Malaysia Day 2: Qualifying

Joy and heartbreak in today’s quali session as Lewis Hamilton puts it on pole for his fourth consecutive at Malaysia. He edged Kimi Raikkonen by just .045s with Red Bull’s Max Verstappen and Daniel Ricciardo about a half-second behind. Valtteri Bottas rounded out the top 5 with a 1:30.758. Heartbreak for title rival Sebastian Vettel, […]

Malaysia Day 2: FP3

Kimi Raikkonen pulled his Ferrari out front of Sebastian Vettel in Free Practice 3 for a Ferrari 1-2, beating him home by only .162s. Bit of worry for Ferrari, though, as Vettel was instructed to stop the car in the final minutes of the session. Daniel Ricciardo put his Red Bull third with a 1:32.091. […]

Malaysia Day 1: FP2

Sepang gifted drivers with dry conditions for FP2, which saw Ferrari drive to the front, while Mercedes continue to wonder where their setup is. The session was ended 10 minutes early after a raised drain cover punctured Haas driver Romain Grosjean’s right rear and sent him hard into the tire barrier. Fernando Alonso twisted his […]

Malaysia Day 1: FP1

After a half hour delay at the Sepang circuit, drivers rolled out on the full wets for FP1. Ricciardo took an early lead and set the pace with a 1.55, improving into the 1:49’s which he maintained while the rest of the grid battled for position. Verstappen surpasses the leader as time expires with a […]

Aston Martin to become Red Bull title sponsor

In a not-so-subtle display of support, Aston Martin President and CEO, Andy Palmer, was seen fraternizing with Red Bull Principal Christian Horner in Singapore. The pair has been known for working on the Valkyrie, a “hypercar” purported to be the world’s fastest street legal car. While the deal thus far lends only the brand to Team […]

Singapore Day 2: Results

Quali update: Sebastian Vettel put his Ferrari on pole with a track record 1:39.491. Max Verstappen came in behind him with a 1:39.814 separating himself from Daniel Ricciardo by .026 seconds. Kimi Raikonnen cleaned up in fourth with Lewis Hamilton rounding out the top five. Hulkenberg was the ‘best of the rest’ at 7th with […]