News Details

Mateschitz concedes Mercedes unlikely to be caught

Red Bull's owner, billionaire Dietrich Mateschitz, has somewhat already conceded defeat in the battle for the 2014 Formula 1 World Championship. Whilst he's adamant Red Bull won't give up pushing this year, he doesn't believe they can do enough to catch Mercedes - and even if they can win races, closing the 113-point gap will be difficult. "We probably cannot catch up the advantage that Mercedes has," he told Germany's Bild. "I don't think we can challenge the points lead, even if we are winning [races] again," he added. "At the same time the others will still be scoring enough points so that their lead is not challenged." The Austrian is however willing...
Full Story »
1y ago from TheF1Times.com 0
Share

You May Also Be Interested In...

Mateschitz doubts Red Bull can catch Mercedes

With not yet a quarter of the season gone, Red Bull on Tuesday came close...
1y ago from GrandPrix.com

No-one will catch Mercedes - Massa

Sutton Images Enlarge Felipe Massa does not think anyone can catch up...
1y ago from espnF1.com

Mateschitz renews attack on 'new' F1

May 12, 2014 .- Dietrich Mateschitz, Red Bull's low profile team owner,...
1y ago from F1Plus.com

Mateschitz renews attack on new era Formula 1

Austrian billionaire Dietrich Mateschitz, Red Bull's low profile team...
1y ago from GrandPrix247.com

Elsewhere On The Network

Popular On MotoGPToday.com

Rossi reflects on wet and wild win

Valentino Rossi reflected on his tense win on a very slippery...
6h ago from SuperSport.com

Miller: “I want to say a big sorry to Cal”

The Octo British Grand Prix ends in disaster after a lightning start for...
11h ago from MotoGP.com

Rossi 'very proud' of British Grand Prix win

– Yamaha's Valentino Rossi described himself as "very...
13h ago from GPUpdate.net

Valentino Rossi wins British MotoGP

Valentino Rossi of Italy moved to the top of the world championship...
1d ago from SuperSport.com

Popular On IndyCarToday.com

'A dream of mine to race at Le Mans,' says IndyCar...

Given the chance to race anywhere he wants in any type of car, new...
3h ago from Racer.com

Peerless Dixon beats Montoya to IndyCar crown

– For the fourth time in his storied career, Scott Dixon has won...
21h ago from GPUpdate.net

Scott Dixon tales fourth IndyCar title on tiebreak at...

It was a close one, but Target Chip Ganassi Racing's Scott Dixon took his...

Dixon Steals the Win and Championship in Sonoma

Some slick pit work and strategy vaulted Scott Dixon up into the lead,...
22h ago from OpenWheelWorld.n...

Popular On TotalWRC.com

Al-Attiyah to return in 'fantastic' Skoda

Qatari confirms Spain in new Fabia R5
5h ago from WRC.com

Lefebvre handed second Citroen WRC outing

Stephane Lefebvre has been handed his second opportunity in the WRC with...
11h ago from Crash.net

Lefebvre's WRC return on Tour de Corse

Frenchman gets a second World Rally Car outing on asphalt
1d ago from WRC.com

F1 ace Jenson Button tests Mini and VW Beetle...

Formula 1 star Jenson Button tested rallycross cars at Lydden Hill today...
5d ago from Motorsport.com

Popular On GunnersToday.com

Wenger spotted on plane to Paris, Cavani links...

We have been heavily linked with a move for Edinson Cavani this summer,...
1h ago from AllArsenal.com

The THREE Most Likely Transfers Arsenal Will Complete...

1) Adrien Rabiot to Arsenal View image | gettyimages.com If Flamini...
1h ago from FreshArsenal.com

This is the holding midfielder Arsenal desperately...

After showing so much promise towards the end of last season, it was...

Three Premier League predictions for Transfer Deadline...

Three Premier League predictions for Transfer Deadline Day BEGIN GALLERY...

Comments

comments powered by Disqus

Hottest News

Honda better than Renault

To be fair, it is probably one metric that all... Read More »
7h ago from Formula1Blog.com

Raikkonen is deeply frustrating – Whitmarsh

Kimi Raikkonen never realised his full potential... Read More »
14h ago from ThisIsF1.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.