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#51 chdphd

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Posted 22 December 2013 - 15:51

Great photos here http://plus.autospor...es-of-the-year/ but the cropping is a bit off on "The British drivers pose for a photo-call prior to the British Grand Prix." one:

 

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#52 scheivlak

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Posted 03 January 2014 - 10:01

http://plus.autospor...es-for-ferrari/

 

"but any danger that he would have to relinquish victory to Schumacher was abated when a late safety-car period forced Ferrari to pit both drivers on the same lap."

 

The safety car was deployed on lap 13 - which isn't what you call "late".



#53 Tenmantaylor

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Posted 03 January 2014 - 22:55

Whats wrong with these pictures?
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#54 panzani

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Posted 11 January 2014 - 17:58

Not an error per se but what about replacing the 2013 Brazilian GP schedule with 2014 Testing schedule?

And, perhaps, the "63 DAYS, 11 HOURS, 59 MINUTES AND 54 SECONDS BEFORE THE AUSTRALIAN GP" with the appropriate Test gap?  ;)

Edited by panzani, 11 January 2014 - 18:02.


#55 Risil

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Posted 14 January 2014 - 20:20

 

tainted goldenballs

 

I ... don't even know.

http://plus.autospor...-shake-up-2014/



#56 Zmeej

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Posted 17 January 2014 - 03:05

Hmmm. Sounds like someone's been caught with a Midas touch... :stoned:

#57 Gilles4Ever

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Posted 20 January 2014 - 11:39

"I know where we are now today with the car and we will still be fighting, hopefully for some podiums his year."

 

http://www.autosport...t.php/id/112195

Lotus says finances sorted for 2014 Formula 1 season



#58 4ren

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Posted 21 January 2014 - 16:44

This is quite wrong. The link redirects to a news with the correct heading, but the one shown in the front page is wrong:

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Edited by 4ren, 21 January 2014 - 16:44.


#59 scheivlak

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Posted 04 February 2014 - 15:07

http://www.autosport...t.php/id/112403: "The best lap time of the test set by Kevin Magnussen was eight seconds off the best ever lap time set in testing at the Spanish track by Michael Schumacher back in 2004."

 

In a graph under the article that best ever time is given as 1.16.043. That isn't the fastest time ever in pre-season testing in Jerez. That's 1.15.680 by Jenson Button's Honda in February 2005. I can't find Michael's 1.16.043 BTW, but I do find a 1.16.043 by Alexander Wurz (McLaren) in January 2005.

 

Still, even Jenson's time is not eight seconds faster than Magnussen's time of 1.23.276. And it would have nice to put things a bit in perspective: those 2004/2005 times were made when the 'testing season' as already in full swing and the V10 almost overdeveloped, while last week's tests were just a very early tryout session. And for some perspective it would have been nice if last year's test FL was also mentioned: Felipe Massa'1.17.879.



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#60 tonicco

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Posted 12 February 2014 - 15:32

David Evans wrote in his story "Rally Sweden denies it needs to move" the following: "Rally Sweden (...) The World Rally Championship's only winter round..."

 

The Monte Carlo (January) and Wales GB (November) rallies must have slipped from David Evans mind, somehow...   ;)

 



#61 Stephen W

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Posted 13 February 2014 - 09:11

I have suddenly been unable to Quote or Multi Quote in my replies. I have tried in a couple of Forums and it is the same. This is particularly annoying as when trying to either use a previous comment to add weight to my input or when using a quote to highlight an error I cannot.



#62 Nemo1965

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Posted 20 February 2014 - 22:38

The headline 

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is totally wrong. The article is about victories that missed in a painfull way. Now an accident was painfully avoided: that is a near-miss, almost an accident.



#63 Wolbo

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Posted 20 February 2014 - 23:27

http://www.autosport...t.php/id/112590

 

"hitting problems" = "heating problems" ?



#64 SophieB

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Posted 24 February 2014 - 14:21

If this is supposed to say 'advantage advantage' in a little play on words on the twin-tusk thing, carry on.

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#65 Melbourne Park

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Posted 27 February 2014 - 10:46

I cannot pay my subscription this year (my cards changed numbers last year) and I am unable to change my card numbers on the Autosport subscriber pages. I have emailed Autosport three times via their subscription website, but I have not had any replies at all - including email replies.

 

An email address posted here for me to allow access to Autosport (or sent to me) would be appreciated.

