Mercedes admitted they might not have changed Valtteri Bottas’ power unit at Sochi had they realised how hard overtaking would be.
Lewis Hamilton’s victory in the Russian Grand Prix has made him the first driver in the history of Formula 1 to score 100 victories.
Mercedes’ decision to fit a fresh power unit to Valtteri Bottas’ car for the second race in a row will inevitably prompt speculation the change has been made to help his team mate Lewis Hamilton.
Lewis Hamilton says his collision with the pit wall during qualifying for the Russian Grand Prix was unrelated to the championship situation.
Lewis Hamilton says Mercedes must make the most of the opportunity offered by Max Verstappen starting this weekend’s Russian Grand Prix from the back of the grid.
Mercedes team principal Toto Wolff expects the collisions between Lewis Hamilton and Max Verstappen will continue as the Mercedes driver has become less willing to back down.
If Lewis Hamilton really believes Max Verstappen is a callow rookie who is buckling under pressure he has badly misjudged his championship rival.
Former McLaren boss Ron Dennis, who brought Lewis Hamilton into Formula 1 has tipped Max Verstappen to beat him to this year’s world championship.
Max Verstappen poured scorn on claims he is feeling the pressure of his title fight with Lewis Hamilton, and that he ignored his potentially injured rival after their Monza collision.
Valtteri Bottas is prepared to follow team orders from Mercedes to help Lewis Hamilton maximise his score in this weekend’s Russian Grand Prix.
Lewis Hamilton says he has learned from experience when not to risk an overtaking move which is unlikely to succeed.
Formula 1 drivers have been given new guidance on how they may perform practice starts at this weekend’s Russian Grand Prix after Lewis Hamilton was penalised during last year’s race.
Will Max Verstappen lose his points lead? Will Valtteri Bottas face team orders again? Here are the Russian Grand Prix talking points.
Formula 1 hasn’t done well at spotting ‘tactical fouls’ by drivers in the past, so would it do any better today?
A controversial collision between Lewis Hamilton and Max Verstappen at Silverstone ended the Red Bull driver’s race. Who was at fault?
Mercedes team principal Toto Wolff says Formula 1 drivers need to be discouraged from deliberately tangling with rivals to prevent them scoring points.
Fernando Alonso said he saw no malicious intent and no danger in the collision between Lewis Hamilton and Max Verstappen at Monza.
Formula 1 motorsport director Ross Brawn hopes title contenders Lewis Hamilton and Max Verstappen avoid further collisions following their latest tangle at Monza.
Lewis Hamilton says Formula 1’s dreary sprint qualifying race yesterday shows the sport needs its new rules package which is planned for 2022.
Lewis Hamilton said his poor getaway in the Italian Grand Prix sprint qualifying race was due to a mistake he made with his clutch.