News Details

Alonso: Vettel had two-second advantage in fight

Fernando Alonso says Sebastian Vettel had a two-second pace advantage over him during their fight over fifth place and preferred his battle with Jenson Button in the British Grand Prix. Having been stuck behind Button for a number of laps, Alonso became embroiled in a battle with Vettel in the final stint of the race and held off the Red Bull until four laps from the end. Both drivers were complaining about the other over team radio, but Alonso said his messages were not serious as he felt it was only a matter of time until Vettel passed him due to his pace advantage. “I was not unhappy,” Alonso said. “I think he was reporting every time that I was going [off track] and I had two or...
Full Story »
2y ago from Crash.net 0
Share

You May Also Be Interested In...

Alonso explains his Vettel complaint

style="margin: 0px; font-family: Times;">   SILVERSTONE,...
2y ago from F1Plus.com

Alonso likes to complain - Vettel

Sutton Images Enlarge Sebastian Vettel says he was not surprised...
2y ago from espnF1.com

Alonso takes no pleasure from Vettel duel

Sutton Images Enlarge Fernando Alonso says he takes no satisfaction from...
2y ago from espnF1.com

Jenson Button Hopeful of Changeable Conditions on...

The McLaren-Mercedes drivers Jenson Button and Kevin Magnussen took third...

Elsewhere On The Network

Popular On MGPToday.com

MotoGP: Honda rumoured to be experimenting with big...

While most of the MotoGP paddock headed home to take a few days’...

Lorenzo could be in trouble - Crutchlow

Cal Crutchlow believes that Jorge Lorenzo is showing signs of being...
1d ago from SuperSport.com

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

Former Ducati factory rider Cal Crutchlow says the Italian marque should...
2d ago from Motorsport.com

Analysis: Why Honda's rise should make Yamaha worried

With Marc Marquez now on the brink of a third MotoGP title, Yamaha must...
1d ago from Motorsport.com

Popular On IndyCarToday.com

INTERVIEW: Pagenaud, rebooted

Page 1 of 2 It's a chilly February morning at Indianapolis Motor...
3h ago from Racer.com

De Silvestro: Single-seat sponsor search...

Simona de Silvestro says the lure of a three-year deal is what led to her...
15h ago from Motorsport.com

Ed Carpenter Racing Confirms Newgarden's Departure

Josef Newgarden's future took a step toward confirmation on Thursday when...
14h ago from OpenWheelWorld.n...

Power lauds Pagenaud as ‘deserving champion’

Toowoomba IndyCar star Will Power says he is happy to see his Team Penske...
17h ago from SpeedCafe.com

Popular On TotalWRC.com

Ogier leads Meeke after first Corsica morning

Volkswagen's Sebastien Ogier quickly established a comfortable lead on the...
3h ago from EuroSport.com

Corsica WRC: Ogier takes 15-second lead after two...

Local driver Sebastien Ogier took the early lead in Rally Corsica by...
5h ago from Motorsport.com

SS2: Emphatic Ogier stretches Corsica lead

Meeke and Neuville in pursuit of Frenchman
4h ago from WRC.com

SS1: Ogier sets pace in Corsica

Championship leader wins opening speed test
6h ago from WRC.com

Popular On GunnersToday.com

Wenger honoured by Arsenal chairman

al Chairman, Sir Chips Keswick, presented Arsene Wenger with a gift,...
2h ago from ESPNFC.co.uk

Wenger: Why not manage England?

e Wenger isn't ruling out becoming England boss, but has insisted he is...
4h ago from ESPNFC.co.uk

Arsene Wenger won't rule out another five years at...

Jean Petit believes his former colleague Arsene Wenger would do well...
5h ago from ESPNFC.co.uk

Comments

Hottest News

Alonso boosted by McLaren improvements

Fernando Alonso was left boosted by McLaren's... Read More »
3h ago from GPUpdate.net

Practice 2 Results – 2016 Malaysian Grand Prix

Friday second free Practice Results – Formula 1... Read More »
8h ago from ThisIsF1.com

Alonso recommends Sainz for McLaren-Honda future

Fernando Alonso says Carlos Sainz would be a good... Read More »
5h ago from ThisIsF1.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.