News Details

McLaren Debut New Nose In Friday Practice

McLaren made use of the opening practice session ahead of the Malaysian Grand Prix to debut and evaluate its new nose-box on track. During the first practice session of the day Kevin Magnussen suffered a brief setback when a sensor on his power unit detected overheating and switched the engine into ‘limp-home’ mode. Magnussen did manage to make it back to the pits and following a short time in the garage the mechanics fixed the issue and sent the rookie back out on track to finish the session just behind team-mate Jenson Button in fifth place. 'We’re finding it tough out there today – especially in the heat' admitted Button. 'We’re not as strong as we’d like to be in...
Full Story »
Share

You May Also Be Interested In...

Malaysia GP: Practice notes - McLaren

After the excitement and intensity of Melbourne, the Formula 1 circus...
2y ago from Pitpass.com

McLaren nose to the ground in search of more pace for...

McLaren nose to the ground in search of more pace for Button and...
2y ago from GrandPrix247.com

Lewis Hamilton reigns supreme after fascinating first...

Lewis Hamilton has ended the opening practice session fastest ahead of...
2y ago from RichlandF1.com

Magnussen: The car feels fantastic to drive and I'm...

Magnussen: The car feels fantastic to drive and I'm really looking...
2y ago from GrandPrix247.com

Elsewhere On The Network

Popular On MGPToday.com

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

More handbags as Crutchlow wades into Rossi and Lorenzo drama
15h ago from BikeSportNews.com

Aragon MotoGP: Marquez leads warm-up, Lorenzo crashes

Marc Marquez continued his domination of the Aragon Grand Prix weekend by...
1h ago from Motorsport.com

Lorenzo says Rossi relationship...

Jorge Lorenzo says his relationship with Yamaha MotoGP teammate Valentino...
21h ago from Motorsport.com

Crutchlow warns Honda riders could crash at any time

LCR’s Cal Crutchlow has warned that any Honda MotoGP rider could...
19h ago from Motorsport.com

Popular On IndyCarToday.com

INDYCAR: Schmidt to get autonomous car license

Sam Schmidt, who has torn up racetracks nationwide in the newest...
12h ago from Racer.com

PRUETT: Pagenaud's American dream

Page 1 of 2 After many years of trying, Simon Pagenaud finally became the...
20h ago from Racer.com

Hunter-Reay re-ups with Andretti

Ryan Hunter-Reay will remain an Andretti Autosport driver through 2020...
20h ago from Crash.net

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

Popular On TotalWRC.com

Title chance for Tempestini in Corsica

Italian could secure the title on the penultimate round.
1h ago from WRC.com

South Africa to host WRX finale in 2017

The Killarney International Raceway in Cape Town, South Africa will host...
20h ago from Motorsport.com

Preview Clip Tour de Corse 2016

Preview Clip Tour de Corse 2016
15h 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

Wenger hails 'different' Walcott

Theo Walcott is a different player for Arsenal this season, according to...
7h ago from FourFourTwo.com

Wenger: Best shag ever*

*He didn't actually say this.   Arsene Wenger says Arsenal produced a...
7h ago from News.ArseBlog.com

Five images that perfectly sum up Arsenal's 3-0...

It must be like deja vu for Chelsea fans. Despite looking relatively...

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

Arsenal downed their London rivals for the first time since 2011 in...
12m ago from ESPNFC.co.uk

Comments

Hottest News

2016 Formula 1 Driver Salaries

Ferrari ace Sebastian Vettel on top – the... Read More »
1h ago from ThisIsF1.com

Button: Big ask for Stoffel

Jenson Button has warned his McLaren replacement... Read More »
4h ago from SkySports.com

Bottas: Williams lost "a lot of points" through...

Williams is locked in a tight fight with Force... Read More »
32m ago from Motorsport.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.