Arround The Season In 20 Questions

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Post Thu Mar 11, 2010 5:26 pm

Here are a series of 20 questions that will get us talking before the season, you cannot change mid season, as once the season is over we will see how close to the pace we are all were. Questions & template to be used;

01] Best new team to F1 (Lotus/Virgin/HRT only please):
02] How many saftey cars periods will we have during races in 2010:
03] Battle @ Ferarri, Felipe or Fernando:
04] Best new/rookie driver with less than a seasons racing going into 2010:
05] Best engine:
06] First driver to be replaced:
07] How many races will be rain affected:
08] Battle @ McLaren, Lewis or Jenson:
09] Most improved driver from 2009:
10] Most improved constructor from 2009:
11] Biggest surprise of 2010:
12] What round will the title be won at:
13] How many races will Michael Schumacher win:
14] Fastest pit stop team of the season:
15] Who will win Monaco:
16] First engine blow up (Team, Race & Driver):
17] Winner of the constructors championship:
18] Constructors champions total at the end of the season:
19] Winner of the Drivers title:
20] Drivers title winners points total at end of season:

My answers:

01] Best new team to F1 (Lotus/Virgin/HRT only please): Lotus
02] How many saftey cars periods will we have during races in 2010: 32
03] Battle @ Ferarri, Felipe or Fernando: Felipe
04] Best new/rookie driver with less than a seasons racing going into 2010: Nico Hulkenberg
05] Best engine: Cosworth CA2010
06] First driver to be replaced: Vitaly Petrov
07] How many races will be rain affected: 6
08] Battle @ McLaren, Lewis or Jenson: Lewis
09] Most improved driver from 2009: Sebastian Buemi
10] Most improved constructor from 2009: Force India
11] Biggest surprise of 2010: BMW Sauber-Ferarri
12] What round will the drivers title title be won at: Brazil
13] How many races will Michael Schumacher win: 3
14] Fastest pit stop team of the season: Red Bull
15] Who will win Monaco: Nico Rosberg
16] First engine blow up (Team, Race & Driver): Karun Chandhok - HRT @ China
17] Winner of the constructors championship: Red Bull
18] Constructors champions points total at the end of the season: 658
19] Winner of the Drivers title: Sebastian Vettel
20] Drivers title winners points total at end of season: 356
ESPImperium
 
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Post Thu Mar 11, 2010 5:48 pm

01] Best new team to F1 (Lotus/Virgin/HRT only please): Virgin
02] How many saftey cars periods will we have during races in 2010: 18
03] Battle @ Ferarri, Felipe or Fernando: Fernando
04] Best new/rookie driver with less than a seasons racing going into 2010: Kobayashi
05] Best engine: Mercedes
06] First driver to be replaced: Petrov
07] How many races will be rain affected: 5
08] Battle @ McLaren, Lewis or Jenson: Lewis
09] Most improved driver from 2009: Alonso
10] Most improved constructor from 2009: Ferrari
11] Biggest surprise of 2010: Sauber
12] What round will the title be won at: Brazil
13] How many races will Michael Schumacher win: 2
14] Fastest pit stop team of the season: Red Bull
15] Who will win Monaco: Hamilton
16] First engine blow up (Team, Race & Driver): Chandok, HRT, Melbourne
17] Winner of the constructors championship: Ferrari
18] Constructors champions total at the end of the season: 495
19] Winner of the Drivers title: Vettel
20] Drivers title winners points total at end of season: 270
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Post Thu Mar 11, 2010 6:20 pm

ESPImperium wrote:18] Constructors champions points total at the end of the season: 658
19] Winner of the Drivers title: Sebastian Vettel
20] Drivers title winners points total at end of season: 356


Winning 14 races gives 350 points.
Getting 14 2nd places and two wins sums 302 points.

