News Details

FIA question nose safety

The FIA have reportedly asked all the teams to submit information regarding their cars' noses amidst safety corners. This season, in light of the new regulation lowering the tip of the nose, the Formula One teams have all produced rather ugly cars. Featuring sharp dips at the very tip, the noses have been likened to vacuum cleaners, platypus and fingers. However, aesthetics aside, the FIA are concerned about the structural integrity of the noses amidst fears that they may not provide adequate protection. According to Autosport, motorsport's governing body has written to the teams asking for technical details comparing last year's noses to this year's. The teams have been requested to hand...
Full Story »
3y ago from PlanetF1.com 0
Share

You May Also Be Interested In...

Newey questions safety of new lower noses

Red Bull's design guru Adrian Newey has questioned the safety of the new...
3y ago from TheF1Times.com

Newey has concerns over low nose

The low noses on the 2014 Formula 1 cars has certainly generated some...
3y ago from Formula1Blog.com

Newey concerned by low noses

Red Bull technical chief Adrian Newey has expressed safety fears over the...
3y ago from SkySports.com

Newey questions 2014 nose regulations

Adrian Newey has questioned the logic behind new nose safety regulations,...
3y ago from espnF1.com

Elsewhere On The Network

Popular On MGPToday.com

Rossi 'proud' of performance at Aragón

– Valentino Rossi says he was "quite proud" of his...
1d ago from GPUpdate.net

MotoGP Aragon: Win and championship lead for Marquez

Marquez was unstoppable in the Aragon MotoGP as Rossi comes home in fifth...
1d ago from BikeSportNews.com

Lorenzo: First Ducati win will come soon

– Jorge Lorenzo believes his first win in Ducati colours will come...
1d ago from GPUpdate.net

MotoGP Aragon: Racing was ‘the right choice’ for...

Rossi takes fifth place at the Aragon MotoGP round, dealing with pain in...
1d ago from BikeSportNews.com

Popular On IndyCarToday.com

Carlin edges closer to entering IndyCar

– Carlin appears to be close to joining the IndyCar series field...
4h ago from GPUpdate.net

Four cars for final 2018 IndyCar bodywork test

The Verizon IndyCar Series has doubled the number of cars it will have at...
14h ago from Racer.com

Ganassi Racing cuts more than 40 staff

Most everyone at Chip Ganassi Racing had heard for the past few weeks...
4d ago from Racer.com

PUMPELLY: The case against gravel

During the opening laps of the 1999 British Grand Prix, Michael...
3d ago from Racer.com

Popular On TotalWRC.com

WRC presents for birthday boy Rovanperä

WRC presents for birthday boy Rovanperä Sixteen-year-old Kalle...
19h ago from WRC.com

McKay completes McRae goal

McKay completes McRae goal Rally fan Mark McKay raised almost £1,000...
21h ago from WRC.com

Loeb open to WRC return

Loeb open to WRC return Sébastien Loeb has hinted that he could make...
4d ago from WRC.com

DMACK unveils new gravel tyre

New rubber for rounds in Spain, GB and Australia
3d ago from WRC.com

Popular On GunnersToday.com

U-23s: Everton 4-2 Arsenal - Report

WHAT HAPPENED Steve Gatting’s side fell to a disappointing defeat at...
45m ago from Arsenal.com

'Lacazette is just ice-cold in front of goal'

What a start to life at Arsenal for Alexandre Lacazette: three home...
45m ago from Arsenal.com

Arsecast Extra Episode 193 – 26.09.2017

Arsecast Extra Episode 193 – 26.09.2017 arseblog September 26, 2017...
1h ago from Arseblog.com

Arsenal 2-0 West Bromwich Albion: 5 Talking Points

Arsenal 2-0 West Bromwich Albion  Goals: Alexander Lacazette 20' 67'  A...
4h ago from SportsKeeda.com

Comments

Hottest News

Stroll family dashes Kubica's hopes of a Williams test

A plan to test Robert Kubica in Suzuka last week... Read More »
3h ago from F1i.com

Gasly set to replace Kvyat in Malaysian GP

Although there has been no official confirmation... Read More »
2h ago from Motorsport.com

Palmer turns away big bucks to leave Renault early!

Renault's Jolyon Palmer allegedly turned away a... Read More »
1h ago from F1i.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.