News Details

Honda and Red Bull focus on starting issue: 'Must solve that together'

Yasuaki Asagi, power unit development manager at Honda, has put more light on the updates featured in the new-spec engine. He confirmed the starting problems which have hampered Max Verstappen, has the majority of focus in the factory.  "In the first half of the season, we mainly wanted to improve performance during qualifications. I wanted to do something about that. Recently it was the starting problems. I told them to solve it together," Asagi told AutosportWeb.  The Japanese also indicates what the latest engine specification brings compared to the previous version. "With the Spec-3 engine, we mostly worked on the turbo and its reliability. In...
Full Story »
1mo ago from GPBlog.com 0
Share

You May Also Be Interested In...

Confirmed: Kvyat's retirement due to Honda engine oil...

The new-spec Honda engine hasn't started well. Max Verstappen experienced...
1mo ago from GPBlog.com

Last-to-eighth shows 'we have made some steps forward'...

Max Verstappen believes Red Bull Racing have made another step forward in...
1mo ago from TheCheckeredFlag....

Verstappen: 'Without grid penalty we would have...

Max Verstappen experienced a painful start to life with his new-spec...
1mo ago from GPBlog.com

Verstappen: Sometimes I think we play it too safe

Max Verstappen has urged engine supplier Honda to take 'more risk' with...
1mo ago from GrandPrix247.com

Elsewhere On The Network

Popular On MGPToday.com

Marc Marquez: ‘On the limit’ fuel complicated...

Marc Marquez says the fact he was “on the limit” with fuel in...

Popular On IndyCarToday.com

Popular On TotalWRC.com

Tidemand “Broke the Code to Driving a WRC Car” by...

Pontus Tidemand took his best finish in a top-level WRC car last weekend...

Popular On GunnersToday.com

Luiz: I take pleasure from helping others

Every time we read an interview with David Luiz he comes across as an...
3h ago from News.ArseBlog.com

Arsene Wenger's best Arsenal XI

Wenger spent 22 years in charge of the Gunners.
8h ago from SportsMole.co.uk

Video: Arsenal Women star Beth Mead scores sublime...

Arsenal Women star Beth Mead scored a delightful curling effort for the...
7h ago from CaughtOffside.com

Premier League table: Every team compared to 2018/19...

Arsenal and Manchester United are struggling to match their form from last...
10h ago from Express.co.uk

Comments

Advertisements

Hottest News

Alfa Romeo on their way out of F1?

Alfa Romeo could walk away from Sauber and... Read More »
5h ago from PlanetF1.com

Wurz: Drivers not happy about 18-inch wheels

Grand Prix Drivers' Association chief Alex Wurz... Read More »
8h ago from GrandPrix247.com

Latifi gets three-race Williams audition

Nicholas Latifi will have the chance to press his... Read More »
1h ago from GPFans.com
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.