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“He’ll never win a championship”: Coulthard makes grim prediction for driver with high potential

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Yuki Tsunoda was once hailed as a wonder boy of F1. But due to recent incidents, he has become a subject of criticism even before his official debut. David Coulthard believes he will probably never win an F1 world...

“Angriest I’ve ever seen him”: Hamilton and Bottas discuss Wolff outburst

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Mercedes teammates Lewis Hamilton and Valtteri Bottas recently got together for a small casual chat following the Bahrain Grand Prix. Needless to say, Hamilton was in a rather chirpy mood. Bottas also looked jovial as he had kicked his...

“If you are emotional, do something else”: Steiner asks Mazepin to quit F1 if...

Nikita Mazepin continued his disastrous start to his debut season, finishing P19 at the Portuguese Grand Prix. Worse, he was handed a five-second penalty for ignoring the blue flags in the race when Red Bull’s Sergio Perez was lapping...

Report: Mercedes asked Ricciardo to slow down and bluff his way through Day 2...

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McLaren has been accused of hiding its true potential during pre-season testing and deliberately taking its foot off the pedal on Day 2 and 3 of the event in Bahrain. Daniel Ricciardo had topped the time sheets during the...

Mercedes will drop both Hamilton and Bottas for “killer line-up” – McLaren boss

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There has been a great deal of speculation regarding the future of both Mercedes drivers ahead of the 2021 season. Both Lewis Hamilton and Valtteri Bottas currently have a year left on their contracts and a host of drivers...

“Doesn’t want foundations of team to change”: Hamilton already knows who he wants as...

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Lewis Hamilton, despite retirement rumours, is expected to stay with Mercedes beyond 2021. Team principal Toto Wolff has to make the hard call whether to axe Valtteri Bottas and go for George Russell or go with the flow and...

Exit clause: Ricciardo signed 3-year McLaren deal with two teams at the back of...

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New McLaren driver Daniel Ricciardo has seemed to settle in rather smoothly since making the switch from Renault on the back of a positive 2020 campaign. He signed a 3-year deal with the team and this has led to...

“They wanted to build a different car”: Aston Martin staff sick of Stroll killing...

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According to former F1 team boss Colin Kolles, engineers at Aston Martin are "extremely demoralised" during team owner Lawrence Stroll's reign. This comes after Stroll's plan of fast-tracking a competitive car did not yield any results. Kolles has recently been shooting...

“We have a big split”: Vettel accepts Aston Martin handing only Stroll an upgrade...

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According to Sebastian Vettel, Aston Martin did the right thing by giving Lance Stroll the team's only upgrade package. Despite this, interestingly, Vettel was able to out-qualify Stroll in Portugal. After the first two races, Stroll was the highest-scoring...

“Is Lewis listening?” – Mercedes engineers unanimously leave out Hamilton when asked to pick...

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Much of Mercedes' success has coincided with that of mercurial driver Lewis Hamilton. In terms of race wins, he is by far the most successful member to have donned the Silver Arrows overalls. It is, therefore, surprising that when...

“Toto called us into the office”: Mercedes engineers discuss news that caught them off...

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Nico Rosberg's sudden retirement just after winning the 2016 F1 championship shocked the world. It was absolutely difficult for everyone to believe that the Mercedes driver would take such a step after a grand victory. It was not just the...

“Things going on outside the car”: Former driver questions Ricciardo’s methods, sends Norris warning

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Daniel Ricciardo has had an average start to the season, scoring a sixth and a seventh-place finish. However, his partner Lando Norris has performed significantly better, proving that a lot more can be extracted from their cars. Former driver and...

Report: Mercedes using dirty tactics in bid to convince departing staff to stay and...

Few weeks after Red Bull announced it had signed Mercedes’ head of mechanical engineering Ben Hodgkinson, the constructor has solidified its raid. It has now been confirmed that five senior Mercedes engine staff have been signed by Red Bull. Mercedes'...

WATCH: Verstappen runs arm against Hamilton following frustrating qualifying performance

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Red Bull driver Max Verstappen was left far from impressed after ending the qualifying session in third position at the Emilia Romagna Grand Prix. His new teammate Sergio Perez ended up in second position, becoming the first Red Bull driver...

“I had to say sorry”: Max Verstappen reveals why he had to apologise to...

The acquisition of Sergio Perez by Red Bull means that Checo and Max Verstappen are now teammates. So far, the pair have enjoyed a great relationship. But, Verstappen has said he had to apologise to Perez for something that...

Hamilton has preferred teammate amidst Russell talk and Toto is aware of it

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Johnny Herbert, three time Formula 1 race winner has revealed that Lewis Hamilton would prefer Mercedes to retain Valtteri Bottas in the upcoming season. There were speculations about replacing Bottas with George Russell of Williams. The Silver Arrows are expected...

“I was worried”: McLaren and “cheating team” get full wrath of Honda senior

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Head of engine development at Honda, Yasuaki Asaki, has criticised McLaren and a "cheating team" for how it has conducted itself in Formula 1. The 2021 season will mark the final year for Honda in the sport, at least...
Lewis Hamilton and Romain Grosjean

“Lewis lives in a world of his own, I have been doing it for...

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Lewis Hamilton recently spent time cooling off at the Alps. He found his refuge in skiing during uncertain times with regards to his contract at Mercedes ahead of the upcoming season. Whether it was just to blow off...

“He is not up to it”: Mercedes camp thinking about sacking Bottas midway through...

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According to a source from the Mercedes camp, Lewis Hamilton could have a new teammate before the end of the season. This comes after reports that the outfit is losing faith in Valtteri Bottas. This change could lead to George...

“We could see what they were doing”: Verstappen claims to have knowledge on Mercedes...

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Mercedes may have endured a tricky three days of pre-season testing in Bahrain, but Red Bull driver Max Verstappen is not getting too ahead of himself. Red Bull's Verstappen and Sergio Perez seemed rather confident and fast, while Mercedes...

“A lot of it is fake”: Verstappen unimpressed with Netflix’s F1 Drive to Survive

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Liberty Media took over from Bernie Ecclestone in 2018 and the American firm has made considerable efforts since then to make the sport more commercial. A documentary series, many might argue, is the best way Liberty Media could look...

“Did more for society than DMX, mate”: Hamilton faces backlash for tweet to rap...

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Lewis Hamilton felt the wrath of the internet after he posted a tribute to DMX, the rapper who died the same day as Prince Philip. Hamilton's tribute towards DMX and no acknowledgement towards the death of the Prince brought many...

“Great spy” Hamilton helped Mercedes gain huge advantage by pointing out detail “others would...

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Sir Lewis Hamilton is probably the most popular Formula 1 contender and rightly so! A major reason for his brilliance is the ability to pick up even the smallest detail which can end up making a difference. According to Philipp...
Williams F1

Report: Williams to break partnership with Mercedes in favour of Alpine F1

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Williams and Mercedes have formed a healthy partnership in recent times. The Silver Arrows provide Williams with the power unit and have loaned them their junior driver George Russell for this season. (adsbygoogle =...

“Thinking of quitting”: Bottas reflects on Mercedes instruction which made him lose faith in...

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Mercedes driver Valtteri Bottas has revealed that he considered retirement from F1 after the Silver Arrows instructed him to allow Lewis Hamilton through to win the 2018 Russian Grand Prix. The eight extra points Hamilton made as a result...

“Doesn’t sound right to me”: Vettel responds to “ignorant” Alonso’s “I’m the best” claim

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Returning Formula 1 driver Fernando Alonso had recently made the sensational claim that he believes he is the best driver on the circuit. He had Lewis Hamilton, Max Verstappen and Sebastian Vettel well and truly in his mind while...
Red Bull's RB16

“We were lured on the wrong track”: Horner hopeful Red Bull will address its...

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The last two years have presented Red Bull with a few headaches regarding their cars. Alex Albon lost his seat at the end of last season, with Sergio Perez coming in to replace him. While a better showing can...

“Could be the end”: Hamilton-Mercedes relationship reportedly unstable

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After the 2020 Formula 1 season, there was a lot of speculation on the contract extension between Lewis Hamilton and Mercedes. But despite the contract, it took multiple weeks for both the parties to come to a mutually agreeable...

“Pressure applied by supplier”: Horner calls Mercedes involvement with McLaren ‘a shame’

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McLaren chief Zak Brown released an open letter this week which ended up causing a major stir. Brown wants to have an anonymous ballot at the FIA commission after he faced external pressure to influence his vote. Brown has claimed...
Sir Lewis Hamilton of Mercedes

“I should have number 1 on my car”: Hamilton reveals why he uses ‘special...

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Mercedes driver Sir Lewis Hamilton is the reigning champion in Formula 1. He has a record-equalling seven world titles to his name along with Michael Schumacher. However, he has never used the number 1 for his car even though...
Williams and BWT partnership

Williams may end deal with Mercedes and have its own customer team

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Williams F1 has enjoyed Mercedes power for 7 years now while it is not a traditional customer team to the Silver Arrows. It is worth pointing out that the team itself has never pondered the idea of having a...

Sebastian Vettel says he had to question whether he was a hypocrite while learning...

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Irrespective of a moderate performance for a while now, Sebastian Vettel is considered among the top Formula 1 drivers of all time. While he was with Red Bull, he won four consecutive world championships from 2010 to 2013. As a result,...
Toto Wolff of Mercedes

“We have some options”: Wolff names two drivers, but not Verstappen

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Mercedes will find both seats vacant at the end of the season, with both Lewis Hamilton and Valtteri Bottas yet to be offered a deal beyond 2022. It appears like Mercedes boss Toto Wolff has already identified two drivers...

TOP 3: Female drivers who can stake a claim for F1 seat

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Back in 1958, Maria Terese de Filippis was the first female to race in Formula One and since then, there have only been five women to grace the sport. Formula 1 is one of the few sports where the...

“He’s really bad to his teammates:” Perez discusses Verstappen in candid conversation

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With the next race set to take place at the Portuguese Grand Prix, Red Bull Racing's media team got in touch with the newest addition to the team - Sergio Perez. The Mexican was asked how he likes Max...

Report: Mercedes set up Hamilton’s car differently to give him a huge advantage over...

Portimao played host to the exact same results as last year. Valtteri Bottas clinched pole, but teammate Lewis Hamilton beat him to secure P1. The only thing different was the means by which Bottas struggled, as he was hindered...
Sebastian Vettel of Aston Martin

“It’s like we don’t care”: Vettel disappointed with lack of support for the environment

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Sebastian Vettel is a four-time Formula 1 champion and in that context, it is rather strange just how little we know about the German. Vettel seldom attracts public attention and is usually rather reserved. however, when he does speak,...

“If we put everyone in the same car”: Grid rival claims Hamilton would still...

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Ferrari driver Carlos Sainz has suggested that many of Lewis Hamilton's wins were due to the fact that he faced almost no competition on the grid. The Stevenage-born driver has enjoyed almost five years of dominating the grid unrivalled...

“We hadn’t actually called him”: Horner reveals Verstappen’s pitstop blunder that cost valuable time

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Red Bull team boss Christian Horner has revealed that Max Verstappen had a slightly slow pitstop because the team was not ready for him. In fact, he had not been called into the pit. The Dutchman, after facing incredible pressure...

“I can’t focus on driving”: Vettel shows signs of crumbling just 1 race into...

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Aston Martin have had a tough start to the season. While many thought that this would be a grand entry for the team following the signing of Sebastian Vettel, it has been far from the case. All the team...

FIA to change restart rule before next race after Kimi’s confusing Imola penalty

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Kimi Raikkonen's unpredictable penalty at the Emilia Romagna Grand Prix has caused the FIA to bring about a change in their regulations before the Portuguese GP. A crash between George Russell and Valtteri Bottas caused the race to be red...

“Don’t need Nico for that”: Verstappen disregards Rosberg’s word of caution on Hamilton

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Nico Rosberg, in an interview on German television, mentioned that Max Verstappen will now realise how good Lewis Hamilton really is. He also said that this is the only season that the Dutchman can take on the seven-time world...

Hamilton gives Ricciardo scathing reality check with just eight-word retort

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The Spanish Grand Prix press conference was not so kind to Daniel Ricciardo as he got a major reality check from Lewis Hamilton. Just before Friday's practice sessions, Hamilton, with the help of just eight words brought Ricciardo to the...

Report: Mercedes, Aston Martin lining up Hulkenberg bid as German turns down McLaren

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German driver Nico Hulkenberg has quite a few suitors across the Formula 1 grid, according to a report by F1 Insider. The publication states that Hulkenberg could be employed as a super-sub should their drivers be out due to...
Mick Schumacher of Haas F1

“Haas is not the biggest team”: Schumacher explains why Ferrari didn’t sign him up...

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Reigning F2 champion Mick Schumacher is one to watch out for. The German will make his Formula 1 debut this season, having been signed by Ferrari-backed Haas. Schumacher was asked about his initial thoughts about his new team and...

Red Bull concedes it will not be able to sign ‘lynchpin’ behind Mercedes success

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It looks set to be a competitive 2021 season, with Red Bull signing Sergio Perez with the intention of pushing Mercedes this year. Apart from drivers, the team is looking at bringing in new personnel to take care of...

