Pilot Red Bull Daniel Riccardo admitted that he is looking forward to a trip to Austin, where next week will be the U.S. Grand Prix.
“Everybody knows I love Austin, but I also love this circuit,’ said Riccardo. Is a unique track with a wide apexes, where there are more than three good places for overtaking. This is one of the best tracks in the F1 calendar”.
His teammate Max Verstappen added: “COTA is a wonderful track. I especially like it the first sector.
This circuit has similarities with other tracks and their unique features.
I really like the first turn: on...
Sebastian Vettel admitted that he had let the team Ferrari, when not kept his emotions at the Grand Prix of Azerbaijan.
While driving behind the safety car in the race the German had seemed that Lewis Hamilton was othermail. Sebastian drew level with the Briton and Mercedes W08 hit him in the side.
For this offense he received a ten second Stop-Go penalty, and then investigated the incident by FIA.
Nico Rosberg, Sebastian Vettel, will help only a miracle
“I think that incident in Baku was much worse [than the accident in the first turn of the Grand Prix of Singapore], said Vettel in...
The reigning world champion Nico Rosberg believes that Sebastian Vettel could be back in the title race only due to a coincidence.
Four races before the end of season 2017 Lewis Hamilton ahead of Vettel on 59 points in the standings.
“Ferrari always makes the conclusions from their defeats, but this does not negate the fact that Sebastian was in a difficult situation, – said the President in comments to BBC Sport. Lewis is a great series: now it all turns out.
To get back in the title race, Vettel will need a miracle. However, Sebastian is a real fighter, and he won’t give...
Dani Sordo will miss the final race of the season-2017 WRC after Hyundai confirmed that Rally Australia she put up three cars.
All four pilots i20 Coupe will take part in Rally GB, which will be held in October, but in Australia, Hyundai will bring only three vehicles. Such a decision the team took in connection with logistics problems.
Thus, in Australia, Hyundai will introduce Thierry Neuville, Hayden Paddon and Andreas Mikkelsen.
“Difficulties in the matter of logistics at Rally Australia means that we will not be able to put four cars on the last race of the season – said team...
The head of Motorsport division, Honda Yusuke Hasegawa assured that in 2018, the Japanese manufacturer will not repeat his major error of the season 2017.
Fernando Alonso Every season, Honda started from scratch
“In 2017 the biggest problem was that we could not approve the base powerplant, – quotes Yusuke Spanish newspaper AS. – So we had to constantly improve the engine and bring updates to each of the Grand Prix to improve reliability and capacity.
Yusuke Hasegawa: Honda very close to Renault in terms of engine power
As for 2018, we have not yet approved the direction of...
Reigning Formula 1 champion Nico Rosberg has not ruled out continuing to work as an expert on TV.
At the Grand Prix of Japan, the ex-pilot of the Mercedes was joined in the team Sky Sports F1 and, as expected, in the future maybe on a regular basis to work on German Sky.
“I believe that can bring the expert’s work to a new level, – quotes Rosberg Motorsport-Total. – Maybe I’ll come back this season. But while I’m not tied to any broadcaster”.
Martin Brandl, working as a commentator for two decades, were impressed with the work of Nico in...
Despite problems with the reliability of the machine in the last two Grand Prix, Kimi Raikkonen believes that in the season of 2018, the Ferrari team will only get stronger.
A couple of stages ago, the Finn’s teammate Sebastian Vettel was leading the championship and was considered one of the main contenders for the title, but setbacks during the Asian tour pushed him far back, and now the German is inferior to Lewis Hamilton’s 59 points.
“Of course, we would like to take the first two places in each race, – said Raikkonen in an interview with La Gazetta dello Sport....
Triple world champion Niki Lauda believes the FIA don’t need to get involved with improving safety in Formula 1, because in the end, this may lead to decline in audience interest.
“No need to try to do completely safe Formula 1, – quotes the Austrian F1Fanatic. The F1 racers need to be the best in the world. At the same time, audiences like accidents – incidents demonstrate, where is the limit. If you go too far, we just destroy F1.
Now the pilots come to the Grand Prix with their wives, children, dogs, as race has ceased to be a threat. In my day, we went to the stages...
New Zealander Brendon Hartley was the favorite for the place Pierre went Out of the Grand Prix of the United States, whereas the second choice is the Toro Rosso Sebastien Buemi, reports AUTOSPORT, citing its own sources.
It is believed that the leadership of the Red Bull decided to send went Out on the final stage of Superformula.
In STR I want to use this opportunity to assess the candidate in the squad for the next season. This candidate, according to the head of the team Franz Toast, is Hartley.
Toro Rosso not sure what went Out Kvyat and team-mates will be in 2018
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Renault racer Nico Hulkenberg in a few words described his new team-mate Carlos Sainz, who has stage in Austin will replace Jolyon Palmer.
The Spaniard will become the sixth partner of Niko in Formula 1 after Rubens Barrichello (2010), Paul di Resta (2012), Esteban Gutierrez (2013), Sergio Perez (2014 to 2016) and Jolyon Palmer (2017).
Gary Anderson about the prospects of Renault and Red Bull in the season-2018
“I know Carlos only chat in the paddock,’ said Hulkenberg in an interview with Auto Motor und Sport. – I can say that he is young and ambitious and wild, but...