• Alan Jeffrey replied to the topic Unlap Cars in the forum Group logo of F1Formula One 7 months, 2 weeks ago

    Precisely – that’s why I credit them with 1 lap – so they are all on 42 and they are all in race right order and not interfering with the race for the podium.

  • Alan Jeffrey replied to the topic Unlap Cars in the forum Group logo of F1Formula One 7 months, 2 weeks ago

    My suggestion does not change the selection of cars – Those that are selected presently take about 3 laps to go round the track to get on the end of the line. In the example of COTD, The safety car is in front of Vettel, Perez was in front of him and if free to lap (at reduced speed) to catch up with the line of cars, later the cars selected to…[Read more]

  • Alan Jeffrey started the topic Unlap Cars in the forum Formula One 7 months, 2 weeks ago

    Why wait 3 laps for drivers to unlap themselves after a safety car? They should be called through the Pits and held. Once the others have passed, they can go and join the end of the line and be credited 1 lap. Formula 1 is entertainment, all fans would prefer 3 more laps like the last 12 in Bahrain yesterday rather than waste 8 minutes getting the…[Read more]

  • Alan Jeffrey posted a new activity comment 7 months, 2 weeks ago

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    Why wait several laps for cars to unlap themselves after a safety car. ? Call them through the Pits, hold them, and then let them go. Credit them an extra lap rather than waste another 10 minutes doing an extra 3 laps. It is meant to be entertainment – Would you rather have 3 extra laps behind the safety car or an extra 3 laps like the last 12…[Read more]

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