Lewis Hamilton readily accepts this season represents his best chance of becoming a two-time Formula One world champion.
Even though they had a strong pre-season, Mercedes never expected to start the 2014 so strongly, according to Executive Director Toto Wolff…
Even though they had a strong pre-season, Mercedes never expected to start the 2014 so strongly, according to Executive Director Toto Wolff…
Toto Wolff admits Mercedes’ start to the new F1 season has exceeded even his own expectations despite such a strong pre-season for the team
Mercedes motorsport boss Toto Wolff believes Formula One’s minnows can be saved if they accept a range of proposals due to be aired at a forthcoming crisis meeting.
Toto Wolff says Mercedes needs to understand how the likes of Ferrari and Red Bull manage to close the performance gap in certain parts of races
GALLERY: Lewis & Nico Do The Double in China!
Red Bull have taken a swipe at Mercedes over their rivals’ attempts to get their punishment for Daniel Ricciardo’s Australian GP disqualification increased, accusing the championship leaders of being ‘rattled’.
View the Chinese Grand Prix photo gallery by multi award winning photographer Darren Heath on the Official McLaren Mercedes website.
Nico Rosberg has experienced a number of ‘firsts’ in 2014 – not only did he win the first race of the new V6 turbo era, but he also leads the world championship for the first time in his career. Therefore, as we continue our series that aims to help you get to know the world’s greatest drivers a little better, we thought it was the perfect time to ask Rosberg to reveal some of the other ‘firsts’ in his life
Nico Rosberg is confident Mercedes can extend its gap over the rest of the field at the Spanish Grand Prix in three weeks’ time
Mercedes feared that Nico Rosberg wouldn’t be able to finish last week’s Chinese Grand Prix after the German was involved in a first corner incident with the Williams of Valtteri Bottas.
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Telemetrie-Blindflug, Berührung in Kurve eins und eine sensationelle Aufholjagd bis auf Platz zwei: Der Große Preis von China hielt für Nico Rosberg jede Menge Überraschungen parat! —— Don’t forget to subscribe to our channel to never miss any of our exclusive videos! +MercedesAMGF1
It was the third win in a row for the man from Stevenage and the third race in succession the driver in the other Mercedes has grudgingly played second fiddle
The Mercedes Formula 1 team reckons that Nico Rosberg was fortunate to finish the Chinese Grand Prix following his first corner contact with Valtteri Bottas
Fernando Alonso insists he is not ruling out Ferrari catching up to Mercedes by the end of the season but admits it will be one of the biggest challenges of his career so far
Mercedes F1 chief Toto Wolff insists that the team has to keep its feet on the ground despite its flying start to the season. Wolff pointed to the fact that Nico Rosberg had to work hard to get up to … Continue reading →
Nico: “It’s good to have the lead: I plan to keep it that way!”
Mercedes executive Niki Lauda has urged the team to continue improving the car, despite their dominant start to the 2014 season…
Lewis: “This team is on a roll, that’s for sure!”
Niki Lauda has warned his Mercedes team that it needs to be careful about its Formula 1 title prospects despite its dominant start to the campaign.
Niki Lauda has warned his Mercedes team that it needs to be careful about its Formula 1 title prospects despite its dominant start to the campaign.
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No telemetry, contact at Turn One and a sensational charge to P2: the Chinese Grand Prix had plenty of surprises in store for Nico Rosberg! —— Don’t forget to subscribe to our channel to never miss any of our exclusive videos! +MercedesAMGF1
As Mercedes reasserted their current authority over the season with a third consecutive one-two in Sunday’s 2014 Formula 1 UBS Chinese Grand Prix, the bigger surprise came as Red Bull found themselves beaten to the podium. But with Fernando Alonso’s suberb drive to third contrasting with team mate Kimi Raikkonen’s struggle to eighth, the reality of any Ferrari renaissance is far from clear
“We still cannot think about catching up with Mercedes. Then again, the season is not over, so anything should be possible,” said Sebastian Vettel yesterday.
“Excuse me, Fernando,” Martin Brundle said as he eased the two-time world champion out of camera shot to get to the winner of the Chinese Grand Prix. Brundle would be back to Alonso in sequence after he had spoken to Lewis Hamilton and Nico Rosberg, the lucky boys at Mercedes galloping away with the season.
“Excuse me, Fernando,” Martin Brundle said as he eased the two-time world champion out of camera shot to get to the winner of the Chinese Grand Prix. Brundle would be back to Alonso in sequence after he had spoken to Lewis Hamilton and Nico Rosberg, the lucky boys at Mercedes galloping away with the season.
