Page 13 of 130 FirstFirst ... 311121314152363113 ... LastLast
Results 121 to 130 of 1291
  1. #121
    Senior Member
    Join Date
    Dec 2011
    Posts
    208
    Like
    23
    Liked 63 Times in 34 Posts
    Quote Originally Posted by mknight View Post
    This is what people that make money on speculating say:

    For win:
    Ogier 3.75
    Neuville 4.00

    Latvala, Sordo 6.25

    Meeke, Mikkelsen, Tanak 9.00

    Lappi 15.00
    Breen 25.00
    Evans 40.00
    Hänninen, Paddon 85.00

    Basically the same what I wrote before, except favoring Ogier over Neuville.

    WRC2:
    Kopecký 3.25
    Suninen 3.85
    Camilli 4.05
    Tidemand 4.05
    (Østberg not listed)
    Who are these people so sure that Lappi will be faster than Paddon, who came 5th in Deutschland last year? And for that matter, Lappi over Breen and Evans? He wins in Finland and now he's a tarmac ace?

  2. #122
    Senior Member AnttiL's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2017
    Location
    Finland
    Posts
    1,269
    Like
    884
    Liked 1,048 Times in 504 Posts
    Quote Originally Posted by kirungi okwogera View Post
    Who are these people so sure that Lappi will be faster than Paddon, who came 5th in Deutschland last year? And for that matter, Lappi over Breen and Evans? He wins in Finland and now he's a tarmac ace?
    Lappi won WRC2 in Deutchland last year, that's something...

  3. Likes: Allez Andruet (12th August 2017),JUF (13th August 2017),pantealex (13th August 2017)
  4. #123
    Senior Member
    Join Date
    Dec 2011
    Posts
    208
    Like
    23
    Liked 63 Times in 34 Posts
    Quote Originally Posted by AnttiL View Post
    Lappi won WRC2 in Deutchland last year, that's something...
    Kind of... but not much. He beat Jan Kopecky, on tarmac that isn't nothing, but then what? Jose Suarez, Armin Kremer, Yoann Bonato?

  5. Likes: EstWRC (12th August 2017)
  6. #124
    Senior Member EstWRC's Avatar
    Join Date
    Nov 2014
    Location
    Estonia
    Posts
    3,443
    Like
    1,422
    Liked 2,736 Times in 1,224 Posts
    thats doesnt mean much...Tänak won in PWRC class back in the day too... and looking back at the results you have to admit the competition wasnt great with only Kopecky being real contender who had a puncture already on the second stage, after first day Lappi was second, 28 secs behind Kremer.


    im not saying he wont do good but i wouldnt get my hopes that up.
    Last edited by EstWRC; 12th August 2017 at 19:04.
    Tänak: "Better than I expected. Lots of sideways - and we enjoy that."

  7. Likes: AnttiL (12th August 2017),pantealex (13th August 2017)
  8. #125
    Senior Member
    Join Date
    May 2005
    Posts
    853
    Like
    96
    Liked 522 Times in 285 Posts
    Quote Originally Posted by kirungi okwogera View Post
    Who are these people so sure that Lappi will be faster than Paddon, who came 5th in Deutschland last year? And for that matter, Lappi over Breen and Evans? He wins in Finland and now he's a tarmac ace?
    The odds are from onebet. Posted them just for fun cause as I wrote they make money on speculation.

    Paddon was 5th last year yes, second last WRC only slower one was Østberg, he was also 3 mins behind everyone else, based on this list I'd give him some 1:50. I agree Lappi might be slightly over-estimated in that list, something like 1:25 is what he would get from me.

  9. Likes: pantealex (13th August 2017)
  10. #126
    Senior Member AnttiL's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2017
    Location
    Finland
    Posts
    1,269
    Like
    884
    Liked 1,048 Times in 504 Posts
    We must also consider that Paddon hasn't even finished many events this year while Lappi has only had one retirement out of four rallies and one win.

    And don't get me wrong, I'm not expecting a podium from Lappi, it's his first tarmac event on a WRC car.

  11. Likes: pantealex (13th August 2017)
  12. #127
    Junior Member
    Join Date
    Aug 2017
    Posts
    1
    Like
    0
    Liked 0 Times in 0 Posts
    Can anybody recommend some places to see some cuts and fast slidings?

  13. #128
    Senior Member racerx1979's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jun 2017
    Posts
    338
    Like
    46
    Liked 229 Times in 110 Posts
    Same as above. First time at rally Germany. Any good reccomendations for a first time spectator. Also thinking of skipping Sunday to give the wife a day for her haha. Any good places to visit near the rally. Willing to drive 2-3 hours.

  14. #129
    Senior Member
    Join Date
    Jun 2015
    Location
    Hamburg, Germany
    Posts
    148
    Like
    53
    Liked 136 Times in 66 Posts
    Quote Originally Posted by racerx1979 View Post
    Same as above. First time at rally Germany. Any good reccomendations for a first time spectator. Also thinking of skipping Sunday to give the wife a day for her haha. Any good places to visit near the rally. Willing to drive 2-3 hours.
    Can´t help you with spectator points as I didn´t attend the rally for ages now. But if you look for places your wife may also like there are many possibilities: bigger cities like Heidelberg or Metz, smaller cities like Idar-Oberstein or Bernkastel-Kues, the Alsace region...

  15. #130
    Senior Member
    Join Date
    Aug 2007
    Location
    Athens
    Posts
    17,465
    Like
    5,059
    Liked 7,424 Times in 3,463 Posts

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •