Mercedes fears the cancellation of the beginning of Spielberg!

Mercedes fears the cancellation of the beginning of Spielberg!

8:17 a.m

Mercedes: Worry of not beginning

After two profitable crashes in Spielberg, Mercedes feared lacking out on Sunday’s race. As a result of the vehicles of Lewis Hamilton and George Russell needed to be repaired rather a lot: damaged underbody, rear wing, suspension, entrance wing…

For instance, Mercedes had one other individual down and needed to put collectively a second time utilizing the most effective broken elements.

“And after we broken two vehicles an excessive amount of, the drivers have been in a scenario the place we would not have been capable of drive on Sunday if we had extra injury within the dash,” stated technical director Mike Elliott.

Lewis Hamilton was not far behind when he met Pierre Gasly…

Lewis Hamilton Mercedes Mercedes F1 ~Lewis Hamilton (Mercedes)~

14:00 clock

time to cease

That was our rating day. We’ll come again to this text tomorrow morning, and I will be there too, Norman Fisheronce more right here at first to offer you essential info.

Till then, we want you a pleasing remainder of the day. Sorry!

1:39 p.m

AlphaTauri launched the French revolution

Austria was a catastrophe for AlphaTauri. Pierre Gasly and Yuki Tsunoda solely completed fifteenth and sixteenth, constructing on their poor document. Gasly has scored in simply one of many final eight races and Tsunoda within the final seven.

The following race replace ought to tackle this: “We’ve a transparent concept of ​​the place we have to begin,” stated technical director Jody Egginton. “And we’ll convey an excellent replace to France, so the chassis and the underbody. The intention is to eradicate the weak factors that we have now recognized.”

“We’re not so far as many different groups, but when the expectations are met then we must always have a automotive that’s straightforward to arrange and deal with. It’s an aerodynamic replace and that’s the place the arms race is occurring for the time being.”

1:35 p.m

Sorry, there is a catch!

You should have seen that after McLaren’s publish at 11:26 am there was no re-entry. There was a small technical drawback, so the next posts are not displayed. Sorry about that! Every part must be again to regular now 🙂

1:05 p.m

Stroll posted: commenter suspended

Belgian commentator Lionel Froissart was suspended after a System 1 race for insulting Lance Stroll as “autistic”. Froissart gives commentary for RTBF Sport, which can also be used for F1TV’s French-language feed.

Froissart reiterated his opinion by saying “Actually, that’s the fact.”

It was tough for his broadcaster: “To attach autism with the best way the driving force communicates was inappropriate and utterly incompatible with the values ​​of RTBF,” the assertion. “Till the outcomes of this investigation, RTBF will not work with the guide in query.

12:46 p.m

No laughing!

Who laughs first? Max Verstappen and Sergio Perez face this problem. Who wins and who imitates the most effective cow? 😉

12:17 p.m

Rejoicing after the accident: “We’re human”

Presently there are discussions concerning the conduct of the followers on the observe. This contains cheering when a driver has an accident – equivalent to Lewis Hamilton on Friday at Spielberg, cheered by followers within the stands, who have been largely sporting orange. For Daniel Ricciardo that is absurd.

“You do not wish to see that by chance,” says the Australian. “I will not have the ability to management the grandstands and all their feelings. By way of competitors and issues like that, in fact that is what the sport and the followers behind their driver. It is good to see.”

“However I feel there’s a sure time and a sure place and I can not want for that,” stated the McLaren driver, who emphasised: “We’re human and I feel folks ought to take into consideration that generally.”

11:25 a.m

Nice vary of McLaren

Simply yesterday, McLaren introduced the dedication of IndyCar champion Alex Palou to their driver group – though surprisingly, not lengthy earlier than, a rival group claimed the identical, which Palou himself denied.

This has been a trick this 12 months, McLaren has introduced the group’s drivers however not the collection they’re working. Which means all the things from IndyCar, System E, E Excessive or System 1 could be included.

