Boss says Ferrari ‘loves’ Vettel

Sep.19 (GMM) Ferrari team boss Mattia Binotto has issued a strong vote of confidence in Sebastian Vettel. The quadruple world champion began 2019 as the clear number 1, but is now making regular mistakes while 21-year-old newcomer Charles Leclerc rises […]

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2019 title ‘far, far away’ – Vettel

Sep.19 (GMM) Sebastian Vettel has admitted he is unlikely to win the 2019 world championship. The quadruple world champion actually went into this season as the favourite, but Ferrari’s first wins only came in Spa and Monza and it was […]

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Hulkenberg admits Haas an option for 2020

Sep.19 (GMM) Nico Hulkenberg has admitted that Haas could be an option for him in 2020. The American team is expected to announce Kevin Magnussen’s next teammate in Singapore. Team boss Gunther Steiner has said Haas is choosing between Hulkenberg, […]

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Kubica linked with Racing Point move

Sep.19 (GMM) Robert Kubica is now being linked with a move to Racing Point. Earlier this week, the boss of the customer Audi team WRT said the Pole is “naturally an interesting name” for a potential DTM race drive for […]

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Berger rates Verstappen above Leclerc for now

Sep.18 (GMM) F1 legend Gerhard Berger says Max Verstappen and Charles Leclerc are clearly F1’s “stars of tomorrow”. Although 2019 was initially billed as a clear Lewis Hamilton versus Sebastian Vettel battle for the title, it is the two younger […]

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Briatore blasts Horner over Alonso comments

Sep.18 (GMM) Flavio Briatore has blasted Red Bull boss Christian Horner for making critical comments about Fernando Alonso. Amid speculation the two-time world champion might one day want to return to Formula 1, Horner recently said the Spaniard typically brings […]

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Audi’s DTM boss plays down Kubica reports

Sep.18 (GMM) Audi’s DTM boss has played down reports linking Robert Kubica with the German outfit. A specialist publication this week said Audi has had talks with the struggling Williams driver’s management about switching to the German touring car series. […]

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Leclerc manager plays down political influence

Sep.18 (GMM) F1 driver manager Nicolas Todt has denied using his political influence to promote Charles Leclerc’s status above ‘number 1’ Sebastian Vettel at Ferrari. Some have made the connection between Todt’s father – FIA president and former Ferrari boss […]

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Red Bull questions FIA over Ferrari engine

Sep.17 (GMM) Rival top teams are dubious about the performance of Ferrari’s 2019 engine. At Spa and Monza, where Charles Leclerc secured his first two victories back-to-back, the superiority of the Maranello-made power unit was clearer than ever. “Right now, […]

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Hulkenberg denies Haas deal now signed

Sep.17 (GMM) Nico Hulkenberg has played down rumours he has now signed a deal to join Kevin Magnussen at Haas for 2020. Despite their 2017 “suck my balls” run-in, Magnussen insists he would have no problem teaming up with the […]

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Binotto rules out Leclerc-Verstappen pairing

Sep.16 (GMM) Mattia Binotto has ruled out signing Max Verstappen to be Charles Leclerc’s future teammate at Ferrari. With quadruple world champion Sebastian Vettel struggling at present, many see youngster Leclerc as the obvious new number 1 at the famous […]

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