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Forum: Racing Yesterday, 08:21 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,901
Posted By wxwax
Nice to see that IndyCar's trying to address the...

Nice to see that IndyCar's trying to address the litter problem.
Forum: Racing 04-16-2015, 09:58 PM
Replies: 911
Views: 50,244
Posted By wxwax
Nice James Allen piece...

Nice James Allen piece (http://www.jamesallenonf1.com/2015/04/hamilton-wont-get-drawn-into-psychological-warfare-as-merc-duo-prepare-for-bahrain-duel/) on how Bahrain could be Rosberg's chance to...
Forum: Racing 04-16-2015, 06:24 PM
Replies: 911
Views: 50,244
Posted By wxwax
I might as well break out my pompoms and learn...

I might as well break out my pompoms and learn some cheers for Arrivabene. :lol3
Forum: Racing 04-16-2015, 03:28 PM
Replies: 911
Views: 50,244
Posted By wxwax
:lol3 To be fair to the Chinese, it sounds like...

:lol3 To be fair to the Chinese, it sounds like they're mostly indifferent. The young lady herself doesn't give a shit...
Forum: Racing 04-16-2015, 03:24 PM
Replies: 911
Views: 50,244
Posted By wxwax
I just don't believe that anyone cares. Bernie...

I just don't believe that anyone cares. Bernie doesn't, because he gets his sanctioning fee regardless. The promoters don't care about making money -- for them, F1 in China is a state-sponsored...
Forum: Racing 04-15-2015, 06:20 PM
Replies: 911
Views: 50,244
Posted By wxwax
From empty stands? This is Murdoch's...

From empty stands?

This is Murdoch's garbagemen looking for a nonexistent controversy in order to generate a story. Weibo is China's twitter. An article based on a couple of Twitter comments?...
Forum: Racing 04-15-2015, 06:17 PM
Replies: 911
Views: 50,244
Posted By wxwax
What a rag Murdoch has turned that great paper...

What a rag Murdoch has turned that great paper into.
Forum: Racing 04-15-2015, 06:16 PM
Replies: 911
Views: 50,244
Posted By wxwax
1/ Red Bull's failure is down to more than just...

1/ Red Bull's failure is down to more than just the engine.

2/ A 17 year-old boy with three races under his belt ought to show a hell of a lot more respect to a company of Renault's stature and...
Forum: Racing 04-15-2015, 06:11 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,901
Posted By wxwax
Fair enough. Still tight, though.

Fair enough. Still tight, though.
Forum: Racing 04-14-2015, 11:49 PM
Replies: 911
Views: 50,244
Posted By wxwax
Hey, quit raining on my parade. :ddog

Hey, quit raining on my parade. :ddog
Forum: Racing 04-14-2015, 09:50 PM
Replies: 911
Views: 50,244
Posted By wxwax
No more Barrichello giving up a win for...

No more Barrichello giving up a win for Schumacher. Arrivabene has spiked team orders at Ferrari.
Forum: Racing 04-14-2015, 08:03 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,901
Posted By wxwax
Next up is Long Beach. The Formula E folks ran...

Next up is Long Beach. The Formula E folks ran Long Beach two weeks ago and, for the most part, raced clean. Good race, actually.

What's the over/under for safety cars because these IndyCar...
Forum: Racing 04-14-2015, 07:59 PM
Replies: 911
Views: 50,244
Posted By wxwax
I agree, good summation. I don't like them, but...

I agree, good summation. I don't like them, but they've been a force.

What the hell kind of team orders are Mercedes contemplating? "Lewis, go faster and thrash your tires even though you're...
Forum: Racing 04-13-2015, 11:36 PM
Replies: 911
Views: 50,244
Posted By wxwax
Yeah, that's Berninomics. Usually, a promoter...

Yeah, that's Berninomics. Usually, a promoter figures he can fill the stands and afford the sanctioning fee. But in Berninomics, a national government hosts the race to promote itself, and nobody...
Forum: Racing 04-13-2015, 05:58 PM
Replies: 911
Views: 50,244
Posted By wxwax
Ever hear Michael Jordan's Hall of Fame speech?...

Ever hear Michael Jordan's Hall of Fame speech? True competitors are dicks. They need to be, apparently.
Forum: Racing 04-13-2015, 05:53 PM
Replies: 911
Views: 50,244
Posted By wxwax
Six wheels is innovation. Hidden fuel tanks is...

Six wheels is innovation. Hidden fuel tanks is cheating. What's there to "get"? :dunno
Forum: Racing 04-13-2015, 05:16 PM
Replies: 911
Views: 50,244
Posted By wxwax
That's the generous way of looking at it. The...

That's the generous way of looking at it. The other interpretation is that if he had pushed and trashed his tires without passing Hamilton, he would have lost second place.

I favor the second...
Forum: Racing 04-13-2015, 05:14 PM
Replies: 911
Views: 50,244
Posted By wxwax
:lol3 That's pretty good.

:lol3 That's pretty good.
Forum: Racing 04-12-2015, 10:41 PM
Replies: 911
Views: 50,244
Posted By wxwax
Stand out from the crowd and people will ridicule...

Stand out from the crowd and people will ridicule you for it. It's the way of the world.
Forum: Racing 04-12-2015, 08:23 PM
Replies: 911
Views: 50,244
Posted By wxwax
Hill also said Rosberg is making himself look...

Hill also said Rosberg is making himself look weak by twice blaming others when he didn't perform well over the weekend. First he blamed his pitwall for "rushing" him during Q3, and now this.
...
Forum: Racing 04-12-2015, 08:14 PM
Replies: 911
Views: 50,244
Posted By wxwax
Yup, he owns him at this point. Nico will win the...

