Tag Arquivos: Australian Grand Prix

Haas closer to Ferrari than expected – Steiner

By: Chris Medland | 6 hours ago Haas was close to Ferrari in terms of performance than expected at the Australian Grand Prix, according to team principal Guenther Steiner. Both Ferrari and Haas enjoyed promising pre-seasons but the Scuderia failed

Bottas coy on Australia ‘f*** you’ radio message

623 shares By: Chris Medland | 7 hours ago Valtteri Bottas refused to reveal who he was addressing with his strongly-worded radio message after winning the Australian Grand Prix. After a winless 2018, Bottas started this season in the perfect

TV Ratings: Melbourne, Fontana

By: RACER Staff | 1 hour ago Formula 1 launched its season on ESPN in the early hours of Sunday morning with the Australian Grand Prix, and the live telecast scored strongly despite the 1 a.m. Eastern start time, garnering

Kubica focusing on the positives after tough F1 return

By: Chris Medland | 6 hours ago Robert Kubica is taking the positives from his racing return in Formula 1 after early damage in the Australian Grand Prix left him with a car handling so badly that he says he

Wolff hails Bottas’ mental strength after Australia win

By: Chris Medland | 6 hours ago Mercedes team principal Toto Wolff says Valtteri Bottas’ performance in the Australian reminded him of the young driver that dominated in junior categories a decade ago. Bottas failed to win a race in

Ricciardo bemoans home race luck

By: Chris Medland | 6 hours ago Daniel Ricciardo says he feels drained after retiring from his home race following an error at the start of the Australian Grand Prix. Melbourne was dominated by fans dressed in yellow following Ricciardo’s

Race was ‘done and dusted’ at first corner – Hamilton

150 shares By: Chris Medland | 1 hour ago Lewis Hamilton felt his chances of winning the Australian Grand Prix were over by the first corner after he lost out to teammate Valtteri Bottas. Starting from pole position, Hamilton suffered

Ferrari didn’t show true potential in Melbourne – Binotto

By: Chris Medland | 2 hours ago Ferrari team principal Mattia Binotto says fourth and fifth in the Australian Grand Prix does not reflect the potential of its 2019 car. Sebastian Vettel qualified third but was beaten to the podium

Bottas rates Melbourne as the best race of his life

By: Chris Medland | 2 hours ago Victory and the fastest lap in the Australian Grand Prix was the best race of Valtteri Bottas’ life, according to the early Formula 1 championship leader. Bottas started from second on the grid

Bottas starts 2019 with victory after jumping Hamilton

167 shares By: Chris Medland | 3 hours ago Valtteri Bottas started the 2019 season with victory in the Australian Grand Prix after beating teammate Lewis Hamilton into Turn 1. Hamilton had secured pole position on Saturday, taking his eighth

MEDLAND: Taking Melbourne with a pinch of salt

120 shares By: Chris Medland | 6 hours ago I’m sure I’m not alone in saying I really didn’t like the double points rule used at the end of the 2014 season. Other changes like new point-scoring systems, rewarding the

Before P8, McLaren and Norris feared Q1 exit

By: Chris Medland | 27 minutes ago Lando Norris revealed McLaren was worried he might not make it out of the first part of qualifying before his top-10 performance at the Australian Grand Prix. Carlos Sainz had been the lead