News Details

Red Bull to ditch nose camera trick

Red Bull must alter the front nose of the RB10, after Adrian Newey exploited a loophole in the 2014 Formula 1 rules. Keen-eyed observers noticed throughout the winter and again when the race season began that the RB10 did not have the mandatory camera mountings installed as per normal. A closer look at the nose revealed that a tiny hole for the television camera lens had been cut between the Casio and Pirelli logos in the nose. The rules say the mountings must not be located inside the carbon structure itself, but Newey's loophole is that the camera was in fact inside the non-structural ‘vanity panel' introduced last year to hide the unseemly nose steps. But while it satisfied the...
Full Story »
7mo ago from GrandPrix247.com 0
Share

You May Also Be Interested In...

Red Bull forced to mount camera outside chassis

Red Bull must amend the location of its mandatory forward-facing onboard...
7mo ago from TheF1Times.com

Red Bull: We were running a lot of other test items

After many hours spent driving the RB10 in the team’s simulator Test...
7mo ago from GrandPrix247.com

Red Bull: Problems cost us time on both days

Sebastian Vettel took over at the wheel of the RB10 for the second and...
7mo ago from GrandPrix247.com

Horner: We want to beat Mercedes fair and square

Christian Horner with his generals on the Red Bull pit wall Red Bull...
7mo ago from GrandPrix247.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.