News Details

Button expects tyre challenge

Jenson Button believes drivers will have to tread carefully with the supersoft tyres in Sunday's Canadian GP after the McLaren driver experienced graining within a handful of laps in practice.Pirelli have brought the two fastest tyres in their range, the soft and the supersoft, to this weekend's Montreal event and drivers put the latter to the test during Friday's afternoon session amid increasing track temperatures on both high and low fuel. Button, who finished ninth on the P2 timesheet, said graining on the rear of his MP4-29 had certainly proved noticeable when he pushed to the limit. "I hammered it on the high fuel for a few laps to see what would happen," the Briton told...
Full Story »
3y ago from SkySports.com 0
Share

You May Also Be Interested In...

Button anticipating tyre battle in Canada

McLaren-Mercedes Jenson Button believes that tyres will be key during...
3y ago from F1Zone.net

Montreal Practice 1: Alonso edges ahead of Mercedes duo

Fernando Alonso fastest in FP1 Fernando Alonso struck first on the race...
3y ago from GrandPrix247.com

Reaction round-up: Canadian Grand Prix practice

The on-track action at the Canadian Grand Prix kicked off on Friday with...
3y ago from RichlandF1.com

Rossi ready for Caterham practice run-out in Montreal

Caterham reserve driver Alexander Rossi is ready to get back behind the...
3y ago from RichlandF1.com

Elsewhere On The Network

Popular On MGPToday.com

Dovizioso braced for 'more difficult' event

– Andrea Dovizioso expects a "more difficult" situation...
10h ago from GPUpdate.net

MotoGP Australia: Marquez not discounting Vinales from...

Marquez is keeping ‘half an eye' on Vinales as the 2017 MotoGP title...
9h ago from BikeSportNews.com

Cairoli tests KTM's MotoGP bike at Valencia

– KTM motocross legend Antonio Cairoli described a "fantastic...
9h ago from GPUpdate.net

Miller passed fit for Phillip Island event

– Marc VDS rider Jack Miller has been passed fit to compete at his...
8h ago from GPUpdate.net

Popular On IndyCarToday.com

Indy Lights champ Kaiser advances to IndyCar with...

Juncos Racing announced today that Kyle Kaiser will join the team for a...
3h ago from Racer.com

The simulator will be my new best friend,' says Wickens

Somewhere amid IndyCar's thoroughly restrictive testing limitations,...
22h ago from Racer.com

'He's just a happy man,' says Sato of Borg Warner...

Takuma Sato was a vision of joy during this week's unveiling of his...
22h ago from Racer.com

VIDEO: Robin Miller with Takuma Sato

RACER's Robin Miller visits with Indy 500 winner Takuma Sato during the...
22h ago from Racer.com

Popular On TotalWRC.com

WRC stars headline Rallylegend

WRC stars headline Rallylegend Sébastien Ogier, Kris Meeke and Thierry...
3h ago from WRC.com

WRC crowds surge

WRC crowds surge Dynamic new cars and a thrilling season-long title...
7h ago from WRC.com

Wilson's Tänak tribute

M-Sport boss says goodbye 'with a heavy heart'
1d ago from WRC.com

Ott Tanak joins Toyota for 2018 WRC campaign

Ott Tanak will switch from M-Sport to Toyota for 2018, completing the...

Popular On GunnersToday.com

New dates for VIP Legend tours

We are pleased to announce that we have new dates available for our VIP...
2h ago from Arsenal.com

Premier League won't stage matches on Christmas Eve

The Premier League has opted against staging fixtures on Christmas Eve....
2h ago from Football365.com

Red Star Belgrade vs Arsenal LIVE: Team news and...

GETTY Red Star Belgrade vs Arsenal LIVE: Europa League scores, analysis...
2h ago from Express.co.uk

Red Star v Arsenal - Important away fans' guide

Going to the game tonight in Belgrade? Take a look at our handy away...
4h ago from Arsenal.com

Comments

Hottest News

BREAKING: Alonso signs new McLaren Formula 1 deal

Double Formula 1 world champion Fernando Alonso... Read More »
2h ago from F1Hub.net

Button remembers 'diva' Ralf Schumacher

In his latest book, 'Life to the Limit', Jenson... Read More »
11h ago from F1i.com

Repeat failure at Ferrari 'completely unacceptable', says...

Former Williams tech boss Pat Symonds is at a... Read More »
4h ago from F1i.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.