Nevertheless, the System 1 group is formally closed in 2023, even when there are rumors that Daniel Ricciardo shall be changed. Nevertheless, yesterday he stated he’s not going anyplace.

10:54 am

Seidl: Coaching after summer season break

McLaren group principal Andreas Seidl says the group will provide free observe classes to rookies after the summer season break – that is necessary twice a season. “So we nonetheless have time to resolve when to do it and who to place within the automotive,” stated the German.

As a result of along with Herta, IndyCar teammate Patricio O’Ward can also be hoping to get a share. The Mexican had already examined for McLaren final 12 months and will get extra shares. “We’re testing it proper now,” Seidl stated.

“He had a great take a look at with us in Abu Dhabi final 12 months. We’re very happy with the best way he ready for the take a look at and the best way he carried out throughout the take a look at.”

10:29 am

Colton Herta feels he’s quick sufficient for System 1

IndyCar driver Colton Herta was additionally allowed to check McLaren at Portimao. The American has repeatedly been linked with a transfer to System 1 and was thought of a candidate if Andretti purchased Sauber.

“I feel I am quick sufficient,” he stated after his 162 lap within the Algarve. “Time will inform in the event that they assume so, however hopefully I will get a number of extra possibilities.”

Herta shall be prepared to carry free observe classes for System 1 in 2022. As a result of each group has to supply two of them for the rookie – and McLaren has not given up.

09:57 am

who nonetheless is aware of?

Sure, do you see the person within the image? It is System 1 driver Will Stevens. For individuals who do not bear in mind: The Englishman drove the ultimate race of the 2014 season at Caterham and the 2015 season on the hopelessly underrated Manor Marussia.

Whereas Lando Norris and Daniel Ricciardo every accomplished the Pirelli tire take a look at, Stevens, who has been a growth driver at McLaren since 2019, was allowed to drive the MCL35M at Portimao.

09:26 am

Schwarzman: 130 laps in Ferrari

Ferrari take a look at driver Robert Schwarzman accomplished a day of testing on final 12 months’s SF21 wheel at Mugello. The Russian drove 130 laps and accomplished an intensive take a look at program with correct simulation and race, which ought to assist him together with his work within the simulator.

Ferrari has additionally confirmed that it is going to be utilized in two free observe classes this 12 months, which every group should make out there to a participant.

In fact, Schwarzman is presently driving beneath an Israeli license after Russian athletes have been banned from the FIA.

8:57 am

Mick: “You look foolish”

Mick Schumacher additionally agrees with Christian Horner and believes that “it is going to be an enormous drawback, particularly for Paul Ricard”. He hopes that System 1 can get some enchancment from Spielberg, as issues haven’t been good for him there.

“It appears to be like foolish whenever you get a five-second penalty for an inch from the road and in case you go off the road you do not get a time, which could be very dangerous,” stated the German.

8:35 a.m

Search Limits: Chaos in Le Castellet?

A complete of 43 visitors violations have been recorded in Spielberg’s race, and it could possibly be worse within the coming races, Crimson Bull group boss Christian Horner fears. Because the French Grand Prix is ​​on the agenda, its tracks are notorious.

“The issue is that the character of the observe invitations drivers to make use of the bounds of the highway,” Horner stated of the race previous Spielberg. “However my concern just isn’t a lot right here, particularly about Paul Ricard, the place you may actually save time.”

“There you could have massive areas of asphalt that invite you to drive the observe,” stated the group boss.

Alexander Albon Romain Grosjean Carlos Sainz Toro Rosso Red Bull Toro Rosso Honda F1McLaren McLaren F1 Team F1 ~Alexander Albon (Toro Rosso), Romain Grosjean (Haas) and Carlos Sainz (McLaren)~

8:11 a.m

Right here it’s once more!

Whats up After a two day break, we’re again immediately with a brand new version of the stay ticker. The group from the Motorsport Community in Germany behaved in a small assembly, the place we discovered new issues, however we got here again with new concepts.

At this level the report is immediately Norman Fishertouring with you all day and doing a very powerful issues on the planet of System 1.

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