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Author Topic: Let's Talk F1  (Read 444987 times)

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Re: Let's Talk F1
« Reply #4050 on: March 20, 2024, 11:04:04 AM »
I watched the first one haven't watched the second one yet.  I hope things get better than that first race because I am going to get tired of watching the Ver parade real quick.
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Re: Let's Talk F1
« Reply #4051 on: March 20, 2024, 04:13:40 PM »
Some good racing from 3rd on back.   Australia this weekend.  P1 is Thursday here.
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Re: Let's Talk F1
« Reply #4052 on: March 24, 2024, 11:41:42 AM »
SPOILER ALERT!

Max did not win Australia.
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Re: Let's Talk F1
« Reply #4053 on: March 28, 2024, 06:25:58 PM »
I picked up F1 TV right before Australia and am fully caught up.
I figured I would give it another chance after watching Last season via the Netflix special

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You will like this past weekend's race.    That's all I will say.

Second race Red Bull ran away with it, but 3rd place down had some great racing.
Hell 10-15 was pretty insane
Kudos to the Bearman.   That was a heck of a drive for his first F1 Race

I'll wait for others to confirm they have seen Australia

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Re: Let's Talk F1
« Reply #4054 on: March 28, 2024, 06:28:04 PM »
So far in the off season we have:

Gunther is out at Haas

Ham is headed to Ferrari in a year

Horner is being investigated for misconduct.

Did I miss anything?

What was up with Horner?
I never heard anything.   

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Re: Let's Talk F1
« Reply #4055 on: March 29, 2024, 01:55:39 PM »
He supposed to have been inappropriate with a female RB employee.  She was suspended with pay and moved.   Horner appears to me be making a grab for team ownership/control.    Max's dad is against it and is rumored to be the source of the information.
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Re: Let's Talk F1
« Reply #4056 on: March 29, 2024, 05:35:42 PM »
Hmmm. Wonder what Ginger had to say about that.
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Re: Let's Talk F1
« Reply #4057 on: April 01, 2024, 01:26:20 PM »
At the moment she seems to be supportive.
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Re: Let's Talk F1
« Reply #4058 on: April 06, 2024, 08:56:21 AM »
O damn
Never heard about that.

So last race was quite interesting and I think Sainz is doing a great job for his CV. 
Comes back from surgery to win

Apparently Ferrari poached some MB personel for next season which was a big part of why Hamilton is moving to them.

Watching Qualifying now



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Re: Let's Talk F1
« Reply #4059 on: April 06, 2024, 10:48:09 PM »
Finally watched Australia much better than the first two.  Did anything come from the Russell crash investigation with regard to Alonso brake checking him?

Is it me or did Max's dad appear not to be in the pits the last few races?
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Re: Let's Talk F1
« Reply #4060 on: April 07, 2024, 09:22:23 AM »
Alonso got a 20 second race penalty. It dropped him from 6 to 8th.

I don't pay attention to who is in the pits much, so I don't know.

Verstappen and RB are still winning, so why would there be drama between Verstappen's father and Horner?
I'd assume people would not want to rock that boat.

 

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