Hamilton conspiracy: Mercedes pens 'letter to fans'

2016-05-04 14:57

Mercedes has published a letter in response to many fans accusing the F1 team of deliberately sabotaging Lewis Hamilton's 2016 title bid.

Wheels24 reader Reynard Geldeblom sent us some smoking images from Round 2 of the SupaDrift series at the Killarney racetrack at the end of April.

Wheels24 reader Reynard Geldeblom sent us some smoking images from Round 2 of the SupaDrift series at the Killarney racetrack at the end of April.

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No F1 testing for Sauber, Pirelli starts 2017 running

2016-05-04 11:47

Sauber will sit out the first in-season test of the 2016 season following the Spanish GP.

Verstappen: Mick Schumacher missing Michael on road to F1

2016-05-03 09:41

Toro Rosso driver Max Verstappen has predicted a tough road to Formula 1 for another son of a famous former driver.

Rosberg downplays talk of easy title win

2016-05-02 14:01

Nico Rosberg brushed aside any suggestions that he will enjoy an easy drive to his first Drivers' championship after cruising to a seventh consecutive victory at the 2016 Russian GP.

Mercedes' gap to rivals 'catastrophic'

2016-05-02 11:07

A Russian government official at the 2016 Russian GP expressed concern that Mercedes' continuing dominance is hurting F1.

'A bunch of lunatics' - Merc boss rejects conspiracy theories

2016-05-01 22:47

Mercedes team chief Toto Wolff says the conspiracy theorists suggesting his outfit favour Nico Rosberg over Lewis Hamilton are "a bunch of lunatics".

Russian GP: Mercedes blasts anti-Hamilton conspiracy

2016-05-01 18:29

Mercedes rubbished claims that Lewis Hamilton's reliability issues were part of a deliberate plot to derail the triple Formula 1 world champion's title bid.

Russian GP: Rosberg cruises to win, Hamilton recovers to second

2016-05-01 16:08

Nico Rosberg rattled off his fourth straight win of the season at the Russian Grand Prix in Sochi with his Mercedes teammate Lewis Hamilton taking second.

Vettel: Ferrari can still win 2016 title

2016-05-01 13:17

Sebastian Vettel insisted Ferrari were not out of the Formula 1 title race despite the dominance of Mercedes' Nico Rosberg in the first three races of the season.


Karting championship takes PE by storm

2016-05-04 14:06

Local hero Michael Stephen lived up to expectations at the Celso Scribante kart circuit in Port Elizabeth during the SA Rotax Max Challenge at Round 2 of the Karting National Championship.

2016 Jaguar Simola Hillclimb: 3 new trophies for 'King of the Hill'

2016-05-04 12:07

From the 2016 Jaguar Simola Hillclimb onwards, three new trophies will be introduced. One of which will honour SA's only F1 champion: Jody Scheckter.

Hamilton conspiracy: Mercedes feels the wrath of Twitter

2016-05-03 15:40

'Cheats, you lot should be investigated!', 'Looks like Mercedes ensuring Rosberg finishes ahead', ... F1 fans accuse Mercedes of sabotaging Hamilton's car. Is there any truth to this?

Q&A with David Coulthard: Top 10 F1 questions answered

2016-05-03 09:22

From new rules to the state of F1... Wheels24 speaks to veteran driver David Coulthard who shares his views on how to improve the sport.

Kvyat F1 future in doubt after Russian GP 'disaster'

2016-05-02 12:37

Daniil Kvyat's future with Red Bull is in doubt as the team is set to discuss his role in the multiple-collision that wrecked its ambitions at the 2016 Russian GP.

2016 Jaguar Simola Hillclimb: 5 reasons why you should attend

2016-05-02 10:40

From classic cars to professional racers, the 2016 Jaguar Simola Hillclimb is one of South Africa's premier motorsport events. We list 5 reasons why you should attend!

Mick Schumacher picks up more Formula 4 points

2016-05-01 22:21

Mick Schumacher, the 17-year-old son of stricken F1 legend Michael Schumacher, picked up more points in Formula 4 to stay second in the Drivers' championship.

Russian GP: Kvyat apologises to Vettel over Sochi crash

2016-05-01 17:53

Red Bull's Daniil Kvyat has apologised for hitting Sebastian Vettel's car twice and causing the first lap carnage that knocked the four-time champion out of the Russian GP.

Russian GP: Hamilton avoids penalty thanks to private jet

2016-05-01 13:30

Lewis Hamilton has avoided a penalty and will start in 10th place on the grid for the Russian Grand Prix after a new fuel system was flown out by private jet.

Russian GP: Engine curse strikes Hamilton again

2016-04-30 19:22

A crestfallen Lewis Hamilton vowed to 'never give up' in his world title defence after another engine failure wrecked his hopes in qualifying for the 2016 Russian GP.

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