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Sauber C29 – Back to the European rear wing spec at Singapore


 

Sauber strangely decided to take a few steps back in evolution and reverted back to the European rear wing version combined with the enlarged engine cover’s shark fin at Singapore alongside with the Spanish rear wing spec . Founding out that the older parts are better than new must really make a F1 team nervous and frustrated  .

Sauber C29 -Spanish front wing spec for Singapore and Bahraini spec for Brazil and Abu Dhabi


Singapore

 

At Singapore Sauber reverted back to  the Spanish wing spec with the old inner section and back to the Bahraini spec at Interlagos and Marina Bay .

 

Brazil &  Abu Dhabi

2010 season – Chassis usage


Chassis

No Constructor Driver Chassis code BAH AUS MAL CHI ESP
1 McLaren-Mercedes Jenson Button MP4/25A 2 3 1 3 3
2 McLaren-Mercedes Lewis Hamilton MP4/25A 3 2 3 1 4
3 Mercedes GP Michael Schumacher W01 3 3 3 3 1
4 Mercedes GP Nico Rosberg W01 2 2 2 2 2
5 Red Bull-Renault Sebastian Vettel RB6 3 3 3 3 3
6 Red Bull-Renault Mark Webber RB6 2 4 4 4 4
7 Scuderia Ferrari Felipe Massa F10 281 281 281 281 284
8 Scuderia Ferrari Fernando Alonso F10 283 283 283 283 283
9 Williams Cosworth Rubens Barrichello FW32 1 1 1 1 4
10 Williams Cosworth Nico Hulkenberg FW32 3 3 3 3 3
11 Renault F1 Robert Kubica R30 3 3 3 3 3
12 Renault F1 Vitaly Petrov R30 2 2 2 2 2
14 Force India-Mercedes Adrian Sutil VJM/03 3 3 3 3 3
15 Force India-Mercedes Vitantonio Liuzzi VJM/03 1 1 1 1 4
16 STR-Ferarri Sébastien Buemi STR5 1 1 1 1 2
17 STR-Ferarri Jaime Alguersuari STR5 3 3 3 3 3
18 Lotus Cosworth Jarno Trulli T127 3 3 3 3 3
19 Lotus Cosworth Heikki Kovalainen T127 1 1 1 1 1
20 HRT Cosworth Karun Chandhok
Sakon Yamamoto
F110 1 1 1 1 1
21 HRT Cosworth Bruno Senna
Sakon Yamamoto
F110 2 2 2 2 2
22 BMW Sauber-Ferrari Pedro De La Rosa
Nick Heidfeld
C29 3 3 3 4 3
23 BMW Sauber-Ferrari Kamui Kobayashi C29 2 2 1 1 1
24 Virgin Cosworth Timo Glock VR-01 1 1 1 1 3
25 Virgin Cosworth Lucas Di Grassi VR-01 2 2 2 2 1

 

No Driver MON TUR CAN EUR GBR GER HUN BEL
1 Jenson Button 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3
2 Lewis Hamilton 4 1 4 4 4 4 4 4
3 Michael Schumacher 1 1 1 1 1 2 2 2
4 Nico Rosberg 2 2 2 2 2 4 4 4
5 Sebastian Vettel 3 2 2 2 3 2 2 5
6 Mark Webber 4 4 4 4 2 3 3 3
7 Felipe Massa 284 284 284 284 284 284 284 284
8 Fernando Alonso 283 & 282 282 282 282 282 285 285 285
9 Rubens Barrichello 4 3 4 4 4 4 4 4
10 Nico Hulkenberg 3 4 3 3 1 1 1 1
11 Robert Kubica 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3
12 Vitaly Petrov 2 2 2 2 2 2 4 4
14 Adrian Sutil 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3
15 Vitantonio Liuzzi 4 4 1 1 1 1 1 1
16 Sébastien Buemi 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2
17 Jaime Alguersuari 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3
18 Jarno Trulli 3 3 3 4 4 4 4 4
19 Heikki Kovalainen 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1
20 Karun Chandhok
Sakon Yamamoto
1 1 1 3 3 3 3 3
21 Bruno Senna
Sakon Yamamoto
2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2
22 Pedro De La Rosa
Nick Heidfeld
3 3 3 4 4 4 4 3
23 Kamui Kobayashi 1 1 1 2 2 2 2 1
24 Timo Glock 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3
25 Lucas Di Grassi 1 4 4 4 4 4 4 4

