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2017-07-30 18:54:04

Paul di Resta I did my best

Paul di Resta I did my best

Williams reserve driver Paul di Resta, replacing Felipe Massa in Hungary, out of the race.Paul di Resta "I did my best, but I understood that to achieve points will be almost impossible. The start was terrible. I acknowledge that the start system of modern cars I was given. On the first lap I did my best to avoid collisions and to win back the lost.Flying has become really difficult. Just to sit without training very hard. I tried to fly like in the DTM, but these methods here are not working. I tried struggling, but to achieve something serious happens.Recall that the last time di Resta took to the start of the race Formula-1 in 2013. And behind the wheel of the car in which the race was held, he first sat only an hour before the start of the qualification.

2017-07-29 14:14:03

Paul di Resta will replace Felipe Massa

Paul di Resta will replace Felipe Massa

Reserve pilot Williams Paul di Resta will take the place of Felipe Massa during qualifying and the race in Hungary.Even after Friday practice Weight complained of feeling unwell. On Saturday morning doctors examined him and allowed to participate in Saturday's practice. Felipe had 12 laps, after which he stated that he would not be able to compete in qualifying. The team urgently reconfigures the machine under high Paul di Resta.On account of di Resta 58 Grand Prix. In 2011-2013, he played for Force India. The best result in the race - 4th place.

2017-07-21 13:14:03

Kubica is confident that he is able to pilot the car of the season-2017

Kubica is confident that he is able to pilot the car of the season-2017

Robert Kubica, who, apparently, back in the championship Royal races, said that he is able to pilot a modern car.Earlier, the pole has already conducted tests with Renault, piloting the car of the 2013 season. Now he is preparing to take part in the tests of modern cars after the Grand Prix of Hungary.Robert Kubica "the Differences are mostly associated with turns, but it is only a question of habit and work. If others can do it, why I can't repeat or do even betterSo if Renault have the courage and confidence to let me drive, I'll be able to test all on personal experience.I already know that I can get back to the level that was shown previously. I'm quite able to show the speed that was shown in 2010. When I saw that I can fly on the verge of the car of the Formula 1 in Valencia, I thought, "This is a passion I have always felt, it's my life".I knew I didn't need to worry about missed about six years. All that is happening now, like magic".

2017-07-08 16:54:05

Felipe Massa I couldn't get to work the rubber

On the basis of qualifications in Austria Felipe Massa was the best of the pilots Williams, but it showed only the 17th time - this is the worst result for the British team in 2013.Felipe Massa "It's really a complete failure for the team that in the last race fought for the victory. Very strange, but I couldn't get to work the rubber. I can not understand that became the reason of such poor performance of the tires. Tomorrow is a new day maybe something will change, but today we are unable to fight for good results.Lance Stroll has qualified 18th. lance Stroll "Very disappointing for the team because we failed to show any speed. Maybe tomorrow we will achieve more, but today it was a complete failure. We were unable to find a balance for this track. We spent on the search settings all Friday and Saturday morning, but it gave nothing. While it is necessary to be content with little".

2017-05-24 10:34:04

Felipe Massa the Team is rapidly progressing

Felipe Massa the Team is rapidly progressing

Pilot Williams Felipe Massa said that his team this year has achieved significant success compared to previous years.Felipe Massa "I Think the team works more cohesively and holistically, much more effectively than in the past three years of my stay here. The team is developing in all areas, she develops mentally, culturally and technically. We pay a lot of forces in aerodynamics, and in this respect we are ready to make big steps forward."Meanwhile, after five races Williams occupies only sixth place in the Cup of designers - this is the worst result in 2013. The failure can be explained by the fact that the points the team brings only experienced Felipe Massa.

2017-05-23 10:14:06

Carlos Sainz I love the track in Monaco

Carlos Sainz I love the track in Monaco

The pilot Toro Rosso Carlos Sainz admitted that he really like the track in Monaco and this weekend will host the next Grand Prix.Carlos Sainz "Monaco is a track that I really like from my first visit here in 2013. Remember, as Fernando told me some secrets and tricks that I still use during the race. To work in Monaco is very difficult because of the closely located walls. There is danger at every step.It is extremely important to perform well in qualifying, because to overtake here almost impossible. It is qualifications would be the hardest day during this Grand Prix".Double-Sainz started in Monaco and twice finished in the points 10th in 2015 and 8th in 2016.

