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May 21 (GMM) The FIA is reportedly looking into whether Fernando Alonso has brought Formula 1 into disrepute with his stinging criticism of the sport’s officials. A few days ago, the two-time champion said at a personal sponsor event that the “most worrying thing” about F1’s new era was “the race direction and the stewards”….Read More »
May 22 (GMM) While Formula 1 drivers once shied away from overt politics, that era is well and truly over now. That is the view of Alex Wurz, a former driver who is now president of the Grand Prix Drivers’ Association. “I think we’ve seen a decisive change,” he told Kurier newspaper. The Austrian said…Read More »
May 24 (GMM) Smaller teams are continuing to resist efforts to ramp up the budget cap as a response to inflation. The $140 million budget cap has also become an issue in recent weeks as Ferrari’s Mattia Binotto expressed concerns about Red Bull’s rate of car development. “It is no longer possible to bring new…Read More »
May 20 (GMM) Carlos Sainz has denied that he is effectively already Ferrari’s number 2 driver. The Spaniard has struggled more than teammate Charles Leclerc with the highly competitive 2022 car, and as a result is already 51 points behind the championship leader heading into his home race in Barcelona. “In the past I have…Read More »
May 21 (GMM) “Us, Mercedes and then Ferrari,” said Dr Helmut Marko in Barcelona as he predicted a surprise hierarchy for this weekend’s Spanish GP. On Friday, it was championship leader Charles Leclerc in his newly updated Ferrari that led the way in practice, with Mercedes a surprise second and third in the afternoon. Seven…Read More »
May 21 (GMM) Red Bull is preparing to go to war with Aston Martin over what Dr Helmut Marko describes as an “incredible copy” of the energy drink company’s 2022 car. “We will look into the matter in detail,” Marko told Sky Deutschland, after free practice in Barcelona where Red Bull officials drank from green…Read More »
May 22 (GMM) Mercedes is well on the road to recovery after a dire start to the new ‘ground effect’ era. Although George Russell is still leading the way to seven time world champion Lewis Hamilton, the overall gap to Ferrari and Red Bull is down to about 6 tenths. “We understand the bouncing now,”…Read More »
May 22 (GMM) Alpine boss Otmar Szafnauer says the Renault-owned team will “consider” re-signing Fernando Alonso for 2023. As the two-time world champion’s contract nears its end, rumours suggest Alpine might turn instead to reigning Formula 2 champion Oscar Piastri – with 40-year-old Alonso reportedly eyeing Aston Martin. “I can imagine many things,” team boss…Read More »
May 21 (GMM) Both Nicholas Latifi and Nyck de Vries have brushed off rumours that they are currently fighting for the Williams race seat. In Barcelona, reigning Formula E driver de Vries made his F1 race weekend debut – going head-to-head and beating Canadian Latifi. Last week, a well-known Canadian journalist claimed a deal for…Read More »
May 22 (GMM) Former F1 driver Timo Glock does not believe that Aston Martin designed its ‘B spec’ car without directly copying Red Bull. After Red Bull lost Dan Fallows and other team members to its Lawrence Stroll-owned rival, officials are now exploring their options as they suspect intellectual property has been stolen. Aston Martin’s…Read More »
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