ARTICLES RELATING TO MERCEDES

High-speed Q&A: Comedian quizzes Hamilton

2014-08-20 10:36

British comedian James Corden finds out how many question Formula 1 ace Lewis Hamilton can answer during a high-speed lap around Rockingham Motor Speedway in England. Watch the hilarious video!

Merc spent more than Renault, Ferrari

2014-08-12 09:50

'When Ferrari and Renault are getting similar results, and Mercedes has a significant advantage, the first thing is to look at the level of investment, ' says Former Renault Formula 1 boss Jean-Michel Jalinier.

Merc boss Zetsche rules on 'team orders'

2014-08-05 11:35

'The skill of the drivers and a little bit of luck will in the end decide who has the edge,' said Daimler chairman Dieter Zetsche who insists there will be no team orders at Mercedes.

Merc pilots told 'obey orders in future'

2014-07-31 09:22

'If Paddy says something on the radio, this is followed, even if it appears irrational to the drivers.' That's what Merc F1 boss Toto Wolff has cast in stone for the remaining 2014 races.

Merc team order 'made in panic' - Lauda

2014-07-29 12:16

Did you watch the 2014 Hungaroring F1 GP? OK, well Wheels24 believes this from Reuters writer ALAN BALDWIN is the most balanced report yet of the Nico/Lewis debate.

Merc the victim of 'Hamilton's ego'?

2014-07-29 09:42

A major German publication says Mercedes is the victim of 'Lewis Hamilton's ego' after the controversial 'team order' during the 2014 Hungarian GP. Do you agree?

Merc ready to focus on star wars

2014-07-28 08:19

The gloves has come off between Mercedes drivers Lewis Hamilton and Nico Rosberg after surprising internal team messages were sent during the 2014 Hungarian GP on Sunday.

Ricciardo wins chaotic Hungarian GP

2014-07-27 17:25

Daniel Ricciardo charged to a thrilling 2014 Hungarian GP victory, as a drenched track caused chaos among Formula 1 championship leaders.

Hamilton to drive 'new' Merc in Hungary

2014-07-27 12:51

Lewis Hamilton, whose car went up in smoke during qualifying for the Hungarian GP, will be at the wheel of a shiny new Mercedes for Sunday's race.

Lewis, Magnussen to start from pits

2014-07-26 18:49

Mercedes title contender Lewis Hamilton and McLaren's Kevin Magnussen will both start Sunday's 2014 Hungarian GP from the pits lane.

Hungary GP: Nico on pole, Lewis on fire

2014-07-26 15:29

Nico Rosberg grabbed pole position for the 2014 Hungarian Formula 1 GP while team mate Lewis Hamilton's hopes of a fifth victory at the Hungororing went up in flames.

Hungary practice: Hamilton tops both

2014-07-25 20:37

Lewis Hamilton posted the fastest time in the first and second practice sessions ahead of the 2014 Hungarian GP.

Vettel at Merc? Lewis all cool about it

2014-07-25 08:48

The F1 'silly season' has kicked the rumour mill into gear with news that Mercedes is considering a Sebastian Vettel / Nico Rosberg pairing. Lewis Hamilton... well, he's cool...

Bernie: 'F1 respects Russian contract'

2014-07-23 12:45

"The Russian Formula 1 GP will happen." So says Bernie Ecclestone, the man who recently expressed 'great admiration' for Russian president Vladimir Putin.

Merc 'already negotiating' with Hamilton

2014-07-21 11:06

With Nico Rosberg signed-up for the future, Mercedes' attention is now turning to the occupant of its other silver seat.

Red Bull, Ferrari considered protest

2014-07-21 07:58

Mercedes has avoided conflict drama in Formula 1 as rivals Ferrari and Red Bull decided against protesting the team's brake change ahead of the 2014 German GP.

Rosberg wins German GP

2014-07-20 16:46

Nico Rosberg has completed a memorable week for himself and his nation when he cruised to his first win in his home German GP.

German GP: Lewis to start from pits lane?

2014-07-20 11:33

Talk about having a bad weekend... Formula 1 title contender Lewis Hamilton will drop to 20th on Sunday's German GP grid, and may start from the pitlane.

Rosberg tops final German GP practice

2014-07-19 13:00

Another Merc 1-2, again.... Nico Rosberg returned to the top of the time sheets in final practice for his home German GP on Saturday as Mercedes again ended the session clear of the rest.

Sexy Susie nails German first practice

2014-07-18 14:24

Nico Rosberg led team mate Lewis Hamilton in a Mercedes 1-2 in first practice for the 2014 German GP on Friday. But more exciting, Susie Wolff made a great comeback...

Uncertainty ends as teams remove Fric

2014-07-18 10:02

'No car is fitted with a (Fric) system of any sort,' reports the FIA's technical delegate Jo Bauer ahead of the 2014 German GP on Sunday.

Lauda wants a rethink of past F1 decade

2014-07-18 08:10

"We should draw up a list of all the rules introduced or rewritten in the past 10 years," says Niki Lauda. He'll join Ferrari president Luca di Montezemolo to discuss the next decade.

Merc: 'Fight until cows come home'

2014-07-17 11:04

Despite Mercedes' drivers 'being at war', their rivalry seems to be working for the team. So much so that team boss Toto Wolff will keep them together 'until the cows come home'.

Fifa to ban Nico's World Cup helmet?

2014-07-17 09:26

Formula 1 driver Nico Rosberg wants to celebrate Germany's Fifa World Cup victory with a special livery on his helmet for the 2014 German GP. Fifa, however, could stop him.

Smooth sailor Rosberg sorry for Vettel

2014-07-17 07:54

Mercedes' Nico Rosberg, leading the 2014 Formula 1 Drivers' championship, has everything going for him but he can't help feeling sorry for Red Bull's reigning champ Sebastian Vettel.

