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2017-07-29 09:14:04

Porsche decides your future

Porsche decides your future

At the time, how is Porsche going to go out of the world championship of endurance, there are rumors that the company may debut in the Formula-that is, out of the WEC, obviously, will free important resources, some of which will focus on the development of electric technologies.But can the Formula 1 are also of interest to Porsche, when the championship will adopt the new regulation on the engines in the season 2020I would like to think that they can take part in the championship as an engine supplier, Red Bull is the most likely candidate for the role of the client.Designer Sean bull is already painted, will look like the car of Red Bull-Porsche.

2017-07-28 12:04:03

Nico Rosberg will be the team principal of Formula E

Nico Rosberg will be the team principal of Formula E

It seems that the champion of the season-2016 Nico Rosberg is preparing to become the head of the factory Mercedes team in Formula E, which will appear in 2019.This week the German automaker shocked the racing world by announcing that after 2018 he will be leaving DTM for electric series.Now Auto Bild reports that Rosberg, the recently retired reigning world champion, is first in line to head the new team.Auto Bild "the President has already met with the head of Formula E, Alejandro Agawam in Monaco. If that happens, Rosberg will become the second world champion of Formula 1, was appointed to lead the team in Formula E. the First is a four-time world champion and head of the factory Renault team Alain Prost".

2017-07-25 14:14:03

Ralf Schumacher Raikkonen can still win the race

The ex-pilot of Formula 1 Ralf Schumacher has defended Kimi Raikkonen.While the Italian team is not ready to leave Finn in 2018, there are reports that Sebastian Vettel will agree to a new contract, but only if Kimi Raikkonen will receive a renewal of his contract.42-year-old Schumacher has defended Kimi Raikkonen "as for talent, I think that Kimi is a brilliant pilot. He is already a world champion, but can certainly do better.Given his age, he perfectly copes with his work. For Ferrari it would be wise to keep it to yourself.This year he has a good car, but Sebastian Vettel was stronger. I think it's perfect for Sebastian, but Kimi could still win the race. Let's see what happens next season.I must say that the Formula 1 became very interesting when Ferrari and Mercedes began to fight each other".It should be noted that Raikkonen, who in October will celebrate 38 years, is now the oldest pilot of the championship.

2017-07-20 11:34:03

The head of Renault Kubica still very fast

The head of the team Renault has confirmed that Robert Kubica claims to be Jolyon Palmer.Cyril abiteboul "Jolyon had some problems with reliability, but it is true that if we had two pilots who are able to achieve the points we would have been eighth in the world championship.And Kubica is still very fast and has all of the same energy."Now Kubica, who missed due to a hand injury six seasons, is actively working in the simulator Renault. After the Grand Prix of Hungary, he will conduct tests behind the wheel of a car RS17.

2017-07-19 12:14:03

Head of Mercedes protects Lewis Hamilton

Head of Mercedes protects Lewis Hamilton

Head of Mercedes Toto Wolff said that the press has once again twisted his relationship with Lewis Hamilton.Toto Wolff "again the Press came up with a completely crazy story about the relationship between me and Lewis and Lewis and the team. It is actually the opposite.Lewis was absent on holiday in London. But this three-time world champion had just set another record for number of pole positions, so no doubt he knows how to prepare for race weekend.As a leader, I give him that freedom and if he thinks that it is better to stay away, spending time with friends, then so be it".

2017-07-10 16:24:03

Dietrich Mateschitz understands the anger of max Verstappen

Dietrich Mateschitz understands the anger of max Verstappen

The owner of Red Bull Dietrich Mateschitz said that he understands the anger of max Verstappen, aimed at the team.Dietrich Mateschitz "of Course, I understand. Almost everything that could happen to him, happened in the first half of the season. Max is unique and strong, he's courageous, charismatic and, despite his young age, very disciplined, motivated and determined. His passing is incredible, he always controls everything. This is pure class.You know what my ultimate dream in Formula 1 Max - the youngest world champion in history with Red Bull We have two more years to achieve this goal.If then the situation in the championship does not change, we can leave the championship".Verstappen has gone five times in the last seven races.

2017-07-06 12:04:04

Lewis Hamilton I have no respect for FIA

Pilot Mercedes Lewis Hamilton through social networks expressed their dissatisfaction with the decision of the FIA on the incident in Baku with the participation of Sebastian Vettel.Recall that on the birthday Vettel FIA decided not to punish a four-time world champion.Lewis Hamilton "After this decision I lost all respect for the FIA, Ferrari and Sebastian Vettel".Sports consultant to Red Bull Helmut Marco believes that Lewis Hamilton just got excited.Helmut Marco "I'm very happy that there is no additional penalty for Vettel. As for Lewis, it was just an emotional reaction".Non-Executive Director of Mercedes Niki Lauda "I criticized Vettel, because he hasn't seen his mistake. Now that he apologized, the incident for me is done".

