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      05-06-2010, 01:24 PM   #23
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I was thinking the same exact thing
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and apparently he needs a new shaver....
i dun get why f1 drivers like to leave their facial hair on?

its like the engineers design to squeese every little ounce to make things lighter....then there's facial hair.....

why dun they just clean shave and bald?

just saying.....=/
I LOATHE shaving so I can't fault him for the scruff. I doubt that hair weighs enough to impact the driving.
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and apparently he needs a new shaver....
i dun get why f1 drivers like to leave their facial hair on?

its like the engineers design to squeese every little ounce to make things lighter....then there's facial hair.....

why dun they just clean shave and bald?

just saying.....=/
I LOATHE shaving so I can't fault him for the scruff. I doubt that hair weighs enough to impact the driving.
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      05-06-2010, 03:04 PM   #26
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That air intake looks pretty cool.
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first time i've seen something like that air intake... ever.

that's a bad shot of rosberg lol... webber calls him britney lol

soucek, eh? did anybody else kinda get depressed when new F1 drivers started being younger than you?
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first time i've seen something like that air intake... ever.

that's a bad shot of rosberg lol... webber calls him britney lol

soucek, eh? did anybody else kinda get depressed when new F1 drivers started being younger than you?
Neh, Ferrari has done it in 1989 already...
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What's the forecast? Rain I hope.
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Neh, Ferrari has done it in 1989 already...
I see I see... I have to confess I've only been watching since 98...
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I see I see... I have to confess I've only been watching since 98...
I watched races in early 90's only...then has some blank period when TV in Hong Kong doesn't show F1 anymore (Star TV Asia)....until 2006-2007 when i started watching when I got cable TV and SPEED.....
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What's the forecast? Rain I hope.
Forecast rain on Friday and Saturday, overcast but cool temperature on Sunday....
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First practice

McLaren set the top two times, with Hamilton half a second ahead of Jenson Button.

1. Hamilton McLaren-Mercedes 1:21.134
2. Button McLaren-Mercedes + 0.538
3. Schumacher Mercedes + 0.582
4. Webber Red Bull-Renault + 0.877
5. Vettel Red Bull-Renault + 0.892
6. Rosberg Mercedes + 0.936

Second practice

Red Bull on top
1. Vettel Red Bull-Renault 1:19.965
2. Webber Red Bull-Renault + 0.210
3. Schumacher Mercedes + 0.792
4. Alonso Ferrari + 0.854
5. Hamilton McLaren-Mercedes + 1.226
6. Kubica Renault + 1.237



BTW: I just realized how old am I compared to you guys. I saw first F1 race at Mosport in 1967. I was lucky to see Jim Clark racing live. Next year at Mont Tremblant I got even luckier. I was racing in the morning pre-race events and mat Graham Hill, Jackie Steward, Jacki Ickx, Bruce McLaren Ö The garages were tents at that time! What a change!
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total threadjack: are you going to the canadian gp this year?
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I’ll be going to Montreal but I don’t like the track as much as Mosport and Mont Tremblant.
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First practice

McLaren set the top two times, with Hamilton half a second ahead of Jenson Button.

1. Hamilton McLaren-Mercedes 1:21.134
2. Button McLaren-Mercedes + 0.538
3. Schumacher Mercedes + 0.582
4. Webber Red Bull-Renault + 0.877
5. Vettel Red Bull-Renault + 0.892
6. Rosberg Mercedes + 0.936

Second practice

Red Bull on top
1. Vettel Red Bull-Renault 1:19.965
2. Webber Red Bull-Renault + 0.210
3. Schumacher Mercedes + 0.792
4. Alonso Ferrari + 0.854
5. Hamilton McLaren-Mercedes + 1.226
6. Kubica Renault + 1.237



BTW: I just realized how old am I compared to you guys. I saw first F1 race at Mosport in 1967. I was lucky to see Jim Clark racing live. Next year at Mont Tremblant I got even luckier. I was racing in the morning pre-race events and mat Graham Hill, Jackie Steward, Jacki Ickx, Bruce McLaren Ö The garages were tents at that time! What a change!
looks like someones been a busy bee
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well, here I go again... SCHUMACHER 3rd!!! wohoo! der meister ist zurueck!
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awesome, keep the pics coming!!!
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Red Bull still dominant in final practice

Dry session, expected rain didnít come. 20 minutes into the session Petrov and Kobayashi crashed and session was red flagged for 8 minutes. Kobayashi ended in the gravel trap but Petrov crashed in the tyre barriers.

1. Vettel 1:20.528
2. Webber + 0.704
3. Hamilton + 0.820
4. Button + 0.848
5. Schumacher + 1.055
6. Massa + 1.221
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There is already a thread for this. A bunch of us are heading up for the Montreal GP
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