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Jul.18 (GMM) Ferrari should consider making Sebastian Vettel the ‘number 2’ driver behind Charles Leclerc. That is the view of former highly-experienced Ferrari engineer Luca Baldisserri, who was speaking after Vettel’s latest performance at Silverstone which sections of the Italian media called “disastrous”. “I think Vettel is an overrated driver and not Schumacher’s heir,” Baldisserri…Read More »
Jul.18 (GMM) The “only way” Valtteri Bottas can beat Lewis Hamilton is for the Finn to work harder. That is the view of Nico Rosberg, who says he learned that lesson when he was Hamilton’s Mercedes teammate between 2013 and 2016. Rosberg actually won the 2016 title before immediately retiring, and he says he is…Read More »
Jul.17 (GMM) Detailed information about the highly anticipated and delayed technical regulations for 2021 has finally emerged. The teams have already agreed a $175 budget cap with Liberty Media and the FIA. “We’re all meeting this week in Geneva,” said McLaren boss Andreas Seidl. On the agenda are the technical and sporting rules, although it…Read More »
Jul.18 (GMM) Mexico could be set to escape Liberty Media’s race axe. The F1 owner wants to keep the 2020 calendar at 21 races, even though new venues Zandvoort and Vietnam will be added to the schedule. So with Silverstone getting a new contract and Monza set to follow, it means Barcelona and Hockenheim look…Read More »
Jul.18 (GMM) No engine manufacturer in Formula 1 has reached the magic ‘1000 horsepower’ figure yet. That is the claim of a Mercedes engineer, according to Germany’s Auto Motor und Sport. Over the last year or two, there have often been reports in the media about Mercedes or Ferrari breaking through the four-digit horsepower barrier….Read More »
Jul.18 (GMM) The designer in charge of revamping Zandvoort for 2020 says the Dutch GP can be surprisingly exciting. After a thrilling race at Silverstone, Lewis Hamilton suggested he was not looking forward to Zandvoort’s return to the calendar next year. “There are ones (circuits) that they are selecting for the future that we’re going…Read More »
Jul.18 (GMM) George Russell says he is “not worried” that the start of his F1 career sees him stranded at the back of the grid. The other rookies that are doing well in 2019, like Alex Albon and Lando Norris, were actually beaten to the Formula 2 title by Briton Russell last year. “No, I’m…Read More »
Jul.18 (GMM) McLaren boss Andreas Seidl has denied that Renault’s works team has a “party mode” setting that is not available to its customer. After Silverstone, McLaren’s Carlos Sainz said he was surprised by the top speed achieved by Daniel Ricciardo in the works car, even though they theoretically use exactly the same engine. But…Read More »
Jul.18 (GMM) The FIA is still working on the design of the front nose and wing of the chassis regulations for 2021. This week, drawings of the proposed layout prescribed in the soon-to-be-announced 2021 technical regulations were published on the F1 and FIA websites. To promote overtaking, the 2021 cars will produce a so-called ‘ground…Read More »
Jul.18 (GMM) The path is clear for Simone Resta to return to Ferrari as chief designer. Alfa Romeo has now confirmed Resta’s departure as technical boss, to be replaced by the team’s existing aerodynamics chief on August 1. Specialist publications say Resta, who only switched to Alfa Romeo last year, will then do some mandatory…Read More »
Grand Prix Tours has once again orchestrated the perfect race weekend for the 2019 Belgian Grand Prix. Whether you are fanatical or just a casual race fan this grand prix is not to be missed. Come be a part of racing history with Grand Prix Tours at the 2019 Belgian Grand Prix.
The 2019 Italian Grand Prix. With a racing lineage that dates back more than 95 years, unpredictable weather patterns and the ravenous Ferrari fans makes this race and post race celebration a spectacle like no other in professional motorsports.
The home of the Singapore Grand Prix is the Marina Bay Street Circuit. With the beauty of the Formula 1 cars highlighted under the shining lights the Marina Bay stages one the most glamorous and entertaining races of the year.
The Mexican Grand Prix has new place on the calendar. The race is now on the last weekend of October just before the United States Grand Prix. The race is in jeopardy of not being on the calendar next season so we highly encourage all race fans take advantage of what could be the last Mexican GP for some time.