collapse

* Welcome

Welcome to GPWizard F1 Forum!

GPWizard is the friendliest F1 forum you'll find anywhere. You have a host of new like-minded friends waiting to welcome you.

So what are you waiting for? Becoming a member is easy and free! Take a couple seconds out of your day and register now. We guarantee, you wont be sorry you did.

Click Here to become a full Member for Free

* User Info

 
 
Welcome, Guest. Please login or register.
Did you miss your activation email?

* Newsletter

GPWizard F1 Forum Newsletter Email address:
Weekly
Fortnightly
Monthly

* Grid Game Deadlines

Qualifying

Race

* Shoutbox

Refresh History
  • Wizzo: Mothers day here in the UK so I will be absent in the chat room today. Have fun!
    March 31, 2019, 10:47:48 AM
  • Jericoke: For newcomers to GPWizard, make sure you check out the live chat during the race!  It's the best way to turn a dull race into a great time, and the cherry on top of a great race!  (I won't be able to attend Aussie though)
    March 15, 2019, 07:48:58 PM
  • Wizzo: The 2019 Grid Game is now open. Please check out the new rules before entering.
    February 17, 2019, 04:56:33 PM
  • John S: Glad the site is back online, we don't know how much we like it til it's gone. Thanks Wizzo.
    February 02, 2019, 09:19:33 PM
  • Calman: Glad to see you back online Wizzo.  Did the issue point to a corrupted MySQL Data Table?
    February 02, 2019, 08:53:13 PM
  • Wizzo: I apologise for the downtime. Normal service has been resumed.
    February 02, 2019, 07:53:12 PM
  • Calman: Looks like the forum is experiencing Database/Server Issues! ... will check in later tonight.
    February 01, 2019, 01:11:41 AM
  • Calman: Thanks for getting back to me on that Wizzo ... I'll look at my donations when it's re-activated, thanks!
    December 14, 2018, 09:06:39 PM
  • Wizzo: No its not your imagination Cal. This option has been disabled for the time being.
    December 14, 2018, 03:50:09 PM
  • Calman: Is it my imagination, or has the "Shop" dropdown option disappeared from the navigation bar at the top of the forum?
    December 13, 2018, 07:59:13 PM
  • Wizzo: Thanks for letting me know. If anyone sees this issue again then please PM me.
    October 27, 2018, 10:19:33 AM
  • lkjohnson1950: OK, ot was alittle longer than 10 hours. Had problem 8 PM 10/24, was gone at 3:30 10/25.
    October 26, 2018, 03:53:12 PM
  • lkjohnson1950: It was working fine by yesterday PM, about 10 hours after I first got it.
    October 26, 2018, 03:48:36 PM
  • Wizzo: I cannot recreate the error that you are seeing but I have replaced the file that would cause the error. Please try again and let me know how you get on.
    October 26, 2018, 12:13:28 PM
  • Wizzo: I'm looking into this at the moment. Thanks
    October 26, 2018, 11:50:19 AM
  • lkjohnson1950: Hey Wiz, when I try to post a new topic or reply to an old one, I get a screen that says parse error.
    October 25, 2018, 04:12:09 AM
  • Dare: way to go Kimi
    October 21, 2018, 11:31:06 PM
  • Dare: I was in a steward mode....I saw nothing
    October 05, 2018, 11:37:09 PM
  • Wizzo: Just a quick note. You will not see the Chat Room at the bottom when viewing any of the Grid Game pages
    October 05, 2018, 08:55:16 AM
  • Jericoke: Just like Ferrari's spotters during Q, eh Dare?
    October 04, 2018, 04:41:00 PM

* Who's Online

  • Dot Guests: 18
  • Dot Hidden: 0
  • Dot Users: 1
  • Dot Users Online:

* Top Posters

cosworth151 cosworth151
15052 Posts
Scott Scott
13774 Posts
Dare Dare
12232 Posts
John S John S
9939 Posts
Ian Ian
9665 Posts

* IntentsGP Advert

pre-erected f1 camping & glamping with intentsGP

Author Topic: 2019 Chinese GP discussion  (Read 82 times)

Offline Scott

2019 Chinese GP discussion
« on: April 14, 2019, 08:47:53 AM »
  • Publish
  • Alone on chat this morning, I thought I would make notes as the race progresses...

    3DNF's - Hulk, Kvyat and Norris.  At least they gave him a lot of experience laps.

    Kvyat did not deserve a drive through penalty in my opinion.  Both he and Norris had a moment in that corner and they collided with Sainz caught in the middle.  Pure racing.  Sorry Norris and Sainz took the worst of it, but outside line on a crowded corner is never a safe place to be.

    Leclerc...brilliant start, although in Vettel's defence, Bottas effectively blocked what would have been a fast start for Sen as well.  He wasn't able to pull away from Vettel, so the team had to pull out orders imo.  Some sort of communication issue when Vettel didn't immediately pass him.  The team order and tire strategy change did in effect ruin Leclerc's race.  I don't think he deserved that though.  He could have done at least as well as Vettel had he stayed in front.

    I like the little inside front winglets on the Alfa...look like eyelashes from the in-car.

    10 laps to go now and 10-20 second gaps between cars 4th-7th.  Snore...only race shaping up for the last 10 laps is going to be Ricciardo defending his 7th place from Perez and Kimi.  7 laps to go and nobody even in DRS range.  Probably have the finishing order now unless someone blows up.  At the moment Vettel has FL.

    They should ditch China as a race.  The track layout does not promote much passing.

    For those of you who slept in or didn't bother staying up late, it was a good choice...the race is shaping up to be pretty boring.

    A few people on chat, Timmy and Julie with Luke lurking because he was 20 laps behind.  For my first chat of the year, it was a bit thin of members, but it was an ideal time for me and probably not for others.


    The Honey Badger doesn't give a...