So you actually expect Vettel to win 14 races or at least 12 + some other point finishes?
And expect Webber to get 14 2nd places and a couple of wins?
Really?
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Belatti
 
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Location: Argentina

Post Thu Mar 11, 2010 6:34 pm

01] Best new team to F1 (Lotus/Virgin/HRT only please):Virgin
02] How many saftey cars periods will we have during races in 2010:15~20
03] Battle @ Ferarri, Felipe or Fernando:Fernando
04] Best new/rookie driver with less than a seasons racing going into 2010:Kobayashi
05] Best engine:Mercedes FO108X
06] First driver to be replaced:Petrov
07] How many races will be rain affected:5
08] Battle @ McLaren, Lewis or Jenson:Lewis
09] Most improved driver from 2009:Kubica
10] Most improved constructor from 2009:Renault
11] Biggest surprise of 2010:Sauber
12] What round will the title be won at:Brazil
13] How many races will Michael Schumacher win:3
14] Fastest pit stop team of the season:Ferrari
15] Who will win Monaco:Hamilton
16] First engine blow up (Team, Race & Driver):Virgin,Bahrain,DiGrassi
17] Winner of the constructors championship:McLaren
18] Constructors champions total at the end of the season:430
19] Winner of the Drivers title:Hamilton
20] Drivers title winners points total at end of season:265
Last edited by Poleman on Thu Mar 11, 2010 6:46 pm, edited 1 time in total.
Poleman
 
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Post Thu Mar 11, 2010 6:35 pm

01] lotus
02] 11
03] Fernando
04] Hulkenberg
05] Mercedes
06] Pedro de la Rosa
07] 2
08] Lewis
09] Fernando
10] Ferrari
11] MSC winning WDC with 4 races to go (if you mean car then the FI)
12] 4 from end
13] 8
14] Ferrari
15] MSC
16] 1st race, Redbull, Webber
17] Ferrari
18] 312
19] MSC
20] 199
djones
 
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Post Thu Mar 11, 2010 6:43 pm

01] Best new team to F1 (Lotus/Virgin/HRT only please): Lotus
02] How many saftey cars periods will we have during races in 2010: 15
03] Battle @ Ferarri, Felipe or Fernando: Fernando
04] Best new/rookie driver with less than a seasons racing going into 2010: Hulkenberg
05] Best engine: Mercedes
06] First driver to be replaced: Petrov
07] How many races will be rain affected: 4
08] Battle @ McLaren, Lewis or Jenson: Lewis
09] Most improved driver from 2009: Algeusauri
10] Most improved constructor from 2009: Sauber
11] Biggest surprise of 2010: Schumacher not being as good as everyone thinks
12] What round will the title be won at: Brazil
13] How many races will Michael Schumacher win: 0
14] Fastest pit stop team of the season: Ferrari
15] Who will win Monaco: Alonso
16] First engine blow up (Team, Race & Driver): Chandhok, Cosworth, HRT
17] Winner of the constructors championship: Mclaren
18] Constructors champions total at the end of the season: 300
19] Winner of the Drivers title: Alonso
20] Drivers title winners points total at end of season: 180
deus1066
 
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Post Thu Mar 11, 2010 6:52 pm

ESPImperium wrote:Here are a series of 20 questions that will get us talking before the season,


http://www.f1fanatic.co.uk/2010/03/11/t ... questions/

Keith called in and wants his idea back. Or at least some credit ffs
Alejandro L.
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Post Thu Mar 11, 2010 7:08 pm

01] Best new team to F1 (Lotus/Virgin/HRT only please): Virgin
02] How many saftey cars periods will we have during races in 2010: 25
03] Battle @ Ferarri, Felipe or Fernando: Fernando
04] Best new/rookie driver with less than a seasons racing going into 2010: Kobayashi
05] Best engine: Mercedes
06] First driver to be replaced: Chandok
07] How many races will be rain affected: 7
08] Battle @ McLaren, Lewis or Jenson: Lewis
09] Most improved driver from 2009: Kubica
10] Most improved constructor from 2009: McLaren
11] Biggest surprise of 2010: Sauber
12] What round will the title be won at: Brazil
13] How many races will Michael Schumacher win: 3
14] Fastest pit stop team of the season: Ferrari
15] Who will win Monaco: Hamilton
16] First engine blow up (Team, Race & Driver): RBR Melbourne Vettel
17] Winner of the constructors championship: McLaren
18] Constructors champions total at the end of the season: 413
19] Winner of the Drivers title: Hamilton
20] Drivers title winners points total at end of season: 295
Roger the knife
 
