F1 News: Nico Rosberg’s Review of the 2014 Belgian Grand Prix

Mercedes LogoA rollercoaster weekend for Nico Rosberg at the Circuit de Spa-Francorchamps saw his emphatic pole position neutralised by an eventful race – culminating in a tough recovery drive to second place.

In his latest video blog, Nico reflects on a controversial Sunday in Belgium: Read more of this post

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F1 News: 2014 Belgian GP Race – Ferrari

Ferrari LogoBelgian Grand Prix

Spa-Francorchamps, 24th August 2014

Marco Mattiacci: “At the end of a weekend in which the topic of young drivers was very much in the news, I want to start by congratulating Raffaele Marciello on his first GP2 win and Jules Bianchi for his strong showing in yesterday’s qualifying. As for the race, we are very pleased for Kimi: today, he came close to the podium and Read more of this post

F1 News: 2014 Belgian GP Race – Infiniti Red Bull Racing

Red Bull LogoSunday 24 August 2014
BELGIAN GP – RACE

DANIEL RICCIARDO, Finish Position: WINNER! Start Position: 5th
“You know everyone was saying we didn’t really have a chance around here, but I think we had some really good pace today and surprised ourselves. It feels a bit surreal, but another win is very cool, very cool. It was difficult staying out at the end of the race. When you’re the leader as well you always feel like you’re the most vulnerable when it comes to a pit stop or not, but Simon my Read more of this post

F1 News: 2014 Belgian GP Race – Mercedes AMG Petronas

Mercedes LogoSpa-Francorchamps – 24/08/2014

RACE

Nico Rosberg took second place in today’s Belgian Grand Prix, while Lewis Hamilton retired in the latter stages of a dramatic race at the Circuit de Spa-Francorchamps. Read more of this post

F1 News: 2014 Belgian GP Race – Scuderia Toro Rosso

Toro Rosso Logo2014 BELGIAN GRAND PRIX – SUNDAY 24/08/2014

Daniil Kvyat (STR9-04)
Race
Position: 10th
“This was a good but tough race, especially the end where I was defending my position against Hulkenberg who was on new options. That was quite thrilling, as I had to look after my tyres and at the same time fight to keep tenth place. The car handling during the race Read more of this post

F1 News: 2014 Belgian GP Race – Williams Martini Racing

Williams Martini logo24.08.14
Belgian Grand Prix

Race Notes:
• Valtteri Bottas finished third and Felipe Massa thirteenth in the Belgian Grand Prix, with Valtteri picking up his fourth podium of the season.
• Valtteri managed his tyres well and showed strong pace throughout the race to make a two-stop strategy work and make up three places in total to finish on the podium.
• Felipe’s race was hindered by debris that was lodged in his car at the beginning of the race that affected the car’s aerodynamic performance and impacted his pace. Read more of this post

F1 News: 2014 Belgian GP Race – Pirelli

Pirelli Logo2014 Belgian Grand Prix – Race

DANIEL RICCIARDO WINS HIS SECOND CONSECUTIVE RACE WITH A TWO-STOP STRATEGY: SETS HIS FASTEST LAP ON THE FINAL TOUR

THREE STOP STRATEGIES USED TO BOOST PACE WHEN IT IS MOST NEEDED

HIGH PERFORMANCE AND LOW DEGRADATION ON MEDIUM AND SOFT COMPOUNDS AT ONE OF THE MOST DEMANDING CIRCUITS OF THE YEAR Read more of this post

F1 News: 2014 Belgian GP Race – Lotus F1 Team

Lotus LogoWho’ll Stop The Rain – 2014 Belgian GP, Sunday
Sunday 24th August

Pastor Maldonado and Romain Grosjean both suffered forced retirements from the Belgian Grand Prix at Spa-Francorchamps. Pastor parked his car early in the race with a suspected exhaust failure whilst Romain demonstrated promising race pace, however damage sustained to his car meant a precautionary retirement in the interest of safety late in the race. Read more of this post

F1 News: 2014 Belgian GP Race – Mclaren

McLaren logo2014 BELGIAN GRAND PRIX

“Formula 1 delivered a magnificent afternoon’s entertainment here in Belgium today”

#BelgianGP
#McLarenLIVE

Spa-Francorchamps, Sunday August 24

Both McLarens featured prominently in an action-packed race on the world’s most challenging racetrack. Read more of this post

F1 News: 2014 Belgian GP Race – Sauber F1 Team

Sauber LogoShell Belgian Grand Prix – Race – Sunday, 24.08.2014

Weather: sunny/overcast and dry, 13-16°C air, 21-31°C track

In the Belgian Grand Prix in Spa-Francorchamps the Sauber F1 Team drivers applied different strategies, which in the end didn’t make a significant difference. Adrian Sutil, who stopped three times, finished in 14th , while Esteban Gutiérrez, who pitted twice, was 15th. Read more of this post

F1 News: 2014 Belgian GP Race – Caterham F1 Team

Caterham logo2014 BELGIAN GRAND PRIX

Spa-Francorchamps, Belgium – 24 August 2014

Marcus Ericsson, P17
André Lotterer, RET

André Lotterer, car #45: “I didn’t even get the chance to sweat unfortunately. I was really looking forward to a good race and I had a good start, but then I went a bit wide at turn 17 and there was a sudden loss of power. The team and Renault will have to investigate Read more of this post

F1 News: 2014 Belgian GP Race – Marussia F1 Team

Marussia LogoSOME REWARD
2014 Formula 1 Shell Belgian Grand Prix – The Race

Spa-Francorchamps, Belgium
Sunday 24 August 2014

CHILTON MR03-02 P16 1:55.247
BIANCHI MR03-01 P18 1:56.347 Read more of this post

F1 News: 2014 Belgian GP Race – Sahara Force India

Sahara Logo2014 Formula 1 Shell Belgian Grand Prix: Race Report

Sahara Force India scored two points in today’s Belgian Grand Prix as Sergio Perez finished in ninth place. Teammate Nico Hulkenberg finished in P11. The team has now scored 100 points, making this the earliest point in a season the team has reached this milestone. Read more of this post

F1 News: 2014 Belgian GP Qualifying – FIA Press Conference

FIA Logo2014 Belgian Grand Prix Qualifying Press Conference
Sat 23.08.14

DRIVERS

1 – Nico ROSBERG (Mercedes)

2 – Lewis HAMILTON (Mercedes)

3 – Sebastian VETTEL (Red Bull Racing) Read more of this post

F1 News: 2014 Belgian GP Qualifying – Mclaren

McLaren logo2014 BELGIAN GRAND PRIX – QUALIFYING

“I simply can’t over-state how much I love driving here; it’s superb fun”

#BelgianGP
#McLarenLIVE

Spa-Francorchamps, Saturday August 23 Read more of this post