News Details

Vettel refuses to obey Red Bull team order

World champion Sebastian Vettel refused to obey Red Bull's team orders during the Chinese grand prix. As his on-form teammate Daniel Ricciardo closed in, German Vettel was told on the radio to let the quicker Australian past. When Vettel asked what tyres Ricciardo was using, engineer Guillaume Roquelin replied that they were both on the prime but Ricciardo "stopped later than you". "Tough luck," Vettel hit back. Two weeks ago in Bahrain, Vettel did let Ricciardo past when instructed, but they were on different strategies. Still, Vettel admitted on Saturday he has been beaten "fair and square" by Ricciardo at times in 2014. "Seb's been dominant in F1 for...
Full Story »
1y ago from GrandPrix.com 0
Share

You May Also Be Interested In...

Vettel reluctant to let Ricciardo pass but eventually...

Sebastian Vettel with race engineer Guillaume Rocquelin Formula 1 world...
1y ago from GrandPrix247.com

'Tough luck' for Ricciardo as Vettel defies team orders

Sebastian Vettel had to suffer the ignobility after he was instructed by...
1y ago from F1Pulse.com

Tough luck for Sebastian Vettel as team orders...

Sebastian Vettel’s Chinese Grand Prix was plagued by not only a lack of...
1y ago from RichlandF1.com

Ricciardo doesn't want conflict as Vettel ignores team

Tensions could soon flare in the Red Bull camp after Sebastian Vettel...
1y ago from TheF1Times.com

Elsewhere On The Network

Popular On MGPToday.com

Analysis: 10 things we learned from the Sepang MotoGP...

Following the conclusion of the first pre-season MotoGP test at Sepang,...
3h ago from Motorsport.com

MotoGP riders get penalties for missing promotional...

MotoGP riders get penalties for missing promotional events MotoGP riders...
16h ago from MotoGPFanatic.com

Alpinestars release Baz crash data

Alpinestars have released the data recorded by Avintia Ducati racer Loris...

Loris Capirossi Q&A: "Valentino must turn the...

MotoGP veteran and Dorna Sports safety advisor Loris Capirossi talks to...
3d ago from Motorsport.com

Popular On IndyCarToday.com

'Very possible' Robin Frijns will make Andretti...

Andretti Autosport team boss Michael Andretti has revealed that it is...
21h ago from GrandPrixTimes.c...

LIGHTS: Davey Hamilton Jr joins field

Davey Hamilton Jr., son of veteran Indy car competitor Davey Hamilton,...
23h ago from Racer.com

INDYCAR: Andretti - 'It's killing me not having a win'

The pressure of living up to his legendary last name has always dogged...
3d ago from Racer.com

McCormack Racing, Davey Hamilton Jr. Join Forces for...

INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. – 18-year-old King of the Wing Sprint Car Series...

Popular On TotalWRC.com

Meeke, Al-Qassimi and Breen up for Swedish challenge

Each Abu Dhabi Total WRT's crew will have to negotiate different...
22h ago from Motorsport.com

Hyundai Bring Three New Generation I20s To Sweden

After securing a podium finish in the opening round of the 2016 FIA World...

Mikkelsen not going to Sweden for second

Andreas Mikkelsen says he will do “everything in his power” to win...
40m ago from Crash.net

Ogier predicts close scrap in Sweden

Sebastien Ogier says he is expecting a “close” fight on Rally Sweden...
1h ago from Crash.net

Popular On GunnersToday.com

Bournemouth v Arsenal: Harry Redknapp previews Premier...

Bournemouth v Arsenal is live on talkSPORT at 1.30pm on 7 February...
2h ago from TalkSport.com

Arsenal and St Louis Rams owner Stan Kroenke accused...

From moving the St Louis Rams to Los Angeles to raising ticket prices at...
1h ago from Telegraph.co.uk

Wenger: Leicester don't buy big names, do they?

Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger says that all neutrals want Leicester to...
4h ago from Football365.com

Prem: Sanchez chance -- Arsenal (14')

al vs AFC Bournemouth. Goldsands Stadium
1h ago from ESPNFC.co.uk

Comments

Hottest News

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.