Formula 1 SOCAR Azerbaijan Grand Prix 2019

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  1. MikeV27

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    I am becoming a fan of Norris :tup:
     
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  2. Dotini

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    Yes, and Renault must be very concerned about...what?
     
  3. PeterJB

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    I love how this was supposed to be Ferrari's race, and guess what, it's a Mercedes front row again!
     
  4. andrea

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    Dread it, run from it, Mercedes arrives all the same.
     
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    Not sure what you're on about there. I was just commenting on how encouraging his performances have been for McLaren, especially when compared to the more experienced Sainz. Not sure what Renault have to do with that... unless they see they're only 4 points ahead of a customer team... which will definitely concern them.
     
  6. GTFan24

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    Please don't tell me this season will be a repeat of 2015....
     
  7. Dennisch

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    A Mercedes 1-2.

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  8. mustafur

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    So unpredictable! What a season!1!1!
     
  9. TenEightyOne

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    It was a good move from Mercedes, but not one they'll get away with again, and everyone thought Ferrari were the crafty ones :D
     
  10. PeterJB

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    Based on his crash I'll assume Williams were going flat out in Q1, in which case that's even more depressing as the last team I remember being five seconds off the pace was HRT...
     
  11. baldgye

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    Good news is that Kubica will be starting from the pit lane... :lol:
     
  12. BrainsBush

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    Also Kimi has to start from the pit lane (illegal front wing)
     
  13. mirial

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    The tracks were/would have been ok 10+ years ago, and it's just that F1 cars have become much more cumbersome with their luxury coach like wheelbases to carry all that extra stuff.
     
  14. Dotini

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    Yes, and maneuverability is compromised by all that weight. I think you would have to go back to the 1930's to find GP cars routinely heavier than what we have today.
     
  15. Dennisch

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    If someone up front parks his car in the castle wall early on, half the field would probably have to retire.
     
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    Betting pool is number of red flags, not whether or not there will be one.
     
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  17. PaMu1337

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    What is it with Perez and this track?
     
  18. mustafur

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    That would be a sight to see lol.
     
  19. LordExia

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    Bottas is running away with it!
     
  20. niky

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    Nice pass by Max.

    Kubica under investigation. Great.
     
  21. PaMu1337

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    Apparently something with the start procedure.
     
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  22. niky

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    Maccas swap. Sainz going after Perez.
     
  23. mustafur

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    Williams are 14th and 15th take a photo you won't see them that high again.
     
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  24. DesertPenguin

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    Just wait, next week they'll be fined for having mechanics fail a marijuana drug test. That's the highest they'll be :lol:
     
  25. mustafur

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    Once everyone is on Mediums we are going to need a safety car to keep it interesting.

    I mean this applies to most races but Baku especially.
     
  26. PaMu1337

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    Kubica gets a drive through for driving to pit exit too early
     
  27. DesertPenguin

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    Kubica gets a drive thru penalty because the team messed up. That's not right. He did nothing wrong. Fine the team

    It wasn't that he went to pit exit early. The team put him on the pit lane early.
     
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  28. phillkillv2

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    That penalty is going to take Williams 3 races to recover from.

    I'm surprised this is staying as clean as it is. NO safety cars!
     
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  29. niky

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    So, one stopper for Charles?
     
  30. phillkillv2

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    If that's the case, I'm glad Ferrari has done a good strat, but I want to see a fight, not a parade.