webber qualified 12th but had a 1sec penalty and wasy put down to 14th for ignoring the yellow flags on friday. (He set his fastest lap under yellow flags)
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Anyone have the FIRST F1 keyword for the Evo competition?
The 2nd is Mitsubishi.
*crosses fingers for McLaren and Jaguar, Williams, Mindardi, Jordan and maybe even Renault and BAR *
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Good race! another to shoey
2004 European Grand Prix
Pos No Driver Team Laps Time/Retired Grid Points
1 1 Michael Schumacher Ferrari 60 Winner 1 10
2 2 Rubens Barrichello Ferrari 60 +17.9 secs 7 8
3 9 Jenson Button BAR-Honda 60 +22.5 secs 5 6
4 7 Jarno Trulli Renault 60 +53.6 secs 3 5
5 8 Fernando Alonso Renault 60 +60.9 secs 6 4
6 11 Giancarlo Fisichella Sauber-Petronas 60 +73.4 secs 19 3
7 14 Mark Webber Jaguar-Cosworth 60 +76.2 secs 14 2
8 3 Juan Pablo Montoya Williams-BMW 59 +1 Lap 8 1
9 12 Felipe Massa Sauber-Petronas 59 +1 Lap 16
10 18 Nick Heidfeld Jordan-Ford 59 +1 Lap 13
11 17 Olivier Panis Toyota 59 +1 Lap 10
12 15 Christian Klien Jaguar-Cosworth 59 +1 Lap 12
13 19 Giorgio Pantano Jordan-Ford 58 +2 Lap 15
14 20 Gianmaria Bruni Minardi-Cosworth 57 +3 Lap 20
15 21 Zsolt Baumgartner Minardi-Cosworth 57 +3 Lap 17
Ret 10 Takuma Sato BAR-Honda 47 +13 Lap 2
Ret 5 David Coulthard McLaren-Mercedes 25 +35 Laps 18
Ret 6 Kimi RÃ¤ikkÃ¶nen McLaren-Mercedes 9 +51 Laps 4
Ret 4 Ralf Schumacher Williams-BMW 0 + secs 9
Ret 16 Cristiano da Matta Toyota 0 + secs 11
* Provisional Results
Quote, originally posted by Stevemk2gti » Boooooooooring!!!!!!! I reckon montoyas wave at the beginning was an apology to ralf...... Aaargh.... Cant merc build a good bloody engine...
No chance of it being an apology!
Ralph is a dud & JPM knows it.
What has the press been saying about Montoya? I couldn't find anything other than a very clinical review of what happened in Monaco, and then yesterday, he just took Ralf out!
I knew the bloke was aggressive, but how was that footage of him trying to get around Christian Klein? Wow, that guy really wants to win. Pity he can't control himself.
We watched the race in a pub in the Swiss Alps yesterday. The German commentator suggested that Barrichelo was asleep when sato went passed him...
Looks like a hum dinger!!!! What were people saying about ralf being a dud???
1 4 Ralf Schumacher Williams-BMW 1:12.275
2 9 Jenson Button BAR-Honda 1:12.341
3 7 Jarno Trulli Renault 1:13.023
4 3 Juan Pablo Montoya Williams-BMW 1:13.072
5 8 Fernando Alonso Renault 1:13.308
6 1 Michael Schumacher Ferrari 1:13.355
7 2 Rubens Barrichello Ferrari 1:13.562
8 6 Kimi Räikkönen McLaren-Mercedes 1:13.595
9 5 David Coulthard McLaren-Mercedes 1:13.681
10 15 Christian Klien Jaguar-Cosworth 1:14.532
11 11 Giancarlo Fisichella Sauber-Petronas 1:14.674
12 16 Cristiano da Matta Toyota 1:14.851
13 17 Olivier Panis Toyota 1:14.891
14 14 Mark Webber Jaguar-Cosworth 1:15.148
15 18 Nick Heidfeld Jordan-Ford 1:15.321
16 19 Timo Glock Jordan-Ford 1:16.323
17 10 Takuma Sato BAR-Honda 1:17.004
18 21 Zsolt Baumgartner Minardi-Cosworth 1:17.064
19 12 Felipe Massa Sauber-Petronas No time
20 20 Gianmaria Bruni Minardi-Cosworth No time
Kimi will make a few places up front, but later his engine will blow; Ralf will be beaten into the first corner, and then spin on the second last corner of the first lap; Michael will win it in the pitstops, Montoya will snap another nosecone, and drive like crazy to catch up after replacing it; Rubens will have an uneventful race, but will finish on the podium...Jenson will also get on the podium... Any wagers, boys???
