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Jul 28, 2014

Mercedes team order came from panic, says Lauda

BUDAPEST (Reuters) – Mercedes panicked in asking Lewis Hamilton to move over for Nico Rosberg in Sunday’s Hungarian Grand Prix and the Briton was right to ignore the request, according to Niki Lauda.

The Formula One team’s non-executive chairman, himself a triple world champion, refused to blame Hamilton and told reporters he would have done exactly the same in the circumstances.

Jul 28, 2014

Motor racing-Mercedes team order came from panic, says Lauda

BUDAPEST, July 28 (Reuters) – Mercedes panicked in asking Lewis Hamilton to move over for Nico Rosberg in Sunday’s Hungarian Grand Prix and the Briton was right to ignore the request, according to Niki Lauda.

The Formula One team’s non-executive chairman, himself a triple world champion, refused to blame Hamilton and told reporters he would have done exactly the same in the circumstances.

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Jul 27, 2014

Alonso keeps Ferrari sweet with second place

BUDAPEST (Reuters) – Fernando Alonso gave himself an early birthday present, and kept Ferrari sweet, after finishing second in Sunday’s Hungarian Grand Prix.

The result was the Spaniard’s best result of the year, after a third place in China, and came at the circuit where he took his first win in Formula One with Renault back in 2003.

Jul 27, 2014

Motor racing-Alonso keeps Ferrari sweet with second place

BUDAPEST, July 27 (Reuters) – Fernando Alonso gave himself an early birthday present, and kept Ferrari sweet, after finishing second in Sunday’s Hungarian Grand Prix.

The result was the Spaniard’s best result of the year, after a third place in China, and came at the circuit where he took his first win in Formula One with Renault back in 2003.

Jul 27, 2014

‘Mercedes destroyer’ Ricciardo in mood for a party

BUDAPEST (Reuters) – Beating Mercedes is a tough job but someone has got to do it and Red Bull’s Daniel Ricciardo stepped forward again on Sunday as the man who can.

Already the only driver to have beaten Lewis Hamilton and Nico Rosberg to the top step of the podium this season, the Australian added to his Canada success with a victory in Hungary.

Jul 27, 2014

Motor racing-’Mercedes destroyer’ Ricciardo in mood for a party

BUDAPEST, July 27 (Reuters) – Beating Mercedes is a tough job but someone has got to do it and Red Bull’s Daniel Ricciardo stepped forward again on Sunday as the man who can.

Already the only driver to have beaten Lewis Hamilton and Nico Rosberg to the top step of the podium this season, the Australian added to his Canada success with a victory in Hungary.

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