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F1 Imola GP: Verstappen wins after late pressure from Norris

10 days 21 hours ago

from: Autosport.com

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Higher tyre degradation that expected compared to when Red Bull struggled badly for car balance in practice on Friday appeared to ease Verstappen's path, as he was also... read more »

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Chinese Grand Prix: Sprint & Qualifying team notes - Haas

about 1 month ago

from: Pitpass.com

( 235 views )

In terms of speed - we're missing, but with tire degradation we weren't too bad. read more »

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Chinese Grand Prix: Sprint Shootout team notes - Pirelli

about 1 month ago

from: Pitpass.com

( 207 views )

Contrary to expectations, we did not see any graining today, while with the dry compounds we saw quite significant degradation, but it is too early to have a clear idea... read more »

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Piastri reveals 'surprise' at strategies during F1 Japanese GP

about 1 month ago

from: MotorSportWeek.com

( 261 views )

McLaren’s Formula 1 driver Oscar Piastri said it was a “surprise” to see the wide range of strategic options used inside the top 10 during Sunday’s Japanese Grand Prix. The... read more »

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Sainz highlights key to Ferrari’s improved 2024 F1 strategic calls

about 1 month ago

from: MotorSportWeek.com

( 236 views )

Carlos Sainz believes Ferrari’s improved strategic calls in 2024 derive from having a Formula 1 car which provides greater freedom due to more controlled tyre degradation.... read more »

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How F1 red flag helped Verstappen nail his dominant Japanese GP win

about 1 month ago

from: Autosport.com

( 238 views )

Verstappen had gone into the race in Japan with no guarantees about his long-run form, after not finding the perfect set-up for the high degradation characteristics that are a... read more »

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Video: F1 2024 Japanese Grand Prix Review – Normal Service Resumed

about 1 month ago

from: Autosport Videos

( 282 views )

Following a setback in Australia, Max Verstappen and Red Bull reasserted their dominance in Japan with a commanding performance, securing a 1-2 finish ahead of teammate Sergio... read more »

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Vasseur: F1 Japanese GP shows Ferrari has degradation ‘under control’

about 1 month ago

from: MotorSportWeek.com

( 247 views )

Ferrari Formula 1 boss Frederic Vasseur believes that the team’s strong showing in the Japanese Grand Prix shows it has got its tyre degradation woes “under control”. Vasseur’s... read more »

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How F1 strategy "headache" opens up intriguing Japanese GP

about 1 month ago

from: Autosport.com

( 235 views )

Teams all too frequently bin off one of the choices - either because the soft is too aggressive, the medium falls into no-man's land, or the hard is too conservative - but... read more »

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Japanese Grand Prix: Qualifying team notes - Williams

about 1 month ago

from: Pitpass.com

( 235 views )

Both drivers found it tricky to manage the tyres even over a single qualifying lap and so tomorrow is going to be quite a challenge as they look to balance pace and degradation. read more »

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Perez teases Red Bull ‘changed strategy’ for F1 Australian GP

2 months ago

from: MotorSportWeek.com

( 278 views )

Sergio Perez has teased that Red Bull has adopted a “changed strategy” in order to counter the high tyre degradation expected in Formula 1’s Australian Grand Prix. Red Bull had... read more »

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F1 Australian GP: Leclerc keeps Ferrari in front in final practice

2 months ago

from: Autosport.com

( 195 views )

Only moments before, Verstappen had pipped Carlos Sainz by 0.057s as the Ferrari driver spent much of the hour on top owing to his performance on the medium tyre earlier on in... read more »

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Australian Grand Prix Preview - Haas

2 months ago

from: Pitpass.com

( 222 views )

In terms of set-up, even though the demands are different, we're still going to be focused on the long-run pace. Degradation won't be as low as Jeddah, or as high as... read more »

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Verstappen leads dominant Red Bull 1-2 in Saudi Arabian GP

3 months ago

from: MotorSportWeek.com

( 385 views )

Max Verstappen continued his commanding start to the 2024 Formula 1 season as he dominated the Saudi Arabian Grand Prix to lead another Red Bull 1-2 finish. The Dutchman... read more »

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Sainz reveals frightening Red Bull advantage over F1 field

3 months ago

from: MotorSportWeek.com

( 273 views )

Ferrari driver Carlos Sainz has issued an ominous warning to the Formula 1 grid, claiming that Red Bull’s tyre degradation on Softs tyres is unmatched compared to its rivals.... read more »

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Video: F1 2024 Bahrain Grand Prix - What Can We Expect

3 months ago

from: Autosport Videos

( 451 views )

The 20th edition of the Bahrain Grand is almost upon us, as the 2024 Formula 1 season kicks off at the Bahrain International Circuit following the 3-day pre-season test. As F1... read more »

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Haas: ‘Nasty’ characteristics resolved with 2024 F1 challenger

3 months ago

from: MotorSportWeek.com

( 821 views )

Buoyed by pre-season testing, Haas Formula 1 team principal Ayao Komatsu believes it has managed to correct the ‘nasty’ characteristics that plagued the team throughout the... read more »

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Sainz denies strategy an ‘Achilles heel’ for Ferrari in 2023

5 months ago

from: MotorSportWeek.com

( 342 views )

Carlos Sainz has denied that strategy was an "Achilles heel" for Ferrari in the 2023 Formula 1 season, citing that tyre degradation is its biggest area for... read more »

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Vasseur: 2024 Ferrari F1 car will be "95%" new

5 months ago

from: Autosport.com

( 427 views )

Ferrari dropped a place to third in the 2023 constructors' standings but did enjoy a notably strong end to the campaign thanks to a run of four podium finishes from the... read more »

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Pirelli: Scrapping F1 tyre blanket ban will help for better racing tyres in 2025

6 months ago

from: Autosport.com

( 383 views )

The Italian company has been evaluating making changes to its tyres in a bid to eradicate the increased presence of thermal degradation, which has notched up a level this... read more »

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F1 needs more flat-out races like Qatar - Wolff

6 months ago

from: Autosport.com

( 476 views )

Drivers have increasingly complained about needing to manage overheating from the Pirelli tyres, with the rubber prone to thermal degradation, which forces them to back off in... read more »

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Piastri: Abu Dhabi GP ‘exposed’ weak points of McLaren car

6 months ago

from: MotorSportWeek.com

( 349 views )

Oscar Piastri was pleased to end his maiden Formula 1 campaign on a “decent note”, but believes the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix exposed McLaren’s weaknesses. Piastri’s weekend drew a... read more »

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Verstappen: Red Bull must analyse Vegas GP tyre struggles

6 months ago

from: MotorSportWeek.com

( 368 views )

Max Verstappen asserts that Red Bull must analyse why it struggled on the Medium tyre during the Las Vegas Grand Prix, citing how the degradation caught the team out. Starting... read more »

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The "total unknown" worrying Russell going into Las Vegas GP 

6 months ago

from: Crash.Net

( 297 views )

George Russell admits he is concerned about the "total unknown" surrounding tyre degradation going into F1's Las Vegas Grand Prix.  read more »

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Hamilton: "Not technical" Vegas F1 track layout will help Mercedes

7 months ago

from: Autosport.com

( 361 views )

Following two strong race performances for Hamilton at Austin (where he was ultimately disqualified from the results) and in Mexico, Mercedes had a poor weekend in Brazil last... read more »