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  • Lewis Hamilton is 'on the same level' as Ayrton Senna – Gerhard Berger Posted By F1.co.uk on Apr 23, 2019 | Lewis Hamilton is “on the same level” as Formula 1 legend Ayrton Senna, says the late Brazilian’s former team-mate Gerhard Berger. The Austrian said he had always regarded Senna as a class apart but now considered Hamilton, 34, on a par. Berger said: “Everybody asks me: ‘How do you see ...
  • First three GPs 'definitely didn't go the way we wanted': Ferrari seek improvement in Baku Posted By derek on Apr 23, 2019 | Ferrari say they need a strong performance at this weekend’s Azerbaijan Grand Prix after a disappointing start to the season. Mercedes have scored one-twos in all three races and Sebastian Vettel is 29 points behind Lewis Hamilton. There has also been controversy over use of team orders to favour Vettel. “Off ...
  • Ferrari wrong to favour Sebastian Vettel over Charles Leclerc, ex-driver Gerhard Berger says Posted By F1.co.uk on Apr 18, 2019 | Ferrari are wrong to be using team orders to favour Sebastian Vettel over Charles Leclerc, their former driver Gerhard Berger says. The Austrian, 59, who had two spells at Ferrari during a career in which he won 10 races, said the team should be allowing the drivers an “open ...
  • Brookes and Redding ready for Silverstone Posted By Mike Petch on Apr 18, 2019 | This forthcoming Easter weekend sees the Be Wiser Ducati Racing Team commence their bid to regain the title they surrendered last year when the opening round of the 2019 Bennetts British Superbike Championship gets underway at Silverstone. With a brand new line up of four-times Grand Prix ...
  • Cammish heads Thruxton BTCC test Posted By Mike Petch on Apr 18, 2019 | The stars of the Kwik Fit British Touring Car Championship and several of its support categories descended on Thruxton for a key test ahead of a tantalising double helping of the UK’s premier motor racing series over the coming months. For the first time since 2007, Thruxton ...
  • 2019 British Superbike Championship breaks cover this weekend Posted By Mike Petch on Apr 18, 2019 | The Bennetts British Superbike Championship returns for the hugely-anticipated season opener at Silverstone this Easter (April 19/20/21) as the 2019 protagonists line up for the first two races in the title fight. The grid had an incredible shake-up over the winter with former MotoGP contender Scott Redding ...
  • Jolyon Palmer column: Flawless Mercedes pile pressure on Ferrari Posted By F1.co.uk on Apr 16, 2019 | Former F1 driver Jolyon Palmer, who left Renault during the 2017 season, is part of the BBC team and offers insight and analysis from the point of view of the competitors Three races, three one-two finishes for Mercedes. On paper, this new Formula 1 season already looks like a ...
  • Formula 1 interested in adding second race in China Posted By derek on Apr 16, 2019 | Formula 1 is seeking to establish a second race in China to grow the sport in one of its most important markets. Sean Bratches, the sport’s commerical boss, said he favoured a street race and was meeting delegates from six potential host cities this week. “We would be highly interested ...
  • Mercedes one-two as Ferrari commit team orders Posted By Mike Petch on Apr 15, 2019 | Lewis Hamilton’s dominant victory ensured a third straight perfect finish for Mercedes in Formula One’s 1000th race. Passing pole sitter Valtteri Bottas from the start, it was a routine victory from there on as no driver could challenge Hamilton for the lead. Followed by a comfortable second for ...
  • Chinese GP: best images from race 1,000 Posted By derek on Apr 14, 2019 | Check out six of the best pictures from the Chinese Grand Prix where Mercedes’ Lewis Hamilton won the 1,000th race in Formula 1. You can read Andrew Benson’s full report here. This article is from the BBC Sport website / bbc.co.uk – Chinese GP: best images from race 1,000