Mercedes power is definitely better than Ferrari power, a tongue-in-cheek comment by Hamilton

DRIVERS: 1 – Lewis HAMILTON (Mercedes); 2 – Valtteri BOTTAS (Mercedes); 3 – Sebastian VETTEL (Ferrari). PODIUM INTERVIEWS (Conducted by Martin Brundle and Jean Alesi) Martin BRUNDLE: Lewis, you’re now leading the world championship again. Lewis HAMILTON: You know what…. You know what… MB: You might just have to punch through this [noise] LH: Yeah, you know what, I love it… Read More »

Russell wins; Maini bumped by teammate, fares badly: GP3 Series

Monza, 3 Sept 2017: George Russell put the long wait for the start of Race 1 behind him by claiming a strong win in this morning’s race at the Autodromo Nazionale Monza, keeping his head while chaos reigned behind him to head home an ART 1-2-3 ahead of teammate’s Jack Aitken and Anthoine Hubert to… Read More »

Hamilton praises youngsters, Ocon and Stroll: F1 post-quali press meet

DRIVERS 1 – Lewis HAMILTON (Mercedes) 2 – Max VERSTAPPEN (Red Bull Racing) 3 – Daniel RICCIARDO (Red Bull Racing) GRID INTERVIEWS (Conducted by Davide Valsecchi) Lewis your lap was wonderful, 1.1 seconds in front of this guy. You were amazing. Lewis HAMILTON: Thank you man, grazie. I appreciate your excitement. I’m just as exvited. We’ll… Read More »

Massa tops rain-affected FP3; only 7 complete timed-laps

Felipe Massa set the quickest time of final practice for the Italian Grand Prix as heavy rain led to a much-abbreviated session featuring just 16 minutes of running. The rain moved into the Monza area overnight and ahead of this morning’s session the downpours intensified to the degree that five minutes before the scheduled start… Read More »

MotoGP star Rossi discharged from Hospital

Ancona (Italy), 2 Sept 2017: Movistar Yamaha MotoGP‘s Valentino Rossi has been discharged from hospital after spending one night at the ‘Azienda Ospedaliero-Universitaria Ospedali Riuniti’ in Ancona. Having spent one night at the ‘Azienda Ospedaliero-Universitaria Ospedali Riuniti’, after receiving surgery on the fractures in his right leg, Movistar Yamaha MotoGP rider Valentino Rossi‘s condition improved enough for him… Read More »

Arjun Maini on P8; Qualifying session cancelled due to rain; GP3 Series

Nirei Fukuzumi has been handed pole position for this afternoon’s Race 1 at the Autodromo Nazionale Monza after this morning’s qualifying session was cancelled due to track conditions: the grid will be formed using yesterday’s free practice times, with the Japanese driver to line up ahead of ART Grand Prix teammates George Russell, Anthoine Hubert… Read More »

Injured MotoGP veteran Rossi says: `I want to be back on my bike soon’

Ancona (Italy), 1 Sept 2017: Last night Movistar Yamaha MotoGP‘s Valentino Rossi had a successful operation on the displaced fractures of the tibia and fibula of his right leg. The MotoGP-star was hospitalised after an enduro accident yesterday evening. Following a medical examination at the ’Ospedale Civile di Urbino’, where he was initially diagnosed, the Italian was transported… Read More »