2017-05-07 10:04:02

India expects to sell millions of taxes, with Formula 1

The return of India to Formula 1, it seems, will not take place. Three of the Indian Grand Prix was held in new Delhi until 2013, but bureaucratic obstacles severed all relations with the championship.Now these bureaucratic hurdles seem even higher than ever before. Supreme court of India has ruled that Formula 1 needs a multimillion-dollar government taxes.The chief justice of India "We believe that the income of Formula 1 in India should be taxed. The amount subject to taxation should be assessed by the assessing officer".Local reports say that India wants 40 percent of the total income of Formula 1 Grand Prix.

2017-05-04 13:34:03

Felipe Massa of Ferrari was very surprised this year

Felipe Massa of Ferrari was very surprised this year

Pilot Williams Felipe Massa admitted that Ferrari was struck by his level of performances this year.Felipe Massa "Ferrari is doing what no one expected from her this year. Nobody expected to see what Ferrari will fight not only for victory but also for the title. It's really nice. This shows that the presence of Adrian Newey in the team is not a guarantee for success. Ferrari has proved that the specialists without such big names can work better in different areas. Few people expected this.If I were asked in November of last year, who will be able to deal with Mercedes this year, I would no doubt respond that Red Bull. But now we see that the correct car was built in the Ferrari, not Red Bull".He served Mass for Ferrari in 2006-2013 In 2008 he became the Vice-champion, losing to Lewis Hamilton by just one point.

2017-04-17 11:44:03

Statistics Fifth Finn on the pole

Statistics Fifth Finn on the pole

Valtteri Bottas won the qualification of Grand Prix of Bahrain and was the fifth in the history of Formula 1 by the representative of Finland, who has the right to start from pole position.In total, the Finns started from pole position 49 times in brackets - active1. Mika Hkkinen 1991-2001 - 262. Kimi Raikkonen 2001-2017 - 163. Keke Rosberg 1978-1986 - 54. Heikki Kovalainen 2007-2013 - 15. Valtteri Bottas 2013-2017 - 1.

2017-04-13 12:14:05

Roman Grosjean I like to brake late

Roman Grosjean I like to brake late

Haas pilot Roman Grosjean said that he likes the track in Bahrain for areas where you can later slow down.Roman Grosjean "I like the track in Bahrain. On paper it doesn't look like the most exciting, but to fly there is always a lot of fun. There are a lot of zones of inhibition, and I like to brake hard and late. This probably explains why my qualifying session in 2012 and 2013 could pass for me more successfully. The car was pretty good with the tires last year compositions, but I always managed efficiently and effectively work with the tires, so I'm not expecting problems at this time.The route abounds in places for overtaking. You can overtake in the DRS zones, cornering 4, 5, 6, 7, 8. In the 11th to beat harder, but possible. You can overtake in the last corner, but no one does as a direct start-finish opponent with DRS will quickly regain its position back."On account of Grogan five races in Bahrain. In 2012 and 2013 he finished third.

2017-04-13 09:44:04

Sergio Perez Night of the Grand Prix of Bahrain is gorgeous

Sergio Perez Night of the Grand Prix of Bahrain is gorgeous

The pilot Force India Sergio Perez believes that the night race Grand Prix of Bahrain is one of the most successful and beautiful in the championship.Sergio Perez "I really like race in Bahrain, which takes place at night. A special charm and areolas Eastern night brings its own flavor to the fight for points and victory. I was lucky to spend a good race here in 2014, I made the podium, and remember 2013 incredible combat Button.On this route there are places where you can overtake, so this shouldn't be a problem. The only difficulty was increased wear rear rubber because of the large number of areas of dispersal. Maybe now it will be not so important".

