Russell on pace with Hamilton: "Knew my pace was coming" - GPblog

AdMercedes made light work of the cars, but they couldn't challenge Alonso on the track. Russell finished in P3 because he was less than 10 seconds behind the penalty. The seven-time world champion had harder tyres than Hamilton after the safety car period.
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3 days ago

Russell scores 28 points in return, Lakers beat Raptors - The Washington Post

The lakers beat the Toronto Raptors 122-112 on friday night. D’Angelo Russell had 28 points and nine assists in his return from a six-game injury absence. AdvertisementRussell was the centerpiece of the Lakers’ activity at the trade deadline.
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1 weeks ago

Mercedes has fixed Bahrain F1 testing balance woes "pretty easily"

'we had a really good time between the test and the race to analyse what happened throughout the test,' said Russell. He said the car had been running with a suboptimal rear wing specification for Bahrain. But he does not expect to be on equal terms with unofficial testing winner and 2022 constructors' champion red Bull.
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2 weeks ago

F1 News: George Russell On His First Year Beside Lewis Hamilton - "Unique Character" - F1 Briefings

George Russell was branded as Mr. Consistency in 2022 for coming in the top five race after race in the first half of the year. He came fourth in the driver's championship, so many fans are excited to see Russell driving alongside Hamilton again in the 2023 season.
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2 months ago

How dangerous is F1 racing? Exploring the sport's relationship with danger, safety and popularity

F1 is one of the most dangerous sports in the world. Many F1 drivers have lost their lives in crashes over the years. George Russell recalls Zhou Guanyu's crash at the 2022 F1 British GP. Russell said it was more of a human reaction than a race driver's reaction to help.
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2 months ago

George Russell net worth: Mercedes star’s luxury lifestyle with £13million F1 fund

George Russell has a net worth of £13.2Million ($16m) according to Spanish outlet MARCA. Russell beat Lewis Hamilton in his first year at Mercedes and secured the team’s only win of the season. The former Williams driver has also built up a huge collection of assets from expensive cars to flash suits.
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2 months ago

Russell: Being behind Norris and Albon on F1 debut 'difficult to digest'

George Russell admits he was struggling at the start of his Formula 1 career. The Williams driver joined Lando Norris and Alex Albon in a struggling Williams team. Norris and Albon were both regularly scoring points for McLaren and Toro Rosso/Red Bull respectively. Russell won the championship in Formula 2 in 2018, with Norris winning the championship.
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2 months ago

Russell’s Mercedes adaption helped by his Williams battles

Russell joined the Mercedes works squad at the start of 2022. He won back-to-back championships in GP3 and f1. But he was able to score a string of 15 points finishes in the opening 16 races.
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2 months ago

Russell can “keep Lewis behind” and become Britain’s star F1 driver

Russell became the first teammate to outscore Lewis Hamilton in six years. He finished fourth in the drivers’ standings, two places and 35 points clear of his seven-time world champion teammate. His performances caught the eye of two-time F1 world champion Hakkinen.
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2 months ago

George Russell won't like new FIA announcement as Mohammed Ben Sulayem ignores him

George Russell joins Lewis Hamilton at MercedesSUBSCRIBE Invalid email We use your sign-up to provide content in ways you've consented to and to improve our understanding of you. Russell was critical of the decision to have a rotating cast of directors for 2023.
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2 months ago

Russell raises safety concerns over ‘extraordinary’ F1 car weight

The minimum car weight limit rose from 625kg to 798kg in 2021. The weight increase stems from larger impact-absorbing structures on the cars.
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2 months ago

Russell: F1 car weight now on the edge of being a safety issue

The new ground-effects cars that were finally introduced for the 2022 season are the heaviest in the championship’s history at 798kg. That figure is actually 3kg up on the minimum weight target number for F1's latest rules reset. But this was increased to incorporate the metal floor stays several teams ran throughout last season to improve their problems with porpoising, as well as heavier standard parts.
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2 months ago

