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At the end of the morning practice, the Williams driver lance Stroll has crashed his car, mechanics and barely managed to restore it to the start of the qualification. In the end, 18-year-old canadian qualified 19th, but it is waiting for a penalty for changing the gearbox.Lance Stroll "It was not the best qualification for me, and I'm upset this result. I attacked, but the traffic is heavily prevented to show me a decent time to exit in the second round. The checkered flag came unexpectedly quickly.Tomorrow is race, and what is shown - it is shown. I'm going to break through and correct the mistakes of his first qualification in Formula 1. Let's see what happens".
Debut for lance Stroll race will begin with a loss of five positions at the start due to gearbox replacement.The curtain Saturday practice 18-year-old canadian flew into a 10th turn and crashed into a protective barrier. In the end, his car will have to replace almost the entire rear section, including the gearbox, which relies a penalty in the form of loss of five positions.The Williams mechanics have two hours to restore the machine to start the skills.
The head of Toro Rosso Franz Toast said that by 2018 his team will have to cooperate closely with Red Bull in terms of exchange of developments and details.Franz Toast "It was our plan from the beginning. We want more interaction between the teams.Our cooperation will continue, because now we get from Red Bull gearbox, hydraulic system and other details. Next year this list will expand significantly.Why First and foremost, to improve performance, and secondly to cut costs. There is no need to produce the same items when they can just buy Red Bull.Perhaps one day in the League will prohibit such agreements may, on the contrary, will expand. But we still need to work on their own version of aerodynamics, as this is our only feature. I have to admit, I've always liked the concept of teamwork Toro Rosso and Red Bull. It is necessary to develop all the forces".
Before the presentation of the new machine, the Red Bull team published specifications RB13.Sessionals composite, engine TAG Heuer performs the function of power elementariness 8-speed gearbox is positioned longitudinally, hydraulic gear shift and off stephanieklein rims OZ, 13,7"x13" front and 16.9"x13" staderini Pirelli suspension wheel hub made of aluminum, carbon wishbones, torsion bars and dampers, actuated by pushrods, stabilizer bar USTOIChIVOSTI suspension wheel hub made of aluminum, carbon wishbones, torsion bars and dampers, actuated rods, stabilizer bar stoichiometries Brembo calipers, carbon wheels and cologneopera electronics standard control unit McLaren Electronic Systems Exxon Mobil Renault RE17 under the brand name TAG Heuer, turbocharged, V6, the camber angle of cylinders 90 degrees, 4 valves per cylindracea volume 1600 cubicfindings and stroke 80 x 53 maksimalnye rpm 15000 rpm/enmaxonline fuel consumption 100 kg/maximalny fuel capacity 105 khavlina fuel injection 500 barcoleta engines pilot 4 weight 145 gsmzone materials Exxon Mobil.
Sessionals carbon fiber and composite materials produced by Renault Sport, designed for maximum load with minimum weight, the engine performs the function of power elementparent suspension upper and lower triangular wishbones made of carbon, torsion bars and dampers, actuated by pushrods, aluminum racks and drives from magnesium alloy production OZ suspension upper and lower triangular wishbones made of carbon, torsion bars and dampers, actuated by pushrods, aluminum racks and drives from magnesium alloy production OZ 8-speed gearbox made of titanium, with stepless pereklokayutsia carbon discs and pads, Brembo calipers, master cylinders AP Racing tank ATL production, reinforced kalaraphulia electronics McLaren Electronic Systems extract the pilot seat anatomically shaped carbon fibre restituzione seat belts, steering wheel with shift paddles and control the angle of attack of the rear anticellulite width 2000 mm, height without camera - 950 mm, front track is 1600 mm and the rear track is 1550 weight 722 kg together with the pilot with tank emptyDvigateli Renault RE17, turbocharged, V6, camber angle cylinder 90 degrees 4 valves per cylindracea volume 1600 cubicfindings and stroke 80 x 53 maksimalnye rpm 15000 rpm/enmaxonline fuel consumption 100 kg/maximalny fuel capacity 105 khavlina fuel injection 500 barcoleta engines pilot 4 ENERGY RECOVERY ERSManufacturer Renault energy range 4 Mglowest MGU-K 120 cutmanmike engine rpm MGU-K about 50000/enmaxonline engine rpm MGU-H more than 100,000 rpm.
