News Details

Paffett: 'These cars are a lot more difficult to drive'

Gary Paffett has warned that drivers face a new challenge in 2014 -because of the major regulation changes - the cars are completely different to drive when compared to previous seasons. New aerodynamic rules which outlaw exhaust blowing completely has drastically reduced the amount of downforce, combined with the new engines, it could catch some drivers out. Speaking to Sky Sports, the McLaren test driver gave his opinion on how they handle having spent many hours in the simulator with the MP4-29. "It is going to be exciting, the cars are very different to what we have had for the last few years," he warned. "The downforce level in particular is a lot less than we have had...
Full Story »
2y ago from TheF1Times.com 0
Share

You May Also Be Interested In...

Raikkonen: 'I had seven last year, why change?'

Whilst rival drivers were choosing numbers that meant something to them,...
2y ago from TheF1Times.com

Engine builder Hart passes away

Brian Hart, the engineer whose eponymous company built Formula One...
2y ago from Formula1.com

F1 2014 – Ex-F1 drivers head to Formula E

A wave of ex-formula 1 drivers are making their way to “formula E”, a...
2y ago from F1.co.uk

Ferrari: Fuel economy will be key

Ferrari's early runs in the simulator have shown that drivers will have...
2y ago from PlanetF1.com

Elsewhere On The Network

Popular On MGPToday.com

Marquez wants to see MotoGP winglets banned

Marc Marquez has gone on the record to admit that he would like to see...
15h ago from MotorcycleNews.c...

Successful private test for Lowes

Sam Lowes has had a successful one-day test of the Federal Oil Gresini...
19h ago from MotorcycleNews.c...

Randy Mamola: Rossi's genius performance a message to...

Valentino Rossi's masterful victory in the Spanish Grand Prix elevates him...
4d ago from Motorsport.com

‘Marked increase in performance’ for KTM

KTM have seen a ‘marked increase in performance’ for their new RC16...

Popular On IndyCarToday.com

Inaugural Boston IndyCar race cancelled

The inaugural Grand Prix of Boston has been cancelled, after promoters of...

INDYCAR: Boston GP called off - reports

Promoters of the scheduled IndyCar race in Boston have ended negotiations...
2d ago from Racer.com

Dan Wheldon book to go on sale at Indy

A new book paying tribute to the late Dan Wheldon will be launched at the...
1d ago from SpeedCafe.com

INDYCAR: Shank keeping 500 window open

Michael Shank isn't ready to pull the plug on entering a car for next...
1d ago from Racer.com

Popular On TotalWRC.com

New Generation i20 R5 on tarmac in Italy

Hyundai Motorsport’s testing of the New Generation i20 R5 moved from...
10h ago from WorldRallyBlog.c...

The WRC gallery: YPF Rally Argentina

The WRC gallery:YPF Rally Argentina The season's fourth round took crews...
18h ago from WRC.com

New Zealand APRC: Gill beats Kreim to take emphatic win

2013 Asia-Pacific Rally Champion Gaurav Gill overturned a 4.6s deficit to...
23h ago from Motorsport.com

New Zealand APRC: Kreim retains lead as Gill suffers...

Asia-Pacific Rally Championship debutant Fabian Kreim continues to lead...
1d ago from Motorsport.com

Popular On GunnersToday.com

Wenger gives verdict on Arsenal fans protest

Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger has stated that the club’s fans are...

Arsenal target Riyad Mahrez as Walcott replacement

Arsene Wenger has added Leicester City winger Riyad Mahrez to his wishlist...
2h ago from ArsenalFever.com

European roundup – Barca stay ahead, Leicester...

Football Soccer – Real Betis v Barcelona- Spanish Liga BBVA –...
34m ago from SportsKeeda.com

Arsenal turn to Bayern Munich star to solidify...

Arsenal are ready to make a move for Bayern Munich centre-half Mehdi...

Comments

Hottest News

Troubles at both Mercedes, Rosberg almost had to retire

Toto Wolff says that, Nico Rosberg’s Russian... Read More »
11h ago from ThisIsF1.com

Horner: Kvyat's error "screwed our race...

Vettel – who was a four-time world champion... Read More »
15h ago from Motorsport.com

Ricciardo frustrated by Kvyat driving error

Daniel Ricciardo claims an opening lap clash... Read More »
5h ago from SpeedCafe.com

Recent News

2014 GPToday.com
GPToday.com 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.