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    Post by Paul O'Brien Wed Jan 25, 2012 11:36 pm

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    God they are ugly looking things!!

    This is what Gary Anderson had to say:

    "Anderson, the former technical director of the Jordan, Stewart and Jaguar teams, said: "When I saw a 2012 F1 chassis for the first time a couple of months ago, I thought: 'Oh God, I hope they're not all going to look like that!' But it looks like they are. "



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    Post by MikaRaymond Thu Jan 26, 2012 12:12 am

    hideous Sad
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    Post by Fabio Grippa Thu Jan 26, 2012 12:34 am

    Regulation for 2012 says that the nose can't be higher then a fixed height (for safety reason, crash and bla bla bla)...teams leave the chassis as higer as possible to carry more air possible to the rear diffuser, and then just the nose go down to the regulation height!!! So, yes, all the cars will looks like that more or less!!! Stefano Domenicali also said that the new Ferrari will be a bit ugly!
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    Post by MikaRaymond Thu Jan 26, 2012 2:12 pm

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    Post by Paul O'Brien Thu Jan 26, 2012 3:31 pm

    They have to keep in the dark because its so ugly lol .. doesn't look as bad with the lights switched off Very Happy
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    Post by cosie Thu Jan 26, 2012 8:30 pm

    i hope the rest of the teams dont look like this
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    Post by Fabio Grippa Thu Jan 26, 2012 9:05 pm

    By the way Mika, are you going to be back on track? It a while since we haven't see you....Why don't you partecipate to the Mugello special event? :-)

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    Post by M Carey Fri Jan 27, 2012 3:14 am

    Fabio Grippa wrote:By the way Mika, are you going to be back on track?
    Computer says no Very Happy
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    Post by MikaRaymond Fri Jan 27, 2012 10:51 am

    Fabio Grippa wrote:By the way Mika, are you going to be back on track? It a while since we haven't see you....Why don't you partecipate to the Mugello special event? :-)

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    Post by M Carey Fri Jan 27, 2012 5:55 pm

    MikaRaymond wrote:Im (slowly) working on the problem
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    Post by Andrea Lojelo Fri Feb 03, 2012 12:57 pm

    Fabio Grippa wrote: Stefano Domenicali also said that the new Ferrari will be a bit ugly!

    a bit? liar


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    Post by Luca Mosca Fri Feb 03, 2012 1:59 pm

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    Post by giancarlo graziano Fri Feb 03, 2012 2:33 pm

    orrible


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    Post by Martin Slezak Fri Feb 03, 2012 3:15 pm

    Oh no
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    Post by f.gek Fri Feb 03, 2012 4:38 pm

    Fantastica... bellissima forza ferrarrriiiii ::hola::


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    Post by Luca Mosca Fri Feb 03, 2012 5:22 pm

    ...dici così perche l'hai disegnata tu ???? Shocked

    Altrimenti non si spiega ... lol!


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    Post by Fabio Grippa Fri Feb 03, 2012 8:30 pm

    The front is really orrible! The rear part of the car looks really nice...where is the gearbox? Maybe they forgot to fit it into the car (oooppppssss!!!)....the car, there, is very narrow! And I cannot understand the reason why they put a pull rod at the front...we will see!

    Front part of the force india is really nice to see! Mclaren is the more standard one...just curious to see the Mercedes, but we have to wait until 22nd of Febrary...
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    Post by M Carey Fri Feb 03, 2012 10:34 pm

    I'm almost glad Sky has the TV rights now & I won't be able to watch these mingers Very Happy
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    Post by Fabio Grippa Sun Feb 05, 2012 10:10 pm

    Following all the new 2012 F1 car lunch, I go back driving the KS2 (at Barcellona) after months of Ftarget and other car...and that was completly fun, I didn't remeber that it was so nice to drive...

    So, why don't we organize a special event with KS2 on a typical F1 test track (Barcelona or Valencia), just to stay close to F1 testing? There should be enough "time room" before the releasing of the new Lambo, isn't it?

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    Post by Andrea Lojelo Mon Feb 06, 2012 12:45 am

    At McLaren, they missed the main FIA regulation 2012: the car must be ugly in order to compete.

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    Post by giancarlo graziano Mon Feb 06, 2012 12:50 am

    beauty the silver...


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    Post by MikaRaymond Mon Feb 06, 2012 1:13 pm

    that mclaren really is gorgeous. i think its the best looking car in quite a while.

    a few more teams reveal their cars today so lets see how they look.

    as for a ks2 test event - im all for barcelona!
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    Post by Andrea Lojelo Mon Feb 06, 2012 6:34 pm

    At redbull they've put quite a lot of effort to mask the ugliness of their new car. Their secret? no light on the presentation event:



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    I've to say, still not as ugly as the ferrari


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    Post by Paul O'Brien Wed Feb 08, 2012 2:26 am

    I hope Mclaren win .. That car deserves it ... if Karma exists Mclaren will be constructors champ. Still think Vettel will win but hope he doesn't. I think if the Mclaren races as good as it looks in a season of ugly ducklings , it can be the swan Wink
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    Post by Paul O'Brien Wed Feb 08, 2012 2:29 am

    Andrea Lojelo wrote:At redbull they've put quite a lot of effort to mask the ugliness of their new car. Their secret? no light on the presentation event:



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    I've to say, still not as ugly as the ferrari


    I think the stepdown noses are horrible .. Ferrari included .. admittedly love the new Ferrari front wing.. amazing looking. I would like a combo of Mclaren body and Ferrari front wing. Watch red bull copy Razz

    though that Mclaren front wing looks amazing. ^^

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