Two-time world champion Formula 1 Fernando Alonso believes that the prospects of success of the tandem McLaren-Renault, there can be no doubt.
Pre-season tests in Barcelona was difficult for the British team, but the Spaniard is still filled with optimism.
“I don’t see any reason for concern, said Alonso on radio El Transistor. – McLaren is one of the best teams in the history of Formula 1 and the Renault – one of the best suppliers of engines. In the past year with their engine, Red Bull Racing won three races.
Looking at all these components, I just don’t...
The pilot Toro Rosso Brendon Hartley believes that his predecessor in the team, Daniil Kvyat would benefit from participation in the world championship on races on endurance.
The Russians in the last year and a half of performances in Formula 1 is often criticized for the fact that he does not recognize the error and learn nothing. According to Hartley, who won the title twice in the WEC, endurance racing such criticism will never occur.
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Racer Red Bull Racing driver Max Verstappen harshly criticized the system of protection of the cockpit “halo” introduced in Formula 1 in mandatory in 2018.
It would seem that two weeks of tests in Barcelona, the fans and the pilots themselves could get used to the strange design. But the 20-year-old Dutchman, who was previously dissatisfied with the “halo”, gave a rather candid statement.
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“The design looks just awful. I personally do not like – said Verstappen in an...
COO Force India Otmar, Szafnauer said that the team is not going to stay in fourth place in the constructors ‘ championship, which was held over the past two seasons. But for the next step in the fight against the teams from the first three – need more budget.
“It’s no secret that in this business, success and money are inseparable, said Szafnauer in an interview with the RaceFans. – With a limited budget you can achieve good results, but is there any chance to win? Probably not.
Collecting a bigger budget, you can put on the track. We’re working on it. I think...
Four-time world champion of Formula 1 Sebastian Vettel has shared his opinion regarding the replacement of the girls on the starting field for children.
With the upcoming season in the Big Prizes instead of models to keep the numbers of pilots will be young drivers from karting and Junior series.
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Vettel, as you know, was one of the most vocal opponents of grid boys at several stages in recent years, and even jokingly called for a boycott of the Grand Prix. But a new initiative he is calmer.
Former racer of the Formula 1 Alex Wurz believes it premature to talk about the fact that the season 2018 could be the last for Kimi Raikkonen in the Big Prizes.
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The upcoming season will be the 16th in his career Finn, who in October will celebrate 39 years and at the end of the season will hold its 294-th Grand Prix. His contract with Ferrari is for one year, and it is unknown whether extended.
“How many times Kimi was sacked? You know, they say cats have nine lives, but he’s got a 12 or even more! –...
Director Haas Gunther Steiner gave to understand that in the season of 2018, the team has no plans to bring to work on Friday free races Ferrari protege Antonio Giovinazzi.
Last year the Italian spent seven training sessions as part of the American team that, according to Steiner, not the best way affected the training of Romain Grosjean and Kevin Magnussen.
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“I can’t say exactly how, but it had a negative impact, said Steiner in an interview with Ekstra Bladet. – Currently, we have such plans. Maybe once during the...
Two-time world champion Formula 1 Fernando Alonso admitted that in the middle of last year had seriously thought about ending my career in the Big Prizes.
Tired of the constant problems with reliability and lack of engine power Honda, the Spaniard may try hand at iconic race of IndyCar in Indianapolis, then consider to focus on winning the “Triple Crown”.
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“Yes, after performing in the Indy 500 and the next few steps in Formula 1, I was thinking to change the...
Official supplier Pirelli has submitted a detailed choice of tyres for the first race of the season in 2018, which will be held on the track albert Park in Melbourne from 23 to 25 March.
2018 at the disposal of the teams during the race weekend will be not two, but three of the tires. At the Australian Grand Prix, the Italian manufacturer will bring compositions Soft and Supersoft Ultrasoft.
Most of all very hard Soft compound – set of three – will be Sebastian Vettel, Kimi Raikkonen and Charles LeClair, one of the mandatory kit will take Lewis Hamilton, Sergey Sirotkin and Romain...
Two-time world champion Formula 1 Fernando Alonso believes it is too early to draw conclusions about the form of former minders McLaren, Honda, despite a productive pre-season tests Toro Rosso.
A subsidiary of Red Bull, unlike McLaren in previous years, have not experienced the tests of serious problems with the reliability of the power plant and was third on the distance traveled. The only problem came on the final day, when the operation of the engine, overcame 2318 miles, a failure occurred.
“Honda had a good pre-season tests. But let’s see what happens at the Grand Prix of...