News Details

FIA question nose safety

The FIA have reportedly asked all the teams to submit information regarding their cars' noses amidst safety corners. This season, in light of the new regulation lowering the tip of the nose, the Formula One teams have all produced rather ugly cars. Featuring sharp dips at the very tip, the noses have been likened to vacuum cleaners, platypus and fingers. However, aesthetics aside, the FIA are concerned about the structural integrity of the noses amidst fears that they may not provide adequate protection. According to Autosport, motorsport's governing body has written to the teams asking for technical details comparing last year's noses to this year's. The teams have been requested to hand...
Full Story »
2y ago from PlanetF1.com 0
Share

You May Also Be Interested In...

Newey questions safety of new lower noses

Red Bull's design guru Adrian Newey has questioned the safety of the new...
2y ago from TheF1Times.com

Newey has concerns over low nose

The low noses on the 2014 Formula 1 cars has certainly generated some...
2y ago from Formula1Blog.com

Newey concerned by low noses

Red Bull technical chief Adrian Newey has expressed safety fears over the...
2y ago from SkySports.com

Newey questions 2014 nose regulations

Adrian Newey has questioned the logic behind new nose safety regulations,...
2y ago from espnF1.com

Elsewhere On The Network

Popular On MGPToday.com

MotoGP: Smith awaiting scan results on knee injury

Monster Yamaha Tech 3 rider Bradley Smith is awaiting the results of an...
15h ago from MotorcycleNews.c...

Smith undergoes surgery after Oschersleben Endurance...

MotoGP star Bradley Smith looks likely to miss next weekend’s...
15h ago from BikeSportNews.com

MotoGP: Smith happy with KTM testing pace

KTM’s 2017 rider Bradley Smith says that he’s delighted with the...

GP winner Prein set to join Mackenzie in Silverstone...

Prein will go head to head with Mackenzie and Alan Carter at the 2016...
1d ago from BikeSportNews.com

Popular On IndyCarToday.com

INDYCAR: Firestone clarifies Texas tire allotment

Firestone has clarified the allotment of tires to all teams for Saturday...
15h ago from Racer.com

IndyCar reveals 17-race 2017 calendar

– IndyCar officials have revealed an expanded 17-race 2017...
1d ago from GPUpdate.net

VIDEO: Close shave for Castroneves

Helio Castroneves has escaped injury after a pitlane crash which involved...
1d ago from SpeedCafe.com

INDYCAR: Three cars in scary pit lane crash

Alexander Rossi, Charlie Kimball, and Helio Castroneves walked away from...
4d ago from Racer.com

Popular On TotalWRC.com

Mikkelsen: It still felt like a victory

Fourth in Germany but Mikkelsen remains positive
23h ago from WRC.com

Lappi breaks silence over Toyota rumours

Talks have taken place at Toyota's rally base
3d ago from WRC.com

Germany driver report: part 2

Advertising Thierry Neuville (Hyundai i20) Result: 3rdA podium finish...
1d ago from WRC.com

Teams want China as a candidate rally in 2017

Multi-million pound losses caused by the cancellation of Rally China have...
2d ago from EuroSport.com

Popular On GunnersToday.com

(Video) Stats don't lie as incoming Arsenal signing...

Arsenal are reportedly closing in on the signing of Valencia defender...
48m ago from CaughtOffside.com

Arsene Wenger can't win despite £52m swoop as Arsenal...

Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger has insisted that he isn't panic buying this...
4h ago from CaughtOffside.com

Watford vs Arsenal – PROVISIONAL SQUADS

PROVISIONAL SQUADS Watford Provisional squad: Gomes, Pantilimon, Amrabat,...
3h ago from Nastytackle.com

(Video) 30m is a bargain for 23-year-old Chelsea...

Reports in Italy are linking 23-year-old Inter Milan midfielder Marcelo...
8h ago from CaughtOffside.com

Comments

Hottest News

Scintillating Raikkonen tops FP3

Kimi Raikkonen has entered as a wildcard for... Read More »
1h ago from F1Hub.net

Third Practice results – 2016 Belgian GP

Below added FP3 full Practice results for all the... Read More »
1h ago from ThisIsF1.com

Raikkonen deserves 2017 seat say his former engineers

Kimi Raikkonen's former race engineers all say... Read More »
3h ago from GrandPrix247.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.