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Jericoke
November 30, 2021, 12:57:25 PM by Jericoke
Views: 126 | Comments: 6

2021 has been lauded as one of the closest and most exciting seasons in the 'Turbo Hybrid Era'.  The amount of press suggesting further Mercedes domination would be bad for the sport.  For much of the season, the Red Bull has been the superior car, and Mercedes is on record as focusing on the 2022 car.. with Red Bull putting everything into 2021.

If Mercedes isn't developing the 2021 car, and RBR is, why is the Mercedes suddenly faster?  Are the tracks truly favouring Mercedes, or had Mercedes 'dialed down' performance, just letting things run at full speed at the most exciting time?

I have no proof, this is complete conjecture.  Certainly other Mercedes powered teams have suffered as much as Mercedes themselves.  Maybe the Mercedes team really is responding to the pressure and putting on a better race weekend.  Maybe RBR used up their good luck at the beginning of the season, and now Mercedes is claiming theirs?
Dare
November 28, 2021, 03:14:31 PM by Dare
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RIP

https://sports.yahoo.com/formula-one-team-founder-ex-145355233.html
cosworth151
November 26, 2021, 07:53:07 PM by cosworth151
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Formula 1 has renewed its deal with Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya, in a move that will keep the Spanish Grand Prix at the track until 2026. Nowhre near the best circuit of the season but better than many of the current schedule. All in all, I'm happy to see it stay.

https://www.formula1.com/en/latest/article.breaking-formula-1-renews-deal-with-the-circuit-de-barcelona-catalunya-until.2kv0OwJ2uSikb4lhVC9Nh9.html
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November 21, 2021, 08:17:03 PM by rmassart
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Heroes

Lewis, great start to finish win lapping half of the field. Can't ask for more.

Max, did a great job keeping up with Lewis.

Alonso, first Podium in like forever. I do hope he is able to win again in the future.


Zeroes

Horner, for being himself and criticising everyone but his team.

Mercedes for ruining Bottas' race. There was simply no obvious reason for keeping him out that long.

Bottas for yet another terrible start, although he did a good recovery until his own team got in the way.

Tires, or perhaps teams running too long to maintain track position.

For the next race I hope Lewis can end up a point ahead of Max going into the final race. Otherwise I fear Max will simply run him off the road...
Ian
November 21, 2021, 04:31:19 PM by Ian
Views: 325 | Comments: 5

Loved seeing Fernando on the podium, made my day,  :good:
lkjohnson1950
November 20, 2021, 10:24:09 PM by lkjohnson1950
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Ferrari has discovered LeClerc's chassis is cracked. They will change it overnite. Is this enough to explain his lack of pace compared to Sainz? Speaking of Sainz, he, Max and Bottas are all being investigated for failure to slow for yellow flags at the end of Q3. Max in in more trouble as he faces being under double yellow flags while Sainz and Bottas were only under single yellow flags.
lkjohnson1950
November 19, 2021, 12:28:10 AM by lkjohnson1950
Views: 416 | Comments: 8

Controversy is still building over Max's efforts to keep Lewis behind him last week.
Max says it's just hard racing and Lewis would have done the same.
     https://www.racefans.net/2021/11/18/hamilton-move-was-hard-racing-were-not-in-kindergarten-verstappen/
Russell says Max's move was deliberate and deserved a penalty.
     https://www.racefans.net/2021/11/18/verstappen-should-have-had-penalty-for-hamilton-incident-russell/
Le Clerc says he and other drivers will change the way they race if there is no penalty fot Max.
     https://www.crash.net/f1/news/993296/1/leclerc-will-adapt-driving-if-verstappen-f1-move-goes-unpunished
Wolff says 'no more Mr. Nice Guy', FIA Obviously favors Red Bull.
     https://www.crash.net/f1/news/993236/1/wolff-declares-diplomacy-has-ended-after-f1-decisions-against-mercedes
Masi says 'No favoritism'
     https://www.crash.net/f1/news/993254/1/masi-fia-not-giving-red-bull-preferential-treatment-f1-wing-saga
Sainz says (indirectly) Max gets away with stuff others are penalized for doing.
     https://www.racefans.net/2021/11/18/verstappen-case-shows-need-for-clarity-on-drivers-forcing-rivals-wide-sainz/
Lewis says I'm concentrating on Losail
     https://www.crash.net/f1/news/993294/1/hamilton-not-giving-any-energy-verstappen-f1-incident-ahead-qatar

Personally, I think Max has always been a very aggressive and sometimes dirty driver. I think the FIA did not penalize him because he was involved in the kind of close exciting battle they are desperate to have on TV. If Tsunoda had done that to Stroll (or vice versa) battling for 10th, there would have been a penalty. I truly believe if they don't rein in Max there will be a big serious accident in the future. And as Carlos said if Max gets away with forcing other drivers off the track, the other drivers will do it too.


     


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