Nice find @ejay. Free practice drivers definitely shouldn’t count towards the number, as they aren’t driving with the intention to race. The highest number of entrants with different nationalities a) entered, b) qualified to race (or should DNSs not count?) could both make interesting statistics, but that needs proper a bit more research.
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@davidjh But they aren’t making that determination based on a few tenths of a second here versus a few tenths of a second there. They’re making it based on “if we don’t get in someone who can pay we can’t go racing”.
@Kingshark yes Lotus looks a good bet. The surface in Valencia should favor the Lotus too. The Lotus seems to prefer rougher, more abrasive surfaces than the smooth Monaco/Canada type surface.
yes, Nico has matched Vettel. Both would be leading the championship if you counted only points post-China. And doing a countback at this stage of the…[Read more]
Prisoner Monkeys commented on the post, Win-less champions, going to a race and hosting fees 10 years, 9 months ago
the circuits can offer more to Bernie than the traditional European circuits, which he then drops from the calendar
I dispute that. Let’s look at the last few races Bernie removed from the calendar: […]
@davidjh You can see it here:
@DavidJH I would say once a following car is in a position to be able to benefit from a tow, the leading car would be defending their position if they moved away from the racing line in order to deprive them of […]