News Details

FIA issues fresh Turn 8 warning for race

– The FIA has issued a fresh track limits warning ahead of the Austrian Grand Prix, informing drivers that if they gain an advantage by running wide at Turn 8, they risk being punished.Charlie Whiting, the governing body's Race Director, adopted a strict approach for Saturday's qualifying session, deleting times if drivers put all four wheels off the circuit.Numerous drivers, including Q3 runners Lewis Hamilton and Nico Hülkenberg, were caught out and lost some of their qualifying efforts.And ahead of Sunday afternoon's 71-lap encounter, the grid has been told that the tough stance will remain.A clarification from the FIA read: "Any driver leaving the track on the exit of Turn...
Full Story »
10mo ago from GPUpdate.net 0
Share

You May Also Be Interested In...

Button: Stewards need Turn 8 clampdown

Jenson Button says the stewards need to clampdown on drivers running wide...
11mo ago from Crash.net

Drivers exceeding turn eight track limits will have...

Drivers will face having their lap times deleted if they exceed the track...
11mo ago from RichlandF1.com

Austria - What to Watch for…

From Williams’ race hopes hinging on tyres to rookie drivers...
10mo ago from Formula1.com

Vettel: We will fight with all we've got to win in...

Sebastian Vettel determined to win ‘home' race Red Bull will be...
11mo ago from GrandPrix247.com

Elsewhere On The Network

Popular On MotoGPToday.com

Sykes in control despite close times at Donington

First day of action in UK decides top-20 riders for Round 6...
5h ago from Motorsport.com

MotoGP moves closer to Indonesian race from 2017

Indonesia could return to the MotoGP calendar from 2017 after series...
11h ago from Motorsport.com

Rivals refuse to write off Marquez

With Marc Marquez having won only one race this there has been plenty of...

MotoGP eyes Indonesian race from 2017

– MotoGP is looking to add an Indonesian round to its calendar from...
10h ago from GPUpdate.net

Popular On IndyCarToday.com

Indy 500: Indy changes held us back, Honda says

  Honda believes it was disadvantaged by the precautionary changes...
1h ago from Racer.com

Indy 500: Practice 11 results

Power and Dixon on top as Vautier steps in Practice 11 times 1. Will...
6h ago from Crash.net

Brundle to test 18-inch Pirelli GP2 car at Monaco

Grand Prix veteran-turned-TV commentator Martin Brundle is drive an...
16h ago from Motorsport.com

Unlikely circumstances put Briscoe in position to make...

Ryan Briscoe could be the only driver since A.J. Foyt to win the triple...
4h ago from Motorsport.com

Popular On TotalWRC.com

Latvala finds form to lead in Portugal

He won the same stage this morning and this afternoon in his Volkswagen...
5h ago from WRC.com

Latvala leads in Portugal

Finland's Jari-Matti Latvala leads Kris Meeke of Britain at the Rally of...
6h ago from SkySports.com

SS6: Ogier opens account in Portugal

Double champion claims first stage win
7h ago from WRC.com

RX: BTCC ace wins rallycross talent search

Former British Touring Car driver Tom Onslow-Cole has won the inaugural...
10h ago from Crash.net

Popular On GunnersToday.com

Wenger's comments strengthen rumours of Vidal's move...

Arturo Vidal could be on his way to the Emirates, after recently agreeing...
2h ago from AllArsenal.com

Wenger - Final-day focus will benefit us

Arsène Wenger insists the presence of pressure at Sunday’s...
2h ago from Arsenal.com

Arsenal ‘not interested’ in 20-goal sensation

Arsenal chief Arsene Wenger has moved to quell speculation that his side...

Southampton Pair Schneiderlin, Clyne Urged To Reject...

It has been reported that Southampton skipper Jose Fonte says he has been...
4h ago from Nastytackle.com

Comments

comments powered by Disqus

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.