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Why new Abu Dhabi F1 kerbs had Pirelli fearing Qatar repeat

about 1 month ago

from: Crash.Net

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Formula 1 tyre supplier Pirelli's concerns have led to changes to some "aggressive" new kerbs that were installed on the revised Abu Dhabi circuit. read more »

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Pirelli warns of "aggressive" kerb fears

about 1 month ago

from: Pitpass.com

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Weeks after the aggressive" kerbs at Losail caused a number of punctures during the Qatar Grand Prix, Pirelli fears those at the Yas Marina are similar. read more »

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"Aggressive" new kerbs at Abu Dhabi F1 track modified overnight

about 1 month ago

from: Autosport.com

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The exit kerbs at the two newly-reprofiled corners, Turns 5 and 9, have been changed following feedback from drivers, teams and tyre supplier Pirelli.The sharp peaks of the... read more »

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Pirelli fearful "aggressive" Abu Dhabi kerbs could spark Qatar repeat

about 1 month ago

from: GPfans.com

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Pirelli F1 boss Mario Isola has revealed the Italian tyre supplier is "in discussion" with the FIA over potential overnight changes to the Abu Dhabi kerbs over fears... read more »

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Pirelli fears Qatar GP repeat on "aggressive" new Abu Dhabi F1 track kerbs

about 1 month ago

from: Autosport.com

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The Italian company has put an extra focus on kerbs since the Qatar GP, where four drivers suffered similar failures in the race.Pirelli later determined that the failures... read more »

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Abu Dhabi GP: Practice team notes - Pirelli

about 1 month ago

from: Pitpass.com

( 132 views )

Of some concern here are the kerbs, especially at exit of turns 5 and 9, as they are quite high and pointed. We are talking with the FIA about this. read more »

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Kerbs the cause of Qatar punctures, Pirelli find

about 1 month ago

from: PlanetF1.com

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Pirelli have found that the kerbs were the main cause of the tyre failures in Qatar. read more »

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Qatar deflations due to kerbs

about 1 month ago

from: Pitpass.com

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Pirelli says the deflations seen in Qatar were the result of the amount of time the tyres were run on the kerbs, at high speed and with considerable lateral and vertical loads. read more »

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Pirelli blames kerbs for Qatar GP tyre failures

about 1 month ago

from: GPfans.com

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Pirelli has concluded the kerbs at the Losail International Circuit were to blame for the four tyre failures during the recent Qatar Grand Prix. read more »

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Mercedes explain 'bizarre' Qatar kerb theory

about 1 month ago

from: PlanetF1.com

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Andrew Shovlin raised eyebrows with his theory that having harsher kerbs in Qatar read more »

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Mercedes' "bizarre" reason for wanting more aggressive Qatar kerbs

about 1 month ago

from: GPfans.com

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Mercedes director of trackside engineering Andrew Shovlin has surprisingly suggested more aggressive kerbing at the Losail International Circuit would have protected cars... read more »

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Hamilton, Mercedes feeling "better than ever" ahead of F1 title run-in

about 1 month ago

from: Autosport.com

( 235 views )

Read Also:Bizarre quirk of Qatar kerbs caused F1 problems, reckons MercedesAlpine: Alonso Qatar F1 podium "a question of a few corners"Red Bull F1 boss Horner defends... read more »

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Bizarre quirk of Qatar kerbs caused F1 problems, reckons Mercedes

about 1 month ago

from: Autosport.com

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A number of drivers hit trouble over the Qatar weekend as they suffered car and tyre damage throughout the event.Charles Leclerc and Nikita Mazepin both had to swap chassis... read more »

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Alpine: Alonso Qatar F1 podium "a question of a few corners"

about 1 month ago

from: Autosport.com

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The inaugural Qatar Grand Prix proved to be a significant challenge for the Pirelli tyres due to a combination of high-speed corners and aggressive kerbs at the Losail... read more »

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Hamilton wasn’t worried about puncture, kept off kerbs

2 months ago

from: PlanetF1.com

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Lewis Hamilton wasn't worried about puncturing one of his Pirelli tyres in Qatar, saying he stayed away from the kerbs. read more »

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Isola offers explanation for sudden tyre failures

2 months ago

from: PlanetF1.com

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Pirelli believe the teams trying to run too long on worn tyres coupled with the kerbs in Qatar led to Sunday's punctures. read more »

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Masi: Horner criticism of Qatar F1 marshal "not accepted"

2 months ago

from: Autosport.com

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Horner was called to the Qatar GP stewards after mentioning a "rogue marshal" in a TV interview when discussing the Q3 yellow flag incident that led to Max Verstappen... read more »

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Pirelli cites kerbs as cause of punctures in Qatar

2 months ago

from: Pitpass.com

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Pirelli boss, Mario Isola, cites Losail's unforgiving kerbs as the cause of late spate of punctures in Qatar Grand Prix. read more »

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Qatar GP: Race team notes - Pirelli

2 months ago

from: Pitpass.com

( 195 views )

Some drivers encountered tyre problems towards the finish: this was probably due to a combination of very high wear as a result of long stints, and impacts at high speed... read more »

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Pirelli suspects high tyre wear and kerbs behind Qatar punctures

2 months ago

from: MotorSportWeek.com

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Pirelli will launch an investigation into the cause of the punctures that occurred for some drivers during the Qatar Grand Prix. Valtteri Bottas, Lando Norris, George Russell... read more »

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Pirelli hint tyre failures caused by kerbs and team strategy

2 months ago

from: GPfans.com

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Pirelli F1 boss Mario Isola has hinted a mix of the ferocity of Losail's kerbs and teams running stints to the limit were behind the quartet of tyre failures at the Qatar... read more »

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Gasly: Qatar kerb damage was "shocking"

2 months ago

from: Autosport.com

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The Frenchman went over the kerbs at the penultimate corner, breaking the front wing off his car, puncturing the right front tyre, and damaging the floor.At the time he was up... read more »

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Mazepin reverts to old chassis due to Losail kerbs

2 months ago

from: PlanetF1.com

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Nikita Mazepin says it is "unfortunate" that he's back using his old chassis after a moment on the "not nice" Losail kerbs. read more »

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F1 teams tell drivers to avoid hitting Qatar kerbs after practice damage

2 months ago

from: Autosport.com

( 247 views )

The most seriously affected driver was Nikita Mazepin, whose Haas chassis was damaged, obliging the Russian to miss FP2 while the spare monocoque was prepared for Saturday.... read more »

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FIA to police F1 track limits in five corners at Qatar

2 months ago

from: Autosport.com

( 131 views )

Owing to the nature of the Losail circuit, which features sizeable run-off areas around its faster corners, along with flat kerbs around the perimeter of the track, the FIA has... read more »