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Mercedes protest against Verstappen overtaking under SC dismissed

Motorsport.com - Sun, 12/12/2021 - 13:23
Mercedes lodged two protests against the race result in the wake of Lewis Hamilton's title defeat to Verstappen in Abu Dhabi over the restart procedure by race director Michael Masi.
Mercedes cited articles of the sporting regulations saying that no driver can overtake another car on track behind the safety car, and that all lapped cars must pass the safety car before the race resumes on the ...Keep reading
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Perez in two minds about "crucial" Hamilton defence

Motorsport.com - Sun, 12/12/2021 - 12:48
After Verstappen and Hamilton made their first pitstop in a gripping Abu Dhabi Grand Prix title showdown, Perez was put on "Plan B" by Red Bull, which meant he was asked to stay out on worn soft tyres to try and hold off Hamilton and let Verstappen close a seven second gap.
Hamilton used the DRS to pull alongside Perez on the run down to Turn 6 on lap 20, but Perez immediately cut back across ...Keep reading
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What Formula 1's safety car restart rules say

Motorsport.com - Sun, 12/12/2021 - 11:36
With Lewis Hamilton having looked on course to grab his eighth world crown, the race was turned in its head when Williams driver Nicholas Latifi crashed at the exit of the hotel complex on lap 53 of the 58 laps race, triggering a safety car.
The safety car situation resulted in Max Verstappen pitting for soft tyres, while Hamilton stayed out on his well-worn hards.
With a winner-takes-all ...Keep reading
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OTB 128: Scott Taylor the man behind SMS paints

On the Bench Podcast - Fri, 12/10/2021 - 21:41

In our final episode for the year, Dave, Ian and Julian talk to Scott Taylor, the man behind SMS paints.

The Falcon reports in on what's new in the modelling world and we read listener mail.   

Hope you all have a wonderful Christmas and New Year and we will be back on the 8th of January 2022

 

Categories: Scale Models

The Scale Model Podcast – Ep 85 – Model Airplane Maker

Scale Model Podcast - Sun, 12/05/2021 - 15:22
Welcome to Episode 85 Sponsored by Sean’s Custom Hobby Tools and Return To Kit Form Hosts Stuart Clark Geoff Heyland Terry Miesle Chris Wallace Thanks to our latest Patreon Supporters: *************************************** Interview  This Episode’s Special Guest: Chris Wallace – Model Airplane Maker  *************************************** LATEST NEWS Kinetic opens Canadian Warehouse *************************************** LATEST HOBBY ANNOUNCEMENTS Zoukei-Mura’s new […]
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OTB 127: Your model bench and work space

On the Bench Podcast - Fri, 12/03/2021 - 22:01

The boys talk about installing new model benchers and work spaces as Ian is currently redoing his work space and Dave is in the planning stages of doing the same. The Falcon reports in with a list of new kits and we find out what you have to say in listener mail. 

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The Scale Model Podcast – Ep 84 – CanMilAir & Above and Below

Scale Model Podcast - Sun, 11/21/2021 - 16:22
Welcome to Episode 84 Sponsored by Sean’s Custom Hobby Tools and Return To Kit Form Hosts Stuart Clark Geoff Heyland Terry Miesle *************************************** LATEST NEWS HeritageCon March 27th 2021  Telford Scale Model World IPMS Philippines Photos 1/32 Pfalz DVIII, multi-media kit from Aviattic Hong Kong Models releasing a 1/32 Lancaster Grand Slam edition https://www.themodellingnews.com/2021/11/preview-132nd-scale-avro-lancaster-b.html#more Wonderfest […]
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OTB 126: Ian sells his stash (well some of it)

On the Bench Podcast - Fri, 11/19/2021 - 23:22

Ian shocks the modelling world by selling off some of his stash! The Falcon reports in with a list of new kits and we find out what you have to say in listener mail. 

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OTB 125: Border Wars!

On the Bench Podcast - Mon, 11/08/2021 - 02:33

Border Wars!

Dave, Ian and Julian are back and in the studio together at last!    In this episode the guys ponder the war between Border Models and Wingnut Wings.  The Falcon reports in with a list of new kits and we find out what you have to say in listener mail. 

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The Scale Model Podcast Ep – 83 – Some Art

Scale Model Podcast - Sun, 11/07/2021 - 12:21
Welcome to Episode 83 Sponsored by Sean’s Custom Hobby Tools and Return To Kit Form Hosts Stuart Clark Geoff Heyland Terry Miesle Christopher Doll *************************************** Interview  This Episode’s Special Guest: Christopher Doll is an artist who specializes in science fiction and astronomy subjects. His work has been featured on a number of book covers, including […]
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What the teams said – Qualifying in Mexico

Formula 1 - Sun, 11/07/2021 - 01:00
The drivers and teams report back on all the action from a busy final practice and qualifying from the Autodromo Hermanos Rodriguez at the Formula 1 Gran Premio De La Ciudad De Mexico 2021...
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‘We got Tsunoda’d!’ – Horner on the incident that hit Red Bull’s pole attempts in Mexico

Formula 1 - Sun, 11/07/2021 - 01:00
Christian Horner’s Red Bull team endured an unhappy Saturday afternoon at the Autodromo Hermanos Rodriguez, suffering rear wing worries before getting comfortably beaten to pole position by rivals Mercedes – and at a track they were expected to dominate at.
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Sainz surprised by P6 after struggling for rhythm – and with phantom engine issue – in qualifying

Formula 1 - Sun, 11/07/2021 - 01:00
Carlos Sainz admits he was surprised to qualify as high as sixth for Sunday’s Mexico City Grand Prix, having encountered an engine issue before struggling to find a rhythm around the impressive Autodromo Hermanos Rodriguez.
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WATCH: Ride onboard with Bottas as he takes a stunning Mexico City pole position

Formula 1 - Sun, 11/07/2021 - 01:00
A one-two for Mercedes put them in pole position for the 2021 Mexico City Grand Prix, thanks to Valtteri Bottas. Watch how he did it here...
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‘A terrible qualifying’ – Verstappen frustrated after Perez-Tsunoda incident thwarts pole ambitions in Mexico

Formula 1 - Sun, 11/07/2021 - 01:00
There were many at the Autodromo Hermanos Rodriguez who thought that pole position for the Mexico City Grand Prix this weekend was already in Max Verstappen’s pocket. But after a last-gasp Q3 incident between his Red Bull team mate Sergio Perez and Yuki Tsunoda ruined his lap, Verstappen was left lamenting a “terrible qualifying” for the team, as rivals Mercedes locked out the front row.
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