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The pilot Toro Rosso Brendon Hartley said that despite the close relationship with Porsche, he will not be distracted by other racing series.Brendon Hartley "I still Have a close relationship with Porsche, but I'm not going to do any other races except Formula 1. This, in my opinion, is a reasonable solution, because I need to fully concentrate on the new League.I'm going to spend all of your energy and time to be sufficiently prepared for the new races. This is a huge opportunity that I don't want to miss. In front of me in front of a large task - I know it".
The pilot Toro Rosso Brendon Hartley is confident that he is able to cope with the pressure that awaits him in the season of 2018.Brendon Hartley "Maybe eight or nine years ago, I would not be able to cope with this pressure the pressure of various stress, simultaneous solution of mass issues.I am very pleased with how the do things now. With age I became more experienced. A couple times I felt tired because of the constant travel and jet lag, but at the same time I felt on top.The team did a great job with my adaptation, does not overcharge me when it is trying to inform me in simple words".
Traditionally in the Toro Rosso invite young pilots, as a rule, from the youth program of Red Bull, but at the end of this year, the pilot team was the 28-year-old Brendon Hartley, the two-time champion of endurance racing.Helmut Marko, a sports consultant to Red Bull "I can say that the approach of Red Bull is different, so why we don't have to be an experienced beginner We had no suitable young pilots, and we decided to look around.Actually, Brandon looks like twenty years, so we can still sell him as a young pilot Yes, the invitation of Brandon did not match our rules, but we are happy with the results.
Sports consultant to Red Bull Helmut Marko said about his attitude to a subsidiary of the Toro Rosso team.Helmut Marko "Toro Rosso started the season quite strongly. Then they are faced with incredible problems of reliability - it was really incredible Also from the point of view of development of the machine they went the wrong way. They are now focused on next season and collaboration with Honda. Since the announcement of the all their efforts were directed to work with the Japanese.The pilots All the pilots with whom the team began the season left. Sainz went to Renault. Kvyat left, so the Toro Rosso had to restart in the middle of the season with two new pilots. I think, given the circumstances, Pierre went Out and Brendon Hartley really good job. And the good news is that Brandon no longer need to switch attention between Porsche and Formula 1, so I'm sure that next season from Toro Rosso are very good pilots".
Pilot Red Bull Daniel Riccardo believes that Brendon Hartley was able to muscle his way into Formula 1.Daniel ricciardo "I think in the case of Brandon, the decisive factor was persistence. He was in the family of Red Bull and left, and after that, he acted in different series. He was always trying to fight your way back.He constantly called different people and asked to give him a second chance, to allow the pilot the best machines. And eventually it started working.He did everything himself - he doesn't have a rich family or something else. He created opportunities for himself and Red Bull praised it for giving him a second chance.I think now he is much more Mature pilot and is able to handle the pressure".
In Abu Dhabi launched the second and final day of testing with the participation of all ten Formula 1 teams.Eight teams will sit behind the wheel combat pilots. Sauber will try their hand bidder to be the combat pilot Charles LeClair and Williams will hold a regular comparative tests Sersea Sirotkin and Robert Kubica. The cockpit of the second car McLaren is a reserve pilot team 18-year-old Lando Norris.The composition of the teams, November 29- Mercedes Valtteri Bottas - Red Bull Max Verstappen - Ferrari Sebastian Vettel, Force India Sergio Perez and Esteban Okon - Williams Sergey Sirotkin and Robert Kubica McLaren two cars Stoffel Vandorn and Lando Norris - Toro Rosso Pierre went Out and Brendon Hartley - Haas Kevin Magnussen - Renault Carlos Sainz Sauber Charles LeClair.
The pilot Toro Rosso Brendon Hartley in Abu Dhabi finished only 15th in the points zone. Finish outside the top ten is not allowed to hold the sixth place in the constructors ' championship.Brendon Hartley "the Fight was very difficult, because we were fighting for sixth place in the championship. It's a shame that we lost him. I'm obviously very disappointed. Only positive thing is that during these last few weeks with the team I learned a lot and already feel at home here - it is very important before the start of next season.Work today was difficult, I could not overtake. There will be time for vacation, which I will spend the next season".
