ARTICLES RELATING TO MERCEDES

Chinese GP: How the race finished

2014-04-20 11:53

Lewis Hamilton completed a hat trick of wins by leading a dominant Mercedes one-two in the Chinese Grand Prix on Sunday.

Hamilton leads charge in China

2014-04-19 12:03

Mercedes' Lewis Hamilton showed his mastery to chalk up his third pole position in four races in the Chinese Grand Prix qualifying.

Ricciardo fastest in practice

2014-04-19 08:42

Daniel Ricciardo pushed his Red Bull to the fastest lap time during a wet final practice session ahead of the Chinese Grand Prix.

F1 analysis: The 2014 season so far

2014-04-17 09:54

Formula 1 heads to Shanghai for the 2014 Chinese GP on April 20. Ahead of the race at the Shanghai International Circuit, we look back on the first three races of the season!

2014 critics have 'agenda' - Mosley

2014-04-16 15:18

Since the sport switched to turbo V6 power units, its loudest critic has been Ferrari, said Former F1 Max Mosley president.

Marko slams 'aggressive' Merc

2014-04-16 12:43

Red Bull adivsor Helmut Marko has hit back at Mercedes after it called on the Formula 1 court of appeal to impose 'a further sanction' on Red Bull.

Unpaid F1 drivers threaten to strike?

2014-04-15 15:20

Kimi Raikkonen, Romain Grosjean, Nico Hulkenberg Formula 1 drivers are threatening to strike.

Merc seeks Red Bull punishiment

2014-04-15 09:05

'There is a real risk that it will do it again,' Mercedes has urged FIA judges to add to Red Bull's punishment amid F1's fuel flow affair.

Merc's tech chief calls it quits

2014-04-15 07:45

Mercedes technical director Bob Bell will leave the Formula 1 team at end of the 2014 season to pursue 'new challenges'.

F1 analysis: Merc's duelling drivers

2014-04-10 16:09

The rivalry between Mercedes drivers Lewis Hamilton and Nico Rosberg produced an epic battle under the floodlights in Bahrain but what Formula 1 fans saw was just the tip of the iceberg.

Marko: 'Hard work to catch up to Merc'

2014-04-09 09:32

Red Bull boss Christian Horner is confident his team will catch front-runners Mercedes but adviser Helmut Marko says they'll need "more than a stroke of genius" to do so.

Merc calls for stricter F1 fuel limits

2014-04-08 10:51

'Maybe next year it should be 95kg for the race?' That's Mercedes' F1 technical head Paddy Lowe's view.

Newey: New F1 engines don't meet aims

2014-04-07 14:24

Red Bull's design boss Adrian Newey says the cars are also slower, costlier and do nothing that's 'green'. Do you agree?

Force India: New power in F1

2014-04-07 13:55

Force India celebrated third place for driver Sergio Perez and fifth for team mate Nico Hulkenberg at the 2014 Bahrain GP. The new V6 hybrid era has allowed the team to trump superteams McLaren, Ferrari , Red Bull!

Merc slams F1 engine rules changes

2014-04-07 10:45

'Well, sorry, they didn't do their job the way we have. I find this whole discussion absurd.' Mercedes team principal Toto Wolff slammed any attempt to change Formula 1 rules after three races in 2014.

Merc slams F1 engine rules changes

2014-04-07 08:22

'Well, sorry, they didn't do their job the way we have. I find this whole discussion absurd.' Mercedes team principal Toto Wolff slammed any attempt to change Formula 1 rules after three races in 2014.

Lewis, Nico keep Merc's star shining

2014-04-05 10:09

The Mercedes corporate star took on an even brighter shine during second timed practice ahead of the 2014 Bahrain Formula 1 GP on Saturday with a 1-2 finish.

Perez: 'Sepang my real start to 2014'

2014-04-04 10:47

F1 driver Sergio Perez is ready to put his slow start to the 2014 Formula 1 season behind him in Bahrain.

Hamilton to tifosi: 'New F1 is not boring'

2014-04-04 10:30

Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton has defended the new F1 V6 era, especially to the former front-runners. Does his team's winning streak have anything to do with it...?

Vettel: 'Bahrain will be Merc's race'

2014-04-04 08:55

Has Red Bull driver Sebastian Vettel lost faith in his team and his beloved Suzy? The reigning champion already expects his Mercedes to dominate this weekend's 2014 Bahrain GP.

Ferrari boss, Bernie, meet over F1 future

2014-04-03 12:12

Ferrari F1 president Luca di Montezemolo is meeting with F1 chief executive Bernie Ecclestone to discuss the future of Formula 1. He must be bored too.

Bahrain to light up for Merc duel

2014-04-02 15:30

The spotlights, all 5000 of them, will be on Mercedes drivers Nico Rosberg and Lewis Hamilton on Sunday when Bahrain adds another novel twist to an already changed Formula 1 - the first night race at the Sakhir circuit.

Alonso happy to be beating Kimi

2014-04-01 15:26

The new Ferrari team has brought much anticipation, but Fernando Alonso might be keeping his 'No.1' driver title after all since he has been beating team mate Kimi Raikkonen so far during the 2014 season.

