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    Quote Originally Posted by Rishu View Post
    By Spain, Red Bull will be a serious title challenger
    Engine will cost them and there is a good chance they will have to take penaltys

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    Quote Originally Posted by paolo lalli View Post
    Red bulls are ahead of us at this point.
    Yup, their aero is top notch, way better then US and much better then the Mercs....thank god they don’t have the Merc engine

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    Merc redbull ferrari hass thats the current pecking order based on this session.

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    Quote Originally Posted by paolo lalli View Post
    Merc redbull ferrari hass thats the current pecking order based on this session.
    Yup totally agree

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    Bottas and Raikkonen to see the stewards after the session. Bottas complaining that he feels Raikkonen pushed him into the gravel earlier.

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    They keep showing slow motions of our cars and they still fumigate under the tail light....something is worrying me there....the Merc and Renault engines don’t do that

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    Quote Originally Posted by Christopher View Post
    Engine will cost them and there is a good chance they will have to take penaltys
    4 engine strategy actually doesn't sound bad to me, it gives you more aggressive maps for races. Let's hope Renault lets them down though
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    Our race simulation looks strong.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Rishu View Post
    4 engine strategy actually doesn't sound bad to me, it gives you more aggressive maps for races. Let's hope Renault lets them down though
    Renault will be having reliability issues too...

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    Quote Originally Posted by paolo lalli View Post
    Our race simulation looks strong.
    Says who?

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    Hamilton flying in race sim. high 1.28s. RAI into low 1.29s. Both on US

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    Quote Originally Posted by Rishu View Post
    4 engine strategy actually doesn't sound bad to me, it gives you more aggressive maps for races. Let's hope Renault lets them down though
    Redbull will use at least 5/6 engines

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    Quote Originally Posted by angeljr View Post
    Hamilton flying in race sim. high 1.28s. RAI into low 1.29s. Both on US
    Yup, and someone said our race pace is strong......hello....

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    Quote Originally Posted by angeljr View Post
    Hamilton flying in race sim. high 1.28s. RAI into low 1.29s. Both on US
    Please share times or source

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    Quote Originally Posted by paolo lalli View Post
    Our race simulation looks strong.
    Compared to who? Williams or Mcmowers

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    Sky says Mercedes and redbull in the high 28’s, Ferrari in the low 29’s. Little between merc and redbull, Ferrari a little further back.

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    Quote Originally Posted by JPBD View Post
    Please share times or source
    I am just writing the lap times based on the commentary. Trying my best to collect the lap times from the 3 leading teams. :)

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    Vettel 17 laps on US did a 1.28.5 and Lewis is 1.28.7. Roughly doing same lap times in the end of stint.

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    according to sky ferrari around 0.3 - 0.6s slower than RB AND Mercs on race pace. that sucks. To me looks like seb having a bad day. HAAS apparently matching very close to Ferrari on pace too . hmm
    Singapore 2017 / China 2018 : Never forget how quick Ferrari can lose it all, be humble.
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    Quote Originally Posted by JPBD View Post
    Sky says Mercedes and redbull in the high 28’s, Ferrari in the low 29’s. Little between merc and redbull, Ferrari a little further back.
    So rumours from winter testing are actually true, Ferrari is 3rd best team....so the red bull jumped us over the winter and really close to Merc....

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    Quote Originally Posted by mwk360 View Post
    according to sky ferrari around 0.3 - 0.6s slower than RB AND Mercs on race pace. that sucks. To me looks like seb having a bad day. HAAS apparently matching very close to Ferrari on pace too . hmm
    NOT TRUE!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

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    Quote Originally Posted by mwk360 View Post
    according to sky ferrari around 0.3 - 0.6s slower than RB AND Mercs on race pace. that sucks. To me looks like seb having a bad day. HAAS apparently matching very close to Ferrari on pace too . hmm
    I’m watching sky and they haven’t said any of that. My post above is the most detailed analysis they’ve provided. Please provide source for your info

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    Quote Originally Posted by FerrariF60 View Post
    No such thing as sand bagging mate nowadays
    I was sarcastic, cos all of these forum experts were telling me exactly that, so I was just wondering will we sandbag half of the season?

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    Is Bottas on Softs?anyone know if he is doing 1:28s?
    Singapore 2017 / China 2018 : Never forget how quick Ferrari can lose it all, be humble.
    Positivity doesn't win you championships, Addressing the problems and finding innovative solutions does!
    lol ignore the bitter old cows ;-)

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    It is Friday... but... OK, will see tomorrow...

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    Quote Originally Posted by zike View Post
    I was sarcastic, cos all of these forum experts were telling me exactly that, so I was just wondering will we sandbag half of the season?
    lol only if FIA want to make a movie with a happy ending haha
    Singapore 2017 / China 2018 : Never forget how quick Ferrari can lose it all, be humble.
    Positivity doesn't win you championships, Addressing the problems and finding innovative solutions does!
    lol ignore the bitter old cows ;-)

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    Looks like the experts were right,about Mercs and RB being ahead, hopefully they get Antonio on the simulator and they find some gains, I would hate to see them driving against HAAS on Sunday. Kimi is doing better than Seb today
    Singapore 2017 / China 2018 : Never forget how quick Ferrari can lose it all, be humble.
    Positivity doesn't win you championships, Addressing the problems and finding innovative solutions does!
    lol ignore the bitter old cows ;-)

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    Last year trend for Ferrari was improvements from Friday to Saturday.

    So let’s reserve the comments till Saturday quali. Im still optimistic Ferrari is hiding single lap pace.
    Race pace it looks tight between mercs, RB & Ferrari

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    Last year merc ended FP2 .5 ahead of Ferrari, just like this year. We know how that turned out.

    Also Seb just went purple in the speed trap on the back straight, sky actually suggested sandbagging! Wonders never cease.

    I am nervous I won’t lie, but I’m clinging to hope. I want to hear from drivers ASAP

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    Order..

    1. Mercs
    2. Ferrari
    3. Redbull
    4. Haas

    Mercs looks like they have increased their advantage to Ferrari specially on HAM hands (could be at least 0.5 in quali, hope I'm wrong). Ferrari and Redbull are very close but I see Ferrari is holding an edge comes qualifying. Race sim is close for both. HAAS leading the best of the rest.

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