Electronics supplier thinks solutions to preseason problems could take months
By: GMM on March 10, 2014
LAT PHOTOGRAPHIC – Toro Rosso has experienced its share of troubles during Formula One particular preseason testing.
It is achievable every single single vehicle will fail to finish Sunday’;s season-opening Formula One Australian Grand Prix.
That is the declare of Roberto Dalla, the head of F1 electronics supplier Magneti Marelli. He told Italy’;s La Gazzetta dello Sport that the electronics of the autos have turn out to be so a lot much more complicated in 2014, without a corresponding improve in the volume of preseason testing.
“Final 12 months, there was a single unit manufactured by McLaren that was the brain of each facet,” Dalla explained. “But now it only has manage of a portion, and the underlying challenge is to be able to operate like an orchestra: the engine, the turbo, the recovery systems. To discover the correct solutions will take an additional 2 to 3 months. Performing it during 3 winter sessions with only twelve days in complete was a actual mission unattainable.
“In Melbourne, it could happen that all the cars do not see the finish line, simply because every staff skilled significant problems in testing.”
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