News Details

Mercedes reveals Hockenheim brake findings

– Mercedes and brake supplier Brembo say the "interaction between the brake material and braking mounting on the F1 W05" caused Lewis Hamilton's qualifying crash at last month's German Grand Prix.Hamilton hit the barriers in the opening Q1 phase at Hockenheim after suffering a front-right brake disc failure.The joint statement, issued on the morning of the Belgian Grand Prix, ruled out a quality control issue."First of all, both parties can now confirm that the quality of the disc material was not a contributory factor," it read."Instead, extensive analysis and experimentation has demonstrated that the specific interaction between the structure of the brake...
Full Story »
10mo ago from GPUpdate.net 0
Share

You May Also Be Interested In...

Mercedes reveals brake failure cause

Mercedes reveals brake failure causePosted On 24 Aug 2014By :...
10mo ago from ThisIsF1.com

Brake failure cause revealed

Mercedes and Brembo have revealed that the 'specific interaction between...
10mo ago from SkySports.com

Mercedes publishes brake failure findings

Mercedes AMG Petronas Mercedes and brake supplier Brembo has revealed...
10mo ago from F1Zone.net

Mercedes confirm cause of Hamilton's Germany brake...

style="margin: 0px; font-family: Helvetica;">   August...
10mo ago from F1Plus.com

Elsewhere On The Network

Popular On MotoGPToday.com

Rossi: 15 years of winning

Not happy with breaking the records of others, Valentino Rossi broke one...
3h ago from MotoGP.com

MotoGP riders discuss passion for cycling

A selection of top riders swap horsepower for pedal-power in a cycling...
3h ago from MotoGP.com

Gardner Q&A: "It’s great doing something that I...

CIP's Remy Gardner chats to motogp.com about his move up to the World...
9h ago from MotoGP.com

#RossiVsMarquez: Watch it from every angle

Go On Board with Marquez, Rossi & the circuit helicopter for the ultimate...
2d ago from MotoGP.com

Popular On IndyCarToday.com

Power penalised for Fontana incident

– Will Power has been fined $25,000 and placed on probation for the...
2d ago from GPUpdate.net

IndyCar Power fined $25k; Vautier $10K, Rahal $5k...

The Verizon IndyCar Series has informed its teams of the penalties...
2d ago from Racer.com

IndyCar: 'Insane' race spurs critics, supporters

Several leading IndyCar drivers including Juan Pablo Montoya, Will Power...
5d ago from Racer.com

2016 IndyCar season to be longer, Road America may...

IndyCar is expecting a stronger schedule for next season, which will last...
2d ago from Motorsport.com

Popular On TotalWRC.com

Evans retires from Rally Poland

M-Sport's Elfyn Evans has retired from day two of Rally Poland due to a...
6h ago from Crash.net

SS11: Ogier holds off pursuers

Mikkelsen maintains pressure on Poland leader
6h ago from WRC.com

Sebastien Ogier takes lead as Tanak falls back

With the stages cleaner for the afternoon after the morning running...
18h ago from EuroSport.com

Lappi heads Skoda 1-2 in Poland WRC 2 clash

The Finn won five stages in his Fabia R5 to head Tidemand by 50.3sec,...
19h ago from WRC.com

Popular On GunnersToday.com

REVEALED : Arsene Wenger Prepared To Flog 6 Players...

Reports are out claiming that Arsenal are planning a major summer...
3h ago from Nastytackle.com

Cazorla following Poldi out the door……

No sooner has Poldi been sold off the papers are now setting their sights...

Arsenal Transfer News: Barcelona ace set for talks,...

Arsene Wenger is weighing up a move for Barcelona winger Pedro, according...
5h ago from Express.co.uk

Wow! Arsenal ‘begin discussions' to sign £110m...

Gunners linked with astonishing move. SEE ALSO: Falcao WAG gallery: Hot...
8h ago from CaughtOffside.com

Comments

comments powered by Disqus

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.