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Hamilton escapes penalty over nose stud, but Mercedes F1 fined

about 1 month ago

from: Autosport.com

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Hamilton had been spotted on TV broadcasts still wearing his nose stud during the opening practice sessions for the race at the Marina Bay track, having taken it out at events... read more »

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FIA rubber stamps clampdown on porpoising from Spa, 2023 changes noted

3 months ago

from: MotorSportWeek.com

( 295 views )

The FIA's World Motor Sport Council has approved changes to the Technical Regulations for the rest of 2022, and for 2023, in a bid to alleviate porpoising. The phenomenon... read more »

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Russell: Spa F1 flexi floor clampdown could bring Mercedes into the mix

4 months ago

from: Autosport.com

( 712 views )

In a move to restrict excessive car bouncing, the FIA will introduce measures aimed to halt the phenomenon by enforcing an Aerodynamic Oscillation Metric (AOM) that teams... read more »

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It's too late to be doing this, says Horner of flexing clampdown

4 months ago

from: Pitpass.com

( 226 views )

While insisting that it is already too late to be changing the regulations for 2023, Red Bull boss, Christian Horner insists the clampdown is only for the benefit of one team. read more »

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FIA facing rebellion over 2023 F1 floor changes

4 months ago

from: Autosport.com

( 268 views )

As part of the FIA's intervention on safety grounds to limit bouncing following driver complaints, it outlined recently the measures it was going to implement.As well as... read more »

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FIA doubles down on track limits

4 months ago

from: Pitpass.com

( 461 views )

At a time drivers are questioning the FIA's clampdown on track limits violations, race director Eduardo Freitas takes an even tougher stance ahead of French Grand Prix. read more »

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FIA confirms that clampdown on bouncing will begin at Spa

5 months ago

from: Pitpass.com

( 560 views )

The long-awaited metric aimed at reducing the porpoising phenomenon will be trialled in France next weekend ahead of its introduction at Spa-Francorchamps after the summer break. read more »

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FIA: No backing down on F1 flexi floor and porpoising clampdown

5 months ago

from: Autosport.com

( 256 views )

In the wake of driver complains about the safety implications of excessive car bouncing, F1's governing body introduced a raft of measures aimed to trying to eradicate the... read more »

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FIA stands by track limits penalties

5 months ago

from: Pitpass.com

( 789 views )

On a day that witnessed 43 breaches of the track limits, the FIA insists its clampdown on the practice was fully justified. read more »

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Perez drops to 10th for sprint race after Q3 times deleted

5 months ago

from: MotorSportWeek.com

( 214 views )

Sergio Perez will start Saturday's F1 Sprint from 10th on the grid after having all of his Q3 lap times deleted. At the Austrian Grand Prix weekend, there is a clampdown... read more »

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F1 Commission details budget cap change and porpoising clampdown

5 months ago

from: GPfans.com

( 232 views )

F1's 10 teams have been given a small reprieve on this year's budget cap following soaring costs that have placed them under pressure to hit the $140million target. read more »

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Aston Martin takes "hint" from FIA's F1 floor flexing clampdown

5 months ago

from: Autosport.com

( 809 views )

As well as clarifying the metric for measuring aerodynamic oscillations, the TD focused on plank wear and flexing, with a clear suggestion that some teams have been taking... read more »

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F1 flexi-floor exploit revelations a "shocker", says Mercedes

5 months ago

from: Autosport.com

( 296 views )

As part of the discussions between the FIA and teams about a planned safety clampdown on excessive porpoising that drivers are unhappy about, one area of focus has been on the... read more »

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Horner: Porpoising crackdown heading into ‘dangerous avenue’

5 months ago

from: PlanetF1.com

( 351 views )

Red Bull boss Christian Horner is concerned about where F1 is going with its clampdown on porpoising. read more »

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Horner tells FIA "don't dick" with 2023 F1 aero rules

5 months ago

from: Autosport.com

( 255 views )

F1 team bosses have expressed similar views with most insisting that it is already too late to make changes for next season.As part of the recent technical directive regarding... read more »

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Horner: F1 risks "dangerous avenue" with FIA porpoising clampdown

5 months ago

from: Autosport.com

( 353 views )

After conducting data gathering regarding porpoising through the Canadian Grand Prix weekend via a technical directive, the FIA has now postponed plans to use a metric to... read more »

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The complex equation behind F1's porpoising clampdown

5 months ago

from: Autosport.com

( 312 views )

From the Paul Ricard event, the FIA will be measuring what it officially calls aerodynamic oscillations - and cars that do not comply within its limits will potentially face... read more »

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Alpine welcomes porpoising clampdown if F1 playing field stays level

5 months ago

from: Autosport.com

( 443 views )

The governing body issued a technical directive on the subject prior to the Canadian GP indicating that it would use the weekend to gather data prior to a future clampdown on... read more »

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How the FIA's F1 porpoising clampdown will really work

5 months ago

from: Autosport.com

( 243 views )

In the wake of an especially brutal Baku race for a number of drivers - with Lewis Hamilton's back pain highlighting the battering some are facing right now - intervention... read more »

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Horner and Wolff agree FIA porpoising clampdown hard to police

5 months ago

from: Autosport.com

( 598 views )

On Thursday the FIA issued a technical directive indicating that there will be a clampdown on porpoising and bouncing on safety grounds.After gathering data in Montreal this... read more »

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F1 pecking order changes will be "minimal" in porpoising clampdown

5 months ago

from: GPfans.com

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AlphaTauri driver Pierre Gasly believes any change to F1's pecking order as a result of the FIA's actions against aggressive bouncing will be "minimal". read more »

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Gasly "a bit sad" new F1 rules haven't cut gap to top teams

6 months ago

from: Autosport.com

( 422 views )

F1 overhauled its technical rulebook for the 2022 season, placing a heavy focus on aerodynamics in a bid to make the cars easier to follow and allow for more on-track... read more »

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F1 driver jewellery exemption extended until end of June

6 months ago

from: Autosport.com

( 230 views )

Under new F1 race director Niels Wittich, a number of elements of the FIA's International Sporting Code have been enforced more strictly in the early part of the 2022... read more »

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Stewards prepare out-lap clampdown after 55 violations

6 months ago

from: PlanetF1.com

( 402 views )

Stewards picked out two culprits in particular connected to an array of violations, it has been reported. read more »

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FIA jewellery clampdown backed by GPDA chairman

7 months ago

from: GPfans.com

( 404 views )

Grand Prix Drivers' Association chairman Alex Wurz has backed the FIA over its jewellery clampdown in F1 despite conceding he may have taken "a slightly different... read more »