"George Russell has officially joined the dark side for 2023" - Fans react to Mercedes driver partying with Lewis Hamilton's rival Fernando Alonso

The pair were spotted celebrating the new year together. The incident happened in the initial stages of the race, which saw Hamilton having to retire from it. Fans were amused to see Russell and Fernando Alonso together, and it sparked varied responses on twitter.
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2 months ago

Russell: Response to "horrendous" Zhou crash just a human reaction

The pair collided at the start of the British Grand Prix after Russell tagged Pierre Gasly's AlphaTauri that was caught between them leaving the startline. It then smashed over the tyre barrier and came to rest in between that structure and the track debris fencing protecting an overlooking grandstand. Russell climbed from his wreckage and went to try and give assistance to the recovery efforts.
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2 months ago

The FIA overreacted a bit over porpoising because of a single F1 team, claims 2022 regulations designer

The bouncing has really taken a toll on @LewisHamilton's body. He looks like he's in real agony climbing out of the car here. His teammate Russell described the porpoising as torrid.
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2 months ago

Mercedes' strategy boss praises George Russell's 'incredibly good job' in 2022 : PlanetF1

Russell reveals his biggest weakness and steps to building mental resilience. He reveals he is against the best in the world and that’s your reference. The british driver reveals how he fits into the team.
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2 months ago

F1 news: Martin Brundle was left with 'tear in his eye' by 'joyous' George Russell moment

F1 commentator David Croft detailed a moment when Martin Brundle was left with a tear in his eye thanks to Mercedes driver George Russell. Russell claimed his first-ever race win in Sao Paulo at the Sao Paulo Grand Prix. The 24-year-old was the first racer from King’s Lynn to win a Grand Prix in their hometown.
#DavidCroft #Mercedes #GrandPrix #SaoPaulo #News #Sports #F1Racing

3 months ago

Formula 1: I feel ready to win a championship, says Mercedes' George Russell after impressing last season - India Today

British driver George Russell has said he feels ready to win a Formula 1 championship. Russell finished fourth in the driver’s standings in the recently concluded season. The Brit said he will not celebrate finishing P4 in the championship but will celebrate his win at the Brazil GP. Russell said it has been huge for him working alongside Lewis Hamilton.
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3 months ago

F1 News: George Russell Relives His Legendary Mercedes Debut - F1 Briefings

George Russell has just finished his first year with Mercedes. He stepped in for Lewis Hamilton at the Sakhir GP in 2020 when Hamilton was suffering with Covid-19. Russell started in second behind Valtteri Bottas, who was also driving for Mercedes at the time. Russell had to rely on the race engineers when the race was under safety car conditions.
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3 months ago

Mercedes had 'very difficult conversations' over 2022 F1 season setback, says George Russell

Mercedes driver George Russell revealed that the 2022 season had many moments that forced several group discussions with difficult conversations within the team. Russell said that Mercedes' efforts to return to the front of the field led to tense conversations off the grid. Mercedes boss Toto Wolff called this year character building and challenging.
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3 months ago

Russell reveals reason for Hamilton’s early F1 2022 experiments

Mercedes conducted several set-up experiments during the opening races of the season. Lewis Hamilton took lead responsibility of being the team’s ‘guinea pig’ due to his greater experience compared to teammate Russell. Hamilton suffered a run of consecutive defeats to Russell between the season-opening race in Bahrain and the ninth round in Canada.
#LewisHamilton #Mercedes #F12022 #Bahrain #News #Sports #F1Racing

3 months ago

Russell pleased with Hamilton: 'Feels like we are in this together' - GPblog

Mercedes driver George Russell completed his first season with Mercedes. The Briton finished higher in the world championship than Lewis Hamilton. Russell stressed having an excellent rapport with his teammate. Hamilton and Russell continued to help each other behind the scenes in the closing stages of the season. The seven-time world champion had to work hard to match his performance.
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3 months ago

