Tag Archives: Formula 1

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 »

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 »

Hamilton takes pole, breaks Schumi’s record for all-time pole positions: F1 Italian Grand Prix

Lewis Hamilton became Formula One’s new all-time pole position record holder and claimed the record for most Italian Grand Prix poles after he took top spot in a marathon qualifying session at Monza that was interrupted by heavy rain for more than two and half hours. In Q3 Max Verstappen had claimed provisional pole with an impressive lap… Read More »

You can compete with top 3, only if you add 200m to your budget: Bob on F1 budget caps

PART TWO: TEAM REPRESENTATIVES – Robert FERNLEY (Force India), Claire WILLIAMS (Williams) Gene HAAS (Haas) Q: Bob, let’s start with you. We’ve seen the Pérez-Ocon situation escalating from a rivalry to something perhaps more damaging. Does the team feel that you’ve managed it well up to this point – and what can you really realistically do… Read More »

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 »