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Mercedes forced to change floors to avoid a ‘bloodbath’

3 days 3 hours ago

from: PlanetF1.com

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Toto Wolff has revealed Mercedes had to make adjustments to their W12's floors to avoid a "bloodbath" at the United States GP. read more »

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Mercedes forced to compromise

3 days 8 hours ago

from: Pitpass.com

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Toto Wolff has revealed that his team was forced to compromise performance in order for the W12 to handle COTA's notorious bumps. read more »

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Mercedes 'weeding out' Red Bull noise - Wolff

3 days 11 hours ago

from: GPfans.com

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Mercedes team principal Toto Wolff has suggested his team are 'weeding out' constant rumblings from Red Bull counterpart Christian Horner over the legality of the W12. read more »

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Horner discusses Mercedes ‘device’ to lower W12

4 days 21 hours ago

from: PlanetF1.com

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Christian Horner is convinced Mercedes are using a special "device" that has increased their straight-line speed. read more »

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Bottas heads Hamilton as Mercedes controls COTA opener

5 days 1 hour ago

from: MotorSportWeek.com

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Valtteri Bottas led Lewis Hamilton as Mercedes dominated opening practice for Formula 1's United States Grand Prix. Formula 1 has returned to the country for the first... read more »

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Mercedes form has eased fears over 2022-triggered slump

13 days 7 hours ago

from: Autosport.com

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F1 teams have had to balance work on this year's cars against the efforts needed to maximise the potential of next season's challengers.And while Red Bull pushed on... read more »

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Mercedes’ 2022 focus blocking Hamilton’s ‘direction’

20 days 5 hours ago

from: PlanetF1.com

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Lewis Hamilton says there was a direction he wanted to go in this year in developing the W12 that was blocked by Mercedes' 2022 focus. read more »

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Technical Insight: The setups of Red Bull and Mercedes at Sochi

29 days 23 hours ago

from: MotorSportWeek.com

( 525 views )

In Sochi the technical battle between Red Bull and Mercedes continued, in a phase of the season that enters a key moment in the fight for the world title between these two... read more »

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Teams' reactions after the rain-affected Sochi qualifying

about 1 month ago

from: F1Technical.net

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The Sochi Autodrom looks to be tailor-made for the Mercedes team's hybrid cars with the team holding a a one hundred percent record of race wins since the inaugural... read more »

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Mercedes preparing to push engine to extreme?

about 1 month ago

from: PlanetF1.com

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While Mercedes has stopped aero development on their W12, they are still exploring ways to push their power unit to the extreme in order to beat Red Bull and Honda this season. read more »

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Mercedes provide update on Hamilton and W12 damage

about 1 month ago

from: PlanetF1.com

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Mercedes have confirmed that Lewis Hamilton is a "little bruised and hurting" after his Monza crash, but should be fit for Russia. read more »

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New 360º video shows Verstappen’s wheel impact Hamilton’s head

about 1 month ago

from: MotorSportWeek.com

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A new video released by Formula 1 shows in detail how Max Verstappen’s rear wheel impacted Lewis Hamilton’s head during their Italian Grand Prix crash. The dramatic footage,... read more »

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Bottas set to start from the back of the field at Italian GP

about 1 month ago

from: F1Technical.net

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Mercedes driver Valtteri Bottas will start start Sunday's Italian Grand Prix from the back of the grid after his team decided to install a number of fresh power unit... read more »

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Wolff: Hamilton ‘outperformed’ W12 with ‘mega lap’

about 1 month ago

from: PlanetF1.com

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Mercedes boss Toto Wolff said Lewis Hamilton took the car beyond its limits to qualify within 0.04s of Max Verstappen at Zandvoort. read more »

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Verstappen summoned over alleged red flag breach

about 1 month ago

from: MotorSportWeek.com

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Max Verstappen has been summoned to the stewards at the Dutch Grand Prix over allegedly passing Lance Stroll under red flag conditions during practice. The second practice... read more »

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Wolff tells F1 rivals to 'bring it on' as Mercedes query raised with FIA

about 1 month ago

from: GPfans.com

( 254 views )

Mercedes team principal Toto Wolff has expressed his enjoyment at what he sees as the time being wasted by his F1 rivals who have sought guidance on an element of the W12. read more »

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Bottas worried: ‘Set-up isn’t really for the wet’

about 1 month ago

from: PlanetF1.com

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Valtteri Bottas could struggle to recover from his grid penalty at Spa, the Finn worried that his W12 isn't set-up for the wet. read more »

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Wolff: W12 ‘feels in better place’ after upgrades

2 months ago

from: PlanetF1.com

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Mercedes boss Toto Wolff feels that a positive step was made with the upgrades brought for the W12 at Silverstone. read more »

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Wolff wary of "long road ahead" despite Mercedes W12 now "in a better place"

2 months ago

from: GPfans.com

( 376 views )

Toto Wolff is confident this season's Mercedes is now "in a better place" as his team attempt to secure an eighth F1 title but is naturally wary of what he sees... read more »

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Bottas thinks Mercedes have more updates to come

2 months ago

from: PlanetF1.com

( 253 views )

Although the focus for Mercedes is now on 2022, Valtteri Bottas says a few more upgrades for the W12 will still trickle through. read more »

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How improved reliability is fuelling F1's latest development drive

2 months ago

from: Autosport.com

( 468 views )

That Red Bull is on a roll at the moment is obvious - we can measure its advantage not just in terms of lap times and race results, but also in the quantity of innuendo... read more »

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Mercedes stopped W12 aero work 'a long time ago'

2 months ago

from: PlanetF1.com

( 473 views )

Mercedes team principal Toto Wolff says the team have made good progress with their 2021 car but stopped developing the aero package "a long time ago". read more »

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Mercedes clarify stance on Hamilton strategy mistake

3 months ago

from: GPfans.com

( 413 views )

Mercedes trackside engineering director Andrew Shovlin has conceded the F1 team was wrong to leave intermediate tyres on Lewis Hamilton's W12 at the Hungarian Grand Prix... read more »

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Wolff: Hungary pace consolidates Mercedes' Silverstone F1 upgrades

3 months ago

from: Autosport.com

( 350 views )

After being soundly beaten by Red Bull at the two events in Austria, Mercedes looked to cut the pace deficit to its title rival by introducing its final updates for the W12 car... read more »

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Further tweaks to come from Mercedes

3 months ago

from: Pitpass.com

( 333 views )

Having "closed some ground" to Red Bull at Silverstone, James Allison confirms that there will be further "tweaks" to the W12 over the course of the season. read more »