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 »
2y 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...
2y ago from GPUpdate.net

Wolff sorry to let Hamilton down

Toto Wolff said Mercedes was “sorry to have let Lewis [Hamilton]...
2y ago from Crash.net

Wolff apologises to Hamilton

Toto Wolff admitted the Mercedes team was "sorry to have let Lewis...
2y ago from PlanetF1.com

Rosberg: Austria 'like starting from scratch'

Mercedes AMG Petronas Championship leader Nico Rosberg says that the...
2y ago from F1Zone.net

Elsewhere On The Network

Popular On MGPToday.com

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

Rainey says Nicky Hayden will be remembered for his work ethic, his...
1h 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...
1d ago from BikeSportNews.com

Márquez was 'careful' prior to accident

– Reigning World Champion Marc Márquez says he was trying to be...
4h ago from GPUpdate.net

Viñales victorious after last-lap Rossi error

– Maverick Viñales claimed victory at an incredible French Grand...
2d ago from GPUpdate.net

Popular On IndyCarToday.com

JR Hildebrand: “It’s a place I think we can...

Sixth place on the grid is a good starting spot for JR Hildebrand, and he...

Indy 500 Day 2 qualifying live stream

Watch Sunday practice and qualifying from the Indianapolis Motor...
1d ago from Racer.com

VIDEO: Recap of Indy 500 Practice Day 6

Watch highlights from Practice Day 6 for the Indianapolis 500
1h ago from SpeedCafe.com

Ed Carpenter: “It was actually a better run than I...

The American will start in the middle of the front row after setting a...

Popular On TotalWRC.com

Ogier highlights Tänak spur

Portugal winner recognises team-mates’ support
1d ago from WRC.com

Ogier Cruises to Record Equalling Rally Portugal...

The championship leader cruised through the final day to take a record...

Meeke: More work to do

Citroën driver looks for improvement
53m ago from WRC.com

BREAKING NEWS: Ogier nets fifth Portugal win

Frenchman increases championship lead
2d ago from WRC.com

Popular On GunnersToday.com

Transfer Rater: Bakayoko to Chelsea, Onyekuru to...

The latest transfer rumours from around the world. Things change in the...
1h ago from ESPNFC.co.uk

Manchester United 'open to Chris Smalling offers'

Manchester United are reportedly willing to listen to offers for...
43m ago from SportsMole.co.uk

Wenger Wants 'One Or Two Top Quality' Signings At...

Arsene Wenger says he wants to sign 'one or two top quality'...
1d ago from AllArsenal.com

Arsenal not making Champions League is 'massive' -...

Arsenal missing out on Champions League is a 'massive disappointment' for...
1d ago from DailyMail.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.