News Details

Hamilton: Merc engine should be OK

Lewis Hamilton is confident that the engine he will be able to use the engine he raced in Australia again, despite retiring early in the Melbourne race. The 2014 Technical Regulations, each driver is also allowed five power units, which consists of six different elements - the motor generator unit-kinetic, a combustion engine, the motor generator unit, a turbocharger, an energy-storage facility and control electronics. Should either of those parts need to be replaces, the driver in question would receive a grid penalty, so losing an entire power unit after just one race could have a telling influence on the rest of his season. Hamilton, however, is confident that would be the case despite...
Full Story »
2y ago from PlanetF1.com 0
Share

You May Also Be Interested In...

Hamilton admits he did not want to stop in Melbourne

Hamilton admits he did not want to stop in Melbourne 24 March, 2014 Lewis...
2y ago from GrandPrix247.com

Hamilton unfazed by Australia exit

Lewis Hamilton has shrugged off his retirement in the opening race of the...
2y ago from BBC.co.uk

Wolff: Favourite tag is OTT

Although Nico Rosberg claimed an uncontested victory in Australia, Toto...
2y ago from PlanetF1.com

Vettel eyes 'strong points'

Red Bull Racing's Sebastian Vettel has set his sights on notching up some...
2y ago from Crash.net

Elsewhere On The Network

Popular On MGPToday.com

Marquez ready for unpredictable Silverstone

MotoGP World Championship leader Marc Marquez believes that at Silverstone...
4h ago from SuperSport.com

Smith will need further surgery on leg injury

Bradley Smith says the knee injury that has ruled him out of this...
11h ago from Motorsport.com

‘I’m going to have a go’ says Lowes ahead of...

Britain’s Alex Lowes will make his competitive MotoGP debut at...
15h ago from BikeSportNews.com

Smith apologises to home fans for absence

– Tech 3 Yamaha rider Bradley Smith has issued an apology to...
14h ago from GPUpdate.net

Popular On IndyCarToday.com

Enerson to return for final two IndyCar races

R.C. Enerson will be back behind the wheel of the No. 19 Dale Coyne Racing...
1h ago from Motorsport.com

Texas finish proved it was a race worth waiting for

Operative words about the Firestone 600 Texas race: “He was smart...
4h ago from Motorsport.com

VIDEO: Firestone 600 highlights

Still catching your breath from Saturday night's Firestone 600 at Texas...
5h ago from Racer.com

INDY LIGHTS: Hamilton Jr. to run Monterey doubleheader

Davey Hamilton Jr., the 18-year-old son of veteran Indy car driver Davey...
6h ago from Racer.com

Popular On TotalWRC.com

Solberg will contest French World RX round after...

Reigning World Rallycross champion Petter Solberg, who was involved in a...
15h ago from Motorsport.com

Smeets named new VW Motorsport boss

Belgian gets top job following Capito's departure
14h ago from WRC.com

Volkswagen appoints Smeets to replace McLaren-bound...

Volkswagen has appointed former WRC co-driver Sven Smeets as its new...
1d ago from Motorsport.com

Wilks to make World RX return in Barcelona with JRM

Former Junior World Rally Championship title-contender Guy Wilks will make...
11h ago from Motorsport.com

Popular On GunnersToday.com

Pictures: Mustafi in his Arsenal kit

Shkodran Mustafi became our sixth signing of the summer on Tuesday when...
4h ago from Arsenal.com

Crystal Palace 'enter race to sign Jack Wilshere'

Crystal Palace have reportedly expressed an interest in signing Jack...
4h ago from SportsMole.co.uk

Arsenal confirm Shkodran Mustafi signing

Arsenal have confirmed the signing of centre-back Shkodran Mustafi from...
4h ago from News.ArseBlog.com

Comments

Hottest News

Mad Max – ‘Someone would have put him in a tree’

Considering how much paperwork the FIA must have... Read More »
9h ago from F1.co.uk

Brundle: F1's Max attack at Spa

It's all about the drivers, always was and always... Read More »
14h ago from SkySports.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.