F1 2017 Team News

Max Verstappen Liking New Wings

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Max Verstappen Liking New Wings

Red Bull seem to have joined the crew in adding a new wing to their fin in hopes of improving the cars airflow and down-force for Monaco…..   It seems a lot of team have taken a particular interest in this weekends race as many have implemented new wings on the back of their ‘shark fins’.   Following suit from Mercedes and Ferrari, RedBull as well and Force India have now also joined them, so one would assume it’s working!   Max Verstappen agrees with the teams new addition and i’m sure he’s...

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Bitesize Vid – Mini Monaco

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Bitesize Vid – Mini Monaco

  Joining RedBull for their new series of ‘Mini Track Talks’ and this time we get to see all the facts and sights of the prolific track…..     I’m loving these new videos from RedBull there really interesting and it takes some of the constant seriousness our of the sport!        ...

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Vettel Cautiously Confident

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Vettel Cautiously Confident

Sebastian Vettel isn’t getting too comfortable with the Ferrari dominance and has is keeping the Mercedes team in his sights…..   Sebastian has been enjoying the new powerful Stallion, but still retains a cautions skepticism as at any moment the arrows could be back and dominant again.   However, Sebastian has still enjoyed his podium places and the current first he retains in the driver championship.   “Mercedes is doing a very good job and they are still the ones we have to beat,” Sebastian stated....

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Jolyon – ‘This Has Got To Change’

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Jolyon – ‘This Has Got To Change’

  Palmer has had a slow start this season, getting up to speed with the new 2017 spec of cars but hasn’t manged to keep inside the points…..   Joylon Palmer has had a difficult time getting used the first season and also has had to deal with a Nico who has been doing incredibly well.   Jolyon has been doing very well in qualifying, however, when it comes down to the actual race he seems to be getting stuck behind the back.   “It’s positive to see the car’s good, but when you’re out in Q1...

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Triple T Added To Force India

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Triple T Added To Force India

  It seems the shark wing on the Force India car has received a new a addition in the form of a ‘triple wing’…..     The triple T wing is a new addition for Monaco and apparently is aimed at redirecting the shaky airflow across the car and keep the car locked to the ground.   It is a similar design to that of the Mercedes team and Ferrari, but as of yet neither have opted for a triple layer design so It will be interesting to see how much difference this makes to the...

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Hamilton Enjoying New Challenge

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Hamilton Enjoying New Challenge

  Hamilton has revealed the new cars are presenting a harder challenge than he predicted but is enjoying it even more because of it…..   Lewis Hamilton has been slowly getting used to the 2017 spec of cars, not that is has stopped him taking 2 first places and a string on the podium.   However, Lewis being Lewis he has taken on the new challenge and seems to be enjoying the difficulty and speed of the new beasts. “I quite like that the car is difficult to drive,”   “It’s like you watch people...

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Ricciardo Ready To Retake 1st

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Ricciardo Ready To Retake 1st

Daniel Ricciardo is looking forward to returning to Monaco for his chance at stealing back the first he missed last year…   Daniel Ricciardo suffered heavily last year thanks to a miscommunication with the team which left him in the pits without tires!   Now, back a year on, Daniel is ready to make up for last years mistakes.   “Regardless of where the car is at come Monaco, I’m certainly confident going there,”  Ricciardo revealed excitedly.   “I certainly feel like I run those streets … I already get excited...

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Bitesize Vid – Getting Stuck In

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Bitesize Vid – Getting Stuck In

Going through the new ‘sticker regulations’ with Mercedes and how they are designed and placed onto the car!…..     I personally love the new flags on the rear fins for each driver, the Finnish flag on Bottas’ also fit in very well with the Mercedes theme.  ...

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Cyril Abiteboul Downplays ‘New Engine’

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Cyril Abiteboul Downplays ‘New Engine’

RedBull have been spouting rumors all around that there may be a shiny new engine upgrade coming to the Renault car in Canada…..   Red Bull may have dropped Renault in the deep, prematurely revealing the likelihood the team will bring a new, big upgrade to the car for the fast approaching Canadian GP.   However, Renault boss, Cyril Abiteboul explained the team were continuously making improvements on the car, race to race and that the engine isn’t their main concern at the moment.   “Red Bull, as always, is...

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Bottas Worried About Size

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Bottas Worried About Size

    Valtteri Bottas has revealed he is worried about the new spec of cars being too big for the Monaco circuit…..   With space already sparse on the track, no one wanted bigger cars to race around it!     However, times have changed and drivers are just going to have to make do but Bottas believes it will be more of challenge than most are predicting.   “A car with the longest wheelbase on a track with so many slow corners,” Bottas Explained.   “We could be slower than them.”...

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