F1 Gossip

2024 Formula 1

Bahrain International Circuit in Sakhir

• 21-23 February 2024: Pre-season Testing:

• February 29 – March 02 2024: Bahrain Grand Prix

♖ Sergio Perez will join a team in the brand-new electric speedboat racing series with Team Mexico.

♖ Martin Brundle says there is no guarantee that Andretti’s entry into Formula 1

♖ Max Verstappen was voted ‘Driver of the Year’ by his fellow F1 drivers, except Lewis Hamilton.

♖ Guenther Steiner, Haas team principal, would love to see Charles Leclerc succeed Max Verstappen as Formula 1 world champion.

♖ Sergio Perez is entering the final year of his current Red Bull contract.

♖ Toto Wolff has great confidence that 17-year-old Kimi Antonelli, one of Mercedes’s young prospects, maybe Mercedes’s next great hope.

♖ Lewis Hamilton is the second-highest F1 driver.

♖ Hamilton’s salary for 2023 was £43.3 million, but Mercedes did not pay him a bonus.

♖ Max Verstappen refuses to watch a new F1 film produced by Lewis Hamilton and starring Brad Pitt.

♖ Verstappen sponsored the Ferrari 293 GT this year with his father, Jos, and driver, Thierry Vermuelen.

♖ December 29, 2023, is the 10th anniversary of the skiing accident that changed Michael Schumacher’s life.

♖ The New Year Honours see Christian Horner made an OBE