In the spherical-up: Kevin Magnussen claims he is self-assured Haas can locate much more velocity this period.
Haas driver Kevin Magnussen claims he is self-assured that the workforce will be ready to locate much more velocity out of their motor vehicle this period just after a disappointing conclude to 2023 observed them complete previous in the championship.
“We want a superior motor vehicle,” Magnussen admitted. “Last 12 months we weren’t been ready to locate superior general performance even on the drawing board. So we want to crack that, which I assume we have currently.
“Things are wanting superior again at the manufacturing unit and form of broke that position quo that we experienced for way too major a section of the period. So I assume points have currently transformed.”
Berger’s backing persuaded Crimson Bull of Lawson’s expertise
AlphaTauri CEO Peter Bayer claims that retired F1 driver and numerous grand prix winner Gerhard Berger aided to encourage Crimson Bull to give Liam Lawson an possibility.
“Gerhard is a major enthusiast of Liam’s racing model,” Bayer informed Speedcafe. “He explained, ‘He’s the 1. He’s likely for the hole, and he’s fast’.
“Helmut [Marko] was also really persuaded by his pure velocity but Franz [Tost] was in the beginning a little bit skeptical. He explained, ‘Looking at his final results, I’m not sure’. If you purely glance at the final results, he would not be a standout driver, but he has performed a whole lot of racing, and in diverse classes, and once again and once again he was demonstrating there was a spark. Helmut was one hundred % ‘that’s the guy’.”
De Mevius beats Sainz Snr as Dakar rally commences
The very first phase of the once-a-year Dakar Rally was incredibly gained by Toyota driver Guillaume de Mevius in advance of Audi’s Carlos Sainz Snr, who experienced numerous punctures around the just about 400km phase.
Globe rally raid winner Nasser Al-Attiyah and numerous WRC winner Sebastien Loeb experienced setbacks through the phase and are both of those outdoors of the top rated 10 positions.
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