Ecclestone’s mother-in-law kidnapped – reports

Jul.26 (GMM) Brazilian kidnappers are reportedly demanding $37 million in ransom for the release of F1 supremo Bernie Ecclestone’s mother-in-law. Authoritative sources including the broadcaster Globo, UOL as well as Veja, a Sao Paulo newsmagazine, claim Aparacida Schunck, the mother […]

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Keeping Haryanto is ‘plan A’ – Manor

Jul.26 (GMM) Manor says its “plan A” is to keep Indonesian rookie Rio Haryanto on the team in 2016. In Hungary, it emerged that alternatives like Stoffel Vandoorne and Jordan King are in the running because Haryanto’s sponsorship had dried […]

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Vettel backs Hamilton over yellow flags

Jul.26 (GMM) Claims Lewis Hamilton triggered the late stewards investigation into teammate Nico Rosberg’s pole position have been played down. Even after the reigning world champion won the Hungarian grand prix, it was clear tension between the two Mercedes drivers […]

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F1 rules on agenda for strategy group

Jul.25 (GMM) The abundance of rules in F1 today will be discussed by the strategy group in Geneva later this week. Throughout the Hungarian GP weekend, complaints about the regulations were abundant, including when Lewis Hamilton and Nico Rosberg continued […]

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Hungarian Grand Prix – Hamilton wins!

Hamiton wins from Rosberg (+1.977), Ricciardo (+27.539), Vettel (+28.213), Verstappen (+48.659), Raikkonen (+49.044), Alonso (+1 lap), Sainz (+1 lap), Bottas (+1 lap) & Hulkenberg (+1 lap). ‬Perez, Palmer, Gutierrez, Grosjean, Magnussen, Kvyat, Nasr, Massa, Wehrlein, Ericsson and Haryanto make the […]

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Ferrari racing heavier car in Hungary

Jul.24 (GMM) Ferrari’s car became 2 kilograms heavier ahead of the Hungarian grand prix weekend. Germany’s Auto Motor und Sport reports that a turbocharger failure at the Silverstone test resulted in the housing being penetrated. Reportedly, the FIA demanded that […]

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Hungarian Grand Prix – Qualifying

Rosberg on Pole with a 1:19.965 from Hamilton (+0.143), Ricciardo (+0.315), Verstappen (+0.592), Vettel (+0.909), Sainz (+1.166), Alonso (+1.246), Button (+1.632), Hulkenberg (+1.858) & Bottas (+2.217) Hamilton looked set to improve his time on the final run but Alonso spun […]

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Hungarian Grand Prix – 3rd Free Practice

Rosberg quickest with a 1:20.261 from Verstappen (+0.002), Ricciardo (+0.465), Hamilton (+0.508), Raikkonen (+0.598), Vettel (+0.924), Alonso (+1.323), Bottas (+1.388), Perez (+1.411) & Palmer (+1.674). Massa, Magnussen, Button, Gutierrez, Grosjean, Sainz, Hulkenberg, Kvyat, Nasr, Ericsson, Wehrlein and Haryanto make the […]

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