News Details

Button: Stewards need Turn 8 clampdown

Jenson Button says the stewards need to clampdown on drivers running wide at Turn 8 following practice for the Austrian Grand Prix. A number of drivers were running wide at the penultimate corner, making use of a large run-off area to carry more speed. Race director Charlie Whiting said he would “inform drivers of the future policy” following the end of practice and Button admitted it was dangerous for drivers to take too many liberties with the corner. “There will probably be a couple of talking points in the drivers' briefing tonight,” Button said. “The pit entry at Turn Eight is tricky; I tried to go round the outside of someone who was pitting, but I just went straight on...
Full Story »
2y ago from Crash.net 0
Share

You May Also Be Interested In...

Reaction round-up: Austrian Grand Prix practice

The on-track action at the Red Bull Ring kicked off on Friday, ahead of...
2y ago from RichlandF1.com

Button: Upgrades giving McLaren what they expected

Jenson Button says the upgrades taken to the Austrian Grand Prix by...
2y ago from RichlandF1.com

Button concerned by penultimate corner

McLaren-Mercedes Jenson Button says he is concerned about the layout of...
2y ago from F1Zone.net

Button: A few talking points

Jenson Button has highlighted the pit entry as well as the exit of Turn 8...
2y ago from PlanetF1.com

Elsewhere On The Network

Popular On MGPToday.com

MotoGP: Roberts family feud ends up in court

Three-time 500 Grand Prix champion Kenny Roberts and son Kurtis Roberts...
10h ago from MotorcycleNews.c...

MotoGP: Rossi looking forward to track with ‘nice...

Valentino Rossi says he’s looking forward to returning to a track with...

Dovizioso still in some pain after test crash

– Andrea Dovizioso admits he is still in "some pain"...
8h ago from GPUpdate.net

Marquez ready for unpredictable Silverstone

MotoGP World Championship leader Marc Marquez believes that at Silverstone...
1d ago from SuperSport.com

Popular On IndyCarToday.com

INDYCAR: Hinchcliffe, SPM penalized for domed skid...

IndyCar announced Wednesday that it had fined Schmidt Peterson...
2h ago from Racer.com

INDYCAR: 'We're still in the game,' Kanaan says

Tony Kanaan admits that he's going to need a "little bit of...
2h ago from Racer.com

INDYCAR: Rossi considers Andretti-Herta extension

Indy 500 winner Alexander Rossi appears to have multiple options for 2017...
5h ago from Racer.com

Graham Rahal prevails in epic Texas IndyCar finish

Graham Rahal staged a remarkable last lap pass to claim victory in the...
1h ago from SpeedCafe.com

Popular On TotalWRC.com

wrc.com interview: Jost Capito, Part 1

Advertising Sven Smeets, the man who will take over at Volkswagen from 1...
8h ago from WRC.com

TOP 5 HIGHLIGHTS ADAC RALLYE DEUTSCHLAND

TOP 5 HIGHLIGHTS ADAC RALLYE DEUTSCHLAND
12h ago from WRC.com

Solberg will contest French World RX round after...

Reigning World Rallycross champion Petter Solberg, who was involved in a...
1d ago from Motorsport.com

Smeets named new VW Motorsport boss

Belgian gets top job following Capito's departure
1d ago from WRC.com

Popular On GunnersToday.com

Colchester sign Fosu and Kamara

Colchester United sign Arsenal midfielder Glen Kamara and Reading winger...
4h ago from BBC.co.uk

[Video] Jack Wilshere – I'll Be Back Home

Jack Wilshere has officially made the move to AFC Bournemouth albeit on a...
2h ago from AllArsenal.com

34-cap international undergoing medical ahead of...

According to Sky Sports News, Arsenal midfielder Jack Wilshere is...

Kelechi Nwakali joins MVV Maastricht

Nigerian youngster Kelechi Nwakali has joined Dutch side MVV Maastricht on...
5h ago from News.ArseBlog.com

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.