Tag Archives: Ferrari

Vettel beats Bottas at the start, wins 47th career Grand Prix; Hamilton recovers to 4th

Sebastian Vettel took his 47th career grand prix win in a tight Brazilian Grand Prix that saw him  finish just 2.7s ahead of Mercedes’ Valtteri Bottas. Ferrari team-mate Kimi Räikkönen took the final podium position after fending off Lewis Hamilton in the closing laps, the Briton having charged through the field after a pitlane start. At the… Read More »

Vettel takes pole ahead of Red Bulls

Sebastian Vettel took pole position for the Singapore Grand Prix, beating Red Bull Racing’s Max Verstappen and Daniel Ricciardo by over three tenths of a second. Ferrari’s Kimi Räikkönen was fourth as championship leader Lewis Hamilton finished fifth ahead of team-mate Valtteri Bottas. The early pace in Q1 was set by Red Bull Racing, with… Read More »

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 »

Hamilton takes lead with a dominant back-to-back victory in a Mercedes 1-2: F1 Italian Grand Prix

Monza, 3 Sept 2017: Lewis Hamilton regained the Drivers’ title lead in FIA Formula One World Championship after he headed a Mercedes one-two at the Italian Grand Prix. The Silver Arrows were utterly dominant at Monza with Hamilton beating third-placed Sebastian Vettel by more than 36 seconds. The Briton’s sixth win of the season puts… Read More »

Vettel wins; Hami fourth: F1 Hungary GP

Hungaroring, 30 July 2017: Sebastian Vettel took his fourth victory of the season at the Hungarian Grand Prix ahead of team-mate Kimi Raikkonen to establish a 14-point lead over Lewis Hamilton as the Briton finished fourth, behind team-mate Valtteri Bottas. While the result reflected the quartet’s starting positions, the 70 laps were not without drama,… Read More »

Queries on Ferrari strategy dominate press meet

Monte Carlo, 28 May 2017: Transcript of the FIA press conference after the Formula One World Championship race at Monaco on Sunday. The following drivers who finished on the podium attended the Press Meet. 1 – Sebastian VETTEL (Ferrari), 2 – Kimi RÄIKKÖNEN (Ferrari), 3 – Daniel RICCIARDO (Red Bull Racing). PODIUM INTERVIEWS Conducted by Nico Rosberg:… Read More »