 

No Driver ITA SIN JAP KOR BRA ABD
1 Jenson Button 3 1 1 1 1 1
2 Lewis Hamilton 4 2 2 2 2 4
3 Michael Schumacher 2 5 5 5 5 5
4 Nico Rosberg 4 4 4 4 1 1
5 Sebastian Vettel 5 5 5 5 5 5
6 Mark Webber 3 6 6 3 6 6
7 Felipe Massa 285 286 286 286 286 286
8 Fernando Alonso 284 285 285 285 285 285
9 Rubens Barrichello 4 4 4 4 4 4
10 Nico Hulkenberg 2 1 1 1 1 1
11 Robert Kubica 2 5 5 5 5 5
12 Vitaly Petrov 4 4 4 4 2 2
14 Adrian Sutil 3 3 3 3 3 3
15 Vitantonio Liuzzi 1 1 1 4 4 1
16 Sébastien Buemi 2 2 2 2 3 3
17 Jaime Alguersuari 3 3 1 1 1 1
18 Jarno Trulli 4 4 4 4 2 2
19 Heikki Kovalainen 1 1 3 3 3 3
20 Karun Chandhok
Sakon Yamamoto
3 3 2 2 3 3
21 Bruno Senna
Sakon Yamamoto
2 2 3 3 2 2
22 Pedro De La Rosa
Nick Heidfeld
3 3 3 3 3 3
23 Kamui Kobayashi 1 1 4 4 4 4
24 Timo Glock 3 3 3 3 3 3
25 Lucas Di Grassi 4 4 4 4 4 4

 

credit : Andrew K./ESPImperium

Sauber C29 – Front suspension


 

1. Winglet , is considered to be part of the braking system

2.Upper wishbone

3.Steering axis

4.Lower wishbone

5.Pushrod

 

 

Zero keel configuration with upper and lower wishbones made of carbon , inboard springs and dampers, actuated by pushrods (Sachs Race Engineering)

 

 

 

Categories: Sauber C29 Ferrari

2010 season – Gearbox usage


 

Gearbox number

No Constructor Driver Gearboxes

used

BAH AUS MAL CHI ESP
1 McLaren-Mercedes Jenson Button 5 1 1 1 1 2
2 McLaren-Mercedes Lewis Hamilton 6 1 1 1 1 2
3 Mercedes GP Michael Schumacher 5 1 1 1 1 2
4 Mercedes GP Nico Rosberg 8 1 1 1 1 2
5 Red Bull-Renault Sebastian Vettel 6 1 1 1 1 2
6 Red Bull-Renault Mark Webber 7 1 1 1 1 2
7 Scuderia Ferrari Felipe Massa 7 1 1 1 1 2
8 Scuderia Ferrari Fernando Alonso 6 1 1 1 2 2
9 Williams Cosworth Rubens Barrichello 6 1 1 1 1 2
10 Williams Cosworth Nico Hulkenberg 5 1 1 1 1 2
11 Renault F1 Robert Kubica 6 1 1 1 1 2
12 Renault F1 Vitaly Petrov 8 1 1 1 2 3
14 Force India-Mercedes Adrian Sutil 8 1 1 1 1 2
15 Force India-Mercedes Vitantonio Liuzzi 8 1 1 1 1 2
16 STR-Ferarri Sébastien Buemi 7 1 2 3 3 3
17 STR-Ferarri Jaime Alguersuari 5 1 1 1 1 2
18 Lotus Cosworth Jarno Trulli 8 1 1 1 1 2
19 Lotus Cosworth Heikki Kovalainen 8 1 1 1 1 2
20 HRT Cosworth Karun Chandhok
Sakon Yamamoto
6 1 2 2 2 3
21 HRT Cosworth Bruno Senna
Sakon Yamamoto
11 1 2 2 2 2
22 BMW Sauber-Ferrari Pedro De La Rosa
Nick Heidfeld
7 1 2 2 3 3
23 BMW Sauber-Ferrari Kamui Kobayashi 7 1 2 3 3 3
24 Virgin Cosworth Timo Glock 11 1 2 3 4 5
25 Virgin Cosworth Lucas Di Grassi 10 1 2 3 3 4

