Tag Archive: Japanese Grand Prix

Oct 12

Tales from the paddock – Felix Rosenqvist: “I’m not a rookie anymore.”

Mercedes-AMG Motorsport in the 2016 season

2016-10-09 - Mercedes AMG Petronas F1 Team - JapanAfter winning their third Formula 1 constructors’ title on the trot in Japan, the next motor racing highlight is fast approaching – the DTM season finale and a home race for Mercedes-AMG at Hockenheim. Read the rest of this entry »

Oct 10

Hamilton is not self-destructing… – Rosberg

“I haven’t seen any ‘self-destruction’ and the Lewis I saw was massively motivated and focused”
Hamilton is not self-destructing… - RosbergNico Rosberg insists Lewis Hamilton remains as ‘motivated and focused’ as ever behind the scenes as he dismissed the assertion he is ‘self-destructing’ in their battle for the 2016 Formula 1 world title.
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Oct 09

Mercedes drops Verstappen complaint as Hamilton criticises protest

“There is no protest from either myself or MercedesAMGF1”

Mercedes drops Verstappen complaint as Hamilton criticises protestMercedes has withdrawn its protest against Max Verstappen for his defence of second place during the closing stages of the Japanese Grand Prix as Lewis Hamilton insisted he did not support the decision to complain in the first place. Read the rest of this entry »

Oct 05

Tales from the paddock – Daniel Juncadella: “Maybe I can step up a few rungs on the podium in the DTM finale”

Mercedes-AMG Motorsport in the 2016 season

Flying move: From Sepang International Circuit in Malaysia, Formula 1 swiftly proceeds to Suzuka for the Japanese Grand Prix. In the meantime, the marque with the three-pointed star has been enjoying success elsewhere.  Read the rest of this entry »

Sep 27

Japanese Grand Prix selected sets per driver

Japanese Grand Prix: October 7 – October 9, 2016 

2016-09-27 - Pirelli - Japanese Grand Prix selected sets per driver The FIA communicated to Pirelli each team’s tyre choices for the forthcoming Japanese Grand Prix (Suzuka, October 7 – October 9).

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May 26

Jules Bianchi’s family begins legal proceedings

“Jules Bianchi’s death was avoidable”
2014-06-05_0125 The family of the late Jules Bianchi are to begin legal proceedings against the FIA, Marussia and FOM following the F1 driver’s death as a result of injuries sustained during the 2014 Japanese Grand Prix. Read the rest of this entry »

Jan 13

Gutierrez targets Haas points from the off

Esteban Gutierrez echoes Haas’ expectations that it could be challenging for points ‘from the beginning’ of its F1 endeavour

2015-06-03_0098 Esteban Gutierrez says he is tentatively targeting top ten finishes during the early stages of the 2016 Formula 1 World Championship season as he prepares to return to the series with the new Haas F1 team. Read the rest of this entry »

Oct 28

FIA forging ahead with Mercedes’ ‘halo’ canopy evaluation

“We are trying to first find something that does the job”

FIA cockpit fermé The FIA reveals it will continue evaluation on a series of cockpit safety solutions with a view to introducing elements from 2017. Read the rest of this entry »

Oct 13

Japanese MotoGP™ debrief with Shinji Aoki

Some of the wet tyres showed signs of heavy wear at the end of the twenty-four lap race

MotoGP - Start of the 2015 Japanese Grand Prix The 2015 Japanese Grand Prix was won by a resurgent Dani Pedrosa as he perfectly negotiated a wet, yet drying Motegi circuit to claim victory ahead of Valentino Rossi and Jorge Lorenzo.

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Oct 02

Rosberg not nervous in combat after Spa clash – Wolff

Toto Wolff doesn’t believe Nico Rosberg is displaying more caution in his driving

Rosberg not nervous in combat after Spa clash - WolffToto Wolff dismisses the suggestion that Nico Rosberg’s confidence in wheel-to-wheel combat with Lewis Hamilton has been affected by their infamous Spa clash. Read the rest of this entry »

Sep 27

Hamilton muscles his way to Japanese GP win

Lewis Hamilton has taken another stride towards the 2015 Formula 1 World Championship title

Hamilton muscles his way to Japanese GP winLewis Hamilton’s aggressive pass on Nico Rosberg at the start of the Japanese Grand Prix sets up an eighth win and another step towards the 2015 F1 title. Read the rest of this entry »

Sep 27

Formula One teams Japanese Grand Prix race report

apanese Grand Prix Formula One race report

150x80-flagworldf1Today’s report from Formula One teams & drivers in Suzuka.

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Sep 26

Rosberg on Japan GP pole after huge Kvyat shunt

Nico Rosberg has inherited pole position for the Japanese Grand Prix at Suzuka

Rosberg on Japan GP pole after huge Kvyat shuntNico Rosberg beats Lewis Hamilton to pole position for the Japanese Grand Prix after a spectacular shunt for Daniil Kvyat stops proceedings. Read the rest of this entry »

Sep 26

Formula One teams Japanese Grand Prix qualifying report

Japanese Grand Prix Formula One qualifying report

150x80-flagworldf1Today’s report from Formula One teams & drivers in Suzuka.

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Sep 25

Formula One teams Japanese Grand Prix free practice report

Japanese Grand Prix Formula One free practice report

150x80-flagworldf1Today’s report from Formula One teams & drivers in Suzuka.

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Sep 25

McLaren-Honda urging Button to stay for 2016

McLaren-Honda confirms it is working hard to persuade Jenson Button to stay with the team for 2016, rather than retire

McLaren-Honda urging Button to stay for 2016Jonathan Neale has revealed McLaren-Honda is working hard to try and convince Jenson Button to stay with the team beyond the 2015 Formula 1 season rather than retire from the sport.  Read the rest of this entry »

Sep 24

Formula One teams Japanese Grand Prix preview

Japanese Grand Prix Formula One preview

150x80-flagworldf1Today’s report from Formula One teams & drivers in Suzuka. Read the rest of this entry »

Sep 24

Infiniti Red Bull Racing in one-race deal with AeroSlim

Infiniti Red Bull Racing is pleased to announce a partnership agreement with AeroSlim, for this weekend’s Japanese Grand Prix
02 - Infiniti Red Bull RacingAs an official race partner, AeroSlim will see its logos feature on the overalls and fireproof underwear of drivers Daniel Ricciardo and Daniil Kvyat throughout the race weekend.

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Sep 24

Button remains coy on F1 future

Jenson Button refuses to give anything away regarding his future in Formula 1, but declares ‘he’ll be happy next year’

Button remains coy on F1 futureJenson Button says he is not yet in a position to confirm his future plans despite speculation suggesting he was primed to announcement his retirement from the sport. Read the rest of this entry »

Sep 23

Mercedes predicts return to form after ‘blip’

“The performance in Singapore was far below expectations and left us with plenty to think about moving forwards”

Mercedes predicts return to form after ‘blip’Though its performance slump in Singapore remains largely unexplained, Toto Wolff is confident Mercedes will be the team to beat in Japan. Read the rest of this entry »

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