News Details

Hulkenberg: Drivers make the difference

Despite recent criticism that F1 is no longer a drivers' race, Nico Hulkenberg insists it is the man in the cockpit that makes the difference. The sport switching to 1.6-litre turbocharged engines and limiting the amount of fuel drivers can use per grand prix, there are some who believe the pit wall now holds all the power. Recently former Champion Jacques Villeneuve had a go at F1 saying it is "not epic anymore, the drivers are not heroes." However, Hulkenberg believes it is still up to the driver to make a difference. "As a driver there is more to learn and a lot of stuff to do," he told Autosport. "The workload on the steering wheel will be more. "There are...
Full Story »
1y ago from PlanetF1.com 0
Share

You May Also Be Interested In...

GP2 adopts Formula 1 tyre rule

GP2 Media Service Organisers of the GP2 Series have confirmed that...
1y ago from F1Zone.net

Promoter insists Sochi will be ready for race

The promoter of the all-new Russian grand prix insists the Sochi venue...
1y ago from GrandPrix.com

Promoter insists Sochi will be ready for race

February 14th, 2014 ,- The promoter of the all-new Russian grand prix...
1y ago from F1Plus.com

Villeneuve: Formula 1 no longer special

– Jacques Villeneuve says Formula 1 is no longer special as a...
1y ago from GPUpdate.net

Elsewhere On The Network

Popular On MotoGPToday.com

Sykes takes maiden 2015 win in Donington opening race

Great battle for the top step with Rea as Davies completes an all-British...
5h ago from Motorsport.com

Sykes does the Donington double for third time in a row

Lap Record tumble as the Briton dominates. Rea and Davies to complete the...
3h ago from Motorsport.com

Rossi doubted he could win again – Yamaha

MotoGP legend Valentino Rossi doubted whether he could win again in the...
4d ago from Motorsport.com

Rivals refuse to write off Marquez

With Marc Marquez having won only one race this there has been plenty of...

Popular On IndyCarToday.com

Follow the 99th Indianapolis 500 live!

No description available...
3h ago from GPUpdate.net

INDY 500 RETRO: Luyendyk’s rookie run

Arie Luyendyk – better known as "Hairy Lunatic" – was an...
3h ago from Racer.com

The Andretti Curse - Will it end in 2015?

Three generations of the Andretti family have attempted to win at Indy and...
1d ago from Motorsport.com

Indy 500: Firestone's legacy

The eve of the 99th running of the Indy 500, and there are statisticians...
8h ago from Racer.com

Popular On TotalWRC.com

Vatanen victorious at Trophy opener

First blood to Finn in Portugal
2h ago from WRC.com

Champion Al-Attiyah wins WRC 2 in Portugal

Al-Attiyah, driving a Ford Fiesta RRC, headed Pontus Tidemand by 37.8sec,...
3h ago from WRC.com

Desafio Ruta 40: an extreme edition

Gonçalves, Terranova, Bonetto and Mazzucco came home first in their...
4h ago from Motorsport.com

Latvala ends barren run with Portugal win

After failing to score in the previous three rounds, Latvala finished...
6h ago from WRC.com

Popular On GunnersToday.com

Chelsea working on stunning deal to sign £73m La Liga...

Chelsea are looking to do some big spending in Spain this summer as...
1h ago from CaughtOffside.com

He's Gunner be a priority: Arsenal's Laurent Koscielny...

WITH an FA Cup final to come, Arsenal have had a more productive season...
1h ago from Express.co.uk

[Player ratings] Arsenal vs West Brom – Walcott...

Arsenal v West Bromwich Albion Barclays Premier League Emirates Kick...
2h ago from AllArsenal.com

(Video) Walcott and Wilshere goals: Arsenal 3-0 West...

Theo Walcott and Jack Wilshere have both scored to put Arsenal three...
4h ago from CaughtOffside.com

Comments

comments powered by Disqus

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.