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by phil1993
30 Apr 2015, 09:49
Forum: General Formula One Discussion
Topic: About 2016
Replies: 2
Views: 2117

Re: About 2016

Because the way daylight saving time works means they can have the race at 3pm local time, while it'll be 6am in Europe (I believe) due to the way we change the clocks. Having it in March leaves an 11 hour time difference.
by phil1993
03 Mar 2015, 13:41
Forum: General Formula One Discussion
Topic: 2015 Formula One Discussion
Replies: 37
Views: 9776

Re: 2015 Formula One Discussion

He suffered a concussion. Another concussion within a short space of time can lead to serious brain damage, or worse. We're slowly learning about the brain and in rugby they're starting to implement more safety measures, which is good. Franchitti, for example, had to retire in case he suffered anoth...
by phil1993
06 Feb 2015, 08:27
Forum: General Formula One Discussion
Topic: 2015 Formula One Discussion
Replies: 37
Views: 9776

Re: 2015 Formula One Discussion

Something doesn't add up in merely blaming the teams. FIA gets six votes, F~0~M gets six votes and each of the six representatives from the teams has a vote. That makes 18 and my understanding is that you need just a majority, whereas on the F1 Commission you need unanimity. So even if three or four...
by phil1993
19 Jan 2015, 11:03
Forum: General Formula One Discussion
Topic: 2015 Formula One Discussion
Replies: 37
Views: 9776

Re: 2015 Formula One Discussion

The 'tokens' are the parts which compromise the power unit. There are 66 'tokens', weighted in terms of how important a part is. So if a manufacturer wants to upgrade part A, they might use three tokens, for example. Teams can use 32 tokens across the course of the 2015 season, so they can upgrade 4...
by phil1993
13 Nov 2014, 15:45
Forum: 2014 Formula One Grand Prix Season
Topic: 2014 FORMULA 1 GRANDE PRÊMIO PETROBRAS DO BRASIL
Replies: 34
Views: 6956

Re: 2014 FORMULA 1 GRANDE PRÊMIO PETROBRAS DO BRASIL

I've explained it here: http://www.f1zone.net/news/nico-wins-le ... iew/44413/

Hamilton was told to push, as usual, for his one extra lap. But because of his pace, Mercedes kept him out. Pretty simple. A slight miscommunication you could say.
by phil1993
09 Nov 2014, 16:32
Forum: 2014 Formula One Grand Prix Season
Topic: 2014 FORMULA 1 GRANDE PRÊMIO PETROBRAS DO BRASIL
Replies: 34
Views: 6956

Re: 2014 FORMULA 1 GRANDE PRÊMIO PETROBRAS DO BRASIL

Don't ever let Felipe Massa choose tyre compounds again.
by phil1993
02 Nov 2014, 21:14
Forum: 2014 Formula One Grand Prix Season
Topic: 2014 FORMULA 1 UNITED STATES GRAND PRIX
Replies: 68
Views: 10187

Re: 2014 FORMULA 1 UNITED STATES GRAND PRIX

2.4s gap. Hmm... not over yet.
by phil1993
02 Nov 2014, 20:58
Forum: 2014 Formula One Grand Prix Season
Topic: 2014 FORMULA 1 UNITED STATES GRAND PRIX
Replies: 68
Views: 10187

Re: 2014 FORMULA 1 UNITED STATES GRAND PRIX

Massa is only 5.5s behind Rosberg.
by phil1993
31 Oct 2014, 11:40
Forum: General Formula One Discussion
Topic: Silly Season 2014 - 2015
Replies: 58
Views: 14898

Re: Silly Season 2014 - 2015

Don't write Marcus off yet. He was vocal about improving the braking on the CT05 - Caterham did so and he improved massively.
by phil1993
28 Oct 2014, 15:38
Forum: General Formula One Discussion
Topic: 2014 Formula One Discussion
Replies: 594
Views: 67463

Re: 2014 Formula One Discussion

He'll be staying with Lotus, so that'll be the big news.
by phil1993
25 Oct 2014, 09:57
Forum: General Formula One Discussion
Topic: 2014 Formula One Discussion
Replies: 594
Views: 67463

Re: 2014 Formula One Discussion

It's no surprise unfortunately.
by phil1993
22 Oct 2014, 18:53
Forum: General Formula One Discussion
Topic: 2014 Formula One Discussion
Replies: 594
Views: 67463

Re: 2014 Formula One Discussion

Caterham's position takes another turn for the worst
http://www.f1zone.net/news/caterham-thr ... des/44140/