“With both Kimi and Antonio” – Alfa Romeo clarify they did not sabotage Giovinazzi’s Mexican GP in favour of Raikkonen

“With both Kimi and Antonio” – Alfa Romeo confirm they have spoken to and clarified why Giovinazzi finished the Mexican Grand Prix without points. Antonio Giovinazzi was in P6 for most of the race in Mexico, yet found himself finishing…

“I just try and fill in the cracks if I see them” – CTO Adrian Newey shies away from taking credit for Red Bull’s stellar performance in Mexico and USA

“I just try and fill in the cracks if I see them” – Adrian Newey returned to the paddock after a cycling accident and since then Red Bull have won back-to-back races in the Americas. The Chief Technology Officer of…

“Red Bull have a clearer opportunity to rely on Sergio Perez” – Timo Glock feels Mercedes should have announced Valtteri Bottas to Alfa Romeo after end of season

“Red Bull have a clearer opportunity to rely on Sergio Perez” – Timo Glock believes Valtteri Bottas is not motivated enough to help Lewis Hamilton in his quest to beat Max Verstappen for the world title. Valtteri Bottas lost his…

“We do expect to be closer to Red Bull next week”: Mercedes trackside engineer agrees with Max Verstappen’s prediction ahead of the Brazilian Grand Prix

Andrew Shovlin expects Mercedes to be a lot closer to Red Bull in terms of performance at the Brazilian Grand Prix this weekend.  Before last week’s race in Mexico City, a lot of people predicted a Red Bull dominance on…

“Don’t read what I was saying wrong yesterday”: Lewis Hamilton clears the air around the comment he made about Sergio Perez after the Mexican GP

Lewis Hamilton comments after the Mexican GP which he feels got misunderstood. The Mercedes driver took to Instagram to clarify. Lewis Hamilton finished the race in Mexico on Sunday in P2 behind Red Bull’s Max Verstappen. He had a harrowing…

“We were not good with the brakes at turn 1”: Mercedes explain how Max Verstappen easily jumped them on the first lap of the Mexican Grand Prix

Mercedes engineer Andrew Shovlin says that his drivers were not brave enough with the brakes going into the first corner during Sunday’s race. Andrew Shovlin is the Head of Trackside Engineering at the Brackley based team. He, like the rest…

“He really ruined my day” – Valtteri Bottas points finger at Daniel Ricciardo after a disastrous Mexican GP for the Mercedes driver

“He really ruined my day” – Valtteri Bottas stopped short of fully blaming Daniel Ricciardo after the McLaren spun the Mercedes during the opening lap of the Mexican Grand Prix. Valtteri Bottas was having a smooth weekend in the Latin…

“The surprise is most of all Pierre” – Ferrari duo Charles Leclerc and Carlos Sainz rue not finishing above Pierre Gasly in Mexico

“The surprise is most of all Pierre” – Ferrari duo Charles Leclerc and Carlos Sainz finished P5 and P6 respectively behind AlphaTauri’s Pierre Gasly in the Mexican GP. Ferrari overtook McLaren in the constructors’ standings but failed to do so…

“It was surprising that they didn’t look at a penalty” – Mercedes and FIA disagree on Daniel Ricciardo not getting a penalty for spinning Valtteri Bottas in Mexico

“It was surprising that they didn’t look at a penalty” – Mercedes boss Toto Wolff is unimpressed after the Mexico GP race stewards did not penalize Daniel Ricciardo for his apparent involvement in spinning Valtteri Bottas on the opening lap.…

“Valtteri Bottas should have defended his position better”: Mercedes boss unhappy with his driver’s effort to block Max Verstappen in the first lap of the Mexican GP

Toto Wolff says he was not pleased at how easily Max Verstappen overtook both Mercedes cars on the first lap at the Mexican GP.  Mercedes started the race with both their cars on the front row. However, it was Red…