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F1 2018 Preview: Ferrari Preseason Outlook

Ahead of the opening race of the 2018 Formula One season in Australia on March 25, we contemplate Ferrari’s chances of finally putting an end to Mercedes’ stranglehold and delivering a first world champion since 2007. 2017 Recap The jostling for top spot between Sebastian Vettel and Lewis Hamilton offered encouragement that Ferrari could pose a real threat to Mercedes last year, but his challenge faded after the summer break… Read Article →

Rosberg: The weakness Lewis has is a bit of inconsistency

Nico Rosberg speaks from authority when he calls out a chink in Lewis Hamilton’s formidable armour but at the same time warns that when on form the four times Formula 1 World Champion is almost unbeatable. Speaking ahead of the season-opening Australian Grand Prix weekend, Rosberg said, “The weakness Lewis has is a bit of inconsistency. He has these periods when he is just not on it.” “If you are… Read Article →

Behind the scenes of Mercedes’ 2018 F1 launch

Lewis Hamilton inserts an index finger into either side of his mouth, stretches his face, pokes out his tongue and goes: “BLEEEEEEEEERRRRRRGGGHHH!””Love it, Lewis,” purrs photographer Paul Ripke. “Now, finger up your nose please.””WHAT?! No way man. No way! I’m not putting my finger up my nose.”He relents and places the tip of his right index digit on the very edge of a … Keep reading