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2017-07-22 15:54:04

Niki Lauda outraged by the introduction of Halo

Non-Executive Director of Mercedes Niki Lauda was unhappy with the decree of the FIA to enter into force from next year, head-protection system Halo.Niki Lauda "We have tested Halo, Red Bull and Shield. But the problem is that as head protection, none of the options did not convince us 100 percent.FIA had to make the right decision in this situation. Halo is a wrong decision.The FIA has made Formula 1 safer than it is. In addition, the risk of flying wheels is substantially eliminated, because the wheels are stronger tied to the car. The risk for the pilots was minimal.We need to attract new fans to racing, to become closer to the viewer, and it collapses stupid innovations".

2017-07-21 13:14:03

Kubica is confident that he is able to pilot the car of the season-2017

Kubica is confident that he is able to pilot the car of the season-2017

Robert Kubica, who, apparently, back in the championship Royal races, said that he is able to pilot a modern car.Earlier, the pole has already conducted tests with Renault, piloting the car of the 2013 season. Now he is preparing to take part in the tests of modern cars after the Grand Prix of Hungary.Robert Kubica "the Differences are mostly associated with turns, but it is only a question of habit and work. If others can do it, why I can't repeat or do even betterSo if Renault have the courage and confidence to let me drive, I'll be able to test all on personal experience.I already know that I can get back to the level that was shown previously. I'm quite able to show the speed that was shown in 2010. When I saw that I can fly on the verge of the car of the Formula 1 in Valencia, I thought, "This is a passion I have always felt, it's my life".I knew I didn't need to worry about missed about six years. All that is happening now, like magic".

2017-07-21 12:54:03

Red Bull We need to run a lot of tests with Halo

Red Bull We need to run a lot of tests with Halo

Chief engineer Red Bull's Paul Monaghan believes that his team are not yet ready to work with the new system head protection Halo, as required by FIA from the season 2018.Paul Monaghan "There are a lot of things that you need to test to make sure that this system fits in our new car. It is very difficult to work now with this development, because we are already far advanced in the work on the car of the season 2018. The solution looks a bit of a surprise".

2017-07-20 11:54:03

Halo will appear on the cars of Formula 1 next season

The system of protection of the head of Halo, which was tested throughout last season, will become mandatory for Formula 1 in 2018.The decision taken by the FIA after a meeting of the Strategic group of Formula 1, which took place on 19 July in Geneva. The "Shield", which is tested by Sebastian Vettel during the Grand Prix of great Britain, found to be ineffective.In a statement, the FIA said "In accordance with the decision of the Strategic group of Formula 1 on the introduction of additional protection, which was adopted in July 2016, the FIA announces the introduction in 2018 of the system Halo. In the near future the design will be finalized with the participation of all teams.Over the last few years the FIA has considered several designs, but Halo is the most effective of them".

2017-07-20 11:34:03

The head of Renault Kubica still very fast

The head of the team Renault has confirmed that Robert Kubica claims to be Jolyon Palmer.Cyril abiteboul "Jolyon had some problems with reliability, but it is true that if we had two pilots who are able to achieve the points we would have been eighth in the world championship.And Kubica is still very fast and has all of the same energy."Now Kubica, who missed due to a hand injury six seasons, is actively working in the simulator Renault. After the Grand Prix of Hungary, he will conduct tests behind the wheel of a car RS17.

2017-07-20 10:54:04

Formula 1 will sit at the negotiating table to discuss the Shield

Formula 1 will sit at the negotiating table to discuss the Shield

The potential introduction of head protection Shield will be discussed at the next meeting of the working group of Formula 1.In Silverstone Sebastian Vettel has said that he felt dizzy after the first tests the device on Board his Ferrari.FIA "Now we need to think about how we can solve all the problems".Shield, apparently, will be discussed by the group in Geneva, but until Monza no one team will not test this solution.Head Red Bull Christian Horner "There is a serious problem. We really need to know two months ago on the Shield because it's too late to implement the system in the new car of the season-2018. If we have problems, I can only imagine what it's like for small teams".The final decision will be taken only in Geneva, and the FIA insisting on obligatory introduction of protection if not Shield, then Halo.

2017-07-19 12:54:03

Robert Kubica will replace Jolyon Palmer

Robert Kubica will replace Jolyon Palmer

A new candidate to replace Jolyon Palmer - the pole Robert Kubica. German newspaper Bild claims that it will happen after the summer break, during the Grand Prix of Belgium.Kubica has already conducted two series of tests behind the wheel of a car Renault 2012. Now Robert is actively practicing on the simulator team and preparing for tests in Hungary in early August, already on the machine 2017.Earlier there was speculation that Palmer will replace the pilot Toro Rosso Carlos Sainz, but the Spaniard and the Italian team said that it will not.

