It can just be unexpected low grip, perhaps due to oil. Or it can be that subsequent drivers react to the crash, which causes them to crash themselves.
@napierrailton – You want escapism which is perfectly understandable but ultimately, it’s what everyone wants. The LBGT community wants escapism from being treated differently because of their sexual orientation. […]
Balue commented on the post, Stroll has total faith in son's "raw young talent" 3 months ago
@napierrailton Yes, especially a wet one
@napierrailton The Commission looked at the budget cap and suggested that, at the very least, apprentice-style positions should be exempted from the cap for teams that can demonstrate they’re going to people who […]
Jere commented on the post, First pictures from the 2021 French Grand Prix weekend 4 months ago
@napierrailton I fully agree.
Qeki commented on the post, Did 'benchmark Barcelona' reveal how close F1's title fight will be? 5 months, 1 week ago
@napierrailton I can’t imagine how fast they would be if they someday will be the top dogs.
Alianora La Canta commented on the post, Eleven F1 drivers join social media boycott against racism 5 months, 2 weeks ago
@napierrailton Not giving the social media accounts personal information by not logging in may well teach ’em. That is, after all, how they made the bulk of their money (or, at least, offset the majority of the […]
GT Racer commented on the post, Will F1's new Sprint Qualifying races enhance the championship? 5 months, 3 weeks ago
1st = 3 points,
2nd = 2 points,
3rd = 1 point.
As I mentioned above @napierrailton, I do think that the fact that F1 is a big event for this small country (with royals directly involved both in running the race AND their investment fund participating in a team […]
@napierrailton Mercedes: The team has set itself a target to bring in at least 25% of all its new starters from under-represented groups. […]
@napierrailton They might’ve wanted to avoid the very first and last race of the season on purpose.
F1 is a high competence environment and I don’t actually think there’s much else taken into consideration except pure merit.
@napierrailton More Racing = more actionOr simply moves action we would usually see during the GP to Saturday therefore making the GP less interesting/exciting.
For instance if somebody qualifies out of […]
Mark Zastrow commented on the post, Paul Ricard reprofiles corners in bid to improve racing 8 months, 1 week ago
@napierrailton Half of me can’t believe I’m typing these words, but it honestly sounds like…not the worst idea. I think the idea as Bernie put it was always that you’d turn them on in the middle of a race and s […]
@napierrailton Of course, this does mean the FIA needs to get an anthem, just in case a Russian – neutral athlete wins one of the races it manages (in WEC LMP2 class, there’s a reasonable chance of that happening, […]
Jere commented on the post, F1 prepared to waive $200 million 'anti-dilution' fee new teams must pay 8 months, 1 week ago
@napierrailton More doesn’t necessarily always mean more action, nor even a more competitive field as 2010-2012 backmarkers illustrate.
@napierrailton The budget cap is in effect as of this year (at 145m USD), so how could Mercedes develop with a bigger budget than their rivals bar Ferrari?
@napierrailton The problem is that no exemption is being given for quarantine laws, meaning it would be unfeasible to schedule a test close enough to the season opener. (F1, I think, is trying to delay it as much […]
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