News Details

Melbourne 'next stage' in Renault's recovery plan

Melbourne has always been a very tough circuit for Formula 1 cars, but this year the challenge will be even greater with the new Power Units making their race debut. Not in the least for Renault, given their troubled preparation. Some of the main features of Albert Park will pose the biggest challenges: the tight corners and the short bursts of acceleration. The vast majority of the corners are mid to low speed, such as the first and second corners, and then the chicane coming back onto the pit straight. Such low speeds make the braking loads very high – putting the pressure on the new brake by wire system right from the start. On a positive note the heavy braking does give plenty of...
Full Story »
1y ago from F1Technical.net 0
Share

You May Also Be Interested In...

Australian Grand Prix: Williams preview Melbourne

Australian Grand Prix: Williams preview Melbourne 10 March, 2014 This...
1y ago from GrandPrix247.com

Sutil ancitipating Melbourne lottery

Sauber F1 Team Adrian Sutil believes the season-opening Australian Grand...
1y ago from F1Zone.net

Australian Grand Prix: Renault preview Melbourne

Australian Grand Prix: Renault preview Melbourne 11 March, 2014 Renault...
1y ago from GrandPrix247.com

Australian Grand Prix: Renault previews Melbourne

Australian Grand Prix: Renault previews Melbourne 11 March, 2014 Renault...
1y ago from GrandPrix247.com

Elsewhere On The Network

Popular On MotoGPToday.com

Rossi wins as Márquez crashes out

– Valentino Rossi claimed his second victory of the season in...
1h ago from GPUpdate.net

Fenati starting last after clash with Ajo in Moto3...

Romano Fenati got 3 penalty points for displaying agressive behaviour and...
5h ago from MotoGP.com

Fenati and Ajo clash in Moto3 warm-up

Romano Fenati got 3 penalty points for displaying agressive behaviour and...
6h ago from MotoGP.com

Popular On IndyCarToday.com

Josef Newgarden tops Long Beach warm-up

Chevrolet continued their sweep of all track sessions in Long Beach this...
2h ago from Crash.net

Long Beach: Sunday warm-up results

Josef Newgarden tops Long Beach warm-up Sunday warm-up times 1. Josef...
2h ago from Crash.net

Castroneves on pole as disaster strikes Power

Helio Castroneves edged Penske team-mate Juan Pablo Montoya for pole...
19h ago from SpeedCafe.com

Penske continues to pace Long Beach practice

There was a new name at the top of the timesheets following the third and...
1d ago from Crash.net

Popular On TotalWRC.com

Latvala inspired by McRae onboards

The Finn sought inspiration after no-scores on the rounds in Sweden and...
11h ago from WRC.com

Citroën: An endurance rally in Argentina

The Citroën Total Abu Dhabi World Rally Team has conducted extensive...
1d ago from Motorsport.com

Latvala Looking to Bounce Back In Argentina

With the 2015 FIA World Rally Championship entering it's second quarter...

Rally Argentina: Event timetable

Complete event timetable for Rally Argentina, the fourth round out of 13...
2d ago from Crash.net

Popular On GunnersToday.com

Arsenal Face Man City Competition For Athletic Bilbao...

It has been reported that Manchester City are interested in Athletic...
55m ago from Nastytackle.com

Reading v Arsenal – TunnelCam

Via the FA's YouTube channel, here's the TunnelCam from yesterday's 2-1...
11h ago from News.ArseBlog.com

Mats Hummels To Turn Down Arsenal For Man Utd Move

It has been reported that Borussia Dortmund captain Mats Hummels'...
5h ago from Nastytackle.com

'The Bourne Ultimate-Tim':Twitter reacts to Tim...

Aston Villa's shock 2-1 win against Liverpool in the FA Cup semi final at...
2h ago from CaughtOffside.com

Comments

comments powered by Disqus

Hottest News

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.