Mercedes seeking answers to hypersoft struggles before Canada

The new Pirelli compound was introduced in Monaco, and will be used again in Montreal. Lewis Hamilton and Valtteri Bottas struggled more than their main rivals on the new tyre, to the extent that the team even tried to get them through Q2 on the ultrasoft, so that they wouldn’t have to use the softest compound in the race. That tactic didn’t work, and both drivers suffered extensive ... Keep reading