News Details

Vettel 'hopes' FRIC ban could bring field closer to Mercedes

Sebastian Vettel is hoping the FRIC suspension system ban will help Red Bull Racing and the rest of the field close on the dominant Mercedes' in the German Grand Prix this weekend. Vettel has had a trying season and to date has taken only two podiums, a far cry from his successes in prior years, when he was crowned World Champion four years in succession. Looking to his home race, he said he hoped the decision to outlaw FRIC - Front and Rear Interconnected - suspension systems would aid them, although he is uncertain just what effect it will really have. “As it is one of the things that have obviously got banned now, I hope it brings the field closer to Mercedes,” he said on Thursday...
Full Story »
9mo ago from Crash.net 0
Share

You May Also Be Interested In...

Mercedes to run without Fric at Hockenheim

Championship leader Mercedes will remove its sophisticated 'Fric' system...
9mo ago from GrandPrix.com

Mercedes to remove Fric for Hockenheim

Mercedes will remove the complex 'Fric' system from its dominant F1 car...
9mo ago from GrandPrix.com

Mercedes to remove 'Fric' for Hockenheim

July 10, 2014 .- Mercedes will remove the complex 'Fric' system from its...
9mo ago from F1Plus.com

Mercedes to run without FRIC at Hockenheim

Mercedes W05 suspension Formula 1 world championship leaders Mercedes are...
9mo ago from GrandPrix247.com

Elsewhere On The Network

Popular On MotoGPToday.com

Marquez takes pole by over 0.5s at #ArgentinaGP

Repsol Honda’s Marc Marquez stamped his authority on proceedings in Q2...
18h ago from MotoGP.com

Marquez Dominates Qualifying in Argentina

Marc Marquez was in a class of his own in qualifying for the Argentine...
12h ago from TheCheckeredFlag...

Espargaro: It was completely a disaster

Pol Espargaro faces an uphill task in the Argentina MotoGP after...
13h ago from Crash.net

Rossi: “I could do better”

Movistar Yamaha’s Valentino Rossi expressed his disappointment at...
34m ago from MotoGP.com

Popular On IndyCarToday.com

Castroneves on pole as disaster strikes Power

Helio Castroneves edged Penske team-mate Juan Pablo Montoya for pole...
11h ago from SpeedCafe.com

Penske continues to pace Long Beach practice

There was a new name at the top of the timesheets following the third and...
17h ago from Crash.net

Alesi takes double pole on car racing debut

Giuliano Alesi, the 15-year-old son of former Ferrari Grand Prix star...
1d ago from Motorsport.com

Daly to replace injured Moran Jr.

– American Conor Daly will fill in for Rocky Moran Jr. this weekend...
17h ago from GPUpdate.net

Popular On TotalWRC.com

Latvala inspired by McRae onboards

The Finn sought inspiration after no-scores on the rounds in Sweden and...
3h ago from WRC.com

Citroën: An endurance rally in Argentina

The Citroën Total Abu Dhabi World Rally Team has conducted extensive...
19h ago from Motorsport.com

Latvala Looking to Bounce Back In Argentina

With the 2015 FIA World Rally Championship entering it's second quarter...

Rally Argentina: Event timetable

Complete event timetable for Rally Argentina, the fourth round out of 13...
1d ago from Crash.net

Popular On GunnersToday.com

Highlights: Alexis Sanchez brace helps Arsenal beat...

Defending FA Cup champions Arsenal beat Reading 2-1 after extra time in...
1h ago from SportsKeeda.com

Top 10 Premier League goalscorer-assist combinations...

Football is a team game, but every so often, there are players and...
1h ago from SportsKeeda.com

Arsenal eye Birmingham City starlet Demarai Gray

According to the Sun, the England under-19s international looks certain...
1h ago from Express.co.uk

Reading v Arsenal – TunnelCam

Via the FA's YouTube channel, here's the TunnelCam from yesterday's 2-1...
2h ago from News.ArseBlog.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.