2014 Austrian GP Predictions Championship results

F1 Fanatic Predictions Championship

Lewis Hamilton, Nico Rosberg, Mercedes, Red Bull Ring, 2014Last race we had a surprise winner and this time a surprise pole sitter in the shape of Felipe Massa. In fact, only three players predicted the Williams driver would take pole position.

None of this week’s three top-scorers did which was a pity for them because their prediction would otherwise have been perfect.

As it was they each tied on 48 points and the pole position tie-breaker was used to determine the winner.

And so Pawel came out on top ahead of Mitch and Dion. Here’s what they won:

Position Player Prize
First Pawel (@Marik) A Pirelli podium cap
Codemasters’ F1 2013: Classic Edition
Second Mitch (@Mwyndo7) A Grand Prix Heroes DVD
A Pirelli tyres wristband
Third Dion (@Infinitygc) A Pirelli tyres wristband

Remember you can enter your predictions for all the remaining races below. See the updated points standings in full here:

Here are the predictions from the top-scoring players in this round:

F1 Fanatic Predictions Championship 2014 - Austria

PlayerPole TimePole1.2.3.4.5.Points
MWyndo701:07.777 ROSROSHAMBOTMASALO48
marik01:09.152 HAMROSHAMBOTMASALO48
InfinityGC01:07.453 ROSROSHAMBOTMASALO48
ruliemaulana01:08.700 ROSROSHAMVETMASALO29
dkside4101:04.565 ROSROSHAMHULMASALO29
mitchibob01:08.000 HAMROSHAMVETMASALO29
ryuichi01:08.102 HAMROSHAMBOTRICALO29
SlurmRacer01:08.748 ROSROSHAMVETMASALO29
1abe01:08.574 ROSROSHAMBOTRICALO29
BenjiB01:09.200 HAMROSHAMBOTMASHUL29
MattF1F01:08.982 ROSROSHAMBOTRICALO29
Square-Route01:08.123 ROSROSHAMBOTRICALO29
Aspire2F101:10.678 HAMROSHAMBOTRICALO29
mikeF101:08.658 ROSROSHAMBOTMASVET29
Ausuma01:08.978 ROSROSHAMBOTMASKVY29

Most popular predictions: Austrian Grand Prix

Most popular pick % of players
Pole Position Lewis Hamilton 82.1%
Winner Lewis Hamilton 79.9%

More Predictions Championship statistics from this race here:

2014 F1 Fanatic Predictions Championship prize details

Memento Exclusives F1 Fanatic Predictions Championship

Formula One Brake Disc Clock from Memento Exclusives

No ordinary timepiece, this unique clock could survive temperatures exceeding 1000 degrees Celsius and slow an F1 car reaching speeds in excess of 200 mph!

Produced for the Renault 2009 F1 cars, as driven by Alonso and Grosjean, these brake discs have real F1 credentials and make an impressive statement for your wall. Memento Exclusives worked in partnership with the Lotus F1 team to bring these brake discs out of retirement and give them a second life as stylish clocks.

Each clock measures 278mm in diameter and 28mm deep; conforming to FIA brake disc regulations and maintains its original titanium bell and bolts. Comes complete with official Lotus F1 team Certificate of Authenticity. Worth £499!

Zandvoort 1976 painting by Rob Ijbema

Car-a-Day painting by Rob Ijbema

The overall second place finisher will win one of Rob Ijbema’s vivid and colourful Formula One paintings.

The lucky winner will be able to choose which Formula One driver, present or past, will feature in their painting.

Alternatively you can pick one of the other motor racing paintings on Rob’s site which includes a huge selection of F1 imagery plus sports cars, rally cars and more:

Codemasters F1 2013 screenshot: Red Bull RB9

F1 2013: Classic Edition

The player with the highest score in each round will win this brilliant prize from Codemasters.

The team behind the official Formula One game will supply the winner of each race with F1 2013: Classic Edition for the format of your choice.

The fourth instalment of Codemasters’ official Formula One game series features all the official cars and tracks from the 2013 F1 season.

But it packs in much more than that. For the first time Codemasters have added classic cars and tracks to their game. Five Ferraris are among the retro F1 cars on offer, including the 1976 312 T2 raced by Niki Lauda and featured in the film Rush.

There are seven more classic cars on offer plus four former F1 grand prix tracks to race them on: Brands Hatch, Imola, Jerez and Estoril.

F1 2013 comes in two editions, but only the Classic Edition includes all the retro cars and tracks.

F1 2013 is available for Sony PlayStation 3, Microsoft Xbox 360 and Windows PC.

Pirelli cap

Pirelli podium hats and wristbands

There will be no mistaking who’s won each round of the 2014 Predictions Championship as they will be wearing the same cap as the winner of the race.

Pirelli, the official tyre supplier of Formula One, will give the winner of each race a replica podium cap.

Pirelli will also provide the second and third-placed prize winners for each race with a set of their rubber wristbands.

This official Pirelli product identifies each of the six varieties of tyre used in Formula One: Super Soft, Soft, Medium, Hard, Intermediate and Rain.

Grand Prix Heroes DVDs

Grand Prix Heroes DVDs

The second-placed player in each race will win their choice of one of Duke Video’s Grand Prix Heroes DVDs.