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Post Thu Mar 11, 2010 7:25 pm

01] Best new team to F1 (Lotus/Virgin/HRT only please): Lotus
02] How many saftey cars periods will we have during races in 2010: 20
03] Battle @ Ferarri, Felipe or Fernando: Alonso
04] Best new/rookie driver with less than a seasons racing going into 2010: Nico Hulkenberg
05] Best engine: Mercedes
06] First driver to be replaced: petrov
07] How many races will be rain affected: 4
08] Battle @ McLaren, Lewis or Jenson: LH
09] Most improved driver from 2009: Buemi
10] Most improved constructor from 2009: Ferrari
11] Biggest surprise of 2010: qualifying/fuel mileage (teams running out of fuel)
12] What round will the drivers title title be won at: Brazil
13] How many races will Michael Schumacher win: 4
14] Fastest pit stop team of the season: Ferrari
15] Who will win Monaco: MS
16] First engine blow up (Team, Race & Driver): McL Button Bahrain (hopefully)
17] Winner of the constructors championship: Ferrari
18] Constructors champions points total at the end of the season: 490
19] Winner of the Drivers title: Alonso
20] Drivers title winners points total at end of season: 270
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Sean H
 
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Post Thu Mar 11, 2010 7:28 pm

alelanza wrote:
ESPImperium wrote:Here are a series of 20 questions that will get us talking before the season,


http://www.f1fanatic.co.uk/2010/03/11/t ... questions/

Keith called in and wants his idea back. Or at least some credit ffs


Stolen from F1F, but he stole it from todays issue of Autosport, as theres a simmilar feature in that.
ESPImperium
 
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Location: Glasgow, Scotland

Post Thu Mar 11, 2010 11:09 pm

01] Best new team to F1 (Lotus/Virgin/HRT only please): Virgin
02] How many saftey cars periods will we have during races in 2010: 1.000.000 or so
03] Battle @ Ferarri, Felipe or Fernando: Fernando
04] Best new/rookie driver with less than a seasons racing going into 2010: Senna in terms of racing, Hulk in terms of points
05] Best engine: Mercedes
06] First driver to be replaced: Chandhok
07] How many races will be rain affected: see #2
08] Battle @ McLaren, Lewis or Jenson: Lewis
09] Most improved driver from 2009: Sutil
10] Most improved constructor from 2009: Force India
11] Biggest surprise of 2010: The new teams, for they will all at least score a point.
12] What round will the title be won at: 18
13] How many races will Michael Schumacher win: 3
14] Fastest pit stop team of the season: 1.79s
15] Who will win Monaco: Alonso
16] First engine blow up (Team, Race & Driver): HRT, Melbourne, Chandhok
17] Winner of the constructors championship: McLaren
18] Constructors champions total at the end of the season: 362
19] Winner of the Drivers title: Lewis Hamilton
20] Drivers title winners points total at end of season: 223
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Post Thu Mar 11, 2010 11:14 pm

My answers:

01] Best new team to F1 (Lotus/Virgin/HRT only please): Lotus
02] How many saftey cars periods will we have during races in 2010: 22
03] Battle @ Ferarri, Felipe or Fernando: Fernando
04] Best new/rookie driver with less than a seasons racing going into 2010: Hulkenberg
05] Best engine: Mercedes
06] First driver to be replaced: Schumacher
07] How many races will be rain affected: 5
08] Battle @ McLaren, Lewis or Jenson: Lewis
09] Most improved driver from 2009: Sutil
10] Most improved constructor from 2009: Williams
11] Biggest surprise of 2010: Mercedes being uncompetitive
12] What round will the drivers title title be won at: Brazil
13] How many races will Michael Schumacher win: 0
14] Fastest pit stop team of the season: Ferrari
15] Who will win Monaco: Jenson
16] First engine blow up (Team, Race & Driver): HRT
17] Winner of the constructors championship: Mclaren
18] Constructors champions points total at the end of the season: 570
19] Winner of the Drivers title: Lewis
20] Drivers title winners points total at end of season: 280


