Mercedes motorsport chief Toto Wolff is alert to an increased threat from the team’s rivals compared to twelve months ago.
At the end of 2013 F1 made an instantaneous transition from Red Bull domination to Mercedes domination.
Nico Rosberg was frustrated at being beaten to pole position by his team mate after grappling with understeer throughout qualifying.
Nico Rosberg said he thought Lewis Hamilton had made a mistake by pitting for intermediate tyres late in the British Grand Prix.
The stewards are investigating whether Mercedes broke the rules by covering Nico Rosberg’s car when it was brought back to the pits during first practice.
Lewis Hamilton said he never felt in serious danger of losing the lead in the Canadian Grand Prix, despite team mate Nico Rosberg running him close in the second half of the race.
Mercedes has explained why it sent both its drivers out during the rain in today’s second practice session, which led to Lewis Hamilton crashing his car.
New audio of the messages on the Mercedes pit wall during the Monaco Grand Prix have shed further light on Lewis Hamilton’s role in the strategy which cost him victory in the race.
Lewis Hamilton says he’s moved on from his Monaco Grand Prix defeat and was unwilling to elaborate on the strategic error which cost him a likely victory.
Mercedes motorsport chief Toto Wolff responded to fans’ questions about the team’s Monaco race strategy which cost Lewis Hamilton a likely victory.
Lewis Hamilton said it was “incredibly special” to take his first pole position for the Monaco Grand Prix at his ninth attempt.
Lewis Hamilton and Stirling Moss took to the historic banked Monza circuit in a pair of classic Mercedes racing cars last month.
Mercedes has used the most development ‘tokens’ before the start of the season of any team, leaving them with the least scope to develop their engine.
Mercedes believe they have addressed a key weakness of their 2014 challenger and produced a more reliable car with the W06.
Mercedes reserve driver Pascal Wehrlein will test for Force India on three occasions this year beginning with this week’s test at Barcelona.
Allowing Lewis Hamilton and Nico Rosberg to fight hard “showed a sign of stupidity” according to the veteran of 146 grands prix and FIA driver steward.
Lewis Hamilton says he is surprised by how much running Mercedes managed to cover at the first pre-season test of 2015.
Nico Rosberg described the performance of Ferrari during the opening three days of the Jerez test as ‘eye-opening’ for his Mercedes team.
Mercedes executive director Toto Wolff has warned his team must not become arrogant after the reigning champions enjoyed a productive first day’s testing in Jerez.
The Mercedes W06, the car the team will use to defend its 2014 championship success, has been officially launched in Spain.