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F1 2009: Spanish Grand Prix!

Tue May 05, 2009 7:30 am

Thought these couple of quotes from "Chairman" Bernie would be an interesting way to kick off the new thread.....

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Speaking to The Times newspaper, Ecclestone said he won't let Mosley "destroy" Ferrari.

"I won't let it happen," Ecclestone told the newspaper.

I especially liked this part...

Quote:
"The trouble with Luca is that you shouldn't let Max ever be in a position where he can start a debate or an argument. He's reasonably clever and you won't win.

"Even if you do win, it's like you being in the audience and me being there with the microphone. You say something smart and I don't give you the microphone --- it's as easy as that."

More on the cars and drivers soon!!

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Tue May 05, 2009 10:31 am

One could construe the chairman's comments as proof that Ferrari receive special assistance.  stirthepot 
 
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RE: F1 2009: Spanish Grand Prix!

Tue May 05, 2009 11:25 am



Quoting StealthZ (Thread starter):

I can't wait to see these two clowns out of the picture.
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RE: F1 2009: Spanish Grand Prix!

Tue May 05, 2009 6:48 pm

This will be my first live grand prix. Having followed Formula One for twelve years or so, I'm really excited about this!
 
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Wed May 06, 2009 2:10 am

I have just checked the weather for Barcelona this weekend, and according to weather.com there is a 60% chance for rain on both Saturday and Sunday!
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Wed May 06, 2009 8:33 am



Quoting Rockson (Reply 3):
This will be my first live grand prix. Having followed Formula One for twelve years or so, I'm really excited about this!

Don't forget your ear plugs.
 
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Wed May 06, 2009 11:01 am

While bitching about Max & Bernie, did anyone notice this B__S___ has been quietly written back into the 2010 Sporting regs....

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6.1 The Formula One World Championship driver's title will be awarded to the driver who has been classified first in the greatest number of races..

I am sure there is an agenda here to destroy F1

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RE: F1 2009: Spanish Grand Prix!

Wed May 06, 2009 11:07 am



Quoting Bill142 (Reply 5):
Don't forget your ear plugs.

You pu$$y! Big grin

Serious though,
a friend of mine was in the US watching a CART race, and he thought before the race that he doesn't need any ear plugs. He want to hear the sound while he has the chance to.

He was standing on a bridge (Laguna Seca) and he saw the cars coming, and then BANG!!!!!! when they passed under him. He went and got ear plugs and left them in his ears for the rest of the race.  Wink

One day I hope to experience the sound myself.

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RE: F1 2009: Spanish Grand Prix!

Wed May 06, 2009 11:48 am

Quoting Sudden (Reply 7):
a friend of mine was in the US watching a CART race, and he thought before the race that he doesn't need any ear plugs. He want to hear the sound while he has the chance to.

I've been to 4 F1 races, 1 Champcar race and I go every year to Le Mans.

I heard some cars like the Mazda 787B that has the most high-pitched sound you could ever hear.

I heard F1's V10s and V12s in the 1990s. They are astonishingly loud.

But I've never had any ear protection. It's so good to ear these engines!!! After the race, my ears are whistling, but I don't really mind. It's not that I go every week-end to a F1 race. If I were working in a F1 team, I would of course wear ear plugs because you would really end up deaf.

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RE: F1 2009: Spanish Grand Prix!

Wed May 06, 2009 11:53 am



Quoting Bill142 (Reply 1):
One could construe the chairman's comments as proof that Ferrari receive special assistance. stirthepot

And/or that one or other had tried to destroy other teams???  stirthepot   stirthepot 
 
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RE: F1 2009: Spanish Grand Prix!

Wed May 06, 2009 12:20 pm



Quoting StealthZ (Reply 6):
While bitching about Max & Bernie, did anyone notice this B__S___ has been quietly written back into the 2010 Sporting regs....

It was always on the cards for 2010. It was only given a reprieve in 2009 because the teams kicked up a stink about it for this year as it was dropped on them at the last minute and they weren't consulted about it.
 
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Wed May 06, 2009 12:27 pm



Quoting Bill142 (Reply 10):
the teams kicked up a stink about it

And apparently still are, it is one of the agenda items at a FOTA meeting in London today.

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Wed May 06, 2009 2:05 pm

http://www.autosport.com/news/report.php/id/75074

Mosely's son found dead in his home.

Treated as Non Suspicious.

RIP.
 
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RE: F1 2009: Spanish Grand Prix!

Wed May 06, 2009 2:16 pm



Quoting BlueElephant (Reply 12):
Mosely's son found dead in his home.

