Vettel: Mercedes dominance boring… but Wolff disagrees

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Sebastian Vettel   Sebastian Vettel labelled Mercedes’ record-breaking start to the 2019 Formula 1 season as “boring”, but the Silver Arrows team principal Toto Wolff disagreed. Mercedes secured a fourth one-two finish from as many races in Baku – securing the best ever team start to an F1 season. No constructor has begun a world championship season with as many […]

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Bottas wins in Baku as Mercedes overpowers Ferrari

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Valtteri Bottas put in a textbook performance to clinch his second race victory of the season in the 2019 Azerbaijan Grand Prix. The Finn looked composed and comfortable throughout a surprisingly incident-free race on Baku City Circuit, his Mercedes team mate Lewis Hamilton having to settle for second after an initial furious wheel-to-wheel battle between the pair at the start. […]

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Mercedes valuing Formula E entry as high as F1

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Mercedes CEO Dieter Zetsche sees the company’s new commitment in Formula E as “equally important” to the Formula 1 team. Having tested the waters with Mercedes-affiliated HWA this season, the Silver Arrows will enter the all-electric series full-time for its sixth campaign. Manufacturing giants BMW and Nissan have followed the likes of Audi and Jaguar into Formula E for season […]

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Hamilton: I had to change my natural driving style

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For most Formula 1 fans, Lewis Hamilton’s 75th Formula 1 victory at the sport’s 1000th race looked like a breeze, but not so according to the five-time World Champion who even had to change his driving style to tame his all-conquering Mercedes. And while the Silver Arrows have scored a one-two in the first three races, Hamilton does not believe […]

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Mercedes: Great front row for the 1000th Grand Prix

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Mercedes report from qualifying for the Chinese Grand Prix, Round 3 of the 2019 Formula 1 World Championship, at Shanghai International Circuit. Mercedes-AMG Petronas Motorsport lock out the front row for the 1000th Grand Prix Valtteri claimed his seventh Formula One pole position – his first of the 2019 season and first in China Lewis will start the 1000th Formula […]

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Mercedes new front wing for China not legal

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Mercedes have a new front wing for the W10 made for the Chinese Grand Prix weekend, but reports suggest that the FIA took a look at it and deemed it illegal as they had done with the creations presented to scrutineers by Red Bull and Williams. Auto Motor und Sport’ Michael Schmid reports that Mercedes will have to change their […]

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