F1 Gossip


Las Vegas GP

Date: Sunday, 19 November

Track: Las Vegas Strip Circuit

♖ Lando Norris backed to beat Verstappen in Las Vegas.

♖ Toto Wolff has placed a ban on his Mercedes team regarding visiting a casino whilst in Las Vegas.

♖ Lewis Hamilton has missed out on his £15 million World Champion bonus for the second season in a row.

♖ F1 drivers offered ‘free sex’ by Las Vegas brothel workers.

♖ Christian Horner has revealed that he sees Lando Norris as the biggest threat.

♖ Michael Schumacher documentary scheduled for later in the year,

♖ Las Vegas’s cold weather may make getting the tyres to optimal temperatures difficult.

♖ Red Bull’s strengthened ties with AlphaTauri emerge in a new report.

♖ F1 apologises to Las Vegas for Grand Prix disruption.

♖ FIA president Mohammed Ben Sulayem has insisted that Andretti’s Formula 1 bid is ‘good for the sport’.

♖ Lewis Hamilton says he expects a ‘wild’ weekend at the Las Vegas Grand Prix.

♖ Jenson Button is optimistic that Red Bull won’t dominate the sport again next season.

♖ General Motors will supply the Andretti Cadillac F1 entry, but not until 2028, meaning Andretti, if successful, will need an interim engine supplier from 2026.

♖ This is the first time in 41 years that Las Vegas will hold an F1.

♖ Formula One purchased a 39-acre site near ‘The Las Vegas Strip’ to build pit and paddock facilities.