Alonso right to do Le Mans in 2018 – Todt

Apr.26 (GMM) Jean Todt says he welcomes Fernando Alonso’s decision to split his time between F1 and the world endurance championship in 2018. The FIA president told EFE news agency: “It’s a very personal decision and we have to respect […]

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Sainz can still improve in 2018 – Gene

Apr.26 (GMM) Carlos Sainz is still able to prove he can match Nico Hulkenberg at Renault. That is the claim of Sainz’s Spanish countryman Marc Gene, who is an experienced Ferrari test driver. Sainz joined Renault late last year on […]

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China a turning point for Verstappen – Haug

Apr.26 (GMM) China could have been a turning point for Max Verstappen, according to former Mercedes boss Norbert Haug. Undoubtedly a young sensation, the Dutchman came under intense scrutiny after the race in Shanghai a fortnight ago following his clash […]

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Sauber racing Williams now – Ericsson

Apr.26 (GMM) Sauber is now racing “on an equal footing” with Williams. That is the claim of Marcus Ericsson, the Swiss team Sauber’s Swedish driver. Sauber was F1’s slowest team in the past two years, but new management and a […]

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Vettel learned from 2017 Baku incident

Apr.26 (GMM) Sebastian Vettel says he has learned from the lessons of Baku a year ago. F1 has touched down once again in Azerbaijan, where a year ago the Ferrari driver famously lost his cool and steered deliberately into Lewis […]

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FIA considering pitstop safety changes

Apr.24 (GMM) F1 is considering some mandatory changes in a bid to make pitstops safer. So far in 2018, as sub three second tyre stops become the norm, there have been several incidents caused ostensibly by teams pushing the limits […]

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Horner wants Ricciardo decision by August

Apr.24 (GMM) Red Bull wants Daniel Ricciardo to make his decision about the future by August. Big rumours are swirling that the Australian has signed a ‘pre-agreement’ to replace Kimi Raikkonen at Ferrari next year. Reportedly, Ricciardo now has until […]

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Official denies Spanish GP in doubt

Apr.23 (GMM) A Spanish official has played down rumours the future of the grand prix in Barcelona could be in doubt. Barcelona’s current contract is set to expire next year, and there are concerns that amid the political wrangling involving […]

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Honda quiet about Red Bull negotiations

Apr.20 (GMM) Honda is giving nothing away about the possibility of teaming up with Red Bull in 2019. Red Bull is openly flirting with leaving the Renault camp after this year, and buoyed by the promising early progress of the […]

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Budget cap good for F1 – Grosjean

Apr.20 (GMM) Romain Grosjean thinks the proposed budget cap will be good for formula one. The Haas driver thinks that if the massive spending of the top teams is curbed, the entire grid will close up. “I love the idea […]

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Rosberg tips Hamilton to end 2018 slump

Apr.20 (GMM) Nico Rosberg thinks his former Mercedes teammate Lewis Hamilton will bounce back from his current performance slump. Although the reigning world champion, Hamilton looked out of form all weekend in China. “It’s a typical Lewis phase,” said Rosberg, […]

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