May he rest in peace.
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RE: F1 2009: Spanish Grand Prix!

Wed May 06, 2009 2:33 pm



Quoting GrahamHill (Reply 8):

I've been to 4 F1 races, 1 Champcar race and I go every year to Le Mans.

I heard some cars like the Mazda 787B that has the most high-pitched sound you could ever hear.

I heard F1's V10s and V12s in the 1990s. They are astonishingly loud.

But I've never had any ear protection. It's so good to ear these engines!!! After the race, my ears are whistling, but I don't really mind. It's not that I go every week-end to a F1 race. If I were working in a F1 team, I would of course wear ear plugs because you would really end up deaf.

I've also been to every sort of racing event you can imagine, from IRL to CART back in the day to ALMS to F1 to stock cars, and I've also never used ear plugs. Maybe I'll have reduced hearing when I'm older, but for now it's important that I get the full visceral experience of the cars because sound is such an important part of it. Graham, you've probably noticed that the ACO has implemented reduced noise restrictions on the Le Mans cars, which is a huge shame because when I was at Sebring for the 12 hours the cars which used to sound so good are now nearly silenced, like the Acura LMP2 car.

As for the loudest thing I've ever heard on a track- 3 moments come to mind. The most painful moment was at Sebring in 1999. I was there for my first 12 hours, and there was a car entered called a Mazda-Kudzu DLY. It had a 4 rotor, normally aspirated Mazda engine similar to the 787B which won Le Mans in 1991. It had the highest pitch and sharpest engine note I've heard before or since, and standing right on the fence at the pit out with the Mazda accelerating hard about 10 feet away from me made me think my ears were going to bleed, literally. It was actually painful.
The second experience was at an FIA GT race at Homestead in 1998. Entered in that race was a Panoz GTR coupe, with a thumping Ford-based V8 engine. The car had more bass thump than noise, but when it would come past, you'd feel the vibration in your body. It felt like you were being shaken to pieces by the blasting noise of that thing, it was very cool.
Finally, during one of my trips to Montreal for the F1 race over the last 10 years I walked along the back straight until I got to the point just beyond the walkover bridge right before they start braking for the chicane that brings them onto the front straight. Leaning against the fence there and having the cars come past at about 200 mph, THAT was loud. This was also during the V10 era, I think in 2004, so the cars were revving to about 20,000 RPM with free flowing V10s. No choice but to plug up my ears with my fingers and enjoy the show.
 
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RE: F1 2009: Spanish Grand Prix!

Wed May 06, 2009 3:00 pm



Quoting Waterpolodan (Reply 14):
Graham, you've probably noticed that the ACO has implemented reduced noise restrictions on the Le Mans cars,

Yes, I heard of it. The sound should not exceed 112 dbA when measured 15 meters/yards from the track.

This is because more and more houses are being built around the track and the noise is getting annoying for the residents.

Quoting Waterpolodan (Reply 14):
nd standing right on the fence at the pit out with the Mazda accelerating hard about 10 feet away from me made me think my ears were going to bleed, literally. It was actually painful.

I had the same feeling when hearing the Mazda 787B in 1991. It was truly amazing.

Quoting Waterpolodan (Reply 14):
The car had more bass thump than noise, but when it would come past, you'd feel the vibration in your body.

Same here! I had this strange feeling in Le Mans when the Panoz was passing on the straight line from the Dunlop chicane to the Tertre Rouge chicane. I could feel my guts vibrating! Amazing!
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Thu May 07, 2009 7:43 am



Quoting GrahamHill (Reply 15):
This is because more and more houses are being built around the track and the noise is getting annoying for the residents.

This is just like people who buy or build houses next to existing airports and then complain about the noise!
 
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RE: F1 2009: Spanish Grand Prix!

Thu May 07, 2009 10:49 am



Quoting Bill142 (Reply 16):
This is just like people who buy or build houses next to existing airports and then complain about the noise!

Exactly. They know, when buying or building a house, that they will be bothered by the noise. So either they accept it and don't complain or they find an accomodation somewhere else.
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Thu May 07, 2009 12:26 pm

Ferrari, as well as other teams, have brought significant updates to Spain. That's not really any news,
but that Kimi's car has been going through a diet programme is new though
http://www.formula1.com/news/headlines/2009/5/9308.html

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Thu May 07, 2009 1:48 pm

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RE: F1 2009: Spanish Grand Prix!

Thu May 07, 2009 6:34 pm



Quoting Bill142 (Reply 1):
One could construe the chairman's comments as proof that Ferrari receive special assistance.

