2016 Monaco GP race thread

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Ricciardo is gone ...

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Riccy is schooling them at the moment.

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Good news for Ricciardo at least!

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Random rain musings number 2... Caterpillar tracks that mount between the front and rear wheels for wet conditions.

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Red Bull running away with this race, Rosberg holding up everyone behind him.

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akeizm wrote:Riccy is schooling them at the moment.
More like he is schooling Rosberg.

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akeizm wrote:Riccy is schooling them at the moment.
No Rosberg is just a road block, better to let a Red Bull win rather than Hamilton
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Go on Rosberg and the train
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Just let Lewis come in first. He can handle it - Rosberg is a road block

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Vettel risky..
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Merc should call in Hamilton first, clearly the quicker driver and better for the race win.
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Rosberg just has no speed at all.

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Sevenfest wrote:Just let Lewis come in first. He can handle it - Rosberg is a road block
Its not up to Nico To look after Lewis' race.

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Hamilton_Jar wrote:Merc should call in Hamilton first, clearly the quicker driver and better for the race win.
Rosberg has already cost the team the win.

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stitch512 wrote:
Sevenfest wrote:Just let Lewis come in first. He can handle it - Rosberg is a road block
Its not up to Nico To look after Lewis' race.
Do Mercedes want to win the race?
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Nice save from Sainz.
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HS Thompson wrote:
Hamilton_Jar wrote:Merc should call in Hamilton first, clearly the quicker driver and better for the race win.
Rosberg has already cost the team the win.
You are very frustrated :D :lol: It's Monaco, if Rosberg is that slow, Hamilton should overtake him.

Go on Dani!
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Have Merc got any interest in winning races?
If...

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HS Thompson wrote:
Hamilton_Jar wrote:Merc should call in Hamilton first, clearly the quicker driver and better for the race win.
Rosberg has already cost the team the win.
Not yet but they will if they put Rosberg first even the Force India is keeping up
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Rosberg using a good strategy here.

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stitch512 wrote:
Sevenfest wrote:Just let Lewis come in first. He can handle it - Rosberg is a road block
Its not up to Nico To look after Lewis' race.
:lol: I understood that reference.

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dizlexik wrote:
HS Thompson wrote:
Hamilton_Jar wrote:Merc should call in Hamilton first, clearly the quicker driver and better for the race win.
Rosberg has already cost the team the win.
You are very frustrated :D :lol: It's Monaco, if Rosberg is that slow, Hamilton should overtake him.

Go on Dani!
It's Monaco....no one expects passing.

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dizlexik wrote:
HS Thompson wrote:
Hamilton_Jar wrote:Merc should call in Hamilton first, clearly the quicker driver and better for the race win.
Rosberg has already cost the team the win.
You are very frustrated :D :lol: It's Monaco, if Rosberg is that slow, Hamilton should overtake him.

Go on Dani!
Not that easy at Monaco
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PzR Slim wrote:Have Merc got any interest in winning races?
This race, clearly not.

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Wow

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Well done Merc. Couple of laps too late but at least they did it.
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Lewis ahead now.... Mercedes finally woke up and made the switch. Now we have a race
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Rosberg just let Hammy past.

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Jesus, not a bad move from Merc - a big pace difference which is visible already

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Hamilton_Jar wrote:
dizlexik wrote:
HS Thompson wrote:
Hamilton_Jar wrote:Merc should call in Hamilton first, clearly the quicker driver and better for the race win.
Rosberg has already cost the team the win.
You are very frustrated :D :lol: It's Monaco, if Rosberg is that slow, Hamilton should overtake him.

Go on Dani!
Not that easy at Monaco
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pokerman wrote:
stitch512 wrote:
Sevenfest wrote:Just let Lewis come in first. He can handle it - Rosberg is a road block
Its not up to Nico To look after Lewis' race.
Do Mercedes want to win the race?
Oh they do want to win the race, better late than never I suppose
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Surprised Rosberg complied with that instruction... Hamilton wouldn't have.

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Wow.

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Hamilton overcomes the massive disadvantage of his team and track and carves up Rosberg.

Didnt see that coming.

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Rain musings number 3... Exhaust outlets shall now be placed directly in front of the rear tyres and directed straight down for track drying purposes.
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That distance back to Rosberg!

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Kudos on Rosberg for letting Hamilton through. Why is he so slow?

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Rosberg has problems.

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Hamilton 5 seconds quicker than Rosberg
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