News Details

F1 Doomsday clock won't strike in Melbourne

During his Thursday afternoon address to the media, Charlie Whiting moved to dispel fears that Formula One could be facing its most gelastic scenario since Indianapolis 2005. Whiting was quick to point out that whilst such a situation was remote, he did admit that if “it came to the situation where no cars were actually running, we'd simply stop the race – because there wouldn't be much of one, would there?” 'If the race couldn't be restarted as the rules say, then the results would be declared on the lap prior to the one during which the race was stopped and whoever was running at that time would be the winner.' Whiting also added that there was nothing to stop a car that had...
Full Story »
1y ago from RichlandF1.com 0
Share

You May Also Be Interested In...

Marko: Our software guys now slave around the clock on...

Marko: Our software guys now slave around the clock on 18 hour shifts 6...
1y ago from GrandPrix247.com

Stewards to be lenient on 107 percent qualifying rule

Stewards to be lenient on 107 percent qualifying rule 13 March, 2014...
1y ago from GrandPrix247.com

Concerns raised over starting procedure

Marussia F1 Team Formula 1 race director Charlie Whiting has admitted...
1y ago from F1Zone.net

Whiting warns teams over fuel consumption

Formula 1 race director Charlie Whiting has warned that there will be...
1y ago from F1Zone.net

Elsewhere On The Network

Popular On MotoGPToday.com

MotoGP Silverstone - Warm-up Results

After dry practice and qualifying rain arrived on Sunday morning at...
2h ago from Crash.net

Scott Redding signs for Ducati

As rumoured, Scott Redding will leave Marc VDS and join Pramac Ducati for...
1h ago from Crash.net

#BritishGP: MotoGP Race Guidev

All of the vitals stats and information any fan needs to know in a...
3h ago from MotoGP.com

Ron Haslam Interview: “Lorenzo seems to have the...

Former British GP rider Ron Haslam discusses what makes Silverstone so...
4h ago from MotoGP.com

Popular On IndyCarToday.com

OPINION: Graham Rahal – just look at him now

Page 1 of 2 We weren’t mean. We weren’t putting the boot in while he...
5h ago from Racer.com

Will Power tops Fast Six to claim Sonoma pole

Defending IndyCar Series champion Will Power has aced qualifying to...
12h ago from SpeedCafe.com

IndyCar: Drivers taking Stefan Wilson under their wing

In the wake of Justin Wilson's death earlier this week, most of the...
16h ago from Racer.com

IndyCar: Road America test planned for September

A significant portion of Verizon IndyCar Series teams are planning to...
10h ago from Racer.com

Popular On TotalWRC.com

Lefebvre's WRC return on Tour de Corse

Frenchman gets a second World Rally Car outing on asphalt
1h ago from WRC.com

F1 ace Jenson Button tests Mini and VW Beetle...

Formula 1 star Jenson Button tested rallycross cars at Lydden Hill today...
3d ago from Motorsport.com

Loeb says WRC return not in his plans

Sebastien Loeb says that a return to the WRC is not part of his plans,...
2d ago from Motorsport.com

Meeke: 'I have to continue working'

Brit counting on an error-free Australia
1d ago from WRC.com

Popular On GunnersToday.com

Karim Benzema speaks out on his future following...

Real Madrid forward Karim Benzema has finally spoken out following a...
46m ago from AllArsenal.com

Arsenal ace apologetic after his performance at St...

Arsenal star Theo Walcott seemed apologetic following our 1-0 win against...
1h ago from AllArsenal.com

Five players who can lead Arsenal to Champions League...

This season started on a positive note for Arsenal with a 1-0 win over...
26m ago from ArsenalFever.com

Stats: How bad is Chelsea's start compared to previous...

Nobody expected Jose Mourinho’s Chelsea side to start the 2015/16...
4h ago from SportsKeeda.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.