2019 Mercedes AMG Petronas Formula One Team

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Re: 2019 Mercedes AMG Petronas Formula One Team

Post by marmer » Thu Oct 31, 2019 7:58 am

Wynters wrote:
Wed Oct 30, 2019 11:31 am
zibby43 wrote:
Mon Oct 28, 2019 8:14 am
(Part 2)

https://streamable.com/irdrs
At 1:14, a mechanic is adding a cold liquid to an inlet at the rear of the car. Does anyone know what the substance is and where it's being added to?
could it be a hot liqid with it being such a cold day?

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Re: 2019 Mercedes AMG Petronas Formula One Team

Post by Just_a_fan » Thu Oct 31, 2019 10:07 am

Idle, entirely pointless, speculation: I wonder if Hamilton can repeat his feat of last year and score 400 points again. He needs 37 points to do it, which is definitely possible unless he has a couple of bad races.
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Re: 2019 Mercedes AMG Petronas Formula One Team

Post by TAG » Fri Nov 01, 2019 4:00 am

Just_a_fan wrote:
Thu Oct 31, 2019 10:07 am
Idle, entirely pointless, speculation: I wonder if Hamilton can repeat his feat of last year and score 400 points again. He needs 37 points to do it, which is definitely possible unless he has a couple of bad races.
I hadn't realized but last year he broke the single season points record Vettel had. 25 points a win goes a long way when you do it 10 times. This year Germany was his worst result but even including that he's only missed being on the podium 3 times! :wtf:

I guess at this point I'd be surprised if he didn't break 400 barrier.
Countdown to 91: 7 more victories ¯\_(ツ)_/¯

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Re: 2019 Mercedes AMG Petronas Formula One Team

Post by Morteza » Fri Nov 01, 2019 5:49 pm

astracrazy wrote:
Fri Oct 25, 2019 5:09 pm
Bono missing from this race and next.
He's back this weekend
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Re: 2019 Mercedes AMG Petronas Formula One Team

Post by ME4ME » Fri Nov 01, 2019 7:26 pm

It's only right for him to be there when Lewis wins his 6th title =D>

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Re: 2019 Mercedes AMG Petronas Formula One Team

Post by loner » Sun Nov 03, 2019 10:03 pm

and now time for LH to say oh six better than sex :lol:
para bellum.

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Re: 2019 Mercedes AMG Petronas Formula One Team

Post by Jambier » Sun Nov 03, 2019 10:04 pm

Incredible job from Mercedes

This team making history...

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Re: 2019 Mercedes AMG Petronas Formula One Team

Post by TAG » Sun Nov 03, 2019 11:16 pm

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a little artistic license, 6 is impressive, congratulations Lewis.
Countdown to 91: 7 more victories ¯\_(ツ)_/¯

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Re: 2019 Mercedes AMG Petronas Formula One Team

Post by TAG » Mon Nov 04, 2019 1:45 am

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...and the officially licensed product instead of my own cheap and anticipated product knockoff. :)
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Re: 2019 Mercedes AMG Petronas Formula One Team

Post by Gator86 » Mon Nov 04, 2019 2:37 am

marmer wrote:
Thu Oct 31, 2019 7:58 am
Wynters wrote:
Wed Oct 30, 2019 11:31 am
zibby43 wrote:
Mon Oct 28, 2019 8:14 am
(Part 2)

https://streamable.com/irdrs
At 1:14, a mechanic is adding a cold liquid to an inlet at the rear of the car. Does anyone know what the substance is and where it's being added to?
could it be a hot liqid with it being such a cold day?
My guess is that it is a nearly empty catch bottle to collect any excess oil coming out of a breather line while the car comes up to temperature. Amateur single seaters often have this nearly empty bottle secured to the chassis to collect the oil from a breather line while out on track.

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Re: 2019 Mercedes AMG Petronas Formula One Team

Post by zibby43 » Mon Nov 04, 2019 5:02 am

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Re: 2019 Mercedes AMG Petronas Formula One Team

Post by Juzh » Mon Nov 04, 2019 4:47 pm

bottas chasing down hamilton for the win

https://streamable.com/xhvvt

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Re: 2019 Mercedes AMG Petronas Formula One Team

Post by Wass85 » Mon Nov 04, 2019 5:30 pm

Juzh wrote:
Mon Nov 04, 2019 4:47 pm
bottas chasing down hamilton for the win

https://streamable.com/xhvvt
https://streamable.com/xhvvt
Amazing drive from him yesterday, the middle stint was epic. Passing a determined Hamilton twice to secure the win makes that arguably his best drive ever.

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Re: 2019 Mercedes AMG Petronas Formula One Team

Post by De Jokke » Tue Nov 05, 2019 12:21 am

Wass85 wrote:
Mon Nov 04, 2019 5:30 pm
Juzh wrote:
Mon Nov 04, 2019 4:47 pm
bottas chasing down hamilton for the win

https://streamable.com/xhvvt
https://streamable.com/xhvvt
Amazing drive from him yesterday, the middle stint was epic. Passing a determined Hamilton twice to secure the win makes that arguably his best drive ever.
Bottas is growing, his best season so far in the merc, but passing Lewis on old tyres was not that difficult to be honest...
Mercedes AMG + Hamilton => dreamteam!

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Re: 2019 Mercedes AMG Petronas Formula One Team

Post by Radley » Tue Nov 05, 2019 4:32 am

It pains me to see VB put on airs that he's so great. There has been so many races in his 3 years at Mercedes where he has sucked.

VB can't drive his car well unless the setup is perfect.

Ricciardo would have been a much better teamate to Hamilton.

I really wanted Bettas to show some class at the end of Austin and wait a meter in front of the finish line and let Lewis cross first.