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How high-tech F1 has changed the race engineer role

5 days 19 hours ago

from: Autosport.com

( 158 views )

However, it has now transformed into a very complex role. It requires an individual to not only deal with the driver aspect, but be at the top of a communication chain that... read more »

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Alpine had no safety concerns about Ocon’s strategy

6 days 15 hours ago

from: PlanetF1.com

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Marcin Budkowski says Alpine had no safety concerns when deciding not to pit Esteban Ocon at the Turkish Grand Prix. read more »

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Qatar pit "the biggest change" ahead of F1 debut

7 days 18 hours ago

from: GPfans.com

( 158 views )

FIA race director Michael Masi has explained the "biggest track change" made to the Losail International Circuit ahead of Formula 1's maiden visit to Qatar is... read more »

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Masi dismisses Alonso criticism on F1 steward bias

7 days 22 hours ago

from: Autosport.com

( 178 views )

Alonso has been unhappy with the consistency of some of the race control decisions this season, particularly with regards to drivers leaving the track and gaining an... read more »

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Esteban Ocon: "It was good to take a risk today by going to the end on one set of tyres"

8 days 27 minutes ago

from: TheCheckeredFlag.co.uk

( 162 views )

Esteban Ocon did not make a pit stop during the Turkish Grand Prix, a gamble that secured him a tenth place finish, whilst team-mate Fernando Alonso ended sixteenth after two... read more »

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Hamilton would’ve finished P7 or P8 with no stop, say Mercedes

9 days 11 hours ago

from: PlanetF1.com

( 216 views )

James Allison says, according to Mercedes data, Lewis Hamilton would have finished in P7 or P8 in Turkey if he didn't pit. read more »

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Aston Martin: We had to trust Vettel on slick tyre call

9 days 15 hours ago

from: Autosport.com

( 155 views )

The German was running in 10th place when he was told there was a pit stop window as other drivers were stopping for a second set of intermediates.Asked on lap 36 if he might... read more »

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Ferrari to 'fully analyse' what went wrong in Sainz's slow Turkish GP pit stop

9 days 17 hours ago

from: Crash.Net

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Mattia Binotto says Ferrari will 'fully analyse' what went wrong with Carlos Sainz's pit stop at Formula 1's Turkish Grand Prix. read more »

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How Ocon's "dangerous" non-stop Turkey F1 strategy paid off

9 days 20 hours ago

from: Autosport.com

( 136 views )

A non-stop run in a full-length uninterrupted race hadn't been achieved since Mika Salo managed it at a rain-affected 1997 Monaco GP, in the days of refuelling. In the... read more »

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Mercedes: Staying out in Turkish GP could have dropped Hamilton to 'back of the points'

9 days 22 hours ago

from: Autosport.com

( 148 views )

Hamilton was left frustrated after Mercedes opted to pit him with eight laps remaining at Istanbul Park, dropping him from third back to fifth place after starting 11th on the... read more »

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Video: Lewis Hamilton's Pit Stop 'What-Ifs' In Istanbul | Jolyon Palmer's F1 TV Analysis

10 days 12 hours ago

from: YouTube.com

( 270 views )

There were plenty of 'what-ifs' surrounding pit stops and tyre strategies as the 2021 Turkish Grand Prix unfolded in damp conditions. Jolyon Palmer looks back on the... read more »

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The risk and reward teams faced in the Turkish GP tyre switch

10 days 14 hours ago

from: Autosport.com

( 293 views )

But it was a more difficult weekend for Mercedes team-mate Lewis Hamilton. Hamilton started 11th after an engine penalty, and although he fought his way back up as high as... read more »

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Video: The Risk and Reward Teams Faced in the Turkish GP Tyre Switch | Formula 1

10 days 15 hours ago

from: Autosport Videos

( 220 views )

How did a slight amount of rain have such a huge impact on the Formula 1 Turkish GP? Between Bottas dominating the race, Hamilton's pitstop frustration and intermediate... read more »

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Hamilton was at ‘risk’ of losing ‘two places, if not more’

10 days 15 hours ago

from: PlanetF1.com

( 157 views )

Andrew Shovlin believes Lewis Hamilton was at risk of losing at least two places in the final laps in Turkey if he didn't pit. read more »

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FIA explains why Perez wasn't investigated over Turkey F1 bollard breach

10 days 16 hours ago

from: Autosport.com

( 274 views )

At the end of lap 34 the pair ran side-by-side through the last corners and Perez went wide into the pit entry. He then passed to the wrong side of the bollard before returning... read more »

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Alpine always felt Ocon's zero-stop strategy was 'feasible'

10 days 18 hours ago

from: MotorSportWeek.com

( 197 views )

Alpine says it was always under the impression that Esteban Ocon's zero-stop strategy at Formula 1’s Turkish Grand Prix was achievable.  In wet conditions on Sunday, Ocon... read more »

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Binotto explains Sainz pit blunder at Turkish Grand Prix

10 days 21 hours ago

from: PlanetF1.com

( 203 views )

Mattia Binotto has explained that a traffic light issue was the reason for Carlos Sainz's slow pit-stop at the Turkish Grand Prix. read more »

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Charles Leclerc: "It's a shame that we lost out on a podium finish"

11 days 9 minutes ago

from: TheCheckeredFlag.co.uk

( 246 views )

Charles Leclerc felt pitting so late during Sunday's Turkish Grand Prix cost him the chance of fighting for a top three finish, while Carlos Sainz Jr. felt he could have... read more »

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Marko: Hamilton wanted to send Perez into the pit lane

11 days 12 minutes ago

from: PlanetF1.com

( 185 views )

Red Bull driver programme boss Helmut Marko said Lewis Hamilton wanted to force Sergio Perez into the pit lane in Turkey. read more »

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Mercedes explain the 'growing risk' that forced Hamilton's Turkish GP stop

11 days 3 hours ago

from: GPfans.com

( 216 views )

Mercedes director of trackside engineering Andrew Shovlin has explained the sudden pace loss of Charles Leclerc was behind the team's decision to 'cut our... read more »

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Video: Lewis Hamilton And Mercedes' Pit Stop Dilemma | 2021 Turkish Grand Prix

11 days 13 hours ago

from: YouTube.com

( 264 views )

To pit or not to pit... that was the question for Lewis Hamilton and Mercedes in Turkey as the reigning champ was in P3 before his stop, ultimately finishing in P5 For more F1®... read more »

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Perez: Hamilton "caught me at my worst time" in Turkey F1 duel

11 days 15 hours ago

from: Autosport.com

( 303 views )

On a wet track Hamilton was trying to carve his way back through the field after a grid penalty made him start in 11th. By Lap 35 Hamilton had moved up to fifth and launched an... read more »

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Ferrari blame a computer glitch for Sainz pit delay

11 days 15 hours ago

from: GPfans.com

( 225 views )

Ferrari team principal Mattia Binotto has revealed a computer signalling issue was behind Carlos Sainz's 8.1-second pit stop in the Turkish Grand Prix. read more »

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‘Could you imagine the tyre failed on the last lap?’

11 days 16 hours ago

from: PlanetF1.com

( 201 views )

Paul di Resta has backed Mercedes' decision to pit Lewis Hamilton in Turkey, taking 10 points rather than risk a DNF on the day. read more »

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Ocon wants to hang P10 tyre on the Alpine factory wall

11 days 16 hours ago

from: PlanetF1.com

( 192 views )

Completing the Turkish GP without making a pit stop, Esteban Ocon wants to hang his point-scoring tyre "on the wall" in the Alpine factory. read more »