2018 Haas F1 Team - Ferrari

This forum contains threads to discuss teams themselves. Anything not technical about the cars, including restructuring, performances etc belongs here.
bill shoe
227
Joined: Wed Nov 19, 2008 7:18 am
Location: Dallas, Texas, USA

Re: 2018 Haas F1 Team - Ferrari

Post by bill shoe » Fri Nov 02, 2018 2:24 pm

I think the second time being referred to was the fuel overuse in Austin, but that's different in nature to the Monza floor. A 170g fuel overuse on a track when you normally use ~ 2000 g/lap is pretty difficult to control in the final few seconds of a race. Haas cut it too close or took a risk or whatever, and they went over. Maybe they should have handled it better. But that's different than showing up at Italy with a non-compliant floor and hoping your competitors would let you get away with it all weekend long. The floor was just premeditated lousy judgement.

subcritical71
68
User avatar
Joined: Tue Jul 17, 2018 7:04 pm
Location: USA-Virginia

Re: 2018 Haas F1 Team - Ferrari

Post by subcritical71 » Fri Nov 02, 2018 2:37 pm

ah, ok. I agree with you... those are two completely different scenarios.

Big Tea
57
User avatar
Joined: Sun Dec 24, 2017 7:57 pm

Re: 2018 Haas F1 Team - Ferrari

Post by Big Tea » Fri Nov 02, 2018 2:42 pm

It could be worth it for them as the car is still seen to finish in the position, so looks good for sponsors
One test is worth a thousand expert opinions

Laserguru
5
Joined: Wed Dec 27, 2017 4:12 pm

Re: 2018 Haas F1 Team - Ferrari

Post by Laserguru » Fri Nov 02, 2018 11:47 pm

bill shoe wrote:
Fri Nov 02, 2018 2:24 pm
I think the second time being referred to was the fuel overuse in Austin, but that's different in nature to the Monza floor. A 170g fuel overuse on a track when you normally use ~ 2000 g/lap is pretty difficult to control in the final few seconds of a race. Haas cut it too close or took a risk or whatever, and they went over. Maybe they should have handled it better. But that's different than showing up at Italy with a non-compliant floor and hoping your competitors would let you get away with it all weekend long. The floor was just premeditated lousy judgement.
They gambled on being lapped towards the end and as such expected to race one lap less than they did. Leading cars suffered from tire deg too much and slowed down, not knowing they were choking Haas’ race as well. Bold strategy.

Still wonder why they didn’t ‘morph’ the small curves on their floor as they were seemingly not relevant to aero performance, like RBR 3d print copied Ferrari slots in 1 week. Anything better than disqualification. Learnings to a new team I suppose. They were the only team not meeting the fia deadline.

Two different and unrelated incidents indeed.
Engineering thrives on communication.

Morteza
1761
User avatar
Joined: Wed Feb 10, 2010 5:23 pm
Location: Bushehr, Iran

Re: 2018 Haas F1 Team - Ferrari

Post by Morteza » Fri Nov 09, 2018 6:41 pm

"A fool thinks himself to be wise, but a wise man knows himself to be a fool."~William Shakespeare

Morteza
1761
User avatar
Joined: Wed Feb 10, 2010 5:23 pm
Location: Bushehr, Iran

Re: 2018 Haas F1 Team - Ferrari

Post by Morteza » Sun Dec 02, 2018 7:37 am

With Rich energy drink as their title sponsor the team will be known as "Rich Energy Haas F1 Team" as written in FIA's 2019 entry list.
"A fool thinks himself to be wise, but a wise man knows himself to be a fool."~William Shakespeare

Morteza
1761
User avatar
Joined: Wed Feb 10, 2010 5:23 pm
Location: Bushehr, Iran

Re: 2018 Haas F1 Team - Ferrari

Post by Morteza » Sat Dec 08, 2018 3:23 am

:lol:
"A fool thinks himself to be wise, but a wise man knows himself to be a fool."~William Shakespeare

Big Tea
57
User avatar
Joined: Sun Dec 24, 2017 7:57 pm

Re: 2018 Haas F1 Team - Ferrari

Post by Big Tea » Sat Dec 08, 2018 2:25 pm

I loved the wear the Fox Hat one he did for the last race this year.
One test is worth a thousand expert opinions

Morteza
1761
User avatar
Joined: Wed Feb 10, 2010 5:23 pm
Location: Bushehr, Iran

Re: 2018 Haas F1 Team - Ferrari

Post by Morteza » Wed Dec 26, 2018 6:20 pm

Image
"A fool thinks himself to be wise, but a wise man knows himself to be a fool."~William Shakespeare