News Details

Hamilton surprised by sudden Red Bull presence in his mirrors

Lewis Hamilton says he was surprised to see Red Bull's drivers behind him on fresh tyres during the safety car period in yesterday's Chinese Grand Prix. Mercedes elected not to pit its drivers at the outset of the race's neutralization, but both Daniel Ricciardo and Max Verstappen made the change which delivered an instant grip advantage to the Red bull duo. Glancing in his mirrors as the field lined up behind the safety car, a surprised Hamilton radioed in to his Mercedes crew. "Is it me or are there drivers behind me on fresh tyres," he asked. Lack of pace put Hamilton in 'no man's land' in China The answer spelled trouble for the reigning world champion. "I don't know if...
Full Story »
2mo ago from F1i.com 0
Share

You May Also Be Interested In...

Mercedes: 'We got it wrong, Red Bull got it right'

Mercedes team boss Toto Wolff admits his team got their strategy call...
3mo ago from MotorsportWeek.com

Sebastian Vettel: No intention to hold Verstappen back

Sebastian Vettel has stated he had no intention of holding back the...
3mo ago from MotorsportWeek.com

Daniel Ricciardo charges to Chinese Grand Prix win

Red Bull’s Daniel Ricciardo came from sixth on the grid to grab...
3mo ago from MotorsportWeek.com

Valtteri Bottas: 'Thought We'd Be Fighting For Pole'

A disappointed Valtteri Bottas is looking to Pirelli‘s Soft...
3mo ago from TheCheckeredFlag....

Elsewhere On The Network

Popular On MGPToday.com

Dovizioso's two-corner German GP strategy failed

Ducati rider Andrea Dovizioso admits a strategy of deliberately dropping...
1h ago from Motorsport.com

MotoGP Germany: Folger’s 2017 race helped Rossi to...

Valentino Rossi has said that watching Jonas Folger’s 2017 MotoGP race...
6h ago from BikeSportNews.com

Jack Miller brands Pol Espargaro an 'idiot' after lap...

Jack Miller says Pol Espargaro behaved “like an idiot” at...

Vinales needs to master Yamaha's "brutal"...

Taming the Yamaha MotoGP bike’s “brutal” power delivery will be key...
4h ago from Motorsport.com

Popular On IndyCarToday.com

Dixon wins eventful Toronto IndyCar race

Scott Dixon has tightened his grip on the Verizon IndyCar Series after a...
16h ago from SpeedCafe.com

Wickens: No issues with Pagenaud “because we both...

Canada’s latest IndyCar hero Robert Wickens says losing his...
14h ago from Motorsport.com

Scott Dixon dominates streets of Toronto, nearly...

Scott Dixon edged closer to being the winningest driver in the history of...
15h ago from MotorsportWeek.c...

Toronto IndyCar: Dixon dominates, title rivals caught...

Scott Dixon was in commanding form in Toronto once his principal title...
16h ago from Motorsport.com

Popular On TotalWRC.com

Tanak wins Rally Finland warm-up in Estonia

Toyota's Ott Tanak beat Hayden Paddon of Hyundai and Craig Breen's Citroen...
23h ago from EuroSport.com

How the era's greatest WRC partnership nearly didn't...

Julien Ingrassia has 43 World Rally Championship wins and five world...
4d ago from Motorsport.com

M-Sport to try "big change" in aero for...

M-Sport is analysing a revised aerodynamic set-up for its Ford Fiesta WRC...
4d ago from Motorsport.com

Toyota, Citroen, Hyundai all enter Rally Estonia

Three of the four World Rally Championship manufacturers will contest...
1w ago from Motorsport.com

Popular On GunnersToday.com

Arsenal v Watford - Tickets

Arsenal v Watford Premier League Saturday, September 29, 2018 Emirates...
2h ago from Arsenal.com

Arsenal and Barcelona close to a deal? Now it begins.

Morning all. It’s all or nothing in sport, we’ll it seems that way...

Arsenal fans in FRENZY over Unai Emery's shooting...

ARSENAL supporters are convinced the Gunners can win the Premier League...
3h ago from DailyStar.co.uk

Arsenal v Everton - Tickets

Arsenal v Everton Premier League Sunday, September 23, 2018 Emirates...
2h ago from Arsenal.com

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.