Mercedes, Lewis Hamilton, Valtteri Bottas 13-7Ferrari, Sebastian Vettel - Kimi Raikkonen 15-5Red Bull, Daniel Riccardo - Max Verstappen 7-13Force India, Sergio Perez - Esteban Windows 13-7Williams, Felipe Massa - lance Stroll 17-2McLaren, Fernando Alonso - Stoffel Vandorn 16-3Toro Rosso, Pierre went Out - Brendon Hartley 1-2Renault, Nico - Carlos Sainz 3-1Haas, Roman Grosjean, Kevin Magnussen 12-8Sauber, Marcus Ericsson - Pascal Wehrlein 7-11.
The pilot Toro Rosso Brendon Hartley will lose ten positions at the start of Sunday's race for the replacement of elements of the power plant.On the new Zealander had set the ninth unit MGU-H. Considering the complexity of spare parts Renault, this replacement is likely not the last.
Two-time WEC champion Brendon Hartley stated that it learned of the decision to take him to Toro Rosso for season 2018 for a couple of weeks before the official announcement.Brendon Hartley "to be Honest, I learned about the contract in a couple of weeks before the official statement. For me it wasn't a surprise.I doubt I will be able to participate in two series simultaneously, so that the WEC will have to give.I don't know all the details of my contract for next season, but sometimes it's not easy to change from one series to another. Different machines that require different setup and style of flying".
Team Toro Rosso has announced that next year it will be Frenchman Pierre went Out and the new Zealander Brendon Hartley, who made his debut in the last race of the current season.Franz Toast, head of the team "We are delighted that the Red Bull so early decided on our pilots for the next season. Pierre and Brandon showed that they are ready for Formula 1. They quickly adapted to the car and showed consistent results.We are impressed with how quickly they learn, and are willing to hold them for the full season. I hope we will be able to provide them with a competitive car. However, I am sure they will go all out to show good results."Pierre went Out "I'm glad I'll have a good season 2018 in the Toro Rosso. For me this will be the first full season in Formula 1.I want to thank everyone who helped and supported me on the way to Formula 1. Now I'm determined to achieve the maximum possible result in the final race in Abu Dhabi and next season"Brendon Hartley "it's Great that Toro Rosso has signed a contract with me for the season 2018. I'm glad I was able to take advantage of the unexpected opportunity to become a Formula 1 driver.I want to thank Red Bull and Toro Rosso for giving me a second chance. Now I will do everything possible to use a high note to finish this season".
The pilot Toro Rosso Brendon Hartley does not yet have a contract for season 2018.The head of Toro Rosso Franz Toast "There is a possibility that our driver line-up next year will be completely different from present structure".To close this issue, father Hartley will travel to Abu Dhabi for the final Formula 1 season in 2017.Brian Hartley "as soon As we know what is happening and what can be done, I immediately tell".
In the team Williams Felipe Massa drove a qualifying score with their partner and 172. The most equal fight to Sauber, where Pascal Wehrlein is leading with a score 107.Mercedes, Lewis Hamilton, Valtteri Bottas 13-6Ferrari, Sebastian Vettel - Kimi Raikkonen 14-5Red Bull, Daniel Riccardo - Max Verstappen 6-13Force India, Sergio Perez - Esteban Windows 12-7Williams, Felipe Massa - lance Stroll 17-2McLaren, Fernando Alonso - Stoffel Vandorn 15-3Toro Rosso, Pierre went Out - Brendon Hartley 0-2Renault, Nico - Carlos Sainz 2-1Haas, Roman Grosjean, Kevin Magnussen 12-7Sauber, Marcus Ericsson - Pascal Wehrlein 7-10.
Even before the start of the race weekend on the car of Pierre went Out and was replaced module MGU-H, with the result that the pilot Toro Rosso was fined in the form of loss of ten starting positions. But during the first practice, new challenges have arisen.Had to replace other elements of the power plant, and now the Frenchman will be punished in the loss of 25 positions at the start.Earlier, on 10 positions received partner at Toro Rosso Brendon Hartley and Daniel ricciardo of Red Bull. All three use the Renault engines. Surprisingly, McLaren-Honda is pursuing the weekend without penalty.
