Category: Monaco

Mercedes puzzled by Hamilton Monaco form Lewis Hamilton’s…

Mercedes puzzled by Hamilton Monaco form

Lewis Hamilton’s inconsistent performance across the Monaco Grand Prix weekend is still a mystery, says Mercedes Formula 1 team boss Toto Wolff.

Campbell fifth in Monaco Supercup Australian Carrera Cup…

Campbell fifth in Monaco Supercup

Australian Carrera Cup champion Matt Campbell has finished a fifth on his Monaco Porsche Supercup debut after a solid race.

Ferrari deny team orders in Monaco Grand Prix win for Sebastian Vettel

Ferrari deny team orders in Monaco Grand Prix win for Sebastian Vettel

Sebastian Vettel and Ferrari denied they manipulated the Monaco Grand Prix to ensure the German beat team-mate Kimi Raikkonen. Raikkonen was left annoyed after he led the early laps from pole but Vettel passed him by using a later pit stop. A Ferrari spokesman said: “The drivers are free to race. There was no plan whatsoever to get Sebastian ahead.” Vettel said: “There was no plan of any team…

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Wehrlein slams Button for Monaco GP clash Pascal Wehrlein hit…

Wehrlein slams Button for Monaco GP clash

Pascal Wehrlein hit out at Formula 1 returnee Jenson Button for what he called a ‘silly move’ that led to their accident at the Monaco Grand Prix.

Strategy helps Vettel lead Ferrari 1-2 at Monaco

Strategy helps Vettel lead Ferrari 1-2 at Monaco

Sebastian Vettel Sebastian Vettel took advantage of an inspired strategy call to overcome Ferrari team-mate Kimi Raikkonen to win the Monaco Grand Prix following a frantic finish. The championship leader sat behind pole-sitter Raikkonen for the opening 40 laps of the race after failing to make the jump on the Finn at the start. However, a decision to run Vettel on a longer first stint saw him…

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Monaco GP: Sebastian Vettel stretches title lead with win

Monaco GP: Sebastian Vettel stretches title lead with win

Ferrari’s Sebastian Vettel won a dull-then-frantic Monaco Grand Prix to extend his championship lead over Lewis Hamilton to 25 points. Vettel led home team-mate Kimi Raikkonen, after passing the Finn by running longer to the only pit stop. There will be wide suspicion within Formula 1 that the strategy was a deliberate move by Ferrari to get their leading driver into the lead. Hamilton finished…

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Monaco GP: Lewis Hamilton struggles to understand poor qualifying display

Monaco GP: Lewis Hamilton struggles to understand poor qualifying display

Lewis Hamilton said he was at a loss to explain why he could qualify only 14th on the grid for the Monaco Grand Prix. The Mercedes driver will start 12th after penalties for other drivers but faces major damage to his title hopes with rival Sebastian Vettel’s Ferrari on the front row. Asked to explain why he was so slow, Hamilton said: “I can’t at the moment. I did everything I could in the car.…

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Raikkonen scores Monaco pole, Hamilton struggles Kimi Raikkonen…

Raikkonen scores Monaco pole, Hamilton struggles

Kimi Raikkonen claimed his first pole position in nine years following an eventful Monaco Grand Prix qualifying session that saw Lewis Hamilton miss out on the top 10.

Raikkonen scores Monaco pole, Hamilton struggles Kimi Raikkonen…

Raikkonen scores Monaco pole, Hamilton struggles

Kimi Raikkonen claimed his first pole position in nine years following an eventful Monaco Grand Prix qualifying session that saw Lewis Hamilton miss out on the top 10.

Lewis Hamilton 14th as Kimi Raikkonen takes Monaco GP pole

Lewis Hamilton 14th as Kimi Raikkonen takes Monaco GP pole

Kimi Raikkonen is on pole position for the Monaco Grand Prix as Lewis Hamilton took 14th at Formula 1’s biggest race. The 37-year-old Finn is at the front of the grid for the first time in nine years – his last pole was the 2008 French Grand Prix. Raikkonen edged out team-mate Sebastian Vettel by 0.043secs, with Mercedes’ Valtteri Bottas 0.002secs further back. Hamilton struggled with a lack of…

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