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F1 Today – 22/03/2019

Renault’s peaky car for an unpredictable season Renault’s F1 managing director Cyril Abiteboul says that the teams “peaky” car characteristics could make for a more unpredictable season. He stressed that the best of the rest race between the midfield teams are so close that that teams will have to get everything

Behind The Headlines – Australia

The season-opening race in Melbourne through up a number of surprises, we arrived thinking that it was that this was Ferrari’s race to lose. But like many, I was scratching my head throughout the weekend with what was going on at the leaders. After Friday’s practice sessions, I think we were

Notebook – Australian Grand Prix – Review

Valtteri Bottas has got his 2019 season off to a great start, with a dominating race win in Melbourne. The whole weekend was a story of surprise as we believed that Ferrari were going to be ahead of Mercedes this weekend.   Bottas stronger than ever? Valtteri Bottas has really recovered from that

Australian GP – Results

Po Name Nat Team Time Points 1 Valtteri Bottas FIN Mercedes 01:25:27.325 26 2 Lewis Hamilton GBR Mercedes +00:20.886 18 3 Max Verstappen DUT Red Bull Racing – Honda +00:22.520 15 4 Sebastian Vettel GER Ferrari +00:57.109 12 5 Charles Leclerc MON Ferrari +00:00.000 10 6 Kevin Magnussen DEN Haas – Ferrari +01:27.000 8 7 Nico Hulkenberg GER Renault Lapped 6 8 Kimi Raikkonen FIN Alfa Romeo Racing – Ferrari Lapped 4 9 Lance Stroll CAN Racing Point  –  Mercedes Lapped 2 10 Daniil Kvyat RUS Scuderia Toro Rosso-Honda Lapped 1 11 Pierre Gasly FRA Red Bull Racing – Honda Lapped 12 Lando Norris GBR McLaren – Renault Lapped 13 Sergio Perez Mendoza MEX Racing Point  –  Mercedes Lapped 14 Alexander Albon THA Scuderia Toro Rosso-Honda Lapped 15 Antonio Giovinazzi ITA Alfa Romeo Racing – Ferrari Lapped 16 George Russell GBR Williams - Mercedes Lapped 17 Robert

Notebook – Australian Practice

Despite his claims that Mercedes were on the back foot going into this weekends opening race in Melbourne, Lewis Hamilton topped both of the practice sessions. In FP1, the five times champion was three hundredths off a second faster than his expected title rival Sebastian Vettel. While he was four

F1 Today – Australian Prixview – 14/03/2019

Mercedes on the back foot – Hamilton Lewis Hamilton believes that his Mercedes team are going into this weekends Australian Grand Prix on the back foot. It is believed that the teams' main rivals Ferrari are expected to be ahead when the track actions begins on Friday. Hamilton admits that Mercedes “have

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