Tag Archive: Monaco Grand Prix

Jun 18

Ferrari made ‘absurd’ offer to Newey – Marko

“Adrian has admitted openly that he is a little tired” 

2014-06-08_1186Red Bull has directly contradicted Ferrari’s claim that the Italian team never tried to secure the services of Adrian Newey. Read the rest of this entry »

Jun 12

Magny Cours still ‘trying’ for F1 return

Talks to take formula one back to France are still on, according to Magny Cours boss Serge Saulnier.

Circuit de Nevers Magny-Cours logo Last month, Saulnier said: “If the will of a number of people is confirmed in the coming weeks, we are very close (to returning).” He said Magny Cours, located a remote 250 kilometres from Paris and absent from the calendar since 2008, is heading for a comeback race in 2015. Read the rest of this entry »

Jun 08

Ricciardo to win Bandini trophy

Daniel Ricciardo is to be the latest winner of the prestigious Trofeo Lorenzo Bandini.

2014-06-07_0849 Past winners of the trophy are a roll-call of long and successful grand prix careers, including champions Michael Schumacher, Fernando Alonso, Kimi Raikkonen, Sebastian Vettel and Lewis Hamilton. Read the rest of this entry »

May 30

Hamilton ‘still friends’ with Rosberg

Lewis Hamilton says he is “still friends” with his Mercedes teammate Nico Rosberg.

2014-03-30 - Mercedes AMG Petronas Formula One Team - Malaysia -  Nico Rosberg - Lewis Hamilton 02 Since the Monaco grand prix, the 2008 world champion has been roundly criticised for his behaviour, with Mika Hakkinen for instance suggesting he should even apologise. Read the rest of this entry »

May 29

Hamilton should learn how to lose – Hakkinen

Lewis Hamilton should consider apologising to Nico Rosberg in the wake of the Monaco grand prix.

2014-05-22 - Mercedes AMG Petronas Formula One Team - Monaco - Lewis Hamilton - 0056 That is the claim of double world champion Mika Hakkinen, having already denounced Briton Hamilton’s “sub-standard behaviour” in the Principality last weekend. Read the rest of this entry »

May 28

Vettel denies throwing post-Monaco tantrum

Sebastian Vettel has denied throwing a tantrum after Sunday’s Monaco grand prix.

2014-05-09 - Infiniti Red Bull Racing - Spain - Sebastian Vettel (4) It was in the glitzy Principality that the reigning quadruple world champion’s 2014 hit a new low, with problems not only in qualifying but also the race. Read the rest of this entry »

May 27

Trident & Monaco just a question of feeling

A unique weekend, a rich mixture of traditional glamour and charm.

Trident Motorsport logo The 2014 edition of the Montecarlo Grand Prix, was the Trident team’s ninth participation during the enthralling weekend that takes place on the most famous city circuit of the world.  Read the rest of this entry »

May 25

Sparco enjoys GP2 triumphs and Formula One points in exciting Monaco weekend

“What an incredible weekend” – Claudio Pastoris

Sparco logo The illustrious Monaco Grand Prix has once again offered excitement and drama in equal measure with Sparco-supported teams and drivers in the mix in both GP2 and Formula One this weekend. Read the rest of this entry »

May 25

Formula One teams Monaco Grand Prix race report

Monaco Grand Prix Formula One race report

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

May 25

Rosberg wins second consecutive Monaco Grand Prix (+results)

Hamilton finishes second to complete fifth one-two Mercedes finish of 2014

2014-05-22 - Mercedes AMG Petronas Formula One Team - Monaco - Nico Rosberg - 0050

Nico Rosberg has won the Grand Prix de Monaco 2014 becoming the first driver to win back-to-back Grand Prix in Monaco since Ayrton Senna did so in 1990 and 1991.

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May 25

Hamilton declares Senna-style war on Rosberg

“Lewis started the mind game, this was Nico’s answer.” – Alex Wurz 

2014-05-22 - Mercedes AMG Petronas Formula One Team - Monaco - Nico Rosberg - 0050Lewis Hamilton has declared Senna-like war, as his relationship with teammate Nico Rosberg breaks down spectacularly in Monaco. Read the rest of this entry »

May 22

Ill Ecclestone will not miss Monaco

Bernie Ecclestone will not skip this weekend’s Monaco grand prix.

Bernie Ecclestone portrait On Tuesday, the judge in the F1 supremo’s corruption trial in Munich adjourned the case because Ecclestone, 83, is suffering from a bad cold. Read the rest of this entry »

May 22

Newey moves to end Ferrari switch rumours

Adrian Newey has played down reports he is thinking about a switch to Ferrari.

2014-03-01 - Infiniti Red Bull Racing - Bahrain - Adrian Newey - Sebastian Vettel Two weeks ago in Barcelona, F1’s most highly paid and rated engineer sounded equivocal amid rumours Ferrari is prepared to ‘break the bank’ to lure him from Red Bull. Read the rest of this entry »

May 22

McLaren Mercedes to feature unique Johnnie Walker livery for the Monaco Grand Prix

McLaren Mercedes has today unveiled a unique livery for the 2014 Monaco Grand Prix.

2014-05-22 - McLaren Mercedes - Monaco - Johnnie Walker (3)To celebrate its special relationship with McLaren Mercedes, Johnnie Walker will feature prominently on the car, along with on the driver overalls and helmets. Read the rest of this entry »

May 21

Mercedes expects rivals to be close in Monaco

“Maybe Red Bull might (win) in Monaco,” he said, “because that circuit is not about power.”

2014-03-30 - Mercedes AMG Petronas Formula One Team - Malaysia -  Nico Rosberg 02 The big question ahead of this weekend’s Monaco grand prix is whether Red Bull can finally challenge the so far unbeaten Mercedes to a 2014 win. Read the rest of this entry »

May 21

F1 drivers ‘miss’ Schumacher at football game

Formula one drivers have paid tribute to their stricken former rival Michael Schumacher.

2012-05-23 - Mercedes AMG Petronas - Michael & Nico with the German Football Team For years ahead of the Monaco grand prix, seven time world champion Schumacher captained the F1 drivers’ football team as they annually took on Prince Albert’s all-stars at the Stade Louis. Read the rest of this entry »

May 21

Formula One teams Monaco Grand Prix preview

Monaco Grand Prix Formula One preview

150x80-flagworldf1 Today’s report from Formula One teams & drivers in Monte-Carlo.

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May 19

Gutiérrez and Sutil step on the gas for a good cause

Sauber F1 Team, Gabrielle’s Angel Foundation and Romero Britto

As part of a charity campaign, Sauber F1 Team drivers Adrian Sutil and Esteban Gutiérrez will be contesting the Monaco Grand Prix wearing special helmets designed by world-renowned Brazilian pop artist Romero Britto.

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May 05

Mercedes not happy with ‘megaphone’ noise fix – Wolff

“We discussed what solutions there might be”

2014-04-19 - Mercedes AMG Petronas Formula One Team - China - Lewis Hamilton (1) One proposed solution to the sound problem in formula one this year is a “megaphone”-style exhaust. Read the rest of this entry »

Apr 05

Webber tips Red Bull to win Monaco

Mark Webber has tipped Red Bull to win next month’s Monaco grand prix.

2014-03-30 - Infiniti Red Bull Racing - Malaysia - Sebastian Vettel - Daniel Ricciardo (3) The Australian, who retired from formula one in 2013 after a seven-year stint with the reigning world champions, acknowledged that for now, dominant Mercedes will continue to lead the way at grands prix. Read the rest of this entry »

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