No, he only rightfully sees that if Ferrari leaves, F1 is virtually dead.

Quoting Sudden (Reply 18):
Ferrari, as well as other teams, have brought significant updates to Spain. That's not really any news,
but that Kimi's car has been going through a diet programme is new though

If Ferrari would be competitive before mid-season again, that would be a major surprise though.
 
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Thu May 07, 2009 8:53 pm

I will be at the Monaco GP of course but dammit the tickets are not cheap, at least not the good seats not even on the Saturday. I will probably end up on the Rocher with my folding chair, my umbrella and my picnic. I know where the best views are but have to get there early.

I am not too crazy about the Spanish Grand Prix but I hope both my McLaren drivers will do well.  airplane 

I will leave it for Hammy to win in Monaco.  cheerful   angel   cheerful 
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Thu May 07, 2009 9:05 pm



Quoting MadameConcorde (Reply 21):
I am not too crazy about the Spanish Grand Prix

Me neither. I don't like the track.

Quoting NA (Reply 20):
If Ferrari would be competitive before mid-season again, that would be a major surprise though

I second that, but Ferrari have the $$$ and the staff, so who knows what will happen. But to catch up with Brawn will be a tough task.

I really hope Buemi will do good again. He has outpaced his experienced team mate by far. I think he should get more credit and exposure then he gets cause the focus is mainly on Brawn/Button/Barichello. They deserve it, but still, Buemi has done great so far!

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RE: F1 2009: Spanish Grand Prix!

Thu May 07, 2009 10:27 pm



Quoting GrahamHill (Reply 8):
But I've never had any ear protection. It's so good to ear these engines!!! After the race, my ears are whistling, but I don't really mind.



Quoting Waterpolodan (Reply 14):
Maybe I'll have reduced hearing when I'm older, but for now it's important that I get the full visceral experience of the cars because sound is such an important part of it.

"Eh... speak up please, I can't hear you."

Get used to saying that, because I can tell you from experience that you WILL damage your hearing and later in life you'll wish you hadn't. I used to freelance (photography) for Autosport and spent many weekends photographing at North American race tracks. From F1 to Indy, Cart, NASCAR and even IHRA drags. The sound is indeed a rush, but I learned too late that it has a price.

Please, use either ear plugs or even better, acoustic headphones to attenuate the sound to non-damaging levels.

But enjoy the racing, no matter what.
 
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RE: F1 2009: Spanish Grand Prix!

Fri May 08, 2009 6:59 am



Quoting Photopilot (Reply 23):
"Eh... speak up please, I can't hear you."

Quite. Obviously some folk around here have never used a two stroke chain saw! I wish I had paid more attention to the racket when young, but ear muffs on a hot day seemed so inconvenient. Now if only I could see a bit better, what was that the Pope said?
 
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RE: F1 2009: Spanish Grand Prix!

Fri May 08, 2009 7:32 am



Quoting Baroque (Reply 24):
some folk around here have never used a two stroke chain saw

As much as I feel for you, you really made me laugh. Chain saw vs race cars, tough call! Big grin
I have had surgery to both my ears as I didn't use ear plugs either when I was younger. Now it's all fine.

First practise starts in 30 minutes!
Any website showing live video of this?

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Fri May 08, 2009 7:44 am



Quoting Sudden (Reply 25):
Quoting Baroque (Reply 24):
some folk around here have never used a two stroke chain saw

As much as I feel for you, you really made me laugh. Chain saw vs race cars, tough call! Big grin
I have had surgery to both my ears as I didn't use ear plugs either when I was younger. Now it's all fine.

Oh well effect as intended.  bigthumbsup  Tell you what though, now we have electric chain saws, they are so much quieter and intensely satisfying to use. If your red cars do not do so well, just take an electric chain saw out to a tree that is not in the correct place, and all problems fade as the saw bites its way through.  bouncy   fight   yes  But do not try sawing DRY Eucalypt or Melaleuca wood, that blunts your saw faster than an F1 car and all you generate is smoke and frustration!  no 

Glad to hear of your ear fix, must see if my hearing is treatable!!!

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Fri May 08, 2009 7:47 am



Quoting Sudden (Reply 25):
Any website showing live video of this?