Yup, he owns him at this point. Nico will win the occasional pole and race. But he's a #2.

Interesting quote attributed to the great Fangio:
Forum: Racing 04-12-2015, 08:00 PM
Replies: 911
Views: 50,244
Posted By wxwax
I have no idea where Nico is coming from...

I have no idea where Nico is coming from (http://www1.skysports.com/f1/news/12040/9801895/nico-rosberg-accuses-lewis-hamilton-of-slowing-him-down-in-china). If he felt that Hamilton was going too...
Forum: Racing 04-12-2015, 05:44 PM
Replies: 911
Views: 50,244
Posted By wxwax
Good point.

Good point.
Forum: Racing 04-12-2015, 02:14 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,901
Posted By wxwax
I like this course in Louisiana. Very racy, lots...

I like this course in Louisiana. Very racy, lots of action. Simona gets fourth! And Honda shake Chevy's/Penske's dominance.
Forum: Racing 04-12-2015, 02:12 PM
Replies: 911
Views: 50,244
Posted By wxwax
I guess the only thing we learned is that the...

I guess the only thing we learned is that the status quo has been reaffirmed. Mercedes then Ferrari. Hamilton is quicker than Rosberg, Vettel is quicker than Raikkonen.

Well done Manor, both cars...
Forum: Racing 04-11-2015, 09:37 PM
Replies: 911
Views: 50,244
Posted By wxwax
Hey Niki, how do you really feel about Alonso?...

Hey Niki, how do you really feel about Alonso? :huh
Forum: Racing 04-11-2015, 03:48 PM
Replies: 911
Views: 50,244
Posted By wxwax
There's a lot more to it than that in 3.17...

There's a lot more to it than that in 3.17 (http://argent.fia.com/web/fia-public.nsf/A0425C3A0A7D69C0C12578D3002EBECA/$FILE/2014_F1_TECHNICAL_REGULATIONS_-_Published_on_20.07.pdf), but your point is...
Forum: Racing 04-11-2015, 03:40 PM
Replies: 911
Views: 50,244
Posted By wxwax
For me, the most interesting thing about China is...

For me, the most interesting thing about China is that Raikkonen, even with a car which suits his demands, is still not at the level of his teammate. Could this be his swan song in F1?
Forum: Racing 04-11-2015, 03:38 PM
Replies: 911
Views: 50,244
Posted By wxwax
It'll be interesting to see if the stewards take...

It'll be interesting to see if the stewards take an interest.
Forum: Racing 04-11-2015, 03:36 PM
Replies: 911
Views: 50,244
Posted By wxwax
There's a difference between innovation and...

There's a difference between innovation and cheating. It's is plain distinction. :dunno
Forum: Racing 04-11-2015, 02:47 AM
Replies: 911
Views: 50,244
Posted By wxwax
Hmmm, bendy wing element on the Williams. Tsk tsk.

Hmmm, bendy wing element on the Williams. Tsk tsk.
Forum: Racing 04-10-2015, 11:14 PM
Replies: 911
Views: 50,244
Posted By wxwax
http://i.kinja-img.com/gawker-media/image/upload/s...

http://i.kinja-img.com/gawker-media/image/upload/s--KEC5DZtn--/c_fit,fl_progressive,q_80,w_636/bdf6swclqvrh7b1uaf9x.jpg
Forum: Racing 04-10-2015, 11:12 PM
Replies: 911
Views: 50,244
Posted By wxwax
And the talk of FP 3 was... dickbutt. <img...

And the talk of FP 3 was... dickbutt.

<img src=http://i.kinja-img.com/gawker-media/image/upload/s--WtxQpSzi--/c_fit,fl_progressive,q_80,w_320/m5g6imznbymcxkbpwpfc.jpg width=300>


UPS put a lgo...
Forum: Racing 04-10-2015, 04:42 PM
Replies: 911
Views: 50,244
Posted By wxwax
I enjoy the general chit-chat of the commentators...

I enjoy the general chit-chat of the commentators in the televised FP2.
Forum: Racing 04-10-2015, 04:40 PM
Replies: 911
Views: 50,244
Posted By wxwax
BTW, I saw speculation that some teams may be...

BTW, I saw speculation that some teams may be breaking the fuel-flow regulation this year by somehow increasing fuel flow everywhere except at the meter. The alleged perpetrators include Mercedes and...
Forum: Racing 04-10-2015, 04:38 PM
Replies: 911
Views: 50,244
Posted By wxwax
Cheating is cheating, whether the car is red or...

Cheating is cheating, whether the car is red or blue. :dunno

I have more than one issue with Red Bull. Foremost is the mean-spirited team culture, which I believe starts with the owner and is...
Forum: Racing 04-10-2015, 03:15 PM
Replies: 911
Views: 50,244
Posted By wxwax
They say he wasn't drunk. I fear he may have some...

They say he wasn't drunk. I fear he may have some kind of mental illness.
Forum: Racing 04-10-2015, 03:15 PM
Replies: 911
Views: 50,244
Posted By wxwax
I tend to agree with you. Just because everybody...

I tend to agree with you. Just because everybody cheats at one time or another, doesn't mean they aren't cheating. They're cheats.

And good of you to point out the difference between innovation...
Forum: Racing 04-10-2015, 03:09 PM
Replies: 911
Views: 50,244
Posted By wxwax
That was the speculation. However, they seemed to...

That was the speculation. However, they seemed to be pretty quick on Friday.
Forum: Racing 04-10-2015, 12:18 AM
Replies: 911
Views: 50,244
Posted By wxwax
Looks like China's cooler temp is giving teams...

Looks like China's cooler temp is giving teams brake problems, at least in FP2.
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