Formula One

  • Mercedes happy for Racing Point row to go to court, says Wolff
    LONDON, August 10 (Reuters): Formula One champions Mercedes have done nothing wrong and would be happy for a row over Racing Point's 2020 car to end up in court, according to team boss Toto Wolff. Mercedes supply engines and gearboxes to Racing Point and the Silverstone-based team's car has been dubbed the 'Pink Mercedes' due to its visual similarities to last year's title-winner. Renault protested the team's brake ducts after three of the races leadi
  • Racing Point hit with heavy fine and points deduction
    SILVERSTONE, England, August 8 (Reuters): Formula One stewards fined Racing Point 400,000 euros ($473,000), stripped them of 15 points in the constructors' championship and issued a reprimand on Friday after upholding a Renault protest about the legality of their rival's car. Renault had protested at the last three races, arguing that the brake ducts used by Racing Point were a copy of those used by Mercedes, their engine partner, in winning last year's championship