Mercedes riders can fine in Abu DhabiNovember 16, 2018
At the last stage of the season-2018, the pilot of the team Mercedes Lewis Hamilton may lose the position.
During the race in Brazil over the past weekend in the car racer had problems with the exhaust system, overheated by the middle distance. However, the Briton was able to change the adjustment and engine operation mode, and not only to get to the finish line, but also to win. Whatever it was, and the consequences of this case may lead to the replacement of the motor.
James Vaulz, who is the chief strategist of the Mercedes team, commented the situation this way: “The engine is somewhat damaged, but it is not yet clear that there is a need to replace it. Before the stage in Abu Dhabi, our technicians will study the power plant, and then we will make a decision. ”
In addition, it may be necessary to replace the engine and the bolter Valteri Bottas, who had technical problems in Mexico, and in the Brazilian stage had to go with limited power.
Earlier it was reported that in the next season a new women’s series of races, the W Series, will start in the spring, to which more than a hundred applications have arrived.