News Details

Ferrari calls for engine freeze re-think

Ferrari have called on Formula One's rulemakers to consider changing the rules that prevent engine manufacturers from making mechanical changes to its power units during the season. Mercedes have constructed a far more powerful turbocharged V6 hybrid engine that their Ferrari and Renault counterparts this season, but because the rules only permit alterations to engine mapping and software, that is likely to Mercedes' dominance in that regard is likely to continue for the foreseeable future. At last week's Belgian Grand Prix, Ferrari Team Principal Marco Mattiacci told reporters that the sport shouldn't be as restrictive in its engine regulations if it wants other teams to challenge the...
Full Story »
10mo ago from PlanetF1.com 0
Share

You May Also Be Interested In...

Ferrari calls for engine freeze rethink to increase...

+ Ferrari wants to see the in-season restriction on power unit development...
10mo ago from RichlandF1.com

Ferrari want power unit freeze to be lifted

Ferrari are pushing to have the power unit freeze lifted to allow...
10mo ago from TheF1Times.com

Mattiacci wants engine freeze rules relaxed

Sutton Images Enlarge Ferrari team principal Marco Mattiacci says he...
10mo ago from espnF1.com

Mattiacci wants engine rules relaxed

Scuderia Ferrari Ferrari team principal Marco Mattiacci says he would...
10mo ago from F1Zone.net

Elsewhere On The Network

Popular On MotoGPToday.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...
5h ago from MotoGP.com

#RossiVsMarquez: Watch it from every angle

Go On Board with Marquez, Rossi & the circuit helicopter for the ultimate...
1d ago from MotoGP.com

Rossi denies that he cheated

Movistar Yamaha rider Valentino Rossi has insisted that he did not use...
2d ago from SuperSport.com

MotoGP Race Director talks Rossi, Marquez incident

MotoGP Race Director Mike Webb has explained exactly why the last corner...
6d ago from Crash.net

Popular On IndyCarToday.com

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

The Verizon IndyCar Series has informed its teams of the penalties...
2d ago from Racer.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: '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...
2h ago from Crash.net

SS11: Ogier holds off pursuers

Mikkelsen maintains pressure on Poland leader
3h ago from WRC.com

SS8: Latvala win secures third

Volkswagen trio holds podium places
19h ago from WRC.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,...
16h ago from WRC.com

Popular On GunnersToday.com

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

Arsene Wenger is weighing up a move for Barcelona winger Pedro, according...
1h ago from Express.co.uk

Petr Cech can follow Pat Jennings and Jens Lehmann as...

Bob Wilson, a don of matters goalkeeping in the colours of Arsenal,...
1h ago from TheGuardian.com

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

Gunners linked with astonishing move. SEE ALSO: Falcao WAG gallery: Hot...
4h ago from CaughtOffside.com

Cech: I'm far from finished

Cech has said he still has the desire to play regular first-team football,...
2h ago from ESPNFC.co.uk

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.