11:48 am
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: Ferrari and Indy Car 2022 ?
Replies: 28
Views: 2581

Ferrari and Indy Car 2022 ?

https://racer.com/2020/05/15/ferrari-ev ... -confirms/

it would be great if they became an engine supplier. before anyone freaks out, it would be in addition to F1

penske owning the series and the speedway is fantastic. no telling how many manufacturers he is talking to
by pc27b
Fri May 15, 2020 11:14 am
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: FEEDBACK THREAD
Replies: 3764
Views: 1153401

Re: FEEDBACK THREAD

P-F1 Mod wrote:I've reiterated the login issues, but please keep 'piling on' with these complaints, we need to see when things change. Repeat complaints will be helpful in this regard, so please don't feel you're overreporting things. The more we hear, the more we can guide the techies.
thank you
by pc27b
Thu May 14, 2020 1:37 pm
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: Official Coronavirus Discussion thread
Replies: 464
Views: 74493

Re: Official Coronavirus Discussion thread

the state of new york had 15,000 more deaths this year from mid march until mid april, over last year. can't find the site right now where they chart total deaths in a bunch of countries. pretty much all of them are much higher if the world stays shut down until next spring, i don't know what would ...
by pc27b
Thu May 14, 2020 12:57 pm
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: Sebastian Vettel to leave Ferrari at end of season
Replies: 189
Views: 18071

Re: Sebastian Vettel to leave Ferrari at end of season

i just don't get sainz. maybe he is cheap, maybe ferrari want a clear 1 and 2, i don't know ? i, like others, thought vettel was ready for a new team and vibe. now, he may just disappear at home, where he seems to like to live a quiet life. will miss him on the grid, but if retirement is what he wan...
by pc27b
Thu May 14, 2020 12:52 pm
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: FEEDBACK THREAD
Replies: 3764
Views: 1153401

Re: FEEDBACK THREAD

not to pile on, just saying i too have to log in each time, and about 30% of the screen on the right is nothing, or ads
by pc27b
Tue May 12, 2020 2:10 pm
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: Official Coronavirus Discussion thread
Replies: 464
Views: 74493

Re: Official Coronavirus Discussion thread

""There are a lot of wild conspiracy theories flying around Italy"

there are unbelievable conspiracy theories flying around everywhere! unfreakingbelievebale, some of them
by pc27b
Tue May 12, 2020 2:08 pm
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: Sebastian Vettel to leave Ferrari at end of season
Replies: 189
Views: 18071

Re: Sebastian Vettel to leave Ferrari at end of season

i too believe vettel could just walk away. he lives a private life and i don't see him pulling a hulkenburg whenever he walks away. sainz: not sure why he seems to be the front runner ? ricciardo: seems he should be calling binotto with a reasonable salary request, and he's in hamilton: i'm sure tal...
by pc27b
Thu May 07, 2020 7:41 pm
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: Aero Research Penalties
Replies: 22
Views: 4280

Re: Aero Research Penalties

i don't understand this budget cap and wanting the smaller teams to compete for wins each week, same as merc and ferrari in F1. for me, f1 has always had a class system, sure there have been obvious era's of dominance by one team or another. so be it. the idea is to build a better machine and beat ...
by pc27b
Thu May 07, 2020 2:53 pm
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: Aero Research Penalties
Replies: 22
Views: 4280

Re: Aero Research Penalties

^yep. usain bolt didn't have to strap extra weight around his waist, just because he was faster than everyone else
by pc27b
Thu May 07, 2020 1:21 pm
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: Aero Research Penalties
Replies: 22
Views: 4280

Re: Aero Research Penalties

i don't understand this budget cap and wanting the smaller teams to compete for wins each week, same as merc and ferrari in F1. for me, f1 has always had a class system, sure there have been obvious era's of dominance by one team or another. so be it. the idea is to build a better machine and beat t...
by pc27b
Wed May 06, 2020 1:00 pm
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: Is this the end for some F1 teams?
Replies: 37
Views: 11793

Re: Is this the end for some F1 teams?

i was looking at the 2019 f1 team payouts. i don't really understand this spending cap ? at a $145 million cap, does liberty just give everyone $145 million ? because even toro rosso got 52 million last year. just seems silly to me
by pc27b
Tue May 05, 2020 12:05 am
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: vettel turns down 1 year deal ?
Replies: 43
Views: 12379

Re: vettel turns down 1 year deal ?

eddie jordan is claiming hamilton to ferrari.
by pc27b
Sun May 03, 2020 12:23 pm
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: vettel turns down 1 year deal ?
Replies: 43
Views: 12379

Re: vettel turns down 1 year deal ?

i believe ricciardo would exercise his "get out" clause in a heartbeat, if ferrari were to offer him a ride. clearly red bull isn't ferrari Why does Ricciardo need to do that, he's a free agent for 2021. i replied later, i thought he was signed through 21. but as i said, makes it even easier for hi...
by pc27b
Fri May 01, 2020 9:43 am
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: vettel turns down 1 year deal ?
Replies: 43
Views: 12379

Re: vettel turns down 1 year deal ?

From Ferrari's point of view it depends on 1) whether they feel Leclerc is ready to be the lead driver - i.e the one that , if the car is good enough, they could 'expect' to win the WDC and 2) what they want from the 2nd driver. Vettel would be out if the key factors are cost, long-term planning, o...
by pc27b
Wed Apr 29, 2020 1:54 pm
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: vettel turns down 1 year deal ?
Replies: 43
Views: 12379

Re: vettel turns down 1 year deal ?

i believe ricciardo would exercise his "get out" clause in a heartbeat, if ferrari were to offer him a ride. clearly red bull isn't ferrari
by pc27b
Mon Apr 27, 2020 8:30 pm
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: Mclaren furloughing staff.
Replies: 35
Views: 9074

Re: Mclaren furloughing staff.

Take into account the Rees-Mogg, one of the wealthiest people in parliament and Brexit supporter, moved one of his major companies to the Republic of Ireland, just prior to Brexit. That keeps it in the EU. We're all in it together!!!!!!!! is that kind of like trump complaining about the chinese, wh...
by pc27b
Mon Apr 27, 2020 12:06 pm
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: vettel turns down 1 year deal ?
Replies: 43
Views: 12379

Re: vettel turns down 1 year deal ?

i don't believe vettel will be out of f1 unless he decides he has had enough. as i stated, plenty of articles about mclaren being interested in him.

if he leaves ferrari, there could be a very fun domino affect on the field
by pc27b
Mon Apr 27, 2020 11:52 am
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: Official Coronavirus Discussion thread
Replies: 464
Views: 74493

Re: Official Coronavirus Discussion thread

^ yep, lot can happen between now and july. all sports leagues claiming plans to restart. i wonder what happens if they do restart, then someone on a team tests positive ?
by pc27b
Thu Apr 23, 2020 12:21 pm
Forum: F1 & Motorsport Forum
Topic: vettel turns down 1 year deal ?
Replies: 43
Views: 12379

Re: vettel turns down 1 year deal ?

i expect Ricciardo to be wearing the red colors next season