Sutil admitted the mistake

Author of the article: , published January 30, 2014.

Adrian Sutil admitted an error on the first day of testing in Jerez, where he lost control of the back of the car. The German was already in the thirty-fifth lap with the C33 car, but only reached the seventh turn, where he collided with a wall on the inside of the track and thus damaged the nose of the car and the front suspension.

Adrian commented on the incident: “With new race cars, it is very difficult to drive at low temperatures. The combination of a cold engine and tires, and a cold turbo memory is much less torque and I just lost control of the car. Luckily, we only replaced the nose of the car, and repaired the suspension. So everything could be fixed, so we will drive again tomorrow. "

This year's rules also allow for new braking over the rear wheel, which, according to the German, is even more difficult: “You have probably noticed that I blocked the wheels in almost all corner entrances today. It smoked almost everywhere, which made me use quite a few sets of tires. We will try to fix that tomorrow, but the engineers have a lot of work to do. ”In the end, Sutil said that they were satisfied with the 94 laps, but of course they still had a lot of work to do.

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