News Details

Success 'a brilliant surprise'

Mercedes engine boss Andy Cowell says their dominance of F1's new era, which they'll be seeking to maintain at this weekend's Canadian GP, has come as a "brilliant surprise".The Silver Arrows of Lewis Hamilton and Nico Rosberg are once again expected to lead from the front in Montreal on a track, Circuit Gilles-Villeneuve, that should also highlight the power advantage of Mercedes' hybrid engine. Its superiority over rivals produced by Ferrari and Renault had been tipped pre-season but according to Cowell, staff at Mercedes AMG High-Performance Powertrains' facility in Brixworth took nothing for granted. "It's a brilliant surprise," he told Sky Sports Online. "You...
Full Story »
1y ago from SkySports.com 0
Share

You May Also Be Interested In...

Fernandes: Caterham Group is not for sale

Tony Fernandes Caterham owner Tony Fernandes denied on Tuesday that his...
1y ago from GrandPrix247.com

Caterham seeking investment, not sale says Fernandes

Tony Fernandes has denied he is selling Caterham, admitting instead that...
1y ago from GrandPrix.com

Teams preview the Canadian GP

The Formula One teams look ahead to the Canadian GP, which takes place at...
1y ago from PlanetF1.com

New engine era far too expensive says Head

F1's new turbo era is "far too expensive", according to Williams...
1y ago from GrandPrix.com

Elsewhere On The Network

Popular On MGPToday.com

Successful private test for Lowes

Sam Lowes has had a successful one-day test of the Federal Oil Gresini...

‘Marked increase in performance’ for KTM

KTM have seen a ‘marked increase in performance’ for their new RC16...

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

Yamaha have encouraging day on development Michelins

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

Popular On IndyCarToday.com

Inaugural Boston IndyCar race cancelled

The inaugural Grand Prix of Boston has been cancelled, after promoters of...

Dan Wheldon book to go on sale at Indy

A new book paying tribute to the late Dan Wheldon will be launched at the...
1d ago from SpeedCafe.com

INDYCAR: Boston GP called off - reports

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

INDYCAR: Shank keeping 500 window open

Michael Shank isn't ready to pull the plug on entering a car for next...
18h ago from Racer.com

Popular On TotalWRC.com

New Zealand APRC: Gill beats Kreim to take emphatic win

2013 Asia-Pacific Rally Champion Gaurav Gill overturned a 4.6s deficit to...
5h ago from Motorsport.com

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

Asia-Pacific Rally Championship debutant Fabian Kreim continues to lead...
1d 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

Popular On GunnersToday.com

Arsene Wenger defends Alexis Sanchez after forward...

Arsene Wenger defends Alexis Sanchez after forward stormed down tunnel...
2h ago from DailyMail.co.uk

Arsenal keeper Petr Cech delighted by his side's...

Arsenal keeper Petr Cech delighted by his side's patience as they step up...
1h ago from DailyMail.co.uk

Arsenal provide tomorrow's chip paper headlines...

Morning all. Protests before and after the match, a few posters raised on...

Comments

Hottest News

Starting Grid – 2016 Russian Formula 1 Grand Prix

Title leader Nico Rosberg took full advantage of... Read More »
2h ago from ThisIsF1.com

Rosberg's race at risk?

With the Mercedes AMG Petronas team unable to... Read More »
3h ago from JWGrandPrix.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.