News Details

Vettel ‘hired to make Lance Stroll look better'

May 4 Two faces familiar to the F1 paddock have questioned the motives behind Aston Martin's signing of quadruple world champion Sebastian Vettel this year. The Lawrence Stroll-owned team signed up 33-year-old Vettel despite his poor final seasons at Ferrari, who decided to replace him for 2021 and beyond with Carlos Sainz. Former HRT team boss Colin Kolles, who was a close associate of Toto Wolff's before the pair fell out, said recently that the 'Stroll-Wolff combination' is 'very dangerous' for Vettel. 'Many factors are playing a role in the background.' Kolles mentioned Wolff because the Mercedes team boss is now an Aston Martin shareholder – and was reportedly a key part in...
Full Story »
Share

You May Also Be Interested In...

Hamilton bemoans "poor" and...

Sam Hall Saturday 1 May 2021 16:50 - Updated: 16:52 Lewis Hamilton...
1w ago from GPFans.com

Hamilton called himself an “idiot” for poor F1...

The top three held their original starting positions on the opening lap...
1w ago from Crash.net

Stroll has ‘different' Aston Martin car –...

May 1 As Sebastian Vettel's struggles continue, he has revealed that...
1w ago from OneStopStrategy.com

Vettel: Stroll is driving a different spec this weekend

Sebastian Vettel has revealed that Lance Stroll is driving a 'different...
1w ago from GrandPrix247.com

Elsewhere On The Network

Popular On MGPToday.com

Marc Marquez: It's true that my confidence now is not...

Eight-time world champion Marc Marquez continued his MotoGP comeback with...
10h ago from Crash.net

Quartararo: It's special to see two French riders in...

The opening day of MotoGP action at Le Mans was a good one for French...
9h ago from Crash.net

Strong last lap puts Vinales third in Le Mans, ‘we...

Maverick Vinales made it two Monster Energy Yamaha riders inside the top...
11h ago from Crash.net

Popular On IndyCarToday.com

Grosjean claims maiden IndyCar pole for GMR GP

Romain Grosjean claimed his maiden IndyCar pole position, to start...

‘Methodical’ McLaughlin proud to crack Fast Six

McLaughlin was the second best Team Penske pilot
6h ago from SpeedCafe.com

Toronto IndyCar race cancelled due to COVID-19

COVID-19 results in cancellation of IndyCar's trip to Canada
1h ago from SpeedCafe.com

Popular On TotalWRC.com

Popular On GunnersToday.com

Three Brazilian giants will fight over Arsenal ace as...

David Luiz's tenure with Arsenal will come to an end next month as the...
30m ago from CaughtOffside.com

David Beckham's Inter Miami looks to sign Arsenal ace...

Arsenal defender David Luiz will not see his contract renewed next month,...
1h ago from CaughtOffside.com

David Luiz next club: 5 possible destination as...

Arsenal defender David Luiz is set to end his tenure at the Emirates...
8h ago from DailyStar.co.uk

David Luiz 'to leave Arsenal at end of season'

Arsenal defender David Luiz agrees to leave the club when his deal expires...
7h ago from SportsMole.co.uk

Comments

Hottest News

Marko thinks FIA is also looking at Mercedes: "Car has...

The rivalry between Mercedes and Red Bull Racing,... Read More »
14h ago from GPBlog.com

Inside F1's high rake controversy

Aston Martin's team boss was a central figure in... Read More »
50m ago from SpeedCafe.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.