In the round-up: Former F1 test driver Carmen Jorda responded to criticism after being quotes saying women were better suited to Formula E cars because they are less challenging to driver than Formula 1 machines.
Notable posts from Twitter, Instagram and more:
Please read my comments in context. I said that from a physical perspective, the lack of downforce gives women a better chance to succeed in FE. It is not related to the level of the championship or speed of the car. https://t.co/dkvzTY5t0x
— Carmen Jorda (@CarmenJorda) March 5, 2018
Can't wait to scratch my suit again tomorrow for Test 2 in Barcelona. 😜Hopefully we can get some good running again & keep improving! 🇪🇸 pic.twitter.com/iImQChoSOY
— Pierre Gasly 🇫🇷 (@PierreGASLY) March 5, 2018
🔥🔥 #F1Testing Test 2 track and pit-walk schedules:
Tuesday 6 ➡️ 9am-1pm / 2pm-6pm ✔️ Pit-walk 1pm-2pm
Wednesday 7 ➡️ 9am-6pm ✔️ Pit-walk 6pm-7pm
Thursday 8 ➡️ 9am-1pm / 2pm-6pm ✔️ Pit-walk 1pm-2pm
Friday 9 ➡️ 9am-6pm ✖️ No pit-walk
— Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya (@Circuitcat_eng) March 5, 2018
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