News Details

Wolff believes Hamilton's British Grand Prix fastest lap makes 'data look silly'

Mercedes boss Toto Wolff believes Lewis Hamilton recording the fastest lap on his final lap made "all the data look a little bit silly" at Silverstone last weekend. Hamilton had been on the hard compound tyres for 31 laps when he was so far in front of his team-mate Valtteri Bottas in P2, that he decided to go for the extra point and record the fastest lap of the race. The five-time world champion was told by his team to come in the pits for new tyres, but he chose to stay out on his 31-lap old tyres and explained later that he didn't want to take a risk of another pit-stop. Read more Lewis Hamilton: Mercedes were 'nervous as hell' when he went for fastest lap Wolff on...
Full Story »
7mo ago from GPBlog.com 0
Share

You May Also Be Interested In...

Hamilton fastest lap was 'absurd' - Wolff

Lewis Hamilton won the British Grand Prix in style on Sunday as not only...
7mo ago from GPFans.com

Wolff: After Silverstone Bottas a step closer to new...

At Silverstone, Valtteri Bottas took a 'good step' towards a new deal to...
7mo ago from GrandPrix247.com

Wolff expecting Mercedes to be 'on good form' at...

Mercedes boss Toto Wolff isn't expecting the Silver Arrows squad to...
7mo ago from F1i.com

Silverstone FP2: Bottas ahead as Ferrari chase Mercedes

Valtteri Bottas ended day one of the British Grand Prix weekend fastest...
7mo ago from GrandPrix247.com

Elsewhere On The Network

Popular On MGPToday.com

Monster Energy Yamaha conclude Qatar test in style

No prizes for topping testing, but this just feels different for Yamaha...

Ducati finish winter testing happy without setting the...

What's in store for Ducati in 2020? Qatar will tell a lot about their...

Popular On IndyCarToday.com

Popular On TotalWRC.com

Ken Block to enter his ‘Cossie V2' to Rally...

Ken Block will enter his world famous Ford Escort RS Cosworth 'Cossie V2'...

Tidemand ready for Rally Mexico after successful...

Pontus Tidemand has a successful past at the Rally Mexico, winning the...
13h ago from TheCheckeredFlag...

2020 Rally Estonia, the official WRC Promotional Event...

The official WRC Promotional Event due to be held at Rally Estonia has...
12h ago from TheCheckeredFlag...

Villagra looking to make WRC comeback at Argentina in...

Federico Villagra is looking to secure a deal with Toyota Gazoo Racing to...
14h ago from TheCheckeredFlag...

Popular On GunnersToday.com

How will Arsenal & Man United prioritise the Europa...

z Michallik says momentum is in Arsenal and Man United's favour in both...
7h ago from ESPNFC.co.uk

Mikel Arteta does not believe Pierre-Emerick...

Mikel Arteta believes Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang does not need to win...
3h ago from FourFourTwo.com

Arsene Wenger lifts lid on ‘rule’ Chelsea broke in...

The former Arsenal boss has opened up on Chelsea's 3-0 defeat to Bayern...
11h ago from Express.co.uk

FIFA 20: Bruno Fernandes stars in FUT Team of the Week...

The latest FUT Team of the Week has been released and it includes...
7h ago from SportsKeeda.com

Comments

Advertisements

Hottest News

Advertisements

Recent News

Advertisements

Advertisements

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.