• "Bite off more than you can chew and then chew like hell." - Peter Brock
  1. This site uses cookies. By continuing to use this site, you are agreeing to our use of cookies. Learn More.
Thrustmaster 24 Hours of Le Mans (LIVE)
Click the cross to dismiss this video
Dear fan, please make sure to like the video and subscribe to our channel to be eligible to win this round's prize provided by our sponsor.

F1 2013 - Season 1 - Silverstone - England

BBFred
F1 2013 Career Season 1 with Lotus - 100% race - No assists - All sims on - Expert AI (well, a little over Expert) - No Flashbacks
Played with Thrustmaster RGT FFB Pro Clutch wheel & TrackIR 5 Pro...
and a lot of excellent mods from RaceDepartment.com...
especially the True to Life AI mod by snthenumbers

For no change, let’s do an AAR of the previous race, Montréal. The 10-place grid penalty was a real blow, and I’m beginning to wonder whether Ferrari aren’t after me, since I’m so close to Alonso in WDC… But enough of the conspiracy theory, I still managed a decent 5th, despite pouring rain in Quali 3, and a shower during the race that stopped me from taking advantage of a low tyre wear.

Unfortunately, that meant I went down from 1st to 3rd in WDC, but I mean to be back up there with a vengeance… At least, we still remain 2nd in WCC.

Anyway, now is the time to race at Silverstone!

What to say of the circuit except it’s a classic… I used to hurt round it, but I’ve come to appreciate all the unique tricks almost every turn provides. Basically, I’m not scared of Silverstone no more! Practice 3 proved me right, as I finished 1st with a promising 1:32.9, 6 tens ahead of Hamilton.

Qualis 1 & 2 went smoothly too. I’ve ended up the latter 8th with a 1:33.0, and haven’t been too worried about getting into Quali 3. The latter promises to be dry again, which should turn to my advantage. But 48% rain is forecast for race day, which should make it an entirely different matter…

Separate names with a comma.