Racing Point RP19

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Re: Racing Point RP19

Post by Ashwinv16 » Thu Jul 25, 2019 6:18 pm

Ashwinv16 wrote:
Thu Jul 25, 2019 5:35 pm
Sevach wrote:
Thu Jul 25, 2019 3:54 pm
https://pbs.twimg.com/media/EAU_fpIWsAA ... ame=medium

Red Bull like.
Nice update on the chassis side bringing better packaging to the car, providing a more Central weight distribution(Lower centre of gravity and corner weight distribution under load(Cornering, braking, accleratin etc..). This basically provided a wider set-up window allowing for the car to be more aggressively set-up for one-lap pace, while retaining similar characteristics to the previous design in the race. Small noticeable problems probably the big one being that the side-pod flow conditioner and the turning vanes probably need changing to eliminate any flow attachment issues the new shape has. Cooling seems to be rather aggressive considering the current Heatwave but radar says it will be cooler in the weekend, but you never know.
Well did'nt see that, well cooling issue is sorted.
Halo not as bad as we thought

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Re: Racing Point RP19

Post by NAPI10 » Thu Jul 25, 2019 7:03 pm

What the reason to split the upgrade package (front & Rear)? Is it just logistics or opportunity to tweak front package based on this week testing feedback?

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Re: Racing Point RP19

Post by FrukostScones » Thu Jul 25, 2019 9:52 pm

NAPI10 wrote:
Thu Jul 25, 2019 7:03 pm
What the reason to split the upgrade package (front & Rear)? Is it just logistics or opportunity to tweak front package based on this week testing feedback?
not enough capacity in manufacturing AMUS

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finally a real RB-style copy.
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Re: Racing Point RP19

Post by NAPI10 » Fri Jul 26, 2019 2:44 pm

Based on FP1 & FP2 timings ; this package has really made impact =D> =D> =D>

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Re: Racing Point RP19

Post by McMika98 » Fri Jul 26, 2019 4:06 pm

NAPI10 wrote:
Fri Jul 26, 2019 2:44 pm
Based on FP1 & FP2 timings ; this package has really made impact =D> =D> =D>
Best of the rest bar Aus spec Haas. Race trim data suggests pace gained is for real. Best of the rest so far.

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Re: Racing Point RP19

Post by vas_04614 » Fri Jul 26, 2019 6:12 pm

OTMAR SZAFNAUER, CEO & TEAM PRINCIPAL
“A busy Friday evaluating the new bodywork. We had parts on the car that only arrived this morning and more things coming overnight

https://www.racingpoint.com/news/2019-g ... nt-f1-team


Full parts planned for this race still arriving overnight :O

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Re: Racing Point RP19

Post by bill shoe » Fri Jul 26, 2019 11:07 pm

Side pods look great. They do the convex and rampdown shapes better than anyone else, it’s all one continuous surface. RP has already won the “eye-rodynamic” contest!

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Re: Racing Point RP19

Post by NAPI10 » Mon Jul 29, 2019 1:51 am

These upgrades certainly looks promising.Hope RP take next step in Hungary with front upgrade package [-o< [-o< [-o<

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Re: Racing Point RP19

Post by Morteza » Thu Aug 01, 2019 8:47 am

Nicolas Carpentiers wrote:New radiators and new layout under the Red Bull-esque engine cover of the Racing Point in Germany
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Re: Racing Point RP19

Post by Morteza » Thu Aug 01, 2019 9:58 am

Some changes to the front suspension + POU for Hungary
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Re: Racing Point RP19

Post by Morteza » Thu Aug 01, 2019 4:14 pm

New t-wing
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Re: Racing Point RP19

Post by Ashwinv16 » Thu Aug 01, 2019 4:22 pm

Finally the "Dipper" great track to introduce it. Will help with low speed corners.
Halo not as bad as we thought

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Re: Racing Point RP19

Post by cplchanb » Thu Aug 01, 2019 6:52 pm

anyone see the new FW and nose that they had promised?

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Re: Racing Point RP19

Post by MtthsMlw » Thu Aug 01, 2019 6:53 pm

cplchanb wrote:
Thu Aug 01, 2019 6:52 pm
anyone see the new FW and nose that they had promised?
According to AMuS they couldn't produce that one time. Only new suspension for this race.

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Re: Racing Point RP19

Post by LuisFeF1 » Tue Aug 13, 2019 7:32 pm

Hi,

Not only was a new front suspension released in Hungary.
Race Point also made changes to the bargeboards (AMuS didn't look well at their own photos :wink: ):

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· 3 new vertical fins on the footplate (yellow arrows)
· Changes at the top of the bargeborad (green arrows)