0.2sec is just not true on the average track. Maybe in Malaysia. But Merc was 95% sandbagging through the season. We saw the pace for example in Mexico or Monza when they were unleashing the power on a car without technical problems. There it was nearly a second.f1316 wrote:Who says 1.5? You're saying they were 1.0 s behind at the end of last year?dans79 wrote:No way they gain 1.5 seconds from any kind aero benefit they might get from the Haas relationship. Just like everyone else they need to gain in the engine department first.
http://m.bbc.co.uk/sport/formula1/35218416they remained on average 0.6 seconds a lap slower than the champions in qualifying
I can't find the article now, but others have said the same quali gap with only 0.2 s in the race.
He's posted in most of the team threads. I suspect trying to drive traffic to his blog via search spiders...otherwise the livery thread is easily the most obvious place for them.RicME85 wrote:Can you not put these with all the others in the livery thread. Was a post in the Mercedes thread asking you to do just that too.
When you say "they", you mean the fan who created the imagined livery?Gerhardsa wrote:They need to make a plan with that Marlboro logo. its too big. it should fit inside the white strip, not overlap it. looks silly.