Denmark GP officials meet in Baku

Apr.30 (GMM) Denmark is still inching its way towards the F1 calendar. Organisers of a proposed street race in Copenhagen met with the boss of Azerbaijan’s similar city grand prix at the weekend. “We had a meeting on Friday with […]

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Vettel upbeat despite losing title lead

Apr.30 (GMM) Although losing the championship lead to Lewis Hamilton in Baku, Sebastian Vettel was the more upbeat driver. Indeed, while Hamilton’s won the race, it was only because Vettel’s late overtaking move for the win failed. And also because […]

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FIA says 2018 Ferrari car ‘not illegal’

Apr.29 (GMM) The FIA has declared Ferrari’s 2018 car “100 per cent” legal. Earlier, it emerged that F1’s governing body had been in touch with the Maranello team amid suspicions Ferrari is using special engine maps to blow exhaust to […]

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Alonso may leave McLaren – Briatore

Apr.29 (GMM) Fernando Alonso could be set to stir up the 2019 ‘silly season’. Currently, Daniel Ricciardo appears to be the key to the driver market, as he weighs up between Red Bull, Mercedes and Ferrari. The Australian said in […]

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Alonso plays down Goss departure

Apr.28 (GMM) Fernando Alonso has played down the reported ousting of McLaren technical boss Tim Goss. Three races into the team’s tough transition from Honda to Renault power, McLaren has been coy over Goss’ apparent departure. “Not much to add,” […]

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Bottas not worried about Mercedes rumours

Apr.28 (GMM) Valtteri Bottas says he isn’t worried about the ‘silly season’ speculation regarding 2019. The Finn’s Mercedes contract is expiring, and Daniel Ricciardo and Esteban Ocon have been linked with his seat for next year. “Not really,” Bottas told […]

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Grosjean defends ‘complainer’ reputation

Apr.28 (GMM) Romain Grosjean has defended his growing reputation as the “complainer” of F1. Critical radio messages made to the Haas team by the Frenchman are often broadcast on television, but Grosjean thinks it’s unfair to make conclusions about his […]

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Alonso welcomes Button to Le Mans

Apr.28 (GMM) Fernando Alonso has welcomed his former McLaren teammate Jenson Button to Le Mans. After Baku, McLaren driver Alonso’s world endurance championship campaign kicks off next weekend with a six hour race at Spa Francorchamps. “Yes, I’m saving energy,” […]

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Halo can feature mirrors in future

Apr.28 (GMM) F1 fans should notice changes to the controversial Halo designs within a few races. The FIA has told teams that they can mount their rearview mirrors on the cockpit protection system from now on. “If someone wants to […]

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