Vettel can still win 2017 title – Brawn

Sep.21 (GMM) F1 boss Ross Brawn has backed Sebastian Vettel to bounce back and continue to fight for the 2017 title. After Singapore, where the Ferrari driver was blamed for the first-corner crash, the Italian press said it was the […]

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Haas defends Singapore ‘team orders’

Sep.20 (GMM) Haas boss Gunther Steiner has defended a case of ‘team orders’ imposed in Singapore last weekend. When he emerged from his car under the city-state’s floodlights, Kevin Magnussen told the media that being ordered by his bosses to […]

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Title hopes not over for Vettel – Hamilton

Sep.20 (GMM) Lewis Hamilton says his championship rival Sebastian Vettel cannot be written off. In Singapore, as he extended his winning streak to a hat-trick, Mercedes’ Hamilton pulled out a 28-point lead over Vettel, Ferrari’s former championship leader. Niki Lauda, […]

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McLaren ‘only two weeks behind’ – Boullier

Sep.20 (GMM) Eric Boullier insists the long-running ‘will they or won’t they?’ McLaren-Honda divorce saga has only slightly delayed the British team’s preparations for 2018. Although the split was only made official in Singapore, the McLaren team boss says the […]

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Bottas ‘not number 2 driver’ – Wolff

Sep.19 (GMM) Toto Wolff says he still will not designate Valtteri Bottas the ‘number 2’ driver behind Lewis Hamilton. While Hamilton completed a victory hat-trick and pulled out a 28 point advantage over Ferrari’s Sebastian Vettel in Singapore, Mercedes teammate […]

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Title not lost for Vettel yet – Trulli

Sep.19 (GMM) Jarno Trulli says it is still possible that Sebastian Vettel will win the 2017 title. That is despite the fact the partisan Italian press is livid that, with the first corner crash in Singapore, “an entire season was […]

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Lauda blames Vettel for Singapore crash

Sep.19 (GMM) Niki Lauda has joined scores of fans and insiders who blame Sebastian Vettel for putting his championship hopes in tatters in Singapore. On Twitter, the Maranello team lashed out at Max Verstappen for Sunday’s first corner crash, while […]

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Aston Martin to be Red Bull title sponsor

Sep.18 (GMM) Aston Martin looks set to become Red Bull’s title sponsor next year. Although the energy drink owned team uses a Tag-Heuer branded Renault engine, Red Bull is also sponsored by the British luxury carmaker Aston Martin. And in […]

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Father admits Palmer eyeing Williams seat

Sep.18 (GMM) Jolyon Palmer’s father has confirmed the 26-year-old is eyeing a switch to Williams for 2018. Renault driver Palmer admitted Singapore was a difficult weekend, as he tackled not only the news he is being dropped by the team […]

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