Sebastian Vettel has denounced Mercedes’ pre-season declarations as “bulls**t”. Heading into the 2019 season opener, Mercedes gave the strong impression that Ferrari was the favourite. But in Melbourne, Lewis Hamilton is suddenly dominant and easily took pole position ahead of Ferrari and Red Bull. “No one really understood what Mercedes was doing in … [Read more...] about Vettel rejects Mercedes testing ‘bulls**t’
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Mercedes-AMG’s Lewis Hamilton at the 2017 Formula 1 Mexican Grand PrixEnlarge PhotoMercedes-AMG hot shoe, Lewis Hamilton, will stick around for another two years. Mercedes-AMG Petronas Motorsport announced on Thursday that Hamilton's contract will extend through the 2020 Formula One season. With the extension, Hamilton could be in the hunt to match … [Read more...] about Lewis Hamilton signs for two more years at Mercedes-AMG F1 team
Scuderia Ferrari German driver Sebastian Vettel admitted that it’s important to him to remember that being a Formula 1 driver is just a job, and that it doesn’t define him as a person: “Obviously F1 is a big part of my life but it is not the most important thing,” the Maranello team’s driver told The Guardian newspaper this month. “They are … [Read more...] about Sebastian Vettel: “F1 is a big part of my life but it’s not the most important thing”
Lewis Hamilton © James Moy Photography Silly season is upon us, and that means the F1 rumour mill, as if it needed an excuse, is in full flow. It seems slightly odd to think about it now, but back in Hungary, word on the street was that most teams would likely stick with their current line-ups for 2013. Today, if you believe everything you hear, the roundabout is in full … [Read more...] about Just how silly is the Silly Season?
Lewis Hamilton in Parc Ferme The fallout from the Italian Grand Prix will likely continue to make headlines until we next convene for racing in Singapore. The focus will, quite naturally, be on the procedural grey areas around the taking of tyre pressures, the definition of what constitutes the “race start” and the manner in which the increasingly convoluted set of … [Read more...] about Safe From Harm