News Details

Tyre-warmer ban for 2015 season in doubt

Tyre-warmer ban for 2015 season in doubt 11 April, 2014 The plan to ban the use of tyre warmers by Formula 1 teams in 2015 is currently in doubt. This week at the Bahrain test, after Williams test driver Felipe Nasr tried an experimental Pirelli tyre, the Brazilian said it was 'very difficult to get them up to temperature, even in the Bahrain heat'. 'It will be even more of a challenge at tracks such as Silverstone or Spa,' he warned. Pirelli boss Paul Hembery said the main issue is tyre pressure, as the difference between a cold and a hot tyre is significant. 'At present,' he is quoted by Speed Week, 'we believe it will be difficult to implement the FIA's plan for 2015.' Formula 1′s...
Full Story »
2y ago from GrandPrix247.com 0
Share

You May Also Be Interested In...

Nasr: Very difficult without tyre blankets

– Williams reserve Felipe Nasr described as "very...
2y ago from GPUpdate.net

Nasr: Difficult without tyre blankets

Williams F1 Team Felipe Nasr says that getting tyres up to temperature...
2y ago from F1Zone.net

'Progress' with 2015 tyre - Pirelli

Pirelli brought prototype 2015 tyres to Bahrain Sutton Images Enlarge...
2y ago from espnF1.com

Nasr learning from Williams tyre test

Felipe Nasr says he used the tyre test in Bahrain on Wednesday for his own...
2y ago from Crash.net

Elsewhere On The Network

Popular On MGPToday.com

Analysis: How Mugello proved to Vinales Yamaha was the...

Yamaha-bound rider Maverick Vinales is certain he's made the right choice...
1d ago from Motorsport.com

Mugello Expert Opinion: Casey Stoner

Without doubt Andrea Iannone and the Desmosedici GP had the pace to run...

Analysis: Why struggling Honda had to redesign its...

While Honda admits the deficiencies of its new MotoGP engine, the Japanese...
3d ago from Motorsport.com

Yamaha suspects overrevving to blame for engine...

Yamaha overrevved its engines at Mugello, or at least that's the theory...
4d ago from Motorsport.com

Popular On IndyCarToday.com

INDY 500: Six Team USA Scholarship alumni among field...

Above (left to right): Matthew Brabham, Conor Daly, Josef Newgarden,...
3h ago from Racer.com

GALLERY: The 99 Indy 500-winning cars

On Sunday, one of the cars in Gasoline Alley is going to be wheeled out...
5h ago from Racer.com

PADDOCK NOTEBOOK: 100th Indy 500

As the countdown to the 100th running of the Indianapolis 500 continues,...
3h ago from SpeedCafe.com

Hinchcliffe: I’m in a great place mentally

Indianapolis 500 polesitter James Hinchcliffe says he holds no fears about...
7h ago from SpeedCafe.com

Popular On TotalWRC.com

Lydden WRX: Solberg leads Day 1 as Loeb hits trouble

Reigning World Rallycross Champion Petter Solberg leads the way after the...
6h ago from Motorsport.com

The WRC gallery: Round 5: Portugal

Advertising Here is a selection of some of our favourite photographs,...
1d ago from WRC.com

Merzouga, Stage 5: Benavides wins as Rodrigues ends...

Honda's Kevin Benavides took win in the 2016 edition of Merzouga Rally at...
1d ago from Motorsport.com

Camilli buoyed by Portugal result

M-Sport driver reflects on fifth place finish
1d ago from WRC.com

Popular On GunnersToday.com

Tottenham set to battle Arsenal and Leicester for...

GETTY TARGET: Janssen's wanted by a host of Premier League clubs Spurs...
54m ago from DailyStar.co.uk

EXCLUSIVE: Arsenal fans now want Arsene Wenger to STAY...

GETTY STAYING: Wenger will be at Arsenal for at least another season That...
54m ago from DailyStar.co.uk

Granit Xhaka's trophy winning past can lead Arsenal to...

GETTY SKIPPER: Xhaka has been a captain from a young age The Switzerland...
54m ago from DailyStar.co.uk

Arsenal dealt huge blow as superstar duo linked with...

It is already of common knowledge that some Arsenal players are expected...
5h ago from ArsenalFever.com

Comments

Hottest News

Wolff: Mercedes going through a tough time

Mercedes confirmed that Nico Rosberg and Lewis... Read More »
1h ago from ThisIsF1.com

Qualifying Results – 2016 Monaco GP

Full qualifying results for round 6 of the 2016... Read More »
9h ago from ThisIsF1.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.