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Nico Rosberg

Mercedes contract not an issue for Rosberg

Apr 19, 2016No Comments

Championship leader Nico Rosberg and Mercedes have played down rising speculation about the German driver’s expiring contract. Reports have suggested Rosberg is on pole position

Fernando Alonso

Alonso and Raikkonen’s engines surviv...

Mar 23, 2016No Comments

The engine, gearbox and monocoque aboard Fernando Alonso’s otherwise-mangled McLaren-Honda survived his famous crash in Melbourne last Sunday. Marca, a Spanish sports daily, estimated the

Daniel Ricciardo

Pirelli happy with new tyre rules in Formul...

Mar 23, 2016No Comments

Pirelli is sure the new tyre selection rules have succeeded in spicing up F1. Although the rules are complex, teams and drivers are essentially now

Dr Helmut Marko

Mercedes can hide their superiority –...

Mar 23, 2016No Comments

The big question after Melbourne is whether Ferrari can really challenge Mercedes’ dominance in 2016. Sebastian Vettel looked set to win the season opener last

Lewis Hamilton

The longer the season, the less important t...

Mar 22, 2016No Comments

“Game on!” declared a smiling world champion Lewis Hamilton after the Australian grand prix, as he finished second behind teammate Nico Rosberg. The Briton was

Dr Helmut Marko

Toro Rosso better than Red Bull – Mar...

Mar 22, 2016No Comments

Toro Rosso may now be the third-best team in formula one behind grandees Mercedes and Ferrari. That is despite the fact that driver Carlo Sainz

Haas F1 Team

No starting bonus for Haas

Mar 20, 2016No Comments

Haas will not get the $10 million start-up bonus that was paid to F1’s most recent team newcomers. To entice the three new teams –

Dr Helmut Marko

Current F1 drivers are overpaid – Mar...

Feb 11, 2016No Comments

Two prominent F1 chiefs disagree over the issue of whether formula one drivers are grossly overpaid. It is believed top stars like Lewis Hamilton, Fernando