News Details

'Mercedes teams are ahead'

Mercedes chief Paddy Lowe has acknowledged the open secret of pre-season testing: with the new F1 season just three weeks away, the four-Mercedes powered teams are ahead of the field.Since the end of Day One of the first winter test at Jerez, a Mercedes team has topped every session, with the works outfit - driven by Lewis Hamilton and Nico Rosberg - dominating this week's event at Bahrain in the ultra-impressive W05. After Hamilton topped Friday's timesheets ahead of McLaren and Williams, Rosberg went quicker still on the fourth and final day as he set a qualy-style lap time over one and a half seconds faster than any other car managed. Although Hamilton scoffed at Mercedes being hailed as...
Full Story »
2y ago from SkySports.com 0
Share

You May Also Be Interested In...

Day 1: More woe for Red Bull

Day One of F1's second pre-season test in Bahrain saw Mercedes-powered...
2y ago from SkySports.com

Bahrain Day 1: Hulk fastest

Day one of F1's second pre-season test in Bahrain saw Mercedes-powered...
2y ago from SkySports.com

Bottas expecting Mercedes-powered dominance

Valtteri Bottas admits he expects the Mercedes-powered teams to be...
2y ago from Crash.net

Bahrain Day 1: Hulkenberg fastest as new turbo powered...

Bahrain Day 1: Hulkenberg fastest as new turbo powered cars set...
2y ago from GrandPrix247.com

Elsewhere On The Network

Popular On MGPToday.com

Crutchlow: Ducati needs Marquez, not Lorenzo, to be...

Former Ducati factory rider Cal Crutchlow says the Italian marque should...
9h ago from Motorsport.com

Yamaha insists it hasn't "gone backwards” amid...

Yamaha MotoGP team director Massimo Meregalli insists his team has not...
12h ago from Motorsport.com

Mamola column: Why Rossi needs to watch his manners

In his latest column for Motorsport.com, former 500cc star Randy Mamola...
1d ago from Motorsport.com

Redding to get GP17 team points after Petrucci crash

Scott Redding vs Danilo Petrucci. The internal MotoGP contest at Octo...
11h ago from BikeSportNews.com

Popular On IndyCarToday.com

In RACER Magazine: Back to Front

Setbacks don't get much bigger than James Hinchcliffe's near-fatal crash...
4h ago from Racer.com

Schmidt to receive autonomous vehicle driver license

Schmidt Peterson Motorsports (SPM) team co-owner Sam Schmidt today becomes...
5h ago from Motorsport.com

Robin Miller's Mailbag for September 28, presented by...

Page 1 of 6 Welcome to the Robin Miller Mailbag as presented by Honda...
10h ago from Racer.com

Honda: “IndyCar’s 2018 engine-led formula is...

Honda Performance Development’s president, Art St. Cyr says that...
1d ago from Motorsport.com

Popular On TotalWRC.com

WRC announces provisional 2017 calendar

World Rally Championship organisers have unveiled a provisional 12-round...
3h ago from Motorsport.com

Recce notes: Tour de Corse

Advertising Here’s an overview of what caught our eye when we completed...
5h ago from WRC.com

Ogier targets fourth WRC title in Corsica

Advertising The Frenchman, who is the reigning world champion after...
10h ago from WRC.com

Final fling for Evans’ title bid

Advertising Evans finished second overall at the Mediterranean island...
9h ago from WRC.com

Popular On GunnersToday.com

Hector Bellerin dines with Bollywood star Esha...

Hector Bellerin dines with Bollywood star Esha Gupta... is she the...
10h ago from DailyMail.co.uk

Arsenal U19 1-2 Basle U19: Eray Cumart scores...

Arsenal U19 1-2 Basle U19: Eray Cumart scores incredible free-kick from...
3h ago from DailyMail.co.uk

[Predicted Line-up] Arsenal vs FC Basel: Ospina in...

Arsenal will host Swiss outfit FC Basel at the Emirates for their second...
5h ago from ArsenalFever.com

Arsenal v FC Basel – live blog

Join us this evening for live blog coverage of the Champions League clash...
2h ago from Arseblog.com

Comments

Hottest News

Formula 1 teams agree rule changes for 2017 season

Formula 1 teams and the governing body, FIA have... Read More »
8h ago from ThisIsF1.com

FIA closes Formula 1 engine loophole

Formula 1 moved to close an engine loophole that... Read More »
1h ago from GrandPrix247.com

F1 drivers allowed special helmet livery for one race

The FIA have eased up slightly on the unpopular... Read More »
53m ago from GrandPrix247.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.