The crowned champ slid into the tire barrier and out of Q1 after the rear snapped out in Turn 7 before he was able to complete a fast lap. Lewis Hamilton assured his team he was ok as he climbed out of the mangled Mercedes in roughly the spot newly crowned champion Michael Schumacher did […]
With the Constructor’s and Driver’s Championships wrapped, the grid moves on to Brazil for some midfield deciding action. Valtteri Bottas is still within strike distance of Sebastian Vettel for 2nd in the Driver’s Championship. Max Verstappen still has a shot to catch Kimi Raikkonen for 5th and Raikkonen still has a chance to catch Daniel […]
Our favourite smiling Aussie, Daniel Ricciardo, has done everything but openly come out and say he’s shopping around for a championship team for the 2019 season. He’s contracted with Red Bull Racing: Formula One Team through 2018 (but as we’ve seen, it’s always possible to get out of a contract). Daniel has flirted with the idea […]
Reports are out this morning from Sky Sports and Toro Rosso. Pierre Gasly, covered here in an earlier post, will replace Daniil Kvyat for the remainder of the 2017 season; driving alongside Carlos Sainz. “He is the next in line at Red Bull for this opportunity and he has shown that he deserves it, having taken the 2016 […]
Palmer offered severance as Renault eager for Sainz.
Red Bull, and more specifically Daniel Ricciardo, hold the lead in lap times on the first day of practice in Singapore. Verstappen came behind in FP2 by around a half second with Hamilton and Bottas further back at 7 tenths and 1.2 seconds respectively. Nico Hulkenberg rounds out the top 5 at +1.596. The Prancing Horses failed […]
Renault will not renew its power unit supply contract with Red Bull after 2018, reports AMuS. Red Bull has a long history with Renault, one that includes 4 Driver Championships and 4 Constructor Championships from 2010 to 2013. That history is also strife with disagreements and complaints from the Milton Keynes squad; one in particular that […]