News Details

Mercedes hint at team orders rethink

Title rivals Lewis Hamilton and Nico Rosberg could be ordered to tone down their on-track rivalry if the other teams become more competitive, Mercedes boss Toto Wolff has hinted. So far this season Mercedes have allowed the pair to race each other when given the opportunity, with their battle for first place in Bahrain earlier this month likely to be remembered for the foreseeable future. As a result, Mercedes have been lavished with praise for not limiting their drivers with team orders. Wolff, though, has revealed that the freedom Hamilton and Rosberg are allowed on track would be restricted if the rest of the field are able to compete with them on a regular basis. "Bahrain was...
Full Story »
2y ago from PlanetF1.com 0
Share

You May Also Be Interested In...

Mercedes would consider team orders in 2014

Mercedes allowed its drivers to race in Bahrain Getty Images Enlarge...
2y ago from espnF1.com

Mercedes may resort to team orders if field gets closer

Mercedes executive director Toto Wolff has admitted that the team may be...
2y ago from RichlandF1.com

Mercedes may rethink team order plan

Mercedes say they may be forced to rethink their policy of letting Lewis...
2y ago from BBC.co.uk

Wolff offers hope to the smaller teams

Despite the scrapping of a budget cap, Head of Mercedes-Benz Motorsport,...
2y ago from Pitpass.com

Elsewhere On The Network

Popular On MGPToday.com

‘Marked increase in performance’ for KTM

KTM have seen a ‘marked increase in performance’ for their new RC16...
13h ago from MotorcycleNews.c...

Circuit of Wales submits revised funding plan

The Circuit of Wales have submitted a revised funding plan to the Welsh...
14h ago from MotorcycleNews.c...

Yamaha have encouraging day on development Michelins

The Movistar Yamaha team of Jorge Lorenzo and Valentino Rossi had an...

Randy Mamola: Rossi's genius performance a message to...

Valentino Rossi's masterful victory in the Spanish Grand Prix elevates him...
3d ago from Motorsport.com

Popular On IndyCarToday.com

Inaugural Boston IndyCar race cancelled

The inaugural Grand Prix of Boston has been cancelled, after promoters of...
12h ago from GrandPrixTimes.c...

INDYCAR: Boston GP called off - reports

Promoters of the scheduled IndyCar race in Boston have ended negotiations...
1d ago from Racer.com

Dan Wheldon book to go on sale at Indy

A new book paying tribute to the late Dan Wheldon will be launched at the...
17h ago from SpeedCafe.com

INDYCAR: Shank keeping 500 window open

Michael Shank isn't ready to pull the plug on entering a car for next...
7h ago from Racer.com

Popular On TotalWRC.com

New Zealand APRC: Kreim retains lead as Gill suffers...

Asia-Pacific Rally Championship debutant Fabian Kreim continues to lead...
16h ago from Motorsport.com

Safety praise for YPF Rally Argentina

Teams and drivers congratulate rally organisers
1d ago from WRC.com

Veiby, Koci return to Junior WRC

Junior series attracts 11 entries for Portugal
1d ago from WRC.com

New Zealand APRC: Kreim heads Gill in Team MRF 1-2...

Fabian Kreim headed teammate Gaurav Gill at the end of the opening day of...
1d ago from Motorsport.com

Popular On GunnersToday.com

Arsenal rocked as Spanish giants eye summer swoop for...

GETTY HOMECOMING: Villarreal are keen to be reunited with Santi Cazorla...
3h ago from DailyStar.co.uk

Arsenal 1-0 Norwich City – PLAYER RATINGS

PLAYER RATINGS Arsenal: Cech 7; Bellerin 7, Mertesacker 6, Koscielny 6,...
3h ago from Nastytackle.com

Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain offered Southampton return by...

Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain offered Southampton return by Jose Fonte, but...
13h ago from DailyMail.co.uk

Arsenal v Norwich City – HEAD TO HEAD, QUOTES

HEAD TO HEAD Norwich's last victory at Arsenal was on the opening day of...
11h ago from Nastytackle.com

Comments

Hottest News

Hamilton under investigation after qualifying

Reports from Live qualifying: After first runs in... Read More »
11h ago from ThisIsF1.com

Rosberg claims pole position in Russia as Hamilton falters

Nico Rosberg claimed pole position at the Russian... Read More »
11h ago from F1Hub.net

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.