News Details

Hamilton had pace in reserve during Malaysian GP qualifying

March 29th, 2014 (F1Plus / Chris Cameron-Dow) - Lewis Hamilton rubbed salt into the wounds of his competitors when he admitted after qualifying that his pole lap "was far from being my optimum". Hamilton qualified just 0.055 seconds faster than second-placed Sebastian Vettel, but was six tenths of a second clear of his Mercedes team-mate Nico Rosberg and over a second faster than fifth-placed Daniel Ricciardo. Conditions were tricky in qualifying, particuarly in Q3 when the rain was at its heaviest. Hamilton described his experience of the end of the seassion: "I'm really happy with our result today. It was a very close session and I'm relieved to come away with pole...
Full Story »
3y ago from F1Plus.com 0
Share

You May Also Be Interested In...

Hamilton masters rain to grab Sepang pole

– Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton mastered the wet conditions to...
3y ago from GPUpdate.net

Rosberg pips Hamilton in third practice

Mercedes AMG Petronas Nico Rosberg edged out Mercedes team-mate Lewis...
3y ago from F1Zone.net

Malaysian Grand Prix - Qualifying results

1. Lewis Hamilton Britain Mercedes-Mercedes 1m 59.431s2. Sebastian Vettel...
3y ago from Crash.net

Qualifying - selected team and driver quotes

Lewis Hamilton on the relief of hanging on to pole in treacherous...
3y ago from Formula1.com

Elsewhere On The Network

Popular On MGPToday.com

Smith poised for return at Dutch TT

– Bradley Smith says he is ready to return to action at this...
2h ago from GPUpdate.net

MotoGP Assen: Vinales to use new Yamaha chassis this...

Vinales likes the braking and steering on the new frame, so will use it at...
1h ago from BikeSportNews.com

Crutchlow signs two-year MotoGP deal with HRC

Crutchlow is now a factory HRC rider for the next two MotoGP seasons
1d ago from BikeSportNews.com

Miller to make Suzuka 8 Hours debut

– MotoGP rider Jack Miller will make his debut at the Suzuka 8...
9h ago from GPUpdate.net

Popular On IndyCarToday.com

IndyCar preparing for first 2018 bodywork tests

IndyCar is closing in on the names of the drivers and teams that will...
2h ago from Racer.com

Esteban Gutierrez to complete IndyCar season with Dale...

Dale Coyne Racing has confirmed that Esteban Gutiérrez will drive...

Gutiérrez confirmed at DCR for rest of 2017

– Esteban Gutiérrez will replace the injured Sébastien Bourdais...
5h ago from GPUpdate.net

Popular On TotalWRC.com

Poland countdown 2016 Rewind

Poland countdown2016 Rewind We start preparations for ORLEN 74th Rally...
3h ago from WRC.com

Suninen eyes top six

Suninen eyes top six World Rally Car debutant Teemu Suninen believes a...
6h ago from WRC.com

2017 Rally Italia Sardegna: Analysis – Another...

2017 brings us yet another first time winner and another victory for...

Dirt 4 Review Part 1: The 'Feeling'

We're currently in a bit of a lull as far as the WRC is concerned. Now...
20h ago from WorldRallyBlog.c...

Popular On GunnersToday.com

Paris Saint-Germain midfielder Blaise Matuidi to...

Paris Saint-Germain midfielder Blaise Matuidi has decided to contemplate...
4h ago from SportsMole.co.uk

Arsenal transfer news: Asano done deal, Butland...

GETTY Arsenal transfer news: Takuma Asano done deal, Chambers exit and...
6h ago from DailyStar.co.uk

Juan Cuadrado: Agent responds to Arsenal transfer...

Cuadrado, 29, sealed a permanent move to Juve from Chelsea this month...
12h ago from Express.co.uk

30m star wants to complete Arsenal transfer move,...

Barcelona ace Rafinha is reportedly keen on a switch to the Emirates as he...
2h ago from ArsenalFever.com

Comments

Hottest News

Ferrari takes engine upgrade for Azerbaijan GP

Ferrari is taking an engine upgrade to this... Read More »
3h ago from ThisIsF1.com

Red Bull achieves aero breakthrough - Horner

Red Bull Racing team boss Christian Horner says... Read More »
7h ago from F1i.com

FIA steps up F1 oil burn clampdown

While what has been a season-long focus on oil... Read More »
2h ago from Motorsport.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.