There must be a P2P channel. If anybody knows of one I am interested too.
If I find anything I will post it.  Smile

I want Hammy to win in Spain. I must be dreaming!
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Fri May 08, 2009 8:00 am



Quoting Baroque (Reply 26):
If your red cars do not do so well

My red cars!? Hm, for all I care they can borrow your electrical chain saw and cut them to pieces. May be an idea for a movie "The Ferrari Chain Saw Massacre"

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Fri May 08, 2009 8:16 am



Quoting Sudden (Reply 28):
Chain Saw Massacre

 rotfl  I suppose a chain saw would go quite well on CFRP, just as long as the "P" does not melt. The CF bit might even act as a lubricant!! You bring one round and I will give it a go!
 
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RE: F1 2009: Spanish Grand Prix!

Fri May 08, 2009 8:23 am

Please explain me what KERS does.  alert  Thanks a lot.
Ferrari and McLaren are using it this weekend.

Cannot find a P2P channel to watch the free trials live.  Sad
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Fri May 08, 2009 8:31 am



Quoting MadameConcorde (Reply 30):
Please explain me what KERS does

http://www.inthenews.co.uk/sports/sp...%80%93-kers-explained-$1284913.htm
There you go. Also watch the video!

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Fri May 08, 2009 8:39 am



Quoting Sudden (Reply 31):
http://www.inthenews.co.uk/sports/sp...%80%93-kers-explained-$1284913.htm
There you go. Also watch the video!

Great find. Thank you. I looked at it and watched the video. Congrats to the engineers for developing such sophisticated new techniques.  up 

Why are only Ferrari and McLaren using them this weekend?
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RE: F1 2009: Spanish Grand Prix!

Fri May 08, 2009 8:39 am



Quoting Sudden (Reply 25):
I have had surgery to both my ears as I didn't use ear plugs either when I was younger. Now it's all fine.

You shouldn't have attached an exhaust that was going to be so loud to that rotary engine.

Quoting MadameConcorde (Reply 30):
Cannot find a P2P channel to watch the free trials live.

try www.rojadirecta.com
 
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Fri May 08, 2009 8:44 am



Quoting Bill142 (Reply 33):

try www.rojadirecta.com

Thanks a lot for this! I am watching. It works very well.

http://www.rojadirecta.com/canal/sporttv_13.htm

Good picture too. The comments are in Portuguese but it does not matter.

I will save the link for tomorrow and the race too. I am sure they will have it.
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RE: F1 2009: Spanish Grand Prix!

Fri May 08, 2009 8:51 am



Quoting MadameConcorde (Reply 32):
Why are only Ferrari and McLaren using them this weekend?

Well, it has turned out that KERS is another fars made by FIA, and the advantage of using it is not that big. You will have an extra 40 kg of weight.
Although, if you opt to run without it, you still get 40 kg to compensate but the team is allowed to put those 40 kg wherever they want in the car, meaning they can actually play around a bit with the balance.

Flavio, on behalf of FOTA, have filed a request to FIA to have KERS taken out totally for next season.

F1 is supposed to be cost saving these days, but KERS looks to be more of a cost then the saving.

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Fri May 08, 2009 8:58 am

Quoting Sudden (Reply 35):

Thank you for explaining. There is no point that they have it if it puts extra waight on the cars without being really making much improvement. Maybe they just want to push on the technology commercially speaking and whoever uses it gets more money. I don't know.

Vettel just went off the track. I cant understand how he did it.
Thanks again to the poster who provided a way to watch the trials live straight from my compter. I am practicing Portuguese at the same time I am watching the runs.  

Button has the fastest lap time so far.

[Edited 2009-05-08 02:08:31]
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Fri May 08, 2009 9:40 am



Quoting Sudden (Reply 35):

F1 is supposed to be cost saving these days, but KERS looks to be more of a cost then the saving.

But somehow the FIA deems it worthy as it supposedly improves the show. I can see how the whole idea of KERS and the resulting push to pass type effect can improve the show. It's used in A1GP to great effect, but it certainly isn't generated by recovering energy from the brakes.
 
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RE: F1 2009: Spanish Grand Prix!

Fri May 08, 2009 9:47 am

Hammy did not push too much this morning. I hope he will do better. Maybe he just wanted to study the track and take an easy ride. I do not think this track is exciting but better they win ad earn more points than stay in the back.  Wow!
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RE: F1 2009: Spanish Grand Prix!

Fri May 08, 2009 9:49 am



Quoting MadameConcorde (Reply 38):
Hammy did not push too much this morning. I hope he will do better. Maybe he just wanted to study the track and take an easy ride. I do not think this track is exciting but better they win ad earn more points than stay in the back.

Practice isn't about seeing who can set the fastest time. It's about comparing your car against the track, and finding the optimum set up to suit it.
 
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RE: F1 2009: Spanish Grand Prix!

