Some rule changes have been green lighted by the WMSC.
Here’s a quick run down of them
4 per season, unless there are 20 races on the calendar. With a penalty of starting from the back of the grid if use one over that.
Wind tunnel hours reduced from 80 to 65 hours per week, but are allowed two sessions a day. Also only 1 tunnel allowed to be nominated for the entire season. Read more... (246 words, estimated 59 secs reading time)
It sounds a bit mad, but Lewis must still have a home there, after all he grew up inside of McLaren’s camp, and now that Ron is back at the head of the F1 project, it may seem a sensible idea.
Sky F1 are reporting that there are murmurings from the management both sides of the deal.
Would be interesting, and possibly a good move with Honda coming back to Turbo Powered F1 racing with McLaren, which was such a strong pairing last time out, and he could even emulate the great Ayrton Senna in that regards. Read more... (184 words, estimated 44 secs reading time)
Just a note to say that now I am back on the mend, and out of hospital the site can get back to normal.
I apologise for the lack of updates of recent, but health comes first.
Now bring on the Silverstone GP! it should be a cracker!
It seems Michael Schumacher’s medical notes have been stolen, and have apparently been put up for sale online.
This just days after the great news that Michael was let out of hospital, and has moved to start his (probably) lengthy recovery in Switzerland.
A statement from Schumacher’s manager Sabine Kehm read: “For several days stolen documents and data are being offered for sale. The offeror claims them to be the medical file of Michael Schumacher. Read more... (190 words, estimated 46 secs reading time)
Just a note to say that the site will be back to normal soon. I’m currently in hospital, but when I’ve been released I’ll get back to making sure we are on top of things again.
Again apologies for regular visitors.
We have been modernising some of the back end systems on the site over the last day or two, so sorry if anyone got oddness when they swung by.
However we should be back to normal now, and you should see site loads are quicker now too.
If you do notice anything untoward, then please do get in touch.
Well after the Australian race, we now all know what the cars sound like when they are all out together.
My question is then, there’s been a lot of complaints, mutterings and murmurings of organisers, fans and team owners not happy with the auditory experience of ‘New F1′. Read more... (202 words, estimated 48 secs reading time)
Here’s the complete wording for the stewards decision on banning car 3 at the weekend.
The Stewards verdict in full:
‘Decision Car 3 is excluded from the Race Results.
‘Reason 1) The Technical Delegate reported to the Stewards that Car 3 exceeded the required fuel mass flow of 100kg/h. (Article 5.1.4 of the Formula One Technical Regulations)
‘2) This parameter is outside of the control of the driver, Daniel Ricciardo. Read more... (960 words, estimated 3:50 mins reading time)
I will have to excuse myself from an extensive write up, as most of the session has been watched through powerful pain killers (morphine), but seems that qualifying went well, and looks like will make a great race lineup for tomorrow’s race.