News Details

Mercedes to remove 'Fric' for Hockenheim

July 10, 2014 .- Mercedes will remove the complex 'Fric' system from its dominant F1 car ahead of next weekend's German grand prix. The FIA surprised the entire world of F1 this week by informing teams that it now regards the innovation, which mimicks outlawed active suspension, as potentially illegal. The technical directive issued by Charlie Whiting opened the door for some teams to lodge protests in Hockenheim and beyond that could forseeably be upheld by the stewards. On Thursday, Germany's Auto Motor und Sport reported that the teams most likely to lodge protests are McLaren, Ferrari and Caterham. The technology, linking the four suspension corners hydraulically, has been around for...
Full Story »
10mo ago from F1Plus.com 0
Share

You May Also Be Interested In...

Mercedes to remove ‘FRIC’ system for German GP

Mercedes to remove ‘FRIC' system for German GPPosted On 10 Jul...
10mo ago from ThisIsF1.com

Dominant Mercedes to lose 'extreme' Fric advantage

Lewis Hamilton left Silverstone without making a single comment to the...
10mo ago from F1Zone.net

Mercedes advantages set to end

July 9, 2014 .- If the latest developments are any indication, Mercedes'...
10mo ago from F1Plus.com

Mercedes to remove Fric for Hockenheim

Mercedes will remove the complex 'Fric' system from its dominant F1 car...
10mo ago from GrandPrix.com

Elsewhere On The Network

Popular On MotoGPToday.com

Rossi: All is open for tomorrow

Valentino Rossi refused to panic after setting the ninth fastest time on...
6h ago from Crash.net

Marquez trying to tame 'aggressive' Honda

Reigning MotoGP champion Marc Marquez finished Friday practice for the...
6h ago from Crash.net

Movistar Yamaha MotoGP tees off action in Tuscany

Movistar Yamaha MotoGP‘s Jorge Lorenzo and Valentino Rossi kicked off...
3h ago from Motorsport.com

Lorenzo: "Let‘s see if we can improve the...

Lorenzo shows consistent pace to secure third in the combined session...
9h ago from MotoGP.com

Popular On IndyCarToday.com

IndyCar: Kanaan heads practice in Detroit

Tony Kanaan left it until his penultimate lap to wrestle his No. 10 Chip...
8h ago from Racer.com

RACER VIDEO: Will Power on Detroit Race 1 pole

The RACER Channel's Robin Miller interviews Team Penske's Will Power...
2h ago from Racer.com

Detroit: Practice 1 results

Kanaan fastest at start of Detroit doubleheader Practice 1 times 1. Tony...
6h ago from Crash.net

Detroit: Qualifying results

Power on record-setting pace for Detroit pole Qualifying times Round 1 -...
2h ago from Crash.net

Popular On TotalWRC.com

Kubica's Portugal success with revamped team

Pole re-establishes link with M-Sport
9h ago from WRC.com

New Fiesta sets Tänak’s pulse racing

The Estonian finished fifth after a troublefree run over rough gravel...
13h ago from WRC.com

Erik Carlsson 1929-2015

Swedens 'Mr Saab' and a pioneer of left-foot braking
1d ago from WRC.com

Olsbergs MSE Ford returns to Global Rallycross to...

2015 championship season opens this weekend in Fort Lauderdale Charlotte,...
1d ago from Motorsport.com

Popular On GunnersToday.com

Jack Wilshere is wanted at Arsenal, insists Arsene...

Jack Wilshere is wanted at Arsenal, insists Arsene Wenger amid interest...
1h ago from DailyMail.co.uk

Wenger not reflecting on past

The Frenchman ended his nine-year trophy drought in last season's final...
2h ago from Football365.com

Sherwood defends Wenger record

Describing him as an 'incredible manager', the Aston Villa boss has...
2h ago from Football365.com

FA Cup Final: Team News And Predicted Line-Ups

As the curtain is brought down on yet another season for this Arsenal...
7h ago from FreshArsenal.com

Comments

comments powered by Disqus

Hottest News

FIA seeking real-time ‘drivers telemetry’ for F1

F1's governing body wants to plug the drivers... Read More »
13h ago from ThisIsF1.com

McLaren supremo asks Denmark to power Magnussen return

McLaren supremo Ron Dennis jetted into Denmark... Read More »
7h ago from ThisIsF1.com

Button 'didn't expect' Vettel's pace

Jenson Button says after Sebastian Vettel's form... Read More »
18h ago from PlanetF1.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.