Williams change tyres in less than three seconds in pre-season practice

Posted on Author Keith Collantine

With refuelling banned we’re going to see some wickedly fast pit stops in 2010. How fast? The Williams crew are already able to swap four tyres in less than three seconds. The fastest four-tyre pit stop recorded in F1 was 3.2 seconds – so who will be first to break that record, and just how … Continue reading Williams change tyres in less than three seconds in pre-season practice

Toyota staff follow Trulli to Lotus

Posted on | Author Keith Collantine

Lotus has confirmed two former Toyota team members have joined their team. Dieter Gass began work for Lotus as deputy technical director early in January. He was previously chief race and test engineer at Toyota. And Gianluca Pisanello, who was Jarno Trulli’s race engineer at Toyota has also moved to Lotus. He will be one … Continue reading Toyota staff follow Trulli to Lotus

F1 Fanatic round-up: 21/1/2010

Posted on | Author Keith Collantine

Today Valentino Rossi wraps up his Ferrari test and we now know he’ll be followed by Felipe Massa a day later. Here’s the Thursday round-up: Links Donington advisors out of pocket after F1 scheme collapse (Brits on Pole) “Speaking in June, when problems signing off planning documents were finally overcome, ISG chief executive Andrew Hampel … Continue reading F1 Fanatic round-up: 21/1/2010