News Details

F1 drivers to get permanent numbers

Drivers competing in the FIA F1 World Championship will be assigned permanent numbers from next year.FIA president Jean Todt recently voiced his support for the move, and it has now been agreed following a meeting of the F1 Strategy Group and the Formula One Commission.“Drivers will be asked to choose their race number, between 2 and 99, for the duration of their career in the FIA Formula One World Championship. Number 1 will be reserved for the current World Champion, should he choose to use it,” read a statement to the media.“If more than one driver chooses the same number, priority will be given to the driver who finished highest in the previous year's championship.”Numbers in...
Full Story »
4mo ago from 0

You May Also Be Interested In...

Todt supports permanent driver number proposal

Newly re-elected FIA president Jean Todt has said that he supports the...
4mo ago from

Todt supports permanent driver numbers

– FIA President Jean Todt has supported the recently proposed idea...
4mo ago from

Todt to support move for permanent F1 driver numbers

Jean Todt has thrown his weight behind attempts to reinstate permanent...
4mo ago from

Todt backs move for permanent race numbers in F1

The newly re-elected Jean Todt says he supports moves to reinstate...
4mo ago from


comments powered by Disqus

2014 is not responsible for the news headlines and associated descriptions and images it indexes, the content of externally linked sites or the comments & postings of its users.

This website is unofficial and is not associated in any way with the Formula One group of companies. F1, FORMULA ONE, FORMULA 1, FIA FORMULA ONE WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP, GRAND PRIX and related marks are trade marks of Formula One Licensing B.V.