logo racing
racing
maggio 31, 2017 - Mercedes-Benz

Tales from the paddock - Robert Wickens: "you can never have too much knowledge of the tyres"

Monaco and Nürburgring: A look back at two motorsport classics on a single weekend

  • This is what happened: Weekend's results & facts
  • News from the Mercedes-AMG motorsport teams
  • Three questions for Robert Wickens
  • Social media news: What's new online?

This is what happened: Weekend's results & facts

  • F1: Valtteri Bottas and #lewishamilton finish fourth and seventh in the Monaco Grand Prix
  • ADAC Zurich 24-hour race: Yelmer Buurman, Adam Christodoulou, Maro Engel and Manuel Metzger come fifth in a Mercedes-AMG GT3
  • Australian Endurance Championship: Peter Hackett and Dominic Storey take second place

News snippets 
 
Stat Attack - Monaco: In no other race on the calendar is qualifying quite as important as on the meandering street circuit of Monte Carlo. Qualification for the 75th running of the Grand Prix de Monaco was correspondingly hard-fought and ultimately settled by the tightest of margins, as Valtteri missed out on pole by just 0.045 seconds. "It could have been a completely different Sunday with those extra five hundredths," said Valtteri, who finished fourth in the race, just short of a maiden Monaco podium. In fact, the Finn was only two thousandths off P2 in qualifying - equivalent to nine centimetres on the 3.337 km street circuit in the Principality. The battle for fractions of a second continued on Sunday afternoon, as the Silver Arrows pit crews performed two of the three fastest stops of the race (2.61 and 2.65 seconds). 

More information on the press release

News correlate

ottobre 18, 2017
download all Scarica tutto
ottobre 18, 2017
download all Scarica tutto
ottobre 13, 2017
download all Scarica tutto

Filtro avanzato