News Details

Fuel sensors a known problem - Boullier

Eric Boullier, the McLaren Racing Director, has revealed that all the Formula One teams knew that there might be problems with the fuel flow sensors during the initial part of the 2014 season. Boullier's comments come after Red Bull's Daniel Ricciardo was excluded from last week's Australian Grand Prix after the Milton Keynes team ignored a FIA request to decrease its fuel flow since Ricciardo's car was consistently achieving a flow of more than the allowed 100 kg/h. Red Bull maintained that they were complying with regulations and that the FIA was receiving an incorrect reading from a faulty sensor, but despite finishing in second place, Ricciardo was excluded from the race after the FIA...
Full Story »
2y ago from PlanetF1.com 0
Share

You May Also Be Interested In...

Red Bull slams accuracy of FIA fuel flow sensors

Getty Images Enlarge Following Daniel Ricciardo's exclusion from the...
2y ago from espnF1.com

Teams and FIA knew beforehand of fuel sensor issues

Formula One teams and the FIA were aware of possible fuel flow sensor...
2y ago from F1Technical.net

Sensor supplier insists it has FIA's support

Gill Sensors, which supplies the Formula 1 championship with ultrasonic...
2y ago from TheF1Times.com

FIA backs fuel flow meter maker in aftermath of Red...

FIA backs fuel flow meter maker in aftermath of Red Bull disqualification...
2y ago from GrandPrix247.com

Elsewhere On The Network

Popular On MGPToday.com

Aragon MotoGP: Marquez leads warm-up, Lorenzo crashes

Marc Marquez continued his domination of the Aragon Grand Prix weekend by...
4h ago from Motorsport.com

MotoGP Aragon: ‘Jorge's wrong' - Crutchlow...

More handbags as Crutchlow wades into Rossi and Lorenzo drama
18h ago from BikeSportNews.com

Lorenzo says Rossi relationship...

Jorge Lorenzo says his relationship with Yamaha MotoGP teammate Valentino...
1d ago from Motorsport.com

Moto2: Lowes romps to incredible victory

Sam Lowes has romped to victory at Motorland Aragon – and potentially...

Popular On IndyCarToday.com

INDYCAR: Schmidt to get autonomous car license

Sam Schmidt, who has torn up racetracks nationwide in the newest...
15h ago from Racer.com

PRUETT: Pagenaud's American dream

Page 1 of 2 After many years of trying, Simon Pagenaud finally became the...
23h ago from Racer.com

INDYCAR: Newgarden to wave the flag at Penske

What made sense all along is going to become a reality. RACER can report...
4d ago from Racer.com

Hunter-Reay re-ups with Andretti

Ryan Hunter-Reay will remain an Andretti Autosport driver through 2020...
1d ago from Crash.net

Popular On TotalWRC.com

Title chance for Tempestini in Corsica

Italian could secure the title on the penultimate round.
4h ago from WRC.com

South Africa to host WRX finale in 2017

The Killarney International Raceway in Cape Town, South Africa will host...
23h ago from Motorsport.com

Preview Clip Tour de Corse 2016

Preview Clip Tour de Corse 2016
18h ago from WRC.com

Bumper entry list confirmed for RallyRACC –...

The entry list for the upcoming RallyRACC – Rally de Espana has...

Popular On GunnersToday.com

Mesut Ozil makes starstruck young Arsenal fan's day

Arsenal downed their London rivals for the first time since 2011 in...
2h ago from ESPNFC.co.uk

Mesut Ozil, Alex Iwobi and Alexis Sanchez star as...

Arsenal downed their London rivals for the first time since 2011 in...
3h ago from ESPNFC.co.uk

'This should give our players the taste'

Arsène Wenger says his side’s 3-0 win against Chelsea should...
1h ago from Arsenal.com

Wenger hails 'different' Walcott

Theo Walcott is a different player for Arsenal this season, according to...
10h ago from FourFourTwo.com

Comments

Hottest News

2016 Formula 1 Driver Salaries

Ferrari ace Sebastian Vettel on top – the... Read More »
4h ago from ThisIsF1.com

Divorce, fire & 22-hour days... the reality of life in...

F1's lavish lifestyle is reserved only for a... Read More »
3h ago from BBC.co.uk

Button warns Vandoorne about 2017 McLaren challenge

Jenson Button has warned his McLaren replacement... Read More »
1h ago from F1Hub.net

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.