F1 » Pirelli in 'bizarre' situation, says Hembery


Pirelli motorsport director Paul Hembery has said the company has been put in the 'most bizarre situation', given it has still to get official confirmation it will continue as F1's sole tyre supplier in 2014.


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107SS2009

August 10, 2013 1:16 PM

RGB, assuming you were talking about turbo boost, be advised that turbo boost is not regulated by the rules, for 2014 F1 engine makers can use whatever boost they wish, BUT technically speaking both boost and power outputs has been FINELY limited to a planed set number by the rules, although it might be a bit complicated to the less technically minded I can explain how and why.
A bright idea it might be restricting fuel consumption, but that will render the chose of engine configuration meaningless, again I can explain the technicality of it all.
Any car can be made to be faster for qualifying, but remember that than that is the way it will have to be raced, also remember that in fp1/2 and 3 teams can try whatever they like.

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