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Old 25 Nov 2017, 12:22 (Ref:3782893)   #136
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At the Abu Dhabi press conference, Vettel, Hamilton and Ricciardo together behind the desk.

Ricciardo says..

"Between us all we have 8 world titles, so it's pretty good."




There were more great quotes between the three. Best press conference of the year.


Plus

"Next year we will be going for nine."
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Old 25 Nov 2017, 16:08 (Ref:3782922)   #137
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What was it Kevin said during practice about that brolly? "We don't need shade" I think he said?
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Old 30 Nov 2017, 23:45 (Ref:3784412)   #138
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https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Bgyi6gYN3AM @ 7:50

ď..to be honest the whole race was pretty much fuel saving Ö try to hold the guy behind and try to save enough fuel to be legal , in the end, so nothing to do with racing really, itís just unfortunate that with the rules and some circuits, itís like this and itís really not fun.Ē

Kimi Raikkonen after Abu Dahbi GP.

Good summary of current F1.
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Old 1 Dec 2017, 01:35 (Ref:3784436)   #139
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ď..to be honest the whole race was pretty much fuel saving Ö try to hold the guy behind and try to save enough fuel to be legal , in the end, so nothing to do with racing really, itís just unfortunate that with the rules and some circuits, itís like this and itís really not fun.Ē

Kimi Raikkonen after Abu Dahbi GP.

Good summary of current F1.
I don't get this though. The fuel saving didn't affect Mercedes. So the lack of pace of the Ferrari's, if due to fuel savings, is a problem of theirs, not of the series, as Mercedes didn't seem to have trouble with it.
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Old 1 Dec 2017, 04:10 (Ref:3784468)   #140
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I don't get this though. The fuel saving didn't affect Mercedes. So the lack of pace of the Ferrari's, if due to fuel savings, is a problem of theirs, not of the series, as Mercedes didn't seem to have trouble with it.
Lewis didn't exactly push Bottas though did he?

Merc are just in a race of their own though, simply untouchable.
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No one could close enough to pass
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Old 2 Dec 2017, 04:04 (Ref:3784670)   #142
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Ferrari had short filled both cars at Abu Dhabi (as they did at a few other races). This is the reason they were 'saving fuel'. But don't let facts get in the way of a rant.



ps. The Hamilton/Mercedes hate even managed to infiltrate the quote of the week thread!??
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Ferrari had short filled both cars at Abu Dhabi (as they did at a few other races). This is the reason they were 'saving fuel'. But don't let facts get in the way of a rant.



ps. The Hamilton/Mercedes hate even managed to infiltrate the quote of the week thread!??
So Ferrari short filled, to try to gain an advantage, and still finished 20+ seconds behind? Man, Vettel must be one amazing driver to drag that lump to challenge Hamilton and Mercedes huh?
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