Mass exodus? Hodgkinson reportedly convincing other Mercedes employees to join him at Red Bull

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There is a growing sense of concern at Mercedes regarding the departure of Ben Hodgkinson to Red Bull Racing. The problem is not just regarding Hodgkinson's departure though. He is believed to have had conversations with many other Mercedes employees,...

Hulkenberg reveals that Red Bull’s 2021 success makes him cry – “I don’t want...

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Former Formula 1 driver Nico Hulkenberg has said that seeing Red Bull's progress this season makes him "want to cry", given the fact that he was heavily linked with the team last season. WIth the chances of Alex Albon...
Lewis Hamilton

“It’s simple- Mercedes no longer needs Hamilton”: F1 analyst on why team is focusing...

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This will be the last season that Mercedes sticks with Lewis Hamilton, according to Formula 1 analyst Tom Coronel. Following weeks of negotiations, Hamilton finally signed a one-year contract extension with the Silver Arrows. With the British driver chasing...

“On-board radio not meant against anyone”: Seidl clarifies cryptic message for Norris

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Max Verstappen had to make do with third place after qualifying on Saturday. Red Bull Racing advisor Helmut Marko, however, seems to think that Lando Norris held the Dutchman on purpose. But, McLaren has denied this claim. During Q3, Verstappen...
Jenson Button

“He’s the most talented driver in F1 history”: Button ignores Hamilton in surprising selection

Former F1 driver Jenson Button believes Max Verstappen is the biggest raw talent in the history of F1. However, he singled out Lewis Hamilton as the most complete driver today. The 2009 World Champion has raced against both Verstappen and...

Clearance: Vettel gets rid of highly coveted Ferrari road cars

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Sebastian Vettel had signed for Ferrari in the hope of emulating his childhood idol Michael Schumacher. The four-time world champion, however, was never able to realise this dream. (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || ).push({}); Ferrari was...

“He is losing touch with reality”: Farmer lays into Hamilton for peculiar social media...

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A farmer from Llanfairfechan claimed that Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton was losing touch with reality after he urged his entire social media following to go vegan. Gareth Wyn Jones, who has spent his entire life at Tyn Llwyfan Farm,...

“Vettel might not make it to the end of the season” – Has the...

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Sebastian Vettel has been the source of attention for some time now. While expecting to come back to his old form at Aston Martin and gaining some confidence, he was met with a mound of criticism. Not only did...

Ricciardo promotion destroyed Vettel’s career: Former F1 driver explains the connection

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Aston Martin driver Sebastian Vettel is someone with a lot of pedigree in the sport. He may not have been at the top of his game in recent years, but great things were once expected of him. His time...

Hulkenberg set to seal Formula 1 return, but not as driver

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German driver Nico Hulkenberg has managed to find a way to stay connected with Formula 1 despite losing his Renault seat in 2019. Last year, Hulkenberg deputised for both Sergio Perez and Lance Stroll. It has now been reported...

“I’m not upset about it”: Mazepin critical of F1’s ‘gentleman’s agreement’ following Norris incident

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Nikita Mazepin has found himself involved in one controversy or another since the start of this season. At the Circuit de Catalunya-Barcelona, things were no different as he ended up with a penalty. Most of the incidents that Mazepin was...

Mazepin feels Schumacher holds unfair advantage over him – ‘Mick has Ferrari permission’

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Formula 1 drivers often use simulations before the race to get an idea of the track. However, not all teams can afford such expensive equipment. Nikita Mazepin is a part of such a team who, therefore, has to rely solely...

“They are f***ing d***heads”: Verstappen loses his cool during qualifying

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Max Verstappen was denied pole position after the first lap fight with Lewis Hamilton. He was spewing hate over the team radio, the “f***ing d***heads” who denied him pole position. In the aftermath, he even said that the track...

“Lawrence Stroll’s lap dog”: Wolff’s former friend and business partner ridicules Mercedes boss

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Former F1 team boss Colin Kolles made a rather bold statement regarding Toto Wolff. According to him, Wolff is actually billionaire Lawrence Stroll’s "lap dog". Kolles was friends with Wolff but the two fell out years ago. "Mr Wolff was...
Alex Albon

“Four seats are available”: Albon sets sights on F1 comeback

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Young drivers coming through the Red Bull Driver Academy have got a fair shot on the big stage in recent years. Guys like Max Verstappen and Sebastian Vettel have graduated through it and have made an impact on the...

Don’t do it: Former F1 driver warns Hamilton of ‘massive sense of underachievement’

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Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton has been vocal about the fact that retirement from the sport is a realistic option for him. He has stated enough times in the past that he has various other interests. these are mostly linked...
Romain Grosjean of Dale Coyne Racing

“I made a mistake this morning”: Grosjean crashes in first IndyCar outing

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Former Formula 1 driver Romain Grosjean had to watch what would have been his last two races in the sport from the sidelines. A horrific car crash had meant that the former Haas driver's career in the sport ended...

Russell reveals secret message from Toto and Bono after Sakhir GP

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George Russell has show remarkable driving skill ever since his debut at F1 in 2019. Even though he has not had much success at Williams, he managed to display his skills when he was given a chance to drive...
Guenther Steiner manages affairs at Haas F1.

“Guenther called him an idiot”: Mazepin cops flak

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Nikita Mazepin is guaranteed a spot in Formula 1 this season. however, his public image has suffered a great dent following an alleged groping incident. Guenther Steiner has copped a fair amount of flak from various quarters for not...

“It’s beautiful if it works”: Mercedes may have trick up their sleeves

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The Formula 1 season is set to begin in Bahrain in just a few hours and Mercedes boss Toto Wolff has already raised eyebrows by claiming that the team may have something innovative to broadcast. The DAS system attracted a lot...

“Overshot by quite a bit”: McLaren boss calls out Ricciardo’s big blunder in Portugal

Daniel Ricciardo can consider himself lucky he walked out of Portugal with some points despite committing a ton of mistakes. While his teammate Lando Norris is having the best start of his career, sitting in third ahead of Valtteri...

Max Verstappen is ‘getting tired’ seeing Lewis Hamilton creep into the underdog position

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Max Verstappen and Lewis Hamilton can be considered as arch-rivals on and off the grid considering their fight for the title. However, Verstappen has revealed that he is getting tired of Hamilton portraying himself to be an underdog. This comes after...

“To be the teammate of George is difficult”: Capito says Russell provides Williams with...

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Formula 1 is very different from other sports. Here, your own teammate is actually your biggest rival. This is because your performance on the track will be compared first with your teammate. Someone like Valtteri Bottas, who has to drive...

“Wolff doesn’t want to tell the truth”: Mercedes boss allegedly botched Bottas’ race in...

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Mercedes driver may have ended in third position in the season-opener, but it was very much a race to forget for him. He achieved a podium finish, but he was very much off the pace compared to Lewis Hamilton...

Done deal: Hulkenberg gets dual role after impressive cameo performances last season

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Nico Hulkenberg, who featured in Formula 1 last year as a super-sub for Racing Point, was unable to find a full-time role in the sport despite impressive performances. While a permanent job may not have come his way, the...
Yuki Tsunoda of AlphaTauri

Shortest-ever F1 driver Tsunoda jokes about his height after F1 tweets picture in new...

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People may not know much about Yuki Tsunoda given that he is just about to start his career in Formula 1 as the youngest driver on the grid. (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || ).push({}); However, just...

“Jules Bianchi saved my life and I will forever be grateful”: Grosjean reflects on...

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Had it not have been for the Halo, Romain Grosjean's horrific accident from last season might well have left a much poorer taste. (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || ).push({}); The Frenchman crashed at last year's Bahrain...

“I don’t care if Hamilton doesn’t know me”: AlphaTauri boss opens up for the...

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AlphaTauri boss Franz Tost has admitted that it made him laugh when he heard Lewis Hamilton had to ask who he was. The incident being referred to is from a press conference held before the Bahrain Grand prix last year....

“Talks funny things all day but has no idea”: Marko ridicules Brown for having...

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If speculation surrounding Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton's future is to be believed, he may not stay in the sport beyond the current season. This will make the most coveted seat on the grid up for grabs and a number...

“Why didn’t you slap him harder”: Steiner offers his take on Russell-Bottas crash

Guenther Steiner offered his hilarious take on the crash between Russell and Bottas in Imola. The two drivers had a high-speed collision mid-race, and the aftermath saw verbal exchanges, blame games and even physical assault when Russell smacked Bottas...

“They’re the quickest after Mercedes”: Brown admits McLaren will need to up its game

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McLaren boss Zak Brown believes that his team will be involved in an intense and "ultra-tight" battle against its rivals in 2021. Brown pointed to Sebastian Vettel joining as a big factor as far as Aston Martin is concerned....
Lewis Hamilton of Mercedes

First look: Hamilton’s helmet for the 2021 season

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Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton won his seventh's world championship in 2020. One more and he will cross Michael Schumacher' record. (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || ).push({}); The Stevenage-born man has made sure this is represented on...
Daniel Ricciardo of McLaren.

I’m coming for you: Ricciardo issues warning to Hamilton and Mercedes

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New McLaren recruit Daniel Ricciardo has warned Lewis Hamilton and Mercedes that his team is doing all it can to be "real contenders" this season. Hamilton has won seven world championships and is the favourite to win a record-breaking...

“To come out and say something like that”: Former champion blasts Wolff for Russell...

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George Russell and Valtteri Bottas' crash in Imola led many to start handing out opinions on the matter. One of them was Mercedes boss Toto Wolff. Wolff managed to see the humor in the situation and teased that a crash...

“Bendy wing at the rear of their car”: Did Mercedes set Hamilton up to...

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Red Bull has been known to use aerodynamic parts that change shape depending on the speed of the car. They have often been accused of 'bending' the rules of Formula 1 using these parts. Over the decades, their designer Adrian...

“Mind his tongue if he wants to stay”: Tsunoda warned after ‘can’t believe f***ing...

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Yuki Tsunoda had a difficult time at the Spanish Grand Prix as he failed to make it out of Q1. He was so irritated that he cursed, “I can’t f***ing believe this car” as he made his way back...
Toto Wolff Valtteri Bottas

“If he would have lost the race”: Wolff reveals consequences if Bottas’ actions cost...

Toto Wolff has highlighted what consequences Valtteri Bottas would have had to face if his actions at Barcelona lost Mercedes the race. Since the start of the season, Bottas has been criticised for not living up to expectations and failing...

“Not as long as I’m boss”: Ricciardo not number one

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Daniel Ricciardo represents a man of considerable experience in Formula 1. However, that does not mean he will be guaranteed a preferential role within the team. That is one thing team boss Andreas Seidl is very sure about. Ricciardo...
Lando Norris and Daniel Ricciardo laughing

“I’ll do a shoey”: Norris agrees to follow Ricciardo ritual on two conditions

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The long-awaited Daniel Ricciardo shoey was on display in the 2020 season. He got two opportunities to do it but forgot all about it the first time! Hopefully, he won't forget about it again, because it might look pretty gross,...
Lewis Hamilton of Mercedes

“He’s a bit grumpy”: Brundle believes Hamilton not happy with Mercedes deal

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Lewis Hamilton and his contract negotiations with Mercedes gave us plenty to discuss during the off season. Eventually, the two parties agreed on a one-year extension which will see Hamilton at the Silver Arrows for the upcoming season. Former...
Daniel Ricciardo sad

Daniel Ricciardo called Christian Horner at the end of Renault stint

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McLaren driver Daniel Ricciardo has not had it all his own way this season, despite the frenzy surrounding his move to a team that had made considerable strides in the preceding 18 months. Ricciardo has been forced to largely...

“Brown is like Horner. They just spread sh*t”: Wolff ridicules McLaren and Red Bull...

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Mercedes finds itself in the unusual situation of not being the fastest car on the grid. That is not all that the team has to worry about though, with all three of its contracted drivers out of contract by...

“People think I enjoy seeing him suffer”: Webber explains relationship with ‘delicate driver’ Vettel

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Mark Webber was Sebastian Vettel's partner during the time when the German was at his peak. Vettel managed to win four consecutive world titles until Mercedes began to dominate. Even though he had access to some amazing cars over the...

“A little bit of a stupid moment”: Mercedes takes blame for once again messing...

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After Red Bull lost a point for the fastest lap due to Max Verstappen's mistake, Mercedes had a moment of relief during the end of the race in Portugal. With the margin between Mercedes and Red Bull tight at the...

“It’s a mental thing”: Hamilton and Russell putting pressure on Bottas to relinquish Mercedes...

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There is no doubt that Mercedes has been one of the top-performing teams coming into the 2021 F1 season. However, Hamilton has been the only one contributing in a real sense, with Valtteri Bottas visibly struggling. To make things...

“At some stage it’s going to change, Bottas not here forever”: Hamilton gives verdict...

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There have been rumours going on that Valtteri Bottas might be replaced mid-season due to his inability to perform. The Finn is currently 37 points behind championship leader and teammate Lewis Hamilton and fourth in the drivers' standings. Hamilton, however,...

