2023 Qatar Grand Prix - Page 3

Watch: Unseen horror Lance Stroll footage discovered

Onboard footage of Lance Stroll potentially passing out during Sunday’s Qatar Grand Prix has been discovered and posted on social media, with the race being described as a “complete disaster”. Last weekend’s race at the Lusail International Circuit was one of the hardest of every drivers’ career, with the unbearable heat and humidity having resulted

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Why Carlos Sainz is furious with the FIA over unacceptable behaviour

Carlos Sainz was left furious with the FIA last Saturday morning at the Qatar Grand Prix, as the drivers arrived at the circuit completely unaware that changes had been made to the track. Due to concerns raised by Pirelli following qualifying last Friday, the circuit was narrowed between Turns 12 and 13, to stop the

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McLaren issue statement on Lando Norris opposing team orders

McLaren team principal Andrea Stella has defended Lando Norris questioning team orders during last weekend’s Qatar Grand Prix, when closing on Oscar Piastri. Starting from 10th, a podium seemed like a huge challenge for the 23-year-old; however, his chances massively increased after both Mercedes drivers span at the opening corner. Norris made lightwork of most

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FIA president threatens to cancel Qatar Grand Prix

FIA president Mohammed Ben Sulayem has warned the likes of the Red Bull Ring and the Lusail International Circuit that they most find a solution to stop drivers exceeding track limits or face being axed from the calendar. Last weekend’s Qatar Grand Prix was a busy one for the stewards, who once again had to

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Parc Ferme in Qatar ‘like a scene from a horror movie’

Last weekend’s Qatar Grand Prix turned out to be a controversial affair, which has resulted in multiple drivers insisting that a line was crossed by Formula 1 and the FIA. Whilst high heat and humidity were expected, Sunday evening at the Lusail International Circuit exceeded the drivers’ expectations, in regard to just how difficult it

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Max Verstappen lashes out at ‘silly’ F1 bosses

Max Verstappen has criticised those behind the planning of Formula 1’s calendar, after insisting that last weekend’s Qatar Grand Prix was “way too hot to drive”. Despite it being a night race on Sunday, several drivers were seen on the verge of collapsing during the race, whilst Esteban Ocon was even sick in the opening

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Oscar Piastri makes massive claim after defeating Lando Norris

Rookie Oscar Piastri claimed a second consecutive podium on Sunday at the Qatar Grand Prix, an event he admits was the “hardest race of my life”. Scorching temperatures and high humidity made the 57-lap race at the Lusail International Circuit one of survival, with several drivers having taken themselves to the medical centre after the

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Nico Rosberg shares damning Lewis Hamilton verdict

2016 Formula 1 World Champion Nico Rosberg has insisted that Lewis Hamilton was completely to blame for his collision with George Russell, on the opening lap of Sunday’s Qatar Grand Prix. Hamilton started the race in third on the Soft compound whilst Russell got underway in second on the Medium compound, meaning the seven-time World

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George Russell takes to social media after Lewis Hamilton drama

George Russell took to social media after the Qatar Grand Prix on Sunday to insist that there are “no hard feelings” between himself and Lewis Hamilton, following their opening lap collision. Hamilton and Russell collided on the entry into the opening corner, after the seven-time World Champion cut across the front of the ex-Williams driver.

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Lewis Hamilton sparks debate for apologising to George Russell

A Lewis Hamilton supporter has questioned why the seven-time World Champion took the blame for his collision with George Russell, which was judged as a “racing incident” by the stewards at the Qatar Grand Prix. Hamilton’s Qatar GP lasted just a matter of seconds on Sunday, after he cut across the front of Russell at

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