2017-03-22 10:54:06

New Ferrari Sebastian Vettel became "Gina"

New Ferrari Sebastian Vettel became

Sebastian Vettel traditionally give names to their cars. This year he will spend a year with Ferrari SF70H named "Gina".Two previous Ferrari were the names of Margaret and eve.Previous cars of Sebastian Vettel 2008, the Toro Rosso STR3 - 2009, Red Bull RB5 - 2010, Red Bull RB6 - Sweet Liz, Violent 2011, Red Bull RB7 - Seductive 2012, Red Bull RB8 - 2013, Red Bull RB9 - Hungry 2014, Red Bull RB10 - 2015, Ferrari SF15-T - 2016, Ferrari SF16-H - Margarita.

2017-03-07 11:04:03

Gilles Simon withdrew from McLaren

Gilles Simon withdrew from McLaren

Representative Honda has confirmed that the expert in engines of Gilles Simon left the team McLaren, where he worked as a consultant.58-year-old guru, who is best known for his work with Ferrari during the successful years of playing Michael Schumacher, was part of the team with Honda ever since he returned to Formula 1 in 2013.

2017-02-21 10:34:02

Paul di Resta became a reserve pilot Williams

Paul di Resta became a reserve pilot Williams

The ex-pilot of the Force India Paul di Resta in the season 2017, the same as last year, will play the role of a reserve pilot Williams.Paul di Resta competed in Formula 1 for Force India in 2011-2013 Last years he spent in DTM, where in 2010 he won the title as part of the factory team Mercedes.Paul di Resta "I am very pleased to extend the contract with Williams, I am glad that the whole year will be a spare pilot, I will help the team. I look forward to the opportunity to start working with a new car FW40, waiting for the opportunity to deal with the new rules. I thank the team and Claire for the opportunity. Thank you all for your support and understanding."Deputy head Williams Claire Williams "It's great for us to get a pilot with experience on such an important position. His extensive knowledge in Formula 1 will be invaluable for us, especially with the new rules".

2017-02-16 14:54:03

James Allison is the new technical Director of Mercedes

James Allison is the new technical Director of Mercedes

As expected, James Ellison became the new technical Director of the Mercedes team. In this position, he was replaced by Paddy Lowe, who moved to Williams.Toto Wolff, head of the team "I am delighted that James has joined Mercedes. Our design Department consists of experienced engineers who have won the last three Championships. To find a specialist who could head such a team was not easy. Sure, James is able to take on the role of technical leader."James Ellison "I'm excited for the opportunity to return to work after a break. I'm glad I trust the team which three times won the best in recent years. I hope I can help Mercedes to become even stronger."His career in Formula 1 Allison started in 1991 as a aerodynamicist Benetton. In 2000, he joined Ferrari, but five years later returned to the team from Enstone, which was already made under the guise of Renault. He gradually reached the position of technical Director.In early 2013, Allison re-joined Ferrari, where at first he headed a Department on work with the chassis, and then became technical Director. In July 2016 James left the Scuderia for family reasons.

2017-01-27 12:14:04

Red Bull morning show for ExxonMobil employees

Red Bull morning show for ExxonMobil employees

This year the Red Bull team is beginning to cooperate with the oil Corporation ExxonMobil, which for the last twenty years was a partner of McLaren. On this occasion, for employees of ExxonMobil staged a demonstration race.Daniel ricciardo driving for Red Bull 2013, which appeared the logos of Esso and Mobil1.

2017-01-18 12:44:05

Heikki Kovalainen was ready to play for Williams

Heikki Kovalainen was ready to play for Williams

Finnish ex-Formula 1 driver Heikki Kovalainen, which account for one win in the composition of McLaren, admitted that he offered his services to the Williams team, when it became clear that his compatriot Valtteri Bottas will move to Mercedes.Heikki Kovalainen "Yes, I sent a letter to Claire Williams by e-mail. But they had other plans. I think they had a lot of suggestions from other pilots."Kovalainen sure that Bottas will be able to compete with Lewis Hamilton, with whom he spent two years at McLaren.Heikki Kovalainen "Valtteri is a great driver, able to fight for victory. I think he'd work well with Lewis.I often remember the time when Hamilton were teammates. Lewis - strong pilot. However, we worked great together, no problems. I think there will be problems and Valtteri".Kovalainen competed in Formula 1 in 2007-2013, He managed to drive for Renault, McLaren, Lotus and Caterham. On account of Heikki's victory in the Grand Prix of Hungary of 2008.

