5 talking points ahead of the Monaco Grand Prix

The Formula One paddock parks up on the French Riviera this week for the Monaco Grand Prix.

Lewis Hamilton holds a seven-point lead over Mercedes team-mate Valtteri Bottas in the world championship, while their Mercedes team is 96 points ahead of Ferrari in the constructors’ standings.

Here, Press Association looks at the key talking points ahead of the sixth round of the season.

The race on Monte Carlo’s famous streets will be played out against the backdrop of...
source: Lancashire Telegraph

2019-05-22 14:44
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