Videos are available on such famous F1 figures as Niki Lauda, James Hunt, Mika Hakkinen, Jackie Stewart, Mario Andretti, Emerson Fittipaldi, Jody Scheckter, Ronnie Peterson, Peter Revson and Frank Williams.

Duke Video are also offering a special discount to F1 Fanatic readers when you buy the official Formula One season review on Blu-Ray or DVD. The Blu-Ray is available for the discounted price of £17.99 and the DVD for £14.99. You can order them via the link below or use the code F1FAN when you place your order on Duke’s website:

Make your predictions

Entry for F1 Fanatic Predictions Championship 2014
No races available in this championship.
Race:
Pole
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Position 2
Position 3
Position 4
Position 5

Rules and how to enter

You have until the start of qualifying on Saturday to make your predictions for each round.

Reminders will be posted on the site after second practice on Friday as well as on the F1 Fanatic Twitter account, F1 Fanatic Facebook page and F1 Fanatic Google + page.

To enter, predict the pole sitter and the top five finishers in the race. You can also enter a prediction for the pole position lap time – this may be used as a tie-breaker.

Enter your pole position lap time prediction as follows: MM:SS.ccc

For example, for a lap of one minute, 23.450 seconds you would enter 01:23.450
You need to log in using an F1 Fanatic account to make your prediction.

If you haven’t got one yet, the sign-up process is quick, simple and entirely free: Get your F1 Fanatic account here and read more about registering here.

After submitting your prediction you will receive an email confirming your entry. If this does not happen, or you are concerned your prediction has not been received, please get in touch using the contact form.
Competition terms and conditions
1. Maximum one entry per household.
2. The competition is not open to employees, friends or family of F1 Fanatic, Memento Exclusives, Car-a-Day, Codemasters, Pirelli or Duke Video.
3. Predictions will be promoted on the front page of F1 Fanatic before closing prior to the start of qualifying.
4. In each round players are invited to predict (a) who will be on pole position and (b) what the top five finishers will be (five different drivers) and will score points in each round as follows:
a. Correctly naming the pole sitter: 2 points
b. Correctly naming one/two/three/four/five driver/s who finish in the top five: 1/2/3/5/8 points
c. Correctly predicting where one/two/three/four/five driver/s finish: 2/6/14/24/40 points
d. Double points will not be awarded at any round
5. Whoever scores the most points in every race counting towards the championship wins the grand prize.
6. In the event of a tie on points the winner will be determined by who is closest to predicting the pole position time correctly. If that fails to produce a winner the editor will choose a means of deciding who has won.
7. Predictions must be entered using the form above. If you have trouble submitting your entry via the form please contact F1 Fanatic via email and send your prediction using the contact form. Predictions will not be accepted via any other means of communication.
8. In the event of a dispute the editor’s decision is final. No correspondence will be entered into.
9. No cash alternative is offered for any of the prizes.
10. Players who have won prizes will be notified by email within 14 days of the winners being announced..
11. For further information see the disclaimer

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14 comments on 2014 Austrian GP Predictions Championship results

  1. Dion (@infinitygc) said on 24th June 2014, 13:07

    I went from somewhere in the five hundreds to shared 60th, neat!

    Congratulations to @marik and @MWyndo7, of course!

  2. Jammas (@crazygtown) said on 24th June 2014, 13:19

    I’m not sure if my points are correct.

    My prediction was:
    Pole: Felipe Massa
    Position 1 – Nico Rosberg
    Position 2 – Lewis Hamilton
    Position 3 – Daniel Ricciardo
    Position 4 – Valtteri Bottas
    Position 5 – Sebastian Vettel

    So it’s 2 + 3 + 6.
    Shouldn’t I be getting 11 instead of 8?

  3. Valhyre (@ausuma) said on 24th June 2014, 14:13

    Oh my god! it’s the first time ever i make it so high!

  4. Chris (@cgturbo) said on 24th June 2014, 15:13

    I can’t believe I’m 10th!

    I thought I had a massively underwhelming round, but I managed to move up a few places!

  5. Mitch (@mwyndo7) said on 24th June 2014, 16:29

    Wow, from 322nd place to equal 15th! I’ve never had a prediction net more than 19 points so this is unbelievable! Maybe I should have paid more attention to the practice times though for the pole time. Oh well, next time.

  6. celler (@celler) said on 24th June 2014, 18:33

    Underestimated Williams and now I’m 12th from 10th last race. Bad for my Fantasy League but good for the real Championship.

  7. JamieFranklinF1 (@jamiefranklinf1) said on 24th June 2014, 19:31

    Forgot to enter predictions for this one, unfortunately :P

    @KeithCollantine – Not sure if it’s too early, but I still haven’t received any contact regarding my second place last time.

  8. Pawel (@marik) said on 24th June 2014, 20:36

    I’m a bit surprised, been so happy for Williams that I forgot about predictions.

  9. Ciaran (@ciaran) said on 24th June 2014, 23:09

    I got all 5 top finishers right, and totally in the wrong order…

  10. Overwatch (@overwatch) said on 25th June 2014, 4:49

    Wow I am an absolute trash this season…

  11. Piyush (@square-route) said on 25th June 2014, 6:06

    I AM 12TH IN THE WORLD ……. YUHHUUUUUUUUUUU .. :)

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