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Author Topic: Did ESPN blow it?  (Read 2531 times)

Offline Calman

Re: Did ESPN blow it?
« Reply #15 on: May 01, 2018, 07:39:50 PM »
""People are so angry. They feel ESPN is in cahoots with F1, Chase Carey et al and that this whole fiasco was a set up so we'd be forced to buy the online streaming service."

Ooooh, Sinister or something else ... deviants at work?

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Cal :)
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Online Dare

Re: Did ESPN blow it?
« Reply #16 on: May 02, 2018, 01:05:45 AM »
The trouble I've had watching F1 the last decade I'm
happy with the ESPN coverage
"The
democracy will cease to exist when you take away from those
who are
willing to work and give to those who would not."
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Thomas
Jefferson

Offline Alianora La Canta

Re: Did ESPN blow it?
« Reply #17 on: May 08, 2018, 10:09:36 PM »
Hate the look of the halos, might stop a large object but not a bolt or spring falling from a car, even a danger that the halo can divert it into the body. As far as driver ID I think one of the cars cameras is bright yellow.

Yes - the one for whichever driver has the higher race number. For example, Ocon has one at the moment because is 31 is bigger than Perez's 11, but if he went to Mercedes next year and either of its current drivers (Hamilton 44 and Bottas 77) stays, he'd lose the yellow camera bar to whoever at Mercedes stayed on.

In practise, some of the number-driver associations have not stuck well enough for me to be able to use that method in the heat of battle, and neither of my parents can do it at all (Dad can remember Riccardo, Vettel, Hamilton and the Force India duo because he remembers from the season preview and me telling him; Mum cannot do any of the race numbers at all because she likes to rely on the screen and the new font is poor).
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