A Reconstructed History of F1

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A Reconstructed History of F1

Post by sagi58 »

Thanks to overboost for sharing the article on a model-based driver rankings, on Wordpress!

While reading that, I followed a link whereby hodgers applied his mathematically sound formula to the WDC and WCC title winners of the past.

Here's the link:


And, here's a graphic of what his formula shows "should have been":

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Re: A Reconstructed History of F1

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By those calculations, Schumi "should have" won 3 more titles,
and Alonso "should have" won 8 more?? Wow!!

And, that "infamous" season, Alonso "should have" beaten Hamilton!
Go figure, eh? :thumbup:
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