By Scott Mitchell, Jonathan Noble @ScottAutosport , @NobleF1 Published on Thursday February 7th 2019 Formula 1 RSS feed
Kevin Magnussen hopes Formula 1 drivers will not have to manage fuel in "extreme and ridiculous ways" this season because it was a "joke" in 2018.
Last year, Magnussen lashed out at having to drive "like a grandmother" after he was disqualified from the United States Grand Prix for exceeding the 105kg fuel limit by 170g.
That fuel limit has been upped by 5kg for 2019 and while it is not guaranteed teams will embrace the opportunity for a bigger fuel tank, Magnussen hopes the change - plus Pirelli targeting more conservative tyres - will allow drivers to attack more.
"We have a bit more fuel, which is a nice ...