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2012 Formula 1 Season Paddock

Discussion in 'Sports, Hobbies & Interests' started by OZ-T, Feb 3, 2012.

  1. Feb 10, 2012 at 3:13 PM
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    OZ-T

    OZ-T [OP] All of those moments....will be lost.....in time

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    Very true
     
  2. Feb 10, 2012 at 3:15 PM
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    They will be fine, they have plenty or resources to fix any problems with the car
     
  3. Feb 10, 2012 at 3:46 PM
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    Like they did last season? I know 3rd constructor championship, but 1 race win? Anyone think that Ferrari would put their cash in another series??
     
  4. Feb 10, 2012 at 3:51 PM
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  5. Feb 10, 2012 at 3:56 PM
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    OZ-T [OP] All of those moments....will be lost.....in time

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    No
     
  6. Feb 10, 2012 at 4:43 PM
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    I agree

    They have plenty of privateer teams in Le Mans, ALMS, and American Grand Am
     
  7. Feb 11, 2012 at 10:31 AM
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  8. Feb 11, 2012 at 10:32 AM
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  9. Feb 11, 2012 at 10:35 AM
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  11. Feb 12, 2012 at 8:50 AM
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    I don't see how a multi million dollar car like this could fail. They have had time to do there own testing. Obviously they did not.

    The most important testing for the lower teams is going to be on the track and now they screwed it up. Sounds like some poor planning on their part. Oh well I guess someone has to be a the bottom of the list.
     
  12. Feb 12, 2012 at 9:30 AM
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    Anyone here thinking of going to Austin? Whats your thoughts on the $100 to reserve a seat? From the little I have read it seems like this is only for the start/finish grandstand seats? I think today is the last day for this program?

    From looking at the pictures and this is based on if it is a clockwise track? That the seats around what I guess would be turns 4-5-6 might be more exciting place to watch. At the grand stands you would see the cars for what a 1/4 second in front of you?

    Any thoughts on this?


    From looking at the picture again its anti-clockwise and I am guessing turns 12-13-14.
     
  13. Feb 12, 2012 at 9:43 AM
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    <---- Will be at Hockenheim and Spa for sure, may get to one of the Italian or Spanish races as well, can't wait.
     
  14. Feb 12, 2012 at 9:57 AM
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    I can't wait for F1 to return to the USA

    [​IMG]
     
  15. Feb 12, 2012 at 10:21 AM
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    So, I've never followed F1 much at all. Never really followed any racing at all, a little bit of Nascar. Enough to know the drivers, car makes, point systems etc.

    I'd like to try and get into it a little this year. Are most of the Races televised in the US? ESPN? What are some things a beginner needs to know?
     
  16. Feb 12, 2012 at 10:29 AM
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    Races in the US are televised on Speed and Fox
     
  17. Feb 12, 2012 at 10:31 AM
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    Sitting at the start / finish line means you get to see the cars before the race on the grid , and the pit action

    That's where I'm sitting for the Montreal GP :)

    And there is a reason you can't actually buy tickets yet , because they are not sure the race will go ahead . Expect Grandstand 1 , 2 to cost $500-600 for the weekend
     
  18. Feb 12, 2012 at 10:45 AM
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    they need to hurry up the construction on the track
     
  19. Feb 12, 2012 at 11:46 AM
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    Ah bummer. The Speed channel is just about done with reruns from 2011 races. If you have the speed channel set the DVR on 2/14-2/15-2/21 for some rerun races.

    I was never really into nascar. I mean to be real just about anyone could make a tube chassis and put a big V8 in it with a fiberglass shell? For me F1 is way more technologically interesting. And 3 second pit stops. I mean it is retarded at how much $ they through at this but it is way more interesting than cars going in a circle.
     
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    Done, thanks for the show times!
     
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