Mercedes’ Max Verstappen appeal won’t be successful, Martin Brundle predicts

Martin Brundle doesn’t expect Mercedes’ efforts to get race stewards to overturn a key decision in Sunday’s Brazilian Grand Prix to be successful. Seven-time world champion Lewis Hamilton was forced off the track as he tried to overtake a stubborn Max Verstappen late in the race at Interlagos. The Brit

Lewis Hamilton hits out at "crazy" Verstappen move – but stewards rule no issue

Don’t miss a thing by getting the Daily Star’s biggest headlines straight to your inbox! Lewis Hamilton blasted Max Verstappen as "crazy" for blocking an overtake attempt in the closing stages of the Brazilian Grand Prix. The two title rivals have come to blows several times already this season, and

Lewis Hamilton and Max Verstappen in near collision at Brazilian Grand Prix

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Lewis Hamilton and Max Verstappen under investigation after qualifying in Brazil

Lewis Hamilton is facing the prospect of being thrown to the back of the grid for Saturday’s sprint race at the Brazilian Grand Prix while title rival Max Verstappen could also be in trouble for an alleged breach of protocol. Two hours and 15 minutes after qualifying fastest at Interlagos,

Max Verstappen defends Valtteri Bottas’ first-lap actions in Mexican Grand Prix

Max Verstappen has defended Valtteri Bottas’ decision-making on the first lap of the Mexican Grand Prix last weekend. Bottas started on pole in Mexico City, with Mercedes teammate Lewis Hamilton second and Red Bull’s Verstappen third on the grid. Ahead of Turn 1, Verstappen used Bottas’ slipstream to overtake the

Mercedes accuse Max Verstappen of ‘guessing’ in first-lap overtake at Mexican Grand Prix

Mercedes have accused Max Verstappen of “guessing and hoping for the best” at the Mexican Grand Prix. Verstappen took an early lead with an ambitious move at the opening corner past Valtteri Bottas, who started on pole, braking late but able to squeeze past the Finn in the Mercedes. The

Max Verstappen beating Lewis Hamilton would be ‘better for the sport’, claims David Coulthard

Max Verstappen (left) leads Lewis Hamilton by 19 points David Coulthard believes that Max Verstappen beating Lewis Hamilton to the 2021 Drivers’ Championship would be “better for” Formula One and potentially attract new viewers to the sport. The Dutchman, seeking a first world title, and seven-time Drivers’ chHamilton are locked

What is DRS in Formula 1, what does it mean and how does it work?

If you’ve become a fan of Formula 1 in recent years, you will probably be familiar with the term ‘DRS’ – the system which effectively allows for more overtaking. Following its introduction in 2011, DRS has become a vital part of the sport. It stands for Drag Reduction System and

Max Verstappen beats Lewis Hamilton to pole position at the United States GP

Max Verstappen blew Lewis Hamilton away to take pole position for the United States Grand Prix. The championship leader set a blistering pace to finish two tenths clear of his rival. Sergio Perez was third with Valtteri Bottas fourth. However, Bottas will start in ninth place following an engine penalty.