FIA release fuel loads for Malaysian Grand Prix

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    FIA release fuel loads for Malaysian Grand Prix

    Post by Ross on 4th April 2009, 15:28

    Race fuel loads revealed for Malaysia]




    As we know, for 2009 the FIA has made it compulsory for teams to reveal the fuel loads they plan to run after qualifying ready for the next day's race. Here are the amounts each team has revealed:


    1. Button Brawn-Mercedes 660
    2. Trulli Toyota 656.5
    3. Vettel Red Bull-Renault 647
    4. Barrichello Brawn-Mercedes 664.5
    5. Glock Toyota 656.5
    6. Rosberg Williams-Toyota 656
    7. Webber Red Bull-Renault 656
    8. Kubica BMW-Sauber 663
    9. Raikkonen Ferrari 662.5
    10. Alonso Renault 680.5
    11. Heidfeld BMW-Sauber 692
    12. Nakajima Williams-Toyota 683.4
    13. Hamilton McLaren-Mercedes 688
    14. Kovalainen McLaren-Mercedes 688.9
    15. Bourdais Toro Rosso-Ferrari 670.5
    16. Massa Ferrari 689.5
    17. Piquet Renault 681.9
    18. Fisichella Force India-Mercedes 680.5
    19. Sutil Force India-Mercedes 655.5
    20. Buemi Toro Rosso-Ferrari 686.5

    As we can see, the general trend is to fuel the car to around the 665kg mark, which is the average weight for a stint expected from a typical two-stop strategy.

    Statistics from autosport.com


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