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#3264004 - 01/29/14 03:58 PM Re: Anteater 2014 Formula One car unveiled [Re: Tosh]
A_Harman Offline


Registered: 10/01/10
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Originally Posted By: Tosh
Caterham perhaps more bizarre than Lotus? Go Kamui!



The Caterham gives me the dry heaves.

It looks like they said "Well, the FIA says we have to lower the wing, so let's cut the high nose off our old car and glue an old F3000 nose in its place."


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#3270117 - 02/04/14 12:33 PM Re: Anteater 2014 Formula One car unveiled [Re: Tosh]
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Craig Scarborough explains the new noses:
http://scarbsf1.com/blog1/2014/01/23/f1-2014-finger-noses/

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#3279569 - 02/12/14 03:43 PM Re: Anteater 2014 Formula One car unveiled [Re: Tosh]
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I will watch the characterful nose features evolve this year, but ugly noses written out of 2015 rules:
http://www.grandprix.com/ns/ns27327.html

Williams will have Martini livery:
http://www.grandprix.com/ns/ns27322.html

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#3303302 - 03/06/14 12:04 PM Re: Anteater 2014 Formula One car unveiled [Re: Tosh]
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Williams' new livery. Cheers!

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#3303602 - 03/06/14 05:42 PM Re: Anteater 2014 Formula One car unveiled [Re: Tosh]
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Originally Posted By: Tosh

Williams' new livery. Cheers!


LOTSA history behind those colors/livery!! thumbsup cool
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#3305600 - 03/08/14 06:03 PM Re: Anteater 2014 Formula One car unveiled [Re: Tosh]
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I'm digging the Martini livery. Speaking of history behind things, note the pic of Ayrton Senna on the nose.
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#3306187 - 03/09/14 01:38 PM Re: Anteater 2014 Formula One car unveiled [Re: A_Harman]
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Originally Posted By: A_Harman
If it wins, it's beautiful.


So true. I remember how I felt about the Benneton before MS started winning with it. In my mind it went from a very ugly interpretation of the design parameters to a beautiful cutting-edge example of future F1 designs.
IIRC it was one of the Road and Track writers who stated that we each consider the most beautiful race cars to be those that were competing when we first got interested in the sport. For me it was the first rear-engined examples of F1. I couldn't understand older fans loving the looks of the previous front-engined cars.

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#3306287 - 03/09/14 03:49 PM Re: Anteater 2014 Formula One car unveiled [Re: gofast182]
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Originally Posted By: gofast182
I'm digging the Martini livery. Speaking of history behind things, note the pic of Ayrton Senna on the nose.


GOOD CATCH! thumbsup
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