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Jul.11 (GMM) Gerhard Berger is not so sure that Lewis Hamilton is the best F1 driver of all time. This year, Lewis Hamilton looks certain to win a sixth drivers’ world championship. Only Michael Schumacher – with seven titles – was more successful. “He is a great driver,” F1 legend Berger told Abendzeitung. “But the…Read More »
Jul.11 (GMM) Former F1 driver Giedo van der Garde has urged Max Verstappen to stay put at Red Bull-Honda. In recent days and weeks, it has emerged that the Dutch driver has a performance-related exit clause in his contract that might theoretically allow a move to Mercedes for 2020. But van der Garde, who drove…Read More »
Jul.11 (GMM) Daniel Ricciardo says he is not ready to sign a contract extension at Renault. In the past days, the Australian denied that he might be a contender to replace Sebastian Vettel at Ferrari, due to his new two-year Renault deal. But Ricciardo has also expressed concern about Renault’s progress. “Patience is the keyword…Read More »
Jul.11 (GMM) Even with a new five-year contract signed with Silverstone, Liberty is not ruling out a Formula 1 race in London. The F1 owner and the Silverstone-owning BRDC on Wednesday ended months of speculation by announcing that the British GP is staying on the calendar at least until 2024. “We always said that, if…Read More »
Jul.11 (GMM) Lando Norris has defended his father’s wealth. The McLaren driver has been impressive in his rookie season in Formula 1, securing a new deal for 2020. “Lando is extremely fast and he quickly come up to the pace that he needs in Formula 1,” new McLaren team boss Andreas Seidl is quoted by…Read More »
Jul.11 (GMM) Esteban Ocon’s chances of returning to the Formula 1 grid next year stand at “100 per cent”. That is the claim of Matthew Carter, the former chief executive of the now defunct Lotus team. Frenchman Ocon had to sit out 2019 as Mercedes’ reserve driver, having lost his Force India seat. Toto Wolff…Read More »
Jul.10 (GMM) A new deal to keep the British GP at Silverstone will be announced within hours. Amid speculation that a new contract has been agreed, a press conference attended by F1 chief executive Chase Carey has been organised for Wednesday afternoon. The host of the press conference is the British Racing Drivers’ Club; the…Read More »
Jul.10 (GMM) Amid intensifying speculation about Pierre Gasly’s future, the Frenchman’s bosses insist they are still supporting him. Rumours Gasly could be ousted by Red Bull reached boiling point when Dr Helmut Marko called his performances alongside Max Verstappen this year “unacceptable”. But Christian Horner, team boss, says Red Bull still believes in the 23-year-old….Read More »
Jul.10 (GMM) Max Verstappen has stepped confidently into the driver leadership position at Red Bull, following the departure of Daniel Ricciardo. That is the claim of Christian Horner, who is quoted by De Telegraaf newspaper as saying the Dutchman is driving even better than Lewis Hamilton at present. “Max is in the shape of his…Read More »
Jul.10 (GMM) Silverstone should only keep the British GP if it makes “financial sense”. That is the view of Haas boss Gunther Steiner, amid fears the historic venue might not agree a new deal with Liberty Media. In its pre-British GP press release, Ferrari spoke up for Silverstone’s hopes by saying that “if Formula 1…Read More »
The 2019 United States Grand Prix is only a few weeks away. U.S. race fans must take advantage of the only F1 race in the country. Guests of Grand Prix Tours are invited to our Race Preview Party on Saturday evening hosted by a race celebrity and to our post-race dinner hosted by a race commentator. Our complete travel packages will sell out, contact us for more details and for remaining availability.
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.
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