News Details

Mercedes aware of Red Bull threat

Nico Rosberg says his Mercedes team expect to be caught by Red Bull, despite their performance advantage. Mercedes have taken a win and two pole positions in the two race weekends so far ahead of the Malaysian Grand Prix. Asked if Sebastian Vettel's second place on the grid in Malaysia was a 'warning signal', Rosberg said: 'They don't need to send warning signals. 'We expect them already. They are still the absolute benchmark in this sport. We expect them to close the gap.' Mercedes are believed by their rivals to have an advantage of about a second a lap over the next fastest car, which appears to be the Red Bull at this early stage. Vettel won the last nine races in a row last season on...
Full Story »
2y ago from BBC.co.uk 0
Share

You May Also Be Interested In...

Rosberg urges Mercedes calm

Nico Rosberg has urged the Mercedes team to continue working hard and not...
2y ago from PlanetF1.com

Mercedes will be caught - McLaren

Getty Images Enlarge McLaren boss Ron Dennis is confident the gap to...
2y ago from espnF1.com

Marko accuses Rosberg of not using his mirrors in...

Marko accuses Rosberg of not using his mirrors in qualifying 30 March,...
2y ago from GrandPrix247.com

Mercedes share P1s in Friday practice

Mercedes AMG Petronas shared space at the top of the time sheets in FP1...

Elsewhere On The Network

Popular On MGPToday.com

MotoGP: Honda set to struggle in Austria

Honda’s winning streak of recent rounds may well come to a end when...

Opinion: Rossi screw-up ends title chances?

To call Sunday’s MotoGP race an unmitigated disaster for the factory...

Lorenzo says Red Bull Ring's Turn 2 "very...

Jorge Lorenzo has voiced concerns with the Red Bull Ring’s Turn 2 ahead...
2d ago from Motorsport.com

Moto2: Who the hell is Luca Marini?

It’s not always the step up in racing to be a member of one of the...

Popular On IndyCarToday.com

Pagenaud edges Power to grab sixth pole of the year

Simon Pagenaud produced a brilliant record-setting 63.87sec lap to beat...
5h ago from Motorsport.com

Pagenaud on top in Mid-Ohio qualifying

– Simon Pagenaud claimed another pole position on Saturday, this...
16m ago from GPUpdate.net

Simon Pagenaud secures pole after record-breaking...

Championship leader Simon Pagenaud has secured pole position for the...

Target to cut Chip Ganassi Indy backing

One of the longest serving sponsorships in IndyCar history will come to an...
5h ago from SpeedCafe.com

Popular On TotalWRC.com

WRC to stay in the home of rallying

Advertising Finland is seen as the spiritual home of rallying, and the...
6h ago from WRC.com

Hyundai Motorsport drivers in fierce fight for fourth...

Hyundai Motorsport has two New Generation i20 WRC cars inside the top-six...
6h ago from Motorsport.com

Mighty Meeke closes on Finland win

Advertising The Northern Irishman [above] more than doubled his lead over...
7h ago from WRC.com

SS 15/16: Meeke in management mode

Østberg nets maiden stage win in Finland
13h ago from WRC.com

Popular On GunnersToday.com

Wenger discusses the transfer market

Arsène Wenger discussed transfers at his press conference at the...
2h ago from Arsenal.com

Paul Pogba's £100m transfer to Manchester United is...

Paul Pogba's £100m transfer to Manchester United is 'completely crazy',...
3h ago from DailyMail.co.uk

'Arsenal fit to me, I fit to the club'

Granit Xhaka says he is settling quickly at Arsenal because he...
2h ago from Arsenal.com

Report: West Ham United to battle Arsenal, Barcelona...

West Ham United face competition from Arsenal and Barcelona over the...
4h ago from SportsMole.co.uk

Comments

Hottest News

German GP Qualifying Results

The full German Grand Prix qualifying results,... Read More »
11h ago from ThisIsF1.com

Hamilton: Glumness is disappointment not pain

The world champion gave an intriguing insight... Read More »
7h ago from Motorsport.com

Recent News

2014 GPToday.com
GPToday.com is not responsible for the news headlines and associated descriptions and images it indexes, the content of externally linked sites or the comments & postings of its users.

This website is unofficial and is not associated in any way with the Formula One group of companies. F1, FORMULA ONE, FORMULA 1, FIA FORMULA ONE WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP, GRAND PRIX and related marks are trade marks of Formula One Licensing B.V.