 

China: Lewis wins three in a row

2014-04-20 10:53

Mercedes’ showed its dominance once again as Lewis Hamilton made his hat trick win in the 2014 Chinese Formula 1 GP at the Shanghai International Circuit on Sunday.

Hamilton to lead the charge in wet China

2014-04-19 10:49

Mercedes' Lewis Hamilton showed his mastery in the wet to chalk up his third pole position in four races in the Chinese Grand Prix qualifying on Saturday. Can he win the third race in a row on Sunday?

Ricciardo fastest in wet final practice

2014-04-19 07:42

Australia's Daniel Ricciardo pushed his Red Bull to the fastest lap time during a wet final practice session on Saturday ahead of the 2014 Chinese Grand Prix. Could he make podium again... and keep it?

Rosberg: 'Lewis, we need to talk'

2014-04-18 09:47

Mercedes driver Nico Rosberg says he needs to discuss an incident during the thrilling battle in Bahrain with his team mate Lewis Hamilton. Rosberg claims Hamilton went "over the line".

Alonso praises Domenicali

2014-04-17 12:43

Fernando Alonso paid tribute to former Ferrari team boss Stefano Domenicali and admitted that he had not even spoken to the new chief at the helm.

New F1 'a form of self-harm'?

2014-04-16 12:52

Formula 1's new look makes no sense and is tantamount to 'self-harm', said the head of the Italian Olympic Committee...

New F1 'a form of self-harm'?

2014-04-16 08:20

Formula 1's new look makes no sense and is tantamount to 'self-harm', said the head of the Italian Olympic Committee back by Ferrari's criticism of the sport.

Merc seeks Red Bull punishiment

2014-04-15 15:19

'There is a real risk that it will do it again,' Mercedes has urged FIA judges to add to Red Bull's punishment.

Unpaid F1 drivers threaten to strike?

2014-04-15 08:47

Kimi Raikkonen, Romain Grosjean, Nico Hulkenberg... Formula 1 drivers are threatening to strike if teams do not pay them.

F1 to turn up the volume in China?

2014-04-11 11:51

Formula 1's three engine-makers will discuss how to turn up the volume of controversial turbo V6s ahead of the 2014 Chinese GP on April 20. Merc suggests "sound amplification"...

Merc duo: 'Fight, but no hara kiri'

2014-04-10 12:01

Mercedes' boss told drivers Lewis Hamilton and Nico Rosberg to continue their rivalry during races but cautioned them against performing any 'hara kiri' moves.

Rosberg fastest in Bahrain testing

2014-04-09 08:29

Nico Rosberg returned to the scene of Sunday's thrilling Bahrain Formula 1 GP to post the quickest time in the first of two days of testing at the Sakhir circuit.

Merc calls for stricter F1 fuel limits

2014-04-08 08:54

'Maybe next year it should be 95kg for the race?' That's Mercedes' F1 technical head Paddy Lowe's view about the idea that F1 should strive for greater fuel economy in 2015.

Montezemolo turns his back on Ferrari

2014-04-07 14:19

A disappointed Ferrari president Luca di Montezemolo turned his back on the F1 team leaving before the race ended.

Montezemolo turns his back on Ferrari

2014-04-07 12:47

A disappointed Ferrari president Luca di Montezemolo showed no excitement towards what is being lauded as Formula 1's best race since the start of the 2014 season.

Bernie: Merc can lead F1 changes

2014-04-07 10:22

'Mercedes shouldn't be punished for doing a good job.' That's F1 chief executive Bernie Ecclestone's view as the sport considers changing rules to to placate disappointed fans.

Newey: New F1 engines don't meet aims

2014-04-06 12:18

As crowds mourn the V8 F1 engines now replaced by quiet V6 hybrids, Red Bull's design boss Adrian Newey says the cars are also slower, costlier and do nothing that's 'green'.

Ferrari, Bernie want F1 rule changes

2014-04-04 10:56

Ferrari fans are "unhappy" with the new era of F1 as a team poll of 50 000 fans reveal '83% are disappointed'.

Lewis, Nico: 'Team mates, not friends'

2014-04-04 10:36

Formula 1 drivers Lewis Hamilton and Nico Rosberg say their relationship as team mates is likely to be tested this season as they battle for the F1 title.

Perez: 'Sepang my real start to 2014'

2014-04-04 08:57

F1 driver Sergio Perez is ready to put his slow start to the 2014 Formula 1 season behind him in Bahrain.

Ferrari, Bernie want F1 rule changes

2014-04-04 08:55

Ferrari fans are "unhappy" with the new era of F1 as a team poll of 50 000 fans reveal '83% are disappointed'. What's more, Lewis Hamilton commented 'blah, blah blah'... seriously, that's the Mercedes ace official response!

Hat trick for Merc in Bahrain?

2014-04-03 08:17

The Bahrain GP will be different in 2014. Teams will now have to battle it out under a floodlit Sakhir circuit. Mercedes is looking for its third win in 2014.

Red Bull to Renault: 'Improve or else'

2014-04-02 10:21

Red Bull has issued troubled engine supplier Renault with an ultimatum - improve or be dumped.

No diet as Hulk chows McDonalds

2014-04-01 15:17

'I ate McDonalds but it was an emergency, I was really hungry', Force India driver Nico Hulkenburg said.

 
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