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Re: 800th Anniversary Mongol GP - Round 5 of 2020

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Everso Biggyballies wrote:
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A bit of a shit tht RP pitted Hulk for tyres with 6 to go but then left Stroll out, even though they had mirrored each others stops all race. Surely a case of maneuvering to make Stroll beat Hulk.
More like trying to get Stroll into 5th, which was useless as Albon made short work of him.
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So everyone simply forgot that Lewis slid into the pits with locked tires, clearly struggling to get the speed down? Not even "noted"?
I thought that looked a bit suss too. He had to be speeding from the look of it. As you say, not even noted even though Lewis felt he was too fast. :roll:
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Hamilton has already 30 point on verstappen. The championship is almost done
Drop the word "almost".


The Championship was already done last week. Hamilton will be champion this year. And next year too, because the cars will be essentially the same. And just look how Mercedes treats Bottas. And add his race pace.
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Post by theracer120 » 2 months ago

Everso Biggyballies wrote:
2 months ago
Cheeveer wrote:
2 months ago
So everyone simply forgot that Lewis slid into the pits with locked tires, clearly struggling to get the speed down? Not even "noted"?
I thought that looked a bit suss too. He had to be speeding from the look of it. As you say, not even noted even though Lewis felt he was too fast. :roll:
I think Mercedes said he was fine, whatever that means.

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Cheeveer wrote:
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So everyone simply forgot that Lewis slid into the pits with locked tires, clearly struggling to get the speed down? Not even "noted"?
It doesn't require investigation, he either was too fast, or was not. They will find that out instantly.

On the other hand...I do have little feelings of mistrust creeping in lately. E.g. Someone making a decision whether to apply a penalty based on whether it would make it entertaining or not.
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John wrote:
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Everso Biggyballies wrote:
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A bit of a shit tht RP pitted Hulk for tyres with 6 to go but then left Stroll out, even though they had mirrored each others stops all race. Surely a case of maneuvering to make Stroll beat Hulk.
More like trying to get Stroll into 5th, which was useless as Albon made short work of him.
They have come up with a story.....

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Post by Everso Biggyballies » 2 months ago

ANNIVERSARY GRAND PRIX 2020 - RACE RESULT

POS NO DRIVER CAR LAPS TIME/RETIRED PTS
1 33 Max Verstappen RED BULL RACING HONDA 52 1:19:41.993 25
2 44 Lewis Hamilton MERCEDES 52 +11.326s 19
3 77 Valtteri Bottas MERCEDES 52 +19.231s 15
4 16 Charles Leclerc FERRARI 52 +29.289s 12
5 23 Alexander Albon RED BULL RACING HONDA 52 +39.146s 10
6 18 Lance Stroll RACING POINT BWT MERCEDES 52 +42.538s 8
7 27 Nico Hulkenberg RACING POINT BWT MERCEDES 52 +55.951s 6
8 31 Esteban Ocon RENAULT 52 +64.773s 4
9 4 Lando Norris MCLAREN RENAULT 52 +65.544s 2
10 26 Daniil Kvyat ALPHATAURI HONDA 52 +69.669s 1
11 10 Pierre Gasly ALPHATAURI HONDA 52 +70.642s 0
12 5 Sebastian Vettel FERRARI 52 +73.370s 0
13 55 Carlos Sainz MCLAREN RENAULT 52 +74.070s 0
14 3 Daniel Ricciardo RENAULT 51 +1 lap 0
15 7 Kimi Räikkönen ALFA ROMEO RACING FERRARI 51 +1 lap 0
16 8 Romain Grosjean HAAS FERRARI 51 +1 lap 0
17 99 Antonio Giovinazzi ALFA ROMEO RACING FERRARI 51 +1 lap 0
18 63 George Russell WILLIAMS MERCEDES 51 +1 lap 0
19 6 Nicholas Latifi WILLIAMS MERCEDES 51 +1 lap 0
NC 20 Kevin Magnussen HAAS FERRARI 43 DNF 0

* Provisional results.
Note - Hamilton scored an additional point for setting the fastest lap of the race.
Magnussen received a 5-second time penalty for leaving the track and rejoining unsafely.

