Monthly Archives: August 2017

Force India drivers make peace and assure they would behave like professionals: F1 clashes

PART ONE: DRIVERS – Esteban OCON (Force India), Sergio PÉREZ (Force India), Sebastian VETTEL (Ferrari). PRESS CONFERENCE Q: Sebastian, let’s start with you. There seems to have been a real bounce. If you can fight with Mercedes, especially at Spa, then you can fight them anywhere. Has the success of the updates you brought to… Read More »

We made the drivers aware of the new team policy, says Force India Team Principal Vijay Mallya

Monza, 29 Aug 2017: Sahara Force India gets ready for the Italian Grand Prix in Monza after the fiasco last week where both the drivers Sergio Perez and Esteban Ocon clashed with each other which resulted in the team losing valuable points. Following the incident the team has put in place some rules and said… Read More »

Hamilton displays great skill to edge out Vettel for Belgian GP win; closes the gap

Mercedes’ Lewis Hamilton claimed victory at the Belgian Grand Prix to close the gap to Ferrari’s Sebastian Vettel at the top of the Formula One Drivers’ Championship standings to just seven points. Despite a determined battle, Vettel was forced to settle for second place. Red Bull Racing’s Daniel Ricciardo who  from sixth on the grid to… Read More »

It is a special day but it’s very surreal and humbling: Hamilton on Schumi record

DRIVERS 1 – Lewis HAMILTON (Mercedes); 2 – Sebastian VETTEL (Ferrari); 3 – Valtteri BOTTAS (Mercedes) GRID INTERVIEWS (Conducted by Will Buxton) Q: Lewis, Ross Brawn just wants to have a couple of words with you to congratulate you on this achievement. Ross BRAWN: I’m here to deliver a very special message from Corinna Schumacher and the Schumacher family,… Read More »

Marquez takes pole with fastest lap ever at Silverstone; Rossi P2

Silverstone, 26 Aug 2017: Repsol Honda’s Marc Marquez took a record-breaking pole position for tomorrow’s British Grand Prix with a 1’59.941” lap, an astonishing performance that made him the only rider in MotoGP history to lap under the two-minute barrier at the Silverstone track. Movistar Yamaha MotoGP’s Valentino Rossi scored second position on the grid teammate Maverick Viñales took… Read More »