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Ferrari warned Charles Leclerc has ‘got issues going on in his head’

Charles Leclerc says he is excited about the Hungarian Grand Prix – because Budapest is one of his favourite cities on the F1 calendar. The Monegasque driver says that the capital of Hungary has “very good restaurants.” Leclerc is in desperate need of a comeback performance following his dismal 9th-placed finish at the British GP.

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Lewis Hamilton accused of making Red Bull ‘joke’

Lewis Hamilton has come under fire for his proposed F1 rule changes, with some suggesting he was being absurdly unrealistic. Hamilton has said that all F1 teams should be banned from working on next season’s car until later in the summer. The British driver believes this would stop dominant teams, such as Red Bull, from

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Lewis Hamilton warned against joining Ferrari as Red Bull not an option

Former Ferrari and Williams team manager Peter Windsor believes Lewis Hamilton only really has Mercedes as an option for 2024, with a move to Red Bull not being on the cards. It’s widely expected that the seven-time World Champion will remain with the Silver Arrows next season, with a new contract reportedly being on the

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Ex-Ferrari manager compares Hamilton to Leclerc – but not in a good way

Ex-Ferrari and Williams team manager Peter Windsor has quashed suggestions that Lewis Hamilton is making more mistakes, since Mercedes’ dominant period ended. Since the start of the new aerodynamic regulations in 2022, Red Bull have very much been the superior team, whereas Mercedes have been comfortably slower. Hamilton’s cars in 2022 and 2023 and arguably

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Toto Wolff scolded for ‘disrespecting’ Lewis Hamilton

F1 commentator Peter Windsor has urged Toto Wolff, the team principal of Mercedes, to show “more respect” towards Lewis Hamilton following a controversial team radio exchange during the Austrian Grand Prix.  The incident left a bitter taste for Hamilton and his supporters. Hamilton, a seven-time World Champion, faced difficulties with his car throughout the weekend

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Ex-Ferrari chief criticises Sebastian Vettel

Ex-Ferrari and Williams team manager Peter Windsor believes Lance Stroll’s current struggles against Fernando Alonso “doesn’t say much about Sebastian Vettel”, whom the Canadian partnered for two seasons. Stroll is enduring a bit of a woeful start to 2023, having found himself engulfed by Alonso’s shadow. The two-time World Champion has been exceptional, with him

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Lewis Hamilton warned about joining Max Verstappen at Red Bull

Former Ferrari and Williams team manager Peter Windsor believes it would be “almost impossible” for Lewis Hamilton to beat Max Verstappen, if they both raced for Red Bull. A Hamilton-Verstappen partnership is certainly exciting to think about, with one fan having asked Windsor who he thinks would win the title if they both raced for

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Ex-Ferrari manager on Aston Martin firing Lance Stroll

It’s been a challenging start to 2023 for Lance Stroll, who so far this season has been engulfed by Fernando Alonso’s shadow. The two-time World Champion has claimed six podiums already this season for the Silverstone-based team, whilst Stroll hasn’t finished any higher than fourth. In actual fact, Stroll has only qualified and finished ahead

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Fernando Alonso told Max Verstappen ‘would have him’

Peter Windsor, former team manager for Ferrari and Williams, has expressed doubt about Fernando Alonso’s ability to prevail in on-track battles against Max Verstappen, citing a past overtaking struggle with Pastor Maldonado.  Windsor’s comments came in response to Alonso’s recent impressive podium finish at the Canadian Grand Prix, where he overtook Lewis Hamilton to secure

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