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Mclaren/Ferrari/Redbull diffusers in China?

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by supabeasyb (U13892533) 12 April 2009
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Lets imagine, that on Wednesday the FIA rules that the diffusers are legal. Will the none-diffuser team, who are already developing it put it into action in China? Or will it take a while before they introduce them?

Here is another questions, will Toyota/Brawn and Williams be able to lead without this Aero device.

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posted Apr 15, 2009

Another example of Ross Brawns incredible knowledge and brains where cars are concerned.
Im surprised Ferrari and the others didnt pick up on it earlier

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comment by Russ (U4317590)

posted Apr 15, 2009

Great result and the only fair result. It would have been bad for F1 had this been over turned after so many people had already given it the green light.

Ferrari will bounce back soon enough. But hopefully not soon enough to mount a challenge on the WCC. About time someone else one that.

Goodluck JB and Brawn for Sunday.

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comment by kimlay (U1684701)

posted Apr 15, 2009

It was the right decision, now can we shut up and get on with things. In addition, could that most political purveyor of sour grapes, namely Ferrari, please put a sock in it.

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posted Apr 15, 2009

This is perhaps creating a flash-in-the-pan for a year. Clearly, the FIA have not expressed properly into words what they wanted to achieve. Next year, they will spell out more precisely how they define the aero under the rear wing, so that people cant make bodywork perform like a second diffuser without technically being being one. As a fan, it's good to see Brawn doing so well, but when they are doing practice laps close to the time of last year's pole, the FIA can't stand by and watch their slow-down efforts side-stepped.

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posted Apr 15, 2009

If it was the other way round then It would haven't got this far and as other has posted they are jealous they didn't think of it.

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posted Apr 16, 2009

Oh, and to make matters worse for the teams who haven't got the double decker diffuser - 'wind tunnel testing has been limited starting from this season' to give the smaller teams a better chance. Now, it having been proved that Red Bull had a very similar diffuser to that of the teams who have been allowed it, yet their request was turned down, this gives them an even bigger disadvantage as they have a car now which needs completely redesigning. This is all a complete joke, the powers that be are turning F1 into a complete farce. I long for the day that double-standards are removed from F1 and racing becomes fair. I haven't watched the 2 races so far this season because of this farcical introduction of half-made rules and I certainly won't be watching for the rest of the season if this falicy continues. Exciting season? you're having a laugh, they don't meddle with MotoGP racing so why meddle with F1 - IN WHAT SUPPOSED TO BE THE ULTIMATE IN MOTORSPORT.

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posted Apr 16, 2009

With McLaren and Renault running updated diffusers this weekend and McLaren's Kers working well, Brawn might not have such an easy ride, particularly if it is wet. Ferrari still do not look like they have a good package as both drivers are findinding it difficult to keep their cars on the black stuff. Lewis should be able to pick up some more points as the weather looks pretty wet for Sunday.cool

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posted Apr 18, 2009

ladyPitbabe (U9982770)
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ricardoranger:
Sorry mate but you are wrong. Done already and yes, 3 or 4 tenths was I remember the result
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Sorry Pit babe but looks like i wasn't wrong about the diff. It hadn't been flown out last week as you said but only in the last 48 hours (did say it would be touch and go didnt I).
Not trying to gloat, as us Renault fans need to stick together in hard times, but my sources are very good lol. Lets hope Alonso gets a good race and little piquet can get up the grid.

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