News Details

Van der Garde crash curtails test

Giedo van der Garde brought an early end to the in-season test at Silverstone by crashing heavily in the final half an hour on Wednesday. The Sauber reserve driver was on his final run of the day on soft tyres when he ran wide at Copse, lost control and spun the car through 180 degrees, hitting the barrier at high speed. The incident caused damage to the barrier which meant the session could not restart and van der Garde admitted it was his error which caused a big impact. “In the afternoon, during my last outing on the soft tyres, I unfortunately lost the rear of the car and went into the barrier on my second lap when I was pushing,” van der Garde said. “It was a hard crash, but...
Full Story »
1y ago from Crash.net 0
Share

You May Also Be Interested In...

Bianchi fastest for Ferrari as Silverstone test ends

Jules Bianchi made the most of his late call-up from Ferrari to set the...
1y ago from Formula1.com

Silverstone Test Day 2: Bianchi fastest for Ferrari

Jules Bianchi tops on day two at Silverstone Regular Marussia driver Jules...
1y ago from GrandPrix247.com

Van der Garde bemused by late crash

– Giedo van der Garde has admitted that he is unsure as to the...
1y ago from GPUpdate.net

Kvyat fastest as Lotus tests low-profile Pirellis

Charles Pic on track using the low-profile Pirellis Sutton Images...
1y ago from espnF1.com

Elsewhere On The Network

Popular On MGPToday.com

Redding: 2016 'make or break' year

– Pramac rider Scott Redding has described 2016 as a "make or...
1h ago from GPUpdate.net

Winning in MotoGP ‘possible’ says Ducati’s...

The Octo Pramac man believes the unified electronics gives everyone more...
1h ago from BikeSportNews.com

Lorenzo comfortable with Rossi preference

Reigning MotoGP champion Jorge Lorenzo has said that he does not mind...
7h ago from SuperSport.com

Video of the Day: Suzuki Sepang review

No description available...
5h ago from GPUpdate.net

Popular On IndyCarToday.com

Helio Castroneves: “Trust me, Phoenix is going to be...

All four Team Penske drivers ended the Chevrolet test at Phoenix...
17h ago from Motorsport.com

INDYCAR: High hopes at Foyt after engineering revamp

Larry Foyt is optimistic that a reinforced engineering group and the...
12h ago from Racer.com

Jack Harvey: IndyCar “more exciting than Formula 1...

Racing Steps Foundation graduate Jack Harvey is seeking to step up to the...

Carpenter impressed with Phoenix challenge and...

Ed Carpenter says IndyCar’s return to Phoenix International Raceway will...
18h ago from Motorsport.com

Popular On TotalWRC.com

Scandinavians vs the world in Sweden's WRC 2 clash

However to do that they'll first have to get past the distinctly non...
18h ago from WRC.com

Rally Sweden: News in Brief

Stories making the news ahead of this week’s WRC encounter
23h ago from WRC.com

Østberg cleans up in Finnskog

M-Sport driver untouchable in home country warm-up
1d ago from WRC.com

Kubica confirmed to skip Rally Sweden

Robert Kubica has officially withdrawn from competing at Rally Sweden but...
22h ago from Crash.net

Popular On GunnersToday.com

Somewhere there's an online calculator you'll need

I spent ages last night working on a thing. Nothing to do with Arsenal,...
2h ago from Arseblog.com

Pic Special: The most used subs in Prem history......

TARSPORT take you through the 10 Premier League aces who have made the...
1h ago from DailyStar.co.uk

Coral Daily Download - Jose Mourinho now just 1/4 to...

Coral's Dave Stevens joins the Alan Brazil Sports Breakfast to round...
1h ago from TalkSport.com

Joel Campbell: This Arsenal star can become one of the...

GETTY Campbell believes Bellerin can become one of the world's best...
1h ago from Express.co.uk

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.