News Details

Alonso reckons 2014 cars too slow

Scuderia Ferrari Ferrari driver Fernando Alonso says that the 2014 specification Formula 1 cars are too slow. Alonso, who finished the opening two races in fourth places, believes that the slower lap times compared to recent seasons have removed some of the thrill for drivers. "It is still exciting because at the end of the day you are competing against the others," he said. "That is the DNA of the driver, the competition. If we drive go-karts, we enjoy so much and we are driving at 50km/h with very hard tyres and sliding everywhere and we keep enjoying that race. So it is not a problem of excitement. It is just that the cars are too slow. "The fastest lap in Malaysia...
Full Story »
1y ago from F1Zone.net 0
Share

You May Also Be Interested In...

Alonso: Racing is still exciting

Fernando Alonso says racing in F1 is still exciting despite the slower...
1y ago from Crash.net

Raikkonen: I want more fights, wheel-to-wheel battles,...

Raikkonen: I want more fights, wheel-to-wheel battles, racing should be...
1y ago from GrandPrix247.com

Alonso: There’s a long way to go and we are ready to...

Alonso: There’s a long way to go and we are ready to fight 3 April,...
1y ago from GrandPrix247.com

Rosberg: I was trying to chase Lewis but he was a bit...

Rosberg: I was trying to chase Lewis but he was a bit too quick today 30...
1y ago from GrandPrix247.com

Elsewhere On The Network

Popular On MotoGPToday.com

Lorenzo cruises to first win of 2015 at Jerez

Jorge Lorenzo has cruised to his first win of the 2015 MotoGP season in...
15h ago from MotorcycleNews.c...

MotoGP 2015: Championship Standings after Spanish GP

2015 MotoGP Riders’ Championship (Round 4/18) Pos Rider Constructor...

Redding: “I need to be finishing higher up”

Scott Redding is at a loss to describe his lack of pace in the #SpanishGP...
6h ago from MotoGP.com

Arm pump hurts Laverty s points challenge

Eugene Laverty was pleased with the overnight changes he made to his...
9h ago from Crash.net

Popular On IndyCarToday.com

IndyCar: Montoya paces second Indy aero test session

Juan Montoya led the Team Penske charge Sunday afternoon as The Captain's...
7h ago from Racer.com

IndyCar: Aero test day gallery

Images from Sunday's promoter's test of the new speedway aero kits. Click...
3h ago from Racer.com

Michael Andretti: New IndyCar aero kits may be a...

'You can only lose in this scenario." On Sunday, Honda and Chevrolet...
1d ago from Motorsport.com

Honda shows off its Indy 500 challenger

Honda is first out of the box, unveiling its completed Super Speedway aero...
3d ago from Motorsport.com

Popular On TotalWRC.com

Podium for Olsbergs MSE Ford at World RX Hockenheim

Driver Reinis Nitiss earns second place on new course at famed F1 track....
7h ago from Motorsport.com

Solberg wins in Hockenheim as World RX proves a big...

Ford Olsbergs MSE driver Reinis Nitiss took the runners-up spot and Team...
11h ago from Motorsport.com

Wilson targets more M-Sport podiums

Elfyn Evans bagged the team's first podium of the year in Villa Carlos...
18h ago from WRC.com

Toyota postpones deliveries of GT86 CS-R3

In short, first kits will be delivered in October this year, which will...

Popular On GunnersToday.com

Arsenal Target Paulo Dybala Admits Foreign Ambitions

Reports are out claiming that Palermo striker Paulo Dybala admits he's...
1h ago from Nastytackle.com

Arsene Wenger expecting quiet summer

Arsene Wenger has admitted that Arsenal's red-hot form in 2015 has...
4h ago from SportsMole.co.uk

Arsenal to move for £35m Premier League pair who...

Emirates Stadium side chase top quality Southampton and Chelsea charges....
6h ago from CaughtOffside.com

Arsenal Encouraged In Ilkay Gundogan Pursuit

It looks increasingly likely that Ilkay Gundogan with leave Borussia...
5h ago from Nastytackle.com

Comments

comments powered by Disqus

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.