“We have been asked by F1”: Porsche could enter F1 in 2025

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Liberty Media has done its best to increase the commercial viability of Formula 1 since taking over from Bernie Ecclestone. The decision to provide a reduction in costs for new entrants in the sport following 2025 was made with...
Lewis Hamilton of Mercedes

“Hamilton held talks with Ferrari and Red Bull”: Mercedes deal was never a no-brainer

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It looked almost inevitable that Lewis Hamilton would extend his stay at Mercedes in 2021 despite his contract negotiations taking longer than expected. (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || ).push({}); However, the British driver has not always...
Toto Wolff of Mercedes F1

“Red Bull and Aston Martin could come up with better solution”: Wolff admits Mercedes...

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Mercedes has enjoyed being at the top of Formula 1 for the best part of the last decade. Seven wins in a row is a testament to the team's superiority in nearly every department. ...
Lewis Hamilton looking cool

“End up in a black hole”: Albers explains why Hamilton will not retire

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With Lewis Hamilton and Mercedes coming to an agreement as far as his contract is concerned, many believe he will quit at the end of the year. The fact that Hamilton chose to sign just a one-year deal has...
Drive to Survive is set to come out with a third season.

Brace yourselves: F1 Drive to Survive season 3 announces release date

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Netflix is set to release the third season of F1 Drive to Survive which will cover the 2020 season. The previous two seasons were launched in February. It allows for fans to get a recap of the previous season...

Not a joyous entry: F1 presenter gives scathing Aston Martin review

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Mercedes was not the only team that had a torrid time at pre-season testing in Bahrain. New entrants Aston Martin, supplied by Mercedes, very much felt the heat as well. Marquee driver Sebastian Vettel was plagued with reliability issues...
Romain grosjean and Sebastian Vettel

“It was hard maintaining friendship with Vettel”: Grosjean opens up on relationship with former...

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Romain Grosjean spent a long time pondering his future after his run in Formula 1 came to an end. For all it was worth, he was happy that he could use this time to build relationships. In a sport...

“I felt it was s***”: Hamilton recalls how his love for music has continued...

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Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton always attracts attention both on and off the track. He may be the finest driver of his generation, but he has constantly spoken about his interest in other ventures, namely the music and fashion industry....

“Only to make Lance Stroll look better”: Former F1 boss slams Aston Martin motive...

Sebastian Vettel is a four-time world champion. As such, he has his fair share of detractors. Their voices grow louder every time Vettel doesn’t match his results from years past. There are prices to pay even for greatness. Former Jordan...
McLaren 2021 MCL35M

“They have removed some aerodynamic work from pictures”: McLaren hiding key changes from rivals

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With the 2021 Formula 1 season inching closer, teams are displaying their new cars one-by-one. There's a bit of intel that can be gathered from these pre-season reveals and helps give people a general idea about how competitive the...
Yuki Tsunoda of AlphaTauri

“That is why I had an issue”: Height cost Tsunoda in pre-season testing

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AlphaTauri had a fine showing at the 2021 pre-season testing in Bahrain. They managed to clock the highest number of laps out of all teams. However, they did face a couple of problems early on with regard to rookie...

“More time together”: Leclerc reveals most striking aspect of life at Ferrari after dumping...

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Charles Leclerc has a new teammate at Ferrari during the Formula 1 2021. Sebastian Vettel has been replaced by Carlos Sainz which has brought enormous change in the dynamic between the team members. Ferrari has been under transformation for the...

“Seb made mistakes”: Vettel forced to apologise after repeating past follies

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During his debut for Aston Martin during the Bahrain Grand Prix, Vettel found himself running into the back of Esteban Ocon’s Alpine while attempting to go into turn one. Vettel, the winner of four Drivers’ world titles initially blamed...

“Couldn’t handle the Max factor”: Marko on why Perez won’t suffer same fate as...

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Red Bull has failed to recover since Daniel Ricciardo left the team during the 2018 season. The team is believed to be happy for the first time in a while regarding its driver line-up following the acquisition of Sergio...
Daniel Ricciardo is a Formula 1 driver

“My hips are sometimes the limiting factor”: Ricciardo on initially failing to fit into...

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New McLaren recruit Daniel Ricciardo has admitted that his broad structure doesn't always work well for him when it comes to car design. The Australian said that his hips are wide and this often leads to a problem for...
Max Verstappen of Red Bull

“It is not his fault”: Verstappen finds ally in former F1 driver

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Max Verstappen first showed his talent in Formula 1 in his inaugural season in 2015. Through his performances for Toro Rosso, he got called up by Red Bull. People believed they were watching a champion in the making when...

Nico Rosberg offers sympathy to Daniel Ricciardo over teammate Lando Norris – “Don’t feel...

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Lando Norris has been having back-to-back thrilling performances this season and has managed to impress many including Nico Rosberg. According to Rosberg, Norris might just be on his way to win the world title. However, the German feels a tinge...

“It was clearly his fault”: Perez gets first taste of Marko medicine following crash...

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There was a rather strange start to the first free practice in Imola. Formula 1 drivers Sergio Perez and Esteban Ocon collided into each other in the blindspot of the camera and came to a halt. The stewards who were witness to the...

Mazepin trumps many big names including Ricciardo and Vettel in F1 Driver of the...

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Among all the drivers of the race, Nikita Mazepin finished dead last at the Spanish Grand Prix in Barcelona. Despite this heartbreaking result, he has got a reason to smile as good news comes his way. Formula 1 fans consider...

“He was a mercenary when he joined us”: Mercedes explain change in Hamilton attitude

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Ever since he made the switch from McLaren to Mercedes in 2013, Lewis Hamilton has been a winning machine. He has won six of the last seven drivers championships since the start of the turbo-hybrid era in 2014. Mercedes’ James...

Report: Hamilton, Verstappen to get hit hardest by salary cap

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While Formula 1 has enforced means to see its budget in order, a budget cap on drivers salary is set to come into place sooner than expected. The move would ensure that teams end up spending less than they currently...

“Thought about ignoring the call”: Hamilton almost defied team order for race-defining moment

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Mercedes' Lewis Hamilton has revealed that he almost ignored the call to pit order when it was issued a second time. It was him going against his instincts that led him to victory against Max Verstappen. Hamilton entered the pits...

“Our car is a write-off”: Toto Wolff feels Bottas’ crash will limit Mercedes’ scope...

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With the new 2021 cost cap rules, Mercedes fears that its progress will be hampered. This is after Valtteri Bottas' crash with George Russell and Lewis Hamilton's minor accident. Bottas' W12 suffered significant damage after a high speed collision with...

Lewis Hamilton’s new contract details revealed: Massive pay cut expected for the Mercedes driver

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Lewis Hamilton is expected to sign a new contract with his Mercedes team which could see him earn £10m less than his current salary. The 36-year old is probably among the greatest drivers in Formula 1 history. He has won seven...

“A bit toxic to drive”: Wolff explains why Mercedes had such a poor outing...

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Mercedes had a shocking outing on all three days of pre-season testing in Bahrain. The team struggled with reliability and in general, their grief was compounded by the fact that Red Bull seemed to notch good speeds with little...
Bernie Ecclestone was CEO of Formula 1

Ecclestone presents unique ‘hybrid’ idea to combat lack of competition to Mercedes

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It has been a long time since Mercedes was truly challenged for the constructors' championship. It has led some to believe the sport is losing its charm.   Former Formula 1 boss Bernie Ecclestone has introduced a unique 'hybrid' idea...

“Big guys feel it when the next generation is coming”: Wolff reflects on Hamilton-Russell...

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The past few months have seen no interaction between seven-time world champion Lewis Hamilton and his potential replacement, George Russell. At least this is what Russell claimed when he said that Hamilton is yet to speak with him since...

“Not here to let people by”: Bottas deliberately defied team orders to allow Hamilton...

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Valtteri Bottas has revealed that he defied team orders on purpose after he was told to let teammate Lewis Hamilton pass by him at the Spanish Grand Prix. While on lap 53, Bottas was told on the team radio to...

“A place to call my own”: Hamilton hints at England return

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Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton recently spoke about missing life in England. The world champion moved out of the country 14 years ago. While he initially spent time in Switzerland, in 2012, he made the switch to Monaco. While claiming...

Alonso claims he is better than Hamilton, Verstappen and Vettel

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Fernando Alonso will make a return to the grid after a brief gap, but the Spaniard believes he is a better driver than the likes of Lewis Hamilton, Max Verstappen and Sebastian Vettel. Alonso decided to quit the sport...

“Without Michael, I might never have made it”: Schumacher admits to getting help from...

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Michael Schumacher is perhaps one of the greatest drivers to have graced Formula 1. Not only was the German an extremely talented sportsperson, his affable personality made him a crowd favourite. With that, comes the power to make certain...

“I don’t like to hear that”: Schumacher unhappy with rule change

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This year, we will finally see a Schumacher compete through the course of a Formula 1 season after a long gap. A successor to the great Michael Schumacher, Mick will spend the season at Haas as a regular driver....

“To solve this you have to redesign the entire car”: Mercedes may end up...

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Mercedes has not had the easiest time during pre-season or indeed even during the opening race-week of the 2021 season. While Lewis Hamilton was skilful enough to clock a win, it was quite clear that Red Bull has entered...

Big blow: Verstappen’s chief engineer quits before start of season

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Red Bull driver Max Verstappen has been dealt a big blow ahead of the upcoming Formula 1 season. His chief mechanic Lee Stevenson has vacated his position as he attempts to find a new challenge within the Red Bull...

“Psychological problems” and “end of career” for Vettel if Stroll beats him: Former F1...

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Sebastian Vettel had a forgettable 2020 season. Not only was he beaten by his own teammate, but he ended in 13th position in the drivers' standings. Such was the entire mood around Ferrari that the team decided to end...

Wolffspiracy theory: Was the Bottas-Russell crash planned by Toto to aid Hamilton recovery?

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One look at the WDC standings after the Emilia Romagna Grand Prix, and you would be forgiven if you yawned at Sir Lewis Hamilton in first place and Max Verstappen tailgating him. At least two-thirds of the old HAM-BOT-VER...

Report: Porsche “one amongst many” to show interest in entering F1 following budget cap

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A number of conversations are currently taking place behind closed door, with F1 CEO Stefano Domenicali admitting that Porsche is not the only team to show an interest in joining the sport. A change in rule regulations set to...

“This kind of patience didn’t exist in the past”: Former F1 driver critical of...

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Former F1 driver Ralf Schumacher feels that Valtteri Bottas should ask himself why he was involved in a battle with a Williams car. The race saw an unfortunate accident when George Russell crashed into Bottas' Mercedes, eliminating both from...
Mercedes F1 crew in 2014

“I was a bit naughty”: The story of how Mercedes trophy was stolen by...

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Mercedes has been dominant since 2014. The team has not spent a single year in any position but 1. That obviously means they have trophies stacked one upon the other. Is it at all possible that one of them...

“I don’t know what Mercedes’ plan is”: Vettel keen on Hamilton seat

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Sebastian Vettel will hope that Aston Martin will prove to be just the catalyst he needed to revive his Formula 1 career. However, before his first race for the team, the German refused to rule out a switch to...

Bottas has not spoken with Russell since Imola crash despite getting a missed call...

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Valtteri Bottas has revealed that he and George Russell have failed to have a conversation after their massive crash in Imola. However, the Mercedes driver did say that he had a missed call from the Williams driver the morning...

Pierre Gasly says he would be as good as Sergio Perez in 2021 Red...

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After just half a season with Red Bull, Pierre Gasly was sent to exile by the outfit back in 2019. However, the driver is still bound by a contract with the Austrian team. Pierre took the opportunity to send a...

“No political things going around”: Perez describes initial interaction with “very chill” Verstappen

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Of the front-runners, Red Bull appears to be in the best position ahead of the 2021 Formula 1 season. While the team has undoubtedly strengthened its driver line-up after procuring the signing of Sergio Perez, it also faced no...
Christian Horner is the team principal at Red Bull

“Changes bigger than anticipated”: Horner believes Red Bull can compete with Mercedes

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Mercedes and Red Bull ended the 2020 season in first and second spot respectively. However, it is fair to say that the Silver Arrows were never really under any real pressure. There is a glaring gap at the top...

“Horror show for him”: Schumacher explains how Ferrari damaged Vettel psychologically

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Former Formula 1 driver Ralf Schumacher recently opened up about his time at Williams under Frank Williams. Brother of the legendary driver Michael Schumacher, Ralf drove for Williams from 1999 to 2004. He said that Frank was a very...

“Especially if they have a different strategy”: Despite Hamilton pole, Wolff thinks Mercedes is...

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Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton may have secured pole position in Imola, but the team finds itself in a vulnerable position for the first time in a long time. Lewis Hamilton grabbed pole position, with Red Bull drivers Sergio Perez and...

“Shows who he really is”: Mazepin gets wrath of F1 commentators for weird interview...

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Nikita Mazepin has riled up a controversy after he was slammed by two Brazilian commentators for being rude to a journalist. In a post qualifying interview, the journalist asked Mazepin about his incident with Alfa Romeo driver Antonio Giovinazzi. This...

