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Mercedes still “don’t fully understand” VSC blunder

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The Mercedes Formula 1 team “don’t fully understand” what exactly went wrong with the gap to Sebastian Vettel during the season-opening Australian Grand Prix according to Lewis Hamilton.  Lewis Hamilton enjoyed a healthy lead upfront during the opening stages of the Australian Grand Prix, however Vettel left his pit-stop late and pitted behind the virtual […]

Vettel says Ferrari not a “true match” for Mercedes

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Sebastian Vettel believes the Ferrari Formula 1 team has not reached the level of the Mercedes Formula 1 team yet, despite beating Hamilton to victory at the season-opening Australian Grand Prix in Melbourne.  Whilst Mercedes did not set headline times in pre-season testing at Barcelona, many people in the paddock were led to believe that […]

ESPN slammed for ‘unacceptable’ Australian GP coverage

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ESPN has been slammed for their coverage of the Australian Grand Prix in the United States, after the program was filled with commercials, unexpected cut-offs, lost audio and other such problems.  The Australian Grand Prix was ESPN’s first race as the sole broadcaster of Formula 1 in the United States after NBC terminated broadcasting the […]

How a software glitch cost Mercedes victory in Melbourne

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Lewis Hamilton’s lost victory at the 2018 season-opening Australian Grand Prix came down to a software glitch on the Mercedes pit-wall during the Virtual Safety Car, according to team boss Toto Wolff.  Sebastian Vettel, who hadn’t pitted, took advantage of the VSC by pitting as Haas encountered their problems, which got him net track position […]

Hamilton edges Vettel to stay on top in Melbourne

Hamilton heads Bottas in opening Australia practice

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Lewis Hamilton headed a Mercedes 1-2 during Formula 1 ‘s first official session of the 2018 Formula 1 season, as Red Bull and Ferrari followed suit, whilst McLaren’s reliability problems continued through the opening 90 minutes.  Hamilton’s fastest lap was a 1.24.026s, which set him 0.551s clear of his Formula 1 team-mate. Meanwhile, Red Bull, […]