News Details

Mercedes team order conundrum

Toto Wolff admits Mercedes are in a difficult position as while the decision not to implement team orders "doesn't function" any more, he can't ask one driver to move over for the other. Forced to battle rival teams for the victory in Sunday's Hungarian Grand Prix, Mercedes did not have it all their own way and found themselves under pressure. That pressure, according to Niki Lauda, resulted in the pitwall issuing team orders for Lewis Hamilton to allow Nico Rosberg to pass him. The British racer refused, saying he would not slow down for his team-mate and that it was up to Rosberg to find the speed to overtake. Hamilton later stated that he was "very shocked" that...
Full Story »
1y ago from PlanetF1.com 0
Share

You May Also Be Interested In...

Mercedes F1 boss, Toto Wolff injured in cycling crash

Mercedes F1 boss, Toto Wolff injured in cycling crashPosted On 23 Jul...
1y ago from ThisIsF1.com

Toto Wolff injured in cycling accident

– Mercedes boss Toto Wolff has suffered multiple fractures in the...
1y ago from GPUpdate.net

Toto Wolff injured in bike crash

Toto Wolff will have to watch Mercedes aim for its tenth victory of the...
1y ago from espnF1.com

Mercedes boss Toto Wolff injured in biking crash

Mercedes says its motorsport chief Toto Wolff will attend the Hungarian...
1y ago from F1Pulse.com

Elsewhere On The Network

Popular On MotoGPToday.com

Salom Q&A: “I expected more really”

Paginas Amarillas HP40’s Luis Salom reflects on his season so far, his...
6h ago from MotoGP.com

Relive all of the action from the Catalan GP

Lorenzo made it four in a row in Catalunya, while Viñales recorded his...
6h ago from MotoGP.com

Honda apologise to Stoner for crash at Suzuka 8 Hours

HRC confirm Stoner crash in the Suzuka 8 Hours was due to throttle...
1d ago from MotoGP.com

Oliveira out to ‘complicate’ life for Moto3 leader...

Portugese Moto3 star Oliveira thinks Danny Kent has had it too easy this...
5h ago from BikeSportNews.com

Popular On IndyCarToday.com

Video: IndyCar drivers preview Mid-Ohio

No description available...
1h ago from GPUpdate.net

IndyCar: Honda gets manufacturer points deduction

Honda received a deduction of 100 manufacturer points from IndyCar for...
17h ago from Racer.com

IndyCar: Carlin continues to evaluate IndyCar program

Carlin Racing's introduction to American open-wheel racing has been as...
19h ago from Racer.com

IndyCar: Hondas gets manufacturer points deduction

Honda received a deduction of 100 manufacturer points from IndyCar for...
18h ago from Racer.com

Popular On TotalWRC.com

Neuville crash sparks big rebuild

Neuville crashed at a fast left bend near the end of his first pass...
4h ago from WRC.com

Recce Notes: Neste Oil Rally Finland

Finger postsCorner cutting is common practice in Finland as drivers use...
3h ago from WRC.com

Mental strength key for home favourite Latvala

Jari-Matti Latvala says mental strength will be essential in his bid for...
5h ago from Crash.net

Evans to 'prove' true pace at Rally Finland

Elfyn Evans says he's out to prove the capability of his M-Sport Ford...
3h ago from Crash.net

Popular On GunnersToday.com

Report: Fernando Llorente's agent in Arsenal talks

Fernando Llorente's agent has reportedly been in talks with Arsenal over...
4h ago from SportsMole.co.uk

Arsenal is the best place for new Gunners starlet to...

Arsenal forward Theo Walcott has told Jeff Reine-Adelaide he is at the...
1h ago from TalkSport.com

Arsenal star Laurent Koscielny pulls off stunning...

Arsenal star Laurent Koscielny pulls off stunning rabona in open training...
6h ago from DailyMail.co.uk

On this day: Arsenal's Jose Antonio Reyes ends Premier...

Like most managers, Arsene Wenger has made his fair share of mistakes in...
7h ago from SportsMole.co.uk

Comments

comments powered by Disqus

Hottest News

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.