News Details

Leclerc rues 'massive struggles' on medium tyre at Portimão

Charles Leclerc says his efforts in Sunday's Portuguese GP were thwarted by graining on the medium tyre, a hindrance that nevertheless allowed the Ferrari driver to score a P6 finish. Leclerc was at a loss to understand why Pirelli's medium compound was such a poor fit for the Scuderia's cars as teammate Carlos Sainz, who finished just outside the points after a promising performance in qualifying, was also hindered by the graining issue. "I think we took a great decision to go on the hard tyres, but the mediums for us – only for us – we struggled massively, whether it was Carlos or myself," said the Monegasque. "Me in the first stint and Carlos in the second stint, we...
Full Story »
7mo ago from F1i.com 0
Share

You May Also Be Interested In...

Alfa Romeo hands Ilott reserve role and Portimão FP1...

Alfa Romeo has handed Callum Ilott a Friday practice outing at Portimão...
7mo ago from F1i.com

Raikkonen owns up to Portimão mistake – FIA upholds...

Alfa Romeo didn't enjoy a productive Sunday at Portimão, with Kimi...
7mo ago from F1i.com

Massa suggests Bottas struggles rooted in 'mental...

Former F1 driver Felipe Massa believes Valtteri Bottas' current struggles...
7mo ago from F1i.com

Portimão Speed Trap: Who is the fastest of them all?

"The last shall be the first" is undeniably the best way to sum...
7mo ago from F1i.com

Elsewhere On The Network

Popular On MGPToday.com

MotoGP Gossip: ‘Sceptical’ Razali believes signing...

New RNF Yamaha Team Principal, Razlan Razali, believes signing MotoGP...
1d ago from Crash.net

Rossi to race GT3 Ferrari in Gulf 12 Hours

MotoGP legend Valentino Rossi will make a third appearance in the Gulf 12...

Popular On IndyCarToday.com

‘Logistically quite feasible’ for IndyCar to race...

Mark Miles, president and CEO of Penske Entertainment Corp, has pointed to...

Feature: Ranking the top 10 IndyCar drivers of 2021

The 2021 IndyCar season was a thriller, with the talent-laden field...

Kellett to remain with AJ Foyt in 2022

AJ Foyt Racing has confirmed that Dalton Kellett will be back behind the...

Popular On TotalWRC.com

Popular On GunnersToday.com

Kim Little looking ahead after Scotland retirement

During the summer, Arsenal captain Kim Little announced her decision to...
43m ago from News.ArseBlog.com

What's the latest on Smith Rowe and Xhaka?

Is Emile Smith Rowe fit to face Everton? And how is Granit Xhaka return...
2h ago from Arsenal.com

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.