Hope you compile everyone's results in a graphical form :)
tc9604
 
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Post Thu Mar 11, 2010 11:56 pm

01] Best new team to F1 (Lotus/Virgin/HRT only please): Lotus
02] How many saftey cars periods will we have during races in 2010: 17
03] Battle @ Ferarri, Felipe or Fernando: Fred
04] Best new/rookie driver with less than a seasons racing going into 2010: Hulk.
05] Best engine: Mercedes
06] First driver to be replaced: Senna
07] How many races will be rain affected: 6
08] Battle @ McLaren, Lewis or Jenson: "The Boss"
09] Most improved driver from 2009: Buemi
10] Most improved constructor from 2009: Ferrari
11] Biggest surprise of 2010: Williams
12] What round will the title be won at: Brazil
13] How many races will Michael Schumacher win: 2
14] Fastest pit stop team of the season: Red Bull
15] Who will win Monaco: Fred
16] First engine blow up (Team, Race & Driver): Sauber, Pedro de la Rosa, Bahrain
17] Winner of the constructors championship: Ferrari
18] Constructors champions total at the end of the season: 440
19] Winner of the Drivers title: Fred
20] Drivers title winners points total at end of season: 225
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Post Fri Mar 12, 2010 12:36 am

01] Best new team to F1 (Lotus/Virgin/HRT only please): Lotus
02] How many saftey cars periods will we have during races in 2010: 19
03] Battle @ Ferarri, Felipe or Fernando: Felipe
04] Best new/rookie driver with less than a seasons racing going into 2010: Kamui
05] Best engine: Mercedes
06] First driver to be replaced: Chandhok
07] How many races will be rain affected: 4
08] Battle @ McLaren, Lewis or Jenson: Lewis
09] Most improved driver from 2009: Rosberg
10] Most improved constructor from 2009: Sauber
11] Biggest surprise of 2010: Force India wins a race
12] What round will the title be won at: 17
13] How many races will Michael Schumacher win: 1
14] Fastest pit stop team of the season: Redbull
15] Who will win Monaco: Lewis
16] First engine blow up (Team, Race & Driver): Virgin, Australia, Digrassi
17] Winner of the constructors championship: McLaren
18] Constructors champions total at the end of the season: 245
19] Winner of the Drivers title: Felipe
20] Drivers title winners points total at end of season: 165
majicmeow
 
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Post Fri Mar 12, 2010 1:43 am

01] Best new team to F1 (Lotus/Virgin/HRT only please): Lotus
02] How many saftey cars periods will we have during races in 2010: 7
03] Battle @ Ferarri, Felipe or Fernando: Alonso
04] Best new/rookie driver with less than a seasons racing going into 2010: Hulkenberg
05] Best engine: Mercedes
06] First driver to be replaced: Petrov
07] How many races will be rain affected: 2
08] Battle @ McLaren, Lewis or Jenson: Lewis
09] Most improved driver from 2009: Nico Rosberg
10] Most improved constructor from 2009: Force India
11] Biggest surprise of 2010: Virgin Racing
12] What round will the title be won at: Round 19 (Abu Dhabi)
13] How many races will Michael Schumacher win: 3
14] Fastest pit stop team of the season: Ferrari
15] Who will win Monaco: Schumacher
16] First engine blow up (Team, Race & Driver): HRT/Malaysia/Senna
17] Winner of the constructors championship: Ferrari
18] Constructors champions total at the end of the season: 380
19] Winner of the Drivers title: Alonso
20] Drivers title winners points total at end of season: 220
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