Mercedes making domination exciting

Mercedes making domination exciting

Will Mercedes' domination make F1 2014 dull? Not when its rivals are so far behind that its drivers can still afford to race each other, says JONATHAN NOBLE

Seems it's all over bar the shouting. Pending an unexpected mid-season rules change to hinder it, a tremendous dose of bad luck or a baffling bit of self-destruction, Mercedes is well on its way to the 2014 Formula 1 world championship.

The team's rivals can dream of finding the gains needed to overhaul it, and the German car manufacturer's top brass can talk of being cautious because nothing is won yet, but let's get realistic here.

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