Tag Archive: Diario

Apr 05

McLaren plays down rumours in Bahrain

McLaren is at the centre of a body of rumours in the Bahrain paddock.

2014-04-05 - McLaren Mercedes - Bahrain - Kevin Magnussen 01In title sponsor Vodafone’s wake, the British team ran prominent Mobil 1 branding in Australia, before Esso took over the space on the sidepods of the MP4-29 in Malaysia. Read the rest of this entry »

Feb 15

Clos ‘trusts’ HRT to deliver Friday promises

Dani Clos insists he is delighted with his new role as HRT tester, despite some seeing him as little more than a ‘pay driver’.

11 - HRT F1 TeamGP2 - Dani Clos (Rapax), Fabio Leimer (Racing Engineering), Josef Kral (Arden International)A reporter for Spain’s Diario AS newspaper admitted to the 23-year-old from Barcelona that when he read the news about his Clos’ new role, he surmised that the driver must have some lucrative backers.

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Dec 05

Vettel’s true quality ‘yet to be seen’ – Alonso

The jury is out as to whether F1’s reigning back to back world champion is as good as Lewis Hamilton and Fernando Alonso.

2011-06-26 - Red Bull Racing - Spain - Sebastian Vettel - Fernando Alonso - Mark Webber2010-04-17 - Red Bull Racing - Mark Webber - Sebastian Vettel - Fernando Alonso 01That is the suggestion of Ferrari driver Alonso, who said the final test for dominant Red Bull driver Vettel, 24, is to prove he can regularly haul a less-than-perfect car to the top of the podium.

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