Post

I Like Formula One Racing

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 19 People

    107% Rule

    107% rule Main article: 107% rule As the number of cars entered in the world championship fell below twenty-six, a situation arose in which any car entered would automatically qualify for the race, no matter how slowly it had been driven. The 107% rule was introduced in 1996 to...
    TheSecretAgent TheSecretAgent 31-35, M Oct 14, 2012

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Race

    The race itself is held on Sunday afternoon. Thirty minutes prior to race time, the cars take to the track for any number of warm-up laps, after which the cars are assembled on the starting grid in the order they qualified. At the hour of the race, a green light signifies the...
    TheSecretAgent TheSecretAgent 31-35, M Oct 14, 2012

    Your Response

    Cancel

    I will achieve my dream of becoming one.

    Nothing will stop me. Determination is my race, life is the track, I am number one. Lights out, let's race
    FerrariEnthusiast FerrariEnthusiast 18-21, M Apr 21

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Points System

    Points system See also: List of Formula One World Championship points scoring systems Points are awarded to drivers and teams exclusively on where they finish in a race. The winner receives 25 points, the second place finisher 18 points, with 15, 12, 10, 8, 6, 4, 2 and 1 points...
    TheSecretAgent TheSecretAgent 31-35, M Oct 14, 2012

    Your Response

    Cancel

    I Like Formula One Racing

    A Formula One race or Grand Prix is a sporting event which takes place over three days (usually Friday to Sunday), with a series of practice and qualifying sessions prior to a race on Sunday. Current regulations provide for two free practice sessions on Friday, a practice...
    TheSecretAgent TheSecretAgent 31-35, M Oct 14, 2012

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Qualifying Sessions

    Qualifying sessions Qualifying takes place on Saturday afternoon in a three-stage "knockout" system. One hour is dedicated to determining the grid order, divided into three periods with short intermissions between them. The first qualifying period is twenty minutes long, and...
    TheSecretAgent TheSecretAgent 31-35, M Oct 14, 2012

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Dnq

      As of 2012 only twelve teams are entered for the Formula One World Championship, each entering two cars for a total of twenty-four cars. The regulations place a limit of twenty-six entries for the championship. At some periods in the history of Formula One the number of...
    TheSecretAgent TheSecretAgent 31-35, M Oct 14, 2012

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Points

    Points are awarded to drivers and teams exclusively on where they finish in a race. The winner receives 25 points, the second place finisher 18 points, with 15, 12, 10, 8, 6, 4, 2 and 1 points for positions 3 through 10. If a race has to be abandoned before 75% of the planned...
    TheSecretAgent TheSecretAgent 31-35, M Oct 14, 2012

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Pre-qualifying

    Pre-qualifying In the late 1980s and early 1990s the number of cars attempting to enter each race was as high as thirty-nine for some races. Because of the dangers of having so many cars on the track at the same time, a pre-qualifying session was introduced for the teams with...
    TheSecretAgent TheSecretAgent 31-35, M Oct 14, 2012

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Free Practice Sessions

    Free practice sessions A Grand Prix weekend begins on a Friday morning, with two ninety-minute practice sessions used by drivers to learn the circuit and for the teams to determine the best settings for the particular track. This is followed by a third practice session on...
    TheSecretAgent TheSecretAgent 31-35, M Oct 14, 2012

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Related Experiences

    I feel like no one cares about me, i feel like I'm being used. I help others because I love to do it, I love to help friends but sometimes all I want in return is to know you care...
    usarmyrangers usarmyrangers 13-15, M 1 Response Aug 13

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I feel like no one cares cause it's the truth. Thinking about taking my life
    bradman1390 bradman1390 22-25, M 5 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Sometimes I feel like no one listens to anything I say...surrounded by humans....but I go unnoticed.... Sigh
    Albrma061011 Albrma061011 26-30, F 2 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Ever since I got together with my man who grew up riding dirt bikes and introduced me to the world of motocross, I fell in love with watching motorbike racing. I watch it through...
    roselani2005 roselani2005 26-30, F Aug 18

    Your Response

    Cancel
    People say that a few people care and the rest are just curious. No one cares and everyone else is curious. I hate this place so much. No one cares, AT ALL. THEY ACT LIKE THEY DO...
    Atraxiella Atraxiella 13-15, F 1 Response Aug 7

    Your Response

    Cancel
    In high school I had many "friends", and many people always used to text me/talk to me on social media. I once had a sweet 16, invited many people, but not that many showed up...
    bbyfwn bbyfwn 18-21, F 3 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I have two rather close friends and sometimes I feel like when I talk to them about how I feel ..they don't understand or want to for that matter especially my one friend in...
    lostinfire lostinfire 18-21, F 1 Response 2 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I came here to help others primarly. Thats what I spend most of my time doing. Giving advice, being a friend, etc. But as soon as i need a friend or someone who cares. No one is...
    ShyProdigy ShyProdigy 13-15, M 1 Response Jul 29

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I'm getting more skinnier and no one notice that I'm getting sick but no one care.
    jumanachan jumanachan 16-17, F 2 Responses Aug 5

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I don't know anyone else like me or who thinks like I do. Does that mean I'm smarter than everyone else? Does that mean I'm dumber than everyone else? Does it mean I'm just...
    DarkwingGoslyn DarkwingGoslyn 31-35 1 Response Aug 13