The Motorsport edition, citing sources inside the Toro Rosso, said that the Italian team extended the contract with Pierre went Out before the end of 2018.Most of the season, Faded held in the Japanese Superformula, where he became the Vice-champion. At the Malaysian Grand Prix, the Frenchman made his debut in the Toro Rosso. Behind the three races, best result - 13th place.As for the second place, it claims to Brendon Hartley. On account of the new Zealander so far, only two races, but the best result is the same - 13.
The pilot Toro Rosso Brendon Hartley is ready to accept a new challenge for himself, this time in Sao Paulo.Brendon Hartley "I'm very happy that I came to Brazil with Toro Rosso. With the help of the team I achieved great success in Mexico. Sure, if we have more luck than last time, we will be able to fight for points. I'm starting to feel at home in the paddock of Formula 1, Sao Paulo is a track that I always enjoyed, which good to know, because here I was in 2014 in the final phase of the championship WEC.So, I am full of energy and confidence before the start of the race. It's a new challenge for me."Today Hartley celebrates his 28th birthday.
Brendon Hartley made his debut in Formula 1 a few years later after was expelled from the youth program of Red Bull. This is according to Christian Horner, should inspire Daniil Kvyat.Christian Horner, head of the team Red Bull "Brandon showed a lot of character after he was expelled from morojenoe program of Red Bull. He competed in different series and, in the end, won Le Mans in the Porsche factory team. However, we did not lose contact with him.Hartley never complained that he threw up, and continued to work and go forward. He should be an example for Kvyat. Daniel just 23 years old, and he never revealed his potential in Formula 1".
After qualifying on the cars of Daniel ricciardo and Brendon Hartley have decided to replace the power plant. In the result, both pilots will lose 20 positions.Previously, the power plant was replaced by two machines McLaren, and Toro Rosso Pierre went Out.
The pilot Toro Rosso Brendon Hartley was the second part of qualifying, where he failed to lap due to engine problems.Brendon Hartley "I'm not upset that the engine failed. I'm even happy with the fact that to reach the second round. This is great progress for me. Today I learned a lot about the car. We had the speed to fight with Williams, but it is a pity that tomorrow will be fine. It will set me back a little. But the chances of getting into the points is still there".
Mercedes, Ferrari and Williams continues dominance of one of the pilots, and Haas and Sauber fight between teammates almost equal.Mercedes, Lewis Hamilton, Valtteri Bottas 13-5Ferrari, Sebastian Vettel, Kimi Raikkonen 13-5Red Bull, Daniel Riccardo - Max Verstappen 6-12Force India, Sergio Perez - Esteban Windows 11-7Williams, Felipe Massa - lance Stroll 15-2McLaren, Fernando Alonso - Stoffel Vandorn 14-3Toro Rosso, Pierre went Out - Brendon Hartley 0-1Renault, Nico - Carlos Sainz 1-1Haas, Roman Grosjean - Kevin Magnussen 11-7Sauber, Marcus Ericsson - Pascal Wehrlein 7-9.
Pierre went Out and Brendon Hartley will spend the rest of this season for Toro Rosso. Most likely, they will represent the Italian team next year.Franz Toast, head of the Toro Rosso "They are both part of the family Red Bull, they are both quite experienced and fast drivers.We want to test them in the remaining races of this season, because they are the main candidates for seats at Toro Rosso next year.The contracts of the pilots from the Red Bull allow us to shuffle the team as we want to choose the best. Other Formula 1 teams this is not possible".
The pilot Toro Rosso Brendon Hartley in the practice of the Grand Prix of Mexico showed the 13-th result. During the first session of the new Zealander having problems with the engine.Brendon Hartley "we had not the best start practices because of problems with the engine, so we lost a little time, but the team did a great job repairing the car during the break.I feel like every lap was getting faster, so 13th place is a good achievement. Even failure of the engine now I don't get upset, because after dinner we all went perfectly. I'm much more prepared for this race than a week ago I now look forward to Saturday".
