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F1 champions say tyre issue not spoiling the sport

Alain Prost Two former F1 world champions have hit back at claims the Pirelli tyre situation in 2013 is ruining Formula 1. Mika Hakkinen said he does not agree with those who think Pirelli's heavily...
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Hakkinen says Raikkonen move to Red Bull is logical

Kimi Raikkonen with Mika Hakkinen Red Bull would be a logical next step for Kimi Raikkonen, according to fellow Finnish F1 world champion Mika Hakkinen. This week, Lotus' Raikkonen effectively confirmed...
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Hakkinen doubts Mercedes will be competing for wins

Mika Hakkinen It is too early to say just how good the new Mercedes W04 is, according to team boss Ross Brawn in the wake of an up-and-down first test for the new Silver Arrows, but former double world...
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Wolff to monitor progress of Bottas at Williams

Valtteri Bottas with Toto Wolff Mercedes' new co-owner and director Toto Wolff, has admitted he will be keeping an eye on his protege, F1 rookie Valtteri Bottas, in 2013. Before switching to Mercedes,...
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Hamilton aims to help Mercedes compete with top teams

Jan.3 (GMM) With his lucrative new Mercedes contract having now officially begun, Lewis Hamilton says he wants to turn the Brackley based team into a Formula One frontrunner. After six years with McLaren F1...