Racing Level baffled by Ferrari’s gasoline issues
After the Eifel Grand Prix on the Nurburgring, Charles Leclerc indicated that Ferrari is having issues brought on by utilizing bigger quantities of gasoline. In fact, the additional weight impacts the pace of the automotive, however Ferrari appears to endure much more. At Racing Level, nonetheless, they do not perceive any of this.
Ferrari’s pace fluctuations
Leclerc carried out properly throughout the qualifying classes of the final couple of race weekends, solely to fall again throughout the race. Andrew Inexperienced, technical chief of the Racing Point crew mentioned he was shocked by this in an interview with Motorsportweek.com.
“Different groups appear to be discovering pace on Saturday afternoon that we do not have. We have to look into this”, mentioned Inexperienced.
“Ferrari is an efficient instance of this. I do not know the place they get their pace from on Saturday afternoon, however on Sunday they’re half a second behind us. I feel that is unusual. It is positively one thing we have to take a look at. On Saturday the whole lot is nearer collectively anyway, however we appear to do higher on Sunday”.
In keeping with Inexperienced, the capricious Pirelli tires additionally have an effect on this, however it’s not the one factor.
“It is about the best way you utilize the tires. That is what we give attention to: getting the very best out of the tires on Sunday, somewhat than doing the whole lot we will to get an excellent consequence on Saturday. If the stability isn’t proper on Saturday, let’s not sacrifice our Sunday by spending an excessive amount of time on this. Different groups in all probability do the identical, however it appears like we’re lacking one thing else on Sunday. We have to look into that”, Inexperienced concludes.