2017-06-29 10:14:03

Christian klien Mercedes is better versed in the tires

The ex-pilot of Formula 1 Christian Wedge believes that Mercedes was able to accelerate, thanks to better work with rubber.Christian klien "in Canada, Ferrari was the clear favorite, with a huge advantage ahead of the Mercedes, especially in the work with rubber. But since then, time passed, and now Mercedes has better tires, Pirelli, making them faster to enter the working temperature window.If we talk about the title, the world champion will be the team that will be able to develop most effectively the rest of the season".

2017-06-28 11:44:08

The press service of the Sebastian Vettel has denied having an injury

Press Secretary Sebastian Vettel denied the rumors about the trauma of the leader of the world championship. In Baku some people noticed that the leg of the pilot of Ferrari was bandaged.Britta Roeske "there is No reason to worry. What people saw was the usual tape Kinesio. Vettel lot of training, and a minor problem with the ligaments happen to all athletes."Kinesio tape is commonly used by physical therapists to support muscles and joints during healing.

2017-06-26 12:44:03

Lewis Hamilton I have not tested the brakes of Vettel

Lewis Hamilton I have not tested the brakes of Vettel

Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton says that is not inhibited specifically in front of the car of Sebastian Vettel.Lewis Hamilton "I have not tested it on the brakes I controlled the tempo and, as on all other resets repeated, slowed down in the same place. He clearly overslept and jabbed me in the back of the machine.But this was not a problem for me. To be honest, his behavior Vettel today disgraced himself. He finished fourth, but disgraced himself with his nagging and criticism.We were lucky that we were driving slowly. On the speed of his intentional blow to my side could lead to serious consequences. In addition, we are watching the children. As they now need to accept four-time world champion".

2017-06-14 10:04:03

Niki Lauda 25 races is too

Non-Executive Director of Mercedes Niki Lauda believes that the increase in the number of races in Formula 1 is too much. With three-time world champion agrees Fernando Alonso and Lewis Hamilton.The new owners of Formula 1 Liberty Media has already increased the number of races in the season of 2018 to 21 and now want to expand the calendar to 25 races in the near future.Lewis Hamilton "Alonso has already talked about this, and I agree with him. He's right, the increase in races will not be good for the championship."Niki Lauda "race 21 is the maximum. More nonsense, as Formula 1 will turn into world Cup skiing where races too much and the calendar is overloaded".

2017-06-13 10:04:03

Esteban Windows Strollo do need more time.

Esteban Windows Strollo do need more time.

The pilot Force India Esteban Windows thinks lance Stroll after some time adapting to Formula 1 and show the class.Recall that now the Stroll is the current world champion of Formula 3. Before him, the champion of the Formula 3 was just Windows.Esteban Windows "first, I have more experience than him that matters. I was better prepared than he is. I spent a lot of test before the debut in the Grand Prix. I worked a lot in the simulator and know some of the pilots in the younger series.I'm sure he will find the opportunity to become better. He's a great pilot".Over the weekend, Stroll on the home track in Canada earned their first points.

2017-06-08 09:24:04

Ferrari Vettel will remain with us

Ferrari Vettel will remain with us

Technical Director of Ferrari's Mattia Binotto is sure that Sebastian Vettel will remain with Scuderia next year.Mattia Binotto "Vettel is not only one of our pilots, he is a multiple world champion. I think he will stay with us. Why Because there is nothing more beautiful for the pilot of Formula 1, than to win with scarlet team.It has been 16 years since Ferrari won in Monaco, so I think that victory was a release. It was a victory that made us realize that we have a fast car, and now we can compete on the same level with the leaders or be even stronger than them.

2017-06-06 08:54:08

Mario Andretti I'm sorry to see Alonso

Mario Andretti I'm sorry to see Alonso

The Formula 1 world champion of 1978, Mario Andretti admitted that he was very disappointed that Fernando Alonso can't fight for the title.Mario Andretti "the Only thing that makes the pilot happy - competitiveness. Everything else is a complete disappointment. Alonso is in the best phase of his career and spends his time in vain. McLaren clearly feels the same pain, because this is a team that knows how to be the best.I think this will improve the team. Looks like they have a great chassis, and the engine situation is clearly improving. I am sure that he will achieve points before the season ends.I am sure that after the Indy 500, its value rose. He deserves the respect that it receives. There were no losers except the engine".