Toto Wolff Has A “Table of Doom” He Uses To Plot Out Mercedes’ Season – WTF1

Mercedes boss Toto Wolff says Abu Dhabi was 'one of our worst tracks' in table of doom. Mercedes duo Lewis Hamilton and George Russell were off the pace in qualifying. Hamilton retired from the race in Abu Dhabi with Russell only managing a P5 finish. Wolff: 'Abu Dhabi was not catastrophic like the high-speed tracks but still not ideal'
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4 months ago

Formula One: Russell says morale at Mercedes booming after Brazil win

Mercedes team-mate George Russell says morale at Mercedes is high after season-ending race in Abu Dhabi. The 24-year-old Briton won his first race of the season in Sao Paulo last weekend. Russell says Mercedes will be seeking to make it two wins in a row this weekend. Seven times world champion Lewis Hamilton will be hoping to avoid his first season without a win.
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4 months ago

Charles Leclerc & Sergio Perez join exclusive club

Charles Leclerc and Sergio Perez have outscored Hamilton in a season. Seven-time champion Hamilton is 25 points ahead of his Mercedes team-mate George Russell. Russell could become the 11th F1 teammate to out-score Hamilton in the standings if he fails to win the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix.
#CharlesLeclerc #Mercedes #AbuDhabi #News #Sports #F1Racing

4 months ago

Toto Wolff: George Russell spent 'a year too long' at Williams

George Russell won his first F1 race at the 2022 F1 Brazilian Grand Prix. The 24-year-old British driver was praised for his impeccable drive on Sunday. Mercedes team principal Toto Wolff gave an overview of Russell's journey through the Formulae ranks. Niki Lauda saw great potential in Russell back when he was in GP3 (F3)
#GeorgeRussell #Williams #F1BrazilianGrandPrix #British #News #Sports #F1Racing

4 months ago

Tastier than you think: Timothée Chalamet’s Bones and All cannibal carnage

Luca Guadagnino's new film, Bones and All, is about cannibalism. Timothée Chalamet's co-star Taylor Russell has said it was all delicious treats. The film's effects team informed Russell that the guts and flesh were ‘maraschino cherries, dark chocolate, and Fruit Roll-Ups’
#LucaGuadagnino #TheGuardian #BonesandAll #News #Entertainment #Movies

4 months ago

What did Niki Lauda predict about George Russell? Toto Wolff shares surprising revelation

George Russell clinched his career's first F1 Grand Prix win at 2022 F1 Brazilian Grand Prix. Mercedes Team Principal Toto Wolff revealed that Niki Lauda told Toto Woff that Russell was going to become a good driver. Russell's car had a water leak on the start of the race but the team didn't disclose it to Russell as it would have distracted him from race.
#GeorgeRussell #Mercedes #F1GrandPrix #F1BrazilianGrandPrix #News #Sports #F1Racing

4 months ago

Emotional Russell in tears after maiden F1 win in Brazil

George Russell won the Brazilian Grand Prix in Rio de Janeiro. The British driver became the 113th driver to win a Grand Prix. He was left in tears after claiming his first victory in Brazil. Lewis Hamilton is still without a single win this season. Click here for all the latest Formula 1 news.
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4 months ago

George Russell broke his headrest with his head-banging when he beached during Brazilian GP qualifying

George Russell broke his headrest with his head-banging when he beached his Mercedes during the Brazilian GP qualifying on Saturday. The Mercedes driver said that his trip to the gravel was not the best for the car, as he damaged the headrest. Russell added that for everyone, it all came down to the first lap they did.
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4 months ago

Russell's helmet broke F1 headrest after gravel trap battering

Mercedes driver George Russell was making a second attempt at a quick lap in Q3 when he ran off the road at Turn 4. Russell's rear wheels got stuck in the gravel after locking up the rears on the entry and touching the grass. The Mercedes driver was still third on the grid as Kevin Magnussen took pole position.
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4 months ago