2017-01-18 11:14:03

Quick if Bottas

Quick if Bottas

Head of Mercedes Toto Wolff is impressed with the possibility of his protege Valtteri Bottas. But now he has joined Mercedes, and the big question how good he is.There was much talk about Bottae in Canada-2013, when he defeated all the rain in qualifying. Then went debate about his incredible talent.For the past three seasons were also incredibly successful for Valtteri, who each time managed to stay ahead of Felipe Massa.But the fact remains if Ferrari's Fernando Alonso really looked stronger than his partner, Williams, Valtteri bottas the only miracle managed at some point to get ahead of the Brazilian. To judge the speed of the Finn so far, but all questions will be answered by the approaching start of the season.

2016-12-20 17:34:04

Pat Symonds left Williams

Pat Symonds left Williams

As reported by Autosport, Pat Symonds left the Williams team, which in 2013 held the post of technical Director.At the direction of Symonds, the team from grove won third place in the constructors ' championship. However, this year Williams has dropped to fifth place, losing even Force India.The departure of Symonds associated with the transfer of Mercedes Paddy Lowe.

2016-12-18 11:24:02

The Manager of Schumacher Health, Michael closed issue

Manager sevenfold world champion Sabine Who said that the theme of the health of her client's is closed for publicity. Whom was forced once again to speak to the press after the new malicious attempts to sell photos of Schumacher after the accident.The Sabine kehm "the Position of the family Schumacher remains the same - the topic of his health remains closed to the public. We won't comment on this.We are aware that there are people who do not understand our position, but it was the desire of Michael to close his private life from the world. So we'll stick this in the future.When Michael participated in the race and was a public personality, even then no one could penetrate his private life. It would be now. We are grateful to all the fans of Schumacher for the patience and respect for his idol".We will remind that on December 29 2013 Michael Schumacher suffered a head injury while skiing at a ski resort in the Alps.

2016-12-17 18:44:03

Nico Rosberg My favorite race - the Monaco Grand Prix

Nico Rosberg My favorite race - the Monaco Grand Prix

The pilot Mercedes of Nico Rosberg told about his most favorite Grand Prix in the career of pilot Formula-1.Nico Rosberg "I've always been the most loved Grand Prix was a race in Monaco. Each pilot selects a few favorite stages, and for me, Monaco has always held a special place in my ranking of the best racing. So I'm incredibly glad that he was able to win three times in a row in the Principality.I grew up here, went to school and remember were in the race. Mom always started vacuuming the apartment, so I didn't hear the roar of the engines. She got so distracted from Formula 1, and the rooms were amazingly clean."Rosberg won in Monaco in 2013-2015.

2016-12-15 17:54:06

McLaren get a title sponsor in 2018

McLaren get a title sponsor in 2018

In 2013, when he left the company Vodafone, McLaren was not the title sponsor. The situation may change in 2018.Zach brown, the head of McLaren "We want to get in 2018 a major brand. We are in talks with many companies".

2016-12-14 09:34:16

Sergio Perez I really would like to play in a top team

Sergio Perez I really would like to play in a top team

The pilot Force India Sergio Perez believes that he has again earned the right to play in one of the best teams of the championship.Sergio Perez "It is difficult and sometimes frustrating. I've done so much this year, so selflessly fought for points in such difficult conditions, teams that certainly deserve new credit.To achieve such results that I have achieved this year, just had to jump above the head And still there are people who question my potential. I hope that the opportunity to play for the top team coming in the near future.I feel ready for it, because when I played for McLaren in 2013, it was not the experience of today. Without a doubt, now is the best time to be in a top team."Maybe so Sergio Perez hints at its move to Mercedes in exchange for cheaper engines for Force India.