“If you put Lewis in a McLaren or Williams, he won’t win”: Stroll aims...

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Canadian driver Lance Stroll has taken a dig at Lewis Hamilton, claiming that his success has more to do with his Mercedes car than his skill as a driver. Hamilton is a seven-time world champion, of which six titles...

“A few of us believe we can beat him”: Ricciardo discusses Hamilton aura among...

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Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton has been the most dominant racer on the grid for a considerable period of time. However, he often fails to get the credit he deserves owing to the fact that Mercedes has had such a...
Lewis Hamilton drives for Mercedes

Report: Mercedes and Hamilton reach agreement with “special veto” granted

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Lewis Hamilton's contract saga seems to have stretched for an eternity now.However, it seems like Mercedes has finally managed to ensure that he will stay. AutosportWeb has reported that the two parties are inching closer to an agreement. The...
Lewis Hamilton of Mercedes

Report: Hamilton compromises on salary as Mercedes accepts Verstappen clause

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It seems more and more likely that Lewis Hamilton and Mercedes have reached an agreement and put an end to a prolonged contract negotiations. F1 Insider is the latest to state that the two parties are now in agreement,...
Sergio Perez and Max Verstappen

“He could not try a different strategy”: Former F1 driver highlights key Perez value...

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Sergio Perez will be Max Verstappen's fourth partner at Red Bull, following Daniel Ricciardo, Pierre Gasly and Alex Albon. (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || ).push({}); Daniel Ricciardo and Max Verstappen had formed arguably the best driver...

“It breaks you”: Ricciardo hints at struggle with inability to live up to his...

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After a difficult qualifying session which placed him on the back of the grid, Daniel Ricciardo managed to score a points finish at the Portugal GP. The Aussie started 16th on the grid and moved up to 11th just seven...

“Others will need to keep pace with us”: Ferrari believes it has finally got...

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Last season was not the best year for Ferrari as they came in sixth in the constructor’s standings with just 131 points. But the opening race of the new season saw their performance improve. Team boss Mattia Binotto however...

Marko slams Tsunoda for mistakes in Imola; calls him “cocky”

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Red Bull advisor Helmut Marko says Yuki Tsunoda was "cocky" at the Emilia Romagna Grand Prix, with the Japanese rookie failing to pick up any points on Sunday. Marko said on Austrian channel ServusTV, "Yuki had a fast car. It would...
Formula 1 drivers

F1 driver salaries: Hamilton earns more than Leclerc, Bottas, Alonso, Vettel and Ricciardo combined

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Speculation on Lewis Hamilton's future was finally put at rest with news that the British driver had signed a one-year contract with Mercedes for the 2021 season. The Stevenage-born driver was out of contract since January 1, but will...
Toto Wolff publicity stunt

“Toto just wanted to show who is boss”: Steiner labels Wolff’s Mazepin outburst a...

Haas Team principal Guenther Steiner responded to Toto Wolff's outburst against Nikita Mazepin, calling it a publicity stunt. At the Spanish Grand Prix, Wolff expressed his frustration with Mazepin to race director Michael Masi on Lap 26. When Mazepin ignored...

“Won’t copy Hamilton”: Why Verstappen will not look at Lewis for inspiration

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After the thrilling show at the Bahrain Grand Prix put on by Max Verstappen and Lewis Hamilton, fans are in for a treat as the two look set to battle it out over the course of the season. Even...

“I learned a lot from Vettel in this respect”: Leclerc on what has gone...

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Formula 1 drivers Charles Leclerc and Sebastian Vettel spent two years as teammates at Ferrari. Although things were not rosy throughout the time period, they did enjoy a good rapport with each other for the majority of this tenure. Vettel...
Max Verstappen of Red Bull

“Max wants to assert himself”: Marko says Verstappen keen to prove Perez wrong

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It is a known fact that if it were up to Max Verstappen, Sergio Perez would not have been his teammate at Red Bull. The Dutchman had reportedly been pushing for Nico Hulkenberg to partner him at the team....
Lewis Hamilton and Romain Grosjean

“He would never have been able to fight for points”: Grosjean hits out at...

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Former F1 driver Romain Grosjean believes that Sir Lewis Hamilton would “never have been able to fight for points” if he drove last year’s Haas car. Seven-time world champion Hamilton has often had to contend with such remarks, where critics point...

“We keep talking but nothing is fixed”: Potential Porsche-Red Bull partnership?

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Volkswagen has been rumoured to enter the sport for a number of years now. Now, one of its subsidiaries, Porsche, is believed to be keen on entering a partnership with Red Bull. Speaking on 'ServusTV', team advisor Helmut Marko...

WATCH: Raikkonen caught sleeping inside car ahead of practice, race engineer sounds wake-up call

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Alfa Romeo driver Kimi Raikkonen was caught napping in the garage during practice in Imola. While this statement is often used metaphorically, it holds true quite literally on this occasion. It is no secret that Imola is a circuit...

“Verstappen doesn’t have the background Seb does”: Hamilton reveals why he rates Vettel higher

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Lewis Hamilton is one of the best drivers to have raced in Formula 1. It is beyond question that he was part of some healthy rivalries along the way. The British driver says that his fight with Verstappen for...

“I guess he was pissed off and wanted to play games”: Raikkonen on Sainz...

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Formula 1 drivers Kimi Raikkonen and Carlos Sainz had a minor collision during the last test session in Bahrain. Raikkonen is confident he had no ill intentions, but argued that Sainz was pissed off and was "trying to play...

“Rosberg unloaded every political weapon”: Wolff explains tactics of former Mercedes driver

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Mercedes has enjoyed a tremendous run in the turbo-hybrid era, where it has won each constructors' championship. Every driver to win has also been from Mercedes, with Hamilton being crowned world champion on six out of the seven occasions....

“Always gets help”: Former world champion feels Hamilton often relies on get-out-of-jail card

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Lewis Hamilton, Michael Schumacher, and Ayrton Senna are among the top drivers to have participated in the F1 grid and are renowned multiple world champions. People often believe that Hamilton only wins because he has the fastest car in...

“Hamilton is too expensive for F1”: Marko offers simple solution

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Dr Helmut Marko believes it is imperative that a driver salary cap needs to be introduced in Formula 1. He went on to say that Sir Lewis Hamilton is "too expensive" for the sport. Hamilton recently signed a one-year...

Carlos Sainz was forced to unlap himself from Lewis Hamilton in Austria – “It...

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Carlos Sainz recently mentioned a 'strange scenario' that he had to go through with Lewis Hamilton during the Styrian Grand Prix. The incident played out on the short Red Bull Ring circuit when Sainz was lapped by the seven-time world...

WATCH: Vettel stops in the wrong pit in FP1 – “Oops, sorry about that!”

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Valtteri Bottas led the charts as he was able to overcome the challenge from Max Verstappen to claim the top spot in the opening practice hour at the Algarve circuit. The young Dutchman suffered bad vibrations which hampered his...

Mazepin reacts to being placed ahead of Ricciardo on Driver of the Day poll

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One of the key highlights of the Spanish Grand Prix apart from Lewis Hamilton's win was the 'Driver of the day' poll. This is a poll that helps Formula 1 fans engage with the sport. The interesting thing about the...
F1 drivers

F1 officials to meet all 20 drivers to discuss “unacceptable actions”

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Formula 1 officials will meet with all 20 drivers ahead of the upcoming season to emphasise the importance of being "positive ambassadors" for the sport. The news comes on the back of Nikita Mazepin's groping scandal. The Haas rookie was...

“Quite happy not to see my picture”: Vettel explains why he stays away from...

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Sebastian Vettel is well-known for keeping himself away from social media. He is not present on any of the main social platforms, including Facebook, Twitter, and even Instagram. Kimi Raikkonen was the only other driver on the grid with...

Bottas left “puzzled” by “undriveable” Mercedes W12 on opening day of 2021 season

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Mercedes driver Valtteri Bottas was left "puzzled" by just how poor the handling was in his Mercedes car during race simulations that took place ahead of the Grand Prix in Bahrain. Bottas was the fifth fastest driver overall, 0.371s slower...

“I thought about what interests me”: In an attempt to rediscover glory years, Vettel...

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Sebastian Vettel has had a tough time on the grid recently. His performance at Ferrari eventually led to the team deciding to end its association with him. With plenty of people calling for his retirement from the sport, claiming...

“Could’ve been a better race if they were more alert”: Vettel criticises FIA, says...

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Aston Martin driver Sebastian Vettel, a four-time world champion, criticised race officials for reacting so slowly with respect to giving him a time penalty at the Emilia Romagna Grand Prix at Imola. Vettel's car brakes had overheated on his way to...

“Struggling to get my head around that”: Horner ridicules Aston Martin’s legal threat

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With reports coming in that Aston Martin might launch legal action against F1's aerodynamic rule changes, three rival team bosses have hit back on the prospect. Aston Martin boss Otmar Szafnauer believes that the changes were introduced to tackle...
Sergio Perez of Red Bull

“The Sword of Damocles was always hanging over the second driver”: How Perez bucks...

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Back in 2018, you would not be completely off the mark if you said Red Bull had the best driver pairing on the grid. Daniel Ricciardo was still at the team and he supplemented Max Verstappen's style. ...
Sebastian Vettel has signed for Aston Martin

Aston Martin spends development tokens on revised chassis

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Aston Martin is set to have a revised chassis for the 2021 season. The Formula 1 outfit has suggested that it has spent its allocated development tokens to unlock this area of the car. the team believes it will...

Lewis Hamilton dating history: Brit finds love in unexpected places

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Lewis Hamilton, the king of the tracks, is taking the F1 grid by storm as he aims for an eighth World Championship title this season. This ace Formula 1 racer is not only the most successful driver but also...
Doornbos is a former Formula 1 driver.

“Russell’s height ruled him out of contention for Mercedes seat”: Doornbos on why youngster...

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Lewis Hamilton signing for Mercedes was inevitable, according to Robert Doornbos. The former Formula 1 driver noted that the deal was special, while also claiming that George Russell never stood a chance of getting a seat at Mercedes. The...
Sebastian Vettel

“No big secret”: Vettel reveals why he sold Ferrari road cars

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A six-year spell at Ferrari finally came at an end for Sebastian Vettel at the end of last season. The end of this stint was not the most acrimonious and news had recently surfaced about the German auctioning eight...

“I haven’t spoken about it much”: Hamilton reveals childhood dream is still alive

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Lewis Hamilton is not only the most successful Formula 1 driver on the grid, but he has a number of other talents as well. Fashion, music and the entertainment industry has been close to his heart for a while...

Lewis Hamilton confirms Red Bull’s rear wing helping with pace – “They’ve been developing...

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The Styrian Grand Prix saw Lewis Hamilton struggle to compete with rivals Red Bull with Max Verstappen who finished first on the podium. The Dutchman began the race from pole position and faced no difficulty throughout the race from his...
Mick Schumacher

“The most obvious place was with Raikkonen”: F1 pundit explains why Schumacher did not...

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Mick, son of legendary German Formula 1 driver Michael Schumacher, is set to make his debut in the sport. If the family pedigree doesn't count for much, perhaps the fact that he is the reigning F2 champion will make...

“Things I did before don’t work in this car”: Perez unable to show skill...

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Sergio Perez has had a mixed start with Red Bull after replacing Alex Albon for the 2021 campaign. In his first three races, he was able to finish in the top five twice. He even drove expertly and ended up...

Report: Aston Martin poised to finalise deal to sign former Ferrari boss

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Aston Martin may have endured a rather difficult start to the 2021 season, but the team is set to get a boost very soon. Former Ferrari team boss Marco Mattiaci is set to make a return to the sport...

AMuS reports Red Bull have gained 14 bhp after power unit upgrade

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Red Bull has managed to find a significant chunk of power for their cars on straights thanks to the new Honda power unit upgrade. This is according to a report by sports medium Auto, Motor und Sport. The report was...

“Only one team does that sort of thing”: Amidst speculation regarding future, Bottas takes...

Valtteri Bottas emphatically shot down speculation from media that he could be replaced as Lewis Hamilton’s teammate mid-season. He insisted that such talk was just part of the F1 business. The Finn finds himself 37 points behind Hamilton and with...

TOP 3: Junior drivers who we could soon see feature in F1

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Formula One has seen some phenomenal drivers in the past couple of years who have broken long-standing records. There has undoubtedly been a huge influx of talent in motorsports in recent years. Here, we have picked three junior drivers...

Fernando Alonso reveals another team wanting to sign him apart from Alpine – “There...

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Fernando Alonso's return to Formula 1 after a two-year break came as great news for many of his fans wanting to see him race again. However, the Spaniard recently disclosed a fact that many of us have never known before. The...

Vettel reveals Ferrari secret despite strict team orders

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The Netflix docuseries titled Drive to Survive is extremely popular among Formula 1 fans. The latest season, launched ahead of the 2021 season, has also added to the excitement among fans. While the show has plenty of exciting moments,...
Red Bull bendy wings

Verstappen handed title blow after FIA gives in to Hamilton complaint

The FIA plan to introduce new tests for rear wing flexibility before the French Grand Prix. This comes amidst concerns that some constructors are exploiting the rules. After Lewis Hamilton suggested the Red Bull rear wing was “bendy”, questions were...

