News Details

Abu Dhabi GP: Qualifying team notes - Pirelli

Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton qualified on pole position using the P Zero Pink hypersoft tyres on their final qualifying appearance, with a time that was a second and a half faster than last year's pole: a new track record. Qualifying was close from start to finish, with the Q2 session dominated by tyre tactics. Eight drivers went out on the ultrasoft tyres, around a second slower than the hypersoft. However, only five of them set their fastest times on the ultrasoft - including Hamilton - and they will be the top five on the grid, ahead of Red Bull's Max Verstappen. The most likely strategy tomorrow is one pit stop, but this also depends on the degradation rate of the hypersoft, for...
Full Story »
10mo ago from 0

You May Also Be Interested In...

Pirelli predicts difficult Q2 for harder tyres

There has been a "surpising" gap between the Hypersoft and the...
10mo ago from

Abu Dhabi GP: Preview - Pirelli

The Abu Dhabi Grand Prix marks the end of the 2018 season - but also the...
11mo ago from

Magnussen expresses Hypersoft problems

Haas driver Kevin Magnussen has voiced his concerns about how long his...
10mo ago from

‘Top teams will need to the hypers to reach Q3'

Such is the 'surprising' gap between Pirelli's hypersoft tyres and the...
10mo ago from

Elsewhere On The Network

Popular On

Marquez equals Doohan's record with comfortable win at...

Marc Marquez equaled Mick Doohan's record of 54 premier class victories by...

Popular On

Popular On

Tänak “Needs to be Smart” on Rally Spain

Ott Tänak can seal his maiden WRC Drivers Title next weekend.

Popular On

Photos: Final session ahead of Sheffield trip

We're all set for our first visit to Bramall Lane to face Sheffield...
2h ago from

Arsenal fan makes series of questionable claims in...

One Arsenal fan with too much time on his hands has gone on an epic rant...
8h ago from

Why Arsenal fans should be worried about...

Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang was Arsenal’s top goalscorer last season.
5h ago from

‘We are bullish and fancy our chances’ admits...

Morning all. History, past results, Monday night football and playing in...



Hottest News

Juan Manuel Correa gets a welcome visitor!

F2 racer Juan Manuel Correa was all smiles when a... Read More »
7h ago from

Giovinazzi isn't concerned by seat speculation for next...

Kimi Raikkonen is assured of a seat at Alfa Romeo... Read More »
1h ago from

Verstappen: I need a Ricciardo-level team-mate

Max Verstappen admits that he misses having a... Read More »
9h ago from

Recent News



2014 is not responsible for the news headlines and associated descriptions and images it indexes, the content of externally linked sites or the comments & postings of its users.

This website is unofficial and is not associated in any way with the Formula One group of companies. F1, FORMULA ONE, FORMULA 1, FIA FORMULA ONE WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP, GRAND PRIX and related marks are trade marks of Formula One Licensing B.V.