Fri May 08, 2009 9:58 am



Quoting Bill142 (Reply 37):
I can see how the whole idea of KERS and the resulting push to pass type effect can improve the show

KERS can be used to improve the show in a "push to pass" scenario but was primarily promoted so F1 could be seen as developing new technologies, this is where the "Energy Recovery" part of KERS comes from.

Quoting Bill142 (Reply 37):
It's used in A1GP to great effect, but it certainly isn't generated by recovering energy from the brakes.

As used in A1GP the "Powerboost' or "Push to pass" is nothing like KERS, it is merely a remapping of the engine management system, not even a pretence of innovation


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RE: F1 2009: Spanish Grand Prix!

Fri May 08, 2009 10:10 am



Quoting Sudden (Reply 22):
Me neither. I don't like the track.

Same for me.

Quoting Photopilot (Reply 23):
Get used to saying that, because I can tell you from experience that you WILL damage your hearing and later in life you'll wish you hadn't. I used to freelance (photography) for Autosport and spent many weekends photographing at North American race tracks. From F1 to Indy, Cart, NASCAR and even IHRA drags. The sound is indeed a rush, but I learned too late that it has a price.

As I said, I don't go every week-end to races. Since I live in Ireland, I go only once a year, and that's Le Mans.

You say that you spent many week-ends going to races. I would wear ear plugs as well if I was in a such a case. But once a year is not going to damage my ears that much.
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RE: F1 2009: Spanish Grand Prix!

Fri May 08, 2009 10:20 am



Quoting GrahamHill (Reply 41):
I would wear ear plugs as well if I was in a such a case.

Yes please use earplugs. I like being as close to the track as possible and it gets unbearable at times. I love going to races but I would not wreck my ears for it. It used to be the same durign Rock concerts in the 70s going to see the Who and Led Zeppelin, Deep Purple and others. I got close to the stage and the amps but never let it cost my ears. I don't want to end up like Beethoven in some years timee. I would gladly take the genius but not the fact that he could not hear anything anymore.

Please use earplugs if you want to get near the track!
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RE: F1 2009: Spanish Grand Prix!

Fri May 08, 2009 10:30 am



Quoting MadameConcorde (Reply 42):
Please use earplugs if you want to get near the track!

At the moment, I'm going only to Le Mans and to be honest with you, I am not bothered at all by diesel-powered cars Big grin. They are so silent that you can hear the noise of the tyres on the tarmac.

New ACO regulation will also decrease the decibels level of all the engines. So the noise will soon not be a problem anymore.

Next time I'll go to a F1 race, I'll wear ear plugs. Promise!  Smile
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RE: F1 2009: Spanish Grand Prix!

Fri May 08, 2009 10:47 am

I have been to Le Mans heaps off times in the old days when I was in High School. I would not even have thought about ear plugs back then. F1 is different. It can be awfully loud.

Even while chasing Concorde engines full blast around world airport runways I never used earplugs.

Getting close to the F1 engines when they pass by at full speed (photos) can be unbearable.

Other subject. Classic FM (UK) just advertised the Barcelona Grand Prix and provided a website address I had never heard of before;

http://hiltonracing.com/

I had no idea that Hilton promoted F1. Good on them!  airplane   cheerful 

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RE: F1 2009: Spanish Grand Prix!

Fri May 08, 2009 11:19 am



Quoting StealthZ (Reply 40):
it is merely a remapping of the engine management system

Which was used in F1 as well to allow more RPM during a pass for ex. A boost button basically.

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RE: F1 2009: Spanish Grand Prix!

Fri May 08, 2009 12:33 pm



Quoting MadameConcorde (Reply 44):

Getting close to the F1 engines when they pass by at full speed (photos) can be unbearable.

That's true. I've been to Spa in 1997 and I was at the Bus Stop Chicane, so quite close to the track. It was terribly loud!
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RE: F1 2009: Spanish Grand Prix!

Fri May 08, 2009 12:41 pm

Second session is live right now

http://www.rojadirecta.com/canal/sporttv_13.htm

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Fri May 08, 2009 1:19 pm

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RE: F1 2009: Spanish Grand Prix!

Fri May 08, 2009 1:26 pm

Now that the practice is over I am free to go with my day. More tomorrow. I will be watching.

I like Kazuki Nakajima. He is getting better with each race. I miss Takuma Sato.

I am so excited that they will all be here very soon! Wish I could afford to go every day they are racing. Maybe I will be lucky with some cheap last minute hand delivered seats on ebay. I am looking every day starting from now.  Confused
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