News Details

'Merc exceeding expectations'

Nico Rosberg says Mercedes have surpassed their own expectations during pre-season testing as he gained more valuable mileage on day two in Bahrain.The Mercedes driver completed 84 laps of the Bahrain International Circuit to take the team to over 2200km of running in total over the first six days of testing - nearly 250km more than nearest rival Ferrari. Rosberg says the reliability the team has had in both Jerez and Bahrain has been a real positive for the Silver Arrows as it allows them to find faults with the car that would otherwise occur in a grand prix. "It has been because we are better than expected with reliability," the 28-year-old said. "Our own expectation was...
Full Story »
2y ago from 0

You May Also Be Interested In...

Bahrain testing gets underay

Sutton Images Enlarge The second pre-season test got underway in Bahrain...
2y ago from

Force India: Our Bahrain test has got off to a...

Force India: Our Bahrain test has got off to a positive start 19...
2y ago from

Red Bull's troubles continue in Bahrain test

Red Bull’s problems persisted after pre-season testing resumed in...
2y ago from

Bahrain F1 test times - day one: 19 February

Nico Hulkenberg leads the way for Force India on day one of F1 2014...
2y ago from

Elsewhere On The Network

Popular On

MotoGP: Scooters banned from track after Sepang crash

Scooters have been banned from on-track use during the Thursday track...

Malaysian MotoGP: Marquez leads opening Sepang practice

Marc Marquez topped the opening MotoGP practice session of the weekend in...
3h ago from

Rossi “feels the same” about Marquez clash one...

Valentino Rossi says that, a year on from the infamous Sepang clash with...
16h ago from

Crutchlow won't ask for more Honda support in 2017

Cal Crutchlow says he won't request more factory assistance from Honda...
19h ago from

Popular On

INDYCAR: Champ Car-style bodywork set for 2018

The Verizon IndyCar Series will take a page from the days of CART and...
2d ago from

INDYCAR: Daly at the crossroads

Coming off a strong rookie season with Dale Coyne Racing, Conor Daly has...
11h ago from

INDYCAR 2016 Review: Juan Pablo Montoya

Just when you thought that the Verizon IndyCar Series had run out of ways...
2d ago from

INDYCAR 2016 Driver Review: Josef Newgarden

Just when you thought that the Verizon IndyCar Series had run out of ways...
10h ago from

Popular On

Tänak sets shakedown pace at Wales Rally GB

Estonian revels in the damp conditions to show his rivals the way home
18h ago from

Gamers fight for eSports title in Wales

Eighteen players contest inaugural final
15h ago from

Meeke says Citroen job security to thank for 2016 form

Citroen WRC driver Kris Meeke believes that signing a three-year contract...
19h ago from

Drier roads greet Rally GB crews

Advertising Having completed the pre-event recce and Thursday morning’s...
14h ago from

Popular On

Are Arsenal the real deal?

Arsenal are level on points with Manchester City at the top of the Premier...
1h ago from

Fantasy Premier League tips: Biggest transfer ins and...

Fantasy Premier League: Most ins and outs ahead of FPL Gameweek 10 Thu,...
1h ago from

Thierry Henry fires warning to Arsenal fans: Be...

GETTY Arsenal legend Thierry Henry defended Gunners boss Arsene Wenger...
1h ago from

Arsenal hero: Arsene Wenger shouldn't start this...

GETTY Arsene Wenger has been told to keep Olivier Giroud on the bench...
2h ago from


Hottest News

Red Bull: Engine modes Mercedes' biggest advantage now

All the Mercedes outfits are aided in qualifying... Read More »
16h ago from

McLaren hid 2017 car from Button until contract call

Jenson Button says McLaren opted not to show him... Read More »
11h ago from

What news from the Haas F1 camp?

Haas F1 says they need a few more races before... Read More »
4h ago from

Recent News

2014 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.