News Details

Lauda denies Mercedes conspiracy

Lewis Hamilton is receiving the exact same equipment as Nico Rosberg, that's according to Mercedes non-executive director Niki Lauda. Hamilton has had the worst of Mercedes' reliability issues, a strain on his Championship chances. In the last two races alone he has twice been penalised by issues with his W05. He crashed out of qualifying for the German GP when a brake disc failed while a week later his car caught fire in qualifying at the Hungaroring. In both grands prix the Brit managed to race his way through the field and finish third. This has led to some conspiracy theories about Hamilton being penalised by his team, although Lauda insists both drivers get the same equipment. "I...
Full Story »
2y ago from PlanetF1.com 0
Share

You May Also Be Interested In...

Lauda: Lewis was right, the call was unnecessary

Niki Lauda with Lewis Hamilton Niki Lauda has come out in support of Lewis...
2y ago from GrandPrix247.com

Lauda backs Hamilton over team orders

– Mercedes Non-Executive Chairman Niki Lauda says Lewis Hamilton...
2y ago from GPUpdate.net

Mercedes: The call came out of panic

Mercedes pit gantry made the wrong call? Mercedes panicked in asking Lewis...
2y ago from GrandPrix247.com

Lauda: Mercedes 'panicked'

Mercedes' Niki Lauda has admitted the team's pitwall ‘panicked' in...
2y ago from SkySports.com

Elsewhere On The Network

Popular On MGPToday.com

MotoGP: Smith happy with KTM testing pace

KTM’s 2017 rider Bradley Smith says that he’s delighted with the...

Grab a pillion ride with Mamola at MotoGP Silverstone

You can be Mamola's topbox and raise money for Two Wheels For Life as well
2h ago from BikeSportNews.com

Lowes closes gap to Aprilia MotoGP regulars at Misano...

Sam Lowes has finished his third test aboard the Aprilia RS-GP MotoGP bike...
1d ago from BikeSportNews.com

Dovizioso injured at Misano test

Ducati Team rider Andrea Dovizioso will be hoping to be fit for MotoGP's...
1d ago from SuperSport.com

Popular On IndyCarToday.com

IndyCar reveals 17-race 2017 calendar

– IndyCar officials have revealed an expanded 17-race 2017...
5h ago from GPUpdate.net

Gateway added to stable 2017 IndyCar Schedule

The 2017 Verizon IndyCar Series calendar has been revealed, and it...

VIDEO: Close shave for Castroneves

Helio Castroneves has escaped injury after a pitlane crash which involved...
14h ago from SpeedCafe.com

INDYCAR: Drivers react to 2017 schedule

IndyCar has drawn widespread praise from its drivers following the...
15h ago from Racer.com

Popular On TotalWRC.com

Germany driver report: part 2

Advertising Thierry Neuville (Hyundai i20) Result: 3rdA podium finish...
18h ago from WRC.com

Lappi breaks silence over Toyota rumours

Talks have taken place at Toyota's rally base
2d ago from WRC.com

Teams want China as a candidate rally in 2017

Multi-million pound losses caused by the cancellation of Rally China have...
1d ago from EuroSport.com

Germany driver report: part 1

Advertising Jari-Matti Latvala (VW Polo R) Result: 48thLatvala's rally...
2d ago from WRC.com

Popular On GunnersToday.com

Wenger on Campbell, Akpom, rule changes

Arsène Wenger faced the media on Friday morning ahead of...
1h ago from Arsenal.com

Bookies update: Arsenal tipped to sign this defender...

GETTY Marcel Tisserand tipped to join Arsenal Arsene Wenger is desperate...
5h ago from Express.co.uk

Two new arrivals imminent, transfer thoughts +...

Happy Friday one and all, and after a week not nothing much it's all...
5h ago from Arseblog.com

Who should your club sign before deadline day? Every...

GETTY BUSY WEEK: Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger is in desperate need of some...
6h ago from DailyStar.co.uk

Comments

Hottest News

First Practice results – 2016 Belgian Grand Prix

2016 F1 Belgian Grand Prix Practice Results. Nico... Read More »
2h ago from ThisIsF1.com

Alonso set to receive 35-place grid penalty

Fernando Alonso is set to receive a 35-place grid... Read More »
50m ago from F1i.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.