“It is unacceptable”: Hamilton lends support to Elton John after Vatican “sin” verdict

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A congregation for the Doctrine of Faith in the Vatican recently said that it cannot bless the union of same-sex marriages. They claimed that God "does not bless sin". Elton John was miffed by this, especially as the Vatican...

Verstappen blasts Red Bull control room on instruction – “Why didn’t you just let...

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Red Bull driver Max Verstappen was left far from pleased after he failed to make the most of his pole position start at the Bahrain Grand Prix. In one of the most exciting races of recent times, Mercedes driver...

“New name for you”: Ricciardo takes hilarious pop at Bottas’ uncensored bum

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The latest season of the Netflix docuseries Drive to Survive has captured the imagination of most Formula 1 enthusiasts. The show is filled with plenty of exciting content including some scenes that can best be termed slightly controversial. One...

“It was a different time”: Vettel explains why Lewis-Max will not be a patch...

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The latest rivalry in Formula 1 is that of Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton and Red Bull's Max Verstappen. While it promises to be incredibly intense through the course of the season, Sebastian Vettel does not believe it will display...
Mattia Binotto of Ferrari

Domenicali offers simplest advice to imcumbent Ferrari boss Binotto

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Ferrari has had quite a poor run in Formula 1 over the last decade. For a team that has such lofty standards, it does not have a single championship in this time frame. Former Ferrari boss Stefano Domenicali, who...

“That’s basically a KO”: Wolff left far from impressed after Bottas chose to ignore...

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Mercedes team boss Toto Wolff has revealed that he will have a discussion with Valtteri Bottas about how he made it difficult for Lewis Hamilton to overtake him. This was in spite the fact that Bottas was told to...

“It will happen again”: Raikkonen reckons Hamilton will face defeat soon

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Lewis Hamilton has been seen as the face of Formula 1 for the past few years, at least to those with only a fleeting interest in the sport. Even with a strong fight from Max Verstappen, one may think...
Nikita Mazepin and Mick Schumacher

“I’ll have a problem and then they’ll have a problem”: Steiner issues warning to...

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Haas boss Guenther Steiner has issued a warning to the team's drivers ahead of the 2021 season. Steiner has claimed that they’ll ‘have a problem’ on their hands if the two come together on-track. Haas has opted for a rookie line-up...

“If you’re not happy with your wife”: Wolff takes strange swipe at rivals in...

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The weekend of the Spanish Grand Prix has not been so kind to Red Bull as they have been receiving constant trolling at the hands of rivals Mercedes. Initially started by Valtteri Bottas, Mercedes boss Toto Wolff also joined the...

Stand-up comedian calls out Lewis Hamilton – “Would get his a** beaten if he...

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Bill Burr, a famous stand-up artist from the United States took to his weekly podcast to grab the attention of Formula 1 fans. The topic he picked was Lewis Hamilton's failure to win the Styrian Grand Prix. The American claimed that...

“Effectively pays his own salary”: Former racer on the only reason ‘finished’ Vettel will...

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According to former racing driver Jason Watt, Sebastian Vettel is 'finished' on the track. But, he also thinks that Vettel will not be booted from the team as he 'pays off his own salary' through sponsorship and marketing. After being...

Rumour: Pierre Gasly set to join Alonso at Alpine F1

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Pierre Gasly is one of the top upcoming drivers on the grid at the moment, something that his stint at AlphaTauri has already demonstrated. He managed to stand on the podium multiple times back in 2020, including scoring the...

“Lewis is being used”: Ecclestone blasts Hamilton for Black Lives Matter involvement

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Former Formula 1 boss Bernie Ecclestone believes Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton is being taken advantage of by the Black Lives Matter movement. The 90-year-old said that if it were up to him, he would ban the gesture of taking...

“You’re getting demoted”: Gasly says Horner turned his back when he asked for help

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Former Red Bull driver Pierre Gasly has finally opened up on his painful exit from the team in 2019. The Frenchman said that he was never really supported nor given the tools to succeed at the team. Gasly started his...
Christian Horner is the team principal of Red Bull

Red Bull reveals naming plan for new engine

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Red Bull will assume responsibility of branding of Honda's power units once the engine supplier leaves the sport at the end of this season. A new company called Red Bull Powertrains will be launched as Red Bull announced that...

“Is it like the length of your nose?” – Ricciardo flushed after being asked...

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Daniel Ricciardo is very media-friendly and has been asked almost any question that one can think of during his almost decade-long career with Formula 1. But, recently things went a little too far for his liking. Dutch cable company...
Bernie Ecclestone

Rich Energy, Ecclestone slated to make return to Formula 1

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Rich Energy is confident it will be back in Formula 1 this year. This time, the outfit has noted former supremo Bernie Ecclestone to be part of the deal. Rich Energy has previously sponsored Team Haas. It continues to...

“My wife says I spend more time with Max than her”: Verstappen is keeping...

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Red Bull driver Max Verstappen has had a new personal trainer in Brad Scanes over the past year. The two have spent a lot of time together working on Verstappen's strength and conditioning during the off-season. Even during the...

Vettel finds himself in increasingly familiar territory – “If I panic now, would it...

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Aston Martin driver Sebastian Vettel admitted to a feeling of being "upset and angry" following a dismal showing at qualifying that saw him end in 18th position ahead of the season-opener in Bahrain. The four-time world champion joined Aston...

“Does not go down well with Lewis”: Former F1 champion says friction building between...

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The entire off-season was filled with dialogue between Lewis Hamilton and Mercedes over his contract extension. When the two finally did agree on terms, the deal was only for the upcoming season and would see Hamilton earn $40 million...

“No one cares, life is not a pony farm”: Schumacher tells Vettel to quit...

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Former F1 Driver turned media spokesperson, Ralf Schumacher has told Sebastian Vettel to quit his grumbling and align his focus on enjoying his time in Formula 1. 2021 saw Vettel starting his campaign at Bahrain Grand Prix with a blunder....

Guenther Steiner gifts Nikita Mazepin a ‘Mazespin’ – Watch the video here

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Nikita Mazepin has become synonymous with cars spinning on the grid after experiencing a fair share of them during his rookie campaign. This prompted Haas team boss Guenther Steiner to hand him a cheeky gift considering the Russian is now...

“Try to do the best for the team long-term”: Wolff finally breaks the ice...

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Mercedes had to go through a lot of lengthy negotiations and late confirmations for their 2021 driver lineup. To prevent that from happening again, Toto Wolff wants the driver deals for 2022 to be signed by this summer. The...

“Just get your f****** head down”: Wolff left frustrated by Horner’s “rumbling”

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Red Bull and Mercedes have not allowed any other team the opportunity to win the constructors' championship in the last decade. Lewis Hamilton, Nico Rosberg and Sebastian Vettel have been the winners of the drivers' championship, meanwhile. It is...

“It still hurts to say”: Ricciardo reveals brutal reality behind Renault exit

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WDaniel Ricciardo made the tough decision to end his tenure at Renault and it still "hurts" him when he has to think about his association with the team. The deal that would see Ricciardo join McLaren was made public...
Toto Wolff

Mercedes extends its support to Red Bull

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Mercedes harbours no ambition of standing in the way of Red Bull's engine plans for 2022. Red Bull had earlier announced its desire to take over engine operations from Honda. This came on the back of Honda's decision to quit...

“Scared us all”: Schumacher pit stop incident almost led to frightening injury for Haas...

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Mick Schumacher has revealed that his pit stop ended up scaring everyone at the Haas garage. This comes after he ran into his front jack at a significant speed during the Spanish Grand Prix. Just as the rookie pitted, he...

“Not be bullied”: Hamilton opens up on tough upbringing and desperation to succeed

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Irrespective of being one of the best drivers to grace the Formula 1 platform, Lewis Hamilton has become a common household name owing to his spectacular performance in the sport. Statistically, he has even out performed Michael Schumacher in...
Stefano Domenicali

“We were the first to discuss the possibility”: New team eyes F1 entry

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There could be a new team entering Formula 1 after a number of years. 'Monaco F1 Racing Team' is reportedly finalising its plans of entry into the sport. Team owner Salvatore Gandolfo has expressed his delight at recent comments...

McLaren boss issues Ricciardo warning as he reveals reason behind slow start

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Daniel Ricciardo has evidently not been able to get his car to go at top pelt and has seen Lando Norris surpass him in both of the opening races. The Brit finished fourth and third to Ricciardo’s seventh and...
Sebastian Vettel of Aston Martin

“He could not have picked a more inappropriate time”: Vettel’s Aston Martin announcement was...

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Ferrari made a bold decision in deciding to end its association with Sebastian Vettel at the end of the 2020 season. In the Netflix documentary Drive to Survive, we are given a sneak preview into how Ferrari prepared at...

“I could have at least tried”: Norris shows great maturity by resisting lure of...

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McLaren driver Lando Norris turned a lot of heads with his performance in Imola. The Brit managed to impress everyone with his pace on Saturday. Even better was his performance on race day as he took home his second...

“Abundance of footage was available”: Claire Williams’ husband lashes out at Netflix filming crew

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The Netflix docu-series Drive to Survive was a fascinating watch which had sustained periods of drama, entertainment and just some hardcore racing. However, as is the case with all limited series, it failed to capture each and everything that...
Fernando Alonso

BREAKING: Alonso in hospital after road accident

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Formula 1 driver Fernando Alonso has been involved in a road cycling accident according to his team Alpine. He is believed to be "conscious and well in himself". The Spaniard is set to undergo further medical examinations on Friday....

Aston Martin to turn pink? BWT is adding pressure on the team – “It’s...

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A prominent Aston Martin sponsor has revealed that they are trying to convince Lawrence Stroll to part ways with the new ‘British racing green’ livery. Back when Aston Martin was known as Racing Point, the outfit had their cars painted...
F1 cars starting grid

FIA plans big overhaul with ‘sprint’ races to replace qualifying

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The Formula 1 hierarchy is set to discuss a proposal that will replace qualifying with a shorter 'sprint' race. The aim behind this is to enhance the entertainment level this season. Voting will take place on this proposal on Thursday,...

Conspiracy theory: Former F1 driver offers peculiar reason as to why Aston Martin signed...

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Aston Martin driver Sebastian Vettel is yet to fully acclimatise to life at his new team. There was hope that the team's poor showing at pre-season testing in Bahrain would just be a minor hiccup. However, they struggled heavily...

Unique skill saved Verstappen in Imola – ‘Many would have spun completely’

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Max Verstappen had an incredible performance at the Emilia Romagna Grand Prix. There was a moment when his car spun out of control behind the safety car but he managed to keep it within his grip. Former F1 driver Jolyon...
Max Verstappen races for Red Bull

“Red Bull design puts Verstappen at disadvantage”: Anderson lists necessary change

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Former F1 designer and engineer Gary Anderson feels that Red Bull and Max Verstappen should take a leaf out of the books of Mercedes and Racing Point. Anderson said that Red Bull would benefit greatly if it made a...

“If we got Hamilton back at McLaren”: Mercedes resistance apart, Brown suggests another hurdle

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Lewis Hamilton is directly associated with Mercedes. He has been driving for the outfit for as long as we can remember. However, before he joined the Silver Arrows, the Brit used to drive for McLaren from 2007 to 2012. At...
Lewis Hamilton celebrating a win

“Hope it isn’t the money”: Schumacher believes Hamilton is ruining public image

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Lewis Hamilton's contract situation has become "embarrassing". At least that is what former Formula 1 driver Ralf Schumacher feels. Schumacher was referring to the fact that Mercedes is the only team that has a vacancy in its line-up currently....

“It was clear in advance”: Vettel reveals Stroll has a ‘different’ car to him

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Sebastian Vettel has been struggling with his new Aston Martin car. The German has revealed that his teammate Lance Stroll will be driving a car with a “different specification” this weekend at Portimao. The four-time world champion spent Friday practice...

Rosberg offers cheeky response to Verstappen rebuking his advice on countering Hamilton

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Nico Rosberg had recently stated to the media that Max Verstappen is only now learning about how good Lewis Hamilton is. The Dutchman however did not agree with this statement. The Red Bull driver rebuked him by saying that he...

“He was just as fast as Verstappen”: Marko rues costly mistake by team that...

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Sergio Perez did not really have a quintessential debut with Red Bull Racing as his qualifying didn't go as planned. Red Bull took a risk with their tyres and installed medium ones. However, the Mexican failed to reach Q3...

“Can’t choose what you kneel for”: Mazepin at the centre of yet another controversy...

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Russian F1 driver Nikita Mazepin, in a gesture to honour World War II victims and veterans, took a knee on Sunday. This comes after Russia marked the 76th anniversary of its victory over Nazi Germany. Russia had parades across the...
Lewis Hamilton

“Hamilton is overestimating his market value”

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Lewis Hamilton is in the midst of extending his contract at Mercedes. However, former F1 driver Jan Lammers believes that the British superstar is expecting too much. Keeping in line with the world situation at the moment, Lammers feels...

