Originally Posted by Mr Pee
Thanks Mr Pee. I've only been to Silverstone and Monaco. Unlikely to go to Silverstone again, it's as if the racing is happening in the next county, compared with Monaco. On one occasion, Montoya crashed just in front of me - I still have the piece of carbon fibre which nearly landed in my beer Not dangerous though - at that corner they are going so slow. But it takes your breath away, and it's great for pics.
But the fact that I find Thursday practice as fun as the Sunday race but without the hassle and extra expense, tends to highlight the truth of gamba's remark: call that racing?! There's just something about the cars, the precision, the balance, which gets me.
"The isle is full of noises... Sounds, and sweet airs, that give delight and hurt not"
The Tempest, Act III scene 2 ll 148-9