News Details

Williams adopts central cooling funnel

Williams have enjoyed several extremely productive testing days so far, and with the end of the tests nearing, the team is applying and testing new aerodynamic parts. One of the bigger upgrades fitted on the FW36 on Thursday with Bottas and Friday with Massa is the new rear bodywork featuring wider sidepod exits and a central funnel that blows hot sidepod air around the exhaust. The team switched bodywork throughout the day for both drivers to be able to evaluate the new parts properly. It does not appear like Williams had to add more cooling as the car ran fairly reliably before the change of bodywork, but possibly they are simply anticipating races with high ambient temperatures....
Full Story »
2y ago from F1Technical.net 0
Share

You May Also Be Interested In...

Tech Talk: McLaren's various cooling options

Cooling is one of the main priorities for all of the teams this season,...
2y ago from TheF1Times.com

Williams appoint Nasr as test and reserve driver

Brazilian Felipe Nasr made his Williams debut in Bahrain on Saturday...
2y ago from Formula1.com

Felipe Nasr joins Williams as reserve driver

Williams have signed Brazilian Felipe Nasr to the position of Test and...
2y ago from F1Technical.net

Williams appoints Felipe Nasr as test and reserve...

Williams has announced the appointment of Brazilian Felipe Nasr to the...
2y ago from F1Zone.net

Elsewhere On The Network

Popular On MGPToday.com

Crutchlow blasts MotoGP Safety Commission absentees

Cal Crutchlow has criticised the riders who failed to turn up for the most...
2h ago from Motorsport.com

MotoGP: Pedrosa charge halted by two-part race

Dani Pedrosa’s hopes of turning around a disastrous weekend in Assen...

Moto2: Lowes left suffering with grip issues in Assen

Sam Lowes has admitted that he was lucky to get away with fourth place...

Hernández left to rue lost victory chance

– Aspar rider Yonny Hernández was left to rue a lost victory...
5h ago from GPUpdate.net

Popular On IndyCarToday.com

Video: IndyCar Road America highlights

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

INDYCAR: Iowa will test injured arm - Newgarden

Josef Newgarden knows that IndyCar's next event on the Iowa oval will be...
24m ago from Racer.com

MILLER: A glorious throwback

There's not an over-abundance of joy in the IndyCar paddock nowadays and...
21h ago from Racer.com

"What They're Saying" from KOHLER Grand Prix

Top 10 quotes from the Kohler Grand Prix Verizon IndyCar Series race on...
1d ago from Motorsport.com

Popular On TotalWRC.com

Simone defends Junior lead

Koci, Folb and Veiby keen to gain ground
5h ago from WRC.com

FIA annuls Prokop penalty in Rally Italy

Martin Prokop has announced the five-minute time penalty he had received...
1h ago from Motorsport.com

Pursuing the podium in Poland

Mads Østberg and Éric Camilli take their Ecoboost-powered Ford Fiesta RS...
15h ago from Motorsport.com

Latvala stars at Goodwood

Finn pilots Polo R up famous hillclimb
23h ago from WRC.com

Popular On GunnersToday.com

Samir Nasri: I could've had a better career

Samir Nasri has admitted that he looks back on his career with...
2h ago from FourFourTwo.com

Arsenal ready to meet £32.5m release clause for star...

Arsenal are set to compete with West Ham United for £32.5 million Inter...
2h ago from ArsenalFever.com

Arsenal Will Stop Winger From Playing International...

According to reports breaking in the African media today, Arsenal will not...
3h ago from FreshArsenal.com

Comments

Hottest News

Mercedes F1 tyre pressure trick revealed

A trick employed by Mercedes to counter Pirelli's... Read More »
3h ago from ThisIsF1.com

Mercedes devious tyre pressure trick revealed

A trick employed by Mercedes to counter Pirelli's... Read More »
2h ago from GrandPrix247.com

Kvyat breaks silence as Red Bull eyes future

Daniil Kvyat has finally broken his long Twitter... Read More »
4h ago from ThisIsF1.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.