Azwing commented on the post, Mateschitz insists Red Bull's Renault deal is over and slams rivals 5 years, 11 months ago
It’s said that tough times don’t build character, they reveal it.
In this case, I think it’s revealing quite a lot about RBR.
I’m frankly getting really tired of their whining and complaining. They did it […]
Azwing commented on the post, Mercedes' rivals have fallen further behind in 2015 6 years, 2 months ago
This really highlights how poorly Virgin/Marussia/Manor are doing. I’ve been a supporter of backmarkers for a long time. It’s tough to compete on an uneven playing field. But, their continued lack of pace, at this […]
Azwing commented on the post, Tilke says rules, not tracks, make overtaking hard 6 years, 3 months ago
Was wondering the same thing. How many of those passes at Bahrain were DRS overtakes?
DRS passes just don’t rank very highly in my estimation, and I refuse to give the passer much credit when it is done with DRS.
One, coming from Bernie, who consistently bad mouths the engines (er, PUs), it’s pretty rich for him to comment on people not knowing about engines. Perhaps, if he did a better job, fans would be […]
Azwing commented on the post, Hamilton vs Rosberg: Did unreliability decide the title? 6 years, 10 months ago
This is a good look at the numbers. I agree that effectively, both drivers had three DNFs (counting Abu Dhabi for Nico). I also like discounting the double points for the last race. The 42 point difference is […]
Azwing commented on the post, Putting Button's 1,000 points tally in perspective 8 years, 6 months ago
Really highlights just how good Schumacher was prior to returing from retirement. His stats are still amazing, despite three years of poor results.
I tend to agree with this.
I think most of us probably overemphasize how much the driver really contributes anyway. It’s kind of hard to measure because of the qualifying format, but how much is the back of the […]
This was exactly what I thought, too.
There are plenty of examples out there of drivers saying essentially the same thing. I don’t have any youtube links handy, but they’re out there. Drivers telling engineers […]