Russell’s Head Bounced Around So Violently During Qualifying Incident His Headrest Broke – WTF1

George Russell's W13 was sent bouncing up and down as it skipped across the gravel at Interlagos. The motion of his head beating against his headrest actually broke it. Russell was keen to point out that, apart from the headrest, he’s positive the car is all good.
#Russell #Interlagos #News #Sports #F1Racing

4 months ago

LNG market in trifecta of change to prices, flows and seasonality: Russell

The global liquefied natural gas market is undergoing a triple flattening. Prices, volumes and seasonality levelling off after a period of volatility. The scramble for LNG has eased amid signs that the continent will have sufficient natural gas for winter.
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4 months ago

Lewis Hamilton 'turns the tide' on George Russell to avoid Max Verstappen repeat

Formula One pundit Joleyn Palmer says Lewis Hamilton is starting to get the better of George Russell. The seven-time world champion has avoided a repeat of his rivalry with Max Verstappen. Hamilton has finished second three times this year in comparison to Russell, coming close to victory in the US Grand Prix.
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4 months ago

Singapore GP: George Russell to start from pit lane after changing his power unit

George Russell will start the Singapore Grand Prix from the pit lane after taking a new power unit which exceeded his number of allocated engine parts. Russell qualified 11th at the Marina Bay Circuit but he will be demoted to the back after Mercedes changed his power unit.
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5 months ago

Wolff explains cause of Russell's shock Singapore Q2 exit

George Russell's shock Q2 exit in FP1 was due to a throttle problem. He was expected to advance through to fight for pole position, but was left 0.006s below the cutline in 11th. Mercedes teammate Lewis Hamilton qualified third, and was disappointed to miss out.
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5 months ago

George Russell explains reason behind his shock Q2 exit in Singapore : PlanetF1

Russell failed to reach Q3 for the first time since the Miami Grand Prix. The 24-year-old said it felt like something had pushed me. He was unable to maximise it, having to settle for a start in Sunday's race.
#GeorgeRussell #Singapore #News #Sports #F1Racing

5 months ago

Russell sets Mercedes' targets for 2022 season run-in

George Russell has won seven podiums and one pole position in 2022. He has kept the Briton within 16 points of second-placed Charles Leclerc.
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5 months ago

Russell offers theory on Mercedes' lack of qualifying pace

George Russell believes that tyre management issues are the reason why Mercedes generally struggle to compete with Red Bull and Ferrari in qualifying. Despite this, they have often been outside challengers for race wins and often claimed podium finishes.
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6 months ago

Lewis Hamilton savaged in sarcastic comment as Nigel Mansell bigs up George Russell

Former world champion Nigel Mansell impressed by George Russell's performances. The 24-year-old secured pole position at the Hungarian Grand Prix last time out. Seven-time world champion Hamilton is currently fifth in the Drivers' Standings. Hamilton and Russell have reached the podium at the last two races in Hungary.
#NigelMansell #Express #Hungarian #Hungary #News #Sports #F1Racing

7 months ago

George Russell opens up on joining Mercedes: '3 years was too long with Williams'

George Russell has opened up on his decision to join Mercedes in 2022. The 24-year-old had spent three years with Williams previously, a duration he believes was too long. Russell believes joining Mercedes this year was the right time to join them. The Brit believes Mercedes' hybrid car was created to suit Lewis Hamilton's style.
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8 months ago

British GP: George Russell explains 'horrible' feeling to see Guanyu after horrific crash

Mercedes F1 driver George Russell opened up on the 'horrible' feeling he had after he saw fellow racer Zhou Guanyu have a horrific crash into the wall following a collision with him at the British GP on Sunday. The Brit was disappointed that he could take no further part in his home race. Russell said after the race was red-flagged, 'I wanted to go see if [Zhou] was okay and if I could have helped'
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8 months ago