Within the round-up: Aston Martin consider they will make helpful good points by enhancing the effectivity of their DRS.
Aston Martin working to strengthen DRS
Aston Martin are specializing in attempting to make their DRS extra highly effective and environment friendly with their upgrades to their AMR23 this season.
The staff’s efficiency director, Tom McCullough, says that they’ve labored to attempt to emulate the sturdy DRS impact loved by the dominant Crimson Bull staff.
“That has been an space of focus for us,” he mentioned. “We’re engaged on that, each improve we deliver to the automotive, concentrating on serving to the effectivity of the DRS. So additional steps on that on a regular basis.”
Piastri shall be “extra comfy” at acquainted circuits
Over the eight grand prix weekends Piastri has had thus far in his first season in Components 1, he had by no means raced at three of the circuits earlier than in his racing profession – Melbourne, Miami and Montreal. Heading right into a leg of European races together with the Crimson Bull Ring, Silverstone, the Hungaroring and Spa-Francorchamps, Piastri says he’s trying ahead to returning to some acquainted venues.
“We’ve obtained the following 4 circuits are all circuits I’ve been to – greater than as soon as as properly,” he mentioned. “In order that’ll be good.
“In saying that, Barcelona was the same story and our tempo was not superb. So it’s not a on condition that it’ll be higher for me. In fact it’s just a little bit extra comfy going into the weekend realizing these circuits a bit higher. However it’s related to what I mentioned in Barcelona – everybody can get to the restrict faster and be proper on it. So I’ve to do the identical.”
Hamda Al Qubaisi closes F1 Academy hole to Garcia
After successful the primary race of the F1 Academy weekend at Zandvoort, Hamda Al Qubaisi took her second within the last race to tug nearer to championship chief Marta Garcia.
Carrie Schreiner took her first win within the collection in race two, forward of Garcia and Lena Buhler in third after pole sitter Amna Al Qubaisi crashed out of the lead. Within the third and last race of the weekend, Hamda Al Qubaisi transformed pole place into victory, taking the chequered flag forward of MP Motorsport staff mate Emely de Haus and Buhler third.
Garcia’s fourth place signifies that her lead within the championship falls to only 5 factors, with Hamda Al Qubaisi now the clear closest challenger in second, 28 factors forward of third positioned Buhler.
Notable posts from Twitter, Instagram and extra:
Season 9 of the ABB FIA Components E World Championship sees various new circuits added to the schedule, however how do these tracks go from idea to competitors? FIA Race Director and Observe Inspector @scotelkins explains the method 💬@FIAFormulaE | @Southwire #PortlandEPrix pic.twitter.com/gzEhxq4BuZ
— FIA (@fia) June 25, 2023
Irritating race for the NEOM @mclarenfe Crew in Portland.
After a powerful qualifying efficiency, René completed the race in P15 with Jake in P18.
The staff shall be again for the following two rounds in Rome, in two weeks’ time. pic.twitter.com/6rngVw7bTd
— Zak Brown (@ZBrownCEO) June 25, 2023
So one week in the past, George Russell hit the wall on the exit of the Concorde bridge on the #CanadianGP. Seconds later he was in entrance of me on the hairpin together with his broken FW14. #F1 pic.twitter.com/IYxYJ3xqUn
— Jean-Michel Boileau (@jmboileau) June 25, 2023
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