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Red Bull Takes Formula 1 Car to Stratosphere for Free Fall Pit Stop
Red Bull Takes Formula 1 Car to Stratosphere for Free Fall Pit Stop

21 Nov 2019, 12:16 UTC / The sky is the limit for the Aston Martin Red Bull Formula 1 team, as they takes pit stop practice to a whole new level, almost to another world

 
Red Bull Racing Beats Record to Set New Fastest Pit Stop in the History of F1
Red Bull Racing Beats Record to Set New Fastest Pit Stop in the History of F1

19 Nov 2019, 13:43 UTC / On the way to victory in Sao Paulo, Max Verstappen, with the help of his team of mechanics, set a new Formula 1 record for pit stops

 
Formula 1 Pit Stop Solution to Be Presented Following Incidents
Formula 1 Pit Stop Solution to Be Presented Following Incidents

25 Apr 2018, 09:19 UTC / Formula 1 to present teams with a solution following the spate of pit stop related incidents which even led to a mechanic being hospitalized.

 
NASCAR Pit Stop Footage Shows Flaming Brake Rotor
NASCAR Pit Stop Footage Shows Flaming Brake Rotor

8 Mar 2013, 10:39 UTC / Being part of a NASCAR pit crew requires a lot speed, but skills are mandatory as well, especially when you have to deal with a lot of hot stuff. And when we say hot, we mean flaming hot. No, it&...

 
2-Pitstop Race Possible in Australia - Sutil
2-Pitstop Race Possible in Australia - Sutil

25 Mar 2011, 15:53 UTC / Tire degradation might not pose such big problems to the Formula 1 teams at the season opening Australian Grand Prix. Despite recent concerns regarding the potentially high number of pit stops to be...

 
IndyCar Changes Restart Rules for 2011
IndyCar Changes Restart Rules for 2011

13 Mar 2011, 14:35 UTC / After limiting the field to only 26 cars, the officials of the IZOD IndyCar Series have decided to implement yet another change for the 2011 edition of the championship, and this time it’s rel...

 
FIA Introduces Safety Car Rule Amendment
FIA Introduces Safety Car Rule Amendment

8 Mar 2011, 15:36 UTC / FIA has just announced that following a meeting of the World Motor Sport Council in Paris today it has decided to introduce a new amendment to the safety car speed limit rule. In just a few words, c...

 
Alonso Tips New F1 Season to Be More Spicy
Alonso Tips New F1 Season to Be More Spicy

15 Feb 2011, 09:58 UTC / Fernando Alonso admitted once again that Formula 1 racing in 2011 will undoubtedly change due to the different texture and characteristics of the new Pirelli tires. And that's no news to anyone...

 
Pirelli F1 Tires to Require Multiple Pit Stops in 2011
Pirelli F1 Tires to Require Multiple Pit Stops in 2011

18 Jan 2011, 07:32 UTC / In an effort to boost the show in Formula One a little bit, new tire supplier Pirelli is set to introduce tires that will make for multiple pit stop strategies in 2011. According to a report from It...

 
Mercedes GP Recorded Fastest Pit Stops of 2010
Mercedes GP Recorded Fastest Pit Stops of 2010

7 Dec 2010, 10:04 UTC / With the refueling ban returning to Formula One for the 2010 season, the focus on the pit stops conducted throughout the recently-ended campaign was put solely on speedy tire changes. Of course, pit...

 
Injured HRT Mechanic, Stable after Pit Incident
Injured HRT Mechanic, Stable after Pit Incident

13 Sep 2010, 07:31 UTC / Hispania Racing doesn't seem to have much luck during its first season in Formula One. Aside their poor performances on track this year, the Spanish team will likely have to replace one of its ...

 
Rosberg's Tire Hit a Williams Mechanic in the Pit Lane
Rosberg's Tire Hit a Williams Mechanic in the Pit Lane

2 Aug 2010, 06:45 UTC / Lap 18 of the recent Hungarian Grand Prix witnessed some unusual events in the pit lane, once all the competitors went in for a new set of tires following the deployment of the safety car. With ever...

 
Massa Handed 20-Second Penalty in Canadian Grand Prix
Massa Handed 20-Second Penalty in Canadian Grand Prix

14 Jun 2010, 06:22 UTC / Felipe Massa had a race to forget last weekend, as he struggled throughout the Canadian Grand Prix to eventually finish on a disappointing 15th place. And as if that weren't enough, the Brazili...

 
Mercedes GP Scored Quickest Pit Stops in 2010
Mercedes GP Scored Quickest Pit Stops in 2010

21 May 2010, 10:55 UTC / With the refueling ban introduced in the Formula One championship as of this season, it was pretty obvious that pit stop times will drop dramatically for 2010. However, even if some teams had announ...

 
Hamilton Now Understands Aussie Pit Strategy from McLaren
Hamilton Now Understands Aussie Pit Strategy from McLaren

30 Mar 2010, 07:08 UTC / After bursting at his team for more or less ruining his race in Australia, Lewis Hamilton now revealed he understands why McLaren made the call it did during the Sunday action at Albert Park. While ...

 
McLaren Explains Hamilton Strategy in Australia
McLaren Explains Hamilton Strategy in Australia

29 Mar 2010, 09:54 UTC / After Lewis Hamilton blamed his team twice for ruining his race in Australia – he didn't say it like that, but hinted that the pit strategy for him cost McLaren a 1-2 finish – team ...

 
Button Decided on His Pit Strategy in Australia
Button Decided on His Pit Strategy in Australia

29 Mar 2010, 08:14 UTC / Although praising his team for the wonderful pit stop strategy during Sunday's Australian Grand Prix, Jenson Button seems to have orchestrated it all by himself. According to the team's bo...

 
Hamilton - McLaren Strategy Cost Us 1-2
Hamilton - McLaren Strategy Cost Us 1-2

29 Mar 2010, 07:32 UTC / Had McLaren Mercedes kept Lewis Hamilton on a single set of slick tires last Sunday, the team would have probably walked away from Australia with their first 1-2 of the season. That's how the 2...

 
Mercedes GP Design New Front Jack for Quicker Pit Stops
Mercedes GP Design New Front Jack for Quicker Pit Stops

22 Mar 2010, 08:13 UTC / Even though people were expecting sub 3-second pit stops in the season opening race in Bahrain, the time spent by the drivers at the pits were in the vicinity of 3.5 to 4 seconds. Red Bull Racing, F...

 
F1 Considers Second Mandatory Pit Stop
F1 Considers Second Mandatory Pit Stop

15 Mar 2010, 07:56 UTC / Following the quite boring season opening round of Bahrain Grand Prix last weekend, when all the real action happened in the rear of the pack due to the similar level of performance from the rear-ru...