The FIA post-race press conference with Lewis Hamilton (Mercedes), Nico Rosberg (Mercedes) and Fernando Alonso (Ferrari)
The best shots from the 2014 Formula 1 Chinese Grand Prix on the Official McLaren Mercedes website.
It was a pretty lonely afternoon for Lewis Hamilton in China on Sunday, but the Mercedes driver was not complaining as he took this third win of the season, leading home team mate Nico Rosberg for a third consecutive one-two
Scuderia Ferrari’s short term aim coming into this race was to be the best of the pack of teams chasing Mercedes and today that was the case, with Fernando Alonso taking a fine third place behind the all conquering Anglo-German team.
Mercedes AMG took its third consecutive one-two finish and fourth consecutive win today at the 2014 UBS Chinese Grand Prix. Lewis Hamilton took his third victory of the season, with Nico Rosberg finished in second position.
Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton says this is his best Easter ever after winning the Chinese Grand Prix having lead from start to finish.
VERY STRONG PERFORMANCE FROM MEDIUM TYRE IN CHINAENSURES JUST TWO PIT STOPS FOR TOP 15 SOFT TYRE USED TO START THE RACE IN DEMANDING COOL CONDITIONS FORMULA ONE NOW HEADS TO EUROPE: SECOND IN-SEASON TYRE TEST AFTER SPANISH GRAND PRIX A number of different tyre strategy options were available before the Chinese Grand Prix, but the very strong performance of the medium tyre in the second stint allowed the top 15 to complete two stops only on one of the most demanding circuits of the year. With some very long corners and high g-forces, the Shanghai circuit exerted unique demands on the front-left tyre in particular. But the additional durability of the 2014-specification P Zero tyres allowed Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton to take his third consecutive victory from four races, with just two pit stops, as opposed to three stops that formed the winning strategy in China last year
Mercedes Formula 1 chief Toto Wolff believes Nico Rosberg did “an awesome job” to cope with the lack of telemetry on his car during the Chinese Grand Prix.
Lewis Hamilton said it was a “dream” to have won three consecutive races with Mercedes this season.
Lewis Hamilton said the gamble he and Mercedes took in making changes to his car “worked perfectly” in light of his cruise to victory in China.
McLaren Mercedes official race report from the 2014 Formula 1 Chinese Grand Prix. Read here.
After Sunday’s race in China, Lewis Hamilton and Nico Rosberg made their now familiar appearances in the post-race press conference. Joining the Mercedes duo for the first time this season was Ferrari’s Fernando Alonso.
Lewis Hamilton chalked up three successive victories for the first time in his Formula One career with a lights-to-flag cruise in China.
Nico Rosberg said he was happier to finish second to Mercedes team-mate in the Chinese GP after a tough weekend for the F1 points leader.
Lewis Hamilton chalked up three successive victories for the first time in his Formula One career with a lights-to-flag cruise in China.
Lewis Hamilton says it’s “incredible” how good Mercedes is this year after taking his third consecutive victory by winning the Chinese Grand Prix
Lewis Hamilton might have finished in P1 in China on Sunday, but three was very much the number of the day for the 2008 world champion. Having taken his third pole position of the season on Saturday, the Mercedes driver secured his third win of the season on race day, which also happened to be his third career victory in Shanghai
Such was Lewis Hamilton’s dominance in Sunday’s Chinese GP that even the Mercedes driver admits “I was racing myself”…
Lewis Hamilton claims hat-trick of F1 wins ahead of Mercedes 1-2 in Shanghai.
Lewis Hamilton claimed his third straight victory with an emphatic performance in China on Sunday that moved him to within four points of championship leader and Mercedes team mate Nico Rosberg. Rosberg fought back from a poor start to finish second, while Fernando Alonso earned Ferrari’s first podium of the season in third, having resisted increasing pressure from Red Bull’s Daniel Ricciardo in the race’s closing stages
Lewis Hamilton has completed the first hat-trick of race victories in his Formula One career, driving untroubled to head a Mercedes one-two at the Chinese Grand Prix and closing in on Nico Rosberg’s Championship lead, whilst Fernando Alonso completed the podium. The 25th win of Hamilton’s career sees him join Mercedes team boss, Niki Lauda and two-time World Champion Briton Jim Clark at eighth in all-time Grand Prix victories. Nico Rosberg still leads the championship, but his lead is down to just four points after the four long haul fly-away races.
Lewis Hamilton said he is struggling to believe just how big Mercedes’ advantage is over the rest of the field after winning his third race in arrow at the Chinese Grand Prix
Brit equals Niki Lauda’s career wins total with 25th triumph and team mate Nico Rosberg follows him home to make it a Mercedes 1-2 in Shanghai