News Details

Panic at McLaren

McLaren's Martin Whitmarsh says that this year's poor performance was possibly due to an overreaction to the 2012 dip in performance and the notion of a radical change needed to stay competitive. AUTOSPORT has the call: 'We were looking at our development last year, we had a reasonable car, and then it did not respond in development terms. 'Every week you are delivering 1.5-2 points of downforce and when you go for a six week period of not doing that, you start to worry. 'It was maybe at that time that the engineer team thought maybe our progress is horizontal and we need to break out of here.' 'We got ourselves panicked into a horrible position in Melbourne where we were nailing the car's...
Full Story »
3mo ago from 0

You May Also Be Interested In...

Schumacher remains in 'critical condition'

Seven time Formula 1 world champion Michael Schumacher remains in a...
3mo ago from

McLaren needed 'kick up the pants'

Martin Whitmarsh admitted that McLaren needed a reality check at the end...
3mo ago from

Massa claims to be ‘as fast' as Alonso

Felipe Massa insists he was 'as fast, if not faster' than Fernando...
3mo ago from

Schumacher's family thank fans for support

Michael Schumacher's family has thanked fans for their support as the...
3mo 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.