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DBL

April 19, 2013 5:30 PM

MotoGP » Austin MotoGP, Texas - Free practice (1)


How many were present at the official test and have ridden the circuit before today - Marquez, Pedrosa, Lorenzo, Rossi, Bradl, Blake and Young. With Spies and Hayden using a Panigale on a different day. No others have done so, so today is their first experience. They will all reduce their times as this is only FP1 but some will reduce it by a greater margin.

DBL

March 10, 2013 1:46 PM

F1 » Whitmarsh: McLaren 'working tirelessly' on MP4-28


I agree with the comments about playing down chances. The last thing anyone wants to do is say they are going to win, because if they don't they look silly. It's all about managing expectations, say you are not going to win, then win it's a big confidence boost. Same with all teams. Really they do have to drop the corporate "trying to understand the car" comments though as that just makes them sound stupid, you want to really understand the car, then ask your employees who designed it I'm sure they can tell you. That's what it sounds like to me, of course it's all about how it works on track, a better way of saying it would be "we are still trying to find the sweet spot in the setup, it's there and when we get it we'll know where we can go with development and setup changes".

DBL

February 11, 2013 3:36 PM

F1 » Caterham 'let Kovalainen down'


No Kovalainen let Kovalainen down, the arrogance of "I'm not going to chase any sponsorship because I'm not a pay driver". He should have a word with Alonso and ask him how much sponsorship money he brings to Ferrari. Then with hindsight and along with the current financial climate decided that attitude was probably the wrong one to take.

DBL

January 31, 2013 12:03 PM

F1 » McLaren unveil new MP4-28 for 2013


If last years car was aerodynamically efficient and they can't make huge aero changes because of rules then it will look the same, the big difference will be under the skin with systems being redesigned, repackaged and placed differently. What did people expect six wheels, batman wings and a enclosed cockpit?

DBL

January 23, 2013 7:13 PM

F1 » No change at Pirelli


And by putting in place proper rules that mean no special tyres are made favouring one team supplied and budget caps/tyre compound limits. Probably my last post on here if that bloody Freesat advert takes over my screen again. Crash - Adverts with audio is a big mistake.


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