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Jul.3 (GMM) Max Verstappen says he will remain “very careful” about getting involved in Formula 1’s new political moment. In Austria, Lewis Hamilton revealed he has added ‘Black Lives Matter’ branding to his all black 2020 helmet design, while the drivers are under pressure to ‘take a knee’ in support of the progressive movement on…Read More »
Jul.3 (GMM) Haas needs to up its game or team owner Gene Haas will pull out of Formula 1. That is the word from the small American team’s Danish race driver, Kevin Magnussen. It follows hot on the heels of team boss Gunther Steiner announcing that, to cut costs amid the corona crisis, the new…Read More »
Jul.3 (GMM) Sergey Sirotkin doubts he will stretch his time beyond his newly-appointed role as Renault’s 2020 reserve driver. The Russian had a similar role last year, but he was also nominated reserve for the Renault-powered McLaren team as well. But amid the corona crisis and the risk that a race driver may become infected,…Read More »
Jul.3 (GMM) The end of 2020 would be “a good time to sell” the works Mercedes team, according to former F1 driver Ralf Schumacher. The German told Salzburger Nachrichten newspaper that he thinks the German broadcaster RTL decided to quit the sport because Sebastian Vettel looks set to leave F1 at the end of the…Read More »
Jul.3 (GMM) Daniil Kvyat thinks Formula 1 should return to older-style circuits like Imola and Mugello. The Russian driver got his first taste of the former San Marino GP circuit at Imola recently with a test for Alpha Tauri. “It was cool to drive there,” he is quoted by Russian media as saying in Austria….Read More »
Jul.3 (GMM) Antonio Giovinazzi has admitted he is under pressure as he bids to stay in Formula 1. The Italian has enjoyed strong support from Ferrari, but there is now speculation that Maranello may recommend a new junior for Alfa Romeo next year – Mick Schumacher. Blick newspaper quoted Giovinazzi as saying this week: “If…Read More »
Jul.3 (GMM) Fernando Alonso’s deal to return to Formula 1 next year could now be done. That is the claim of Spanish radio Cadena SER, amid speculation the Spaniard might even replace the McLaren-bound Daniel Ricciardo at Renault within the 2020 season. According to other Spanish reports, the 38-year-old responded to the rumours of a…Read More »
Jul.3 (GMM) Sebastian Vettel has admitted he would like to drive for Mercedes in 2021. The quadruple world champion made waves on Thursday by revealing that he never even received an offer to remain Charles Leclerc’s Ferrari teammate next year. “In the previous few months it had actually been clear to me that we want…Read More »
Jul.2 (GMM) Lewis Hamilton wants $50 million a year to renew his contract with Mercedes, according to Britain’s Daily Mail newspaper. The news, reportedly confirmed by a “source close” to the six-time world champion, comes after team boss Toto Wolff revealed that Hamilton was behind the decision to switch from a silver to black livery…Read More »
Jul.2 (GMM) Bernie Ecclestone and his wife Fabiana have revealed that their newly-born son is named ‘Ace’. The 89-year-old former F1 supremo had announced in April that he was set to be a father for the fourth time – his first with 44-year-old Fabiana and his first son. “I’ve been to Austria many times but…Read More »
Guests of Grand Prix Tours will be treated to a complete and thorough race weekend that includes an invitation to our private F1 Celebrity Hosted Talk Show. During the event guests will receive insider information regarding all things Formula 1 and firsthand perspective into team preparations leading up to the race. Follow the link above to learn more about our trip to the United States Grand Prix.
Join Grand Prix Tours as we head to Singapore and the Marina Bay Street Circuit for the only true night race on the Formula 1 calendar. One of only 4 street circuits on the F1 calendar the beauty of the modern Formula 1 cars are on full display under the bright lights of the Marina Bay street circuit. Follow the link above to learn more about our trip to the Singapore Grand Prix.
The Mexican Grand Prix is always a great test for Formula 1 drivers and teams alike. With extreme heat and the high elevation drivers have to be physically prepared and mechanics have to be mentally ready for anything. The atmosphere created by the fans at the Mexican Grand Prix rivals that of races like Japan and Italy. The passion and pride for local drivers is nearly unmatched.