News Details

Marc Priestley's Spanish GP pit stop analysis

My Ryanair flight home from the Spanish GP on Sunday night was mostly spent pouring over various race lap analysis, speed trap data and sector times, amongst other things… that’s right, it’s a rock and roll lifestyle on the road these days. A few things caught my eye, some I’m still trying to analyse further and make sense of, but one set of figures that stood out for me, was the summary of pitstop times from the race. The times show patterns forming, many of which you won’t be too surprised at, but there are a few details that surprised me just a little. I’ll refer to all times as the total time spent in the pit lane, because that’s how it should...
Full Story »
2y ago from TheF1Times.com 0
Share

You May Also Be Interested In...

Marussia fastest on stop-start day

Marrussia driver Max Chilton recorded the fastest time on the first day...
2y ago from PlanetF1.com

Vettel gets grid penalty for gearbox change

Sebastian Vettel will take a grid penalty for changing his gearbox after...
2y ago from TheF1Times.com

Vergne hit with £25k fine and ten-place penalty

Toro Rosso and Jean-Eric Vergne have been handed a double punishment for...
2y ago from TheF1Times.com

Irritated Button rues pit stop gamble

Jenson Button believes his race was ruined when McLaren decided to haul...
2y ago from PlanetF1.com

Elsewhere On The Network

Popular On MGPToday.com

Lorenzo: Assen qualifying was like “riding on ice or...

Reigning MotoGP champion Jorge Lorenzo says his Assen qualifying struggles...
9h ago from Motorsport.com

Dovizioso “lucky” to follow Rossi on crucial pole...

Dutch MotoGP pole winner Andrea Dovizioso admitted he was “lucky” to...
11h ago from Motorsport.com

Dovizioso takes pole at damp Assen

– Ducati's Andrea Dovizioso claimed his first pole position of the...
12h ago from GPUpdate.net

Popular On IndyCarToday.com

Newgarden cleared for Road America practice

IndyCar driver Josef Newgarden has received medical clearance to compete...
3h ago from SpeedCafe.com

Kanaan leads Ganassi 1-2 in third practice at Road...

Tony Kanaan left it until the final seconds of the session to edge his...
7h ago from Motorsport.com

Tires, not fuel, may decide strategies at Road America

IndyCar drivers are dealing with rapid tire wear around the four-mile road...
7h ago from Motorsport.com

INDYCAR: Tire conservation key for Road America

A combination of Road America's endless run of long and fast corners and...
4h ago from Racer.com

Popular On TotalWRC.com

Paddon targets Poland bounce back

Kiwi keen to put recent disappointment behind him
16h ago from WRC.com

Craig Breen and Stéphane Lefebvre to represent Abu...

Winners of Rally de Portugal with Kris Meeke and Paul Nagle, the Abu Dhabi...
1d ago from Motorsport.com

Ogier draws 'additional strength' from fatherhood

Will Tim make the champ even faster?
1d ago from WRC.com

Hyundai Motorsport targets podium at fast and furious...

Hyundai Motorsport is ready to challenge for another podium result in...
1d ago from Motorsport.com

Popular On GunnersToday.com

Big changes… three in, three out at Arsenal this...

Big changes… three in, three out at Arsenal this summer BEGIN...

Garbine Muguruza keeping an eye on Spain at Euro 2016...

Garbine Muguruza keeping an eye on Spain at Euro 2016 as French Open...
9h ago from DailyMail.co.uk

Comments

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.