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Overtaking  "almost impossible" during Australian GP 0

Overtaking "almost impossible" during Australian GP

The 2017 cars are faster and wider than their predecessors, with more aerodynamic performance and more grip from bigger Pirelli tyres. Hulkenberg was quicker than Force India’s Esteban Ocon in the closing stages of...

Bottas thinks he’s made a "good start" to Mercedes career 0

Bottas thinks he’s made a "good start" to Mercedes career

Bottas lost ground to Lewis Hamilton and Sebastian Vettel when he struggled for grip in he early part of the race, but in the second half of the race he closed in on his...

Vettel, Hamilton would relish F1 2017 title battle 0

Vettel, Hamilton would relish F1 2017 title battle

Vettel and Hamilton dueled for the 2010 crown, with the German winning for Red Bull as then-McLaren driver Hamilton missed out. While Vettel went on to claim four straight drivers’ titles, Hamilton never managed...

Race analysis: How Hamilton’s early stop lost him the Australian GP 0

Race analysis: How Hamilton’s early stop lost him the Australian GP

The ease with which Lewis Hamilton and Mercedes dominated Friday practice in Melbourne left a few people shell-shocked. What had happened to the speed Ferrari had shown in Barcelona testing, which had boosted everyone’s...

Wolff: We had hoped for Max to pit earlier 0

Wolff: We had hoped for Max to pit earlier

Mercedes team chief Toto Wolff has admitted that his team were well beaten at the season opening Australian Grand Prix, not because of a strategy gaffe but rather because Ferrari had the better package...

Australian Grand Prix: Slideshow and interviews 0

Australian Grand Prix: Slideshow and interviews

Slideshow of select images and drivers’ quotes from the Australian Grand Prix, Round 1 of the 2017 Formula 1 World Championship, at Albert Park in Melbourne. Keep reading.. This article was originally published on...

Kaltenborn: Incomprehensible why the stewards didn’t react 0

Kaltenborn: Incomprehensible why the stewards didn’t react

Sauber were left seething after Haas driver Kevin Magnussen escaped a penalty after clattering into Marcus Ericsson, during the frenzy of the first lap of the Australian Grand Prix, as the field hurtled into...

Raikkonen: It’s a bit disappointing where I finished 0

Raikkonen: It’s a bit disappointing where I finished

Kimi Raikkonen finished fourth in the season opening Australian Grand Prix,, but left Melbourne wondering why his teammate Sebastian Vettel had a car for victory but he did not. Speaking to media after the...

Melbourne Diary: This was a promising start… 0

Melbourne Diary: This was a promising start…

[See image gallery at www.grandprix247.com] Sunday It’s been a long time coming, but Formula 1 racing is finally back – and yet, there was still plenty of nonsense around the race worth remarking on...

Australian Grand Prix: Top three press conference 0

Australian Grand Prix: Top three press conference

Full transcript from the FIA hosted top three press conference after the Australian Grand Prix, Round 1 of the 2017 Formula 1 World Championship, at Albert Park in Melbourne, featuring: race winner Sebastian Vettel...