Massive Mercedes miscalculation costs Hamilton a Monaco win. 

May 24, 2015

There are cockups like the Zune, massive cockups like Apple Maps and there is the magnanimous Mercedes miscalculation that cost Hamilton the 2015 Monaco race. From what I understand, after Verstappen crashed into Grosjean, race officials deployed the virtual safety car first, and after a few moments, they decided to deploy the actual safety car. Toto Wolff explained that they had miscalculated the position of the cars on the track…

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Qualifying at the 2015 Monaco

May 23, 2015

The excitement for the day is over. Qualifying is complete. Highlights are that Alonso’s car died during Q2 (not a surprise really) and Bottas didn’t make it out of Q1.  Up front, it’s the usual suspects.  1. Hamilton 2. Rosberg 3. Vettel  And then everyone else. Hers the official unofficial grid. Most of it anyway.     Advertisement

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Start Monaco 1996

May 22, 2015

I miss that Rothmans livery. It looked good. I think the Rothmans livery on the Williams, followed by the classic Mclaren red and white livery are my favorite liveries of all time. My current favorite? I can’t say that I have one, but if I had to pick one, I’d have to go with the current Red Bull livery. Too bad they didn’t stick with the camo bull livery, that…

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Eddie Irvine Almost Hits The Wall At Monaco

May 22, 2015

Back in 1996, Olivier Panis was on his past Eddie Irvine. Panis, made an inside cut and forced Irvine out wide. Irvine had to slam on his breaks to avoid hitting the wall. Ah, Monaco. http://duck7-motorsports.tumblr.com/post/119576551132 Advertisement

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Monaco Tonight 2015

May 21, 2015

This is a cool shot from the Red Bull hospitality suite. http://cosmicdan.tumblr.com/post/119553794547/f1-formula1-thirstday-montecarlo-monacogp Advertisement

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Schumacher At Monaco

May 21, 2015

This is a throw back thursday post, going all the way back to when Schumy drove for Bennetton. http://duck7-motorsports.tumblr.com/post/119571416077 Advertisement

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