“Makes us lose the position”: Wolff furious with Mazepin impeding Hamilton during Grand Prix

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The Spanish Grand Prix saw Mercedes team principal Toto Wolff enraged and reach out to FIA race director Michael Masi over an incident involving Lewis Hamilton. Hamilton began from the pole position but lost it to Max Verstappen just entering...

“With Lewis, it just went too far”: Hamilton and Rosberg can no longer speak...

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Form being the best of friends while growing up, Nico Rosberg and Lewis Hamilton do not even speak to each other anymore. Their markedly different upbringing did not come in the way of fond association as kids, with Hamilton...

“Lewis wishes him well”: Hamilton loses close aide ahead of season-opener

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Lewis Hamilton will begin the 2021 season in an unfamiliar situation. He will be without one of his closest aides in Marc Hynes. Hynes handled Hamilton's business and logistic interests and has now vacated his position. He was also...

Max Verstappen given warning by race control for post-race celebration – “Won’t be tolerated...

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Red Bull have recently been given a warning by the FIA. This was after Max Verstappen performed his post-race celebration burnout at the Styrian Grand Prix. This was after Verstappen took his fourth victory of the season at the Red...

Not the engine: Mercedes, Williams struggled in Bahrain due to elementary issue

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According to George Russell, Mercedes' lack of pace relative to Red Bull at the Bahrain Grand Prix was prominently because of the sensitivity of the W12 towards windy conditions. During the first weekend of the season at Bahrain, winds...

“I don’t need validation”: Hamilton and Ricciardo set to boycott social media in protest

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A three-day social media boycott has been instigated by English football with support from other sports. F1 world champion Lewis Hamilton and McLaren's Daniel Ricciardo are planning to participate in this boycott. The governing body of English football, various leagues,...

Mattia Binotto sides with Red Bull over power unit discourse – “They have solved...

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Ferrari F1 team principal Mattia Binotto has offered his support to Red Bull after a clash concerning their power units broke out. This comes after there were questions raised over how the 2021 Honda power unit was developed. Both Mercedes and...

Women’s wildcard: Formula One set to welcome female drivers

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In an effort to boost female involvement, Formula 1 has introduced a plan to implement a F1 Esports Series Women's Wildcard. This will lead to a female-only qualification route to the Pro Series. This program is a part of Formula...
Lewis Hamilton

“Hamilton is not stalling due to money”: F1 CEO provides key reason behind prolonged...

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Formula 1 CEO Stefano Domenicali believes that an issue regarding future collaboration is the reason behind Sir Lewis Hamilton's prolonged contract negotiations with Mercedes. With only five weeks left ahead of pre-season testing in Bahrain, Hamilton remains without a...

WATCH: Comedy central in Spain as Alfa Romeo completely mess up pitstop attempt

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https://twitter.com/f1nocontext/status/1391382981965647876 Alfa Romeo had a comical situation during the Safety Car. When Antonio Giovinazzi came in for a pitstop, one of his Pirelli tyres was flat. This incident sure does make for an interesting news piece! After a Safety Car for Yuki Tsunoda,...
Pierre Gasly

Why are so many F1 drivers getting Covid-19?

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Pierre Gasly became the sixth Formula 1 driver to test positive for COVID-19 while in a training camp in Dubai. However, this news hardly came as a surprise to the F1 community. Gasly communicated the news to his fans...

Jos Verstappen believes Sergio Perez still needs to improve in certain areas

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Jos Verstappen is under the impression that his son Max's Red Bull teammate Sergio Perez is still to make himself home in his performance. Perez joined Red Bull this season in place of Alex Albon and has managed to give...

“Alone in this fight”: Verstappen bemoans lack of support from Perez in battle against...

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By the end of the Spanish Grand Prix, Red Bull's Max Verstappen had to settle for second place after losing out to Mercedes' Lewis Hamilton. After a bold move in the first corner during the start of the race, Verstappen...

“Toto thinks he knows what’s going on”: Horner blasts Wolff, says he should ‘mind...

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Toto Wolff had recently suggested that Red Bull building its own engine could pave the way for Volkswagen to enter the sport. However, Christian Horner has rubbished this claim, stating that Wolff always seems to know more about other...

“Can do more than Bottas”: Why former F1 driver thinks Perez will catapult Red...

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Red Bull had a strong start to their campaign during the pre-season testing in Bahrain. It seemed as if they were faster than Mercedes and looked like the prime candidates to take an early lead in the battle for...

“Max was wanted by a lot of people”: Verstappen almost signed for rival before...

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Max Verstappen is the favourite for being the next world champion after Lewis Hamilton. Ever since he showcased prodigal skills on a go-kart at the age of three, he was bound for an interesting Formula 1 career. It was Red Bull...
Haas

New Haas engine ready, but no engineers to install it!

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Haas had plenty of reason to celebrate as it has been able to deliver a new car for the 2021 season on time. However, there is a small hurdle to overcome for the team. While the team has managed...

Drive To Survive producer on why crucial moments were left out in Season 3...

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When it comes to Formula 1, "Drive To Survive" is the most prominent show on Netflix. Giving a fresh set of eyes to the fans, the show provides a unique perspective of the sport. However, several key aspects of...

Diplomacy: Hamilton claims to have found best weapon of attack

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Mercedes driver Lewis hamilton has admitted to opting for a different stance when it comes to his fight against racism. The 36-year old has said that he will look to adopt the principles of diplomacy rather than look to...

F1 2021 set to be best-ever racing game, but it does not include these...

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Codemasters recently released the teaser for F1 2021 video game and things have never been better for gamers. The game boasts a brand new story mode with enhanced split-screen gaming and a lot more features. EA also mentioned that they...

Hamilton has not spoken to Russell since Bahrain GP – “Don’t know what I...

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Williams driver George Russell has claimed that he will find out whether he will get a seat at Mercedes for next season much sooner than expected. Russell is currently managed by Mercedes and is one of the drivers that the...
Sir Lewis Hamilton and Marcus Rashford

“I know what it feels like to be hungry”: Hamilton full of praise for...

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British Formula 1 driver Sir Lewis Hamilton has come out with words of appreciation for football icon Marcus Rashford. Rashford played a leading role in a fight to reduce child poverty in the country. The implications of the coronavirus...
Mclaren F1 2021

Reactions from social media after McLaren unveils MCL35M

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McLaren became the first team to launch its 2021 challenger. The car looks great but opinion was divided on social media regarding its similarity with previous editions. Here are some of the best reactions from social media after the launch...

“We’re not kids guys, just do better”: Ricciardo rebukes F1 online content

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Daniel Ricciardo is a known critic when it comes to what F1 posts on its social media accounts. He also raised his voice when they kept broadcasting Romain Grosjean's horrific crash last year at Bahrain again and again. It...

“Verstappen will smash Hamilton”: Former F1 champion has one condition for showdown

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Former F1 world champion Nelson Piquet believes that Red Bull driver Max Verstappen would "smash Hamilton" if he was his teammate at Mercedes. The Brazilian driver said that while making a direct comparison is difficult, he firmly believes Verstappen...

Not Ricciardo: Former F1 driver surprised Ferrari did not follow up on initial instinct

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Formula 1 driver Daniel Ricciardo may have signed a three-year contract at McLaren, but he was reportedly a target for Ferrari after things between Sebastian Vettel and the Italian outfit went sour last season. The Maranello eventually decided to...
Red Bull Max Verstappen

Red Bull launches plan to develop its own engine

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Red Bull is set to take over Honda's engine after a successful meeting regarding an engine development freeze involving all teams and F1 officials on Thursday. Honda has already decided to quit the sport at the end of the...
Ferrari is a Formula 1 team

Ferrari to copy Mercedes with radical engine change, hope to push for 2022 title

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Ferrari is working on a new power unit for the 2022 season. The team has taken inspiration from Mercedes, according to a report. Motorsport states that Ferrari will go ahead with its plan of having an engine that features...

“Not like I don’t understand”: Favourite to win the Imola GP, Max says he...

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The bookmakers have placed Max Verstappen as their favourite to win the Grand Prix in Imola. The race next week is the second race of the season with Lewis Hamilton winning the first one at Bahrain. The signs indicate...

“Do you remember Ferrari”: Hamilton issues word of caution to Verstappen as title trash-talk...

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Lewis Hamilton's journey to break the Formula 1’s record for the most world titles ever has pitted him against a number of competitors over the years. This year, his main competition has come in the form of Red Bull's...
Claire Williams of Williams F1

“Daddy never wanted me here”: Claire Williams says critics misinformed

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Former Williams F1 manager Claire Williams faced a lot of criticism throughout her time at the team founded by her father. She never responded much to this criticism. But, after the family was forced to sell the team in...
Lando Norris of McLaren

Mental health: Norris admits he suffered from imposter syndrome and how he “beat himself...

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British Formula 1 driver will start his third season in Formula 1. His performances have been noteworthy on the track, but he has certain goals off it as well. Mental health awareness is one such goal, and an important...

Report: Ricciardo raced with “damaged car” during Bahrain Grand Prix

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McLaren recruit Daniel Ricciardo managed to finish among the points on his first race for his new team. However, it could have been a lot better as the team has revealed that he was racing with a significantly damaged...

“He was depressed”: Wolff admits ‘tough call’ rattled driver but claims he had no...

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Mercedes driver Valtteri Bottas had an episode that focused primarily on him in the Netflix docu-series called Drive to Survive. Bottas had claimed in this episode that sometimes things got so bad that he had contemplated even leaving the sport...

“Ferrari is hiding speed”: Gasly, Leclerc exchanged messages after pre-season testing

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The surprise package of the Bahrain pre-season testing was undoubtedly AlphaTauri, who emerged as the second-fastest team on the grid. Ferrari came in third place, with Sainz 0.55 seconds slower than Yuki Tsunoda. Pierre Gasly took the opportunity to...

Hamilton has special clause in Mercedes deal through which he can earn as much...

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Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton signed a contract with Mercedes after a long and arduous period of negotiations. The two parties eventually reached consensus over a one-year deal and owing to the implications of the pandemic, Hamilton also agreed to...

“Inappropriate comment and it’s complete nonsense”: Marko rubbishes Wolff’s big claim

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Come 2022, Red Bull will be seen racing the grid with their own engines. Honda, who have been serving as the team's engine suppliers, will stop the delivery of engines to the outfit after this year. However, Red Bull...

“Most promise”: Ricciardo reveals why he dumped Renault for McLaren seat

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Australian Formula 1 driver Daniel Ricciardo decided to move to McLaren at the end of the 2020 season. He has made a few switches through the course of his career. It can be argued that he has looked for...

“He dresses like a 60-year-old, but he’s alright”: Ricciardo pins blame on Drive To...

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The Netflix docu-series called Drive To Survive had its third season aired this March. McLaren recruit Daniel Ricciardo is not completely sold on the authenticity of the show. The Australian felt that during the shoot, the Drive to Survive...

“It would have been a catastrophe”: Analyst on Hamilton, Verstappen incident that went unnoticed

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Damon Hill seems to enjoy a good fight between Lewis Hamilton and Max Verstappen. Hamilton won in Bahrain while three weeks later, Verstappen took the victory in Imola. According to the 60-year-old, both Hamilton and Verstappen are in cut-throat competition. "It's...

“Rules need to be clearer and not like a Shakespeare novel”: Wolff seeks more...

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Track limits played a vital role in deciding the eventually winner of the opening Grand prix in the 2021 season. In what was one of the most fascinating races in recent times, Lewis Hamilton established his credentials as one...

“I don’t like bubbles so I won’t drink it”: Hamilton refuses to try champagne...

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In a recent announcement, Formula 1 revealed that they will no longer have champagnes on the podium for celebrations. Instead, it will be replaced by sparkling wine made by Italian makers, Ferrari Trento. With this new development to be...

“I am a man of my word”: Honey Badger threat has not put Abiteboul...

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One thing that makes sports highly interesting is the off-field banter and a good-natured competitive wager. A similar bet was made between Daniel Ricciardo and Cyril Abiteboul. Ricciardo won the comical tattoo bet and now his former boss has...

“That never happened at Ferrari”: Ecclestone explains key factor behind Vettel’s dip in form

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Aston Martin driver Sebastian Vettel is on the road to recovery following a torturous final season with Ferrari that ended with his departure. He struggled for the entirety of the 2020 season, regularly featuring in a battle with the...

“Things were complicated”: Wolff reveals that he was on the verge of making Hamilton...

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According to Mercedes' team boss Toto Wolff, there was no thought given to the dynamic between Lewis Hamilton and Nico Rosberg initially. But, things changed when the pair fell out fighting for titles which resulted in a detrimental relationship...

Hamilton reacts to Bottas not following team orders and making him work for overtake

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Lewis Hamilton managed to score his third win out of four races this season. The Brit managed to become victorious and increase his lead at the top of the F1 drivers' championship with the help of an audacious two-stop...