Sessionals ferrocarbon.Front suspension double upper and lower wishbones, torsion bars and shock absorbers Sachs, driven by tappets.Rear suspension double upper and lower wishbones, torsion bars and shock absorbers Sachs, driven rods.Brakes Brembo calipers, pads Brembo carbon fiber rims Carbon Industries carbon fiber.Transmission 8-speed gearbox Ferrari carbon fiber with stepless switching, longitudinal location, the adhesion of carbon fiber.Control electronics McLaren Electronic Systems.ERS Ferrari.Steering wheel Sauber F1 Team.Tyres Pirelli.Wheels OZ.Dimensions length 5143 mm width - 2000 mm, height without camera - 950 mm front track - 1615 mm rear track - 1530 mm. Weight 728 kg with driver with tank empty.Dvigateli Ferrari 059, turbo V6, the camber angle of cylinders 90 degrees, 4 valve per cylinder.Displacement 1600 CC bore and stroke 80 x 53 mm. Maximum speed 15000 rpm Maximum fuel consumption 100 kg/h Maximum fuel capacity 105 lbs. Pressure fuel injection 500 bar.The number of engines per driver 4.
In the course of the last season, Nico Rosberg 20 times started from the first row and set a new record. Only in Austria due to the replacement of the gearbox, the Germans had to take on the starting grid in sixth position.Starts with the first row, the pilots1. Nico Rosberg, Mercedes - 202. Lewis Hamilton, Mercedes - 153. Daniel Ricciardo, Red Bull 44. Valtteri Bottas, Williams - 1 Nico Hulkenberg Force India - 1 Max Verstappen, Red Bull - 1 with Brazil 2010 on the first row got Nico. For the first time in his career managed to max Verstappen.The fine in Austria ended a run of 14 Rosberg starts from the first row. After Austria, Nico 12 times in a row started from the first row. Record this indicator belongs to Ayrton Senna, who in the period from 1988 to 1989, 24 times started from the first row. In the second place Lewis Hamilton with 20 starts in the period from 2014 to 2015 Starts with the first row in a single season1. Nico Rosberg, Mercedes - 20 20162. Sebastian Vettel, Red Bull - 18 2011 Lewis Hamilton, Mercedes - 18 20154. Ayrton Senna, McLaren - 16 1989 Alain Prost, Williams - 16 1993 Damon Hill, Williams - 16 19967. Ayrton Senna, McLaren - 15 1988 Nigel Mansell, Williams - 15 1992 Sebastian Vettel, Red Bull - 15 2013 Lewis Hamilton, Mercedes 15 2014 Nico Rosberg, Mercedes 15 2014 Nico Rosberg, Mercedes 15 2015 Lewis Hamilton, Mercedes - 15 2016the percentage of the result Rosberg is 95.2. While Senna 1989, Prost 1993 and hill 1996 showed 100 results, that is started from the first row in every race of the season.In the last 27 races one Mercedes driver has started from the first row. If the series will be continued in the next season, the German team can beat the record of Williams.The series starts from the first row, the command1. Williams - 35 1992-19942. McLaren - 33 1988-19903. Mercedes - 27 2015-20164. Williams - 26 1995-19975. Red Bull - 24 2010-20116. Mercedes - 23 2014-20157. Williams - 17 1986-1987 Red Bull - 17 2009-20109. Ferrari - 16 1970-1971 Lotus - 16 1973-1974.
The pilot Toro Rosso Daniel Quat admitted that he is very happy after not the most successful for the team race in Abu Dhabi.Daniil Kvyat "the race was surprisingly successful. I even started to believe the best, but then problems with the gearbox rolled me back. And then I actually had to go the distance. This happens in the race, but I'm glad this weekend is over.Now all my thoughts are already busy next year, as we wait for the new Renault engine. It should solve many of our problems, but it should work on the car day and night. I can not influence this process, but all I need to do, will do".
Pilot Red Bull Riccardo Daniel showed on the results of the race Grand Prix of Japan 6-th result.Daniel ricciardo "I was pleased that Kimi got a penalty because of a gearbox replacement, but at the start it was hard for me due to slow Hamilton. Start did not work clean, there was a lot of struggle.We had speed on the straights, which confirmed the overtaking Perez, but otherwise I could not clean race. Who was able to do a clean first part of the race, he could get ahead, but not me.I'll digest all that happened today, and will return to Austin with fresh forces.After this result, ricciardo lost a Ghost of a chance for the title.
The pilot Toro Rosso Carlos Sainz will lose three positions at the start for blocking Felipe Massa in the second qualifying segment.The Spaniard had qualified 13th, but now drops to 13th position. In addition, his account has recorded two penalty points.Another penalty box this weekend - Romain Grosjean. The pilot Haas will lose five positions due to the replacement gearbox.
