Bottas takes sponsor to Mercedes

Jan.20 (GMM) Valtteri Bottas is taking a personal sponsor with him from Williams to Mercedes. Throughout his career, the 27-year-old has been backed by Finnish industry conglomerate Wirhuri, which had prominent signage on Williams’ livery. But now that Bottas is […]

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Liberty urges teams to buy into F1

Jan.20 (GMM) New F1 owner Liberty Media has urged the teams to buy into the sport. Earlier this week, we reported that because the share offer would not include actual voting rights on important decisions, the teams were not keen. […]

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Klien starts military service in Austria

Jan.19 (GMM) Former F1 driver Christian Klien is starting his year by finally completing his compulsory military service in his native Austria. Now 33, it is over a decade ago that the former Jaguar, Red Bull and HRT driver began […]

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GP2 champion Gasly heads to Japan

Jan.19 (GMM) Reigning GP2 champion will keep his skills sharp this year in Japan’s top tier of open wheel racing. Just like his GP2 champion predecessor Stoffel Vandoorne last year, it has emerged that Frenchman Gasly, 20, will race in […]

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Silverstone ‘will drop’ British GP – source

Jan.19 (GMM) Bad news is still flowing out of Silverstone, the embattled current venue of the historic British grand prix. Recently, the track-owning British Racing Drivers’ Club (BRDC) indicated it could end its F1 race deal, although president Derek Warwick […]

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Stroll happy Massa replacing Bottas

Jan.19 (GMM) 2017 rookie Lance Stroll says he is happy that Felipe Massa will be his teammate this year. Earlier, the 18-year-old Canadian was set to be paired with Valtteri Bottas at Williams, but the Finn has switched to Mercedes. […]

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