News Details

Norris message ‘not meant to help Mercedes'

Andreas Seidl has defended McLaren after a Helmut Marko jibe over a radio message to Lando Norris during Portuguese Grand Prix qualifying. In Q3 at Portimao, Max Verstappen was on his final flying lap without a time on the board having exceeded track limits on his previous attempt. The Dutchman was coming up behind Norris, who was getting ready for his last effort, when the British driver received a message over his radio telling him not to ‘do Verstappen a favour’ by giving him a tow, because he was under pressure to set a time. Red Bull advisor Marko, working for an Austrian-based TV station, later claimed that rather than being in McLaren’s own interests, the message had been...
Full Story »
3mo ago from PlanetF1.com 0
Share

You May Also Be Interested In...

Boss admits Mazepin ‘sounds unfriendly' on radio

Apr.30 Nikita Mazepin insists he has a 'very good relationship' with his...
3mo ago from OneStopStrategy.com

KartCMP1: Portuguese Grand Prix pre-race notes

Formula 1's rollercoaster season heads to Autódromo Internacional do...
3mo ago from GrandPrix247.com

Portuguese Grand Prix track limits to be defined by...

Formula 1 will be enforcing track limits at the Portuguese Grand Prix...
3mo ago from GrandPrix247.com

Norris: We could have been third or fourth

Lando Norris' shares keep on soaring, this time around the 21-year-old...
3mo ago from GrandPrix247.com

Elsewhere On The Network

Popular On MGPToday.com

Miller: Austria a happy hunting ground for Ducati,...

The days when tracks clearly suited a certain MotoGP manufacturer look to...
11h ago from Crash.net

Mir out to repeat fast 2020 form, Rins 'put bad luck...

Joan Mir took a significant step towards what would become MotoGP title...
10h ago from Crash.net

Marquez: The winning strategy for Spielberg? I don't...

What is the best strategy to win a grand prix at the Red Bull Ring? It's...
14h ago from Crash.net

Popular On IndyCarToday.com

Unique pit lane among many unknowns for inaugural...

The downtown streets of Nashville, TN have been prepared to host IndyCar...

Off-contract Hunter-Reay addresses IndyCar future

Hunter-Reay in the midst of his worst season with Andretti Autosport to...
27m ago from SpeedCafe.com

Video: Ride onboard with Grosjean's IndyCar oval debut

What a feeling to have my first go on an Oval. It was on the World Wide...
20h ago from MotorsportWeek.c...

Fear of crashing put Johnson off Indianapolis 500

Seven-time NASCAR champ warming to idea of racing IndyCar on ovals
22h ago from SpeedCafe.com

Popular On TotalWRC.com

Popular On GunnersToday.com

Report: Arsenal agree £25m deal that will divide the...

Arsenal could be about to complete a deal that will divide opinion in the...
4h ago from FreshArsenal.com

How Chelsea's move for Romelu Lukaku could ruin...

It doesn't get much better than a fan if your club can sign one of the...
7h ago from CaughtOffside.com

Former Arsenal legend says Renato Sanches would...

With the new Premier League season fast approaching, Mikel Arteta will...
5h ago from CaughtOffside.com

Arsenal 'eyeing double deal for Sander Berge, Aaron...

Arsenal could move for Sheffield United duo Sander Berge and Aaron...
5h ago from SportsMole.co.uk

Comments

Hottest News

Recent News


2014 GPToday.com
GPToday.com is not responsible for the news headlines and associated descriptions and images it indexes, the content of externally linked sites or the comments & postings of its users.

This website is unofficial and is not associated in any way with the Formula One group of companies. F1, FORMULA ONE, FORMULA 1, FIA FORMULA ONE WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP, GRAND PRIX and related marks are trade marks of Formula One Licensing B.V.