2016-12-13 12:24:03

Statistics season 2016 starts with the first row

In the course of the last season, Nico Rosberg 20 times started from the first row and set a new record. Only in Austria due to the replacement of the gearbox, the Germans had to take on the starting grid in sixth position.Starts with the first row, the pilots1. Nico Rosberg, Mercedes - 202. Lewis Hamilton, Mercedes - 153. Daniel Ricciardo, Red Bull 44. Valtteri Bottas, Williams - 1 Nico Hulkenberg Force India - 1 Max Verstappen, Red Bull - 1 with Brazil 2010 on the first row got Nico. For the first time in his career managed to max Verstappen.The fine in Austria ended a run of 14 Rosberg starts from the first row. After Austria, Nico 12 times in a row started from the first row. Record this indicator belongs to Ayrton Senna, who in the period from 1988 to 1989, 24 times started from the first row. In the second place Lewis Hamilton with 20 starts in the period from 2014 to 2015 Starts with the first row in a single season1. Nico Rosberg, Mercedes - 20 20162. Sebastian Vettel, Red Bull - 18 2011 Lewis Hamilton, Mercedes - 18 20154. Ayrton Senna, McLaren - 16 1989 Alain Prost, Williams - 16 1993 Damon Hill, Williams - 16 19967. Ayrton Senna, McLaren - 15 1988 Nigel Mansell, Williams - 15 1992 Sebastian Vettel, Red Bull - 15 2013 Lewis Hamilton, Mercedes 15 2014 Nico Rosberg, Mercedes 15 2014 Nico Rosberg, Mercedes 15 2015 Lewis Hamilton, Mercedes - 15 2016the percentage of the result Rosberg is 95.2. While Senna 1989, Prost 1993 and hill 1996 showed 100 results, that is started from the first row in every race of the season.In the last 27 races one Mercedes driver has started from the first row. If the series will be continued in the next season, the German team can beat the record of Williams.The series starts from the first row, the command1. Williams - 35 1992-19942. McLaren - 33 1988-19903. Mercedes - 27 2015-20164. Williams - 26 1995-19975. Red Bull - 24 2010-20116. Mercedes - 23 2014-20157. Williams - 17 1986-1987 Red Bull - 17 2009-20109. Ferrari - 16 1970-1971 Lotus - 16 1973-1974.

2016-12-13 10:44:03

Paddy Lowe will return to Williams

Paddy Lowe will return to Williams

Technical Director of Mercedes Paddy Lowe seem ready to make a sensational statement about his return to Williams in the season 2017, thirty years later.Lowe began his career in Formula 1 with Williams in 1987, but moved to McLaren in 1993. Since 2013 he works in the Mercedes.The BBC reported that Lowe's still has not confirmed his contract with Mercedes, which might have something to do with his transition to Williams.It is unclear how this move will affect the future the game Mercedes might jump low is associated with the replacement of Valtteri Bottas, Nico Rosberg.The place is Paddy Lowe put a former technical Director of Ferrari James Ellison, not so long ago left the camp of the Scuderia. Today is known on this subject only that Allison has already rejected offers from Williams, McLaren and Renault.

2016-12-12 10:14:03

Statistics season 2016 leading in the race

During the past season by the leaders of the race had time to visit only six pilots. Most of all the leader of the race passed champion Nico Rosberg 2737 km 42.8 of the total distance of the race 21. Last year, the achievement became champion Lewis Hamilton was noticeably better 53.6 per cent.Third place in the ranking took Sebastian Vettel, who is the leader drove half of the race, but never won.Leading in the race in 2016, the pilots, km1. Nico Rosberg, Mercedes - 27372. Lewis Hamilton, Mercedes - 26533. Sebastian Vettel, The Ferrari - 4424. Daniel Ricciardo, Red Bull - 3305. Max Verstappen, Red Bull - 2006. Kimi Raikkonen, Ferrari 35 already mentioned, six pilots have been at the head of the race this year. For comparison in 2015 the leader managed to visit 7 pilots in 2014 -10 pilots in 2012 and 2013 - 13 pilots. And the record maximum of 15 pilots belongs to season 2008. Record-minimum of 4 of the pilot - behind the season 1988.Passed distance record remains Vettel, who in the 2011 season stayed on the first position 3794 km 65.5 of the race of all races.Leading in the race in 2016, teams, km1. Mercedes - 5390 84,32. Ferrari - 5313. Red Bull - 477 consecutive year in this ranking no McLaren. Meanwhile, this team holds the record for leading in the race. In 1988 Ayrton Senna and Alain Prost drove in the first position 4622 km, but then the season consisted of 16 races, so in percentage terms 97,4 achievement of the British team remains out of reach.Maximum number of teams, pilots who managed to get in the head of the race, remains the leader of season-1975 - 10 teams. Only three teams could boast of leadership in 1953, 1988, 1992, 2000 and 2002 gg.