After the race the British Grand Prix the Mercedes team was concerned to get the car of Nico Rosberg, the gearbox, which prevented the Germans to achieve a second result. The team has the right to conduct a full analysis of the site only in Hungary, and there for the opening of the gearbox and replacement of parts Nico Rosberg can get the next penalty in the form of loss of five positions at the start of the race that Hungary significantly.At the moment it is known that the initial examination did not reveal any problems with the mechanical part of the transmission, and it may be limited to only a software update.
Haas Director Gunther Steiner told about that during the race the team had a very strange case.Gunther Steiner "Again, that race was terrible for the team, the worst in the season. Suddenly, after a double pit stop we passed out all all electrical, all appliances.Five long laps we could not communicate with pilots and see the telemetry data. Not working even GPS sensors, and we didn't know where the drivers It was scary. When the devices turn on, then Grosjean refused gearbox. I say that the race was the worst of the year".
The Ferrari pilot Sebastian Vettel says that in Hungary, his team will not allow such low results.Sebastian Vettel "the track In Hungary, a completely different type, there will be other weather conditions, so the race will not work for us as a failure. However, the team should draw conclusions after each race. After the stage at Silverstone we have something to think about. We have again problems with speed in qualifying, and problems with the transmission not undergo.In the last two races, Vettel was fined loss of five positions at the start due to the early replacement of the gearbox.
The pilot of Renault Jolyon Palmer dropped out of the race Grand Prix of great Britain due to problems with the transmission.Jolyon Palmer "the Race was good, we went on a pit stop for new rubber. Then, when I started in the pit lane, it turned out that I did not have time to fasten the rear right wheel. While I rolled back while tightened the wheel, it became known that we were given a penalty for unsafe release of the car. We lost a lot of time, so I decided to go the distance to save the engine and gearbox, which already began to act up".
For the six laps to finish on the machine Nico Rosberg had problems with the gearbox, and race engineer Tony Ross pilot gave specific instructions.Nico Rosberg Problems with transmissionTony Ross the Pilot by default, 1-0-1, chassis default 0-1.Tony Ross Nico, don't use seventh gear Don't use seventh gearNico Rosberg I have to switch through itTony Ross I Confirm, Nico You have to toggle through it.According to the rules, the team can give hints if a problem can lead to a descent. Now the stewards have to figure out threatened whether leaving the race, Nico Rosberg.
Pilot Mercedes Nico Rosberg said that it was not worried about the possible penalty because the team did nothing illegal.Nico Rosberg "the race went for me in the best way. Lewis immediately looked far ahead, and Max jumped me. I was able to return the item, constantly attacking the guy, so in that respect, all is well. Then there was a critical situation with the gearbox, and only a hint of the team helped to fix it. I don't fear a possible penalty, because the team did not commit a prohibited action.In the fight with Lewis, I don't think about the picture in the championship as a whole. I think about each race separately. Today he was faster, congrats. But in the next race I can get ahead. I don't think about isolation.And thank you to local fans for a good atmosphere, hopefully next year you'll just friendly".
The second stage in a row Sebastian Vettel losing five positions at the start due to the early replacement of the gearbox. The pilot Ferrari believes that his team should deal with the problems associated with this node.Sebastian Vettel "it is not the first time we are faced with similar problems. The team should quickly sort this out, otherwise we run the risk of the race to the race to show low results.During the season it happened with us and other problems, but they occurred for trivial reasons accidents, mistakes, colliding with other pilots. It's something that can't be fixed, but to solve the problem with the technique we need for a long time".
After the penalties rivals Daniil Kvyat got the opportunity to start from 18th position. But Toro Rosso were forced to break the rule of the closed Park.To restore the machine Kvyat, the team had to replace a few nodes, including the gearbox. In the result, Daniel will start from the pit lane.
The Ferrari pilot Sebastian Vettel showed the results of the qualification Grand Prix Austria the 4th result. Due to the replacement of the gearbox the Germans will lose at the start of the five positions.Sebastian Vettel "Nothing good in my starting position and shows the result. It is what it is. I risked, but he could not do more. Today, much depended on the risk and accuracy, and the speed of the car. Tomorrow I'm going to try to overtake and get through.Yes, we can win here. We're disappointed with qualifying, but we have a great car, and tomorrow everything can happen. The race is long, and we will do everything to win".
