> > On Mon, 02 Sep 2002 00:46:18 GMT, "David G Fisher"
> > >> Well yeah, to make mistakes one actually have to push and race, not
> > >> hope for the cars in front to retire. We're back to that *** word
> > >> "overtaking".
> > >Have you seen the overtaking stats? JPM doesn't overtake anymore than
> > >RS isn't pushing and racing, then he must be a LOT better than JPM
> > >even while just cruising during the races, he has the faster race lap
> > Which part of this am i reading wrong ?
> > Drivers' Season Total
> > =====================
> > 16 Montoya 1 7 4 - - 1 - 2 - - - 1 -
> > 3 R Schumacher - - - - - 1 - - - 2 - - -
> > Unless the "dash" means a very fast pass ?
> I was hoping you'd post those numbers. Thank you. They were already
> discussed before and prove my point. In the last ten races, JPM has one
> whopping more pass than RS. In the last five RS has one more than JPM. In
> the second and third race, JPM made some passes of cars when he went to
> BACK OF THE FIELD in the BEGINNING of the race after hitting MS at
> Brazil/getting a penalty at Malaysia. Wow. If you think that's unusual or
> impressive in any way whatsoever than you've never seen a race before.
> I'll call Ralf before Monza. I'll tell him to do something stupid so he
> be sent to the back of the field in the beginning of the race just so he
> pass a bunch of slower drivers and impress guys like you.
> > >>Shit the guy has been doodling around the track all year
> > >> making sure he doesn't get into trouble and picking up the scraps as
> > >> they fell for him with other cars retiring.
> > >Yea, sure he has.
> > The figures don't lie. If we assume that the cars are equal and assume
> > that (as you say) Ralf is faster and we take the *fact* into
> > consideration that he has completed 2 more races, then how can he be 2
> > points behind ?
> Try the fact that he had an extra long pit stop and then had to make an
> EXTRA pit stop in four of his last seven races. Forgot that I guess, just
> like Frank. An extra pit stop tends to ruin a race for a driver.
> David Michael Ralf Schumacher Fisher
(such as RS) who has been in F1 longer than him, regardless of how well he
did or didn't perform.
The fact is, JPM COULDN'T EVEN GET INTO F1 until last year. Lol.
David Michael Ralf Schumacher Fisher