News Details

'F1 won't be much quicker than GP2' - Button

Jenson Button believes GP2 cars could be a close match for Formula 1 cars this season, thanks to the major regulation changes which have resulted in slower lap times. The McLaren driver reckons, at particular circuits, the difference in terms of speed won't be as great as it has been in the past due to a combination of changes. "They [GP2 cars] will be a lot closer on certain circuits," said the Briton. "At high-speed circuits we will be quicker but not that much quicker, but then again this is the first test with a very new package." In particular, without even taking into account the new aerodynamic rules, the cars are 49kg heavier than in 2013 thanks to the new power...
Full Story »
1y ago from TheF1Times.com 0
Share

You May Also Be Interested In...

Raikkonen: The cars are much slower? It’s pointless...

Raikkonen: The cars are much slower? It’s pointless making comparisons...
1y ago from GrandPrix247.com

2014 cars can go 'four seconds quicker' - Sutil

Sutil got his first run out of the Sauber in Jerez Sutton Images Enlarge...
1y ago from espnF1.com

Speed to increase by at least four seconds - Sutil

Adrian Sutil has predicted the 2014 F1-spec cars will be at least four...
1y ago from Crash.net

GP2 cars will be close to F1 pace at some circuits -...

Sutton Images Enlarge Jenson Button has warned that GP2 cars might rival...
1y ago from espnF1.com

Elsewhere On The Network

Popular On MotoGPToday.com

Rain or shine, Rossi delivers

The rain may have presented him with a chance of victory, but you still...
7h ago from MotoGP.com

Meet the Wildcards: San Marino

Four riders will join the World Championship grid for the Gran Premio TIM...
8h ago from MotoGP.com

Rossi, Lorenzo to test at Motorland Aragon

Movistar Yamaha MotoGP teamsters Valentino Rossi and Jorge Lorenzo will...
9h ago from BikeSportNews.com

Jonas Folger joins Dynavolt Intact GP in 2016

Dynavolt Intact GP announce that the team will contest the 2016 Moto2...
5h ago from MotoGP.com

Popular On IndyCarToday.com

IndyCar: Penske and CHF teams fined for pitlane...

Team Penske and CHF Racing have both been fined over the bizarre pitlane...
2h ago from Racer.com

IndyCar: Ganassi completes budget for three cars

The GoPro Grand Prix of Sonoma featured a four-car assault from Chip...
22h ago from Racer.com

IndyCar: Dixon pockets $1 million bonus for winning...

Less than 24 hours after claiming the fourth Verizon IndyCar Series...
2d ago from Racer.com

RACER Video: Robin Miller reflects on Sonoma and the...

The RACER Channel's Robin Miller recaps the season finale at Sonoma...
22h ago from Racer.com

Popular On TotalWRC.com

World RX prepares for iconic Loheac event in France

Staged in the small Breton village of Loheac in north-west France, a total...
3h ago from Motorsport.com

Australia countdown: rally rewind 2014

Friday 12 September A tight opening leg ended with Ogier grabbing the...
2h ago from WRC.com

WRC tyre change for technical ace Brivio

Italian has a long and distinguished motorsport career
3h ago from WRC.com

Will Jan Kopecky Make It Back To The WRC?

With the WRC “silly season” heating up, there has been a lot of...
23h ago from WorldRallyBlog.c...

Popular On GunnersToday.com

Paul Merson criticises Arsenal spending

Former Arsenal midfielder Paul Merson has admitted that he does not know...
2h ago from SportsMole.co.uk

More proof that Messi & Ronaldo are incredible: Most...

Most La Liga assists since 2009 – amazing numbers. A look at the...
2h ago from CaughtOffside.com

Danny Welbeck ruled out for 'a period of months' after...

Arsenal striker Danny Welbeck is expected to be out of action for 'a...
3h ago from DailyMail.co.uk

Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain: Theo Walcott is ready to play...

GETTY THREAT: Oxlade-Chamberlain says Walcott gives the opposition...
3h ago from DailyStar.co.uk

Comments

comments powered by Disqus

Hottest News

Mercedes uses all engine tokens for Italian GP

After holding back on using any of the ability it... Read More »
1h ago from Motorsport.com

Hamilton warning on Bulls supply

Lewis Hamilton has told Sky Sports that it would... Read More »
2h ago from SkySports.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.