News Details

Mercedes to bring back Hamilton 'rocket engine' for Jeddah

Mercedes says it will roll out in Jeddah next week the fresh engine that propelled Lewis Hamilton to victory in Brazil to take full advantage of the new venue's high-speed characteristics. In Sao Paulo recently, the Brackley squad added a fresh unit to Hamilton's pool of hardware, a move that helped the seven-time world champion overpower championship rival Max Verstappen at Interlagos Labeled as a "rocket engine" by Red Bull motorsport boss Helmut Marko, the unit is able to run at higher power settings thanks to its low mileage, and it could prove to be Hamilton's most precious ally in Saudi Arabia. "We've seen pretty big swings of performance over the recent races, [but]...
Full Story »
8mo ago from F1i.com 0
Share

You May Also Be Interested In...

Marko: Mercedes has a masterpiece rocket engine

Helmut Marko was left fuming in the wake of the post-Brazil Mercedes...
8mo ago from GrandPrix247.com

Schumacher questions Hamilton's ‘rocket' engine

Nov.19 Ralf Schumacher has questioned whether Mercedes should have been...
8mo ago from OneStopStrategy.com

Hamilton to use ‘rocket' engine in Saudi –...

Nov.22 Lewis Hamilton's so-called 'rocket' engine will return to the...
8mo ago from OneStopStrategy.com

Binotto plays down Mercedes ‘rocket' engine...

Nov.16 Mattia Binotto has played down suggestions Mercedes will now race...
8mo ago from OneStopStrategy.com

Elsewhere On The Network

Popular On MGPToday.com

Popular On IndyCarToday.com

McLaughlin refusing to concede IndyCar title bid is...

'I still fully believe I can win the championship'
2h ago from SpeedCafe.com

Andretti takes swipe at Wolff over F1 power

1978 Formula 1 World Champion Mario Andretti has hit out at Mercedes boss...
22h ago from MotorsportWeek.c...

IndyCar drivers at odds over reasons for Nashville...

Leading IndyCar drivers have shared a multitude of theories as to why...
1d ago from SpeedCafe.com

Popular On TotalWRC.com

Popular On GunnersToday.com

Arsenal 4-2 Leicester: I love it when a plan comes...

Match report – Player ratings – Arteta reaction In the end, I...
9m ago from Arseblog.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.