News Details

Mercedes could rethink team orders stance

– Mercedes has suggested that it could change its stance over team orders if rival outfits cut the gap. The German marque allowed drivers Lewis Hamilton and Nico Rosberg to race freely for victory at the Bahrain Grand Prix, resulting in a thrilling battle which saw the pair pass each other on numerous occasions. But team boss Toto Wolff says he might be forced to alter the approach if his drivers are under threat. "There might be situations where you can't lose lots of time in battle your enemy is up your back," he said. "Bahrain was very particular because our package worked very well and we had quite a competitive advantage, so it's easier to take a decision for the...
Full Story »
1y ago from GPUpdate.net 0
Share

You May Also Be Interested In...

Mercedes may rethink team order plan

Mercedes say they may be forced to rethink their policy of letting Lewis...
1y ago from BBC.co.uk

Mercedes may resort to team orders if field gets closer

Mercedes executive director Toto Wolff has admitted that the team may be...
1y ago from RichlandF1.com

Mercedes would consider team orders in 2014

Mercedes allowed its drivers to race in Bahrain Getty Images Enlarge...
1y ago from espnF1.com

Red Bull hits back at Mercedes over fuel-gate

Red Bull has accused Mercedes of becoming "rattled" and says the...
1y ago from TheF1Times.com

Elsewhere On The Network

Popular On MotoGPToday.com

Rain or shine, Rossi delivers

The rain may have presented him with a chance of victory, but you still...
5h ago from MotoGP.com

Jonas Folger joins Dynavolt Intact GP in 2016

Dynavolt Intact GP announce that the team will contest the 2016 Moto2...
3h ago from MotoGP.com

Rossi, Lorenzo to test at Motorland Aragon

Movistar Yamaha MotoGP teamsters Valentino Rossi and Jorge Lorenzo will...
7h ago from BikeSportNews.com

#Bradley38Blog: Determined to fight back

It was a case of damage limitation at Silverstone on Sunday in the...
7h ago from MotoGP.com

Popular On IndyCarToday.com

IndyCar: Penske and CHF teams fined for pitlane...

Team Penske and CHF Racing have both been fined over the bizarre pitlane...
24m ago from Racer.com

IndyCar: Ganassi completes budget for three cars

The GoPro Grand Prix of Sonoma featured a four-car assault from Chip...
20h ago from Racer.com

RACER Video: Robin Miller reflects on Sonoma and the...

The RACER Channel's Robin Miller recaps the season finale at Sonoma...
20h ago from Racer.com

IndyCar: Dixon pockets $1 million bonus for winning...

Less than 24 hours after claiming the fourth Verizon IndyCar Series...
2d ago from Racer.com

Popular On TotalWRC.com

World RX prepares for iconic Loheac event in France

Staged in the small Breton village of Loheac in north-west France, a total...
1h ago from Motorsport.com

WRC tyre change for technical ace Brivio

Italian has a long and distinguished motorsport career
1h ago from WRC.com

Will Jan Kopecky Make It Back To The WRC?

With the WRC “silly season” heating up, there has been a lot of...
21h ago from WorldRallyBlog.c...

Paddon closes on WRC future

Kiwi hopes to sign 2016 contract shortly
1d ago from WRC.com

Popular On GunnersToday.com

Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain: Theo Walcott is ready to play...

GETTY THREAT: Oxlade-Chamberlain says Walcott gives the opposition...
1h ago from DailyStar.co.uk

Paul Merson criticises Arsenal spending

Former Arsenal midfielder Paul Merson has admitted that he does not know...
34m ago from SportsMole.co.uk

Transfer window 2015: Eight teams who have spent more...

Arsenal kept their powder dry on transfer deadline day as they decided...
5h ago from TalkSport.com

More proof that Messi & Ronaldo are incredible: Most...

Most La Liga assists since 2009 – amazing numbers. A look at the...
54m ago from CaughtOffside.com

Comments

comments powered by Disqus

Hottest News

Lewis reveals blonde ambition

Lewis Hamilton will be hoping blondes do have... Read More »
5h ago from SkySports.com

Lotus F1 facing new hurdles in Italian GP paddock

Monza looks set to be another challenging weekend... Read More »
6h ago from ThisIsF1.com

Alonso, Button set for new engine penalties

The duo faced a total of a 105-place grid drop in... Read More »
3h 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.