“Closer to Renault Clio Cup”: Wolff threatens to demote Russell following Bottas feud

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Mercedes team principal Toto Wolff has called George Russell's remark on his collision with Valtteri Bottas as utter "bulls**t". Russell had said that Bottas would have never collided "if it was another driver". Wolff acknowledged that Russell still has...

“Rude awakening after analysing data”: Aston Martin hit hard after Bahrain ‘disasterclass’

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According to Aston Martin F1 CEO Otmar Szafnauer, the changes in the 2021 aerodynamic regulations have hurt his team's cars more than the others especially after its disappointing performance in the season opening Bahrain Grand Prix. Owing to Lance Stroll's...

“Unworthy of Formula 1”: Verstappen pins blame on Portimao circuit after qualifying woes

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Max Verstappen did not have a picture-perfect qualifying and was left visibly disappointed in its aftermath. He even took out time to point out the flaws of the Portimao circuit. Valtteri Bottas took pole followed by Lewis Hamilton. Verstappen came...

“Getting beaten to a pulp”: Former F1 champion addresses Vettel predicament at Aston Martin

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It took many by surprise when Sebastian Vettel announced that he would be appearing for Aston Martin in 2021. It came on the back of a dismal showing for Ferrari in the 2020 campaign. The team finally lost patience...

“We used all our development tokens”: Norris bemoans McLaren-Mercedes deal

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McLaren has signed a fresh deal with Mercedes which will see it use engines supplied by the Silver Arrows. This is believed to be a huge gain for the team, provided the engine is well integrated into the chassis. However, McLaren...

Lewis Hamilton bewildered by Red Bull’s newfound pace – “Don’t know where they get...

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Lewis Hamilton is facing a difficult time trying to understand where Red Bull and Max Verstappen have found their speed in recent races. The Mercedes driver claims that he is stupefied by the top speed of his rival outfit and...

“He obviously lost it and hit me”: Bottas pins blame on Russell for race-ending...

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Valtteri Bottas and George Russell faced elimination after both their cars collided on the first chicane around the halfway mark of the race on Sunday in Imola. The collision led to a red flag which suspended the race as...

“Hamilton must’ve expected it would be better”: Schumacher does not think Lewis will win...

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Former F1 driver Ralf Schumacher believes Lewis Hamilton will struggle to win his eighth world championship this season. He has based this assessment on how the Silver Arrows fared at the pre-season testing in Bahrain. "The problems that Mercedes...
Daniel Ricciardo

First look at Ricciardo in new McLaren colours

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Daniel Ricciardo enjoyed his first day at McLaren ahead of the 2021 Formula 1 season. After a stellar 2020 campaign with Renault, the Australian will feature for midfield rivals McLaren in the upcoming season. He replaces Carlos Sainz, who has...

Personalised letter: Sainz explains why he gained enormous respect for Vettel

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New Ferrari recruit Carlos Sainz will take Sebastian Vettel's seat in the upcoming Formula 1 season. While Vettel has joined Aston Martin and the two will be competitors this season, Sainz can't help but praise Vettel and has confessed...

“He’s simply too slow”: Pressure growing on Bottas to keep hold of Mercedes seat

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According to 1997 F1 world champion Jacques Villeneuve, Sergio Perez can be of more help to Max Verstappen's title pursuit than Valtteri Bottas can be to Lewis Hamilton. Villeneuve believes Bottas is "simply too slow" to be of any...

Ricciardo shows maturity by stubbing ego and following team order – “The team was...

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Even though two drivers drive for the same team and are called teammates, there is still a lot of competition within them. That is just the nature of Formula 1. There have been cases where selfish behaviour on one's...
Lewis Hamilton will race for Mercedes in 2021

Official: Hamilton pens new deal with Mercedes; both parties agree on joint foundation

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Reigning Formula 1 champion Lewis Hamilton has put an end to speculation surrounding his contract by committing to a one-year deal with Mercedes. The team confirmed this news in a statement that has ended all uncertainty surrounding his future....

“If you want to win this race”: Tactical masterstroke allowed Bottas to trump Hamilton

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Mercedes driver Valtteri Bottas knows that this year will be make-or-break for him as far as his Formula 1 career at Mercedes is concerned. Bottas has been at the wrong end of the stick on certain occasions with regard...

“It was taken very seriously by the media”: Leclerc clarifies statement that was “blown...

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Ferrari driver Charles Leclerc recently confessed his admiration for endurance racing, specifically mentioning the 24 Hours of Le Mans. Fans of the team took this statement with a pinch of salt, especially since Leclerc is just establishing himself in...

Horner ends favouritism debate by telling Verstappen and Perez only way they can establish...

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After completing the signing of Sergio Perez ahead of the 2021 season, Red Bull can be proud of its driver line-up. Team principal Christian Horner has said that the team will not prioritise any driver (read: Max Verstappen) as...

Mercedes to spend substantial amount to repair Bottas’ car following Imola collision

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Valtteri Bottas had a terrible crash in Imola after George Russell steered into his car. The crash left their cars damaged beyond recognition. It is estimated that the cost of repair will amount up to a whopping $1.39 million. Had the...

“Bottas used as a pawn by Mercedes in Bahrain”: Former F1 driver claims Finn...

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Mercedes driver Valtteri Bottas finished the opening race of the 2021 season in third position at the Bahrain Grand Prix. He scored 16 points owing to the extra one he gained for completing the quickest lap. While this is...

Daniel Ricciardo can’t get away with ‘heartbroken’ excuse – “He clearly had the speed”

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Daniel Ricciardo was overly emotional after a disappointing Styrian Grand Prix result as his season went from 'bad to worse'. Ricciardo managed to gather speed in the opening lap and jumped four spots to P9. However, due to power issues,...

Banter: Sainz hits back at Ricciardo ‘dresses like 60-year-old’ retort with a hilarious comeback

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Carlos Sainz has started to feel more comfortable in his new home at Ferrari. Even though he is yet to show results, Sainz is happy with his performance at the moment. When asked to rate his performance out of ten,...

“We can finally count on both our drivers”: Ferrari principal takes big jab at...

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New Ferrari recruit Carlos Sainz was able to register points on his first race for the team. As a result of this, team principal Mattia Binotto said that the team will "finally be able to count on both" its...
AlphaTauri will compete in 2021

AlphaTauri in pickle with wind tunnel and employee immobility

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Ahead of the start of the Formula 1 season, AlphaTauri has had to deal with quite a few logistical problems. The wind tunnel is still in UK, its Japanese Honda employees need to be dealt with. Normally, this would...

“This is monumental, it marks a new dawn”: Hamilton proud to see effect of...

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Formula 1 champion Lewis Hamilton was among many who expressed their opinion on the guilty verdict of police officer Derek Chauvin, responsible for the death of George Floyd. Chauvin was found guilty of second-degree murder, third-degree murder and second-degree manslaughter which...

“Taken a piece of his soul”: Former Vettel rival claims to know who is...

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Former F1 Grand Prix winner Mark Webber was once a major rival to Sebastian Vettel. The two drivers have had various intense moments including team radio fallouts, collisions, and even dissed their own team orders to get at each...

“Hurts the budget”: Due to Mazepin spins, Steiner reveals team has pondered ‘fixed accident...

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Nikita Mazepin did not really get off to the best of starts in his Formula 1 career, considering solely his on-track mishaps including spins and collisions. Unlike other drivers, the number of mistakes made by Mazepin has been quite...

“Have you got a pass?” – Security personnel in Bahrain asked Hamilton to show...

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When you're at a Formula 1 event, it may be a possibility to mistake someone for an F1 driver. But how often does an actual driver not get identified, that too by the security personnel themselves? They say you...

Lewis Hamilton requests Mercedes for car upgrade, but Silver Arrows turn him down

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Lewis Hamilton has demanded that there needs to be swift action regarding the car after Mercedes was defeated at the Styrian Grand Prix. Hamilton stated that Mercedes can expect more defeats in the future unless his team decides to upgrade...

“We lost over a second per lap”: Why Alpine F1 will not be the...

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Pre-season testing has ended with quite a few teams failing to keep up with the pace. Aerodynamic changes have taken a toll and Alpine is the first to admit that it will have a long year ahead unless it...

Chink in the armour: Hamilton believes he now has in-depth knowledge about Max’s driving...

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Lewis Hamilton enjoyed an amazing victory at the Spanish Grand Prix after beating Red Bull rival Max Verstappen. But according to the seven-time world champion, the highlight of his race was that he learned a lot about the Dutchman. Hamilton...

“It was worse than expected”: Leclerc opens up on atmosphere within Ferrari in 2020

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Ferrari driver Charles Leclerc has opened up about the atmosphere at the team in 2020, claiming that it was a rather strange one. Last year was miserable for the Italian outfit. They were able to accrue only 131 points...

Senna at 5, Vettel at 3: Ranking the Top 5 F1 drivers of all-time...

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Formula 1 is one of the most prestigious racing series in the world. It functions at the pinnacle of speed, power and skill. The world’s most accomplished drivers race at outrageous speeds. They drive highly complex cars to battle...

“We will lose a race or two”: Brown makes bold claim that could jeopardise...

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2021 saw Formula 1 release its longest ever race schedule of 23 races while completely disregarding the presence of COVID-19. Even though last year they managed to pull off 17 races in just a few months, but adding 6...

Vettel not a fan of ‘far-fetched’ DTS – “I don’t want to sound arrogant,...

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Drive To Survive has been one of the most prominent developments in Formula 1 in recent years. The Netflix series is responsible for creating a whole new generation of fans of the sport. However, according to some drivers including Sebastian...
Sebastian Vettel

“I don’t know if Mercedes looks at my passport”: Vettel addresses rumours linking him...

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Aston Martin has entered Formula 1 with all guns blazing, signing Sebastian Vettel ahead of the 2021 season. With uncertainty around Lewis Hamilton's long-term future, there have still been some media outlets linking Vettel with a move to the...
Mercedes tough call

“Clearly not enjoyable”: Wolff faces tough Mercedes call if Turkish Grand Prix goes ahead

Mercedes Team Principal Toto Wolff faces a tough call to make with his staff at Mercedes should Formula 1 go ahead with the Turkish Grand Prix. As of now, preliminary reports suggest that it will get cancelled. Turkey was...
Ayrton Senna in Williams 1993

Blast from the past: When Senna signed the most extraordinary race-by-race deal

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With news that Lewis Hamilton has signed a one-year deal with Mercedes, it may be worth recalling a similar story from years ago. It involved his hero Ayrton Senna and took place 28 years ago. Similar to the way...

Vettel 9th, Prost 5th, Alonso 3rd and Hamilton 2nd: F1 drivers with the highest...

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Formula 1 is a sport for the elite. It is not difficult to comprehend that the drivers take home a whole lot of money from racing and sponsorship. Here, we take a look at the top 10 richest drivers...

“I winced when I saw it:” Horner confesses to binge-watching Netflix series Drive to...

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Red Bull team principal Christian Horner has revealed that he cringed and "winced" while watching the third season of the Netflix docu-series Drive to Survive. Drive to Survive season 3 has gained a lot of positive reviews from fans,...

“Hopefully we haven’t got the whole year to spin”: Steiner discusses Mazepin teething problems

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Nikita Mazepin has surely had an interesting season till now. According to Haas boss Guenther Steiner, conclusions about himare being made "too early" as the Russian driver has a lot more to offer. The 22-year-old had a peculiar performance in...

“Time is ticking”: Former F1 champion explains what will push Verstappen to leave Red...

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Red Bull driver Max Verstappen is one of the finest drivers on the grid. Many have even claimed that the young Dutchman is at par with Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton. Speculation has been rife about Verstappen replacing Hamilton at...

“If the engine stops like that”: Tsunoda’s blip might spell bad news for Red...

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Yuki Tsunoda's run at the Spanish Grand Prix ended early as his AlphaTauri came to an abrupt halt after just six laps. This could lead to similar consequences for Max Verstappen's Honda engine. Honda technical director Toyoharu Tanabe revealed what...

“No one even considers Ferrari offer”: Mercedes staff turn down chance of salary hike...

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Ferrari's current plight in Formula 1 is a far cry from the glory days of Michael Schumacher. Few would've believed that any other team can manage a similar run of dominance as seen by the team in red a...

“We are finalising the details”: Historic moment imminent at British Grand Prix

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Formula 1 CEO Stefano Domenicali has revealed that the governing body of the sport is closing in on an announcement regarding sprint races that are set to take place this season. Domenicali has already explained the idea behind sprint...

Ace up their sleeves? Wolff refuses to reveal where Mercedes has spent development tokens

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Mercedes team boss Toto Wolff has refused to reveal details of where his team has used its development tokens on the W12 this season. He has said this is to avoid a "war on information". Pre-season always comes with its fair...

Jos explains Verstappen and Hamilton’s shoulder push during post-qualifying interview in Imola

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Hamilton managed to score a win in Bahrain after crossing the finish 0.7 seconds ahead of Max Verstappen. In Imola, he managed a pole position finish in qualifying, with Verstappen behind in third. After the young Dutchman's post-qualifying interview, Hamilton...

