Mercedes not happy with new F1 agreement, not ready to sign

SILVERSTONE, England – Components One champion maker Mercedes is not ready to indicator F1’s new ‘Concorde Agreement’ because it hurts them most, crew manager Toto Wolff explained on Friday as the sport’s house owners vowed to push on anyway.

The business arrangement, environment out the phrases below which groups race and the share of revenues, expires at the conclusion of this year with the new a person managing until 2026.

Ferrari and McLaren have indicated they are ready to indicator, but Wolff advised reporters at the 70th Anniversary Grand Prix that Mercedes — the crew of 6-times environment champion Lewis

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Nico Hulkenberg returns to F1 after Sergio Perez tests positive for COVID-19

Sergio Perez


SILVERSTONE, England — Germany’s Nico Hulkenberg will exchange Racing Stage driver Sergio Perez at this weekend’s British System One particular Grand Prix immediately after the Mexican was dominated out by a constructive COVID-19 check result.

Hulkenberg, a veteran of 177 grands prix, raced for the crew when they have been recognised as Force India. He competed for Renault past time.

“Possessing to locate a replacement for Sergio at brief observe is no effortless undertaking, but in Nico we have obtained a amazing supersub who the crew understands incredibly well,” claimed crew boss Otmar Szafnauer in a assertion.


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Hamilton can equal Schumacher’s F1 track record with 8th win

BUDAPEST, Hungary — Victory this weekend in Hungary would go Lewis Hamilton in just five of Michael Schumacher’s history 91 Grand Prix wins, and also tie the System One great’s history for wins at a one keep track of.

Offered how perfectly Hamilton drove past weekend to gain the Styrian GP in Austria, couple of would guess from the British driver securing an eighth results at the restricted and winding Hungaroring on Sunday.

Schumacher at the moment retains the a person-venue history with 8 wins at the French GP, when it was staged in Magny-Cours. Schumacher’s first gain there was

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F1 star Lewis Hamilton wins Styrian Grand Prix, raises fist against racism

SPIELBERG, Austria — Standing on the podium to rejoice his latest gain, System 1 entire world champion Lewis Hamilton lifted a clenched proper fist and then sent a concept to his fellow motorists not to slow down in the fight towards racism.

It’s 52 years since American sprinters Tommie Smith and John Carlos launched that powerfully defiant gesture to a worldwide Television set audience when standing on the podium all through their medal ceremony at the 1968 Olympics in Mexico Metropolis.

On Sunday Hamilton and the other 19 F1 motorists wore black T-shirts with “End Racism” on them, as they

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Ferrari F1 car getting redesigned on the fly

LONDON — Ferrari has had a key rethink of its 2020 Formula One particular motor vehicle, but updates to make it go a lot quicker will not be all set until finally the 3rd race of the time, team boss Mattia Binotto said on Tuesday.

Sebastian Vettel and Charles Leclerc will as an alternative start out the COVID-19 delayed time in Austria on Sunday in cars related to individuals they wrapped up tests with in Spain at the stop of February.

“The fact is that the outcome of the tests led us to choose a major improve of route in

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