2019 Chinese Grand Prix - Shanghai, April 12-14

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zeph wrote:
Sun Apr 14, 2019 7:16 am
Lightning start from HAM! The lights went out unusually quick, I think it surprised BOT a little.
I think he just had a better start in general, as he had a super start for the formation lap as well.

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Interesting that Vettel with DRS on that HUGE straight , only takes 0.2 out of Leclerc in front of him. I thought a 20kph advantage would be massive.
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Re: 2019 Chinese Grand Prix - Shanghai, April 12-14

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no one has yet flown past another car on the back straight with drs. quite unexpected to say the least

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Another race, another ferrari team order!

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Oh come on Ferrari team orders already is ridiculous.....

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NathanOlder wrote:
Sun Apr 14, 2019 7:27 am
Interesting that Vettel with DRS on that HUGE straight , only takes 0.2 out of Leclerc in front of him. I thought a 20kph advantage would be massive.
Well, that is done than... 😁
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Vettel was only loosing time. Logical thing todo.

Just hope vettel will get a gap now to leclair ^^
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Yeah, not so much. Leclerc is keeping up just fine.

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Lol, Vettel is pushing super hard just to keep Leclerc behind him.

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Now what!?
Lec seems comfortable, Vet is making mistakes...
Ohhh Ferrari. 😔
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I'm really sorry, but if Sebastian Vettel deserves four world titles then I'm an astronaut. I know it's still really early to talk, but for the second time (2014 being the first) he's showing he can't even best a rookie on the same car.

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This race reminds me on 2016 season... building hypr around top 3 teams only to Merc win easy 1-2

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F1NAC wrote:
Sun Apr 14, 2019 7:40 am
This race reminds me on 2016 season... building hypr around top 3 teams only to Merc win easy 1-2
Except that in 2016 the Ferrari wasn't good at all. Over the last two seasons they apparently had a competitive car but managed to lose on their own.

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Aaand Max is getting closer.
He will get Lec with undercut now.
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I wonder why both Vet and Lec have been locking up so much. Did they adjust the FW before the race to combat the understeer from quali?
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