To continue my career in Formula 1 Brendon Hartley chose the number "28".The first race in the U.S. the new Zealander held under the number "39," which was highlighted at the beginning of the season the Toro Rosso team for test pilots.Previously under this number in the composition of the already existent teams Manor and Caterham were will Stevens. And many years ago this room was associated exclusively with Ferrari, and under it was made by Didier pironi, ren Arnoux, Gerhard Berger.
Conceding two stages, Daniil Kvyat was back behind the wheel of a Toro Rosso at the United States Grand Prix and earned one point. However, among the participants of the next Grand Prix of Mexico Russian pilot does not appear.Toro Rosso has named the squad for the Mexican stage Pierre went Out and Brendon Hartley. The decision on races in Brazil and Abu Dhabi will be made later.Meanwhile, an unnamed representative of the Toro Rosso in an interview with BBC said that the team is not interested in further cooperation with Cuatom.
Debutant Brendon Hartley in the USA finished 13th. the new Zealander remained dovolen my result.Brendon Hartley "It was hard, but a stunning debut Grand Prix Now I'm all on edge, and this condition will go on until, until I go to bed and don't analyze the whole race in my head. The only way I calm down.In the beginning of the race I couldn't fight with the other pilots, I had to watch the tires and go at a given pace, but then the battles were many. The pace was quite strong, especially at the end. I think the only slight mistake I made, was I too long pottered with Strolla. Overtake him I could not, and he pulled down my strategy.There were many problems, many things that still need to be aware of, and I hope that will have another race. I enjoyed every moment of this racing weekend, and I would like to thank the whole team for that. That was amazing".
The dominance of one pilot is most evident in Williams and McLaren. Approximately equal to the fight is only Sauber.Mercedes, Lewis Hamilton, Valtteri Bottas 12-5Ferrari, Sebastian Vettel - Kimi Raikkonen 12-5Red Bull, Daniel Riccardo - Max Verstappen 6-11Force India, Sergio Perez - Esteban Windows 11-6Williams, Felipe Massa - lance Stroll 14-2McLaren, Fernando Alonso - Stoffel Vandorn 13-3Toro Rosso, Daniil Kvyat is Brendon Hartley 1-0Renault, Nico - Carlos Sainz 0-1Haas, Roman Grosjean - Kevin Magnussen 11-6Sauber, Marcus Ericsson - Pascal Wehrlein 6-9.
The Red Bull team still decided to replace the elements of the power plant on the car to max Verstappen.The Dutchman put the sixth this season the internal combustion engine and the sixth module MGU-H. the result, Verstappen will lose at the start of the 15 positions.Previously, the fines got Brendon Hartley 25 items, Nico Hulkenberg 20 positions and Stoffel Vandorn 5 positions.
At least three pilots will lose positions at the start of the race in Austin. Questionable penalty for max Verstappen.Already confirmed three fine. Debutant Brendon Hartley will lose 35 positions for the replacement of the power plant. 20 positions for the replacement of elements of the power plant will lose the pilot of the Renault Nico Hulkenberg. Only five positions will lose the representative of the McLaren Stoffel Vandorn for the replacement of the internal combustion engine.It is expected that the new power plant will receive and Max Verstappen. In this case Dutch lose at least 20 positions.
The composition of the Toro Rosso debuted Brendon Hartley that the following practice for the Grand Prix of the USA was on 17-th position.Brendon Hartley "Steep learning curve was today Everything went pretty smoothly and I was able to work without any problems and errors. I am very pleased. I didn't really know what to expect from today, because I had little time to prepare for this debut. I think that during the day I could make serious progress.The biggest difference from what I'm used to, is the incredible grip at high speed. It's just incredible It was quite unexpected Another issue is tires, which are also very different from what I was used to. On the other hand, for long stretches, everything looks quite positive and I coped well with the tires.We are going to work a lot, analyze a lot of data. I hope that in the qualification I will be able to take a step forward".