Wolff wants to silence F1 team bosses: “I went too far, just like Christian”

“No, no Michael, this is not right!” said Mercedes team principal Toto Wolff via a direct line to race director Michael Masi. Those words sounded a mixture of anger and despair. Looking back on that moment and perhaps several times when he and Red Bull team principal Christian Horner messaged Masi, he is not proud […]

Red Bull not weakened by Honda departure: “In reality, nothing changes”

It is exactly that question that Red Bull advisor Helmut Marko is presented by the Italian sports newspaper The Gazzetta dello Sport: “You will appear without Honda at the start in 2022, is that a weakness?” The Austrian counters that question with a reassuring answer: “No, because in reality nothing changes. Honda continues to build […]

What Verstappen and Hamilton said to each other immediately after the Abu Dhabi GP

There were an incredible amount of different emotions during and after the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix. Max Verstappen cried out with happiness and even shed a tear, just like father Jos undoubtedly did. Everyone at Red Bull was in ecstasy, but of course that was not the case at Mercedes. There was mainly sadness, incomprehension […]

Former F1 driver Palmer: “Verstappen is a worthy champion”

The results of the all-deciding Abu Dhabi Grand Prix have caused quite a stir. Mercedes filed multiple protests which were subsequently rejected by the stewards. The German racing stable announced that it wanted to challenge the decision, but later withdrew it. Jolyon Palmer thinks it is a shame, but also typical that the season should […]

Former team boss: “Too nice Hamilton was robbed by Verstappen”

The Abu Dhabi Grand Prix was a blood-curdling final of the Formula 1 season. It looked like Lewis Hamilton was going to win his eighth world title until Nicholas Latifi crashed and forced the safety car to come out on track. Max Verstappen was driving second at the time and ducked into the pit lane […]

Marko hints at early contract extension for Verstappen at Red Bull

After winning the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix, and thus the world title, Max Verstappen already hinted at his future plans. “Can we do this for another ten to fifteen years,” he said after crossing the finish line. The Dutchman would like to stay with Red Bull and has a contract until 2023. This contract may […]

Video: Red Bull pit box explodes after nerve-racking final lap Verstappen

Lewis Hamilton was on his way to victory in Abu Dhabi and thus his eighth world title. However, in the final phase of the Grand Prix Nicholas Latifi crashes and the safety car came onto the track. Max Verstappen made a pit stop for new tires and Mercedes decided not to bring Hamilton in. The […]