WATCH: Norris laughs at the expense of Sainz garage spin

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Carlos Sainz and Lando Norris were phenomenal last year, helping McLaren to a P3 finish in the final constructors' standings. Much has changed since then, with Sainz joining Ferrari for the upcoming season. However, he has not been forgotten...

“I wanted to experiment”: Mazepin clarifies sarcastic ‘I almost crashed into Lewis’ comment

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Haas F1 driver Nikita Mazepin attempted to explain the comments he made following his near miss with Lewis Hamilton during day 3 of pre-season testing in Bahrain. Mazepin almost crashed into Hamilton late in the day. After managing to...

“Give him a lot of credit now”: Alonso reveals newfound respect for Hamilton’s F1...

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F1 veteran Fernando Alonso recently had an interview where he gave fans a glimpse into his season so far and his performance. Additionally, the Spaniard also spoke about what it would take to defeat Lewis Hamilton. He offered insights...

“It didn’t go well”: Perez reveals how Marko and Horner both turned him down...

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Sergio Perez may have been recruited by Red Bull ahead of the 2021 season, but he remembers how the team did not always take to him initially. The Mexican was rejected a spot in the team's driver programme after...

“Not possible with an F1 car”: Verstappen on where he would love to race...

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Red Bull driver Max Verstappen is one of the best talents of his generation. Former F1 world champion Nico Rosberg has even pipped him to give Lewis Hamilton a serious run for his money this season. Verstappen is someone...
Ferrari cars 2020.

“They were forced to use less fuel”: Former F1 driver blurts out reason behind...

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Ferrari was involved in plenty of controversy with respect to its 2019 engine. While the team was able to compete against the likes of Mercedes, there was doubt that the Italian outfit was using excess fuel and thereby circumventing...

Alesi wrecks Niki Lauda’s iconic Ferrari during an exhibition race

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The Monte Carlo circuit saw an exhibition F1 race earlier this weekend. The event comprised of a variety of classic F1 cars which raced around a street circuit. Unfortunately, during one of the races, former F1 driver Jean Alesi crashed...
Lewis Hamilton and Anthony Hamilton

“There’s more to life than racing”: Hamilton’s father suggests Lewis’ days in sport numbered

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Many believe that the main reason behind Lewis Hamilton extending his contract at Mercedes is for a record eighth title. However, this is not why Hamilton decided to continue in the sport, according to the driver's dad Anthony. Hamilton...

“You can see it straight away”: The one skill that Hamilton uses to excel,...

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All eyes were set on Lewis Hamilton and Max Verstappen as they delivered a promising season-opener any F1 fan could ask for. Mercedes' strategy was spot on at Bahrain however it was also Hamilton's skill and perseverance that pushed...

“Hulkenberg appointment means more pressure on Vettel”: Is a German rivalry brewing at Aston...

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Nico Hulkenberg is back at Aston Martin as their team’s official reserve and development driver for the 2021 season. This was the same role he previously carried out too when the team was known as Racing Point in 2020. The...

“Unravelling of all of Verstappen’s former teammates”: Perez gets advice to avoid similar fate

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Speaking about Red Bull driver Sergio Perez's prospects in Formula 1 during the F1 Nation podcast, host Tom Clarkson revealed that the Mexican must admit that he is "slower" than Verstappen. This will offer him the best chance to...

“Lewis is not the only one who can win races in that car”: Ricciardo...

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Daniel Ricciardo has signed up with McLaren for a three-year contract to get the team on top of the table, especially with Lewis Hamilton in mind. In a recent interview, he spoke about Hamilton's consistency and how some drivers...

“That won’t happen again”: Hamilton acknowledges slice of luck in Bahrain victory

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Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton is hopeful that his detractors finally know just how good he is following his exploits in the Bahrain Grand Prix. There has been much talk about exactly how good Hamilton is. For all the championships that...

Gasly retaliates to Marko’s ‘Verstappen could have done better’ jibe with classy comeback

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Pierre Gasly has delivered better performances ever since he was demoted from Red Bull. After joining AlphaTauri, he had a brilliant campaign last year taking an unexpected win in Monza. It seems he is on the same path in...

Valtteri Bottas sought assistance on car setup from Lewis Hamilton ahead of Styrian Grand...

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Valtteri Bottas started the Sunday race from the third row of the grid at the Red Bull Ring for the Styrian Grand Prix. However, before that, he had a stellar performance after qualifying at P2 but earned a three-place penalty...
Romain Grosjean of Haas

‘Selfish’ Grosjean keen to prove point after defying death

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Former Haas driver Romain Grosjean looks set to sign an IndyCar contract for the upcoming season. This comes just two months after his life-changing crash at the Bahrain Grand Prix. Dale Coyne and Romain Grosjean are reportedly in talks...

“Changes introduced to peg us back”: Hamilton believes Mercedes dominance has been targeted

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Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton believes that his team will eventually find a way to tackle a rule introduced by FIA that is designed to "peg us back". The 7-time world champion was not overly enthusiastic after Max Verstappen took...
Honda wuit Formula 1

Rumour: All teams unanimous in engine development freeze vote

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It had earlier been reported by some media outlets that the meeting to vote on freezing engine development was postponed to 25 February. However, German publication Auto, Motor und Sport reports that the vote is still on 11 February. Red...

“Someone once told me it was very important”: Mick discusses ‘weird’ routine

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Formula 1 is a draining sport which requires important physical and mental strength. It enables the drivers to cope with the high-adrenaline atmosphere. But, each driver has their own set of strategies that they use while competing. Mick Schumacher...
Aston Martin is in Formula 1

Aston Martin to follow example of Jaguar, Honda with green livery

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Racing Point is set to function under the name of Aston Martin. Not only will the name change, but so will the livery. As a result, we can expect the car to have a completely different appearance in the...
Lewis Hamilton of Mercedes

“That means more fun”: Hamilton names 3 teams that can challenge Mercedes based on...

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The Formula 1 season is now just a couple of weeks away and all 10 teams were seen at pre-season testing. The third day of testing saw Max Verstappen emerge as the quickest on the grid, followed by Yuki...

“It’s a matter of principle”: Vettel explains noble reason behind refusing vaccine in Bahrain

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Sebastian Vettel has been a part of Formula 1 for almost a decade and half. He has not only matured as a thoughtful driver but also become a more responsible human being. This was reflected when he had a...

“Mercedes staff living in constant fear”: Favourites admit to pre-season nerves

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Mercedes technical director James Allison has admitted that the crew is living in 'constant fear' of being able to repeat the success it achieved last season. The Silver Arrows have won the last seven constructors' championships, but Allison believes...

“Those are just rumours”: Ferrari boss pleads to no wrongdoing

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The third season of the Netflix docuseries Drive to Survive presents us with the greatest behind-the-scenes action in the show's history. A major contributing factor to this is that the filming crew had to be stationed with a particular...

Mercedes and Aston Martin relationship can quickly turn sour if “loyal subordinate” begins to...

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Aston Martin and Mercedes may be enjoying a healthy partnership as things stand, but Damon Hill believes that this will end if the "loyal subordinate" poses any real threat. Running as Racing Point previously, the association with Mercedes has...

Former world champion questions Vettel’s will to succeed, says he lacks motivation

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Aston Martin driver Sebastian Vettel tasted a fair deal of success at Red Bull, but struggled to replicate this during his tenure at Ferrari. Mercedes' dominance in the last few years has played a significant role in that. While...

How Hamilton managed to legitimately reverse on track and avoid penalty in Imola

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Lewis Hamilton had a small crash on the track in Imola. However, the scenario that raised eyebrows was the fact that he ended up reversing his car. FIA race director Michael Masi has revealed that Hamilton broke no rules and...

“I remember it well”: Mick reveals what father Michael said when he confessed desire...

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Many successful Formula 1 drivers attribute their skills to experiences they gathered through karting. The initial years one spends karting can make or break a career in this sport. Mick Schumacher is no different. In an interview, the German revealed...

“To have a Sir drink out of my shoe is pretty cool”: Ricciardo categorically...

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Daniel Ricciardo is well versed with the podium and he is known for his iconic "shoey celebration". The first time he did this was at the German Grand Prix back in 2016. Over time, he has even helped other...

Mercedes unveils 2021 challenger and it is a beauty

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Mercedes has finally revealed its challenger for the upcoming season. In typical Mercedes fashion, the team surprised its fans by unveiling the car on its social media handle just half an hour before the launch. One has to say...

Not Ferrari: Ecclestone reveals the team that would best suit Mick Schumacher

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Former Formula 1 boss Bernie Ecclestone recently spoke about the development of Mick Schumacher and how the sport has progressed since Liberty Media took over. Ecclestone has not met Mick a lot, but judging by his performances in F2...

“It made me very happy”: Rosberg and Hamilton rivalry reignited with cheeky admission

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Formula 1 drivers Hamilton and Rosberg have both entered their teams into the inaugural off-road event Extreme E. This has renewed their rivalry especially after Nico Rosberg won the maiden race event. The pair were teammates from 2013 to 2016...

“Not easy to work with”: Williams boss clarifies stance on Russell, comparing him with...

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Jost Capito took charge of the Williams F1 team after the Williams family gave up the ownership of the outfit last year. This has enabled him to look at every team member with a fresh perspective. He has noticed...

Max Verstappen refuses to copy Lewis Hamilton – “You have to look at yourself”

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Since the onset of the turbo-hybrid era, Lewis Hamilton has been dominating the sport of Formula 1 taking Mercedes to the top spot. After winning back-to-back, Hamilton was able to touch Michael Schumacher's record of seven world championships. As a...

“Red Bull was there until the end”: Ricciardo reveals state of confusion before leaving...

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McLaren driver Daniel Ricciardo has opened up about how he took his career-changing decision to leave Red Bull back in 2018. He spoke about why it was one of the most difficult decisions he ever took. The Australian finally decided...
Romain Grosjean is a former F1 driver

“I suddenly heard the voice of the fire”: Grosjean relives Bahrain crash and challenging...

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Former Formula 1 driver Romain Grosjean has spoken about how his deadly crash last year has left him scarred. He discussed how the images and shock are yet to completely go away from his mind and his initial feedback...

“It goes without saying”: Marko cites only way Red Bull can keep hold of...

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Red Bull advisor Dr Helmut Marko believes there is only one way his team can ensure that Max Verstappen does not get snapped away by Mercedes. Verstappen is one of the finest talents on the grid. The Dutchman has...
Martin Brundle and Lewis Hamilton

“Mercedes wants to keep options open”: Brundle outlines reasons behind ‘unusual’ Hamilton deal

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Lewis Hamilton signed a new deal with Mercedes on Monday following weeks of speculation. Former driver Martin Brundle has termed this deal "unusual". There was no doubt that a deal between the two parties would be struck soon enough,...
Mercedes in 2020.

“Everything is currently open”: Wolff reveals why Hamilton was offered only one-year deal

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Speculation was rife over Lewis Hamilton's future in Formula 1 before it was confirmed that the British driver would stay with Mercedes for another year. (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || ).push({}); Varying reasons behind the length...

“It’s kind of a torture”: Schumacher not enjoying Haas drive that ‘lacks competition’

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Things are not always handed over to rookies on a platter in F1. More often than not, they have to fight their way in lesser efficient cars and do something of note for people to really stand up and...

Toto Wolff had to drop out of race to become F1 CEO due to...

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Toto Wolff was appointed as the Mercedes team boss back in 2014 after Ross Brawn stepped down from the position. He joined Mercedes at a crucial time - when there was a shift from V8 to V6 turbo-hybrid engines. The combination...

“Two ways to explain it”: Vettel believes FIA has hidden agenda behind introducing sprint...

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The Formula 1 Commission has recently introduced a plan to have extra races on Saturdays at three rounds this season. Sebastian Vettel, who previously said this move 'made no sense', continues to be skeptical. The official reason to introduce this...

“The car has a different philosophy”: Vettel details how Aston Martin differs from Red...

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New Aston Martin recruit Sebastian Vettel has admitted that he will face various challenges in his first season with the team. It is not just the fact that he has had to relocate and get to know new people...

“Competition that should be carried out on fair grounds”: Wolff admits to series of...

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Toto Wolff joined Mercedes in 2013 and has ever since led the team to glorious heights. Ever since the start of the turbo-hybrid era in 2014, Wolff has led Mercedes to 103 wins from 139 races, with a record...

“We found a problem”: Verstappen win even more epic after revelation of issue in...

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Max Verstappen was disappointed with third place in qualifying. Daniel Ricciardo was the last teammate to beat him during qualifying, but Sergio Perez ended this run, coming in fractionally faster and taking second spot on the grid. Verstappen also revealed...

“I hope he doesn’t waste himself”: Ecclestone criticises Hamilton’s lack of focus

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Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton has a host of interests apart from Formula 1. With a keen interest in the fashion and music industry, Hamilton has often expressed his desire to have a career in one of these fields once...

“Anyone but Renault”: Red Bull yet to fully forgive Ricciardo for exit

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Red Bull advisor Helmut Marko is yet to forgive former driver Daniel Ricciardo for walking out on the team a couple of years ago. In a decision that rattled the team, Ricciardo decided to sign a two-year deal with...