“A mechanical Problem”, it was said, immediately from the red camp. Since the German had been released from the Medical Center. There all the riders need to a Crash in the expensive Tecpro-protection walls. These foam-filled “life saver” are now to be found on almost all the GP tracks. Soon, they are mandatory!
The long repair…
Later, the exact cause of the accident was officially The Problem was a defective wheel. Now, Ferrari the wreck of the scheduled in the Afternoon tried to repair use of Charles Leclerc (21). And actually: 17.52 PM, eight minutes before the end of the Test, it rolled SF90 from the red boxes. For a ungezeitete round. Already on Tuesday, Ferrari had lost about two hours of his precious time – because of a cooling problem.
The violent departure happened in the 41. Lap from Vettel. As the Vice world champion from Ellighausen, TG was exactly one second behind the leading Spaniard Carlos Sainz junior (24) in the McLaren-Renault.
Vettel says the Crash: “it was a violent impact. Fortunately, there was this Tecpro-protection walls. The car is so damaged that we can barely detect where exactly the fault is the suspension. I know only one thing: Today, I had a lot of luck.”
Alonso now McLaren-Ambassador
After the victory of his team-mate Lando Norris (19) on Tuesday, McLaren is with the soft tyres and little Fuel, so more on the “Board time”. You want to attract new sponsors?
Well, last year’s McLaren Star Fernando Alonso (37) has now signed with the Team as a global Ambassador for an indefinite period. For this he will collect from the 182fachen GP-winner-Team of millions!
Alonso’s highlights of 2019: The 24 hours of Le Mans in the Toyota and the Indianapolis 500 in a McLaren-Chevy.
Mateschitz is happy…
at 10 a.m., the Red Bull-Boss Dietrich Mateschitz (76) had appeared in the paddock. The traditional visit with his two Teams, with Honda Power. And the Steirer with the Tests so far very satisfied, as with his football and hockey clubs.
“Even though we lost on Sunday against Rapid for the first time, after 19 Games. But the Viennese have otherwise been enough problems… And the defeat does not hurt.”
… and the delicate case, Timo Werner
The current case of the Leipzig-Stars Timo Werner (22), whose Manager, with Bayern Munich negotiated, laughs Mateschitz to VIEW: “cheap the player will not be safe.” It is probably against the 100 million Euro! And in case of emergency, Leipzig continues its Nati-Kicker, maybe even for a year on the tribune…
Shortly after 15 clock Mateschitz was back to the Airport. “In the evening I’m going to watch at home in Salzburg cozily the Cup-classic Real Madrid against Barcelona.” He taps Real!
attention, car thieves,
Spain remains a very dangerous place – not only for the formula 1. 2018 were broken up during the Tests several cars. In 2017, it got here the FDP Council of States Philipp Müller with a on a bright day chosen Window. The politician was invited to a test visit in Montmelo, near Barcelona.
On Tuesday night, were broken down cars in the Parking lot of the fancy restaurants “Trabuc” in Granollers, five private. In the trunk of the media, people, Computer, money, cameras, cell phones, etc.
robbery, according to Ferrari-Dinner…
were All victims of the press people had accepted an invitation from Ferrari, who wanted to know at a dinner of journalists, what can make a Ferrari in the future on the level of Communication better…
Kimi, with eight of the “horns”
in addition to the Vettel Crash, it remained in the first four hours on the track is rather quiet. As well as in the afternoon, as most of the drivers for a GP-distance simulated. Kimi Raikkonen (39) surprised in the Alfa Clean with eight “horns” at the height of the front axle. You should draw air in the right direction. To Friday from Hinwil, even more Updates will be coming.
Hinwil C38 runs like a clock
Alfa-Clean boss frédéric Vasseur: “Until now, we unwind the planned program, almost without interruption.” In the last 45 minutes, then saw the flying Finns for the first time with the red C4-rubber – (the second-softest compound) on the 4.655 km-long route – it was in his 103. Round of the day (113) to the third fastest time. Still behind Sainz and Vettel… But then the Mexicans, with Sergio Pérez in the Racing Point-Mercedes is on Position two cheated. With the most soft tires (C5)…
Barcelona, 6. Day
(Stand 18 PM)
1. Sainz (McLaren-Renault) 1:1:17,144
2. Pérez (Racing Point-Mercedes) 1:17,842
3. Vettel (Ferrari) 1:18,195
4. Raikkonen (Alfa-Clean) 1:18,209
5. Grosjean (Haas-Ferrari) 1:18,330
6. Verstappen (Red Bull Honda) 1:18,395
7. Kvyat (Toro Rosso-Honda) 1:18,682
8. Bottas (Mercedes) 1:18,941
9. Hamilton (Mercedes) 1:18,943
10. Hulkenberg (Renault) 1:19,056
11. Kubica (Williams-Mercedes) 1:19,367
12. Ricciardo (Renault) 1:22,597
Hamilton (Mercedes) 1:16,137