China tech: Mercedes reacts with new wing

China tech: Mercedes reacts with new wing

Mercedes didn't enjoy getting beaten in Malaysia, and it has responded with an accelerated upgrade programme, as CRAIG SCARBOROUGH explains in his Chinese GP tech round-up

Despite the short gap between the two flyaway races in Malaysia and China, a surprising amount of new developments have appeared - with a clear push from champion team Mercedes after Ferrari thwarted it last time out.

Although much of the crucial work to find time around the Shanghai circuit will be on tyre management and brake cooling, it's clear to see some teams are now hard at work improving what typically remains a Melbourne specification on their cars.

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