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Brendon Leigh wins first-ever Formula One eSports Championship

10 days 23 hours ago

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The first ever Formula One eSports Championship has been won by British sim-racing driver Brendon Leigh after an exciting final in Abu Dhabi. read more »

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Aston Martin would be bucking the trend to enter F1 - Professor Mark Jenkins

11 days 26 minutes ago

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Professor Mark Jenkins says that Aston Martin's announcement to potentially enter Formula 1 in the near future, is a curious one. read more »

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Nelson Piquet to receive honour at Autosport Awards 2017

11 days 2 hours ago

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Three-time F1 world champion Nelson Piquet will receive the Gregor Grant Award at this year's Autosport Awards. read more »

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“The pace was pretty good” – Lando Norris

11 days 6 hours ago

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The McLaren reserve driver speaks about the final day of Pirelli's Abu Dhabi tyre test. read more »

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Valtteri Bottas ‘could feel the difference’ between 2017 and 2018 F1 tyre compounds

11 days 15 hours ago

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The Finn ended the day second fastest, but was content with the feel of the new tyre compounds. read more »

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Stoffel Vandoorne praises “productive” final test day

11 days 22 hours ago

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The Belgian ended the final post-season tyre test in eighth for McLaren Honda, despite a crash breaking up his day. read more »

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F1 shark fin fades back into obscurity in 2018

12 days 4 hours ago

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The shark fin will not feature on a Formula 1 car in 2018, as a ruling was made this week to remove it. read more »

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Hartley “overdue a holiday” after seven-week marathon

12 days 4 hours ago

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Kiwi Hartley looking forward to having some time away from motor racing after taking part in both Formula 1 and FIA WEC recently. read more »

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Sauber team up with Alfa Romeo in 2018

12 days 5 hours ago

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The Sauber F1 Team have entered into a multi-year deal which will see Alfa Romeo become their title sponsor in 2018. read more »

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Famous F1 Team fallouts

12 days 5 hours ago

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Last May’s Monaco Grand Prix Kimi Raikkonen felt that his team had interfered in order to let Sebastian Vettel win the race. Here on The Checkered Flag we reported that... read more »

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Force India’s Nikita Mazepin “Satisfied” With Post-Season Test at Abu Dhabi

12 days 15 hours ago

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Nikita Mazepin said he is satisfied with the work he has achieved with Sahara Force India F1 Team at the post-Abu Dhabi Grand Prix test read more »

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Lewis Hamilton Impressed With New Hypersoft Tyre at Abu Dhabi Test

12 days 15 hours ago

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Mercedes AMG Petronas' Lewis Hamilton says that the new Hypersoft tyre he tested at the post-Abu Dhabi test is the best tyre Pirelli have made so far read more »

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Pirelli’s Mario Isola: “No Surprises” Over One Stops at Abu Dhabi GP

12 days 16 hours ago

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Pirelli's Mario Isola says that there were no surprises over team's making the one stop strategy option for the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix read more »

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Marcus Ericsson: “It was a difficult race”

12 days 16 hours ago

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Ericsson finished the final race of the season in seventeenth after struggling with the balance of the car throughout the early stages of the Grand Prix. read more »

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Kevin Magnussen: So near, yet so far

12 days 17 hours ago

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Kevin Magnussen has eruditely reflected on his debut season with the Haas F1 Team, reasonably satisfied with his year as a whole, but disappointed that the team couldn’t... read more »

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Pierre Gasly: “I pushed too much”

12 days 19 hours ago

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Scuderia Toro Rosso's Pierre Gasly rues a mistake in the final race of the 2017 season. read more »

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Paddy Lowe: “It was a tough race with some very competitive racing”

12 days 22 hours ago

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Williams Martini Racing chief technical officer Paddy Lowe shed light on a contrasting Abu Dhabi Grand Prix for the teams drivers read more »

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Pascal Wehrlein “had fun in the race” that Could be his Last in Formula 1

12 days 22 hours ago

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The Sauber driver once again outperformed his teammate and secured 14th place at the Yas Marina Circuit, but it could still spell a premature end to the German protege's... read more »

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Robert Kubica completes first Abu Dhabi test with Williams

12 days 23 hours ago

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As he searches for a way back into Formula 1, the Pole completed 100 laps in a promising test in Abu Dhabi. read more »

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Haas have “learned a lot” in second F1 season – Romain Grosjean

12 days 23 hours ago

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The Frenchman looks back at a frustrating Abu Dhabi Grand Prix and an important season for Haas. read more »

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Robert Fernley: Double points finish a “nice end to the season”

13 days 2 hours ago

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Force India's Deputy Team Principal looks back on the team's most successful season yet. read more »

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Kimi Raikkonen bemoans fuel saving mission in Abu Dhabi

13 days 2 hours ago

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Finishing the final race of the season in a distant fourth, the Finn was annoyed at the need to save fuel throughout the race. read more »

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2017 Abu Dhabi Grand Prix: Analysis – Playing the Logo Game

13 days 2 hours ago

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Analysis of the 2017 Abu Dhabi Grand Prix which saw Valtteri Bottas claim his third victory and F1 reveal its brand new logo. read more »

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Lance Stroll: “Nothing worked this weekend”

13 days 2 hours ago

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Canadian rookie Stroll completed his maiden Formula 1 season with a forgettable Abu Dhabi Grand Prix read more »

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Felipe Massa: “I am really proud of everything I have achieved”

13 days 2 hours ago

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Veteran Brazilian Massa bowed out of Formula 1 with a 10th place finish in the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix read more »