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Wehrlein Could Embarrass Mercedes & Formula 1

Can Pascal Wehrlein win the Drivers’ Championship in his maiden Formula E season after a not-so-sweet end (or pause?) to his Formula 1 career? He certainly seems to the be class of the field in Formula E.  Formula E, promoting itself as the most unpredictable sporting series on the planet, delivered...

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5 hours ago, Kunal's F1 Blog, Mercedes

Hamilton: New Mercedes F1 car "feels different" to last year's

Hamilton: New Mercedes F1 car "feels different" to last year's

After the car was shaken down at a filming day at Silverstone last week, Valtteri Bottas ran 69 laps in this morning’s session on the opening day in Barcelona before Hamilton took over and completed 81 in the afternoon.The pair finished the day in eighth and ninth respectively, out of the 11 drivers...

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14 hours ago, Motorsport.com, Mercedes

Mercedes: Today was not about absolute pace

Mercedes are clearly unconcerned by the fact that they were nearly two seconds shy of their pace-setting rivals Ferrari, on the first day of the first four days of Formula 1 preseason testing at Circuit de Catalunya, in Barcelona, Spain.The World Champions went about their business of dialling in the...

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1 day ago, Grand Prix 247, Mercedes

New Mercedes feels 'quite a bit different' to '18 F1 car - Hamilton

Lewis Hamilton say Mercedes' new W10 feels "quite a bit different" compared to the team's 2018 Formula 1 car after completing his first extensive running with it at Barcelona

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1 day ago, Autosport, Mercedes

Mercedes: "Nightmare" no-deal Brexit threatens UK F1 bases

Mercedes: "Nightmare" no-deal Brexit threatens UK F1 bases

Britain is due to leave the EU on March 29 but there are growing fears this could take place without a deal for customs or trade arrangements, which could cause major problems for F1 teams travelling and importing goods to and from EU countries. Every constructors’ champion except Ferrari has been based...

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1 day ago, Motorsport.com, Mercedes

Mercedes boss Toto Wolff: Brexit risks appeal of having UK F1 base

Mercedes Formula 1 boss Toto Wolff says the "nightmare scenario" of Britain's imminent exit from the European Union threatens the appeal of basing a team in the country

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1 day ago, Autosport, Mercedes

No-deal Brexit a 'nightmare' for British-based F1 teams, says Mercedes boss

Mercedes Formula 1 boss Toto Wolff says a no-deal Brexit would be "a nightmare scenario" for British-based teams.

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1 day ago, BBC Sport, Mercedes

Mercedes W10: Technical analysis

It’s incredible to think Formula 1’s V6 hybrid turbo regulations are now in their sixth year, with one major update to those rules along the way, and in that time no one has managed to un-seat Mercedes as champions. The 2019 F1 season brings the second big rewrite to these rules, largely concerning...

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4 days ago, F1 Fanatic, Mercedes

Mercedes’ main rival? Ferrari F1 launch the SF90

Mercedes’ main rival? Ferrari F1 launch the SF90

With Ferrari bidding to win their first championship (drivers’ or constructors’) since 2007, the Maranello team unveiled their 2019 car, the SF90. Having fallen short in the second half of the 2017 and 2018 seasons, Ferrari will be hoping that the SF90 will be able to maintain a season-long...

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4 days ago, James Allen on F1, Mercedes, Ferrari

Video: F1 Mercedes W10 Analysis

Talking about the Mercedes W10, Mercedes’ F1 2019 Car!

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5 days ago, Grand Prix 247, Mercedes

F1: Gutierrez given development role at Mercedes

Already a simulator driver at Mercedes, this season Esteban Gutierrez will be a development driver also for the German team.

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5 days ago, Pitpass, Mercedes

Hamilton: “First date” with new Mercedes W10 “one of the best”

Hamilton: “First date” with new Mercedes W10 “one of the best”

Mercedes used up one of its filming days to let Valtteri Bottas and Hamilton get a first run in their 2019 challenger at Silverstone on Wednesday.And, after releasing an on-board video of Hamilton giggling and saying how ‘amazing’ the car felt during his first installation lap, the reigning world champion...

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6 days ago, Motorsport.com, Mercedes

Mercedes 2019 F1 car launch among Lewis Hamilton's best first days

Lewis Hamilton hailed his debut run in the new Mercedes W10 Formula 1 car as a "great first date" and one of the best starts the team had ever made

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6 days ago, Autosport, Mercedes

Tech verdict: Mercedes reveals the first 'proper' 2019 car

Tech verdict: Mercedes reveals the first 'proper' 2019 car

...Keep reading

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6 days ago, Motorsport.com, Mercedes

Video: Mercedes isn't playing games with its 2019 Formula 1 car

While other Formula 1 teams revealed detail-free renders and modified 2018 cars, and are struggling to be ready for shakedowns, Mercedes' 2019 design hit the track at Silverstone on Wednesday

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6 days ago, Autosport, Mercedes

Esteban Gutierrez gets formal 2019 Mercedes F1 development role

Mercedes has given Esteban Gutierrez a formal development role for the 2019 Formula 1 season

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6 days ago, Autosport, Mercedes

Mercedes firms up F1 role for Gutierrez

Mercedes firms up F1 role for Gutierrez

Ex-Sauber and Haas racer Gutierrez was part of Mercedes’ simulator programme in 2018 after sporadic Formula E and IndyCar racing efforts. He hoped to use that role as a way of returning to an F1 race drive for the first time since 2016, and said he was in talks with Williams over the seat Robert Kubica...

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6 days ago, Motorsport.com, Mercedes

Compare the new Mercedes W10 with last year’s W09 | 2019 F1 season

Mercedes has presented its new W10 for the first time. Compare it to last year's all-conquering W09 with our interactive image sliders.

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6 days ago, F1 Fanatic, Mercedes

Amazed Hamilton samples Mercedes W10 ahead of testing

<►>Lewis Hamilton was back at work on Wednesday when Mercedes unveiled the W10 while giving the 2019 challenger a shakedown at Silverstone.The five-time World Champion driver and his team will be defending their titles – aiming to win 12 titles in six years – with the hard graft...

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6 days ago, Grand Prix 247, Mercedes

Mercedes focused on making W10 "much kinder" to tyres

Mercedes focused on making W10 "much kinder" to tyres

Although the team made big progress last year in improving on the 'diva' characteristics of its tricky W08, the team was still not satisfied with how well the 2018 challenger was able to look after its tyres.Speaking as Mercedes ran its new W10 for the first time at Silverstone, technical director James...

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6 days ago, Motorsport.com, Mercedes

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