News Details

Nervous teams to sit out Saturday practice

Television and trackside viewers face a questionable spectacle on Saturday morning at Albert Park. As ever, an hour of practice is scheduled to finish just two hours before the all-important qualifying hour. Some teams, however, may not bother to send their cars out at all on Saturday morning. That's because the newly V6-powered cars have not only proved worryingly unreliable in winter testing, but because repairing them now takes much longer than in the past. "Sometimes hours pass before a diagnosis is even made," said Auto Motor und Sport correspondent Michael Schmidt. A full engine change can now take a whopping six hours, but Force India technical boss Andy Green added:...
Full Story »
2y ago from GrandPrix.com 0
Share

You May Also Be Interested In...

The Big Preview: Round 1, Australian Grand Prix at...

The Big Preview: Round 1, Australian Grand Prix at Albert Park, Melbourne...
2y ago from GrandPrix247.com

Australian Grand Prix: Toro Rosso previews Melbourne

Australian Grand Prix: Toro Rosso previews Melbourne 11 March, 2014 Toro...
2y ago from GrandPrix247.com

Australian Grand Prix: Toro Rosso preview Melbourne

Australian Grand Prix: Toro Rosso preview Melbourne 10 March, 2014 Albert...
2y ago from GrandPrix247.com

Photos: Thursday at Albert Park

No description available...
2y ago from GPUpdate.net

Elsewhere On The Network

Popular On MGPToday.com

Moto2: Zarco and Binder among riders sampling Red Bull...

Reigning Moto2 world champion Johann Zarco and Moto3 championship leader...

Moto2: Who the hell is Luca Marini?

It’s not always the step up in racing to be a member of one of the...

Dovizioso “not obsessed” with breaking MotoGP...

Andrea Dovizioso says that taking a first win in MotoGP since 2009 would...
1d ago from Motorsport.com

Opinion: Rossi screw-up ends title chances?

To call Sunday’s MotoGP race an unmitigated disaster for the factory...

Popular On IndyCarToday.com

Stoneman gets IndyCar test with Andretti

– Dean Stoneman will sample IndyCar machinery with Andretti...
6h ago from GPUpdate.net

INDYCAR: Stoneman 'going to enjoy' WG test

Dean Stoneman will make his IndyCar test debut with his Indy Lights squad...
25m ago from Racer.com

Stoneman to test with Andretti at Watkins Glen

Dean Stoneman will have a taste of driving an IndyCar when he...

Target to end its Ganassi IndyCar sponsorship

Target is withdrawing from IndyCar at season’s end, after 27 years on...
1d ago from Motorsport.com

Popular On TotalWRC.com

Tanak spurred on by Poland near miss

Estonian steps up his preparations
4h ago from WRC.com

Latvala tops Finland shakedown

Volkswagen closes out top three times
5h ago from WRC.com

Recce notes: Neste Rally Finland

Advertising Tuesday and Wednesday are recce days in Finland, when WRC...
10h ago from WRC.com

Rautiainen on Finland’s unique co-driving test

Rautiainen on Finland’sunique co-driving test Co-driving great Timo...
1d ago from WRC.com

Popular On GunnersToday.com

Petr Cech: 'Per Mertesacker will be hard to replace'

Arsenal goalkeeper Petr Cech has warned that it will be tough to replace...
1h ago from SportsMole.co.uk

Arsenal keeping tabs on City's Denayer

Earlier this month a couple of publications reported that Arsenal are...
1h ago from News.ArseBlog.com

Francis Coquelin to fill in as makeshift defender?

Arsenal midfielder Francis Coquelin has hinted that he could fill in as a...
1h ago from SportsMole.co.uk

Wenger promotes The Jeff to Arsenal first team

Arsenal have confirmed that Jeff ‘The Jeff' Reine-Adelaide has been...
3h ago from News.ArseBlog.com

Comments

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.