News Details

Head applauds Mercedes for allowing drivers to race

Patrick Head Formula 1 veteran Patrick Head has applauded Mercedes for letting its title contending drivers to race one another in 2014. Williams co-founder Head, 68, is now only a rare sight in the F1 paddock, having effectively retired from the sport. But he was spotted during the British Grand Prix weekend, telling Germany's Auto Motor und Sport that dominant Mercedes is doing 'the right thing' by letting Lewis Hamilton and Nico Rosberg go wheel-to-wheel rather than imposing team orders. 'A team that is so dominant,' Head said, 'has a duty to the sport. Williams and McLaren know that, and we always did, often at a high price. 'Only Ferrari in the Schumacher era believed that it was...
Full Story »
1y ago from GrandPrix247.com 0
Share

You May Also Be Interested In...

Mercedes has ‘duty’ to let drivers race –...

Mercedes has ‘duty' to let drivers race – Patrick HeadPosted...
1y ago from ThisIsF1.com

Hamilton wins thrilling British GP as Rosberg retires

Lewis Hamilton claimed a stunning victory at his home race to rapturous...
1y ago from TheF1Times.com

Mercedes has duty to let drivers race says Patrick Head

Patrick Head has applauded Mercedes for letting its drivers race in 2014....
1y ago from GrandPrix.com

Rosberg retires from British GP

Formula One championship leader Nico Rosberg retired from the British...
1y ago from SuperSport.com

Elsewhere On The Network

Popular On MGPToday.com

Rossi: ‘The bike is more beautiful without the...

Valentino Rossi has admitted that while he’s also not convinced about...
14h ago from MotorcycleNews.c...

Stoner: Carbon frame Ducati best bike in 2009

"When we had the carbon frame in 2009, I believe we had the best bike...
15h ago from Crash.net

Marquez brothers part ways with VR46 Racing Apparel

Marc and Alex Marquez’s management agency have this morning officially...
17h ago from MotorcycleNews.c...

Marquez confirms merchandising split with VR46

Marc Marquez's management has confirmed that Valentino Rossi's VR46 Racing...
16h ago from Motorsport.com

Popular On IndyCarToday.com

INDYCAR: Revised livery for Kanaan's NTT Data car...

Chip Ganassi Racing took to Twitter to reveal a revised look for Tony...
6h ago from Racer.com

MILLER: IndyCar's rookie problem

A year ago Sage Karam (LEFT) visited IndyCar's Media Day as a full-time...
10h ago from Racer.com

INDYCAR: 100th Indy 500 gets boosted by Super Bowl ad

Sunday's 50th Super Bowl was pretty forgettable but there was a memorable...
8h ago from Racer.com

Andretti could field Frijns in IndyCar

– Michael Andretti says it is "very possible" that...
12h ago from GPUpdate.net

Popular On TotalWRC.com

Swedish organisers cut stages

Rally Sweden organisers have axed eight of the event's 21 scheduled...
10h ago from SuperSport.com

Rally Sweden could be cancelled due to high...

The organisers of Rally Sweden have announced that the 2016 edition of the...
18h ago from Motorsport.com

Østberg cleans up in Finnskog

M-Sport driver untouchable in home country warm-up
14h ago from WRC.com

Weather forces Sweden route revamp

Melting snow and ice threatened the season’s only pure winter rally as...
13h ago from WRC.com

Popular On GunnersToday.com

Arsenal urged to freeze prices to 2019

Arsenal Supporters' Trust has written to the club saying only reason to...
5h ago from Telegraph.co.uk

Arsenal Prospect Donyell Malen Wins New Pro Deal

It has been revealed that Donyell Malen has agreed a new deal with...
2h ago from Nastytackle.com

Arsenal star determined to leave this summer,...

David Ospina is apparently decided on an Arsenal exit this summer, with...
3h ago from AllArsenal.com

Wenger hit with hammer blow as Arsenal pair reveal...

Arsene Wenger‘s plans for a summer rebuild at Arsenal may need to...
29m ago from CaughtOffside.com

Comments

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.