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Oct.24 (GMM) Michael Andretti’s takeover of the Alfa Romeo team is suddenly on the rocks. Earlier in Austin, the paddock was alight with speculation that the former F1 driver, who now runs the US-based motor racing empire Andretti Autosport, had taken over 80 percent of the Swiss-based Sauber team. “It hasn’t been officially confirmed yet,…Read More »
Oct.27 (GMM) Mercedes has distanced itself from title rival Max Verstappen’s decision to snub the forthcoming edition of the popular Netflix series Drive to Survive. Too much about the documentary series, which is being partly credited for the huge crowds seen in Austin for the US GP last weekend, is “fake”. That is Verstappen’s view,…Read More »
Oct.29 (GMM) Honda’s Formula 1 chief is not confirming speculation that he may still frequent the grands prix in collaboration with Red Bull next year. Masashi Yamamoto, the managing director of Honda’s F1 operations, admits it will be “crazy” to see unbranded Honda units in the Red Bull and Alpha Tauri cars next year. “That…Read More »
Nov.2 (GMM) One Mercedes-linked motor racing boss is actually barracking against the German carmaker in Formula 1 for the 2022 title. Hubert Haupt, owner and driver of a team that runs three Mercedes AMG cars in the German touring car championship DTM, admitted he hopes Red Bull’s Max Verstappen prevails this season. “I think it’s…Read More »
Nov.4 (GMM) Formula 1 is working to ensure more racing in wet weather can take place. It has become a major issue after the Belgian GP at Spa, which because of the weather became a farcical safety car-led washout with half points awarded. But the trend over the years has been more and more caution…Read More »
Jul.26 (GMM) Winter testing will be extended from just one to two weeks ahead of the all-new rules for 2022. There were a mere 3 days of pre-season testing in 2021, but according to Auto Motor und Sport, two three-day tests – one in Barcelona and another in Bahrain – are provisionally scheduled for early…Read More »
Aug.29 (GMM) A debate is now raging about whether Spa-Francorchamps’ fabled Eau Rouge corner is still safe enough for Formula 1. In 2019, the fatal Formula 2 accident involving Anthoine Hubert on the exit of the high-speed section also seriously injured Juan Manuel Correa. More recently, a huge crash during the 24 hour sports car…Read More »
Aug.30 (GMM) Formula 1’s two championship-warring teams were publicly philosophical after the farcical Belgian GP. Up and down the grid, drivers expressed frustration that the never-ending rain delay at soaking Spa-Francorchamps ultimately ended with two slow laps behind the safety car. It meant Formula 1 and the FIA could declare an official race classification with…Read More »
Aug.31 (GMM) Mercedes is finally shaping up to complete its driver lineup for 2022. Sources are reporting that, as per widespread speculation, the reigning world champions will shortly confirm that Valtteri Bottas will make way for George Russell next year. It is believed that process will initially involve Mercedes announcing the Finn’s departure at the…Read More »
Oct.1 (GMM) Red Bull held talks with F1’s standout rookie Lando Norris. Dr Helmut Marko, the official most directly responsible for the energy drink owned team’s driver program, insists he already has F1’s best youngster in a Red Bull cockpit. “I’ve watched Norris, but Max is still at the top of my ranking,” he told…Read More »
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