News Details

Lotus drivers back Parabolica changes

– Lotus duo Romain Grosjean and Pastor Maldonado have backed the decision to replace the gravel trap on the outside of Monza's famous Parabolica with a tarmac run-off area for this year's Italian Grand Prix.Governing body the FIA has made the changes in the interests of safety and, although the decision led to criticism from fans when the first photographs emerged, Grosjean and Maldonado both feel it is a wise call."Parabolica is a very challenging and quick corner so from a safety point of view it is a good thing to have some more margin for the drivers," said Grosjean, when asked for his views on the controversial modifications."I remember sometimes in the past...
Full Story »
5mo ago from GPUpdate.net 0
Share

You May Also Be Interested In...

Drivers wanted Parabolica tarmac run-off - Whiting

Twitter Enlarge Charlie Whiting says F1 drivers were among those asking...
5mo ago from espnF1.com

FIA defends changes to Parabolica run-off

The FIA has defended its decision to tarmac over much of the Parabolica...
5mo ago from TheF1Times.com

Lotus drivers back changes to Monza's Parabolica

Lotus’s Romain Grosjean and Pastor Maldonado have welcomed the...
6mo ago from Formula1.com

Lotus drivers back changes to Parabolica run-off

Whilst changes to the run-off at Parabolica weren't welcomed amongst...
6mo ago from TheF1Times.com

Elsewhere On The Network

Popular On MotoGPToday.com

MotoGP: Intrigue, gossip and rumour

A little of what went on behind the scenes at Sepang
15h ago from BikeSportNews.com

Sepang Michelin test ends in fast crashes for front...

The first test of next season’s new MotoGP control Michelin tyres has...

VIDEO: Iannone - The Ducati is fantastic!

Andrea Iannone has high hopes for the 2015 MotoGP World Championship...
1d ago from Crash.net

Miller: We need to work on saving tyres

Jack Miller's promotion to MotoGP has set tongues wagging up and down the...

Popular On TotalWRC.com

Evans optimisitc on return to happy hunting ground

Elfyn Evans is hoping to create more happy memories at Rally Mexico after...
12h ago from Crash.net

Why no love for tarmac rallies?

According to 'sources', World Rally Championship does not want another...

Evans excited for return to happy hunting ground

Elfyn Evans is hoping to create more happy memories at Rally Mexico after...
14h ago from Crash.net

Ogier: Pressure on rivals to catch up

World Rally Championship leader Sebastien Ogier says the pressure is...
16h ago from Crash.net

Popular On GunnersToday.com

Arsenal picking up the pieces after Champions League...

The N FC panel discuss the necessary elements to a potential Arsenal...
1h ago from ESPNFC.co.uk

Santi Cazorla Proud Of Arsenal Form

Reports are out claiming that Santi Cazorla is proud of his form this...
1h ago from Nastytackle.com

Arsene Wenger: 'We have to remain focused'

Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger has urged his players to regain their focus...
1h ago from SportsMole.co.uk

Arsenal 'eyeing Roberto Firmino swoop'

Arsenal are reportedly plotting a summer move for Roberto Firmino, as a...
4h ago from SportsMole.co.uk

Comments

comments powered by Disqus

Hottest News

F1 Live Timing: Day 7 – 2015 Barcelona testing

Good morning and welcome back to ThisisF1.com... Read More »
21h ago from ThisIsF1.com

Hamilton confirms Mercedes supremacy

Lewis Hamilton topped the timesheets on the... Read More »
10h ago from Pitpass.com

MP4-30 a big improvement on 2014 car - Magnussen

Kevin Magnussen thinks McLaren has made a big... Read More »
9h ago from espnF1.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.