Tag Archive: Singapore

Sep 28

Vettel sees Singapore start crash ‘part of racing’

“I think it’s part of racing and it’s also not the first time I’ve been in a situation like this and it’s also probably not the last.”

2017-06-08_0146Sebastian Vettel is eager to draw a line under his Singapore Grand Prix start collision with Max Verstappen and Kimi Raikkonen and says it won’t alter how it attacks the blasts off the line. Read the rest of this entry »

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Sep 26

Wolff considers ‘danger’ of Mercedes’ surprise Singapore F1 result

“The result in Singapore came as a surprise for us all, and the danger of a result like that is to misjudge your own level of performance”

2017-06-09-09-06-51_0036Mercedes Formula 1 chief Toto Wolff has stressed the “danger” of reading too much into its surprise victory in Singapore eight days ago as the team prepares for the final title run-in against Ferrari. Read the rest of this entry »

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Sep 23

Palmer: First 2017 F1 points ‘a weight off the shoulders’

Just 48 hours after it was confirmed Palmer would be dropped by Renault for 2018

2017-06-09-14-21-34_1650Jolyon Palmer has admitted that scoring his first points of the Formula 1 season in Singapore last weekend felt like “a weight off the shoulders”, but is determined to carry this good form through the final six rounds of the year. Read the rest of this entry »

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Sep 12

The Formula 1 Grand Prix Du Canada informs you

2017 Formula 1 Singapore Airlines Singapore Grand Prix

Don't miss out on spectacular racing & a star-studded music line-up for the 2017 Singapore Grand PrixSeptember 15, 16, and 17, 2017. 10th Edition, All In Singapore City – 14th Round of the 2017 FIA Formula 1 World Championship Read the rest of this entry »

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Sep 12

Alonso: McLaren has ‘real chance’ at Singapore

“Singapore is one of the circuits on the calendar that suits our package and gives us a real chance for a more positive result.”

2017-06-09_475Fernando Alonso says McLaren-Honda must target points at the Singapore Grand Prix as it is expected to play to the strengths of the MCL32 package after a frustrating two races in Belgium and Italy. Read the rest of this entry »

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Aug 28

Sean Gelael to drive FP1 for Scuderia Toro Rosso

The 20 year old Indonesian is currently competing in the FIA Formula 2 Championship

07 - Scuderia Toro Rosso Scuderia Toro Rosso is pleased to announce that Sean Gelael will be driving one of its cars in the Free Practice 1 sessions at four Grands Prix this season; Singapore, Malaysia, USA and Mexico. Read the rest of this entry »

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Mar 22

Tales from the paddock – Lucas Auer: “One of the things Gerhard might consider is my idea of a night race in Singapore”

Mercedes-AMG Motorsport in the 2017 season 

Mercedes-AMG Motorsport logoThe countdown is on: There are only a few days to go before the Formula One season gets underway with the opening fixture in Australia. Preparations are also proceeding apace in the DTM. Read the rest of this entry »

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Mar 08

Tales from the paddock – Lucas Auer: “A DTM night race in Singapore would be really cool”

Mercedes-AMG Motorsport in the 2017 season

Mercedes-AMG Motorsport logo Preparations for the new season are really hotting up. While Formula One has entered the second and final test week ahead of the 2017 campaign, the DTM is gearing up for the first post-homologation tests at Vallelunga. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jan 19

The Dendrobium: Singapore’s first-ever Hypercar

Singapore’s first hypercar, the all-electric Dendrobium concept, will make its global debut at this March’s Geneva Motor Show

Dendrobium_1 A fully electric revolution is heading to this year’s Geneva Motor Show in the shape of the Dendrobium, Singapore’s first-ever hypercar.  Making its global debut on March 7th, the high performance two-seater concept is the brainchild of Singapore electric mobility experts Vanda Electrics and mixes striking design with the latest in e-powertrain development. Read the rest of this entry »

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Sep 15

Kimi Räikkönen and students from Singapore’s Shell eco-marathon teams exchange ideas on innovation & fuel efficiency

“It was fun chatting to all the teams today and I wish them well for next year’s event in Singapore”

2016-09-15 - Kimi Räikkönen gets behind the wheel of the Shell Eco-marathon Urban Concept car Former Formula 1® World Champion Kimi Räikkönen and Singapore students discussed how modern-day track to road innovations like Shell V-Power Nitro+ and Shell Helix Ultra help to deliver power, performance and efficiency for the everyday consumer, and how bright energy ideas are powering future mobility at a special media event ahead of this weekend’s grand prix. Read the rest of this entry »

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Sep 15

Formula One teams Singapore Grand Prix preview

Singapore Grand Prix Formula One preview

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

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Sep 12

Hamilton wary of Singapore struggles for Mercedes

“Last year was difficult and we hope it won’t be the same” – Hamilton
2016-07-08-Friday-0123 Lewis Hamilton says Mercedes is focused on learning from its mistakes at last year’s Singapore Grand Prix but feels any struggles could be used as an added weapon in the F1 world title battle. Read the rest of this entry »
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Oct 13

Rosberg ‘surprised’ by worsening Mercedes reliability

“It’s a strange one”

Rosberg ‘surprised’ by worsening Mercedes reliabilityNico Rosberg laments his bad luck as he calls on Mercedes to investigate why ‘small things’ have derailed his 2015 F1 title dreams. Read the rest of this entry »

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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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Sep 20

Formula One teams Singapore Grand Prix race report

Singapore Grand Prix Formula One race report

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

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Sep 20

Wolff refutes tyre pressure link to performance slump

“None of the pressure levels set by Pirelli had any influence on our set-up – we are well within the limits”

Wolff refutes tyre pressure link to performance slumpToto Wolff firmly denies Mercedes’ unusually lacklustre pace in Singapore is a consequence of it being more cautious with tyre pressures. Read the rest of this entry »

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Sep 19

Formula One teams Singapore Grand Prix qualifying report

Singapore Grand Prix Formula One qualifying report

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

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Sep 18

Formula One teams Singapore Grand Prix free practice report

Singapore Grand Prix Formula One free practice report

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

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Sep 14

Rosberg: Nothing left to lose

“Singapore is one of my favourite races, It’s so tough on everyone – physically and mentally – and I love that challenge.”

2015-06-06_0353 Nico Rosberg is set to go on ‘maximum attack’ for the remainder of the Formula 1 season as he looks to claw back his Mercedes team-mate Lewis Hamilton’s 53-point advantage Read the rest of this entry »

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Nov 13

F1 ‘negativity’ to delay floatation plans again

The crisis of collapsing and complaining teams looks set to once again spoil plans for F1’s stock market floatation

The sport’s majority shareholder CVC wanted to float formula one in Singapore in 2012, but the plans were delayed amid market uncertainty and Bernie Ecclestone’s high profile legal troubles. Read the rest of this entry »

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