That was the title of a famous novel about early aviation, but in F1 terms the ones flying high at the moment are the Silver Arrows, especially the #44 car of world champion Lewis Hamilton.
Winner last time out in Bahrain, the 30-year-old Englishman heads back there armed with a 13-point lead over early surprise package Sebastian Vettel and his Ferrari and, significantly, 17 in hand over Mercedes teammate Nico Rosberg.
The track near Manama came onto the calendar back in 2004 but missed...
‘Lewis, we want to marry you!’ said the banners in the main grandstand at Shanghai – but once again it was Nico Rosberg who played bridesmaid to the de facto number one in the Mercedes-Benz team as Hamilton romped to his fourth win at the spectacular Chinese track.
Hamilton sprinted away from his 40th F1 pole, led all the way but finished more sedately as the Safety Car was called into late action when Max Verstappen’s Toro Rosso expired on pit straight with two laps remaining.
The Megane R.S. 275 Trophy-R has become the first production car to set a lap record of the Albert Park Grand Prix Circuit with a time of 2:23min and an average speed of 133kph.
Infiniti Red Bull Racing new recruit Daniil Kvyat took the helm and steered the Megane R.S. 275 Trophy-R to this impressive time.
The ‘Albert Park Challenge driven by Renault’ was held on Thursday 12th March and is a new addition to the 2015 Formula 1® Rolex Australian Grand Prix schedule.
In 2014, the...
The following decisions were taken at the World Motor Sport Council 2014 in Doha with regards to regulations governing Formula 1 in 2015:
Points for both titles will no longer be doubled for the final Event of the Championship.
After consultation with the Teams who raised a number of safety concerns, Articles 42.7 and 42.8 on standing restarts have been rescinded.
Virtual Safety Car (VSC)
Following tests of the VSC system at the final Events of 2014, the...
Question time with Australian Formula One superstar, Daniel Ricciardo
We caught up with Daniel Ricciardo to talk about what he loves about coming to Melbourne, competing in the Australian Grand Prix, his most memorable moments and much more.
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