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Post by Everso Biggyballies » 2 months ago

.... and the championships status.


Drivers

n Driver Points
1. Lewis HAMILTON 107
2. Max VERSTAPPEN 77
3. Valtteri BOTTAS 73
4. Charles LECLERC 45
5. Lando NORRIS 38
6. Alexander ALBON 36
7. Lance STROLL 28
8. Sergio PEREZ 22
9. Daniel RICCIARDO 20
10. Esteban OCON 16
11. Carlos SAINZ 15
12. Pierre GASLY 12
13. Sebastian VETTEL 10
14. Nico HULKENBERG 6
15.= Antonio GIOVINAZZI 2
15=. Daniil KVYAT 2
17. Kevin MAGNUSSEN 1

Constructors:

Constructor Points
1. Mercedes 180
2. Red Bull Honda 113
3. Ferrari 55
4. McLaren Renault 53
5. Racing Point BWT Mercedes 41
6. Renault 36
7. AlphaTauri Honda 14
8. Alfa Romeo Ferrari 2
9. Haas Ferrari 1

*Note RP now back ahead of Renault. :whistling: :wink: (Without the 15 point penalty they. would now be ahead of Ferrari in 3rd place.)

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Post by DoubleFart » 2 months ago

Embarassing that Bottas is behind Max. You can't even use last week's non-score as an excuse, as Max dnf'd the first race of the season.
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Post by erwin greven » 2 months ago

This victory places Verstappen above Bottas with amount of victories. 9 to 8.
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Post by Andy » 2 months ago

theracer120 wrote:
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Everso Biggyballies wrote:
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Cheeveer wrote:
2 months ago
So everyone simply forgot that Lewis slid into the pits with locked tires, clearly struggling to get the speed down? Not even "noted"?
I thought that looked a bit suss too. He had to be speeding from the look of it. As you say, not even noted even though Lewis felt he was too fast. :roll:
I think Mercedes said he was fine, whatever that means.
They've quickly handed over another brown envelope.
Just watched a few laps but nothing has changed really. A clubmans championship in aid of a six time champion to get him his 7th.
Reminds me to some of these club meetings TT racers go to compete in order to get their 6 signatures together.

If Mercedes only would let race both their drivers instead of manipulating the result of the water carrier.

As I said , these few laps were pretty much enough to switch back to BSB at the time.
This 'championship' isn't worth the time.
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erwin greven wrote:
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This victory places Verstappen above Bottas with amount of victories. 9 to 8.
If you compare verstappen to bottas you put him so low. Pretty evident that bottas is in mercedes because hamilton doesen’t want a real rival in the team
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Brian Redman: "Mr. Fangio, how do you come so fast?" "More throttle, less brakes...."
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Post by John » 2 months ago

Andy wrote:
2 months ago
theracer120 wrote:
2 months ago
Everso Biggyballies wrote:
2 months ago
Cheeveer wrote:
2 months ago
So everyone simply forgot that Lewis slid into the pits with locked tires, clearly struggling to get the speed down? Not even "noted"?
I thought that looked a bit suss too. He had to be speeding from the look of it. As you say, not even noted even though Lewis felt he was too fast. :roll:
I think Mercedes said he was fine, whatever that means.
They've quickly handed over another brown envelope.
Just watched a few laps but nothing has changed really. A clubmans championship in aid of a six time champion to get him his 7th.
Reminds me to some of these club meetings TT racers go to compete in order to get their 6 signatures together.

If Mercedes only would let race both their drivers instead of manipulating the result of the water carrier.

As I said , these few laps were pretty much enough to switch back to BSB at the time.
This 'championship' isn't worth the time.
*didn't watch the race*

*proceeds to complain about how the race unfolded*
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Post by erwin greven » 2 months ago

John wrote:
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*didn't watch the race*

*proceeds to complain about how the race unfolded*
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Post by Andy » 2 months ago

A few laps are simply enough these days.
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