Marko says 2020 ‘should be our year’

Dec.3 (GMM) 2020 “should be our year”, according to Red Bull’s confident top official Dr Helmut Marko. The Honda-powered team is under pressure to finally break through with a title-winning package for 2020, in order to keep Max Verstappen for […]

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Sainz says TV absences in 2019 ‘strange’

Dec.3 (GMM) Carlos Sainz says it is “strange” that he has been battling for television coverage in 2019. Several times this year, the McLaren driver has pointed out his conspicuous absence from F1’s live broadcasts of the grands prix. “I’m […]

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Ocon too tall to replace Russell in Abu Dhabi

Dec.3 (GMM) Esteban Ocon says he could not race in Abu Dhabi last weekend because of his height. When George Russell had his undisclosed personal issues at the 2019 finale, Williams reached out to Mercedes’ reserve driver, Frenchman Ocon. “George […]

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Williams slammed over Abu Dhabi test plans

Dec.3 (GMM) An F1 commentator has slammed Williams’ plans for the post-grand prix Abu Dhabi test this week. The struggling British team has announced that while George Russell and Nicholas Latifi will each have only half a day at the […]

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Leclerc held Ferrari back in 2019 – Villeneuve

Dec.3 (GMM) Jacques Villeneuve thinks Charles Leclerc’s impatience may have held Ferrari back in 2019. The always-outspoken 1997 world champion thinks Ferrari’s early championship promise ultimately “fell apart” during the course of the season. “A lot depends on the chemistry […]

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Vettel jokes about Ferrari exit rumours

Dec.3 (GMM) Sebastian Vettel has issued a smiling rebuke to rumours that he could be forced out of Ferrari. The German was asked about speculation that Lewis Hamilton could be heading to the Maranello team to become Charles Leclerc’s future […]

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