Pilot Mercedes Nico Rosberg showed the results of the qualification Grand Prix Austria the second result. However, the leader of the championship waiting for a penalty for changing the gearbox, which was damaged in Saturday's practice.Nico Rosberg "That was an interesting qualification. But I want to thank the team for the incredible work of the mechanics. I am grateful that I have helped to leave the track after a breakdown during practice.In the final we fought every lap. Lewis has done a good job, and therefore showed the best result. I'm not the first, but not upset. And so I waited fine. I tried to show best I could to neutralize the penalty. Tomorrow I'm going to attack and get to the podium."Recall that Rosberg won the last two Grand Prix of Austria.
The Ferrari team decided to replace the gearbox on the machine Sebastian Vettel. As a result, the Germans will lose five positions at the start of Sunday's race.The previous race in Baku Vettel finished in second position. After returning to Europe, it turned out that the gearbox on his car is not working properly, and it was decided to replace the faulty unit.
The pilot Force India Sergio Perez showed on the results of the training in Baku for the second result. However, the Mexican will be fined loss of five positions at the start of the race due to gearbox replacement, damaged during an accident in Saturday practice.Sergio Perez "Thanks to the team, especially my mechanics It was a lot of work, I felt like I was fighting for pole position. I was angry at myself for the penalty, so it showed everything I could. The car is very good, but qualifying was really difficult. In psychological terms, I had to gather after the accident and again to attack at the limit.Tomorrow we can fight for good points, because we have it all the car speed, customization and a good strategy. Also with the tyres we working pretty well. We are waiting for a strong race.
The pilot Force India Sergio Perez will lose five positions at the start of the race in Baku due to the replacement gearbox.At the end of Saturday's practice good Mexican put his car to the barrier. The blow was so strong that I had to change the gearbox. Since the replacement unscheduled, the pilot is waiting for a penalty in the form of loss of five positions.
The pilot Toro Rosso Carlos Sainz crashed his car in the second round of qualifying for the canadian Grand Prix, crashing into the "Wall of Champions".Carlos Sainz "I'm all right. You can not say about the car. I attacked, perhaps more aggressive than in previous attempts, so in the last Chicane the car was sent to the wall. I attacked throughout fast lap, as believed in the possibility of reaching the final. I could get into the third round, so upset.I apologize to the mechanics who will now have to rebuild the car for tomorrow's race. Hope I don't have to change the gearbox or the engine not to start from the pit lane".
The pilot of Renault Kevin Magnussen showed the following practice for the canadian Grand Prix 16th result.Kevin Magnussen "the Team achieved phenomenal progress over the course of one Friday. Car tyres in Ul showed himself confident, much better than on Software. The car was faster on this part. I had a good attack and fought with wear.In the morning there were small problems with the gearbox, but not very serious. I think we can handle before the start of the qualification with their shortcomings".
This week on the track Paul Ricard Australian pilot Red Bull Daniel ricciardo tried out classic car Williams FW07B, where his countryman Alan Jones became the champion of the season-1980.Daniel ricciardo "It's fantastic I did not expect that the car is so good, it brakes great I quickly got used to the controls, but now I understand that better if it worked with the gearbox, it could break later. The car reacted perfectly to my movements, the sound of the engine is unmatched, and I am grateful to the organizers for this great opportunity".
Pilot Ferrari Kimi Raikkonen showed in the qualification of Grand Prix of Monaco on 6-th result, however, due to the replacement gearbox will lose five positions at the start of the race.Kimi Raikkonen "I could achieve a better result. Obviously could tomorrow start one position higher. But, in any case, this is not the starting places, for which fought on this day.Bus Ul complicated to understand, it was extremely difficult to find their optimal working window. In addition, I have manifested understeer, which made it difficult for the fastest laps. Tomorrow we will try to win, the main thing - to understand how these tires work".
The second practice for the Russian Grand Prix for Sebastian Vettel ended prematurely. The pilot Ferrari said that had problems with the electronics. However, it later emerged that the German car will have to replace the transmission.According to the rules, gearbox needs to work out six Grand Prix in a row. Since the replacement unscheduled, then Vettel will lose five positions at the start.
Due to the replacement of the gearbox of Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton was given a punishment in form of loss of five positions. However already on the first lap in qualifying refused system ERS. As a result, the Briton will start from the pit lane.Lewis Hamilton "Refused ERS. I felt it, barely left the boxes. I don't know why the problem didn't manifest until the start of the qualification.On this route you can overtake, but tires very quickly wear out. To win will be very difficult".