Haha... reading the drivers comments, Michael was saying he has won from lower down the order, and Kimi was saying it would be nice to finish AND get some points.... [IMG]http://**********************/smile/emthup.gif[/IMG]
Modified by Stevemk2gti at 12:32 PM 6-13-2004
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The only predictions of mine which didnt come true were Ralfs spin, and Montoyas nose cone. Oh and Kimis engine blow, but he did have problems!!! I should have bet on a trifecta!!!
I reckon thats a bit lame with the disquals... Good for Kimi, though... Now he is = 13 All up, a bit of a boring race... Indianapolis will be run by seppo's, so it will be full of cliched symbolism... I might even give that one a miss!!!
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Qualifying results are as follows:
Pos. Driver Team Time
1 R. Barrichello Ferrari 1:10.223
2 M. Schumacher Ferrari 1:10.400
3 T. Sato BAR 1:10.601
4 J. Button BAR 1:10.820
5 JP. Montoya Williams 1:11.062
6 R. Schumacher Williams 1:11.106
7 K. Räikkönen McLaren 1:11.137
8 O. Panis Toyota 1:11.167
9 F. Alonso Renault 1:11.185
10 M. Webber Jaguar 1:11.286
11 C. Da Matta Toyota 1:11.691
12 D. Coulthard McLaren 1:12.026
13 C. Klien Jaguar 1:12.170
14 G. Fisichella Sauber 1:12.470
15 F. Massa Sauber 1:12.721
16 N. Heidfeld Jordan 1:13.147
17 G. Pantano Jordan 1:13.375
18 G. Bruni Minardi 1:14.010
19 Z. Baumgartner Minardi 1:14.812
20 J. Trulli Renault 0.000 (gearbox)
Man, I got to see it on video, and I am glad I caught it!!! 20 start, 8 finish!!!! BOTH MCCLARENS!!!!! [IMG]http://**********************/smile/emthup.gif[/IMG] [IMG]http://**********************/smile/emthup.gif[/IMG] [IMG]http://**********************/smile/emthup.gif[/IMG] [IMG]http://**********************/smile/emthup.gif[/IMG] [IMG]http://**********************/smile/emthup.gif[/IMG]
Ralfs first question to his doctor: "what happened?" What a stack... 320kmh backwards. Sato drove awesomely. Couldnt believe Montoyas luck, or lack there of!!! Missed out on getting into the T car by less than 2 seconds.... What a race... Boring result, though....
News flash: McClaren to run new car at the french GP at Magny Cours.... Yeah, baby. Bring on a mid season revival!!!! The only driver who can beat Michael now is Barrichelo, and thats just never going to happen... Its schumies championship!!!
Unless JMP goes in thinking he is lead driver.... The iceman vs the assman....
Last time big rivalry which was entertaining occurred was senna and that french guy.... This new teaming has the potential.... Have you seen Kimi manhandle those officials?
Raining in both Friday practice sessions.
Could be an interesting grid / race if the rain keeps up.
Ralf Schumacher out for rest of the season, replaced initially by test driver Marc Gene', but may be a chance for Webber to move to Williams early.
Set the video / coffee machine for 10:30 Sunday night.
cr@p.. going to miss the race this sunday cause of work but there are some advantages......
received this in the office yesterday...
Da Mattas Race Suit!
Im working in the production of F1 comes to Regent St so i'll get an all areas access pass to the event next tuesday... hopefully I will have time to take plenty of pics
Should be a great race... Raikkonens comments:
"We only did one run today because of the weather, which is a shame. However the car felt good, but that is all I can say at the moment. There is definitely more to come as I didn't even push particularly hard. It's difficult to say how big a step forward we have taken, but it should become clear as the weekend progresses."
Cant wait til Sunday night.