Thursday, September 21, 2017

Radio Ga Ga: Singapore Grand Prix

ESPN rounds up the best radio soundbites from a dramatic and chaotic Singapore Grand Prix weekend, as the 2017 title battle took another twist in the opening seconds of the race.

McLaren struggled to adapt to change, claims Honda

Honda motorsport chief Masashi Yamamoto has criticised McLaren in the wake of its divorce from the Japanese engine manufacturer for being a "systematic" company that finds it hard to adapt to change.

Sergio Perez rues missed podium opportunity

Sergio Perez was left lamenting a strategy call to pit under a Safety Car period at the Singapore Grand Prix, which he feels cost Force India a potential podium finish.

Jolyon Palmer: First points of 2017 long overdue

Jolyon Palmer believes a similar result to his career-best sixth place finish at the Singapore Grand Prix could have been achieved much earlier this season had he enjoyed better fortune.

How Ayrton Senna’s 1988 Monaco crash kept Lewis Hamilton focused

Lewis Hamilton says he drew inspiration from Formula One hero Ayrton Senna in order to avoid crashing on his way to claiming his 60th career victory in the Singapore Grand Prix.

Mark Webber: Sometimes Sebastian Vettel forgets where the back of his...

Mark Webber was happy to see the stewards declare the Singapore Grand Prix start collision a racing incident, though he suggested it was triggered by a move Sebastian Vettel has tried unsuccessfully before.

Carlos Sainz calls Singapore GP ‘most important day’ of Formula One...

Carlos Sainz has labelled his "unthinkable" fourth place finish in the Singapore Grand Prix as the best drive of his Formula One career so far.

Christian Horner: Red Bull feared early Daniel Ricciardo retirement from Singapore...

Red Bull team principal Christian Horner feared a gearbox problem on Daniel Ricciardo's car could have forced him into an early retirement from Sunday's Singapore Grand Prix.

Toto Wolff warns Mercedes: We can’t drop the ball now

Toto Wolff says Mercedes cannot afford to rest on its laurels despite the remarkable turnaround at the Singapore Grand Prix which moved the team closer towards both Formula One championships.

Who said what after the 2017 Singapore Grand Prix

Who said what after the 2017 Singapore Grand Prix ESPN rounds up all the reaction from up and down the Marina Bay paddock following the...