"Ocon is faster than you" Team orders.. they are ok by me but are they any use when fundamentally there is a flaw in the path to achieving F1 success.. and that is the success is different for teams and divers...
Prelude Brutal heat shimmered off the tarmac at the famed Circuit Gilles-Villeneuve as the mistral wind keened across the Ile Notre-Dame, hoping to upset the delicate balance of the skittish creatures about to race and draw the keening cry of the Safety Car.
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McLaren executive director Zak Brown has two racing helmets on a display cabinet in his office, one in the colours of two-times Formula One world champion Fernando Alonso and the other belonging to ‘Lando‘.
It's a circuit that presents drivers with a unique set of challenges too, blending high speeds with heavy braking zones. The semi-permananet facility also has the feel of a street circuit in that the barriers are close and the grip level is low, especially at the start of the weekend. In short, it's not a circuit for the fain of heart.
Underdogs do not achieve 60 poles of the last 65 races. Ferrari only ended a 21-race podium streak by Mercedes at Monaco (the fourth longest such run in the sport's history).
The executive committee have now given us our marching orders," said Brown "We’re not going to go into another year like this, in hope."
Ex-Formula 1 owner Eddie Jordan and part time pundit believes Mercedes will quit Formula 1 at the end of next season and focus on developing engines. Jordan, in interview with Auto Bild, reckons that the current F1 outfit will walk away from F1 at the end of the 2018 season, he thinks they will "pull … Continue reading Mercedes will quit Formula 1 2018 – Eddie Jordan
After an almost "Charlie Bucket" style golden ticket into F1 Former F3 champion Lance Stroll heads into his home GP with zero points from the first 6 races and a fair share of criticism that spurred on deputy team principal Claire Williams to publicly state to the critics that "Lance Stroll should be given a … Continue reading Lance Stroll not feeling pressure from team or home GP