In the round-up: “The car ahead before the pit stops has the priority” at Mercedes – Bottas • Red Bull “not good enough” in Singapore – Verstappen • Sky unsure about state of F1 deal after 2020 Source: F1 Fanatic
Leclerc aired his frustrations over the team radio during the first and second of three safety car periods, complaining he did not think the way the order had shaken out, as a result of Vettel pitting a lap earlier than him, was “fair”.However, he later said he understood the strategy when Ferrari explained it to ...
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The plan to evaluate changes to the qualifying format at selected races next season has been met with mostly positive feedback, says Formula 1 motorsport director Ross Brawn. Source: F1 Fanatic
Ferrari came first in the Singapore Grand Prix after Charles Leclerc was surprised by his team’s strategy for Sebastian Vettel. Source: F1 Fanatic
Britain’s five-time world champion Lewis Hamilton says Ferrari will be tough to beat for the rest of the season. Source: BBC F1
FIA race director Michael Masi will not relax the rules on disqualifying drivers for technical infringements following Daniel Ricciardo’s anger over his penalty in Singapore. Source: F1 Fanatic
Vettel’s first victory of 2019 ended a wait of more than a year for a win, stretching back to the 2018 Belgian Grand Prix.The four-time world champion has come under scrutiny for multiple high-profile mistakes in that period, including a spin and “dangerous” return to the track at the previous race in Italy.Asked how it ...
The two Renault drivers had eventful races, with both Hulkenberg and Daniel Ricciardo suffering punctures after collisions with other cars.Ricciardo started 20th after receiving a penalty and made good early progress through the field, but he fell back to an eventual 14th after he picked up a puncture in a clash with Antonio Giovinazzi.Hulkenberg dropped ...
Ferrari scored their first hat-trick of wins since 2008, while Alfa Romeo became the first ‘class B’ team to lead a race for four years. Source: F1 Fanatic