Tag Archive: Hakkinen

Dec 29

Hamilton’s hunger “critical” to keep him in F1 – Hakkinen

“After that year, when I felt my energy levels drop a little, it was not long before I retired.”

2017-10-22_1305Lewis Hamilton may opt to quit Formula 1 if he loses his hunger for more world titles, according to two-time F1 world champion Mika Hakkinen. Read the rest of this entry »


Aug 10

Hakkinen replaces Button at McLaren for Monterey Motorsport Reunion

The American event is being held on the 17-20 August

Hakkinenautographs2490McLaren has announced Jenson Button has been withdrawn from driving Emerson Fittipaldi’s 1974 Formula 1 World Championship-winning McLaren M23 at the Monterey Motorsport Reunion and replaced by Mika Hakkinen. Read the rest of this entry »


Oct 10

Press, pundits – Vettel on track to F1 greatness

Sebastian Vettel and Red Bull could reign over a new era of dominance in formula one

2011-02-11 - Red Bull Racing - Valencia - Sebastian Vettel - Dietrich MateschitzSebastian Vettel JapanThe international press and paddock pundits said after Sunday’s Japanese grand prix. At Suzuka, despite needing only a single point to rule his last opponent out of contention for the 2011 title, Vettel ensured Jenson Button will not come within 14 points of his second consecutive world championship. Read the rest of this entry »