News Details

No regrets over tyre decision - Button

McLaren-Mercedes Jenson Button says he has no regrets over his tyre choice for the final segment of qualifying at the Malaysian Grand Prix. Button opted to complete Q3 on Intermediate tyres, while his rivals posted faster lap times on the full wet tyres. Button ended the session slowest of the runners and will start from 10th on the grid. "The decision to run on Intermediates in Q3 was my choice," he said. "I usually make those kinds of calls – and tend to get them right – but I got it wrong today. "When you’re quick enough to be fastest on Full Wets, then choosing to run on Intermediates isn’t worth the gamble; but, when you’re fighting at the back of the top...
Full Story »
3y ago from F1Zone.net 0
Share

You May Also Be Interested In...

Button: The decision to run on inters in Q3 was my...

Button: The decision to run on inters in Q3 was my choice 29 March, 2014...
3y ago from GrandPrix247.com

Tyre gamble robs Button of strong qualifying result

McLaren's Jenson Button said a failed tyre gamble robbed him of what...
3y ago from RichlandF1.com

Marussia drivers aim to take advantage of weather...

The Sepang International Circuit threw up an all too familiar challenge...
3y ago from F1Technical.net

Button not disheartened by incorrect tyre call

– McLaren driver Jenson Button says he has no regrets over an...
3y ago from GPUpdate.net

Elsewhere On The Network

Popular On MGPToday.com

New chassis and front tyre fail to combat Rossi’s...

Rossi had hoped the stiffer Michelin front would solve his corner-entry...
1w ago from BikeSportNews.com

Viñales, Rossi split over new chassis

– Yamaha riders Maverick Viñales and Valentino Rossi offered...
1w ago from GPUpdate.net

Viñales feared crash at 'every corner'

– Yamaha's Maverick Viñales says he feared a crash at "nearly...
1w ago from GPUpdate.net

Popular On IndyCarToday.com

Video: Hinchcliffe behind-the-scenes

Go behind-the-scenes with James Hinchcliffe during last month's Grand Prix...
1w ago from GPUpdate.net

Rutherford returns to McLaren for Indy 500

– Indianapolis 500 legend Johnny Rutherford will join...
1w ago from GPUpdate.net

Video of the Day: Drawing a car blindfolded

Watch as Team Penske's IndyCar and NASCAR drivers attempt to draw a racing...
1w ago from GPUpdate.net

Popular On TotalWRC.com

Record WRC entry for Portugal

65-strong entry boasts more 2017-spec WRC cars than ever before
1w ago from WRC.com

Popular On GunnersToday.com

Arsenal want to complete signing of £30m Premier...

Arsenal could reportedly be prepared to offer the likes of Carl Jenkinson...
1w ago from ArsenalFever.com

Pundit backs Arsenal to spoil Man United's transfer...

Bale has endured a mixed season at Real Madrid. The Wales international...
1w ago from Express.co.uk

Real Madrid star offered to Man United: This is huge

GETTY James Rodriguez has been offered to Man United The Real Madrid...
1w ago from DailyStar.co.uk

Arsenal exodus: Fears rise over departures amid Arsene...

Wenger's contract at Arsenal expires this summer. And, despite being...
1w ago from Express.co.uk

Comments

Hottest News

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.