Ogier-Ingrassia claim fourth WRC title in a row with Volkswagen

Crowned with a win: Ogier/Ingrassia wrap up world title after eleven rallies Title defence sees champions join Kankkunen and Mäkinen in exclusive club Match point number two for Volkswagen in the Manufacturers’ Championship Wolfsburg, 16 October 2016: Sébastien Ogier/Julien Ingrassia (F/F) were crowned World Rally Champions for the fourth time in a row after taking… Read More »

Rossi takes pole; Pedrosa operated

Motegi (Japan), 15 October 2016: Movistar Yamaha MotoGP‘s Valentino Rossi and Jorge Lorenzo delivered stunning performances in qualifying at the Twin Ring Motegi circuit, securing a double front row start for Yamaha at the Japanese manufacturer‘s home Grand Prix. Meanwhile, Marc Marquez took the second place in qualifying to get the first row for Repsol Honda.… Read More »

Brackley and Brixworth Celebrate #TheTriple!

Brackley, 11 Oct 2016: Drivers and Senior Management return from Japan to a winner’s welcome, with a day of celebration alongside colleagues at both Mercedes-Benz Formula One factories Seventeen races, hundreds of hotel rooms, thousands of air miles, countless man hours and one incredible achievement at the end of it all. The 2016 season has… Read More »

I will give it everything I’ve got: Lewis Hamilton

DRIVERS 1 – Nico ROSBERG (Mercedes) 2 – Max VERSTAPPEN (Red Bull Racing) 3 – Lewis HAMILTON (Mercedes) PODIUM INTERVIEWS (Conducted by Kai Ebel) Q: Congratulations Nico, a fantastic win. Nico ROSBERG: It’s been an awesome weekend for sure, the whole weekend had gone great from the word go, so it’s been very, very special,… Read More »

Rosberg beats Hamilton to take Japanese GP pole

Nico Rosberg beat title rival Lewis Hamilton by the tiny margin of 0.013s to secure pole position for the Japanese Grand Prix. Third and fourth places were secured by Ferrari, with Kimi Raikkonen ahead of Sebastian Vettel, while Red Bull Racing qualified just behind with Max Verstappen fifth ahead of Daniel Ricciardo. Vettel though will… Read More »

F1 – A matter of centimetres

DRIVERS 1 – Nico ROSBERG (Mercedes) 2 – Lewis HAMILTON (Mercedes) 3 – Kimi RÄIKKÖNEN (Ferrari) TV UNILATERAL Q: Nico, the pressure was really on for that final run but you did it, pole by 13 thousandths of a second which I think your team calculates to be 82 centimetres around this Suzuka circuit. Nico… Read More »

Minimise the effect of Brexit on F1, pleads Hasegawa of Honda

TEAM REPRESENTATIVES – Ayao KOMATSU (Haas), Bob BELL (Renault), Luigi FRABONI (Ferrari), Paddy LOWE (Mercedes), Yusuke HASEGAWA (Honda), Pat SYMONDS (Williams) PRESS CONFERENCE Bob, let’s start with you: How have you been getting on rebuilding the staff at Enstone, where do you still lack and what will the effect of all this be on the… Read More »