News Details

F1 plans more biometric glove tests during US GP

The FIA is planning further tests of its new biometric gloves in free practice at the United States Grand Prix, with it hopeful the technology can be a game-changer for helping advance medical knowledge. Following initial trials in Hungary, the Red Bull, Force India and Haas teams are poised to get their drivers to trial the devices this time out. A final decision on who runs them will be made ahead of opening practice. The gloves, which feature sensors built into the palm area, help monitor a drivers’ heart rate and blood oxygen levels, so in the event of an accident, medical staff are better able to assess their condition remotely. The glove technology is the result of a joint project...
Full Story »
1y ago from Motorsport.com 0
Share

You May Also Be Interested In...

Horner: Renault must work on qualifying performance

It is no secret that Red Bull are capable of producing great Formula 1...
1y ago from GrandPrix247.com

Grosjean: Haas 'much stronger in every area'

The Haas F1 Team made its début at the start of last season, but already...
1y ago from F1i.com

Red Bull want to ‘build team around Verstappen'

Red Bull boss Christian Horner has said he wants Max Verstappen to stay...
1y ago from PlanetF1.com

Marquez tops Phillip Island opening practice

World championship leader Marc Marquez set the fastest time in Friday's...
1y ago from SuperSport.com

Elsewhere On The Network

Popular On MGPToday.com

Pol Espargaro hails 'Stunning' Le Mans result

Pol Espargaro says his sixth place finish at Le Mans is "almost...

Dovizioso seeks improvements despite Le Mans podium

Andrea Dovizioso says that he and Ducati need to continue finding...

Popular On IndyCarToday.com

Popular On TotalWRC.com

Mikkelsen dropped by Hyundai for WRC Portugal, Loeb in

Hyundai has benched Andreas Mikkelsen for the upcoming Rally Portugal,...
12h ago from MotorsportWeek.c...

Hyundai Replace Mikkelsen With Loeb For Rally Portugal

Andreas Mikkelsen will not take part in next weekend's Rally Portugal...

Remembering Rory Galligan

I had a bit of downtime last night, so I decided to get nostalgic and pop...
17h ago from WorldRallyBlog.c...

Popular On GunnersToday.com

Arsenal become new favourites to seal transfer of...

Arsenal are reportedly emerging as the new favourites to seal the...
3h ago from CaughtOffside.com

Premier League stars out of contract: Who could your...

PREMIER LEAGUE transfers are off and running again after the transfer...
5h ago from Express.co.uk

Arsenal fans FUMING after Chelsea rumour circulates…...

ARSENAL fans want Unai Emery to start Bernd Leno over Petr Cech in the...
4h ago from Express.co.uk

Chelsea refuse to comment on Petr Cech return

The veteran goalkeeper is set to retire from playing.
5h ago from SportsMole.co.uk

Comments

Advertisements

Hottest News

Advertisements

Recent News

Advertisements

Advertisements

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.