News Details

No guarantee Austria updates will be raceable - McLaren

Sutton Images Enlarge McLaren says there is no guarantee its new upgrade package for the Austrian Grand Prix will be immediately "raceable". Despite scoring two podium finishes at the opening race in Australia, it soon became clear that this year's McLaren is lacking downforce compared to its rivals. The team has targeted the Austrian and British Grands Prix for a fightback, but ahead of this weekend's trip to the Red Bull Ring, team boss Eric Boullier has tempered expectations. "Since the beginning of the season, we've stated that we need to bring more downforce to the car," he said. "Of course, that's a constantly moving target - for this weekend, however, we'll...
Full Story »
1y ago from espnF1.com 0
Share

You May Also Be Interested In...

McLaren hoping to make steps forward with Austria...

McLaren is hoping to make a strong step forward at the next race in...
1y ago from RichlandF1.com

Grosjean: We’ve made good progress with the car

Romain Grosjean in Canada Lotus driver Romain Grosjean previews the...
1y ago from GrandPrix247.com

McLaren: 'Austria upgrade enough to close the gap'

McLaren are confident its Austrian upgrade package, which has been...
1y ago from TheF1Times.com

Hulkenberg hoping his run of points finishes will...

Nico Hulkenberg is hopeful that his run of consecutive points finishes...
1y ago from RichlandF1.com

Elsewhere On The Network

Popular On MGPToday.com

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

While Honda admits the deficiencies of its new MotoGP engine, the Japanese...
41m ago from Motorsport.com

Yamaha suspects overrevving to blame for engine...

Yamaha overrevved its engines at Mugello, or at least that's the theory...
21h ago from Motorsport.com

Rabat undergoes successful surgery for broken...

Tito Rabat has undergone successful surgery on the left collarbone that...

Lorenzo "very lucky" to leave Mugello with...

Jorge Lorenzo has described himself as “very lucky” to have come away...
1d ago from Motorsport.com

Popular On IndyCarToday.com

Rutherford offers advice to Indy 500 rookies

American open wheel legend Johnny Rutherford has offered some succinct but...
9h ago from SpeedCafe.com

INDY DIARIES: How Roger Penske accidentally gave Mario...

Over 99 runnings, the Indianapolis 500 has become the most famous event...
1d ago from Racer.com

INDY 500: Week 1 notebook

Page 1 of 2 Here's a quick roundup of news and notes from practice and...
13h ago from Racer.com

Newgarden tops post qualy Indy 500 practice

Josef Newgarden set the pace in Monday's post qualifying practice as teams...
18h ago from SpeedCafe.com

Popular On TotalWRC.com

Merzouga Bikes, Stage 2: Rodrigues maintains Hero...

Joaquim Rodrigues consolidated his position as the top Hero MotoSports...
8h ago from Motorsport.com

Portugal WRC: Motorsport.com's driver ratings

As Rally Portugal crowned a fourth different winner in the four past...
1d ago from Motorsport.com

Ogier: 'I achieved my main target'

Championship lead takes priority over rally wins
1d ago from WRC.com

Mikkelsen eyes title push

Mid-event rethink inspires Norwegian
21h ago from WRC.com

Popular On GunnersToday.com

Picture Special: £30m midfielder signs for Arsenal on...

GRANIT XHAKA has signed for Arsenal on a long-term deal.
1h ago from Express.co.uk

Breaking Bank: are we set for a record summer spend?

Good morning, it's getting quiet now. The cold winds of summer whip over...
5h ago from Arseblog.com

Quiz: How much do you know about Xhaka?

How well do you know Granit Xhaka? Test your knowledge of Arsenal's...
31m ago from Arsenal.com

Revealed: The Premier League's top assist kings

EXPRESS SPORT brings you the top providers in the Premier League during...
4h ago from Express.co.uk

Comments

Hottest News

Renault says F1's tyre pressure situation...

There have been concerns expressed recently by a... Read More »
2h ago from Motorsport.com

Alonso gets new engine for Monaco GP

The Spaniard is on a different power unit cycle... Read More »
1h ago from Motorsport.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.