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Old 12 Jul 2019, 12:28 (Ref:3917155)   #961
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Hands up all those that thought Kubica was the second coming who was going to save F1 & then Williams all in the same season. He should have rested on his laurels, now he has committed career suicide which saddens me.
Second coming or not, Williams say Kubica is not leaving.

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Old 12 Jul 2019, 12:55 (Ref:3917158)   #962
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Seems very practical to me. Focus on the car. No need to create drama and extra work by switching up drivers mid-season. And likely the end result of a driver swap would not be significantly different than now. In that they would still be fighting for positions at the rear.

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Old 12 Jul 2019, 13:08 (Ref:3917162)   #963
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steve_r should be qualifying in the top 3 on the gridsteve_r should be qualifying in the top 3 on the gridsteve_r should be qualifying in the top 3 on the grid
At best a driver swap would mean that the Williams finish 19th and 20th instead of 20th and 19th.
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Old 12 Jul 2019, 16:09 (Ref:3917185)   #964
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To me Kubica was a calculated risk with not much to lose. Now if only the Williams car was as good as it's pitstops...
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Old 14 Jul 2019, 08:57 (Ref:3917466)   #965
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Old 14 Jul 2019, 10:21 (Ref:3917483)   #966
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Well that was unexpectedly emotional!
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Claire Williams: "aren't you fed up with winning? Why not drive for us and see what you can do?" A bit defeatist but just some banter.
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Those laps of Silverstone with Lewis were special - no forced smiles from Frank, show how much he simply adores the game still.

Hope he has reasons to smile driven by team performance sometime soon, I really do.
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Old 15 Jul 2019, 09:26 (Ref:3917782)   #971
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Nice to see Frank enjoying himself. And he would have enjoyed the fact both cars finished in front of the Ferrari of Vettel
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As mentioned in another thread... Williams title sponsor ROKiT extended from three to five years. Good for Williams!

https://www.motorsport.com/f1/news/w...nsion/4492369/
I had a chat with someone who's familiar with that situation last week; they commented that the sponsors are very happy indeed. The drain cover and subsequent bridge incident in Baku gave them vastly more TV exposure across the world than expected!
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