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Post by MonteCristo » 1 week ago

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Easy fix with SCs... Don't allow lapped cars to gain their lap back. They just either move to the back of the line, or heck, even stay in whatever position they are mixed between cars on the lead (and on other) lap.

Shorter SCs would be a win in everyone's books.
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Post by John » 1 week ago

Yes, and yes. I feel that we're flogging a dead horse, though. Haven't we discussed this countless times already?
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Post by erwin greven » 1 week ago

I am still very positive about the VSC. There is a big disadvantage when a safety car comes out. It picks up the leader and anyone behind it races towards to the Safety Car.
i am quoting John Hindhaugh here when i write that racing drivers can not be trusted to slow down properly when yellow flags are being waved. This is why at several series the Code 60 is used (Creventic and VLN) or any form of a VSC. Remember why Jules Bianchi crashed. Not slowing down properly while double yellows are being waved.

Also when a safety car is re-introduced to buckle up the field, be aware that it could be used as a "debris-caution" any time. Think Liberty Media.

Blue Flags could be used still, but only for its original purpose: to let a backmarker know there is a faster car behind him/her.

About the DRS i have only one opinion: Get RID of it.
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Post by MonteCristo » 1 week ago

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Yes, and yes. I feel that we're flogging a dead horse, though. Haven't we discussed this countless times already?
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Post by John » 1 week ago

I wonder if Toro Rosso is interested....
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Post by DoubleFart » 2 days ago

I dreamt of being an F1 driver from an extremely young age, but in reality I never thought I would actually get there. The stats speak for themselves and it is an almost impossible challenge.
Jolyon, the reality is that you never should have been there. :annoyed:

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Post by Everso Biggyballies » 2 days ago

2 points finishes in an era when half the field got points for turning up sort of implies he was not really there.

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Post by kals » 2 days ago

Everso Biggyballies wrote:
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2 points finishes in an era when half the field got points for turning up sort of implies he was not really there.
Who was where and when? :whistling:

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Post by Everso Biggyballies » 2 days ago

kals wrote:
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Everso Biggyballies wrote:
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2 points finishes in an era when half the field got points for turning up sort of implies he was not really there.
Who was where and when? :whistling:
Hehehe I take it you got my point. :haha:

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