 

 

No Driver MON TUR CAN EUR GBR GER HUN BEL
1 Jenson Button 2 2 2 3 3 3 3 4
2 Lewis Hamilton 2 2 2 3 3 3 3 4
3 Michael Schumacher 2 2 2 3 3 3 3 4
4 Nico Rosberg 2 2 2 3 3 3 3 5
5 Sebastian Vettel 2 2 3 3 3 3 4 4
6 Mark Webber 2 2 3 4 5 5 5 5
7 Felipe Massa 2 2 2 3 3 3 3 4
8 Fernando Alonso 2 3 3 3 3 4 4 4
9 Rubens Barrichello 2 3 3 3 3 4 4 4
10 Nico Hulkenberg 2 3 3 3 4 4 4 4
11 Robert Kubica 2 2 2 3 3 4 4 4
12 Vitaly Petrov 3 4 4 4 4 5 5 5
14 Adrian Sutil 2 2 2 3 3 4 4 5
15 Vitantonio Liuzzi 2 2 2 3 3 3 3 4
16 Sébastien Buemi 4 4 4 5 5 5 5 5
17 Jaime Alguersuari 3 3 3 3 4 4 4 4
18 Jarno Trulli 2 3 4 5 5 5 6 6
19 Heikki Kovalainen 3 4 4 5 6 6 6 6
20 Karun Chandhok
Sakon Yamamoto
3 3 4 4 4 4 5 5
21 Bruno Senna
Sakon Yamamoto
4 5 5 6 6 6 6 7
22 Pedro De La Rosa
Nick Heidfeld
3 4 4 4 4 5 5 5
23 Kamui Kobayashi 3 4 4 4 4 5 5 5
24 Timo Glock 5 5 5 5 5 6 7 7
4 4 4 5 5 6 7 7

 

 

No Driver ITA SIN JAP KOR BRA ABD
1 Jenson Button 4 4 4 5 5 5
2 Lewis Hamilton 4 4 5 6 6 6
3 Michael Schumacher 4 4 4 5 5 5
4 Nico Rosberg 6 6 6 7 8 8
5 Sebastian Vettel 4 4 5 5 6 6
6 Mark Webber 6 6 6 6 7 7
7 Felipe Massa 4 5 6 7 7 7
8 Fernando Alonso 5 5 5 5 6 6
9 Rubens Barrichello 4 5 5 5 5 6
10 Nico Hulkenberg 5 6 6 6 6 5
11 Robert Kubica 4 5 5 6 6 6
12 Vitaly Petrov 5 6 6 7 8 8
14 Adrian Sutil 5 5 5 6 6 6
15 Vitantonio Liuzzi 4 4 4 5 5 6
16 Sébastien Buemi 6 6 6 6 6 7
17 Jaime Alguersuari 4 5 5 5 5 5
18 Jarno Trulli 6 7 7 7 8 8
19 Heikki Kovalainen 7 7 8 8 8 8
20 Karun Chandhok
Sakon Yamamoto
5 5 6 6 6 6
21 Bruno Senna
Sakon Yamamoto
8 9 10 10 11 11
22 Pedro De La Rosa
Nick Heidfeld
5 6 6 6 6 7
23 Kamui Kobayashi 5 6 7 7 7 7
24 Timo Glock 8 9 10 10 11 11
25 Lucas Di Grassi 7 7 8 9 10 10

 

 

credit : Andrew K./ESPImperium

 

 

 

Lotus T127 – Wheels


 

Wheels : BBS to Lotus Spec

Tyres : Bridgestone

Categories: Lotus T127 Cosworth

Sauber C29 – special rear wing for Monza


 

Like all teams so Sauber brought a special very low downforce rear wing for Monza with single vented endplates , keeping also its F-duct system to gain extra speed at straights .

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