Mercedes showed just what they were made of by turning their disappointment results in Monaco into a strong 1-2 finish in Canada.
2017 Formula 1 Canadian Grand Prix – Circuit Gilles Villeneuve
A lot of fuss was made post-race about Force India’s apparent lack of ambition after team orders to allow Esteban Ocon to pass Sergio Perez and attack Daniel Ricciardo were not enforced.
Seven races without points has left both Fernando Alonso and McLaren frustrated, but the relationship between the two parties remains strong.
Daniel Ricciardo believes Red Bull Racing have overcome their tricky start to the 2017 Formula 1 season, with feedback and data now correlating.
Red Bull boss Christian Horner believes Force India will not be a threat to his team at every race this season, feeling the less power-dependent circuits will suit his team better.
Zak Brown is extremely frustrated at the current engine situation with Honda, and says McLaren cannot keep doing this.
Guenther Steiner is not happy with the excuse given by Carlos Sainz Jr, for the Canadian GP crash he caused.
Neither Daniil Kvyat nor Carlos Sainz Jr were able to finish the Canadian Grand Prix on Sunday, much to the disappointment of Toro Rosso Team Principal Tost.
Carlos Sainz Jr’s Canadian Grand Prix ended at turn three on the opening lap, with the Spaniard saying he did not see Romain Grosjean in his mirrors just before the two hit each other.
Scoring points for the first time in his Formula 1 career will give Lance Stroll confidence moving forward, according to Williams’ Paddy Lowe.
The Brazilian was eliminated from the Canadian Grand Prix on Sunday after an out of control Carlos Sainz Jr collected him on the run down to turn three on lap one.
Red Bull’s Team Principal praised Daniel Ricciardo for finishing third in Canada, but rued Max Verstappen’s early retirement when on course for an even better result.
A superb start from Max Verstappen moved him from fifth to second, but an energy store issue saw him retire after just ten laps at the Circuit Gilles Villeneuve.
The Russian saw another chance of points disappear thanks to a penalty at the Circuit Gilles Villeneuve, while issues in his final pit stop ended his afternoon completely.
More mechanical woe hit Honda and McLaren in Canada, with Fernando Alonso losing tenth place with just two laps to go thanks to a power unit failure.