F1 » Heidfeld: Renault can maintain momentum – and fight Ferrari


An upbeat Nick Heidfeld contends that off the back of two podium finishes from the opening three grands prix of the campaign, Lotus Renault GP can get the better of Ferrari over the balance of F1 2011

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Rob01 - Unregistered

April 27, 2011 6:42 PM

Nick said he picked it up from his old days using traction control. Also that Merc use a third pedal for DRS. The KERS pedal or additional length in the pedal seems to me a good way to get a stuck throttle.

andrew. - Unregistered

April 27, 2011 7:01 PM

Yep, saw the mention of the Merc pedal but am not too sure where the advantage is with that. Throttle and brake pedal under each foot so how do they operate the DRS pedal?

I think that the KERS activation would be similar to the kickdown mechanism on an automatic.

Firestorm - Unregistered

April 28, 2011 2:31 PM

Keep dreaming Nick!In the next few races Ferrari will challenge McLaren and then Red Bull for race victories.So in order to beat Ferrari,you should rise up your game until Renault will be able to finish ahead of the McLarens and challenge the Bulls for victory.

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