News Details

2019 driver weight rules ‘very beneficial’ says Russell

Williams driver and Formula 1 rookie this season George Russell has praised the decision to change driver weight rules for this season, saying it has been ‘very beneficial’. Russell, one of the tallest drivers on the grid, has managed to put on 6kg of weight from his Formula 2 winning season last year where he weighed 66kg but has been able to put on more weight thanks to the new rule. Russell said (quoted by motorsport.com): "[I have] a lot more energy, I feel better. "I'm sure my girlfriend would argue I look better too! "It is very beneficial in more ways than one. F1 really needed that.  “The next step is to make the cockpit a standard size across...
Full Story »
11mo ago from GPBlog.com 0
Share

You May Also Be Interested In...

Russell's motivation intact despite Williams hardship

Williams rookie George Russell says his motivation as a young driver is...
11mo ago from F1i.com

Russell in unfamiliar territory in Bahrain test day two

George Russell may not get many chances to sit at the top of any...
11mo ago from GPFans.com

Russell: Williams must avoid drastic changes amid F1...

George Russell insists Williams must avoid implementing any “drastic”...
11mo ago from Crash.net

Russell tops Bahrain F1 test for Mercedes

George Russell Williams' George Russell topped the second day of...
11mo ago from SpeedCafe.com

Elsewhere On The Network

Popular On MGPToday.com

Popular On IndyCarToday.com

Power podiums, McLaughlin fourth in IndyCar iRacing...

Will Power has scored a podium while Scott McLaughlin fought to finish...
8h ago from SpeedCafe.com

LIVE STREAM: IndyCar iRacing Challenge

Catch two-time Supercars champion Scott McLaughlin, Indianapolis 500...
10h ago from SpeedCafe.com

McLaughlin joins all-star field for virtual IndyCar...

While his real-world debut may be on hold, Scott McLaughlin will get his...
1d ago from SpeedCafe.com

Popular On TotalWRC.com

Renault Clio Rally5 gets WRC debut at Rally Mexico

Renault Sport shipped five of the brand-new Renault Clio Rally5 cars to...

Rally Portugal and Rally Italy Postponed

Rally Portugal and Rally Italy have joined Rally Argentina in being...

Popular On GunnersToday.com

Video: Awkward moment as Kevin Prince-Boateng quizzes...

Arsenal fans are completely used to their star players entering the final...
9h ago from CaughtOffside.com

Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang gives blank response to live...

/sport/football/pierre-emerick-aubameyang-gives-blank-21773784"><...
5h ago from DailyStar.co.uk

Arsenal transfer news: Key advantage for £20m...

Gunners looking to strengthen squad... The post Arsenal transfer news: Key...
13h ago from CaughtOffside.com

Report claims former Arsenal transfer target is...

Real Madrid will let Lucas Vazquez leave the club this summer, according...
19h ago from CaughtOffside.com

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.