Lewis Hamilton from his burning car

Hamilton’s qualifying in Hungary goes up in smoke

Lewis Hamilton from his burning car Lewis Hamilton's Hungarian Grand Prix hopes went up in flames on Saturday when his Mercedes caught fire in the first phase of qualifying. The Briton, who is 14 points...
Nico Rosberg

Mercedes: Congratulations Nico, apologies Lewis

Nico Rosberg Nico Rosberg took pole position during qualifying at the Hungaroring this afternoon, while a fuel leak saw Lewis eliminated in the Q1 phase without setting a time. Nico took his sixth pole...
Kevin Magnussen

McLaren: Frustrating not to beat Williams

Kevin Magnussen More mixed fortunes for the team today: a mid-afternoon rain shower dropped a large amount of water at Turn One right at the start of the final qualifying session of the afternoon. The...
Pirelli tyres in Hungary

Hamilton says Pirelli tyres for Hungary are bad

Pirelli tyres in Hungary Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton was heavily critical of Pirelli's tyres after practice for the Hungarian Grand Prix. "The tyres are not going very well here," Hamilton, fastest...
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Zetsche: Why does Ecclestone do everything alone?

Dieter Zetsche with Bernie Ecclestone Dieter Zetsche, the chairman of Mercedes parent Daimler, has pointed the finger at Bernie Ecclestone in the wake of the unpopular German Grand Prix. At the height...
Mercedes chases down Red Bull in Hungary

Mercedes and Red Bull surprised by gap in Hungary

Mercedes chase down Red Bull in Hungary Mercedes comfortably outpaced all rivals on a blistering hot first day of practice for the Hungarian Grand Prix, which took some by surprise. Speaking to...
Nico Rosberg

Mercedes: We enjoyed two trouble-free sessions

Nico Rosberg Mercedes AMG Petronas kicked off the Hungarian Grand Prix weekend at the top of the time sheets, with Lewis Hamilton narrowly edging Nico Rosberg to top both practice sessions at the...
Niki Lauda with Sebastian Vettel

Lauda: We have never talked with Vettel

Niki Lauda with Sebastian Vettel With the summer sun baking down on Hungaroring near Budapest, the silly season has well and truly arrived in the Formula 1 paddock, now the big talk is about Sebastian...
Nico Rosberg won in Germany

Rosberg: I don’t care about statistics

Nico Rosberg leads the world championship ahead of Hungary Formula 1 World Championship leader Nico Rosberg insists that he is not worried this weekend in Hungary about racing on a track where Lewis...
Sebastian Vettel speaks to media in Budapest

Vettel: I think any offer has to be considered

Sebastian Vettel speaks to media in Budapest The big paddock news in Hungary is that Mercedes have made a concerted move to sign four time Formula 1 world champion Sebastian Vettel, who is doing little...
Fernando Alonso with fans in Budapest

Alonso: Mercedes has surprised everybody

Fernando Alonso with fans in Budapest Just four days after talking to the press about his crowd-pleasing duel with Daniel Ricciardo in Hockenheim, Fernando Alonso was back in front of the media for his...
Lewis Hamilton speaks to media in Hungary

Hamilton: I want to continue with Mercedes

Lewis Hamilton speaks to media in Hungary Lewis Hamilton hopes to agree a new deal with Mercedes this season even though his current contract still has more than a year to run, and revealed that he has no...
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Verstappen snubs Red Bull in favour of Mercedes

Max Verstappen Teenage hot property Max Verstappen has turned down an offer from reigning Formula 1 World Champions Red Bull as he maps a path to Formula 1. The talented son of former Benetton and...
Toto Wolff

Mercedes boss Wolff injured in cycling accident

Toto Wolff Mercedes motorsport head Toto Wolff plans to attend this weekend's Hungarian Formula One Grand Prix despite breaking multiple bones in a cycling accident while out riding with team engineers in...
Helmut Marko with Sebastian Vettel

Red Bull rivals targeting Vettel claims Marko

Helmut Marko with Sebastian Vettel McLaren and Mercedes have targeted Red Bull's quadruple Formula 1 World Champion Sebastian Vettel, Sport Bild reported on Wednesday. The report said that Mercedes see...