News Details

Boullier: Works engine deal is key to success

Eric Boullier with Sam Michael and Ron Dennis Not having a works Formula 1 engine hurts the top teams claims McLaren sporting director Eric Boullier, whose own team is using customer Mercedes engines for the final year ahead of their switch to Honda in 2015. Speaking to journalists during a phone-in, Boullier said, “Having a works engine allows you to play, let’s say, with much more set-up possibilities than if you have a customer engine. 'We can just take this year’s example, if you just compare Mercedes GP and Red Bull Racing, we all know the Red Bull Racing chassis is very good, maybe slightly better than the Mercedes one, but the big difference between both is that Red Bull has a...
Full Story »
2y ago from GrandPrix247.com 0
Share

You May Also Be Interested In...

Honda are on target for 2015 confirms Boullier

McLaren expect a step forward in performance next year with the return of...
2y ago from TheF1Times.com

Boullier: Works engine now crucial in F1

Eric Boullier says it has become apparent that works engines are crucial...
2y ago from Crash.net

Boullier: Works engine deals now critical

– McLaren Racing Director Eric Boullier believes a works engine...
2y ago from GPUpdate.net

Red Bull struggle shows importance of works engine...

Getty Images Enlarge McLaren boss Eric Boullier says Red Bull's struggle...
2y ago from espnF1.com

Elsewhere On The Network

Popular On MGPToday.com

No further medical complications for Rossi

– Yamaha says Valentino Rossi is making "positive...
3h ago from GPUpdate.net

Rossi taken to hospital after motocross crash

Rossi crashed while training on his motocrosser and was taken to Rimini...
16h ago from BikeSportNews.com

Mugello MotoGP test ‘a toe in the water’ for Davies

Davies gets 30 laps on Pirro's GP17 but isn't about to jump over to MotoGP
6h ago from BikeSportNews.com

Rossi injured in motocross training crash

– Yamaha rider Valentino Rossi is recovering after sustaining mild...
9h ago from GPUpdate.net

Popular On IndyCarToday.com

Underrated aces of Indy

In its previous 100 incarnations the Indianapolis 500 has created heroes,...
2h ago from Racer.com

Remembering the brilliance of Indy's apron

Above: Jim Clark and Don Branson battle down to the famous apron at IMS,...
3h ago from Racer.com

Injured Bourdais released from hospital

Sebastien Bourdais has been released from IU Health Methodist Hospital...
14h ago from SpeedCafe.com

Popular On TotalWRC.com

Lappi positive after Portugal points

Finn rounds off successful World Rally Car debut with Power Stage points
1h ago from WRC.com

Sainz rolls back the years

Sainz rolls back the years Rallying legend Carlos Sainz turned back the...
1h ago from WRC.com

Paddon: Portugal brought the fun back

Kiwi takes positives from disappointing result
1d 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...

Popular On GunnersToday.com

QUIZ: Who is each Premier League club's record signing?

Who is the record signing at all 20 Premier League clubs? Test your...
7h ago from DailyMail.co.uk

The best goal differences in Premier League history:...

HICH teams have finished the season with the most impressive goal...
4h ago from DailyStar.co.uk

Comments

Hottest News

Monaco: Why is there no F1 action on Friday?

The Formula 1 fraternity heads into Friday at a... Read More »
7h ago from GPUpdate.net

Hamilton: I'd like to try Indy!

Fernando Alonso's foray to the Indianapolis 500... Read More »
1h ago from GrandPrix247.com

Model that distracted F1 drivers returns to Monaco

Jessiqa Pace, the model that distracted drivers... Read More »
5h ago from GrandPrix247.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.