Damon Hill: Daniel Ricciardo could end up with starting seat at Red Bull : PlanetF1

Damon Hill wouldn’t be surprised if Daniel Ricciardo replaces Sergio Perez at Red Bull next season. The 1996 World Champion says it could be 'quite an interesting one' with the problems between Max Verstappen and Perez. Hill says Ricciard could be in prime position if there is some sort of fall out.
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3 days ago

Esteban Ocon 'causing problems' a 'big reason' for Fernando Alonso's exit : PlanetF1

Fernando Alonso has grown increasingly critical of the Alpine team in recent races. The Spaniard and Esteban Ocon collided in the sprint race in Brazil. Alonso and Ocon received a stern telling off from the Alpine CEO Laurent Rossi. Jack Aitken believes Ocon was also a major reason why Alonso did not sign on the dotted line.
#EstebanOcon #Alpine #Spania #Brazil #News #Sports #F1Racing


1 weeks ago

Pierre Gasly at risk of more penalty points after receiving Interlagos summons : PlanetF1

Pierre Gasly has 10 penalty points on his FIA Super Licence, with none able to be removed before May 2023. Two more would trigger a one-race ban if Gasly commits any more misdemeanours. The Frenchman finished 10th in the Sao Paulo Grand Prix sprint, 34 seconds behind winner George Russell.
#PierreGasly #Interlagos #French #News #Sports #F1Racing


1 weeks ago

Ted Kravitz acknowledges Max Verstappen Mexican GP row : PlanetF1

Sky F1 broadcaster Ted Kravitz has shed some light on the row between Red Bull and Red Bull. Red Bull withdrew media privileges from Sky UK, Germany and Italy during the Mexico City Grand Prix. Max Verstappen and Christian Horner had taken umbrage with comments made by Sky Sports F1's Ted Kavitz on his 'Ted's Notebook' segment.
#TedKravitz #SkyF1 #MexicanGP #Germany #News #Sports #F1Racing


2 weeks ago

Otmar Szafnauer: Wrong to "punish" Alpine if Pierre Gasly picks up a race ban : PlanetF1

Alpin's otmar Szafnauer believes it would be unfair if he were to be punished by a race ban for Pierre Gasly when he joins them next year. The frenchman is only two penalty points away from reaching the dreaded 12 as he went into the Sao Paulo Grand Prix weekend. He has two more races to drive for AlphaTauri.
#OtmarSzafnauer #Alpin #rench #News #Sports #F1Racing


2 weeks ago

"The only person who can seriously challenge Max Verstappen is Lewis Hamilton" : PlanetF1

Anthony Davidson believes Lewis Hamilton is the only person who can challenge Max Verstappen for the 2023 title. The seven-time F1 World Champion is currently first runner-up in the standings. The Red Bull driver has been near untouchable in 2022, while Hamilton won the title last season.
#MaxVerstappen #PlanetF1 #F1WorldChampion #News #Sports #F1Racing


2 weeks ago

Mike Krack doesn't buy into Pierre Gasly's Mexican Grand Prix penalty argument : PlanetF1

Pierre Gasly has 10 penalty points on his Super Licence and is two away from a one-race ban. Aston Martin team boss Mike Krack has no sympathy for the French driver. He feels Gasly's actions were so blatantly wrong that the Frenchman should have known immediately he had to give the position back to Lance Stroll.
#MikeKrack #PlanetF1 #MexicanGrandPrix #French #News #Sports #F1Racing


3 weeks ago

Martin Brundle on Fernando Alonso's despair: Not emotion we often see from him : PlanetF1

Martin Brundle says Fernando Alonso was the best of the rest until his power unit failed. The Spaniard was forced to pull over into the run-off area after his A522 failed. Alonso believes Alpine’s reliability problems have cost him 66 points this season. Red Bull driver Daniel Ricciardo took in arguably his best drive of the season.
#MartinBrundle #PlanetF1 #Spania #News #Sports #F1Racing


3 weeks ago

Mick Schumacher receives another vote of confidence for 2023 Haas seat : PlanetF1

Former driver backed successor Mick Schumacher to keep his seat with the team for 2023. The young german said to be in competition with veteran Nico Hulkenberg to partner Kevin Magnussen at Haas next year. Schumacher has received plenty of support from fellow drivers and pundits.
#MickSchumacher #Haas #erman #News #Sports #F1Racing


3 weeks ago

Mick Schumacher had "easy Q2" pace as track limits breach forced early exit : PlanetF1

