“I’m not fit” – Daniel Ricardo has revealed that his F1 seats are behind the fit, and he will cover the losses caused by him.
Daniel Ricardo It has acknowledged that their hips are often a problem for designers, while customizing the cockpit according to them because it usually disturbs the chassis design.
Even at McLaren, Ricardo initially faced this problem while fitting inside the new MCL35M, but now Ricardo claims that they are past days.
“I have wide hips – I think. I’m too fat,” I said Ricardo When asked about progress since Tricky fit from the first seat Motorsport.com. “But I come in, so this was the first joke of the seat.”
“And the dimensions he had, he accepted what would be right for me. But it was not very well. Fortunately, it was just the seat, and it was not the real nail that is too narrow. Since then, I’ve been able to get a seat, and I’m fit.
Will cover losses.
Daniel Ricciardo then guaranteed that his team would suffer any shortfall due to changes to fit him inside the cockpit, then he would compensate for it through his performance.
“I think I’m definitely the limit,” he said. “I think the way they design cars and chassis is trying to make everything as tight and compact as possible.
“In fact, my hips are sometimes the limiting factor. So, I tell them, ‘Just make sure I’m comfortable, and if you think you lose a tenth of the aerodynamics, I’m just on track. But I will drive fast! “
McLaren recently introduced its car for the 2021-MCL35M. The pairing of Ricardo and Lando Norris will be appearing for the British team for the first time, as Bahrain is set to host a test session next month.