Tag : F1

Rosberg revs-up title battle, as old heads hang up their helmets

2 years ago / 0 comments

NICO Rosberg made it two victories in two weekends at the Italian Grand Prix, leading every lap in Monza to claim his seventh victory of the season, moving him just two points behind his Mercedes teammate Lewis Hamilton with only six races remaining. Ferrari’s Sebastian Vettel completed the podium, providing … Read More

Ferrari frustrated, Rosberg relentless

2 years ago / 0 comments

IMAGINE the situation. You’re fourth on the grid, your teammate is third, the reigning World Champion is 22nd, so it is a perfect opportunity for the team to make up some ground. The CEO is in the garage watching, so the one thing you must not do is crash into your … Read More

F1 gears up for full throttle season

3 years ago / 0 comments

FORMULA One teams have finally had a chance to try out their new cars over eight days of testing in Barcelona in preparation for the Australian GP.  Mercedes showed amazing reliability over the eight days, racking up over 3500 miles before suffering a transmission failure with defending champion Lewis Hamilton at … Read More

Hamilton Racing To Success

3 years ago / 0 comments

DEFENDING World Champion Lewis Hamilton looks set to retain the title after a convincing victory at the Suzuka Grand Prix in Japan. Hamilton got a better start than team-mate and closest challenger Nico Rosberg, who started in pole position, and used the inside lane to edge his car ahead by the … Read More

Sport | Hamilton looking for vital victory in Hungary

4 years ago / 0 comments

With the 2014 season just over the halfway point, the pressure is being cranked up on the drivers, and nowhere more intensely than at Mercedes. The team sits comfortably ahead of the rest in the Constructors Championship but despite that the so called ‘silly season’ has begun, with rumours flying … Read More

Sport | F1 – Rosberg takes victory but Hamilton forced to retire after a mixed start for Mercedes

5 years ago / 0 comments

Nico Rosberg claimed the fourth Formula One victory of his career in an action-packed start to the season in Australia. Lewis Hamilton began the race in pole position, but had to retire on just his third lap due to a misfiring cylinder and from that point on, his team-mate assumed complete control of … Read More

Sport | Vettel joins F1 elite after clinching victory in Delhi

5 years ago / 0 comments

Red Bull’s Sebastian Vettel has put his name in the history books after winning his fourth consecutive world title at the Indian Grand Prix. In an incident-packed race, the German kept his cool and avoided any trouble, clinching the victory from pole position. The win was Vettel’s sixth in succession in an … Read More

Perez pushes Jenson’s buttons

5 years ago / 0 comments

David Grant Bahrain GP Sebastian Vettel became the first multiple winner of the 2013 Formula One season in typically dominating fashion in the fourth race of an already enticing season. Sunday saw the German three-time world champion win the Bahrain grand prix for the second season in a row, ensuring … Read More

Alonso dominates in China

5 years ago / 0 comments

Sam Heath 16/04/13 Chinese Grand Prix Fernando Alonso put the disappointment of early retirement in Malaysia to bed with a superb performance at the Chinese Grand Prix in Shanghai last weekend. It was the 31st victory of the double world champion’s career which puts him fifth, level with Nigel Mansell, … Read More

Three is the magic number for Vettel

6 years ago / 0 comments

  LS Sport’s Sam Heath takes a close look at the F1 Season and Sebastian Vettel third World Title.   The 2012 Formula 1 World Championship went down to the wire in Brazil at the weekend. Sebastian Vettel and Red Bull narrowly held off the charge of Fernando Alonso in … Read More