2016-12-10 10:44:03

Paddy Lowe will return to McLaren

Paddy Lowe will return to McLaren

This year ends the contract of technical Director Mercedes Paddy Lowe, and, as reported by the Italian press, he will leave the German team. Reason the parties were unable to agree on a new contract.As a successor to Lowe called James Ellison, in the past technical Director of Lotus and Ferrari. First was the assumption that Lowe will move to Ferrari, but now talking about the fact that the engineer will return to McLaren.Lowe has worked at McLaren for twenty years. He came to the team in 1993 as head of the Department of development and gradually reached the position of technical Director. In early 2013 he moved to Mercedes, followed by Lewis Hamilton.

2016-12-08 13:14:03

Nico Rosberg Wehrlein deserves a place in the Mercedes

Nico Rosberg Wehrlein deserves a place in the Mercedes

The new champion Nico Rosberg believes that his compatriot Pascal Wehrlein worthy to take his place in the Mercedes team.Nico Rosberg "Pascal Wehrlein - the future of Germany. He deserves a place in the Mercedes team".Wehrlein has partnered with Mercedes since 2013. In 2015 he brought a German company the title in the DTM. Last season, Pascal made his debut in Formula 1 as a pilot of the Manor, simultaneously participated in the tests Mercedes.

2016-12-08 12:44:02

Statistics season 2016 podiums

Statistics season 2016 podiums

During the past season on the podium managed to visit nine of the pilots. And the record for most finishes in the top three was Lewis Hamilton 17 podiums in 21 races.Podiums in 2016, the pilots1. Lewis Hamilton, Mercedes - 172. Nico Rosberg, Mercedes - 163. Daniel Ricciardo, Red Bull - 84. Max Verstappen, Red Bull - 7 Sebastian Vettel, The Ferrari - 76. Kimi Raikkonen, Ferrari - 47. Sergio Perez, Force India - 28. Daniil Kvyat, Red Bull - 1 Valtteri Bottas, Williams - 1 career on the catwalk has been Verstappen. For the second consecutive year in the top three never came Fernando Alonso.As already mentioned, nine pilots during the season were able to reach the podium. And the record over the past decade was 2008, when the top three were able to get 14 pilots.The number of pilots who were on the podium in recent years2016 - 9 2015 - 102014 - 102013 - 82012 - 132011 - 72010 - 82009 - 132008 - 142007 - 8 17 times finished on the podium, and thus Lewis is the second time repeated the record, which in 2002 put Michael Schumacher and nine years later he repeated Sebastian Vettel.The number of podiums in one season, the pilots1. Michael Schumacher, Ferrari, 2002 - 17 Sebastian Vettel, Red Bull 2011 - 17 Lewis Hamilton, Mercedes, 2015 - 17 Lewis Hamilton, Mercedes, 2016 - 175. Lewis Hamilton, Mercedes, 2014 - 16 Sebastian Vettel Red Bull 2013 - 167. Michael Schumacher, Ferrari, 2004 - 15 Fernando Alonso, Renault, 2005 - 15 Nico Rosberg, Mercedes, 2014 - 1510. Alain Prost, McLaren, 1988 - 14 Michael Schumacher, Ferrari, 2001 - 14 Mercedes in total have been on the podium 33 times. All the others put together - 30 times.Podiums in 2016, the team1. Mercedes - 332. Red Bull - 163. Ferrari - 114. Force India - 25. Williams - 1 five teams this year have been on the podium. Pilots Force India for the third year in a row on the podium. And the team McLaren, by contrast, spent the second season with no podiums.The team Mercedes has set a new record, besting its last year's achievement.The number of podiums in one season, team1. Mercedes, 2016 - 332. Mercedes, 2015 - 323. Mercedes, 2014 - 314. Ferrari 2004 - 295. Ferrari, 2002 - 27 Red Bull, 2011 277. McLaren, 1988 - 258. Ferrari, 2001 - 24 McLaren, 2007 - 24 Red Bull, 2013 24.