Stewards judging he had not kept his car within bounds. Mick Schumacher was unable to find the performance needed to book a spot in Q2. He will gain a position to start P15 due to a five-place grid drop for his team-mate.
#MickSchumacher #PlanetF1 #News #Sports #F1Racing


3 weeks ago

George Russell "kicking himself" after missing out on pole position with "terrible lap" : PlanetF1

The spaniard missed out on what would have been a second pole position of the season by 0.304 seconds to Red Bull’s Max Verstappen. He was heard apologising over the team radio after his position was confirmed.
#GeorgeRussell #RedBull #News #Sports #F1Racing


3 weeks ago

Lewis Hamilton has no desire to see Max Verstappen stripped of F1 title : PlanetF1

Mercedes' Lewis Hamilton doesn't want to have Max Verstappen stripped of 2021 title. Red Bull have committed a ‘minor overspend’ of the 2021 budget cap rules. Mercedes’ Lewis Hamilton says he is 'proud' of what he achieved with Mercedes last year. Hamilton: 'We gave it our all and did it the right way'
#LewisHamilton #Mercedes #News #Sports #F1Racing


4 weeks ago

Ralf Schumacher: Sebastian Vettel would choose differently now about retirement : PlanetF1

Sebastian Vettel triggered an intense 'silly season' when he announced he would retire at the end of the season. Ralf Schumacher thinks that if he had delayed his decision to retire by a few months, it would have been a different outcome. The German has finished in the points in five out of seven races for the first time since his retirement.
#RalfSchumacher #German #News #Sports #F1Racing


4 weeks ago

Mercedes confirm 'exchange with the FIA' over controversial front wing design : PlanetF1

Toto Wolff has confirmed that Mercedes had an “exchange with the FIA” regarding the front wing they had on display in the pit lane on Thursday. The new stabilisers had a more aerodynamic design – and function – than permitted in the regulations. He said it is question of whether we can run it or whether we think it’s good to run it.
#TotoWolff #Mercedes #News #Sports #F1Racing


1 months ago

Red Bull and FIA agree 'on a penalty' but announcement postponed 'out of respect' : PlanetF1

Red Bull and the FIA have 'agreed on a penalty' for the team's budget cap infringement. The announcement has been postponed following the death of Dietrich Mateschitz. Red Bull go into Sunday’s United States Grand Prix chasing the Constructors’ Championship.
#DietrichMateschitz #RedBull #ctors’Championship #News #Sports #F1Racing


1 months ago

No Haas driver decision until after Mexico confirms Guenther Steiner : PlanetF1

Haas will not make a decision about their vacant driver seat until after the Mexican grand prix. The team have been keeping their cards close to their chest and there appears to be no clear favourite for the seat. Current driver Mick Schumacher is one of the names being considered.
#Haas #Haas #Mexican #Mexico #News #Sports #F1Racing


1 months ago

Jos predicts a "nice five years" ahead for Max Verstappen at Red Bull : PlanetF1

The 25-year-old wrapped up his second consecutive world championship with four races to spare last time out at Suzuka. He could level the all-time one-season win record at Austin this weekend. His father says the pack will tighten in 2023 as the sport's new regulations begin to level out the field.
#Jos #PlanetF1 #News #Sports #F1Racing


1 months ago

Alpine to make McLaren wait for the services of Oscar Piastri : PlanetF1

F1 team Alpine believe they have the perfect replacement for Piastri. But the team do not expect his current employer Alpine to grant an early release. A new 2022 ruling requiring teams to field a 'rookie driver' in two FP1 sessions during the campaign.
#OscarPiastri #Alpine #News #Sports #F1Racing


1 months ago

Lewis Hamilton reveals the one thing he changed in F1, 'should have copyrighted' : PlanetF1

Lewis Hamilton reveals he re-designed his steering wheel back at McLaren. The 37-year-old has set records for the wrong reasons for a change. If it doesn’t come right next season, he would walk away from the Mercedes and Formula 1.
#LewisHamilton #McLaren #Formula1 #News #Sports #F1Racing


1 months ago

Stefano Domenicali remains confident regulations will bunch pack up : PlanetF1

F1 chief Stefano Domenicali believes the new-for-2022 regulations will come good and create a closer grid. He believes that the field will even out in the coming years, highlighting the competitiveness of the midfield battle, where the order has shifted throughout the season.
#StefanoDomenicali #PlanetF1 #News #Sports #F1Racing


1 months ago

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