Advertisement
Where is Report Post on mobile? We've made a slight change, see here
Have your say on the future of the 'Save Draft' feature in this poll
MODs please see this information notice in the mod's forum. Thanks!
How to add spoiler tags, edit posts, add images etc. How to - a user's guide to the new version of Boards

F1 2021 Round 12: Belgian Grand Prix

1246718

Comments



  • Russell - fupin'hell!





  • max gets pole after pipping Russell.





  • George f*cking Russell.





  • Russell!!!!!!!





  • Russell on the front row, unreal!



  • Advertisement


  • How can Merc not put Russell in for Bottas next season

    Absolutely brilliant by George





  • Give that man a Mercedes. Unbelievable from Russell





  • You’d have to feel Lando could have got pole by an absolute street if he didn’t crash.





  • George Russell P2 in a Williams. What a lap!





  • Take a bow George. What an epic finish.



  • Advertisement


  • Holy **** George Russell on the front row





  • Damn you Max, could you not of just qualified 2nd


    Unbelievable from Russell





  • amazing lap from George, its emotional, watching him drive so great this year.





  • Bottas P13 tomorrow.





  • Fair play George. Very embarrassing for perez and Bottas to be so far off the pace in their cars and Russell in p2 in a Jaysus Williams.

    The rumours are all pretty sure that he'll get the Mercedes drive.





  • How can Toto and Merc genuinely watch the talent they have on their hands and not put him in that car next year?

    Hamilton won’t be around forever, and George has the head on his shoulders to know that if he takes a back seat in his first season then his time will come.

    The fact this conversation is dragging on as long as it has is baffling. It should have been put to bed after Sakhir last year.





  • Jesus Webber just ask the questions





  • I think they want to avoid another Rosberg V Hamilton season, where the 2 of them are constantly taking points away from each other. This will be much more costly now than back in 2016, as Red Bull are competitive, and the rest of the grid is much closer.

    If Mercedes don't take him, he must be in the sights of a few other teams. Russell and Lando at McLaren would be great to see.

    If it is a wet race, could we see Russell on the podium? They seem to have one-lap pace anyway, and being out near the front the visibility will have a big impact. I just hope he has a battle with Hamilton, rather than letting him past.






  • Webber even alluded to Williams giving merc a hand in his post qualifying interview which I thought was odd and kind of awkward.



    Russell for all his unbelievable qualifying this year does seem to get gobbled up off the start and the first lap, verstappen will go off aggressively to get out ahead of the spray.





  • Mercedes can very easily get Russell to play the team game.

    Bottas is not the answer for Mercedes post-Hamilton. They need to get on with it now.



  • Advertisement


  • Just heard Vettels full radio, he was furious. Fair play for stopping to check on Lando





  • I'd say it has been settled behind closed doors and long time ago. Just because they haven't announced it publicly, doesn't mean it's not in hand.





  • Russell sliding into Lewis at the first corner please


    Max off at Eau Rouge and Danny Ric to win





  • Think the Russel thing is a done deal, but they're trying to tie up the Bottas to Alfa move before announcing anything. I think it was Joe Saward had that on Twitter last week.


    Stupid question from Webber tbh, would say that's the last thing on Russel's mind





  • Just had F3 on there. Doohan leading Schumacher is quite pleasing on the eye for vintage motorsport fans.





  • I left for half an hour to do some chores during the Q3 red flag. My timing was worse than Red Bull's during the Hungarian quali session.





  • Was a bit long out drawn ...


    Fair play to Russell for P2 and Vettel for stopping next to Norris.





  • Considering his race pace so far I wouldn't expect a podium for George but who know it looks like it's going to be a wet one so anything could happen. 1 massive pileup and another crash with Lando today all in the same spot on the same weekend. I really hope nothing happens there tomorrow. This should be a good one I reckon.



  • Advertisement


  • If the conditions are more of the same tomorrow than I wouldn't rule out Mazepin winning the race to be honest.

    Lando, before he crashed, looked so far ahead of the rest of them though. Really looked at home in these conditions.

    Watching YouTube videos post-qualy here. The Williams lads just look absolutely elated. Love to see it.




Advertisement