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Spanish GP - ***Spoiler***

Discussion in 'CycleChat Cafe' started by Rhythm Thief, 27 Apr 2008.

  1. Did anyone else watch it? Good race I thought, especially for a circuit which normally turns the race into a procession. Alonso was unlucky, looks like Renault may finally be sorting their car out a bit. But no one could touch Ferrari.
     
  2. Yer it was ok!



    but just ok
     
  3. marinyork

    marinyork Resting in suspended Animation

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    Was a pretty bad race imho.
     
  4. girofan

    girofan New Member


    F1 is more of a procession than the Lord Mayor's trip through London! :rolleyes:
     

  5. Good way of putting it I like it girofan :rolleyes:
     
  6. Mister Paul

    Mister Paul Honky

    Location:
    North Somerset
    I had hopes that things were going to get more interesting.

    There's little so far to keep me to this season.

    What seemed to work when I was a kid and they should consider bringing back-

    -6-wheelers
    -more crashes
    -that flame out of the back when they ran turbos
     
  7. Night Train

    Night Train Guest

    I missed it, but I don't watch it as much as I used to.

    It would be interesting if they got extra points for fuel economy. Maybe no refueling, first past the line after so many laps and then add on the number of laps done before the fuel runs out.
     
  8. Fab Foodie

    Fab Foodie hanging-on in quiet desperation ...

    I used to love F1, now it's just dull. I did watch today's race the first I've watched for a long time and I have to say that it was like watching expensive paint dry. Dull, dull, dull. The cars are now dull, the circuits even duller.
     
  9. Chuffy

    Chuffy Veteran

    Kver Kovar that Finnish bloke's crash made me feel a bit sick. From the moment they showed the car embedded in the tyre wall I kept thinking 'is he alive?'. Not the most exciting of races though. Shame about Alonso's car packing up though. :rolleyes:
     
  10. Reminded me of Senna's fatal crash.:rolleyes:
     
  11. Reminded me of Senna's fatal crash.:rolleyes: Just shows how much the safety of the cars has progressed since then.
     
  12. Chuffy

    Chuffy Veteran

    At one point in the race the commentators were talking about stuff happening in the cockpit, including seatbelts coming undone. If Hihosilverlining's had done that before the prang, goodnight Vienna...:laugh: But yes, the cars are much safer these days.

    Hey, F1 back on the Beeb, good news or what? :biggrin:
     
  13. marinyork

    marinyork Resting in suspended Animation

    Location:
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    It reminded me of Hakkinen's tyre going and being catapulted around the place although different.

    Do-Ron seems to think Heiki is doing all right though.
     
  14. Yes indeed. No more adverts!:laugh::biggrin:
     
  15. Chuffy

    Chuffy Veteran

    What's that orange car that lets out the silver balloons?