News Details

Sochi drama reminded Brawn of 2000 German GP

The late drama that unfolded in Sochi reminded Ross Brawn of when Rubens Barrichello won the 2000 German Grand Prix. The Russian Grand Prix looked set to be the first F1 race won by Lando Norris, with the McLaren man leading for the majority. That changed when rain started to fall through, with him staying out rather than pitting for intermediate tyres and ultimately going off, losing the lead to Hamilton before finally coming in and dropping down to P7. The situation – with the win resting on strategy decisions made by the driver and team – reminded Brawn of when Rubens Barrichello defied Ferrari's team orders to stay out in Germany in 2000 and went on to win. 'Lando will be...
Full Story »
2mo ago from PlanetF1.com 0
Share

You May Also Be Interested In...

Sainz not content with Barrichello-like career

Sep.21 Carlos Sainz says he is not content to be remembered in Formula 1...
2mo ago from OneStopStrategy.com

Brawn: Norris' gamble could have paid off like...

Article To news overview © McLaren Ross Brawn has said that Lando Norris...
2mo ago from RacingNews365.com

Sainz doesn't want to be the new Barrichello

Carlos Sainz is adamant he doesn't want to be Ferrari's next Rubens...
2mo ago from PlanetF1.com

Sainz denies he meant to slight Barrichello

Carlos Sainz says he feels 'disappointed' his words were misconstrued in...
2mo ago from PlanetF1.com

Elsewhere On The Network

Popular On MGPToday.com

Crash.net MotoGP podcast with Keith Huewen: Future...

This week's episode of the Crash.net MotoGP podcast sees Keith Huewen,...
5h ago from Crash.net

Bagnaia: Ducati enter winter ‘more relaxed’ after...

MotoGP vice-champion of 2021 Francesco Bagnaia says he will head into the...

Popular On IndyCarToday.com

Motorsport Monday: Issue 445 FREE to read now

This weekend, racing has taken a break, but don't worry – we still...

IndyCar considering revisions to qualifying format

IndyCar is considering small changes to its current knockout qualifying...

Popular On TotalWRC.com

Popular On GunnersToday.com

Ray Kennedy: a life in pictures

No description available...
1h ago from TheGuardian.com

5 top managers who have turned down Man Utd job - from...

Manchester United may be one of world football's biggest clubs, but for...
3h ago from DailyStar.co.uk

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.