 

High-speed Q&A: Comedian quizzes Hamilton

2014-08-20 10:33

British comedian James Corden finds out how many questions Formula 1 ace Lewis Hamilton can answer during a high-speed lap around Rockingham Motor Speedway in England. Watch the hilarious video!

Schumi records suspect commits suicide

2014-08-07 08:48

The Zurich prosecutors' office said an executive of the Swiss helicopter rescue company Rega, suspected of selling Michael Schumacher's medical records, has reportedly committed suicide.

Merc: 'Schumi still our ambassador'

2014-08-04 09:20

Mercedes is not looking to terminate its contract with brand ambassador Michael Schumacher despite the Formula 1 veteran continuing to recover in a Swiss rehabilitation hospital.

Hamilton: Each Merc man for himself?

2014-07-30 08:31

'It's not questioning authority,' said Mercedes' Lewis Hamilton who continues to be at the centre of a team order row despite team chairman Niki Lauda stating that Hamilton was in the 'right'.

Merc row: Lewis defiant, Rosberg grumbles

2014-07-29 10:21

'Lewis didn't let me by although he was ordered to,' said Mercedes' Nico Rosberg after the team's controversial order made at the2014 Hungarian GP.

R1.2bn payday for Hamilton?

2014-07-28 10:08

Lewis Hamilton could be set for a huge pay rise as a major German newspaper reports the Mercedes ace could earn the equivalent of about R1.2-billion in a new three-year deal.

Title battle sizzles in Hungary thriller

2014-07-27 17:49

A thriller at the Hungaroring has thrown fuel on the simmering relations of Mercedes' championship rivals and team mates Nico Rosberg and Lewis Hamilton.

Race report: Ricciardo wins Hungary GP

2014-07-27 16:04

Red Bull's Daniel Ricciardo triumphed during a crash-filled 2014 Hungarian GP to score his second win of the season.

F1 fact box: Lewis' season setbacks

2014-07-26 19:05

Lewis Hamilton's Mercedes caught fire during qualifying for the 2014 Hungarian GP. From the Monaco controversy to brake failure in Germany, check out Hamilton's set-backs so far in 2014.

Rosberg: 'I'd prefer to battle Lewis'

2014-07-26 16:25

Nico Rosberg had mixed feelings when he claimed his sixth pole of the season for Sunday's Hungarian GP after Mercedes team mate Lewis Hamilton's car burst into flames on his opening lap.

Hamilton completes Hungary practice sweep

2014-07-26 12:56

Mercedes' Lewis Hamilton was fastest in the final practice sessions ahead of the 2014 Hungarian GP, a race he has won four times.

Lewis fastest in hot Hungarian practice

2014-07-25 14:12

Lewis Hamilton set the pace for this weekend's Hungarian Formula 1 GP with the fastest lap during the first free practice session.

Hungry Hamilton looking for high five

2014-07-24 07:54

Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton is hoping his luck will have changed by the time he puts tyres to tar and goes for another win from the Hungarian GP this weekend.

Lewis needs therapy, good luck

2014-07-22 14:16

Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton will be spending the week undergoing physiotherapy after his hard crash during the German GP qualifying at Hockenheim.

Marshal safety: Lewis remembers SA deaths

2014-07-21 09:30

Adrian Sutil's abandoned Sauber at the German GP left marshals risking their lives to move the vehicle, with no safety vehicle on track. It reminded Lewis Hamilton of two terrible deaths at the 1977 South African GP.

First German GP for Mercedes

2014-07-20 17:53

Germany's Nico Rosberg has stretched his overall lead in the 2014 Formula 1 championship to 14 points with his win from the 2014 German GP on Sunday.

Nico won race, but Lewis did the drive

2014-07-20 15:45

Mercedes' Nico Rosberg has won his home GP in Hockenheim, Germany on Sunday - but team mate Lewis Hamilton was the driver everybody was watching..

Bad brake-disc theory in Lewis crash

2014-07-20 09:25

Mercedes names names and fingers are pointing at a famous brakemaker after Lewis Hamilton plunged off the Hockenheim track during qualifying for the 2014 F1 GP there on July 19 2014.

German GP: Lewis leads second practice

2014-07-18 17:45

Looks like Fric was not Mercedes advantage after all since the team's driver duo had another 1-2 during the second free practice session of the 2014 German GP.

Mercedes cool with suspension ruling

2014-07-18 14:15

Mercedes' Lewis Hamilton believes - things being equal - that his team is unlikely to suffer any significant setback because of the new suspension rules ahead of the 2014 German GP.

Hyundai to blame for Nico's helmet rap?

2014-07-18 08:10

Mercedes' F1 driver Nico Rosberg has bowed to Fifa's ban on his World Cup tribute helmet but apparently Hyundai was to blame for the complaint...

Seriously, Fifa? Nico bows on helmet

2014-07-17 13:25

Pressure from Fifa has made German driver Nico Rosberg abandon his plan to wear a special soccer Wold Cup crash helmet for the 2014 German Formula 1 GP. Did Fifa go too far?

F1 teams to ditch 'fric' suspension

2014-07-17 10:38

Mercedes will remove its sophisticated fric suspension from its dominant W05 cars ahead of Sunday's 2014 German GP. Other Formula 1 teams will follow suit...

F1 teams could seek Fric clarification

2014-07-17 07:56

The furore over Fric - a possibly illegal suspension system used in Formula 1 racing - is building as the 2014 German F1 GP at Hockenheim approaches.

Merc to limit warring drivers' pit strategies

2014-07-15 09:49

Mercedes will restrict the race strategies of its dueling drivers as Lewis Hamilton and Nico Rosberg fight for the 2014 Formula 1 title.

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