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Wolff and Lauda renew contracts with Mercedes 0

Wolff and Lauda renew contracts with Mercedes

Mercedes team bosses and shareholders Toto Wolff and Niki Lauda have agreed new contracts to the end of 2020, the Formula One world champions confirmed. The date aligns the two Austrians’ contracts with the...

Hamilton: I don’t like sharing my data with my teammate 0

Hamilton: I don’t like sharing my data with my teammate

Triple Formula 1 World Champion Lewis Hamilton has revealed that sharing data with his teammate is one of the things he detests about driving for Mercedes, and believes if a driver cannot figure his...

Grosjean: You always want to beat your teammate 0

Grosjean: You always want to beat your teammate

Romain Grosjean is looking forward to his second season with the Haas F1 team and the challenge of the new faster Formula 1 cars of 2017, while aiming to improve on the American team’s...

Magnussen: To improve on last year will be a real challenge 0

Magnussen: To improve on last year will be a real challenge

Haas F1 team ‘new boy’ Kevin Magnussen is relishing the idea off getting as much mileage as possible with his new team during the first Formula 1 preseason test which begins on 27 February...

Steiner: The more you drive the more you learn 0

Steiner: The more you drive the more you learn

Haas F1 team principal Guenther Steiner is hoping for long runs with few mechanical issues when his team takes to the track in Barcelona for the first 2017 Formula 1 test of the year,...

Retro F1 tech: The ground effect era 0

Retro F1 tech: The ground effect era

Formula 1’s relationship with aerodynamics can be traced back to the first cars, even if they were more about streamlining rather than creating downforce. Early misguided attempts at using large airfoils were curtailed before...

Williams: We stood in Valtteri’s way when Ferrari came along 0

Williams: We stood in Valtteri’s way when Ferrari came along

Williams team chief Claire Williams has admitted that her team blocked Valtteri Bottas’ move to Ferrari when they came calling on them to release him to replace fellow Finn Kimi Raikkonen at Maranello in...

Marchionne: I have to admit that I looked silly 0

Marchionne: I have to admit that I looked silly

Ferrari president Sergio Marchionne made a ‘rookie’ mistake of predicting and expecting results for his team ahead of the 2016 season which he admits did his credibility no favours. Marchionne led a revolution at...

Stroll: My hero in racing was Michael Schumacher 0

Stroll: My hero in racing was Michael Schumacher

Teenage rookie Lance Stroll has revealed that Michael Schumacher was his Formula 1 hero that he looked up to throughout his junior ‘career’ and admits he knows a thing or two about the history of...

Hellmund: We had agreed to terms to buy Manor 0

Hellmund: We had agreed to terms to buy Manor

The rescue of Manor nearly happened according to businessman Tavo Hellmund who led a consortium in a bid to takeover the struggling backmarker team, but all the efforts to save the team came to...