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I've never had a real relationship. I'm 15 going on 16 and all my friends have been in a relationship or at least have "talked" to a guy and no guys ever like me and I fear no one...
    dreaming1942 dreaming1942 16-17, F 2 Responses 3 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Why do no one like me it make me sad
    sanjay2849 sanjay2849 56-60, M 2 Responses 15 hrs ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Everyone is hurting or fighting some kind of battle, I hear it said a lot. Perhaps that is why I shrink back into myself when I am hurting and depressed. People are not equipped...
    PiscesDream PiscesDream 41-45, F 3 Responses Aug 5

    Your Response

    Cancel
    My moms side of the family is really Catholic and pretty homophobic. My mom isn't homophobic but she doesn't approve of the "lifestyle choice". Her boyfriend is really right winged...
    chanchilla chanchilla 18-21, F Aug 10

    Your Response

    Cancel
    No one knows why I am hurting deeply even If I tell them what's wrong. I mean it's nothing that they could do. College starts in a few weeks.. Don't know about these loans which I...
    MoMo2018 MoMo2018 18-21, F 3 Responses Aug 11

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Suffering depression but its affecting me great effect, i hate my personality because iam antisocial i don't have social skills i talk less than usual, my parents are the reason of...
    Emmajasonn Emmajasonn 18-21, F 1 Response Aug 19

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Yes, I've experienced some awful ****, but I refuse to be a victim! That mentality is anathema to me! Why should I get hung up over it? Men can be incredibly ugly at times, they're...
    Lecuyer90 Lecuyer90 22-25, F 1 Response Aug 19

    Your Response

    Cancel
    No one wants to talk to me as it is. Everybody around me has a lover and I dont and I feel left out
    cute4me cute4me 13-15, F a week ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Happy endings don't exist no one cares about others anymore everything we do is for our own selfish need so goodbye to whoever is reading this.....
    Waqasauce01 Waqasauce01 16-17, M 2 Responses 16 hrs ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    She will b loved - maroon5 this explains a lot for me
    lilasofargone lilasofargone 18-21, F Jul 30

    Your Response

    Cancel
    It's not "sometimes". It's "almost always". My coworkers, my "friends", acquaintances etc they are all the same. Yes, I can cohabitate with them, I can tell jokes, we share...
    Uselessflesh Uselessflesh 22-25, M 5 Responses Aug 2

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Cause nobody does. Seriously nobody would give a **** if just died. Nobody.
    IzzyIrwin IzzyIrwin 13-15, F 4 Responses Aug 2

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Amor del Bueno - Reily Best song ever
    wenwen14 wenwen14 18-21, F Aug 2

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Austin Mahone - All I Ever Need
    Amber1027 Amber1027 16-17, F Aug 3

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Zedd-clarity iv had this on replay haha
    yassbishh yassbishh 18-21, F 2 Responses Aug 3

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Yeah people just judge the book by its cover not much people get me because I don't let them
    8tattoos 8tattoos 70+, M 1 Response Aug 3

    Your Response

    Cancel
    whenever i tell my friends how i feel, they never seem to understand. they brush it off. nobody listens...
    maggie1414 maggie1414 13-15, F 1 Response Aug 11

    Your Response

    Cancel
    If i were to die right now, it wouldn't be a loss.
    CaitlinBuchan97 CaitlinBuchan97 16-17, F 9 Responses 6 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Ever felt you need someone to listen and talk to ! But once someone does , you think why bother having to explain .. They don't know me or won't get/ understand me!! Always pushing...
    Brokenwing88 Brokenwing88 22-25, F 3 Responses 5 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Friends? None. Family? Bipolar. It just seems as though I'm not wanted in anyone's life.
    DeadDropGoth DeadDropGoth 16-17, M 1 Response 3 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Cried again sad again no light in sight !!!!
    anasteel2 anasteel2 41-45, F 1 Response 3 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    It was early spring this year when my wife asked me "Would you mind if I did not wear bikinis on our holiday this year".She then explained that her reason for wanting to not wear a...
    stuartishere stuartishere 31-35, M 1 Response Aug 14

    Your Response

    Cancel
    As I age, the lovers and "Friends with benefits" get bored and drift away. There simply isn't the glue that marriage, bearing children, perhaps adopting from birth...none of the...
    smudged smudged 36-40, T 3 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    If you really love him, then love him like no one else can. If he doesn't love you back, than love yourself like no one else can and find someone who can love you the same. -me
    DreamWizard DreamWizard 41-45, F 1 Response Jul 29

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Nothing in my head about him all I know is he didn't give a crap about me any more the day he stop talking to me that I was going to stop mistake coming back at him I don't know...
    lovemariefrance lovemariefrance 13-15, F 1 Response Aug 5

    Your Response

    Cancel
    There's just this thrill and excitement that comes from arguments. Not like bad ones you have with your boyfriend or something, but like silly ones with friends and random people...
    sugarcakes143 sugarcakes143 18-21, F 1 Response Aug 7

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Time stops for no one and goes on unaware. It's easy not to notice. It's easy not to care. Conversation circles. Money changes hands. Live like it's the last moon rising. Scream...
    blossomingbeauti blossomingbeauti 36-40, F Aug 18

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I don't get girls who are like OMG ONE DIRECTION IS THE BEST OMG I LOVE THEM!!!! And I'll be here like calm your fish ******* girl they not even special!!!!!!!!
    vivian3172 vivian3172 13-15, F Aug 18

    Your Response

    Cancel