Kimi Raikkonen remains confident that his 2014 season can turn around after his recent run of frustration.
Raikkonen has been involved in a series of incidents and has struggled to get the F14 T to his liking.
Nico Rosberg says that the tension with Lewis Hamilton is recent weeks is to be expected given that they are both fighting for the World Championship – and he adds that their relationship has has its ups and downs over the years.
“I didn’t see it as too unusual, we’ve always had periods when it was more difficult,” said Rosberg. “We have that base respect that goes back 15 years, and that’s the important one, and as a result we always then discuss things and move on. And that’s how it’s been this time.
Veteran race broadcaster Bob Varsha leads a team of 10 on-air personalities and analysts as FOX Sports delivers live multi-platform coverage of the 82nd running of the iconic 24 Hours of Le Mans from famed Circuit de la Sarthe in France, beginning June 14.
FOX Sports opens the first of five live coverage segments at 8:30 a.m. ET, with Varsha serving as host and lead play-by-play announcer for the marathon coverage of the world’s most famous sports car endurance race.
Jenson Button insists that he intends to race on in 2015, but adds that it’s too early to be finalizing a deal with McLaren.
Inevitably there has been speculation about Button stepping aside, possibly to make way for protege Stoffel Vandoorne – although Fernando Alonso’s name continues to be linked to a return to the team.
Germany’s Bild newspaper claims the reigning Formula 1 World Champion team, Red Bull Racing, is alleged to have tested indoors at the Austrian company AVL’s rolling road facility in Graz, Austria.
A six-day test, involving Red Bull’s troubled engine supplier Renault, reportedly occurred between the last preseason track test in Bahrain and the start of the season in Australia.