News Details

Hamilton admits he did not want to stop in Melbourne

Hamilton admits he did not want to stop in Melbourne 24 March, 2014 Lewis Hamilton's 2014 Formula 1 title campaign is still very much on track, however he admits that he wanted to carry on racing despite being called into the pits early on in the Australian Grand Prix. The Melbourne polesitter had to retire at Albert Park after his Mercedes engine – among a mere allocation of just five for the entire 19-race campaign – dropped from six to five cylinders in the early stages of the race. 'While I wanted to keep going,' Hamilton said in Australia, 'we had to play safe and save the engine.' But it appears that Mercedes' efforts to ‘save' the turbo V6 ‘power unit' have...
Full Story »
3y ago from GrandPrix247.com 0
Share

You May Also Be Interested In...

Australian GP chairman Ron Walker steps down

t">Mark Webber with Ron Walker, Bernie Ecclestone and Daniel...
3y ago from GrandPrix247.com

Photos: Australian Grand Prix race day in Melbourne

Photos: Australian Grand Prix race day in Melbourne 17 March, 2014...
3y ago from GrandPrix247.com

Magnussen shines brightest as F1 rookies signal their...

Kevin Magnussen returns to the pits after a podium finish in Melbourne...
3y ago from GrandPrix247.com

Daniel Ricciardo Disqualified from Home Race

"The team and Renault are confident that the fuel supplied to the...

Elsewhere On The Network

Popular On MGPToday.com

Hayden's funeral to take place on Monday

– Nicky Hayden's funeral will be held in his home town of...
2d ago from GPUpdate.net

Rossi taken to hospital after motocross crash

Rossi crashed while training on his motocrosser and was taken to Rimini...
4d ago from BikeSportNews.com

Rossi to continue his recovery at home

amaha rider Valentino Rossi has been discharged from hospital, following...
3d ago from GPUpdate.net

No further medical complications for Rossi

– Yamaha says Valentino Rossi is making "positive...
3d ago from GPUpdate.net

Popular On IndyCarToday.com

Video of the Day: 101st Indy 500 highlights

Watch highlights of the 101st Indianapolis 500, won by Takuma Sato, as his...
50m ago from GPUpdate.net

Takuma Sato is a popular Indy 500 winner

Speedcafe.com's IndyCar expert John Oreovicz on why Takuma Sato's...
1h ago from SpeedCafe.com

Dixon in doubt for Detroit after huge Indy shunt

Scott Dixon has cast doubt over his fitness to race in this weekend’s...
2h ago from SpeedCafe.com

Sato bathing in respect from peers after 500 win

Sebastien Bourdais wasn't exactly sure how he was regarded by his fellow...
10h ago from Racer.com

Popular On TotalWRC.com

Sainz rolls back the years

Sainz rolls back the years Rallying legend Carlos Sainz turned back the...
3d ago from WRC.com

Østberg tops Fafe jumpers

Østberg tops Fafe jumpers High-flying Mads Østberg was king of the...
1d ago from WRC.com

Carlos Sainz drives Rally Portugal's Fafe stage with...

Two-time World Rally Champion Spaniard back at the wheel of a rally car on...

Lappi positive after Portugal points

Finn rounds off successful World Rally Car debut with Power Stage points
3d ago from WRC.com

Popular On GunnersToday.com

Antoine Griezmann to Manchester United: Stan Collymore...

That is the brutal verdict of Stan Collymore. Atletico Madrid striker...
7h ago from Express.co.uk

Alexis Sanchez and Mesut Ozil’s £30m Arsenal...

Mesut Ozil and Alexis Sanchez are out of contract next summer and as of...
6h ago from Express.co.uk

Arsenal deal close to being done: Gunners player will...

GETTY David Ospina is heading to Fenerbahce Arsenal celebrate FA Cup...
7h ago from DailyStar.co.uk

Arsenal board to warn Wenger not to dither on transfers

Arsenal board to warn Arsene Wenger not to dither on transfers this...
7h ago from DailyMail.co.uk

Comments

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.