safety car

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safety car

[′sāf·tē ‚kär]
(mining engineering)
Any mine car or hoisting cage provided with safety stops, catches, or other precautionary devices.
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This incident was soon followed by the first of the safety cars, which shook up the grid.
THREE vehicles from the Jaguar marque have recently been chosen by Bahrain International Circuit (BIC) as safety cars on the track for local and international racing events -- the F-TYPE Coupe, a XF Portfolio and a XFR.
Euro Motors, the exclusive importer and distributor for luxury automotive manufacturer Jaguar Land Rover in Bahrain, has announced that three vehicles from the Jaguar Brand have recently been chosen by Bahrain International Circuit (BIC) as safety cars on the track for local and international racing events.
One might consider BMW has to be satisfied with MotoGP due to Mercedes has a monopoly over Formula 1 safety cars.
Rain, crashes and safety cars made for a stunning race, aiding the previously forlorn Lewis Hamilton following his re in qualifying on Saturday into another podium nish for the second successive Sunday from a seemingly hopeless position.
Rain, crashes and safety cars made for a stunning race, aiding the previously forlorn Lewis Hamilton following his fire in qualifying on Saturday into another podium finish for the second successive Sunday from a seemingly hopeless position.
After two safety cars, crashes and the shock retirement of title-challenger Lewis Hamilton, Formula One's youngest double champion finished in front of McLaren's Jenson Button for only his second win of the season.
The timing of the safety cars was not ideal and the second one really hurt my race.
The Red Bull driver then had Jenson Button in his mirrors for the remaining 36 laps, but despite two safety cars, he managed to win with relative ease.
The enthralling event produced two safety cars, the second of which 10 laps from home following an incident involving Jaime Alguersuari in his Toro Rosso and Renault's Vitaly Petrov.
The enthralling event produced two safety cars, the second of which 10 laps from home followed an incident involving Jaime Alguersuari in his Toro Rosso and Renault's Vitaly Petrov.
It would appear McLaren are gambling on an early safety car and Hamilton added: "There is the chance of safety cars and you never know, things might improve on the softer tyre.