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Vettel: 'Ferrari must improve' in Sepang

Hamilton heads to Sepang 28 points clear of closest challenger Vettel after a hat-trick of wins moved him into pole position for a fourth world title. "I am not anxious, I am excited about making my debut in Sepang this weekend", he said. FIA race director Charlie Whiting visited the scene, and the session was not restarted as he ordered an inspection of all of the drain covers, which may have to be rewelded in place to ensure that there are no repeats of the incident for the rest of the ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Mercedes explain Malaysian Grand Prix 'gremlins' as Lewis Hamilton struggles for pace

Formula One championship leader Lewis Hamilton was handed a lucky break in Singapore but the Mercedes driver can take little more than the heat and humidity for granted in Malaysia this weekend. Turn 10 to 14 isn't going to serve up any chances as just like the earlier section it is mid-speed with only one line, but the long run and DRS to the final turn 15 gives an opportunity to make one last dive before the line. Consulte Mais Informação

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Vettel not relying on Hamilton misfortune

Ricciardo, who led Verstappen in a Red Bull one-two in last year's grand prix and was the first to get a time on the board on Friday, finished 0.757sec back. We'll see what tomorrow brings". Away from the title battle, French driver Pierre Gasly will be a new face on the grid as he makes his debut with Red Bull-owned Toro Rosso in place of under-performing Russian Daniil Kvyat. Consulte Mais Informação

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Vettel not relying on Hamilton misfortune

Ricciardo, who led Verstappen in a Red Bull one-two in last year's grand prix and was the first to get a time on the board on Friday, finished 0.757sec back. We'll see what tomorrow brings". Away from the title battle, French driver Pierre Gasly will be a new face on the grid as he makes his debut with Red Bull-owned Toro Rosso in place of under-performing Russian Daniil Kvyat. Consulte Mais Informação

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SIC: Malaysia wouldn't want to host F1, even for free

Others, like Williams and McLaren are going in the other direction, loading up on the red supersoft tyre, indicating that they might try to run a more aggressive strategy, and maybe run a race with more pit stops. Hamilton slithered off track at one stage with both the Englishman and team-mate Valtteri Bottas complaining of a general lack of grip. Hamilton also downplayed the suggestion that handing the place back to Bottas in Hungary had helped to forge a bond between them. Consulte Mais Informação

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Malaysia GP: Mercedes search for answers as Ferrari surge in Practice

That Vettel finds himself in a chess-like scenario is much of his own making, and he must still be waking up at night with cold sweats thinking of Singapore . " Red Bull looked very fast in the mixed conditions this morning, in the damp and wet on the intermediate tyres". "I really didn't think our vehicle was well suited to the track, but Lewis' problem opened the door and then I held off Max in the closing stages to take the win". Consulte Mais Informação

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Malaysia GP: Mercedes search for answers as Ferrari surge in Practice

That Vettel finds himself in a chess-like scenario is much of his own making, and he must still be waking up at night with cold sweats thinking of Singapore . " Red Bull looked very fast in the mixed conditions this morning, in the damp and wet on the intermediate tyres". "I really didn't think our vehicle was well suited to the track, but Lewis' problem opened the door and then I held off Max in the closing stages to take the win". Consulte Mais Informação

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Kimi Raikkonen says Ferrari's reality is not so negative

Kimi Raikkonen says Ferrari's reality is not so negative

Race promoters have struggled with rising costs and declining tickets sales in recent seasons and have been squeezed by competition in Asia from the Chinese Grand Prix and the night race in Singapore . Hamilton said he had felt no obligation to check such remarks beforehand with the management of his team , and this afternoon Mercedes boss Toto Wolff voiced cautious support for his driver . Consulte Mais Informação

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Hamilton and Bottas hoping for 1-2 finish at M'sian GP

Hamilton and Bottas hoping for 1-2 finish at M'sian GP

Understandably, given that it has not won a driver's championship since Raikkonen's title in 2007, Ferrari was not impressed. When's the Malaysia GP on Sky Sports? "Having said that, as I try to answer, I'm pretty sure I can't say to you now what will be in my mind when I leave the grid - I never thought about the last race, and I'm pretty sure I will be focused on seeing what I can do from that start on Sunday". Consulte Mais Informação

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Bottas still refusing to give up on 2017 F1 title hopes

Bottas still refusing to give up on 2017 F1 title hopes

Hamilton started last year's race in Malaysia on pole position and led before the engine expired. As a result, Hamilton now has a comfortable lead in the drivers championship . His victory less than 300 miles south in Singapore a fortnight ago could yet prove vital as Vettel retired following an opening-lap shunt. "We are going to feel it on Sunday afternoon, but that's I guess what we prepare for.it's a painful one, but it's a good pain and you deal with it and I feel I definitely ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Mercedes left seeking answers after 'difficult' Malaysia F1 practice

Mercedes left seeking answers after 'difficult' Malaysia F1 practice

Race time is 5pm Sunday. "I thought my auto was not too bad but we didn't do too many timed laps and we can go an terrible lot faster". "We're hoping that we're able to find our bearings overnight and regroup for tomorrow". As the teams prepare for the challenge in the searing heat of Sepang , we take a look at the talk emanating from the paddock ahead of the final Malaysian Grand Prix . Consulte Mais Informação

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Mercedes left seeking answers after 'difficult' Malaysia F1 practice

Mercedes left seeking answers after 'difficult' Malaysia F1 practice

Race time is 5pm Sunday. "I thought my auto was not too bad but we didn't do too many timed laps and we can go an terrible lot faster". "We're hoping that we're able to find our bearings overnight and regroup for tomorrow". As the teams prepare for the challenge in the searing heat of Sepang , we take a look at the talk emanating from the paddock ahead of the final Malaysian Grand Prix . Consulte Mais Informação

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Mercedes boss slams 'worst Friday I can remember' in Malaysia

Mercedes boss slams 'worst Friday I can remember' in Malaysia

The top two drivers this season will be hoping to have much better days in 2017 than what they had in Malaysia previous year. The fireworks started early in Singapore with a controversial wreck at the start. Bottas sits a distant third in the point standings. As well as witnessing the latest chapter in the Hamilton versus Vettel title battle, you can enjoy privileged off-track access totrackside hospitality (including Paddock Club parties), pit lane walks, walking tours of the paddock, ... Consulte Mais Informação

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