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Lewis Hamilton has been suffering with illness and involved in a road accident in Monaco but confirms he is ready to race in Brazil
Mercedes has confirmed Lewis Hamilton has been suffering with a fever and was also involved in a road accident in Monaco on Monday and as a result delayed his flight to Brazil on the advice of doctors, but says he will race in Brazil this weekend.
Daniil Kvyat evaluates his season with just Brazil and Abu Dhabi remaining: “It’s been very up and down, the most up and down season of my life…” The young Russian made the step up to Red Bull’s senior team this season, and he has had mixed fortunes in his second year in the top flight.
Interlagos is without a doubt a legendary circuit.
It has always been one of my most favourite tracks because of the history with the drivers they’ve had; Senna, Piquet and Fittipaldi did a huge amount for the sport. The Brazilian’s love motorsport and are very passionate about it, it’s got a great atmosphere and there’s always been a bit of drama as well with unpredictable weather.
Nico Rosberg has been busily playing the psychological game this weekend as he clings to his world championship chances.
Needing Mercedes teammate and title favourite Lewis Hamilton to finish no higher than third on Sunday, German Rosberg has been firing thinly-veiled barbs at his British rival all weekend at the Abu Dhabi finale.
A strong Williams driver is Nico Rosberg’s best hope of winning the 2014 title against the odds.
That is the claim of former F1 driver Timo Glock, who six years ago played a starring role in the championship showdown when Lewis Hamilton managed to pass him on the thrilling last corner of the Brazil finale.
Caterham’s administrators have reappointed Kamui Kobayashi to contest the 2014 finale in Abu Dhabi next weekend.
The beleaguered backmarker team missed Austin and Brazil amid its high-profile fight for survival, but a controversial crowdfunding scheme means the green cars will be back for the last race of the season.
Sebastian Vettel has apparently grown tired of the extended wait to officially announce his switch to Ferrari.
The fact the outgoing world champion is leaving Red Bull is already confirmed, but his move to Ferrari – although an open secret in the paddock – is still awaiting the outcome of Fernando Alonso’s contractual impasse.
Bernie Ecclestone has joined those who are heavily critical of Caterham’s plea for fans’ money to get the struggling team back on track.
Fernando Alonso admitted on Thursday that his plans to launch a professional cycling team in 2015 have been delayed.