2017-07-18 10:54:07

Chapter Ferrari the Tyres in Milan on the study

Chapter Ferrari the Tyres in Milan on the study

The head of Ferrari, Maurizio Arrivabene said that the tires ruptured during the race at Silverstone on machines Sebastian Vettel and Kimi Raikkonen are already in Milan to check.The head of Pirelli "We are studying the incident. Tires in Milan, where they will be thoroughly tested. Also we need to see more data on setting up machines."One suggestion was that the specific configuration of the Ferrari combined with the high downforce produced by the cars of season 2017, contributed to the problems with the tires.Maurizio Arrivabene "Although the reasons seem obvious to us, not in the style of Ferrari to complain about losing."Sebastian Vettel "I don't think someone is particularly to blame. Looking back, everything seems and feels very easy".

2017-07-17 10:44:03

McLaren is once again talking about the cooperation with Mercedes

McLaren is once again talking about the cooperation with Mercedes

A week ago, it seemed that McLaren and Honda back from the precipice of an impending split, but at Silverstone Director of McLaren Jonathan Neale said that the current situation with the Honda mechanics, who are fighting for the performance and reliability unstable.Jonathan Neale "I think we've reached an inflection point with Honda, where we ask ourselves, "Where are we going What must we do differently to recover its competitiveness"So the latest rumors from the pit lane of Silverstone say that McLaren really wants to break his contract with Honda.It seems that the preferred alternative McLaren to 2018 is the engine of the Mercedes, but there are also rumors about the talks with Renault and Ferrari.Jonathan Neale "In Formula 1 when someone says they don't talk to anybody, the answer is really simple - all say all".

2017-07-16 21:54:03

Mechanics Williams again were the fastest

Mechanics Williams again were the fastest

Mechanics Williams regained its status as the fastest. The car Felipe Mass they served in 2,02 seconds.The second and third results showed the pit crew of Mercedes. Best pit-stop performed by Ferrari mechanics only on the 10th place.

2017-07-15 23:14:03

Nico Hulkenberg It was a successful qualification

Nico Hulkenberg It was a successful qualification

At the end of qualifying at Silverstone pilots Renault Nico Hulkenberg and Jolyon Palmer were on the 6th and 11th positions, respectively.Nico Hulkenberg "Today we had a very successful qualification and the race tomorrow, we start just behind the top teams. I had a good pace, and the team can now boast of good results. The team took the right decisions in difficult weather conditions. I felt calm and confident in the car, so was able to show a good circle. The updates we brought here have also played a role in our step forward.However, tomorrow's race is a real test. We will try to do a clean race. Will be hard to attack to finish the race in the points zone".Jolyon Palmer "Today I'm 11th, but tomorrow I don't wanna be 11-m. I am satisfied with the car, but I understand that could show a better result. The car is very good, and my starting place gives an opportunity to choose the strategy. I am sure that I will be able to fight for points in the race".

2017-07-15 12:44:05

Ross brown 25 racing is not that bad for the staff

Sports Director of the Formula 1 Ross Brawn believes that 25 races is not so much for the championship.Recently, after Lewis Hamilton and Fernando Alonso threatened to leave, if in the future there will be 25 races, CEO Formula-1 chase Carey said that his first priority was to hold 21 races in the season of 2018. But now the rumors are about 25 races back.Ross Brawn "25 race is one race in two weeks. Well, sometimes a little more often. A good life, isn't it Not so long ago pilots participated in the tests each week.We asked 30 countries around the world to consider their candidatures for participation in the championship. This is very interesting, when there were many sports events".

2017-07-15 00:04:02

Riccardo Daniel We have learned a lot

Riccardo Daniel We have learned a lot

Pilot Red Bull Daniel Riccardo on the results practices Grand Prix of great Britain was in 6-th position.Daniel ricciardo "Today was a good Friday. We learned a lot, but of course, there are still areas in which we can make progress. Speed to fight for victory no, but I'm quite optimistic.The conditions were difficult low temperature, wind. However, we normally cope with these problems. In my opinion, most pilots were satisfied with the work of rubber on this ring. This can bring dividends in the race.Don't know if we can fight for the podium on Sunday, but we need to make progress until tomorrow to challenge the fastest teams".