 

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#66 Grayson

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Posted 27 February 2014 - 10:49

Hi MP,

 

I sent you a private message earlier this morning - has that not reached you?



#67 Group B

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Posted 03 March 2014 - 19:17

Is anyone else having Firefox problems today? The main forums look fine, but threads are appearing as really basic text, all left aligned :confused: :well:



#68 SophieB

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Posted 04 March 2014 - 12:08

There's a typo in this story:

 

http://www.autosport...t.php/id/112748

 

It currently reads "... '10 Golden Rules for Safety Motoring.' "

 

According to the MSA wesbite, this should be '10 Golden Rules for Safer Motoring’:



#69 scheivlak

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Posted 11 March 2014 - 18:17

http://www.autosport...t.php/id/112846

 

"Williams is understood to have a seven-year contract with Mercedes, which could mean this is its longest period of engine stability since its early days running Cosworth power."

 

Really? Let's read further: 

"1989-1997 Renault"

 

Hmmm.....



#70 Icicle

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Posted 17 March 2014 - 10:17

http://www.autosport.com/f1/

 

The points table is not updated to current season.



#71 Barty

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Posted 26 March 2014 - 20:32

Front page, small "GP" info box in bottom right corner says that the sessions for the Malaysian GP are on Thu, Fri and Sat local time. When I click on "Convert to your timezone" it changes into the correct Fri, Sat and Sun CET times.



#72 Barty

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Posted 31 March 2014 - 12:36

http://plus.autospor...driver-ratings/

 

You state that Ericsson finished 22nd, he finished 14th.

 

Also, the error in my post above is there also for the Bahraini GP info box.



#73 ForeverF1

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Posted 06 April 2014 - 13:14

What is the 'effing point of adverising/displaying that a service is *LIVE NOW* when it is not/no link to it (http://live.autosport.com/.) I swear, that this site is becoming more amaturish as the years roll by.



#74 tweiss

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Posted 06 April 2014 - 18:08

What is the 'effing point of adverising/displaying that a service is *LIVE NOW* when it is not/no link to it (http://live.autosport.com/.) I swear, that this site is becoming more amaturish as the years roll by.

 I agree ... this site is getting so bad... poorly run and no thought to the changes they make other than to reduce the value.



#75 tweiss

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Posted 07 April 2014 - 10:18

the race link on F1 page takes you to a article about Sterling Marlin from 2001...

Marlin gets career boost as Dodge pace-setter   Sunday, March 11th 2001

#76 scheivlak

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Posted 11 April 2014 - 22:32

http://plus.autospor...-indycar-needs/

 

"Michael Schumacher once identified Mika Hakkinen as the driver he most feared, yet Hakkinen's threat to the German's dominance didn't really extend beyond the 1998/'99 seasons" 

 

I think this does not give nearly enough credit to Mika's 2000 challenge when he still lead Michael going into the 2000 US GP - what could've happened if his engine had not expired then? At least an even more thrilling finale....



#77 scheivlak

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Posted 14 April 2014 - 08:46

http://www.autosport...t.php/id/113443

 

"The case will be presided over by five judges, presided over by Harry Dujim"

 

= Harry Duijm.



#78 Nemo1965

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Posted 14 April 2014 - 16:29

In the article about Red Bull's hearing the spokesman for Mercedes said 'flount' the rules. Should that not be 'flout'?

 

Flaunting= demonstrating how good you are.

Flouting= having disregard for

 

I thought...



#79 Risil

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Posted 14 April 2014 - 17:27

Or Flounce: "to go or move in an exaggeratedly impatient or angry manner". Which sounds a bit like what Red Bull have been doing.



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#80 panzani

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Posted 14 April 2014 - 18:34

Once, way back way more than a decade, almost 15 Years, this was the place we would help our friends from Atlas. Now it is just autosport showing off their own lack of commitment with the site itself, isn't it? imHHHo, of course, before I get banned for this single wholeheartedly truly post... Actually, I didn't say that at all! I didn't post this, at all! Someone got my password and posted on my behalf! Aliens, perhaps! :lol:  ;)

Edited by panzani, 14 April 2014 - 18:44.


#81 scubzi

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Posted 23 April 2014 - 14:18

http://www.autosport...t.php/id/113612

 

 

The Dane starred in Australia, finishing third on the road before being promoted by Daniel Ricciardo's exclusion for exceeding the fuel-flow rate, but has failed to score a point since.

Wrong. Magnussen scored two point in Malaysia, finishing 9th.