Sources suggested to Mirror Sport the rules rushed in by Pirelli to prevent further Spa-style blow-outs
were far from bulletproof and Mercedes couldn't be held accountable for the mistakes of others.
According to the paper, Botha said South Africa's unconquered run over nine Test series since losing to Australia in February 2009 proved a mental resilience that contrasted starkly with the blow-outs
in the limited-overs World Cups.
According to Abu Dhabi Police statistics for this year, blow-outs
have been the cause of 54 crashes in the emirate - resulting in six deaths as well as six severe injuries, 24 moderate injuries and 17 minor injuries.
An energy boom in Australia has led to labour shortages and cost blow-outs
-- the go-ahead means Australia will have a total of eight LNG projects under way.
There will always be blow-outs
along the way, but right across toptier rugby lower-ranked nations have tried to close the gap on more illustrious teams by focusing on fitness, defence and set-piece strength to put up a fight.
Of particular significance are damage to the inner walls of tyres risking blow-outs
, broken road springs and other running gear components adversely affecting vehicle control and damage to sumps causing hazardous oil spillage.
Some and barren 4,600 miles, eight countries, two breakdowns, one broken clutch, a faulty petrol gauge, four tyre blow-outs
, a head injury and one nasty chest infection after leaving the North East, the 43-year-old finally arrived in Guinea Bissau, West Africa.
"A lot of matches seem to go to 18 now ( you rarely get blow-outs
"Because it's manufactured monolithically, the product eliminates tread separation and blow-outs
, contributing to passenger safety," says Amerityre's sales and marketing manager Craig Hooks.
'It's low cost, easy to install, recyclable and because the sensing frequency increases with speed, it can detect imminent temperature-related tyre blow-outs
.The response from tyre manufacturers and car makers has been fantastic and we hope to be making the Piezotag inside the next two years - ideally with a manufacturer in the West Midlands.'
Adair was the most respected troubleshooter in the oil business for decades, tackling blow-outs
and fires all over the world.
Arsenal striker Wright, in lumber for a two-footed horror lunge on Manchester United keeper Peter Schmeichel, has been involved in a string of disciplinary blow-outs
that make grim reading.