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Max Verstappen dismisses Gerhard Berger’s claim

Former Formula 1 driver Gerhard Berger has offered both praise and criticism in the wake of the extreme conditions at the Qatar Grand Prix.  As several F1 drivers suffered from exhaustion and health issues during the race, Berger questioned the fitness of the athletes while Max Verstappen and others shared their experiences. The Qatar Grand

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Lance Stroll offers solution to Qatar GP trouble

Aston Martin’s Lance Stroll has voiced concerns about the soaring temperatures during the Qatar Grand Prix and called for Formula 1 to explore solutions for keeping drivers cool under such conditions.  Stroll’s race in Lusail was fraught with challenges, including a time penalty for track limit violations, pushing him from a ninth-place finish on the

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Mercedes claim they want ‘tension’ between Lewis Hamilton and George Russell

Mercedes is not in the market for “puppy dogs” but rather seeks out “lions” to lead their charge.  This fierce and competitive spirit is embodied by their driver lineup, featuring the seasoned champion Lewis Hamilton and the young talent George Russell.  As the two drivers continue to push boundaries, Mercedes acknowledges the tension that comes

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Lewis Hamilton and George Russell scolded by Ted Kravitz

Lewis Hamilton and George Russell have received a clear message: their first-lap collision during the Qatar Grand Prix was “avoidable,” and it squandered a golden opportunity for Mercedes to secure a double podium finish.  Starting behind Max Verstappen on the grid, Hamilton, seemingly determined to advance from his third-place starting position, was equipped with soft-compound

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Lance Stroll fumes at FIA stewards as he brands them a ‘joke’

The persistent issue of track limits and the penalties associated with them at the Qatar Grand Prix has left Formula 1 veteran David Coulthard “a little bit angry.”  Track limits have been a recurring topic throughout the season, sparking debates within the paddock about whether to allow drivers more freedom or enforce strict policing of

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Esteban Ocon: ‘You need to kill me’

Alpine’s Esteban Ocon displayed unwavering determination at the Qatar Grand Prix, declaring, “You need to kill me before I retire,” after enduring gruelling conditions that pushed him to his limits.  The race weekend in Qatar was marked by scorching temperatures, with the mercury frequently soaring above 35 degrees Celsius.  The intensity of the race was

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George Russell shares harrowing experience

George Russell has opened up about his harrowing experience at the F1 Qatar Grand Prix, where he felt “close to fainting” in the face of what he described as “absolutely brutal” conditions.  The physically demanding 57-lap race on Sunday pushed many drivers to their limits, with several requiring medical attention due to the scorching heat.

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Martin Brundle fumes over ‘weak view’

The Qatar Grand Prix stirred controversy due to its oppressive conditions, with drivers claiming they were nearly passing out mid-race.  Amidst the criticism surrounding the decision to hold the race in temperatures exceeding 30 degrees Celsius and humidity exceeding 70%, former Formula One driver Martin Brundle took to social media to express a contrary viewpoint. 

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F1 driver reveals he vomited for two laps in Qatar

Esteban Ocon has candidly shared the gruelling physical and mental challenges he confronted during the scorching Qatar Grand Prix, where he fought relentlessly to guide his Alpine car to the finish line.  The race was marred by intense heat, leading to several drivers experiencing medical issues post-race, including visits to the medical centre by Lance

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George Russell reveals he almost copied Logan Sargeant

Mercedes driver George Russell has voiced his concerns over the searing conditions at the Qatar Grand Prix, describing them as “borderline too much.”  Russell disclosed that he came perilously close to fainting just 12 laps into the race, as the high temperatures and humidity took a toll on both the drivers and their cars. Russell

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