News Details

Honda calls for rule change: 'We can't make points'

Since the famous Silverstone crash, the engine change that will bring a grid penalty hangs over the season of Max Verstappen like a sword of Damocles. Where Honda itself was mainly to blame for the grid penalties of its teams in the past due to the unreliability of the engine, this season the blame doesn't lie with the Japanese engine supplier at all. Grid penalty more important than costs Not only did the Silverstone crash erase Verstappen's considerable lead over Hamilton, it also meant that Red Bull Racing and Honda could no longer use the engine. Not only did that mean a grid penalty, but the current budget cap meant that the $1.8 million it took to repair the Dutchman's car was a big...
Full Story »
10mo ago from GPBlog.com 0
Share

You May Also Be Interested In...

Verstappen or Hamilton: F1 fans have their say over...

Article To news overview © Mercedes Opinions have been coming thick and...
10mo ago from RacingNews365.com

Former driver blames Verstappen: 'He just misjudged'

Despite the FIA's decision to give Max Verstappen a grid marker for the...
10mo ago from GPBlog.com

Villeneuve unhappy with Verstappen's punishment:...

While the British analysts mainly blame Max Verstappen for the crash with...
10mo ago from GPBlog.com

'Hamilton has given up on giving Verstappen space...

The British media point for a large part to Max Verstappen as the guilty...
10mo ago from GPBlog.com

Elsewhere On The Network

Popular On MGPToday.com

Popular On IndyCarToday.com

McLaughlin refusing to concede IndyCar title bid is...

'I still fully believe I can win the championship'
23h ago from SpeedCafe.com

Andretti takes swipe at Wolff over F1 power

1978 Formula 1 World Champion Mario Andretti has hit out at Mercedes boss...

IndyCar drivers at odds over reasons for Nashville...

Leading IndyCar drivers have shared a multitude of theories as to why...
1d ago from SpeedCafe.com

Popular On TotalWRC.com

Popular On GunnersToday.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.