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Schumacher: Tyre choice critical

over 7 years ago

from: Autosport.com

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Michael Schumacher said his decision to begin the race on hard tyres was a contributing factor to his fight back through the field from the back of the grid to an eventual... read more »

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Alonso rues Red Bull pace

over 7 years ago

from: EspnF1.com

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Fernando Alonso said that Red Bull was just too quick for Ferrari despite the tyre degradation issues which troubled the championship leaders in the Belgian Grand Prix. read more »

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Vettel admits to tyre concerns

over 7 years ago

from: EspnF1.com

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Sebastian Vettel admitted he was more concerned with his tyres than winning the race at the start of the Belgian Grand Prix. read more »

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Vettel 'very happy' with Spa win

over 7 years ago

from: PlanetF1.com

( 286 views )

Sebastian Vettel was a very happy man after claiming his first victory in Belgium despite some early tyre issues... read more »

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Webber hails 'best ever' team result

over 7 years ago

from: Autosport.com

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Mark Webber described Red Bull's Belgian Grand Prix one-two as one of its best ever team results, particularly given the pre-race concern over tyre blistering read more »

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Webber left to regret 'shocking' start

over 7 years ago

from: GPUpdate.net

( 378 views )

Mark Webber described his start during this afternoon’s Belgian Grand Prix as a ‘shocking’ one, with the Australian dropping back to eighth at the... read more »

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Vettel: The car worked brilliantly today

over 7 years ago

from: GPUpdate.net

( 338 views )

Sebastian Vettel quashed any pre-race tyre anxieties by storming to his seventh win of the season at Spa this afternoon, leading home Red Bull team-mate Mark Webber by 3.741... read more »

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FIA refuses tyre change request

over 7 years ago

from: Pitpass.com

( 280 views )

The FIA has turned down a request from a number of teams who wanted to change the front tyres on their cars ahead of today's race. read more »

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Teams given extra tyres in controversial move

over 7 years ago

from: MotorSportWeek.com

( 281 views )

Formula 1's tyre supplier, Pirelli, has provided an extra 17 sets of front dry-weather tyres after it became apparent that several of the front-running cars read more »

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Ferrari hampered by tyre temperature

over 7 years ago

from: Autosport.com

( 225 views )

Ferrari team boss Stefano Domenicali said his squad was mainly hampered by its existing tyre temperature issues in qualifying for the Belgian Grand Prix read more »

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Straight forward day at Williams, apart from KERS issue

over 7 years ago

from: F1Technical.net

( 407 views )

Williams have used FP1 to try out its new car components, including a new rear wing. FP2 continued in the same fashion, but as the track dried up, dry tyre testing became... read more »

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Toro Rosso trying to prepare dry race

over 7 years ago

from: F1Technical.net

( 350 views )

As is quite usual, the weather made consistent running difficult at Spa today, especially as teams are desperate to prepare a likely dry race. So were the Toro Rosso drivers,... read more »

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Team Lotus hope for more changeable weather

over 7 years ago

from: F1Technical.net

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Team Lotus have started the Belgian GP weekend careful in the changeable weather. Their technical director though was happy to see the weather improve a little in the afternoon... read more »

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Webber fastest on dry track at Spa

over 7 years ago

from: GPUpdate.net

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Mark Webber ended Friday as the quickest dry runner at Spa, although afternoon practice was also affected by rain. A tenth of a second slower, Fernando Alonso was the... read more »

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Pirellii excited by Spa challenge

over 7 years ago

from: PlanetF1.com

( 292 views )

Pirelli motorsport director Paul Hembery reveals the tyre manufacturer is eagerly awaiting its first run out at Spa-Francorchamps... read more »

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Pirelli expecting dramatic Spa weekend

over 7 years ago

from: GPUpdate.net

( 432 views )

Formula 1 tyre supplier Pirelli forecasts a dramatic encounter as Formula 1 continues in Belgium this weekend. The longest track on the calendar, Spa-Francorchamps boasts a... read more »

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Pirelli predicts big tyre difference

over 7 years ago

from: Autosport.com

( 228 views )

Pirelli believes the lap time difference between the two tyre compounds it is bringing for this weekend's Belgian Grand Prix at Spa will be one of the biggest of the... read more »

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Hembery: Qualifying tyre return a possibility

over 7 years ago

from: GPUpdate.net

( 336 views )

Pirelli boss Paul Hembery says the reintroduction of a qualifying tyre is something that would be considered if the teams agree, with the tyre manufacturer open to adapting... read more »

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Tyre engineer unlocks secrets for McLaren – report

over 7 years ago

from: Forumula1.com

( 501 views )

Aug.15 (GMM) There is a secret to McLaren's recent success, according to the German trade magazine Auto Motor und Sport. With Lewis Hamilton and then Jenson Button... read more »

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Pirelli keen to put a stop quali tyre saving 'trick'

over 7 years ago

from: Crash.Net

( 505 views )

Pirelli boss Paul Hembery has admitted the rules may need to be changed in 2012 to stop drivers' from restricting their runs in qualifying in order to preserve fresh tyres... read more »

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Teams will decide on qualifying tyres idea

over 7 years ago

from: Forumula1.com

( 361 views )

Aug.12 (GMM) Paul Hembery has taken time out of the August break to confirm rumours that qualifying tyres are on the agenda for the future. We reported in June that... read more »

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2012 likely to see tyre rule tweaks

over 7 years ago

from: Forumula1.com

( 514 views )

Aug.11 (GMM) According to two authoritative figures, a tweak or two to the tyre rules is likely for 2012. Bernie Ecclestone told Italy's La Gazzetta dello Sport that new... read more »

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Pirelli to stop using 'hard' compound tyre

over 7 years ago

from: MotorSportWeek.com

( 300 views )

Pirelli look set to drop the hard compound tyre completely, instead, opting to use the medium compound on more aggressive track surfaces. This will be welcome read more »

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Pirelli to stop using hard tyre

over 7 years ago

from: Autosport.com

( 286 views )

Ferrari's chances in this year's championship look set to be boosted, with Pirelli having revealed that it is unlikely to use the hard tyre in the remaining races of... read more »

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Pirelli deny favouring Ferrari

over 7 years ago

from: PlanetF1.com

( 455 views )

Pirelli motorsport director Paul Hembrey has denied claims that the tyre manufacturer has opted for compounds that will better suit Ferrari... read more »