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Wolff urges Merc to ‘stay humble’

19 days 18 hours ago

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Mercedes motorsport boss Toto Wolff says the team are ready to "start from zero again" following their 2017 success, adding they won't underestimate their... read more »

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Grosjean predicts midfield shake-up for 2018

20 days 15 hours ago

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Romain Grosjean thinks that a "super strong" McLaren and a fast-developing Renault both have the ability to ruffle a few feathers in the 2018 season. The post... read more »

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Finally! Raikkonen joins social media

20 days 16 hours ago

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It turns out we had to wait an awful long time for the highlight of 2017, but it's finally here... read more »

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Hamilton: ‘Verstappen can be title contender’

20 days 16 hours ago

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Lewis Hamilton believes Max Verstappen can turn from rising young star into title contender, but has another top three in mind for the battle at the top next season. The post... read more »

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McLaren: Papaya switch is ‘very possible’

21 days 13 hours ago

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McLaren racing director Eric Boullier has said the team are "seriously considering" changing to a papaya orange livery next season. The post McLaren: Papaya switch is... read more »

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Marko: ‘Max not favoured at Red Bull’

21 days 15 hours ago

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Red Bull advisor Dr Helmut Marko has stressed that there is equal treatment between Max Verstappen and Daniel Ricciardo. The post Marko: ‘Max not favoured at Red Bull’ appeared... read more »

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Steiner: Haas have given hope to new teams

21 days 15 hours ago

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Haas F1 boss Guenther Steiner believes the American outfit have shown that new teams can still survive and prosper in Formula 1. The post Steiner: Haas have given hope to new... read more »

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Horner eyes ‘early’ Ricciardo resolution

21 days 16 hours ago

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Red Bull team principal Christian Horner is hoping that Daniel Ricciardo can be convinced to re-sign with the team in the "early" part of 2018. The post Horner eyes... read more »

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Mercedes ‘wanted’ to supply McLaren

21 days 16 hours ago

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Mercedes boss Toto Wolff has confirmed that the Silver Arrows did hold talks with McLaren over supplying them with engines - but the deal was taking too much time to complete.... read more »

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Hamilton rates W08 as ‘toughest’ car

22 days 13 hours ago

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Lewis Hamilton believes Mercedes' 2017 title-winning car was the "toughest" car to understand as it was "tricky getting it to work". The post Hamilton... read more »

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Boullier: Alonso felt humiliated by Honda woes

22 days 14 hours ago

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Eric Boullier says Fernando Alonso felt "sad, humiliated and frustrated" when he it became clear that Honda's engine performance deteriorated over the winter.... read more »

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Wolff urges Williams to develop ‘next superstar’

22 days 16 hours ago

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Toto Wolff feels Williams should hire one of the "really bright talented kids" to partner Lance Stroll next season, but says he is aware of the "financial... read more »

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Hamilton apologises after Snapchat video

22 days 17 hours ago

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Four-time World Champion Lewis Hamilton took to Twitter on Boxing Day to apologise after he came under fire for chastising his young nephew for wearing a princess dress. The... read more »

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Merry Christmas from Planet F1!

26 days 16 hours ago

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It’s the most wonderful time of the year, which to us means scoffing our faces to the point where we cannot move from sofa… But, fear not, if want to get away from the in-laws... read more »

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Formula 1 drivers take part in Secret Santa

26 days 16 hours ago

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Formula 1 drivers were able to get their hands on some early Christmas presents as they took part in a Secret Santa... read more »

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Hamilton: Bottas ‘will keep me on my toes’

26 days 16 hours ago

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Lewis Hamilton is ready to face a new and improved Valtteri Bottas in 2018 and feels his team-mate has adapted well to life at Mercedes. The post Hamilton: Bottas ‘will keep me... read more »

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K-Mag rules out Daytona 24 appearance

26 days 16 hours ago

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Kevin Magnussen has said that talks to appear in the Daytona 24 Hours next month have fallen through and Le Mans is also not on the agenda for 2018. The post K-Mag rules out... read more »

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Ocon sought Mercedes advice over Perez

26 days 16 hours ago

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Esteban Ocon has revealed that he asked Mercedes for advice on how to deal with his team-mate Sergio Perez. The post Ocon sought Mercedes advice over Perez appeared first on... read more »

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Renault: Sirotkin deserves Formula 1 chance

27 days 15 hours ago

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Renault boss Cyril Abiteboul believes Sergey Sirotkin would be deserving of a seat in Formula 1 if Williams decide to choose him for the 2018 season. The post Renault: Sirotkin... read more »

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Lowe explains Massa’s Williams departure

27 days 16 hours ago

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Williams' chief technical officer Paddy Lowe has revealed Felipe Massa was seeking assurances over 2018 too early for the team to commit to him. The post Lowe explains... read more »

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McLaren ‘absolutely’ open to Honda return

27 days 16 hours ago

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The ink has barely dried on their divorce papers, but McLaren would happily return to Honda in the future and race with them again. The post McLaren ‘absolutely’ open to Honda... read more »

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Lauda: Red Bull overpaid for Verstappen

27 days 16 hours ago

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Mercedes' non-executive chairman Niki Lauda believes Red Bull have fallen for Max Verstappen's negotiation tactics and paid too much to retain him. The post Lauda:... read more »

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Best of Pit Chat part 2: Alonso’s iconic image

27 days 16 hours ago

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The second part of the best of Pit Chat sees Fernando Alonso dust off the deckchair, Kevin Magnussen and Nico Hulkenberg's slanging match and Kimi Raikkonen uninviting... read more »

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Rosberg back in Formula 1…as a pundit

28 days 13 hours ago

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Nico Rosberg could not stay away from Formula 1 for too long as he is replacing Niki Lauda as a regular pundit for German broadcaster RTL next season. The post Rosberg back in... read more »

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FIA reveal stricter practice requirements

28 days 13 hours ago

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The FIA has introduced a new, stricter system for drivers to acquire a free practice licence which means younger drivers will have to wait longer to get Formula 1 experience.... read more »