News Details

Horner wants clarification after brake change

– Red Bull Racing boss Christian Horner has asked the FIA to clarify why Lewis Hamilton was allowed to switch brake manufacturers' without penalty prior to Sunday's German Grand Prix.Hamilton crashed out in qualifying when he suffered a front right brake disc failure and he then opted to ditch the brakes supplied by Brembo and switch to those made by Carbon Industrie.Horner believes this has now set an "interesting precedent"."Absolutely," he told reporters in Germany - according to Sky Sports F1 - when asked if he was shocked with the decision to allow Mercedes to do that without then forcing them to start Hamilton from the pit lane."It was a change of...
Full Story »
3y ago from GPUpdate.net 0
Share

You May Also Be Interested In...

Red Bull surprised by Mercedes brake change

Christian Horner says he was surprised the FIA allowed Mercedes to change...
3y ago from Crash.net

Hamilton's brake change sets 'interesting precedent' -...

Lewis Hamilton changed his brake material after a failure in qualifying...
3y ago from espnF1.com

Hamilton may start from pits

style="margin: 0px; font-family: Times;">   HOCKENHEIM,...
3y ago from F1Plus.com

Hamilton likely to start from pit lane

Getty Images Enlarge Lewis Hamilton looks likely to start the German...
3y ago from espnF1.com

Elsewhere On The Network

Popular On MGPToday.com

Rossi and Vinales admit defeat and turn attentions to...

With the 2017 MotoGP title out of reach, Rossi and Vinales are now looking...
2d ago from BikeSportNews.com

Is Ecstar Suzuki’s 2017 MotoGP nightmare over?

A brace of top-five finishes at Motegi's MotoGP round gave Suzuki some...
18h ago from BikeSportNews.com

MotoGP Motegi: Dovizoso wins last-lap thriller

Dovizoso snatches MotoGP victory from Marquez on the last lap of a wet...
3d ago from BikeSportNews.com

MotoGP Motegi: Lorenzo threatens Zarco with Safety...

Lorenzo is concerned that Zarco's ‘aggressive' riding style is going...
2d ago from BikeSportNews.com

Popular On IndyCarToday.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...
8h ago from Racer.com

VIDEO: Robin Miller with Takuma Sato

RACER's Robin Miller visits with Indy 500 winner Takuma Sato during the...
7h ago from Racer.com

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

Somewhere amid IndyCar's thoroughly restrictive testing limitations,...
8h ago from Racer.com

SPM confirms multi-year Hinchcliffe deal

– Schmidt Peterson Motorsports has confirmed that James Hinchcliffe...
15h ago from GPUpdate.net

Popular On TotalWRC.com

Wilson's Tänak tribute

M-Sport boss says goodbye 'with a heavy heart'
12h 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...
19h ago from MotorsportWeek.c...

Tänak joins Toyota

Tänak joins Toyota Ott Tänak will join Toyota Gazoo Racing next season....
21h ago from WRC.com

Wales Rally GB saved my life

Spectator thanks event medical teams for life-saving treatment in 2016
1d ago from WRC.com

Popular On GunnersToday.com

Wenger looks to use UCL experience in Europa

ng that Arsenal have a UCL tradition, Arsene Wenger vows to be committed...
2h ago from ESPNFC.co.uk

The top 30 Premier League players you need to know...

At last FIFA 18 has arrived on our shelves, and that can only mean one...

Wenger on Belgrade, Stojkovic, Debuchy

We will face Red Star Belgrade for the first time since the 1978/79...
8h ago from Arsenal.com

Mathieu Debuchy to make first Arsenal start in 11...

After Troy Deeney's comments about Arsenal, Craig Burley says clubs know...
8h ago from ESPNFC.co.uk

Comments

Hottest News

Threat to end motorsport in the EU

A ruling by the European Court could mean the end... Read More »
11h ago from Pitpass.com

Ferrari risks "chaos" with big technical overhaul

The last three races have been a disaster for... Read More »
11h ago from Motorsport.com

F1 commercial boss Bratches explains pre-race shake-up

Formula 1's managing director of commercial... Read More »
10h ago from Crash.net

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.