Hamilton happier today than a decade ago

Nov.17 (GMM) Lewis Hamilton says he is so much happier today than he was at the beginning of his F1 career. The Briton has just wrapped up his fourth drivers’ title, telling the Italian magazine Sportweek that he is happier […]

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Stroll not listening to ‘haters’

Nov.17 (GMM) Lance Stroll says he would give himself “8.5 out of 10” for his rookie season in F1. Actually, the 19-year-old rookie has been roundly criticised this year, including by 1997 world champion Jacques Villeneuve who doesn’t think Stroll […]

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Bottas must become F1 ‘killer’ – Wolff

Nov.16 (GMM) Toto Wolff has urged second Mercedes driver Valtteri Bottas to become more of an F1 “killer”. After winning his fourth world championship, Lewis Hamilton is being hailed by his Mercedes chiefs. “It’s been rock and roll with Lewis […]

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Massa to accept FIA role

Nov.16 (GMM) The soon-to-be-retired Felipe Massa is set to take on an FIA role in the future. Waldner Bernardo, president of Brazil’s automobile federation, has confirmed local reports that suggest the departing Williams driver will represent Brazil at the World […]

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Lauda denies Mercedes to join F1 quit threat

Nov.16 (GMM) Niki Lauda has denied that Mercedes might join Ferrari in threatening to quit F1. “That’s nonsense,” the F1 legend and team chairman told Auto Motor und Sport. But it is clear that the manufacturers, including Renault, are not […]

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Montezemolo puts brakes on Vettel win

Nov.15 (GMM) Two former F1 luminaries have put the brakes on Ferrari’s optimism after Sebastian Vettel won in Brazil. Although the Maranello marque lost the 2017 title, Vettel was at least able to beat Mercedes’ Valtteri Bottas to the chequered […]

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Rosberg open to fixing Hamilton friendship

Nov.15 (GMM) Outgoing world champion Nico Rosberg says he is open to rekindling his old friendship with Lewis Hamilton. As teammates at Mercedes until last year, the pair shared a particularly acrimonious relationship, even though they had been childhood best […]

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Horner, Steiner, defend Liberty’s F1 plans

Nov.15 (GMM) Christian Horner has defended Liberty Media’s vision of the future of F1. Earlier, Mercedes team chairman and F1 legend Niki Lauda admitted he was “worried” about Liberty’s plans for a new engine formula and budget caps beyond 2020. […]

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Magnussen heading to court in January

Nov.15 (GMM) Kevin Magnussen will be heading to court next January. Earlier this year, we reported that the Haas driver’s ousted former manager Dorte Riis Madsen is suing Magnussen for current and future earnings. Since then, the two sides have […]

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Magnussen tunes out F1 rumours

Nov.14 (GMM) Kevin Magnussen says he no longer pays attention to F1 rumours. In recent days, weeks and months, the Danish driver has been called the ‘bad boy’ of F1. And now Haas is reportedly under pressure from its technical […]

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