News Details

Kvyat gets taller and hopes growth spurt is over

Daniil Kvyat with Helmut Marko Impressive rookie Daniil Kvyat has his fingers crossed his growth spurt is over. A cursory look at the Russian's formative career, including his GP3 title last year, shows that the then lanky teenager was 175cm tall. But other, perhaps more up-to-date Formula 1 resources are showing the impressive Kvyat at 180cm — the 5cm difference meaning he is either an average 5 foot 9, or a quite-tall 5 foot 11. Helmut Marko, in charge of Red Bull's driver development programme, has been quoted as saying the young Russian is indeed growing very quickly. It has raised fears Kvyat might keep growing and hurt his career by no longer fitting easily at the wheel of...
Full Story »
1y ago from GrandPrix247.com 0
Share

You May Also Be Interested In...

Exclusive Daniil Kvyat Q&A: We're aiming to score big...

The last time Daniil Kvyat raced at the Red Bull Ring - in Formula 3 - he...
1y ago from Formula1.com

Kvyat pleased with career best result

Red Bull/Getty Images Daniil Kvyat expressed his satisfaction after...
1y ago from F1Zone.net

Raikkonen: Mattiacci is a very nice guy who wants to...

KImi Raikkonen with fans at Red Bull Ring Speaking during a Ferrari media...
1y ago from GrandPrix247.com

Kvyat to draw on past Austria experiences

– Toro Rosso rookie Daniil Kvyat is hopeful that his previous...
1y ago from GPUpdate.net

Elsewhere On The Network

Popular On MGPToday.com

Analysis: How Rossi made Yamaha eat out of his hand

When he rejoined Yamaha from Ducati in 2013, Valentino Rossi was very much...
13h ago from Motorsport.com

Honda: Main concern is the electronics

I think at the moment the gap to Jorge and Vale is a lot to do with the...
12h ago from Crash.net

Smith tips two or three top riders to sign before Qatar

Bradley Smith has tipped 'two or three' of MotoGP's top riders to sign...
12h ago from Crash.net

Tight schedule for new Aprilia

Aprilia Racing manager Romano Albesiano admits the factory's all-new...
17h ago from Crash.net

Popular On IndyCarToday.com

Vautier still hopeful of Coyne IndyCar drive

Former IndyCar Rookie of the Year Tristan Vautier is eager to continue...
41m ago from Motorsport.com

IndyCars tougher than ever to drive in 2016, says...

Team Penske’s Simon Pagenaud is impressed with the increased downforce...
6h ago from Motorsport.com

INDYCAR: Sonoma test notebook

Chevy's single-day test at Sonoma Raceway on Wednesday gave fans and...
4h ago from Racer.com

INDYCAR: Chilton encouraged after first test

New Chip Ganassi Racing driver Max Chilton turned his first laps in an...
9h ago from Racer.com

Popular On TotalWRC.com

Green light for Sweden stage opener

The rally organisers, FIA, WRC Promoter and manufacturers all met again...
4h ago from EuroSport.com

Ogier: I'm up for the Swedish challenge

Upbeat champ unfazed by mild conditions
9h ago from WRC.com

Global Rallycross to open 2016 season at Wild Horse...

The season opener and first of four doubleheaders on the schedule, will...
12h ago from Motorsport.com

Ogier blasts 'idiot' decision

World champion Sebastien Ogier blasted Rally of Sweden organisers as...
1d ago from SuperSport.com

Popular On GunnersToday.com

Will fans benefit from Premier League's TV cash...

'Soft salary cap' is expected to be repeated ahead of next season's...
4h ago from Telegraph.co.uk

Arsenal to travel to United States in pre-season

Arsenal have confirmed that they will travel to the United States as part...
6h ago from SportsMole.co.uk

Arsenal to take on MLS All-Star team

Arsenal will play an MLS All-Star team in a pre-season match in California...
4h ago from BBC.co.uk

Polish star set for Arsenal despite 'many' Premier...

GETTY Wojciech Szczesny will reportedly spend one more season on loan at...
6h ago from Express.co.uk

Comments

Hottest News

GP2 drivers hit out at Carmen Jorda

Renault development driver Carmen Jorda has been... Read More »
13h ago from F1i.com

Mercedes reveals detailed look of its F1 power unit

The defending world champions, Mercedes presented... Read More »
7h ago from ThisIsF1.com

Video: Hear Ferrari’s 2016 F1 engine being fired up

Ferrari has published a video of its 2016 F1... Read More »
9h ago from ThisIsF1.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.