2017-06-05 11:24:03

Mika Salo Vettel can win the championship

The ex-pilot of Formula 1 Mika Salo believes that Vettel will win championship season 2017.Mika Salo "Vettel has a good chance to win the world championship. He excels in the fight against Hamilton. Kimi not so much points, so he is the pilot of the number two.Kimi may not believe in it until mathematically possible to win the championship, but the team means Kimi probably just co-pilot.I'm willing to bet that Vettel would take a lot more than Raikkonen. Somewhere Kimi will be faster, but he will have to switch places like in Monaco.

2017-05-30 11:14:05

Alain Prost Hulkenberg important to our team

Alain Prost Hulkenberg important to our team

The Ambassador of the brand Renault and four-time world champion Alain Prost believes that Nico is very important for his team.Alain Prost "Nico is very important for us, as it is exactly what you need Renault. He is very charismatic and strong character. This guy can make our team much stronger in the future."Hulkenberg this season earned 14 points. Thanks to him, the team ranked 7th in the constructors ' championship.

2017-05-28 21:44:03

Carlos Sainz an Excellent result

Carlos Sainz an Excellent result

The pilot Toro Rosso Carlos Sainz in the race Grand Prix Monaco showed 6-th result. Three races in Monaco - three finish in the points.Carlos Sainz "What a result, what a wonderful weekend We need to enjoy this moment, because the streets of Monaco don't usually turn out flawless Grand Prix. But we did itWe could do well to work during practice and then in qualifying showed a good result. In today's race we were able to keep the world champion in a faster car behind him and finish the race in sixth place. We were faster than the rest of the pilots middle of the peloton throughout the weekend, and I thank the team for such a good car.I really enjoyed the race, and now it's time to celebrate this well-deserved result with the team. Then we will think about race in Canada".

2017-05-24 10:24:03

Alain Prost Alonso will go to Renault

Alain Prost Alonso will go to Renault

Four-time world champion Alain Prost believes Fernando Alonso would not agree to return to Renault, where in the mid-2000s, he won two titles.Alain Prost "Fernando wants to win races and Championships. I don't think we can offer him a car capable of fighting for the title next year, and two years later too.We have to be very realistic. I've been doing this for almost forty years and know how difficult it will be.We have to be very careful. We want progress, but we should not be foolish purposes only so that Fernando will be with us.Your last title Alain Prost won in 1993 with a Renault engine.

2017-05-19 13:34:03

The head of McLaren I totally understand Alonso

The head of McLaren I totally understand Alonso

The head of McLaren Zach brown confirmed that he understands the condition of Fernando Alonso.Zach brown "I fully understand his position, he is the double world champion who wants to become a triple world champion. We see that other opponents have moved forward. Alonso really wants to stay with us, but he requires us to move forward. If before the end of the summer break we will not be able to do anything, then most likely, we will lose Fernando".These days brown and Alonso are in Indianapolis, where the training before the race Indy-500.

2017-05-10 06:54:18

Mark Webber button not counting on success in Monaco

Mark Webber button not counting on success in Monaco

In Monaco to replace Fernando Alonso, who set out to conquer Indianapolis, will be Jenson button. The ex-pilot of Formula 1 mark Webber believes that the British should not count on success.Mark Webber "It will not be loud story of Jenson in Monaco. He would have problems with the fuel pressure during practice, he gets the 17th place at the start and come down after 12 laps.Jenson is a world champion, he won in Monaco. It will be a history if he can win the race, but. just to achieve points, he must be very lucky.We met with Jenson, he has not made any effort to prepare. He wasn't taking this very seriously. He said that all this was unexpected and does not want to strain in this occasion".

2017-05-09 09:24:07

Paddy Lowe the Mass is the best teacher for Strolla

Paddy Lowe the Mass is the best teacher for Strolla

Williams technical Director Paddy Lowe believes that the best mentor for lance Stroll than Felipe Massa, it is difficult to find.Paddy Lowe "I admired Felipe as a competitor for many years, especially in 2008, when I was at McLaren with Lewis Hamilton, and it was a really hard battle between two teams. In that year he did a fantastic job, and as you know, he was for a short time the world champion. Felipe - pilot world-class, so working with him very well.It is always a good starting point for pilots when they obviously love what they do. I am very pleased to work with the Ground and Strolla. His experience is just huge, and he's the guy for whom you did not worry when he's in the car on the track. You know he'll do his best.It's fantastic, especially at the moment when the lance is in the process of learning. At the same time, Felipe really, really helps him in the coaching plan".

