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News corona virus: Formula 1 drivers could pull the "emergency brake", says Vettel

14:15  12 march  2020
14:15  12 march  2020 Source:   motorsport-total.com

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You should not pull the emergency brake . As far as mundane counter-intuitive concepts goes What happens when you pull an emergency brake is that you are inducing this rapid loss of pressure. In a Rose Garden news conference, chief executives of Target, Walgreens, Walmart and CVS said they

The emergency brake can derail cars that you are pulling . Our trains operate on air brakes so when you hit the emergency brake it dumps air out from I 've always thought the whole brake system was linked to the emergency button? although I don't know much about trains wouldn't that be safer and

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"The bottom line is that you look at yourself," says Sebastian Vettel . And because the tense corona situation ( watch all developments in the ticker here! ) has now also reached the Formula 1 paddock in Melbourne, drastic measures could follow. In any case, Vettel does not rule out that the drivers could agree to cancel the opening race 2020.

O-Ton Vettel the day before the first training session at the Albert Park Circuit: "We hope it doesn't get that far, but if you do, you will have to pull the emergency brake."

He and his colleagues from the drivers' union GPDA have a responsibility: "We are 20 guys who have been of one mind in the past few years under various circumstances and on various topics. We stand together unanimously when it comes to making big decisions. I would like that for one make such a big decision. "

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Also called the emergency brake . This brake uses cables and levers to activate the rear brakes in Cars can stop more quickly than motorcycles because they use four brakes instead of two (T/F). Shift to a lower gear to increase your engine's pulling power. When entering the freeway, get up to speed

The emergency brake is a direct mechanical system that is manually actuated when the driver pulls the hand lever or depresses the emergency brake pedal, which The access panel is located on the floor in between driver and front passenger seats next to the emergency brake . The seats are easily

How much normality is possible?

The Formula 1 drivers would be "mature enough" to have a race canceled, Vettel continues. But he also says: "At the moment it is very difficult to classify how acute the hazard is and what will happen in the next few days and weeks."

"I think on the one hand you try to keep everything running as normally as possible. On the other hand the question arises whether this is the best."

"The fact is: We are all here now," says Vettel. The main thing now was to exercise caution "to take care of each other, as far as we can". Everything else, says Vettel, "will show".

driver union GPDA expresses itself

But shouldn't Formula 1 have completely abandoned its trip to Australia? "You can argue about that for a long time," says Vettel. "There are signs that speak for it, others that speak against it. I don't think anyone was forced to come here. Everyone is here."

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Gently pull the emergency brake if necessary. When your engine stalls, shift into neutral. Let your vehicle coast to a stop—braking hard can cause you to Once you've pulled over and turned off your vehicle, your first priority is the safety of all vehicle occupants, then the safety of passing road users.

Start studying Handling Driving Emergencies. Learn vocabulary, terms and more with flashcards, games and other study tools. During an emergency stop that requires hard braking, apply continuous pressure on the brake pedal. Do Not Pump The Brake Pedal as this will defeat the system's design

And now the first team members are in quarantine on site in Melbourne. Disinfection stations are set up everywhere in the paddock, you no longer greet each other with a handshake, wear a face mask and it is best to avoid the fans completely.

"We are all in the same boat," says a statement from the drivers' union. "Nobody takes the situation lightly. We respectfully suggest keeping a safe distance, avoiding direct contact like selfies or autographs and shaking hands."

Formula 1 driver apologizes to the fans

McLaren driver Carlos Sainz has already apologized for this behavior on social networks. He asked for understanding that "we do not sign autographs and are not available for photos". And: "Please understand that this is about the well-being of everyone."

The focus is on those responsible in Formula 1, on Liberty Media and on the world association FIA. It is her job, according to Vettel, "to make the best decision for everyone involved. That includes us, but above all the fans, the teams, all the helpers around the track."

"How many precautions you take and at what time is the hot topic right now, I think. We hope, of course, that everything will go well and that the whole thing will go away soon so that normalcy can return." With or without a race cancellation.

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