News Details

Button rues poor strategic call

Jenson Button admits McLaren got their weather predictions horribly wrong during the Hungarian Grand Prix. The 34-year-old looked set for a decent points haul at the Hungagoring on Sunday as he was right in the mix following the deployment of a Safety Car after lap eight. McLaren, though, believed more rain was on the way and they decided to pit Button for another set of intermediates while his team-mate Kevin Magnussen also stayed out on the same tyres. All the other drivers though changed to slicks and they were proved to be right as the rest of the race was dry. It meant Button dropped down the order and eventually finished 10th. "I got up into fifth at the start, which wasn't a...
Full Story »
1y ago from PlanetF1.com 0
Share

You May Also Be Interested In...

Massa relieved to finish but rues wrong tyre call

Felipe Massa says it is a 'nice relief' to enjoy a drama-free race and...
1y ago from Crash.net

McLaren ‘threw it all away’ – Button

Jenson Button's pursuit of a potential podium position in the Hungarian...
1y ago from Crash.net

Button laments misleading weather forecast

– Jenson Button was left to lament a missed opportunity after...
1y ago from GPUpdate.net

Weather may decide the Hungarian GP winner…

Weather may decide the Hungarian GP winner…Posted On 27 Jul 2014By...
1y ago from ThisIsF1.com

Elsewhere On The Network

Popular On MGPToday.com

Mugello Expert Opinion: Casey Stoner

Without doubt Andrea Iannone and the Desmosedici GP had the pace to run...

Analysis: How Mugello proved to Vinales Yamaha was the...

Yamaha-bound rider Maverick Vinales is certain he's made the right choice...
2d ago from Motorsport.com

Analysis: Why struggling Honda had to redesign its...

While Honda admits the deficiencies of its new MotoGP engine, the Japanese...
4d ago from Motorsport.com

Yamaha suspects overrevving to blame for engine...

Yamaha overrevved its engines at Mugello, or at least that's the theory...
5d ago from Motorsport.com

Popular On IndyCarToday.com

Rookie Alexander Rossi wins 100th running of Indy 500

Alexander Rossi has won the 100th running of the Indianapolis 500 for...
11h ago from Motorsport.com

Munoz emotional after tough loss: "I don't want...

Carlos Munoz was in tears after the Indianapolis 500, robbed of the win...
9h ago from Motorsport.com

Rossi delivers shocking upset in Indy 500

– With five laps to go, all eyes were on the fuel data for the...
10h ago from GPUpdate.net

Follow the Indianapolis 500 live!

No description available...
14h ago from GPUpdate.net

Popular On TotalWRC.com

Semi-finals for Volkswagen RX Sweden at Lydden Hill

Johan Kristoffersson and Anton Marklund once again proved the pace of the...
9h ago from Motorsport.com

Lydden WRX: Ekstrom snatches win from Solberg in finals

Championship leader Mattias Ekstrom made it three victories from the first...
14h ago from Motorsport.com

Lydden WRX: Solberg leads Day 1 as Loeb hits trouble

Reigning World Rallycross Champion Petter Solberg leads the way after the...
1d ago from Motorsport.com

Lydden World RX: Solberg maintains lead before finals

Continuing on from his opening day form at the British round of the World...
17h ago from Motorsport.com

Popular On GunnersToday.com

Five better options for Arsenal than this £38m-rated...

Five better options for Arsenal than this £38m-rated star BEGIN GALLERY...

Granit Xhaka picks all-time Euro XI... which Arsenal...

TARSPORT take you through Arsenal new boy Granit Xhaka's all-time Euro XI.
2h ago from DailyStar.co.uk

Arsenal are leading Man United in race to sign Karim...

RSENAL are the bookies' favourites to land Karim Benzema this summer.
2h ago from DailyStar.co.uk

Arda Turan picks Manchester United and Arsenal legends...

TARSPORT take you through Barcelona star Arda Turan's dream Euro XI.
2h ago from DailyStar.co.uk

Comments

Hottest News

Red Bull explains Ricciardo pitstop blunder

Red Bull Racing team principal Christian Horner... Read More »
1h ago from SpeedCafe.com

EXPLAINED: The pit-lane error that cost Red Bull victory

Monaco GP: Red Bull Racing presented the victory... Read More »
16h ago from F1Hub.net

Hamilton: Thank you Nico for being a gentleman

Monaco Grand Prix winner Lewis Hamilton thanked... Read More »
3h ago from GrandPrix247.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.