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2018 regulation changes made car design “harder and harder” for Mercedes says Hamilton

2 days 18 hours ago

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The 2017 world champion criticises the key rule changes for the 2018 season, but says he has faith in Mercedes. read more »

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McLaren’s Tim Goss – the biggest challenge was to create the chassis to accommodate the halo.

2 days 20 hours ago

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The creation of a chassis that could accommodate the halo has been challenging for the teams. read more »

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Mercedes reveal W09 EQ Power+ at Silverstone

2 days 20 hours ago

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World Champions Mercedes have unveiled their 2018 car at a blustery Silverstone. read more »

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Ross Brawn Hopes F1 can Ditch DRS, but Accepts it’s not “In the Near Future”

2 days 23 hours ago

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Ross Brawn hopes that cars will develop past the need for DRS, though admits that's not likely any time soon. read more »

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Claire Williams: “It’s going to be incredibly challenging this year”

2 days 23 hours ago

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Claire Williams knows that 2018 will be a challenging year for the team, but is adamant that they must not drop below fifth. read more »

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McLaren’s Zak Brown Says Negotiations for Future of F1 will be “Turbulent”

3 days 31 minutes ago

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Zak Brown wants Formula 1's rules beyond 2021 to be set out as soon as possible, to help current and potential new teams plan ahead read more »

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McLaren Agree Deal to bring Petrobras Back into Formula 1

3 days 1 hour ago

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McLaren and Petrobras will form a new technical partnership from 2019, with the oil company providing the Formula 1 team with specialist fuel and engine lubricants. read more »

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Kubica Admits he was 'Almost Convinced' he would Race in 2018

3 days 2 hours ago

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Robert Kubica believed he would be racing in 2018, only for Williams to chose Sergey Sirotkin for the last available seat on the grid. read more »

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Red Bull Toro Rosso Honda Reveal First Image of STR13 at Wet Misano

3 days 12 hours ago

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In a shake-down at Misano, Brendon Hartley gave the STR13 its first outing on Wednesday. read more »

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Latifi and Mazepin join Force India testing line-up

3 days 21 hours ago

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GP3 driver Nikita Mazepin and Formula 2 star Nicholas Latifi are part of Force India's four driver test line-up for the first winter test in Barcelona. read more »

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Renault Sport president Stoll optimistic for 2018

4 days 11 hours ago

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Jérôme Stoll says that Renault are on track to improve on their 2017 season, and will soon be able to challenge for race wins. read more »

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Carlos Sainz Jr. looking forward to “exciting season” with Renault

4 days 11 hours ago

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The on-loan Spaniard is pleased with Renault's work over the winter period. read more »

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Third driver role will help continue my development says Jack Aitken

4 days 16 hours ago

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The ART Grand Prix and Renault Sport Academy driver speaks about his new role for the 2018 season. read more »

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Artem Markelov announced as Renault development driver

4 days 17 hours ago

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Artem Markelov has been announced as the Renault Sport F1 Team's test and development driver and is set to conduct simulator duties around another F2 campaign with Russian... read more »

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“Put me in the car” – Hülkenberg issues battle cry

4 days 17 hours ago

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Nico Hülkenberg talks about his and Renault's desire to improve in 2018. read more »

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Helmut Marko – Mercedes could have a bigger advantage in 2018

4 days 17 hours ago

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Helmut Marko remains concerned that a power deficit could prove critical for Red Bull's 2018 title hopes, amid fears that Mercedes could actually extend its power unit... read more »

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Renault launch new R.S.18 in online reveal

4 days 17 hours ago

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Renault have revealed their car for the 2018 Formula 1 season, the sleek R.S.18. read more »

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C37 “Different Car Philosophy” Compare to C36 – Sauber’s Jörg Zander

4 days 20 hours ago

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Alfa Romeo Sauber F1 Team's Technical Director Jörg Zander says the new C37 has a different car philosophy compare to 2017's C36. The new Sauber will feature a modern... read more »

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Frederic Vassuer Sets “Clear Aim” For Sauber With The C37

4 days 20 hours ago

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Alfa Romeo Sauber F1 Team boss Frederic Vassuer says the team has a clear aim of catching up with the field and to continue to improve their performance over the 2018 season,... read more »

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Alfa Romeo Sauber Reveal 2018 Formula 1 car – The C37

4 days 21 hours ago

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Alfa Romeo Sauber F1 Team have become the latest team to release their 2018 Formula 1 car with the C37. The new Swiss car will mark Alfa Romeo's return to F1 in over 30... read more »

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Valtteri Bottas Not Interested In Triple Crown Bid

4 days 22 hours ago

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The three-time grand prix winner says he'd rather focus on Formula 1 than emulate Fernando Alonso's quest for motor racing's triple crown. read more »

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Race Driver Feedback Beneficial to Pirelli during Tyre Tests – Isola

4 days 23 hours ago

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Pirelli feel they benefit more from the feedback from race drivers during their tyre tests than they do with young or test drivers. read more »

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Sochi Bosses Looking at Ways to Improve Overtaking Opportunities

5 days 1 minute ago

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Following four years of relatively unspectacular racing, the new owners of the Sochi Autodrom are looking into ways of adapting the track to make more opportunities for overtaking. read more »

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Hülkenberg Accepts Renault May Need Two of Three Years to Reach F1 Peak

5 days 31 minutes ago

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The German feels Renault may be two or three years away from being good enough to run at the front of the pack. read more »

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Chase Carey Discusses Future F1 Plans At BHMSE Conference

5 days 1 hour ago

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Formula 1's CEO and Chairman Chase Carey appeared at the 2018 BHMSE Conference in Baku and revealed his plans on making the sport and the promoters work together to... read more »