2017-07-14 23:44:04

Pascal Wehrlein we had problems with the engine

Pascal Wehrlein we had problems with the engine

Pilot Sauber Pascal Wehrlein in the practice of the British Grand Prix showed 20-th result.Pascal Wehrlein "Today I had problems with the engine, as it was in Spielberg last week. We have been able to work on the program, even managed to test around with the different settings of the machine. For short periods and long, has its own perspective, but I hope that tomorrow and Sunday we will play better".

2017-07-14 23:14:03

Niko Two sessions went without any problems

Niko Two sessions went without any problems

The pilot of Renault Nico Hulkenberg in the practice of the British Grand Prix showed the 7th result.Nico Hulkenberg "the Two sessions this Friday were held without serious problems. Among the work done to identify a successful test some upgrades. Now we need to analyze and see what it gives us. As for the rate, we need to do some work to find a little more balance and productivity, particularly on long stretches. Also we were preparing for qualification".

2017-07-14 13:24:03

Team Toro Rosso has forgiven

Stewards Grand Prix of great Britain considered the situation around one of the machines Toro Rosso and allowed the team to participate in race weekend.Recall that while checking cars Carlos Sainz delegates FIA found out that wheel cable tied in a few places. On the proposal to replace the rope team refused.Stewards Grand Prix of great Britain, summoned the representatives of the Toro Rosso after what the team have replaced all of the damaged cable. However, the team and manufacturers of ropes informed the stewards that the knots on the ropes allowed, and in this state they passed the tests of the FIA.

2017-07-14 11:24:03

The Shield system made its debut on the track

The Shield system made its debut on the track

The Ferrari team as part of Friday's practice of Grand Prix of great Britain conducts the first tests of the new system of protection of the pilot, called the Shield.Behind the wheel of a Ferrari SF70H installed Shield sat Sebastian Vettel.

2017-07-14 10:24:06

Max Verstappen I hope for a good result

Max Verstappen I hope for a good result

The pilot of Red Bull Max Verstappen believes that at Silverstone he will finally be able to finish the race.Max Verstappen "we have a race in Silverstone, and I hope she will be to me productive. With new cars and rules, I think it will be a really tough race physically, so I look forward to the opportunity to test myself. I always enjoy the aerobatics at Silverstone, but now flying in Becketts and Maggotts will vary significantly. These twists and turns as the Kops will make your heart beat a lot more often than usual.Recall that in the last seven races Verstappen finished only two times. As for the experience at Silverstone, last year, Max finished second.

2017-07-14 10:14:03

Carlos Sainz Silverstone is my favorite track

Carlos Sainz Silverstone is my favorite track

The pilot Toro Rosso Carlos Sainz called the Silverstone track, one of his favourite in the racing calendar.Carlos Sainz "Silverstone is one of my favorite tracks, because I think this track is very fast, perfect for Formula 1. The part that I like most is number 2, because this is the fastest part of the track. Go through it clean and fast, very difficult, but if you can, get the most incredible feeling. I assure you, I always have a smile on my face when I pass these legendary curves.I think I always started the race eighth and finished her eighth This is a good position, and every year we team worked to achieve a finish in the top ten. I hope this year luck will again accompany us. Or even better. Why not"Sainz spent the two races at Silverstone, best result - 8th place in last year.

2017-07-14 10:04:05

Honda This is an important step for us

The head of Honda Yusuke Hasegawa said that Silverstone is a turning point for McLaren in many ways.Yusuke Hasegawa "the British Grand Prix is important to us. It's the middle of the season, that's our home Grand Prix, it is one of the oldest and most revered stages in Formula 1.The track has long straights and high speed turns it will be a big test for cars, propulsion and aerodynamics. For us the race will be challenging. But the weather here is always unpredictable, so we have chances of success".

2017-07-13 21:44:03

Alonso will lose five seats at the start

Racing weekend in the UK has not yet started, as Fernando Alonso has already received a penalty for replacement of elements of the power plant.During the Grand Prix of great Britain the pilot of McLaren will use Honda for the third specification, which was tested during Friday practice in Austria, at the same place the old version of the module MGU-H. in Addition, the Spaniard will put the fifth unit of energy, and that is what he will get fined in the form of loss of five positions.It is not excluded that in the course of the weekend, the penalty will increase.

