Felipe Massa
Jul 21

F1: Massa Has ‘No Fear’ Of Rising Star Bottas

Valtteri Bottas (right) has carried the Williams F1 Team banner so far in 2014. (Photo: Getty Images)

(right) has carried the F1 Team banner so far in 2014. (Photo: Getty Images)

insists his career is not being put in the shadow by rising star and teammate Valtteri Bottas.

The warring Mercedes duo aside, the undoubted headliner of the last three races has been Bottas, a shy Finn who on Sunday completed a hat-trick of podiums.

Former F1 driver Patrick Tambay told RMC Sport he thinks Bottas, 24, is establishing himself as a “star for the next ten years.”

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Jul 20

F1: Championship Leader Rosberg Wins German Grand Prix

Nico Rosberg celebrates after winning the German Grand Prix. (Photo: Getty Images)

celebrates after winning the German Grand Prix. (Photo: Getty Images)

Nico Rosberg won the German Grand Prix on Sunday to stretch his lead in the Formula One drivers’ championship over Mercedes teammate , who finished third after starting 20th.

“It’s an amazing feeling to win at home. It’s a very special day,” said Rosberg, who led throughout to become the first German to triumph at Hockenheim since Michael Schumacher won in 2006.

Hamilton, who crashed in qualifying and survived a number of scrapes throughout the race, could not pass in the closing laps and the Finn took second to give its 300th F1 podium finish.

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Jul 19

F1: Rosberg On Pole For Home Race As Hamilton Crashes Out

Nico Rosberg captured his fifth pole of the season. (Photo: Getty Images)

captured his fifth pole of the season. (Photo: Getty Images)

Formula One championship leader Nico Rosberg claimed pole position for the German Grand Prix as Mercedes teammate crashed out in Saturday’s qualifying session and will start 15th on the grid.

Rosberg completed the fastest lap on the Hockenheimring in 1 minute, 16.540 seconds in the third part of the session for what was also the weekend’s fastest time.

“Home race, to be on pole is fantastic,” the German said. “Of course I would have preferred it was an open fight with Lewis. I was a little less happy as a result (of Hamilton’s crash) because Lewis didn’t have a shot at it in the end but all in all, yeah, a fantastic day up to now.”

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Jul 8

F1: Massa fastest as Silverstone test kicks off

Felipe Massa paced the opening day of testing at Silverstone just two days after being caught up in an opening-lap collision during the race. (Photo: Zak Mauger/LAT Photographic)

paced the opening day of testing at just two days after being caught up in an opening-lap collision during the race. (Photo: Zak Mauger/LAT Photographic)

Felipe Massa was fastest for at Silverstone on Tuesday as the teams stayed on for two days of running after the British GP.

It was a largely uneventful day, with three teams represented by test drivers: Ferrari (Pedro de la Rosa), McLaren (Stoffel Vandoorne) and Caterham (Will Stevens).

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Jun 22

F1: Williams Racing Ends Positive Weekend In Third And Fourth

The Williams Racing duo put pressure on Mercedes throughout the race, but had to settle for a 3-4 finish. (Photo: Getty Images)

The Racing duo put pressure on Mercedes throughout the race, but had to settle for a 3-4 finish. (Photo: Getty Images)

Even locking the front row on the grid of the Austrian Grand Prix wasn’t enough for Williams to challenge Mercedes’ dominance in Formula One.

and started 1-2 for Sunday’s race but, past the halfway mark, the Mercedes pair of eventual winner and took the lead and stayed there.

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