News Details

Hulkenberg bemoans wrong tyre strategy

dir="ltr" style="line-height:1.15;margin-top:0pt;margin-bottom:0pt;">   SPA-FRANCORCHAMPS, August 23rd, 2014 (F1Plus / Rosie Baillie) - Nico Hulkenberg says poor tyre strategy was to blame for him failing to get through to Q2. The Force India driver qualified 18th for the Belgian Grand Prix, which is his worst qualifying position of the year. Post-qualifying Hulkenberg said he failed to get through to Q2 because they did not change to medium tyres as the track dried out and lap times dropped. “In the beginning of Q1 we were going quite strongly, comfortably and quick,” Hulkenberg said. “But we decided as it was going well not to put on a new set of...
Full Story »
1y ago from F1Plus.com 0
Share

You May Also Be Interested In...

Hulkenberg blames poor tyre call for qualifying exit

+ Nico Hulkenberg was left to rue a poor strategy call that saw him...
1y ago from RichlandF1.com

Hulkenberg sure of recovery after 'difficult' session

Sahara Force India Nico Hulkenberg is sure that he can recover positions...
1y ago from F1Zone.net

Force India 'well short' of expected qualifying slots

A wet qualifying session at Spa-Francorchamps saw Sergio Perez and Nico...
1y ago from F1Technical.net

Williams: We played it sensibly

Valtteri Bottas Williams team report from qualifying at the Belgian Grand...
1y ago from GrandPrix247.com

Elsewhere On The Network

Popular On MGPToday.com

Michelin need ‘more resistant solutions’ for...

Michelin have some work to do after some MotoGP riders at the Red Bull...
19h ago from BikeSportNews.com

Lorenzo hails “impressive” and “unbelievable”...

Yamaha MotoGP star Jorge Lorenzo has paid tribute to the skills of retired...
3d ago from Motorsport.com

Moto2: Technical report confirms rider error as cause...

A technical report compiled by independent experts and released today by...

MotoGP: Rossi ‘Red Bull Ring is very particular’

Valentino Rossi has described MotoGP’s latest circuit in Austria as...

Popular On IndyCarToday.com

INDYCAR: Dixon tops meaningful Mid-Ohio test

Target Chip Ganassi Racing's Scott Dixon topped an important test at...
1d ago from Racer.com

Harvey test crash puts SPM race deal in jeopardy

A heavy shunt for young gun Jack Harvey in IndyCar’s Mid-Ohio test today...
2d ago from Motorsport.com

INDYCAR: Aeroscreens likely for 2018

The Verizon IndyCar Series isn’t ready to confirm its solution or...
2d ago from Racer.com

Video of the Day: Newgarden quizzed

No description available...
1d ago from GPUpdate.net

Popular On TotalWRC.com

2016 Silk Way Rally: Triumph for the Peugeot 2008 DKR !

Peugeot Sport victory comes in the wake of the success on January’s...
13h ago from Motorsport.com

Peugeot and Despres victorious in Silk Way Rally

Cyril Despres and co-driver David Castera secured Peugeot's second major...
11h ago from Motorsport.com

Silk Way Rally 2016 – Al Rahji takes penultimate...

Four of the five MINI ALL4 Racing crews retain the top five positions...
8h ago from Motorsport.com

Silk Way Rally – Leg 10 : Another Peugeot 2008 DKR...

The result sees Peugeot strengthen its provisional hold on the top two...
11h ago from Motorsport.com

Popular On GunnersToday.com

Arsenal transfer news: Gunners line up deals for...

To date, Arsenal's two most expensive signings are Mesut Ozil and Alexis...
3h ago from CaughtOffside.com

Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger insists club will 'spend...

Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger insists club will 'spend big' on 'right...
7h ago from DailyMail.co.uk

Mahrez latest: Forward spotted on plane to London,...

Mahrez wants Arsenal move(EuroSport France) Leicester City FC and Algeria...
2h ago from ArsenalFever.com

Comments

Hottest News

Hungarian GP qualifying Results

The full Hungarian Grand Prix qualifying results,... Read More »
15h ago from ThisIsF1.com

Red Bull, Force India, Bottas face grid threat

The FIA stewards are currently debating an... Read More »
10h ago from Motorsport.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.