Whitmarsh: McLaren “support Button fully”

Brazilian Grand PrixPosted on | Author Keith Collantine

McLaren team principal Martin Whitmarsh said the team will continue to support Jenson Button despite the reigning world champion’s slim hopes of retaining his title. Whitmarsh said: If Formula 1 has taught us competitors one thing over the past couple of years, it?s to never give up hope until the odds are no longer possible, … Continue reading Whitmarsh: McLaren “support Button fully”

Hamilton: Alonso would have passed me

Korean Grand PrixPosted on | Author Keith Collantine

Lewis Hamilton said he would have struggled to win the Korean Grand Prix even if he hadn’t gone off in front of eventual winner Fernando Alonso. Hamilton told his official website: I think it would have been extremely difficult. For the whole race, I was struggling with grip, and having trouble getting the car slowed … Continue reading Hamilton: Alonso would have passed me

Button: “I will fight until it’s impossible”

Korean Grand PrixPosted on | Author Keith Collantine

Jenson Button vowed to continue his efforts to retain his F1 title despite falling 42 points behind in the title race with only 50 left to be won. Button told his official website: I’ve always said that I will fight until it?s mathematically impossible. Sure, looking at it written down on paper, you’ve got to … Continue reading Button: “I will fight until it’s impossible”

Questions for Jackie Stewart

F1 Fanatic round-upPosted on | Author Keith Collantine

I’ll be interviewing Sir Jackie Stewart for an article on the site this morning, so if there’s anything you’d like to know from the thrice-champion, 27-time Grand Prix winner, former team owner and more, please post it in the comments. Here’s today’s round-up: Links Only 4WD Car To Win F1 At Auction (Speed) There’s also … Continue reading Questions for Jackie Stewart

Horner hits back over Webber criticism

Korean Grand PrixPosted on | Author Keith Collantine

Red Bull team principal Christian Horner described claims that driver Mark Webber tried to take one of his championship rivals out during the Korean Grand Prix as “absurd”. After crashing into a wall on lap 19 of the race Webber’s car swung into the path of Nico Rosberg. The Mercedes driver was running fourth at … Continue reading Horner hits back over Webber criticism