News Details

Chinese GP: Race notes - Pirelli

A number of different tyre strategy options were available before the Chinese Grand Prix, but the very strong performance of the medium tyre in the second stint allowed the top 15 to complete two stops only on one of the most demanding circuits of the year.With some very long corners and high g-forces, the Shanghai circuit exerted unique demands on the front-left tyre in particular. But the additional durability of the 2014-specification P Zero tyres allowed Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton to take his third consecutive victory from four races, with just two pit stops, as opposed to three stops that formed the winning strategy in China last year.Hamilton built his victory from pole by making...
Full Story »
2y ago from Pitpass.com 0
Share

You May Also Be Interested In...

Chinese GP: Qualifying notes - Pirelli

With wet conditions today, but only a 50% chance of rain tomorrow,...
2y ago from Pitpass.com

Chinese GP: Practice notes - Pirelli

Weather will have a big effect on tyre behaviour throughout the Chinese...
2y ago from Pitpass.com

Perez targets another strong performance

Sergio Perez hopes to have another strong weekend in China this week...
2y ago from PlanetF1.com

Force India: To have 54 points after four races is an...

Force India: To have 54 points after four races is an excellent effort 20...
2y ago from GrandPrix247.com

Elsewhere On The Network

Popular On MGPToday.com

KTM and Yamaha differences ‘black and white’ for...

Espargaro and Smith both finished their first MotoGP race with KTM in...
14h ago from BikeSportNews.com

‘First and last’ MotoGP crash of 2017 hopes Iannone

Iannone was susprised by a lack of pace by Marquez, clipped his rear and...
14h ago from BikeSportNews.com

Vinales wins season-opening Qatar MotoGP

Spain's Maverick Vinales on a Yamaha won the season-opening Qatar MotoGP...
2d ago from SuperSport.com

Zarco vows to learn after starring debut

– Tech 3 rider Johann Zarco has vowed to learn from his race-ending...
10h ago from GPUpdate.net

Popular On IndyCarToday.com

Mann back with Dale Coyne Racing for 2017 Indy 500

Pippa Mann will return to the Indianapolis 500 field in 2017 after...

Yacaman aiming to fulfil dream with possible 2017 Indy...

Gustavo Yacaman is looking to make his Indianapolis 500 debut in 2017...

Mann set for Indy 500 again with Dale Coyne Racing

Pippa Mann will return to Dale Coyne Racing for a fifth consecutive year...
5h ago from Racer.com

Pippa Mann secures Indy 500 return with Dale Coyne...

Pippa Mann has secured a return to the Indianapolis 500 with Dale Coyne...

Popular On TotalWRC.com

Test date set for Polo R5

Development under way on Volkswagen’s WRC 2 car
7h ago from WRC.com

Pre-Event Test Videos #2 Tour de Corse 2017

Pre-Event Test Videos #2 (Fan Footage) Che Guevara Energy Drink Tour de...
11h ago from WRC.com

Getting Excited for Dirt 4!

In all honesty, we're a bit late to this party since news about Dirt 4...

Germany rings the changes

New stages and a new service base in 2017
5d ago from WRC.com

Popular On GunnersToday.com

Chelsea angling to sign Alexis Sanchez?

SPN FC panel share his thoughts on the rumours that Chelsea are looking to...
1h ago from ESPNFC.co.uk

Nacho - How Santi and I became friends

We often see them together in the canteen, in the gym and at training -...
7h ago from Arsenal.com

Comments

Hottest News

'Replace Kimi with Giovinazzi!', says ex-Scuderia boss

Antonio Giovinazzi's performance last weekend in... Read More »
15h ago from F1i.com

Was Ferrari's win a gift from Mercedes?

The first Grand Prix to new regulations and with... Read More »
2h ago from F1Zone.net

Mercedes not commenting on McLaren-Honda engine rumours

Niki Lauda has dodged speculation Mercedes could... Read More »
11h ago from ThisIsF1.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.