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Mercedes and Hamilton land knockout blow in Canada

Lewis Hamilton compared the damage he and his Mercedes team dealt out to Ferrari during the Canadian Grand Prix to that of a knockout punch by former boxing world champion Floyd Mayweather. Hamilton and teammate Valtteri Bottas came in first and second respectively, their first one-two of the season. Hamilton’s main title rival, Sebastian Vettel(…)

Hamilton ‘at his best’ with Mercedes, says Toto Wolff

Mercedes team boss Toto Wolff believes Lewis Hamilton is at the top of his game as a Mercedes driver. Despite Hamilton finishing second place to Ferrari rival Sebastian Vettel at the season curtain raiser in Australia, Wolff described the triple World Champion as being “in a league of his own” during practising on Friday and(…)

Rivals have caught up says Mercedes chief

As we head towards the F1 season opener in Australia, Mercedes Head of Motorsport, Toto Wolff, says he believes after a long period of Germanic dominance, their rivals have finally caught up. During pre-season testing, Ferrari lapped almost seven-tenths faster than Mercedes. This is proof Wolff believes, that Melbourne may not be the cake walk(…)

Bottas set to replace Rosberg at Mercedes

The deputy principal at Williams has said Valtteri Bottas is close to leaving the team, and will replace retired world champion Nico Rosberg at Mercedes. Rosberg retired five days after winning the title, leaving an empty seat at the Constructor’s world champions and Lewis Hamilton without a teammate. When asked if it was just a(…)

Hamilton losing faith in his Mercedes car

Lewis Hamilton has admitted he has doubts over the reliability of his Mercedes car. The three times World Champion says he has reservations over his title chances after a series of mechanical problems allowed Nico Rosberg to claw his way back into contention. The British driver says he is “unsure” if he has the car(…)

Mercedes reveal their F1 special edition A45 AMG

Mercedes-AMG is celebrating their second straight Formula 1 world championship title with a special edition car. Its full name is the Mercedes-AMG Petronas 2015 World Champion Edition of the A45 AMG 4MATIC, and its colour scheme is inspired by the “victorious Silver Arrows”. The car is available in three shades of grey/silver: Mountain Grey Metallic,(…)

Lewis Hamilton’s new journey at Mercedes

Lewis Hamilton is in full swing with his new F1 team. He has had quite a successful start with Mercedes, finishing 5th Australia and 3rd in Malaysia last week. He made a humorous mistake in Malaysia by stopping in the McLaren pit stop rather than Mercedes. This made headlines around the world for all the(…)

Button praises rival Hamilton’s Mercedes Team

Jenson Button has praised Mercedes, his ex-team mate Lewis Hamilton’s new team. He believes that they are in good stead and ready for the upcoming season. The Championship promises to be one of the best of recent times. Lewis Hamilton’s move to Mercedes has added a great deal of spice and will naturally add more(…)