News Details

Portuguese Grand Prix track limits to be defined by kerbs

Formula 1 will be enforcing track limits at the Portuguese Grand Prix with the edge of the track defined by the kerbs instead of the white line around the circuit. The change comes following the 2020 Portuguese Grand Prix in which 125 laps were deleted in the first two practice sessions alone, most notably at Turn 1 and 4. In response, F1 changed the manner in which track limits were monitored at these corners as drivers were deemed to have left the track if they ventured beyond the red-and-white kerbs on corner exit. This change will be maintained for 2021. The stewards will also be monitoring track limits at Turn 15, the long, sweeping final corner, with the race director's notes...
Full Story »
1y ago from GrandPrix247.com 0
Share

You May Also Be Interested In...

Clarity needed on ‘confusing' track limits issue

Both Alexander Wurz and Carlos Sainz say that track limits in F1 need...
1y ago from PlanetF1.com

Track limits to be monitored at three Portimao corners

Formula 1 drivers will have their lap times deleted if they exceed track...
1y ago from MotorsportWeek.com

GPDA boss Wurz would prefer ‘natural track...

Apr.22 Formula 1 must fix the ongoing ‘track limits' controversy...
1y ago from OneStopStrategy.com

Track limits: These three corners will be under strict...

One of the most debatable issues of this season, however little we have...
1y ago from GPBlog.com

Elsewhere On The Network

Popular On MGPToday.com

Popular On IndyCarToday.com

IndyCar's top 10 drivers of 2022

The 2022 NTT IndyCar Series season saw nine different drivers earn wins as...
12h ago from MotorsportWeek.c...

McLaren SP not out to copy and paste Team Penske

'All I would say is, I want to emulate Penske’s results'
2d ago from SpeedCafe.com

RLLR swaps Lundgaard, Harvey ahead of 2023 IndyCar...

Rahal Letterman Lanigan Racing has swapped Christian Lundgaard and Jack...
5d ago from SpeedCafe.com

Popular On TotalWRC.com

WRC unveils the 2023 season calendar

The 2023 WRC season calendar has been unveiled and it features two...

Popular On GunnersToday.com

Chelsea 'join Man United, Liverpool in Nico Williams...

Chelsea are set to rival the likes of Manchester United and Liverpool for...
7h ago from SportsMole.co.uk

Arteta can now land 'perfect' Arsenal target for...

Arsenal have been handed a boost in their bid to bring Declan Rice to The...

Comments

Hottest News

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.