Tag Archive: Nico

Aug 11

Gasly still waiting on Toro Rosso F1 promotion decision

The reigning GP2 Series champion was tipped to move into F1 this season

GP2 - Pierre Gasly (PREMA Racing)Pierre Gasly says he remains fully focused on a graduation to F1 next season with Scuderia Toro Rosso but admits he is no closer to knowing whether Red Bull will indeed promote him. Read the rest of this entry »

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Sep 17

Highs and lows in 2014 for new Merc reserve Wehrlein

Pascal Wehrlein’s 2014 has had both its dizzying highs and its appalling lows.

2014-09-15 - Mercedes AMG Petronas - Pascal Wehrlein (1) The high has been the last few weeks — the teenaged German became the youngest ever DTM winner at the Lausitzring last weekend, mere days after making his F1 test debut with his employer Mercedes.
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Mar 11

Red Bull boss Christian Horner is predicting an all-Mercedes silver duel for the 2014 title.

Horner tips Mercedes driver for 2014 title

2014-03-01 - Infiniti Red Bull Racing - Bahrain - Sebastian Vettel - Christian Horner “Lewis (Hamilton) and Nico (Rosberg) — who else is there?” he is quoted by the Times after a disastrous winter for reigning quadruple world champions Red Bull. Read the rest of this entry »

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Feb 06

Wolff tips Red Bull to bounce back

“Anything can happen under the new regulations”

2014-01-31 - Mercedes AMG Petronas Formula One Team - Toto Wolff 01 With Mercedes already cast as the early title favourite, boss Toto Wolff is tipping reigning champions Red Bull to bounce back from an early crisis. Read the rest of this entry »

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Feb 04

‘Too early’ to declare 2014 favourite – Wolff

“Only in Australia will we see something representative”

2014-01-28 - Mercedes AMG Petronas Formula One Team - Nico Rosberg - Lewis Hamilton - Paddy Lowe - Toto Wolff - W05 unveil Toto Wolff has played down reports Mercedes is the clear 2014 favourite after the first winter test at Jerez last week. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jan 28

Webber predicts early retirement for Vettel

“He’ll probably take a blast in the red car, then sayonara.”

2013-10-13 - Red Bull Racing - Mark Webber - Sebastian Vettel Mark Webber has predicted an early retirement for his former teammate Sebastian Vettel. Read the rest of this entry »

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Nov 25

Tears and anger as 2013 season closes in Brazil

“Yeah, a very good finish to my career”

Mark Webber - thank you - photo Getty ImagesPopular Mark Webber raced into F1 retirement with one final show of irreverence, completing his lap on the way to the Interlagos podium without the protection of his helmet. Read the rest of this entry »

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Nov 14

Perez and McLaren announce split

Martin Whitmarsh described Perez’s departing statement as “kind and gracious”.

2013-06-09_0551After accusing McLaren of lacking “organisation and humility” in 2013, Sergio Perez has announced he is leaving the British team. Read the rest of this entry »

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May 09

Acclaimed Shanghai drive ‘not rewarding’ – Webber

“A lot more people probably enjoyed my China drive than I did, to be honest”

2011-05-07 - Red Bull Racing - Turkey - Mark Webber 62011-05-07 - Red Bull Racing - Turkey - Mark Webber 4Mark Webber has admitted that scything from the back of the grid through the Shanghai field for a podium finish was “not very rewarding”. Commentators hailed the Australian’s drive in China three weeks ago as perhaps the best of his career, but the 34-year-old doesn’t agree. Read the rest of this entry »

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