2017-07-13 21:14:03

Sebastian Vettel first test Shield

Sebastian Vettel first test Shield

As we already reported, on Friday Ferrari will test new system of protection "Shield". The first behind the wheel of a car with such a system, sit down championship leader Sebastian Vettel.Sebastian Vettel "I will test the system tomorrow. Let's see how long it will stand on the machine.I saw "the Shield" is only on the computer. Let's see what will be tomorrow".

2017-07-13 17:24:03

On Friday Ferrari will test Shield

On Friday Ferrari will test Shield

During Friday practice for the British Grand Prix the Ferrari team is testing a new development, the FIA - the shield "the Shield."Earlier the Williams team published a picture of the new system.If the tests "Shield" in the course of this season will be successful, the system will appear on the cars of Formula-1 next year.

2017-07-13 12:54:04

Robert Kubica is testing the car, 2017 in the simulator Renault

Robert Kubica is testing the car, 2017 in the simulator Renault

Robert Kubica has made another step on his way to return to Formula-1.Earlier, the pole tested the car 2012 Renault in Valencia, and the French team now wants to give him a full evaluation.Robert Kubica "I was able to try the car in the current configuration. The day went very well, but I don't want to go into details. I was happy as a team.As for my hands, in my life there were days far worse than this. The current situation is good, I think everything is stable. Many things have changed in my head. I have certain restrictions that have been before.If something happens, I will be very happy, but I just need to keep head cool.The step that I took in Valencia, was huge, and I have to go step by step to your goal. I hope I will be able to approach the fulfillment of your dreams".According to reports, Kubica will spend the real test driving car in 2017 after the Hungarian Grand Prix.

2017-07-13 12:54:03

Silverstone stood in a pose

It seems that the rumors about the severance of relations between Silverstone and Formula 1 can become a reality, because in a matter of days before the start of the race Grand Prix of great Britain, the organisers of the British stage, announced the early termination of the contract to 2019.Liberty "This week should be one of the greatest celebrations for Formula 1 and Silverstone. We deeply regret that the leadership of the Silverstone decided instead of participating in the holiday posturing.We proposed to extend the current contract. Unfortunately, the route guide is not willing to cooperate on the proposed contracts. They want to benefit only for themselves".

2017-07-13 12:24:06

Max Verstappen Bosses constantly apologizing to me

Max Verstappen Bosses constantly apologizing to me

The pilot of Red Bull Max Verstappen spoke about how things are in his team with the retirements of the race.Max Verstappen "after a while you think "How long can this go on" I know that the team is working hard and doing everything possible, but something breaks all the time.What you're telling me "Sorry, sorry, sorry, that wasn't supposed to be." Yes, I told them I was unhappy and I think that's what they already see. I have a contract, and I think the team needs to do a good job.The car needs to fight for results, but at the moment it is not. We are clearly not the fastest on the straight. I'm very disappointed, but it is important to continue to push the whole team forward, because there is still a lot of races".

2017-07-12 10:24:06

Ferrari Chairman We need to develop technologies

Ferrari President Sergio Marchionne said that he has expressed his opinion on the new engines in the season 2020, the new leadership of the championship.Sergio Marchionne "I spoke to Liberty and expressed their comments. We don't need returns in the past. We need the development of technology, and all that leaves us on the spot or returns to the past, it is necessary to Sabit. Engines must constantly develop the latest technology, pushing manufacturers to new developments in this area".

2017-07-12 10:04:06

Red Bull is considering options for Carlos Sainz

Red Bull is considering options for Carlos Sainz

The development of dramatic events involving the pilot Toro Rosso Carlos Sainz, takes on more sinister tones.Recall that the Spaniard protested the need for the fourth consecutive year to play in Junior stable. What Red Bull replied quite rudely, saying the pilot, which paid the company does not have voting rights.Sports consultant to Red Bull Helmut Marko "We sent Carlos an official letter stating that we choose the options.As far as I know, the pilot does not solve anything, what happens to the contract.

2017-07-11 10:44:06

Williams is fighting off attacks by Jacques Villeneuve

The season champion-1997 Jacques Villeneuve believes that lance Stroll undeservedly received the privilege to participate in private tests.Jacques Villeneuve "It's not fair to the other pilots, because he's the only one who received this privilege due to their money."We will remind, 18-summer Stroll held private tests in Austin shortly before his first podium in Baku.Deputy head Williams Claire Williams "we Have no information on whether this practice of private tests continue in the future. I do not think that these tests we have to be open. We are not obliged to invite fans to such tests and read about them in the press.The purpose is to simply familiarize yourself with the track and the nuances of flying. So the pilot without anyone or anything".