News Details

Magnussen says tyres present biggest challenge

– McLaren driver Kevin Magnussen says that the challenges presented by Pirelli's tyres are his biggest focus following practice for the Malaysian Grand Prix. Magnussen encountered a couple of technical issues during practice and complained of oversteer in his MP4-29 on his way to setting the 12th fastest time at Sepang. The Dane, who finished on the podium during an Australian Grand Prix largely unaffected by tyre limitations, is aware of the challenge he faces this weekend. "I’ve never driven a car in these sorts of temperatures – so I learned a lot today," he said. "As I say, the track temperatures are so hot here that the tyres are really suffering – but...
Full Story »
2y ago from GPUpdate.net 0
Share

You May Also Be Interested In...

Magnussen expecting tougher race in Malaysia

McLaren-Mercedes McLaren's Kevin Magnussen says he is expecting a tougher...
2y ago from F1Zone.net

Malaysian Grand Prix: Caterham preview Sepang weekend

Malaysian Grand Prix: Caterham preview Sepang weekend 22 March, 2014...
2y ago from GrandPrix247.com

Malaysian Grand Prix: MH370 tragedy overshadows race...

Kuala Lumpur:  Malaysia will host the most sombre race in its...
2y ago from NDTVSports.com

Massa gaining greater understanding of tyres

– Felipe Massa says that Friday practice for the Malaysian Grand...
2y ago from GPUpdate.net

Elsewhere On The Network

Popular On MGPToday.com

Pedrosa to join Rossi at Yamaha, Viñales to remain at...

Dani Pedrosa may be set to make an incredible shift from Honda to Yamaha,...

Analysis: How Honda got the upper hand over Marquez

In negotiations between Honda and Marc Marquez, it was the latter who...
7h ago from Motorsport.com

Crutchlow eyeing up Repsol Honda seat for 2017

Cal Crutchlow may well be eyeing up a return to a factory seat for the...

Márquez hoping to confirm Honda gains

– MotoGP championship leader Marc Márquez is eager to confirm the...
6h ago from GPUpdate.net

Popular On IndyCarToday.com

IndyCar to seek replacement for Boston

IndyCar is expected to explore replacement venues after promoters of the...
19h ago from SpeedCafe.com

Mann confirms Indy 500 start with Dale Coyne

Plans for Pippa Mann to return for a fourth straight year under Dale Coyne...
15h ago from SpeedCafe.com

MILLER: Healing IndyCar's black eye

An IndyCar biggie called over the weekend and was miffed about two...
1d ago from Racer.com

INDYCAR: Saavedra ruled out of Indy 500

AFS Racing team owner Gary Peterson and driver Sebastian Saavedra have...
1d ago from Racer.com

Popular On TotalWRC.com

Home fixtures for WRC trio

A busy weekend for some of the WRC regulars
4h ago from WRC.com

Toivonen tribute in Finland

Show runs for Finn's winning Lancia Delta S4
3h ago from WRC.com

TVS hints full-scale Dakar entry in future

Indian two-wheeler manufacturer TVS is considering competing in the Dakar...
12h ago from Motorsport.com

Reeves to make Australian Rally Championship comeback

Former WRC Academy competitor Brendan Reeves is set to make his comeback...
16h ago from Motorsport.com

Popular On GunnersToday.com

Twitter Reacts: Celebrities along with Man Utd and...

TARSPORT bring you the best tweets from celebrities and football legends...
1h ago from DailyStar.co.uk

Arsenal linked with highly-rated Napoli defender

Arsenal has been linked with Napoli defender Kalidou Koulibaly as Arsene...
10h ago from ArsenalFever.com

Wolfsburg Launching Massive Bid For Olivier Giroud

It has been revealed that Wolfsburg are preparing a massive offer for...
1h ago from Nastytackle.com

Comments

Hottest News

Honeymoon is over as Vettel feels Ferrari tension

Sebastian Vettel is starting feeling the pressure... Read More »
9h ago from GrandPrix247.com

In Russia I escaped by a whisker – Alonso

McLaren-Honda ace Fernando Alonso says Formula 1... Read More »
5h ago from ThisIsF1.com

Haas to make engine decision this week

Ferrari spent three of its development tokens... Read More »
5h ago from Motorsport.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.