2017-05-02 16:24:05

Niki Lauda After the first victory, everything becomes easier

Niki Lauda After the first victory, everything becomes easier

Non-Executive Director of Mercedes Niki Lauda believes that now Valtteri bottas will be the easier to achieve new victories.Niki Lauda "to Win the first Grand Prix is always very difficult. I know from my own experience. Every victory is earned already becoming easier and easier. Importantly, Bottas has proven that it can win.Lewis is an outstanding talent, a world champion, so much depends on the race conditions. Today, Bottas beat him, and maybe in the next three times Lewis will do it.Valtteri is a very good replacement for Nico. Pole position and victory in four races is a good result,".

2017-04-24 10:14:04

On the circuit, Alonso has claimed 11-year-old boy

On the circuit, Alonso has claimed 11-year-old boy

Spanish motor racing Federation, said that 11-year-old boy died from injuries sustained in the accident at the circuit Fernando Alonso in the North of Spain.The Federation reported that Gonzalo Basurto Movila died after a crash during a private workout on Saturday. Spanish media claim that the cards Mobily flipped and landed on the pilot.The Federation said that the incident is being investigated. Two-time Formula 1 world champion Fernando Alonso wrote on Twitter that he was devastated by the news of the death of the boy, and noted that this is one of the saddest days for him.

2017-04-23 11:04:04

Mario Andretti It's a great opportunity for Alonso

Mario Andretti It's a great opportunity for Alonso

The Formula 1 world champion in 1978 and winner of the Indy 500 Mario Andretti believes that Fernando Alonso chose the right time to participate in the legendary race.Mario Andretti "the right time is a great opportunity for Fernando, because in Formula 1 now nothing is happening. McLaren is not a rival top teams, but he's still in his Prime.Despite the fact that Monaco is probably best suited McLaren this year, in Indianapolis, Fernando is going to achieve a result higher than if he played in Monaco.I think that's what he hopes and what he expects".

2017-04-22 11:54:06

Fernando Alonso preparing for tests

Fernando Alonso preparing for tests

The pilot of McLaren Fernando Alonso preparing for the test, which will be held at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway next month.Two-time Formula 1 world champion for the first time to conduct tests behind the wheel of a new technology may 3, after using the famous 2.5-kilometer oval between races of Formula 1 in Russia and Spain.Tests will be held from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., and the first official practice before Indy 500 is scheduled for may 15.

2017-04-17 15:44:03

Chapter Ferrari This victory is important for us

Chapter Ferrari This victory is important for us

The head of Ferrari, Maurizio Arrivabene congratulated the team with a victory in Bahrain.Maurizio Arrivabene"This victory is important for us. It has been achieved thanks to the huge efforts of all the guys on the track and at the base in Maranello. Throughout the weekend the team showed courage, determination and a bit of madness. Courage and determination was needed to work this weekend at the limit. We expected to encounter some difficulties in qualifying, so, based on a good race pace, made Friday, was preparing to shock the race.Sebastian drove an excellent race, demonstrating once again his entire class. Kimi was involved in the struggle at the start, and then he, of course, wasn't helped by the safety car. Machine SF70H proved to be very fast starter that will help us this year. The tires worked very well and allowed us full use of their potential.And now it's time to focus on the next stage of the world championship - the Grand Prix of Russia in Sochi".

2017-04-16 11:34:03

Helmut Marko the Champion will be Vettel

Helmut Marko the Champion will be Vettel

Sports consultant to Red Bull Helmut Marko believes that this year the world champion will be Sebastian Vettel.Helmut Marco "the Cars this year do look more aggressive and better, but they have also become faster. There is now an acute struggle between Mercedes and Ferrari. Unfortunately, Red Bull have not had time to participate in this fight.The champion will be Vettel. Sebastian is much stronger than in the last two years, he is fully motivated and relaxed".

2017-04-04 11:34:04

Markus Eriksson To Shanghai is important for maximum speed

Markus Eriksson To Shanghai is important for maximum speed

Pilot Sauber Marcus Ericsson believes that due to the long straight in Shanghai it is important to configure the machine at the highest speed.Marcus Ericsson "the Grand Prix of China - for the second stage of the world championship of season 2017. The Shanghai circuit has one characteristic very long straight, where a good top speed. Also, there is an interesting mix of slow and high-speed turns of varying difficulty.I really like the technical section is filled with unique twists. All this track demands on the car good balance, but from the pilot the exact pilot".On account of Ericsson's three races in Shanghai, and in all three cases, the Swede made it to the finish. Best result - 10th place in 2015.

2017-03-31 12:04:07

Mick Schumacher my Father is my idol

Mick Schumacher my Father is my idol

The son of seven-time world champion Mick Schumacher has stated that the father is the idol.Mick Schumacher "My idol is my father. Just because he's the best. He is my role model.And my goal is the same as the father, to become the world champion Formula 1".This year Mick will act euroserie Formula-3.