Category Archives: Lewis Hamilton

Russian Grand Prix race quotes

Lewis Hamilton – Mercedes – Finished 1st “It was a good day and an amazing weekend. Firstly I’m so proud to have contributed to the work of this great team, to get the first Constructors’ Championship for Mercedes-Benz is a huge achievement. Massive congratulations to the guys back in the UK and Germany, it’s history

Russian Grand Prix Qualifying quotes

Lewis Hamilton – Mercedes – Qualified on pole “It’s an amazing feeling to come to this beautiful place and to race on this track. It’s fun to drive. Today, the laps in practice felt more special. In qualifying it seemed a bit harder to get that special lap but I’m grateful that I was able

Japanese Grand Prix Qualifying quotes

Nico Rosberg – Mercedes – Qualified 1st “That was one of the best qualifying sessions we did this year. The team did an incredible job to give me a brilliant car. It was so enjoyable to drive this wonderful track with that Silver Arrow. The balance was perfect, so I was able to push a

Singapore Grand Prix race quotes

Lewis Hamilton – Mercedes - Finished 1st “It was great to come here after winning in Monza and start the final leg of the season with such a competitive car. It would have been a really hardcore race if Nico had been at the front, as we clearly had the pace. It was all running pretty

Italian Grand Prix race quotes

Lewis Hamilton brilliantly won the Italian Grand Prix despite a poor start off the grid, to edge closer to team-mate Nico Rosberg in the drivers championship. Rosberg himself looked in good shape to extend that lead until he was forced into making a mistake by Hamilton at turn 1, which effectively gave the win to

Belgian Grand Prix race quotes

Another dramatic race in 2014 and the two Mercedes drivers once again take the headlines for the wrong reasons, for there incident on the second lap of the Belgian Grand Prix. It cost the team a clear victory and possibly 1-2 finish, handing 25 points over to Daniel Ricciardo, who drove yet another stunning race.

Belgian Grand Prix Qualifying quotes

Nico Rosberg – Mercedes “It’s fantastic to start from pole here at Spa. It’s never easy here in these conditions, which make the track even more challenging. But today was very stable with intermediate conditions throughout, so not as tough as in previous years. It was a great qualifying performance today and I have to

German Grand Prix qualifying quotes

It was yet another dramatic qualifying session in 2014, as championship contender Lewis Hamilton crashed out in Q1 after a brake disc failure on his Mercedes, which leaves the 2008 world champion 15th. Nico Rosberg once again picked up the spoils that Hamilton left, taking pole position in front of his home crowd. However, he

Austrian Grand Prix race quotes

Another fantastic race in 2014 and yet another strong drive from Nico Rosberg to extend his championship lead over team-mate Lewis Hamilton. Rosberg started from a disappointing third place on the grid – in his point of view – before fending off the challenge from the Williams pair and Hamilton in the closing stages. Let’s

A “satisfied” Lewis Hamilton hoping for dry race

Lewis Hamilton said he was “satisfied” after taking a 34th career pole for tomorrow’s Chinese Grand Prix, his third pole of the 2014 season. Hamilton put together a strong lap in Q3 to take pole by six tenths, the pole meant he set a new British record for the most pole positions by a British

Mercedes still have work to do claims Rosberg

Nico Rosberg believes Mercedes still have a lot of work to do despite his dominant victory in today’s Australian Grand Prix. Rosberg put pay to his disappointment of missing on on pole position by making a lightning start which saw the German take the lead into turn 1. From there onwards he never looked back

Lewis Hamilton denies Ricciardo fairytale in Melbourne qualifying

Lewis Hamilton broke Australian hearts by pipping Daniel Ricciardo to pole position in a thrilling wet qualifying for the Australian Grand Prix. As rain hit the circuit early in the session before returning towards the end the dominant Mercedes were caught in a major battle with the new Red Bull driver. The decision between full

Lewis Hamilton fastest for Mercedes as Bahrain test ends

Lewis Hamilton proved Mercedes will be one of the teams to beat in Melbourne in two weeks time as he led the final day of testing in Bahrain. After missing much of the morning following a gearbox problem, the 2008 world champion came out strong in the afternoon – rounding the day off by posting

Red Bull finally have success as Perez stays fastest in Bahrain

It was all about the long runs again on day two of the final preseason test in Bahrain, though for Red Bull some signs of hope emerged. As Sergio Perez again went quickest on the day for Force India, Daniel Ricciardo went against the race simulations most were doing instead completing some short qualifying style

Bahrain Day 3: Hamilton & Mercedes set impressive pace

After Kevin Magnussen surprised the F1 world with his pace on Thursday, Lewis Hamilton took it to another level as he set the fastest time on day three in Bahrain. Running on lower fuel for much of the day using both the medium and soft compound tyres, the Mercedes driver beat Magnussen’s 1:34.9 from Thursday

Bahrain F1 Test: Hulkenberg leads day one as Red Bull questions raised

Force India’s Nico Hulkenberg set an impressive pace as the second pre-season test began in Bahrain. The German posted a 1:36.880 in the afternoon which was quicker than the fastest race lap of the 2013 Grand Prix at the Sakhir circuit. Hulkenberg’s time was a full second clear of the next best car – Fernando

Why 2014 is a make or break year for F1

Rarely in the history of Formula 1 has one year had the ability to alter the course of history, however in 2014 that is precisely what could happen as the sport embarks on new rules and in many ways a new era. From the new V6 engines to the emergence of fresh blood at the

Top 10 UK F1 Drivers Of All Time

One of the greatest luxuries enjoyed by F1 racing fans is that their sport lasts throughout the majority of the year. With races stretching from March to November, it’s one of the longest calendars out there, which is wonderful for fans. However, there is an offseason, albeit a short one. With Sebastian Vettel having wrapped

Sebastian Vettel wins in brilliant Brazilian GP

German driver Sebastian Vettel of Red Bull in action during of the Brazilian Formula one Grand Prix at the Interlagos racetrack in Sao Paulo, Brazil, on November 24, 2013.                            AFP PHOTO/MIGUEL SCHINCARIOL        (Photo credit should read Miguel Schincariol/AFP/Getty Images)

Sebastian Vettel claimed a historic win at the Brazilian Grand Prix as Mark Webber ended his F1 career on the podium. The German initially lost the lead but quickly got back ahead and never looked back in an entertaining race at Interlagos. Dry conditions greeted the teams for the first time this weekend but with

Mercedes “fired up” for F1 finale says Hamilton

Lewis Hamilton and his Mercedes team are “fired up” for Sunday’s Brazilian Grand Prix, as they look to secure second place in the constructors championship. Mercedes have had a competitive season winning three races and putting their car on pole eight times over the course of the season. Hamilton is looking to beat Mark Webber