News Details

Why not drop fuel-flow rate rule completely?

Continuing the discussion about the fuel flow rate of 100kgs per hour, Red Bull boss Christian Horner has suggested that the easiest way to ensure that all teams are not caught out by a drifting sensor is to eliminate the fuel-flow rate all together. Some fans have been asking the same question. If the teams only have 100kgs of fuel onboard, then what does it matter how quickly or slowly the teams use it? AUTOSPORT has the call: 'We need a better way of measuring and monitoring the fuel – or get rid of it totally and say you have 100kg, that is your lot,' he said. 'That would be the easiest for the FIA and the teams because the fuel flow restriction would only be qualifying, as you...
Full Story »
1y ago from Formula1Blog.com 0
Share

You May Also Be Interested In...

Horner urges F1 to scrap 'complicated' fuel rule

 SEPANG, Malaysia, March 28, 2014 (AFP) - Red Bull boss Christian...
1y ago from F1Plus.com

Red Bull fuel flow was legal, Mateschitz insists

ed Bull owner Dietrich Mateschitz is adamant that the squad's fuel flow...
1y ago from GPUpdate.net

Horner fears Red Bull could suffer Australia repeat

– Red Bull Team Principal Christian Horner has acknowledged that...
1y ago from GPUpdate.net

Horner: Personally I think it would be easier to get...

Horner: Personally I think it would be easier to get rid of the fuel flow...
1y ago from GrandPrix247.com

Elsewhere On The Network

Popular On MotoGPToday.com

Movistar Yamaha’s 2015 success

Having won all but one race so far this year, Movistar Yamaha MotoGP are...
3h ago from MotoGP.com

Dovizioso to equal Rossi’s record for consecutive...

Andrea Dovizioso is set to equal Valentino Rossi’s record of 230...
3h ago from MotoGP.com

Rossi: 15 years of winning

Not happy with breaking the records of others, Valentino Rossi broke one...
21h ago from MotoGP.com

Qualifying sessions in MotorLand

Mir, Pons and Rivas post best qualifying times at Aragon. Proving the...
17h ago from MotoGP.com

Popular On IndyCarToday.com

Power penalised for Fontana incident

– Will Power has been fined $25,000 and placed on probation for the...
3d ago from GPUpdate.net

IndyCar Power fined $25k; Vautier $10K, Rahal $5k...

The Verizon IndyCar Series has informed its teams of the penalties...
3d ago from Racer.com

IndyCar: 'Insane' race spurs critics, supporters

Several leading IndyCar drivers including Juan Pablo Montoya, Will Power...
6d ago from Racer.com

2016 IndyCar season to be longer, Road America may...

IndyCar is expecting a stronger schedule for next season, which will last...
3d ago from Motorsport.com

Popular On TotalWRC.com

Ogier holds off Mikkelsen to extend lead

Sebastien Ogier is on course to extend his World Rally Championship...
13h ago from SuperSport.com

Lappi keeps Pontus at bay in WRC 2

Skoda duo in charge of Rally Poland support category
13h ago from WRC.com

Thrilling finale awaits in Poland

Ogier ended Saturday’s penultimate leg with a 5.6sec lead over...
14h ago from WRC.com

Ogier pressed by Mikkelsen

Volkswagen team-mates Sebastien Ogier and Andreas Mikkelsen will contest...
13h ago from SkySports.com

Popular On GunnersToday.com

Arsenal Face Stiff Manchester United Competition For...

It has been reported that Manchester United have made an offer for Torino...
2h ago from Nastytackle.com

Manchester United make bid to sign Arsenal target,...

Arsenal preferred desination for top United target. Arsenal news Find out...
2h ago from CaughtOffside.com

Why Theo Walcott's time has arrived to lead the line...

The summer transfer window is in full swing and we're being linked with a...
4h ago from AllArsenal.com

Women's World Cup: England finish third

You can follow the progress of Arsenal Ladies’ stars at the...
8h ago from Arsenal.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.