The head of Motorsport division of Honda Yusuke Hasegawa confirmed that in Austria, the mechanic will bring the third specification of its engine.
Fernando Alonso has already tested the new engine on Friday in Baku, the rest of the team were extremely pleased. In the race, given the penalty of loss of 40 places on the starting grid, decided to use the second specification, so as not to spend the mileage of the new engine for nothing. However, the chaotic progress of the competition in Azerbaijan has allowed Alonso to take two points.
“We are still much behind the leaders, but our result to be proud of, but Fernando started at the very end on demanding to engine power track, said Hasegawa. – Given the successful tests in Baku, at the next Grand Prix in Austria, we decided to put “the third specification” of the engine on both cars.
We will continue to make every effort to become better.”
As suggested in the edition of Spanish magazine AS, increase in capacity of approximately 30 horsepower compared to the previous version of the motor.
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