Valtteri Bottas: Mercedes 'supportive' of mistakes | Planet F1

Valtteri Bottas has described the “really supportive and open” relationship with his Mercedes engineers – even though he rarely gets to see them face to face. The Finn revealed that support is always available “if anyone makes a mistake”, albeit the global health pandemic has changed working practices in the

Mercedes Explains Why eSprinter Is Not Coming To The U.S.

It could have been a tight rival to the Ford E-Transit. The Mercedes eSprinter debuted in Europe last year and it’s being sold in the Old Continent for six months now. With two battery options available – 55 kilowatt-hours or 41 kWh – the electric cargo hauler poses as a

Mercedes-AMG GT 63 S Gets Its ‘ring Record Back, but Will It Stand Long?

The Mercedes-AMG GT 63 S is heading into the 2021 model year with yet another trophy in its collection of stats, after a setting a record for the luxury class category around the Nordschleife. AMG development engineer Demian Schaffert set the record (while besting his own previous record in the

Mercedes 'play politics outside, not inside' the team | F1 News by PlanetF1

Mercedes boss, Toto Wolff, has said transparency is the key to keeping a team in perfect harmony as he continues to reflect on the Silver Arrows’ success. Mercedes have absolutely dominated the sport since the start of the turbo hybrid era in 2014, winning every piece of available silverware since

Mercedes' 20% Aston Martin stake 'independent of F1' | Planet F1

Toto Wolff has insisted that Mercedes’ plans to increase their stake in Aston Martin to 20% will make no difference to either company’s Formula 1 team. Mercedes have had a stronger link with Racing Point – who will be rebranded as Aston Martin next season – in recent times. Racing

'Mercedes can push the benchmark even further' | F1 News by PlanetF1

Claiming the record for the most successive teams’ titles, Toto Wolff believes Mercedes can push the benchmark even “further”. First and second across the line at the Emilia Romagna Grand Prix with Lewis Hamilton leading home Valtteri Bottas, Mercedes took an unassailable lead in the Constructors’ Championship. The team, which

Mercedes 'worried' about Verstappen threat | F1 News by PlanetF1

Mercedes may have romped to 11 of this year’s 13 race wins but Toto Wolff says he “worries” about what Red Bull and Max Verstappen will do next season. This year’s championships belong to Mercedes. While the team wrapped up the Constructors’ title at Imola with a 1-2 result, they

Mercedes invests Rs. 400 crore for localization of models

Mercedes has increased its investment in India to Rs. 2,600 crore. Mercedes-Benz has invested Rs. 400 crore in India to localize its models. The fresh investment has been used to configure the production lines for local production of AMG models. The carmaker’s total investment now stands at Rs. 2,600 crore.

Mercedes 'top contenders for best F1 team ever' | Planet F1

Martin Brundle believes Mercedes deserve to be considered as the greatest F1 team of all time after clinching a record seventh consecutive constructors’ World Championship title. The ‘magnificent seven’ was achieved in typically dominant style at the Emilia Romagna Grand Prix, where Lewis Hamilton and Valtteri Bottas registered another one-two