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FRIC ban forced Mercedes changes for 2015

over 5 years ago

from: Crash.Net

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Mercedes says it was forced to 'take a fresh look' at the design of its new W06 following the unexpected mid-season ban of FRIC suspension in 2014. read more »

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Bad things come in threes - A view on three-car teams and F1's costs

over 5 years ago

from: MotorSportWeek.com

( 1680 views )

You probably don’t need me to tell you that in F1 2014-style there have been plenty of things to fuss over. And we have. To name a few (deep inhale) the new rules, noise,... read more »

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Q&A with Lotus' Gastaldi and Chester

over 5 years ago

from: Pitpass.com

( 689 views )

Lotus Deputy Team Principal and Technical Director talk Spa, updates, silly-season waffle, FRIC, classic tracks and the need for a summer break. read more »

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Lotus 'still hurting' without FRIC

over 5 years ago

from: EspnF1.com

( 698 views )

Lotus says it is still struggling to adapt to the loss of its Front and Rear Interconnected (FRIC) suspension which was removed before the German Grand Prix read more »

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Lotus still hurting from loss of FRIC - Chester

over 5 years ago

from: MotorSportWeek.com

( 748 views )

The ban on front and rear inter-connected suspension systems certainly didn't change the pecking order as some predicted, but one of the biggest losers was Lotus and... read more »

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Hamilton claims FRIC ban will benefit him

over 5 years ago

from: MotorSportWeek.com

( 756 views )

Lewis Hamilton believes the recent FRIC suspension ban might benefit him in his fight against team-mate Nico Rosberg. The Briton is known to be heavier than Rosberg, even after... read more »

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FRIC loss a boost for Hamilton

over 5 years ago

from: Autosport.com

( 703 views )

Lewis Hamilton thinks the loss of FRIC suspension is going to help him to come back stronger when the Formula 1 season resumes after the summer break read more »

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Hungary to show impact of FRIC ban

over 5 years ago

from: Autosport.com

( 429 views )

Formula 1's key figures believe the loss of FRIC suspension systems from cars will show up more at the Hungarian Grand Prix than it did in Germany. read more »

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Button expects bigger FRIC impact in Hungary

over 5 years ago

from: Crash.Net

( 535 views )

Jenson Button believes the characteristics of the Hungaroring will bring the recent banning of the FRIC systems into greater focus. read more »

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Red Bull and Ferrari pondered Mercedes protest

over 5 years ago

from: Pitpass.com

( 570 views )

While the FRIC saga passed without controversy, two teams considered protesting Mercedes for entirely different reasons. read more »

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Grosjean: FRIC loss has hurt Lotus

over 5 years ago

from: Autosport.com

( 472 views )

Romain Grosjean has no doubts that Lotus has been hurt by being forced to remove its FRIC suspension system for this weekend's German Grand Prix read more »

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Lotus hurt by FRIC removal

over 5 years ago

from: F1Zone.net

( 682 views )

Lotus duo Romain Grosjean and Pastor Maldonado believe that the team has been negatively affected by the removal of the Front and Rear Interconnected Supension System [FRIC].... read more »

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Lotus concedes it's suffering from removal of FRIC

over 5 years ago

from: F1Technical.net

( 741 views )

Lotus' Romain Grosjean qualified in fifteenth and Pastor Maldonado nineteenth after a searing hot qualifying session at the Hockenheimring for the German Grand Prix. read more »

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‘FRIC shake-up short-lived’

over 5 years ago

from: SkySports.com/F1

( 821 views )

James Allison has given his reaction to the clampdown on FRIC suspension systems, with Ferrari’s chassis technical director thinking that any shake-up of the F1 field... read more »

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Grosjean: FRIC ban hurts us more than others

over 5 years ago

from: Crash.Net

( 533 views )

Romain Grosjean and Pastor Maldonado feel the move to outlaw FRIC for the German GP has had a greater effect on Lotus than their rivals. read more »

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Mercedes Satisfied after first FRIC-less day at Hockenheim

over 5 years ago

from: TheCheckeredFlag.co.uk

( 563 views )

Despite the banning of the FRIC Suspension (Front-and-Rear Interconnected Suspension), the Mercedes-AMG PETRONAS team once again saw their two drivers finish first and second... read more »

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German GP: Practice notes - Ferrari

over 5 years ago

from: Pitpass.com

( 498 views )

This was a very busy day, affected by the particularly high temperatures and the new element of FRIC being banned. read more »

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German GP: Practice notes - Mercedes

over 5 years ago

from: Pitpass.com

( 540 views )

One of the big items to focus on today was to get the car optimised to run without FRIC and we've done a pretty good job. read more »

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Ferrari backs FIA's stance on FRIC

over 5 years ago

from: Autosport.com

( 843 views )

Ferrari has backed the FIA's handling of the FRIC controversy, even though Formula 1 teams have faced a headache in removing the suspension systems from their cars. read more »

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Removing FRIC not a big difference - Alonso

over 5 years ago

from: EspnF1.com

( 544 views )

Fernando Alonso is confident Ferrari will adapt to running without FRIC [Front and Rear Interconnected] suspension and said he did not feel a huge difference during Friday... read more »

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Alonso: FRIC needs back-to-back comparison

over 5 years ago

from: Crash.Net

( 520 views )

Fernando Alonso says the only way to learn how big an impact the loss of FRIC suspension has been would be to run back-to-back comparisons read more »

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Red Bull closing on Mercedes - Ricciardo

over 5 years ago

from: EspnF1.com

( 498 views )

Daniel Ricciardo believes Red Bull has closed the gap to Mercedes at this weekend's German Grand Prix, but says it's still too early to tell if it is down to the... read more »

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Button: Car no different without FRIC

over 5 years ago

from: GPUpdate.net

( 585 views )

Jenson Button is confident that McLaren will cope well after the removal of front-and-rear-interconnected suspension, explaining that his car feels exactly the same without it. read more »

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Mercedes duo unsure if FRIC loss has closed gap

over 5 years ago

from: MotorSportWeek.com

( 548 views )

Mercedes drivers Nico Rosberg and Lewis Hamilton topped the opening practice sessions on Friday, but the gap to rivals Red Bull and Ferrari seems to have closed up.... read more »

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Vettel: FRIC loss didn't change much

over 5 years ago

from: PlanetF1.com

( 535 views )

Sebastian Vettel doubts that removing FRIC played any role in the outcome of Friday's practices at Hockenheim... read more »