News Details

Mercedes confident it has solved Canada issue

The MGU-K issue resulted in retirement for Lewis Hamilton when his rear brakes failed Getty Images Enlarge Mercedes is confident it will not experience a repeat of the problem that forced Lewis Hamilton to retire from the Canadian Grand Prix next weekend in Austria. Both Mercedes cars experienced a failure of the MGU-K energy recovery system when its control electronics overheated, leading to reduced pace for Nico Rosberg and a rear brake failure for Lewis Hamilton. Rosberg managed to nurse his car home, despite losing a significant amount of rear braking capability and a loss of roughly 160bhp in power, but for the first time this season a car other than a Mercedes won the race....
Full Story »
3y ago from espnF1.com 0
Share

You May Also Be Interested In...

Hamilton vows: I'll be more on it in Austria

– Lewis Hamilton says he will be 'more on it' in Austria next week...
3y ago from GPUpdate.net

Wolff sorry to let Hamilton down

Toto Wolff said Mercedes was “sorry to have let Lewis [Hamilton]...
3y ago from Crash.net

Wolff apologises to Hamilton

Toto Wolff admitted the Mercedes team was "sorry to have let Lewis...
3y ago from PlanetF1.com

Rosberg: Austria 'like starting from scratch'

Mercedes AMG Petronas Championship leader Nico Rosberg says that the...
3y ago from F1Zone.net

Elsewhere On The Network

Popular On MGPToday.com

Rossi confirms he will ride in first practice at...

Rossi will attempt to ride in MotoGP free practice one at Aragon, less...
4h ago from BikeSportNews.com

Valentino Rossi will attempt MotoGP comeback at Aragon

Valentino Rossi says he will attempt a comeback at the Aragón...

Rossi to attempt return at Aragón GP

– Valentino Rossi will attempt to return to action at this...
4h ago from GPUpdate.net

Rossi to attempt comeback at Aragón GP

– Valentino Rossi will attempt to return to action at this...
4h ago from GPUpdate.net

Popular On IndyCarToday.com

Takuma Sato returns to RLLR for 2018 IndyCar season

Reigning Indianapolis 500 champion Takuma Sato will return to Rahal...

Sato confirmed at Rahal Letterman Lanigan

As first reported by RACER, 2017 Indy 500 champion Takuma Sato will...
1h ago from Racer.com

Sato secures return to RLL for 2018 season

– Rahal Letterman Lanigan Racing (RLL) has announced that reigning...
5h ago from GPUpdate.net

Michelin to replace Continental in IMSA from 2019

Continental Tire will end its association with IMSA after the 2018 season...
1h ago from Racer.com

Popular On TotalWRC.com

Loeb tests C3 on gravel

Loeb tests C3 on gravel WRC legend Sébastien Loeb tested Citroën’s C3...
2h ago from WRC.com

Cycling star joins WRC aces in Spain

Entry list reveals WRC debut for two-wheel champion
1h ago from WRC.com

Mikkelsen gives R5 feedback

Mikkelsen gives R5 feedback Hyundai Motorsport's newest WRC signing,...
1d ago from WRC.com

Gala to celebrate thrilling year

Gala to celebrate thrilling year WRC stars will be honoured at a...
1d ago from WRC.com

Popular On GunnersToday.com

Atletico Madrid star 'dreaming of playing in the...

Atletico Madrid defender Jose Gimenez admits he "dreams of playing...
3h ago from TalkSport.com

Manchester United enter race for Alexis Sanchez?

Manchester United have reportedly decided to rival Manchester City for...
3h ago from SportsMole.co.uk

Mediawatch: Wait a minute, isn't Alexis Sanchez at Man...

Egg Custis Now Mediawatch is not saying that we doubt the veracity of...
4h ago from Football365.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.