Pourchaire admits Silverstone weekend in doubt due to injury · RaceFans


Within the round-up: Components 2 rookie star Theo Pourchaire could miss the subsequent spherical of the championship because of the damage he sustained in Baku.

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Damaged wrist casts doubt on Pourchaire’s Silverstone races

Theo Pourchaire has confirmed he underwent remedy on his damaged wrist, sustained in a crash in the course of the F2 function race in Baku

In a social media replace, Pourchaire stated “Simply needed to inform you that I’m positive, yesterday as quickly because the airplane landed I went straight right into a particular clinic in Monaco. I’ve the left radius damaged, it’s actually painful nevertheless it’s okay.”

The following F2 race is in six weeks’ time, at Silverstone. “I [will] have my arm immobilised for 4 weeks from now, I’ll give every thing to be again quickly.

“I don’t know but if I will likely be driving in Silverstone however I’ll work exhausting and pray to be prepared”

New Ferrari CEO is physicist credited with Apple and Nintendo tech

Ferrari has introduced Louis Camilleri’s substitute as chief govt officer, following his retirement final 12 months.

Incoming CEO Benedetto Vigna is a physicist who labored within the know-how business, creating sensor techniques that powered developments resembling iPhone display rotation and the Nintendo Wii’s movement detection.

Gasly’s engine glitch harm prime velocity – Tost

AlphaTauri crew principal Franz Tost has shed extra mild Pierre Gasly’s energy unit drawback in the course of the Azerbaijan Grand Prix.

“It price him some prime velocity,” Tost confirmed. “We’ve to analyze what was responsible for this – he couldn’t get out the utmost of what we usually have. This was additionally the explanation why he couldn’t combat again towards Vettel.”

St Pete Grand Prix renewed till a minimum of 2026

IndyCar will proceed to race on the St Petersburg road circuit for the subsequent 5 years after agreeing a contract extension to maintain the occasion on the calendar over the subsequent 5 years.

St Petersburg mayor Rick Kriseman stated “I’m thrilled that the grand prix will likely be within the Sunshine Metropolis via 2026. I wish to thank Metropolis Council for recognizing the significance of this race in St. Pete.

“I additionally wish to thank Kim (Inexperienced) and Kevin (Savoree), and everybody on the grand prix for not solely organising and selling considered one of our metropolis’s greatest occasions 12 months after 12 months, however for his or her dedication to our neighborhood.”

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