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      04-05-2019, 03:17 PM   #57
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Is the 40+ years comment supposed to convince me to adopt your point of view? Sorry.
Meh. Maybe if you'd seen Clark make the most of that pig of a Lotus with the BRM H-16 engine, you'd think better of him -- and of my opinion. Or not. No matter to me. Truth be told I was just a whippersnapper at the time so what the heck did I know anyway.

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And I'm pretty sure Alonso didn't "pick" when to change teams.
More often than not it was his decision. I love the guy, truly. And he is brilliant at the wheel. But he jumped at the wrong time over and over again. Either that or he's a storm cloud over teams and they just get better/worse when he leaves/arrives.