McLaren postponed newest minor upgrades to after summer season break – Stella

Within the round-up: McLaren have postponed the deliberate introduction of their newest minor upgrades to after the summer season break

McLaren postponed newest minor upgrades to after summer season break – Stella

McLaren group principal Andrea Stella says that its minor upgrades meant for this weekend in Hungary to go with their main revision from the Austrian Grand Prix shall be launched after the summer season break.

Stella had indicated McLaren have been planning to introduce extra smaller upgrades after their main bundle, however the group has not introduced any new elements for this weekend on the Hungaroring apart from a brand new entrance wing for Oscar Piastri, the identical specification group mate Lando Norris ran in Silverstone.

“Right here, we have now the entrance wing to be allotted to Oscar, the brand new entrance wing,” Stella mentioned. “Which wasn’t doable due to the restricted variety of elements, within the UK.

“Then on the subject of the upgrades, we realised that we’d like – from a design and manufacturing perspective – a bit extra time to finish the total spherical. So, what we are going to truly see is that there shall be some new elements coming within the subsequent races and, above all, post-shutdown.”

Doohan storms to first F2 pole of season

Alpine junior driver Jack Doohan secured his first characteristic race pole place of the Formulation 2 season on the Hungaroring.

The Virtuosi driver pipped Victor Martins by simply half a tenth on his remaining mendacity lap to take pole for Sunday’s characteristic race, with championship leaders Frederik Vesti and Theo Pourchaire on the second row of the grid.

Kush Maini and Dennis Hauger will occupy the entrance row of the reversed-grid for at the moment’s dash race. Juan Manuel Correa has additionally acquired a three-place grid drop for the dash race after he was deemed to have impeded Amaury Cordeel at flip 12 throughout qualifying.

O’Sullivan heads Prema F3 characteristic race entrance row

Zak O’Sullivan will begin the F3 characteristic race from pole place forward of Prema group mate Dino Beganovic.

The Williams junior driver beat his Prema group mate of the Ferrari driver academy by 4 tenths of a second in yesterday’s qualifying session to take pole on the Hungaroring. Leonardo Fornaroli was third for Trident with Franco Colapinto, one other Williams junior, fourth.

Gabriele Minì will lead the sector for at the moment’s dash race from reverse-grid pole place.

Social media

Notable posts from Twitter, Instagram and extra:

You’ll find us with a black nostril on the FRECA grid, as we take into consideration Dilano whereas we return racing#FRECA #RacingForDilano

— MP Motorsport (@OfficialMPteam) July 21, 2023

Thanks to the mechanics again on the storage for the large job they did to get the automotive again on observe for FP2. Higher emotions for tomorrow, we are going to give it every thing we’ve acquired. 💪

Gracias a todo mi equipo en el garaje por el tremendo trabajo que hicieron para devolver el…

— Sergio Pérez (@SChecoPerez) July 21, 2023

Oconheimer. Displaying in cinemas now 🎞️#Alpine #Oppenheimer

— BWT Alpine F1 Workforce (@AlpineF1Team) July 21, 2023

A bit too shut 🫣

Teammates @RGrosjean and @ColtonHerta virtually come collectively in apply. #INDYCAR // @INDYCARatIowa

— NTT INDYCAR SERIES (@IndyCar) July 21, 2023

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Remark of the day

With Daniel Ricciardo’s return to the F1 grid this weekend with AlphaTauri sparking hypothesis over Sergio Perez’s future at Purple Bull, @robben reckons Perez’s apply crash from yesterday was simply him enjoying thoughts video games…

Fascinating tactic by Perez to restrict Ricciardo’s dry working by inflicting a crimson flag earlier than the rain arrives.
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