News Details

Maldonado cops blame for practice shunt

Lotus F1 Team Pastor Maldonado has accepted the blame after crashing out of the second practice session at the Chinese Grand Prix. It was not a good Friday for the Venezuelan as he suffered several off-track excursions before his error upon entering the pit lane. Maldonado slid wide entering the pit lane and crashed into the barriers. "The incident this afternoon was a mistake from my side; I was a little optimistic on the entry to the pits, and the run off is quite short, but that's how it is," he said. "It's a tricky part of the track and we've seen incidents there before." Despite his woes, as well as his five place grid penalty for this weekend's race, Maldonado...
Full Story »
3y ago from F1Zone.net 0
Share

You May Also Be Interested In...

Maldonado accepts blame for pit entry accident

– Lotus driver Pastor Maldonado has accepted the blame for a...
3y ago from GPUpdate.net

Maldonado takes blame for crash

Pastor Maldonado's was at the centre of another incident on Friday Getty...
3y ago from espnF1.com

Maldonado plays down practice crash

Pastor Maldonado attempted to play down his accident in FP2 for the...
3y ago from Crash.net

Maldonado claims air is cleared with Gutierrez over...

Lotus driver Pastor Maldonado has cleared the air with Sauber's Esteban...
3y ago from GrandPrix247.com

Elsewhere On The Network

Popular On MGPToday.com

Rossi taken to hospital after motocross crash

Rossi crashed while training on his motocrosser and was taken to Rimini...
7h ago from BikeSportNews.com

MotoGP Le Mans: Last-lap crash a mystery for Rossi

Rossi is mystified by the last-lap crash which saw him lose at least 20...
4d ago from BikeSportNews.com

‘Nicky will be missed by all of us’ - Wayne...

Rainey says Nicky Hayden will be remembered for his work ethic, his...
2d ago from BikeSportNews.com

WorldSBK and BSB now available on Amazon, MotoGP next?

Amazon will now broadcast Eurosport and ITV content, and is in the running...
1d ago from BikeSportNews.com

Popular On IndyCarToday.com

Indy 500 to air live on SiriusXM

SiriusXM, the Official Satellite Radio Partner of the Verizon IndyCar...
8h ago from Racer.com

Injured Bourdais released from hospital

Sebastien Bourdais has been released from IU Health Methodist Hospital...
5h ago from SpeedCafe.com

Podcast: The week in IndyCar news, May 25 - Indy 500...

Marshall Pruett, Robin Miller and guests Stefan Wilson and race engineer...
4h ago from Racer.com

Popular On TotalWRC.com

Paddon: Portugal brought the fun back

Kiwi takes positives from disappointing result
14h ago from WRC.com

Carlos Sainz drives Rally Portugal's Fafe stage with...

Two-time World Rally Champion Spaniard back at the wheel of a rally car on...

Stomach bug floors Latvala

Finn twice visited hospital with severe stomach upset
17h ago from WRC.com

Portugal debrief: part 1

Portugal debrief: part 1 In the opening part of our look back at an...
1d ago from WRC.com

Popular On GunnersToday.com

FA Cup enough for Wenger?

Would winning the FA Cup be enough for Arsene Wenger after the...
34m ago from SkySports.com

Ox aiming to emulate Alves

Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain hopes to channel the spirit of Dani Alves if he...
34m ago from SkySports.com

VOTE: PL Player of the Season

Voting is now open for the Premier League PFA Fans' Player of the Season.
34m ago from SkySports.com

Pick your FA Cup final combined XI

Arsenal and Chelsea go head to head in the FA Cup final on Saturday - but...
34m ago from SkySports.com

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.