News Details

Double points plan in place

A number of minor changes to the F1 rulebook were approved at a meeting of the FIA's World Motor Sport Council in Geneva on Thursday, but the controversial plan to award double points at the season finale remains in place.The changes, which are subject to ratification by the F1 Commission and teams, include the imposition of a five-second penalty by stewards prior to a pit stop. Drivers who have infringed must therefore wait before a tyre change or other work is carried out. Team personnel working on a car will do so wearing helmets during both qualifying and the race, while drivers who stop on track on the 'slow down lap' after the chequered flag in order to provide a fuel sample will find...
Full Story »
2y ago from SkySports.com 0
Share

You May Also Be Interested In...

Double points plan to go ahead in 2014

– Formula 1's controversial plan to award double points at the...
2y ago from GPUpdate.net

F1 will award double points in 2015

Formula 1 is to go ahead with the controversial plan to award double...
2y ago from BBC.co.uk

Ecclestone: Double points WILL happen

Bernie Ecclestone has insisted that his proposal to award double points...
2y ago from Crash.net

Horner questions double point finale

Christian Horner has said that the FIA needs to think 'very carefully'...
2y ago from Crash.net

Elsewhere On The Network

Popular On MGPToday.com

Opinion: Rossi screw-up ends title chances?

To call Sunday’s MotoGP race an unmitigated disaster for the factory...

Espargaro: "I'm far from the level I should be...

Aleix Espargaro has said he is not "at all" pleased with his...
3h ago from Motorsport.com

MotoGP: Cecchinello ‘We needed that finish’

LCR Honda team boss Lucio Cecchinello admitted to MCN after last...

Popular On IndyCarToday.com

Schmidt Peterson files lawsuit against Enerson

RC Enerson, due to make his IndyCar debut with Dale Coyne Racing this...
1h ago from Motorsport.com

IndyCar wants Surfers Paradise but in February, says...

The Verizon IndyCar Series will not share the Surfers Paradise venue with...
17h ago from Motorsport.com

Will Power wins in Toronto IndyCar twist

Australian ace Will Power has set the Verizon IndyCar Series points race...
15h ago from SpeedCafe.com

INDUSTRY: Justin Wilson Corner named at Snetterton

The late Justin Wilson has been honored with a corner bearing his name at...
21h ago from Racer.com

Popular On TotalWRC.com

OlsbergsMSE won't field GRC-spec Honda Civic in Canada...

Swedish World Rallycross team OlsbergsMSE will not field its Honda Civic...
4h ago from Motorsport.com

Aravind relieved to complete Baja Aragon in first...

Aravind KP says he is pleased to have finished the Baja Aragon rally in...
8h ago from Motorsport.com

M-Sport cleared for Finland take off

Famed for its high speed and spectacular jumps, the event has become known...
18h ago from Motorsport.com

Toyota testing tops 5,000km

Toyota testingtops 5,000km Toyota Gazoo Racing has completed more than...
1d ago from WRC.com

Popular On GunnersToday.com

Quiz! Name the managers by their trophy haul

See the trophies, name the managers. Easy, right? How well do you know the...
3h ago from FourFourTwo.com

Akpom prepared to take wide role for Arsenal minutes

Chuba Akpom says he's willing to play in one of the wide forward positions...
3h ago from News.ArseBlog.com

JG Surprise Invites!

 Tomorrow morning, Wednesday, July 27, we’re holding a secret...
4h ago from Arsenal.com

Comments

Hottest News

Hamilton "not an easy teammate", says Alonso

Rosberg lost the championship lead to Hamilton in... Read More »
7h ago from Motorsport.com

Sainz: McLaren's rate of development "worrying"

Sainz finished eighth in Hungary, a place behind... Read More »
1h ago from Motorsport.com

Readers' Theories: Hungarian conspiracies

Was Lewis Hamilton searching for Pokemon? Do... Read More »
1h ago from PlanetF1.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.