Archive for June, 2011

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Stefano Domenicali, believing all teams will be affected by the upcoming ban on advanced engine mapping, is sure that some will suffer more than others at Silverstone. For the first time this season, cars will only receive around ten percent of the extra downforce generated by their hot exhaust gases while off the throttle. “Our […]

Acropolis Rally 2011 Highlights

Posted: 27th June 2011 by admin in Greek, Videos, WRC
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Night stage!

Posted: 18th June 2011 by admin in Greek, WRC
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Drivers are braced for a tough end to the second day of the Acropolis Rally when they tackle the Nea Politia night stage. The 17.71-kilometre test gets underway at 21:33hrs local time and will take place under the cover of darkness. Although most competitors in action in Greece have experience of driving at night, they […]

Comments Off on Acropolis Rally, 7th round of WRC.

The 2011 World Rally Championship is back in Europe this week for the Acropolis Rally of Greece. The site of the Acropolis in Athens will host the ceremonial start on Thursday. Friday’s stages are based around Kemena Vourla, where, after completing Elatia; the longest stage of the rally, on the roughest stages in the WRC, […]

Comments Off on Vettel questions double DRS zone

Sebastian Vettel has questioned the decision to allow two DRS zones in the Canadian Grand Prix, arguing that it made overtaking in the race too easy. The Montreal race marked the first time that the FIA has allowed for two DRS zones, with the first coming on the run to the final chicane and drivers […]